1. UFC: 5 Fights to Welcome Back Nick Diaz

    Fight fans can rejoice because Nick Diaz has decided to return from his brief retirement. UFC President Dana White used his official Twitter account to reveal the return of the popular fighter...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 1 month ago 1,730 reads 9 comments

  2. UFC 171 Medical Suspensions: 3 Fighters, Including Condit, out Indefinitely

    UFC 171 took its toll on its combatants, as every fighter on the card received a medical suspension of at least one week...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 5 months ago 12,285 reads 12 comments

  3. UFC 171: Johny Hendricks Says Robbie Lawler Was Tougher Fight Than GSP

    Johny Hendricks' face told the story after his clash with Robbie Lawler at UFC 171 . Bloody and bruised, Hendricks took punches from Lawler that would've dropped an ordinary man...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 5 months ago 12,801 reads 26 comments

  4. Carlos Condit Injury Update: Torn ACL, Partially Torn Meniscus

    Former UFC interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament and a partially torn meniscus during his Saturday UFC 171 loss in Dallas to Tyron Woodley...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 5 months ago 20,748 reads 82 comments

  5. Tyron Woodley Slams Joe Rogan's "Horrendous Commentary" During UFC 171

    Joe Rogan often wins the unofficial " MMA announcer of the year " award each year. One guy who won't be voting for him in 2014 is Tyron Woodley ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 5 months ago 17,337 reads 125 comments

  6. Johny Hendricks Says He Fought Injured, Nearly Pulled out of UFC Title Bout

    UFC 171 avoided a near catastrophe a week out from the event when Johny Hendricks reportedly injured his elbow in training. The newly crowned welterweight champ revealed the hidden injury during Monday’s episode of The MMA Hour ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 5 months ago 37,522 reads 239 comments

  7. Carlos Condit Facing Possible Torn ACL, Undergoing MRI This Week

    The overall status of Carlos Condit still remains uncertain, but early indications are that he possibly suffered a small meniscus tear and a torn ACL . Sherdog ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 5 months ago 9,506 reads 21 comments

  8. UFC 171 Results: Rory MacDonald Wants to Fight Hendricks for the Belt in Canada

    UFC welterweight contender Rory MacDonald may only be 1-1 in his past two fights, but that isn't stopping him from angling at a shot at new champion Johny Hendricks in front of his home crowd...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 5 months ago 16,161 reads 148 comments

  9. Lawler vs. Hendricks: The Strangest Great Fight of the Year

    Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler , at UFC 171 in Dallas on Saturday night, was one of the strangest fights I've ever seen. It was also easily my favourite fight of the year so far...

    Jack Slack Written by Jack Slack about 5 months ago 27,586 reads 41 comments

  10. Nick Diaz: 'Amateur' Johny Hendricks Got His 'A** Whooped' by Robbie Lawler

    Now that “amateur” hour is over, Nick Diaz is ready to cut in line once more to hand welterweight champ Johny Hendricks a worse beating than he took from Robbie Lawler at UFC 171 ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 5 months ago 24,263 reads 123 comments

  11. UFC 171: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    At UFC 171 , Johny Hendricks claimed the title that many thought should have been his months ago. In November, "Bigg Rigg " fought to a close decision with Georges St-Pierre, who had reigned over the 170-pound division for years...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 5 months ago 6,583 reads 30 comments

  12. UFC Welterweight Division Picture Much Clearer After UFC 171

    Like Optimus Prime or Starscream, the UFC welterweight division has began its intricate transformation. But like any significant alteration, the 170-pound weight class needed a new beginning...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 5 months ago 3,138 reads 18 comments

  13. UFC 171: Examining the Future of Diego Sanchez and the Issue of Fighter Safety

    Having lost comfortably to Myles Jury at UFC 171 , the question facing Diego Sanchez is where should he go next? Stick around in any sport for long enough and the competition will eventually surpass you...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 5 months ago 8,252 reads 18 comments

  14. Diego Sanchez Says Food Poisoning Contributed to UFC 171 Loss to Myles Jury

    One of the winners on the first season of The Ultimate Fighter , Diego Sanchez , believes a bad dinner choice after the UFC 171 weigh-ins cost him against surging prospect Myles Jury...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 5 months ago 23,810 reads 73 comments

  15. UFC 171 Results: Biggest Winners from Saturday Night's Bouts

    We're only a few months into 2014, but UFC 171 likely featured what will end up being one of the top bouts of the year. All eyes were on the main event—Johny Hendricks vs...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 5 months ago 833 reads 0 comments

  16. UFC 171: Fighters Who Made the Biggest Impact from Saturday

    UFC fans were treated to an exciting run of fights Saturday night. A few of the fighters in action scored impressive wins, but none was more impressive than the clutch performance from new UFC welterweight champion Johny "Bigg Rigg " Hendricks...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 5 months ago 594 reads 0 comments

  17. UFC 171 Results: Ranking the 5 Most Impressive Performances

    UFC 171 promised much and arguably exceeded all of our expectations. From top to bottom, the card delivered like few do...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 5 months ago 3,393 reads 11 comments

  18. Valiant in Defeat: Robbie Lawler Reached His Full Potential and Still Fell Short

    Robbie Lawler flashed his pearly whites throughout his UFC title fight with Johny Hendricks. All but forgotten, one foot out the door just two years ago after a loss to Lorenz Larkin ...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 5 months ago 20,944 reads 112 comments

  19. UFC 171: Did Hector Lombard Do Enough to Earn a Title Shot?

    With Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit vs. Tyron Woodley gobbling up most of the column inches post UFC 171 , Hector Lombard ’s dominant win over Jake Shields has seemingly flown under the radar...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 5 months ago 3,444 reads 27 comments

  20. UFC 171: Breaking Down Welterweight Division After Hendricks vs. Lawler

    UFC 171 was highlighted by the fight between Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler for the vacant UFC Welterweight Championship, but there were several important divisional battles on the card...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 5 months ago 764 reads 2 comments

  21. UFC 171: What's Next for the Winners?

    UFC 171 was an eventful broadcast for the UFC. The wild night in Dallas saw half of the relevant welterweights on the roster jockeying for position and a man not named Georges St-Pierre ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 5 months ago 11,875 reads 32 comments

  22. UFC 171 Results: Projecting What's Next for Main Card Winners

    Johny “Bigg Rigg” Hendricks finally did it. On Saturday night at the American Airlines Arena in Dallas, he captured the UFC welterweight title...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 5 months ago 855 reads 0 comments

  23. UFC 171 Results: Updating B/R MMA Welterweight Rankings

    UFC 171 provided tons of welterweight action on Saturday, offering a title fight in the main event and a couple of pivotal contender's bouts on the main card...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 5 months ago 19,693 reads 24 comments

  24. Tyron Woodley vs. Carlos Condit: Does an Injury Undermine a Win's Legitimacy?

    The unpredictable nature of mixed martial arts is part of the sport’s appeal, yet the abrupt end to UFC 171 ’s simmering co-main event between Tyron Woodley ...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 5 months ago 8,735 reads 67 comments

  25. UFC 171: If This Is What Title Fights Look Like with No GSP, Sign Me Up

    For years, Georges St-Pierre was the king of the welterweight mountain. Men came from all around to hit the scales on a Friday and then take their beating from him on a Saturday, ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 5 months ago 5,905 reads 18 comments