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Leon Edwards, UFC 278

MMA 2022 Year in Review: Comeback of the Year

Our Comeback of the Year category recognizes the fighter who dug deep when the chips were down, rallied, and came back to win a fight they were otherwise set to lose. There were a few solid comebacks in MMA...
Jack Della Maddalena and Danny Roberts, UFC Vegas 65

MMA 2022 Year in Review: Newcomer of the Year

For the first time ever, we've introduced a Newcomer of the Year category to our year-end awards. And there were a whole lot of fighters freshly drafted to the big leagues who made an impact in 2022. From teenage...
Tom Aspinall at UFC London in March of 2022 - our Event of the Year

MMA 2022 Year in Review: Event of the Year

2022 saw the MMA world start to open up once again, with fans back in the building after a long stretch of empty arena shows. As much as hearing corners was an interesting twist for hardcore fight fans, the...
Larissa Pacheco wins our Upset of the Year for 2022

MMA 2022 Year in Review: Upset of the Year

With 2023 quickly approaching, it's time to hand out our annual Year-End MMA awards. Last year, for the first time in the history of this publication, we introduced an Upset of the Year category. There was little surprise when...
Francis Ngannou UFC

Looking Ahead: Top Fights to Make in Mixed Martial Arts in 2023

Going into 2023, several returning veterans are expected to headline the biggest events possible while new stars will have a chance to shine on the big stage. Another year has come and gone in the world of mixed martial arts,...
UFC 275 Glover Teixeira and Jiri Prochazka

2022 In Review: The Top 5 Fights Of The Year, Part 3

The final episode of this three-part series looking into the top 5 fights of the year in 2022 has arrived! With so over 500 fights in 2022 in the UFC alone we had our pick of the best 5...
Khamzat Chimaev vs Kevin Holland, UFC 279

2022 In Review: The Top 5 Fights Of The Year, Part 2

Welcome to part 2 folks! We first got a look two of the more exciting fights of 2022 with two very deserving fights in part 1. Deiveson Figueiredo getting the UFC flyweight title back in a somewhat controversial decision victory...
Dustin Poirier and Michael Chandler, UFC 281

2022 In Review: The Top 5 Fights Of The Year, Part 1

We're nearing the end of 2022 and you're going to be flooded by awards articles, YouTube videos, shows etc. In what is a very subjective thing you'll get into very objective arguments over what makes a fight the fight...
Jared Cannonier, UFC Vegas 66

What’s Next: UFC Vegas 66 Winners

The final UFC event of 2022 ended with four main card finishes before the final two bouts ended in hard-fought decisions between talented, top fifteen contenders. The reverberations of Saturday night will carry into 2023 as multiple ranked fighters...
Sean Strickland, UFC Vegas 66

What’s Next: UFC Vegas 66 Losers

The final UFC event of 2022 has come and gone. UFC Vegas 66 was a triumphant night for some, a frustrating night for others, and had definite impact on a couple of divisions in the promotion. Sean Strickland came up...