1. UFC Fight Night 38: 5 Reasons to Watch

    Fresh off an outstanding welterweight title fight not involving Georges St-Pierre, the UFC will look to make a quick turnaround this weekend for UFC Fight Night 38...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 2,387 reads 8 comments

  2. UFC Welterweight Division Picture Much Clearer After UFC 171

    Like Optimus Prime or Starscream, the UFC welterweight division has began its intricate transformation. But like any significant alteration, the 170-pound weight class needed a new beginning...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 3,146 reads 18 comments

  3. Tim Kennedy: I Don't Respect Michael Bisping, He's a Loudmouth

    In today's media-driven mixed martial arts world, earning respect is often as difficult as winning a championship...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 1,556 reads 8 comments

  4. Video: Worried Mom Jumps into Cage for Unconscious Son

    We've seen some crazy things over the years. Broken shins, lacerated foreheads, illegal groin shots, post-fight staredowns and unprecedented performances have graced mixed martial arts cages from every corner of the earth...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 756 reads 2 comments

  5. Lyoto Machida: My Striking Will Beat Chris Weidman's Wrestling at UFC 173

    Testosterone replacement therapy is out and so is perpetual user Vitor Belfort. That leaves Lyoto Machida as the next main course for UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman to attempt to devour...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 18,481 reads 217 comments

  6. Georges St-Pierre Taking Johny Hendricks over Robbie Lawler at UFC 171

    This Saturday will mark the first time in nearly six years a new welterweight dynamo will be crowned UFC champion...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 12,551 reads 30 comments

  7. Johny Hendricks: If the UFC Wants, I'll Fight Nick Diaz

    Johny Hendricks has done more than impress over the past two years. From cleaning multiple, top-level clocks to going toe-to-toe with arguably the greatest UFC champion this world ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 30,502 reads 82 comments

  8. Melvin Guillard and the 7 Best Lightweight Knockout Artists

    Despite recent departures by longtime divisional standouts Frankie Edgar and Clay Guida, the UFC lightweight roster has steadily evolved...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 12,288 reads 32 comments

  9. Anderson Silva Posts Video on Instagram That Shows Him Grappling

    Nowadays, it's tough for mixed martial arts fans to go to any corner of the Internet without running into an Anderson Silva update...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 24,016 reads 48 comments

  10. 10 Must-See MMA Fights in the Month of March

    Queue the confetti. The celebration for a sensational month of fights is almost under way. With divisional bragging rights and title hopes at stake, the onslaught of mixed martial ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 7,465 reads 16 comments

  11. Video: Anderson Silva Hitting Mitts with His Boxing Coach

    This guy is truly unbelievable. Just two months removed from a broken left leg that many consider the most gruesome and dangerous injury ever sustained inside of the Octagon, former ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 13,674 reads 42 comments

  12. Rory MacDonald Tweets 'I Would Like to Fight the Winner of Hendricks and Lawler'

    Calling guys out in mixed martial arts these days is as normal as combining peanut butter and jelly. It serves as the most direct way to throw your name into the mix and create buzz transparently...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 15,917 reads 121 comments

  13. Daniel Cormier and 10 Other Stars UFC Should Most Want to Showcase

    The UFC can never have enough superstars. As the biggest mixed martial arts promotion in the world, its financial and combative appetite can only be fulfilled when talent is plentiful...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 15,904 reads 26 comments

  14. Ronda Rousey vs. 'Cyborg' Justino: Why It Might Happen but Probably Won't

    Ronda Rousey is unofficially the best women's MMA fighter on the planet. Ironically, so is Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino (or Santos, whichever you prefer)...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 3,198 reads 25 comments

  15. Ronda Rousey Shows She Belongs in P4P Rankings Amongst Male Counterparts

    Whether you love her, hate her or just enjoy looking at her, there's no denying that UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has started her ascent to ultimate stardom...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 616 reads 10 comments

  16. UFC 170: Is Mike Pyle Better Than Ever, Demian Maia Done as Contender?

    Outside of the quick finishes put forth by champion Ronda Rousey and top contender Daniel Cormier , UFC 170 offered some good, old-fashioned veteran action. Two of those recognizable names were welterweights Mike Pyle and Demian Maia ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 1,391 reads 4 comments

  17. UFC 170: 5 Takeaways from Las Vegas

    Despite losing big-time draw Rashad Evans to injury and seeing both the main event and co-main event end in a matter of minutes, UFC 170 still delivered...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 2,036 reads 6 comments

  18. UFC 170: Ronda Rousey Wrecks Sara McMann, Can Anyone Stop the Champion?

    Superstars are hard to come by. Athletes like Peyton Manning, LeBron James and Clayton Kershaw only come around once in a lifetime. It's truly a blessing in disguise for a sport to possesses these undying entities...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 864 reads 4 comments

  19. UFC 170: Fighters with the Most to Gain

    Come Saturday, UFC 170 will feature a host of important bouts carrying ultimate implications. From a championship showdown featuring two Olympians to long-awaited promotional debuts, ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 months ago 6,535 reads 12 comments

  20. Anderson Silva: Is He More Motivated After the Injury?

    Maintaining relevance and composure in today's mixed martial arts is a very tricky pony for usually unflappable veterans...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 12,960 reads 79 comments

  21. UFC 170: 5 Reasons to Watch

    Just two months removed from her eighth-straight armbar victory over Miesha Tate at UFC 168, women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will look to defend her title opposite undefeated Sara McMann this weekend at UFC 170...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 16,417 reads 40 comments

  22. Chris Leben: 'UFC Left Me Broken with Nothing'

    Fighters are truly a particular breed. To understand how they think and operate, it would take a whole team of underground scientists conducting "secret" research somewhere in New Mexico...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 61,256 reads 216 comments

  23. Michael Chandler Calls out Gilbert Melendez to Bellator Title Fight

    Gilbert Melendez is not finding it easy these days to sign a contract with the UFC. As one of the very best lightweights in the world, "El Nino " is caught in a storm of epic proportions...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 4,170 reads 20 comments

  24. UFC Fight Night 36: 5 Reasons to Watch

    Just a little more than one week removed from one of the most disappointing pay-per-view events in UFC history, fight fans are aching for some relevant in-cage action. Well, their bloodiest dreams have come true...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 7,969 reads 13 comments

  25. The 10 Most Violent Fighters in the UFC Today

    Violence is the act of intently damaging, destroying or abusing. It is a word that is associated only with the most barbaric wrongdoers in our cruel and unkind world. But in the world of mixed martial arts, violence reigns supreme...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 113,209 reads 150 comments