1. Is the UFC Making a Concerted Effort as of Late to Stack PPVs?

    The Ultimate Fighting Championship has had quite the hard time fighting off its critics this year. One of the main reasons that many have taken to their pitchforks and torches is the ...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 7 hours ago 1,411 reads 6 comments

  2. The Fighting Life: The Perseverance of Dominick Cruz

    An athlete's career is divided up into chapters, and the overall journey is the cumulative sum of all the moving parts...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 hours ago 2,095 reads 8 comments

  3. Eddie Alvarez: 'The Underground King' Ready to Shine at UFC 178

    The mission to prove he's the best lightweight fighter on the planet is one Eddie Alvarez has been on since the day he first stepped foot inside the cage...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 days ago 6,259 reads 16 comments

  4. 'Jacare' Souza Preparing to Replace Vitor Belfort or Chris Weidman at UFC 181

    Surging UFC middleweight contender Ronaldo Souza isn't scheduled to fight for the UFC middleweight championship this year, but apparently, he's anxious for a high-profile matchup before 2015 begins...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 6 days ago 24,765 reads 38 comments

  5. Travis Browne vs. Brendan Schaub Booked for UFC 181

    The UFC's brass evidently still considers unranked heavyweight Brendan Schaub a viable contender, even after his lackluster performance in his most recent outing at UFC 174 in June...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 8 days ago 6,919 reads 50 comments

  6. Benson Henderson: How He Can Keep His Motivation After a Stunning Defeat

    Benson Henderson is one of the most polarizing individuals in the UFC’s lightweight division. The former champion seems to garner more hatred every time he steps into the cage...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 13 days ago 1,664 reads 5 comments

  7. Jon Jones Kicking Bag Just 2 Weeks After Knee Surgery

    The fight that could have been was just three weeks away from today. If not for an unfortunate knee injury to the champion, we'd all be three weeks away from the best pay-per-view card of the year...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 14 days ago 8,962 reads 20 comments

  8. In Praise of TJ Dillashaw, Whose Championship Mettle Elevated UFC 177

    From inside the eye of the hurricane swirling around UFC 177 , TJ Dillashaw put on a command performance...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 16 days ago 8,006 reads 14 comments

  9. Nick Diaz: Can He Become More Than a UFC Cult Hero?

    Nick Diaz has done a lot in his career. He's fought for a UFC title on a couple of occasions. He's held welterweight gold in another...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 17 days ago 14,543 reads 96 comments

  10. UFC Pulling out All the Stops to Ensure Success in Mexico City

    The United States, Canada, Brazil, Sweden, Ireland, England, Japan, China, New Zealand, Germany, the United Arab Emirates, Singapore, Australia and now Mexico...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 17 days ago 4,760 reads 13 comments

  11. Renan Barao's Return: 3 Potential Opponents for Embattled Ex-Champion

    The UFC might have absolutely adored Renan Barao a couple of months ago, but he now finds himself on "the list." Not the good list, either...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 17 days ago 11,123 reads 37 comments

  12. UFC 177 Results: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    In accepting a bout with Joe Soto on the shortest notice possible, T.J. Dillashaw risked his bantamweight championship —not a huge risk against a UFC newcomer but a risk nonetheless...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 17 days ago 9,126 reads 9 comments

  13. UFC 177 Results: What's Next for Henry Cejudo?

    Henry Cejudo is a former Olympic gold medalist. He won gold in 2008 in Beijing for wrestling in the freestyle 55kg division. He went back for the Olympic trials in 2012 but didn't make it...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 18 days ago 4,784 reads 14 comments

  14. UFC 177 Results: Dillashaw vs. Soto Fight Card Winners and Review

    When bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw successfully defended his title Saturday night against Joe Soto at UFC 177 , he proved that he belongs in the conversation as one of the pound-for-pound toughest men in the sport...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 18 days ago 15,706 reads 9 comments

  15. UFC 177 Results: 3 Fights for Joe Soto to Take Next

    Joe Soto stepped up in a huge way Saturday night. Prior to the weigh-ins on Friday, Soto was supposed to face Anthony Birchak on the undercard...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 18 days ago 5,176 reads 22 comments

  16. Coach: Renan Barao Doesn't Need to Move to Featherweight

    Former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao saw opportunity slip through his fingertips Friday, as just 24 hours before a title rematch with T.J...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 18 days ago 6,256 reads 23 comments

  17. UFC 177 Results: 3 Fights for Bethe Correia to Take Next

    On Saturday night, Bethe Correia squared off against Shayna Baszler on the main card of UFC 177 . The two had a highly entertaining fight that ended by TKO in the second after Correia landed a flurry of punches up against the cage...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 18 days ago 6,012 reads 25 comments

  18. UFC 177 Results: 3 Fights for TJ Dillashaw to Take Next

    On Saturday night, T.J. Dillashaw looked to defend his UFC bantamweight title for the first time against former Bellator bantamweight champion Joe Soto at UFC 177 ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 18 days ago 14,114 reads 58 comments

  19. TJ Dillashaw vs. Joe Soto: Video Highlights from Main Event

    As expected, TJ Dillashaw successfully defended his bantamweight championship against replacement opponent Joe Soto on Saturday. That said, Soto did his best to keep the bout competitive all the way into the fifth and final round...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 18 days ago 12,990 reads 12 comments

  20. T.J. Dillashaw vs. Joe Soto: What We Learned from Bantamweight Title Fight

    It took a bit longer than most expected, but T.J. Dillashaw 's shotgun title defense ultimately ended as most expected at UFC 177 on Saturday...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 18 days ago 21,184 reads 79 comments

  21. UFC 177 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Dillashaw vs. Soto Fight Card

    UFC 177 was a battered pay-per-view before it ever got a chance, but the main card came through with some solid action on Saturday. T.J...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 18 days ago 41,490 reads 50 comments

  22. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC 177

    "Welcome to the haunted UFC card," Joe Rogan said to kick off the official weigh-ins for UFC 177 . Truer words have never been spoken...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 18 days ago 28,307 reads 28 comments

  23. UFC 177 Was Low on Star Power but Ended Up Being a Lot of Fun Anyway

    In the end, if you were looking for the UFC's brightest-shining stars, you were never going to find them at UFC 177 . Not after The Curse waylaid Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson and Renan Barao and the rest...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 18 days ago 22,411 reads 58 comments

  24. Danny Castillo vs. Tony Ferguson: What We Learned from Lightweight Tilt

    The Ultimate Fighter Season 13 winner Tony Ferguson faced off with longtime veteran Danny Castillo in one of the weakest co-main events in UFC history at UFC 177 on Saturday...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 18 days ago 5,221 reads 23 comments

  25. Shayna Baszler vs. Bethe Correia: What We Learned from Women's Bantamweight Tilt

    Bethe Correia defeated Shayna Baszler by second-round TKO at UFC 177 on Saturday, and now she sets her sights on a potential title shot. Baszler entered as a slight underdog, but she was the veteran with much more experience between the two...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 18 days ago 10,765 reads 36 comments