1. UFC Fight for the Troops 3 Results: The Real Winners and Losers

    It's a busy two weeks for the UFC. The sport's premier promotion will trot out 72 different fighters at three venues in two different countries...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 5 months ago 18,441 reads 54 comments

  2. Tim Kennedy on Machida Miss, Fighting for the Troops and War

    "I will never leave Austin," Tim Kennedy tells me. "You should know better." He has a point. I should know better. I know how much Kennedy loves the quirky Texas state capital, and I know how much he loves breakfast tacos and barbecue...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 5 months ago 3,075 reads 2 comments

  3. Fight Night 32: The Fire and Passion of Vitor Belfort

    Vitor Belfort truly believes the best is yet to come. With the caliber of resume he carries and the legendary status he's already achieved, to think the latest—and possibly ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 5 months ago 10,804 reads 60 comments

  4. Dropping Knowledge: Brian Stann Gives His Breakdown of Fight for the Troops 3

    The team of analysts for the UFC on Fox Sports 1 and Fox broadcasts have been providing the most in-depth coverage mixed martial arts has seen in its 20 years of existence...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 months ago 9,312 reads 6 comments

  5. Junior dos Santos Somehow Still Hasn't Learned a Thing About Cain Velasquez

    Over the past year, former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos has twice stepped in the cage with current champ Cain Velasquez for championship fights. Ten rounds...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 31,824 reads 170 comments

  6. FFTT3: George Roop on a Quest for Respect in the Bantamweight Division

    Overall experience may not be something that George Roop has in bulk, but the "right" type of experience is something the Tuscon native believes he has in large supply...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 months ago 2,788 reads 2 comments

  7. UFC 169: A Super Bowl Weekend Event Unlike Any Other, but Is That a Good Thing?

    Tuesday's news that the UFC's traditional Super Bowl weekend event—held not in Las Vegas this time around, but in Newark— would feature a pair of lower-weight title ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 15,248 reads 56 comments

  8. The Rising Tide: James Krause Making the Most of a Second Chance

    Time is perhaps the most interesting of all indicators. We use it to track our journeys, mark connections and stamp occurrences in our minds for the purpose of memory...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 months ago 4,522 reads 3 comments

  9. UFC 167: Early Main Card Preview, Betting Odds and Predictions

    It's been more than six years since UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre has lost a fight in the Octagon. His 11 consecutive wins have included wrestlers, strikers and jiu-jitsu specialists...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 6 months ago 23,837 reads 111 comments

  10. Lyoto Machida's Arrival Shakes Up Title Picture in UFC's Middleweight Division

    Saying Lyoto Machida 's arrival to the middleweight division was highly anticipated is putting it mildly...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 months ago 7,309 reads 5 comments

  11. The Buzz List: The 5 Hottest, Most Controversial MMA Topics for 10/28-11/3

    What you'll find in the following slides is not anything resembling fighter rankings. We've got plenty of those already...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 19,732 reads 19 comments

  12. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC Fight Night 30

    It had been four years since the UFC last touched down in Manchester, England for a night of face-punching action, but on Saturday night, the biggest promotion in MMA returned for UFC Fight Night 30...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 months ago 14,430 reads 6 comments

  13. Ross Pearson Fired Up to Face Melvin Guillard at Fight Night 30

    When a fighter finds his groove, it can be a beautiful thing to watch, and Ross Pearson believes he's firing on all cylinders heading into Fight Night 30...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 months ago 3,726 reads 6 comments

  14. Lyoto Machida: Fight with Friend Mark Munoz Will Be All Business at FN 30

    Lyoto Machida is set to begin a new chapter in his career this Saturday at Fight Night 30 in Manchester, England...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 months ago 9,491 reads 23 comments

  15. Lyoto Machida at Middleweight: End of the Line for Karate or Another Title Run?

    For most of its short history, success in mixed martial arts has been predicated on a fighter's ability to harness and employ pure, unadulterated force...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 6 months ago 18,704 reads 56 comments

  16. Cain Velasquez vs. Jon Jones in 2014? Don't Hold Your Breath

    Two years ago, the thinking went a little something like this: Jon Jones was so good, and so young, that it was only a matter of time before he'd clean out the UFC's light heavyweight division and move up to challenge the biggest men in the sport...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 20,679 reads 109 comments

  17. Chris Weidman Taking Access to the Next Level with Latest Project

    Chris Weidman will forever be known for what he accomplished on July 6 at UFC 162 in Las Vegas. With the MMA world locked in on his fight with middleweight king Anderson ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 months ago 8,303 reads 16 comments

  18. The Beat Goes on for Bellator Featherweight Champion Pat Curran

    Pat Curran is a work-in-progress. While that may sound strange since the Bellator featherweight champion has been on a dominant run, winning all six of his showings since committing ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 months ago 6,104 reads 11 comments

  19. The Buzz List: The 5 Hottest, Most Controversial MMA Topics for 10/21-10/27

    Welcome to The Buzz List. First, an introduction (in case you missed the last edition): What you'll find in the following slides is not anything resembling fighter rankings. We've got plenty of those already...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 21,485 reads 38 comments

  20. Post War: Gilbert Melendez Eyes Title Shot After UFC 166 Classic

    Fifteen minutes of hell. That is what Gilbert Melendez planned to bring to Diego Sanchez when the two men squared off last Saturday night at UFC 166 ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 months ago 9,028 reads 26 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 30: Lyoto Machida vs. Mark Munoz Betting Odds & Predictions

    With one of the greatest events in mixed martial arts history in the books, it's time to turn our gaze towards Manchester and this Saturday's " UFC Fight Night 30 : Machida vs. Munoz" fight card...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 16,468 reads 28 comments

  22. Cain Velasquez: What 2014 Could Have in Store for the Heavyweight Champion

    It's safe to say that few people would dispute that Cain Velasquez is the best heavyweight in the world. Not after his UFC 166 performance against Junior dos Santos, anyway...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 37,698 reads 73 comments

  23. UFC 166 Notebook: A Night of Enduring Human Spirit

    HOUSTON — There was a moment, at some point during the fourth round of the UFC 166 main event between Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos, when I noticed that my internal monologue had changed tone in a drastic way...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 months ago 11,093 reads 9 comments

  24. UFC 166: Cain Velasquez Wrecks Junior dos Santos, Can Anyone Stop the Champion?

    Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos will go down in UFC history as the great heavyweight trilogy that wasn't. Dos Santos took the first fight in just over a minute when Cain was seriously injured...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 6 months ago 49,466 reads 318 comments

  25. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC 166

    The rivalry between Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos has become one of the best in the history of the UFC. In their two previous meetings, each man has been able to settle the other with his dominant strength...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 months ago 26,233 reads 31 comments