1. Travis Browne: Josh Barnett Will Have to Finish Me at UFC 168

    Outside of two tantalizing grudge matches set to command the majority of attention heading into UFC 168 next weekend in Las Vegas, the UFC's end of the year bash has yet another scintillating matchup on deck...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 1,221 reads 5 comments

  2. 5 Fighters Who Should Change Weight Classes

    There has been a new epidemic of sorts in today's mixed martial arts. As a means of building speed, packing on muscle or implementing new title plans, fighters are morphing careers by jumping weight classes...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 41,010 reads 119 comments

  3. Chael Sonnen: Takedowns Key to Chris Weidman Victory at UFC 168

    Chris Weidman 's victory over Anderson Silva at UFC 162 will go down as one of the biggest upsets in mixed martial arts history...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 7,985 reads 29 comments

  4. Anderson Silva: Chris Weidman Rematch at UFC 168 Is for My Legacy

    Anderson Silva 's career has already reached legendary status. With a slew of UFC records, historical knockouts and sensational victories under his belt, "The Spider" has weaved a web of epic proportions...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 25,531 reads 172 comments

  5. 10 Fighters Poised to Make Divisional Runs

    Ever so often a group of fighters come along that possess the sturdy momentum and overall promise to make a run at their respective divisions...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 21,103 reads 18 comments

  6. UFC 168 Predictions Video: Pros Pick Chris Weidman vs. Anderson Silva 2

    In what many consider to be the greatest rematch in UFC history, middleweight champion Chris Weidman will defend his newly acquired title opposite pound-for-pound legend Anderson Silva at UFC 168 on Dec...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 12,664 reads 21 comments

  7. Gilbert Melendez vs. Diego Sanchez: Why It Was the Best Fight of 2013

    Bound by no god, even Zeus himself, Gilbert Melendez vs. Diego Sanchez produced instantaneous action. Cast with iron fists and limitless barbarism, both lightweights flourished under the bright lights of UFC 166...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 5,824 reads 26 comments

  8. Urijah Faber to Wait for Winner of UFC 169's Cruz vs. Barao

    Urijah Faber has earned his keep. After securing a second-round submission victory over young contender Michael McDonald this past weekend, "The California Kid" has once again proved he's worthy of fighting for a UFC title...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 4,031 reads 14 comments

  9. Chris Weidman: Power Ranking Every UFC Win

    Whether you regard Chris Weidman 's mind-blowing knockout of Anderson Silva earlier this year as a fluke or not, there's no denying his overall potential in mixed martial arts...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 3,268 reads 13 comments

  10. Dana White Says Urijah Faber Is in 'Vitor Belfort Zone'

    Urijah Faber is one of the most popular fighters in mixed martial arts today. With a deadly ability to sink in a guillotine choke or launch furious strikes, "The California Kid" is as formidable as they come...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 16,615 reads 50 comments

  11. Anderson Silva: Power Ranking Every UFC Win

    Despite an unfathomable knockout defeat at the hands of current UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman back in July, Anderson Silva 's legacy remains intact...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 15,036 reads 49 comments

  12. 5 Fighters with More Bark Than Bite

    Sometimes, physically harming another human being inside the Octagon is easier than speaking your mind in front of a microphone and subjective cameras...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 22,739 reads 93 comments

  13. UFC on FOX 9: 5 Fighters with the Most to Gain

    This weekend will mark the ninth installment of UFC on FOX. Headlined by a flyweight championship grudge match between Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson and Joseph Benavidez, the ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 4,356 reads 7 comments

  14. Fabricio Werdum Willing to Wait for Cain Velasquez

    After securing an epic submission victory over fellow Brazilian Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira back in June, former Strikeforce standout Fabricio Werdum was more or less guaranteed a UFC title shot...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 1,347 reads 18 comments

  15. Junior Dos Santos Believes Next Opponent Should Be Josh Barnett-Travis Browne

    Junior dos Santos has given us unforgettable fights over the past few years. From a storied trilogy opposite UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez to a highlight-reel knockout ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 12,246 reads 93 comments

  16. Best UFC Debuts of 2013

    Each year, the UFC experiences an influx of young prospects, wily veterans and an overall talent-rich spectrum of fighters...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 7,025 reads 12 comments

  17. UFC's John Dodson out 8-10 Weeks

    Being absent from your respective division's title scene is no laughing matter, especially when you're one of the most exciting fighters around...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 1,104 reads 5 comments

  18. 7 Fights You Can't Miss This December

    'Tis the season—for bloody fists and bludgeoned faces. While violence is no sane substitute for swashing eggnog and unwrapping gifts, it's great news for fight fans everywhere...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 8,245 reads 20 comments

  19. Anthony Pettis Expected to Be Sidelined 6 to 8 Months, Hopes for Nate Diaz

    On the heels of an impressive victory to capture the UFC lightweight throne, current champion Anthony Pettis has come down with the injury bug, again...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 12,302 reads 59 comments

  20. 5 Elite Wrestlers Who Need to Evolve as Strikers

    Wrestling is one of the most useful and strong foundations any mixed martial artist can possess. It helps fighters maintain their sense of balance, creates worlds of opportunities on the open canvas and instills fear into unsuspecting strikers...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 7,549 reads 28 comments

  21. Roy Jones Jr. Taking Tune Up Fight in Moscow for Anderson

    For years, fight fans have been eager to watch a world-class boxer vs. mixed martial artist grudge match play out. It's a question of combat superiority that will never be answered until that infamous throwdown ensues...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 11,906 reads 32 comments

  22. Power Ranking Each UFC Weight Class Based on Depth and Excitement

    With unparalleled access to international talent and in-cage matchmaking, the UFC has exponentially expanded over the years...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 23,550 reads 59 comments

  23. UFC Fight Night 33: 5 Reasons to Watch

    Another week, another handful of tantalizing UFC bouts for the public eye. While many fans snicker at the idea of creating these types of cards, especially ones that lack depth, I'm looking forward to some free fights Friday night...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 3,730 reads 15 comments

  24. UFC 168: Herb Dean to Ref Chris Weidman-Anderson Silva Rematch

    During a time when closely knit split decisions and highly contested point systems rule the world of mixed martial arts, the sight of a trustworthy referee often expels exuberance...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 6,586 reads 55 comments

  25. 5 Exciting Fighters Who Need to Improve Their Wrestling

    Wrestling has evolved into one of the most useful foundations for any fighter seeking prolonged Octagon success. It helps create substantial balance, exceptional defense and the ability to ward off any opponent unwilling to stand and bang...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 months ago 17,640 reads 59 comments