Cool Things I Learned from Barao vs Dillishaw at UFC 173

The only fight I really watched at UFC 173 was the Barao versus Dillishaw fight. Both of these fighters are extremely talented and have a lot of experience; I was definitely excited to see this match. Wow, I was impressed how Dillishaw defeated Barao. http://youtu.be/pQ_7hQ7Y4a0 The fight got me really excited because it made me recall a lot of great …

UFC 133 results: Evans hunts for his title shot, MacDonald’s star continues to rise

Rashad Evans defied any expectations of ring rust at UFC 133. Despite not having set foot in the Octagon since May 2010, Evans looked perhaps the best he ever has — cut, quick, and instincts on “killer” — dominating a motivated Tito Ortiz to not only finish the story they started with their draw four years ago at UFC 73, …

UFC 126 results: Anderson Silva’s KO kick and the ascension of Jon Jones

Last night’s UFC 126 didn’t feature the most exciting performances overall, but there were some really great moments, and important storylines were taken through some plot twists and exciting comclusions. Demetrious Johnson def. Norifumi “Kid” Yamamoto via unanimous decision Chad Mendes def. Michihiro Omigawa via unanimous decision Donald Cerrone def. Paul Kelly via submission (rear naked choke), round two Miguel …

Video: Anderson Silva’s Muay Boran elbow, Vitor Belfort’s straight blast

In honour of tonight’s big Brazilian showdown between Anderson Silva and Vitor Belfort for the UFC Middleweight Championship, let’s marvel again at two of MMA’s best knockouts ever. The first is Anderson’s Silva’s Ong Bak-inspired¬†Muay Boran elbow against Tony Fryklund at Cage Rage 16: Critical Condition. Bloody Elbow shares a tale from Silva’s MMA instructional book about how Silva was …