1. 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 ...

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  2. 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...

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  3. 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...

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  4. 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...

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  5. 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...

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  6. 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 1 month ago 16,127 reads 15 comments

  7. 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 ...

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  8. 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...

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  9. 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 1 month ago 13,453 reads 70 comments

  10. 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...

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  11. 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 ...

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  12. 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 1 month ago 1,029 reads 0 comments

  13. 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 ...

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  14. The Most Prolific Knockout Artists in UFC History

    Knockouts are probably the most fun thing to see in all of MMA . The fans burst out in cheers, and there is no more definitive end to a fight...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 1 month ago 8,345 reads 19 comments

  15. The Most Decision-Heavy Fighters in UFC History

    Decisions can sometimes be looked at with a negative stigma when it comes to MMA . Fighters who excessively earn decisions usually don't win the admiration of fans, although sometimes they do earn their walking papers...

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  16. A Look at the Top UFC Champs and Contenders on the Shelf with Injury

    Injuries have been a huge issue in the UFC over the past several years, with top contenders and champions dropping like flies. Dominick Cruz was forced to relinquish his title due to injury...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 2 months ago 9,666 reads 18 comments

  17. Examining the Progress of the Male Strikeforce Fighters Who Moved to the UFC

    Back in 2011, Zuffa, LLC, the parent company of the UFC, purchased Strikeforce. As soon as news broke, people began to speculate on what this would mean for the future of both organizations and for the fighters in them...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 2 months ago 1,215 reads 2 comments

  18. UFC 155 Results: Cain Velasquez & the Top 25 Pound-for-Pound Fighters in the UFC

    On Saturday night, Cain Velasquez showed that the first fight with Junior dos Santos didn't mean as much as we all thought it did. Velasquez completely dominated Dos Santos from bell to bell, earning scores of 50-45, 50-44 and 50-43...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about over 1 year ago 22,590 reads 127 comments

  19. Cain Velaquez: 5 Questions We Have About Cain Heading into UFC 155

    Tonight, Cain Velasquez will attempt to reclaim the heavyweight title that he lost to Junior dos Santos at UFC on Fox 1. Velasquez was knocked out in just over a minute, but came back resoundingly when he beat Antonio Silva at UFC 146...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about over 1 year ago 439 reads 3 comments

  20. UFC 155 Prediction: 4 Underdogs That Will Earn a Victory

    Tonight, UFC 155 goes down from Las Vegas, Nev. The main event features a heavyweight title fight between Junior dos Santos and Cain Velasquez. Also on the card are Alan Belcher, Tim Boetsch, Joe Lauzon, Jim Miller and more...

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  21. Dos Santos vs. Velasquez 2: Analyzing the Strengths of Cain Velasquez

    Tonight, Cain Velasquez will face off against Junior dos Santos in the main event of UFC 155 with the UFC heavyweight title on the line. Cain is a former heavyweight champion, as he won the title from Brock Lesnar at UFC 121...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about over 1 year ago 2,741 reads 4 comments

  22. Velasquez vs. Dos Santos 2: Cain Velasquez's 5 Finest Moments

    Tonight, Cain Velasquez will attempt to reclaim the heavyweight title from the man who beat him for it, Junior dos Santos. Velasquez has not had a very long career thus far...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about over 1 year ago 9,603 reads 5 comments

  23. Junior Dos Santos vs. Cain Velasquez: Final Preview and Prediction

    Tonight from Las Vegas, the UFC heavyweight title is on the line between Junior "Cigano" dos Santos, and the former champion, Cain Velasquez . Dos Santos and Velasquez have met before, at the first UFC on Fox card last November...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about over 1 year ago 4,841 reads 4 comments

  24. Dos Santos vs Velasquez: 5 Things to Watch for from Velasquez

    Tonight, Cain Velasquez will attempt to reclaim the heavyweight title from Junior "Cigano" dos Santos. Velasquez lost the title at the first-ever UFC on Fox event, and he has been on a mission to get it back ever since...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about over 1 year ago 2,525 reads 7 comments

  25. UFC 155 Fight Card: Final Breakdown of the Main Card Odds

    Tonight, from Las Vegas, Nevada, is the UFC's final event of the 2012 year, UFC 155 . The main card features three middleweight fights and six top competitors...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about over 1 year ago 3,797 reads 2 comments