1. UFC 174 Results: 3 Fights for Demetrious Johnson to Take Next

    It's official. UFC flyweight champion Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson is as good as it gets. In a five-round elementary beatdown of top contender Ali Bagautinov Saturday, ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 12 months ago 7,486 reads 22 comments

  2. Rory MacDonald vs. Tyron Woodley: What We Learned from UFC 174 Welterweight Tilt

    When Rory MacDonald vs. Tyron Woodley was scheduled for UFC 174 people were excited for it's potential to produce instant fireworks. Well, the bout did not disappoint on Saturday night in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 12 months ago 23,867 reads 155 comments

  3. Ryan Jimmo vs. Ovince Saint Preux: What We Learned from Light Heavyweight Tilt

    Serving as UFC 174 's main card spark, Ryan Jimmo vs. Ovince Saint Preux offered some insight into the 205-pound heap...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 12 months ago 13,820 reads 12 comments

  4. Rory MacDonald vs. Tyron Woodley: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

    UFC 174 this Saturday will feature a tremendous matchup at the top of the welterweight hill. Longtime top contender Rory MacDonald will once again get his chance to showcase ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 12 months ago 6,009 reads 16 comments

  5. 5 Fighters and What Each Must Do to Win a UFC Belt

    As the new wave of top contenders wash over the UFC's sandy beaches, current divisional kingpins must prepare for absolute war. However, as unique as each champion's situation truly is, they are not the ones who have to capture UFC gold...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 12 months ago 5,493 reads 22 comments

  6. UFC 174: Rory MacDonald vs. Tyron Woodley Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Before flashy flyweights Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson and Ali Bagautinov ever step inside the Octagon this weekend at UFC 174 , ultra-suave Rory MacDonald and powerhouse Tyron Woodley will wage welterweight war...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 12 months ago 6,586 reads 45 comments

  7. John Dodson and the UFC's Quickest Athletes

    Speed is often the determining factor between getting your hand raised or collecting your wits. It's an innate ability to outpace and outpoint your opponents wherever the fight may go...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 12 months ago 13,003 reads 30 comments

  8. Dana White Says Chael Sonnen Could One Day Take His Place

    Like him or not, UFC president Dana White has been an ambassador for the sport of mixed martial arts. Credited for keeping the UFC alive, White can easily be considered one of the top five most influential people in the history of the sport...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 12 months ago 23,743 reads 81 comments

  9. 10 Must-See UFC Fights in June

    As one of the most jam-packed months of fighting you'll ever see, June offers UFC fans from all corners of the world something to look forward to...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 12 months ago 4,388 reads 7 comments

  10. The 5 Best UFC Fighters You've Never Heard of

    It's difficult to stand out in the pack, especially when it comes to an internationally clad entity like the UFC...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 12 months ago 31,549 reads 21 comments

  11. 10 Fighters Who Are Ready for Their UFC Title Shot

    Every fighter currently gracing the UFC roster is aiming to get a shot at promotional gold one day. Some names are higher on the food chain than others, but the goal remains the same...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 12 months ago 13,389 reads 37 comments

  12. Gegard Mousasi vs. Mark Munoz: Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    This weekend will feature a very important fight in the UFC middleweight division. Contenders Gegard Mousasi and Mark Munoz will square off on Saturday from Berlin, Germany...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 year ago 7,115 reads 15 comments

  13. UFC 173: Keys to Victory for T.J. Dillashaw

    Despite his relatively low popularity, UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao remains one of the very best pound-for-pound fighters in the world...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 year ago 1,081 reads 1 comments

  14. UFC 173: Keys to Victory for Dan Henderson

    No one in the sport of mixed martial arts embraces the role of tenured veteran quite as well as Dan Henderson ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 year ago 1,492 reads 4 comments

  15. The Most Underrated Fighter from Each UFC Weight Class

    Flying under the radar is not always a bad thing. Sure it has its drawbacks when title discussions start whirling, but it helps to step into the Octagon as a man trying to prove his worth...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 year ago 11,623 reads 50 comments

  16. UFC 173: Robbie Lawler vs. Jake Ellenberger Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    This Saturday is destined to be one of the best pay-per-view cards of the year. From top to bottom, UFC 173 offers something for everyone...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 year ago 3,470 reads 12 comments

  17. Why Chad Mendes Will Give Jose Aldo a Run for His Money in the Rematch

    As most have been, Chad Mendes was defeated by UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo back in 2012 at UFC 142. The first-round knockout sent Aldo crowd surfing and Mendes back down the divisional ladder...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 year ago 7,866 reads 65 comments

  18. Urijah Faber vs. Alex Caceres Set for Bantamweight Bout at UFC 175

    Urijah Faber has been by far one of the best mixed martial artists in the world over the past 10 years. His dedication to the sport and to his training has consequently rewarded him with an accomplished and extremely lucrative career...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 year ago 8,342 reads 45 comments

  19. 7 UFC Fighters with the 'Hottest Hands' Right Now

    In the world of competitive mixed martial arts, it's often key to possess a hot hand. Not in the sense of having blazing-fast punches but rather the in-cage consistency and international popularity that fuel opportunity...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 year ago 7,851 reads 29 comments

  20. Vitor Belfort Back in Business, Cleared to Fight in Brazil

    Much has been said about Vitor Belfort 's track record for using testosterone replacement therapy (TRT). In turn, his public image has been somewhat tainted, solidifying him as the unofficial poster boy for TRT in mixed martial arts...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 year ago 8,331 reads 49 comments

  21. Urijah Faber: 5 Fights We'd Love to See the California Kid Take

    Outside of championship bouts, Urijah Faber is one of the very best fighters in the world. His ability to pressure opponents from round to round often separates him from a hungry pack of bantamweight wolves...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 year ago 4,226 reads 14 comments

  22. 5 Fights for Anderson Silva to Take Upon His Return

    Well, all is right in the world. The weather is warmer, the birds are chirping and former UFC champion Anderson Silva has been cleared to train again...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 year ago 18,385 reads 88 comments

  23. Josh Barnett: I'll Retire When It's My Time

    Like him or not, UFC heavyweight standout Josh Barnett remains one of the most popular names in the sport. As an outspoken heavy metal barbarian nicknamed "The Warmaster ," Barnett often attracts the masses...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 year ago 6,073 reads 22 comments

  24. Lyoto Machida Talks UFC 175 Title Fight with Chris Weidman

    As the next man on deck to challenge UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman for Octagon supremacy, former light heavyweight kingpin Lyoto Machida has a lot on his plate...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 year ago 6,473 reads 43 comments

  25. Slugfest Alert: Roy Nelson vs. Mark Hunt Targeted for End of the Year

    Brace yourselves, fight fans. According to a report on UFC Tonight (h/t to Damon Martin of FOX Sports ), the UFC is in the market for a heavyweight barnburner ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 year ago 8,811 reads 60 comments