1. Jon Jones and Chael Sonnen To Coach Ultimate Fighter 17, Title Fight in April

    Heading into UFC 153, the news on everyone's lips was that Jon Jones had finally seemed to come around to the idea of fighting Chael Sonnen. Now, it appears that fight will become a certainty...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about over 1 year ago 18,727 reads 405 comments

  2. UFC 153: Where Did It Rank Among This Year's Pay-Per-Views?

    UFC 153 has come and gone, and the hometown fans in Rio de Janeiro couldn't be more pleased. With big wins from Anderson Silva , Minotauro Nogueira and Demian Maia bringing the ...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about over 1 year ago 3,930 reads 15 comments

  3. UFC 153: 5 Fights for Fabio Maldonado to Take Next

    Fabio Maldonado might just be the Terminator. You can batter him with punches, smash him with elbows or dip him into a pool of any lava-hot fluid you want*, but he is going to keep coming at you...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about over 1 year ago 1,505 reads 4 comments

  4. UFC 153: Five Fights for Erick Silva to Take Next

    Jon Fitch is a freakā€”no two ways about it. Erick Silva locked in a deep rear-naked choke on Fitch during their UFC 153 contest last night, and somehow the welterweight stud from American Kickboxing Academy survived it...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about over 1 year ago 1,742 reads 6 comments

  5. Anderson Silva vs. Stephan Bonnar: Takeaways from UFC 153's Main Event

    Anderson Silva is now 16-0 in the UFC. His winning streak is the longest in UFC history and nearly twice as long as his closest competitor. (Georges St-Pierre has nine...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about over 1 year ago 18,463 reads 7 comments

  6. Silva vs Bonnar: What Went Wrong for Stephan Bonnar

    In the main event of UFC 153 , Stephan Bonnar took on the greatest pound-for-pound fighter in the history of mixed martial arts: Anderson Silva ...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about over 1 year ago 15,818 reads 35 comments

  7. Jon Fitch vs. Erick Silva: What Went Right for Jon Fitch

    When dominant welterweights Jon Fitch and Erick Silva met at UFC 153 , something had to give. In many ways, this was the most exciting matchup on the card. Silva was a hot prospect who had made short work of everyone that the UFC put in front of him...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about over 1 year ago 1,692 reads 1 comments

  8. Anderson Silva vs. Stephan Bonnar: What Went Right for 'The Spider'

    Rio de Janeiro has been a hotbed for mixed martial arts activity for years, and in the UFC's most recent trip to Brazil, the best Brazilian fighters in the world represented their nation with pride...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about over 1 year ago 3,882 reads 7 comments

  9. UFC 153: 5 Fights for Rony 'Jason' Mariano Bezerra to Take Next

    Heading into the passionate fight-city of Rio de Janeiro, Ultimate Fighter: Brazil winner Rony "Jason" Bezerra was scheduled to make his post-show debut against fellow TUF: Brazil fighter Sam Sicilia...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about over 1 year ago 877 reads 0 comments

  10. UFC 153 Results: Antonio Minotauro Nogueira Defeats Dave Herman Via Armbar

    The co-main event of UFC 153 was a heavyweight confrontation between former world champion and MMA legend Minotauro Nogueira and Dave "Pee Wee" Herman...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about over 1 year ago 4,435 reads 5 comments

  11. UFC 153 Results: Jon Fitch Defeats Erick Silva Via Decision

    Whether you missed him or not, Jon Fitch is back. In the opening round of his UFC 153 battle with Brazilian prodigy Erick Silva, Fitch utilized a smothering clinch game that ...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about over 1 year ago 8,663 reads 12 comments

  12. UFC 153 Results: Phil Davis Defeats Wagner Prado Via Anaconda Choke

    Although Brazilian fans saw Demian Maia bring home a quick win in the UFC 153 opening contest, the momentum for their native brethren would come to a halt in the next bout...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about over 1 year ago 2,899 reads 2 comments

