1. Should Strikeforce MMA Star in Queue Bobby Lashley Fight in May or June?

    We have seen it before: Bobby Lashley vs. TBA. Thankfully, Wes Simms stepped in to save the day last time, and subsequently received a bully beat down courtesy Lashley at Strikeforce in Miami...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 382 reads 4 comments

  2. UFC 115 Gets Co-Main Event with Fitch vs. Alves II, but What About the Main?

    The rematch that seemed doomed not to happen, will give it another go. Dana White announced via his twitter account overnight that the consensus second and third best welterweights in the world will square off in theory at UFC 115 slated for June 12...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 638 reads 10 comments

  3. UFC Gold: The Possibilities If Penn, St. Pierre, and Silva All Move Up

    We all savvy the case for dominance: think Celtics, Yankees, or Mike Tyson for combat sports purposes. Dynasties can undoubtedly be a great fixation, especially for a sport looking ...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 3,331 reads 56 comments

  4. Cain Velasquez Will Wait For Brock Lesnar-Shane Carwin UFC 116 Winner

    Cain Velasquez will sit on the shelf, making him the official No. 1 contender to challenge the Brock Lesnar-Shane Carwin winner; those two are likely to lock horns at UFC 116, which is currently slated for fourth of July weekend...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 3,762 reads 13 comments

  5. UFC 111 Live Blog & Results: St. Pierre-Hardy, Mir-Carwin Collide

    Bleacher Report is live and in living color at the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ. UFC 111 is finally upon us and all that is left to do is for the fighters to step inside the octagon and collide...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 4,011 reads 13 comments

  6. UFC Live Results and Commentary: Jon Jones Walks Through Vera

    Off of Vera’s own pre-fight words, the second coming of Jesus Christ is upon us. Jon Jones lived up to hype, realizing his potential, and now finds himself a bona fide top 10 in the light heavyweight division...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 1,256 reads 9 comments

  7. UFC Live Results and Commentary: Junior Dos Santos Hurts Gonzaga

    The hits keep coming for the ever maturing Junior Dos Santos. Another quality opponent, another vicious knockout victory. Dos Santos timed his left hook off of Gongaza’s head kick; Gonzaga was out when he hit the ground...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 987 reads 9 comments

  8. UFC Live Results and Commentary: Cheick Kongo Finishes Off Buentello

    Somewhere, Cain Velasquez is smiling. That’s because, in a bit of a surprise, former opponent Cheick Kongo decided to work on his takedowns rather than wanting to stand and bang with fellow striker Paul “The Headhunter” Buentello...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 459 reads 5 comments

  9. UFC Live Results and Commentary: Clay Guida Chokes out Gugerty

    Clay Guida is back in the win column. Sure, Shannon Gugerty was not a top ten opponent, but a win is a win, and this one was textbook for Guida. Well, sort of...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 710 reads 1 comments

  10. Rising UFC Star John Howard Ready To Rumble with Anthony Johnson

    John Howard is a bad man. Just ask UFC newcomer Daniel "Ninja" Roberts. Howard brutalized Roberts with some vicious ground and pound that left "Ninja" seeing stars, while he lay motionless on the Octagon floor for over a minute...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 549 reads 1 comments

  11. UFC Live Quick Results: Brendan Schaub Blasts Gormley in First Round

    It didn't take long for local crowd favorite Brendan “The Hybrid” Schaub to get what he wanted. A blistering attack on his helpless opponent Chase Gormley should all but guarantee his win makes it on the televised portion of the fight card...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 631 reads 0 comments

  12. UFC on Versus: Will Jon Jones vs. Brandon Vera Vie for Fight of the Year?

    If you look at some at some of the best fights from 2009, you will notice that almost all of them have one thing in common: they all went to the judge’s scorecards...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 718 reads -4 comments

