1. 10 Best MMA Promotions of All Time

    Fans tune into MMA for the fighters, but somebody has to let those fans know about the events and bring them in to generate interest in the competitors. That role is obviously filled by the promoters...

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  2. UFC 173: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    Heading into UFC 173 , Renan Barao was on his way to becoming the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world. Following the fight card, Barao is no longer the UFC bantamweight champion...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 4 months ago 11,004 reads 24 comments

  3. UFC 173: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    At UFC 173 , Renan Barao will attempt to maintain his spot atop the bantamweight division. The Brazilian champion is set to clash with TJ Dillashaw, who has posted a solid 4-2 UFC record...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 4 months ago 12,510 reads 8 comments

  4. Renan Barao vs. TJ Dillashaw: Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    He's only 27 years old, but Renan Barao could match MMA legends Chuck Liddell, Frank Shamrock and Pat Miletich with a fourth consecutive UFC title defense on Saturday...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 4 months ago 8,360 reads 24 comments

  5. Bellator 120: Main Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    Despite losing Eddie Alvarez due to a concussion, Bellator MMA 's inaugural pay-per-view will go on. The lightweight champion was expected to defend his belt in a highly anticipated rubber match with Michael Chandler...

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  6. UFC Rankings for Each Weight Division Following UFC Fight Night 40

    Matt Brown keeps on taking care of business inside the Octagon. At UFC Fight Night 40, he overcame a slow start to finish Erick Silva with strikes in the third round...

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  7. The Most Prolific Submission Artists in UFC History

    With three submissions in a row, Royce Gracie became the first UFC tournament champion. Since then, submissions have played a huge role in UFC history...

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  8. UFC Fight Night 40: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    It doesn't matter whether he's a favorite or an underdog. Matt Brown keeps on winning. At UFC Fight Night 40 on Saturday, "The Immortal" broke down Erick Silva to earn a seventh consecutive win in the welterweight division...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 4 months ago 5,460 reads 15 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night 40: Main Card Staff Predictions

    UFC Fight Night 40 has been flying under the radar, but the card boasts a number of intriguing matchups . At the top, Matt Brown will meet Erick Silva in a battle between Top 15 welterweights...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 4 months ago 14,368 reads 20 comments

  10. UFC Fight Night 40: Live Streaming Weigh-in Video

    Matt Brown is being forced to take the long road to a shot at the UFC Welterweight Championship. The Immortal has won six fights in a row, recording knockouts in five of those outings...

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  11. 10 Best MMA Knockouts Through First 4 Months of 2014

    Although 2014 still has eight months remaining, it has already produced some memorable MMA knockouts. Putting on far more events than any other major MMA promotion, the UFC has obviously generated the most noteworthy knockouts over recent months...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 5 months ago 31,780 reads 10 comments

  12. UFC Fight Night 40: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    At UFC Fight Night 40, welterweight contenders Matt Brown and Erick Silva will look to inch closer to a shot at the 170-pound championship. With six straight wins, Brown might be the hottest welterweight going...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 5 months ago 3,993 reads 1 comments

  13. 10 Most Impressive MMA Performances Through the 1st 4 Months of 2014

    Renan Barao 's rise toward stardom has been one of the more notable stories inside the Octagon over recent months. In February, the bantamweight champion became the first fighter in over five years to stop Urijah Faber...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 5 months ago 34,656 reads 82 comments

  14. Matt Brown vs. Erick Silva: Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Matt Brown might be the hottest fighter in the UFC welterweight division. "The Immortal" has won six in a row and will look to make it seven when he meets Erick Silva on Saturday...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 5 months ago 9,192 reads 38 comments

  15. Ranking the 10 Best Camps in MMA Right Now

    MMA is about individuals, but most UFC champions are forged in strong camps that bring in many great fighters. In some cases, as with Jose Aldo and Renan Barao, steel sharpens steel, and two titleholders are born from the same team...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 5 months ago 26,407 reads 45 comments

  16. UFC Rankings for Each Weight Division Following UFC 172

    Jon Jones continues to assert himself as the top pound-for-pound fighter in MMA today. In doing so, he's getting closer and closer to becoming the greatest pound-for-pound fighter in MMA history...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 5 months ago 34,002 reads 29 comments

  17. Jon Jones and the 10 Best Technical Wrestlers in the UFC Right Now

    Although clinch striking probably played the biggest role in Jon Jones defending his light heavyweight championship against Glover Teixeira at UFC 172 over the weekend, the 205-pound titleholder also scored three takedowns on Saturday...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 5 months ago 19,281 reads 83 comments

  18. UFC 172: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    Cruising to a win over Glover Teixeira at UFC 172 , Jon Jones made his case to be considered the best fighter in MMA today. The light heavyweight champion also took another big step toward becoming the greatest fighter in MMA history...

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  19. UFC 172 Video: Highlights from Davis vs. Johnson

    In the week leading up to UFC 172 and his bout with Anthony Johnson, Phil Davis seemed to be selling a potential title fight with Jon Jones...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 5 months ago 8,897 reads 4 comments

  20. UFC 172 Video: Highlights from Jones vs. Teixeira

    Jon Jones has made it clear that he plans on becoming the greatest fighter in MMA history. He's still only 26 years old, but that dream is quickly becoming a reality. At UFC 172 , Jones cruised to a decision win over Glover Teixeira...

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  21. UFC 172 Live Streaming: How to Watch Jones vs. Teixeira Online

    At 26 years old, Jon Jones may already be the greatest light heavyweight in MMA history. With his win over Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 165, Bones surpassed Tito Ortiz's UFC ...

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  22. UFC 172: Jon Jones vs. Glover Teixeira Live Streaming Weigh-In Video

    At 26 years old, Jon Jones may already be the greatest light heavyweight in MMA history. With his win over Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 165, Bones surpassed Tito Ortiz's UFC light ...

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  23. UFC 172: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    At UFC 172 , light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will attempt to defend his belt a seventh consecutive time in a bout with Glover Teixeira...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 5 months ago 9,039 reads 8 comments

  24. UFC Rankings for Each Weight Division Following UFC on Fox 11

    Fabricio Werdum earned a shot at heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez on Saturday, when he bested Travis Browne in all areas en route to a decision win. The Brazilian is 4-0 since returning to the Octagon...

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  25. UFC 172: Jon Jones vs. Glover Teixeira Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    At UFC 172 , Jon Jones will look to break his tie with Jose Aldo for the most consecutive UFC title defenses among current champions. Only Anderson Silva and Georges St-Pierre have longer championship winning streaks inside the Octagon...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 5 months ago 18,095 reads 41 comments