Sherdog’s Top 10: Best MMA Referees
By: Mike Sloan There may not be a more thankless job in the world of mixed martial
arts than that of a referee.
Sherdog’s Top 10: Worst UFC Injuries
By: Mike Sloan Broken bones, gruesome dislocations and gnarly cuts are all part of
the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s history.
Sherdog.com’s Top 10: Ground-and-Pounders
By: Mike Sloan Randy Couture to Fedor Emelianenko, plenty of mixed martial artists
have made a living out of punishing opponents on the canvas.
Sherdog’s Top 10: MMA Scandals
By: Mike Sloan Various incidents throughout the years, from the criminal to the
absurd, have left the sport of mixed martial arts with its share of
Sherdog’s Top 10: Fights to Show Someone Who Has Never Seen MMA
By: Mike Sloan How does one explain what the fuss surrounding mixed martial arts
is all about? Start with these 10 bouts and others like them.
Sherdog’s Top 10: Jiu-Jitsu Players in MMA
By: Mike Sloan A number of fighters, from Nick Diaz to Fabricio Werdum, have
parlayed elite submission skills into successful mixed martial arts
Sherdog.com’s Top 10: Fighters Who Lost Their Pro Debuts
By: Mike Sloan From current champions to all-time greats, not all accomplished
mixed martial artists started their respective careers on a
Sherdog’s Top 10: UFC Plans Gone Awry
By: Mike Sloan In a volatile sport where the smallest mistake can change
everything in a blink, the unexpected often reigns supreme.
Sherdog’s Top 10: Fighters Worth the Price of Admission
By: Mike Sloan From Donald Cerrone to Nick Diaz, MMA’s past and present are
littered with fighters who drive the excitement level through the
Sherdog’s Top 10: Conor McGregor’s Signature Moments
By: Mike Sloan The UFC featherweight champion enjoyed a fast rise to superstardom
and had some memorable tops on his way to the top.
Sherdog’s Top 10: Best Fighters Never to Compete in the UFC
By: Mike Sloan Plenty of accomplished mixed martial arts have yet to grace the
Octagon with their presence, headed by the great Fedor Emelianenko.
Sherdog’s Top 10: Mismatches
By: Mike Sloan Mark Kerr-Greg Stott to Randy Couture-James Toney, mixed martial
arts history is replete with one-sided matchups.
Sherdog’s Top 10: Brazilian Mixed Martial Artists
By: Mike Sloan The largest country in South America has launched the careers of a
number of all-time greats, from Junior dos Santos to Antonio
Sherdog’s Top 10: Come-From-Behind Finishes
By: Mike Sloan Fighters have throughout the years enriched MMA history by
snatching victory from the jaws of defeat with knockouts and
submissions few saw coming.
Sherdog’s Top 10: One-Punch Knockouts
By: Mike Sloan Nothing in combat sports is more emphatic than when fist meets face
and separates someone from their senses.
Sherdog’s Top 10: UFC Upsets
By: Mike Sloan Spectacular knockouts, slick submissions and dominant champions
generate water-cooler talk, but nothing rocks the fight world like
a monumental upset.
Sherdog’s Top 10: Fights We Want to See in 2016
By: Mike Sloan The next 12 months is sure to provide the MMA world with a number
of compelling matchups, perhaps even some of these.
Sherdog’s Top 10: Longest Major MMA Title Reigns
By: Mike Sloan With a few exceptions, extended stays at the top have been reserved
for the game’s greats, from Fedor Emelianenko to Anderson Silva.
Sherdog’s Top 10: Regional Fight Cards of All-Time
By: Mike Sloan The “minor leagues” of MMA have enriched the sport’s history with a
number of unforgettable events.
Sherdog’s Top 10: Ronda Rousey Achievements
By: Mike Sloan As she approaches her latest title defense at UFC 193, the women’s
bantamweight champion’s list of accomplishments continues to grow.
Sherdog’s Top 10: Disastrous Title Shots
By: Mike Sloan Mixed martial arts history is replete with championship fights in
which challengers found themselves outclassed, outgunned or both.
Sherdog’s Top 10: Body Blows
By: Mike Sloan Head shots often get the publicity, but MMA has produced a number
of brutal attacks to the ribs, kidneys, liver, gut and solar
Sherdog’s Top 10: Officiating Blunders
By: Mike Sloan Most MMA fans aren’t aware how difficult it is to be a referee. A
referee has to know every single rule for every single fight, has
Sherdog’s Top 10: Silent Killers
By: Mike Sloan A number of MMA’s most violent and efficient fighters have chosen
to keep their mouths closed and let their actions do the talking.
Sherdog’s Top 10: WEC Knockouts
By: Mike Sloan World Extreme Cagefighting was the site of its share of violent
finishes during its 53-event run from June 2001 to December 2010.
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