1. Dropping Knowledge: Brian Stann Breaks Down Card for UFC on Fox 12

    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 month ago 4,761 reads 7 comments

  2. Daniel Cormier Excited to Get His Hands on Jon Jones at UFC 178

    Daniel Cormier has been gunning for Jon Jones for a long time. Even before the former Olympian ever stepped foot in the light heavyweight division, the Louisiana native made ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 19,427 reads 162 comments

  3. Ruthless Resurgence: Robbie Lawler's Quest for UFC Gold Continues

    Robbie Lawler 's nickname may be "Ruthless," but "Resurgent" would also be a fitting moniker at this point in his career...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 6,588 reads 26 comments

  4. The Fighting Life: Finding Kyle Kingsbury

    There is a positive energy that radiates from Kyle Kingsbury. The Ultimate Fighter alum is a hulk of a human being, with broad shoulders and tree trunk legs, but he is quick with a joke and that puts those around him at ease almost instantly...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 2,564 reads 4 comments

  5. Dustin Poirier on Conor McGregor: 'I Want to Whip His Ass for Talking so Much'

    There is a ruckus brewing in the ranks of the featherweight division, and Dustin Poirier would be honored to get his hands on Conor McGregor ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 28,882 reads 150 comments

  6. Ricardo Lamas Open to Fight with Frankie Edgar, Wants Top 5 Opponent Next

    Ricardo Lamas will be on the sidelines for a few months nursing a broken thumb, but The Bully is eyeing big things for his return...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 4,076 reads 11 comments

  7. Diego Brandao Out to Derail Conor McGregor, Silence Critics at Fight Night 46

    There is no doubt about it — Diego Brandao is a fighter who thrives on emotion. The featherweight powerhouse blitzed his way through the 15th season of The Ultimate Fighter as he knocked out every opponent in his path to the finals...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 5,483 reads 42 comments

  8. The Good, Bad and Strange from Fight Night 45

    The lightweight division is one of the most talent-rich collectives under the UFC's promotional banner, and Fight Night 45 put the spotlight directly on the heated title race currently raging at 155 pounds...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 8,302 reads 16 comments

  9. Chris Cariaso: Ignoring Naysayers, out to Capitalize on 'Dream Opportunity'

    Title shots in the UFC can be tricky business, and Chris Cariaso is determined to make the most of his opportunity to get his hands on championship gold...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 2,325 reads 23 comments

  10. Conor McGregor Feeding Off Pressure and Expectation Heading into Fight Night 46

    The fight game is a complex environment where a multitude of attributes can determine success or failure, and Conor McGregor has proven to be a quick study to the finer points of combat sports...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 4,495 reads 31 comments

  11. Dana White Says Holly Holm Will Not Receive an Immediate Title Shot

    The anticipation to see Holly Holm compete inside the Octagon has been brewing for quite some time...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 10,227 reads 56 comments

  12. Fight Night 46: Cathal Pendred and the Long Road Back to Dublin

    The dream of competing under the UFC banner has been locked inside Cathal Pendred 's mind for as long as he can remember...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 3,847 reads 3 comments

  13. Gilbert Melendez Talks TUF 20 and Upcoming Title Shot Against Anthony Pettis

    For Gilbert Melendez , the ultimate prize may be off in the distance, but he has never taken his mind off the UFC lightweight title. He will have his shot against Anthony Pettis at the UFC's 2014 year-end event in December...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 13,432 reads 54 comments

  14. UFC Fantasy Matchmaker: July 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 1 month ago 4,890 reads 10 comments

  15. Alex White Will Look to Keep Things Rolling at UFC Fight Night 45

    First impressions are crucial in mixed martial arts, and Alex White absolutely made the most of his first showing inside the Octagon...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 5,911 reads 7 comments

  16. Glover Teixeira Eyeing a Return to the Octagon in October

    Glover Teixeira is looking to get back to work inside the cage, but he's taking the necessary time to make sure he'll be firing on all cylinders when that time comes...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 4,608 reads 23 comments

  17. The Good, Bad and Strange from the Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale

    Trilogies are a rare thing to see in the realm of mixed martial arts. While the “immediate rematch” has become a common sight on the current landscape of the sport, ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 6,717 reads 13 comments

  18. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC 175

    There were going to be a lot of questions answered at UFC 175 on Saturday night as reigning middleweight champion Chris Weidman (12-0 MMA , 8-0 UFC) put his strap on the line against No...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 86,454 reads 64 comments

  19. Stefan Struve Determined to Make a Triumphant Return at UFC 175

    Mixed martial arts is a sport filled with uncertainties and few are more familiar with this reality than Stefan Struve ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 2,429 reads 4 comments

  20. UFC 175's Alexis Davis: The Quiet Contender Looks to Dethrone Queen Ronda Rousey

    Alexis Davis is a walking study on the dynamic contrasts that exist in combat sports. Outside of the cage, the Ontario native falls on the quieter side of the spotlight, nearly to the point of the shy variety...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 12,735 reads 72 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 44: The Education Continues for Kelvin Gastelum

    Things move at a rapid pace in mixed martial arts, and Kelvin Gastelum is getting used to receiving his education on the fly...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 months ago 8,170 reads 10 comments

  22. Dropping Knowledge: Jon Anik Breaks Down the Card for UFC Fight Night 44

    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 2 months ago 1,631 reads 3 comments

  23. UFC Fight Night 43: James Te Huna Shrugging off Pressure to Put on a Show

    James Te Huna has been waiting a long time for the UFC to touch down in New Zealand. Over the past four years he's spent competing under the UFC banner, the 32-year-old Canterbury ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 months ago 2,820 reads 5 comments

  24. Dan Henderson Returning to Middleweight, Wants to Fight Again Before Year's End

    It looks like Dan Henderson will be heading back into middleweight waters. The MMA legend and former Olympian has found success in a variety of weight classes throughout his ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 months ago 3,485 reads 10 comments

  25. Puncher's Chance: A 'Noob's' Review of EA Sports UFC

    There was a lot of buzz and excitement swirling around the UFC's latest endeavor in the video game market, and fight fans across the globe were finally able to get their Octagon fix when EA Sports UFC hit shelves on June 17...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 months ago 4,834 reads 16 comments