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Chuck Mindenhall

Senior Writer

Chuck Mindenhall is a senior writer at MMA Fighting. He has been covering MMA since 2007, and worked as an MMA columnist for ESPN.com, where he also appeared regularly on "MMA Live." His work has also appeared frequently in FIGHT! and ESPN the Magazine.

MOST RECENT POSTS

UFC Fight Night 38 blog: Ferreria vs. Dollaway

Keep up with the Cezar Ferreira vs. C.B. Dollaway fight live at UFC Fight Night 38 on Sunday night.

UFC Fight Night 38 live blog: Santos vs. Parke

Keep up with the Leonardo Santos vs. Norman Parke fight live at UFC Fight Night 38 on Sunday night.

UFC Fight Night 38 blog: Maldonado vs. Villante

Keep up with the Fabio Maldonado vs. Gian Villante fight live at UFC Fight Night 38 on Sunday night.

UFC Fight Night 38 blog: Prazeres vs. Taisumov

Keep up with the Michael Prazeres vs. Mairbek Taisumov fight live at UFC Fight Night 38 on Sunday night.

UFC Fight Night 38 undercard: Jason vs. Siler

Keep up with the Rony Jason vs. Steven Siler fight live at UFC Fight Night 38 on Sunday night.

For Dan Henderson, the Rua fights bookend a chasm

Is it the most anticipated rematch in UFC history? No, because too much has happened between the first Dan Henderson-Mauricio Rua fight and the next. Back then, Henderson was vying for a title. Now, he's vying to just keep swimming.

Newton unifies 205-pound belt with win over Vegh

Emanuel Newton avenged his 2012 loss to Attila Vegh and unified the light heavyweight belt at Bellator 113 in Kansas City. The California won a split decision using his unique striking array.

Johny Hendricks fought with hurt elbow at UFC 171

The UFC's newly-crowned welterweight champion appeared on Monday's MMA Hour and said he fought Robbie Lawler with an injured elbow, which could have forced him off the card.

Possibility rules UFC’s new 170-pound landscape

After the welterweight bonanza at UFC 171 in Dallas, one thing is clear: The post-GSP era at 170 means anything's possible. Robbie Lawler and Johny Hendricks put a crazy fight, and crazy might be the new norm.

UFC 171 bonuses: Hendricks, Lawler take home FOTN

UFC 171's headlining bout between Robbie Lawler and Johny Hendricks for the vacant welterweight belt not only didn't disappoint, it was the Fight of the Night. Hendricks won the gold, but both he and Lawler won $50,000.

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