1. UFC Fight Night 71: Loss to Frank Mir Makes Todd Duffee an Unfortunate Never-Was

    Not every prospect pans out. You see some guys and are sure they’re going to hold a championship, and maybe hold it for a very long time. UFC 102 in August 2009 was a night where one of those guys was seemingly born...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 25,521 reads 80 comments

  2. Frank Mir vs. Todd Duffee: What We Learned from UFC Fight Night 71 Tilt

    Frank Mir is a legend of the sport. As a two-time UFC heavyweight champion, the 36-year-old has put forth one of the most admirable UFC careers of all time...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 month ago 27,107 reads 106 comments

  3. UFC Fight Night 71 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Mir vs. Duffee Card

    We had a long wait between UFC events. Three days, to be exact. After what was, by any measure, a truly monumental event in UFC 189 on Saturday, as well as a pretty decent layer ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 27,942 reads 124 comments

  4. Josh Thomson vs. Tony Ferguson: What We Learned from UFC Fight Night 71 Tilt

    As someone who can finish his opponents on the feet and on the ground, lightweight rising contender Tony Ferguson may be one of the most overlooked names in the game today...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 month ago 6,200 reads 41 comments

  5. 3 Fights for Holly Holm to Take Next After UFC Fight Night 71

    The UFC touched down in San Diego Wednesday night, as UFC Fight Night 71 came to audiences live from Fox Sports 1. Headlined by heavyweight standouts Frank Mir and Todd Duffee , the card was deep with prospects, as well as established UFC veterans...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 10,586 reads 57 comments

  6. Holly Holm vs. Marion Reneau: What We Learned from UFC Fight Night 71 Tilt

    Wednesday night, the UFC held a rare weekday show from San Diego on Fox Sports 1. A show headlined by former heavyweight champ Frank Mir and Todd Duffee also featured women's MMA ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 10,404 reads 55 comments

  7. The Question: Will Conor McGregor Be Overexposed by Serving as 'TUF' Coach?

    Last weekend, Conor McGregor cemented himself as the biggest star in the UFC with his knockout win over Chad Mendes at UFC 189...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 26,846 reads 77 comments

  8. Ronda Rousey Takes Shot at Floyd Mayweather at ESPY Awards 2015

    After beating out Floyd Mayweather Jr. for "Best Fighter" at the 2015 ESPYs , Ronda Rousey couldn't resist bringing up the boxer's history of domestic violence...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 month ago 583,729 reads 38 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night 71: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

    UFC Fight Night 71 is now in the books. Frank Mir earned his second straight first-round knockout win by crushing Todd Duffee in just over a minute. The performance helps push his recent four-fight losing streak farther back in the rear-view mirror...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 1 month ago 32,003 reads 297 comments

  10. Urijah Faber Details Backstage Altercation with Conor McGregor

    Urijah Faber was backstage handling his business in the ladies' restroom when he was suddenly nose to nose with Conor McGregor . Wait, what? Let’s try that one again...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 30,061 reads 80 comments

  11. UFC Fight Night 71: Main Card Staff Predictions

    For the third time in five days the UFC is breaking out its Octagon. This Wednesday, July 15, the promotion will host UFC Fight Night 71 in San Diego...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 1 month ago 7,813 reads 11 comments

  12. Jose Aldo Returning to Training in Two Weeks, Promises to Crush Conor McGregor

    Jose Aldo must not like to watch another featherweight parade a shiny golden belt around town. Just one day after the Brazilian UFC champion watched Conor McGregor score ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 18,912 reads 204 comments

  13. Conor McGregor Is the UFC's New Brock Lesnar, for Better or Worse

    Aside from questionable taste in chest tattoos, perhaps there are no obvious similarities between the UFC’s newest male superstar and its last one...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 47,741 reads 156 comments

  14. Frank Mir Looking to Make Todd Duffee Regret Calling Him Out at Fight Night 71

    When a fighter carries the amount of credentials and name recognition that Frank Mir has, others are going to take aim at the target on his back...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 2,757 reads 13 comments

  15. Ronda Rousey Gets the Super Saiyan Treatment for Her 16-Second Knockout

    Brian Hwang, the redditor ( noise_filter ) who animated Dragon Ball Z -themed NBA Finals GIFs , is back again...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 60,858 reads 45 comments

  16. UFC Fight Nights 71 and 72: 6 Reasons to Watch Wednesday and Saturday Cards

    Oh, did you think you were going to get a break? Not a chance. Strap it back in, MMA fans. Another week, another two events from the UFC. This week is particularly strange...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 5,225 reads 7 comments

  17. UFC Fight Night 71 and 72: Who's on the Hot Seat This Week?

    The UFC is piling events onto MMA fans at an alarming pace that is downright hard to keep up with. Over this past weekend, UFC 189 was immediately followed by The Ultimate Fighter 21 finale event...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 8,307 reads 7 comments

  18. Chad Mendes Injury: Updates on UFC Star's Thumb, Return

    Chad Mendes fell to Conor McGregor Saturday at UFC 189 in a bout for the interim UFC featherweight title, and while his popular opponent may have come out on top regardless in Las Vegas, Mendes was compromised by an injury...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 17,064 reads 51 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 71: Best DraftKings Fantasy Picks for Mir vs. Duffee Card

    Don't get caught up in nostalgia or believing the wily veteran can work some magic. Frank Mir is going to get knocked out in the first or second round by Todd Duffee on Wednesday, ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 4,844 reads 9 comments

  20. What Should We Expect from Holly Holm in Her Sophmore Effort?

    Holly Holm returns to the UFC's Octagon this Wednesday for a scrap with Marion Reneau . The top-15-ranked bantamweights are seeking a signature win to move into contention...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 4,636 reads 18 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 71: Mir vs. Duffee Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    After the show the Utimate Fighting Championship put on for UFC 189 and in the main event of The Ultimate Fighter Season 21 Finale on Saturday and Sunday, respectively, Frank Mir and Todd Duffee have tough acts to follow...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 7,109 reads 29 comments

  22. Reebok's Michael Lunardelli on UFC Kit Launch Mistakes and the Future

    The UFC's new Reebok era did not get off to the best of starts. The backlash began with the perception that fighters would be losing out on the kind of pay they used to get from individual sponsorships for their fights...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 28,321 reads 76 comments

  23. Fight Night 71: Josh Thomson Frustrated with Current Role in UFC LW Division

    To say Josh Thomson is fired up heading into his bout with Tony Ferguson at Fight Night 71 on Wednesday would be an understatement. It would also be one that requires a bit of clarity as well...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 4,871 reads 37 comments

  24. UFC 189 Results: Did We See the Best Chad Mendes?

    It’s rare that we see Chad Mendes taking large gulps of air in the first round of a fight. But there he stood in front of a sold-out MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 8,124 reads 56 comments

  25. Wanderlei Silva Makes a Lot of Sense with UFC's Treatment of Jose Aldo

    Jose Aldo is a prime example that sometimes even the best fighters in the world don’t get to sit at the cool kid’s table. Unlike his championship peers, Aldo has never had a filter when it comes to speaking his mind about the UFC...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 22,215 reads 86 comments