1. 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 1 month ago 122,042 reads 277 comments

  2. 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 1 month ago 14,435 reads 22 comments

  3. 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 1 month ago 7,611 reads 7 comments

  4. 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 1 month ago 9,182 reads 22 comments

  5. 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...

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  6. 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 1 month ago 8,487 reads 10 comments

  7. 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...

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  8. 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 1 month ago 3,427 reads 11 comments

  9. 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 1 month ago 12,082 reads 36 comments

  10. 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 7,229 reads 28 comments

  11. 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 2 months ago 3,803 reads 18 comments

  12. 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 2 months ago 3,428 reads 3 comments

  13. 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 2 months ago 1,466 reads 2 comments

  14. 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 2 months ago 489 reads 5 comments

  15. 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 2 months ago 7,458 reads 14 comments

  16. 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 2 months ago 7,265 reads 30 comments

  17. 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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  18. 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 2 months ago 450 reads 0 comments

  19. 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 2 months ago 14,416 reads 40 comments

  20. 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 2 months ago 8,879 reads 26 comments

  21. 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 2 months ago 88,402 reads 427 comments

  22. 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 2 months ago 1,252 reads 2 comments

  23. 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 2 months ago 7,643 reads 20 comments

  24. 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 3 months ago 792 reads 0 comments

  25. 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 3 months ago 2,582 reads 11 comments