1. Five Ways Shane Carwin Must Improve To Beat Brock Lesnar in a Rematch

    A few days before UFC 116, Shane Carwin carried the hope of the world on his shoulders. He was the fighter selected to bring about an end to Lesnar's reign as heavyweight champion of ...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about 4 years ago 9,408 reads 50 comments

  2. MMA: 2010 Is Shaping Up To Be The Year of Shock and Surprise

    When we reflect on the fights we've seen in 2010, it's evident that there has been a reckoning in MMA. MMA fans have their favorite fighters, and then they have their idols...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about 4 years ago 986 reads 6 comments

  3. UFC 116 Results: Is Chris Leben En Route to Anderson Silva Rematch?

    At UFC 116, Chris Leben faced Yoshihiro Akiyama as a fill-in for Wanderlei Silva. Leben took the offer after defeating Aaron Simpson not two weeks prior...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about 4 years ago 6,418 reads 10 comments

  4. UFC 116 Results: Solution To Shane Carwin Riddle Accidentally Found

    While Shane Carwin was walking to the Octagon at UFC 116, people knew that he had the tools to beat Brock Lesnar. They knew he could submit his opponents, take a punch and keep going, and that he hits like a freight train...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about 4 years ago 1,858 reads 3 comments

  5. UFC 116 Results: Brock Lesnar, Humble and Deserving Champion

    At UFC 116, Brock Lesnar submitted the previously undefeated Shane Carwin in a tough battle that was hard fought from the bell...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about 4 years ago 3,294 reads 4 comments

  6. Top Three Reasons Why Shane Carwin Will Defeat Brock Lesnar

    Brock Lesnar, the huge specimen of a man with natural athleticism and unnatural quickness, is soon to face Shane Carwin, a yet-to-be-defeated powerhouse of a striker with a wrestling base...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about 4 years ago 8,232 reads 58 comments

  7. Why Fedor Emelianenko's Loss Could Be the Best Thing for MMA

    Despite the decade-long controversy surrounding Fedor Emelianenko's true rank amongst all other fighters in the world, one thing is for sure. He captured the attention of every MMA fan...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about 4 years ago 21,934 reads 64 comments

  8. Joe Warren Wins over Patricio Pitbull in Biggest Comeback in Bellator History

    At Bellator XXIII, Joe Warren, the Rocky Balboa of Bellator, defeated Patricio "Pitbull" Freire, who was previously undefeated and held a perfect 14-0 record before facing Warren...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about 4 years ago 329 reads 2 comments

  9. Five Reasons Fedor Will Never Fight Overeem

    Fedor Emelianenko and Alistair Overeem fight in Strikeforce. Overeem is Strikeforce's current heavyweight champ, and Fedor? Well, he's known throughout the world as the unbeatable king of MMA...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about 4 years ago 1,943 reads 31 comments

  10. Is Shane Carwin a Better Fighter Than Fedor Emelianenko?

    Shane Carwin, the 6'2", 265 pound contender for the UFC heavyweight championship, has gone undefeated in 12 MMA fights. As most MMA fans know, these wins have all come about by way of finish in the first round, whether by submission, TKO, or KO...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about 4 years ago 2,688 reads 49 comments

  11. Will Matt Hamill Knock Keith Jardine Out Of the UFC For Good?

    Matt Hamill and Keith Jardine will square off this Saturday in Las Vegas, during the finale of The Ultimate Fighter: Team Liddell vs. Team Ortiz. Hamill has lost twice in his career...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about 4 years ago 1,020 reads 2 comments

  12. The 10 Best Moments of Bellator's Season Two Tournament

    Bellator's second season has thus far been very successful. We have seen submissions, knockouts, and fighters we thought would go all the way mess up, only to have the unknowns rise to the top...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about 4 years ago 619 reads 1 comments

  13. The Top 10 Wussiest Moments in MMA

    Most MMA fighters are true warriors. They face their fears, constantly train to overcome adversity, and they can give and take beatings like men. Some, though, don't take defeat that easily, and some even dodge fights altogether...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about 4 years ago 34,504 reads 26 comments

