1. UFC 146: Junior Dos Santos vs. Frank Mir Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    At UFC 146 , the heavyweight title will be on the line in the main event of the evening, as the current champion, Junior "Cigano" dos Santos, will face off against the former champion, Frank Mir ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about over 2 years ago 12,003 reads 64 comments

  2. UFC 146: Cain Velasquez vs. Antonio Silva Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    At UFC 146 , the former UFC heavyweight champion, Cain Velasquez, will face off against Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva, who is one of four men to defeat Fedor...

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  3. UFC 146: Roy Nelson vs. Gabriel Gonzaga Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    At UFC 146 , there will be a battle of big BJJ black belts—awesome alliteration, eh?—as Roy "Big Country" Nelson will face off against Gabriel "Napao" Gonzaga...

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  4. UFC 146: Stipe Miocic vs. Shane Del Rosario Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    At UFC 146, we have one of the best fights of upcoming heavyweight prospects, as former Strikeforce fighter Shane del Rosario faces off against Stipe Miocic...

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  5. UFC 146: Mark Hunt vs. Stefan Struve Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC 146 has gone through a lot of changes in the past few weeks. Every fight on the main card was changed—except one. The fans tried to get it changed, but proved unable, as Mark Hunt was not given the title shot against Junior dos Santos...

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  6. UFC 147: Recapping the News from Presser with Anderson Silva and Chael Sonnen

    On Tuesday morning, Dana White , Chael Sonnen and the middleweight champion Anderson Silva were all in Brazil for a press conference about UFC 147...

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  7. Jon Jones and the Top 10 Light Heavyweights in the UFC

    Jon Jones has proven all the hype to be true. It's been said after his last four wins that he has lived up to expectations. At this point, though, people can no longer deny the immensity of what he has done...

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  8. UFC 145 Results: Rory MacDonald and the Top 10 Welterweights in the UFC

    At UFC 145 , Rory MacDonald did exactly what everyone expected him to do—he took the fight to the ground and finished Che Mills...

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  9. UFC 145 Results: Michael McDonald and the Top 10 Bantamweights in the UFC

    On Saturday night, Michael McDonald proved that all the hype is for real, as he knocked out the former WEC bantamweight champion Miguel Torres. McDonald is now 5-0 in the WEC and UFC, and he has earned three finishes and two fight-night bonuses...

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  10. UFC 145 Results: What's Next for Michael McDonald?

    On the main card of UFC 145 , Michael McDonald faced off against the former WEC bantamweight champion, Miguel Torres...

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  11. UFC 145 Results: What's Next for Mark 'The Machine' Hominick?

    On Saturday night, on the main card of UFC 145 , Mark Hominick dropped a split decision to Eddie Yagin in a featherweight matchup...

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  12. UFC 145 Results: Travis Browne and the Top 10 Heavyweights in the UFC

    What a performance from Travis Browne. He came out guns blazing, and—at 6'7", 260 pounds—hit Chad Griggs with a double flying knee that started it all off...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about over 2 years ago 1,260 reads 3 comments

  13. UFC 145 Results: What's Next for Stephen 'Wonderboy' Thompson?

    On the FX portion of UFC 145 , Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson faced off against "The Immortal" Matt Brown in a welterweight battle that saw both fighters have opportunities to finish the fight...

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  14. UFC 145 Results: What We Learned from Chris Clements vs. Keith Wisniewski

    On the preliminary Facebook card of UFC 145 in Atlanta, Georgia, Chris Clements faced off against Keith Wisniewski in the welterweight division. Clements pulled off the split-decision victory, and it certainly was an entertaining fight...

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  15. UFC 145: What a Rashad Evans Win over Jon Jones Means for the LHW Division

    In just a few hours, Rashad Evans will attempt to regain the UFC light heavyweight title by defeating the champion, Jon "Bones" Jones...

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  16. UFC 145 Results: Final Prediction for Jon Jones vs. Rashad Evans

    In just a few hours, light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and former light heavyweight champion, and Jones' former training partner, Rashad Evans will finally face off in a fight that has been more than a year in the making...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about over 2 years ago 2,521 reads 1 comments

  17. Playing Six Degrees of Separation with Some of MMA's Biggest Stars

    MMA math. We've all done it at one point or another. But have you ever taken two fighters who appear to be completely unrelated and attempted to connect them? In this slideshow ...

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  18. UFC 145: Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson: Hype or Substance?

    This Saturday, the UFC Light Heavyweight Title is on the line, as Jon Jones will attempt to make his third title defense against the former champion, Rashad Evans. That fight is getting the most attention of any fight on the entire card...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about over 2 years ago 2,917 reads 14 comments

  19. UFC 148: Why Demian Maia's Move to Welterweight Is the Right Decision

    Demian Maia is arguably the best Brazilian Jiu Jitsu practitioner in MMA today. He started his career 11-0 and had eight submission victories in that time...

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  20. UFC and MMA History: Where Are the Gracies Now?

    If it were not for the Gracie family, the UFC might not exist today, and MMA would likely not be what it is today. Rorion Gracie helped found the UFC, and Royce helped put jiu-jitsu on the map as he won UFC 1, 2 and 4...

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  21. Jon Jones: 5 Reasons Why Building the UFC Franchise Around Him Is Brilliant

    Jon Jones is the light heavyweight champion of the UFC and the first one to defend the belt more than once in over five years...

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  22. UFC 146: If Roy Nelson Loses to Antonio Silva, Should UFC Cut Him?

    At UFC 146 , the UFC will have it's first ever all heavyweight Pay Per View card. The main event features the heavyweight title fight between Junior dos Santos and Alistair Overeem...

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  23. Hector Lombard: How Would the Bellator Middleweight Champion Fare in the UFC?

    Hector Lombard is the current middleweight champion in Bellator Fighting Championships. He is also the CFC middleweight champ and a former Olympic judoka . Did I mention he's undefeated in his past 25 fights? Because he is...

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  24. 4 Fighters Who Would Love a Shot at Chael Sonnen

    It's official . Chael Sonnen will face off against Anderson Silva for the middleweight title at UFC 147 in Brazil...

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  25. 8 UFC Fighters Whose Next Fight Should Be Their Last

    There will always come a time for a fighter to retire. Some go out the way that Chuck Liddell did, suffering multiple (brutal) losses in a row...

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