1. Desolate Warrior Book Review: The Inspirational Story of Will Ribeiro

    The word "inspirational" is thrown around a lot these days, but the story of Will Ribeiro isn’t one of these cases...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about almost 3 years ago 159 reads 0 comments

  2. Bellator FC: Is Spike TV Their Future?

    The UFC has flirted with the idea of moving to a national television network for years, and now it's official: the UFC is now partnered with the FOX network...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about almost 3 years ago 198 reads 5 comments

  3. UFC Lightweight Championship: Who Is the Top Contender?

    The 155 pound division has always been one of the deepest in mixed martial arts and right now is no different...

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  4. WEC from the Palace to the Palms: The Defining Moments in Its History

    World Extreme Cagefighting was founded in 2001 for one solid purpose—to make money. However, unlike other MMA organizations, their primary focus wasn’t to make ...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about over 3 years ago 233 reads 1 comments

  5. The Rumor Mill: Is Gina Carano Returning in 2011?

    She was the first poster girl for women’s MMA—Gina Carano embodied what people wanted in a female fighter, she was the sexy girl next door outside of the cage, but when the door closed she could take your head off...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about over 3 years ago 147 reads 2 comments

  6. Strikeforce: Breaking Down The Heavyweight Grand Prix 2011

    It’s no secret, Strikeforce’s heavyweight landscape is filled with question marks. With the current Champion, Alistair Overeem, only defending his title once since ...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about over 3 years ago 847 reads 5 comments

  7. Brock Lesnar & Junior Dos Santos As TUF Coaches: Why It's A Bad Idea

    It’s official – Brock Lesnar and Junior Dos Santos will be the coaches for the upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about over 3 years ago 1,211 reads 20 comments

  8. Amanda Nunes: Is She Next In Line for Cris Cyborg's Title?

    Let's face it, the women's middleweight division isn't the deepest of weight classes and legitimate challengers for the current queen, Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos, are few and far between...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about over 3 years ago 1,617 reads 6 comments

  9. MMA's 2011 Wish List: Top 10 Fights We Want in the New Year

    2010 was a big year for the sport, the UFC grew bigger and better, WEC merged with the UFC, Fedor Emelianenko lost his first fight in almost a decade, Bellator continued to rise in popularity and that's just the tip of the ice berg...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about over 3 years ago 4,063 reads 4 comments

  10. What's the Score? Breaking Down Judging in Mixed Martial Arts

    "Don't leave it in the hands of the judges" Those are the words Dana White has echoed countless times towards combatants unable to finish their opponent before the final round hits triple zero...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about over 3 years ago 358 reads 3 comments

  11. UFC-WEC Merger: Top 5 Lightweights Likely To Drop to Featherweight

    This past Thursday, Dana White made a blockbuster announcement: Following December 16th's WEC 53 event, the UFC will adopt its bantamweight and featherweight divisions, as well as merging both lightweight divisions...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about over 3 years ago 1,635 reads 11 comments

  12. Generation Next: Maximo Blanco

    As mixed martial arts continues to grow more and more by the day, it becomes harder to find those special athletes that are one in a million, the ones that will go on to be Champions at their desired weight class and take the sport to new heights...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about over 3 years ago 452 reads 2 comments

  13. MMA: Three Reasons To Watch Shark Fights 13 This Weekend

    When there comes a weekend when none of the major players in the MMA game put forward a pay-per-view event, it would lead you to believe that you are going to have a fight free weekend and save a dime or two along the way...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about almost 4 years ago 1,501 reads 3 comments

  14. UFC 123: Is George Sotiropoulos Your Next UFC Lightweight Champion?

    George Sotiropoulos first caught the attention of the fight community as a participant on the sixth series of The Ultimate Fighter. The Geelong native from Australia quickly became a favorite to be crowned as the next winner of the reality show...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about almost 4 years ago 1,049 reads 43 comments

  15. MMA Versus NFL: Bellator 28 Preview & Predicitons!

    We are four events down in the third season of Bellator Fighting Championships and already we have seen the promotional debut of the pound-for-pound queen of MMA, as well as the first ever championship change hands and this is only the beginning...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about almost 4 years ago 3,068 reads 9 comments

  16. DREAM in Financial Troubles: Is the End Near?

    The state of mixed martial arts in Japan has been questioned amongst keyboard warriors for several years since the fall of the revolutionary Pride FC organization...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about almost 4 years ago 414 reads 9 comments

  17. Kazushi Sakuraba: Should He Hang Up the Gloves?

    The toughest decision that a professional fighter must make is to determine when its finally time to hang up the gloves and watch the sport from the side line. In this instance we have 41 year old pioneer of mixed martial arts, Kazushi Sakuraba...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about almost 4 years ago 610 reads 4 comments

  18. The Bellator Fighting Championships: Five Reasons To Watch

    The Bellator Fighting Championships began airing on ESPN for their first season in April of 2009—in the beginning they struggled to get attention of the MMA world outside of the hardcore audience...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about almost 4 years ago 652 reads 19 comments

  19. Strikeforce Houston: Take Things One Event At A Time

    Strikeforce is an organization that has made many small mistakes, but all of them keep adding up. This past Saturday night, Strikeforce hosted their 37th event from the Toyota Centre ...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about almost 4 years ago 476 reads 12 comments

  20. Strikeforce: Tim Kennedy Earns More Respect In Defeat Than In Victory

    When it was announced that the vacant Strikeforce Middleweight Championship will be up for grabs in a bout between Tim Kennedy and Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza disappointment struck keyboard warriors from all over the world...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about almost 4 years ago 826 reads 15 comments

  21. Women's MMA: Give It the Respect It Deserves

    As a loaded weekend of mixed martial arts action came to a close, we look back and what do we all remember? Was it the exciting action put forward by the 135-lbs girls on the Strikeforce ...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about almost 4 years ago 1,536 reads 13 comments

  22. Junior Dos Santos: Destined for Gold

    October 25, 2008 was the first time this 6'4" and 238-pound Brazilian graced our television screens as a part of the UFC...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about almost 4 years ago 864 reads 56 comments

  23. UFC 117 Post Fight Press Conference: Does Chael Sonnen Deserve Rematch?

    Leading into his clash with the consensus pound-for-pound king of mixed martial arts it was clear that Chael Sonnen could talk a good game, but now it was time to see if he could back it up...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about almost 4 years ago 9,872 reads 105 comments

  24. Forgotten Classics Volume One: Pride FC Openweight Grand Prix 2000

    Most fight fans have fond memories of a 140-pound Brazilian man named Royce Gracie submitting the much larger American wrestler Dan Severn at UFC 4 or the now infamous war between Forrest Griffin and Stephan Bonnar at the first ever UFC free-to-air event.

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about 4 years ago 808 reads 6 comments

  25. Jake Shields Released From Strikeforce: Is He UFC Bound?

    Strikeforce Middleweight title carrier Jake Shields has officially been released from his contract with the No. 2-ranked promotion and his Championship has been vacated...

    Justin Faux Written by Justin Faux about 4 years ago 855 reads 26 comments