1. Alan Belcher vs. Yushin Okami Rematch Targeted for UFC 155

    Popular middleweight Alan Belcher may not get his bout with Vitor Belfort , but he will get the opportunity to avenge a loss from his early UFC career. Ariel Helwani from MMAFighting ...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 1,467 reads 11 comments

  2. UFC 153: Anderson Silva Opens with Historic Odds as Favorite

    According to oddsmaker Nick Kalikas of MMAoddsbreaker.com (h/t MMAFighting.com), Anderson Silva has opened as a -1350 favorite over light heavyweight Stephan Bonnar in the new main event of UFC 153 ...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 3,554 reads 20 comments

  3. Cole Konrad Retires from Bellator with Heavyweight Belt Still on His Waist

    Bellator President Bjorn Rebney just can't catch a break. Only 18 days after bantamweight champion Eduardo Dantas was knocked out in a bout for Brazilian organization Shooto ...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 2,960 reads 12 comments

  4. UFC 152: The Myth of Michael Bisping and the Power of Marketing

    With a big mouth, never-ending confidence and a charismatic bravado, Chael Sonnen went from being a forgettable wrestler to a worldwide sensation almost overnight...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 6,858 reads 82 comments

  5. Rashad Evans: 5 Possible Fights for Him When He Returns

    Whether you love him or hate him, it's easy to acknowledge that Rashad Evans is one of the best fighters on the planet...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 7,291 reads 40 comments

  6. 5 Fighters Who Should Have Been UFC Champions

    In UFC history, only 44 men across seven weight classes have ever been fortunate enough to call themselves a UFC champion...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 10,149 reads 81 comments

  7. Power Ranking the Most Successful Returns to the Octagon

    In the revolving door that is the UFC, fighters come and fighters go on a regular basis. Some are released after a series of unsuccessful bouts. Others are released for poor behavior or failed drug tests...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 3,953 reads 9 comments

  8. UFC: 6 Fighters You Should Never Bet Against

    Sports fans love to make predictions about the outcome of upcoming events. Whether it is based on an educated guess regarding a stylistic matchup or simply faith in their favorite ...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 11,521 reads 25 comments

  9. Power Ranking the Next 5 UFC Fight Cards

    With the cancellation of UFC 151, fans have been dealing with a roller coaster of emotions. Many continue to resent Jon Jones for refusing the bout with Chael Sonnen. Some are excited about the upcoming UFC 152 card which will now offer two title fights..

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 3,598 reads 10 comments

  10. B/R Official Rankings for September: The Top 10 Lightweights in MMA

    The month of August was an important period of time for the lightweight division in mixed martial arts. Benson Henderson successfully defended the UFC lightweight championship in a rematch with former top dog Frankie Edgar...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 3,611 reads 39 comments

  11. Alistair Overeem: 5 Possible Opponents for His UFC Return

    Alistair Overeem has no interest in waiting for a title shot before stepping back into the Octagon. With champion Junior dos Santos and Cain Velasquez competing on the New Year's card, ...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 12,092 reads 74 comments

  12. Chris Leben: 5 Possible Opponents for His UFC Return

    The original bad boy of The Ultimate Fighter , Chris "The Crippler" Leben is nearly finished with a one-year suspension stemming from a failed drug test at UFC 138 . Leben last fought in November, where he lost to Mark Munoz in the main event...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 125 reads 43 comments

  13. UFC on Fuel: Mac Danzig to Face Takanori Gomi in Macau

    In a battle of PRIDE champion vs The Ultimate Fighter champion, the UFC has just added an intriguing lightweight battle to UFC on FUEL: Cung Le vs Rich Franklin. Takanori Gomi was once thought of as the best lightweight fighter on the planet...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 1,317 reads 10 comments

  14. UFC 151: Chael Sonnen Rips Jon Jones with Pizza Special

    Chael Sonnen has become a bit of a legend when it comes to getting under his opponent's skin. For that reason, it should be no surprise that the Team Quest wrestler has found yet another creative way to mock UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 2,748 reads 19 comments

  15. Jon Jones Fallout: 8 Fighters Who Took Fights on Very Short Notice and Lost

    In the aftermath of UFC 151 's cancellation, there is a lot of debate regarding the decision of UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones to refuse a bout with Chael Sonnen...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 14,427 reads 31 comments

  16. Bellator Champion Eduardo Dantas Gets Knocked out at Shooto Event: Video

    World-ranked bantamweight fighter Eduardo Dantas is the reigning Bellator bantamweight champion and was considered to be one of the top stars in the world's largest non-Zuffa fight organization...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 7,725 reads 44 comments

  17. Is Light Heavyweight so Shallow That Middleweights Get Title Shots in UFC 152?

    Jon Jones is currently set to defend the UFC middleweight championship against Vitor Belfort after refusing to face Chael Sonnen. Wait, that can't be right. Anderson Silva is the UFC middleweight champion...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 2,604 reads 41 comments

  18. Jon Jones Fallout: 8 Fighters That Took Fights on Very Short Notice and Won

    When challenger Dan Henderson was forced out of his title contest at UFC 151 , UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones shocked the world when he denied Dana White 's request to battle late-replacement Chael Sonnen in the main event...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 23,021 reads 107 comments

  19. MMA: Power Ranking August's 10 Best Fights

    The month of August featured some events that could turn fans off from the sport of mixed martial arts. Former Strikeforce champion Jake Shields turned in a lackluster performance ...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 11,780 reads 25 comments

  20. UFC 152: Why Vitor Belfort Instead of Chael Sonnen?

    Jon Jones doesn't want to fight Chael Sonnen on eight days notice. For that reason, he refused a fight with the former middleweight at UFC 151, and that decision ultimately led to the card's demise...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 8,799 reads 53 comments

  21. Despite What Jackson Says, Jones Not Taking the Sonnen Fight Is Unprofessional

    Jon Jones should be the ultimate team player. In fact, walking cageside with the UFC logo emblazoned across his chest, Jones is currently the only fighter being paid sponsorship ...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 507 reads 10 comments

  22. Dana White Makes the Right Call in Canceling UFC 151

    If you have yet to hear the historic news, major news has hit the MMA world. Would you like the SparkNotes version of what went down? Dan Henderson was scheduled to meet Jon Jones in the main event of UFC 151 on September 1st...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 385 reads 3 comments

  23. Jon Jones Just Shafted Every Fighter on the UFC 151 Fight Card

    By now, you've all heard the news about Dan Henderson being forced out of UFC 151 's main event. If you're reading this article, it is not news to you that Jon Jones put the UFC ...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 3,579 reads 25 comments

  24. UFC: Frankie Edgar vs Chad Mendes Is the Perfect No. 1 Contender Fight

    During last night's announcement that Frankie Edgar is officially moving down to the featherweight division, the former lightweight champion told us that he wants to fight before the end of the year...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 1,884 reads 10 comments

  25. UFC on Fox 5: Five Potential Bouts for the Fourth Fight on Fox

    UFC on Fox 5 comes to us on Saturday, Dec. 8, and is already the talk of the MMA world. Despite having several exciting fight cards in the coming months, this event features exciting matchups between big names in multiple divisions...

    Andrew Saunders Written by Andrew Saunders about 2 years ago 3,727 reads 11 comments