1. 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 1 month ago 2,772 reads 5 comments

  2. 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 1 month ago 3,235 reads 10 comments

  3. 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 1 month ago 4,678 reads 16 comments

  4. Lyoto Machida Believes Vitor Belfort Next in Line for Middleweight Title Shot

    There have been plenty of big moments in Lyoto Machida 's career, and another huge opportunity is rapidly approaching...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 9,595 reads 42 comments

  5. The Good, Bad and Strange from World Series of Fighting 10

    The World Series of Fighting organization may be a relatively new addition to the mixed martial arts landscape, but it has picked up solid momentum in a short amount of time...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 8,496 reads 5 comments

  6. Daniel Cormier to Undergo Knee Surgery in Early July

    Since making the decision to drop down a weight class at the end of 2013, Daniel Cormier has been aiming at the light heavyweight throne. And he's wasted no time in establishing himself as a major player in the 205-pound fold...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 7,054 reads 22 comments

  7. Fight Night 44: The Rise to Meet Potential Shaped Cub Swanson into a Contender

    There is a reason Cub Swanson is smiling these days. While all fighters travel a path of resistance in order to reach elite-level status in MMA , the severity of the adversity faced along the way differs from athlete to athlete...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 6,475 reads 21 comments

  8. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC 174

    Due in large part to his impressive run as flyweight champion, Demetrious Johnson has built a solid case to be recognized as one of the pound-for-pound best in mixed martial arts...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 37,374 reads 47 comments

  9. UFC 174: Ryan Bader Plans to Make Triumphant Return Against Rafael Cavalcante

    Injuries are common in mixed martial arts, and the fighters who succumb to these setbacks can easily be pulled out of the competitive mindset during their layoff, but Ryan Bader hasn't allowed his six-month layoff to break his fighting spirit...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 1,236 reads 10 comments

  10. UFC 174: Title Shot Beyond His Control, Rory MacDonald Focused on Tyron Woodley

    The race for the next title shot in the welterweight division is rolling full throttle, and Rory MacDonald is within striking distance of championship gold...even if that particular picture isn't necessarily clear at the current time...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 4,216 reads 17 comments

  11. Bryan Caraway's Coach Robert Follis Fires Back on 'Fish-Hooking' Incident

    Last Saturday night in Albuquerque, Bryan Caraway picked up what was undoubtedly one of the biggest wins of his career—but the victory that came with a burst of controversy in the aftermath...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 18,626 reads 37 comments

  12. The Fighting Life: Fear Is an Opponent All Fighters Must Face

    Where fighting may seem like a foreign concept to most, those who embrace and attempt to master such a violent thing have tapped into something that has always existed. Since the dawn of mankind, it has always been...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 7,582 reads 18 comments

  13. 'The Puncher King' Ali Bagautinov in Search of the Flyweight Crown at UFC 174

    Every king needs a crown, and Ali Bagautinov has his sights set on taking the one he wants at UFC 174 ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 6,646 reads 9 comments

  14. The Good, Bad and Strange from Fight Night 42

    The UFC lightweight division is one of the most talent-rich collectives under the promotion's banner, and the race for future title opportunities is an ongoing affair...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 13,161 reads 22 comments

  15. Diego Brandao Disregards Conor McGregor's Trash Talk: 'While He Speaks I Train'

    Diego Brandao 's schedule just got a lot more interesting. The 27-year-old Brazilian powerhouse was waiting for his next bout to materialize when the UFC put what could prove to ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 5,179 reads 15 comments

  16. Dropping Knowledge: Gilbert Melendez Breaks Down UFC Fight Night 42

    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 3,959 reads 1 comments

  17. Conor McGregor Explains His Mindset and Belief He's the Best Fighter at 145 Lbs.

    There is no shortage of confidence pulsing through Conor McGregor . Since the fast-talking Irishman burst onto the UFC scene last year, he's captivated MMA media headlines ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 4,432 reads 26 comments

  18. Fight Night 42: The Next Step the Only One That Matters to Benson Henderson

    The process of progress is one Benson Henderson has dedicated himself to. While the MMA Lab-trained fighter is as goal-driven as they come in mixed martial arts, the larger aspects ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 4,463 reads 4 comments

  19. The Good, Bad and Strange from the Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3 Finale

    Hosting two fight cards on the same day was certainly an ambitious endeavor, and the UFC lined up two cards that had the potential to deliver the goods...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 3,807 reads 1 comments

  20. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC Fight Night: Berlin

    The UFC's global push has been in full swing for the past few years, and the 2014 campaign promised to take those efforts to the next level...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 11,842 reads 7 comments

  21. Wanderlei Silva Acts Clueless on Twitter After Being Removed from UFC 175

    In the hectic world of mixed martial arts, things can get circus-like at times, and over the last three days, Wanderlei Silva has been taken to the center ring...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 months ago 14,463 reads 54 comments

  22. Gegard Mousasi Sees Fight with Mark Munoz as Chance to Solidify His Place in UFC

    For years Gegard Mousasi was one of the best fighters in the world who was not competing under the UFC banner...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 months ago 1,522 reads 4 comments

  23. Mark Munoz Eyeing Return to Elite Status with Win over Gegard Mousasi in Berlin

    Not long ago, Mark Munoz held a status as one of the top fighters in the middleweight division. He has every intention of reclaiming that position in 2014...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 months ago 2,756 reads 17 comments

  24. Fabio Maldonado Would Love to Face Roy Nelson and Mark Hunt in Future HW Bouts

    In mixed martial arts, reputations are earned, not given, and Fabio Maldonado has certainly earned his inside the Octagon...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 months ago 2,618 reads 24 comments

  25. Vinny Magalhaes Talks Wanderlei Silva's Antics While Filming TUF: Brazil 3

    There is no love lost between Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva . The feud between the "Gangster from West Linn" and the "Axe Murderer" has been cooking hot for ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 months ago 8,022 reads 6 comments