No Hype, No Problem

UFC 212 may not have had the most hype behind it with great fighters but small names but it was an important night for the future of two divisions regardless of the amount of people watching.

UFC 212 Preview

It has been a long road for Max Holloway but he is finally getting his shot at the undisputed featherweight belt but in his way is the most dominant featherweight champion in the UFC.

Weight Issues Don’t Spoil Card in Toronto

Despite the efforts to make cutting weight easier, UFC 206 was haunted by weight cutting issues although it didn’t stop the card from being a great one.

UFC 206 Preview

The UFC is putting on what could be a forgotten card but for the big MMA fans it could be full of great performances with great fighters off of the radar.

Plenty to Prove in Saskatoon (UFC Fight Night 74 Review)

The UFC is back to a more normal schedule as the summer begins to wind down and with that comes fight Night in Saskatoon.

UFC Fight Night 74 Preview

The Featherweight division will see a very important fight when the UFC returns to the heartland of Canada for a matchup between two of the best in the division.

Hometown Heroes Face-Off in Denver (UFC Fight Night 60 Review)

Fighting is one of the toughest sports that an athlete can be in as it takes a special type of person to step into an octagon where their opponent is looking to hurt them. They go through hell in the octagon but the worst part is often leading up to the fight were these fighters have to go through months of rigorous training just to prepare for a fight and there is often an extra component that can make it tougher. Cutting weight is something that is unique to combat sports as weight classes create a need to get to the right weight for every person.

UFC Fight Night 60 Preview

The start of the year for the UFC was supposed to be a celebration of the best of the promotion with great events and great fighters taking centre stage. It started out well enough with some big names kicking off the year but lately it has all fallen apart. The first fight of the year was fantastic with Jon Jones defending his belt but soon after it was revealed that he had tested positive for cocaine before his fight. It was a shock and a hit to one of the most popular fighters in the UFC and after he went to treatment and left questions continue to surround the light heavyweight champion.

Upsetting Night in Stockholm (UFC Fight Night 53 Review)

It is never an easy thing to move away from home and try to perform at the highest level possible in an intense competition. Yet that is what many North American fighters do time and time again as they consistently travel to every corner of the earth to fight whoever they can. Many times it is just out of necessity as they look to get as many fights as they can in the UFC to give them the best chance at making an impression.

UFC Fight Night 53 Preview

The UFC travels overseas once again on another busy day for the promotion as UFC Fight Night 53 marks the first in a double header for the day. The first of the fights will be in Sweden as the UFC returns to a hotbed of MMA with a host of European stars. None of these stars have been bigger than the young Icelandic fighter that will enter his first main event. Gunnar Nelson has proven to be one of the fastest rising European fighters in the UFC.

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