Cub Swanson, fresh off his huge win over Jeremy Stephens at Fight Night San Antonio to extend his win streak to six, makes a big time jump in the latest official UFC rankings. more
BE's striking specialist Connor Ruebusch breaks down the first two rounds of Swanson vs Stephens, a fantastic tactical battle between two top featherweight power punchers. As a fan of strategic fights (and Cub Swanson), the main event of UFC Fight Night 44 certainly lived up to expectations. What stands out most about this fight is the fact that Cub Swanson seemed to be fighting the best version of Jeremy Stephens yet, and vice versa. Both men showed an excellent ability to adapt to the other, i more
BE's striking specialist Connor Ruebusch breaks down rounds 3 through 5 of the spectacular back-and-forth fight between top featherweights Jeremy Stephens and Cub Swanson. Every fight fan loves a spectacular finish, but some of the greatest fights in history have been tactical wars. Aside from the judges' decision, which is often a notable drama of its own, the narrative of a long, back-and-forth fight can be more compelling than even the most spectacular finish. With Cub Swanson vs Jeremy Steph more
DUBLIN – Cub Swanson raised a few eyebrows after he beat Jeremy Stephens a few weeks back. Hear what he has to say about his current featherweight standing. Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos more
We're just days away from UFC 175, which takes place this Sat. night (July 5, 2014) inside Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, which means it's time to check out the "Countdown" to "Weidman vs. Machida" preview special that recently aired on FOX Sports 1 to market the promotion's upcoming mixed martial arts (MMA) pay-per-view (PPV) extravaganza. Strap in and enjoy! more
Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre has released a letter explaining his recent support for a friend – one who’s also a drug kingpin currently awaiting trial for trafficking and other crimes.Filed under: News, UFC more
All your life has been spent in pursuit of fight picks. Inside this article are treasures beyond your wildest aspirations. You want to see it opened as well as I. Readers, we are simply passing through history. This, this is history.
Normalcy returns, or at least my version of normalcy. Essentially, I'm back eating bagels in my underwear and watching fights live (more or less). And watching fights live means Monday Hindsight articles. It's been a long month to get back here and my fight picking more
In addition, Jeremy Stephens climbs one spot in the 145-pound rankings, despite his defeat.
The official UFC rankings have been updated following the carnage at UFC Fight Night 43, as well as UFC Fight Night 44, the mixed martial arts (MMA) doubleheader that took place last Saturday (June 28, 2014) in New Zealand and San Antonio, respectively.
Full results and wrap up from both events here and here.
Cub Swanson was the big winner of the night, taking down Jeremy Stephens in San Antonio (watch it more
Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre has released a letter explaining his recent support for a friend – one who’s also a drug kingpin currently awaiting trial for trafficking and other crimes.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC more