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WSOF 15: Yushin Okami earns title fight against Middleweight champion David Branch on Oct. 24, 2014

"Thunder" road to a mixed martial arts (MMA) championship begins on Oct. 24, 2014. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) veteran and top-ranked 185-pound mixed martial arts (MMA) standout, Yushin Okami, has earned a World Series of Fighting...Show More Summary

Sneak peek: Watch frustrated owner shove Frank Shamrock on episode 1 of Spike TV's 'Gym Rescue' with Randy Couture

Former UFC champions and mixed martial arts (MMA) pioneers, Randy Couture and Frank Shamrock, are teaming up to "turn struggling gyms into thriving enterprises" on a new Spike TV "reality" show dubbed, "Gym Rescue." Check out a sneak peek of the first installment of a three-episode series that debuts Sunday, Aug. Show More Summary

Video: Dana White reveals Nick Diaz 'could fight for the title' with win over Anderson Silva at UFC 181

Nick Diaz has not won a mixed martial arts (MMA) match since Oct. 2011, when he beat B.J. Penn from pillar to post en route to a unanimous decision win at UFC 137. Back-to-back losses since then, as well as a self-imposed two-year retirement,...Show More Summary

Johny Hendricks on Robbie Lawler rematch: I’m healthy, both arms are active, and I can do a lot more

"Bigg Rigg" also said now that he rules the UFC's welterweight division, he wouldn't mind going toe-to-toe with former champion Georges St-Pierre for a second time. Robbie Lawler earned himself another chance at fulfilling his championship...Show More Summary

Cold Hard Fact for Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Fact: Anderson Silva holds UFC records for consecutive wins (16) and consecutive title defenses (10). Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: ESPN Stats & Info Read more MMA news on BleacherReport.com

Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz: Superfight Will Be Biggest Non-Title Bout in Years

Just when you thought the UFC was growing a bit stale, Nick Diaz and Anderson Silva come along to make everything better. Dana White confirmed on Tuesday evening's SportsCenter that Silva has recovered from his ugly leg injury and will fight Diaz on Jan. Show More Summary

Anthony Johnson's Rapid Rise Causes Matchmaking Puzzle with No Perfect Answer

It's hard to imagine a better comeback story than the one Anthony Johnson wrote for himself during the last four months. Roughly two-and-a-half years after Johnson was fired for a chronic failure to make weight, his ascension into the UFC's light heavyweight elite is arguably 2014's biggest revelation so far. Show More Summary

Video: Chael Sonnen should be 'pissed' that NSAC suspended him, but rewarded Vitor Belfort with a title fight

Something Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight Michael Bisping finds "laughable" after both fighters were popped by Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) earlier this year and forced to withdraw from their respective fights. Show More Summary

Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz Officially Announced for January 31 UFC Event

Appearing on ESPN's SportsCenter, UFC president Dana White officially announced the anticipated bout between former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva and former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz. SportsCenter anchorShow More Summary

Breaking: Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz booked for UFC 183 on Jan. 31, 2015 in Las Vegas

Super Bowl weekend just got a hell of a lot more super. Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz will make their long-awaited returns to the Octagon, as the two former champions have men been booked to face off against one another at UFC 183 on Jan. Show More Summary

Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz Booked for UFC 183, January 31st in Las Vegas

(More arm-gestures than you've ever seen in a 25-minute fight...GUARANTEED. / Photos via MMAFighting, Getty) Hold on to your asses, fight fans. The potential Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz superfight has just become a freakin' reality. UFC president Dana White just announced on Sportscenter that Silva vs. Show More Summary

Luke Rockhold: 'If Michael Bisping squeaks by Cung Le, I'll fight him and take out his other eye'

The war of words between Luke Rockhold and Michael Bisping doesn't seem to have an end in sight. Top Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight contenders Michael Bisping and Luke Rockhold have engaged in a bitter war-of-words...Show More Summary

UFC 178: Jones vs. Cormier Is a Majestic Return to Stacked PPV Cards

On July 11, I wrote a story detailing my wishes for the UFC to return to stacked pay-per-view events. The story was written in the wake of the cancellation of UFC 176. I wanted the UFC to return to the good old days, when ordering a pay-per-view at home meant getting more than one or two fights you wanted to see. Show More Summary

TUF: 'Latin America' premieres Aug. 25 on UFC Network and Fight Pass

The Fight Pass replay (subtitled) will air immediately following the UFC Network broadcast. The next international installment of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) combat sports reality show, TUF: "Latin America," will feature 16 up-and-coming...Show More Summary

My God, Spike TV’s “Gym Rescue” Looks Fcking Atrocious

(Jon Taffer did it so, so much better.) You could probably guess that Spike TV's upcoming gym rescue series (I believe it's called, uh, Gym Rescue) starring Randy Couture and Frank Shamrock would not fall into the category of what we...Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva Still Eyeing Chael Sonnen Fight, Even in Metamoris If Necessary

Former Pride champion Wanderlei Silva had his grudge match with Chael Sonnen scheduled for earlier this month postponed after "The Axe Murderer" ran into some trouble with the Nevada State Athletic Commission, but he still thinks the...Show More Summary

UFC 178: Daniel Cormier to train with Anderson Silva and Lyoto Machida ahead of Jon Jones title fight

Because my training partners are better than yours. As Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones gear up to begin their training camps for their upcoming light heavyweight title fight at UFC 178 on Sept., 27, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada, both men will...Show More Summary

Daniel Cormier to Train with Anderson Silva Ahead of Title Bout with Jon Jones

Daniel Cormier will be stepping into the cage at UFC 178 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas to face off against Jon Jones—the greatest pound-for-pound fighter the sport has ever seen, Cormier told Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour. Facing...Show More Summary

Damian Lillard Officially Debuts adidas Crazylight Boost In Las Vegas

After over a year of instense wear-testing done by top NBA and NCAA basketball players, adidas officially unveils the Crazylight Boost. Designed to be both comfortable while wearing and responsive to sudden body movements, the difference in the Boost foam provides comes from it replaces the standard EVA compound that makes up the midsole of […]

Joe Riggs Shoots Himself While Cleaning Gun, Forced Out of UFC Return Against Paulo Thiago

(Nick Diaz described the incident as "not very gangster." / Photo via Getty) We'll start with the good news: Joe Riggs is alive and safe. The bad news is, his unlikely UFC return has been postponed because he accidentally shot himself last night. Show More Summary

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