1. 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 505 reads 3 comments

  2. 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 over 1 year ago 928 reads 4 comments

  3. 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 2,792 reads 4 comments

  4. 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 9,644 reads 5 comments

  5. 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 4,919 reads 4 comments

  6. 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 2,565 reads 7 comments

  7. 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 3,823 reads 2 comments

  8. 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 over 1 year ago 4,953 reads 28 comments

  9. 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 almost 2 years ago 3,561 reads 11 comments

  10. 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 almost 2 years ago 4,428 reads 21 comments

  11. 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 almost 2 years ago 3,953 reads 32 comments

  12. 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 almost 2 years ago 5,876 reads 28 comments

  13. 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 almost 2 years ago 1,493 reads 9 comments

  14. 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 almost 2 years ago 8,346 reads 53 comments

  15. 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 almost 2 years ago 2,940 reads 12 comments

  16. 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 almost 2 years ago 25,333 reads 105 comments

  17. 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 almost 2 years ago 3,055 reads 6 comments

  18. UFC 156: Alistair Overeem vs. Antonio Silva Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal , Alistair Overeem is expected to return to the Octagon at UFC 156 and face off against an opponent he was previously linked to in Strikeforce in Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about almost 2 years ago 398 reads 33 comments

  19. Report: Alistair Overeem to Face Bigfoot Silva at UFC 156

    Many expected that UFC heavyweight contender, Alistair Overeem, would be in line for an immediate title shot upon his return from a nine-month suspension...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about almost 2 years ago 13,881 reads 69 comments

  20. 25 UFC Fights That Should Have Happened in 2012

    As an MMA fan, you certainly know how devastated the UFC was by injuries this year. There was a card cancelled, countless cards reshuffled and countless fights moved, postponed or flat-out changed...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about almost 2 years ago 587 reads 17 comments

  21. UFC on Fuel TV 6: Which Fighter Has the Most to Lose?

    On Saturday morning—yes, morning—the UFC will bring the Octagon to China for the first time in the history of the organization for UFC on Fuel TV 6...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about almost 2 years ago 466 reads 1 comments

  22. Bryan Caraway Replaces T.J. Dillashaw Against Mike Easton

    Another day, another injury in the UFC. This time it's T.J. Dillashaw , who was set to face off against Mike Easton at UFC on Fox 5 in December...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about almost 2 years ago 675 reads 5 comments

  23. John Maguire Replaces Besam Yousef Against Matt Riddle

    Originally, a welterweight matchup at UFC 154 was to feature Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson facing off against Besam Yousef . However, that fight has now changed drastically...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about almost 2 years ago 497 reads 4 comments

  24. World Series of Fighting Announces Date for Next Card

    On Saturday night, the World Series of Fighting made its debut, and it went down as a total success. Highly regarded kickboxer Tyrone Spong made his MMA debut, and he won it with a "walk-off" knockout in the first round...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about almost 2 years ago 556 reads 0 comments

  25. UFC 153 Delivers Best PPV Numbers for UFC Brazil Events

    The UFC went back to Brazil for UFC 153 , which featured middleweight champion Anderson Silva moving back up to light heavyweight for a fight against The Ultimate Fighter alumni Stephan Bonnar ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about almost 2 years ago 2,005 reads 10 comments