1. 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 17,207 reads 16 comments

  2. 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

  3. 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 28,664 reads 64 comments

  4. 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 1,260 reads 2 comments

  5. Daniel Cormier: A 2nd Chance and the Ultimate Goal Collide at UFC 187

    Second chances are few and far between at the highest level of any sport, and Daniel Cormier 's shot at redemption appeared when he least expected it...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 months ago 13,470 reads 51 comments

  6. Andrei Arlovski Looking to Continue Resurgence at UFC 187

    Few fighters in the heavyweight ranks have a more "been there, done that" mentality than Andrei Arlovski ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 months ago 2,802 reads 17 comments

  7. Zach Makovsky All Business Heading into UFC 187

    Zach Makovsky 's primary goal throughout his mixed martial arts career has been to prove he's the best of the best in whatever weight class he chooses to compete in...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 months ago 2,567 reads 7 comments

  8. John Makdessi Ready for Biggest Opportunity of His Career at UFC 187

    Great opportunities in mixed martial arts are few and far between, but John Makdessi realized when the biggest one of his career was there for the taking...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 months ago 6,601 reads 24 comments

  9. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC Fight Night 66

    Some fights just seem destined to happen somewhere along the way. While Frankie Edgar and Urijah Faber have spent the majority of their respective careers operating in different ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 months ago 7,769 reads 13 comments

  10. Road to New Orleans: Inside the Training Camp of UFC Heavyweight Matt Mitrione

    There are so many moving parts in the life of a professional fighter. While competing under the bright lights on the sport's biggest stage is when everything involved ultimately matters the most, the road leading up to fight night is a rugged journey.

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 months ago 37,761 reads 46 comments

  11. Ronda Rousey ESPN Body Issue Photo Shoot Due to Threat of Ex Leaking Nude Pics

    Ronda Rousey 's life outside the Octagon reflects the way she handles business under the bright lights in the sense that whatever she's doing, the women's bantamweight champion is going to do it on her terms...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 months ago 338,967 reads 38 comments

  12. UFC Fantasy Matchmaker: May 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 3 months ago 5,455 reads 18 comments

  13. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC Fight Night 65

    There is something special about seeing elite-level heavyweights throw down inside the cage. When two huge men are locked together inside the Octagon, all it takes is one clean shot to bring things to an abrupt halt...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 months ago 19,086 reads 26 comments

  14. Stipe Miocic: The Rising Tide of UFC Heavyweight Division

    In a sport where trash-talking and constant self-promotion has become a popular trend over the past few years, there are those fighters who still prefer to let their performances do the talking...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 months ago 2,670 reads 18 comments

  15. Mark Munoz: Family 1st and a Final Chapter at Fight Night 66

    Time is a curious element. While it is not something we can physically touch, those rules do not apply in return...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 months ago 3,360 reads 6 comments

  16. Carlos Condit: Natural Born Killer Set to Be Unleashed at Fight Night 67

    A quiet intensity pulses through Carlos Condit . One that simmers just below the surface, yet is ever present and readily available when it becomes necessary to tap into...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 months ago 21,283 reads 58 comments

  17. John Dodson: 'I Am the Savior of the Flyweight Division'

    The UFC has struggled to make fight fans care about the flyweight division, but John Dodson believes he's the solution to that problem...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 months ago 7,394 reads 42 comments

  18. Jessica Penne: Championship Opportunity Knocks at UFC Berlin

    Opportunities arise in the strangest places in mixed martial arts, but Jessica Penne was ready when the biggest moment of her career came to call...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 months ago 11,264 reads 37 comments

  19. Aljamain Sterling on the Rise and Bringing the Funk Every Step of the Way

    It's quite possible Aljamain Sterling is the threat none of the top fighters in the UFC bantamweight see coming at the current time. And that's just fine with him...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 months ago 4,021 reads 15 comments

  20. Michelle Waterson Looking to Do Big Things in UFC's Strawweight Division

    Now that one dream is fulfilled for Michelle Waterson , it is time to get on to the next. The former Invicta atomweight champion checked an item off of her mixed martial arts ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 months ago 8,835 reads 23 comments

  21. Rafael Dos Anjos on Conor McGregor: 'There's No Way He Can Beat Me'

    Rafael dos Anjos ' rise through the ranks to become champion of the UFC's lightweight division has been a special sight to behold, and he doesn't see Conor McGregor as a threat to his title reign...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 months ago 11,957 reads 64 comments

  22. Johny Hendricks Shrugs off Criticism, Will Do Whatever It Takes to Reclaim Title

    Johny Hendricks caught a bit of static following his unanimous decision victory over Matt Brown at UFC 185 back in March...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 months ago 14,439 reads 81 comments

  23. Kyoji Horiguchi: Actions Will Speak Louder Than Words at UFC 186

    Lofty expectations are nothing new to Kyoji Horiguchi . As the protege of Japanese MMA superstar Norifumi "Kid" Yamamoto , the 24-year-old flyweight hit the UFC with plenty ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 months ago 2,728 reads 17 comments

  24. The Game Has Changed for C.B. Dollaway Heading into UFC 186

    If a fighter is fortunate enough to find longevity in his/her career, there are inevitably going to be changes that come about. For C.B...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 months ago 3,143 reads 6 comments

  25. Rashad Evans: Finding Blessings in Hardships, Excited for the Future

    Rashad Evans has forged a remarkable career in mixed martial arts, but it hasn't been one free of hardship and adversity...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 months ago 12,873 reads 18 comments