Fighters of the Week

Luke Irwin: 1. Lyoto Machida: It didn’t have fireworks, but Lyoto showed off his technical brilliance against one of the best strikers in the world. 2. Nick Marable: Marable snapped Jordan Burroughs’s international undefeated streak with a narrow, narrow victory via points at the Grand Prix of Paris. 3. Erick Silva: Took care of business […]

Undercard Superstar Jersey Retirement: Tim Bernier

As the end of each year, we’ll take a look back and honor those that have hung up the pencil and have their moment of IMMORTALITY!  Or, as immortal as a sub-section of a small fight blog can grant you.  So, not much. In 2014, our ballots had but one name, TIM FREAKING BERNIER. Tim […]

UFC Fight For the Troops 3 Picks

  Middleweight Bout: Rafael Natal (17-4-1) vs. Tim Kennedy (16-4) Luke Irwin: Natal on a main event. In the UFC. I can’t even. Kennedy via UD. Josh Hall: This is actually a UFC main event. At least the troops should get to see their guy get a win here, albeit via ugly ground control. Kennedy […]

Nolan Howell’s Get Po’ Quick Lessons: UFC 166

Contributor: Nolan Howell Need to disappoint your family and gamble away some early Christmas present money? Trading in caviar and champagne for Spam and Pabst Blue Ribbon? Welcome to Undercard Superstar’s guide to gambling, where you can get po’ in one night if you play your cards right! As your resident financial adviser in MMA […]

Ben’s Breakdowns: Cain Velasquez vs. Junior dos Santos

  Contributor: Ben Kohn The trilogy between two of the very best Heavyweights of all time will commence in the main event of UFC 166 and finally settle who the true Heavyweight king really is. The trail of beaten fighters these two have laid waste to reads as a who’s who of Heavyweights. Antonio Silva […]

Reminder: Two Days to Win Free Swag!

  Saturday is the last day to make your picks over at our Alienware Site and be entered to take home these two glorious pieces of MMA memorabilia! 1. Go to our Alienware Site and register (30 seconds). 2. Make your main card picks in the UFC 165 Prediction thread. 3. Pray to whatever deity you prefer […]

Rankings Updated

Head on over to our Rankings page to see the changes after the UFC onslaught!

Loretta Hunt’s Review of The Ultimate Fighter is Awful

Listen, I have no room to talk about anything fight-related.  I’m a blogger.  That’s all I am. I don’t have access, I don’t have connections, and I barely can pay the power bill to keep this site running.  What I do have, however, is envy and plenty of it.  With that envy comes disdain and […]

Nolan Howell’s Get Po’ Quick Lessons: UFC Fight Night Bader vs. Teixeira

    Contributor: Nolan Howell Tired of your wealth? Sick of being happy while swimming in your pool of coins with beautiful women by your side, Scrooge McDuck? Welcome to Undercard Superstar’s guide to gambling, where you can get po’ in one night if you play your cards right! As your resident financial adviser in […]

Staff Page Updated

  Over in the “Us” section, we’ve updated our staff page and bios, adding the great Earl Montclair to the team!

The Hype Train Phenomenon

Contributor: Ben Kohn The hype train is phenomenon that exists in every sport. A young athlete comes out of nowhere impressing the hell out of their respective sports world and becoming the next big thing. The thing about hype trains is that they tend to begin way before they are deserved. The example that I […]

Undercard Superstar Chats with Andre “Touchy” Fili

  (Andre “Touchy” Fili is an up-and-coming featherweight prospect with a record of 11-1.  A veteran of Tachi Palace Fights, Gladiator Challenge, and King of the Cage among others, he’s also the West Coast Fighting Featherweight Champion, and will defend his title May 3 against Adrian Diaz at WFC 5 in Sacramento.  Andre sits down […]

Around the Fight World

  (Taking a look at fights that went down under the radar featuring notable names over the weekend.)   Shooto Brazil 37: Amilcar Alves defeats Gustavo Sampaio via UD. Shooto 2nd Round: Caol Uno defeats Kyu Hwa Kim via R1 Rear-Naked Choke KSW 22: Pride Time: Jan Blachowicz defeats Goran Reljic via UD. Pawel Nastula […]