1. UFC Fight Night 39 Results: Burning Questions Heading into TUF: Nations Finale

    UFC Fight Night 39 is in the books. The results are as follows: Main Card Roy Nelson def. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira by KO, 3:37, Rd. 1 Clay Guida def. Tatsuya Kawajiri by unanimous decision Ryan LaFlare def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 35,668 reads 39 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 39: What We Learned from John Howard vs. Ryan LaFlare

    John Howard vs. Ryan LaFlare represented one of the most interesting bouts on UFC Fight Night 39, showcasing two legitimate up-and-coming welterweights...

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  3. Tatsuya Kawajiri: 14 Years Deep, Pride Veteran Poised for UFC Title Run

    Tatsuya Kawajiri has seen a lot during his MMA career, and not just in a "he's been around a long time" sense. Since 2001, Kawajiri has twice seen lighter weight classes nearly die out only to roar back to the forefront of the sport...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 2,028 reads 3 comments

  4. Dana White: Nick Diaz Offered Fight with Hector Lombard, Waiting on Response

    The always-exciting discussion of when (or if) former Strikeforce welterweight champion and former UFC title contender Nick Diaz is returning to the cage has entered its next chapter...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 15,517 reads 143 comments

  5. Demetrious Johnson vs. Ali Bagautinov to Headline UFC 174 June 14

    Interesting news has come out that UFC flyweight champion Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson will headline UFC 174 opposite surging Russian Ali Bagautinov ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 6,894 reads 31 comments

  6. EA Sports UFC Release Date Leaked

    At long last, gaming giant Electronic Arts has officially announced a release date for its highly anticipated, upcoming MMA title EA Sports UFC . The game will hit stores in the United States June 17, 2014...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 10,863 reads 36 comments

  7. Bruce Lee Revealed as Playable Fighter in EA Sports UFC

    For the past week, EA Sports has been teasing a "mystery fighter" in its upcoming MMA game, EA Sports UFC ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 46,354 reads 128 comments

  8. Bellator 115 Results and Recaps from Vitaly Minakov vs. Cheick Kongo

    The injury-ravaged Bellator 115 plugged on and saw heavyweight champion Vitaly Minakov score a deceptively dominant decision win over former UFC heavyweight Cheick Kongo...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 16,350 reads 35 comments

  9. Ben Askren Could've Been UFC Champ in 2014...Which Is Why He Was Rejected

    When Georges St-Pierre hung up his gloves to start living the sweet life, then-Bellator champion Ben Askren suddenly became, quite possibly, the best welterweight fighter in mixed martial arts...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 23,417 reads 168 comments

  10. Rory MacDonald vs. Tyron Woodley in the Works for UFC 174

    While the UFC's welterweight division remains an utter pileup behind champion Johny Hendricks, it seems like a potential top contender bout is being lined up for June...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 8,207 reads 90 comments

  11. Rousimar Palhares: WSOF Playing with Fire by Defending New Champ

    World Series of Fighting has done something very few other promotions have done in MMA history: I t has earned respect from fans and media. Fans are always rooting against non-UFC promotions, be it consciously or subconsciously...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 13,972 reads 96 comments

  12. Cris 'Cyborg' Justino Defeated by Jorina Baars in Kickboxing at Lion Fight 14

    Former Strikeforce champion and current Invicta FC champion Cris "Cyborg" Justino has just tasted defeat for the first time in a long, long while...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 34,576 reads 263 comments

  13. UFC Fight Night 38: Recapping the Fight Night Bonuses

    UFC Fight Night 38 is over and done with, and it was one of the few generally solid cards of 2014. While the night was absolutely riddled with awful refereeing, there were finishes aplenty...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 4,348 reads 21 comments

  14. UFC Fight Night 38 Results: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 39

    UFC Fight Night 38 is done. The results are as follows: UFC Fight Night 38 Card Dan Henderson defeats Mauricio Rua by TKO at 1:31 of the first round C.B...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 84,739 reads 46 comments

  15. Anderson Silva Says He Won't Fight in 2014, Will Not Make Another Title Run

    While UFC President Dana White had previously claimed that Anderson Silva may fight within 12 months of the catastrophic leg-break he suffered at UFC 168, "The Spider" is not as unrealistically hopeful...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 27,287 reads 153 comments

  16. Dana White: UFC 'Not Interested Whatsoever' in Holly Holm

    Things went from great to terrible quickly regarding the negotiations between the UFC and undefeated mixed martial artist (and highly successful boxer) Holly Holm...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 4,692 reads 35 comments

  17. Johny Hendricks Asks Georges St-Pierre for Rematch; GSP Says Wait Around a Bit

    Former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre and newly minted welterweight champion Johny Hendricks appeared on the Monday edition of The MMA Hour ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 25,262 reads 135 comments

  18. Johny Hendricks: 5 Fights for 'Big Rigg' to Take Next

    Entering UFC 171, the question was who would be the welterweight champion. Exiting the event, the question on everybody's mind is this: Who the heck gets the next title shot? Indeed, ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 16,575 reads 87 comments

  19. Dana White Noncommittal on Welterweight Contender, Leaves Division in Limbo

    With a new welterweight champion minted at UFC 171 in Johny Hendricks, the logical question is: Who will be his first challenger?" When the MMA media asked UFC president Dana White at the post-fight press conference , he flatly refused to answer.

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 6,355 reads 46 comments

  20. UFC 171 Results: 10 Burning Questions Heading into UFC Fight Night 38

    UFC 171 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC 171 Main Card Johny Hendricks def. Robbie Lawler, Unanimous decision (48-47, 48-47, 48-47) Tyron Woodley def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 16,198 reads 28 comments

  21. Hendricks vs. Lawler: What We Learned from the UFC 171 Title Fight

    For almost six long years, Georges St-Pierre held the welterweight belt. For five of those years, his hold on it was utterly unbreakable...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 13,837 reads 72 comments

  22. UFC 171 Results: What We Learned from Myles Jury vs. Diego Sanchez

    In a showdown between the old guard and new guard of the lightweight division, Diego Sanchez faced off with Myles Jury. Jury entered the fight with an undefeated record and a big win over Michael Johnson...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 10,617 reads 17 comments

  23. UFC 171 Results: What We Learned from the Preliminary Card Fights

    UFC 171 Saturday night in Dallas featured a huge eight-fight preliminary card. While it was filled top to bottom with "rising talent," nearly every bout was entertaining. There is a lot to talk about with many different fighters...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 10,597 reads 14 comments

  24. Dennis Siver Tests Positive for Banned Substances, Awaiting Punishment

    There is bad news for UFC featherweight Dennis Siver . MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani is reporting he officially failed his post- UFC 168 drug test...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 12,144 reads 27 comments

  25. Ronda Rousey Fires Back at Arianny Celeste for Questioning Her as Role Model

    The war of words between the UFC's most identifiable women, bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and Octagon girl Arianny Celeste, is heating up further. Speaking with the MMA media (h/t MMAFighting ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 205,026 reads 354 comments