1. Key Statistics from the Month of July in the UFC

    The month of July is winding down, and a pair of UFC events—UFC 162 and UFC on Fox 8—have come and gone. And we have the key statistics from this month right here...

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  2. UFC on Fox 8 Results: Recapping the Bonuses from Johnson vs. Moraga Fight Card

    UFC on Fox 8 came and went Saturday at the KeyArena in Seattle, and several competitors went above and beyond, earning a little extra cash for their troubles in the form of Fight Night bonuses...

    Nate Lawson Written by Nate Lawson about 12 months ago 7,918 reads 25 comments

  3. UFC on Fox 8 Results: What We Learned from Robbie Lawler vs. Bobby Voelker

    The second fight of the UFC on Fox 8 main card featured Robbie Lawler and Bobby Voelker , but the man nicknamed "Ruthless" was the one who stole the show...

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  4. UFC on Fox 8 Results: Ranking the Preliminary Card Fights

    The UFC on Fox 8 preliminary card bouts are in the books, and we have the full recap and rankings of the eight free fights...

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  5. UFC on Fox 8 Ellenberger vs. MacDonald Round-by-Round Recap and Analysis

    UFC on Fox 8 takes place Saturday night from Seattle's KeyArena, and a co-main event between Rory MacDonald and Jake Ellenberger serves as a highlight for the event...

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  6. Handicapping the Odds for Every Main Card Fight at UFC on Fox 8

    The UFC returns to free television this Saturday with UFC on Fox 8 , and we are taking a look at the odds heading into the final card of July...

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  7. UFC: 5 Fighters Poised to Make a Run at the Welterweight Title

    While the middleweight title changed hands at UFC 162, the welterweight belt remains wrapped tightly around the waist of Georges St-Pierre. But there are several contenders in the 170-pound division prepared to make a run at the division’s gold...

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  8. UFC: 6 Fighters Poised to Make a Run in the Middleweight Division

    The UFC middleweight top spot remained in Anderson Silva's hands for the past seven years, the throne held by the most dominant of champions. Chris Weidman changed that, and the weight class has been ushered into a new era...

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  9. MMA's Biggest Upsets from the First Half of 2013

    Everybody loves an underdog, and in the first half of 2013, MMA fans were treated to a handful of upsets...

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  10. How Did the First Half of 2013 Compare to 2012 for the UFC?

    The first half of 2013 is complete, and the UFC surged into the second half this past weekend with UFC 162...

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  11. UFC 162 Results: Key Stats from Silva vs. Weidman

    The UFC 162 results are in from the MGM Grand Garden Arena, and with the event in the books comes another installment of our Key Stats series. Following every event, the numbers are broken down and compared to the key statistics of past fight cards..

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  12. Anderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman Full Fight Technical Breakdown

    They say defense wins championships, but sometimes defense loses them. The Anderson Silva era is over after Chris Weidman earned an improbable knockout at UFC 162 to become the middleweight champion...

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  13. UFC 162 Results: What We Learned From Roger Gracie vs. Tim Kennedy

    The third bout of the UFC 162 main card featured Strikeforce imports Tim Kennedy and Roger Gracie. Neither made a great impression. Gracie looked strong early on, and he was also significantly taller than Kennedy...

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  14. UFC 162 Results: Ranking the Preliminary Card Bouts

    The UFC 162 preliminary card bouts are in the books, and we have the full recap and rankings of the six free fights. Featured on the prelims, longtime veteran Chris Leben took on Andrew Craig in a fight that lasted all three rounds...

    Nate Lawson Written by Nate Lawson about 1 year ago 3,602 reads 4 comments

  15. UFC 162 Results: What We Learned from Edson Barboza vs. Rafaello Oliveira

    UFC lightweight Edson Barboza put on quite the show at UFC 162 , earning a technical-knockout stoppage after less than two rounds of action. And he did it all with leg kicks...

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  16. Anderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman Results: Live Blog For UFC 162's Main Event

    UFC 162 goes live this evening on pay-per-view at 10 p.m. ET, and we've got you covered with the live blog of the main event. The card is headlined by a middleweight title match between champion Anderson Silva and top contender Chris Weidman...

    Nate Lawson Written by Nate Lawson about 1 year ago 27,644 reads 81 comments

  17. The 5 Most Unlikely Title Winners in UFC History

    When Anderson Silva steps in the cage this weekend against Chris Weidman, he will look to keep his seven-year title reign intact...

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  18. Handicapping the Odds for Every Main Card Fight at UFC 162

    This Saturday, UFC 162 goes live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. A main event between middleweight champion Anderson Silva and top contender Chris Weidman headlines the pay-per-view card...

    Nate Lawson Written by Nate Lawson about 1 year ago 6,714 reads 8 comments

  19. Chris Weidman: 'I Will Beat Anderson Silva on Saturday'

    If there really are no guarantees in the sport of MMA , someone should alert Chris Weidman . On a recent episode of UFC Tonight , the middleweight top contender was asked if he will defeat Anderson Silva at UFC 162 this weekend...

    Nate Lawson Written by Nate Lawson about 1 year ago 1,807 reads 6 comments

  20. Key Statistics from the Month of June in the UFC

    The month of June has come and gone and with it a pair of UFC events— UFC on Fuel 10 and UFC 161—have come and gone as well. And we have the key statistics from last month right here...

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  21. MMA Stock Report for June: Who Rose, Who Fell, Who Stayed the Same

    For the second consecutive month, the UFC delivered just two events, but plenty happened in the last 30 days, and we have the full MMA stock report for the month of June...

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  22. Is Chris Weidman The Last Legitimate Challenger To Anderson Silva's Reign?

    Between 2008 and the first half of 2010, the UFC middleweight division was in the midst of a dark age—a time where contenders were few and champion Anderson Silva 's level of interest was diminishing...

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  23. Defining the Difference Between Star and Superstar in the UFC

    "So you want to be a fighter?" The motto for the long-running reality series The Ultimate Fighter is catchy, but, frankly, no one just wants to be a fighter...

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  24. UFC: Do Pay-Per-View or Free Events Feature More Stoppage Victories?

    To buy, or not to buy? That is the question facing the modern MMA fan when pay-per-view events roll around one or two Saturday's out of the month...

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  25. Analyzing the Resumes of the Current UFC Champions

    The UFC talent pool, from weight class to weight class, is as good as it's ever been. No, it's better. The competition has never been this good. And the heightened competition has yielded a field of champions unlike any we've seen...

    Nate Lawson Written by Nate Lawson about 1 year ago 9,582 reads 39 comments