1. Strikeforce Results: What We Learned from Luke Rockhold vs. Tim Kennedy

    Luke Rockhold finally met Tim Kennedy in the cage in his second title defense as Strikeforce middleweight champion. Rockhold earned the big win in what was a five-round war between the two fighters...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about almost 2 years ago 3,635 reads 16 comments

  2. Strikeforce Results: What We Learned from Nate Marquardt vs. Tyron Woodley

    Nate Marquardt made his return to the cage tonight, and in his highly anticipated return, he faced off against Tyron Woodley for the vacant Strikeforce welterweight title...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about almost 2 years ago 6,294 reads 10 comments

  3. Strikeforce Results: What We Learned from Roger Gracie vs. Keith Jardine

    Roger Gracie displayed great grappling tonight at Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy when he dominated the first two rounds against Keith Jardine . Gracie did really well on the ground, but that's like saying a fish is great at swimming...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about almost 2 years ago 313 reads 11 comments

  4. Strikeforce Results: What We Learned from Lorenz Larkin vs Robbie Lawler

    In the first fight up on the main card for Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy, Lorenz Larkin made his middleweight debut against a tough Robbie Lawler ...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about almost 2 years ago 2,586 reads 3 comments

  5. Michael Bisping Wants Fight with Chris Weidman for No. 1 Contender Spot

    It hasn't taken long for the Chris Weidman hype train to go full steam into what could be a shot at Anderson Silva's middleweight belt...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about almost 2 years ago 1,973 reads 29 comments

  6. Anderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman: Head to Toe Breakdown

    Chris Weidman dismantled another top middleweight last night when he beat Mark Munoz by second round TKO at UFC on Fuel TV 4...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about almost 2 years ago 9,766 reads 56 comments

  7. Silva vs. Sonnen 2 Results: Can Mike Easton Become a Contender at 135?

    There were other fighters at UFC 148 besides Anderson Silva , Chael Sonnen, Tito Ortiz and Forrest Griffin . One specifically was Mike Easton , who defeated Ivan Menjivar by unanimous decision...

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  8. Silva vs. Sonnen II: Why Silva Needs to Move Up to Light Heavyweight

    It finally happened. Anderson Silva cleared the Chael Sonnen obstacle in front of him at UFC 148 and cleared one of the last hurdles to cement his legacy...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about 2 years ago 671 reads 5 comments

  9. Silva vs. Sonnen 2: Was Angering Silva Sonnen's Ultimate Downfall?

    It was an anti-climatic finish to the second fight between Anderson Silva and Chael Sonnen at UFC 148 ...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about 2 years ago 10,365 reads 4 comments

  10. Silva vs. Sonnen 2: Takeaways from UFC 148

    UFC 148 was headlined by the biggest rematch in the history of MMA between Chael Sonnen and Anderson Silva . The fight did see a finish and was decisive...

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  11. Silva vs Sonnen 2 Results: What's Next for Sonnen?

    Chael Sonnen got his rematch with Anderson Silva , and failed to capitalize on the opportunity the second time around at UFC 148 ...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about 2 years ago 2,771 reads 1 comments

  12. UFC 148: What We Learned from Tito Ortiz vs. Forrest Griffin

    Tito Ortiz fought for the last time at UFC 148 in the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas tonight. Unfortunately for the Hall of Famer, though, he didn't come out on top and lost by unanimous decision to Forrest Griffin ...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about 2 years ago 13,463 reads 20 comments

  13. UFC 148 Results: What's Next for Chad Mendes?

    The first stoppage of the night at UFC 148 came at the hands of featherweight Chad Mendes . It was surprising considering the fighters who stepped in before the featherweight, but an awesome finish nonetheless...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about 2 years ago 1,210 reads 2 comments

  14. UFC 148 Results: What's Next for Melvin Guillard?

    Melvin Guillard made his return to the cage against Fabricio Camoes at UFC 148 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. on Saturday...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about 2 years ago 1,863 reads 1 comments

  15. UFC 148 Results: What's Next for Constantinos Philippou

    Constantinos Philippou took one step closer to the top with his unanimous decision victory over Riki Fukuda Saturday during UFC 148 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about 2 years ago 1,773 reads 2 comments

  16. Official B/R Rankings for July: The Top 10 Lightweights in MMA

    After a little lightweight action this past June that featured Clay Guida and Gray Maynard, our lightweight rankings have been shaken up just a tiny bit...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about 2 years ago 3,719 reads 17 comments

  17. Strikeforce's Scott Coker Says Rousey Going to Have Her Hands Full with Kaufman

    Strikeforce women's bantamweight champion, Ronda Rousey has earned her title with her judo skill set coupled with her distinct trash-talking ways to hype the fight...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about 2 years ago 444 reads 2 comments

  18. Bibiano Fernandes Says Fighting in the UFC Is Not His Dream

    The last month has been crazy for Bibiano Fernandes, who became a free agent after the collapse of Dream...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about 2 years ago 1,306 reads 12 comments

  19. Georges St-Pierre Has Goal to Become the David Beckham of MMA

    Every athlete admires other athletes, whether it be while they're growing up or while they're performing at the highest level. UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre has a goal to become the David Beckham of MMA ...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about 2 years ago 1,985 reads 17 comments

  20. Vitor Belfort Wants Michael Bisping, Then a Title Shot

    In a move that some thought wasn't good for a title-shot-wanting Vitor Belfort , Belfort was matched up with Wanderlei Silva at the inaugural " The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil" with a coaches showdown scheduled in Brazil at UFC 147...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about 2 years ago 3,959 reads 35 comments

  21. UFC 149: Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira's Doctor Explains Why He Won't Fight

    Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira was one of many to pull out of UFC 149 . UFC 149 was to be Nogueira's return to the cage after Frank Mir snapped in half the upper bone in his right arm because Nogueira refused to tap...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about 2 years ago 3,119 reads 8 comments

  22. Alistair Overeem Fighting by End of 2012? Up to the NSAC, Says Lorenzo Fertitta

    Alistair Overeem is currently serving a nine-month suspension for his failed drug test and until that suspension from the Nevada State Athletic Commission runs up, the UFC will not book an Overeem fight...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about 2 years ago 1,592 reads 6 comments

  23. Thiago Alves Hoping for Return to the Cage by the End of the Year

    Thiago Alves was just one casualty of the heavily cursed UFC 149 card. While training in Florida for his upcoming fight against Siyar Bahadurzada, Alves tore his pectoral muscle and had to pull out of UFC 149...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about 2 years ago 616 reads 0 comments

  24. B/R Official Rankings for June: The Top 10 Featherweights in MMA

    After May saw Dustin Poirier fall from the top and Chan Sung Jung rise to his spot, June is now set with a new set of rankings containing the best featherweights in MMA ...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about 2 years ago 1,754 reads 7 comments

  25. Why BJ Penn Should Not Accept Fight with Josh Koscheck

    B.J. Penn took a unanimous decision loss to Nick Diaz last October and since then he has vowed to stay retired. Penn took one of the worst beatings of his career at the hands of Diaz and retired shortly afterwards...

    Sal DeRose Written by Sal DeRose about 2 years ago 715 reads 3 comments