1. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC on Fox 10

    The weather outside of the United Center may have been blistering cold, but the action inside was anything but as the Octagon returned to Chicago for UFC on Fox 10 ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 6,246 reads 3 comments

  2. Adriano Martins Eager to Capitalize on Big Opportunity Against Donald Cerrone

    CHICAGO—Fight week is a unique scenario for the competitors involved on a UFC card. As the clocks ticks down closer to show time, the anticipation for the work to be done builds...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 2,731 reads 2 comments

  3. Dana White's 'The Fighters' Brings Raw Reality Back to Reality Television

    There was a time when reality television rated high on the list of potential fads about to break and then vanish. Nevertheless, what once appeared to be a passing trend grew to become a ratings powerhouse over the past 20 years...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 14,601 reads 8 comments

  4. Dropping Knowledge: Daniel Cormier Breaks Down Card for UFC on Fox 10

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

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 11,165 reads 9 comments

  5. UFC 169's Ricardo Lamas on Jose Aldo: 'Every King's Reign Comes to an End'

    The moment Ricardo Lamas has been waiting for will finally materialize at UFC 169 . The surging powerhouse will get his opportunity to face reigning featherweight king and pound-for-pound ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 8,027 reads 43 comments

  6. Ryan Bader's Hand Healing Up, Shooting for Return in May

    Ryan Bader may be on the mend, but his return to action is beginning to come into focus. The light heavyweight powerhouse is coming off a three-round drubbing of Anthony Perosh ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 4,565 reads 14 comments

  7. Brad Tavares Gunning for a Top 10 Spot in the UFC Middleweight Division

    Brad Tavares has been one of the best kept secrets in the middleweight division for the past two years. The 26-year-old Ray Sefo protege has run under the proverbial radar as he's ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 4,909 reads 16 comments

  8. UFC on Fox 10: Gabriel Gonzaga Looks to Keep Things Rolling Against Stipe Miocic

    Gabriel Gonzaga is no stranger to the deeper waters of the UFC heavyweight division. Over a span of the past eight years, "Napao" has experienced all facets of the fight game while competing under the most visible banner in mixed martial arts...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about over 1 year ago 4,524 reads 14 comments

  9. The Good, Bad and Strange from Fight Night 35

    The UFC returned to Georgia for the fifth time in the organization's history on Wednesday for UFC Fight Night 35...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about over 1 year ago 9,592 reads 16 comments

  10. Dropping Knowledge: Kenny Florian Breaks Down Card for Fight Night 35

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

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about over 1 year ago 3,670 reads 2 comments

  11. The Fighting Life: Live Blogging All 4,000 Miles of B/R's 'MMA Road Trip 2014'

    "The Road" is a concept that has fascinated American writers for more than a century. Where western expansion—and later the railways—captivated great minds long before ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about over 1 year ago 30,956 reads 52 comments

  12. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC Fight Night 34

    After the run the UFC just came off in the previous year, there is going to have to be a lot of work put in to raise the bar higher in 2014...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about over 1 year ago 14,417 reads 17 comments

  13. Anderson Silva Appears on Video for the 1st Time Post UFC 168 Leg Break

    Anderson Silva 's recovery from the leg break he suffered at UFC 168 is going to be a lengthy process, but it seems the former champion's spirit and smile are still in order. Earlier this week, Dr...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about over 1 year ago 33,769 reads 30 comments

  14. UFC Fantasy Matchmaker January 2014 Edition

    There is an art to matchmaking in combat sports. While some fights come together with natural ease, most bouts are formed through a hectic process of evaluation...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about over 1 year ago 7,332 reads 30 comments

  15. Isaac Vallie-Flagg Looking to Go All out at UFC Fight Night 35

    Despite getting off to a great start, 2013 wasn't the year that Isaac "Ike" Vallie-Flagg hoped it would be, but he has to chance to start 2014 off with a win at UFC Fight Night 35 on Jan...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about over 1 year ago 2,177 reads 0 comments

  16. Anderson Silva Leg Break Update from Doctor Who Performed Surgery

    For a man who has made a career out of crafting spectacular highlight-reel knockouts and unforgettable moments inside the cage, any time Anderson Silva fights, something about it is worth remembering...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about over 1 year ago 94,940 reads 121 comments

  17. UFC 168: Anderson Silva's Surgery a Success, out Three to Six Months

    Anderson Silva 's legendary career was set to add another chapter at UFC 168 , but unfortunately for the former champion, this installment was of the unexpected and brutal variety...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about over 1 year ago 93,111 reads 165 comments

  18. Gilbert Melendez vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov Official for UFC 170

    The title race in the lightweight division took a few interesting turns in 2013, and it doesn't appear to be settling down in the new year...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about over 1 year ago 3,266 reads 13 comments

  19. UFC 168 Results: The Good, Bad and Strange from Weidman vs. Silva 2 Fight Card

    With all the buzz, hype and anticipation, UFC 168 had all the elements to create that "big fight" feel. And certainly for good reason...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about over 1 year ago 58,605 reads 63 comments

  20. UFC 168: Brandao Fined 25% for Missing Weight, Fight with Poirier Still on

    Diego Brandao didn't just miss his mark at Friday's weigh-ins for UFC 168 —he nearly came in at a different weight class...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about over 1 year ago 6,945 reads 20 comments

  21. The Stakes Are High for the Major Players at UFC 168

    There have been plenty of high-profile cards this year but none bigger than UFC 168 . The UFC's annual end-of-the-year event is stacked from top to bottom with action-packed tilts and features interesting matchups from all corners of the roster..

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about over 1 year ago 9,135 reads 7 comments

  22. UFC 168: Anderson Silva and the Lofty Expectation of Greatness

    The name Anderson Silva evokes a plethora of thoughts. From a legendary montage of highlight-reel knockouts where he dispatched a mixture of the best fighters across the MMA ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about over 1 year ago 38,844 reads 43 comments

  23. UFC 168: Another Atypical Pre-Fight Interview with Josh Barnett

    As a writer who has made a career out of doing interviews and features, I have come to learn that timing means everything...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about over 1 year ago 12,115 reads 45 comments

  24. UFC 168's Travis Browne: Hungry for Gold, on a Mission of Destruction

    Travis Browne has every intention of becoming the UFC heavyweight champion. Where the rangy Hawaiian's immense potential once garnered the prospect label, he's since traded in that particular tag for contender status...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about over 1 year ago 9,131 reads 30 comments

  25. Brad Tavares Ready for Battle with Lorenz Larkin, Aiming at Top 10 in 2014

    The past two years have been interesting for Brad Tavares. In addition to winning all four of his showings inside the Octagon over that stretch, the 25-year-old Hawaiian has steadily made his way up the ladder in the middleweight division...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about over 1 year ago 3,664 reads 6 comments