1. Conor McGregor Reads Mean Tweets from Fans

    Warning: Some of the language in this video is not safe for work. Conor McGregor dishes it out better than most in MMA , but he's also proving he can take it as well...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 18,733 reads 83 comments

  2. Dustin Poirier: New Division, Same Drive for Greatness

    Getting a read on a fighter is not always the easiest thing to do in combat sports. This especially rings true in the world of mixed martial arts where so many different styles, ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 7,327 reads 37 comments

  3. Khabib Nurmagomedov Twitter Trolls Donald Cerrone on His Birthday

    Khabib Nurmagomedov has been flexing his Twitter game as of late...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 18,819 reads 52 comments

  4. Dana White Thinks Aldo vs. McGregor Will Do $7 Million Gate

    The UFC has put plenty of promotional muscle behind the highly anticipated bout between Jose Aldo and McGregor, and UFC President Dana White believes it's going to pay off...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 3,496 reads 19 comments

  5. Ricardo Lamas: Defeating Chad Mendes Key to Another Title Shot

    Ricardo Lamas isn't interested in playing the waiting game for another title opportunity. A quick look at the recent history of the UFC's featherweight division reveals that the ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 7,866 reads 129 comments

  6. Dana White Happy for Brock Lesnar, Says WWE Was the Right Move

    The UFC put a stacked offer on the table, but Brock Lesnar decided to stay put in the WWE. While rumors of the former UFC heavyweight champion's return to the Octagon circulated for months on sites like MMAWeekly...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 12,674 reads 37 comments

  7. Al Iaquinta Plans to Continue Push Up Lightweight Ladder at Fight Night 63

    "Raging" has never been a more appropriate nickname for Al Iaquinta than it is right now. The Long Island-based powerhouse is currently in the midst of an impressive run up ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 3,472 reads 12 comments

  8. The Fighting Life: The Perpetual Motion of Howard Davis Jr.

    Time is a concept of both simplicity and complexity. While the basic structure is of a concrete nature and its passage is measured without flexibility, singular experiences or moments seem to operate free of confinement...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 3,287 reads 2 comments

  9. Anthony Pettis Won't Be Fighting on Same Card as His Brother in the Future

    Every fighter has a tough night now and then, but March 14 is a date Anthony and Sergio Pettis won't be forgetting anytime soon...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 10,969 reads 56 comments

  10. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC Fight Night 62

    The UFC's welterweight division has long been one of the deepest collectives under the promotion's banner, and the spotlight shone on the 170-pound fold at UFC Fight Night 62...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 14,924 reads 35 comments

  11. Demain Maia Eager to Resume His Welterweight Run at Fight Night 62

    Demian Maia is ready to start the next chapter of his career on Saturday night in Rio de Janeiro ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 1,888 reads 7 comments

  12. Ryan LaFlare Comfortable in Enemy Territory at Fight Night 62

    Every surging talent in the fight game inevitably reaches a point where the time to show and prove comes front and center. For up-and-coming welterweight Ryan LaFlare , that moment will arrive this Saturday night in Rio de Janeiro ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 1,450 reads 3 comments

  13. Anderson Silva Not Planning to Retire After Drug Test Failures

    Anderson Silva isn't ready to walk away from the Octagon just yet. While the former middleweight king is currently mired in controversy over failed drug tests leading up to ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 5,531 reads 81 comments

  14. Frankie Edgar: In Constant Pursuit of Greatness

    Throughout his career in mixed martial arts, Frankie Edgar has been a difficult fighter to categorize. The undersized fighter with an oversized heart was a common descriptor ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 8,748 reads 90 comments

  15. Tecia Torres Not a Fan of the Hype Surrounding Paige VanZant

    There has been a lot of promotional muscle put behind Paige VanZant , and her fellow strawweight Tecia Torres is none too happy about it. And for good reason...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 9,714 reads 64 comments

  16. Anthony Pettis Receives Stitches and Concussion in Title Loss to RDA at UFC 185

    Anthony Pettis won't be forgetting what happened at UFC 185 any time soon. Not only did the surging lightweight champion have his title taken away by Rafael dos Anjos, but it also was done so in brutal and prolonged fashion...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 19,047 reads 73 comments

  17. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC 185

    As the saying goes, "Everything is bigger in Texas." And that certainly was the case for UFC 185 . With the promotion's 2015 campaign getting off to a memorable yet rocky start ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 18,750 reads 9 comments

  18. Donald Cerrone Admits Khabib Nurmagomedov Is 'Getting Under His Skin'

    Donald Cerrone prefers to do his talking inside the cage. While the hard-charging lightweight is a champion where colorful sound bites are concerned, the surging contender typically steers away from beef in the pre -fight build-up...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 16,202 reads 80 comments

  19. Johny Hendricks Explains Decision to Not Work with Mike Dolce for UFC 185

    Johny Hendricks is changing up a few things in 2015. After losing his welterweight title to rival Robbie Lawler in a hard-fought split decision at UFC 181 back in December, ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 15,288 reads 35 comments

  20. UFC Fantasy Matchmaker: March 2015 Edition

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

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 4,885 reads 4 comments

  21. Titan FC CEO Jeff Aronson: Different Approach Already Paying Dividends

    In mixed martial arts, slowing down simply isn't an option. Fighters and promotions alike need to be continuously pushing forward in order to keep up with the ever-evolving sport, ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 4,741 reads 5 comments

  22. UFC 185's Matt Brown: Giving Everything Is the Only Option

    There is an ingrained resilience to Matt Brown. Whether it's the blue-collar work ethic born from his salt-of-the-earth upbringing in the Midwest or the inner toughness that has ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 6,527 reads 65 comments

  23. Rafael dos Anjos: Steady Progress Leads to Championship Opportunity at UFC 185

    Fighters finding their groove fall into a special category where all intangible attributes are locked away...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 7,676 reads 67 comments

  24. Derek Brunson: Moving Up and Enjoying the Climb

    Derek Brunson is on the come up in the ranks of the middleweight division. Since coming over from the now-defunct Strikeforce organization in 2012, the Wilmington, North Carolina, ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 3,536 reads 7 comments

  25. UFC 185: The Nomadic Education of Elias Theodorou

    There are few comforts to be found competing in mixed martial arts. The nature of the sport is about pushing one's body and mind to new limits while breaking down those same attributes ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 5,608 reads 12 comments