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UFC Rankings: Good Calls and Bad Calls Following UFC 179

Usually dominant, Jose Aldo ran into a tough bout Saturday against Chad Mendes. In his first meeting with Mendes, Aldo took care of business quickly. After stuffing several takedowns, the featherweight champion defended his belt with a knee as the opening round neared an end. Show More Summary

Video Highlights: Aisling Daly TKO’s Angela Magana In a Barnburner on Last Night’s TUF 20

(Props: TheUltimateFighter on YouTube) Team Pettis' Aisling Daly has a style that can be best described as...unorthodox. She throws awkward, repetitive 1-2 combos and standing hammerfists that evoke memories of Jade Chun vs. Taeler Jackson. Show More Summary

Power up! Michael Bisping 2.0 can now generate MAWR POWER with his strikes

Luke Rockhold may want to think twice about keeping this fight on the feet. That's because Michael Bisping has evolved as a mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter and ever since he started working with a new coach, has noticed a considerable increase in power with his punches, as well as his kicks. Show More Summary

UFC World Podcast: Gareth A Davies with Ross Pearson and sports psychologist Jim Afremow on Michael Bisping

The new UFC World Podcast. Gareth A Davies talks with sports psychologist Jim Afremow PhD, who assesses the powerful mindset of Michael Bisping ahead of his contest with Luke Rockhold. Plus Ross Pearson looks ahead at his contest with Al Iaquinta, assesses the challenges for Conor McGregor at featherweight, and calls out the Irishman at [...]

Benson Henderson vs. Eddie Alvarez Booked as Co-Main Event for UFC Fight Night 59: McGregor vs. Siver

(Eddie Alvarez briefly turns Donald Cerrone into Karl Childers during their three-round war last month. / Photo via Getty) As first reported by the Boston Herald, a lightweight bout between former UFC lightweight champ Benson Henderson...Show More Summary

Ronda Rousey Halloween costume: Tiny tykes dress up as UFC champ, armbar fellow toddlers (Video)

So it appears that not only will parents dress their children as Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight titleholder Ronda Rousey, they will also arrange them in various fight poses to emulate the "Rowdy" armbar finish. Good...Show More Summary

Donald Cerrone vs. Myles Jury Set for Early January at UFC 182

Donald Cerrone won't quite fulfill his wish of fighting six times in 2014, but five times in a calendar year is still pretty good. On January 3, Cowboy will take on up-and-coming lightweight Myles Jury at UFC 182. That's according to a Tuesday post from UFC president Dana White on his Instagram account. Show More Summary

Invicta 9's Kelly McGill: Ready to Show the World Who the 'Killer' Is

Women's MMA has hit a boom period, as it seems ladies are coming out of the woodwork to participate in MMA. This boom has been evident in more recent times, as the UFC, Bellator, WSOF and all-women's organization Invicta FC are signing...Show More Summary

Latest UFC Fight Night 59 fight card and rumors for 'McGregor vs. Siver' on Jan. 18 in Boston

It's bedlam in "Beantown" as Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight attraction Conor McGregor puts his considerable hype on the line against venerable German kickboxer Dennis Siver at the upcoming UFC Fight Night 59 event...Show More Summary

Andrei Arlovski sidelined with shoulder surgery, 'not thinking about his next UFC fight'

So much for momentum. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight titleholder Andrei Arlovski is back in the official top-10 rankings at 265 pounds, clocking in at No. 7 after disposing of Antonio Silva last month in Brazil. Show More Summary

Anderson Silva and Mauricio “Shogun” Rua to Coach The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 4

("Yes, baby, it is so normal." / Photo via Getty) The UFC has confirmed that Brazilian MMA legends Anderson Silva and Mauricio "Shogun" Rua will serve as opposing coaches on The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 4, which will begin filming early next year in Las Vegas and feature bantamweight and lightweight contestants. Show More Summary

UFC 183 Gets Middleweight Contenders Thales Leites and Tim Boetsch

Riding seven straight wins, Thales Leites has been set up with a Top 15 middleweight contender. The Brazilian will meet Tim Boetsch at UFC 183 on January 31. reported the booking of the bout Wednesday. After being released...Show More Summary

Georges St-Pierre: Nick Diaz made a mistake by agreeing to fight Anderson Silva at UFC 183

But had the Stockton slugger agreed to a catchweight instead of middleweight, "GSP would give him the edge against "The Spider." One of the most highly-anticipated "super fights" that never came to be, and likely never will, was oneShow More Summary

Superheroes, Villains and Mercenaries of the UFC

Superman has his strength. Batman has his intelligence. The Flash has his speed. As part of a world whose characters possess superhuman capabilities and take part in a timeless battle between good and evil, these heroes need their powers. But...Show More Summary

UFC 177 Rewind: What Did Joe Soto Teach Us About Fighter Pay?

The UFC owes more than just a tip of the cap to men like Joe Soto, who more often than not, step up to the plate when another scheduled fight card begins to self-destruct. Without Soto, UFC 177 would have been the next instance of a fight card gone up in flames. Show More Summary

TUF 20, Episode 6 Recap: Daly vs. Magana Ends with Impressive Stoppage

With Team Melendez on one of the worst slides of The Ultimate Fighter history, the winless team threw their hopes behind Angela Magana, who was picked to face Team Pettis ' Aisling Daly. Magana and Daly represent two of the most experienced...Show More Summary

GSP: Nick Diaz 'Made a Mistake' by Bumping Up to 185 for Anderson Silva Fight

Former longtime UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre thinks ex-Strikeforce champ Nick Diaz has dug his own grave by accepting to fight Anderson Silva at 185 pounds at UFC 183 in January. Speaking on the You're Welcome with Chael...Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 59: Ben Henderson vs Eddie Alvarez fight set as co-main event in Boston

If at first you don't succeed, try and try again. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is doing former Bellator MMA Lightweight champion, Eddie Alvarez, no favors. Alvarez, who dropped his long-awaited Octagon debut to Donald Cerrone...Show More Summary

Benson Henderson vs. Eddie Alvarez Booked for UFC Fight Night 59 in Boston

The UFC's brass obviously has no plans of easing former Bellator MMA champ Eddie Alvarez into the mix in its stacked lightweight division. Roughly a month after watching him drop his promotional debut in a barn-burner against DonaldShow More Summary

Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort, Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano Confirmed for UFC 184 on Feb. 28th

(Surprisingly decent photoshop job via the MMAJunkie forums) As confirmed earlier today by UFC president Dana White, Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort will indeed headline UFC 184, February 28th at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The...Show More Summary

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