1. Ronda Rousey's Dilemma: What's the Best to Do When the Rest Can't Keep Up?

    America loves dominance. To paraphrase one of the UFC’s most irritating catchphrases—it’s in our DNA...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 26 days ago 19,895 reads 106 comments

  2. UFC's Joe Lauzon Breaks Down Palhares' Controversial Submission Tactics

    It's one thing for officials and observers to weigh in on whether Rousimar Palhares holds onto his submission moves too long. When another elite fighter does it, it takes on extra gravitas...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 26 days ago 15,600 reads 48 comments

  3. Glover Teixeira vs. Ovince Saint Preux: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC Fight Night 73 comes your way this weekend, and headlining the card will be two top-10 ranked light heavyweights. No. 4-ranked contender Glover Teixeira meets the rising No. 6-ranked Ovince Saint Preux in the evening's five-round contest...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 26 days ago 6,150 reads 33 comments

  4. Ronda Rousey Challenged to Fight and Threatened with Legal Action by Cris Cyborg

    Cris "Cyborg" Justino may be the only woman capable of beating UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey , and she is ready to take the fight to Rowdy, both inside and outside the Octagon...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 26 days ago 502,438 reads 298 comments

  5. Ronda Rousey Losing UFC Fans' Interest, Claims Confident Miesha Tate

    Ronda Rousey ’s punishing displays in the Octagon may have made her instantly recognisable for casual sports fans across the globe, but according to Miesha Tate, a lot of UFC fanatics are becoming a little disinterested by her dominant displays...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 26 days ago 39,141 reads 179 comments

  6. Building the Ultimate UFC 194 Fight Card

    Damon Martin of Fox Sports recently reported that the UFC is targeting Dec. 5 as a potential date for Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey vs. Miesha Tate III...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 26 days ago 27,156 reads 75 comments

  7. Claudia Gadelha, Jessica Aguilar, Patrick Cummins to Miss Big Time After UFC 190

    Several fighters—including some winners—are facing lengthy medical suspensions following UFC 190, held Saturday in Rio de Janeiro...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 27 days ago 1,951 reads 2 comments

  8. Ronda Rousey Stretches the Boundaries of UFC's Worldwide Appeal

    During the Mauricio Rua vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira fight last Saturday night, I received a text message from my mother. Now, I live in Las Vegas. She still lives in my old hometown outside of Houston...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 27 days ago 7,682 reads 33 comments

  9. Myles Jury Drops to UFC's Featherweight Division, Moves Camp to Power MMA

    Myles Jury is making changes. After spending the entirety of his seven-fight UFC career in the lightweight division, the 26-year-old Jury will shed 10 pounds and test his luck at featherweight, according to a recent report on his personal website.

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 27 days ago 9,787 reads 45 comments

  10. Aljamain Sterling Makes Bantamweight Hit List, Wants Bryan Caraway First

    Aljamain Sterling is looking to start a fight. All truths being told, the Serra-Longo product is actually angling at a few potential dust ups, but there is one opponent in particular Aljo wants to get his hands on next: Bryan Caraway...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 27 days ago 1,810 reads 15 comments

  11. UFC's Patrick Cummins Proves You Can Win and Still Get Your Face Destroyed

    Patrick Cummins had little trouble in his UFC 190 victory over Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante, but he did not escape the contest unscathed...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 27 days ago 89,990 reads 8 comments

  12. UFC 190 Results: Ronda Rousey, Bethe Correia and the Art of Selling Wolf Tickets

    Lying facedown on the canvas, Bethe Correia saw things clearly for the first time in a long time. If only for a few, hazy milliseconds—trapped between the conscious realm and ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 27 days ago 3,628 reads 8 comments

  13. UFC 190 Results: Ronda Rousey Isn't the Greatest of All Time...Yet

    Ronda Rousey is the biggest star in MMA history. That much can’t even be argued. She’s in magazines, commercials and blockbuster Hollywood movies. You can rest assured an ESPN camera is there every time she fights...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 27 days ago 46,434 reads 171 comments

  14. T.J. Dillashaw: Dominick Cruz Doesn't Deserve a Title Shot

    It’s easy to imagine how former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz might be bitter. He never actually lost his belt. It was taken from him due to circumstance...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 27 days ago 14,948 reads 117 comments

  15. Claymation Artist Recreates Ronda Rousey-Bethe Correia Fight

    Following Saturday night's UFC 190 showdown between Ronda Rousey and Bethe Correia , artist Azod Abedikichi has recreated the battle—in claymation style...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 27 days ago 24,150 reads 19 comments

  16. Khabib Nurmagomedov Details Melee with Nick Diaz's Crew at WSOF 22

    Words like “barn-burner” and “slobber-knocker” could be used to describe World Series of Fighting 22, and we’re not talking about the action inside the cage...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 27 days ago 16,648 reads 51 comments

  17. Ronda Rousey's Blueprint for Perfection

    Ronda Rousey has big plans. After dismantling Brazilian challenger Bethe Correia at UFC 190 via a 34-second, one-punch, face-plant knockout Saturday in Rio de Janeiro, the UFC women's bantamweight champion has her eyes set on perfection...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 27 days ago 7,587 reads 32 comments

  18. Ronda Rousey More Than Just the World's 'Most Dominant Athlete'

    Perfection is a false construct. But in the here and now, Ronda Rousey , dubbed the world's most dominant athlete by Jon Wertheim of Sports Illustrated , seems as close to perfect as one might get...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 28 days ago 28,277 reads 210 comments

  19. Ronda Rousey Tells Bethe Correia 'Don't Cry' After 34-Second Fight at UFC 190

    Bethe Correia learned the hard way at UFC 190 that what goes around comes around. At the pre-fight staredown, Correia did her best to intimidate Ronda Rousey while saying, "Don't cry...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 28 days ago 855,504 reads 292 comments

  20. UFC 190: Did Dana White Just Announce Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira's Retirement?

    Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira has had an illustrious MMA career. It's not exactly breaking news, however, that that career has been in decline for several years now...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 28 days ago 5,014 reads 19 comments

  21. Ronda Rousey's Next Fight: Breaking Down the Trilogy with Miesha Tate

    Ronda Rousey continued her stretch of utter domination at UFC 190. Facing bitter rival Bethe Correia , the UFC champion stalked forward and slung heavy leather, a strategy never before employed by Rousey ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 28 days ago 23,819 reads 56 comments

  22. UFC 190: Shogun Rua Isn't Back, but He's Not Done Either

    Mauricio “Shogun” Rua has had a pretty volatile run in the UFC. He’s a former champion who has fought the absolute best of the best since he first showed up in ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 28 days ago 1,240 reads 7 comments

  23. UFC 190: A Case for No More TUF Fights on Pay-Per-View, Ever

    Some people are quite fond of the modern direction of the UFC, where the product is omnipresent on the sports landscape thanks to regular appearances on FOX and its satellites...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 28 days ago 9,300 reads 34 comments

  24. Rousey vs. Correia Results: Highlights and Reaction from UFC 190

    There is a common theme in all of Ronda Rousey 's fights. Every time she steps into the Octagon, she does so with bad intentions and then ends matters quickly. Very quickly...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 28 days ago 1,602 reads 2 comments

  25. UFC 190: The Opportunity to Promote Rousey vs. 'Cyborg' Was Missed

    UFC 190 was a major event that should be considered a success for the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Ronda Rousey further cemented her position as a great star for the sport and demolished another challenger to her throne...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 28 days ago 1,442 reads 7 comments