1. MMA in 2014: 10 Stars Who Faded

    In MMA , a fighter can go from the top of the world to the bottom of the barrel in a split second. One hard punch, and that's it...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 8,215 reads 38 comments

  2. Luke Rockhold Confirms Bout with Lyoto Machida for UFC on Fox 15

    UFC on Fox 15 likely has its main event picked out, as Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting.com is reporting that a compelling middleweight fight between former UFC light heavyweight champion ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 12,655 reads 96 comments

  3. UFC President Dana White Discusses Jon Jones' Drug Test Failure

    The revelation that UFC light heavyweight Jon Jones failed a December drug test due to cocaine metabolites and has recently checked into a drug rehabilitation center has shaken MMA to the core...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 22,568 reads 165 comments

  4. MMA Community Reacts to Jon Jones' Drug Test Failure

    Yesterday, news broke that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had entered rehab , per Kevin Iole of Yahoo Sports. The reason? On December 4, 2014, Jones tested positive for benzoylecgonine , a cocaine metabolite...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 14,498 reads 52 comments

  5. MMA in 2014: 10 Burning Questions Heading into 2015

    2014 is over and done with, and the year will go down as one of the toughest in MMA history. The MMA stars of yesteryear completed their exodus from the competition end of the sport...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 23,166 reads 54 comments

  6. Eddie Alvarez Out, Donald Cerrone in Against Benson Henderson at Fight Night 59

    Eddie Alvarez's return to the Octagon has been bumped back indefinitely, as reports are breaking that the former Bellator lightweight champ is out of his UFC Fight Night 59 co-main event fight with former UFC lightweight champ Benson Henderson ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 41,531 reads 206 comments

  7. UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz Early Main Card Preview and Predictions

    UFC 182 is in the books, and while it was a less-than-stellar event in a lot of ways, MMA fans would be hard-pressed not to get stoked about the promotion's next UFC pay-per-view, UFC 183 on January 31...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 42,326 reads 85 comments

  8. Jon Jones Warned by Heavyweight Fabricio Werdum About Moving Up in Weight

    Jon Jones put on a strong performance at UFC 182 , but one man was willing to throw some fighting words in the light heavyweight champ's direction...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 32,762 reads 129 comments

  9. Alexander Gustafsson 'Not Impressed' with Jon Jones' UFC 182 Performance

    Jon Jones did not have much trouble dealing with Daniel Cormier at UFC 182 , but Jones' 2013 rival, Alexander Gustafsson , could not help but yawn during the fight, it seems...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 30,457 reads 220 comments

  10. UFC 182: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 59

    UFC 182 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC 182 Main Card on Pay-Per-View Jon Jones def. Daniel Cormier, unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) Donald Cerrone def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 13,663 reads 26 comments

  11. Jon Jones Delivers Cheap Shot Before Bell, Talks Smack After UFC 182 Win

    Supreme arrogance and a tad of pettiness have long bubbled just below the surface with UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones, but during and after his victory over Daniel ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 46,760 reads 128 comments

  12. Anthony Pettis vs. Rafael Dos Anjos Booked for UFC 185 Main Event

    After spending almost all of 2014 out of the game, UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis is set to make a fast return to the Octagon...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 30,672 reads 65 comments

  13. UFC 182 Jones vs. Cormier: Round-by-Round Recap and Analysis

    Ladies and gentlemen, UFC 182 is finally here. At long last, we get to witness the amazing grudge match that is light heavyweight champion (and possible greatest fighter of all time) Jon Jones taking on an elite talent in Daniel Cormier...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 7,780 reads 0 comments

  14. Jon Jones, Daniel Cormier Get in Heated Exchange at UFC 182 Fighters' Meeting

    This just in, UFC 182 headliners Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier do not like one another at all, no sirree...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 43,816 reads 127 comments

  15. Dana White Predicts UFC 182 to Generate 750,000 Pay-Per-View Buys

    The MMA universe is in a tizzy over Saturday night's UFC 182 light heavyweight title fight between champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier , and UFC President Dana White is expecting that to translate into some huge numbers...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 8,161 reads 38 comments

  16. Robbie Lawler to Defend UFC Title from Johny Hendricks in Rubber Match

    Good things may come to those who wait, but the UFC certainly likes to hurry along its trilogies lately. Indeed, UFC President Dana White announced that MMA veteran Robbie Lawler ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 17,720 reads 92 comments

  17. Dana White: Conor McGregor to Get Title Shot with Win over Dennis Siver

    The UFC is in line to get a golden egg from its new favorite goose, Conor McGregor. According to UFC President Dana White , the Irishman will be next in line to face featherweight champion Jose Aldo should he defeat Dennis Siver at UFC Fight Night 59.

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 14,845 reads 106 comments

  18. CM Punk to Train at Roufusport Gym Ahead of UFC Debut

    One of the biggest questions regarding the MMA career of Phil Brooks, better known by his ring name of CM Punk , was what gym he would join ahead of his UFC debut. Well, we have the answer...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 13,476 reads 52 comments

  19. Report: WWE Preparing for Brock Lesnar to Return to MMA

    According to insiders in the WWE , Brock Lesnar 's days as a professional wrestler may be winding down, and his days as a UFC heavyweight contender may just be starting back up...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 74,650 reads 164 comments

  20. Scott Coker: Bellator MMA Officially Pursuing Brock Lesnar

    According to Scott Coker , Viacom is serious about investing in MMA and is prepared to show that by making a strong run at soon-to-be free agent Brock Lesnar . Speaking with Marc Raimondi of MMAFighting ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 22,518 reads 47 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 58 Results: Burning Questions Heading into UFC 182

    UFC Fight Night 58 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC Fight Night 58 Main Card Lyoto Machida def. CB Dollaway, TKO (Round 1, 1:02) Renan Barao def. Mitch Gagnon, submission (Round 3, 3:53) Patrick Cummins def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 33,360 reads 83 comments

  22. Rampage Jackson Returning to UFC: 3 Potential Opponents for Comeback Fight

    After an ugly breakup, the UFC seems to have mended fences with former light heavyweight champion Quinton "Rampage" Jackson. It's surprising, it's confusing, and it's almost certainly going to be entertaining...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 19,473 reads 66 comments

  23. Report: Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson Signs Deal for UFC Return

    Update 10:55 p.m. EST, Saturday, December 20, 2014 During the UFC's broadcast of Fight Night 58, the promotion confirmed that they have come to terms with Jackson. Expect Bellator to fire back in the near future...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 32,300 reads 51 comments

  24. MMA in 2014: 15 Best Fights That Didn't Happen

    If one storyline dominated 2014, it was the best, most interesting fights in the sport not happening because of injuries to the biggest stars. It was a frequent, frustrating trend that helped to make 2014 one of the worst years in modern MMA history...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 2,735 reads 24 comments

  25. MMA in 2014: The 10 Best and Worst Moments of the Regional, International Scenes

    Wacky things can happen in the lower levels of any sport. From flea-flickers in high school football to bouncing-puck goals in junior league hockey, extra heaps of fun (be it through ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 4,887 reads 11 comments