1. Chris Weidman Taking Access to the Next Level with Latest Project

    Chris Weidman will forever be known for what he accomplished on July 6 at UFC 162 in Las Vegas. With the MMA world locked in on his fight with middleweight king Anderson ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 8,336 reads 16 comments

  2. The Beat Goes on for Bellator Featherweight Champion Pat Curran

    Pat Curran is a work-in-progress. While that may sound strange since the Bellator featherweight champion has been on a dominant run, winning all six of his showings since committing ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 6,123 reads 11 comments

  3. Post War: Gilbert Melendez Eyes Title Shot After UFC 166 Classic

    Fifteen minutes of hell. That is what Gilbert Melendez planned to bring to Diego Sanchez when the two men squared off last Saturday night at UFC 166 ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 9,053 reads 26 comments

  4. White Cites Full Roster as Reason Keeping Fighters Busy Has Become Difficult

    John Dodson put on a dominant showing on Saturday night against Darrell Montague at UFC 166 . "The Magician" worked behind his highly touted power to earn an impressive knockout in the first round of the flyweight tilt...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 1,005 reads 8 comments

  5. Dana White Pleased with Daniel Cormier at UFC 166, Not Sure Where He Fits at LHW

    Daniel Cormier has made no secret of his intentions to make a run at the light heavyweight title. The former Olympian has been wrecking shop in the heavyweight ranks since turning pro four years ago...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 4,177 reads 8 comments

  6. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC 166

    The rivalry between Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos has become one of the best in the history of the UFC. In their two previous meetings, each man has been able to settle the other with his dominant strength...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 26,260 reads 31 comments

  7. UFC 166: An Atypical Pre-Fight Interview with UFC Heavyweight Roy Nelson

    Roy Nelson is truly in a league of his own. The iron-chinned heavyweight with cinder blocks for hands has been a staple at the highest level of the sport for the better part ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 9,723 reads 20 comments

  8. Dropping Knowledge: Kenny Florian Gives His Breakdown of UFC 166

    The team of analysts for the UFC on Fox Sports 1 and Fox broadcasts have been providing the most in-depth coverage mixed martial arts has seen in its 20 years of existence...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 6,100 reads 9 comments

  9. Javier Mendez: "JDS Won't Win a Round at UFC 166"

    The time for talk is nearly over as the highly anticipated third installment in the rivalry between Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos is set to go down this Saturday at UFC 166 ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 10,396 reads 40 comments

  10. Mike Tyson Believes Royce Gracie Would Have Defeated Him in 1993

    In the late 80s and early 90s, there was no man on the planet more feared than "Iron" Mike Tyson . The youngest fighter to ever lay claim to the heavyweight throne was settling fools ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 19,727 reads 85 comments

  11. Roy Nelson Will Not Have to Shave His Beard for Fight with Daniel Cormier

    It appears Roy Nelson has already defeated Daniel Cormier in one aspect of their upcoming grudge match at UFC 166 , as his signature beard will be in full effect this Saturday night in Houston...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 9,575 reads 32 comments

  12. The Odyssey of Daniel Cormier Continues at UFC 166

    Greatness isn't a goal easily achieved, and for those who chase it, failure is not an acceptable option. While setbacks and sacrifices are interwoven on the path and a necessary ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 9,513 reads 13 comments

  13. Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson Gets the Reloaded Treatment on Fox Sports 1

    Less than a month ago, Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson engaged in one of the most memorable bouts in UFC history at UFC 165 in Toronto...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 11,664 reads 52 comments

  14. UFC 166: The Joy and Pain of Junior dos Santos' Journey

    There is perhaps no more noticeable smile in all of mixed martial arts than the one that belongs to Junior dos Santos...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 13,911 reads 16 comments

  15. Dos Santos Determined to Recapture His Dream by Defeating Velasquez at UFC 166

    Becoming the UFC heavyweight champion was the proudest moment of Junior dos Santos' career as a mixed martial artist. Better yet, it was one of the single greatest accomplishments in the Brazilian knockout artist's life...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 15,556 reads 56 comments

  16. The Road to Redemption for David Rickels Starts at Bellator 103

    A loss inside the cage can either be the beginning of a long stretch of trouble or provide the spark to set off a motivated run...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 2,320 reads 4 comments

  17. Renan Barao's Bantamweight Title Reign Coming into Focus

    Renan Barao is the UFC bantamweight champion. The words may flow easy, and the idea is one fans are starting to grasp, but the subject itself has become a complex matter where an explanation is required...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 3,200 reads 6 comments

  18. The Good, Bad and Strange from Fight Night 29

    The third quarter of the calendar year is officially underway as the UFC touched down for the sixth time in 2013 on for Fight Night 29...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 5,814 reads 3 comments

  19. Cain Velasquez Vows to End Rivalry with Dos Santos at UFC 166

    Heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez will step into the Octagon for the third time against Junior dos Santos at UFC 166 , and he vows it will be the last...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 20,166 reads 159 comments

  20. Dropping Knowledge: Chael Sonnen Breaks Down Fight Night 29

    The team of analysts for the UFC on Fox Sports 1 and Fox broadcasts have been providing the most in-depth coverage mixed martial arts has seen in its 20 years of existence...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 8,766 reads 18 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 29: Demian Maia and the Great Welterweight Redemption

    At some point in their journey, every fighter dreams of becoming a champion. When the pursuit of such things begin, that lofty goal is set somewhere in the far-off distance as the process of rubber meeting road gets underway...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 8,874 reads 25 comments

  22. UFC Suspends Heavyweight Ben Rothwell for Elevated Levels of Testosterone

    It looks like Ben Rothwell will be spending the next nine month on the sidelines. The 35-year-old Milwaukee-based fighter recently battled his way back into the win column by knocking out Brandon Vera in the third round of their bout at UFC 164 ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 4,440 reads 26 comments

  23. Coach for Alexander Gustafsson, Phil Davis Names Opponents He'd Like for Them

    It has been a banner year for the team at Alliance MMA . The San Diego-based collective has quickly established itself as one of the premier gyms in mixed martial arts, and it ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 13,405 reads 138 comments

  24. Chael Sonnen Says Anthony Pettis Had His Back in Wanderlei Silva Confrontation

    The video of a confrontation between Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva made the rounds on the MMA media circuit last week...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 8,378 reads 8 comments

  25. UFC Fight Night 29: Jake Shields Determined to Solve the Demian Maia Puzzle

    Jake Shields is a card-carrying member of the "Been there, done that" club in mixed martial arts. The 34-year-old Tennessee native has competed on the sport's biggest stages, ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 11,503 reads 31 comments