1. Davis: Beating Anderson Silva 'Would Complete My Trifecta of Brazilian Fighters'

    UFC light heavyweight contender Phil Davis perplexed the majority of the fight community when he called out former longtime 185-pound champ Anderson Silva , but he maintains that the matchup makes sense...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 month ago 13,187 reads 62 comments

  2. UFC 179: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    It was a lot closer than his first meeting with Chad Mendes , but Jose Aldo once against defended his belt from the Team Alpha Male standout. Although Mendes attempted eight takedowns , he didn't seem overly hesitant to stand with the champion...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 20,562 reads 37 comments

  3. UFC 179 Results: Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes Rematch Lives Up to Hype

    When Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes first stepped into the Octagon two years ago, the high-profile bout was over before it could begin...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 2,824 reads 9 comments

  4. UFC 179: Full Fight-by-Fight Results and Scorecards

    Saturday night’s UFC 179 pay-per-view featured a great main event between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes , but the entire fight card was filled with entertaining bouts...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 1 month ago 1,197 reads 0 comments

  5. Phil Davis Grounds Glover Teixeira, but Anderson Silva Call-out Leaves Bad Taste

    It continues to feel like two steps forward, one step back for Phil Davis. Davis got off the schneid Saturday night at UFC 179 , putting on a wrestling clinic en route to a unanimous-decision victory over Glover Teixeira...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 17,738 reads 50 comments

  6. UFC 179 Results: 3 Fights for Glover Teixeira to Take Next

    Saturday night, UFC 179 marked the UFC's return to both pay-per-view and the country of Brazil. The card was headlined by a featherweight championship thriller in Jose Aldo vs...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 5,107 reads 5 comments

  7. UFC 179 Results: Fights for Jose Aldo to Take Next

    As if anyone needed further validation of Jose Aldo 's greatness, the champ put on a display at UFC 179 that reminded fans of his former WEC days. Aldo's fight with Chad Mendes started nearly the same as the T...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 month ago 13,095 reads 29 comments

  8. UFC 179: Video Highlights from Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes' Epic Battle in Rio

    There is a prince and a joker in the featherweight division, but Jose Aldo is king. With his countrymen surrounding the cage, the featherweight champion successfully defended his throne for a second time against perennial contender Chad Mendes...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 14,375 reads 11 comments

  9. Aldo vs. Mendes 2 Results: Breaking Down Next Step for Both Fighters

    The rematch between defending featherweight champion Jose Aldo and No. 1 contender Chad Mendes was the most anticipated fight on the UFC 179 card, and the main event did not disappoint...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 1 month ago 1,091 reads 3 comments

  10. UFC 179 Results: 3 Fights for Phil Davis to Take Next

    UFC 179 was a solid showing for Phil Davis —a night for him to remind the world that he's actually pretty good at this MMA thing...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 9,077 reads 20 comments

  11. UFC 179 Results: Forecasting What's Next for Card's Biggest Winners

    UFC 179 didn't turn out to be the most entertaining card ever, but it did yield some big winners on Saturday night. Phil Davis stepped up to the plate in a big way on foreign soil...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 3,678 reads 3 comments

  12. UFC 179: Complete Results and Most Impressive Performances from PPV Event

    UFC 179 provided fans in Rio de Janeiro , Brazil with a little bit of everything on Saturday night. The card—which featured a heavy Brazilian flavor—saw some history ...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 5,186 reads 3 comments

  13. UFC 179 Results: 3 Fights to Make for Chad Mendes

    Chad Mendes gave Jose Aldo all that he could at UFC 179 , but it just wasn't enough. Money landed enough to nearly swell the champ's eye shut, but Aldo's immaculate jab and near-perfect ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 10,416 reads 24 comments

  14. Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes II: What We Learned from Featherweight Title Fight

    For the first time in what feels like an eternity, UFC 179 brought fight fans an interesting title fight as Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes faced off in a long-awaited rematch. The do-over has been years in the making...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 11,155 reads 25 comments

  15. Aldo vs. Mendes 2 Results: Winner, Scorecard and Analysis

    Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes locked horns for the second time Saturday at UFC 179 , but the result was ultimately the same as Aldo retained the UFC featherweight title in front of his home fans in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 15,466 reads 12 comments

  16. UFC 179 Results: Grades for Every Main Card Fighter

    It would be a lie to say that was a lot of fun. UFC 179 hit the airwaves Saturday night to limited excitement, and it lived up to that billing perfectly...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 29,405 reads 47 comments

  17. Phil Davis vs. Glover Teixeira: What We Learned from Light Heavyweight Tilt

    The UFC returned to Brazil Saturday night, hosting a pay-per-view live from Rio de Janeiro. Headlined by Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes, the card figured to be exciting but was relatively light on star power...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 15,114 reads 64 comments

  18. UFC 179 Results: Winners and Scorecards from Aldo vs. Mendes 2 Fight Card

    After a three-week hiatus, the biggest MMA company in the world returned Saturday night with a compelling UFC 179 . The headliner featured a rematch between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 1 month ago 27,931 reads 106 comments

  19. Chad Mendes on Conor McGregor: 'The Guy's a Joke, I'm Gonna Get Paid Big Time'

    UFC featherweight contender Chad Mendes will get his second crack at champion Jose Aldo at UFC 179 this evening, but that doesn't mean he hasn't been listening to the banter of rising star Conor McGregor...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 month ago 10,865 reads 7 comments

  20. UFC 179: Latest Fight Card Predictions and Projected Winners

    In a matter of hours, Chad Mendes will go face-to-face with the only man to hand him a loss in the sport of mixed martial arts. Mendes and UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo will rematch in Rio de Janiero, Brazil, in the main event of UFC 179 ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 2,691 reads 0 comments

  21. UFC 179 Fight Card: Projecting Winners for Every Fight

    Many fans are excited about the UFC 179 main event featuring featherweight champion Jose Aldo defending the title against Chad Mendes , but the entire fight card for Saturday’s pay-per-view is worth watching...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 1 month ago 2,596 reads 1 comments

  22. UFC 179: Fight Card, Start Time and Final Aldo vs. Mendes 2 Predictions

    Saturday’s UFC 179 pay-per-view from Ginasio do Maracanazinho in Rio de Janeiro , Brazil, has a solid fight card, but MMA fans are focused on the UFC Featherweight Championship bout between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes ...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 1 month ago 1,631 reads 0 comments

  23. Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes 2: Latest Twitter Hype Before UFC 179

    It has taken almost three years, but Chad Mendes will finally get his chance to rematch Jose Aldo . The two featherweights will main-event UFC 179 , and Aldo's featherweight title will again be on the line...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 654 reads 0 comments

  24. Aldo vs. Mendes 2: Latest Comments and Predictions for UFC 179

    Jose Aldo will have his hands full and then some defending his featherweight title against Chad Mendes at UFC 179 ...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 1 month ago 394 reads 0 comments

  25. UFC 179: Start Time, Prelim Live Stream Info and Full Fight Card Predictions

    Revenge is on the mind of Chad "Money" Mendes as he heads into his rematch with UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo on Saturday. When the two men met in Jan...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 3,516 reads 3 comments