1. Jon Jones vs. Ovince Saint Preux and the Rotting Out of the UFC Interim Belt

    What exactly is a UFC interim belt? For starters, it's fast becoming essentially worthless. Fool's gold. A facade. Worth little more than the tinfoil it's printed on...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 months ago 45,320 reads 88 comments

  2. UFC in New York: The Top Fights the UFC Could Book for Its NYC Debut at MSG

    Common sense had UFC 200 as the crown jewel of the 2016 fight calendar. But a late-inning curveball, flung from the state of New York, looks to have common sense swing and miss...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 months ago 21,136 reads 43 comments

  3. UFC 200: Predicting What the PPV Portion of the Fight Card Will Look Like

    UFC 100, the most purchased pay-per-view in the fight promotion's history, took place just less than seven years ago...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 5 months ago 115,194 reads 185 comments

  4. Predicting Who'll Be UFC Champion in Every Weight Class at the End of 2016

    2015 was a bad year to be a reigning UFC champion. Like, really bad . Holly Holm picked apart woman's bantamweight juggernaut Ronda Rousey, who lost for the first time in her MMA career...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 6 months ago 69,813 reads 130 comments

  5. Did Nate Diaz Touch Conor McGregor's Face? Did Conor Punch, Hurt Nate's Hand?

    Thursday, at the UFC 196 pre-fight press conference, things escalated in the blink of an eye when Conor McGregor knocked away Nate Diaz's outstretched fist...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 6 months ago 48,712 reads 39 comments

  6. TMZ Releases Video of Reporters Following Ronda Rousey Through Airport

    What an absolute maelstrom it has been for Ronda Rousey (12-1) since her devastating head-kick knockout loss to new bantamweight champion Holly Holm (10-0)...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 10 months ago 111,473 reads 250 comments

  7. Ronda Rousey More Than Just the World's 'Most Dominant Athlete'

    Perfection is a false construct. But in the here and now, Ronda Rousey , dubbed the world's most dominant athlete by Jon Wertheim of Sports Illustrated , seems as close to perfect as one might get...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 year ago 29,400 reads 210 comments

  8. Video: Watch UFC 190 Weigh-Ins Live, Featuring Ronda Rousey and Bethe Correia

    Ronda Rousey took over the Internet this week —a t least, in the sports corner of it. Even Cosmopolitan got in on the action. Rousey 's opponent, Bethe Correia , has been along for the ride...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 year ago 12,119 reads 7 comments

  9. UFC's Jon Jones Gives Motivational Talk to Kids at the Boys & Girls Club

    TMZ Sports has released the first video of Jon Jones to surface since he appeared before a judge in late April for a felony hit-and-run charge...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 year ago 8,496 reads 100 comments

  10. Ronda Rousey: I'm Not a 'Do-Nothing B---H'

    It's Ronda Rousey week on the Internet. That means everything she says and does is a possible talking point. And anything anyone famous says about her is potential fodder , too...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 year ago 35,234 reads 22 comments

  11. LeBron James Admits He Was Scared to Say Hello to Ronda Rousey at ESPYs

    Just when you thought Ronda Rousey's star couldn't possibly shine any brighter...enter one LeBron James ...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 year ago 83,181 reads 2 comments

  12. UFC Fight Night 69 Primer: Watch Joanna Jedrzejczyk Destroy Carla Esparza

    She may have the hardest name in MMA to pronounce, but it's worth learning to say it since the newest UFC champion may be sticking around for a while...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 year ago 8,238 reads 41 comments

  13. 3 Potential Fights for Cain Velasquez Following His UFC 188 Loss to Werdum

    Most MMA pundits didn't think it could be done. The notion of Cain Velasquez falling down — and not getting back up — was something our binary brains registered as inconceivable...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 year ago 29,856 reads 95 comments

  14. Cain Velasquez's Head Coach Talking Serious Trash in Lead Up to Werdum Fight

    Don't bother showing up to UFC 188, Fabricio Werdum. You have no chance. Cain Velasquez is going to kill you . Even if you make it to the fifth round , Velasquez is going to beat you up worse than he did Junior dos Santos...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 year ago 6,173 reads 55 comments

  15. UFC Fighter Niklas Bäckström Delivers the Best Comeback Line on Fellow Fighter

    Apparently Niklas Bäckström hasn't heard the maxim about respecting your elders. Kids these days...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 year ago 7,884 reads 14 comments

  16. There's a Possibility Jon Jones Never Fights Again, According to Head Coach

    Usually when you see " Jon Jones " and "coach" in the same sentence, you think Greg Jackson. But Jackson is one half of the head coaching team at the world-renowned gym down in Albuquerque, New Mexico...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 year ago 22,648 reads 120 comments

  17. Tim Kennedy Wants to Fight Dan Henderson on a 'Fight for the Troops' Card

    44-year-old Dan Henderson fought off Father Time this past weekend with a 28-second knockout finish of Tim Boetsch at UFC Fight Night 68...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 year ago 6,491 reads 47 comments

  18. Don't Be Surprised If Jon Jones Comes Back More Baller Than Ever Inside the Cage

    If you've thought to yourself: I've never seen anything quite like Jon Jones —or something to that effect—you might be right. It would be easy to mistake him for some otherworldly thing...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 year ago 34,548 reads 164 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 68: Reasons to Watch Henderson vs. Boetsch Fight Card

    This past weekend, UFC Fight Night 67 gave MMA fans the much anticipated return of "The Natural Born Killer ...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 year ago 9,756 reads 33 comments

  20. Conor McGregor's Point of View Video of GSP-Hendricks Walkout Is an Experience

    Conor McGregor is everywhere these days. He's even starting to show up in the past, so to speak. Combing through the MMA Reddit page , one can find many hidden gems. Today a video of Connor McGregor surfaced...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about over 1 year ago 23,886 reads 45 comments

  21. Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald Trash-Talking Via Cue Card Is Pretty Great

    If you weren't aware that Robbie Lawler was defending his welterweight belt at UFC 189 against Rory MacDonald, then you are forgiven...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about over 1 year ago 18,444 reads 64 comments

  22. UFC Middleweight Luke Rockhold Pranked in the Worst Way for April Fools' Day

    With a win over former light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida, Luke Rockhold is possibly in line for a middleweight title shot against the winner of Chris Weidman and Vitor Belfort...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about over 1 year ago 21,451 reads 26 comments

  23. Former UFC Champ Johny Hendricks Has the Ultimate Driving Toy in His Ford F-650

    It's a safe bet that if former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks is fighting for a parking spot, he'll get the win via first-round beatdown...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about over 1 year ago 31,578 reads 61 comments

  24. Watch the UFC 183 Weigh-Ins Live Featuring Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz

    Former middleweight champion Anderson Silva will make his long-awaited return to the Octagon this Saturday night at UFC 183 in Las Vegas...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about over 1 year ago 15,455 reads 22 comments

  25. UFC 183 Is All About the Return of the Greatest of All Time, Anderson Silva

    In every sport, there exists a perpetual debate as to who the greatest of all time is. And with each passing generation, the line blurs between the ghosts of past, present and future...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about over 1 year ago 10,546 reads 55 comments