1. Urijah Faber on Yuri Alcantara: 'Nobody Knows Who the Heck He Is'

    After submitting the tough Ivan Menjivar and Scott Jorgensen in back-to-back fights, you'd think Urijah Faber would be in line for a high-profile type of bout...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 2,276 reads 4 comments

  2. Report: Cheick Kongo Follows Teammate "Rampage" Jackson, Signs with Bellator

    Quinton "Rampage" Jackson made headlines today by signing with Bellator but it appears he may not be the only former UFC fighter heading to the Bellator cage...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 585 reads 2 comments

  3. One FC 9 Results: Former UFC Champ Tim Sylvia Loses Due to Doctor's Stoppage

    Former UFC heavyweight champ Tim Sylvia has previously talked about a desire to return to the Octagon. Following One FC 9, those chances seem to be next to impossible...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 1,840 reads 0 comments

  4. Kenny Florian to Fighters on TRT: 'Maybe You Should Retire'

    Kenny Florian has been involved in the MMA scene for quite some time and is one of the more respected commentators who routinely offer their take on the sport...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 469 reads 11 comments

  5. Looking at the Legacy of Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Frank Mir

    Although much has changed throughout the years in the heavyweight division, one man has been through it all. That man is former UFC champion Frank Mir ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 8,292 reads 44 comments

  6. Bellator Champion Pat Curran to Fight This Summer but Not in a Cage

    Pat Curran will be fighting this summer but it won't be in a Bellator cage. Curran, Bellator 's current featherweight champion, spoke to MMA Junkie about his plans for staying active by making his professional boxing debut this summer...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 310 reads 2 comments

  7. MMA: Former Champion Makovsky Details His Contract Troubles with Bellator

    One of the interesting side stories to emerge from the Eddie Alvarez-Bellator dispute is Alvarez dropping Zach Makovsky 's name as a person who has had contract disputes with the promotion...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 327 reads 1 comments

  8. UFC Looking to Implement New Gloves to Reduce Eye Pokes

    UFC 159 will go down as one of the strangest events in UFC history. We saw two technical decisions following eye pokes, along with a couple of other gruesome injuries...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 2,138 reads 13 comments

  9. UFC: Diego Sanchez Not Impressed with Benson Henderson Following UFC on Fox 7

    UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson escaped with title in hand by the narrowest of margins against Gilbert Melendez at UFC on Fox 7. One man who was not impressed was Diego Sanchez ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 3,275 reads 11 comments

  10. UFC 159: How Will We Remember Chael Sonnen's Career?

    Chael Sonnen is many things. He's a successful mixed martial artist and has risen to the mountaintop in both the middleweight and light heavyweight divisions...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 1,403 reads 22 comments

  11. UFC 159: How Jon Jones' Toe Injury Affects the Light Heavyweight Division

    If you haven't been living under a rock for the past few days, then you know Jon Jones has a bit of a boo-boo on his toe. The compound fracture went unnoticed by Jones until Joe Rogan pointed it out in the post-fight interview...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 1,456 reads 4 comments

  12. UFC 159: In Hindsight, Was Jones vs Sonnen the Right Fight to Make ?

    When a fighter's big toe is the main storyline emerging from a title match, you know the fight was a dud. That was the case on Saturday as Jon Jones retained his UFC light heavyweight belt by dispatching Chael Sonnen in the first round...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 7,294 reads 9 comments

  13. UFC 159 Results: Where Does It Rank Among 2013's UFC Cards?

    UFC 159 is in the books and outside of Jon Jones' big toe and eye pokes, there wasn't much of note emerging from Saturday's event. It was a fairly uneventful card that has to be ranked towards the bottom of the UFC's cards so far this year...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 892 reads 0 comments

  14. Luke Rockhold: 'I Have More Heart, Am More of a Man Than Vitor Belfort'

    Luke Rockhold has never been one to shy away from being honest in the media. He's routinely called out UFC middleweight champ Anderson Silva and isn't holding back when it comes to his UFC on FX 8 opponent, Vitor Belfort ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 926 reads 3 comments

  15. Chael Sonnen: 'Anderson Silva and Jon Jones Are Chickens'

    For years, fans have dreamt of a potential superfight between Anderson Silva and Georges St-Pierre. That talk is quickly fading into a Silva-Jon Jones superfight , yet neither man seems willing to commit to the idea...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 230 reads 14 comments

  16. UFC 159 Preview: Phil Davis vs. Vinny Magalhaes Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Most of the attention for UFC 159 has been focused on the evening's main event, but the card's main source of trash talk has been between Phil Davis and Vinny Magalhaes...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 2,926 reads 10 comments

  17. UFC 159: Jon Jones Should Not Be Compared to Boxing Legends Like Ali and Tyson

    Jon Jones is without a doubt a special talent. He's accomplished a great deal at such a young age and is one of the biggest stars in MMA ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 2,546 reads 26 comments

  18. UFC on Fox 7: CSAC Executive Defends Judge Selection for Henderson vs. Melendez

    One of the more interesting storylines coming out of UFC on Fox 7 was that one of the judges for the title bout between Benson Henderson and Gilbert Melendez had connections with Cesar Gracie...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 6,259 reads 17 comments

  19. MMA: Biggest Lies Cornermen Tell Their Fighters During a Bout

    Cornermen are supposed to be the voice of reason for a fighter in the cage. They're supposed to point out the things a fighter can't see while in the middle of a round and provide helpful tips between rounds...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 4,064 reads 14 comments

  20. UFC on Fox 7: Memorable Moments from San Jose

    UFC on Fox 7 was billed as one of the more stacked cards since the UFC-Fox partnership began, and for the most part, it didn't disappoint. The main card got off to a furious start with Matt Brown and Jordan Mein going punch for punch with one another.

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 1,950 reads 1 comments

  21. Daniel Cormier Would Take a Warm-Up Fight If He Moved to Light Heavyweight

    Daniel "DC" Cormier is perhaps one of the hottest names in the heavyweight division. After going from Grand Prix alternate to Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix winner, Cormier 's stock has risen to new heights...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 1,680 reads 9 comments

  22. Referee Kim Winslow Discusses Tate vs. Zingano Stoppage at TUF Finale

    MMA referee Kim Winslow has taken quite a bit of flack lately. Miesha Tate was upset with Winslow's stoppage in Tate's contest with Cat Zingano on Saturday night at The Ultimate ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 3,991 reads 17 comments

  23. UFC on Fox 7: Frank Mir Very Happy with Permanent Change to Jackson's MMA

    Frank Mir will always claim Las Vegas as his own but the former UFC heavyweight champion seems to have found a new home in the weeks leading up to his UFC on Fox 7 clash against Daniel Cormier ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 3,170 reads 21 comments

  24. Lyoto Machida's Camp Not Interested in Fight with Alexander Gustafsson

    Lyoto Machida and his camp seemingly want no part of Alexander Gustafsson . The Brazillian's manager, Jorge Guimaraes , spoke to Fighters Only and expressed a ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 2,355 reads 26 comments

  25. Frank Mir: 'Cormier Is in the Wrong Weight Class and I Have to Help Him Out'

    Frank Mir plans on doing a little education at UFC on Fox 7 . The former UFC champ plans on educating Daniel Cormier not only in the Octagon, but also by letting Cormier know what weight class he belongs in...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 1,590 reads 7 comments