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  1. St-Pierre searches for new beginning and Monday misc.
    For a change, Georges St-Pierre said all the right things. Despite his courteous ways, sharp suits and charisma, the former UFC welterweight champion has a way of drawing the ire of fellow fighters....
  2. Gonzaga Sniffs Out His Biggest Opportunity
    Gabriel Gonzaga's nickname, "Napao," literally translates from Portuguese as "big nose." But the man who will challenge Randy Couture for the UFC heavyweight championship Saturday night has an...
  3. Matt Serra Coming to Baltimore Next Weekend
    I received word a couple of days ago from Ground Control co-owner John Rallo that UFC welterweight champion Matt Serra will be visiting Baltimore next weekend. LINK
  4. An Interview With Cub Swanson, WEC Featherweight Contender
    Kodiak MMA: First of all, I’d like to thank you for making time to talk with us for a bit. Before we get to your upcoming fight with Little Evil, I want to congratulate you on your most recent win –...
  5. Muay Thai Master's Student In Ultimate Bout
    He can serve you a caramel latte with whipped cream and kick your butt. He's Elcio Machado, a Dunkin' Donuts manager and Muay Thai master who is one of the coaches of Gabriel Gonzaga, a rising...
  6. Inside the Cage Radio and Some Good News
    Good news first: Wednesday is my last day here at my job. Mercifully my new hours and work/life balance will be much better going forward. LINK
  7. Randy Couture Fight Odds
    Randy Couture comes into UFC 74 as a slight underdog. The 40 plus Randy Couture fight odds were listed at even odds compared to Gabriel Gonzaga's favorite status (-130). LINK
  8. MMANews.com Pre-UFC 74 Interview With Joe Stevenson
    MMANews.com's own Chris Howie recently caught up with top UFC Lightweight contender Joe "Daddy" Stevenson to discuss his upcoming fight at UFC 74, among a number of other topics. Below is a complete...
  9. Foreman Wrote the Book On Fighting After 40
    Had the sport of mixed martial arts been around in 1966, the history of boxing may have taken a vastly different turn. That's because two-time boxing heavyweight champion George Foreman said he would...
  10. Alexander Emelianenko Unlikely Headed to the UFC Soon
    Despite the UFC’s recent influx of heavyweight talent — including Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Fabricio Werdum — one fighter that probably won’t be added to the mix is...
  11. Memorable Clay Guida Fight Available for Free Viewing
    Win or lose, chances are that lightweight Clay Guida is going to be part of one of the night’s best fights. And UFC fans shouldn’t be surprised to learn that the entertainment isn’t limited to the...
  12. UFC 78: Karo Parisyan vs. Hayato ‘Mach’ Sakurai?
    Oh man would this be a good fight. If karo wins i'd say he should get a title shot pending how long he has to wait. link
  13. Sylvia Vs. Vera announced
    The Ultimate Fighting Championship today confirmed a fight between former UFC Heavyweight Champion Tim Sylvia and undefeated Brandon Vera. The bout will take place at UFC 77 on Oct. 20 in Cincinnati,...
  14. Jens Pulver injured, out of WEC debut
    This sucks, I really wanted to see his fight with Cub Swanson and IMO would have been fight of the night. Jens Pulver Injured
  15. “The Ultimate Fighter 7? Likely to Debut in April 2008
    The application process for the seventh season of Spike TV’s popular reality series “The Ultimate Fighter” will likely begin in November, and the season will likely debut in April 2008 LINK
  16. August - Pound-for-Pound Rankings from ESPN
    ESPN's Pound 4 Pound Rankings for August There are a couple surprises that slipped in there. I expected to see Chuck in there too. I wouldnt have him in my top ten but coming from ESPN I thought...
  17. Planet Tapout 8.21.07: It's All About the Chedda!
    What's keeping fighters from earning the same paydays as boxers? Could we see a multi-million dollar payday in MMA? Lotfi Sariahmed examines those questions and more in this week's Planet Tapout! All...
