All posts by Jeff Cain

Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier

The Thought of Losing at UFC 182 Isn’t So...

Dec 30, 2014NoNo Comments2070 Views

The thought of losing never enters the mind of light heavyweight champion Jon Jones or top contender Daniel Cormier as they prepare for their UFC

Dominick Cruz and Matt Grice 750

2014 Comeback Fighter of the Year: Dominick...

Dec 29, 2014NoNo Comments2994 Views

For the first time, MMAWeekly is recognizing two fighters in 2014 for their fight through adversity to achieve what many said they couldn’t accomplish.

Former The Ultimate Fighter 19 Contestant A...

Dec 26, 2014NoNo Comments4194 Views

Former The Ultimate Fighter 19 contestant Doug Sparks was arrested in Bloomington, Ind., on Saturday, accused of rape and multiple other charges.

Lyoto Machida Wants Three or Four UFC Fight...

Dec 23, 2014NoNo Comments3358 Views

Former light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida wants to be more active, wants three or four UFC fights in 2015 on his way back to another

UFC Fight Night 58 Results: Lyoto Machida M...

Dec 21, 2014NoNo Comments2205 Views

It didn’t take long former light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida to dispatch of C.B. Dollaway in the UFC Fight Night 58 main event in Brazil

A Tweet Set Rampage Jackson Leaving Bellato...

Dec 21, 2014NoNo Comments2552 Views

On Nov. 17, Quinton "Rampage" Jackson posted a tweet that started the ball in motion for him to exit Bellator MMA and rejoin the UFC

CM Punk at UFC 181

Dana White Explains Why the UFC Signed CM P...

Dec 20, 2014NoNo Comments6005 Views

UFC president Dana White explains why the UFC signed Phil "CM Punk" Brooks to a multi-fight contract, and it's not a very good explanation.

Dana White - UFC 178

Dana White: “Believe Me, Ben Askren D...

Dec 19, 2014NoNo Comments6387 Views

There have been many critical of the UFC’s signing of former professional wrestler Phil “CM Punk” Brooks, but none bigger than ONE FC welterweight champion

UFC Antitrust Lawsuit Characterizes All Oth...

Dec 17, 2014NoNo Comments3951 Views

On Tuesday, former UFC fighters Jon Fitch, Cung Le and Nate Quarry filed a lawsuit against their former employer alleging that the fight promotion has

Khabib Nurmagomedov

Khabib Nurmagomedov Says He’ll be Ready t...

Dec 16, 2014NoNo Comments3101 Views

Following Rafael dos Anjos’ UFC on Fox 13 win over Nate Diaz on Saturday, UFC president Dana White said that the Brazilian lightweight was next

Rafael dos Anjos

Rafael dos Anjos Gets Next Crack at Anthony...

Dec 14, 2014NoNo Comments2608 Views

UFC president Dana White stated that Rafael dos Anjos would get the next title fight against champion Anthony Pettis following UFC on Fox 13 in

UFC Lightweight Jamie Varner Retires After ...

Dec 14, 2014NoNo Comments2213 Views

After an eleven-year career, former WEC lightweight champion and UFC veteran Jamie Varner announced his retirement following his fourth consecutive loss.

Joanna Jędrzejczyk Earns Strawweight Title...

Dec 14, 2014NoNo Comments3881 Views

Less than 24 hours after crowning Carla Esparza the first UFC women's strawweight champion, Joanna Jedrzejczyk earned a shot at the newly crowned champ.

Rafael Dos Anjos at UFC 103 weigh-ins

UFC on FOX 13 Results: Rafael dos Anjos Dom...

Dec 13, 2014NoNo Comments1686 Views

Rafael Dos Anjos made a case for himself to be next in line for a lightweight title shot by dominating Nate Diaz at UFC on

UFC on FOX 13 Results: Matt Mitrione Knocks...

Dec 13, 2014NoNo Comments2193 Views

Matt Mitrione knocked out Gabriel Gonzaga in the opening round at UFC on Fox 13 to tie Andrei Arlovski with the second most knockouts in

Nate Diaz and Dana White

Dana White Not Keen on Nate Diaz: ‘Th...

Dec 13, 2014NoNo Comments4251 Views

UFC president Dana White talks about the lightweight title picture following The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale on Friday, and he's not happy with Nate Diaz.

TUF 20 Finale Results: Carla Esparza Makes ...

Dec 13, 2014NoNo Comments3191 Views

Carla Esparza solidified her place in UFC history on Saturday by submitting Rose Namajunas to become the first UFC women's strawweight champion.

Daron Cruickshank

TUF 20 Finale Results: Daron Cruickshank an...

Dec 12, 2014NoNo Comments3114 Views

An unintentional eye poke in the second round caused the lightweight fight between K.J. Noons and Daron Cruickshank at the TUF 20 Finale to be

Felice Herrig

TUF 20 Finale Results: Felice Herrig Submit...

Dec 12, 2014NoNo Comments3454 Views

Felice Herrig secured a submission win in her UFC debut against Lisa Ellis at The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion Will Be Crowned Finale on Friday.

TUF 20 Episode 12 Notes: The Finals Are Set...

Dec 10, 2014NoNo Comments2155 Views

After the twelfth and final episode of The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion Will Be Crowned, only two women remain. One will be crowned the

CM Punk UFC 181

Don’t Expect to See CM Punk Debut in the ...

Dec 10, 2014NoNo Comments3690 Views

Former WWE champion Phil "CM Punk" Brooks was signed to a multi-fight deal with the UFC, but don't expect to see him inside the octagon

Brad Pickett Moving Back to the Bantamweigh...

Dec 10, 2014NoNo Comments2251 Views

After dropping down to the flyweight division in hopes of making a title run, Brad “One Punch” Pickett is returning to the 135-pound weight class.

Rory MacDonald Scored UFC 181 Fight for Rob...

Dec 09, 2014NoNo Comments3876 Views

The UFC 181 main event split decision between Robbie Lawler and Johny Hendricks was controversial to some, but not No. 2-ranked Rory MacDonald.

UFC 181 Results: Anthony Pettis Submits Gil...

Dec 07, 2014NoNo Comments3773 Views

Athony Pettis defended his belt for the first time at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas by submitting top contender Gilbert Melendez.

TUF 20 Episode 11 Notes: The Semifinals Are...

Dec 03, 2014NoNo Comments2187 Views

The eleventh episode of The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion Will Be Crowned featured the last two quarterfinal match ups.

Report: Melbourne Lands UFC 193 PPV Followi...

Dec 01, 2014NoNo Comments3814 Views

On the heels of political change in Victoria, Australia, the Ultimate Fighting Championship plans to hold a pay-per-view event in Melbourne in November 2015.

TUF 20 Episode 10 Notes: Semifinals Startin...

Nov 26, 2014NoNo Comments2075 Views

The second semifinalist emerges during the tenth episode of The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion Will Be Crowned.

Conor McGregor

Frankie Edgar Says There’s Still Unknowns...

Nov 24, 2014NoNo Comments5409 Views

Frankie Edgar says there's a lot of unknowns about Conor McGregor and would like to see the Irishman face a wrestler.

20-Year-Old Paige VanZant In Shock Over UFC...

Nov 24, 2014NoNo Comments8101 Views

Twenty-year-old UFC women's strawweight Paige VanZant is in shock about winning her UFC debut on Saturday and winning the $50,000 Fight of the Night bonus.

Frankie Edgar Believes He Should Get the Ne...

Nov 23, 2014NoNo Comments3222 Views

After dominating the No. 2-ranked featherweight Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 57 on Saturday, Frankie Edgar believes he should get the next 145-pound title