1. 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 7 months ago 18,236 reads 63 comments

  2. 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 7 months ago 16,958 reads 9 comments

  3. 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 7 months ago 11,705 reads 55 comments

  4. 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 7 months ago 9,129 reads 106 comments

  5. 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 7 months ago 7,707 reads 13 comments

  6. 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 7 months ago 23,620 reads 47 comments

  7. 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 7 months ago 8,743 reads 63 comments

  8. 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 7 months ago 3,185 reads 9 comments

  9. 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 7 months ago 8,191 reads 29 comments

  10. 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 7 months ago 29,802 reads 96 comments

  11. 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 7 months ago 14,831 reads 55 comments

  12. 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 7 months ago 2,182 reads 3 comments

  13. 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 7 months ago 3,869 reads 10 comments

  14. 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...

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  15. 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 7 months ago 1,264 reads 3 comments

  16. 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 7 months ago 2,806 reads 2 comments

  17. 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 7 months ago 5,631 reads 42 comments

  18. 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 7 months ago 52,596 reads 318 comments

  19. 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 7 months ago 19,786 reads 109 comments

  20. Chris Weidman vs. Anderson Silva 2: The Young Champ Proved He Is the Real Deal

    Rarely do we see fighters break onto the scene to defeat a mixed martial arts icon in succession. Rarely are we witness to the impossible, whether it be an illustrious knockout or unbearably painful leg break...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 1,724 reads 3 comments

  21. Chris Weidman vs. Anderson Silva Rematch: 4 Takeaways from Title Fight

    Well, Chris Weidman did it again. He shocked the entire mixed martial arts universe en route to remaining the UFC middleweight champion...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 13,232 reads 33 comments

  22. UFC 168 Results: 3 Fights for Josh Barnett to Take Next

    Age in mixed martial arts is always a factor. It often plays a role in training, performing inside the cage and maintaining the mental determination to keep doing what you love...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 4,852 reads 2 comments

  23. UFC 168 Results: 3 Fights for Dustin Poirier to Take Next

    Before the leg break heard around the world crippled the greatest of all time, two featherweights went to war. In a bout contested the night before as Diego Brandao failed to make weight, counter-half Dustin Poirier shined...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 1,174 reads 2 comments

  24. Weidman vs. Silva 2: Keys to Victory for Chris Weidman

    Chris Weidman will once again try to disrupt Anderson Silva 's unpredictability and explosiveness at UFC 168 ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 8,492 reads 17 comments

  25. Rousey vs. Tate 2: Keys to Victory for Ronda Rousey

    On a main card riddled with championship implications and rematch hoopla, Ronda Rousey is set to defend her women's bantamweight title and seven-fight win streak opposite hungry contender Miesha Tate...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 1,887 reads 5 comments