1. Latest Dark-Horse UFC Fighter in Each Weight Class

    The UFC is crawling with contenders and top fighters everywhere you look, which is what you'd expect from the biggest and best promotion in the world of MMA ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 14,637 reads 35 comments

  2. Josh Koscheck Earns Respect with Decade of UFC Competition

    Many words have been written about Josh Koscheck since Saturday's loss to Erick Silva. Many more will be written in the coming days. There is something about nostalgia that tugs at the heartstrings...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 20,811 reads 94 comments

  3. UFC Fight Night 62 Results: It's Time to Pay Attention to Amanda Nunes

    A funny thing happened on the way to booking Ronda Rousey against some poor girl who’s fixing to eat every word she ever spoke about the champion: People overlooked one of the more notable contenders in the division...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 8,033 reads 76 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 62 Results: 5 Fights for Gilbert Burns

    In mixed martial arts, fans and experts alike are trying to find out who is the next star in the sport. Gilbert Burns has been recognized as an individual worth watching by many in the MMA community...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 1 month ago 2,201 reads 8 comments

  5. 5 Rounds with Jonathan Snowden: Best and Worst from UFC Fight Night 62

    Not much of consequence happened at UFC Fight Night 62 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Not much of consequence could have...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 1 month ago 15,030 reads 39 comments

  6. UFC Fight Night 62 Results: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 63

    UFC Fight Night 62 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC Fight Night 62 Main Card Demian Maia def. Ryan LaFlare , unanimous decision (48-46, 48-46, 48-46) Erick Silva def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 42,510 reads 68 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 62 Results: The Real Winners and Losers

    UFC Fight Night 62, like all UFC events, has a group of fighters coming off losses and another group officially on a career upswing. And, like all UFC events, people who never set foot in the cage can be touched by any given fight...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 14,233 reads 27 comments

  8. UFC Fight Night 62 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Maia vs. LaFlare Fight Card

    Demian Maia taught class Saturday night in his native Brazil, and Ryan LaFlare was the pupil. In a lopsided main event at UFC Fight Night 62, Maia took an easy unanimous decision from the previously undefeated American...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 6,276 reads 15 comments

  9. Demian Maia vs. Ryan LaFlare: What We Learned from the UFC Fight Night 62 Tilt

    UFC Fight Night 62's main event was a grappler's affair, and Demian Maia came out on top against Ryan LaFlare...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 8,467 reads 39 comments

  10. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC Fight Night 62

    The UFC's welterweight division has long been one of the deepest collectives under the promotion's banner, and the spotlight shone on the 170-pound fold at UFC Fight Night 62...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 14,923 reads 35 comments

  11. Josh Koscheck vs. Erick Silva: What We Learned from the UFC Fight Night 62 Tilt

    Erick Silva and Josh Koscheck got after it in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 62. Both fighters threw a variety of haymakers early and often. While they failed to connect, it was clear their intent was to put on a show and end the fight early.

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 18,350 reads 65 comments

  12. UFC Fight Night 62 Live Results, Play by Play and Fight Card Highlights

    UFC Fight Night 62 is now in the books. Demian Maia prevailed in the main event of the evening, grinding out a torturous decision win over Ryan LaFlare...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 1 month ago 25,892 reads 270 comments

  13. Demain Maia Eager to Resume His Welterweight Run at Fight Night 62

    Demian Maia is ready to start the next chapter of his career on Saturday night in Rio de Janeiro ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 1,885 reads 7 comments

  14. Court's Reading of Contract Will Settle Bellator vs. Rampage Jackson Standoff

    I have read the entirety of Bellator 's request for an injunction (obtained by Bleacher Report via a Freedom of Information Act request late last week) against Quinton "Rampage" Jackson...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 15,253 reads 26 comments

  15. Ronda Rousey Spits Fire at Presser in Brazil to Promote Fight with Bethe Correia

    Ronda Rousey and her UFC 190 opponent, Bethe Correia, showed just how much they don't like each other when they appeared at a media event Friday in Brazil...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 79,531 reads 253 comments

  16. Is Rafael Dos Anjos Just Keeping the UFC Belt Warm for Khabib Nurmagomedov?

    There was a bittersweet quality to Rafael d os Anjos ’ victory over Anthony Pettis at UFC 185. It was as if, even as he was winning the lightweight title, Dos Anjos couldn’t win...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 17,931 reads 93 comments

  17. UFC Fight Night 62: Maia vs. LaFlare Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    On Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 62 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the undefeated Ryan LaFlare will attempt to run his record to 12-0 in a true test of his skills and poise. LaFlare faces popular Brazilian Demian Maia behind enemy lines...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 2,729 reads 3 comments

  18. UFC Fight Night 62 Predictions: Main Card Staff Predictions

    The UFC returns to Brazil this Saturday for UFC Fight Night 62. A welterweight matchup between submission machine Demian Maia and under-the-radar wrestling specialist Ryan LaFlare headlines the event...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 1 month ago 4,661 reads 15 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 62: Who's on the Hot Seat in Brazil This Saturday?

    At UFC Fight Night 62, Demian Maia will test undefeated and up-and-coming welterweight Ryan LaFlare . In his first four UFC appearances, LaFlare has picked up decision victories to move into the Top 15 rankings...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 3,459 reads 4 comments

  20. The MMA Outreach: 15 Fighters the UFC Should Sign from Russia

    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 5,540 reads 11 comments

  21. The Question: Can a 1-Dimensional Fighter Still Thrive in the UFC?

    Just six years separate Demian Maia and Ryan LaFlare chronologically, but in their chosen profession, that might as well be a lifetime. The gap between them, stylistically and in the cage, is nearly unfathomable...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 1 month ago 15,358 reads 76 comments

  22. Ronda Rousey vs. Bethe Correia Is What's Best for Business

    If recent reports from Brazilian outlet Tatame (h/t MMAJunkie ) are true, we'll see UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey head to Brazil to defend her title on August 1 against Bethe Correia in the main event of UFC 190...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 21,836 reads 283 comments

  23. Ryan LaFlare Comfortable in Enemy Territory at Fight Night 62

    Every surging talent in the fight game inevitably reaches a point where the time to show and prove comes front and center. For up-and-coming welterweight Ryan LaFlare , that moment will arrive this Saturday night in Rio de Janeiro ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 1,450 reads 3 comments

  24. 5 Reasons to Watch UFC Fight Night 62

    Demian Maia and Ryan LaFlare meet Saturday at UFC Fight Night 62 in Brazil. It may not be the main event you wanted, but it is the main event you deserve. Do not sleep on this main event or fight card...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 9,169 reads 16 comments

  25. Josh Koscheck vs. Erick Silva: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Josh Koscheck returns quickly after a defeat at UFC 184 to take on Erick Silva at UFC Fight Night 62 on Saturday. Silva was originally slated to face Ben Saunders, but an injury sidelined the rising welterweight...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 6,669 reads 31 comments