1. Frankie Edgar vs. BJ Penn III: What We Learned from Featherweight Tilt

    On Sunday night at the finale of Season 19 of The Ultimate Fighte r , former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar faced off against the man he took the title from, former lightweight and welterweight champion BJ Penn ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 4 days ago 12,859 reads 33 comments

  2. UFC 175 Results: Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort Early Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    On Saturday night, Chris Weidman stepped in the cage looking to defend his middleweight title against the former light heavyweight champion, Lyoto "The Dragon" Machida ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 5 days ago 6,094 reads 36 comments

  3. UFC 175: Recapping the Fight Night Bonuses

    On Saturday night, UFC 175 took place in Las Vegas, Nevada, featuring a middleweight title fight between Chris Weidman and Lyoto Machida , a women's bantamweight title fight between Ronda Rousey and Alexis Davis, and more...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 5 days ago 22,217 reads 14 comments

  4. UFC 175: Grades for Every Main Card Fighter

    On Saturday night, UFC 175 went down in Las Vegas, Nevada, with a main event featuring a middleweight title fight between Chris Weidman and former light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 5 days ago 7,856 reads 29 comments

  5. Ronda Rousey vs. Alexis Davis: What We Learned from Woman's Bantamweight Tilt

    On Saturday night at UFC 175, Ronda Rousey faced off against Alexis Davis in the co-main event with the women's bantamweight title on the line. In just sixteen seconds , Rousey scored a knockout victory...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 5 days ago 120,831 reads 277 comments

  6. UFC 175: Urijah Faber vs. Alex Caceres: What We Learned from Bantamweight Tilt

    On Saturday night at UFC 175 , former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber faced off against a veteran of Season 12 of The Ultimate Fighter , Alex Caceres...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 6 days ago 13,937 reads 22 comments

  7. Justin Gaethje vs. Nick Newell: What We Learned from Lightweight Title Fight

    On Saturday afternoon at WSOF 11, undefeated Justin Gaethje looked to defend his lightweight title against the also undefeated Nick Newell...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 6 days ago 6,913 reads 7 comments

  8. Frankie Edgar vs. BJ Penn III: Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    On Saturday, Chris Weidman will look to defend his middleweight title against Lyoto Machida, and Ronda Rousey will look to defend her title against Alexis Davis...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 8 days ago 8,841 reads 22 comments

  9. Benson Henderson and 6 Fighters Ready for Their Title Rematch

    When a fighter loses a title fight, he usually has to go back to the drawing board, see what went wrong and figure out how to come back stronger. Some are able to do that very well and get back in title contention quickly...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 9 days ago 2,052 reads 7 comments

  10. UFC 175: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    On Saturday night, the UFC middleweight title and women's bantamweight title are on the line in Las Vegas. The main event sees Lyoto Machida challenge Chris Weidman for the former, while Alexis Davis will challenge Ronda Rousey for the latter ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 9 days ago 8,414 reads 10 comments

  11. UFC Fight Night 43: 3 Fights for Jared Rosholt to Take Next

    At UFC Fight Night 43, Jared Rosholt faced off against Soa Palelei in a heavyweight fight in the co-main event. After three rounds, Rosholt was declared the winner by unanimous decision—30-27 on all scorecards...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 13 days ago 3,056 reads 8 comments

  12. UFC Fight Night 43: 3 Fights for James Te Huna to Take Next

    In the main event of UFC Fight Night 43, former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nate Marquardt squared off against James Te-Huna in the latter's home country of New Zealand...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 13 days ago 3,339 reads 11 comments

  13. 4 Best Fights for Georges St-Pierre's Return to Competition

    Georges St-Pierre is the former UFC welterweight champion and is one of the most dominant champions in UFC history. St-Pierre has held the title twice and defended it a total of nine times...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 16 days ago 11,489 reads 36 comments

  14. 15 Fighters Who Could Be UFC Champions by the End of the Year

    There are six title fights currently scheduled between now and the end of the year. That's six fighters who have a chance to achieve the ultimate goal of being a UFC champion...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 17 days ago 7,164 reads 28 comments

  15. The Most Prolific Submission Artists in Pride History

    When Pride Fighting Championships was an active organization, their rules for fighting on the ground were a little different than the Unified Rules that we know today. In Pride, fighters were able to use kicks and knees to grounded opponents...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 23 days ago 3,747 reads 18 comments

  16. Most Prolific Knockout Artists in Pride History

    Pride was a major MMA organization based in Japan that ran from 1997 to 2007. During those 10 years they had 68 events, six champions—five different champions—and seven tournaments...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 25 days ago 3,377 reads 3 comments

  17. UFC 174 Results: 3 Fights for Brendan Schaub to Take Next

    On Saturday night at UFC 174, Brendan Schaub faced off with the former UFC heavyweight champion, Andrei Arlovski. Schaub was ranked No. 14 coming into the fight, while Arlovski was making his first UFC appearance since 2008...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 26 days ago 1,070 reads 2 comments

  18. UFC 174 Results: 3 Fights for Ovince Saint Preux to Take Next

    On Saturday night at UFC 174 , Ovince Saint Preux faced off against Ryan Jimmo in the first fight on the pay-per-view card. Saint Preux had won all three of his UFC fights and won his last four dating back to Strikeforce...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 26 days ago 425 reads 5 comments

  19. Ryan Bader vs. Rafael Cavalcante: What We Learned from Light Heavyweight Tilt

    On Saturday night at UFC 174 , No. 9-ranked Ryan Bader faced off against No. 11-ranked Rafael Cavalcante, the former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion, to see who would continue to climb up the light heavyweight ladder...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 26 days ago 7,338 reads 14 comments

  20. UFC 174: Johnson vs. Bagautinov Round-by-Round Recap and Analysis

    On Saturday night at UFC 174 , Demetrious Johnson faced off against Ali Bagautinov in a flyweight title fight. Johnson was looking for his fourth straight defense, while Bagautinov was looking for his fourth straight win in the UFC...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 27 days ago 7,200 reads 30 comments

  21. UFC 174: 6 Fighters Making Their UFC Debuts

    On Saturday night the UFC makes its way to the Rogers Arena in Vancouver, Canada. UFC 174 features a flyweight title fight between Demetrious Johnson and Ali Bagautinov , a welterweight fight between Rory MacDonald and Tyron Woodley and much more.

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 28 days ago 637 reads 0 comments

  22. UFC 174: Ryan Bader vs. Rafael Cavalcante Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    On Saturday night at UFC 174, a key fight takes place in the light heavyweight division between The Ultimate Fighter Season 8 winner Ryan Bader and former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 28 days ago 364 reads 0 comments

  23. 4 Fighters Who Should Retire If They Lose 1 More Time

    You never want to see your favorite fighters retire, but there comes a time when it's clear that they need to hang up the gloves. Some fighters try to keep going and hang on too long...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 1 month ago 14,345 reads 40 comments

  24. Roy Nelson vs. Mark Hunt: An Early Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Later this year, the UFC will be going back to Japan for UFC Fight Night 52, and they're going to bring a great main event with them...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 1 month ago 7,740 reads 29 comments

  25. Chael Sonnen Fails Random Drug Test, Fight with Vitor Belfort Off

    UPDATE: Tuesday, June 10 at 6:30 p.m. ET Chael Sonnen appeared on America's Pregame on Fox Sports 1 and during his conversation with Mike Hill, he stated that he would appeal the decision of the Nevada State Athletic Commission...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 1 month ago 88,266 reads 427 comments