MMA Editorial

UFC FN: Bisping vs. Le post-fight analysis

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UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Le is in the books, and Bloody Elbow has the instant post-fight analysis on today's action from Macau.

UFN 47 results: Fights to make for main carders

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Bloody Elbow's Mookie Alexander does some fantasy matchmaking in the aftermath of UFC Fight Night: Bader vs. St. Preux from Bangor, Maine.

BE half-year MMA awards: And the winners are....

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See the official results for our 2014 Bloody Elbow half-year MMA awards. Best fight was one category that was decided by the thinnest of margins.

Roundtable: Is CW's new bonus system a good idea?

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Cage Warriors is awarding $2000 'bounty' bonuses for fighters who can execute any of 10 specific kinds of finishes they listed. Is having a bonus system for specific finishes a good idea? Follow...

What is Performance of the Night?

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After six months, do we know what Performance of the Night is? Paul Gift examines the data to see how the UFC is using its newest bonus award.

HTMTT? George Takei a fan of Kingsbury's message

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The week's most interesting bits from the UFC and MMA twitter world.

Opinion: MMA needs to help Christy Mack

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If you are genuinely upset by what occurred, or if you are an MMA fan who wants to prove that the community is not just about mindless violence, or even violent retribution for violence inflicted,...

Is domestic violence a 'make or break' MMA crisis?

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News reports of MMA veterans being charged with domestic violence is becoming a depressingly regular occurrence. Some pundits argue that its a "make or break" crisis for the sport's prospects to...

BE 2014 half-year MMA awards: Best event

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Make your pick for the best MMA event from the first half of 2014 in Bloody Elbow's Half Year Awards.

The potential for unions in tennis and MMA.

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In the second part of the "Strikes and Serves" comparative feature, Karim Zidan attempts to scrutinize the respective business models of tennis and MMA. He will also attempt to analyze whether...

BE 2014 half-year MMA awards: Best comeback

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Make your pick for the best MMA comeback from the first half of 2014 in Bloody Elbow's Half Year Awards.

BE 2014 half-year MMA awards: Best fighter

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Make your pick for the best MMA fighter from the first half of 2014 in Bloody Elbow's Half Year Awards.

BE 2014 half-year MMA awards: Biggest upset

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Make your pick for the biggest MMA upset from the first half of 2014 in Bloody Elbow's Half Year Awards.

Bloody Elbow 2014 half-year MMA awards: Best fight

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Make your pick for the best MMA fight from the first half of 2014 in Bloody Elbow's Half Year Awards.

Dana White should open the door to Tim Sylvia

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Tim Sylvia was a two-time UFC champion who during its formative years acted as one of the organization's few elite heavyweights during. For the last five years, he's also been left out in the cold....

BE 2014 half-year MMA awards: Best submission

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Make your pick for the best MMA submission from the first half of 2014 in Bloody Elbow's Half Year Awards.

BE 2013 Half-Year MMA awards: Best KO

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Make your pick for the best MMA knockout from the first half of 2014 in Bloody Elbow's Half Year Awards.

Strikes & Serves: Parallels in Tennis and MMA

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Karim Zidan explores the potential similarities between tennis and MMA in the new series "Strikes & Serves". This initiatory piece will feature a discussion on rivalries, personalities, and why...

HTMTT? Bisping vs Rockhold vs Sylvia, other beefs

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The week's most interesting bits from the MMA and UFC twitter world.

Why I supported the Northwestern football players

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Bloody Elbow’s resident economist explains why he signed an amicus brief with the National Labor Relations Board in the Northwestern football union case.

UFC on Fox 12: Fights to make for main carders

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Mookie Alexander puts on his matchmaking cap for the main card fighters from last night's UFC on Fox 12.

HTMTT? Cat Fights, ESPYs, Sensei Seagal Sexuality

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The week's most interesting bits from the MMA and UFC twitter world.

BE Radio: Smith, UFC on FOX Preview

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Bloody Elbow Radio, presented by Bad Boy, was live Tuesday afternoon with Matt Bishop and Nolan Howell. We previewed UFC on Fox 12, discussed both UFC Fight Nights and were joined by UFC...

NYBA Blog: The dying breed from the old generation

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A hungrier and leaner Phil Baroni blogs about his Bellator 122 bout against Karo Parisyan, the remaining fighters from the forgotten untelevised generation in MMA, and a future drop down to...

Is Chris Weidman the best pound for pound in MMA?

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Kyle McLachlan assesses all the current UFC champions and their pound-for-pound credentials. Who will come out on top?

BE Radio: Gaethje, UFC 175 Recap, Penn Overrated?

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Bloody Elbow Radio, presented by Bad Boy, was live Thursday with Matt Bishop and Nolan Howell. We recapped the big UFCs, including discussing Ronda Rousey and if she can be beat, plus, is BJ Penn...

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