Bad Bunny and how the stars will always align for WWE over UFC
Makes sense the entertainers like Bad Bunny will always pick WWE over the UFC.
The UFC fighters and Morocco's missing king
Two UFC fighters and brothers are embroiled in palace intrigue involving Morocco's King. Now a crisis is brewing.
Fight or Flight: A Choose Your Own Adventure Story
You’ve probably thought about it, said it out loud: "If I were Nate Diaz, I would’ve…" So, let's take that thought and run with it.
Conor McGregor Should Sign with BKFC
A relationship between Conor McGregor and BKFC makes lots of (dollars and) sense.
Nate Diaz and the Art of Self Defense as a Promotional Tactic
When alleged battery is just part of the brand
Combat sports in the Russia-Ukraine war
Combat sports has emerged as a tool for recruiting soldiers, platforming wartime propaganda, and as a target of international sanction.
Sergei Pavlovich, the UFC's next (interim) heavyweight champ
Sergei Pavlovich wowed this weekend, but is he a future champ or a future interim champ?
Burns and Muhammad: Dana White won't be able to heal the brain damage you take
The effort made pleasing Dana White so as to not get passed over could easily be for nothing.
Meet the MMA coach who protects Drag Queen Story Hour
Check out this exclusive interview with the MMA coach who won't let bigots disrupt Drag Queen Story Hour.
Fake record? Road to UFC signee from India flagged for potential 'legitimacy' issues
New Road to UFC signee Sumit Kumar has an MMA record that's been raising eyebrows in the region.
Max Holloway: 'Blessed' should question his faith in a 4th Volkanovski fight
Max Holloway's win over Arnold Allen was impressive, but it wasn't enough to change his fate.
How Andrew Tate used MMA and Islam to revamp his image
Divisive social media influencer Andrew Tate is utilizing both MMA and Islam to revamp his image.
185 or 205: UFC needs Israel Adesanya vs Alex Pereira 3
The case for Israel Adesanya vs Alex Pereira 3 to settle the score, once and for all.
For Israel Adesanya, Consider the Score Settled
Israel Adesanya showed that if at first you don't succeed, try, try and try again.
UFC Fighters Crossing Over to WWE? Know Your Role
BE has two words for any UFC fighter expecting an easy crossover into WWE: Think again.
As Trump faces federal charges, his WWE and UFC friends are making billions
The UFC and WWE merger coupled with Trump's indictment paint a poignant picture of the divergent paths that Trump and his longtime friends are currently embarking on.
A neo-Nazi MMA fighter was arrested in Romania. What happens to his fight club empire?
Robert Rundo, the founder of RAM & other neo-Nazi MMA fight clubs, is likely facing several years in prison if convicted on the federal rioting charges.
WWE and UFC finances revealed after multibillion dollar merger
Lucrative WWE and UFC finances for 2022 have been revealed by Endeavor.
Whatever happened to Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Eagle FC?
Despite ambitious plans to contend with major MMA organizations in the United States, Khabib Nurmagomedov's Eagle FC appears to have joined the long list of defunct MMA promotions.
Boxing faces uncertain Olympic future due to US-Russia politicking
Olympic boxing is facing an existential crisis.
From Writing to Fighting: Thailand, Part 2
In part two of this series, Bloody Elbow’s Managing Editor, Anton Tabuena faces off against his Thai opponent.
From Writing to Fighting: Thailand, Part 1
In this two part series, Bloody Elbow’s Managing Editor, Anton Tabuena flies to Thailand to compete in Muay Thai.
Editorial: Why that Jon Jones video makes me so uncomfortable
Jon Jones was arrested on suspicion of domestic violence on September 24, 2021.
From Writing to Fighting: Bloody Debut
Continuing the events on ‘From Writing to Fighting: Colleagues Competing,’ Bloody Elbow’s Managing Editor Anton Tabuena competes in his MMA debut.
From Writing to Fighting: Colleagues Competing
In the latest edition of From Writing to Fighting, Bloody Elbow’s Anton Tabuena and Milan Ordonez prepare for their respective bouts.
All the Champion’s Men: A look at the shady figures linked to UFC champ Khabib Nurmagomedov
Karim Zidan delves into Khabib Nurmagomedov and the concerning cast of characters involved in his illustrious career.
From Writing to Fighting: Preparing for Pressure
After Anton Tabuena coached a fellow Bloody Elbow writer earlier in the day, it’s now his brother’s turn to fight.
From Writing to Fighting: Coaching a Colleague
On this iteration of From Writing to Fighting, Anton Tabuena coaches fellow Bloody Elbow writer Milan Ordonez during his MMA debut.
From Writing to Fighting: Millennial Medals
In this edition of From Writing to Fighting, Anton Tabuena details his experiences competing immediately after his brother’s bout.
From Writing to Fighting: Brothers in Arms
In the latest edition of From Writing to Fighting, BloodyElbow.com’s Managing Editor Anton Tabuena details his experiences competing with his brother for the first time.