Duane Finley

  1. If Alistair Overeem Can’t Go, What Next for Junior dos Santos at UFC 146?

    Assuming Alistair Overeem doesn’t get his license to fight at UFC 146, what’s next for champ Junior dos Santos? HeavyMMA’s Duane Finley looks at the candidates.

    April 10, 2012
  2. Shawn Jordan Enjoying Exciting Time in UFC’s Heavyweight Division

    Shawn Jordan is a UFC heavyweight at the perfect time, just as the division is surging. HeavyMMA’s Duane Finley talks to the former LSU fullback about his plans on making an impact in his new home.

    March 29, 2012
  3. Hungry and Energized, UFC Lightweight Contender Gray Maynard ‘Loving Life Right Now’

    Two-time UFC lightweight title challenger Gray Maynard has changed plenty about his approach to the fight game and tells HeavyMMA’s Duane Finley his evolution has him happy fighting again.

    March 24, 2012
  4. Tareq Azim Discusses Life in Afghanistan, New Gym, Jake Shields’ Progression

    Tareq Azim, head trainer for UFC welterweight contender Jake Shields, talks to HeavyMMA’s Duane Finley about finding success in the face of adversity and remaining confident in his cause.

    March 21, 2012
  5. Mark Munoz Continuing Rehab, Expects Summer Return to UFC

    UFC middleweight Mark Munoz tells HeavyMMA’s Duane Finley that the rehab from his recent injury is ahead of schedule and he expects to return by summer.

    March 20, 2012
  6. Jake Shields Happy With Recent Win, Ready for Next Step Toward Contention

    Jake Shields and his head trainer Tareq Azim talk to HeavyMMA’s Duane Finley about Shields’ recent win over Yoshihiro Akiyama, his future in the UFC and much more.

    March 20, 2012
  7. Ross Pearson: Featherweight Division Home, Aldo Main Focus

    HeavyMMA staff writer Duane Finley caught up with Ross Pearson at a recent UFC event to discuss his intentions at his new home, the 145 lb. division.

    March 16, 2012
  8. The Fighting Life: Alan Belcher

    HeavyMMA Staff Writer Duane Finley goes in-depth with fan favorite Alan Belcher in this edition of “The Fighting Life.”

    March 14, 2012
  9. UFC’s Lightweight Division More Stacked Than Ever

    The UFC’s lightweight division is more crowded with talent than ever before, which should make 2012 quite an interesting year to sort things out at the top.

    March 9, 2012
  10. Brian Foster: ‘I Have Something to Prove’ in Bellator Debut

    Former UFC fighter Brian Foster has a spot in Bellator’s Season 6 welterweight tournament and says that he plans on letting people know he isn’t going anwywhere.

    March 8, 2012
  11. Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez: Pat Healy, Not Josh Thomson, Might Be More Deserving of Title Shot

    Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez told HeavyMMA’s Duane Finley after Saturday’s card in Ohio that Pat Healy, not Josh Thomson, might be the best bet to face him next.

    March 5, 2012
  12. Monday Water Cooler: UFC on FX, Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey

    With back-to-back shows from the UFC and Strikeforce in the books after the weekend, HeavyMMA’s Duane Finley looks back at both in the Monday Water Cooler.

    March 5, 2012