1. Anderson Silva: The Attributes That Make Him the GOAT

    UFC Middleweight champ Anderson Silva has been the reigning pound-for-pound king for years, earning him the status of the greatest of all-time in the minds of many fans and analysts...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about 2 years ago 10,628 reads 108 comments

  2. B/R Official Rankings for September: The Top 10 Welterweights in MMA

    The welterweight division hasn't seen a lot of movement in recent months, but all of that might just change as there are a ton of top tier 170-lbs bouts on the horizon...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about 2 years ago 4,476 reads 18 comments

  3. UFC 152: How Vitor Belfort Can Defeat Jon Jones

    When the UFC announced that Vitor Belfort would be taking Lyoto Machida's spot at UFC 152 opposite the champ Jon Jones, oddsmakers immediately showed their lack of faith in the former title-holder, giving Jones a 13/1 chance of winning...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about 2 years ago 8,101 reads 66 comments

  4. Arianny Celeste in Maxim Korea: The Top 5 Ring Girls' Magazine Appearances

    In case you missed it, UFC Octagon girl and total bombshell Arianny Celeste will be trading in the round cards for soccer balls when she appears in the upcoming issue of Maxim Korea (hint: click the link to see)...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about 2 years ago 3,586 reads 5 comments

  5. Chael Sonnen and the 5 Ballsiest Fighters in MMA

    Chael Sonnen pulled one of the ballsiest moves in recent mixed martial arts history when he offered to move up a weight class to fight UFC champ Jon Jones on just eight days notice in order to save UFC 151 ...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about 2 years ago 31,658 reads 71 comments

  6. Jon Jones: A Technical Breakdown of Each of His UFC Victories

    The mixed martial arts community may be up in arms over UFC Light-Heavyweight champ Jon Jones ' decision to not fight Chael Sonnen...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about 2 years ago 4,303 reads 13 comments

  7. What Makes a Person Choose to Become a Professional Mixed Martial Artist?

    For most people, fighting professionally as a mixed martial artist may seem like an extreme profession. Let's face it, it's a bit shocking to think that men and women are actually getting paid to break limbs and knock people out...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about over 2 years ago 1,329 reads 10 comments

  8. 6 Questions We Would Love to Ask Nick Diaz

    Nick Diaz has had a rocky road since rejoining the UFC, forced out of action after testing positive for marijuana metabolites following his interim championship bout loss to Carlos Condit...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about over 2 years ago 6,127 reads 15 comments

  9. Jon Jones' Selfish Act Will Cost Him in the Eyes of Fans, Fighters and the UFC

    When you're a mixed martial arts fan, the cancellation of a high-profile event is always disappointing but it's something you have to live with, as it happens all the time...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about over 2 years ago 2,194 reads 35 comments

  10. Rousey vs. Kaufman: Most Exciting Moments from Saturday Night

    Saturday's Strikeforce event was filled with memorable moments that made it one of the top cards of the summer...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about over 2 years ago 709 reads 0 comments

  11. Strikeforce: Ronda Rousey vs. Cristiane 'Cyborg' Santos Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    It was business as usual for Ronda Rousey Saturday night as the Strikeforce women's bantamweight champ once again pulled off a first-round armbar win...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about over 2 years ago 7,705 reads 40 comments

  12. Ronda Rousey vs. Sarah Kaufman: Is Kaufman Being Overlooked?

    For former Stikeforce women's bantamweight champ Sarah Kaufman, Saturday's title fight with Ronda Rousey is about more than just winning a belt—it's about earning the respect she deserves...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about over 2 years ago 2,876 reads 43 comments

  13. 5 Reasons Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Should Be in the 2016 Olympics

    The world was once again captivated by the power of sport this summer when the city of London hosted the Olympic Games...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about over 2 years ago 7,333 reads 44 comments

  14. Henderson vs Edgar: Key Takeaways from Their First Meeting at UFC 144

    In their first meeting, Benson Henderson took the lightweight title by defeating Frankie Edgar in a hard fought five-round affair that had the entire MMA world talking...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about over 2 years ago 955 reads 6 comments

  15. UFC 150 Start Time: Where and When to Watch the Fights

    The UFC makes its way to the Mile High City this Saturday, as another exciting summer rematch headlines UFC 150 ...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about over 2 years ago 1,582 reads 5 comments

  16. Want WMMA to Be Taken Seriously? Stop Objectifying the Fighters

    The old advertising adage that sex sells has been a double-edged sword for women's mixed martial arts. While the breathtaking beauty of some of the sport's top female fighters has ...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about over 2 years ago 2,905 reads 45 comments

  17. Biggest Misconceptions Casual Sports Fans Have About MMA

    Mixed martial arts has made a lot of strides over the years in its quest to become a mainstream sport. However, casual fans and critics still seem to hold on to many outdated misconceptions that continue to portray MMA as barbaric and violent...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about over 2 years ago 5,002 reads 54 comments

  18. UFC on FOX 4: Breaking Down Lyoto Machida's Karate Style

    Former UFC Light-Heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida proved once again the effectiveness of his karate-based style at UFC on FOX 4, brutally knocking out Ryan Bader in the second round...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about over 2 years ago 1,503 reads 26 comments

  19. B/R Official Rankings for August: The Top 10 Bantamweights in MMA

    The bantamweight division saw a changing of the guard this past month when the UFC crowned its interim 135 lbs champ at UFC 149. Brazilian powerhouse Renan Barao soundly beat down perennial contender Urijah Faber to win the interim title...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about over 2 years ago 1,350 reads 9 comments

  20. UFC on Fox 4: Does Lyoto Machida Deserve Another Shot at Jon Jones?

    If Lyoto Machida earns another chance at Jon Jones by having an impressive win Saturday night, the title shot may just be a product of a shrinking light-heavyweight contender pool...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about over 2 years ago 1,859 reads 14 comments

  21. UFC on FOX 4: Does Brandon Vera Really Have a Shot at Beating Shogun Rua?

    When UFC President Dana White recently announced that the winner of Saturday night's main event bout may be in line for a title, fans and analysts alike were left scratching their ...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about over 2 years ago 1,135 reads 14 comments

  22. Jon Fitch vs. Erick Silva: Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    The UFC recently announced that it will be adding an intriguing welterweight matchup to it's UFC 153 card when the promotion makes its return to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil later this year...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about over 2 years ago 2,460 reads 19 comments

  23. Ronda Rousey and the 7 Most Important Women in MMA History

    Women's mixed martial arts has seen a boom over the past year thanks to the rise of its newest star. Ronda Rousey unofficially became the new queen of MMA when she once again armbarred ...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about over 2 years ago 18,738 reads 31 comments

  24. MMA in the Olympics: 7 Olympians Who Should Transition to MMA

    While not an Olympic sport, mixed martial arts has a surprisingly long history with the games. Many of MMA's most prestigious athletes are former Olympic athletes such as Strikeforce ...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about over 2 years ago 19,828 reads 26 comments

  25. UFC 149 Results: What Will Be Urijah Faber's Legacy?

    Saturday's UFC 149 marked an end of an era in mixed martial arts. In the main event interim bantamweight title fight, Urijah Faber , the longtime face of MMA 's lighter weight classes, was dominated by Renan Barao...

    Matt Juul Written by Matt Juul about over 2 years ago 9,431 reads 3 comments