1. Jon Jones: 5 Reasons Why Building the UFC Franchise Around Him Is Brilliant

    Jon Jones is the light heavyweight champion of the UFC and the first one to defend the belt more than once in over five years...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about almost 3 years ago 1,887 reads 24 comments

  2. UFC 146: If Roy Nelson Loses to Antonio Silva, Should UFC Cut Him?

    At UFC 146 , the UFC will have it's first ever all heavyweight Pay Per View card. The main event features the heavyweight title fight between Junior dos Santos and Alistair Overeem...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about almost 3 years ago 1,801 reads 7 comments

  3. Hector Lombard: How Would the Bellator Middleweight Champion Fare in the UFC?

    Hector Lombard is the current middleweight champion in Bellator Fighting Championships. He is also the CFC middleweight champ and a former Olympic judoka . Did I mention he's undefeated in his past 25 fights? Because he is...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 1,460 reads 8 comments

  4. 4 Fighters Who Would Love a Shot at Chael Sonnen

    It's official . Chael Sonnen will face off against Anderson Silva for the middleweight title at UFC 147 in Brazil...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 5,880 reads 15 comments

  5. 8 UFC Fighters Whose Next Fight Should Be Their Last

    There will always come a time for a fighter to retire. Some go out the way that Chuck Liddell did, suffering multiple (brutal) losses in a row...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 4,488 reads 11 comments

  6. UFC Middleweight Fighter, Demian Maia, Announces Move to Welterweight Division

    Demian Maia was last seen in action at UFC on Fox 2, where he dropped a unanimous decision to up-and-comer Chris Weidman. In that fight, Maia looked lackluster, and didn't appear to have much to offer against Weidman...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 467 reads 3 comments

  7. 5 Reasons Ian McCall Will Defeat Demetrious Johnson in Their Rematch

    Think back to the last UFC event on March 3. It had Joseph Benavidez knock out Yasuhiro Urushitani. It had Martin Kampmann submit Thiago Alves and it had the Ian McCall and Demetrious Johnson fight get called a majority decision...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 2,525 reads 12 comments

  8. Ranking the 8 Bellator Middleweight Tournament Competitors

    This Saturday, the Bellator season-six middleweight tournament kicks off, featuring eight fighters who many people may not have heard of. However, just because you haven't heard of them doesn't mean they aren't good fighters...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 959 reads 1 comments

  9. UFC Heavyweight Roy Nelson Sets Stipulations for Drop to Light Heavyweight

    Roy "Big Country" Nelson is a fighter who certainly lives up to his nickname. For a long time, Nelson would weigh in at the heavyweight limit of 265, and it wasn't a Brock Lesnar 265...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 3,220 reads 15 comments

  10. B/R MMA Official Rankings for March: The Top 10 Lightweights in MMA

    It was a big month in MMA for the lightweights, as the title was on the line in Japan at UFC 144 and Benson Henderson took on Frankie Edgar. In an incredibly close fight, Henderson got the decision over Edgar and won the UFC title...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 2,390 reads 13 comments

  11. Strikeforce Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Rousey vs. Tate

    We had a second straight night of MMA action tonight, following UFC on FX 2, as Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey went down in Columbus, Ohio. The card featured several former champs looking to make their way back into title contention...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 24,887 reads 24 comments

  12. UFC: Diego Sanchez Should Return to Lightweight

    Diego Sanchez is one of the best fighters to ever come out of The Ultimate Fighter . Sanchez was featured on season one of The Ultimate Fighter , and he won the show in the middleweight division when he defeated Kenny Florian...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 1,731 reads 5 comments

  13. UFC on FX 2: Who Is in Danger of Being Cut?

    Tonight, the UFC is in Australia for its 200th event, as UFC on FX 2 goes down from Sydney, Australia. The main event features a welterweight matchup between Thiago "Pitbull" Alves and Martin "The Hitman" Kampmann...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 3,318 reads 1 comments

  14. UFC 144 Results: The Top 25 Pound-for-Pound Fighters in the UFC

    What a crazy night of fights we had on Saturday. In what is undoubtedly the most stacked card yet this year, we had a seven-fight main card, featuring almost all top 10 fighters in six different divisions...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 6,508 reads 51 comments

  15. UFC 144 Results: Mark Hunt and the Top 10 Heavyweights in the UFC

    On Saturday night, Mark Hunt continued his incredible UFC story, as he knocked out Cheick Kongo in the first round and won his third straight UFC bout...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 2,982 reads 20 comments

  16. UFC 144 Results: Ryan Bader and the Top 10 Light Heavyweights in the UFC

    On Saturday night, Quinton "Rampage" Jackson made his return to the Octagon and got to fight in Japan, where he became famous in Pride so many years ago...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 5,312 reads 10 comments

  17. UFC 144 Results: Tim Boetsch and the Top 10 Middleweights in the UFC

    On Saturday night, Yushin Okami was five minutes away from victory, and five minutes away from proving that he is the No. 3 middleweight in the world. In 54 seconds, that all changed...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 1,251 reads 10 comments

  18. UFC 144 Results: Jake Shields and the Top 10 Welterweights in the UFC

    On Saturday, Jake Shields returned to the Octagon to face off against Yoshihiro Akiyama, who was making his debut in the welterweight division...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 1,970 reads 11 comments

  19. UFC 144 Results: Benson Henderson and the Top 10 Lightweights in the UFC

    On Saturday night, the lightweight title was on the line between Frankie "The Answer" Edgar, and the former WEC lightweight champion, Benson "Smooth" Henderson...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 3,646 reads 15 comments

  20. UFC 144 Results: Hatsu Hioki and the Top 10 Featherweights in the UFC

    On Saturday night, there were an insane number of top-10 fighters in almost every division in action, and that includes the featherweight division...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 759 reads 2 comments

  21. UFC 144 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Edgar vs. Henderson

    On Saturday, there was a great night of fights that went down in Japan. For the first time in more than a decade, the UFC returned to Japan, and they brought an incredible card with them...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 6,453 reads 7 comments

  22. UFC 144 Fight Card: The 10 Best Cards Contested Outside North America

    This Saturday, the UFC will be bringing one of the best cards in history to Japan for UFC 144 . The lightweight title will be on the line with Frankie Edgar against Benson Henderson, ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 2,806 reads 4 comments

  23. Top 25 UFC Fighters: Pre-Zuffa Edition

    There once was a time before Dana White was the president of the UFC, when Lorenzo Fertitta was not the head honcho and where fighters fought multiple times in a single night...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 6,456 reads 12 comments

  24. UFC 144: Who Is Fighting for Their Job?

    This Saturday, UFC 144 goes down from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. This is one of the most stacked cards in recent memory, and perhaps one of the best cards ever put on in UFC history...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 4,631 reads 8 comments

  25. 25 UFC Fighters and the Entrance Songs They Should Use

    Everybody knows that fighters have music playing when they make their walk to the Octagon. Some fighters use the music to get amped up for the battle they're about to have...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 years ago 4,785 reads 17 comments