1. MMA: Were the Old-School Fighters More Entertaining Than Today's?

    The question of whether the old school fighters truly top the new school in combat sports is as broad as it is subjective, and it also introduces a plethora of other questions...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about 2 years ago 4,569 reads 27 comments

  2. Nick Diaz, GSP, Overeem: Why We Can't Wait for Them to Return

    It's no secret that unless one of the seven reigning UFC world champions gets dethroned by his next challenger, the "magnificent seven" of the UFC should maintain their hold on their gold for quite a long time...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about 2 years ago 6,375 reads 23 comments

  3. UFC 152: Is the 205-Pound Division Thin or Is Jon Jones That Dominant?

    When the UFC had to look to Chael Sonnen to save UFC 151 after Dan Henderson was forced out with an injury, they reaffirmed the dominance of UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones over a once-loaded light heavyweight division...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about 2 years ago 2,253 reads 29 comments

  4. Chris Weidman Needs to Move Past Anderson Silva and Take Another Fight

    The middleweight division is a thin division, thanks to the dominance of current UFC middleweight champion Anderson "The Spider" Silva...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about 2 years ago 1,389 reads 18 comments

  5. Jake Shields: Time for the Former Strikeforce Champ to Show His Killer Instinct

    If you've been impressed with any three or four of Jake Shields ' five UFC outings, you're a better person than I am...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about 2 years ago 2,968 reads 55 comments

  6. Jon Jones vs. Dan Henderson: Why You Can't Write off Hendo

    Jon "Bones" Jones is an overwhelming favorite as he heads into his UFC 151 battle with Dan Henderson , as everyone in the MMA world understands to a tee...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about 2 years ago 1,529 reads 4 comments

  7. Are MMA Fans Too Fixated on TMZ-Level Gossip?

    It's tough to really know who cares about TMZ-level gossip and who doesn't, especially when one is an MMA fan that only trusts the word of legitimate MMA journalists and news outlets...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about 2 years ago 1,294 reads 14 comments

  8. Jon Jones: How Did He Go from Beloved to Hated?

    The hate for UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones didn't start with the DUI he received for crashing his Bentley, if you can believe it...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about 2 years ago 4,644 reads 59 comments

  9. Roger Bowling vs. Tarec Saffiedine: Why the Winner Must Fight Jason High Next

    This Saturday night, Tarec "Sponge" Saffiedine and "Relentless" Roger Bowling do battle on the main card of Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman live from the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, Calif...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about 2 years ago 280 reads 0 comments

  10. Henderson vs Edgar: Let the Discussion Begin, Was the Result Correct?

    The debate has already begun as to whether or not UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson truly did enough to defeat former champion Frankie Edgar at UFC 150 this past Saturday night, and it continually rages on by the minute...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about 2 years ago 501 reads 2 comments

  11. UFC on Fox 4: Alexander Gustafsson Deserves to Earn His Crack at UFC Gold

    Yesterday on the UFC on Fox 4 media call, UFC president Dana White declared that the winner of this Saturday's headliner between Mauricio "Shogun" Rua and Brandon "The Truth" ...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about 2 years ago 1,578 reads 16 comments

  12. UFC on Fox 4 Preview: Why Jamie Varner vs. Joe Lauzon Could Steal the Show

    Though Maurico "Shogun" Rua and Brandon "The Truth" Vera take center stage this Saturday at UFC on Fox 4 , it is Jamie Varner and Joe Lauzon that will keep the MMA world talking after Saturday night is said and done...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about 2 years ago 2,235 reads 16 comments

  13. UFC 149 Preview: Why MMA Fans Should Show the UFC Debut in Calgary More Love

    When UFC 149 was first announced, fans immediately cited it as one of the summer's most anticipated fight cards. With UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo vs...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about over 2 years ago 1,101 reads 2 comments

  14. UFC on Fox 3 Live Results and Analysis

    Nate Diaz and Jim Miller have been staples of a fully loaded 155-lb. lightweight division for a while now, but never before have either been in a position to actually contend for the UFC lightweight title or face each other in the heat of battle...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about over 2 years ago 624 reads 3 comments

  15. UFC on Fox 3: Is Nate Diaz Poised to Take over as the UFC's New Bad Boy?

    Whether or not Nate Diaz is the UFC's new "bad boy" depends on whether you want Diaz to be the bad guy just because he's Nick's brother, or whether you choose to give him props for the results he's gotten thus far in the cage...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about over 2 years ago 573 reads 0 comments

  16. Making a Case for a Year-Round UFC Version of 'Friday Night Fights'

    From 2005 to 2011, the UFC presented an event series that featured some of their best up-and-comers—an event series known as "Ultimate Fight Night...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about over 2 years ago 466 reads 2 comments

  17. UFC: Has Jon Jones Surpassed GSP as MMA's Most Marketable Fighter?

    In terms of salary and pay-per-view buyrates, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones may take a long time to surpass UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about over 2 years ago 2,504 reads 28 comments

  18. MMA World Topics: Why MMA Needs SFL, Bellator and Other Smaller Promotions

    MMA fans have mixed reactions when it comes to the smaller promotions of the sport, save for Bellator Fighting Championships, which has been seen as the one of the top two promotions in the world for great MMA action from start to finish...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about over 2 years ago 2,761 reads 11 comments

  19. UFC 145: Why Michael McDonald Will Continue His Rise Against Miguel Torres

    Michael "Mayday" McDonald has made a lot of noise in such a short time, and the scary thing about the 21-year-old's rise is not just that it's come in a short time, but that it's come within only one year...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about over 2 years ago 609 reads 0 comments

  20. UFC 145 Fight Card: Why Miguel Torres Will Beat Down Michael McDonald

    Miguel Angel Torres may be the last opponent some people expected to see lined up against fast-rising Michael "Mayday" McDonald, but others saw it coming...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about over 2 years ago 571 reads 0 comments

  21. UFC 145 Live Results and Analysis

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about over 2 years ago 19,647 reads 43 comments

  22. Gilbert Melendez: Will We Ever Know Just How Good He Is?

    With ten TKO wins, seven unanimous decision wins, a submission victory by punches, two clear wins over Tatsuya Kawajiri, a dominant five-round victory over Shinya Aoki and wins over ...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about over 2 years ago 1,331 reads 2 comments

  23. UFC: Has Chael Sonnen's Ability to Sell a Fight Become Tired?

    Chael Sonnen is seen as the pound-for-pound best trash-talker in MMA right now. but there's no question that his sound bytes have been tame as of late, even on UFC Tonight and on his Twitter ...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about over 2 years ago 4,718 reads 27 comments

  24. UFC on Fuel TV 2 Results: Great Event, Too Bad Nobody Saw It

    The UFC wanted to return to the airwaves in the way that only they know how, and they did it with UFC on Fuel TV 2 in Stockholm tonight...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about over 2 years ago 1,583 reads 7 comments

  25. UFC on Fuel TV 2: Live Results and Analysis

    UFC on Fuel TV 2 marks not only the debut of the promotion in Stockholm, Sweden, but also the return of the Ultimate Fighting Championship to the airwaves after almost a month off from live fight-card action...

    Dale De Souza Written by Dale De Souza about over 2 years ago 962 reads 2 comments