1. UFC: Chris Weidman's Inactivity Should Be a Cause for Concern

    It's a funny thing the way the mind works. Something belongs to one group in your head, another thing belongs to another, and they never cross despite sharing plenty of characteristics that could warrant it...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 21 days ago 25,722 reads 258 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 54 Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC is pulling a doubleheader this weekend. So strap in and get ready for a Saturday full of fights. Before we head to UFC Fight Night 53 in Sweden, we have a great card in Canada...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 21 days ago 3,070 reads 1 comments

  3. UFC Fight Night 53 Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC is pulling a doubleheader this weekend. So strap in and get ready for a Saturday full of fights. Before we head to UFC Fight Night 54 in Canada, we have a great card in Sweden...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 21 days ago 2,133 reads 0 comments

  4. 7 Unused Fighter Nicknames Someone Needs to Claim Today

    Nicknames are a thing of the past, present and future. They often tell a tall tale of overcoming adversity and displaying perfection. More importantly, they encompass the mentality of their owners...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 21 days ago 9,150 reads 44 comments

  5. UFC Fight Night 53 and 54 Main Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    UFC Fight Night 53 and 54 hit Saturday for a full day of MMA action. The early card is capped off by a welterweight tilt between rising star Gunnar Nelson and longtime UFC veteran Rick Story ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 21 days ago 20,329 reads 19 comments

  6. 3 Fights to Make for Rin Nakai Following Her Loss to Miesha Tate

    Rin Nakai came out on the losing end to Miesha Tate at UFC Fight Night 52, but she gave a good effort. Nakai was just not up to Tate's level. There is nothing wrong with that, as she is still a growing fighter...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 21 days ago 4,507 reads 27 comments

  7. Handing out UFC Performance Bonuses for September

    Emblematic of what the UFC strives to accomplish day in and day out, September was a month to remember. We were welcomed with a middleweight rematch between Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza ...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 21 days ago 3,147 reads 6 comments

  8. TUF 20 Episode 4 Results and Recap: Did Team Melendez Pull off Massive Upset?

    The 20th season of the UFC's hit reality series, The Ultimate Fighter , rumbled on Wednesday evening, pitting Team Anthony Pettis' No. 1 seed, Carla Esparza (9-2), against Team Gilbert Melendez's No...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 21 days ago 13,103 reads 24 comments

  9. Raphael Assuncao Putting Title Shot Frustrations Aside, Focused on Bryan Caraway

    Raphael Assuncao isn't sure how title shots are doled out in the UFC, but he is confident he's going to get there eventually...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 21 days ago 3,213 reads 13 comments

  10. Elias Theodorou Is the UFC's Handsomest Man. Is He Also the Next GSP?

    When Georges St-Pierre walked away from mixed martial arts, a casualty of injury, burnout and concerns about the UFC's permissive performance-enhancing drugs culture , the sport lost more than a great fighter...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 21 days ago 23,327 reads 32 comments

  11. MMA Retrospective: Examining the Career of 'The Axe Murderer' Wanderlei Silva

    Upon hearing the news that “The Axe Murderer” Wanderlei Silva was retiring from MMA , I found myself both sad and glad...

    Levi Nile Written by Levi Nile about 21 days ago 5,092 reads 14 comments

  12. UFC Fight Night 53 and 54: The 5 Best Fights for This Weekend's Doubleheader

    Ah, the double-fight weekend. It used to be a rare bird, indeed, but these days they are coming fast and furious...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 22 days ago 8,123 reads 28 comments

  13. UFC Should Take This Chance to Set Clear Policy on Domestic Violence

    The world of professional sports is marred by a situation that doesn’t involve action within the realm of play. Domestic violence allegations have swarmed the National Football League and other professional organizations...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 22 days ago 2,967 reads 19 comments

  14. Myles Jury Targeting January Bout Against Donald Cerrone, Cerrone Responds

    Myles Jury was last seen inside the UFC Octagon against Takanori Gomi at UFC Fight Night 52, a fight in which "Fury" needed only 90 seconds to defeat the legendary Japanese lightweight via TKO...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 22 days ago 4,527 reads 21 comments

  15. Donald Cerrone's Stay-Busy Strategy Continues to Pay Off, but for How Long?

    Donald Cerrone closed out his UFC 178 weekend on a fairly cryptic note. After a days-long extravaganza of wakeboarding , leg-kicking and rib-splitting, Cerrone notched ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 22 days ago 16,210 reads 45 comments

  16. UFC Releases Full Backstage Encounter Between Tim Kennedy and Yoel Romero

    The backstage encounter between Top 10 UFC middleweights Tim Kennedy and Yoel Romero has been released in its entirety by the UFC...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 22 days ago 8,015 reads 65 comments

  17. UFC Star Chael Sonnen and WWE Announcer Jim Ross Help Take MMA Back to Its Roots

    Answering a phone call when you aren't sure who or what awaits on the other end can be a dicey proposition in the best of times. When you're Chael Sonnen , and life is a constant roller-coaster ride of your own devising, that's especially true...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 22 days ago 25,968 reads 21 comments

  18. B/R Women's MMA Rankings, October 2014

    Women's MMA is growing, and we must keep up with the times. Women are getting more and more opportunities in mixed martial arts and are becoming more prevalent on the big stage...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 22 days ago 12,024 reads 26 comments

  19. 5 Current UFC Fighters Who've Shown the Most Improvement

    Some fighters are shipped to the UFC with "greatness" stamped onto the package. For example, Anderson Silva immediately made his presence known within the first minute of his UFC debut...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 22 days ago 5,931 reads 12 comments

  20. More Than Conor McGregor: Big Fights Keep Coming for MMA's New Irish Contingent

    If, in the calming wake of Conor McGregor's latest and largest step toward fighting superstardom, you thought you were done hearing about Irish MMA fighters for a while, you done thought wrong...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 22 days ago 8,525 reads 19 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 53 & 54: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    The UFC is approaching another multi -event weekend, as UFC Fight Night 53 and UFC Fight Night 54 will be held in Sweden and Canada, respectively, on Saturday...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 22 days ago 3,970 reads 4 comments

  22. Rick Story Looking to Derail Gunnar Nelson's Rise at UFC Fight Night 53

    Rick Story knows what it feels like to have momentum in the UFC welterweight division. The Washington-born powerhouse rose to prominence in the 170-pound ranks on the strength ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 22 days ago 4,120 reads 8 comments

  23. UFC Middleweight Cung Le Suspended After Testing Positive for HGH

    Cung Le was uncertain about his future in MMA . The UFC might have just made the decision for him. In a statement released late Wednesday, UFC officials announced that the 42-year-old ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 22 days ago 25,627 reads 74 comments

  24. Jeremy Stephens vs. Charles Oliveira Slated for TUF 20 Finale Co-Main Event

    This one should be fun. Assuming both fighters make it to fight day, Charles Oliveira and Jeremy Stephens—two of the more exciting featherweights on the UFC roster—will do battle Dec...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 22 days ago 2,814 reads 14 comments

  25. Cat Zingano, Not Gina Carano Was Ronda Rousey's UFC 182 Destiny All Along

    Three days removed from UFC 178 , it feels as though Cat Zingano ’s come-from-behind win over Amanda Nunes has been overshadowed by arguably bigger news. Maybe that’s to be expected...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 23 days ago 17,207 reads 42 comments