1. UFC 96 Preview

    UFC 96 is upon us as the octagon returns to Columbus, Ohio next Saturday. For the second show in a row, no title belt will be on the line...

    John Shubert Written by John Shubert about over 5 years ago 384 reads 7 comments

  2. UFC 101: UFC's Second Century

    Since everyone and their mother seems to be predicting fight cards recently, I've decided to throw my hat in the ring as well...

    John Shubert Written by John Shubert about over 5 years ago 568 reads 5 comments

  3. MMA Fighter Rankings for March

    Alright folks, since the next major card won't be broadcast until March 1, here is my final rankings going into next month to hold you over...

    John Shubert Written by John Shubert about over 5 years ago 194 reads 15 comments

  4. WEC 39 Preview

    Hey there everyone, it's time again for another solid WEC card. This card will be taking place in Corpus Christi, Texas. It will feature Mike Brown v. Leonard Garcia for the featherweight title...

    John Shubert Written by John Shubert about over 5 years ago 168 reads 10 comments

  5. UFC 95 Review

    Another free show delivers for the UFC! Last night was incredible folks. This card wasn't racked with stars like the ones fans saw at UFC 92, but the fights all delivered. Only two fights went the distance and one of them won Fight of the Night...

    John Shubert Written by John Shubert about over 5 years ago 310 reads 6 comments

  6. UFC 95 Preview

    Happy President's Day to all the Americans out there! I thought I'd use some of my precious, free time today to start the countdown to UFC 95. This is another overseas, tape-delayed, free UFC bonanza coming to us from jolly old London...

    John Shubert Written by John Shubert about over 5 years ago 299 reads 14 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 17 Review

    As usual, UFC Fight Night delivers. Tonight, down in the city that is still mopping up from the Super Bowl (Tampa Bay, FL for all non-US residents), the UFC put on another great free show after making all of us diehards shell out for two PPVs last month..

    John Shubert Written by John Shubert about over 5 years ago 52 reads 1 comments

  8. MMA Rankings For February

    Alright everyone, as promised, here is my list of the top 10 fighters in all the major weight categories as well as pound-for-pound. Hopefully this should spark some good debate on the comments board! P4P: Anderson Silva Georges St...

    John Shubert Written by John Shubert about over 5 years ago 194 reads 9 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night 17 Preview

    This card, which is the UFC's first return to Florida since June 2007, has been ravished by injuries. Hermes Franca who was supposed to be in the main event pulled out due to a torn ACL and has been replaced with Jeremy Stephens...

    John Shubert Written by John Shubert about over 5 years ago 291 reads 12 comments

  10. UFC 94 Review

    Last night might not have been the most exciting card the UFC has ever put on, but damn if there weren't some really competitive fights outside of the co-main event...

    John Shubert Written by John Shubert about over 5 years ago 780 reads 13 comments

  11. UFC 94: More Than Meets the Eye

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  12. WEC 38 Review

    What an unfortunate ending to an otherwise great night of fights (as usual) from the WEC. You never want to see a doctor stop a fight, but obviously, you have to protect the health and safety of the fighters first and foremost...

    John Shubert Written by John Shubert about over 5 years ago 182 reads 4 comments

  13. I Want The Grand Prix Back!

    I'd like to take this opportunity to talk about an issue that is important to me in regards to modern day MMA: the lack of the tournament. Now I'm not talking about the one night tournaments that used to be the staple of the UFC and MMA in general...

    John Shubert Written by John Shubert about over 5 years ago 79 reads 4 comments

  14. UFC 94 Preview

    Here we go again, folks. For the third weekend in a row, we have another big MMA card on tap, and this time it's UFC's annual Super Bowl weekend blowout. This year features a long-awaited rematch between two top-five pound-for-pound fighters in GSP and B.

    John Shubert Written by John Shubert about over 5 years ago 314 reads 1 comments

  15. Affliction: Day of Reckoning Review

    Wow, that was quite a card! For all of Affliction's production blemishes, they sure do know how to put together a fight card. The production quality actually took a step back from their first card unfortunately...

    John Shubert Written by John Shubert about over 5 years ago 283 reads 5 comments

  16. MMA in the Olympics

    Here is another old editorial piece I put together. Again, please try to read it in the context of the time it was written in. I had thought about this back when the Olympics were taking place a couple months ago...

    John Shubert Written by John Shubert about over 5 years ago 85 reads 5 comments

  17. 10 Things I Miss About PRIDE

    Please note that this was written mid-2008 so please take it in context. Also, I will be updating my Grand Prix in a later column...

    John Shubert Written by John Shubert about over 5 years ago 270 reads 5 comments

  18. UFC 93 Review

    In the immortal words of Will Ferrel as Mugatu in Zoolander: "I feel like I'm taking crazy pills!" This was one of the most underwhelming cards I have ever seen from the UFC and it made for a very inauspicious start to 2009...

    John Shubert Written by John Shubert about over 5 years ago 800 reads 2 comments

  19. Affliction 2 and WEC 38 Previews

    Hey everyone! For the first time I'll be combining reviews since WEC 38 isn't exactly stacked. I'm sure the fights outside of the co-main event will be good since the WEC almost always puts on good fights...

    John Shubert Written by John Shubert about over 5 years ago 861 reads 2 comments