1. UFC Fight Night Boston: 3 Fights to Make for Dennis Siver

    Boston was home to UFC Fight Night 59 on Sunday night, and it was full of great fights. The main event featured Dennis Siver and Conor McGregor in a pivotal featherweight feature...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 6 months ago 1,018 reads 1 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night Boston: 3 Fights to Make for Benson Henderson

    Sunday night played host to UFC Fight Night 59 in Boston. The card, headlined by Conor McGregor and Dennis Siver , was stacked with talent and generally seemed to entertain all who watched...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 6 months ago 9,807 reads 15 comments

  3. Donald Cerrone vs. Benson Henderson III: What We Learned from Lightweight Tilt

    UFC Fight Night 59 in Boston was home to a co-main event that was a trilogy, as former WEC fighters-turned-current UFC contenders Donald Cerrone and Benson Henderson collided...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 6 months ago 10,406 reads 40 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 59 Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC returns this weekend on Fox Sports 1, as UFC Fight Night 59 rolls into Boston. Headlined by one of the hottest fighters in the world, the card is deep with talent and should pull in some solid TV numbers...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 6 months ago 5,456 reads 2 comments

  5. UFC Fight Night 59: 4 Reasons to Watch McGregor vs. Siver Fight Card

    The UFC returns this Sunday with a great free TV card, as UFC Fight Night 59 comes live from Fox Sports 1. Coming to you from Boston, the card is stacked with talent and should fulfill your desire for great fights this weekend...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 6 months ago 17,986 reads 36 comments

  6. MMA in 2014: The Top 5 Female Fighters

    Women's MMA took a giant step forward in 2014, whether it was because there were a record number of fights, the re-inclusion of women in Bellator or The Ultimate Fighter 20 crowning a UFC strawweight champion...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 6 months ago 11,428 reads 31 comments

  7. MMA in 2014: The Top 10 Submissions

    Folks, it was a good year for finishes in MMA . This was especially the case for submissions, as audiences were dazzled by some awesome finishes on the ground...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 6 months ago 11,126 reads 19 comments

  8. The Beaten Path: Top 25 MMA Prospects for 2015, Part 1

    Another year, another set of potential big-show prospects are ready to make a run in a sport that has a seemingly endless supply of up-and-comers who keep promotions strong and stacked with talent...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 6 months ago 34,414 reads 35 comments

  9. UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier Main Card B/R Staff Predictions

    A new year, the same crew. Bleacher Report is back in 2015 to guide you through the main cards of UFC events throughout the year. We kick things off with Saturday's UFC 182 , which is likely the most anticipated main event since Anderson Silva vs...

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  10. UFC 182 Fight Card: 3 Fighters Who Can Make a Name for Themselves

    UFC 182 is set to be one of the company's biggest events in a long time. It boasts a championship main event between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier that is probably the biggest in the division because of the stakes, bitterness and challenge for Jones..

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 6 months ago 4,815 reads 2 comments

  11. UFC 182 Preliminary Card Predictions

    It's a new year, but it's the same old predictions. Yes, I return in 2015 with the preliminary card predictions. First up is UFC 182 , which is headlined by bitter rivals Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 6 months ago 4,574 reads 4 comments

  12. UFC 182: 4 Reasons to Watch Jones vs. Cormier Fight Card

    The wait is finally over. The biggest fight that should have taken place in 2013 will kick things off for the UFC in 2015. I of course am referring to Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 6 months ago 7,904 reads 22 comments

  13. MMA in 2014: The Worst Robberies

    It was a long, crazy year of fights in mixed marital arts. Simply put, 2014 was busy and had no shortage of decisions left in the hands of the judges. Most of the time, the judges got it right...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 6 months ago 21,092 reads 82 comments

  14. 5 Pro Wrestling Stars We'd Like to See Follow CM Punk into MMA

    CM Punk is in the UFC whether you like it or not. This is true, and whether you agree or disagree with it, it will draw eyes and money. There's no secret that the WWE is bigger than the UFC...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 6 months ago 74,137 reads 83 comments

  15. Lyoto Machida vs. CB Dollaway: What We Learned from Middleweight Tilt

    The end of 2014 saw the UFC close out the year in Brazil live on Fox Sports 1. The card, which was headlined by former UFC light heavyweight champ Lyoto Machida and CB Dollaway, ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 7 months ago 20,179 reads 38 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 58: 3 Fights to Make for Renan Barao

    The UFC closed out its 2014 in Brazil, as UFC Fight Night 58 aired Saturday night. Headlined by middleweight contenders Lyoto Machida and CB Dollaway, the card was heavy on Brazilian talent and up-and-comers...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 7 months ago 12,003 reads 54 comments

  17. UFC Fight Night 58 Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC is closing out its 2014 in Brazil with UFC Fight Night 58. Live on Saturday, the card boasts a main event with a former UFC champion and a rising middleweight contender...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 7 months ago 3,249 reads 2 comments

  18. TUF 20 Finale Stock Report

    The Ultimate Fighter 20 is in the books, and the UFC has a new strawweight champion. The live finale followed up a long season full of fights, cattiness and the emergence of new players at 115 pounds...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 7 months ago 4,140 reads 17 comments

  19. 3 Strawweights Who Could Challenge New Champ Carla Esparza

    Over the weekend, the UFC crowned a new champion at 115 pounds following a tournament on Season 20 of The Ultimate Fighter. That woman was Carla Esparza , who is the first-ever female strawweight champion...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 7 months ago 5,756 reads 21 comments

  20. UFC on Fox 13 Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC returns with a doubleheader this week that will crown a champion and potentially put a heavyweight in the title picture. In all, it should be a great weekend...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 7 months ago 2,413 reads 0 comments

  21. TUF 20 Finale Preliminary Card Predictions

    The show is over, the bracket has been busted and finals are set. That's right, The Ultimate Fighter 20 is over, and it's time to crown a new champion...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 7 months ago 3,877 reads 6 comments

  22. Invicta 10 Preview and Predictions

    The women are back at it this weekend, as Invicta 10 airs live on Fight Pass for the third time. Live from Houston on Friday, the card has a title fight and a bevy of other top female fighters from different weight classes...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 7 months ago 1,669 reads 4 comments

  23. The Ultimate Fighter 20 Recap, Episode 11: 2 Fights Set Up Semifinals

    The Ultimate Fighter 20 returned to the air Wednesday night, as the show still had two fights to sort out in the quarterfinals. The winners would come one step closer to becoming a UFC champion...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 7 months ago 6,823 reads 32 comments

  24. UFC 181 Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC is back on Saturday with a return to pay-per-view. Headlined by two title fights, UFC 181 promises to be one of the biggest cards of the year...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 7 months ago 5,608 reads 4 comments

  25. UFC 181's Ashlee Evans-Smith: Just Happy to Be Fighting Again

    It's felt like a long time, but Ashlee Evans-Smith is back in action. It's not for World Series of Fighting, her former home, but with her new promotion the UFC...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 7 months ago 3,062 reads 0 comments