1. Bleacher Report Dota 2 Awards: 2016's Best Team, Player, Play and Tournament

    2017 is in full swing, but it's still worth taking a look back on Dota 2 in 2016. It was a critical year for the game...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 491 reads 0 comments

  2. Bleacher Report MMA Awards: 2016's Best Fighter, Fight, Finishes and Story

    Traditionally, MMA flows like a sine wave. Highs are inevitably followed by comparable lows, and any joy one feels will likely be offset by a similar helping of disappointment 12 months later...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 34,596 reads 104 comments

  3. B/R Weekly Rushdown: FC Copenhagen Esports Team the NORTH, Evil Geniuses Shakeup

    Welcome to esports in 2017! All of those calendars are now officially useless and, similarly, a great many contracts expired when the ball dropped on New Year's Eve...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 217 reads 0 comments

  4. Cris Cyborg Drills Techniques in Hijab to 'Unite Women of All Religions'

    Cris "Cyborg" Justino is best known for her career as a mixed martial artist, but when she's not in the cage, she does a lot to try to empower young women around the world through fitness...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 83,513 reads 0 comments

  5. UFC 207 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into 2017

    UFC 207 is in the books. The results are as follows: Amanda Nunes def. Ronda Rousey by KO at 0:48 of the first round Cody Garbrandt def. Dominick Cruz by unanimous decision (48-46, 48-47, 48-46) T...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 14,907 reads 33 comments

  6. Jon Jones, Demetrious Johnson Agree: Ronda Rousey Should Return to the UFC

    Much like when Ronda Rousey lost to Holly Holm at UFC 193 in 2015, there was a fair bit of schadenfreude on display following her UFC 207 defeat at the hands of Amanda Nunes ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 16,494 reads 61 comments

  7. UFC 208: Holly Holm vs. Germaine de Randamie Full Card Preview and Predictions

    UFC 207 capped 2016 with a bang, and now the UFC gets to kick off what could be the single most important year in the promotion's history...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 45,305 reads 68 comments

  8. Amanda Nunes Urges Ronda Rousey to Retire After 48-Second Demolition at UFC 207

    Amanda Nunes posted what could be a star-making performance at UFC 207 by punching the brakes off Ronda Rousey in 48 seconds Friday night in Las Vegas...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 40,173 reads 92 comments

  9. Dana White Dishes on 'Devastated' Ronda Rousey After UFC 207 Loss

    Ronda Rousey is a lot of things, but above all, she is a fierce competitor. She hates losing more than anything...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 181,771 reads 153 comments

  10. Watch: UFC 207 Amanda Nunes vs. Ronda Rousey Post-Fight Press Conference

    UFC 207 was a card defined by high highs and low lows, culminating in a blockbuster women's bantamweight title fight between Amanda Nunes and Ronda Rousey . But of course, UFC 207 didn't end with a champion's hand being raised...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 16,727 reads 7 comments

  11. TJ Dillashaw vs. John Lineker Results: Winner and Reaction from UFC 207

    In another time, another life, UFC 207's TJ Dillashaw and John Lineker would've already had a title shot off their current runs. As bantamweight champion, Dillashaw began sniffing around the No...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 5,503 reads 7 comments

  12. UFC 207: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    At long last, Ronda Rousey is backā€”and boy, does she look scary. But what about the UFC women's bantamweight champion, Amanda Nunes? Just look at the state she left Miesha Tate in at UFC 200 ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 34,485 reads 73 comments

  13. Ronda Rousey Blows Off Interview at UFC 207 Ceremonial Weigh-Ins

    If you blinked, you probably missed her. After a week of silence, Ronda Rousey emerged at the UFC 207 ceremonial weigh-ins to look UFC bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes in the eye...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 16,873 reads 51 comments

  14. B/R Weekly Rushdown: Valve Sued over Skin Betting Again, the Esports Cold War

    Did everyone have a good Christmas? Because the Counter-Strike world didn't. While players in other games and developers of other titles had the opportunity to sit back and enjoy the season, CS:GO was shaken up from top to bottom...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 386 reads 1 comments

  15. The Question: Does Ronda Rousey Have a Future in MMA After UFC 207?

    In 2015, Ronda Rousey had the whole world's attention. She was demolishing foes in a way never seen before. She was setting pay-per-view records. She was main-eventing shows around the world...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 34,281 reads 33 comments

  16. B/R Weekly Rushdown: Street Fighter V Season 2 Patch, ELEAGUE Major Lineups

    Dota 2's Boston Major and Street Fighter V's Capcom Cup functionally closed out 2016 from a competitive standpoint. Now, all eyes are set to 2017...and what a year it is shaping up to be...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 171 reads 0 comments

  17. Fighter Channels His Inner Brock Lesnar with Series of Vicious Suplexes

    Suplexes in pro wrestling are always fun to watch. A massive human being tossing another massive human being through the air offers an amazing sight and a tribute to what hard work and intense training can reap...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 25,829 reads 7 comments

  18. UFC on Fox 22 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into UFC 207

    UFC on Fox 22 is in the books. The results are as follows: Michelle Waterson def. Paige VanZant by technical submission (rear-naked choke), 3:21, Rd. 1 Mickey Gall def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 18,212 reads 57 comments

  19. UFC on Fox 22 Results: Real Winners and Losers from VanZant vs. Waterson Card

    In a refreshing change from the UFC's usual approach to events, Saturday's UFC on Fox 22's intrigue wasn't about the entertaining yet fleeting bouts. It concerned the compelling storylines surrounding them...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 39,849 reads 40 comments

  20. Ronda Rousey to Mayweather, McGregor: 'If Money Is the Motivation Then F--K You'

    From Ric Flair to Floyd Mayweather to Conor McGregor , one of the most reliable and entertaining characters combat athletes play is the arrogant, bombastic rich man...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 87,540 reads 147 comments

  21. 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...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 2,413 reads 0 comments

  22. 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 8 months ago 47,484 reads 63 comments

  23. 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 8 months ago 16,794 reads 12 comments

  24. 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 8 months ago 11,967 reads 2 comments

  25. 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 8 months ago 2,105 reads 3 comments