1. UFC Fight Night Results: 5 Fights for Lorenz Larkin

    Lorenz Larkin looked fantastic with his win over Santiago Ponzinibbio at UFC Fight Night 70—so much so that he was able to walk out with a performance bonus of $50,000 ...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 4 days ago 7,390 reads 27 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night Results: 5 Fights for Yoel Romero

    Yoel Romero has established himself as a true contender at middleweight. After his smashing of Lyoto Machida, he will be pushed higher up the rankings and closer to a potential title shot if he keeps this momentum going...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 4 days ago 12,396 reads 81 comments

  3. More Trainers Should Follow Trevor Wittman's Example and Stop Fights

    In combat sports, coaches and corner men have an important job. Their duty is not only to instruct the fighter leading up to the contest but to keep him calm, focused and safe during the battle...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 8 days ago 3,669 reads 10 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 69: 5 Fights for Joanna Jedrzejczyk

    Joanna Jedrzejczyk put a beating on Jessica Penne during their UFC Fight Pass main event. The way she dominated that bout with her striking is exactly what fight fans like to see...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 11 days ago 16,714 reads 29 comments

  5. Are Prospects Dimming for a Georges St-Pierre Return?

    Ask any contingent of mixed martial arts fans who is the greatest of all time and one name will come up in the conversation at some point in time: Georges St-Pierre. The welterweight kingpin reigned over the division for nearly 10 years...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 14 days ago 17,617 reads 75 comments

  6. The Light Heavyweight Division Could Use 1 More Run from Rashad Evans

    It is easy to forget an athlete in the world in professional sports. One bad year or an injury can remove him from the conversation of who is the best in his field. Former light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans is in such a position...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 16 days ago 3,865 reads 15 comments

  7. UFC 188: Grades for All the Main Card Fighters

    Mixed martial arts has a new heavyweight champion in Fabricio Werdum now that UFC 188 has ended. The Brazilian Jiu Jitsu ace stopped Cain Velasquez in with a textbook guillotine choke to become the undisputed champion...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 18 days ago 6,079 reads 9 comments

  8. UFC Pulls Out All the Stops to Attract Mexico's Fight-Happy Sports Fans

    Within the world of Mexican sports, boxing has long been one of the most important recreational functions to said community. Knowing that, the Ultimate Fighting Championship has long attempted to tap into that fanbase...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 21 days ago 4,742 reads 20 comments

  9. UFC 187 Results: 5 Fights for Andrei Arlovski

    Andrei Arlovski and Travis Browne put on an exciting heavyweight showcase at UFC 187 on Saturday night. Arlovski had Browne hurt early and pressured him in the cage until Browne landed a massive shot of his own to drop the former champion...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 1 month ago 7,388 reads 23 comments

  10. UFC 187: 5 Fights for Dong Hyun Kim

    Many of the UFC's divisions are filled with multiple contenders. The welterweight group is no different as it is strongly considered one of the deepest weight classes in the sport...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 1 month ago 3,579 reads 5 comments

  11. Can Anthony Johnson Complete One of the Most Unique Career Turnarounds?

    Let’s jump into the MMA time machine and travel back three short years to 2012. UFC 142 was set to occur in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Anthony Johnson was set to move up to the middleweight division and face off with Vitor Belfort...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 1 month ago 1,908 reads 9 comments

  12. UFC Fight Night 66 Results: 5 Fights for Urijah Faber

    It had been 10 years since Urijah Faber lost a fight that was not for a WEC or UFC title. It took a world-class competitor in Frankie Edgar to defeat The California Kid in 25 minutes of action...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 1 month ago 11,562 reads 30 comments

  13. UFC Fight Night 66 Results: 5 Fights for Frankie Edgar

    Frankie Edgar looked determined to cement his place within the featherweight division as he dominated Urijah Faber for 25 minutes Saturday at UFC Fight Night 66...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 1 month ago 12,360 reads 44 comments

  14. What Does Neil Magny Have to Do to Get Some Respect Around Here?

    "Respect" is a word that is thrown around very often in the world of professional sports. Some individuals are given too much while there are others who are not getting enough. In combat sports, one should expect that respect comes from winning...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 1 month ago 2,865 reads 13 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 65 Results: 5 Fights for Stipe Miocic

    Stipe Miocic has slowly emerged as a true contender within the UFC's heavyweight division. His vicious stoppage of Mark Hunt during UFC Fight Night 65 on Saturday is perhaps his most important victory since joining the Zuffa brand...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 1 month ago 9,965 reads 37 comments

  16. Ronda Rousey or Conor McGregor: Who's the UFC's Most Important Star?

    Drawing power is a major point of success in today’s combat-sports landscape. The Floyd Mayweather versus Manny Pacquiao fight proves just how important stars are at this point in time...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 1 month ago 24,465 reads 202 comments

  17. Alexis Davis: 5 Potential Fights for Her After UFC 186 Win

    Alexis Davis was finally able to get a win over Sarah Kaufman at UFC 186 . This was their third time facing off against each other, and Davis pulled off a great armbar submission for the win...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 2 months ago 8,110 reads 25 comments

  18. Demetrious Johnson: 4 Potential Fights for Him After His UFC 186 Win

    Demetrious Johnson improved his streak of title defenses to six with his win over Kyoji Horiguchi at UFC 186 . He stopped his Japanese foe at 4:59 of Round 5 with an armbar ...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 2 months ago 10,567 reads 14 comments

  19. UFC on Fox 15 Results: 5 Fights for Ronaldo Souza

    The UFC middleweight division continues to grow more interesting with each fight. Chris Weidman sits at the top, with a number of challengers pushing him to take the title. Ronaldo Souza is ranked in the No...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 2 months ago 4,485 reads 13 comments

  20. UFC on Fox 15 Results: 5 Fights for Lyoto Machida

    Lyoto Machida suffered a vicious defeat at the hands of Luke Rockhold during the main event of UFC on Fox 15 Saturday night...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 2 months ago 7,419 reads 40 comments

  21. With an Impressive Win, Should Rockhold Leapfrog Souza for Title Shot?

    Luke Rockhold is a special individual. Not only is he a very talented mixed martial artist, but the man knows how to promote a fight to keep fans interested...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 3 months ago 4,333 reads 61 comments

  22. Will Brooks Could Be the Most Underrated Champion in MMA Right Now

    Mixed martial arts has a number of champions across the sport. Those within the Ultimate Fighting Championship are usually recognized as the cream of the crop. However, that does not mean that other men and women do not deserve recognition...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 3 months ago 6,457 reads 43 comments

  23. UFC Fight Night 63 Results: Jorge Masvidal Should Only Blame Himself

    Jorge Masvidal has the right to be upset at the outcome of his fight on Saturday. He left UFC Fight Night 63 with only his second defeat in the Octagon. However, his anger should be pointed at only one individual, and that person is himself...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 3 months ago 11,281 reads 132 comments

  24. Ronda Rousey Is a Great Choice to Lead Public Charge for MMA in New York

    Ronda Rousey is the hottest star in mixed martial arts today. Her star continues to grow as she crosses over from the Octagon to mainstream fame...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 3 months ago 3,672 reads 29 comments

  25. Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Rose Namajunas Could Be a Dream Matchup in a Year or Two

    In combat sports, it takes the two individuals in the fight to create special moments. Mixed martial arts has seen its fair share of those moments to build some of the stars that we see today...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 3 months ago 8,718 reads 55 comments