Really quick, let’s lay out the doomsday scenario for T.J. Dillashaw.
The new men’s bantamweight champion is already getting the short end of the stick on Saturday—slated for a nonsensical immediate rematch against Renan Barao on an otherwise dreadful UFC 177 card. It’s the sort of booking that can only be justified by the fight company’s constantly increasing menu of live events and its subsequent need to furnish them all with headliners—even if those headliners don’t seem marquee-worthy or rem read news >>
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.
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SAN JOSE – Things weren’t looking good for Jorge Masvidal after Daron Cruickshank’s right hand deposited him on the canvas. But according to “Gamebred,” the crushing knockdown was little more than a wake-up call.Filed under: News read news >>
The MMA game giveth, and the MMA game taketh away. This cruel and cold lesson has been learned by far too many in this sport.
There comes a time in any athlete's career where he realizes it's time to hang it up. In team sports, that time is usually preceded by a lack of athleticism, maybe an injury or two.
Unfortunately, in MMA that time tends to be preceded by some vicious knockout or bone-crushing submission loss. Far too many of MMA's legends from "the old guard" have gone down in devastating read news >>
DUBLIN -- Zak Cummings talks about fighting Gunnar Nelson at UFC Fight Night 46, his thoughts on how he matches up against him and why he thinks he's better, his drop down to welterweight, his recent winning streak, and more. read news >>
Less than three months before the most significant fight of Jon Jones' career, an unlikely character in the realm of sport emerged to offer his opinion on Bones' rematch with Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 178.
During a candid interview on Monday's edition of The MMA Hour, former professional wrestling star "Stone Cold" Steve Austin offered Ariel Helwani his opinions on each of the UFC's nine champions.
Although Austin made many colorful remarks along the way, he spent the most time explaining to H read news >>
I can think of a worse way to spend 90 minutes, and even if you aren't a professional wrestling fan, "Stone Cold" Steve Austin has some interesting insight into mixed martial arts (MMA) and its biggest promotion, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). That includes his comments on UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones (read 'em here), which ruffled a few feathers on Monday following the conclusion of the MMA Hour. Watch Austin dish on "Bones" and a bunch of other hot-button topics in the video read news >>
Revenge might be a dish best served cold, but in the world of MMA, it also helps to possess a thunderous right cross. And that's what happened when CFFC champ Azunna Anyanwu unleased Zu 2.0. read news >>
Steve Austin stopped by the the MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani recently to talk about MMA and just about everything else under the sun. He also had a few less than kind words for light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. read news >>
Pro wrestling legend "Stone Cold" Steve Austin joins us in studio to discuss his new show on CMT, entitled "Broken Skull Challenge," and other topics. read news >>
Jon Jones talented, but two-faced? "Stone Cold" criticism -- and praise -- from perhaps the greatest WWE superstar of all time.
World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) legend "Stone Cold" Steve Austin -- an avid mixed martial arts (MMA) fan -- was a recent in-studio guest on "The MMA Hour" to chat about the latest happenings in the sport, sharing perspective from his entertainment side of the fence.
One of the many topics he touched on was the level of star-power on the current Ultimate Fighting Cha read news >>