1. '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 10 months ago 6,794 reads 9 comments

  2. 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 10 months ago 13,242 reads 22 comments

  3. 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 10 months ago 5,483 reads 14 comments

  4. 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 10 months ago 4,050 reads 1 comments

  5. 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 10 months ago 4,851 reads 26 comments

  6. 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 10 months ago 4,595 reads 4 comments

  7. 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 10 months ago 3,911 reads 1 comments

  8. 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 10 months ago 11,953 reads 7 comments

  9. 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 10 months ago 14,704 reads 54 comments

  10. 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 10 months ago 1,593 reads 4 comments

  11. 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 10 months ago 2,892 reads 17 comments

  12. 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 10 months ago 2,792 reads 23 comments

  13. 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 10 months ago 8,224 reads 6 comments

  14. UFC Fantasy Matchmaking: May 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 5,861 reads 19 comments

  15. Tito Ortiz on Feud with UFC President: 'I'm Like Dana White's Ex-Girlfriend'

    The relationship between Tito Ortiz and Dana White has remained one of the most combustible situations in mixed martial arts for more than a decade. And the bad blood doesn't seem to be letting up anytime soon...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 18,986 reads 42 comments

  16. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC 173

    For the past two years, the UFC bantamweight division has been a weight class in flux. When former WEC titleholder-turned-UFC champion Dominick Cruz went down with a knee ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 36,176 reads 34 comments

  17. Jake Ellenberger Confident He Wants Victory More Than Robbie Lawler at UFC 173

    Jake Ellenberger is pumped up and excited to get back to work. The Team Reign fighter will square off with recent title challenger and resurgent veteran Robbie Lawler ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 3,611 reads 9 comments

  18. Ian McCall: Dillashaw Will Attempt to Stand with Barao and Get Knocked out

    With more than a decade's worth of experience in the fight game under his belt and long-term status as one of the world's best flyweights, Ian McCall has a solid grasp on the action that takes place at the highest levels in MMA ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 4,376 reads 12 comments

  19. UFC 173's Renan Barao: 'T.J. Dillashaw Thinks He's a Striker and He Isn't'

    T.J. Dillashaw has certainly made improvements to his striking skill set over the past two years, but apparently Renan Barao isn't all too impressed...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 12,640 reads 54 comments

  20. Gray Maynard Set to Return Against Fabricio Camoes at UFC 176

    Gray Maynard will be looking to get things back on track, and his mission to do so will start with Fabricio Camoes at UFC 176 ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 7,586 reads 23 comments

  21. Dana White and Ken Shamrock Squash Beef, End Long-Standing Feud

    Mixed martial arts is a sport built upon rivalries and Dana White certainly knows a thing or two about the topic...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 19,791 reads 42 comments

  22. Bjorn Rebney Won't Force 'Rampage' Jackson vs. Emanuel Newton Title Fight

    Quinton "Rampage" Jackson accomplished his goal of winning the light heavyweight tournament at Bellator 120, but his road to the title isn't necessarily a clear-cut path...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 4,440 reads 10 comments

  23. Alexander Shlemenko on Loss at Bellator 120: 'It Was a Very Good Experience'

    There weren't too many positives Alexander Shlemenko could take from his fight against Tito Ortiz this past weekend at Bellator 120...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 6,680 reads 3 comments

  24. The Good, Bad and Strange from Bellator 120

    Bellator Fighting Championship may have more than 100 shows under its belt, but the promotion took a landmark step on Saturday night at Bellator 120...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 11 months ago 16,390 reads 23 comments

  25. UFC 173: Robbie Lawler Focused on Jake Ellenberger, Wants Title Shot with Win

    Throughout his 13 years as a professional mixed martial artist, there have been many different taglines attached to Robbie Lawler 's name...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 11 months ago 7,420 reads 11 comments