1. Velasquez vs. Dos Santos 3: Epic Heavyweight Showdown Will Be Fight of the Year

    UFC 166 is set to shatter expectations and become the fight of the year, as reigning heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez looks to defend his belt against Junior dos Santos—the only fighter who has ever beaten him in the Octagon...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 9 months ago 613 reads 2 comments

  2. UFC 166: Fighters Under the Most Pressure to Win

    Tim "The Barbarian" Boetsch is a battler. He may not be the most physically gifted fighter, but he's tough as nails and never stops coming. Unfortunately for him, he is at a bad patch in his career...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 9 months ago 230 reads 0 comments

  3. Velasquez vs Dos Santos 3: Predictions You Can Take to the Bank

    The highly anticipated rubber match between Junior dos Santos and Cain Velasquez is finally upon us and is sure to excite. Behind it is an absolutely stacked card, filled with previous champions and enduring contenders...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 9 months ago 570 reads 5 comments

  4. UFC 166 Results: Live Reaction for Every Fight

    UFC 166 provided one of the best UFC events in recent memory. The card started fast and furious, and the main card delivered as well. Cain Velasquez retained his UFC Heavyweight Championship with a dominant performance over Junior dos Santos...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 9 months ago 16,124 reads 34 comments

  5. UFC 166: Cain Velasquez vs. Junior Dos Santos Staredown Video

    At the UFC 166 weigh-in on Friday, Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos measured each other up one more time ahead of their rubber match for the heavyweight championship. There was no shoving or dramatics from either man...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 9 months ago 7,978 reads 8 comments

  6. UFC 166 Start Time: When and Where to Watch Velasquez vs. Dos Santos 3

    Featuring a main event as significant and undeniably historic as the third act of the Cain Velasquez vs. Junior dos Santos trilogy, UFC 166 didn't have to have to action-packed fight card—and yet it does...

    Artem Moshkovich Written by Artem Moshkovich about 9 months ago 12,647 reads 77 comments

  7. Velasquez vs. Dos Santos 3: What Other Fighters Are Saying About Epic 3rd Bout

    Cain Velasquez seems to be the overwhelming pick to retain his heavyweight title when he faces Junior “ Cigano ” dos Santos for a third time at UFC 166 on Saturday...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 9 months ago 3,213 reads 8 comments

  8. Velasquez vs. Dos Santos 3: Each Fighter's Keys to Victory in Rubber Match

    After Junior Dos Santos and Cain Velasquez split their first two matches against each other, the third battle at UFC 166 should now decide it all. Dos Santos dominated his opponent the first time these two met...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 9 months ago 1,757 reads 6 comments

  9. UFC 166: Sarah Kaufman and the Women's MMA Changing of the Guard

    It was less a scream and more a wail—Banshee-like, plaintive and haunting. Roxanne Modafferi , beloved by MMA nerds around the world, had just fallen short against Jessica Rakoczy on The Ultimate Fighter ...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 9 months ago 10,731 reads 17 comments

  10. Gilbert Melendez Discusses Henderson Fight and War with Diego Sanchez

    HOUSTON—Former Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez came within one judge's decision of becoming the UFC lightweight champion when he faced former champion Benson Henderson earlier this year...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 9 months ago 3,797 reads 12 comments

  11. UFC 166: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos Live Streaming Weigh-in Video

    The last time two heavyweights completed a championship trilogy inside the Octagon, Tim Sylvia bested Andrei Arlovski in a decision at UFC 61 more than seven years ago...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 9 months ago 12,624 reads 27 comments

  12. Velasquez vs. Dos Santos 3: 'Cigano' Win Will Extend Rivalry

    UFC.com is calling Saturday’s Cain Velasquez vs. Junior “Cigano” dos Santos heavyweight title bout at UFC 166 “ the final chapter ,” but what’s ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 9 months ago 2,493 reads 4 comments

  13. UFC 166: Predictions for Main Card Bouts

    To retain his title at UFC 166 on Saturday at the Toyota Center in Houston, Cain Velasquez needs to take Junior "Cigano" dos Santos to the mat...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 9 months ago 703 reads 0 comments

  14. UFC 166: An Atypical Pre-Fight Interview with UFC Heavyweight Roy Nelson

    Roy Nelson is truly in a league of his own. The iron-chinned heavyweight with cinder blocks for hands has been a staple at the highest level of the sport for the better part ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 9,723 reads 20 comments

  15. UFC 166: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    The UFC Octagon will be back in use this Saturday night, which means it's time for Bleacher Report's fantastic five to provide you with some main card predictions...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 9 months ago 29,972 reads 70 comments

  16. UFC 166: Roy Nelson Says He's Had the 'Crappiest Camp Ever'

    When most guys are talking about their training camps heading into a big fight, it's par the course to talk about how they're feeling great. Roy Nelson is taking a different path...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 9 months ago 1,639 reads 3 comments

  17. UFC 166 Weigh-in Results: Cain Velasquez vs. Junior Dos Santos Fight Card

    UFC 166 weigh-ins will air on tape delay at 7 p.m. ET on Fox Sports 2. However, they came to us live from Houston at 5 p.m. ET. All the important tilts came off without a hitch, as o nly one fighter, Andre Fili, missed weight...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 9 months ago 21,770 reads 29 comments

  18. UFC's Million-Dollar Friendship: Heavyweights Daniel Cormier and Cain Velasquez

    The trash talk flows easily when two of the best mixed martial artists on the planet square off. Punches will soon be flying too, but first the words come at a frenetic pace...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 9 months ago 44,058 reads 54 comments

  19. Dropping Knowledge: Kenny Florian Gives His Breakdown of UFC 166

    The team of analysts for the UFC on Fox Sports 1 and Fox broadcasts have been providing the most in-depth coverage mixed martial arts has seen in its 20 years of existence...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 6,101 reads 9 comments

  20. Javier Mendez: "JDS Won't Win a Round at UFC 166"

    The time for talk is nearly over as the highly anticipated third installment in the rivalry between Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos is set to go down this Saturday at UFC 166 ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 10,398 reads 40 comments

  21. UFC 166 Preliminary Card Predictions

    If you are looking for an amazing weekend of fights, UFC 166 promises to be one of the best cards of the year. Between a title fight and top talent, the card will be exciting and important to most of the weight classes in the UFC...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 9 months ago 5,971 reads 28 comments

  22. UFC 166: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos 3 Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    They say everything is bigger in Texas. It seems the UFC has taken that literally. If UFC pay-per-views were like WWE events, UFC 166 would be like WrestleMania or SummerSlam...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 9 months ago 2,375 reads 1 comments

  23. UFC 166: 5 Bold Predictions for Fight Night

    The UFC’s end of year schedule for 2013 boasts some of the most stacked events in recent memory. This Saturday’s UFC 166 card, from the Toyota Center in Houston, is no exception...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 9 months ago 16,268 reads 85 comments

  24. UFC 166: 3 Questions We Have About Junior Dos Santos

    On October 19, 2013, at UFC 166 in Houston, Texas, Junior dos Santos will attempt to reclaim his title and become a two-time UFC heavyweight champion...

    Clinton Bullock Written by Clinton Bullock about 9 months ago 4,480 reads 29 comments

  25. UFC 166: 3 Questions We Have About Cain Velasquez

    Cain Velasquez is the most dominant heavyweight on the planet. Lofty though that distinction may be, it fails to capture just how good the UFC heavyweight champion is...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 9 months ago 6,105 reads 21 comments