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7 hrs ago | MMA Mania

UFC Ultimate Fighter TUF 'Nations Finale complete fighter breakdown,... resident fighter analyst Andrew Richardson breaks down the mixed martial arts game of The Ultimate Fighter : "Nations" Finale headliner Michael Bisping, who looks to take another step toward the title in the Middleweight main event when he takes on Tim Kennedy this Wednesday night at Colisee Pepsi in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts (Ultimate Fighting), Martial Arts, Mixed Martial Arts, Michael Bisping, Tim Kennedy, Alan Belcher

11 hrs ago | Rant MMA

9 Superfights The UFC Could Put On Right Now

With Jon Jones's record seventh UFC light heavyweight title defense looming large at the end of the month, the topic of "superfights" arising in the coming weeks is essentially a lock.


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Jon Jones, Anderson Silva, Cain Velasquez, Robbie Lawler

16 hrs ago |

Vitor Belfort 'embarrassed' by Chael Sonnen vs. Wanderlei Silva brawl at TUF: Brazil

Vitor Belfort knows whats it's like to coach a season of The Ultimate Fighter with Wanderlei Silva , but he was still surprise with Silva's brawl with Chael Sonnen .


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Chael Sonnen, Wanderlei Silva

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Rant MMA

Rumble Effect: Anthony Johnson Will Make an Impact at 205

The majority of fighters who decide to revamp their career by changing weight classes opt to drop down to a lighter weight to make up for a discrepancy in size and strength.


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, UFC 142: Aldo vs. Mendes, Anthony Johnson, Lyoto Machida

Fri Apr 11, 2014


By the Numbers: UFC Fight Night 40

When Roy Nelson 's big right hand hits its target, very few can survive the impact.


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz, Roy Nelson, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, Anderson Silva


MMA on Instagram: Lost & Found Savannah Cat, Impressive Juggling, and Abu Dhabi

Welcome to another week in MMA on Instagram! MMA stalker Katie Winter has collected the best pics that UFC and other MMA fighters and personalities were sharing this week and they're all right here for your viewing pleasure.


Related Topix: Tyrone Spong, Mixed Martial Arts, Isaac Vallie-Flagg, Gesias Cavalcante, Anderson Silva

Thu Apr 10, 2014


Randy Couture speaks out on NSAC's TRT ban, says the UFC supported...

UFC legend Randy Couture spoke out on Nevada's decision to ban TRT, why the UFC supports the decision, as well as whether his son got a "fair shake" during his time with the promotion.


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Randy Couture


Michael Bisping: Win Over Tim Kennedy Could Warrant Title Shot

Michael Bisping could position himself for a middleweight title shot when he fights Tim Kennedy on April 16 at "The Ultimate Fighter Nations" finale.


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Tim Kennedy, Michael Bisping, Chael Sonnen, Matt Hamill

Mon Apr 07, 2014

MMA Mania

New UFC 173 full poster pic for 'Barao vs Dillashaw' Memorial Day...

It's not Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort -- nor Chris Weidman vs. Lyoto Machida -- but Renan Barao vs. T.J. Dillashaw will just have to do for the UFC 173 main event.


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Chris Weidman, Lyoto Machida, Renan Barao, TJ Dillashaw

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Cage Pages

Henderson undeserving of title shot, despite win

J ust last week, UFC President Dana White announced that the winner of the light-heavyweight bout between Dan Henderson and Daniel Cormier at UFC 175 would be next in line for a title fight.


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Dan Henderson, Lyoto Machida, Rashad Evans, Mauricio Rua

Tue Apr 01, 2014


Forrest Griffin defends TRT: 'All the drugs in the world ain't gonna...

In the wake of the recent ban on testosterone replacement therapy, the former UFC champ defends the benefits of the treatment likening it other common medications.


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Forrest Griffin, Chael Sonnen, Dan Henderson, Jon Jones

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Jon Jones Would Have Liked Ortiz, Liddell, Couture As Opponent

Current UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has faced off with some of the greats in the sport, taking down the likes of Vitor Belfort, Mauricio "Shogun" Rua, Quinton "Rampage" Jackson and Rashad Evans already in his brief career.


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Jon Jones, Rashad Evans, Glover Teixeira, Tito Ortiz

Fri Mar 28, 2014

MMA Weekly

Robbie Lawler Steps In for Injured Tarec Saffiedine; Lawler vs. Ellenberger Headed to UFC 173

A training injury has forced Tarec Saffiedine out of his scheduled fight with Jake Ellenberger at UFC 172.


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Tarec Saffiedine, Robbie Lawler, Jake Ellenberger, Chris Weidman

UFC news: Chris Weidman OUT of UFC 173 title fight and will undergo knee surgery

PLUS 'Hendo' wants a crack at Lyoto Machida, Melvin Guillard is released from his contract and Gustafsson calls out Jones - again Seven days is a long time in the world of the UFC so let's catch up on what's been happening in the world's premier MMA organisation.


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Chris Weidman, Lyoto Machida, Melvin Guillard, Dan Henderson

Thu Mar 27, 2014


Michael Bisping: It's Pretty Obvious Vitor Belfort Failed His Drug Test

While the commissioner has not made such an assertion, "The Count" believes the circumstantial evidence speaks for itself, per MMA Junkie .


Related Topix: Michael Bisping, Mixed Martial Arts, Alan Belcher

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Dana White Offers Insight Into Ronda Rousey, Vitor Belfort

UFC president Dana White could call Ronda Rousey and ask the female bantamweight champion to step in and fill the main event slot vacated for UFC 173 by Chris Weidman.


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Ronda Rousey, Chris Weidman, Lyoto Machida

Tue Mar 25, 2014

Ratings report: UFC Sunday night experiment looks promising

The experiment of airing UFC on a Sunday night got off to what should be viewed as a promising start from a ratings standpoint, as the main card for the Dan Henderson vs. Shogun Rua UFC Fight Night 38 was the third most-watched Fight Night since the launch of Fox Sports 1 in August.


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Dan Henderson, Mauricio Rua, Lyoto Machida, Chael Sonnen

Cage Potato

Dan Henderson Still a BAMF, Offers to Step in Against Lyoto Machida at UFC 173

Just as the sun rises each morning, Dan Henderson wakes up, kills a wild boar with his bare hands, and asks himself, "What can I do next to make all men look like absolute pussies?" Today's answer: By calling out Lyoto Machida roughly 48 hours after defeating Mauricio Rua in one of the most brutal fights of the year .


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Dan Henderson, Lyoto Machida, Mauricio Rua, Chris Weidman

Mon Mar 24, 2014


UFC fighter rankings: Hendo moves up at light heavyweight

The latest UFC event in Brazil didn't shake up the rankings much, but the main event winner did climb a bit at 205.


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Anderson Silva, Anthony Pettis, Lyoto Machida, Alan Belcher

Rant MMA

Chris Weidman Withdraws From UFC 173, Title Fight Against Lyoto Machida Set For July 5

Lyoto Machida is going to have to wait a little longer for his title shot against UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman .


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Lyoto Machida, Chris Weidman, Anderson Silva