1. Will the UFC Try To Land Fedor Emelianenko?

    As soon as the unified UFC Heavyweight belt was strapped around Brock Lesnar's waist, the questions began. Would the UFC try to land top heavyweight fighter Fedor Emelianenko? While Dana White ...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about 5 years ago 1,314 reads 15 comments

  2. Randy Couture Calls "Dibs" on Fedor Emelianenko

    I remember calling "dibs" a lot when I was younger. Dibs on the passenger seat in the car, dibs on the last popsicle in the box, dibs, dibs, dibs...

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  3. Michael "Down For The Count" Bisping

    There is a non-technical term sometimes used in boxing, MMA, and other contact sports. KTFO. Knocked the F--- Out. That's what happened to Michael Bisping on Saturday night as he continued to circle right into Dan Henderson's wheelhouse...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about 5 years ago 1,053 reads 23 comments

  4. What's Next for Thiago Alves?

    On Saturday night, Thiago Alves became the latest in a growing list of fighters to be utterly dominated by welterweight kingpin Georges St. Pierre...

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  5. Even After UFC 100, MMA Is Still Not Mainstream

    After my friends left last night I started checking all of my favorite MMA websites for interviews and post fight thoughts. I was waiting until 1AM when ESPN's: MMA Live was going to broadcast their post fight wrap up show...

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  6. Can Bellator's Format Work Long-Term?

    Bellator Fighting Championships entered into the fray of MMA with little fanfare here in the US but wrapped up their inaugural season convincingly...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about 5 years ago 557 reads 7 comments

  7. Gegard Mousasi: Coming To America

    After the conclusion of the Dream 9 Super Hulk Event Gegard Mousasi confirmed that he will compete at Affliction MMA's third event on Aug. 1. His opponent is none other than recently reinvigorated, former UFC champion Vitor Belfort...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about over 5 years ago 246 reads 8 comments

  8. Andrei Arlovski to Fight Brett Rogers at June 6 Strikeforce Event

    Multiple MMA websites are reporting that Andrei Arlovski and Brett Rogers will meet at Strikeforce's June 6 event. This fight comes as a bit of a surprise as it has long been reported that Arlovski would next step into the ring as a boxer...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about over 5 years ago 503 reads 10 comments

  9. UFC 98: A Chance To Become Legends

    The combination of a disappointing UFC 97 coupled with the loss of ChuckLiddell as a major draw for the light heavyweight division means that RashadEvans and Lyoto Machida better "bring it" at UFC 98...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about over 5 years ago 225 reads 4 comments

  10. Chuck Liddell: Why We Haven't Seen the Last of Him

    Ask any retiree and they'll likely tell you that retirement is overrated. Sure, some retirees transition from the daily grind to the golf course rather easily, but by and large they miss the action...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about over 5 years ago 424 reads 12 comments

  11. Which Fight Should Be The Main Event At UFC 100?

    UFC 100, scheduled for July 11, is being hyped as the biggest event in the company's history. While no fights have been officially added to UFC 100's event page, there have been rumors and confirmations regarding some of the bigger fights...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about over 5 years ago 533 reads 16 comments

  12. Introducing MMA Biz-Buzz: Analyzing the Business Side of MMA

    I've decided to try something new and write a weekly column about the business side of MMA. I'll be focusing on the current stories and events for every promotion...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about over 5 years ago 369 reads 13 comments

  13. MMA Is Mainstream and It's Here to Stay

    As Mixed Martial Arts began its meteoric rise I began to worry if it might burn out rather than explode. Many believed the sport would become a fad rather than a tradition...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about over 5 years ago 268 reads 14 comments

  14. Obstacles Abound for MMA Legislation in New York

    I'm an unabashed fan and supporter of Cage Potato and get a good portion of my MMA news and information there. One of their writers, Ben Fowlkes, also writes articles for SI...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about over 5 years ago 180 reads 8 comments

  15. Ken Shamrock's Downward Spiral

    Ken Shamrock is a legend in the sport of MMA. This is not debatable. He was one of the first megastars to grace the octagon, and his feud with Tito Ortiz is one of the main reasons the UFC is as big as it is today...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about over 5 years ago 561 reads 4 comments

  16. Rampage Jackson Out, Lyoto Machida In for UFC 98 Main Event

    It appears that a hand injury, not family responsibilities have derailed Quinton "Rampage" Jackson's immediate title shot ambitions. While the UFC has not released an official statement, all signs point to Rampage being off the May 23 card...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about over 5 years ago 1,487 reads 25 comments

  17. Evans-Machida at UFC 98 Was Almost a Reality

    According to sources backstage at UFC 96 we were seconds away from the announcement that Lyoto Machida would be fighting Rashad Evans at UFC 98...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about over 5 years ago 1,163 reads 12 comments

  18. Lesnar-Mir UFC 98 Title Fight Cancelled - Updated

    According to Fiveouncesofpain, Frank Mir has pulled out of his UFC 98 Heavyweight title unification fight with Brock Lesnar because he recently had his knee scoped and will be unable to train for 4-6 weeks...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about over 5 years ago 534 reads 16 comments

  19. Josh Koscheck Is The Hardest Working Man In MMA

    If James Brown can lay claim to the title of "hardest working man in showbiz" because of the number of appearances and shows he put on then Josh Koscheck is the "hardest working man in MMA"...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about over 5 years ago 112 reads 2 comments

  20. Penn-Florian Title Fight Postponed

    The lightweight title fight between BJ Penn and number one contender Kenny Florian, rumored to be the main event for UFC 99 in Cologne Germany, now appears to be taking place at a later event...

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  21. Will The UFC Cut Joe "Daddy" Stevenson?

    The roster cuts stemming from the outcomes of the fights at UFC 95 haven't come out yet, and maybe the UFC was impressed enough by the losing fighters to not cut anyone...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about over 5 years ago 555 reads 13 comments

  22. Dan "The Outlaw" Hardy, UFC Rising Star

    Dan "The Outlaw" Hardy is my new favorite fighter in the UFC's welterweight division. A rising star from the UK, Dan Hardy found himself in the co-main event at UFC 95 in only his second appearance in the octagon...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about over 5 years ago 443 reads 7 comments

  23. UFC 97 Updates

    UFC 97 is still scheduled to take place in Montreal Quebec but the UFC isn't putting all their eggs in one basket as they've reserved the MGM Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV for the night as well...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about over 5 years ago 104 reads 0 comments

  24. UFC 97, Trouble in Canada

    Reports are pouring in that UFC 97 scheduled for Apr. 18 in Montreal, Canada may be in jeopardy because of some of the current rules set by the Quebec combat sports commission...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about over 5 years ago 283 reads 10 comments

  25. Kenny Florian Moving Up North

    Boston based MMA commentator, fighter and UFC No. 1 lightweight contender Kenny Florian is reportedly heading north to train with George St. Pierre and Firas Zahabi at the Tri-Star gym...

    Nate Double Written by Nate Double about over 5 years ago 240 reads 7 comments