1. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC Fight Night 34

    After the run the UFC just came off in the previous year, there is going to have to be a lot of work put in to raise the bar higher in 2014...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 7 months ago 13,822 reads 17 comments

  2. MMA Year-in-Review: Dundas and Snowden Decide Who Won 2013

    By any metric, 2013 was a weird year in mixed martial arts. After years of setting our watches by the UFC's welterweight and middleweight champions, both Anderson Silva and Georges St-Pierre disembarked for the great unknown...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 11,356 reads 87 comments

  3. UFC Fantasy Matchmaker January 2014 Edition

    There is an art to matchmaking in combat sports. While some fights come together with natural ease, most bouts are formed through a hectic process of evaluation...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 7 months ago 7,233 reads 30 comments

  4. Isaac Vallie-Flagg Looking to Go All out at UFC Fight Night 35

    Despite getting off to a great start, 2013 wasn't the year that Isaac "Ike" Vallie-Flagg hoped it would be, but he has to chance to start 2014 off with a win at UFC Fight Night 35 on Jan...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 7 months ago 2,044 reads 0 comments

  5. Anderson Silva Leg Break Update from Doctor Who Performed Surgery

    For a man who has made a career out of crafting spectacular highlight-reel knockouts and unforgettable moments inside the cage, any time Anderson Silva fights, something about it is worth remembering...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 7 months ago 92,050 reads 121 comments

  6. With Silva and St-Pierre Out, Who Will Fill the UFC's Superstar Void in 2014?

    In the end, it was fitting that Anderson Silva and Georges St-Pierre left the party together. The Octagon’s two biggest stars began their respective title reigns a little ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 29,504 reads 194 comments

  7. UFC 168 Results: The Unstoppable, Unflappable Ronda Rousey Searches for a Foil

    Miesha Tate was smiling as the bell rang to begin the second round. Her face was already swelling and red, the blood that had dotted it carefully wiped away in her corner. None of that mattered...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 7 months ago 50,049 reads 297 comments

  8. Anderson Silva and the Awful Sound I'll Never Forget

    First, there was the sound. If I am somehow lucky enough to live to a ripe and forgetful old age—and even if that old age is filled with joy and laughter—I do not imagine ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 7 months ago 58,673 reads 127 comments

  9. UFC 168: Anderson Silva's Injury Reminds Us MMA Has Few Storybook Endings

    The first time Chris Weidman fought Anderson Silva , it ended in controversy, public bickering and demands for an immediate rematch...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 132,374 reads 317 comments

  10. UFC 168 Results: The Good, Bad and Strange from Weidman vs. Silva 2 Fight Card

    With all the buzz, hype and anticipation, UFC 168 had all the elements to create that "big fight" feel. And certainly for good reason...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 7 months ago 58,183 reads 63 comments

  11. UFC 168 Results: Anderson Silva, Ronda Rousey and the Real Winners and Losers

    At UFC 162, Chris Weidman's left hand ended an era. At UFC 168 , his left leg likely ended a career. After being dominated for much of the first round, Anderson Silva came out a man on fire...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 7 months ago 327,399 reads 557 comments

  12. UFC Launches "UFC Fight Pass" Digital Fight Network and Library

    LAS VEGAS—If you dream of the day when you can fire up your television and watch 22 Fedor Emelianenko fights in a single binge sitting, well, your dream is now a reality...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 7 months ago 44,110 reads 32 comments

  13. Brock Lesnar Thinking About a UFC Comeback? Some Unsolicited Advice: Don't Do It

    This is how rumors get started. The scene is a 23-second video shot during the media scrum portion of Thursday's UFC 168 pre-fight press conference...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 44,522 reads 118 comments

  14. Anderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman 2 & the Joy of Having No Idea What Will Happen

    Here’s a weird little fact you probably already know: MMA is obsessed with the future. In order to satisfy what we’re led to believe is a nearly inexhaustible interest ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 102,039 reads 115 comments

  15. UFC 168: Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate Battle for the Soul of Women's MMA

    Ronda Rousey didn't crack many smiles during this season of the UFC's groundbreaking reality television show The Ultimate Fighter . On the surface, there was plenty to grin about...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 7 months ago 219,965 reads 201 comments

  16. The Stakes Are High for the Major Players at UFC 168

    There have been plenty of high-profile cards this year but none bigger than UFC 168 . The UFC's annual end-of-the-year event is stacked from top to bottom with action-packed tilts and features interesting matchups from all corners of the roster..

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 7 months ago 9,063 reads 7 comments

  17. UFC 168 Bold Predictions: Can Chris Weidman Slay 'The Spider' Again?

    The waiting is almost over. By this time on Sunday, we'll know the future of the UFC middleweight division. We'll know whether Chris Weidman's initial win over Anderson Silva was more luck than destiny...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 28,489 reads 106 comments

  18. Miesha Tate: Barbie Dolls and Bloodshed

    Resting on her forearms and knees while looking down at the hazy red spot beneath her, Miesha Tate struggled to get her bearings. She wasn't quite sure what the spot was. Truth be told, she wasn't even all that sure what was happening...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 7 months ago 64,733 reads 79 comments

  19. UFC 168: 'Weidman vs. Silva 2' Fight Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    Welcome to the latest biggest UFC event in the entire history of time. That's not true, of course. It will be very difficult for UFC 168 to bypass the fabled UFC 100 event in ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 7 months ago 34,651 reads 53 comments

  20. MMA Christmas: White Elephant Gifts for the UFC's 9 Champions

    What do you get the fighter who has everything? It's a vexing seasonal question, as we consider what we could possibly gift the UFC's nine reigning champions that they don't have already...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 11,588 reads 16 comments

  21. UFC 168: Anderson Silva and the Lofty Expectation of Greatness

    The name Anderson Silva evokes a plethora of thoughts. From a legendary montage of highlight-reel knockouts where he dispatched a mixture of the best fighters across the MMA ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 7 months ago 38,715 reads 43 comments

  22. Chris Weidman 'Doesn't Care' Which Anderson Silva Shows Up at UFC 168

    Most of the juiciest talk leading up to UFC 168 has had nothing to do with middleweight champion Chris Weidman . As usual, the industry at large remains in the thrall of Anderson Silva ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 20,141 reads 182 comments

  23. UFC 168: Another Atypical Pre-Fight Interview with Josh Barnett

    As a writer who has made a career out of doing interviews and features, I have come to learn that timing means everything...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 7 months ago 11,930 reads 45 comments

  24. UFC 168's Travis Browne: Hungry for Gold, on a Mission of Destruction

    Travis Browne has every intention of becoming the UFC heavyweight champion. Where the rangy Hawaiian's immense potential once garnered the prospect label, he's since traded in that particular tag for contender status...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 7 months ago 9,036 reads 30 comments

  25. UFC 168 Primer: Reliving 1st Fight Between Anderson Silva and Chris Weidman

    Anderson Silva is the greatest fighter in UFC history. Few, at this point, would dare dispute that. It's hardly worth arguing—seven years and 17 wins speak plenty loudly all on their own in response to naysayers...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 7 months ago 32,750 reads 116 comments