UFC media panelists were impressed enough by Conor McGregor's showing last Saturday to give him a spot in the top 10 in the featherweight division.
The latest UFC rankings came out yesterday, and the biggest notable change coming out of the UFC Fight Night Dublin show was Conor McGregor making the top 10 of featherweight for the first time. It's a bit surprising that McGregor, who hasn't beaten a single ranked opponent en route to this spot, was rewarded as such, but I guess style points plays a more
Conor McGregor wants to jump the line in the UFC featherweight division. As you might expect in a case like this, that's not going to happen without a fight.
Before, during and after McGregor's stirring first-round TKO of Diego Brandao at UFC Fight Night 46 in Dublin Saturday, a new and very dangerous challenger revealed himself to the Irish sensation: young up-and-comer Dustin "The Diamond" Poirier.
On Monday, Poirier took his challenge to a new level, crushing McGregor's UFC bona fides down th more
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And "The Great" may need divine intervention to avoid the ZUFFA chopping block ... again.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight Nate Marquardt dropped down to the welterweight division in 2012, finding early success against Tyron Woodley in Strikeforce. But the thrill of victory would soon give way to the agony of defeat, and "The Great" was anything but in the three fights that followed.
Now he's back at 185 pounds, because that's where God wants him to be.
"I just feel like that's more
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After turning down a title shot and losing three straight bouts, Hatsu Hioki recently got back into the win column this March. Now he's faced with the incredibly tough task of talented prospect Charles Oliveira at this Saturday's (June 28, 2014) UFC Fight Night 43 from Auckland, New Zealand. How can each fighter pick up the pivotal win? Read our fight preview to find out!
This Saturday (June 28, 2014), Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweights Hatsu Hioki and Charles Oliveira will face more
Before every fight card, mixed martial arts (MMA) fans toggle between possible scenarios and what to expect days before it all unfolds in front of their eyes. Probable outcomes, distinguishable facts and head-scratching theories are all part of the mystique that surrounds the fights on any given night. We ask ourselves the same questions … and try to uncover different answers.
Buckle up ... this is going to be one hell of a trip.
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More fights are coming to Fight Pass online digital network this weekend (Sat., June 28, 2014) when UFC Fight Night 43: "Marquardt vs Te Huna" mixed martial arts (MMA) event kicks off from Vector Arena in Auckland, New Zealand. MMAmania.com's Patrick Stumberg kicks off our UFC Fight Night 43 fight-week coverage with a full slate of "Prelims" under card previews predictions.
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There was a lot of buzz and excitement swirling around the UFC's latest endeavor in the video game market, and fight fans across the globe were finally able to get their Octagon fix when EA Sports UFC hit shelves on June 17.
While the UFC and Electronic Arts had each previously ventured into the realm of digital mixed martial arts and produced successful offerings (EA Sports MMA, UFC Undisputed series by THQ), the first project to emerge from their highly anticipated collaboration figured to tak more