1. UFC 178 Results: 3 Fights to Make for Demetrious Johnson

    Can Demetrious Johnson actually get any better? His bout with Chris Cariaso at UFC 178 was certainly a mismatch, but his victory was arguably even more emphatic than most expected...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 4 days ago 3,854 reads 3 comments

  2. UFC 178: Full PPV Results, Bonus Award Winners and More

    The UFC 178 pay-per-view was one of the best of 2014 thus far, and the results from the card headlined by the championship match between Demetrious Johnson and Chris Cariaso made for an unforgettable event...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 4 days ago 5,786 reads 15 comments

  3. Dominick Cruz: Fights for Him to Take Next? Only One Fight Makes Sense

    For Dominick Cruz , it would appear the hard part is over. Just making it into the cage at UFC 178 was a victory for the former bantamweight king...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 4 days ago 5,683 reads 20 comments

  4. Conor McGregor: Ricky Hatton or Naseem Hamed, Babyface or Heel?

    After dispatching Dustin Poirier inside of two minutes at UFC 178 , even Conor McGregor’s most cynical critics would have to concede that he has something a little bit special...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 4 days ago 7,177 reads 18 comments

  5. UFC 178 Video Highlights: Champ Demetrious Johnson Handles Underdog Cariaso

    As the main event of UFC 178 got underway, it was eerily quiet inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena. The Las Vegas faithful seemed drained of their energy even as the card was supposed to be hitting its culmination...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 days ago 3,270 reads 1 comments

  6. Conor McGregor Video Highlights: Irish Phenom Knocks out Dustin Poirier

    There is hype and then there is action. One is the domain of those who are being, who have corralled a reputation and a spot and have established themselves inside the middle. The action is the becoming...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 days ago 6,372 reads 11 comments

  7. Tim Kennedy Confronts Yoel Romero in Locker Room Following 'StoolGate'

    While Tim Kennedy may have suffered a scary knockout loss to Yoel Romero at UFC 178 , he found more than enough energy to rip the Cuban wrestler for what he viewed as gamesmanship backstage following the fight...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 days ago 19,145 reads 70 comments

  8. Stool Gate: 'Old Dirty Trick' Saves Yoel Romero from Tim Kennedy at UFC 178

    When there's 10 seconds left between rounds, it's the referee's job to let the fighters' corners know and to start the athletes on the path back into the cage...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 4 days ago 23,533 reads 126 comments

  9. UFC 178 Results: Recapping the Fight Night Bonuses

    UFC 178 delivered several great performances, but only two fighters could walk away with bonuses. The exciting main card delivered, and the preliminary action chimed in too to make Dana White and Joe Silva's decision on bonuses more difficult...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 4 days ago 15,803 reads 26 comments

  10. UFC 178 Results: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Nights 53, 54

    UFC 178 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC 178 Main Card Demetrious Johnson def. Chris Cariaso, submission (Round 2, 2:29) Donald Cerrone def. Eddie Alvarez, unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) Conor McGregor def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 days ago 8,693 reads 11 comments

  11. Demetrious Johnson Is the UFC's Most Dominant Champion and No One Cares

    There was a weird vibe in Las Vegas as Demetrious Johnson ( 21–2–1) , the UFC's most dominant champion, made his way to the Octagon to defend his flyweight championship...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 4 days ago 11,985 reads 106 comments

  12. Dominick Cruz, Cat Zingano Earn Title Shots with UFC 178 Knockouts

    UFC 178 wasn't just a great card tonight. It left us with a lot to look forward to. Speaking at the post-fight press conference, UFC president Dana White minced no words in ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 days ago 10,880 reads 35 comments

  13. Yoel Romero's Win Marred in Controversy, Adds Interest to Middleweight Division

    UFC 178 delivered on a variety of levels, but it was not without a bit of controversy. Typically, controversy in the UFC comes by way of a stoppage that was too early or a poor scorecard courtesy of the judges...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 4 days ago 5,196 reads 33 comments

  14. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC 178

    There was a lot of anticipation in the buildup to UFC 178 , and expectations were set as high as any card in recent memory...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 4 days ago 30,539 reads 40 comments

  15. Demetrious Johnson vs. Chris Cariaso: What We Learned from Flyweight Title Fight

    Demetrious Johnson dominated Chris Cariaso at UFC 178 . It was what was expected, and that is exactly what happened. Cariaso entered at the No. 8-ranked contender, but he has never shown the tools necessary to defeat Johnson inside the cage..

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 4 days ago 8,082 reads 12 comments

  16. Grades for Every UFC 178 Main Card Fighter

    The UFC's most wildly anticipated card of the year is in the books, as UFC 178 delivered some enjoyable scraps in Las Vegas on Saturday...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 4 days ago 42,930 reads 71 comments

  17. Eddie Alvarez vs. Donald Cerrone: What We Learned from Lightweight Tilt

    Eddie Alvarez made his long-awaited UFC debut at UFC 178 , taking on fan favorite and top-10 stalwart Donald Cerrone. It was a fight that was hard to imagine being anything but exciting...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 days ago 5,435 reads 8 comments

  18. Conor McGregor: The Real Deal, and He Should Get the Next Title Shot

    LAS VEGAS — Look out, folks: Conor McGregor is the real deal. The loud-mouthed Irish fighter, who jumped on the UFC scene and made an immediate splash by talking his way ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 days ago 28,237 reads 206 comments

  19. UFC 178 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Johnson vs. Cariaso

    UFC 178 had to be one of the oddest MMA cards devised in recent memory. It was also one of the best. The reason behind its head-scratchingness is simple...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 days ago 72,745 reads 108 comments

  20. Tim Kennedy vs. Yoel Romero: What We Learned from Middleweight Tilt

    In a deceptively important middleweight title fight, Tim Kennedy and Yoel Romero faced off in the second fight of UFC 178 's main card. Both men are physical monsters, come from top-level gyms and own magnetic personalities...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 days ago 12,456 reads 93 comments

  21. Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier: What We Learned from Featherweight Tilt

    Conor McGregor stopped Dustin Poirier quickly and efficiently at UFC 178 on Saturday night. The two had been jawing back and forth all week long, and McGregor was confident he would stop him in the first round—and he did...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 4 days ago 23,755 reads 84 comments

  22. Johnson vs. Cariaso Results: Winner, Recap and Analysis

    Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson entered his UFC 178 bout with Chris Cariaso as a massive favorite, and Mighty Mouse didn't disappoint as he successfully defended his title via second-round submission...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 days ago 6,101 reads 4 comments

  23. Cat Zingano vs. Amanda Nunes: What We Learned from Women's Bantamweight Tilt

    Cat Zingano earned her title shot on Saturday at UFC 178 . After a rough start to the fight, “Alpha” Cat Zingano took over. She got into top position and controlled Nunes while landing shots...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 4 days ago 15,427 reads 30 comments

  24. Dominick Cruz vs. Takeya Mizugaki: What We Learned from Bantamweight Tilt

    Dominick Cruz made his long-awaited UFC return at UFC 178 on Saturday, and it could not have gone much better for him...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 days ago 14,051 reads 46 comments

  25. Alvarez vs. Cerrone Results: Winner, Recap and Analysis

    Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone's ascent up the lightweight ranks continued Saturday night with an impressive unanimous decision victory over UFC newcomer Eddie Alvarez at UFC 178 ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 days ago 7,680 reads 21 comments