Yair Rodriguez vs. Alex Caceres Preview

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Yair Rodriguez has had some of the most exciting fights in the octagon in his first few UFC fights. After winning his first three UFC fights by unanimous decision, he won his fourth fight against Andre Fili at UFC 197 with a spectacular jumping head-kick. He’ll be looking to continue to rise up the UFC […] READ MORE


The State of the UFC Featherweight Division

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When it comes to one the divisions with the most talked about stars, there is no question that the featherweights rule that category. Conor McGregor has become a mega star that has become innovative for his offense both on the promotional side of things as well as in the octagon. He dazzles in every aspect […] READ MORE


Lessons Learned: Rousey, Aldo, and Werdum

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In the past eighteen months, we’ve seen long reigning champions unseated, divisional kings dethroned, and the passing of the proverbial torch in mixed martial arts. This pattern is all too familiar with a nascent combat sport like MMA, where certain fighters seem to usher in new eras of combat mastery, bringing new ideas and knowledge about […] READ MORE


Chad Mendes’ Dilemma

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Chad Mendes is widely accepted as one of the greatest featherweights, if not fighter’s period, in the sport of MMA, but following a first round KO loss at the hands of Frankie Edgar at the The Ultimate Fighter 22: Finale, “Money” has seen his last title shot. It is rare thing in the sport of […] READ MORE


Conor McGregor – UFC’s Golden Goose

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The new UFC featherweight champion has a golden belt to go with his silver tongue and is elevating the sport of mixed martial arts to unprecedented heights. Mesmerizing, polarizing and uncompromising, Conor McGregor has all the ingredients required to be the first crossover superstar in his profession. A 16,000 strong crowd at the MGM Grand saw the Dubliner […] READ MORE


Conor McGregor Vs Chad Mendes: In-Depth Breakdown and Prediction

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As is now standard operating procedure in 2015, the UFC has lost a much anticipated title headliner on a big money card, but due to the magnetism of one of the competitors, the event still holds substantial significance. The Ultimate Fighting Championship makes its’ annual trip to Las Vegas, Nevada for International Fight Week on […] READ MORE


Why UFC 189 Needs to Be Successful

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This Saturday, Conor McGregor will take on Chad Mendes in the main event of UFC 189 for the interim UFC featherweight championship. In what was originally a bout between McGregor and pound for pound great and undisputed champion Jose Aldo, the UFC has been forced to settle with plan B due to a rib injury […] READ MORE



Chad Mendes Deserves a Pound-For-Pound Ranking

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The Official UFC Fighter rankings are important in the UFC. Although a lot of fans and media do not think of the rankings as legitimate, they serve a big purpose by informing the mainstream audience as to how good a fighter is compared to his or her peers. The rankings have their problems and inconsistencies. […] READ MORE