1. TUF 20 Finale: 3 Fights for Carla Esparza to Take Next

    At The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale, Carla Esparza became the UFC's first strawweight champion. Esparza , the former Invicta strawweight champion, wore down fan favorite ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 days ago 2,186 reads 10 comments

  2. TUF 20 Finale Results: The Real Winners and Losers

    The Ultimate Fighter Season 20 is over and done with. As its name suggested, a champion was crowned, as Carla Esparza received a shiny new belt and was declared the UFC's first-ever strawweight champion...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 days ago 13,310 reads 24 comments

  3. The Good, Bad and Strange from The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale

    A champion will be crowned. That was the official tag line for the 20th domestic installment of The Ultimate Fighter and indeed the case when finalists Carla Esparza and Rose ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 8 days ago 16,053 reads 16 comments

  4. TUF 20 Finale: Carla Esparza Dominant in UFC Championship Win

    In the end, it was perhaps too much, too soon for Rose Namajunas. They came to the cage as opposite portraits...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 8 days ago 20,786 reads 71 comments

  5. Carla Esparza vs. Rose Namajunas: What We Learned from Strawweight Title Fight

    Carla Esparza and Rose Namajunas battled for the UFC strawweight championship, and it was the former Invicta FC champion who claimed the first-ever UFC 115-pound strap. Esparza was the No...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 8 days ago 8,375 reads 21 comments

  6. UFC on Fox 13 Live Results, Play by Play and Fight Card Highlights

    UFC on Fox 13 is now in the books. The penultimate event of 2014 produced some good action, including a handful of finishes and some competitive scraps. It also saw some terrific performances that could potentially make a couple of title contenders...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 8 days ago 37,805 reads 163 comments

  7. Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale Results: Fight Card Winners and Scorecards

    The Ultimate Fighter has produced some memorable moments in UFC history. Forrest Griffin and Stephan Bonnar put on a fight that is always mentioned among the all-time greats in the first incarnation of the finale show...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 8 days ago 6,899 reads 11 comments

  8. Matt Mitrione vs. Gabriel Gonzaga: Can Either One Become a Contender with a Win?

    The UFC invades Phoenix, Arizona, Saturday with UFC on Fox 13, a stacked card featuring two critical heavyweight bouts. In the main event, former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos battles 12-1 Stipe Miocic in what appears to be a No...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 8 days ago 2,477 reads 11 comments

  9. Nate Diaz Can Jump Right Back into Title Mix with a Win over Rafael Dos Anjos

    Nate Diaz doesn't go away. He's not around sometimes, but he's never really "gone." Despite a No. 14 ranking in the UFC's lightweight division, Diaz is currently booked to face No...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 8 days ago 2,135 reads 17 comments

  10. Nate Diaz on UFC Signing CM Punk: 'I Don't Dig It, F--k Him'

    CM Punk ’s free ride into the UFC doesn’t sit well with Nate Diaz, a proven veteran with a decade of experience in the fight game...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 9 days ago 11,046 reads 56 comments

  11. UFC on Fox 13 Preview: As UFC Universe Changes, Will Planet Diaz Stay in Orbit?

    It was weirdly comforting on Wednesday to hear Nate Diaz say he slept through his open workout. The younger Diaz has been gone for a minute—out some 13 months squabbling ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 9 days ago 14,884 reads 46 comments

  12. Nate Diaz vs. Rafael Dos Anjos: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

    The UFC's lightweight division has passed the point of being a proverbial shark tank. There is a long list of fighters who are waiting in the wings to challenge champion Anthony Pettis...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 9 days ago 1,028 reads 2 comments

  13. UFC on Fox 13: Dos Santos vs. Miocic Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    When the big men headline a card, there's just a special buzz about the card. That's the case at UFC on Fox 13 from Phoenix, Arizona...

    Brian FranchisePlay Mazique Written by Brian FranchisePlay Mazique about 9 days ago 1,061 reads 1 comments

  14. UFC on Fox 13 Predictions: Main Card Staff Predictions

    As if The Ultimate Fighter 20 finale on Friday wasn't enough, the Octagon is primed for a quick turnaround, as UFC on Fox 13 will air this Saturday, December 13...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 9 days ago 13,704 reads 18 comments

  15. Junior Dos Santos vs. Stipe Miocic: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

    UFC on Fox 13 has a premiere heavyweight main event. No. 2-ranked contender Junior dos Santos takes on No. 4-ranked Stipe Miocic with the winner moving to the front of the line for a title shot...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 9 days ago 2,555 reads 19 comments

  16. TUF 20 Finale: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

    The Ultimate Fighter 's 20th season claimed that a champion would be crowned, and that came to fruition on Friday evening...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 9 days ago 15,064 reads 21 comments

  17. UFC on Fox 13 Weigh-in Results: Dos Santos vs. Miocic Fight Card

    UFC on Fox 13 features three heavyweight fights and a top-15 lightweight tilt as well on the main card. No. 2-ranked heavyweight contender Junior dos Santos goes up against No. 4-ranked Stipe Miocic in the main event, and No...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 9 days ago 10,993 reads 24 comments

  18. Alistair Overeem vs. Stefan Struve: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

    UFC on Fox 13 features Stefan “Skyscraper” Struve’s return to mixed martial arts when he takes on Alistair Overeem ...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 9 days ago 3,516 reads 14 comments

  19. Journalist vs. Analyst: Karyn Bryant Sounds Off on TUF 20 Title Fight and More

    The first UFC women's strawweight title fight is upon us, fight fans. The Ultimate Fighter 20 competitors Carla Esparza and Rose Namajunas ran the gauntlet during the ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 9 days ago 4,272 reads 11 comments

  20. The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale: Can K.J. Noons Make a Real Run at Lightweight?

    K.J. Noons has the potential to become a dark horse within the UFC's lightweight division. A group that can be considered the toughest division in the sport has a long list of potential contenders...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 9 days ago 1,875 reads 8 comments

  21. 'TUF 20' Finale Weigh-in Results: Esparza vs. Namajunas Fight Card

    History will be made this weekend in Las Vegas when the first-ever UFC women’s strawweight champion is crowned at The Ultimate Fighter 20 finale Friday night...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 9 days ago 11,384 reads 8 comments

  22. Mike Dolce: 'Cain Velasquez Not Competing at His Optimal Body Weight'

    Cain Velasquez might have missed his calling as a light heavyweight, according to dietary guru Mike Dolce ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 9 days ago 3,876 reads 11 comments

  23. UFC on Fox 13: Main Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    On Saturday, Stipe Miocic will run into his biggest challenge since beginning his MMA career. That is a bout with former heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos . In seven UFC appearances, Miocic has posted a 6-1 record...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 days ago 2,999 reads 2 comments

  24. UFC on Fox 13 Is 1 of the Best Top-to-Bottom Cards of the Year

    The UFC’s next outing on network television goes down Saturday night in Phoenix and is headlined by Junior dos Santos returning to action after a yearlong layoff against Stipe Miocic ...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 10 days ago 13,302 reads 14 comments

  25. The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale: B/R Main Card Staff Predictions

    Regardless of ratings, The Ultimate Fighter 20 gave the reality series meaning it hasn't had in years. On Friday, the season will wrap up with a strawweight title fight between Carla Esparza and Rose Namajunas ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 days ago 7,864 reads 23 comments