Fighter Features

  • UFC 169 recap

    by Jason Kelly on February 2, 2014 10:26:19 AM

    Renan Barao defeating Urijah Faber at UFC 169 Photo courtesy of MMAjunkie
    UFC 169 took place Saturday at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J., and the champions remained.
    The UFC 169 main event pitted bantamweight champion Renan Barao taking on perennial No. 1 contender Urijah Faber.
    The two combatants have met before and Barao appeared to be a …  Read More »

  • Video: UFC 169 media scrum with Dana White

    by Jason Kelly on January 31, 2014 10:09:55 AM
    UFC president Dana White.(photo: Hector Castro/MMADieHards.com) UFC 169 media scrum with UFC president Dana White, which features topics surrounding UFC 169, upcoming events and current UFC news.
  • Video: UFC 169 weigh-ins

    by Jason Kelly on January 31, 2014 8:19:50 AM
    Live video stream for UFC 169, today at 4 p.m. ET.  The event takes place at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J., and features co-main event participants Jose Aldo and Ricardo Lamas, as well as main event competitors Renan Barao and Urijah Faber, just to name a few.
  • UFC Fight Night 35 results: Rockhold returns to form

    by Mark Hensch on January 15, 2014 10:25:28 PM
    UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold. (Photo courtesy of mmamania.com)

    UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold. (Photo courtesy of mmamania.com)
    For Luke Rockhold, the difference between redemption and disgrace is a single kick.
    Most UFC fans first encountered Rockhold on Vitor Belfort’s highlight reel. In a disastrous debut last year, “The Phenom” wrecked Rockhold in one round with a massive spin kick. Such was its force, many wondered if …  Read More »

  • UFC Fight Night 35 prelims results: Decisions, decisions for Nijem and co.

    by Mark Hensch on January 15, 2014 7:24:05 PM
    UFC lightweight Ramsey Nijem. (Photo courtesy of zanda.com)

    UFC lightweight Ramsey Nijem. (Photo courtesy of zanda.com)
    There were few finishes during UFC Fight Night 35’s undercard.
    All the same, it was an entertaining dose of midweek MMA. Everyone was tough-as-nails, and it produced several thrilling contests. After all, what’s better than the vanquished fighting hard against the victors?
    Headlining the undercard was a fierce battle between …  Read More »


In Their Own Words: The Week’s Noteworthy MMA Quotes

  • In Their Own Words: The Week’s Noteworthy MMA Quotes

    by Jason Kelly on January 6, 2014 7:48:26 AM

    UFC orthopedic surgeon Dr. Steven Sanders
    “In this particular case, you had a bad fracture occur. Fortunately it occurred outside the joints. So having occurred outside the joint, when the fracture heals, the bone will reassume its original strength. In addition to it achieving its original strength, he will also have a titanium rod that is …  Read More »

  • In Their Own Words: The Week’s Noteworthy MMA Quotes

    by Jason Kelly on September 9, 2013 8:40:18 AM

    UFC commentator Joe Rogan
    “We have a problem, and that problem is pretty deep. First of all, judging is on a ten point must system, which is completely stolen from boxing. The system that we have in place right now is ridiculous. Doc Hamilton had a really interesting fix to that system, which was a half …  Read More »

  • In Their Own Words: The Week’s Noteworthy MMA Quotes

    by Jason Kelly on August 21, 2013 7:06:59 PM

    Bellator president Bjorn Rebney at Bellator 64 press conference
    “I don’t think we’re going to make an offer at this point. So, I don’t see any reason to make anybody sit out.  If Ben’s going to the UFC, we should speed up that process so he can fight. I’d love to see Ben vs. Georges St-Pierre.”
    - …  Read More »

  • In Their Own Words: The Week’s Noteworthy MMA Quotes

    by Jason Kelly on August 13, 2013 9:41:39 AM

    UFC lightweight No. 1 contender Anthony Pettis
    “I want be the guy that goes out there and gives the fans a show. That’s what it’s all about at the end of the day. You’ve got so many fight fans and so many fighters, but I like to be that guy that fight fans want to watch …  Read More »

  • In Their Own Words: The Week’s Noteworthy MMA Quotes

    by Jason Kelly on August 1, 2013 5:25:52 PM

    UFC president Dana White
    “Nobody wants to watch them on free TV. They’re pulling terrible ratings. If they want to get into the pay-per-view business, get ready to lose some money boys. Real money.”
    - UFC president Dana White warned Bellator that the pay-per-view business is not friendly via mmafighting.com.
    “Honestly, I feel like I’ve been re-born. My …  Read More »


Topps Trading Cards Blog

  • Topps debuts new series, "UFC Title Shot"

    by Jason Kelly on May 11, 2011 2:00:27 PM
    Topps Trading Cards has released a spectacular new series of trading cards entitled “UFC Title Shot” for all you collectors out there.  Today marks the launch of the new series which features a celebration of past and present UFC champions, plus future UFC title contenders. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE
  • Topps announces special GSP Autographed Championship Belt Relic Card for UFC Fan Expo

    by Hector Castro on April 4, 2011 2:54:28 PM

    Want a piece of Georges St-Pierre’s belt?
    At the UFC Fan Expo in Toronto on April 28-29 in Toronto, The Topps Comany will offer exclusively a special autographed commemorative championship belt plate relic card of St-Pierre, the welterweight champion who will be defending his title at UFC 129 on April 30 at …  Read More »

  • Topps' UFC Knockout Series Box Break w/ Anthony "Showtime" Pettis

    by Maggie Krol on March 30, 2011 4:00:08 PM
    MMADieHards.com’s Conner Cordova hosts a box break with UFC LW top contender Anthony “Showtime” Pettis and Topps Trading Card Company’s Jeremy Fullerton. WATCH THE VIDEO & INTERACT
  • New Topps UFC series brings fans closer to their favorites fighters

    by Bob Badders on February 15, 2011 1:00:41 PM

    If you’re an MMA fan, and especially if you’re an MMA fan and collected trading cards at one point in time, you owe it to yourself to check out the latest line of UFC cards from The Topps Trading Card Company.
    The recently released “Knockout Series” features a brand new “Ground and Pound” set with authentic …  Read More »

  • Beating The MMA Die Hards: UFC 125

    by Hector Castro on January 1, 2011 8:02:15 PM

    One lucky reader, J.R. Garcia, gets his chance to show his MMA prediction skills as he goes against our panel of experts for UFC 125.
    This week our expert panel consists of former NFL Running Back  Jarrett Payton of ChicagolandSportsRadio.com, Zoltan Bathory ofAlpha Dog Combat Gear and guitarist of Five Finger Death Punch, and Jeremy Fullerton of The Topps …  Read More »