1. Justin Gaethje vs. Nick Newell: Complete Guide to WSOF 11 Main Card

    On a weekend defined by back-to-back UFC fight nights, World Series of Fighting 11 quietly makes the bold leap to network TV, debuting this Saturday on NBC...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 2,617 reads 8 comments

  2. UFC Fires Chael Sonnen from Fox Sports Broadcast Team Following Failed Drug Test

    Following Chael Sonnen 's second failed drug test within a matter of weeks, the UFC has officially removed the former middleweight and light heavyweight contender from its Fox Sports broadcast team...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 32,900 reads 180 comments

  3. UFC Fight Night 44: 3 Fights for Jeremy Stephens to Take Next

    Well, Jeremy Stephens didn't beat Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 44, but he sure kept things interesting until the very end. The hard-swinging featherweight couldn't quite snag Swanson but still managed to wound him a couple times...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 5,041 reads 12 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 44: 3 Fights for Cub Swanson to Take Next

    On paper, Cub Swanson 's technical brilliance was supposed to carry him to victory over the tavern parking lot champion, Jeremy Stephens...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 5,243 reads 44 comments

  5. UFC Fight Night 43, 44 Results: 10 Burning Questions Heading into UFC 175

    The UFC's second double-header on Saturday, featuring Fight Night 43 and 44, is over and done with. The results are as follows (h/t MMAFighting.com ): Fight Night 43 Main Card Nate Marquardt def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 19,380 reads 73 comments

  6. Chael Sonnen Tests Positive for 4 Banned Substances in Latest Drug Test

    When it rains for Chael Sonnen , it pours. According to MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani , "The American Gangster" tested positive for four different banned substances in his latest drug test...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 66,375 reads 362 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 43: 3 Fights for Nate Marquardt to Take Next

    Nate Marquardt might not be a title contender again, but you know what? A win has to feel good for him after two years of futility. More importantly, at least for now, his job is safe...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 8,642 reads 8 comments

  8. Alexander Emelianenko Facing Jail Time on Sexual Assault Charges

    MMA veteran Alexander Emelianenko is facing some very serious charges as, according to MMABoxing .RU (h/t BloodyElbow .com ), the Pride veteran is currently facing four to six years of prison time stemming from sexual assault allegations...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 13,881 reads 16 comments

  9. WSOF 10 Results: Burning Questions Heading into WSOF 11

    WSOF 10 is in the books. The results from Saturday are as follows: Main Card David Branch def. Jesse Taylor via submission (D’Arce choke) at 1:41 of Round 1 Rick Glenn def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 3,044 reads 7 comments

  10. WSOF 10 Results and Recaps from David Branch vs. Jesse Taylor

    On a Saturday night chock-full of combat sports, World Series of Fighting 10 wrapped up quickly. Topped by three title fights, we saw one champion get minted, one champion get dethroned ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 6,135 reads 9 comments

  11. Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson Hints at Retirement on Instagram

    Former UFC light heavyweight champ and current Bellator fighter Quinton "Rampage" Jackson is hinting at retirement. The news comes hot on the heels of Bellator's announcement that Viacom and founder and CEO Bjorn Rebney are parting ways...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 23,403 reads 50 comments

  12. World Series of Fighting 10: Complete Guide to Main Card Fights

    World Series of Fighting is back with WSOF 10, and is putting forward a solid card featuring three of its champions...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 5,183 reads 9 comments

  13. UFC 174 Results: 10 Burning Questions Heading into Fight Nights 43, 44

    UFC 174 is over and done with. The results are as follows: UFC 174 Main Card on Pay-Per-View Demetrious Johnson def. Ali Bagautinov, unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45) Rory MacDonald def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 5,318 reads 11 comments

  14. The Real Winners and Losers from UFC 174

    If UFC 174 showed one thing, it's that one man can't make an event. Demetrious Johnson put on a masterful performance...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 37,525 reads 90 comments

  15. Demetrious Johnson vs. Ali Bagautinov: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

    UFC 174 is coming up soon, and the flyweight title fight between Demetrious Johnson and Ali Bagautinov is nothing if not interesting...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 3,598 reads 2 comments

  16. Chael Sonnen, Dana White Address Sonnen's Failed Drug Test on Fox Sports 1

    Following news that he failed a random drug test administered by the Nevada State Athletic Commission, Chael Sonnen appeared on Fox Sports 1's America's Pregame alongside UFC President Dana White to discuss how it came about...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 22,942 reads 126 comments

  17. 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 6 months ago 18,912 reads 143 comments

  18. 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 6 months ago 41,376 reads 10 comments

  19. 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 6 months ago 41,968 reads 124 comments

  20. 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 6 months ago 9,047 reads 10 comments

  21. 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 6 months ago 5,543 reads 15 comments

  22. 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 7 months ago 3,968 reads 13 comments

  23. 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 7 months ago 6,862 reads 16 comments

  24. 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 7 months ago 12,395 reads 16 comments

  25. 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 7 months ago 22,126 reads 61 comments