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UFC 180: Who's on the Hot Seat?

Bleacherreport.com  -  While UFC 180 has taken some hits—most notably, heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez being injured—it remains a card worth watching.Since Velasquez has been inactive for 13 months and because his return date is unknown, Fabricio Werdum will now meet Mark Hunt in an interim championship bout. The matchup pits one of the best heavyweight grapplers in the world against one of the most dan 15 days

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Kelvin Gastelum Determined to Continue His Climb at UFC 180

Bleacherreport.com  -  Kelvin Gastelum's days of being a "long shot" are over.Granted, there was a time before The Ultimate Fighter and before he shocked the world by upsetting heavy favorite Uriah Hall in the finals of that tournament, where fight fans and critics could look at the young Arizona native and marvel at accomplishments that appeared to be above his talent level.The same could even be said for his next two 15 days

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UFC Lightweight Bobby Green Gets Ready for the Limelight

Bleacherreport.com  -  The UFC's lightweight division is one of the most competitive weight classes in the promotion and it has found a new contender in Bobby Green. The red-hot Green made his debut at UFC 156 and is on a four-fight win streak, holding victories over Josh Thomson and Pat Healy. The former Strikeforce fighter has marveled competitors and fans alike with his impressive footwork, head movement and pi 15 days

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UFC 180: Early Predictions for Werdum vs. Hunt Main Event

Bleacherreport.com  -  When UFC 180 comes to an end, we will see an interim UFC heavyweight champion for the fourth time in the division's history. The question is, who will keep the belt warm until the return of champion Cain Velasquez affords the interim champion the opportunity to become the undisputed champion? Fabricio Werdum has certainly earned his way to this spot. The 37-year-old Brazilian has gone 4-0 in 15 days

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UFC Fight Night 56 Bonuses: Ovince St. Preux Pockets $50K for 'Shogun' KO

Bleacherreport.com  -  Top-10 UFC light heavyweight Ovince St. Preux notched the biggest win of his career Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 56, where he needed just 34 seconds to TKO ex-PRIDE/UFC champ Mauricio Rua. St. Preux earned his second "Performance of the Night" bonus in his past four fights, making him $50,000 richer, per MMA Fighting. The UFC Fight Night 56 salaries are yet to be released as of this wri 15 days

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UFC Fight Night 55: Al Iaquinta Does Everything Right in Starmaking Performance

Bleacherreport.com  -  It turns out Al Iaquinta (10-3-1) knew something the rest of us didn't. When he boldly proclaimed he would be better than Ross Pearson standing, knowledgeable fans and insiders scoffed. Pearson, after all, was one of the lightweight division's most technical strikers, a smooth operator capable of making the less savvy look lost."He ain't gonna stand in the pocket and throw leather with me," 15 days

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UFC Fight Night 55 Results: Rockhold vs. Bisping Fight Card Winners, Scorecards

Bleacherreport.com  -  The judges took the night off on Friday at UFC Fight Night 55. All 11 fights on the card ended by way of knockout, TKO or submission.According to UFC President Dana White, the event broke the company record for most finishes:UFC has come under fire recently for possibly over-saturating the market, which has in turn watered down card and left fans disappointed; however, nobody could've watched UFC 15 days

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UFC Fight Night 55, 56 Results: Burning Questions Heading into UFC 180

Bleacherreport.com  -  UFC Fight Nights 55 and 56 are in the books. The results are as follows:Fight Night 55Luke Rockhold def. Michael Bisping, submission (Round 2, 0:57) Al Iaquinta def. Ross Pearson, TKO (Round 2, 1:39)Robert Whittaker def. Clint Hester, TKO (Round 2, 2:43)Soa Palelei def. Walt Harris, TKO (Round 2, 4:49)Jake Matthews def. Vagner Rocha, submission (Round 2, 1:52)Anthony Perosh def. Gu 15 days

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