A Statement in Winnipeg

Rafael Dos Anjos was looking to make a statement that despite him going up in weight he is still someone to be feared and fighting the most violent fighter in the promotion was a good chance to show what he had.

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UFC on FOX 26 Preview

Two former champions have seen the top of the heap in the UFC and now they try to continue their roads back to the top with a big fight that could determine the next contender in the welterweight division.

Staying True to Change in Atlanta

With the title fighters can change their style as they get too comfortable and for the fans it gets boring but for the fighter it can be dangerous.

UFC 201 Preview

It might not be the match-up that everyone wants to see for the welterweight title but it is a match-up that is well-deserved as Tyron Woodley finally gets his chance at the title.

Controversial Start to 2016

A new year opened up with a welterweight title fight but when all was said and done things were more confusing then ever before in the division.

UFC 195 Preview

The new year in the UFC begins with UFC 195 where Robbie Lawler looks to change the trend of losing champions and set the tone for 2016.

Two Titles, One Night (UFC 189 Review)

There was no shortage of hype heading into the latest UFC pay-per-view event as the UFC decided to load up the card with great fights on International Fight Week.

Title races Finally get Moving in Vegas (UFC 181 Review)

There has been a backlog in the UFC for the last year as top talent in big divisions continue to win and go nowhere for their efforts. No matter how impressive their win or how many wins they put together they have been unable to find their way to the title. It has been one of the most frustrating periods for fans and for the UFC in general as fight after fight goes by with less and less titles on the line. For everyone watching and everyone involved in the UFC it is a challenge as they love to put on and watch championship fights. The issue has been the fact that champions have been out of commission for the majority of 2014.

UFC 181 Preview

The UFC has had some issues when it comes to a number of weight classes in keeping their title holders fighting. For the last year it has been rare to see many of the titles up for grabs with true title holders in fights. Whether it is injuries or simply that fact that people who win the title tend to take some time off to fix issues. It is a practice that does not make the UFC President very happy but one that is understood. Fighters take a lot of punishment and don’t have a lot of time to take off when they are in pursuit of a title.

Main Card Impresses in San Jose (UFC on FOX 12 Review)

A lot of times in the UFC there are fighters who come into the promotion with plenty of hype and rise up to become contenders almost immediately. These fighters can win only a few fights and if they are impressive wins can get a title shot in almost no time. It has happened time and time again with fighters seemingly bolting up the rankings for a title shot. For some it is not fair as they need to prove themselves but many times they are the best fighters in the division. That causes them to get plenty of talk surrounding them which is how they earn their shots to begin with.

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