five count

March 8th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC 196 in Las Vegas, Nevada. #1 Mystic Mac Loses his Mystique – Saturday night’s late replacement bout against Nate Diaz was built to be a showcase fight. A match-up favorable to featherweight champion Conor McGregor to setup a blockbuster fight at UFC…

June 29th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC Fight Night 70 in Hollywood, Florida #1 Fountain of Youth– Most 38-year old fighters are just trying to earn a couple extra paychecks prior to retiring; Yoel Romero on the other hand seems to be just getting started. Since a 2011…

June 23rd, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC Fight Night 69 in Berlin, Germany #1 The Most Dynamic Striker in WMMA – Poland’s Joanna “Asia” Jedrzejczyk is one the fastest rising stars in the UFC. In just a handful of fights, she has gone from complete unknown to UFC…

June 16th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC 188 in Mexico City, Mexico. #1 Heavyweight’s New Kingpin – The return of Cain Velasquez and his first ever fight in Mexico City were the headlines leading into UFC 188, but it was the dominant victory by Fabricio Werdum that took…

June 8th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC Fight Night 68 from New Orleans, Louisiana #1 H Bomb – Less than three months shy of his 45th birthday, Dan “Hendo” Henderson is easily the oldest fighter still under contract with the UFC. Having lost five of his past six…

May 26th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC 187 in Las Vegas, Nevada. #1 The Brazilian Assassin – After Saturday night’s first round victory over Vitor Belfort, Chris Weidman should have his nicknamed changed to “The Brazilian Assassin.” The New York native has now successfully defended his middleweight championship…

May 18th, 2015
Jay Primetown

The Five Count: UFC Fight Night 66 Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC Fight Night 66 from the Philippines. #1 Frankie Always Has The Answer – Saturday’s excellent main event pitted two of the all-time great sub-155 pound fighters in the history of mixed martial arts. Frankie…

May 11th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC Fight Night 65 in Adelaide, Australia. #1 Miocic’s Signature Win – Stipe Miocic has been on the rise in the UFC’s heavyweight division. The 32 year old Ohio native turned a lot of heads in his decision loss to former champion…

April 28th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC 186 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. #1 The Mouse is at the Top of the UFC Kingdom – With each passing fight, it’s becoming clearer and clearer that there is a new fighter at the top of the UFC kingdom. Demetrious Johnson…

April 20th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC on Fox 15 in Newark, New Jersey. #1 Who is the Top Contender at Middleweight? Problems are typically not what the UFC want to has, but after the completion of UFC on Fox 15 the biggest story to unfold is just…

April 13th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from the UFC’s first ever fight card in Poland; UFC Fight Night 64. #1 Cro Cop’s Stunner– After a KO loss to Roy Nelson in November 2011, many thought that Mirko “Cro Cop” Flipovic would no longer appear in a major mixed martial…

April 6th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC Fight Night 63 in Fairfax, Virginia #1 Mendes is Money– Headed into Saturday’s main event against Ricardo Lamas, Chad Mendes really had nothing to gain and everything to lose. After a close, yet fair decision loss to Jose Aldo, most people…

March 24th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC Fight Night 62 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil #1 Thank You Kos– Very few fighters have had as impressive a career as Josh Koscheck. The Pennsylvania native began wrestling at five years old and developing into a fantastic collegiate wrestler. Koscheck…

March 16th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC 185 in Dallas, Texas #1 Perfect Plan Means New Champ– Heading into UFC 185, most people were calling Anthony Pettis one of the top fighters in the sport. After submitting Ben Henderson and Gilbert Melendez back to back, it was hard…

March 4th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC 184 from the entertainment capital of the world; Los Angeles, California. #1 Fast and Furious– After Ronda Rousey’s first round victory over Cat Zingano, no one was questioning whether she was the best fighter in the world in her weight class….

February 23rd, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC Fight Night 61 from Porto Alegre, Brazil #1 Dog Day’s Night – After Ivan “Batman” Jorge got the night started with a close decision win over Josh Shockley, it seemed like a perfectly normal UFC card in Brazil. Then the card…

February 17th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC Fight Night 60 from Broomfield, Colorado. #1 Performance of the Year – Entering Fight Night 60, many thought that Ben Henderson was crazy. After a controversial decision loss to Donald Cerrone in January, the former lightweight champion accepted a quick turnaround…

February 2nd, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC 183 from the fight capital of the world; Las Vegas, Nevada. #1 The Spider’s Web – The main event of UFC 183 has been talked about for months. It had been over a year since Anderson Silva had fought in the…

January 27th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC on Fox 14 from Stockholm, Sweden. #1 More than a Rumble – Heading into Saturday night, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson wasn’t considered a huge threat to Jon Jones’ light heavyweight title reign, but after his knockout win over Alexander Gustafsson, he is…

January 19th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC Fight Night 59 in Boston, Massachusetts. #5 Hollywood –Iowa born and raised lightweight Johnny “Hollywood” Case is quickly making himself a name worth knowing in the UFC’s deep lightweight division. Not only is Hollywood winning, but he is doing so in…

January 5th, 2015
Jay Primetown

Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC Fight 182 in Las Vegas, Nevada. #5 Japan’s Finest – In a time where Japanese influence in MMA is at an all-time low, there is one fighter on the cusp of elite from “The Land of the Rising Sun.” Flyweight Kyoji…

October 27th, 2014
Jay Primetown

TheMMA-Analysis co-host Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC 179 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. #5 When Is It Time? – Flyweight Scott Jorgensen entered last night’s bout having lost five of his last seven fights including two of three at flyweight. Many suspected the three-time PAC 10…

October 5th, 2014
Jay Primetown

TheMMA-Analysis co-host Jay Primetown takes a look at the five biggest storylines to develop from UFC Fight Night 53 in Stockholm, Sweden. #5 Two Thumbs Up for Tiger Muay Thai – Leading off the UFC’s return to Stockholm, two Chechen fighters lit up their opponents with violent knockout victories. Featherweight Zubaira Tukhugov knocked out usually…