  18. Randy Couture: Captain Comeback
    Not bad for an old man." With those now famous words, Ultimate Fighting Championship Hall of Famer Randy Couture penned another remarkable chapter in what has become an implausible career. LINK
  19. Brian Fritz's Fightin' Words: Roger Huerta climbing ladder in UFC
    The Ultimate Fighting Championship always is looking for new stars. It believes it has found one in Roger Huerta. The 24 year-old has the good looks and charm to be a star. LINK
  20. The Carpenter Looks To Fashion A Win After Disputed Loss At UFC 72
    It’s not officially a mulligan but lightweight Clay (The Carpenter) Guida figures it’s no surprise the UFC has thrown him back into action in Saturday’s UFC 74 - just two months or so after a...
  21. In it to win it: Exclusive UFCmania interview with Josh Koscheck
    Josh Koscheck is one of the most polarizing fighters on the UFC roster. The former contestant on season one of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) has transitioned from being an insanely decorated collegiate...
  22. Man Pwned By Woman In NHB Match
    I dunno what the circumstances were surrounding this fight, but this dude just gets completely owned by a girl. Granted the girl is not the most delicate sampling of the fairer sex, but still. PWNT!...
  23. Opportunity Knocking For GG
    The stars have clearly aligned for Gabriel Gonzaga. He defeated one of the greatest heavyweight fighters of all time in the most spectacular fashion possible in April, he has a heavyweight title...
  24. Mailbag: GSP, Foreman, and More (Yahoo Article)
    I don't hate Georges St. Pierre. I don't hate Georges St. Pierre. I don't hate Georges St. Pierre. Many of you think I have it in for the former UFC welterweight champion, who returns to the octagon...
  25. Kos interview with UFCMania.com
    Josh Koscheck is one of the most polarizing fighters on the UFC roster. The former contestant on season one of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) has transitioned from being an insanely decorated collegiate...
  26. Sylvia VS. Vera Confirmed For UFC 77
    The Ultimate Fighting Championship today confirmed a fight between former UFC Heavyweight Champion Tim Sylvia and undefeated Brandon Vera. The bout will take place at UFC 77 on Oct. 20 in Cincinnati,...
  27. Clay Guida ready for "Maximus"
    Clay Guida gives his thoughts on his upcoming fight with PRIDE superstar Marcus Aurelio. Clay predicts another exciting fight and I believe him. This fight should be on the main card and I hope it...
  28. Michael Bisping at middleweight?
    Season three winner of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) and undefeated UFC light heavyweight contender, Michael Bisping, could possibly move down to the middleweight division sometime in the future,...
  29. Monson VS Rizzo Headline USA VS Brazil
    MMA heavyweight star Jeff "Snowman" Monson heads up Team USA when he challenges Brazilian Jui Jitsu legend, Pedro "The Rock" Rizzo for Rizzo's IFA World Heavyweight title, in the Main Event. GO USA
  30. Vera's ‘Apology’ Named Sylvia
    Brandon Vera wants to apologize to his fans, friends, and family, and he says he’ll make it in the Octagon on October 20. That’s when the 29-year-old San Diego native will face former UFC Heavyweight...
  31. Henderson Has Some Fight Left In Him
    His body is willing, his mind is strong, and the money -- well, the money is not too bad, either. When Dan Henderson, one of the premier mixed martial arts athletes in the world, takes on Quinton...
  32. The UFC: The Success Story Of Pro Sports.
    With the NFL under the shadow of the Michael Vick indictment and the criminal element of Pacman Jones, Tank Johnson and the Cincinnati Bengals, MLB bearing the fruits of longtime steroid tolerance,...
  33. John McCain Breaks Up a Fight (Old Article On McCain and MMA)
    Senator John McCain likes to play on the national stage; that's why many of his constituents were startled January 30 to find him taking off after a local entertainment event. LINK
  34. Celebrity MMA Fan: Brent Hatley of “Bubba the Love Sponge Show”
    In addition to being the executive producer for the “Bubba the Love Sponge Show” on Sirius Satellite Radio, Brent Hatley is one of the biggest supporters of mixed-martial arts on mainstream radio....
