1. UFC on Fox 12: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown are set to battle over a promised shot at Johny Hendricks and the welterweight championship...

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  2. UFC Fight Night 46: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    Conor McGregor's legend grew in front of his home fans in Ireland Saturday. With a knockout against Diego Brandao, McGregor improved to 3-0 inside the Octagon...

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  3. UFC Fight Night 45: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    Donald Cerrone doesn't have any plans to slow down. On Wednesday, Cowboy picked up his third win in 2014, scoring a knockout over Jim Miller in the main event at UFC Fight Night 45...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 2,290 reads 11 comments

  4. 20 Best MMA Fighters Competing Outside of the Octagon

    The UFC is home to an overwhelming majority of the best fighters in MMA . However, many elite competitors still do battle outside the Octagon...

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  5. 10 Greatest Rivalries in MMA History

    It seems rematches have become more and more common in MMA . Why? Because rivalries sell in combat sports. Had it not been for the bad blood between Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate, women's MMA probably wouldn't be where it is today...

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  6. UFC Fight Night 45: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    At UFC Fight Night 45, Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller will look to take a step closer to the lightweight championship...

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  7. UFC Rankings for Each Weight Division Following UFC 175 and TUF 19 Finale

    With UFC 175 on Saturday and The Ultimate Fighter 19 finale on Sunday, it was a busy weekend. Chris Weidman and Ronda Rousey both defended their championships at UFC 175...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 23,620 reads 86 comments

  8. TUF 19 Finale: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    Frankie Edgar is on his way back to another shot at the 145-pound championship. At The Ultimate Fighter 19 finale, Edgar earned a third win over BJ Penn ...

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  9. UFC 175: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    On Saturday, Chris Weidman 's first title fight against an opponent other than Anderson Silva let fans down. Early on, Weidman was beating Lyoto Machida by moving forward patiently and mixing in takedowns ...

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  10. 10 Most Impressive MMA Performances Through the 1st Half of 2014

    The 2014 MMA calendar is 50 percent completed, so it is time to look back at the highlights of the past six months. Many outstanding performances have already gone down inside and outside the Octagon...

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  11. 10 Best UFC Fighters with 3 Fights or Less Under Their Belt

    When thinking about competitors who lack experience inside the Octagon, prospects come to mind. However, some of the best fighters in the world have only had a couple of UFC bouts...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 5,200 reads 14 comments

  12. 10 Best MMA Submissions Through 1st Half of 2014

    Nate Marquardt closed out Saturday's UFC event in Auckland, New Zealand with a submission win over James Te Huna . However, the former middleweight title challenger still fell short of scoring the most impressive submission of the weekend...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 4,873 reads 6 comments

  13. 10 Best MMA Fights Through 1st Half of 2014

    The UFC has been putting on more fights than ever in 2014. While the uptick in events has had its drawbacks, MMA fans have been treated to a bunch of great fights...

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  14. Matches to Make Following UFC Fight Night 43 and 44

    The UFC wrapped up another marathon day this weekend. On Saturday, UFC Fight Night 43 was held in Auckland, New Zealand and UFC Fight Night 44 was hosted by San Antonio...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 7,086 reads 11 comments

  15. UFC Fight Nights 43 and 44: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    The UFC is at it again. One event wasn't enough for this weekend, as the promotion will host fight cards in San Antonio and Auckland, New Zealand on Saturday. First, UFC Fight Night 43 will get started at 2:30 a...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 2 months ago 5,388 reads 10 comments

  16. Cub Swanson vs. Jeremy Stephens: Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    The second of two UFC fight cards this weekend will be headlined by Cub Swanson and Jeremy Stephens. With five consecutive wins, Swanson has emerged as one of the top contenders in the 145-pound class...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 2 months ago 4,386 reads 11 comments

  17. Nate Marquardt vs. James Te Huna: Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Both struggling, Nate Marquardt and James Te Huna will look to turn things around at 185 pounds. A former UFC middleweight title challenger, Marquardt has struggled since he became Strikeforce welterweight champion with a win over Tyron Woodley...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 2 months ago 5,641 reads 17 comments

  18. UFC Rankings for Each Weight Division Following UFC 174

    Demetrious Johnson is quietly turning into one of the most dominant champions in UFC history. Beating Ali Bagautinov on Saturday gave "Mighty Mouse" a fourth straight title defense, ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 2 months ago 7,256 reads 28 comments

  19. UFC 174: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    At UFC 174 , Demetrious Johnson retained his championship with a clear decision win over Ali Bagautinov . With four consecutive UFC title defenses, Mighty Mouse has matched Chuck Liddell , Pat Miletich and Frank Shamrock...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 2 months ago 6,056 reads 18 comments

  20. UFC 174: Main Card Staff Predictions for Johnson vs. Bagautinov

    Demetrious Johnson is on a path to MMA greatness. On Saturday, the 125-pound champion will look to record a fourth consecutive UFC title defense in the UFC 174 main attraction...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 3 months ago 19,452 reads 59 comments

  21. UFC 174: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    At UFC 174 , Demetrious Johnson will look to defend his flyweight championship again. With three straight title defenses heading into his matchup with Ali Bagautinov , Mighty ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 3 months ago 3,639 reads 0 comments

  22. UFC Rankings for Each Weight Division Following UFC Fight Night 42

    With two losses to lightweight champion Anthony Pettis, Benson Henderson might need some help to get a shot at reclaiming UFC gold. Henderson took a big step back toward the top on Saturday, though...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 3 months ago 11,456 reads 36 comments

  23. Demetrious Johnson vs. Ali Bagautinov: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    With three title defenses down, Demetrious Johnson is on his way toward becoming a UFC legend. At UFC 174 , he'll look to make it four in a row against Ali Bagautinov ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 3 months ago 4,797 reads 8 comments

  24. TUF Brazil Finale: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    He didn't meet Junior dos Santos, as originally scheduled, but Stipe Miocic took care of business on Saturday...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 3 months ago 1,825 reads 4 comments

  25. UFC Fight Night 42: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    At UFC Fight Night 42, Benson Henderson reminded everybody he's still one of the best in the lightweight division. Facing the up-and-coming Rustam Khabilov , Henderson displayed outstanding patience and fight smarts...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 3 months ago 6,442 reads 10 comments