  13. UFC 153 Results: Demian Maia Defeats Rick Story Via Rear-Naked Choke

    The main card of UFC 153 started out with an exciting battle between welterweight title hopefuls Rick Story and Demian Maia Saturday in Rio de Janeiro ...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about over 1 year ago 4,978 reads 7 comments

  14. UFC 153 Results: 5 Fights for Gleison Tibau to Take Next

    The incredibly jacked Gleison Tibau is typically the most muscular man in any lightweight bout. When he met former middleweight Francisco Trinaldo at UFC 153 , the long-time UFC vet appeared undersized for the first time in his lightweight career...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about over 1 year ago 502 reads 0 comments

  15. UFC 153 Fight Card: Demian Maia and the 10 Best Grapplers in the UFC

    Saturday night marks the return of Demian Maia, a highly regarded jiu-jitsu practitioner who won his first five UFC contests via submission. Few have ever scored five submissions inside the Octagon, let alone in successive bouts...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about over 1 year ago 3,409 reads 27 comments

  16. Anderson Silva vs Stephan Bonnar: Preview, Odds and Predictions for UFC 153

    The last time that the UFC went to Brazil, fans were treated to a lackluster card that included a rematch no one asked for in the main event and five promotional newcomers on the main card...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about almost 2 years ago 15,988 reads 14 comments

  17. UFC on FX 5 Results: Post-Fight Stock Report

    The heavyweight division has been shaken up once again. In a division that features heavy-handed monsters who can finish fights in the blink of an eye, there is little surprise that ...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about almost 2 years ago 2,902 reads 11 comments

  18. UFC on FX 5 Results: Five Fights for Travis Browne to Take Next

    It was clear to most of the home audience as well as the announcers that Browne had done damage to his knee early in the first round. A replay after the fight's closing moments showed that Browne tweaked his knee while stepping in for a kick...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about almost 2 years ago 138 reads 2 comments

  19. UFC on FX 5 Results: Five Fights for Jake Ellenberger to Take Next

    Ellenberger has been tremendously successful since joining the UFC roster, but suffered a recent setback when he was stopped (perhaps prematurely) by Martin Kampmann back in June...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about almost 2 years ago 1,589 reads 2 comments

  20. UFC on FX 5 Results: Five Fights for Bigfoot Silva to Take Next

    Bigfoot Silva may not have impressed in his UFC debut earlier this year, but he made up for it tonight with a 1st Round technical knockout victory over the undefeated Travis Browne...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about almost 2 years ago 2,453 reads 8 comments

  21. UFC on FX 5 Results: Recapping the Fight Night Bonuses

    The UFC on FX 5 has come and gone, and the fights were certainly exciting. With only three decisions on the entire card, that means an incredible 70 percent of fights ended before the final buzzer...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about almost 2 years ago 2,507 reads 1 comments

  22. UFC on FX 5 Results: Five Fights for Jay Hieron to Take Next

    It has not been the easiest year for Jay Hieron . He was robbed of the Bellator welterweight championship after a hard-fought contest with champion Ben Askren, his UFC return was ...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about almost 2 years ago 742 reads 3 comments

  23. UFC on FX 5 Results: Five Fights for Mike Pierce to Take Next

    In February, Mike Pierce nearly made an enormous leap in standing as he battled former title contender Josh Koscheck in a closely contested contest at UFC 143. When the scores were read, Pierce was on the wrong side of a split decision...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about almost 2 years ago 528 reads 4 comments

  24. UFC on FX 5 Results: What's Next for "Bigfoot" Silva

    Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva did not fare well in his UFC debut. In fact, he was beaten into a crimson mess that some of our readers have described as "hard to watch." Tonight, Silva returned to the Octagon for a battle with the undefeated Travis Browne...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about almost 2 years ago 3,247 reads 8 comments

  25. UFC on FX 5 Results: Jake Ellenberger vs Jay Hieron: What Did We Learn?

    Once billed as the co-main event of a major Pay-Per-View, the cancellation of UFC 151 turned a rematch between Jake Ellenberger and Jay Hieron into a fight for free TV. On FX, the two welterweights hoped to make separate statements...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about almost 2 years ago 3,686 reads 17 comments