Milan Ordoñez
Milan Ordoñez

Milan Ordoñez has been covering combat sports since 2012 and has been part of the Bloody Elbow staff since 2016. He’s also competed in amateur mixed martial arts and submission grappling tournaments.

Jorge Masvidal: UFC pays new fighters ‘unbelievably well,’ they won’t get $20,000 elsewhere
Masvidal: UFC pays new fighters 'unbelievably well,' they won't get $20K elsewhere
Former 'BMF' champion and fight promoter Jorge Masvidal says the UFC's pay structure for new fighters is much better compared to boxing.
Amanda Nunes can’t draw flies – Julianna Peña takes credit for making Nunes ‘relevant’ : UFC 289
She can't draw flies - Peña takes credit for making Nunes 'relevant'
Former UFC women's bantamweight champion Julianna Peña believes she's responsible for making Amanda Nunes 'relevant again.'
Conor McGregor may skip Chandler as next opponent, explains former UFC champ
McGregor may skip Chandler as next opponent, explains former UFC champ
Conor McGregor may end up fighting another opponent for his comeback, according to this former UFC champion.
Amanda Nunes UFC 289 title defense running on 100% pure pettiness
Amanda Nunes UFC 289 title defense running on 100% pure pettiness
UFC double-champ Amanda Nunes was ready to retire before UFC 289.
Nate Diaz will give Jake Paul a ‘tougher fight than people realize,’ says retired undefeated boxer
Retired boxer expects Diaz to give Jake Paul a 'tougher fight than people realize'
Nate Diaz may be the current underdog against Jake Paul, but this retired undefeated boxer sees the former UFC star doing better than expected.
‘He was a fan’ – Israel Adesanya explains how heated feud with Jon Jones ended
'He was a fan' - Adesanya explains how heated feud with Jones ended
Middleweight titleholder Israel Adesanya explains how his once long-standing rift with fellow UFC champion Jon Jones ended.
Francis Ngannou urged by UFC veteran to ‘quit f—ng around’ and ‘go for the big payday’
Ngannou urged to 'quit f—ng around' and 'go for the big payday'
Francis Ngannou is being urged to get himself paid big, now that he's no longer with the UFC and is free to take on any endeavor he wants.
UFC Hall of Famer names Conor McGregor’s key to victory, but predicts win for Chandler
UFC Hall of Famer: McGregor has one key to victory, but Chandler wins
This UFC Hall of Famer and former champion sees a path to victory for Conor McGregor but ultimately sees Michael Chandler winning.
Dana White doubles down on gimmick fight offer to Tyson Fury
'We'll figure out how to pay you' - White reiterates Jones offer to Fury
UFC president Dana White restates his offer to boxing champion Tyson Fury about a potential fight with heavyweight champion Jon Jones.
Ex-UFC champion Alex Pereira plans to learn English with ‘crazy’ but ‘nice’ former opponent
Pereira plans to learn English with 'crazy' but 'nice' former opponent
Former UFC middleweight champion Alex Pereira plans to learn English with a previous opponent whom he described as a "crazy" but "nice guy."
Former champion set for UFC 292 return after nasty leg break injury
Weidman set for UFC 292 return after nasty leg break injury
Former middleweight champion Chris Weidman will make his Octagon return at UFC 292, two years after his nasty broken leg injury.
‘Delusions of grandeur’ – Conor McGregor’s ‘elite’ status questioned by former MMA champ
McGregor's 'elite' status questioned by former MMA champ
This former MMA champion not only doubts Conor McGregor's 'elite' status, he is also doubtful about the Irishman's expected UFC return this year.
BKFC 41 fails to meet PPV target, president blames ‘734,000 illegal streams’
BKFC fails to meet PPV target, blames '734,000 illegal streams'
BKFC 41 did well in terms of pay-per-view numbers, but president David Feldman says they failed to meet their target because of illegal streaming.
Record setting UFC vet reveals the one thing he wants to accomplish, and it’s not a championship
Record setting UFC vet reveals one thing he wants to accomplish, and it's not a championship
Decorated UFC veteran Jim Miller has one more thing he wants to accomplish in his career, and it does not involve winning a title.
