1. Al Iaquinta Embraces New Opponent, Bigger Opportunity to Shine at Fight Night 71

    Fortunes can change rapidly in mixed martial arts. Opportunities for a fighter to progress are frequently lost and found because of injury and additional circumstance...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 5,107 reads 23 comments

  2. Jessica Eye Ready to Make Statement, Earn Title Shot with Win over Miesha Tate

    Jessica "Evil" Eye is ready to make her case for a shot at the UFC women's bantamweight crown, and she plans to do that at the expense of Miesha Tate at UFC on Fox 16 on July 25...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 8,956 reads 32 comments

  3. The Good, Bad and the Strange from UFC Fight Night 70

    The race for title contention in the UFC's middleweight division has never been hotter, and two of the major players in the championship mix stepped into the Octagon for a high-stakes affair at Fight Night 70...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 8,898 reads 8 comments

  4. Yoel Romero's Mission for Championship Gold Continues at UFC Fight Night 70

    Yoel Romero's life in competition has been a decorated one. The Cuba native garnered acclaim during his years spent on wrestling mats around the globe and built a respectable ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 5,200 reads 12 comments

  5. Lyoto Machida Looking to Keep His Title Hopes Alive at UFC Fight Night 70

    Lyoto Machida 's dreams of getting his hands on another UFC title are still very much alive, but he knows the situation he's facing heading into Fight Night 70...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 3,558 reads 15 comments

  6. Nate Diaz Claims He's Fighting Conor McGregor at UFC 189

    Nate Diaz does what Nate Diaz wants to do. And apparently what one-half of Stockton, California's finest brotherly duo wants to do right now is step in to face Conor McGregor at UFC 189 on July 11...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 45,042 reads 175 comments

  7. John Hathaway Injured, Out of Bout with Gunnar Nelson at UFC 189

    The lineup for UFC 189 is under fire, and John Hathaway is the latest confirmed fighter to fall victim to injury...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 1,266 reads 6 comments

  8. Fabricio Werdum's Coach Says His Guy Beats Cain Velasquez 10 out of 10 Times

    Fabricio Werdum submitted Cain Velasquez in the third round of their main event tilt at UFC 188 to become the undisputed champion of the UFC's heavyweight division...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 5,330 reads 26 comments

  9. Chris Weidman Says Luke Rockhold Can't Beat Him Anywhere

    Chris Weidman knows Luke Rockhold will likely be the next to challenge for his middleweight title, but the champion doesn't seem all too concerned about it...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 9,726 reads 124 comments

  10. Titan FC CEO Jeff Aronson Explains Why Promotion Signed UFC Fight Pass Deal

    In the year and a half he's been at the helm, Titan Fighting Championships CEO Jeff Aronson has been working to take his organization to new levels of visibility...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 6,266 reads 18 comments

  11. UFC 188 Results: The Good, Bad and the Strange from Mexico City

    Few things are more captivating in the world of combat sports than a heavyweight championship fight. The main event at UFC 188 had added appeal as two titles were set to be unified ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 36,416 reads 57 comments

  12. Ryan Bader Continues Hire Heroes USA Partnership with $5,000 Donation

    Ryan Bader ’s support of the United States military has been one of the light heavyweight contender’s primary focuses during his time under the UFC banner, and those ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 5,642 reads 8 comments

  13. Gilbert Melendez: A Grudge Will Be Settled, a Dream Will Come True at UFC 188

    Mexico has a long, proud history of forging hard-nosed, aggressive prizefighters—those who show a refusal to take a back step once things go live...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 10,863 reads 29 comments

  14. 'Cowboy' Cerrone Will Wait for Champ Rafael Dos Anjos to Recover from Injury

    Donald Cerrone isn't one to sit around and wait for a fight, but a shot at the lightweight title is apparently something he'll make an exception for...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 7,533 reads 50 comments

  15. Frankie Edgar: In Constant Pursuit of Championship Gold

    Frankie Edgar has his sights set on featherweight gold, and it's a goal he's pursuing relentlessly. Since dropping down into 145-pound waters in 2013, the former lightweight ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 3,666 reads 29 comments

  16. Eddie Alvarez: 'I'm Going to Make Gilbert Melendez Pay for Wanting to Fight Me'

    Eddie Alvarez and Gilbert Melendez are set to handle their business at UFC 188 on Saturday night in Mexico City...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 5,172 reads 30 comments

  17. Max Holloway: The UFC Featherweight Division's Next Rising Star

    There is something special about seeing a fighter coming into his own, and Max Holloway is in the midst of making that process a reality...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 11,145 reads 72 comments

  18. The Good, Bad and Strange from Fight Night 68

    If mixed martial arts is a young man's game, then Dan Henderson is the exception to the rule. The 44-year-old former Pride two-divisional champion has been holding his own with the ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 12,616 reads 28 comments

  19. Tim Boetsch Looking to Topple One of His Heroes at Fight Night 68

    With nearly two decades spent competing at the highest level of mixed martial arts, Dan Henderson has impacted multiple generations of fighters coming up in his wake...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 3,918 reads 22 comments

  20. Dan Henderson Ready to Brawl with Tim Boetsch at Fight Night 68

    Few fighters in the MMA realm appreciate toe-to-toe ruckus more than Dan Henderson . The former two-divisional Pride champion has built a storied career on his ability to leave elite-level competitors staring up at the lights at fight's end...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 2,403 reads 26 comments

  21. Carlos Condit Big Game Hunting Following Victory at Fight Night 67

    Carlos Condit answered any questions concerning his ability to still bring his signature brand of destruction at Fight Night 67...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 12,027 reads 39 comments

  22. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC Fight Night 67

    The UFC's welterweight division has consistently held its status as one of the deepest collectives under the promotional banner in the Zuffa era, with Carlos Condit and Thiago Alves ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 months ago 17,205 reads 16 comments

  23. Ryan Bader on Daniel Cormier: I Want to 'Shut His Big Mouth'

    Ryan Bader is flat-out fired up. The surging contender has his sights set on a bout with newly crowned light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier, and he's going to keep pressing until he gets what he wants...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 months ago 12,030 reads 78 comments

  24. UFC 187 Results: The Good, Bad and Strange from Johnson vs. Cormier Fight Card

    It's been four years since anyone other than Jon Jones held the UFC light heavyweight title, but a new chapter in the division began at UFC 187 on Saturday night...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 months ago 28,661 reads 64 comments

  25. Dominick Cruz Flourishing in Analyst Role, Talks Upcoming Card for UFC 187

    When Dominick Cruz steps into the Octagon to do his thing, something special happens. The fleet-footed bantamweight ruled the 135-pound ranks of both the WEC and the UFC until a ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 months ago 1,258 reads 2 comments