1. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC 161

    On Saturday night, the UFC made its first visit to Winnipeg—and oh, what a debut it was. While the original lineup was set to feature a bantamweight title fight showdown in ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 10,023 reads 10 comments

  2. UFC 161: Rashad Evans Focused on the Journey, Not the Destination

    Every fighter competing in the UFC possesses a certain level of talent. Nevertheless, the truly great ones have something that sets them apart...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 2,142 reads 7 comments

  3. UFC 161: Jake Shields Looking to Humble Woodley in His Return

    Throughout his career, Jake Shields has been recognized as one of the best mixed martial artists in the sport and he's eager to prove it's a status he still deserves...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 2,558 reads 6 comments

  4. UFC Bantamweight Ranks: A Division in Disrepair

    Summer is here, the schedule is packed and the UFC has its foot on the gas pedal. Big-name fights and star-studded cards checker the calendar, and the fight for position across all eight UFC divisions is about to heat up...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 7,966 reads 25 comments

  5. Dan Henderson and Rashad Evans Set for a High-Risk Showdown at UFC 161

    Dan Henderson and Rashad Evans have been in plenty of fights with serious implications. Both are former champions with tremendous track records throughout their respective careers...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 2,100 reads 8 comments

  6. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC on Fuel TV 10

    It was a hot night of action in Fortaleza, Brazil for UFC on Fuel TV 10. For starters, the chosen venue at Paulo Sarasate Arena was not equipped with air conditioning which pushed the temperatures just shy of 100 degrees...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 12,766 reads 32 comments

  7. UFC: Breaking Down B.J. Penn's Possible Lightweight Return

    There was a time when B.J. Penn was considered the greatest lightweight fighter on the planet. The former two-divisional champion dropped his welterweight ambitions and committed ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 14,358 reads 51 comments

  8. UFC on Fuel TV 10: Legendary Nogueira Looking to Prove He's Still a Factor

    When the book finally closes on the career of Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira he will go down as one of the greatest heavyweights of all time...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 2,826 reads 5 comments

  9. The Pros and Cons of Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson Signing with Bellator

    Quinton Jackson officially has a new home in mixed martial arts with Bellator MMA . According to an email press release from Spike TV to BR MMA, "Rampage" has signed an ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 19,245 reads 67 comments

  10. UFC 161: Tyron Woodley Ready for the Wolves of the Welterweight Division

    The welterweight division is the deepest and most competitive under the UFC banner, and Tyron Woodley is eager to get to the top of the ladder...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 7,282 reads 18 comments

  11. Fantasy Matchmaker: June 2013 Edition

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

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 3,254 reads 4 comments

  12. Mike Pyle Eyeing Top 10 Competition Following Victory at UFC 160

    Mike Pyle put on one of the grittiest performances of his career last weekend at UFC 160 . Following a treacherous first round where he was dropped and close to being finished by ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 3,448 reads 21 comments

  13. How Fabricio Werdum Became the Forgotten Contender in the Heavyweight Division

    Out of sight is apparently out of mind in the case of Fabricio Werdum . With the UFC heavyweight division taking center stage as of late, the spotlight has been steady on the race for title contention...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 4,407 reads 16 comments

  14. Jon Fitch Bringing Added Motivation into Debut at WSOF 3

    For the better part of the past decade, Jon Fitch has been heralded as one of the top welterweights in mixed martial arts...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 3,695 reads 20 comments

  15. With Victory at UFC 160, T.J. Grant Turns Focus to Benson Henderson

    There are few fighters in MMA who have more momentum right now than T.J. Grant. Since dropping down from the welterweight division into the 155-pound weight class in late 2011, ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 5,923 reads 64 comments

  16. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC 160

    The premier promotion in mixed martial arts promised "heavy" things for UFC 160 . Heavyweights. Heavy hands. Heavy stakes. While the tag line typically doesn't define an event, the UFC nailed it on Saturday night...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 29,258 reads 39 comments

  17. K.J. Noons Believes All the Pressure Falls on Donald Cerrone at UFC 160

    K.J. Noon has spent the past decade throwing leather in seemingly every other major promotion outside the UFC...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 7,838 reads 12 comments

  18. UFC Fight Week 2013 Comes to Las Vegas to Kick Off UFC 162

    The UFC is known for rolling out all of the stops for their annual Fourth of July weekend card in Las Vegas. And this year is no exception...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 1,235 reads 14 comments

  19. The Stakes Are High for the Major Players at UFC 160

    The "biggest" stage in MMA will take on a new meaning this weekend at UFC 160 . The promotion's annual Memorial Day weekend event in Las Vegas will feature four of the top heavyweight ...

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  20. Working with Maynard and Weidman Has Simpson's Next Chapter Underway

    The cage door may have closed for the last time behind Aaron Simpson as a mixed martial artist, but the next chapter of his career is already under way...

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  21. UFC 160: Rick Story Looking to Bring the Fight to Mike Pyle

    Rick Story has something to prove. After breaking through into the upper tier of the welterweight division after defeating Thiago Alves at UFC 130 back in May of 2011, the Vancouver Wa ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 195 reads 4 comments

  22. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC on FX 8

    Brazilians love their mixed martial arts and vicious knockouts. At UFC on FX 8 , they got both. The country largely recognized as the homeland of the sport has produced a passionate ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 11,658 reads 27 comments

  23. Bryan Caraway Explains Anti-Drug Stance

    The past few days have been a roller coaster for Bryan Caraway. On Wednesday, the UFC bantamweight learned he would be receiving a $65,000 "Submission of the Night" bonus for his victory over Johnny Bedford at UFC 159...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 4,811 reads 57 comments

  24. Nate Diaz Twitter Comments Should Not Be Overlooked by the UFC

    Oh Nate Diaz . Sometimes, it's best not to share not to share your feelings on the latest "it topic" in MMA with the Twitterverse...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 3,673 reads 16 comments

  25. Diego Sanchez Makes a Wish List of Opponents for UFC 164

    The UFC will return to Milwaukee on August 31, and Diego Sanchez is looking for a partner to tangle with. After a two-year hiatus, the Octagon will once again roll through the BMO Harris Bradley Center for UFC 164 ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 year ago 787 reads 29 comments