1. TUF 21 American Top Team vs. Blackzilians: Episode 1 Recap and Results

    The Ultimate Fighter returned with its 21st season of the long-running reality TV series Wednesday night with the first episode...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 4 months ago 10,148 reads 22 comments

  2. UFC 186 Preliminary Card Predictions

    The busy UFC schedule continues this weekend and marks the promotion's return to Montreal. UFC 186 comes live Saturday night with a title bout and several other intriguing feature bouts...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 4 months ago 3,025 reads 13 comments

  3. Invicta 12's Maureen Riordon: Looking Forward to 1st-Ever Grudge Match

    The sport of MMA is crazy. One minute, you are close with people in the sport—casual acquaintances or even the best of friends. The next minute, there's a falling-out, and things get chippy...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 4 months ago 4,969 reads 3 comments

  4. Invicta 12's Lacey Schuckman: Looking to Settle in at 115

    Life on the MMA regional scene can be tough. Paychecks are unpredictable, fights can be hard to come by, and you're not always fighting the most legit talents around...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 1,570 reads 6 comments

  5. UFC on Fox 15 Results: 3 Fights to Make for Ovince Saint Preux

    The UFC's light heavyweight division is shallow in terms of capable bodies, so every win is huge. That can especially be said about Ovince Saint Preux 's performance Saturday night...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 7,157 reads 30 comments

  6. UFC on Fox 15 Results: 3 Fights to Make for Paige VanZant

    Saturday night was a coming-out party for one of the hottest up-and-coming fighters in the women's strawweight division...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 7,260 reads 18 comments

  7. Invicta 12's Latoya Walker: A Force to Be Reckoned With

    The women’s featherweight division is currently suffering from a lack of star power. Outside of the legendary Cris “Cyborg” Justino and pioneer Marloes Coenen ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 1,868 reads 4 comments

  8. Invicta 12's Raquel Pa'aluhi: Representing the Warrior Spirit of Hawaii

    When you think of hotspots currently gracing the world of mixed martial arts, some of the big places are the Russian Caucasus, Poland, Ireland and Mexico. MMA is exploding there, leading to an increase in interest and prospects for the sport...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 10,278 reads 19 comments

  9. Previewing the Favorites, Dark Horses of TUF 21: ATT vs. Blackzilians

    The Ultimate Fighter returns this month with its 21st installment of the long-running series. The show changes up its format for this season, as it goes with a gym vs. gym layout that should be a nice shakeup to the series...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 8,534 reads 12 comments

  10. UFC on Fox 15 Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC is extremely busy in 2015, and that hectic schedule continues this weekend in New Jersey. On Saturday, UFC on Fox 15 will go down with a stacked card from top to bottom...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 5,007 reads 12 comments

  11. 7 Female Athletes Who Should Pursue MMA

    The sport of women's MMA is a young one, much comparable to MMA when Royce Gracie dominated with the art of Brazilian jiu-jitsu early on for the men...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 79,012 reads 49 comments

  12. UFC Fight Night Krakow: 3 Fights for Mirko Cro Cop to Take Next

    UFC Fight Night 64 came live to us on Saturday via UFC Fight Pass and was the first event to took place in Poland. The card was critically panned during the lead-up and throughout the actual event, but one man garnered a positive reception regardless...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 19,170 reads 91 comments

  13. UFC Fight Night 64 Results: The Real Winners & Losers

    The UFC made its first trip to Poland ever, as UFC Fight Night 64 took place Saturday morning and afternoon. Live on Fight Pass, the bout was headlined by a heavyweight scrap between Mirko Cro Cop and Gabriel Gonzaga...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 19,910 reads 36 comments

  14. Mirko Cro Cop vs Gabriel Gonzaga 2: What We Learned from UFC Fight Night 64 Tilt

    On Saturday, the UFC made its debut in Poland with UFC Fight Night 64. Heavy on European talent, the card had 12 bouts, most of which included Polish fighters. The main event was a rematch between Mirko Cro Cop and Gabriel Gonzaga...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 11,378 reads 30 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 64: B/R Staff Main Card Predictions

    The UFC is busy in 2015, and that continues this weekend, as the UFC comes to you live from Poland for the first time. UFC Fight Night 64, which is heavy on European talent, will feature a headlining rematch between Mirko Cro Cop and Gabriel Gonzaga...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 10,679 reads 25 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 64 Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC continues its hectic schedule this weekend, as the Octagon touches down in Poland for the first time in company history. Headlined by a heavyweight rematch, the card hosts a bevy of European talent...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 5,959 reads 2 comments

  17. Bellator 136: Main Card Preview and Predictions

    Bellator continues its show under the reign of Scott Coker , as Bellator 136 airs live this weekend. Bolstered by a lightweight title tilt, the card has some big names and should pull some good ratings...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 3,442 reads 2 comments

  18. WSOF 20: Main Card Preview and Predictions

    There is a busy MMA weekend afoot, with the Big Three all holding show this weekend. One of those big three is World Series of Fighting, which comes to us with its 20th show on NBC Sports on Friday...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 3,717 reads 2 comments

  19. Previewing the Favorites, Dark Horses of TUF Brazil 4

    The UFC continues its tradition of provided the great MMA country of Brazil with another season of The Ultimate Fighter , starting on April 6...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 2,781 reads 2 comments

  20. UFC Fight Night 63: Preliminary Card Predictions

    On Saturday, the UFC returns from a weekend off with a matinee card, as UFC Fight 63 touches down in Virginia. Headlined by Chad Mendes vs...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 3,566 reads 7 comments

  21. The Beaten Path: 5 MMA Prospects to Watch in April

    Whether the UFC is running shows or taking the weekend off, the MMA world is constantly turning. Prospects are gaining experience and looking to make a name for themselves, with their ultimate goal of making the major leagues...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 10,678 reads 11 comments

  22. Bellator 135: Main Card Preview and Predictions

    The UFC is off this weekend, which means the rest of the MMA world will be fighting for viewers and ratings. This includes Bellator, which airs a title fight in the main event of its Bellator 135 card this weekend...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 2,870 reads 4 comments

  23. Latest Dark-Horse UFC Fighter in Each Weight Class

    The UFC is crawling with contenders and top fighters everywhere you look, which is what you'd expect from the biggest and best promotion in the world of MMA ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 16,040 reads 35 comments

  24. The MMA Outreach: 15 Fighters the UFC Should Sign from Russia

    Mixed martial arts is spreading like wildfire, and it's evident in the UFC's expansion throughout the world. Not long ago, MMA had a couple of main hot spots in the United States, Brazil and Japan, among other places...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 6 months ago 17,283 reads 11 comments

  25. The MMA Outreach: 4 Fighters from Mexico the UFC Should Sign

    Mixed martial arts is spreading like wildfire, and it's evident in the UFC's expansion throughout the world. Not long ago, MMA had a couple of main hot spots in the United States, Brazil and Japan, among other places...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 6 months ago 7,955 reads 27 comments