1. UFC Rankings for Each Weight Division Following UFC Fight Night 47

    Although he's had some ups and downs throughout his UFC career, Ryan Bader has remained a highly ranked light heavyweight for several years now. On Saturday, Bader took care of business against the up-and-coming Ovince Saint Preux...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 9 months ago 2,838 reads 12 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 47: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    Ryan Bader is not ready to relinquish his Top 10 position in the light heavyweight rankings. At UFC Fight Night 47, Bader relied on his wrestling to shut down Ovince Saint Preux and claim a decision victory...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 9 months ago 2,038 reads 7 comments

  3. What the Top 15 P4P UFC Fighters Should Work to Improve On

    In MMA , as in most sports, competitors must continuously improve and evolve to reach the highest level. Even once a fighter makes his way to the top, he must keep working to ensure contenders aren't closing the gap...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 9 months ago 8,138 reads 46 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 47: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    At UFC Fight Night 47, Ryan Bader and Ovince St. Preux will attempt to continue their respective climbs toward the top of the light heavyweight division...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 months ago 4,436 reads 5 comments

  5. 10 Best MMA Fighters Under Age 25

    On August 23, Jordan Mein will return to the Octagon and attempt to take one step closer to reaching his lofty potential by beating Mike Pyle impressively...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 months ago 13,490 reads 24 comments

  6. Raphael Assuncao Meets Bryan Caraway at UFC Fight Night 54

    Despite winning six fights in a row, a streak that includes a win over now-champion TJ Dillashaw , Raphael Assuncao will need another victory to keep his bantamweight title shot hopes going...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 months ago 2,927 reads 19 comments

  7. UFC Lightweight Veteran Mark Bocek Retires from MMA Competition

    Mark Bocek has won three of his past four fights, but the Canadian made a somewhat surprising announcement via Twitter on Tuesday that he has retired from MMA competition. I'm retiring from pro mma ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 months ago 1,886 reads 12 comments

  8. 10 Sophomore UFC Fighters Who Will Break out in 2015

    With UFC greats calling it quits on a seemingly monthly basis recently, current MMA prospects have huge opportunities to fill big shoes. As the UFC expanded its schedule over the past several months, it brought in many promising young fighters...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 months ago 9,537 reads 21 comments

  9. Brandon Thatch Suffers Broken Toe, Pulled from UFC Fight with Jordan Mein

    Brandon "Rukus" Thatch has not stepped into the Octagon since November 2013. Now, he's going to have to wait even longer as his badly broken toe heals...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 months ago 5,561 reads 15 comments

  10. Manny Gamburyan to Make 135-Pound Debut Against Cody Gibson at UFC 178

    Once a lightweight competitor on The Ultimate Fighter 5, Manny Gamburyan is set to move down to the bantamweight division. According to GlendaleNewsPress .com , Gamburyan is now booked to meet Cody Gibson at 135 pounds on September 27...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 months ago 5,341 reads 23 comments

  11. Glover Teixeira vs. Phil Davis Booked, Could Be Added to UFC 179

    A clash between Top 10 light heavyweights Glover Teixeira and Phil Davis appears to be on its way to the UFC 179 main card. Per Combate (h/t MMAJunkie .com ), No. 4 Teixeira and No...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 months ago 9,161 reads 56 comments

  12. Each Current UFC Champion's Greatest Performance

    There are currently nine UFC champions, and a 10th will soon be determined in the women's strawweight division...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 months ago 14,333 reads 35 comments

  13. Cathal Pendred and the 10 Best UFC Comebacks of 2014

    Cathal Pendred was on the verge of having his UFC dreams come to an end. After falling short of the finals on The Ultimate Fighter 19 , Pendred was knocked down and hurt badly in his official UFC debut against Mike King...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 months ago 4,786 reads 6 comments

  14. UFC Rankings for Each Weight Division Following UFC on Fox 12

    Robbie Lawler was only one of several Top 15 fighters to showcase their skills on Saturday. UFC on Fox 12 also featured big wins by Anthony Johnson, Dennis Bermudez and Bobby Green...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 months ago 12,736 reads 47 comments

  15. UFC on Fox 12 Results: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    It took five rounds of brawling with Matt Brown, but Robbie Lawler eventually emerged as the top contender in the welterweight division on Saturday in San Jose, California, at UFC on Fox 12...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 months ago 5,807 reads 22 comments

  16. UFC on Fox 12: Main Card Staff Predictions for Lawler vs. Brown

    One bout removed from a narrow loss to Johny Hendricks, Robbie Lawler is back in the running for a shot at the UFC Welterweight Championship...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 months ago 17,397 reads 44 comments

  17. 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...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 months ago 5,881 reads 13 comments

  18. 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...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 months ago 4,183 reads 13 comments

  19. 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 10 months ago 2,377 reads 11 comments

  20. 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...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 months ago 10,570 reads 31 comments

  21. 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...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 11 months ago 33,427 reads 68 comments

  22. 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...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 11 months ago 4,581 reads 4 comments

  23. 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 11 months ago 24,071 reads 86 comments

  24. 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 ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 11 months ago 6,730 reads 13 comments

  25. 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 ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 11 months ago 9,090 reads 20 comments