  14. Megumi Fujii Talks Bellator XXI Win, Gina Carano and Cyborg

    Bellator XXI featured the Season 2 lightweight tournament championship as well as some early Season 3 matches. Amid the Season 3 competitors, Megumi Fujii stands out as being considered the number one pound-for-pound female fighter in the world...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about 4 years ago 771 reads 4 comments

  15. Bellator XXI Live Blog & Results: Eddie Alavarez will face Imada-Curran winner

    Bellator XXI is ready to begin. The atmosphere is a bit more lively than the quarterfinal matches a couple of months back, and this is because tonight we will see who the lightweight challenger to the title is...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about 4 years ago 124 reads 2 comments

  16. UFC 115: Does Chuck Liddell Even Have a Chance Against Rich Franklin?

    Chuck "The Iceman" Liddell has his fair share of KOs on his MMA record. However, after losing to Quinton "Rampage" Jackson in 2007, things just haven't been the same...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about 4 years ago 666 reads 7 comments

  17. Why Dan Hardy Should Face Thiago Alves at UFC 120

    The word is out that Dan Hardy will be fighting at UFC 120 in October 2010. When one thinks of Hardy, they most likely will recall the severe five-round beating he experienced at the hands of Georges St...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about 4 years ago 1,407 reads 6 comments

  18. Is Joe Soto Beatable in Bellator Season Two?

    Similar to Joe Warren and Patricio "Pitbull" Freire, Joe Soto once battled through numerous opponents to become the Bellator featherweight champ. Warren and Pitbull will fight in the final match before the championship here soon...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about 4 years ago 100 reads 0 comments

  19. Post UFC 114: Is Rashad Evans the Next Randy Couture?

    Recently defeating Quinton "Rampage" Jackson at UFC 114 made Rashad Evans the number one contender for the UFC light heavyweight title. Although many UFC fans expected fireworks, what resulted was a systematic, technical match ending in a decision...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about 4 years ago 867 reads 12 comments

  20. UFC 114 Predictions: Evans vs. Rampage, Others

    UFC 114 will provide a lot of answers to a couple of burning questions. Is Todd Duffee the real deal ? Is Rampage too ring-rusted to beat Rashad Evans? Will Michael Bisping be down for "the count" if he loses? Predictions are as follows...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about over 4 years ago 3,352 reads 19 comments

  21. Bellator XX: Middleweight Semifinals Preview

    On May 27th, 2010, Bellator XX will feature Season Two's middleweight semifinalist matches. Bryan Baker vs. Eric Shambari At 12-1-0, Baker has utilized submissions in the past, although he is primarily a striker...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about over 4 years ago 95 reads 2 comments

  22. Ben Askren and the Bellator Season 2 Finalists Are Hungry, but Are They Ready?

    A lot has happened in Bellator Season Two. We've seen knockouts, submissions, and UFC veterans come and go...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about over 4 years ago 192 reads 4 comments

  23. MMA B/R Exclusive Interview with UFC's Efrain Escudero

    UFC fighter Efrain Escudero, lightweight winner of TUF 8, will soon face Dan Lauzon at UFC 114. Having been undefeated before his recent loss to Evan Dunham, Escudero is looking forward to reclaiming his reputation as being a fight finisher...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about over 4 years ago 644 reads 2 comments

  24. Mauricio Rua vs. Lyoto Machida: Karate Is...Dead Again?

    Despite months of focus and training, Lyoto Machida lost to Mauricio "Shogun" Rua. The loss is a tough one for Machida, but what's the most difficult part? If you ask UFC fans what ...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about over 4 years ago 2,284 reads 34 comments

  25. Is Todd Duffee the Real Deal?

    After an eight-month layoff, undefeated UFC heavyweight Todd Duffee will once again enter the Octagon. By defeating Tim Hague in seven seconds, Duffee is recognized as having the fastest knockout record in the UFC...

    Brandon Hinchman Written by Brandon Hinchman about over 4 years ago 1,858 reads 10 comments