1. 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 9 months ago 8,249 reads 29 comments

  2. 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 9 months ago 29,838 reads 96 comments

  3. 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 9 months ago 14,896 reads 55 comments

  4. 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 9 months ago 2,243 reads 3 comments

  5. 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 9 months ago 3,888 reads 10 comments

  6. 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 9 months ago 848 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 9 months ago 1,357 reads 3 comments

  8. 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 9 months ago 2,848 reads 2 comments

  9. 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 9 months ago 5,670 reads 42 comments

  10. 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 9 months ago 52,725 reads 318 comments

  11. 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 9 months ago 19,852 reads 109 comments

  12. 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 9 months ago 1,802 reads 3 comments

  13. 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 9 months ago 13,285 reads 33 comments

  14. 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 9 months ago 4,959 reads 2 comments

  15. 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 9 months ago 1,256 reads 2 comments

  16. 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 9 months ago 8,529 reads 17 comments

  17. 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 9 months ago 1,977 reads 5 comments

  18. Rousey vs. Tate 2: Keys to Victory for Miesha Tate

    Driven by her love for the sport and eagerness to be respected, Miesha Tate is going to be a very dangerous fighter at UFC 168 ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 1,721 reads 1 comments

  19. Video: Ronda Rousey Swears During SportsCenter Interview for UFC 168

    Emotions run high before every fight. No matter who you are, it's difficult to stay grounded through and through. In Ronda Rousey 's case, mental slip-ups are just part of the game...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 25,780 reads 79 comments

  20. UFC 168: 3 Questions We Have About Ronda Rousey

    In a matter of days, Ronda Rousey will once again attempt to live up to the hype. For what has been a relatively short professional career sparked by unparalleled Judo skills, ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 4,227 reads 29 comments

  21. UFC 168: 5 Questions We Have About Anderson Silva

    UFC 168 is already being pegged as the biggest pay-per-view of all time. The event's ever-growing attention and hype has not sustained itself based on a variety of fights, though...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 12,878 reads 41 comments

  22. Anderson Silva: 'Spider Claus' Hands out Gifts Before UFC 168

    Despite the magnitude of his rematch with Chris Weidman on Saturday at UFC 168 , former middleweight king Anderson Silva still has time to celebrate this joyous time of year...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 4,543 reads 22 comments

  23. Dana White: 'Everyone' Wants to See Vitor Belfort vs. Weidman-Silva Winner

    Vitor Belfort has been one of the most dominant UFC fighters of 2013. With dynamic knockouts over Dan Henderson, Michael Bisping and Luke Rockhold , "The Phenom" has demolished every top contender in his way...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 5,657 reads 32 comments

  24. Ronda Rousey: Nick Diaz Will Be Back in the UFC

    On the doorstep of the biggest fight of her career, and quite possibly the most anticipated women's bout in mixed martial history, UFC champion Ronda Rousey has set some time aside to weigh in on the whole Nick Diaz retirement thing ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 15,899 reads 31 comments

  25. UFC 168: Josh Barnett vs. Travis Browne Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Before two of the most anticipated title rematches in mixed martial arts history unfold, opposing heavyweights will do battle at UFC 168 this Saturday...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 5,065 reads 25 comments