1. UFC 183: Why Nick Diaz vs Anderson Silva Is a Bona Fide Superfight

    Most fight announcements, even the big ones, have the feel of carefully scripted routine. They're words on paper or a listless television announcement, a token of gratitude dealt ...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 29 days ago 29,983 reads 223 comments

  2. 5 Fighters Who Are Due for a Main Event Spot

    Fighters do everything they can to stand out from the pack. Whether it's a highlight-reel finish or a war of attrition, they often exceed expectations to fulfill undiscovered potential...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 29 days ago 11,888 reads 31 comments

  3. Top 5 UFC Fighters Who Should Change Divisions Today

    Changing weight classes has become a mainstay in today's MMA culture. Much like the Hollywood reboot, changing divisions remains one of the most valuable cards any fighter holds in his or her back pocket when things get rough...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 29 days ago 11,893 reads 19 comments

  4. TUF 20: Aisling Daly Looking to Keep the Momentum Rolling for Irish MMA

    There are few things on the MMA landscape currently generating more heat than Irish MMA. With a band of talented and rowdy fighters in two, and the success of the UFC's return to Dublin still echoing, the spotlight has fallen on "The Emerald Isle...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 29 days ago 2,963 reads 8 comments

  5. 13 Must-See MMA Fights in the Month of August

    August isn't the biggest upcoming month on the calendar for MMA , but there are still some huge fights coming during the month. The UFC will hold four events, three of which are Fight Night cards, including two cards on the same day...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 29 days ago 8,483 reads 26 comments

  6. 8 Fighters with the Most Fan-Friendly Styles

    Whether you’re of the brand who only tunes in when Anderson Silva steps into the cage or the type that watches every single MMA event regardless of the shape of the cage, ...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 29 days ago 49 reads 38 comments

  7. B/R Women's MMA Rankings, August 2014

    Women's MMA is growing, and we must keep up with the times. Women are getting more and more opportunities in mixed martial arts and are becoming more prevalent on the big stage...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 29 days ago 2,792 reads 18 comments

  8. Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz: Superfight Will Be Biggest Non-Title Bout in Years

    Just when you thought the UFC was growing a bit stale, Nick Diaz and Anderson Silva come along to make everything better...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 30 days ago 10,123 reads 75 comments

  9. Anthony Johnson's Rapid Rise Causes Matchmaking Puzzle with No Perfect Answer

    It's hard to imagine a better comeback story than the one Anthony Johnson wrote for himself during the last four months...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 30 days ago 29,149 reads 99 comments

  10. Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz Officially Announced for Jan. 31 UFC Event

    Appearing on ESPN's SportsCenter , UFC President Dana White officially announced the anticipated bout between former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva and former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 30 days ago 51,115 reads 308 comments

  11. Wanderlei Silva Still Eyeing Chael Sonnen Fight, Even in Metamoris If Necessary

    Former Pride champion Wanderlei Silva had his grudge match with Chael Sonnen scheduled for earlier this month postponed after The Axe Murderer ran into some trouble with the ...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 30 days ago 3,873 reads 9 comments

  12. Daniel Cormier to Train with Anderson Silva Ahead of Title Bout with Jon Jones

    Daniel Cormier will be stepping into the cage at UFC 178 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas to face off against Jon Jones ...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 30 days ago 16,851 reads 117 comments

  13. UFC 178: Jones vs. Cormier Is a Majestic Return to Stacked PPV Cards

    On July 11, I wrote a story detailing my wishes for the UFC to return to stacked pay-per-view events . The story was written in the wake of the cancellation of UFC 176...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 30 days ago 25,936 reads 39 comments

  14. Joe Riggs Accidentally Shoots Himself, Out of Fight with Paulo Thiago

    Joe Riggs' resurgence from small-show journeyman to legitimate welterweight over the last three years has been one of the greatest unsung stories in MMA ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 30 days ago 98,974 reads 156 comments

  15. Dan Hardy Wants to Send Diego Sanchez into Retirement for His Comeback Fight

    Dan Hardy has a nice, comfy job of calling fights for the UFC. Most fans would love to be in his position, but Hardy has a plan to step back into the Octagon once more...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 30 days ago 2,151 reads 9 comments

  16. Rashad Evans Won't Make the Same Mistake Again, Won't Fight Anthony Johnson

    Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, well, former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans isn't going to let there be a second time...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 30 days ago 15,503 reads 27 comments

  17. Report: Colton Smith, Pat Healy Among Recent UFC Roster Cuts

    It looks like the UFC is trimming the fat on its bulky roster. At least that's according to a report from Bloody Elbow's Mookie Alexander about some fighters being removed from the UFC's roster page...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 30 days ago 13,341 reads 42 comments

  18. UFC: 10 Veterans Who Are Almost Done

    Veterans in any sport walk a fine line. They're valuable in team building and useful for their experience, but oftentimes they wake up one day and are suddenly way too old and slow to compete at the highest level...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 10,869 reads 59 comments

  19. Nick Diaz Returns!: 3 Opponents He Could Face in UFC Return

    Stockton's native son, Nick Diaz , is finally set to return to the UFC and, man, it couldn't have come at a better time...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 11,517 reads 60 comments

  20. Hungriest Fighters in Every UFC Division

    Possessing the hunger to fight is found, not given. It's a sense of belonging, or rather self-entitlement, that fuels monumental success...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 month ago 6,734 reads 28 comments

  21. Handing out UFC Performance Bonuses for July

    And just like that, July is coming to an end. We were greeted with a highly anticipated title bout between the new middleweight emperor Chris Weidman and a valiant challenger ...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 1 month ago 2,711 reads 4 comments

  22. Cathal Pendred and the 10 Best UFC Comebacks of 2014

    Cathal Pendred was on the verge of having his UFC dreams come to an end. After falling short of the finals on The Ultimate Fighter 19 , Pendred was knocked down and hurt badly in his official UFC debut against Mike King...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 4,304 reads 6 comments

  23. The Beaten Path: 5 Prospects to Watch in August

    Another month, another chance for MMA prospects to prove their worth. That's right folks, the MMA train never stops. It continues to roll, month in and month out...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 6,639 reads 13 comments

  24. Aljamain Sterling Welcomes Pressure, Focused on Progress

    Expectation can be a difficult thing to hold in mixed martial arts, but Aljamain Sterling has worn it well...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 2,537 reads 3 comments

  25. UFC Rankings for Each Weight Division Following UFC on Fox 12

    Robbie Lawler was only one of several Top 15 fighters to showcase their skills on Saturday. UFC on Fox 12 also featured big wins by Anthony Johnson, Dennis Bermudez and Bobby Green...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 12,668 reads 47 comments