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Taylor Starling vs. Randine Elkholm, Joe Riggs vs. Melvin Guillard set for BKFC Montana in October

Taylor Starling has her next BKFC bout on the books as she faces Randine Elkholm in October.

Diego Sanchez in talks to join BKFC roster if promotion can secure ‘right opponent that makes sense’

UFC veteran Diego Sanchez is currently in talks to join the roster at BKFC as he would make his move from MMA to bare-knuckle boxing.

BKFC champion Luis Palomino hospitalized with COVID-19, urges everyone to ‘get vaccinated’ after he was against it

BKFC champion Luis Palomino is currently hospitalized as he battles a COVID-19 infection and he urges everyone to get vaccinated after he was actually against the vaccine initially.

Johnny Bedford: ‘We may not [have] biggest drawing power,’ but 135-pound division is best in BKFC

Johnny Bedford believes the 135-pound division is the best of the best in BKFC and he’s excited for the chance to become a two-time champion with his main event fight on Friday.

UFC veteran Alan Belcher explains why he was a ‘f*cking idiot’ when he retired, excited for BKFC return

Alan Belcher explains his decision to retire from fighting back in 2015 and why he’s so much more prepared for his return as he makes his bare-knuckle debut at BKFC 20.

BKFC star Taylor Starling says it would be ‘an honor’ to fight Paige VanZant, but she’s not pursuing that matchup

Taylor Starling is setting her sights on a championship fight after an impressive win at BKFC 19.

Paige VanZant reveals mental health struggles after latest loss: ‘Everyone expects me to lose and everyone expects me to fail’

Paige VanZant details her struggles with mental health in the immediate aftermath of her loss to Rachael Ostovich in BKFC when it seems like the world is celebrating her downfall.

Watch ‘What the Heck’ with Gegard Mousasi, Chad Mendes, Tim Johnson, John Salter, Anthony Taylor

This week on What the Heck, Mike Heck chats with Bellator champ Gegard Mousasi, new BKFC signing Chad Mendes, Tim Johnson, John Salter and Anthony Taylor.

Chad Mendes returns from retirement, signs multi-fight deal with BKFC

Former UFC title contender Chad Mendes will be returning from retirement but he’ll be crossing over to bare-knuckle fighting competition after signing a multi-fight deal with BKFC.

Morning Report: Olympic gymnastics champion Dominique Moceanu educates Henry Cejudo on Simone Biles controversy

Olympic gold medalists Dominique Moceanu and Henry Cejudo had a debate over Simone Biles’ withdrawal from the Tokyo Olympics.

Watch ‘What the Heck’ with Mads Burnell, Taylor Starling, Alex Perez, and Casey Kenney

This week on What the Heck, conversations with Mads Burnell, Taylor Starling, Alex Perez and Casey Kenney.

Video: BKFC president still in the ‘Paige VanZant business,’ but she’s in a must-win situation in next fight 

BKFC president Dave Feldman discusses Paige VanZant’s most recent performance against Rachael Ostovich while adding that she needs to get a win in her next fight to move forward with her bare-knuckle fighting career.

Bantamweight title fight, Alan Belcher’s return from retirement highlight BKFC 20 in August

The upcoming BKFC card in August will crown a new bantamweight champion as well as feature the return of former UFC fighter Alan Belcher as he comes out of retirement to compete in bare-knuckle competition.

The A-Side Live Chat: T.J. Dillashaw’s Win Over Cory Sandhagen, more

José Youngs, Mike Heck and E. Casey Leydon to react to some of the biggest stories in MMA and boxing.

Chuck Liddell teases interest in bare-knuckle fighting: ‘If they’re interested, come and talk to me’

During his commentary for the BKFC 19 card this past weekend, Chuck Liddell hinted at potential interest in a bare-knuckle fight if the right offer came along.

Video: Hector Lombard confronts ‘clown’ Tyron Woodley at BKFC 19, accuses Woodley of bro code violation

Hector Lombard explains why he confronted former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley at BKFC 19.

Taylor Starling reacts to 28-second knockout win at BKFC 19, eyes title opportunity

BKFC19 winner Taylor Starling speaks with MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck moments after her 28-second TKO win over Cassie Robb on Friday night.

Video: Britain Hart open to ‘easy fight’ with Pearl Gonzalez after BKFC 19 win

BKFC 19 winner Britain Hart speaks with MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck following her finish of Jenny Savage at Friday night’s event.

Paige VanZant resilient in first statement after loss at BKFC 19: ‘Guess what b*tches? I’m still smiling’

Paige VanZant has released her first statement following a loss to Rachael Ostovich at BKFC 19 on Friday night, which was her second loss since transitioning to bare-knuckle fighting.

BKFC president Dave Feldman explains what happened in post-fight brawl involving Blueface

BKFC president Dave Feldman explains exactly what sparked an all out brawl in the ring after rapper Blueface won his boxing match on Friday night in Florida.

Rachael Ostovich reveals what she said to Paige VanZant during their fight at BKFC 19

Rachael Ostovich believed in herself heading into her first ever bare-knuckle fight and she didn’t mind telling that to her opponent Paige VanZant while they were exchanging punches in the BKFC 19 main event.

BKFC 19 post-fight press conference video

Watch BKFC 19 post-fight press conference video for Friday’s event in Tampa.

BKFC 19 Results: VanZant vs. Ostovich

Get BKFC 19 results for the VanZant vs. Ostovich event Friday night in Tampa.

BKFC 19 in Tweets: Pros react to Rachael Ostovich’s win over Paige VanZant.

Twitter had a lot to say following Rachael Ostovich’s decision win over Paige VanZant at BKFC 19.

Paige VanZant vs. Rachael Ostovich full fight video highlights

Get Paige VanZant vs. Rachael Ostovich full fight video highlights for the BKFC 19 main event Friday night.

BKFC 19 live blog: Paige VanZant vs. Rachael Ostovich

Get BKFC 19 live blog for the Paige VanZant vs. Rachael Ostovich main event Friday night.

BKFC 19 live stream online

The BKFC 19 live stream online features early action Friday night from the Florida State Fairgrounds.

Rachael Ostovich: ‘Competitive person in me dying to get win back from Paige VanZant’ at BKFC 19

Rachael Ostovich spoke to MMA Fighting about her #BKFC19 headliner against Paige VanZant in a bare-knuckle rematch of their UFC meeting.

BKFC 19 predictions

Will the Paige VanZant vs. Rachael Ostovich rematch go differently when they meet in the BKFC ring?

Bec Rawlings signs new deal to return to BKFC, next fight expected in October

The "queen of bare-knuckle" Bec Rawlings is returning to her old stomping grounds after inking a new deal to return to BKFC witih her first fight expected in October.

Video: BKFC 19 preview with David Feldman

MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck and BKFC President David Feldman broke down all the fights heading into Friday’s BKFC 19 event featuring the Paige VanZant vs. Rachael Ostovich main event.

BKFC 19 weigh-in video

Watch the official weigh-ins for Friday’s Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship 19 event headlined by Paige VanZant and Rachael Ostovich.