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5 Reasons to Watch UFC Fight Night 57

Bleacherreport.com  -  The UFC is back on Fox Sports 1 on Saturday for UFC Fight Night 57. Live from Texas, it is a stacked card with contenders and top prospects alike.The card is headlined by former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar as he takes on potential top contender Cub Swanson. The winner could be Jose Aldo's next contender for the UFC Featherweight Championship.The card also boasts names like Bobby Green, 9 days

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Sergio Pettis Attempts to Follow in Anthony's Footsteps at UFC 181

Bleacherreport.com  -  UFC bantamweight Sergio Pettis, younger brother of lightweight champion Anthony Pettis, will clash with Matt Hobar at UFC 181 on Dec. 6. Pettis comes into the contest a winner, scoring a unanimous-decision victory over veteran ground specialist Yaotzin Meza. In the bout, Pettis used an effective combination of striking to defeat the 33-year-old. At 21 years old with a record of 11-1, Pettis 9 days

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UFC President Dana White 'Very Confident' Georges St-Pierre Makes Octagon Return

Bleacherreport.com  -  If UFC President Dana White's hunch proves correct, MMA fans will see the promotion's former welterweight champion, Georges "Rush" St-Pierre, back inside the Octagon sooner than later. During the UFC's "The Time is Now" press conference Monday, White said he is "very confident" that St-Pierre will return to fighting before officially hanging up the gloves. "Lorenzo (Fertitta, UFC chairm 10 days

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UFC Announces Dates for 2015 Schedule, 45 Fight Cards Slated

Bleacherreport.com  -  The UFC held a sizable news conference in its "The Time is Now" event, with plenty of fighters dropping quotes and a couple fight announcements to boot. The biggest announcement, however, came in the form of the promotion's complete 2015 schedule. While there are no locations listed, the framework has been set up for when fights will take place and what kinds of events will go down in 2015, 10 days

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UFC 180 Results: 3 Fights for Fabricio Werdum to Take Next

Bleacherreport.com  -  Heading into UFC 180’s main event between Fabricio Werdum and Mark Hunt, the smart money was certainly on the Brazilian. “Vai Cavalo” wasn’t just physically and mentally more prepared, he also presented significant matchup issues for the Kiwi.How the fight actually unfolded was a little surprising, though. Despite the knockout, Werdum wasn’t as competitive on the fee 10 days

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UFC, Bellator and WSOF: 5 Stars of the Night

Bleacherreport.com  -  Saturday was a busy night if you are an MMA fan. Between UFC 180, Bellator 131 and WSOF 15, there were enough fights to last the normal fan a month or two.In the UFC, Fabricio Werdum overcame a slow start to earn a TKO stoppage over Mark Hunt in the second round for the interim heavyweight strap. It was a fun fight that looked like Hunt would succeed early on, until Werdum scored a big knee and f 10 days

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On Super Saturday, Bellator, UFC, WSOF All Exposed Some Fading MMA Stars

Bleacherreport.com  -  If fan interest is any indication, Super Saturday was a big success. No one will know anything for sure until the final viewing estimates roll in, but at a glance it seems UFC 180, Bellator 131 and World Series of Fighting 15—all three promotions competing head to head for the first time—yielded some nice dividends for combat sports lovers.At UFC 180, Fabricio Werdum landed a flying k 11 days

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UFC 180 Results: Breaking Down Notable Winners from Werdum vs. Hunt

Bleacherreport.com  -  Sometimes a predictable ride has a surprise twist or turn that makes it enjoyable, which certainly sums up UFC 180 in Mexico City this past Saturday quite well.Most expected Fabricio Werdum to become interim UFC heavyweight champion at the event with a win over the surging Mark Hunt, but the avenue by which he did so was quite unexpected.That speaks true for most of the night. High-quality action 11 days

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