1. Diego Sanchez: Frankie Edgar Is the 'Best Wrestler in MMA,' Better Than GSP

    UFC featherweight contender Frankie Edgar is receiving high praise from fans, reporters and fellow fighters alike after his brutal mauling of Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 57, but ...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 month ago 15,330 reads 67 comments

  2. Diego Sanchez Tells 'Disrespectful' Conor McGregor to Respect His Elders

    One of the original The Ultimate Fighter winners, Diego Sanchez , is still beefing with surging UFC featherweight contender Conor McGregor , and he has elaborated on why he doesn't like his "disrespectful" rival...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 month ago 6,636 reads 42 comments

  3. Diego Sanchez Injures LCL, Pulled from UFC 180 Fight Card

    The hits keep coming for UFC 180. First, the night's main attraction, UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, was pulled from the event after suffering a knee injury. Then, Joe Lauzon , one half of the hotly anticipated Lauzon vs...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 months ago 7,249 reads 41 comments

  4. UPDATED: Joe Lauzon Says He's Fighting Diego Sanchez in Mexico at UFC 180

    UPDATE: 12:14 p.m. Eastern Time UFC President Dana White just confirmed that Joe Lauzon vs. Diego Sanchez is official for UFC 180 ...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 3 months ago 10,860 reads 54 comments

  5. UFC 180: Zuffa Finally Goes to Mexico, but Is the Main Card Good Enough?

    For a very long time, fans of the combative sports have been waiting (or even dying ) for the UFC to go to Mexico...

    Levi Nile Written by Levi Nile about 4 months ago 11,595 reads 46 comments

  6. Dan Hardy Wants to Send Diego Sanchez into Retirement for His Comeback Fight

    Dan Hardy has a nice, comfy job of calling fights for the UFC. Most fans would love to be in his position, but Hardy has a plan to step back into the Octagon once more...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 5 months ago 2,591 reads 9 comments

  7. Diego Sanchez Tops UFC Fight Night 42 Payroll, Banks $140,000

    It looks like two egregious scores from the Albuquerque, New Mexico, judges on Saturday were deciding factors in giving UFC lightweight Diego Sanchez a very lucrative payday at UFC Fight Night 42...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 7 months ago 12,064 reads 74 comments

  8. Ross Pearson on Diego Sanchez Loss: 'The Whole World Knows I Won the Fight'

    MMA pundits would have to search long and hard to find a group of people who felt Diego Sanchez did enough to beat Ross Pearson at UFC Fight Night 42, but as it turns out, two of the judges on hand in Albuquerque believed just that...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 7 months ago 10,334 reads 63 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night 42: Ross Pearson's Corner Concerned over Drug Testing

    Although UFC Fight Night 42 had very little hype heading into the event, it's been nothing short of a beehive full of buzz following the event...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 7 months ago 8,722 reads 39 comments

  10. Nate Diaz's Manager Deems Diego Sanchez Not Important Enough for a Response

    Diego Sanchez is moving on from his controversial decision win with his eyes set on his next opponent. Sanchez called out former lightweight title challenger Nate Diaz following his win and said he'd like to have the fight in Mexico...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 7 months ago 6,345 reads 32 comments

  11. After Controversial Win, Diego Sanchez Offers Ross Pearson 5-Round Rematch

    Former UFC lightweight title challenger Diego Sanchez snapped a two-fight losing streak at UFC Fight Night 42 last night, though he seems to be in a very small minority of those who believe he deserved the split-decision victory over Ross Pearson...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 7 months ago 12,364 reads 69 comments

  12. The Good, Bad and Strange from Fight Night 42

    The UFC lightweight division is one of the most talent-rich collectives under the promotion's banner, and the race for future title opportunities is an ongoing affair...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 7 months ago 13,241 reads 22 comments

  13. Diego Sanchez vs. Ross Pearson: What We Learned from Lightweight Tilt

    Saturday night, UFC Fight Night 42 went down from Albuquerque, New Mexico. One of the bouts on the main card featured tough lightweights Diego Sanchez and Ross Pearson going to war...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 7 months ago 26,524 reads 126 comments

  14. UFC Fight Night 42: Live Results, Play by Play and Fight Card Highlights

    UFC Fight Night 42 hits Albuquerque, New Mexico on Saturday night. The 11-fight event is capped off by a key matchup in the lightweight division. No. 2-ranked contender Benson Henderson takes on No...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 7 months ago 24,577 reads 159 comments

  15. UFC on May 31 Results: 10 Burning Questions Heading into UFC Fight Night 42

    UFC Fight Night 41 in Berlin, Germany and The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3 finales are in the book. The main card results are as follows: The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3 Finale: Stipe Miocic def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 22,126 reads 61 comments

  16. Diego Sanchez Faces Ross Pearson at UFC Fight Night 42 in Albuquerque

    Despite a loss to Myles Jury earlier this month, UFC lightweight Diego Sanchez isn't waiting around for his next fight. With the UFC heading to his adopted hometown of Albuquerque, N...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 9 months ago 5,320 reads 24 comments

  17. Conor McGregor Slams Diego Sanchez, Jose Aldo and Ricardo Lamas

    Top 15 UFC featherweight Conor McGregor has been on the shelf since tearing his ACL in August, but that hasn't stopped him from angling for a big fight for his return to the cage...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 months ago 17,179 reads 109 comments

  18. UFC 171: Examining the Future of Diego Sanchez and the Issue of Fighter Safety

    Having lost comfortably to Myles Jury at UFC 171 , the question facing Diego Sanchez is where should he go next? Stick around in any sport for long enough and the competition will eventually surpass you...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 10 months ago 8,522 reads 18 comments

  19. Diego Sanchez Says Food Poisoning Contributed to UFC 171 Loss to Myles Jury

    One of the winners on the first season of The Ultimate Fighter , Diego Sanchez , believes a bad dinner choice after the UFC 171 weigh-ins cost him against surging prospect Myles Jury...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 10 months ago 24,061 reads 73 comments

  20. UFC 171 Results: What We Learned from Myles Jury vs. Diego Sanchez

    In a showdown between the old guard and new guard of the lightweight division, Diego Sanchez faced off with Myles Jury. Jury entered the fight with an undefeated record and a big win over Michael Johnson...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 11,410 reads 17 comments

  21. UFC 171: Myles Jury Seeks to Make His Name off Diego Sanchez

    Myles Jury is 13-0, and the talented 25-year-old will meet No. 15-ranked Diego Sanchez at UFC 171 on Saturday. The lightweight division has a lot of talent but few legitimate contenders...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 10 months ago 3,528 reads 1 comments

  22. UFC 171: Diego Sanchez Is Still the Ultimate Fighter, for Better and Worse

    Diego Sanchez is perhaps the UFC’s pound-for-pound most likable fighter. At least in interview settings, the first-ever The Ultimate Fighter winner comes across as one of MMA ’s true nice guys...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 10 months ago 14,465 reads 36 comments

  23. UFC: Josh Thomson Live Commentary on Diego Sanchez vs. Gilbert Melendez

    For a long time now, fans have wondered what is on the minds of professional fighters as they watch their peers compete in the cage. Case in point: Josh Thomson watching Diego Sanchez battling with Gilbert Melendez...

    Levi Nile Written by Levi Nile about 11 months ago 1,641 reads 7 comments