  13. Post-WEC 47: Top 10 Bantamweights

    The 135-pound division was put on display last night, and it will never be the same as a result of some surprising action. Let's take a look at how the bantamweight's best stack up with WEC 47 in the books...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 466 reads 4 comments

  14. James Toney Vs. Kimbo Slice: Would It Qualify As A "Freakshow?"

    When the news of the James Toney signing was first breaking, Dana White came out via Yahoo Sports! and said, "We wont make a freakshow out of it" and followed up by saying this is nothing like Herschel Walker or Jose Canseco...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 1,368 reads 24 comments

  15. UFC 110: What a Win Would Mean for Velasquez, Nogueira, and Co.

    Vince Lombardi said it best: "Winning isn't everything, it's the only thing," and "If winning isn't everything, why do they keep score?" He also added, "Winning is not everything, but wanting to win is...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 380 reads 7 comments

  16. UFC 112: Demian Maia, Not Chael Sonnen, Will Face Anderson Silva

    Jeremy Botter at Heavy.com broke the news first, and the UFC has just confirmed it. Demian Maia, an Abu Dhabi grappling champion and five-time Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu world champion, will replace ...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 820 reads 57 comments

  17. UFC President Dana White Reaches One Million Followers on Twitter

    "It’s good to be King and have your own world." Dana White reached 1,000,000 followers on his Twitter account, @danawhite, on Tuesday, Feb. 9. Fewer than 250 of Twitter's millions of users have broken the one-million mark...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 310 reads 7 comments

  18. UFC 109 Aftermath: Will Randy Couture Fight Again before a Title Shot?

    The burning question in the light heavyweight division after last night: Did Randy Couture lock in one last title shot with his victory over Mark Coleman? Dana White did not go as far as to say he did, but did confirm Couture was in the mix...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 1,392 reads 24 comments

  19. UFC 109 Update: Nate Marquardt vs. Chael Sonnen Winner Gets Title Shot

    Dana White made it official at today's UFC 109 pre-fight press conference: The Nate Marquardt-Chael Sonnen winner will get a title shot which will come against either Anderson Silva or Vitor Belfort...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 1,030 reads 4 comments

  20. WEC 48: Will the Organization's First-Ever PPV Receive Additional Star Power?

    The WEC officially announced their first venture into the world of PPV in what could be their most explosive card ever...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 171 reads 5 comments

  21. Randy Couture Reflects On Career, UFC 109 Fight With Mark Coleman

    The name Randy Couture has become synonymous with the sport of mixed martial arts. Along with Chuck Liddell, whom he has battled three times, Couture is universally credited with launching MMA into the mainstream of American pop culture and sports...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 2,714 reads 18 comments

  22. MMA: Nick Diaz vs. Robbie Lawler, Melvin Manhoef vs. Scott Smith Would Rock

    After letting the stink pretty from last night's Strikeforce event seep into the deeper recesses of my MMA mind, two potential matchups arrested my development. Let’s start with the rematch that has to happen at some point in time...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 1,651 reads 12 comments

  23. Lavar Johnson Returns To Strikeforce "Challengers" After Cheating Death

    Six months ago, Lavar Johnson lay in a hospital bed, clinging to his life after he was gunned down while attending a family barbecue during the July 4 holiday...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 400 reads 2 comments

  24. B.J. Penn and Georges St. Pierre: Do Both Rank No. 2 at the Next Division Up?

    ESPN MMA Live Anchor Jon Anik asked the question on his Twitter account, “Is B.J. Penn a Top 5 Welterweight?” On today’s MMA Live Chat Wrap Anik added, “I think a lot ...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 1,569 reads 28 comments

  25. Anderson Silva's Manager: "He's Got a Good Eight or Nine Fights Left in Him"

    More from Anderson Silva's mouthpiece, manager Ed Soares, courtesy of MMA Weekly : "I think the important thing is to really create the biggest fights possible. I think Anderson's got a good two, three years probably...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 years ago 1,254 reads 6 comments