1. Donald Cerrone and the UFC's 10 Toughest Fighters Right Now

    The fight game incorporates an uncanny mixture of talents and physical capabilities. Driven by an innate sense of awareness and survival, mixed martial artists put their bodies through the ringer...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 21,090 reads 86 comments

  2. Conor McGregor and 5 Fighters with a Real Shot at UFC Gold in 2015

    2015 could be one of the best years in UFC history. With long-awaited returns and polarizing title fights on the docket, only injuries can knock this much anticipated Octagon action off its tilt...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 12,276 reads 46 comments

  3. Conor McGregor vs. Dennis Siver Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    In less than one week, the fastest-rising star in mixed martial arts today will attempt to earn a long-awaited UFC featherweight title shot...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 24,680 reads 89 comments

  4. MMA in 2014: The Top 10 Fighters

    2014 served as an unpredictable epoch for mixed martial arts. From untimely injuries to championship upsets, Murphy's law seemed to engulf the cage at every turn...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 16,268 reads 44 comments

  5. Duke Roufus: I'm Going to Mold CM Punk from Scratch

    So much has been said about Phil " CM Punk " Brooks' arrival to the UFC. Can his pro wrestling athleticism translate to a real fight? Can he take a punch and keep moving forward? ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 22,490 reads 63 comments

  6. UFC 182 Results: Recapping Fight Night Bonuses from Jones vs. Cormier Fight Card

    What a way to kick off 2015. On a card headlined by a UFC Light Heavyweight Championship grudge match between pound-for-pound best Jon Jones and undefeated Daniel Cormier, the Octagon action was relentless...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 6,998 reads 6 comments

  7. Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier: What We Learned from Light Heavyweight Title Fight

    In arguably the most anticipated light heavyweight showdown in UFC history, pound-for-pound great Jon Jones cemented his claim Saturday night as the best ever by defeating challenger Daniel Cormier at UFC 182 ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 26,109 reads 80 comments

  8. Jones vs. Cormier: 1 Thing Each Main Card Fighter Must Do to Win

    Like a fireball bellowing deep inside of a dragon's belly, UFC 182 will spark what many consider to be the most prolific one-year schedule of all time...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 14,545 reads 44 comments

  9. UFC 182: Donald Cerrone vs. Myles Jury Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC 182 is set for two of the most prolific light heavyweight fighters to ever grace the center of the Octagon in Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 4,678 reads 14 comments

  10. MMA in 2014: Biggest Breakthrough Performances

    For what the sport had at its disposal, 2014 was a fairly competitive and entertaining epoch for mixed martial arts as a whole...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 11,927 reads 30 comments

  11. Lyoto Machida vs. C.B. Dollaway: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

    In one of the more underwhelming main event showdowns of 2014, former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida will slug it out with wrestler C.B. Dollaway this Saturday in Barueri , Brazil...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 2,106 reads 6 comments

  12. The Most Fun UFC Fighters to Watch Right Now

    Fighters differ in various ways. From natural size to evolved talent, aggressiveness to calculated precision, no two fighters are the same...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 18,934 reads 55 comments

  13. UFC Night 58: 5 Reasons to Watch Machida vs. Dollaway Fight Card

    In connection with UFC 181 and UFC on Fox 13, the promotion has been ablaze these past few weeks. It's been a worthwhile prelude to "The Time is Now" billing that's due to take place early next year...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 12,248 reads 15 comments

  14. UFC on Fox 13 Results: Recapping the Fight Night Bonuses

    In an epic night chock full of free action ranging from knockouts to submissions, UFC on Fox 13 offered a little bit of everything on Saturday evening...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 13,586 reads 22 comments

  15. Alistair Overeem vs. Stefan Struve: What We Learned from the Heavyweight Tilt

    In a heavyweight clash between two elite Dutch kickboxers in need of a victory, Alistair Overeem overpowered Stefan Struve to secure a first-round TKO at UFC on Fox 13 on Saturday night...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 21,057 reads 44 comments

  16. Alistair Overeem vs. Stefan Struve: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    As one of three heavyweight showdowns scheduled to take place this weekend at UFC on Fox 13, veterans Alistair Overeem and Stefan Struve will attempt to impress and stake their divisional claim...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 6,359 reads 35 comments

  17. Nate Diaz vs. Rafael Dos Anjos: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Nate Diaz is back, and he most certainly has his work cut out for him. In a lightweight throwdown that could produce the next top title threat to challenge champion Anthony ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 4,912 reads 18 comments

  18. The Best Under-the-Radar UFC Fights for the Rest of 2014

    Believe it or not, there are still three UFC events left in 2014. As we draw closer to a promotional onslaught of title matches and stacked pay-per-view cards in the new year, we're left with a handful of meaningful fights over the next few weeks...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 14,308 reads 4 comments

  19. Anthony Pettis vs. Gilbert Melendez: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

    Gilbert Melendez is legit. With good boxing, a hard-nosed approach to the fight game and the ability to exchange in close quarters, he's as good as a contender can be...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 2,250 reads 8 comments

  20. Biggest Questions Facing the UFC's Top 15 Pound-for-Pound Fighters

    Being known as a pound-for-pound standout is high praise in today's mixed martial arts. For as competitive and unpredictable as the landscape truly is, it takes a certain type of athlete to rise to the top and remain potent, especially in the UFC...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 9,397 reads 8 comments

  21. Anthony Johnson: Alexander Gustafsson Is as Deadly as Jon Jones

    The second chapter of UFC light heavyweight Anthony Johnson's career is one full of determination and redemption...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 16,341 reads 76 comments

  22. Bobby Green vs. Edson Barboza: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

    In one of the more underrated, yet meaningful, Octagon showdowns of the year, lightweights Bobby Green and Edson Barboza will collide this Saturday at UFC Fight Night 57...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 10 months ago 2,132 reads 2 comments

  23. Top 5 Challengers in UFC Women's Bantamweight Division Today

    Ronda Rousey is the Queen of Mean. Her reign as the UFC women's bantamweight champion is one of glory, guts and undeniable domination...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 10 months ago 4,687 reads 32 comments

  24. Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson: An Early Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Sometimes the pieces of the puzzle fall right into place. Sometimes they fit together like ham and cheese on a fresh sesame roll. Sometimes they satisfy the appetites of millions of mixed martial arts fans worldwide...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 10 months ago 8,308 reads 38 comments

  25. 7 UFC Newcomers Sure to Shine in 2015

    The UFC is a tactical organization. The company's efforts are often thrust under a public microscope, and rightfully so. With millions of dollars at stake, they must make the right moves...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 10 months ago 24,476 reads 16 comments