1. Rory MacDonald vs. Robbie Lawler: A Fight for No. 1 Rights

    When UFC mainstay and pound-for-pound great Georges St-Pierre steps inside the Octagon later tonight, one of two things is going to happen: Either he defends his title for a ninth-straight ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 2,884 reads 6 comments

  2. Chael Sonnen: The American Gangster Has Nothing to Lose at UFC 167

    Chael Sonnen has become one of the biggest draws in mixed martial arts today. Whether you accept his media-driven persona or despise his bravado, there's no denying "The American Gangster" is transcending the sport...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 1,574 reads 6 comments

  3. UFC 167: 3 Underdogs That Have a Chance to Upset

    As one of the most stacked cards of the year, UFC 167 has all the potential in the world to deliver historic performances...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 403 reads 4 comments

  4. UFC 167 Predictions: Who Will Get Knockout of the Night?

    The Octagon offers some of the most exciting action in sports. It often showcases competition unseen on any other platform in the world...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 1,266 reads 6 comments

  5. UFC 167: 3 Questions We Have About Chael Sonnen

    Chael Sonnen is, well, Chael Sonnen . He's a polarizing athlete who says what he wants, does what he feels needs to be done and has the utmost confidence while doing so...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 1,708 reads 8 comments

  6. UFC 167: 3 Questions We Have About Johny Hendricks

    Over the last two years, nobody in the world has displayed the overwhelming power and dominating strength Johny Hendricks has. In a matter of seconds, the Oklahoma product has made some of the best welterweights in the world look like schoolgirls...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 1,159 reads 8 comments

  7. UFC 167: 3 Questions We Have About Georges St-Pierre

    This Saturday may in fact be the toughest test of Georges St-Pierre's lengthy and lustrous career. As a quintessential legend of the sport, there aren't many questions the welterweight champion has to answer these days...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 1,627 reads 17 comments

  8. UFC 167: 5 Reasons to Watch

    Headlined by a long-awaited welterweight clash between pound-for-pound perfectionist Georges St-Pierre and the chin-smashing Johny Hendricks, UFC 167 is bound for greatness...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 5,893 reads 21 comments

  9. White: Rousey's the Only Reason Women Fight in UFC

    As the most prolific and famous female fighter on the planet, UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey carries a torch that others simply can't. Over the past nine months, Rousey has been at the forefront of a mixed martial arts evolution...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 6,462 reads 82 comments

  10. Rory MacDonald and MMA's New Prototypes

    Every sport encounters evolution throughout its life. So it shouldn't come as a surprise that mixed martial arts, in all its greatness and growth, falls under this spell as well...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 25,693 reads 31 comments

  11. UFC Fight Night 32: 3 Fights for Vitor Belfort to Take Next

    "Spectacular" is an understatement when discussing Vitor Belfort 's current destruction of top-level UFC talent...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 months ago 4,874 reads 18 comments

  12. UFC Fight Night 32: 5 Reasons to Watch

    After a great set of fights for the troops last night in Kentucky, the UFC universe is geared up for another free card this weekend...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 10 months ago 9,947 reads 31 comments

  13. UFC Fight for the Troops 3: 5 Reasons to Watch

    Wednesday night will mark yet another showing of the UFC's storied appreciation for the heroic individuals that defend our country...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 10 months ago 5,421 reads 30 comments

  14. Bellator 106: 3 Questions We Have About Michael Chandler

    As the very best lightweight in the world not currently under the UFC banner, undisputed Bellator champion Michael Chandler fights to prove a point...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 10 months ago 984 reads 4 comments

  15. Bellator 106: 3 Questions We Have About Eddie Alvarez

    Besides Gilbert Melendez and Benson Henderson, Eddie Alvarez is the best lightweight in the world without a title...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 10 months ago 1,544 reads 7 comments

  16. 10 Bold MMA Predictions for the Month of November

    On paper, November looks like the best month of the year for mixed martial arts addicts. With four UFC events, Georges St-Pierre vs. Johny Hendricks, The Ultimate Fighter Finale, Michael Chandler vs...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 10 months ago 39,293 reads 246 comments

  17. Fight of the Year Watch: October 2013 Edition

    Each month, the UFC puts out dynamically explosive cards that have the potential to produce some of the best fights of the year...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 10 months ago 3,655 reads 22 comments

  18. UFC Fight Night 30: 5 Questions We Have About Lyoto Machida

    Headlining UFC Fight Night 30 this Saturday is a middleweight scrap between former light heavyweight king Lyoto Machida and perennial top contender Mark Munoz...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 10 months ago 4,812 reads 10 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 30: 5 Reasons to Watch

    Following an event like UFC 166 is like lighting off a bottle rocket right after nine pounds of M-80 explosives just deafened the block...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 10 months ago 4,024 reads 12 comments

  20. What Each UFC Champion Needs to Prove

    Every UFC champion currently dictating his or her respective division has successfully and methodically pieced together memorable title reigns...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 10 months ago 13,204 reads 47 comments

  21. UFC 166 Proves to Be One of the Best Fight Cards Ever, from Top to Bottom

    A fight card is a delicate entity. Nobody ever knows for sure which matchups are going to produce and which ones are going to disappoint...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 10 months ago 3,111 reads 4 comments

  22. UFC 166 Results: 3 Fights for Hector Lombard to Take Next

    On a card riddled with massive cuts, bloody knockouts and one-sided beatdowns , there may not have been a more deserving winner than Hector Lombard ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 10 months ago 2,449 reads 9 comments

  23. Cain Velasquez vs. Junior dos Santos Results: Breaking Down the Pivotal Moments

    For a heavyweight trilogy to play out like it did, maybe Cain Velasquez vs. Junior dos Santos wasn't really a trilogy to begin with...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 10 months ago 709 reads 0 comments

  24. Cain Velasquez vs Junior Dos Santos 3: What Went Right for the Champ

    Not much can be said about Cain Velasquez that wasn't spilled with blood on Saturday night at UFC 166 , as a titanic heavyweight trilogy came to a screeching halt...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 10 months ago 1,570 reads 1 comments

  25. UFC 166: 5 Under-the-Radar Fights

    On a pay-per-view card situated around a championship trilogy, a heavyweight grudge match and a bloody lightweight war, some marquee matchups are simply being overlooked...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 10 months ago 6,436 reads 3 comments