1. 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 1 month ago 7,205 reads 28 comments

  2. 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...

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  3. 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...

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  4. 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...

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  5. 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 1 month ago 450 reads 5 comments

  6. 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 1 month ago 7,390 reads 14 comments

  7. 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 1 month ago 7,232 reads 30 comments

  8. 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.

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  9. 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 ...

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  10. 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 14,381 reads 40 comments

  11. 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 8,414 reads 29 comments

  12. 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 88,345 reads 427 comments

  13. UFC 174: 5 Prelim Fighters Worth Keeping an Eye On

    On Saturday, the UFC heads to Vancouver, Canada, for UFC 174. The main event features a flyweight title fight between Demetrious Johnson and Ali Bagautinov ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 1 month ago 1,241 reads 2 comments

  14. UFC 174: Is Andrei Arlovski One-and-Done If He Loses?

    Nine years ago, Andrei Arlovski became the interim UFC heavyweight champion by defeating Tim Sylvia in just 47 seconds. In his next fight, he defended the interim title by knocking out Justin Eilers in just over four minutes...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 1 month ago 7,603 reads 20 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 42: 5 Prelim Fighters Worth Keeping Tabs on

    On Saturday, the UFC will make its way to the home of Walter White — Albuquerque, New Mexico — for UFC Fight Night 42: Henderson vs. Khabilov...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 1 month ago 755 reads 0 comments

  16. Matt Brown vs. Robbie Lawler: An Early Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    In just over a month, Matt Brown and Robbie Lawler will face off with a shot at the welterweight title on the line. Both of these guys are outstanding fighters, and each has had a significant career resurgence in the past two years...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 1 month ago 2,586 reads 11 comments

  17. The 25 Most Successful Veterans of The Ultimate Fighter

    There have been 24 iterations of The Ultimate Fighter since the first season in 2005, and there have been hundreds and hundreds of fighters who have made it to the house...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 1 month ago 12,847 reads 18 comments

  18. The 20 Best UFC Fights Remaining in 2014

    We are still less than halfway through the year, but it has been a solid one thus far in the MMA community. Countless knockouts and submissions, Fight of the Year contenders and two new champions in the UFC...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 2 months ago 16,201 reads 15 comments

  19. UFC 175: Chael Sonnen vs. Vitor Belfort Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Wanderlei Silva was forced Wednesday to pull out of his fight (per Brazilian site Combate via Matt Erickson of MMAJunkie.com ) with Chael Sonnen. Instead of Sonnen facing off against Silva, he will instead get to fight Vitor Belfort ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 2 months ago 8,595 reads 12 comments

  20. Jon Jones Has Not Accepted Rematch with Alexander Gustafsson

    Jon Jones last fought at UFC 172 in April, defeating Glover Teixeira by unanimous decision. It marked Jones' 11th straight win and seventh consecutive title defense...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 2 months ago 15,672 reads 191 comments

  21. Alistair Overeem Looking to Return to the UFC in September

    Alistair Overeem is ready to get back in the Octagon, and he knows when and where he wants to do it. Overeem has requested a spot on UFC Fight Night 51 on Sept...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 2 months ago 13,524 reads 70 comments

  22. How Past TUF Winners Are Faring in Today's MMA

    In 2005, the UFC had its first season of its reality show, The Ultimate Fighter . In the nine years since, there have been 23 iterations of the show, with the 24th currently on TV...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 2 months ago 17,582 reads 13 comments

  23. Tito Ortiz vs. Alexander Shlemenko: Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    On Saturday night, Bellator will have its first-ever pay-per-view, featuring an interim lightweight title fight, a light heavyweight grudge match between Quinton "Rampage" Jackson ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 months ago 3,826 reads 6 comments

  24. Bellator 120: Keys to Victory for Rampage Jackson

    On Saturday night, Bellator will have its first-ever pay-per-view, featuring an interim lightweight title fight between Michael Chandler and Will Brooks and a main event pitting Quinton "Rampage" Jackson against Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 months ago 1,102 reads 0 comments

  25. Bellator 120: Keys to Victory for 'King Mo' Lawal

    On Saturday night, Bellator will have its first-ever pay-per-view, featuring an interim lightweight title fight between Michael Chandler and Will Brooks and a main event pitting Quinton "Rampage" Jackson against Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 3 months ago 301 reads 0 comments