1. Donald Cerrone vs. John Makdessi: What We Learned from UFC 187 Tilt

    As you likely heard, John Makdessi replaced an injured Khabib Nurmagomedov opposite Donald Cerrone at UFC 187 . On paper, the fight was a serious mismatch. In the cage, it looked like one too...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 24,562 reads 52 comments

  2. Andrei Arlovski vs. Travis Browne: What We Learned from UFC 187 Tilt

    Andrei Arlovski defeated Travis Browne in a wild heavyweight contest at UFC 187 . These two went to war in a slugfest—one that Arlovski got the better of. Arlovski and Browne earned bonus checks with that performance...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 24,004 reads 73 comments

  3. Joseph Benavidez vs. John Moraga: What We Learned from UFC 187 Tilt

    In UFC 187 's third flyweight fight of the night, Joseph Benavidez took on John Moraga in a fun, back-and-forth brawl. The expectation with Benavidez at this point is merciless dominance, and rightly so...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 2,856 reads 5 comments

  4. UFC 187 Results: Winners and Scorecards from Johnson vs. Cormier Fight Card

    UFC 187 looked like it was a "can't miss" event on paper. Simply put, it delivered. The night was capped off by Daniel Cormier becoming the new champion at light heavyweight, but it also featured a brilliant title defense from Chris Weidman...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 9,269 reads 1 comments

  5. John Dodson vs. Zach Makovsky: What We Learned from UFC 187 Tilt

    John Dodson took a unanimous decision against a game Zach Makovsky in the featured preliminary bout at UFC 187 . Makovsky forced Dodson to be a defensive fighter...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 5,568 reads 12 comments

  6. Josh Burkman vs. Dong-Hyun Kim: What We Learned from UFC 187 Tilt

    In a battle between welterweight veterans, Dong-Hyun Kim took on Josh Burkman at UFC 187 . It was a deceptively important fight between two experienced grapplers who were desperately looking to secure their footing in the stacked welterweight division..

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 5,598 reads 12 comments

  7. Uriah Hall vs. Rafael Natal: What We Learned from UFC 187 Tilt

    Rafael Natal nabbed a contentious split decision from Uriah Hall, but it wasn't an egregious outcome. Natal won the second round with an early takedown ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 8,679 reads 32 comments

  8. Rose Namajunas vs. Nina Ansaroff Scrapped from UFC 187 Card

    UFC 187 's talent-rich preliminary card was just dealt a tough hit with the announcement that Rose Namajunas vs. Nina Ansaroff has been cancelled just hours before it was scheduled to take place...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 16,207 reads 19 comments

  9. UFC 187 Johnson vs. Cormier: Round-by-Round Recap and Analysis

    Daniel Cormier is your new UFC light heavyweight champion. Cormier got dropped in the first round by Johnson, but quickly recovered to utilize his superior grappling. Johnson faded quickly...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 1,045 reads 2 comments

  10. Johnson vs. Cormier: Final Predictions and Odds Before Start of UFC 187

    Not even the loss of former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones could keep UFC 187 from having a must-see main event...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 1,195 reads 1 comments

  11. UFC 187 Weidman vs. Belfort: Round-by-Round Recap and Analysis

    It took a good, long while, but Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort finally happened Saturday at UFC 187 . And it was practically over before it started...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 1,455 reads 4 comments

  12. UFC on Fox 16 Adds Bantamweight Contenders Eddie Wineland and Bryan Caraway

    More than 14 months after his most recent appearance, an upset knockout loss to Johnny Eduardo, Eddie Wineland will return to the Octagon opposite Bryan Caraway. MMA Fighting reported the bantamweight matchup on Friday...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 2,015 reads 9 comments

  13. Anthony Johnson vs. Daniel Cormier: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter at UFC 187

    For the first time in over five years, there will be a UFC light heavyweight title fight that does not involve Jon Jones, as Daniel Cormier and Anthony Johnson meet for the vacant 205-pound belt Saturday night in Las Vegas...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 1 month ago 523 reads 3 comments

  14. Bas Rutten to Be Included in 2015 Class of UFC Hall of Fame

    Bas Rutten , a former UFC heavyweight champion and a three-time King of Pancrase , will be inducted this July into the UFC Hall of Fame, promotion officials announced Friday...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 4,380 reads 19 comments

  15. UFC 187 Fight Card: PPV Schedule and Predictions for Johnson vs. Cormier Event

    UFC 187 promises to be one of the most important events of the mixed martial arts year. Headliners Anthony Johnson and Daniel Cormier square off for the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship, which had been held by Jon Jones for the past four years...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 1,717 reads 1 comments

  16. Johnson vs. Cormier: Latest Comments, Weigh-in Info and Predictions for UFC 187

    UFC 187 descends on Las Vegas on Saturday night, with the headline fight from a packed card seeing Anthony Johnson and Daniel Cormier do battle for the UFC light heavyweight title...

    Stuart Newman Written by Stuart Newman about 1 month ago 460 reads 1 comments

  17. Weidman vs. Belfort: Latest Comments, Weigh-in Info and Predictions for UFC 187

    The term "bad blood" goes a long way in describing one of Saturday's most anticipated bouts at UFC 187 when Chris Weidman steps in the Octagon with Vitor Belfort ...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 774 reads 1 comments

  18. UFC 187: Start Time, Prelim Live-Stream Info and Full Fight Card Predictions

    Anthony "Rumble" Johnson will battle Daniel Cormier for the vacant UFC light heavyweight belt at UFC 187 , a main event that was originally scheduled to feature superstar Jon Jones...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 1 month ago 2,756 reads 4 comments

  19. Chris Weidman Won't Back Down

    LAS VEGAS — It is Thursday night, and The Ultimate Fighter gym is packed. Daniel Cormier and his team are swarthed in towels, sitting in the sauna near the entrance and pouring volumes of sweat onto the floor...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 19,562 reads 137 comments

  20. UFC Champ Chris Weidman Calls Vitor Belfort a Cheater at UFC 187 Weigh-Ins

    UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman is not happy with Vitor Belfort . Weidman squared off with the 38-year-old Brazilian challenger at the weigh-ins for their upcoming UFC ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 108,913 reads 293 comments

  21. UFC 187: High Stakes for Flyweight Division with Dodson, Benavidez in Action

    UFC 187 is an important night for the flyweights, as two key matchups will take place Saturday and could provide us with the next flyweight title contender...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 1 month ago 3,433 reads 12 comments

  22. UFC and Dish Network Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Comments

    UFC renewed its partnership with Dish Network just in time for Saturday’s UFC 187 in Las Vegas. UFC.ca passed along the official announcement: “UFC is pleased to announce the renewal of a multi-year partnership with DISH Network L...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 7,198 reads 21 comments

  23. Dominick Cruz Flourishing in Analyst Role, Talks Upcoming Card for UFC 187

    When Dominick Cruz steps into the Octagon to do his thing, something special happens. The fleet-footed bantamweight ruled the 135-pound ranks of both the WEC and the UFC until a ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 1,171 reads 2 comments

  24. Johnson vs. Cormier: Odds, Comments and Predictions for UFC 187 Before Weigh-in

    The weigh-in for the UFC 187 clash between Anthony "Rumble" Johnson and Daniel Cormier for the vacant light heavyweight championship is set for Friday night at 7 p.m. ET...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 4,309 reads 26 comments

  25. UFC 187: Are Fans Forgetting About Vitor Belfort?

    Things are quiet on the middleweight front—perhaps a little too quiet. The eye of the storm hangs overhead, with distant rumbles of thunder periodically interrupting the spacious moments of silence...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 3,332 reads 49 comments