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Ryan Bader vs. Ovince Saint Preux: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

This Saturday, the UFC goes to Bangor, Maine, for UFC Fight Night 47: Bader vs. St. Preux. The main event features a light heavyweight bout between The Ultimate Fighter season eight winner, Ryan Bader, and the former Strikeforce standout, Ovince St. Show More Summary

UFC 178 video: Jon Jones vs Daniel Cormier staredown turns into WILD brawl!

When Jon Jones won the 205-pound title in early 2011, Daniel Cormier was still fighting heavyweight regional talent under the Strikeforce: "Challengers" banner. Fast-forward nearly four years later, and here they are in a fight for the...Show More Summary

Alistair Overeem Still Calling for Grudge Match with Junior Dos Santos

Former Strikeforce and K-1 champion Alistair Overeem still wants a piece of former UFC heavyweight titleholder Junior dos Santos, even though his next opponent is already booked. The Reem briefly mentioned his desire to square off with...Show More Summary

Latest UFC Fight Night 47 fight card and rumors for 'Bader vs. St. Preux' on Aug. 16 in Bangor, Maine

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is introducing its brand of mixed martial arts (MMA) to "The Pine Tree State" for UFC Fight Night 47, headlined by a light heavyweight showdown pitting Ryan Bader against Strikeforce import Ovince St. Show More Summary

Ryan Bader vs. Rafael Cavalcante: What We Learned from Light Heavyweight Tilt

On Saturday night at UFC 174, No. 9-ranked Ryan Bader faced off against No. 11-ranked Rafael Cavalcante, the former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion, to see who would continue to climb up the light heavyweight ladder. It was aShow More Summary

UFC 174: Ryan Bader vs. Rafael Cavalcante Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

On Saturday night at UFC 174, a key fight takes place in the light heavyweight division between The Ultimate Fighter Season 8 winner Ryan Bader and former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante. Both fighters will be looking to win two straight and rise in the official rankings. Show More Summary

UFC 174: Ryan Bader to make another run at light heavyweight title, beginning with 'dangerous' Rafael Cavalcante

Ryan Bader is determined to make another run at the UFC light heavyweight title, but he has a tough roadblock ahead of him as he challenges former Strikeforce champion, Rafael Cavalcante, at this weekend's (Sat., June 14, 2014) UFC 174...Show More Summary

UFC 174 fight card: Ryan Bader vs Rafael Cavalcante fight preview

Continuing the trend of hard-hitting bouts at this Saturday's (June 14, 2014) UFC 174 from Vancouver, Ryan Bader is set to take on former Strikeforce champion Rafael Cavalcante at light heavyweight. How can each fighter come out on top...Show More Summary

Andrei Arlovski vs. Brendan Schaub: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

UFC 174 marks the UFC's return to pay-per-view this weekend. It also marks the return of a former UFC champion, one of the best heavyweights in MMA history. Andrei Arlovski returns to the promotion after stints with Strikeforce and World Series of Fighting to take on Brendan Schaub. Show More Summary

Daniel Cormier Will Wait for Title Shot with Win over Dan Henderson

Daniel Cormier will not take another fight after his UFC 173 showdown with Dan Henderson—unless it involves a shiny, golden belt. The former Strikeforce heavyweight champion-turned UFC light heavyweight fighter feels that a win over Henderson solidifies his status as the division's No. Show More Summary

Ryan Bader vs. Rafael 'Feijao' Cavalcante Agreed Upon for UFC 174

UFC 174 continues expanding and is now adding a light heavyweight tilt between The Ultimate Fighter Season 8 winner Ryan Bader and former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante. The bout was first reportedShow More Summary

Daniel Cormier vs. Rafael Cavalcante in the Works for UFC 175 in July

A light heavyweight bout between highly ranked light heavyweight contender Daniel Cormier and former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Rafael Cavalcante is in the works, but not finalized, for UFC 175. Sources close to the bout informed Bleacher Report of the news on Saturday. Show More Summary

Daniel Cormier Pleads for Title Shot, Jon Jones Says He's Not Interested

It’s going to take a lot more than knocking out Patrick Cummins for Daniel Cormier to convince Jon Jones that he’s ready for a shot at the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. The former Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix champion has sacrificed everything, including Popeyes chicken, to drop down to 205 pounds. Show More Summary

Side-by-side pic: UFC 170's Daniel Cormier 'before' and 'after' drop to light heavyweight

For the first time in his career, Strikeforce import and heavyweight grand prix champion Daniel Cormier will try his luck at light heavyweight. Here's what the difference looks like. Daniel Cormier will be making his 205-pound debut in the co-headliner of tomorrow night's (Feb. Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 36: Machida vs. Mousasi Round-by-Round Recap and Analysis

The main event for UFC Fight Night 36 is a deceptively important middleweight tilt between former light heavyweight champions. Former UFC champ Lyoto Machida faces off with former Strikeforce and Dream champ Gegard Mousasi. This bout...Show More Summary

Dana White Trashes Alistair Overeem for “Ducking” Junior Dos Santos, Gets Immediately Corrected by Overeem

That was the first rebuttal offered by Alistair Overeem after Dana White told UFC Tonight that the former Strikeforce heavyweight champ was "hiding" from former UFC heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos. According to White -- who was...Show More Summary

History in the making: Gegard Mousasi makes quick work of Babalu Sobral to become Strikeforce light heavyweight champion

"I fight better when I'm relaxed." -- Gegard Mousasi, reflecting on his 60-second destruction of Renato Sobral. Under ordinary circumstances, you wouldn't have an incoming fighter challenging for a world championship in his debut fight. Then...Show More Summary

Gegard Mousasi knows what to expect from Lyoto Machida after training with karate champion who tamed 'The Dragon'

Fight fire with fire. Former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Gegard Mousasi will attempt to make his case for a middleweight title shot when he faces ex-205-pound kingpin Lyoto Machida in the main event of UFC Fight Night 36, which airs on FOX Sports 1 from Arena Jaragua in Santa Catarina, Brazil, on Feb. Show More Summary

Gegard Mousasi Thinks Beating Lyoto Machida Could Net Him a Title Shot

Gegard Mousasi 's path toward a UFC title is either about to hit the expressway or detour in the coming weeks. The former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion will face former UFC 205-pound strap holder Lyoto Machida in the main event at Fight Night 36 on Feb. Show More Summary

UFC 169: Mir vs. Overeem Round-by-Round Recap and Analysis

A heavyweight bout is afoot with big implications, as Dutch striker and former Strikeforce champion Alistair Overeem takes on former UFC champion Frank Mir. It could be a win-or-go-home fight for both men. Overeem is on a two-fight skid, both of which came via brutal knockouts to Antonio Silva and Travis Browne. Show More Summary

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