1. Chris Weidman: 'I Haven't Shown My True Self Yet'

    Chris Weidman 's rise to stardom has been well-documented. From nagging shoulder injuries to Hurricane Sandy, New York's finest has overcome substantial obstacles in his career...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 13,950 reads 229 comments

  2. 9 UFC Fighters Who Are Too Tough for Their Own Good

    Possessing unimaginable strength and perseverance sometimes gets you in trouble. Especially in a sport like mixed martial arts, hanging around too long often leads to unwarranted brutality...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 13,518 reads 39 comments

  3. UFC 168 Video: X-Cam Highlights

    Distinctly marked with sensational knockouts, scintillating submissions and barbaric warfare, UFC 168 will forever be remembered as one of the greatest pay-per-view events of all time...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 10,321 reads 12 comments

  4. Rashad Evans: Daniel Cormier 'Scared to Text Me'

    As one of the most intriguing fights of 2014, Rashad Evans and Daniel Cormier are set to do battle as the co-main event at a Ronda Rousey -charged UFC 170 ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 9,335 reads 36 comments

  5. UFC Fight Night 35: 5 Reasons to Watch

    With welterweight Tarec Saffiedine's debut in the books, the UFC now turns to another former Strikeforce champion in Luke Rockhold...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 8,971 reads 14 comments

  6. The UFC's 5 Biggest Pay-Per-View Draws Right Now

    In the wake of losing two of their biggest pay-per-views draws of all time in Georges St-Pierre and Anderson Silva, the UFC has a lot of ground to cover in 2014...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 12,706 reads 44 comments

  7. Power Ranking the Best Upcoming UFC Fights

    With nine events already on the UFC docket for 2014, marquee matchups are starting to pick up steam. Whether it's Jon Jones vs. Glover Teixeira or Dominick Cruz vs...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 18,280 reads 63 comments

  8. UFC 168: Anderson Silva Surgery Breakdown by Dr. Steven Sanders

    In case your head was buried in sand, Anderson Silva brutally broke his left leg at UFC 168 after champion Chris Weidman checked a hard second-round kick...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 17,063 reads 9 comments

  9. Pedro Rizzo: Anderson Silva Said 'I Will Be Back'

    There has been so much speculation as to whether or not mixed martial arts legend Anderson Silva will return from a nasty leg injury suffered at UFC 168 ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 11,750 reads 55 comments

  10. Chris Weidman Opens as 2-1 Favorite over Vitor Belfort

    Fresh off his second victory of 2013 over mixed martial arts legend Anderson Silva, UFC middleweight champion Chris "The All-American" Weidman already has his eyes set on defending his title against another top Brazilian contender in May or July..

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 9,231 reads 106 comments

  11. UFC Fight Night 34: Hyun Gyu Lim Considered Quitting After 4th Round

    As the first main event broadcast on the UFC's new digital network, Saturday's welterweight bout at UFC Fight Night 34 between former Strikeforce champion Tarec Saffiedine and divisional standout Hyun Gyu Lim was billed to deliver...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 7,760 reads 13 comments

  12. Most Improved UFC Fighters of 2013

    Honing one's skills is part of the game. To reap the benefits of unparalleled athleticism and natural ability, fighters must adapt and evolve to overcome adversity...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 23,639 reads 47 comments

  13. 10 UFC Championship Dark Horses for 2014

    Getting a UFC championship these days is as tough as keeping it. But with divisional mainstays and promotional legends Anderson Silva and Georges St-Pierre both out of action for the foreseeable future, new doors are starting to open...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 8,797 reads 63 comments

  14. UFC Champions by the Numbers

    With legendary mainstays Georges St-Pierre and Anderson Silva sidelined for the foreseeable future, the current handful of UFC champions have more responsibility than ever...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 3,217 reads 9 comments

  15. Michael Johnson Calls out Nate Diaz

    Fresh off a second-round knockout of Gleison Tibau at UFC 168, lightweight rising star Michael Johnson is already searching for his next opponent...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 8,221 reads 29 comments

  16. Anderson Silva Tweets out Encouraging Photo and Message to Fans

    Not even a week removed from suffering one of the most gruesome and unfathomable Octagon injuries of all time, former pound-for-pound legend Anderson Silva seems to be in high spirits...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 29,821 reads 96 comments

  17. Best MMA Knockouts of 2013

    Knockouts are the bee's knees. Everybody likes them. Whether it's a spinning heel kick or a blistering uppercut, fans salivate at the opportunity to see a fighter leave his body just for a moment...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 14,867 reads 55 comments

  18. UFC 169: Jamie Varner Replaces Bobby Green, Faces Abel Trujillo

    Jamie Varner is a mixed martial arts journeyman. From WEC champ to forgotten veteran, the UFC lightweight has been through a lot in his 10-year career...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 2,220 reads 3 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 34: Who Is Hyun Gyu Lim?

    Some people look at Hyun Gyu Lim and see Jake Ellenberger's fill-in for UFC Fight Night 34 this Saturday. Some people look at Lim and don't respect his professionally sculpted resume...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 3,872 reads 10 comments

  20. UFC Fight Night 34: 5 Reasons to Watch

    Just days removed from one of the most memorable and unprecedented finishes in mixed martial arts history, UFC fans already have fresh fights on the horizon...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 840 reads 0 comments

  21. UFC 168 Results: Dustin Poirier Wants Cub Swanson Rematch

    Back in February at UFC on Fuel TV 7, Dustin Poirier and Cub Swanson put on an absolutely tantalizing battle of back-and-forth striking, grappling and Octagon persistence...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 1,329 reads 3 comments

  22. UFC 168: Did Chris Leben Retire with This Tweet?

    Blessed with concrete hands and an iron chin, UFC veteran Chris Leben has been one of the most entertaining Octagon fighters of all time...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 2,835 reads 2 comments

  23. UFC 168 Video: Chris Weidman Talks Silva, Title Defense and Gaining Respect

    Chris Weidman has a lot to hang his hat on. Still undefeated at 11-0, the UFC middleweight champion is fresh off his second 2013 victory over the greatest fighter of all time...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 5,653 reads 42 comments

  24. Cris Cyborg: 'Ronda I'm Coming to Get You!'

    Just hours removed from her third-round submission victory over Miesha Tate at UFC 168, women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey was thrown right back into the fire...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 52,668 reads 318 comments

  25. UFC 168 Video: Ronda Rousey Explains Why She Skipped Miesha Tate Handshake

    Ronda Rousey is one of the most outspoken competitors in mixed martial arts today. She fuses superior grappling skills with an ironclad bravado to dominate every woman who was brave enough to step inside the cage with her...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 8 months ago 19,820 reads 109 comments