1. Chael Sonnen Speaks Out on Failed Drug Test with Jay Mohr

    With the news breaking that Chael Sonnen failed a random drug test administered by the Nevada State Athletic Commission, per Brett Okamoto of ESPN.com , the perennial contender was quick to speak on the subject...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 months ago 18,803 reads 143 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 42 Results: Burning Questions Heading into UFC 174

    UFC Fight Night 42 is in the books. The results are as follows: Benson Henderson defeats Rustam Khabilov via submission (rear-naked choke) at 1:16 of the fourth round Diego ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 months ago 41,315 reads 10 comments

  3. The Real Winners and Losers from UFC Fight Night 42

    UFC Fight Night 42 is done, and now we take the standard extra-close look at who really won and lost following Saturday night's fights. When you sit back and look at the card's results, two distinct events went on...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 months ago 41,937 reads 124 comments

  4. Bellator 121: Results and Recaps from James Thompson vs. Eric Prindle

    Love MMA but hate yourself? Then Bellator 121 was the card for you. Bellator pulled a last-second switcheroo on fans on Friday. It moved Eric Prindle vs...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 8,850 reads 10 comments

  5. Tim Sylvia: With or Without UFC, Path to Redemption Always There

    Two-time UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia has always had an unfair amount of hatred thrown his way. He was the poster boy for the general crappiness of the UFC's heavyweight division from 2002 through 2008...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 5,283 reads 15 comments

  6. TUF Brazil 3 Finale: 3 Fights for Fabio Maldonado to Take Next

    Poor Fabio Maldonado. He took a big step up in competition and weight, and what did it get him? A concussion, that's what! Now, after getting some momentum for the first time in his UFC career, he is smacked down into the middle of the pack...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 3,911 reads 13 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 41: 3 Fights for Gegard Mousasi to Take Next

    Gegard Mousasi is back, ladies and gentlemen, and he is a top-10 middleweight. No doubt about it...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 6,722 reads 16 comments

  8. The Real Winners and Losers from UFC Fight Night 41, TUF Brazil 3 Finale

    The "historic" day is done for the UFC. Two cards in one day—hundreds of sore butts for MMA media members who have been furiously typing on their computers for a full 13 minutes...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 12,351 reads 16 comments

  9. UFC on May 31 Results: 10 Burning Questions Heading into UFC Fight Night 42

    UFC Fight Night 41 in Berlin, Germany and The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3 finales are in the book. The main card results are as follows: The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3 Finale: Stipe Miocic def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 22,117 reads 61 comments

  10. TUF Brazil 3 Finale: Results and Recap from Maldonado vs. Miocic Fight Card

    Stipe Miocic made good on his status as a massive favorite, absolutely demolishing Fabio Maldonado in the main event to the card on Saturday night. Maldonado came out of the gate swinging but did little after landing a big punch...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 7,892 reads 23 comments

  11. Dana Says Wanderlei Silva 'Done' in the UFC, Takes It Back Shortly After

    According to UFC President Dana White , the Zuffa career of Wanderlei "The Axe Murderer" Silva is officially done following his failure to be licensed for his scheduled UFC 175 bout with Chael Sonnen ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 68,329 reads 103 comments

  12. Ben Askren Wins One FC Debut with First-Round Submission

    Former Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren 's debut with his new promotion, One FC, was nothing if not entertaining. Matched against Bakhtiyar Abbasov , the elite wrestler scored a first-round submission win...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 7,842 reads 69 comments

  13. Chael Sonnen: Wanderlei Silva 'Literally Ran' from Drug Test

    Following the wild news from GloboTV's Ivan Raupp that Wanderlei Silva was pulled from his UFC 175 bout with Chael Sonnen and replaced ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 50,526 reads 195 comments

  14. Report: Wanderlei Silva Out, Vitor Belfort in vs. Chael Sonnen at UFC 175

    News is breaking out of Brazil that the grudge match between The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3 coaches Wanderlei Silva and Chael Sonnen has been scrapped from the UFC 175 card and, shockingly, Silva will be replaced by Vitor Belfort...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 50,658 reads 257 comments

  15. Every UFC Knockout That Happened in 10 Seconds or Less

    For most UFC fans, the knockout remains the most satisfying way for a fight to end. A lightning-quick knockout can be especially satisfying...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 35,853 reads 24 comments

  16. Value of Dana White's Word Hits an All-Time Low Following UFC 173

    Back in April, Dana White appeared on ESPN's SportsCenter (h/t 5thRound ) to announce Dan Henderson vs. Daniel Cormier . The fight, originally slated for UFC 175, was going to be moved to UFC 173...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 29,487 reads 84 comments

  17. TJ Dillashaw Re-Legitimizes 'The Ultimate Fighter' as Talent Source at UFC 173

    The Ultimate Fighter has never been 100 percent embraced by MMA fans. You can't downplay its importance, of course, because The Ultimate Fighter Season 1 and the bout between ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 10,228 reads 32 comments

  18. UFC 173: Burning Questions Heading into TUF Brazil 3 Finale, Fight Night: Berlin

    UFC 173 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC 173 Main Card TJ Dillashaw def. Renan Barao , TKO (Round 5, 2:26) Daniel Cormier def. Dan Henderson, submission (Round 3, 3:53) Robbie Lawler def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 5,253 reads 9 comments

  19. Cung Le vs. Michael Bisping Booked to Headline UFC Fight Night in China

    UFC President Dana White , talking to the assembled media at UFC 173, broke some interesting news regarding the promotion's upcoming event in China: UFC Fight Night 48 (also known ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 17,215 reads 58 comments

  20. Renan Barao Vs.TJ Dillashaw: What We Learned from UFC 173 Main Event

    As you probably saw or heard, Renan Barao was defeated by TJ Dillashaw at UFC 173 . Not just defeated, either. "Manhandled" is an appropriate word. "Outclassed" works, too...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 8,673 reads 20 comments

  21. Jake Ellenberger vs. Robbie Lawler: What We Learned from UFC 173 Tilt

    Jake Ellenberger and Robbie Lawler have delighted fans in the past and are legitimate title threats...but both needed a win entering UFC 173 ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 20,265 reads 64 comments

  22. Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson 2 Targeted for UFC 177 on August 30

    News broke during UFC 173 on Saturday that the highly anticipated rematch between UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Swedish contender Alexander Gustafsson was almost a done deal...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 30,581 reads 164 comments

  23. Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson Fined, Almost Forced Out of Bellator 120 Fight

    While the Bellator 120 headlining fight between Quinton "Rampage" Jackson and "King" Mo Lawal was a complete dud, the buildup to and fallout from the fight have been beyond entertaining...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 31,232 reads 57 comments

  24. Bellator 120: Burning Questions for Bellator Moving Forward

    Bellator 120 is in the books. The results are as follows: Bellator 120 Main Card Quinton Jackson defeats Muhammed Lawal by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 4,800 reads 10 comments

  25. Rampage Jackson vs. 'King Mo' Lawal: Twitter Reacts to Main Event

    Bellator 120 featured a sloppy main event between two former champions in Quinton "Rampage" Jackson and "King" Mo Lawal ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 23,932 reads 22 comments