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Did China’s government shut down an MMA fighter’s challenge to Kung fu masters?

Did China’s government shut down an MMA fighter’s challenge to Kung fu masters?

Tim Bissell May 25, 2017 Comments Off

After an MMA fighter bested a Tai Chi master, traditional Chinese martial artists wanted revenge. Now the government might have stepped in to end the feud.

Earlier this month, a

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Why I’m a fan of MMA

Why I’m a fan of MMA

Anton Tabuena May 25, 2017 Comments Off

To celebrate BloodyElbow.com’s refresh, Managing Editor Anton Tabuena shares how he first came across Mixed Martial Arts, and why he remains a fan today.

Welcome to the refreshed Bloody Elbow! To celebrate

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Stipe Miocic on boxing Anthony Joshua: ‘I think I’d surprise a lot of people’

Stipe Miocic on boxing Anthony Joshua: ‘I think I’d surprise a lot of people’

Mookie Alexander May 25, 2017 Comments Off

UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic weighs his chances against boxing heavyweight king Anthony Joshua.

It’s fashionable for UFC fighters to challenge boxers in their own sport. After all, if Conor McGregor

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The Ultimate Fighter 25: Redemption episode 6 recap – Assistant coach smackdown!

The Ultimate Fighter 25: Redemption episode 6 recap – Assistant coach smackdown!

Beau Dure May 25, 2017 Comments Off

Julian Lane sheds his “Let me bang, bro!” image, Ramsey Nijem also comes across as a nice guy, but the coaches are happy to be the villains a reality show apparently needs.

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John Lineker will not return to flyweight, even for a title fight

John Lineker will not return to flyweight, even for a title fight

Lucas Rezende May 25, 2017 Comments Off

Bantamweight John Lineker is done with the flyweight division for good, and is happy with the decision. After missing weight on four different occasions during his flyweight UFC

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Korean Zombie vs. Lamas, Barao vs. Sterling added to UFC 214

Korean Zombie vs. Lamas, Barao vs. Sterling added to UFC 214

Tim Burke May 25, 2017 Comments Off

Two more big fights have been added to UFC 214 in late July.

UFC 214 already has a big main event, and now the card is filling out with compelling fights.

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The Ultimate Fighter: Redemption episode 6 live discussion

The Ultimate Fighter: Redemption episode 6 live discussion

Mookie Alexander May 25, 2017 Comments Off

Tune into FS1 on Wednesday, May 24th at 10 PM ET/7 PM PT for episode 5 of The Ultimate Fighter: Redemption, with coaches Cody Garbrandt and T.J. Dillashaw.

An all-new episode of

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Brook vs. Spence video: Watch the last five knockouts of rising boxing star Errol Spence

Brook vs. Spence video: Watch the last five knockouts of rising boxing star Errol Spence

Mookie Alexander May 25, 2017 Comments Off

Former US Olympian and rising welterweight star Errol Spence Jr. goes for the IBF championship against titleholder Kell Brook. Watch Spence’s last five knockout wins.

If you’re looking for future stars in

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Rory MacDonald vs. Paul Daley peaks at 955,000 viewers on Spike

Rory MacDonald vs. Paul Daley peaks at 955,000 viewers on Spike

Mookie Alexander May 24, 2017 Comments Off

The ratings are in for Rory MacDonald’s Bellator MMA debut against Paul Daley.

Rory MacDonald’s emphatic beating and eventual rear-naked choke win of Paul Daley marked the Canadian’s debut fight

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UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira previews, predictions, coverage, odds, more

UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira previews, predictions, coverage, odds, more

Mookie Alexander May 24, 2017 Comments Off

Check out Bloody Elbow's pre-fight coverage for the Sunday, May 28th UFC Fight Night 109 event in Stockholm, Sweden, headlined by light heavyweight contenders Alexander Gustafsson and Glover

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