  35. Josh Koscheck – Just Win, Baby
    Josh Koscheck had this one in the bag. With under a minute to go, he was on the verge of handing heated rival Diego Sanchez his first professional loss at UFC 69 in April and moving ever closer to a...
  36. Rampage/Hendo Media Days
    The two champs prepare for their unification fight at UFC 75 on Sept. 8 Some interesting and controversial statements by Rampage's boxing coach. I agree with the writer though. Rampage may have a...
  37. Brock Lesnar vs __________ ?
    A former NCAA heavyweight wrestling national champion and pro wrestling superstar, Brock Lesnar made his mixed martial arts debut in impressive fashion on June 2nd against Min Soo Kim. That fight...
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  38. Dana answers our questions.
    You have questions for Dana White, he has answers. The outspoken president of the Ultimate Fighting Championship is rarely shy with his opinions, as he demonstrates here in the latest Yahoo! Sports...
  39. Nate Mohr Scratched From UFC 76 Bout With Injury
    A planned UFC 76 undercard fight between Jeremy Stephens (9-2 MMA, 0-1 UFC) and Nate Mohr (8-4 MMA, 1-1 UFC) will not take place at the Sept. 22 event because of an injury suffered by Mohr during the...
  40. “The Ultimate Fighter 6? Will Include Small Rules Change
    The upcoming sixth season of Spike TV’s popular “The Ultimate Fighter” reality series debuts Sept. 19, and the show’s producers made a small change to the way fights were arranged. LINK
  41. MMA as a Business
    Kid Nate has a post over at Bloody Elbow about how MMA is progressing as a business. In it, he quotes from two different sources, but agrees with Lotfi Sariahmed of 411 Mania, who says: LINK
  42. Intelligently Defending : The Road to the Title Begins Again
    In his first defense of the UFC Welterweight Title, Georges St. Pierre suffered a stunning defeat at the hands of Matt Serra. He will now begin his new quest for the gold on Saturday. LINK
  43. Bennett Called "Krazy" For A Reason
    Charles Bennett – call him Krazy Horse, he pleads – admits to a bit of trouble in his 27 years. But, he says innocently, a bit of trouble should not be that unexpected for a guy with crazy in his...
  44. Grove Patiently Biding Time For Title Opportunity
    Like a spider, Kendall "Da Spyder" Grove is patiently waiting for the day when he can capture championship prey in mixed martial arts. LINK
  45. Title seeker Gonzaga faces icon in Couture
    On the night that Gabriel Gonzaga stunned the world by knocking out Mirko Cro Cop, there was at least one man who didn't have to feign surprise. He happens to be the same man who will be staring...
  46. Ultimate Fighting Defender
    Even as he walks from the practice field on a blazing hot Wednesday afternoon, his body so soaked with sweat that his fingers are pruning up, you get the feeling there are only two places Chris Hovan...
  47. Koscheck Willing To Be the Bad Guy
    There are plenty of uncertainties regarding the welterweight title elimination bout between Georges St. Pierre and Josh Koscheck at UFC 74 on Saturday at Mandalay Bay. No one can be certain whether...
  48. Brock Lesnar... Shut the Hell Up!!!
    I was hoping I would never have to hear about Brock Lesnar again after news surfaced that he was dealing with pro wrestling agents after the MMA bout he had with Min Soo Kim on June 2nd at the K-1...
  49. Kid is back!
    LINK Norifumi Yamamato will be making his return against newcomer Bibiano Fernandes on the September 17th HERO'S card, which also features the middleweight Grand Prix finals. Here's a HL video of...
  50. Dana White: If Found Guilty, Sean Sherk Will Be Stripped of Title
    If Sean Sherk’s appeal of a failed UFC 73 drug test is denied by the California State Athletic Commission, UFC President Dana White says he will strip the UFC lightweight champion of his belt. LINK
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