1. B/R Weekly Rushdown: Bucks Owner Buys into Esports, EG Now Player-Owned

    While it seemed like this was supposed to be a relatively quiet week in the way of esports news, things picked up in a hurry...

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  2. UFC 207: Amanda Nunes vs. Ronda Rousey Fight Card Preview and Predictions

    Saturday's UFC 206 had no name-brand value, and a big reason for that was the thoroughly stacked UFC 207. With Ronda Rousey set to make her long-awaited return to MMA opposite ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 47,435 reads 63 comments

  3. UFC 206 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into UFC on Fox 22

    UFC 206 is in the books. The results are as follows: Max Holloway def. Anthony Pettis by TKO at 4:50 of the third round Donald Cerrone def. Matt Brown by KO at 0:34 of the third round Cub Swanson def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 16,770 reads 12 comments

  4. Dota 2 Version 7.00 Patch Notes Released: Pros React to the Massive Changes

    Dota 2's Boston Major closed with a surprising note. After OG hoisted the Eaglesong trophy, a surprising trailer rolled, announcing the imminent release of the 7.00 patch to the Dota 2 test client...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 11,791 reads 2 comments

  5. Boston Major Results and Reaction: OG Dreaming Green with Third Dota 2 Major Win

    The implosion of European Dota 2 at TI6 was difficult to watch in many ways, but the saddest part was watching the complete collapse of OG...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 1,899 reads 3 comments

  6. Dota 2 Boston Major Day 1 Results Show Troubles with Tournament Format

    Day 1 of the Boston Major main event began on Wednesday and, unsurprisingly, it was a fine day of Dota 2. Virtus .Pro seems poised for a strong run through the field after a strong showing against iG Vitality...

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  7. B/R Weekly Rushdown: NFL and EA Sports Teaming Up, Boston Major Begins

    One big tournament down, one big tournament ongoing and one big title announced! It was quite the week in esports , and it served well as the final week of competitive action for 2016...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 834 reads 1 comments

  8. TUF 24 Finale Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into UFC 206, Fight Night 102

    The Ultimate Fighter Season 24's Finale is in the books. The results are as follows: Main Card (Fox Sports 1) Demetrious Johnson def. Tim Elliott by unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-45) Joseph Benavidez def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 15,886 reads 27 comments

  9. TUF 24 Finale: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

    After a dreadfully boring start to the card, the TUF24 Finale ended with non-stop excitement...and a little bit of strangeness. The full results are as follows: Main Card (Fox Sports 1) Demetrious Johnson def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 32,753 reads 139 comments

  10. Conor McGregor Fires Back at UFC over Stripped Titles: 'Them Belts Are Mine'

    According to the UFC, Conor McGregor isn't a two-division champion anymore. McGregor has other ideas, though...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 73,300 reads 175 comments

  11. Dota 2's the Boston Major: Teams, Tournament Details and Prize Pool Information

    Valve, PGL and the Dota 2 team are sending 2016 off with a bang in the form of the Boston Major. Just a few months removed from The International 2016, one of the biggest titles in ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 778 reads 0 comments

  12. B/R Weekly Rushdown: Marvel vs. Capcom 4 Rumors, SKT Roster Shake-Up

    It got a bit dull for a few weeks there, but the Rushdown is back in the swing of actual events and news! After what felt like an eternity of business-end news, the esports ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 853 reads 0 comments

  13. Bellator's Ilima Macfarlane Will Quit Waiting Tables with 1 More Win in MMA

    Mixed martial artists don't have an easy life. Even among UFC elites, fighters often need to supplement their MMA income with a more conventional job or approach MMA as a paid hobby just to keep a roof over their heads...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 26,023 reads 8 comments

  14. With Conor McGregor Shelved, Nurmagomedov and Ferguson Are Down to Battle

    The most lucrative fight in MMA today is a " red panty night " with Conor McGregor. Two fighters all too aware of this reality are top lightweight contenders Khabib Nurmagomedov (24-0) and Tony Ferguson (22-3)...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 25,042 reads 158 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 101 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into TUF24 Finale

    UFC Fight Night 101 is in the books. The results are as follows: Robert Whittaker def. Derek Brunson by TKO at 4:07 of the first round Andrew Holbrook def. Jake Matthews by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) Omari Akhmedov def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 12,363 reads 26 comments

  16. Robert Whittaker vs. Derek Brunson Results and Reaction from UFC Fight Night 101

    UFC Fight Night 101's Robert Whittaker and Derek Brunson know firsthand how weird the UFC can be, and how absurd the middleweight division is in particular...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 6,312 reads 13 comments

  17. B/R Weekly Rushdown: MLB Working with League of Legends, Nintendo Switch Rumors

    Esports may be redefined with the news in this week's Rushdown . A new console is launching, with rumors indicating a potentially major push for esports from one of video games' ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 466 reads 0 comments

  18. CM Punk Angling for 2nd Chance in UFC: Fighting 'Is What I Do Now'

    Fans may not like it, but CM Punk doesn't feel like he's done in the UFC quite yet. The accomplished pro wrestler turned not-so-accomplished mixed martial artist discussed his ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 31,660 reads 59 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 100 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 101

    UFC Fight Nights 99 and 100 are in the books. The main card results are as follows: Fight Night 99 Results Artem Lobov def. Teruto Ishihara via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) Alexander Volkov def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 8,043 reads 24 comments

  20. Nate Diaz on Conor McGregor Trilogy: 'UFC Knows That's a Bad Idea for Him'

    UFC 205 had a number of popular fighters get splashed up on the jumbotron. Conor McGregor's archenemy, Nate Diaz , was not among them despite being in attendance...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 12,063 reads 59 comments

  21. B/R Weekly Rushdown: Major Overwatch Update, 76ers' Plans for Team Dignitas

    It's been a nice, restful week in the world of esports . No major tournaments. No huge financial upheavals. No public bridge-burnings. Just a nice, calm week. A few announcements came out, some patches dropped, and some rumors swirled...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 709 reads 2 comments

  22. Floyd Mayweather: 'Never Compare Conor McGregor to Me, It's a Total Disrespect'

    Floyd Mayweather doesn't like being compared to newly minted two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor. He doesn't like it one bit...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 50,915 reads 164 comments

  23. UFC 206: Daniel Cormier vs. Anthony Johnson 2 Main Card Preview and Predictions

    UFC 205 was a special night, but, alas, normalcy returns at UFC 206. The card was an ugly thing from top to bottom, with an unexciting main event and little else of value behind it, ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 17,935 reads 27 comments

  24. UFC 205 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into Fight Nights 99, 100

    UFC 205 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC Lightweight Championship: Conor McGregor defeats Eddie Alvarez by KO at 3:04 of the second round UFC Welterweight Championship: ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 7,556 reads 9 comments

  25. Who Should Conor McGregor Face Next After Historic UFC 205 Victory?

    Since he first stepped into the Octagon in 2013, the question that has always been asked about Conor McGregor is "how far can he go?" That's not an uncommon query in the fight game, ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 34,444 reads 185 comments