1. 5 Fighters Just Scratching the Surface of Greatness

    A new group of elite fighters is upon us. As a part of the UFC's growing crop heap, these fighters are expected to maintain a certain level of perennial supremacy. To little surprise, they have...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 18 days ago 14,764 reads 89 comments

  2. UFC Fight Nights 43 and 44: A Complete Guide to the Cards

    The demand was too great. The UFC, quite simply, had no choice. The fan outcry was too long, too loud. If the UFC didn't start staging two cards in one day every so often, the global consumer base was going to revolt, atrophy, die or worse...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 18 days ago 18,201 reads 25 comments

  3. Lyoto Machida Believes Vitor Belfort Next in Line for Middleweight Title Shot

    There have been plenty of big moments in Lyoto Machida 's career, and another huge opportunity is rapidly approaching...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 18 days ago 9,561 reads 42 comments

  4. Nate Marquardt vs. James Te Huna: Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Both struggling, Nate Marquardt and James Te Huna will look to turn things around at 185 pounds. A former UFC middleweight title challenger, Marquardt has struggled since he became Strikeforce welterweight champion with a win over Tyron Woodley...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 18 days ago 5,563 reads 17 comments

  5. Why MMA Fans Should Care About Metamoris 4

    MMA and Metamoris are once again blurring the lines between them, as Metamoris 4 continues to take shape. The next edition in the grappling-centric competition features a number of stars who will be familiar to fans of mixed martial arts...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 19 days ago 4,875 reads 14 comments

  6. Anderson Silva Cleared to Spar, May Have to Overcome 'Mental Block'

    Former longtime UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has been allowed to resume full-contact training in the gym, but his return to the Octagon is probably still a ways off...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 20 days ago 29,042 reads 139 comments

  7. UFC: Why TUF 20 Can Save Us from the Horrible Season That Was TUF 19

    Those of us who have been unfortunate enough to tune in every Wednesday for the past few weeks can all agree that The Ultimate Fighter 19 has been one of the most unwatchable shows in the history of cable TV...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 20 days ago 12,818 reads 35 comments

  8. B/R MMA 125: Ranking the Top 20 Welterweights in Mixed Martial Arts

    For the first time in years, the welterweight division is wide open. After almost a decade on top, Georges St-Pierre has finally relinquished his death grip on the weight class, leaving ...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 21 days ago 29,655 reads 362 comments

  9. Dana White Thinks Wanderlei Silva Is “Very Wrong” About NSAC Troubles

    After being summoned to a Nevada State Athletic Commission hearing to provide his side of the story for skipping out on a random drug test, Wanderlei Silva feels that he has shed light on things and solved his problem with the NSAC...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 21 days ago 2,263 reads 6 comments

  10. Daniel Cormier to Undergo Knee Surgery in Early July

    Since making the decision to drop down a weight class at the end of 2013, Daniel Cormier has been aiming at the light heavyweight throne. And he's wasted no time in establishing himself as a major player in the 205-pound fold...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 21 days ago 6,973 reads 22 comments

  11. The State of the UFC Lightweight Division

    The UFC's Lightweight Championship has been on ice for nearly a year due to recurring injuries suffered by champ Anthony Pettis , and it could be another year before anyone not named Gilbert Melendez earns a title shot...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 21 days ago 21,384 reads 58 comments

  12. VIDEO: Wanderlei Silva Says NSAC Issues Behind Him, Wants Sonnen or Belfort Next

    UFC light heavyweight Wanderlei Silva says he has resolved his issues with the Nevada State Athletic Commission and is awaiting a matchup with either old rival Chael Sonnen or fellow Brazilian Vitor Belfort ...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 21 days ago 4,955 reads 38 comments

  13. Irish Prospect Cathal Pendred Meets Fellow TUF 19 Teammate Mike King in Ireland

    A pair of The Ultimate Fighter 19 teammates will do battle in Ireland at UFC Fight Night 46, as opposed to the TUF 19 Finale , when Irish prospect Cathal Pendred takes on Mike King in the middleweight division...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 22 days ago 4,602 reads 9 comments

  14. Miesha Tate to Welcome Rin Nakai to UFC in Japan

    Highly touted Japanese star Rin Nakai has signed with the UFC and will debut in her native land when she takes on former Strikeforce champion and UFC title challenger Miesha Tate...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 22 days ago 15,944 reads 50 comments

  15. 4 WMMA Fighters Who Could Become Breakout Stars

    Women's MMA is on the rise. This much is certain. Between the UFC, Invicta and other promotions accepting their place in the sport, stars are sure to be made...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 22 days ago 45,815 reads 83 comments

  16. Perfect Retirements for 5 UFC Fighters Who Didn't Know When to Quit

    It's hard to know when it's time to quit sometimes. Most of us can likely remember a few instances when it would have been wise to let discretion get the better of valor...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 22 days ago 70,037 reads 11 comments

  17. Josh Barnett Wants Junior Dos Santos for Next Fight

    Former UFC heavyweight champion Josh Barnett is coming off a disappointing loss to Travis Browne at UFC 168 in December, but he wants to get right back into title contention by squaring off with fellow ex-titleholder Junior dos Santos...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 22 days ago 11,016 reads 92 comments

  18. TUF 19 Episode 10 Results: 1st Middleweight Punches Ticket to Finale

    The 19th season of The Ultimate Fighter continued Wednesday night, and the first middleweight semifinal was showcased...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 22 days ago 2,786 reads 8 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 49: Benson Henderson vs. Rafael Dos Anjos Headlines Main Card

    If all roads to a UFC lightweight title shot go through Benson Henderson , then Rafael dos Anjos is next in line to punch his ticket...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 23 days ago 5,277 reads 62 comments

  20. 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 23 days ago 4,334 reads 74 comments

  21. Gegard Mousasi vs. Ronaldo 'Jacare' Souza Rematch Set for UFC 176 in Los Angeles

    UFC middleweight contenders Gegard Mousasi and Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza will square off in the UFC 176 co-main event on August 2, according to the Los Angeles Daily News ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 23 days ago 15,585 reads 124 comments

  22. TUF 19: Power Ranking the Fighters Going into the Semifinals

    The Ultimate Fighter 19 is finished up with the quarterfinals in the middleweight and light heavyweight brackets, and it's down to the final four in each respective field. One more win gets each fighter into the finale...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 23 days ago 2,193 reads 11 comments

  23. 10 UFC Fighters Who Should Change Their Nickname

    Nicknames are truly hit or miss. From "The Axe Murderer" to "The Cheesecake Assassin," they encompass a hodgepodge of unique personas. Some offer a brutal view into the mind of a fighter...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 23 days ago 10,592 reads 68 comments

  24. The Most Prolific Submission Artists in Pride History

    When Pride Fighting Championships was an active organization, their rules for fighting on the ground were a little different than the Unified Rules that we know today. In Pride, fighters were able to use kicks and knees to grounded opponents...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 23 days ago 3,746 reads 18 comments

  25. Sonnen Suspended, Silva Explains His Side of the Story at NAC Meeting

    Retired mixed martial artist Chael Sonnen was handed a temporary suspension by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Tuesday, and a hearing will be held on a future date to determine his official punishment...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 23 days ago 48,978 reads 114 comments