1. UFC 179 Results: 3 Fights to Make for Chad Mendes

    Chad Mendes gave Jose Aldo all that he could at UFC 179 , but it just wasn't enough. Money landed enough to nearly swell the champ's eye shut, but Aldo's immaculate jab and near-perfect ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 10,439 reads 24 comments

  2. UFC 179 Results: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Nights 55, 56

    UFC 179 is in the books. The results are as follows: Jose Aldo defeats Chad Mendes by unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) Phil Davis defeats Glover Teixeira by unanimous ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 8,849 reads 7 comments

  3. Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes II: What We Learned from Featherweight Title Fight

    For the first time in what feels like an eternity, UFC 179 brought fight fans an interesting title fight as Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes faced off in a long-awaited rematch. The do-over has been years in the making...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 11,347 reads 25 comments

  4. Fallon Fox: Transgender Fighter's Success Putting Promoters in Awkward Spot

    The controversy surrounding Fallon Fox was one of the biggest MMA -related stories of 2013. Of course, how could it not be? A male-to-female transgender was tearing up the regional ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 15,743 reads 180 comments

  5. Report: Jon 'War Machine' Koppenhaver Attempted Suicide in Jail

    News is breaking out of TMZ that troubled mixed martial artist Jon Koppenhaver, legally known as War Machine, attempted suicide in prison...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 40,860 reads 28 comments

  6. Dominick Cruz, Cat Zingano and the 1 Easy Way to Kill the UFC's Injury Bug

    The last three UFC events have been chock-full of interesting stories, but the triumphant returns of Dominick Cruz and Cat Zingano were by far the most inspirational...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 23,086 reads 61 comments

  7. 10 Light Heavyweights Who Could Be Plugged into the UFC Right Now

    The light heavyweight division has given fans plenty of thrills over the years, but what used to be the UFC's premier division is in shambles...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 29,550 reads 26 comments

  8. Jason 'Mayhem' Miller Involved in Standoff with SWAT Team

    Troubled mixed martial artist Jason "Mayhem" Miller was involved in a standoff with local police and a SWAT unit at his California home Thursday. UPDATE: Monday, Oct. 20, at 4:45 p...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 234,708 reads 90 comments

  9. UFC Fight Nights 53, 54 Results: Burning Questions Heading into UFC 179

    UFC Fight Nights 53 and 54 are in the books. The results are as follows: Fight Night 53 Results (h/t BloodyElbow .com's Mookie Alexander ): Main Card Rick Story def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 22,585 reads 64 comments

  10. The Real Winners and Losers from UFC Fight Nights 53 and 54

    UFC Fight Nights 53 and 54 came and went, with 23 fighters now in the win column and 23 in the loss column as a result. But who were the biggest winners and losers on Saturday? The biggest winner by a mile was Rory MacDonald...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 27,922 reads 23 comments

  11. UFC Fight Night 53: Results and Recap from Stockholm, Sweden

    The UFC returned to Sweden on Saturday at UFC Fight Night 53 with a sizable contingent of European talent. The main event featured Icelandic prospect Gunnar Nelson opposite welterweight staple Rick Story...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 11,128 reads 3 comments

  12. Alexander Gustafsson Looking to Face Rashad Evans, Targeting Early 2015 Return

    Former light heavyweight title contender Alexander Gustafsson has begun actively campaigning for a non-title fight with former champion Rashad Evans . Speaking with MMAFighting ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 16,753 reads 143 comments

  13. UFC 178 Results: 3 Fights to Make for Tim Kennedy

    Tim Kennedy had a pretty rough go of it at UFC 178 . After nine minutes of eating devastating punches from Yoel Romero, Kennedy nearly finished Romero before the horn signaled the end of the second round...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 6,377 reads 26 comments

  14. UFC 178 Results: 3 Fights to Make for Donald Cerrone

    Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone kept his strong ride going at UFC 178 at the expense of debuting former Bellator champion Eddie Alvarez...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 7,570 reads 18 comments

  15. UFC 178 Results: 3 Fights to Make for Eddie Alvarez

    Former Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez made his long-awaited UFC debut at UFC 178 opposite Donald Cerrone . It did not go especially well for him...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 4,638 reads 18 comments

  16. UFC 178 Results: 3 Fights to Make for Yoel Romero

    Yoel Romero earned his biggest win to date by defeating Tim Kennedy, but it comes with something of an asterisk. After two back-and-forth rounds, Romero found himself on wobbly legs from a series of uppercuts from Kennedy...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 4,174 reads 11 comments

  17. Tim Kennedy Confronts Yoel Romero in Locker Room Following 'StoolGate'

    While Tim Kennedy may have suffered a scary knockout loss to Yoel Romero at UFC 178 , he found more than enough energy to rip the Cuban wrestler for what he viewed as gamesmanship backstage following the fight...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 19,675 reads 70 comments

  18. Dominick Cruz, Cat Zingano Earn Title Shots with UFC 178 Knockouts

    UFC 178 wasn't just a great card tonight. It left us with a lot to look forward to. Speaking at the post-fight press conference, UFC president Dana White minced no words in ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 11,474 reads 35 comments

  19. UFC 178 Results: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Nights 53, 54

    UFC 178 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC 178 Main Card Demetrious Johnson def. Chris Cariaso, submission (Round 2, 2:29) Donald Cerrone def. Eddie Alvarez, unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) Conor McGregor def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 9,432 reads 13 comments

  20. Eddie Alvarez vs. Donald Cerrone: What We Learned from Lightweight Tilt

    Eddie Alvarez made his long-awaited UFC debut at UFC 178 , taking on fan favorite and top-10 stalwart Donald Cerrone. It was a fight that was hard to imagine being anything but exciting...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 6,174 reads 8 comments

  21. Tim Kennedy vs. Yoel Romero: What We Learned from Middleweight Tilt

    In a deceptively important middleweight title fight, Tim Kennedy and Yoel Romero faced off in the second fight of UFC 178 's main card. Both men are physical monsters, come from top-level gyms and own magnetic personalities...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 12,937 reads 93 comments

  22. Dominick Cruz vs. Takeya Mizugaki: What We Learned from Bantamweight Tilt

    Dominick Cruz made his long-awaited UFC return at UFC 178 on Saturday, and it could not have gone much better for him...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 14,504 reads 46 comments

  23. Cub Swanson vs. Frankie Edgar Booked for UFC Fight Night 57 in November

    UFC Fight Night 57's main event is official, and it is a good one. Electrifying featherweights Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson will square off for five rounds on November 22 in Austin, Texas...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 14,543 reads 69 comments

  24. The Ultimate Fighter 20: Jessica Penne vs. Lisa Ellis Live Blog & Analysis

    We are now heading into the third episode of The Ultimate Fighter season 20! Team Pettis has come out on top of both fights so far this season, with Randa Markos upsetting Tecia Torres and Joanne Calderwood edging out Emily Kagan ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 3,927 reads 8 comments

  25. Wanderlei Silva Banned for Life from MMA, Fined $70,000 by NSAC

    The hammer has come down on former Pride champion and MMA legend Wanderlei Silva . The Nevada State Athletic Commission has banned Silva for life from MMA and handed down a sizable $70,000 fine...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 68,884 reads 70 comments