1. Gegard Mousasi Thinks Beating Lyoto Machida Could Net Him a Title Shot

    Gegard Mousasi 's path toward a UFC title is either about to hit the expressway or detour in the coming weeks...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 5,101 reads 39 comments

  2. UFC 169: The Good, Bad and Strange from Barao vs. Faber Fight Card

    Super Bowl weekend is as big as it gets on the American sports landscape and the UFC has historically put together stacked shows of their own...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 16,887 reads 21 comments

  3. Jose Aldo vs. Ricardo Lamas: What We Learned from UFC 169 Co-Main Event

    Anytime Jose Aldo steps into the Octagon, the eyes of the MMA world lock in. The Brazilian wrecking machine has been one of the most dominant champions ever to carry UFC gold, ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 15,799 reads 60 comments

  4. UFC 169: Featherweight King Jose Aldo Looking Forward to Bout with Ricardo Lamas

    The numbers are beginning to pile up for featherweight champion Jose Aldo . The reigning 145-pound king has defeated the last 16 men who have stood across from him inside the cage, and the majority of them have been disposed of in brutal fashion...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 3,139 reads 4 comments

  5. Renan Barao: Finally 'Undisputed' and Ready to Start His Legacy at UFC 169

    Saturday night originally presented an opportunity that Renan Barao had been waiting over a year to see come to light...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 4,283 reads 19 comments

  6. Alex Caceres Steals Show at UFC on Fox 10, Continues to Shine at Bantamweight

    There may not have been a ton of buzz surrounding Alex Caceres heading into his bout with Sergio Pettis at UFC on Fox 10 , but "Bruce Leeroy" gave the MMA world plenty to talk about in the aftermath of the event...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 5,229 reads 23 comments

  7. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC on Fox 10

    The weather outside of the United Center may have been blistering cold, but the action inside was anything but as the Octagon returned to Chicago for UFC on Fox 10 ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 6,203 reads 3 comments

  8. Adriano Martins Eager to Capitalize on Big Opportunity Against Donald Cerrone

    CHICAGO—Fight week is a unique scenario for the competitors involved on a UFC card. As the clocks ticks down closer to show time, the anticipation for the work to be done builds...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 2,718 reads 2 comments

  9. Dana White's 'The Fighters' Brings Raw Reality Back to Reality Television

    There was a time when reality television rated high on the list of potential fads about to break and then vanish. Nevertheless, what once appeared to be a passing trend grew to become a ratings powerhouse over the past 20 years...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 14,527 reads 8 comments

  10. Dropping Knowledge: Daniel Cormier Breaks Down Card for UFC on Fox 10

    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 9 months ago 11,181 reads 9 comments

  11. UFC 169's Ricardo Lamas on Jose Aldo: 'Every King's Reign Comes to an End'

    The moment Ricardo Lamas has been waiting for will finally materialize at UFC 169 . The surging powerhouse will get his opportunity to face reigning featherweight king and pound-for-pound ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 7,915 reads 43 comments

  12. Ryan Bader's Hand Healing Up, Shooting for Return in May

    Ryan Bader may be on the mend, but his return to action is beginning to come into focus. The light heavyweight powerhouse is coming off a three-round drubbing of Anthony Perosh ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 4,504 reads 14 comments

  13. Brad Tavares Gunning for a Top 10 Spot in the UFC Middleweight Division

    Brad Tavares has been one of the best kept secrets in the middleweight division for the past two years. The 26-year-old Ray Sefo protege has run under the proverbial radar as he's ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 4,895 reads 16 comments

  14. UFC on Fox 10: Gabriel Gonzaga Looks to Keep Things Rolling Against Stipe Miocic

    Gabriel Gonzaga is no stranger to the deeper waters of the UFC heavyweight division. Over a span of the past eight years, "Napao" has experienced all facets of the fight game while competing under the most visible banner in mixed martial arts...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 4,451 reads 14 comments

  15. The Good, Bad and Strange from Fight Night 35

    The UFC returned to Georgia for the fifth time in the organization's history on Wednesday for UFC Fight Night 35...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 9,589 reads 16 comments

  16. Dropping Knowledge: Kenny Florian Breaks Down Card for Fight Night 35

    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 9 months ago 3,589 reads 2 comments

  17. The Fighting Life: Live Blogging All 4,000 Miles of B/R's 'MMA Road Trip 2014'

    "The Road" is a concept that has fascinated American writers for more than a century. Where western expansion—and later the railways—captivated great minds long before ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 30,776 reads 52 comments

  18. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC Fight Night 34

    After the run the UFC just came off in the previous year, there is going to have to be a lot of work put in to raise the bar higher in 2014...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 14,094 reads 17 comments

  19. Anderson Silva Appears on Video for the 1st Time Post UFC 168 Leg Break

    Anderson Silva 's recovery from the leg break he suffered at UFC 168 is going to be a lengthy process, but it seems the former champion's spirit and smile are still in order. Earlier this week, Dr...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 33,610 reads 30 comments

  20. UFC Fantasy Matchmaker January 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 10 months ago 7,284 reads 30 comments

  21. Isaac Vallie-Flagg Looking to Go All out at UFC Fight Night 35

    Despite getting off to a great start, 2013 wasn't the year that Isaac "Ike" Vallie-Flagg hoped it would be, but he has to chance to start 2014 off with a win at UFC Fight Night 35 on Jan...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 2,123 reads 0 comments

  22. Anderson Silva Leg Break Update from Doctor Who Performed Surgery

    For a man who has made a career out of crafting spectacular highlight-reel knockouts and unforgettable moments inside the cage, any time Anderson Silva fights, something about it is worth remembering...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 93,061 reads 121 comments

  23. UFC 168: Anderson Silva's Surgery a Success, out Three to Six Months

    Anderson Silva 's legendary career was set to add another chapter at UFC 168 , but unfortunately for the former champion, this installment was of the unexpected and brutal variety...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 92,928 reads 165 comments

  24. Gilbert Melendez vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov Official for UFC 170

    The title race in the lightweight division took a few interesting turns in 2013, and it doesn't appear to be settling down in the new year...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 3,189 reads 13 comments

  25. UFC 168 Results: The Good, Bad and Strange from Weidman vs. Silva 2 Fight Card

    With all the buzz, hype and anticipation, UFC 168 had all the elements to create that "big fight" feel. And certainly for good reason...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 58,367 reads 63 comments