Vitor Belfort made his middleweight debut at Affliction: "Banned" back in 2008, knocking out fellow UFC veteran Terry Martin and dumping him through the ropes in the process. It would also lead to a second chance inside the Octagon.
MMAmania's Brian Hemminger takes a closer look at Saturday night's UFC on Fuel TV 9 main card bout between heavyweights Matt Mitrione and Phil De Fries. What's the key to victory for both men? Find out inside.
Before he was drafted to fight Wanderlei Silva at UFC on FUEL TV 8 next month in Japan, Brian Stann was wearing gold in the now-defunct WEC promotion. Here's how the "All American" got the job done in "Sin City."
When Ronda Rousey makes her UFC debut on Saturday night, it will be one of the most talked about first-time appearances for anyone in company history. But looking at other much-heralded debuts, it is hardly a guarantee of long-term success.
MMAmania's Brian Hemminger takes a closer look at Saturday night's UFC 156 main card bout between top heavyweights Alistair Overeem and Antonio Silva. What's the key to victory for both men? Find out inside.
Cain Velasquez finally responds to the challenges of heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury, Michael Bisping claims Vitor Belfort has the "heart of a chicken," and Strikeforce begins its slow march to death on today's edition of the Morning Report.
You already knew Roy Nelson could fight, having captured the International Fight League (IFL) Heavyweight Championship. But was he UFC caliber? Former Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 10 finalist Brendan Schaub was about to find out ... the hard way.
MMAmania.com resident fight analyst Andrew Richardson breaks down the mixed martial arts (MMA) game of TUF 16 Finale headliner, Matt Mitrione, who stepped up to fight Roy Nelson this Saturday. We dig deep into the strengths, weaknesses of "Meathead."