1. Ronaldo Souza vs. Gegard Mousasi: Breaking Down Their Original Match in 2008

    This Friday, former Strikeforce middleweight champion Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza squares off against the former DREAM light heavyweight, middleweight and Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Gegard Mousasi at UFC Fight Night 50...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 1 month ago 503 reads 2 comments

  2. Chael Sonnen Promoted to Purple Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

    Retired two-time UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen may be done inside the Octagon, but that doesn't mean his passion for combat sports has completely faded...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 month ago 3,575 reads 6 comments

  3. Ronaldo Souza vs. Gegard Mousasi: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

    At UFC Fight Night 50 on Friday, Ronaldo Souza and Gegard Mousasi will meet in a bout that could determine the next 185-pound title challenger...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 1,702 reads 8 comments

  4. Every Current UFC Champ's Nightmare Matchup

    UFC champions are stoic creatures by nature. They inhabit the most treacherous atmosphere in sports, exploring the intricacies of natural human war in the process...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 month ago 52,353 reads 66 comments

  5. Alexander Gustafsson Expresses Interest in January Bout vs. Anthony Johnson

    Alexander Gustafsson has fanned the flames of a potential bout against Anthony Johnson in early 2015. Gustafsson was set to challenge Jon Jones for the light heavyweight belt, but an injury forced him out of the fight...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 1,421 reads 9 comments

  6. Ian McCall vs. John Lineker Set for November 8th Meeting in Brazil

    UFC Fight Night 56 in Brazil added a stellar flyweight bout that may very well have title implications. No. 3-ranked Ian McCall will meet No. 6-ranked John Lineker as both men seek to become the next challenger to Demetrious Johnson's title strap.

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 588 reads 3 comments

  7. Shogun Rua vs. Jimi Manuwa Targeted for UFC Fight Night 56 in Brazil

    Mauricio “Shogun” Rua vs. Jimi Manuwa is being eyed for UFC Fight Night 56 in Brazil. Ariel Helwani reported that the UFC is looking to make the light heavyweight contest on UFC Tonight ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 613 reads 3 comments

  8. Friday Night Fights: Who Wins the 1st Bellator Versus UFC Showdown?

    UFC President Dana White likes to win. His goal, publicly stated, isn't just to be a successful mixed martial arts promoter. It's becoming a global force in the sports. "World f* cking domination ," as he puts it...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 1 month ago 5,801 reads 17 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night 50 Live Results, Play-by-Play and Main Card Highlights

    UFC Fight Night 50 is officially in the books. The event began with a trio of decisions the changed gears to an all-finish affair, the final six bouts ending inside the distance...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 1 month ago 23,535 reads 152 comments

  10. The Great Lumbering Heavyweights of MMA History

    Plenty of people appreciate the heavyweights. For decades immemorial, these behemoths have buttered the bread that is combat sports. But I wish there was more love for the rank and file: the lumbering heavyweights...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 17,009 reads 29 comments

  11. Alexander Gustafsson vs Anthony Johnson Closer to Reality? That's Fine with Me.

    At long last, it appears Anthony Johnson and Alexander Gustafsson might be headed for a collision course...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 12,571 reads 73 comments

  12. UFC Fight Night 50: Souza vs. Mousasi Fight Card, TV Info and Predictions

    On paper, UFC Fight Night 50 has more commercial appeal than the injury-ravaged UFC 177 card did. As it turns out, last week's pay-per-view in Sacramento, California, may not have ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 3,717 reads 4 comments

  13. UFC Great Randy Couture to Compete on ABC's 'Dancing with the Stars' Season 19

    UFC legend Randy Couture will be appearing on Season 19 of ABC's long-running dance competition series Dancing with the Stars ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 1,782 reads 7 comments

  14. Attorney: People Need to Differentiate Between War Machine and Jon Koppenhaver

    Former Bellator and UFC welterweight War Machine is just a character portrayed by Jonathan Koppenhaver, at least according to an attorney he hired to represent him in the Christy Mack assault case...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 month ago 13,828 reads 21 comments

  15. Jon Jones Kicking Bag Just 2 Weeks After Knee Surgery

    The fight that could have been was just three weeks away from today. If not for an unfortunate knee injury to the champion, we'd all be three weeks away from the best pay-per-view card of the year...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 1 month ago 9,174 reads 20 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 50: Could Quiet Jacare Souza Be Chris Weidman's Biggest Threat?

    Jacare Souza isn't the middleweight division's squeakiest wheel. His is a weight class flush with noisemakers, and for much of the last few years, guys like Vitor Belfort ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 16,022 reads 80 comments

  17. Tateki Matsuda Traveled a Unique Path to UFC Debut at Fight Night 50

    No two fighters arrive at the UFC having traveled the exact same path, and the journey Tateki Matsuda has traveled is nothing short of extraordinary...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 1,635 reads 2 comments

  18. UFC Fight Night 50: B/R Main Card Staff Predictions

    Throw a rock in any direction and you’re liable to hit an upcoming UFC event. This week is no different, my friends, with UFC Fight Night 50 coming to us from the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Ledyard, Connecticut...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 1 month ago 5,962 reads 37 comments

  19. Myles Jury and the 12 Hottest UFC Winning Streaks Right Now

    When one thinks about the hottest fighters in MMA right now, Myles Jury probably doesn't come to mind. However, The Ultimate Fighter veteran has quietly won five in a row, landing ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 10,724 reads 27 comments

  20. UFC 178: Will a Loss to Donald Cerrone Derail Eddie Alvarez?

    Remember that kid you heard about sometimes when you were out on the playground? He went to another school and was 10 times tougher than the toughest guy at your school; if he ever ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 9,785 reads 30 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 50: Preliminary Card Predictions

    Are you ready for an awesome, free TV card from the UFC? Well, strap in, because Friday is host to UFC Fight Night 50 in Connecticut. Headlined by middleweight contenders Gegard Mousasi and Ronaldo Souza, the card is absolutely stacked...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 2,710 reads 4 comments

  22. UFC Fight Night 50 Main Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    UFC Fight Night 50 takes place in Connecticut on Friday, and this event is fantastic from top to bottom. All the bouts will take place on Fox Sports 1, but the main card is four fights long...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 2,779 reads 2 comments

  23. UFC Fight Night 50 Weigh-in Results and Updates

    UFC Fight Night 50 comes to Connecticut on Friday evening with an outstanding card. In the main event, middleweights Jacare Souza and Gegard Mousasi attempt to put themselves into title contention with a victory...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 12,949 reads 7 comments

  24. UFC: With a Win, Is Ronaldo Souza the Middleweight Division's No. 1 Contender?

    This Friday, the former Strikeforce middleweight champion, Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza , squares off against the former DREAM middleweight and light heavyweight champion as well as the former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion, Gegard Mousasi ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 1 month ago 2,253 reads 16 comments

  25. Alistair Overeem in a Must-Win Fight Against Ben Rothwell

    Alistair Overeem stepped into the Octagon on Dec. 30, 2011 against Brock Lesnar as the best heavyweight fighter without any Octagon experience...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 1 month ago 2,623 reads 4 comments