1. 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 7 months ago 4,186 reads 6 comments

  2. 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 7 months ago 1,399 reads 1 comments

  3. 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 7 months ago 477 reads 0 comments

  4. 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 7 months ago 10,538 reads 19 comments

  5. 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...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 8 months ago 6,666 reads 7 comments

  6. 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 8 months ago 9,882 reads 18 comments

  7. 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 8 months ago 1,304 reads 2 comments

  8. 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 almost 2 years ago 22,720 reads 127 comments

  9. 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 almost 2 years ago 560 reads 3 comments

  10. 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...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about almost 2 years ago 978 reads 4 comments

  11. 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 almost 2 years ago 2,827 reads 4 comments

  12. 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 almost 2 years ago 9,681 reads 5 comments

  13. 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 almost 2 years ago 4,981 reads 4 comments

  14. 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 almost 2 years ago 2,618 reads 7 comments

  15. 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 almost 2 years ago 3,878 reads 2 comments

  16. UFC's Rising Prospects from 2012

    Every year in MMA , new prospects rise and shine on the brightest stages that the sport has to offer. In 2012, we've seen the rise of a number of prospects. Some are working their way towards title shots, and others have already earned them...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about almost 2 years ago 5,005 reads 28 comments

  17. UFC on FX 6: Hector Lombard vs. Rousimar Palhares Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    This Friday night, one of the two current seasons of The Ultimate Fighter will come to an end at UFC on FX 6 ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 2 years ago 3,599 reads 11 comments

  18. Gegard Mousasi vs. Shogun Rua: Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Just a few weeks ago, Gegard Mousasi , the former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion, said that he would be interested in fighting former Pride and UFC champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 2 years ago 4,568 reads 21 comments

  19. UFC on FOX 5 Results: The Top 25 Pound-for-Pound Fighters in the UFC

    On Saturday night, several of the top 25 pound-for-pound fighters were in action looking to move further up the ranks. In the main event, Benson Henderson defended his lightweight title against Nate Diaz by unanimous decision...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 2 years ago 3,970 reads 32 comments

  20. UFC on FOX 5 Results: Top 10 Light Heavyweights in the UFC

    On Saturday night, the co-main event of UFC on Fox 5 featured a light heavyweight matchup with serious title implications. Alexander "The Mauler" Gustafsson took on the former UFC light heavyweight champion, Mauricio "Shogun" Rua...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 2 years ago 5,930 reads 28 comments

  21. Bellator Fighting Championships Announces Title Fight Rematch Clause

    Just a little over a year ago, Eddie Alvarez put his Bellator lightweight title on the line against Michael Chandler. In a fight that turned into a fight-of-the-year candidate, Chandler submitted Alvarez in the fourth round...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 2 years ago 1,506 reads 9 comments

  22. 8 Sleeper Picks Who Will Contend for UFC Titles in 2013

    Sometimes, the next title contenders are obvious in a division. Take heavyweight for example: After Junior dos Santos and Cain Velasquez do battle, if Alistair Overeem is victorious ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 2 years ago 8,398 reads 53 comments

  23. UFC 155: Yushin Okami vs. Alan Belcher Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    The UFC's annual New Years card is shaping up to be one of the best in recent memory. In the main event, Junior dos Santos will put his heavyweight title on the line against a previous opponent, Cain Velasquez...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 2 years ago 2,956 reads 12 comments

  24. UFC 154 Results: GSP and the Top 25 Pound-for-Pound Fighters in the UFC

    On Saturday night, Georges St-Pierre stepped back into the Octagon for the first time in more than a year to take on the interim welterweight champion, Carlos Condit ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 2 years ago 25,402 reads 105 comments

  25. TUF 16 Finale: Roy Nelson vs. Matt Mitrione Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Just the other day, it was announced that Shane Carwin had been forced to pull out of his upcoming fight on The Ultimate Fighter 16: Finale against Roy Nelson . One day later, a replacement has been named ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 2 years ago 3,126 reads 6 comments