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Calvin Kattar throws a punch against Shane Burgos at UFC 220
A look at the stats behind Shane Burgos’ unrelenting pace and pressure before UFC 230

Shane Burgos has racked up some staggering statistics after four fights in the UFC. Burgos’…

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov speaks during a press conference for UFC 229
What’s next for the UFC lightweight division?

The UFC’s lightweight division has been a reliable source of madness for some time now.…

Tony Ferguson looks on while competing against Anthony Pettis at UFC 229
After UFC 229, Tony Ferguson walks out looking like a champion

Without even considering how Tony Ferguson miraculously recovered from a severe knee injury in “four…

UFC Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor reacts as he walks on stage for UFC 205
Die Beneath an Irish Sky: The Forgotten Backstory of Conor McGregor’s Walkout Song

Author’s note: in the context of this article the term “Republican” refers to the political…

Conor McGregor gestures as he arrives for his welterweight rematch against Nate Diaz at the UFC 202 event at T-Mobile Arena
Why October 6 is a day of reckoning for Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor

Day of Reckoning: The time when past mistakes or misdeeds must be punished or paid for;…

Henry Cejudo (L) battles Sergio Pettis (R) during UFC 218
The Striking Evolution of Henry Cejudo

In the dangerous chess game that is mixed martial arts, lacking in one department in…

Demetrious Johnson is prepared for his bout with Henry Cejudo
How Demetrious Johnson destroyed Henry Cejudo at UFC 197

The co-main event of UFC 227 will feature a rematch between Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson…

Jeremy Stephens celebrates his victory over Gilbert Melendez during UFC 215
Jeremy Stephens: Improvements to his wild, strategic striking

It’s easy to look at Jeremy Stephens and see a fighter who simply relies on…

Donald Cerrone listens to the advice of his corner in a bout with Rick Story at UFC 202
Why Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone will forever be a fan favorite in MMA

Donald Cerrone’s recent loss to Leon ‘Rocky’ Edwards at UFC Singapore served not only as…

Rose Namajunas takes Michelle Waterson's back
A comprehensive analysis of Rose Namajunas’ takedown techniques

A detailed break down of Rose Namajunas’ highly-advanced takedown game and how she used it to carve through the UFC’s strawweight roster.