Check out UFC.com's complete TUF 19 Finale Preview for everything you need to know about the main card, including fantasy focus. more
If you enjoy MMA, you're going to enjoy this weekend.
More than 30 fights go down over the Independence Day holiday, and none is bigger than Chris Weidman's UFC middleweight title defense against Lyoto Machida. Machida has looked nothing less than spectacular since moving down to 185 pounds, and a win over Weidman would render him a rare bird: a dual-division champ.
But let's not get too far ahead of ourselves. There's lots of action, almost head-spinningly so. Good thing Bleacher Report has our more
The Ultimate Fighter season 19 comes to a finish on Sunday evening, and the event is capped off by a battle between the coaches.
Coaches Frankie Edgar and BJ Penn meet for the third time inside the Octagon, but this time it will be at 145 pounds. Edgar got the better of Penn in each of the previous two fights, and all four finalists for TUF 19 are from Team Edgar.
Bleacher Report will have complete coverage of the event for you. The preliminary card gets underway on UFC Fight Pass at 6 p.m. ET b more
For the bulk of their main event fight at The Ultimate Fighter season 19 finale, it appeared painfully obvious that Frankie Edgar had an answer for everything in BJ Penn's arsenal.
In their third fight (each of which Edgar has won), Edgar tagged Penn at will from the opening bell until the bout's violent finish late in the third round.
Edgar outstruck Penn 159-60, including 90-16 in the significant strikes department.
"The Answer" also outgrappled Penn, a fellow Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt. E more
Bellator 123 lands at the Mohegan Sun on Sept. 5, featuring Pat Curran, Patricio Pitbull Freire, King Mo Lawal, Cheick Kongo and Bobby Lashley. more
Bellator's season 11 debut includes the Pat Curran/Patricio Pitbull rematch, plus the debut of former Strikeforce heavyweight Bobby Lashley.
Bellator 123 is going head-to-head with UFC Fight Night: Jacare vs. Mousasi in Connecticut, with both cards just minutes away from each other. The UFC has already announced the bulk of their card, and today Bellator came out with their plans for their season 11 premiere on September 5th.
While it was known that Pat Curran would rematch Patricio Pitbull for more
The lineup is set for next month’s UFC Fight Night 49 event, which includes bouts on FOX Sports 1, FOX Sports 2 and UFC Fight Pass.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC more
In the main event at Bellator 122, Andrey Koreshkov utterly dominated Adam McDonough. For the first two rounds, the Russian danced circles around McDonough, peppering him with a wide variety of strikes, including numerous spin-kicks to the head. By the end, the American was largely content in remaining underneath Koreshkov, and he generally coasted toward a unanimous 30-27 decision loss. That win on Friday in Temecula, California, sets Koreshkov up for a likely welterweight title fight with Doug more
For the third time in UFC history, the company completed two shows in one day from different locations Saturday, with the first card, UFC Fight Night 43, taking place in Auckland, New Zealand. The second card, UFC Fight Night 44, took place at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, and featured a heated main event bout between Cub Swanson and Jeremy Stephens.
The fourth-ranked Swanson outworked and outclassed the 11th-ranked Stephens in four of five rounds to capture his sixth consecutive win at 145 po more