1. Gegard Mousasi Slams 'Hypocrite' Vitor Belfort

    Gegard Mousasi really wants to fight Vitor Belfort . It appears the feelings aren't mutual however...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about almost 2 years ago 6,630 reads 51 comments

  2. Nate Quarry Offers Educated Take on Fighter Pay, Blames Lack of Competition

    Nate Quarry isn't a household name, but he's become a source of insight into the MMA world. A former fighter who can articulate and speak well about the sport is a rarity these days, but Quarry fills the bill nicely...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about almost 2 years ago 1,031 reads 3 comments

  3. Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson: 'Spike TV Made the UFC'

    Quinton "Rampage" Jackson and the UFC are going through an ugly breakup at the moment. At this point I'm surprised both sides haven't gone into scorned teenage girl mode and started posting mean things on Facebook about one another...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about almost 2 years ago 7,197 reads 17 comments

  4. Tim Kennedy: 'Good Thing I Have Another Job Because the UFC Doesn't Pay Well'

    Tim Kennedy will be making his UFC debut at the upcoming UFC 162 event, but he isn't doing himself any favors with his new employer. Kennedy spoke to Callum Leslie of placetobenation...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about almost 2 years ago 15,195 reads 131 comments

  5. UFC 162: Matt Serra Unable to Corner Chris Weidman Against Anderson Silva

    Chris Weidman faces a monumental task ahead of him at UFC 162 when he faces UFC middleweight champion Anderson "The Spider" Silva. That obstacle just became a bit harder, as Weidman will be without one of his top coaches...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about almost 2 years ago 8,231 reads 14 comments

  6. UFC: Former Welterweight Contender Mike Swick Moving Back to Middleweight

    Former Ultimate Fighter competitor and UFC welterweight title challenger Mike Swick seems poised to return to 185 pounds. Swick replied to a fan's tweet to indicate he would be returning, but not at 170 pounds...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about almost 2 years ago 1,843 reads 7 comments

  7. Keith Kizer Defends Referee Steve Mazzagatti, 'This Isn't About the Ref'

    Dana White and Steve Mazzagatti won't be inviting each other over for any summer pool parties this year. The UFC President has been adamant in his dislike (and distrust) of Mazzagatti as an official for MMA ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about almost 2 years ago 1,806 reads 2 comments

  8. Evans vs Henderson: 5 Fights for Dan Henderson to Take at Middleweight

    Dan Henderson won't be competing for an UFC title at 205 pounds any time soon. Or likely any time at all. That much is clear after Henderson lost his second consecutive bout at UFC 161 ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about almost 2 years ago 3,436 reads 13 comments

  9. UFC 161: Has There Ever Been a Fighter Booked to Look Bad More than Rashad Evans

    Rashad "Suga" Evans picked up a victory on Saturday at UFC 161 , but it hardly did him any favors in terms of MMA fans. It was a rather lackluster showing in what has become a rather lackluster run from Evans in recent years...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about almost 2 years ago 1,333 reads 2 comments

  10. UFC 161 Results: Reasons It Would Be a Mistake to Let Roy Nelson Walk

    Roy Nelson was entering the final fight on his contract and filled his time during the week taking potshots at Dana White and Daniel Cormier. On Saturday night at UFC 161 , Nelson traded his verbal potshots for his haymaker right hand...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about almost 2 years ago 8,322 reads 27 comments

  11. UFC 161: Where Does the Card Rank Among 2013's Pay Per View Cards?

    UFC 161 is in the books and for the majority of MMA fans, that's a good thing. The card had been maligned with injuries and looked more like a network TV kind of card rather than something fans should've shelled out $60 for...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about almost 2 years ago 887 reads 1 comments

  12. UFC 161: A Casual Fan's Guide to the Event

    Believe it or not, there's actually a UFC show this weekend. Not even just a free TV card, but a pay-per-view card! I know it's hard to believe given that only the true keyboard warriors ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about almost 2 years ago 2,098 reads 2 comments

  13. UFC Welterweight Mike Pyle: 'Do I Have to Ride a Tricycle and Juggle?'

    UFC welterweight Mike Pyle has won four straight bouts in the Octagon, but ask fans if they know the name and most will respond with head scratching...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about almost 2 years ago 3,876 reads 16 comments

  14. 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 almost 2 years ago 2,391 reads 4 comments

  15. 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 almost 2 years ago 749 reads 2 comments

  16. 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 almost 2 years ago 2,249 reads 0 comments

  17. 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 almost 2 years ago 734 reads 11 comments

  18. 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 almost 2 years ago 8,504 reads 44 comments

  19. 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 almost 2 years ago 413 reads 2 comments

  20. 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 almost 2 years ago 386 reads 1 comments

  21. 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 almost 2 years ago 2,482 reads 13 comments

  22. 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 almost 2 years ago 3,355 reads 11 comments

  23. 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 almost 2 years ago 1,488 reads 22 comments

  24. 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 almost 2 years ago 1,528 reads 4 comments

  25. 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 almost 2 years ago 7,405 reads 9 comments