Chances seized in San Antonio (UFC Fight Night 44 Review)

In 2007 a 21-year old rising star would make his UFC debut in the undercard of UFC 71 and would lose that fight via submission. That young inexperienced fighter was Jeremy Stephens and he would not continue losing after a bad opening bout. Stephens would continue to fight in the UFC and after entering the promotion would never be cut. That was in large part due to his ability to string together wins and earn fight bonuses in most of his fights.

Emotional Night for Servicemen and Women (UFC Fight for the Troops Review)

The sports world loves to compare the act of playing a sport to a battle and to war as the comparisons are constant. Every close game is considered a battle and players consider themselves entering a war when they get ready to play. It is a very common comparison and in some ways it is understood.

UFC Fight for the Troops Preview

The UFC will once again return to a military base as they honour those men and women in the military with Fight for the Troops. For the UFC it is something that they have tried to be a part of the military world for years. They have tried to be a part of this world because the military world and the MMA world are natural friends which it is evident in the number of active and inactive members of the armed forces in the UFC ranks.

The Fight Roster Grows Once Again (TUF 16 Finale Review)

The Ultimate Fight 16 would finish off this weekend when the two finalists form Team Carwin and Team Nelson would face off for a UFC contract. The Ultimate Fighter franchise continues to grow as international shows move on and the format continues to change. The franchise is not slowing down either as the next season of the show is already being filmed to begin in January.

TUF 16 Finale Preview

It is the 16th season of the show that changed the face of the UFC as a new fighter will enter the UFC after winning a contract. The Ultimate Fighter is everything to Dana White and to the UFC as it was the tipping point for rapid growth of the sport throughout the world. As the seasons have moved on the fighter roster has continued to grow and with the next season already underway it does not seem to be slowing down.

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