UFC 158: St. Pierre vs Diaz Predictions


George St. Pierre vs Nick Diaz After listening to the conference call, and watching the pre-fight press conference, how can you not be pumped for this fight. Words were exchanged, and I’ve never seen George St. Pierre so aggravated and angry before like this. I truly believe although GSP denies it, that he genuinely does…

1/14 MMA Middleweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Updated 4/21*


MMA Middleweight Division Rankings Top 25 1. Anderson Silva (33-4, 16-0 UFC) *Next Fight: Chris Weidman #4 2. Chael Sonnen (26-12-1, 8-6 UFC) *Next Fight: Jon Jones #1 @ LHW 3. Vitor Belfort (22-10, 11-6 UFC) *Next Fight: Luke Rockhold #7 4. Chris Weidman (9-0, 5-0 UFC) *Next Fight: Anderson Silva #1 5. Michael Bisping (23-5, 13-5 UFC) *Next…

Strikeforce: Marquardt vs Saffiedine Predictions


Sorry all, I was away on vacation but I made it back in time for Strikeforce’s last hoo-ray card. It’s probably one of the most lopsided cards. But, it just means expect finishes like usual! I’m not going to break this one down but point out that most of these guys are and are not…

11/18 MMA Middleweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Updated: 12/30*


MMA Middleweight Division Rankings Top 25 1. Anderson Silva (33-4, 16-0 UFC)  2. Chael Sonnen (26-12-1, 8-6 UFC) *Next Fight: Jon Jones #1 at LHW 3. Vitor Belfort (21-10, 10-6 UFC) *Next Fight: Michael Bisping #6 4. Chris Weidman (9-0, 5-0 UFC) 5. Michael Bisping (23-4, 13-4 UFC) *Next Fight: Vitor Belfort #3 6. Jake Shields (28-5-1, 3-2 UFC) *Suspended*…

Strikeforce: Rockhold vs Kennedy Predictions


One of the most under appreciated big MMA events I have ever seen. We may not see Strikeforce events as much anymore but this one is the real deal in terms of talent, and possible fireworks. Two titles on the line including the return of Marquardt to Zuffa, Gracie’s middleweight debut against Jardine, Larkin and…

7/12 MMA Middleweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Updated 10/14*


MMA Middleweight Division Rankings Top 25 1. Anderson Silva (33-4, 16-0 UFC) 2. Chael Sonnen (26-12-1, 8-6 UFC) *Next Fight: Forrest Griffin #10 at LHW 3. Vitor Belfort (21-10, 10-6 UFC) 4. Chris Weidman (9-0, 5-0 UFC) *Next Fight: Tim Boetsch #7 5. Jake Shields (28-5-1, 3-2 UFC) *Suspended 6 months* 6. Michael Bisping (23-4, 13-4 UFC)  7. Tim…

5/27 MMA Middleweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Updated 7/8*


MMA Middleweight Division Rankings Top 25 1. Anderson Silva (32-4, 15-0 UFC)  2. Chael Sonnen (26-12-1, 8-6 UFC)  3. Mark Munoz (12-2, 7-2 UFC) *Next Fight: Chris Weidman #11 4. Vitor Belfort (21-9, 10-5 UFC)  5. Michael Bisping (22-4, 12-4 UFC)  6. Tim Boetsch (15-4, 6-3 UFC) *Next Fight: Hector Lombard #12 7. Yushin Okami (26-7, 10-4 UFC) *Next Fight:…

1/29 MMA Middleweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Updated 5/20*


MMA Middleweight Division Rankings Top 25 1. Anderson Silva (29-4, 14-0 UFC) *Next Fight: Chael Sonnen #2 2. Chael Sonnen (26-11-1, 6-4 UFC) *Next Fight: Anderson Silva #1 3. Mark Munoz (12-2, 7-2 UFC) *Next Fight: Chris Weidman #11 4. Vitor Belfort (21-9, 10-5 UFC) *Next Fight: Wanderlei Silva #17 5. Michael Bisping (22-4, 12-4 UFC) *Next Fight: Tim…

10/30 MMA Middleweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Updated 1/19*


MMA Middleweight Division Rankings Top 25 1. Anderson Silva (29-4, 14-0 UFC)  2. Chael Sonnen (25-11-1, 5-4 UFC) *Next Fight: Michael Bisping #6 3. Yushin Okami (26-6, 10-3 UFC) *Next Fight: Tim Boetsch #NR 4. Nate Marquardt (31-10-2, 10-4 UFC) *Next Fight: Yoshiyuki Yoshida #NR 5. Mark Munoz (12-2, 7-2 UFC)  6. Michael Bisping (22-3, 12-3 UFC)…

8/28 MMA Middleweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Updated 10/9*


MMA Middleweight Division Rankings Top 25 1. Anderson Silva (29-4, 14-0 UFC)  2. Chael Sonnen (25-11-1, 5-4 UFC)  3. Yushin Okami (26-6, 10-3 UFC)  4. Nate Marquardt (31-10-2, 10-4 UFC)  5. Mark Munoz (11-2, 6-2 UFC) *Next Fight: Chris Leben #12 6. Demian Maia (15-3, 9-3 UFC)   7. Luke Rockhold ( 8-1, 7-0 Strikeforce) 8. Ronaldo…

3/26 MMA Middleweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Updated 6/5*


MMA Middleweight Division Rankings Top 25 1. Anderson Silva (28-4, 13-0 UFC) *Next Fight: Yushin Okami #3 2. Chael Sonnen (24-11-1, 4-4 UFC) 3. Yushin Okami (26-5, 10-2 UFC) *Next Fight: Anderson Silva #1 4. Nate Marquardt (31-10-2, 10-4 UFC) *Next Fight: Rick Story (Welterweight bout) 5. Demian Maia (14-2, 8-2 UFC) *Next Fight: Mark Munoz #21…

2/28 MMA Middleweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Updated 3/9/11


MMA Middleweight Division Rankings Top 25 1. Anderson Silva (28-4, 13-0 UFC) 2. Yushin Okami (26-5, 10-2 UFC) 3. Chael Sonnen (24-11-1, 4-4 UFC) 4. Nate Marquardt (30-10-2, 9-4 UFC) *Next Fight: Yoshihiro Akiyama #14 5. Demian Maia (14-2, 8-2 UFC) 6. Jorge Santiago (23-8, 7-1 WVR) *Next Fight: Brian Stann #12 7. Michael Bisping (21-3, 11-3…