1. Ariel Helwani Removed from Showtime's Conor McGregor-Floyd Mayweather Coverage

    As Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor start the hype for their Aug. 26 showdown, MMA journalist Ariel Helwani will not be covering the proceedings for Showtime...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 days ago 78,378 reads 0 comments

  2. UFC Loses Best Fighter Yet to Free Agency as Bellator Signs Away Gegard Mousasi

    Bellator MMA has been scooping up UFC fighters left and right over the last two years, but they just pulled off their biggest roster move to date...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 12 days ago 23,192 reads 0 comments

  3. Dana White vs. Amanda Nunes: Was Dana Right to Bury the Champ for Withdrawal?

    Hours before Saturday's UFC 213, the unthinkable happened. Amanda Nunes, the UFC women's bantamweight champion and the A-side to the show's main event contest, was pulled from the card...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 12 days ago 36,452 reads 0 comments

  4. Nate Diaz Posts Instagram of Himself Slapping Conor McGregor and Dana White

    UFC star Nate Diaz took to Instagram on Monday, posting an image of himself slapping UFC President Dana White and rival Conor McGregor...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 12 days ago 61,392 reads 0 comments

  5. UFC 214: Daniel Cormier vs. Jon Jones 2, Full Card Preview and Predictions

    UFC 213 is over. Now all eyes turn to the blockbuster UFC 214 on July 29 in Anaheim, California. To say UFC 214 is the biggest card of 2017 thus far would be an understatement...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 12 days ago 33,081 reads 0 comments

  6. Yoel Romero's Reaction to Michael Bisping's Ripping Up Cuban Flag Was Terrifying

    There was a bit of controversy Saturday night during the UFC 213 main event bout between Robert Whittaker and Yoel Romero. Not because of the fight, mind you...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 13 days ago 35,331 reads 0 comments

  7. Amanda Nunes Reveals 'Chronic Sinusitis' Led to Cancellation of UFC 213 Fight

    UFC bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes has taken to social media to explain her dropping out of her UFC 213 fight with Valentina Shevchenko, revealing she suffers from chronic sinusitis...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 13 days ago 76,236 reads 0 comments

  8. Michael Bisping Challenges Robert Whittaker to Unify Belt: 'See You Soon, MF'er'

    Warning: NSFW language. Michael Bisping has a certain way with words. After watching Robert Whittaker win the interim middleweight UFC title Saturday night, the 38-year-old unleashed a WWE-style promo during Joe Rogan's post-match interview...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 13 days ago 3,152 reads 0 comments

  9. Trailing and Injured, Robert Whittaker Defeated Yoel Romero and Fate

    About 10 minutes into the most important fight of his life, things weren't going well for Robert Whittaker...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 13 days ago 21,094 reads 0 comments

  10. UFC 213 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Romero vs. Whittaker Card

    Well, this was an interesting one. Hours before UFC 213 was set to go down in Las Vegas, one half of the evening's main event, women's bantamweight champ Amanda Nunes , was confirmed out of her bout with Valentina Shevchenko...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 13 days ago 56,060 reads 0 comments

  11. Robert Whittaker Defeats Yoel Romero Via Unanimous Decision at UFC 213

    UFC 213 saw a new No. 1 contender rise to the top in the middleweight division as Robert Whittaker claimed the interim belt with a unanimous-decision win over Yoel Romero in the surprise main event from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 13 days ago 29,350 reads 0 comments

  12. Alistair Overeem Defeats Fabricio Werdum Via Majority Decision at UFC 213

    Alistair Overeem took the advantage in a rivalry that now spans three fights and 11 years with Fabricio Werdum at UFC 213 on Saturday. The 37-year-old defeated Vai Cavalo via majority decision on the main card from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 13 days ago 10,021 reads 0 comments

