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The Beaten Path: 5 Bantamweight Prospects the UFC Should Sign

Bleacherreport.com  -  We left off with the featherweights. It's time for the "Prospects the UFC Should Sign" series to continue—this time with the bantamweights.The bantamweight division is a weight class in need of additional bodies that could make it better. The division has some great fighters, but it could use some new guys.With that, let's take a look at five bantamweights the UFC should ink.Begin Slideshow 17 days

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Michael Johnson vs. Nate Diaz: Make It Happen, UFC

Bleacherreport.com  -  As a fighter coming off three straight wins, Michael Johnson still finds himself working hard to push the boulder of public opinion uphill.It’s not that he isn’t good, but instead that he hasn’t been as consistent as fans would like.Oddly enough, consistency doesn’t have to be found in victory. Nate Diaz has just one win out of his last three fights, but he’s co 19 days

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UFC: When It Comes to TRT, Dan Henderson and Vitor Belfort Are the Same Creature

Bleacherreport.com  -  Did you see that knockout?! That guy might be dead.He's gotta be dead.That's it for MMA in Brazil, they'll never let it happen again. Too bad they pumped all that money into putting a commission in place. Politicians and interest groups will be all over them now; that's it for the sport as they know it. You can't just have fools getting killed in the cage like that and think it's going to fly the 19 days

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C.B. Dollaway Draws Francis Carmont in UFC: Berlin Co-Main Event May 31

Bleacherreport.com  -  C.B. Dollaway is on a mission to break into the top 10 of the middleweight division, and he's looking for the quickest route possible.The Ultimate Fighter alum picked up a big wave of momentum last weekend by going down to Brazil and derailing highly touted prospect Cezar Ferreira, and less than a week later, "The Doberman" already has his next opponent lined up.On Friday afternoon, the UFC UK an 19 days

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UFC 173: Making the Best of a Bad Situation with Matchmaking Wizardry

Bleacherreport.com  -  The Ultimate Fighting Championship has three annual cornerstone events, all held in Las Vegas: fight cards in May, July and the end of December.All three are centered on popular Las Vegas vacation dates. The May card is held on Memorial Day weekend. The July event takes place during Fourth of July week and is coupled with the UFC's version of WrestleMania. International Fight Week features a Fan 19 days

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Diego Sanchez Faces Ross Pearson at UFC Fight Night 42 in Albuquerque

Bleacherreport.com  -  Despite a loss to Myles Jury earlier this month, UFC lightweight Diego Sanchez isn't waiting around for his next fight. With the UFC heading to his adopted hometown of Albuquerque, N.M. in June, Sanchez will jump immediately into another training camp and prepare for a bout against Ross Pearson.The Albuquerque Journal first reported the bout on Friday morning.Sanchez, 32, is a veteran of the firs 19 days

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UFC 173: Robbie Lawler Replaces Injured Saffiedine Against Jake Ellenberger

Bleacherreport.com  -  According to MMAjunkie.com, UFC 173 just bolstered its lineup, as recent welterweight title challenger Robbie Lawler steps in for an injured Tarec Saffiedine to face Jake Ellenberger at the event. Saffiedine was originally scheduled to face Ellenberger at UFC 172 on April 26 in Baltimore, but the Belgian striker suffered a setback in training, and he had to drop off the card. Seeking a 20 days

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GSP vs. ACL: UFC Great Can Make Successful Return to the Cage—If He Wants to

Bleacherreport.com  -  An ACL injury has sidelined Georges St-Pierre again. The former UFC champion damaged his knee in training and will undergo surgery "soon." St-Pierre tweeted out the bad news on Thursday:It's unclear how the injury happened, but it really doesn't matter. The ACL is one of four main ligaments inside the knee and offers stability between the bones of the leg—the upper (femur) and lower (tibia) 20 days

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