1. Jon Jones Has Good Reasons To Be Confused

    In professional sports, it's often said that there are no acceptable excuses. For example, when a fighter takes dietary supplements, they are responsible for any banned substances they ingest, even if the banned substances aren't listed ingredients...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 410 reads 10 comments

  2. Hershel Walker Set To Fight Gordie Howe: Dana White Responds

    47 year old former NFL star Herschel Walker created a big stir when he signed to compete in MMA for the Strikeforce organization...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 3,836 reads 56 comments

  3. Why Marcus Jones Should Retire from MMA

    Marcus Jones was one of the biggest redeeming features on what was an otherwise mediocre season of the The Ultimate Fighter reality show this season. Jones came off as a likable and fascinating character...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 146 reads 6 comments

  4. Analyzing the Jon Jones Situation

    Despite losing due to a disqualification, Jon Jones keeps on impressing people. While his disqualification will end up being little more than an admonition, Jones' actions are a sign that he still needs experience...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 1,444 reads 49 comments

  5. Vitor Belfort vs. Nate Marquardt: A True No.1 Contender Bout

    It's been recently reported that Vitor Belfort has been offered a No. 1 contender bout with Nate Marquardt. If it happens, this will be a great stylistic fight, and I feel the need to celebrate it just a little bit...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 686 reads 14 comments

  6. The Sexiest Female MMA Fighters

    I know what you're thinking! Writing a B/R article on "The Hottest Women In Martial Arts" is a cheap tactic to try to get internet hits and improve one's writer ranking...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 10,412 reads 6 comments

  7. Forrest Griffin Vs. Tito Ortiz 3: The Unnecessary Rubber Match

    Following the entertaining rematch between Tito Ortiz and Forrest Griffin, talk quickly turned toward a rubber match between the two marketable stars...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 1,960 reads 4 comments

  8. Giving Paulo Thiago His Due

    After UFC 106, I've got to say that I'm just a little bit of a Paulo Thiago fan. Sometimes I think that I'm the only one, and that is a tragedy...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 1,850 reads 18 comments

  9. Roger Federer Still Doesn't Like Andy Murray

    Juan Martin Del Potro defeated Roger Federer today in order to advance to the WTF semifinals, but it wasn't Del Potro who made a statement in this match. It was Federer. Federer's statement? He still doesn't like Andy Murray...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 2,651 reads 33 comments

  10. Forrest Griffin vs. Tito Ortiz Controversy: This Time the Joke Is on Us!

    The UFC has now had three consecutive controversial decisions in main events. In the first two controversial decisions, nearly everybody involved has been blamed. This time, the joke is on us...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 2,718 reads 29 comments

  11. Josh Koscheck: UFC's Welterweight Heel

    Fans love to hate Josh Koscheck. The reasons people have for disliking the perennial welterweight contender go all the way back to the first season of The Ultimate Fighter, where he made life miserable for Chris Leben...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 866 reads 22 comments

  12. Weighing In on the MMA Judging Debate

    After Randy Couture's victory over Brandon Vera, Joe Rogan stated that he believes that there is a serious problem with judging in MMA. Yet while the result of the Couture vs...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 1,089 reads 22 comments

  13. Jake Shields vs. Cung Le: Duck-Off

    Jake Shields wasted little time after his latest victory before calling out Cung Le. According to Shields, Le is afraid of fighting him, and should have fought him instead of returning against Scott Smith...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 767 reads 14 comments

  14. Fedor Emelianenko vs. Brett Rogers: Aftershocks

    In the end, Fedor did what Fedor does: He won. In fact, all of the favorites on the main card were victorious in this Strikeforce event on CBS. However, the results alone don't tell the full story of the night...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 1,966 reads 10 comments

  15. "The Invincible Fedor Emelianenko" Exposed In Strikeforce Debut

    In the buildup to his Strikeforce debut, Fedor was being pitched as the greatest fighter in Mixed Martial Arts history. He was supposed to be an invincible machine, and a man with no weaknesses...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 1,400 reads 79 comments

  16. MMA's Linear Champions

    This Saturday, Strikeforce's main event features the top heavyweight fighter in world, Fedor Emelianenko. But, Fedor isn't fighting for the Strikeforce title. Alistair Overeem has that belt...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 2,323 reads 18 comments

  17. The Anti-UFC Rankings Bias

    UFC President Dana White has often said that the media guys who do the rankings are against him. Of course there are some cases, like the case of Fedor, where Dana White's comments seem silly...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 1,177 reads 42 comments

  18. Dan Henderson's Departure Doesn't Worry the UFC

    Dan Henderson will be getting an offer from Strikeforce this week, according to Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker. Henderson is considered to be the best current free agent in MMA, so he would unquestionably be a good pickup for Strikeforce...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 2,121 reads 25 comments

  19. Why We Need to Support MMA Judge Cecil Peoples

    The fight between Lyoto Machida and Shogun Rua was a very close fight. While I've tried to shed some light on the scoring of the fight, to show how close and competitive it was, at this point, I don't even care about that anymore...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 785 reads 35 comments

  20. Chael Sonnen: Not the Guy To Beat Anderson Silva

    It's been some time since UFC 104, so hopefully we've all got the Lyoto/Shogun decision digested enough that we can start talking about other things. Intelligent things I hope. That means not talking about the title chances for Chael Sonnen...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 521 reads 5 comments

  21. Josh Koscheck Vs. Anthony Johnson for UFC 106?

    * This article now has updates as of 12:30 PM on October 28th. Updates at bottom* According to Josh Koscheck's twitter account, Koscheck has now been penned in for the co-main event of UFC 106...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 246 reads 3 comments

  22. Don't Cry for Shogun Rua—He'll Be Just Fine

    To say that people are upset about the decision for the main even of UFC 104 would be a great understatement. Some people are utterly outraged by what they see as being an abortion of justice...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 415 reads 3 comments

  23. Anthony Johnson Ready for Super-Welterweight Title Shot

    Anthony Johnson's attempt to defy the laws of physics came to a jarring halt at 176 lbs. Considering he started his cut a few months ago at 220 lbs, even that was impressive...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 529 reads 5 comments

  24. Lyoto Machida vs. Mauricio Shogun: Machida Did More Than You Think

    Let me start off by saying that I think the Machida vs. Shogun fight was very close. However, I don't really think that either fighter really did enough to earn a decisive decision...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 4,672 reads 89 comments

  25. UFC 104: Mauricio Rua Wasn't Robbed

    MMA fans have been chattering nonstop about the result of the main event last night in which Lyoto Machida won a unanimous decision over Mauricio "Shogun" Rua at UFC 104...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 4 years ago 784 reads 7 comments