1. Philippou, Gordon, Aguilar, Hamilton and Aronson on Alchemist Radio

    Wednesday night on Alchemist Radio, Mitch Ciccarelli and I spoke to a great panel of guests who offered some great insight into their careers and, as usual, a ton of laughs! Each and every Wednesday you can tune in at 7 p...

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  2. What Is the Best Course of Action for Dominick Cruz Upon His UFC Return?

    Whether or not you're a fan of Dominick Cruz is not the question here. After all that he has gone through, one has to feel for the former WEC and UFC bantamweight champion...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about 7 months ago 6,455 reads 29 comments

  3. UFC on Fox 2: Three Main Card Bouts, Each with Major Title Implications

    This is where the real fun begins. For those of you who weren’t all that satisfied with the UFC’s first foray onto network television in November, you will be hard-pressed to ...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 3,038 reads 8 comments

  4. Ovince St. Preux: At the End of the Day My Hand Will Be the One That Gets Raised

    Come this Saturday night, life as Ovince St. Preux knows it is about to change. Although it won’t be his first time on Showtime fighting for Strikeforce, this will be the biggest ...

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  5. UFC 140: Jones vs. Machida—What Must Jon Jones Do to Gain Admiration?

    UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones completed what may have been one of the greatest years in mixed martial arts history last night when he not only put former division champion ...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 1,135 reads 4 comments

  6. UFC 140 Jones vs. Machida: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    After a three-week hiatus, the UFC and The Hot Seat are back. Setting its sights on Toronto for the second time this year, the UFC presents UFC 140: Jones vs. Machida...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 859 reads 3 comments

  7. Dan Miller: His Son, Daniel Jr. Is a 2-Year Old Boy and He Needs Your Help

    UFC Middleweight Dan Miller needs our help. I thought long and hard about how I was going to write this story and at the end of the day I thought it best if I just kept it simple...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 8,212 reads 19 comments

  8. A B/R Exclusive Interview with Shane Carwin: "I Still Have a Title to Win."

    As most fighters approach their mid-thirties they begin to lose a step or two and may come to the realization that they don't have a lot of time left in their careers...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 10,414 reads 31 comments

  9. UFC 139 Rua vs. Henderson: No Rematch Is Needed When Both Men Are Winners

    Some have Dan Henderson as the winner. Others say Rua should have gotten the nod. The majority of fans and pundits say the fight was a draw...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 1,217 reads 0 comments

  10. UFC 139 Henderson vs. Rua: Can Henderson Fight as Long as Couture?

    It's been just over six months since we last had the honor of watching Randy Couture compete inside the octagon. Fans from all over the world understood what Couture meant to the sport and the UFC...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 2,244 reads 5 comments

  11. UFC 139: Dan Henderson and Clinch Gear Team Up to Feed Needy Families

    Dan Henderson has long been a champion whether it was in Greco-Roman Wrestling or when he made the transition to Mixed Martial Arts. He began his MMA career fighting in Brazil before making his UFC debut at UFC 17...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 3,270 reads 1 comments

  12. UFC 139 Henderson vs. Rua: Who's on the Hot Seat

    We are back for the fourth straight week with The Hot Seat. Beginning with UFC 137, covering UFC 138 in England, before moving on to the historic UFC on Fox event that took place last ...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 3,429 reads 8 comments

  13. "Big" John McCarthy Discusses Liddell, Couture, Tito & Regrets

    If you missed part I of my interview with "Big" John, you can catch it by clicking here . Watching the fight on the outside is so much different from being inside the Octagon...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 1,171 reads 0 comments

  14. UFC on Fox: Who Knew People Were This Ignorant?

    Last night the UFC showcased the two best heavyweights in mixed martial arts when Cain Velasquez defended his UFC Heavyweight Championship against No. 1 contender Junior Dos Santos from the Honda Center in Anaheim, CA...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 683 reads 3 comments

  15. "Big" John McCarthy on the Beginning of the UFC, Helio Gracie & His Start in MMA

    When the UFC makes its network television debut on Saturday night, there will be a very familiar face taking his rightful spot inside the Octagon...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 2,034 reads 1 comments

  16. UFC 1 on FOX: Cain Velasquez vs. Junior Dos Santos, Who's on the Hot Seat?

    November 12 is just four days away. All of the hard work that Dana White and Company has put in, all the long hours they have worked is about to show them some of the reward they so richly deserve...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 1,759 reads 0 comments

  17. UFC and MMA History: Frank Shamrock on Dana White, Future Stars of the Sport

    Here is Part II of my interview with UFC & MMA Legend Frank Shamrock. To read Part I, click here ...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 3,377 reads 17 comments

  18. UFC 138 Leben vs. Munoz: The UFC 138 Most Valuable Fighter Is Mark Munoz

    I finally decided to bring this column back after a somewhat long hiatus simply because the way Mark Munoz performed was enough to warrant the extra attention. Admittedly, I was skeptical of Munoz coming into this matchup...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 735 reads 2 comments

  19. UFC on FOX: Junior Dos Santos vs. Cain Velasquez, Press Conference Notes

    UFC No. 1 heavyweight contender Junior Dos Santos has waited a long time for his shot at the title. He thought he had secured a bout after defeating Roy Nelson at UFC 117 in title eliminator matchup...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 2,861 reads 7 comments

  20. UFC 138 Leben vs. Munoz: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    You'd be hard-pressed to find another card that is as lackluster on paper as this one. The main event pitting Chris "The Crippler" Leben vs...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 1,167 reads 1 comments

  21. UFC History: Frank Shamrock on the Early Days of MMA & the UFC

    MMA legend Frank Shamrock has just about seen and done it all in the sport of mixed martial arts. He has beaten a "who’s who" of the sport's top fighters and developed himself into a brand, rather than just a fighter...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 1,527 reads 7 comments

  22. UFC 138 Leben vs. Munoz: Leben Says "When I'm Right, No One Can Defeat Me"

    UFC middleweight Chris Leben has come along way since his days as a hard-partying, heavy drinking, out of control contestant on season one of The Ultimate Fighter way back in 2005...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 1,754 reads 4 comments

  23. UFC 137 Results: Throughout It All BJ Penn Had the Heart & Spirit of a Warrior

    You'll never hear anyone accuse BJ Penn of utilizing lay and pray to win a fight. Go back & watch all of Penn's fights & you'll never see Penn do "just enough" to gain a victory...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 166 reads 1 comments

  24. UFC 137 Penn vs. Diaz: Are Fans Ready to See Penn vs. Georges St. Pierre III?

    Selling a rematch between former UFC Welterweight and Lightweight Champion BJ Penn and UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St-Pierre wasn't a difficult task for the UFC back in January 2009 at UFC 94...

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  25. UFC 137 Diaz vs. Penn: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    UFC 137 is the beginning of a four week stretch in which the UFC will host four major cards. UFC 137 has undergone some significant changes due to injuries as well as some of Nick ...

    Bryan Levick Written by Bryan Levick about over 2 years ago 2,114 reads 5 comments