1. Marlon Sandro Blames Renan Barao Loss on UFC, Calls UFC 173 Bout an 'Injustice'

    Some are calling TJ Dillashaw ’s victory over Renan Barao at UFC 173 the biggest upset in UFC history. Others are chalking it up as simply an off night for the Brazilian...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 16,407 reads 29 comments

  2. TJ Dillashaw's Win over Renan Barao Leaves Jose Aldo as the Only Brazilian Champ

    TJ Dillashaw dethroned former bantamweight champion Renan Barao at UFC 173 , and just like that, Jose Aldo became the last UFC champion waving the Brazilian flag...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 2,547 reads 9 comments

  3. UFC 173 Results: What's Keeping Dan Henderson Coming Back for More?

    Dan Henderson oozes a special breed of toughness inside the UFC Octagon. At UFC 173 against Daniel Cormier , Henderson was beaten, battered and broken before succumbing to a rear-naked choke in the fight's final frame...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 16,691 reads 27 comments

  4. Duane Ludwig May Continue to Work with Team Alpha Male

    As T.J. Dillashaw placed his hands on his waist at UFC 173 , patting the golden belt that hung there as a symbol of ultimate success, Duane "Bang" Ludwig stood just a few feet behind, choking back tears and applauding his pupil...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 6,108 reads 8 comments

  5. Renan Barao's Coach Wants Immediate Rematch with Dillashaw in Brazil

    Renan Barao 's head coach, Andre Pederneiras , wants an immediate rematch with TJ Dillashaw ...in Brazil...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 5,283 reads 28 comments

  6. UFC 173: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    Heading into UFC 173 , Renan Barao was on his way to becoming the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world. Following the fight card, Barao is no longer the UFC bantamweight champion...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 10,923 reads 24 comments

  7. UFC 173: Highlighting Most Important Results from Saturday's Marquee Event

    Saturday's UFC 173 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena was not only a shockingly great card, but a lesson in the unpredictable nature of the sport and what is to come...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 750 reads 0 comments

  8. T.J. Dillashaw: How the New 135-Pound Champ Dethroned Renan Barao at UFC 173

    The handful of pundits who believed T.J. Dillashaw would dethrone Renan Barao at UFC 173 certainly didn't forecast a brutal TKO win from the Team Alpha Male standout Saturday in Las Vegas...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 1 month ago 5,822 reads 31 comments

  9. UFC 173 Results: 5 Fights for Renan Barao to Take Next

    Renan Barao may not have his UFC bantamweight title, but he does have a few avenues to go back to getting it...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 month ago 17,886 reads 19 comments

  10. UFC 173 Results: Final Review of Scorecards and Top Performers

    MGM Grand Garden Arena played host to UFC 173 on Saturday night in Las Vegas, and the exciting main card proved to be as compelling as expected. The main event was stellar...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 1 month ago 719 reads 0 comments

  11. T.J. Dillashaw and the Biggest Title Fight Upsets in Recent Memory

    In a sport of upsets, Team Alpha Male stalwart T.J. Dillashaw secured his place in MMA upset history at UFC 173 on Saturday at the MGM's Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 1 month ago 10,625 reads 14 comments

  12. TJ Dillashaw: New Bantamweight Champ Is Best Team Alpha Male Fighter Ever

    Behold TJ Dillashaw , the true alpha male on a team of betas. Okay, so that's not entirely true, the rest of Team Alpha Male are all excellent fighters in their own right...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 month ago 1,684 reads 6 comments

  13. Daniel Cormier vs. Dan Henderson: Fights for Henderson to Take at Middleweight

    Dan Henderson 's UFC 173 fight looked exactly like what it really was; a middleweight fighting a heavyweight. The only problem was that it was being contested at light heavyweight, a weight class where Henderson shouldn't be fighting...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 month ago 6,270 reads 18 comments

  14. UFC 173 Results: What Happened to Jake Ellenberger?

    Remember the days when Jake Ellenberger was one of the more feared fighters at 170 pounds? It appears Mr. Ellenberger himself has forgotten that as well. The Nebraska native was thoroughly outclassed by his UFC 173 opponent, Robbie Lawler ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 month ago 14,744 reads 25 comments

  15. UFC 173 Results: Fighters Who Faltered Under PPV Pressure

    Several top stars thrived on Saturday’s UFC 173 card, but two of the mainstream names faltered under the pressure of the pay-per-view main card...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 1 month ago 863 reads 0 comments

  16. UFC 173: TJ Dillashaw and Fighters Who Stole the Show Saturday

    Saturday night’s UFC 173 pay-per-view was a wild showcase of the unpredictability of mixed martial arts, and several fighters such as new bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw stole the show...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 1 month ago 7,144 reads 11 comments

  17. UFC 173 Fight Video: Watch TJ Dillashaw Upend Renan Barao for Bantamweight Belt

    We have a new champion. Heavy underdog T.J. Dillashaw battered and upended Brazilian dynamo Renan Barao at UFC 173 Saturday night to capture the UFC bantamweight belt...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 31,358 reads 6 comments

  18. TJ Dillashaw Re-Legitimizes 'The Ultimate Fighter' as Talent Source at UFC 173

    The Ultimate Fighter has never been 100 percent embraced by MMA fans. You can't downplay its importance, of course, because The Ultimate Fighter Season 1 and the bout between ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 10,010 reads 32 comments

  19. UFC 173: TJ Dillashaw and the Knockdown That Changed Everything

    TJ Dillashaw shocked the world at UFC 173 . The No. 4-ranked contender was written off before the fight. The confident Team Alpha Male fighter knew something the majority of the world did not...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 13,184 reads 16 comments

  20. UFC 173: Recapping the Fight Night Bonuses

    UFC 173 was an exciting event. There were quality performances throughout the card, but only two would earn some extra money. And only one fight could earn the title of Fight of the Night...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 13,088 reads 15 comments

  21. Renan Barao Vs.TJ Dillashaw: What We Learned from UFC 173 Main Event

    As you probably saw or heard, Renan Barao was defeated by TJ Dillashaw at UFC 173 . Not just defeated, either. "Manhandled" is an appropriate word. "Outclassed" works, too...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 8,406 reads 20 comments

  22. UFC 173: The Real Winners and Losers from Barao vs. Dillashaw

    In MMA circles, Renan Barao was like Kim Kardashian, only exactly the opposite. He was famous for not being famous. Exacerbating the polarity, Barao was also demonstrably, massively talented...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 66,678 reads 70 comments

  23. UFC 173 Results: Grades for Every Main Card Fighter

    UFC 173 lit up Memorial Day weekend on Saturday night, offering a solid night of fights for MMA fans looking for their fix...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 53,777 reads 28 comments

  24. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC 173

    For the past two years, the UFC bantamweight division has been a weight class in flux. When former WEC titleholder-turned-UFC champion Dominick Cruz went down with a knee ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 36,070 reads 34 comments

  25. Daniel Cormier vs. Dan Henderson: What We Learned from UFC 173 Co-Main Event

    Daniel Cormier dominated Dan Henderson at UFC 173 to earn a shot at the championship. The fight was never close...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 31,388 reads 180 comments