1. UFC Fight Night 47 Gets Ryan Bader vs. Ovince Saint Preux as Main Event

    Two light heavyweights who picked up wins at UFC 174 will be headlining the UFC's trip to Maine later this summer...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 month ago 4,389 reads 74 comments

  2. UFC 174: 4 Biggest Takeaways from Vancouver

    UFC 174 hit Vancouver on Saturday, and it did not provide a lot of excitement. It was a lackluster showing from the UFC, but it ultimately did provide a few talking points...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 2,698 reads 6 comments

  3. Ryan Bader vs. Rafael Cavalcante: What We Learned from Light Heavyweight Tilt

    On Saturday night at UFC 174 , No. 9-ranked Ryan Bader faced off against No. 11-ranked Rafael Cavalcante, the former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion, to see who would continue to climb up the light heavyweight ladder...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 1 month ago 7,373 reads 14 comments

  4. UFC 174: Ryan Bader Plans to Make Triumphant Return Against Rafael Cavalcante

    Injuries are common in mixed martial arts, and the fighters who succumb to these setbacks can easily be pulled out of the competitive mindset during their layoff, but Ryan Bader hasn't allowed his six-month layoff to break his fighting spirit...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 1,233 reads 10 comments

  5. UFC 174: Ryan Bader vs. Rafael Cavalcante Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    On Saturday night at UFC 174, a key fight takes place in the light heavyweight division between The Ultimate Fighter Season 8 winner Ryan Bader and former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 1 month ago 390 reads 0 comments

  6. Ryan Bader vs. Rafael 'Feijao' Cavalcante Agreed Upon for UFC 174

    UFC 174 continues expanding and is now adding a light heavyweight tilt between The Ultimate Fighter Season 8 winner Ryan Bader and former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 months ago 5,317 reads 13 comments

  7. Ryan Bader Inks New Deal with UFC, Donates $30,000 to Military Organization

    Ryan Bader ’s 2014 campaign to reach the top of the light heavyweight division is yet to officially get off the ground, but things are certainly off to a bright start...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 5 months ago 18,092 reads 56 comments

  8. The Fighting Life: MMA Elite Talk About the Sport's Small Window of Opportunity

    A career spent traversing the terrain of combat sports is a risky route to travel, and mixed martial arts is as unforgiving as it gets...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 5 months ago 14,920 reads 34 comments

  9. Ryan Bader's Hand Healing Up, Shooting for Return in May

    Ryan Bader may be on the mend, but his return to action is beginning to come into focus. The light heavyweight powerhouse is coming off a three-round drubbing of Anthony Perosh ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 months ago 4,424 reads 14 comments

  10. Ryan Bader and Sponsor Donate $20,000 to Navy SEALs

    Heading into his next tilt against Anthony Perosh this weekend at Fight Night 33, Ryan Bader has his mind set on getting back into the upper-tier of the UFC light heavyweight division...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 8 months ago 10,997 reads 51 comments

  11. Does Ryan Bader Really Have a Glass Jaw?

    Let's talk about chins. We all have one; it's on the front of your head. It drops down when you need to stuff something into your mouth. Sometimes, hair grows out of it, and when you shave it for that big date, you gouge a chasm into it...

    Jack Slack Written by Jack Slack about 8 months ago 14,837 reads 36 comments

  12. Ryan Bader Meets Anthony Perosh at UFC Fight Night 33 in Australia

    Add another hometown boy to the mix when the UFC returns to Australia in December. The Herald Sun is reporting that light heavyweights Anthony Perosh and Ryan Bader have agreed to a matchup at UFC Fight Night 33...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 10 months ago 1,127 reads 13 comments

  13. UFC Fight Night 28 Results: Who's Next for Yushin Okami and Ryan Bader?

    Wednesday was yet another great showing for the UFC on Fox Sports 1. From the opening main card bell to the last referee stoppage, the Brazil crowd had something to chant about at every turn...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 11 months ago 1,899 reads 19 comments

  14. UFC Fight Night 28: What We Learned from Glover Teixeira vs. Ryan Bader

    For the last year, the light heavyweight division has been buzzing about Chuck Liddell prodigy Glover Teixeira and what he could do in the UFC's 205-pound weight class...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about 11 months ago 8,294 reads 15 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 28 Live Blog for Glover Teixeira vs. Ryan Bader

    UFC Fight Night 28 is capped off with a light heavyweight main event. No. 2-ranked Glover Teixeira takes on Ryan Bader with a potential title shot on the line. With UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones set to defend the gold against No...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 11 months ago 5,245 reads 5 comments

  16. Fight Night 28: A Change in Perspective Has Ryan Bader Ready to Make His Mark

    Everyone defines success differently, and Ryan Bader is raising the bar for himself. Winning the 8th season of The Ultimate Fighter and defeating a handful of the best light ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 11 months ago 3,058 reads 5 comments

  17. MMA's Great Debate Radio: Ryan Bader, Joseph Benavidez & the Best Debate in MMA

    Following an action packed weekend at UFC 164, MMA's Great Debate Radio returns with a stacked show for Tuesday with guests including Ryan Bader and Joseph Benavidez ...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about 11 months ago 1,129 reads 0 comments

  18. UFC Fight Night 28: Teixeira vs. Bader Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    Glover Teixeira seems to be next in line for a shot at the light heavyweight title, but he'll have to knock off a perennial contender who is looking for another shot first...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 11 months ago 1,118 reads 3 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 28: Ryan Bader vs. Glover Teixeira Simulated on UFC Undisputed 3

    Sandwiched between the Benson Henderson and Anthony Pettis super rematch at UFC 164 and Jon Jones’ battle with Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 165, the Ryan Bader -Glover Teixeira scrap at UFC Fight Night 28 isn’t getting its due...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 11 months ago 1,120 reads 12 comments

  20. Ryan Bader: Glover Teixeira Hype Is Justified but He Can Be Put Away

    If you look at the odds heading into UFC Fight Night 28, it would appear on paper that former Ultimate Fighter winner Ryan Bader has no business being in the same cage as Glover Teixeira...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about 11 months ago 8,521 reads 52 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 28: Teixeira vs. Bader Fight Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    UFC Fight Night 28 caps off an extended fight week for the UFC. It started in Indianapolis last Wednesday, traveled through Milwaukee for the crowning of a new UFC Lightweight Champion ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 11 months ago 12,751 reads 18 comments

  22. Glover Teixeira Remains Undeserving of Title Shot, Even with Win over Ryan Bader

    On Wednesday September 4, 2013, at UFC Fight Night 28 , light heavyweight contender Glover Teixeira will face a game opponent in Ryan Bader . Since his UFC debut, Teixeira has been highly touted and a force to be reckoned with...

    Clinton Bullock Written by Clinton Bullock about 11 months ago 1,621 reads 27 comments

  23. UFC Fight Night 28: Glover Teixeira vs. Ryan Bader Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    In only a matter of days, the UFC will cap off one of the busiest two weeks of the year. From their initial debut on Fox Sports 1 to UFC 164, all of it culminates this Wednesday as the Fox network hosts its second installment...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 11 months ago 6,151 reads 25 comments