1. Junior Dos Santos Hopes for 4th Title Fight with Cain Velasquez

    It may be awhile before Junior dos Santos sees Cain Velasquez inside the Octagon again, but he's certain their paths will cross for a fourth time somewhere down the line...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 14,532 reads 54 comments

  2. Dana White: Anderson Silva Could Return Before the End of the Year

    Anderson Silva just may be a different breed of human being after all. After suffering a devastating injury that could very well have ended his career, "The Spider" is not only on the road to recovery but appears to be traveling in the express lane.

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 21,960 reads 56 comments

  3. UFC 170: The Good, Bad and Strange from the Rousey vs. McMann Fight Card

    Ronda Rousey is the biggest star in women's MMA with no other fighter registering on the radar as a comparison...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 11,240 reads 13 comments

  4. Ryan Bader Inks New Deal with UFC, Donates $30,000 to Military Organization

    Ryan Bader ’s 2014 campaign to reach the top of the light heavyweight division is yet to officially get off the ground, but things are certainly off to a bright start...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 18,342 reads 56 comments

  5. UFC 170: Rory MacDonald Ready for Demian Maia, Eyeing WW Title in 2014

    Potential setbacks lurk around every corner in the fight game. Whether the bumps in the road come from injuries sustained in training, or an off night inside the cage, fighters learn ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 6,629 reads 65 comments

  6. UFC Heavyweight Roy Nelson Continues to Travel His Own Path

    Mixed martial arts is a sport based on individual talents, and few fighters are more tuned in to that notion than Roy Nelson ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 2,567 reads 6 comments

  7. The Fighting Life: MMA Elite Talk About the Sport's Small Window of Opportunity

    A career spent traversing the terrain of combat sports is a risky route to travel, and mixed martial arts is as unforgiving as it gets...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 15,127 reads 34 comments

  8. Carlos Condit Focused on Tyron Woodley, Looking to Start Title Run at UFC 171

    In the upper ranks of the welterweight division, Carlos Condit is a different type of animal. The former interim champion's fluid, rangy striking style is a unique look in a realm dominated by wrestle-heavy power punchers...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 10,557 reads 36 comments

  9. UFC Will Wait on Weidman vs Belfort Outcome Before Granting Machida a Title Shot

    Lyoto Machida 's wish to get the next shot at the middleweight title may still come true, but he's been moved to the "wait-and-see" plan for the time being...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 23,949 reads 220 comments

  10. GSP Not Ruling Out UFC Return but Only If Changes Are Made

    For nearly a decade, Georges St-Pierre competed under the UFC banner. Over that stretch, "GSP" became the most dominant fighter in the history of the welterweight division...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 20,427 reads 50 comments

  11. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC Fight Night 36

    One year ago, the UFC's middleweight division appeared to be a conquered land. Long-reigning king Anderson Silva had made highlight-reel material out of every major contender and was seemingly without competition at 185 pounds...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 12,576 reads 29 comments

  12. Dropping Knowledge: Brian Stann Breaks Down UFC Fight Night 36

    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 3,542 reads 3 comments

  13. Ian McCall Injured, Out of Fight with Brad Pickett in London

    The flyweight division is in desperate need of title contenders and it looks as though Ian McCall has been pushed out of that race yet again...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 5,575 reads 24 comments

  14. Gilbert Melendez's Contract Status Has UFC Future in Doubt

    Gilbert Melendez is undoubtedly one of the best lightweight fighters in the world, but it's quite possible his time as a UFC fighter could be coming to an end. At least that is the way things are looking at the current time...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 26,117 reads 192 comments

  15. Anthony Pettis: I'll Fight Aldo at 145, 155 or Catchweight

    The term "superfight" is one that just won't go away in MMA . There have been a handful of dream matchups teased over the past three years, but none of them have come to fruition...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 3,082 reads 17 comments

  16. The Fighting Spirit of Albuquerque Can Be Found at Jackson/Winkeljohn's MMA

    "There Will Be No Shelter Here" Rage Against the Machine The vast openness of the Southwest has always made it a place where what you can make of something becomes the reality...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 9 months ago 1,975 reads 15 comments

  17. The Fighting Life with Dana White: Cutting Room Floor

    Decisions. Decisions. Decisions. All throughout the interview process there are choices that need to be made...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 7,418 reads 9 comments

  18. The Fighting Life: The Fire of Dana White

    Backstage, far from the turnstiles, tucked away off the main concourse inside Chicago's United Center, the UFC has corralled a small group of journalists for an impromptu gathering...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 29,673 reads 53 comments

  19. UFC Fantasy Matchmaker February 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 8,984 reads 35 comments

  20. 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 10 months ago 5,150 reads 39 comments

  21. 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 10 months ago 16,915 reads 21 comments

  22. 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 10 months ago 15,975 reads 60 comments

  23. 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 10 months ago 3,180 reads 4 comments

  24. 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 10 months ago 4,312 reads 19 comments

  25. 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 10 months ago 5,251 reads 23 comments