1. The Underground King: Meet Eddie Alvarez, the Man Looking to End Conor McGregor

    The UFC, for the most part, is not an accurate representation of mixed martial arts. The same goes for this Saturday's UFC 205 in New York. To casual fans, the MMA they pay attention to may seem like a glitzy and glamorous, albeit violent, affair...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 19,604 reads 35 comments

  2. UFC 205: Which Fights Are Being Overlooked Due to McGregorMania?

    Conor McGregor knows how to maximize his time in the spotlight. From his ability to mastermind the most lucrative fights to his gift of gab, no fighter has been able to catch fans' eyes and retain their focus the way McGregor has...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 6,549 reads 15 comments

  3. B/R Weekly Rushdown: New Street Fighter V Characters, BlizzCon Fallout

    It was a hectic week in esports , given all the news coming out of BlizzCon and all the major tournaments that happened therein. Things didn't end there, though. Here's your weekly rushdown of esports news...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 417 reads 2 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 89 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into UFC 205

    UFC Fight Night 89 is in the books. The results are as follows: Tony Ferguson def. Rafael Dos Anjos by unanimous decision (48-47, 48-47, 48-47) Diego Sanchez def. Marcin Held by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-27) Ricardo Lamas def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 20,127 reads 66 comments

  5. Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Tony Ferguson Results and Reaction from UFC Fight Night 96

    The biggest prize in MMA today is a fight with Conor McGregor . Fans and fighters may not like it, but it's an indisputable fact at this point...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 13,372 reads 37 comments

  6. Miesha Tate Thinks Ronda Rousey Can Be Champion Again

    Despite there being plenty of stops en route to UFC 207, the talk of the MMA town has been about Ronda Rousey 's return opposite UFC bantamweight champ Amanda Nunes...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 4,401 reads 13 comments

  7. B/R Weekly Rushdown: Blizzcon 2016 Rumors, League World Championship Results

    With new League of Legends World Champions crowned last week, the esports world stopped and realigned. With that in mind, the Weekly Rushdown goes in something of a different direction ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 506 reads 0 comments

  8. Tyron Woodley on Conor McGregor: 'I Would Actually Feel Bad About Beating' Him

    Tyron Woodley has just one piece of advice for Conor McGregor: Stay away from the welterweight division. Speaking with Chris Taylor of BJPenn...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 20,596 reads 71 comments

  9. Fabricio Werdum to Reebok: 'Suck My Balls'

    If anyone out there thought UFC fighters were totally on board with Reebok at this point, they were proved sorely mistaken on Tuesday...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 21,582 reads 50 comments

  10. UFC 206 Adds Key Fight Between Former Champ Anthony Pettis and Max Holloway

    Anthony Pettis ' redemption tour just got a lot more interesting. On Wednesday, the UFC announced through its Canadian broadcast partner TSN that UFC 206 would play host ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 7,730 reads 64 comments

  11. B/R Weekly Rushdown: Nintendo Switch's Future in Esports, Overwatch Pro League

    Outside the League World Championship continuing steadily onward, there weren't many major esports happenings. However, a few interesting things are popping up on the horizon. So let's get right to it, then...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 527 reads 0 comments

  12. Jon Jones Goes on Another Twitter Rant, This Time About Steroids

    Jon Jones is an exceptional fighter, but he is not a brilliant mind when it comes to public relations. With his hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission quickly approaching ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 30,065 reads 102 comments

  13. Urijah Faber to Retire Following UFC Sacramento Fight with Brad Pickett

    Urijah Faber 's long, storied career is coming to an end. The former WEC featherweight champion and longtime staple of the bantamweight Top 10 is ready to hang up his gloves for ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 7,388 reads 17 comments

  14. Dota 2 Boston Major Invites Announced: Did Valve Get Their Picks Right?

    After weeks of anticipation and endless hours stressing over the Predictions section of the Fall Battle Pass Compendium, Valve has finally announced the eight teams that received a direct invite to the Boston Major...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 3,158 reads 0 comments

  15. Jon Jones Tears into Daniel Cormier, Anthony Johnson on Social Media

    Just because Jon Jones isn't able to compete right now doesn't mean he can't hear all the smack that his constituents are talking...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 75,084 reads 130 comments

  16. B/R Weekly Rushdown: 'Rick and Morty' Creator Takes on Esports, StarCraft's End?

    Here at the Bleacher Report Weekly Rushdown, we like to stay positive. Some weeks, though, don't afford us that opportunity...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 177 reads 0 comments

  17. 'The Korean Zombie' Chan Sung Jung Calls out UFC Legend BJ Penn for Return

    "The Korean Zombie" Chan Sung Jung is officially back, and he has his eyes set on a big-name opponent for his return...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 5,781 reads 18 comments

  18. Dota 2: 5 Teams to Watch Ahead of the Boston Major

    Dota 2 's next big event, the Boston Major, is quickly approaching, and the first stop along the way comes in just a few days with the announcement of which teams will receive a direct invite to the main event...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 1,396 reads 0 comments

  19. 'The Next Ronda Rousey' Mackenzie Dern Pulls Off Crazy Submission at Legacy 61

    Ben Henderson may have been on to something. The former UFC lightweight champion and current Bellator top contender made headlines in August when he told Ariel Helwani on The ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 29,183 reads 32 comments

  20. Julianna Pena: Amanda Nunes Is Going to Knock Out 'Mentally Weak' Ronda Rousey

    Julianna Pena is not happy about Ronda Rousey getting a title shot in her return fight. She is not happy one bit...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 19,684 reads 17 comments

  21. B/R Weekly Rushdown: Mark Cuban on esports, Team Secret Drama

    It was a slow, slow week in esports. The League World Championship continues to plug on, sure, and there were some fun announcements surrounding League of Legends ' upcoming replays and the hype that built over Overwatch 's Halloween event...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 768 reads 4 comments

  22. Former UFC Heavyweight Shane Carwin to Fight with 1 Hand Tied Behind Back

    Former UFC interim heavyweight champion Shane Carwin is making his long-speculated return to combat sports on Saturday. However, he's not taking a traditional route...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 53,143 reads 25 comments

  23. UFC 205: Eddie Alvarez vs. Conor McGregor Full Card Preview and Predictions

    UFC 204 was a show designed for one fighter (Michael Bisping) and one city (Manchester, England). UFC 205 on Saturday, Nov. 12 is so much more. Twenty years ago, mixed martial arts was the Wild West of sports...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 32,822 reads 83 comments

  24. UFC 204 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into TUF: Latin America 3 Finale

    UFC 204 is in the books. The results are as follows: Michael Bisping defeats Dan Henderson by unanimous decision (48-47, 48-47, 49-46) Gegard Mousasi defeats Vitor ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 4,400 reads 6 comments

  25. UFC 204 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Bisping vs. Henderson

    While UFC 204 was short on top-tier talent, it was long on excitement. Nine of the event's 11 fights ended inside the distance, with a number of amazing submissions along the way...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 42,843 reads 108 comments