1. The MMA Outreach: 4 Fighters the UFC Should Sign from Ireland

    Mixed martial arts is spreading like wildfire, and it's evident in the UFC's expansion throughout the world. Not long ago, MMA had a couple of main hot spots in the United States, Brazil and Japan, among other places...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 11,578 reads 31 comments

  2. Tecia Torres Not a Fan of the Hype Surrounding Paige VanZant

    There has been a lot of promotional muscle put behind Paige VanZant , and her fellow strawweight Tecia Torres is none too happy about it. And for good reason...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 9,675 reads 64 comments

  3. UFC 185: What We Loved, Learned and Hated from Pettis vs. Dos Anjos Fight Card

    Another month, another UFC pay per view in the books. Saturday's UFC 185 was historic for several reasons, but the most important takeaway? In an era where championships don't trade hands all that often, UFC 185 saw the crowning of two new champs...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 29,871 reads 97 comments

  4. Joe Rogan: Everyone Should Fear Cyborg at 145, Including Ronda Rousey

    As Ronda Rousey continues to dominate the women's bantamweight division, Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino lurks in the background, constantly hanging over her legacy like an immutable cloud of darkness...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 29,678 reads 260 comments

  5. UFC 185 Results: Matches to Make for the Winners and Losers

    At UFC 185, both the lightweight and women's strawweight belts changed hands. Facing blossoming star Anthony Pettis, 155-pound challenger Rafael dos Anjos was an underdog heading into his bout on Saturday...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 19,629 reads 29 comments

  6. UFC 186: TJ Dillashaw vs. Renan Barao 2 Full Main Card Preview and Predictions

    With compelling fights from top to bottom, UFC 185 was an absolute treat for fans. The pay-per-view card with the unenviable task of following that act? UFC 186 , of course! The full card is as follows: TJ Dillashaw vs...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 19,378 reads 69 comments

  7. UFC 185 Results: 3 Fights for Roy Nelson to Take Next

    Roy Nelson is that rare fighter whose value to the sport exceeds his fighting potential, much like Matt Brown. No one is blind to his limitations, both physical and technical, yet his appeal eclipses that of many more gifted mixed martial artists...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 1 month ago 11,695 reads 38 comments

  8. Anthony Pettis Receives Stitches and Concussion in Title Loss to RDA at UFC 185

    Anthony Pettis won't be forgetting what happened at UFC 185 any time soon. Not only did the surging lightweight champion have his title taken away by Rafael dos Anjos, but it also was done so in brutal and prolonged fashion...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 19,027 reads 73 comments

  9. Among Upcoming UFC Title Fights, Velasquez vs. Werdum Generates Little Interest

    On Saturday evening, I watched UFC 185 with two friends who work for a highly respected social media company here in Las Vegas...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 20,688 reads 139 comments

  10. UFC 185 Results: 3 Fights for Matt Brown to Take Next

    Matt Brown may never quite reach the peak of the mountain, but he has already gotten an awful lot closer than anyone could have predicted...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 1 month ago 6,772 reads 52 comments

  11. The Reaction: UFC 185 Edition

    After 17 fights inside the Octagon, and a UFC career spanning seven years, Rafael dos Anjos is the lightweight champion of the world...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 1 month ago 5,937 reads 5 comments

  12. UFC 185 Results: Should Johny Hendricks' Next Fight Be for the Title?

    It’s tough to know what to make of Johny Hendricks at this point in his MMA career. It seems strange to criticise a fighter who just dominated Matt Brown, but an honest ...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 1 month ago 9,196 reads 79 comments

  13. UFC 185 Results: Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Kicking Down the Door to Stardom

    The UFC has its newest star. They weren ’t even trying to find her. She made herself impossible to ignore, though, and by the time the arena had cleared after UFC 185 , she’d ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 9,981 reads 82 comments

  14. Dana White Dismisses Johny Hendricks' UFC 185 Win: 'I Didn't Love It'

    Johny Hendricks may have taken a clear-cut victory over Matt Brown at UFC 185 , but many were dismissive of the former champ's performance, including UFC President Dana White ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 43,643 reads 166 comments

  15. UFC 185 Results: Joanna Jedrzejczyk and the Still-Developing Strawweight Group

    The UFC’s strawweight division is the newest group added to the largest mixed martial arts promotion in the world. Joanna Jedrzejczyk has snatched the title away from Carla Esparza to put herself at the top of the weight class...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 1 month ago 3,471 reads 26 comments

  16. UFC 185 Results: Don't Rush Henry Cejudo, and He May Be the New Flyweight Champ

    Although Henry Cejudo was quick to tell Joe Rogan after his win over Chris Cariaso at UFC 185 that he’ll fight champion Demetrious Johnson next time out if ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 8,628 reads 26 comments

  17. UFC 185 Results: 5 Fights for Anthony Pettis

    Anthony Pettis was poised to become a crossover mixed martial arts star if he walked out of UFC 185 with the lightweight title Saturday...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 1 month ago 9,834 reads 23 comments

  18. Anthony Pettis vs. Rafael Dos Anjos: Fighters' Outlook After UFC 185 Title Bout

    Rafael dos Anjos put together the most complete performance of his MMA career at a perfect time to upset Anthony Pettis at UFC 185...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 9,559 reads 25 comments

  19. UFC 185 Results: Anthony Pettis Has to Wait Before Becoming a Crossover Star

    Rafael dos Anjos walked out of UFC 185 with the lightweight title around his waist. He defeated a man who was in the process of emerging as a future star within the sport...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 1 month ago 13,110 reads 51 comments

  20. UFC 185 Results: Complete Winners List and Breaking Down Biggest Victories

    Rafael dos Anjos earned a victory by unanimous decision over Anthony Pettis in the main event of UFC 185 Saturday night. The event, which took place at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, featured a pair of title changes and some dominant showings..

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 1,529 reads 1 comments

  21. Pettis vs. Dos Anjos Results: Analyzing Performance of UFC 185 Headliners

    Rafael dos Anjos is the UFC lightweight champion. If that's a phrase you never thought you'd hear, you aren't alone. The Brazilian entered his bout with Anthony Pettis at UFC 185 as a 7-2 underdog, according to Odds Shark ...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 800 reads 2 comments

  22. Pettis vs. Dos Anjos: Result, Keys and Highlights from UFC 185 Main Event

    Almost no one saw this coming. On Saturday night in Dallas at UFC 185 , Rafael dos Anjos dethroned UFC lightweight champion Anthony "Showtime" Pettis by unanimous decision, and it wasn't even close...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 2,979 reads 1 comments

  23. Rafael Dos Anjos Likely to Defend Title from Winner of Cerrone vs. Nurmagomedov

    Rafael dos Anjos won the UFC lightweight title from Anthony Pettis with an eerie ease at UFC 185 , relentlessly pressuring Showtime and taking a unanimous 50-45 decision win...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 24,407 reads 53 comments

  24. UFC 185 Results: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 62

    UFC 185 is in the books. The results are as follows: Rafael dos Anjos defeats Anthony Pettis by unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45) Joanna Jedrzejczyk defeats Carla Esparza ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 17,770 reads 21 comments

  25. UFC 185: Recapping the Fight Night Bonuses from Pettis vs. Dos Anjos Fight Card

    What an event to remember. With Rafael Dos Anjos bulling his way past Anthony Pettis for the lightweight championship, Joanna Jedrzejczyk punching her way to a women's ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 month ago 8,608 reads 18 comments