1. Machida and Maynard: UFC's Shadowy Assassins

    Lyoto Machida has quickly become a big star in the UFC over the past year to the point that he is now legitimately considered one of the top P4P fighters in the sport...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about 5 years ago 427 reads 12 comments

  2. Matt Hughes Thinks GSP Is Boring, Not Impressed By His Performance

    Matt Hughes thinks Georges St. Pierre's fights are boring. On his blog, Hughes speaks about GSP's most recent fight stating, I would have to say the GSP/Alves fight was the most boring fight to watch...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about 5 years ago 1,799 reads 10 comments

  3. Jake Shields Seems to Only Care About Money

    Former EliteXC champion Jake Shields has a reputation as being the best welterweight fighter not currently signed with the UFC. After his fight with Paul Daley last year, Shields called out GSP and wanted to arrange a unification title match...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about 5 years ago 350 reads 25 comments

  4. Is Miguel Torres Overlooked in the MMA P4P Rankings?

    In my last article, I made the P4P case for Lyoto Machida. Today, I evaluate the credentials of the dominant bantamweight, Miguel Torres How can a guy who manages to play soccer for ...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about 5 years ago 398 reads 7 comments

  5. Lyoto Machida Breaks Open the P4P Rankings

    Since Fedor Emelianenko and Georges St-Pierre's resounding victories in January, all the p4p rankings appeared to be crystallizing. The consensus was this: Fedor Emelianenko, Georges St-Pierre, Anderson Silva—and then everyone else...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about 5 years ago 1,448 reads 27 comments

  6. The Birth Of Machida Karate

    It's been a few days since Lyoto Machida's clinical devastation of Rashad Evans, and since then, there's been a lot more interesting things to talk about as the UFC moves forward. A New Era This was not just any ordinary title win...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about 5 years ago 4,510 reads 13 comments

  7. Shogun Seeks Redemption Against The Iceman

    For those of you who may not pay attention to MMA outside of the UFC, the name Mauricio "Shogun" Rua, may not mean very much. "Shogun" came in to his UFC debut against Forrest Griffin, with a lot of hype...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 5 years ago 127 reads 0 comments

  8. Defending Dana White

    Dana White may have finally crossed the line. In his most recent video blog, White went on a three minute tirade about an article written by Loretta Hunt of Sherdog...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 5 years ago 137 reads 7 comments

  9. Why Fedor Emelianenko Is the Babe Ruth of MMA

    I dread family reunions. It's not that I don't like my extended family, or that I don't have anything in common with them...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 5 years ago 1,497 reads 30 comments

  10. Stevenson Vs Sanchez: 'Daddy' Has 'Nightmare'

    Remember Mario Lopez? Since his second place finish on 'Dancing with the Stars", Mario Lopez has fortunately gone back to obscurity, emerging only in "Saved By the Bell" re-runs. The UFC equivalent of Lopez, is likely Diego 'Nightmare' Sanchez...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 5 years ago 446 reads 2 comments

  11. Georges St. Pierre Needs to Beat Thiago Alves

    His last fight was billed as the biggest fight in mixed martial arts history, but it is this upcoming bout with Thiago Alves that will end up saying more about the legacy of Georges St. Pierre...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 5 years ago 1,420 reads 28 comments

  12. BJ Penn's Shattered Illusions, Continued Delusions

    Let me start by saying that this isn't another article about greasing. The fight between Georges St. Pierre and BJ Penn was rightly hyped as one of the biggest fights in the history of mixed martial arts...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 5 years ago 283 reads 7 comments

  13. Frank Mir Beats Antonio Nogueira: Anatomy of an Upset

    There were some MMA experts who accurately predicted the Mir upset over Nogueira. Few of them could have predicted that the fight would be so one-sided. From the moment the fight was announced, most experts seemed to heavily favor Nogueira...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 5 years ago 200 reads 1 comments

  14. Forrest Griffin vs. Rashad Evans: The Doppelgängers

    Rashad Evans and Forrest Griffin: two fighters who are so alike, yet so different. Their similarities are clear. Both fighters were winners of the TUF reality series. Both are hard working...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 5 years ago 392 reads 0 comments

  15. A Step Away from Anderson Silva, MMA Still in the Shadows

    This last Sunday, I was with my fight team to support one of our fighters. He was fighting at the only place that allows MMA in my province, an "indian reserve...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 5 years ago 310 reads 10 comments

  16. TUF Finale Report Card

    Top of the Class Efrain Escudero A++ Efrain Escudero flew under the radar for much of Season 8 of The Ultimate Fighter. This happened, despite relatively one-sided submission wins in all of his three fights on the show...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 5 years ago 337 reads 4 comments

  17. Should Fedor Quit Sambo?

    There's a big misconception about the reasons the UFC and Fedor Emelianenko didn't come to an agreement. For some reason, a lot of people think the problem was related to Fedor's insistence on competing in Sambo competitions...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 5 years ago 902 reads 24 comments

  18. Dana White Suffers Concussion, Works Out Deal With Fedor!

    The cold hostility between Fedor Emelianenko and the UFC is over! Dana White has agreed to sign Fedor to a whopping $7 million per fight contract whereby all of his fights will also be co-promoted with Affliction and M-1...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 5 years ago 1,572 reads 13 comments

  19. Dana White Vs The Crazy Russians

    I feel like this is the cold war or something. Why is Fedor Emelianenko, the undisputed best heavyweight in the world not fighting in the UFC? As has been the case for a long time, ...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 5 years ago 229 reads 10 comments

  20. GSP: The Prototype For The Future

    With MMA being so popular now, a lot of people are beginning to start talking about the long-term future of the sport. It has been concluded by many, that Georges St. Pierre (GSP), is the prototype for the future of mma...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 5 years ago 79 reads 6 comments

  21. St. Pierre Vs. Penn: Just Enjoy It

    So there's a lot of people out there, who are a little annoyed about the GSP Penn fight. The reason that they are annoyed though, has little to do with the prospect of the fight itself...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 5 years ago 968 reads 5 comments

  22. Dana White's "The Art Of War"

    Sun Tzu once wrote, "It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of war that can thoroughly understand the profitable ways of carrying it on...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about over 5 years ago 171 reads -2 comments

  23. Anderson Silva, Chuck Liddell, and The Chewbacca Defense: UFC

    The recent, yet widespread rumor is that the February UFC 95 event will be headlined by a 205lb bout between Chuck Liddell and Anderson Silva. "Ladies and gentlemen of this supposed jury...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about almost 6 years ago 914 reads 4 comments

  24. Couture Passes Torch To Lesnar

    Whether you love Lesnar, or just love to hate Lesnar, it appears that he is here to stay in the UFC heavyweight division...

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about almost 6 years ago 539 reads 8 comments

  25. EliteXC Aftermath

    The big news in MMA today is that EliteXC and ProElite, are going out of business this friday. It appears that the much-publicized financial woes, and the pressure of the Kimbo Slice-Petruzelli fiasco were too much for the 22 month old promotion to bear.

    Darren Wong Written by Darren Wong about almost 6 years ago 109 reads 3 comments