1. Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes 2: Latest Predictions Before Anticipated Rematch

    The featherweight title rematch that so many were clamoring for is coming to fruition at UFC 179 , with Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes facing off in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to headline an exciting main card...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 6 hours ago 620 reads 2 comments

  2. UFC 182 Adds Middleweights Nate Marquardt and Brad Tavares

    Following a rebound win that likely saved his UFC career, former Strikeforce champion Nate Marquardt will look to build momentum against Brad Tavares on January 3...

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  3. UFC 179: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    After a short break from UFC action over the past couple of weeks, many of you may have started to experience withdrawal symptoms. But fear not—Saturday night’s UFC 179 from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, should take the edge off...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 9 hours ago 6,253 reads 18 comments

  4. Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes 2: Keys to Victory for Both Fighters

    At UFC 179 , Jose Aldo will attempt to keep his reign over the 145-pound division going in a rematch with Chad Mendes ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 hours ago 1,142 reads 3 comments

  5. Once a Hot Prospect, Phil Davis Faces Career Crossroads at UFC 179

    It’s strange to think of UFC 179 as a must-win situation for Phil Davis . Theoretically, Davis is still in the thick of his fighting prime. He’s a respectable 12-2-1 and continues to hang around the UFC’s light heavyweight Top 10...

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  6. The 3 Worst Coaches in TUF History

    Between the American version of the show and international variants, The Ultimate Fighter has had over 20 seasons...

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  7. Aldo vs. Mendes 2: Updated Scorecard Predictions for UFC 179

    The rematch Chad Mendes has been waiting for since 2012 is upon us. He and UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo will clash again at UFC 179 on Saturday night...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 12 hours ago 174 reads 0 comments

  8. Glover Teixeira vs. Phil Davis: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

    UFC 179 's co-main event features No. 4-ranked light heavyweight contender Glover Teixeira against No. 6-ranked Phil Davis ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 12 hours ago 768 reads 4 comments

  9. UFC 179 Weigh-in Results and Updates

    UFC 179 will see its 11-fight card become official on Friday afternoon when the fighters hit the scale. Jose Aldo 's featherweight title defense against Chad Mendes headlines the action from Rio de Janeiro...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 15 hours ago 4,555 reads 6 comments

  10. UFC 179: 3 Fighters with the Most to Gain

    UFC 179 will set the stage for three fighters whose victories would speak volumes. On October 25, Chad Mendes will attempt to wrest away the featherweight title for a second time from the reigning champion, Jose Aldo...

    Clinton Bullock Written by Clinton Bullock about 16 hours ago 1,840 reads 3 comments

  11. UFC 179: Glover Teixeira vs. Phil Davis Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    This Saturday, UFC 179 goes down in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, as Jose Aldo puts his featherweight title on the line when he takes on Chad Mendes in a rematch of their battle from UFC 142...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 19 hours ago 415 reads 1 comments

  12. Cain Velasquez and Mark Hunt Are the Reason UFC History Is Written in Pencil

    In mixed martial arts we have a bad tendency to write our narratives in stone, preferring pen even in the early stages of a fighter's career when a pencil would probably be a better choice...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 19 hours ago 9,395 reads 21 comments

  13. Diego Sanchez Injures LCL, Pulled from UFC 180 Fight Card

    The hits keep coming for UFC 180. First, the night's main attraction, UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, was pulled from the event after suffering a knee injury. Then, Joe Lauzon , one half of the hotly anticipated Lauzon vs...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 22 hours ago 6,159 reads 35 comments

  14. Conor McGregor Expected to Take on Dennis Siver Jan. 18 in Boston

    UPDATE: Friday, Oct. 24 at 11:00 a.m. EST: It's official. The UFC announced today that McGregor will fight Siver in the main event at a special Sunday edition of UFC Fight Night at Boston's TD Garden arena on Jan...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 23 hours ago 3,750 reads 28 comments

  15. Conor McGregor Should Fight for Title, but Siver Bout Could Pay Off for UFC

    The UFC's new golden child is returning, and he's not returning for the gold. According to a Thursday report from Steven Marrocco of MMAjunkie ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 24 hours ago 11,762 reads 76 comments

  16. B.J. Penn Threatens Former Nutritionist Mike Dolce Via Twitter

    The ongoing feud that began in August between B.J. Penn and former nutritionist Mike Dolce continued to heat up on Wednesday via Twitter. Penn sparked the quarrel by claiming on BJPenn ...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 1 day ago 8,695 reads 18 comments

  17. Vitor Belfort Hasn't Been Tested by NAC, Fight with Weidman Targeted for L.A.

    Chris Weidman will likely defend his UFC middleweight title against Vitor Belfort at UFC 184 in Los Angeles, California, according to MMAJunkie .com's Steven Marrocco ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 day ago 3,658 reads 40 comments

  18. Donald Cerrone vs. Myles Jury 'Set for Mid-January' According to Jury's Manager

    Earlier this month , UFC lightweight Myles Jury and his management team teased a potential January showdown against Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone. Now, a few weeks later, Jury and his team say the bout is a go...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 day ago 2,468 reads 21 comments

  19. If Jose Aldo Means to Be an All-Time UFC Great, Time to Impress Is Now

    Don’t get me wrong, Jose Aldo has been a very good champion for the UFC. Aldo, in fact, is the only featherweight titlist the Octagon has ever known...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 day ago 5,226 reads 36 comments

  20. Dana White Interested in Seeing '100 Percent Healthy' Brock Lesnar Return to UFC

    UFC President Dana White would be interested in seeing a healthy Brock Lesnar come out of retirement and pick back up where he left off in the UFC...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 day ago 26,238 reads 62 comments

  21. With a Win at UFC 179, Could Carlos Diego Ferreira Be Contender Material?

    If Carlos Diego Ferreira wants to prove his mettle, he'll have to beat Beneil Dariush this Saturday at UFC 179 ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 day ago 1,110 reads 0 comments

  22. Aldo vs. Mendes 2: Early Predictions for UFC 179 Main Event

    Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes are set for a Saturday night rematch for the featherweight title at UFC 179 . It will be the main event of a card welcoming back the UFC with a bang...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 1 day ago 4,165 reads 13 comments

  23. UFC 179 Preliminary Card Predictions

    It has seemed like an eternity, but the UFC is back after a rare break. The promotion returns to pay-per-view in Brazil with UFC 179, which hosts a title fight and other key bouts...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 day ago 1,861 reads 1 comments

  24. UFC 179 Main Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    UFC 179 is on Saturday, and the odds are out. Jose Aldo defends his UFC Featherweight Championship against No. 1-ranked contender Chad Mendes for the second time. The previous encounter ended with a first-round knockout for Aldo...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 day ago 5,654 reads 14 comments

  25. UFC Rookies with the Highest Ceilings

    Like in any sport, mixed martial arts' progression is fueled by a regular injection of young talent. While the UFC's mainstream popularity is established by the promotion's lionized ...

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