ICYMI: Conor McGregor’s fighter gets KO’d in 9 seconds
Video: Team McGregor fighter loses via KO in 9 seconds
A fighter from Conor McGregor's team lost via quick knockout during the first episode of the 31st season of the Ultimate Fighter.
Former UFC title contender explains why he publicized wife’s alleged affair with teammate
Ex-UFC title challenger explains publicizing wife's alleged affair with teammate
Former UFC title contender Tim Elliott had good reasons for publicizing the alleged affair of his now ex-wife and fellow fighter Gina Mazany.
You got played – Jake Paul explains why brother Logan had no chance at getting Nate Diaz fight
You got played - Jake Paul explains why Logan had no chance at getting Diaz fight
Jake Paul explains why his brother Logan never had a chance at booking a fight against MMA superstar Nate Diaz.
‘It’s even more prestigious than a UFC title’ – Justin Gaethje does full 180 on BMF belt critique
BMF belt is ‘more prestigious’ than UFC title - Gaethje does full 180
Justin Gaethje retracted his previous statements about being a BMF champion, saying it is 'more prestigious' than a UFC title.
Matt Brown says he’ll ‘beg’ Dana White for heavyweight bout
Matt Brown reveals one fight he'll 'beg' for
UFC veteran Matt Brown has one big fight in mind, and he says he's willing to 'beg' for it.
Justin Gaethje picks best base skill for MMA, and it’s not wrestling
Gaethje picks best base skill for MMA, and it's not wrestling
Former NCAA Division I wrestler Justin Gaethje named what he thinks the best discipline for MMA, and it's not wrestling.
Sean O’Malley goes after Merab Dvalishvili for viral jacket-swipe
O'Malley issues new response to Merab's jacket-swipe
UFC bantamweight star and upcoming title challenger Sean O'Malley issues another response to Merab Dvalishvili's viral moment at UFC 288.
Makhachev is out longer, but Sterling gets interim belt threats? – Coach calls out UFC ‘fairness’
Makhachev is out, but Sterling gets interim threats? - Coach calls out UFC
The UFC is being accused of being inconsistent in implementing its rules about champions defending their title.
UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn makes outlandish claim about CTE
BJ Penn makes outlandish claim about CTE
UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn made a short yet incendiary claim about CTE, a brain injury that's long been associated with fighting and contact sports.
Justin Gaethje thinks BMF title is ‘stupid,’ reveals how he was convinced to accept ‘title bout’ at UFC 291
Gaethje thinks BMF title is ‘stupid,’ reveals how he was convinced to accept ‘title bout’
Justin Gaethje thinks the BMF title is 'still kind of stupid' but explained his decision for accepting the UFC's offer for the said fight.
Dustin Poirier picks his Conor McGregor vs. Michael Chandler winner
Poirier picks his winner for McGregor-Chandler
Dustin Poirier picks his winner in the upcoming fight between Conor McGregor and Michael Chandler, both of who happen to be former foes.
Video: UFC vet Sam Alvey finally breaks five-year winless streak, makes unrealistic call out
Video: Alvey finally breaks five-year winless streak, makes unrealistic call out
UFC veteran Sam Alvey was finally able to pick up his first victory after five consecutive winless years.
Conor McGregor ‘sure’ UFC will ‘have no problem’ with him taking BKFC fight
McGregor 'sure' UFC will 'have no problem' with him taking BKFC fight
Superstar Conor McGregor is confident he'll easily get the green light from the UFC if he intends to pursue his bare-knuckle boxing.
Rejected prospect reveals Conor McGregor’s TUF 31 demands
TUF 31 prospect got 'nut shot' from Conor McGregor
UFC superstar Conor McGregor is once again accused of flexing his influence to bring in his own prospects for TUF 31.
UFC president Dana White gives business advice on how to prevent a ‘corporate sh-t show’
White gives business advice on how to prevent a 'corporate sh-t show'
As a longtime businessman himself, UFC president Dana White has some advice to give for entrepreneurs.
Ex-UFC star names the champ most ‘disrespected’ by experts and fans alike
Experts do it too - Ex-UFC star names the most 'disrespected' champion
Ex-UFC star turned outspoken MMA analyst names who he thinks is the most disrespected undisputed UFC champion in the company's history.