1. UFC on Fuel 7 Results: Top 10 Featherweights in the UFC

    UFC featherweight Cub Swanson added his name to the 145-pound division's ever-growing list of rising contenders with his unanimous decision victory over Dustin Poirier at Saturday night's UFC on Fuel 7 ...

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  2. TUF 17: Uriah Hall and the Craziest Spin Kick KOs in MMA History

    As I watched Uriah Hall's heel send Adam Cella's unconscious body crashing to the canvas on the latest episode of The Ultimate Fighter , I just couldn't help but channel my inner Smokey from the cult-classic stoner flick, Friday ...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about almost 2 years ago 16,883 reads 23 comments

  3. Renan Barao vs. Michael McDonald: The Best Title Fight Nobody's Talking About

    Mixed martial arts fans like fun fights—especially when a belt is on the line. Sure, we moan and complain about the merits of, say, Chael Sonnen talking his way into another ...

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  4. UFC 156: Why Frankie Edgar Is the Toughest Fighter in MMA Today

    Calling a mixed martial artist "tough" is as clich é as a hipster wearing horn-rimmed glasses while sipping on a latt é in some nondescript, hole-in-the-wall coffee shop...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about almost 2 years ago 4,863 reads 23 comments

  5. Junior Dos Santos vs. Cain Velasquez and the Top 5 UFC Heavyweight Title Fights

    MMA's heavyweight title fights are almost always exciting, and Saturday's UFC 155 was no exception. Dominating Junior dos Santos for the full 25 minutes, Cain Velasquez regained his championship belt in a thrilling display of heavyweight action...

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  6. UFC 155 Results: Where Does It Rank Among 2012's PPV Cards?

    Despite a few late changes to the card, UFC 155 proved to be one of the most exciting pay-per-view cards of 2012...

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  7. Dos Santos vs. Velasquez 2 and the 5 Best Championship Rematches in UFC History

    If mixed martial arts fans left Junior dos Santos and Cain Velasquez 's UFC on Fox 1 bout wanting to see more, they certainly got their money's worth from Saturday's UFC 155 headlining rematch...

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  8. UFC 155: Will the UFC Heavyweight Division Ever Have a Dominant Champion?

    When Cain Velasquez's hand was raised at UFC 155 , it marked the seventeenth time that the heavyweight belt has changed hands since its inception at UFC 12...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about almost 2 years ago 4,174 reads 72 comments

  9. 4 Improvements Junior dos Santos Must Make in His Next Fight

    UFC 155 's rematch against Cain Velasquez was by no means a pretty fight for the now former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos...

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  10. UFC 155 Results: Jamie Varner and the Best Ex-WEC Fighters Currently in the UFC

    What a year it's been for former WEC lightweight champ Jamie Varner. After proving his worth to the UFC by knocking out Edson Barboza as a late replacement at UFC 146, Varner ended ...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about almost 2 years ago 1,362 reads 10 comments

  11. UFC 155 Results: Did Tonight Feature the Best Main and Co-Main Event of 2012?

    After a year filled with injuries and canceled fights, the UFC did not pull any punches Saturday night as UFC 155 featured one of the best main and co-main event combinations of 2012...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about almost 2 years ago 1,734 reads 5 comments

  12. UFC 155: Will a Dos Santos Win Mark the End of Velasquez as a Title Contender?

    If former heavyweight champ Cain Velasquez ever wants to wear that golden UFC belt again, he better take the title from Junior dos Santos at this weekend's UFC 155 ...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about almost 2 years ago 839 reads 7 comments

  13. 11 of the Craziest Injuries in MMA History

    In a sport where the objective is to either knock off your opponent's head or break his or her limbs, it's not a surprise that injuries come with the territory in mixed martial arts...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about almost 2 years ago 15,311 reads 14 comments

  14. Georges St-Pierre vs Nick Diaz: 4 Things That Could Derail Their UFC 158 Bout

    UFC welterweight champ Georges St-Pierre and outspoken challenger Nick Diaz will finally face off at UFC 158 early next year—well, hopefully...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about almost 2 years ago 8,101 reads 15 comments

  15. Junior dos Santos vs. Cain Velasquez: Keys to Victory for JDS

    MMA fans are in for a treat this weekend as Saturday's UFC 155 heavyweight showdown between champ Junior dos Santos and former champ Cain Velasquez is set to end the year with a bang...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about 2 years ago 4,180 reads 8 comments

  16. 10 MMA Figures You'd Want to Invite to Your Holiday Party

    The eggnog may be flowing and the fire place may be crackling, but if you are a hardcore mixed martial arts freak like me, then you are probably just as excited for this weekend's UFC 155 as you are for Santa's midnight arrival...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about 2 years ago 3,927 reads 26 comments

  17. UFC 155 Extended Video Preview: Dos Santos vs. Velasquez 2

    A little over a week from now, two of mixed martial arts' most feared heavyweights will do battle as UFC champ Junior dos Santos faces former title holder Cain Velasquez for the second time at UFC 155 ...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about 2 years ago 5,730 reads 1 comments

  18. Video Details One-Armed Fighter Nick Newell's Rise to the XFC Title

    One of mixed martial arts' most inspiring stories of 2012 has to be the rise of one-armed, XFC champ "Notorious" Nick Newell . Earlier this month, the undefeated lightweight defeated MMA vet Eric Reynolds to take the 155 lb...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about 2 years ago 871 reads 5 comments

  19. TUF 16 Finale Results: Where Does Colton Smith Rank Among TUF Winners

    The dominant performance by Colton Smith at Saturday night's The Ultimate Fighter 16 finale surprised many who pegged the former Army Ranger as the heavy underdog...

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  20. Roy Nelson vs Matt Mitrione: 5 Fights for Matt Mitrione to Take Next

    If last year's loss to Cheick Kongo was a speed bump in Matt Mitrione 's road to the top of the heavyweight ladder, Saturday night's knockout loss to Roy Nelson may have been the proverbial brick wall...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about 2 years ago 2,920 reads 1 comments

  21. Pat Barry: Where Does He Rank Among UFC Heavyweight Strikers

    It was a vintage, jaw-cracking finish handed out by Pat Barry at Saturday night's The Ultimate Fighter season 16 finale...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about 2 years ago 2,899 reads 9 comments

  22. Colton Smith: Will He Be Able to Hang with the UFC's Welterweights?

    Despite being a heavy underdog going into Saturday night's The Ultimate Fighter season 16 finale, Colton Smith overcame the odds and actually dominated fellow finalist Mike Ricci to take the welterweight tournament crown...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about 2 years ago 2,174 reads 14 comments

  23. Power Ranking the Top 10 TUF Finale Performances

    The UFC's long-running reality show The Ultimate Fighter will conclude a historic 16th season this weekend as Saturday's finale marks the conclusion of this year's welterweight tournament...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about 2 years ago 2,496 reads 11 comments

  24. UFC 156: Joseph Benavidez vs. Ian McCall Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Two of the UFC's top flyweights will be looking to get back into title contention early next year as Joseph Benavidez and Ian McCall are set to face off at UFC 156 in February...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about 2 years ago 2,104 reads 8 comments

  25. Ronda Rousey as UFC Champion Is a Big Step Forward for the UFC, Women in Sports

    The UFC took a momentous leap forward into women's mixed martial arts by officially making Ronda Rousey the promotion's first ever female champion...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about 2 years ago 1,291 reads 14 comments