  13. Derrick Lewis Sarcastically Consoles Ronda Rousey After Fiance's UFC 213 Loss

    Derrick Lewis knocked out Travis Browne back in February. You wouldn't realize it from his Twitter feed Saturday night, though, because he was still swinging for the fences...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 13 days ago 53,939 reads 0 comments

  14. Anthony Pettis vs. Jim Miller Results: Winner and Reaction from UFC 213

    Anthony Pettis didn't wow the UFC 213 crowd the way he did back in the WEC. He did, however, take a clean-cut win over grizzled veteran Jim Miller...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 13 days ago 4,922 reads 0 comments

  15. Valentina Shevchenko Comments on Cancelled Amanda Nunes Fight at UFC 213

    Valentina Shevchenko is unsurprisingly upset her main event match at UFC 213 was canceled. Per Bleacher Report's Jeremy Botter , the highly anticipated matchup was called off due to an Amanda Nunes illness...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 13 days ago 34,364 reads 0 comments

  16. Jon Jones Posts Photo on IG of Daniel Cormier's Muffin Top, Quickly Deletes It

    Jon Jones ' tendency to post something hilarious, inflammatory or offensive on social media, and then immediately delete it, is an MMA tradition at this point...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 13 days ago 173,418 reads 0 comments

  17. Frank Mir Granted Release from UFC Contract

    Former heavyweight champion Frank Mir announced Saturday that he has been granted his release from UFC. Mir was in the midst of serving a two-year suspension for testing positive for a banned substance in April...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 14 days ago 11,974 reads 0 comments

  18. Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko Fight Reportedly off Due to Nunes' Illness

    The main event for Saturday's UFC 213 in Las Vegas is reportedly canceled, with Amanda Nunes in the hospital with an illness, per Bleacher Report's Jeremy Botter ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 14 days ago 61,251 reads 0 comments

  19. UFC 213 Fight Card: PPV Schedule, Odds, Predictions for Nunes vs. Shevchenko 2

    For over a year, Amanda Nunes has had to hear questions about fading against Valentina Shevchenko in their March 2016 fight—even after taking the belt from Miesha Tate with a first-round finish in her next fight...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 14 days ago 177 reads 0 comments

  20. UFC 213: Nunes vs. Shevchenko 2 Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    If Amanda Nunes wants to be more than the woman who likely retired Ronda Rousey, she'll need to defeat Valentina Shevchenko in the main event at UFC 213...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 14 days ago 2,231 reads 0 comments

  21. Justin Gaethje, Michael Johnson Thrill in Brawl for the Ages

    Over 17 professional fights, Justin Gaethje developed a reputation as a thrilling, all-action fighter. With his habit of throwing maximum effort into every single strike—and ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 14 days ago 22,181 reads 0 comments

  22. UFC Ultimate Fighter 25 Finale Results: Justin Gaethje TKOs Michael Johnson

    The debut of former World Series of Fighting star Justin Gaethje was the biggest story on The Ultimate Fighter 25 finale, and he certainly lived up to the hype with a second-round finish of Michael Johnson in the night's main event...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 14 days ago 15,015 reads 0 comments

  23. UFC 213 Should Have Been Cody Garbrandt's Crack at Stardom

    International Fight Week has been a bit blah this year. The 2017 iteration of the event the UFC has built around its vaunted early July shows has been duly lacking in attention ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 15 days ago 16,129 reads 0 comments

  24. UFC 213 Predictions: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Picks

    International Fight Week is here, and the UFC is bringing us two title tilts to lead its marquee event Saturday in Las Vegas. Amanda "The Lioness" Nunes is headlining UFC 213 with her next title defense...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 15 days ago 15,527 reads 0 comments

  25. Gabi Garcia's Shootboxing Debut Ends with Controversial Soccer Kick Knockout

    Gabi Garcia has been generally successful in her transition from Brazilian jiu-jitsu to MMA . On Friday morning, however, she took a decidedly different plunge by making her shoot boxing debut opposite women's MMA pioneer Megumi Yabushita ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 15 days ago 18,822 reads 0 comments