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UFC on Fox 11: Travis Browne Ready to Ascend to Title Contender Against Werdum

Bleacherreport.com  -  There’s a lot on the line for Travis Browne at UFC on Fox 11 as he takes on Brazilian jiu-jitsu wizard Fabricio Werdum, but that hasn’t phased the heavyweight contender.Browne took a few moments to speak with Bleacher Report MMA about headlining the card and his thoughts heading into the showdown with Werdum.“This is the second time I’ve headlined an UFC card but I’v 5 days

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UFC Rankings for Each Weight Division Following UFC Fight Night 39

Bleacherreport.com  -  Roy Nelson returned to the win column in a big way at UFC Fight Night 39.After rocking Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira multiple times, Big Country eventually flattened the Brazilian with a right hand late in the first round. The knockout ended a two-loss skid for Nelson, who gained job security and likely earned another big fight with the win.Nelson entered Friday's fight card as the No. 9 heavyweight o 5 days

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UFC on Fox 11: 5 Reasons to Watch

Bleacherreport.com  -  This coming Saturday will mark the 11th installment of UFC on Fox.For over two years, the pulsating promotion has given fans a perennial free look at their product, offering some of the very best fights in the process.This weekend in Orlando will not stray from that path.Littered with sensational divisional showdowns, heralded Octagon returns and ultimate coming-out parties, UFC on Fox 11 is dest 5 days

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UFC Does Right with Ronda Rousey vs. Alexis Davis, but Gina Carano Still Lurks

Bleacherreport.com  -  After weeks of hand wringing and head scratching over the identity of Ronda Rousey’s next opponent, it turned out the answer was right under our noses all along.Now that we know, we can all add a few more months to our Gina Carano Doomsday Clocks.At least for the time being, all talk of movie-star superfights and big-name free agents can be tabled, as UFC President Dana White announced  5 days

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Nick Diaz Asking to Be Bought out of UFC Contract

Bleacherreport.com  -  Nick Diaz reportedly wants out of the UFC, unless his contractual demands are met in full.Despite coming off consecutive losses, the former Strikeforce champ has been actively seeking a title shot against newly crowned UFC welterweight champ Johny Hendricks.There’s no doubt a bout between Diaz and Hendricks would turn in monster pay-per-view numbers, but UFC President Dana White doesn&rsquo 5 days

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Rich Franklin Wants Third Crack at Anderson Silva in UFC Swan Song

Bleacherreport.com  -  Rich Franklin “100-percent wholeheartedly” believes a third time could be the charm against Anderson Silva.The former UFC middleweight champ, who turns 40 in October, is still in search of an opponent to finish out the final bout on his UFC contract. But he isn’t looking to exit quietly with a meaningless win over a mediocre name.When speaking with Submission Radio, Franklin ask 6 days

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UFC Fight Night 39: What We Learned from John Howard vs. Ryan LaFlare

Bleacherreport.com  -  John Howard vs. Ryan LaFlare represented one of the most interesting bouts on UFC Fight Night 39, showcasing two legitimate up-and-coming welterweights.Howard jumped into relevance with his massive short-notice upset over Uriah Hall in 2013 and followed that up with a big win over Siyar Bahadurzada. Ryan LaFlare, meanwhile, scored two solid decision wins and, most recently, edged out the chronica 7 days

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UFC Fight Night 39: What We Learned from Clay Guida vs. Tatsuya Kawajiri

Bleacherreport.com  -  Clay Guida, ranked No. 9 in the featherweight division, defeated No. 12-ranked Tatsuya Kawajiri by unanimous decision on Friday at UFC Fight Night 39.Guida was able to outpace and grind on Kawajiri for all three rounds.The Japanese fighter was competitive in the fight, but Guida simply had the answers. Kawajiri forced Guida to be on his toes with constant threat 7 days

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