Article

The Constant Quest for Balance Pt. 1

This is what the climb looks like. This is The Fighting Life. Read more by Duane Finley / Bleacher Report

One night in the fall of 1993 changed everything—or started everything—depending on how you look at it.

Under the bright lights of the McNichols Arena, a lanky Brazilian stepped into a chain-link cage called the Octagon and proceeded to twist and choke his way to a tournament championship.

Read more by Duane Finley / Bleacher Report
Saturday, October 1
11PM/8PM
ETPT
Portland, Oregon

Media

Recent
Watch the highlights from the Fight Night Portland Open Workouts, including the workout highlights from John Dodson, John Lineker, Will Brooks and Alex Oliveira. Don't miss all the action live and free on FS1.
Sep 29, 2016
UFC veterans Nate Marquardt and Tamdan McCrory meet in a huge UFC FIGHT PASS featured bout at Fight Night Portland. UFC commentator Jon Anik also previews the fight.
Sep 29, 2016
Hear from both Will Brooks and Alex Oliveira ahead of their Fight Night Portland co-main event scrap. No. 11-ranked Brooks makes his second Octagon appearance and "Cowboy" is looking to extend his four-fight win streak in lightweight division.
Sep 29, 2016
Two evenly matched fighters deliver the most intense fight of the season. Will a big mistake cost a fighter everything? Find out on an all-new The Ultimate Fighter on Wednesday at 10pm ET.
Sep 29, 2016