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UFC Fight Night 57: Who's on the Hot Seat?

Bleacherreport.com  -  Headlined by elite 145-pounders Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson, UFC Fight Night 57 could produce featherweight champion Jose Aldo's next challenger.Edgar is only two bouts removed from a loss to Aldo, but he's rebounded in a big way. After beating Charles Oliveira, Edgar coached opposite B.J. Penn on The Ultimate Fighter before stopping the lightweight legend in a July meeting. Havi 8 days

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Ashlee Evans-Smith to Replace Holly Holm at UFC 181, Faces Raquel Pennington

Bleacherreport.com  -  Holly Holm's withdrawal from UFC 181 was a definite hit against the card, but the UFC scooped up another interesting prospect to replace her in former Championship Fighting Alliance women's featherweight champion Ashlee Evans-Smith. Evans-Smith will step in and face The Ultimate Fighter Season 18 alumnus Raquel Pennington.The news was first reported by MMAJunkie.com. Evans-Smith, who co 8 days

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UFC Lightweight Bobby Green Hints at Retirement After UFC Fight Night 57

Bleacherreport.com  -  MMA mans might want to tune into Bobby Green's showdown with Edson Barboza this Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 57, because it may be the last time Green steps inside the Octagon.Posting on his Facebook page (h/t to Bloody Elbow, r/mma), the surging lightweight contender hinted he might be walking away from the sport."This might be my last fight thinking about 8 days

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Jon Jones Chronicles on Instagram His Big Day with Top UFC Stars

Bleacherreport.com  -  Jon Jones is not just a UFC champion. He's also a UFC fan. Earlier this week, the champ took to Instagram to capture several moments with other luminaries that probably never would have happened for your garden-variety aficionado.Jones' activities on the social media site, gathered by MMA Junkie, were part of Monday's widely hyped UFC news conference, during which the UFC rolled out its 9 days

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Edgar vs. Swanson: Complete Guide to UFC Fight Night 57 Card

Bleacherreport.com  -  If you have a Super Saturday hangover, there's no time to nurse it.Well, I guess you could just not watch this Saturday's fights, but let's assume that's not an option, in the interest of you continuing to read this.Yes, last weekend was a busy one for fight fans, with UFC 180 and Bellator 131 and WSOF 15 all going on at the same time. But you think you get a breather? You don't get a breather. A 9 days

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Top 5 Challengers in UFC Women's Bantamweight Division Today

Bleacherreport.com  -  Ronda Rousey is the Queen of Mean.Her reign as the UFC women's bantamweight champion is one of glory, guts and undeniable domination.However, in a sport bubbling over with talented fighters from all corners of the globe, a champion's tenure is never a sure bet.Instead, scintillating titleholders like Rousey are forced stand their ground and power through the waves of hungry contenders that crash 9 days

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Dana White Teases Second UFC Run for Brock Lesnar...Again

Bleacherreport.com  -  A month would not be complete without discussing four-time and current WWE World Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar (oh, and former UFC heavyweight champion too) possibly returning to the UFC. Luckily, UFC President Dana White did not disappoint.Speaking with the assembled media at Monday's The Time is Now event, White opened up on the possibility of "The Beast" returning to the Octagon. "Bro 9 days

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Photo of Jon Jones and Anderson Silva Sparring at UFC Headquarters Gym Emerges

Bleacherreport.com  -  The superfight between Jon Jones and Anderson Silva finally went down last night, and it didn’t even cost a dime.On Tuesday, UFC President Dana White posted a picture on his Instagram of the two MMA legends engaged in a sparring match at UFC headquarters’ gym. Of course, it wasn’t an actual fight, but it was likely as close as we’ll ever get to seeing Jones and Silva step 9 days

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