1. UFC Fight Night 98 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Mexico City

    Here's hoping you didn't sleep on UFC Fight Night 98. You probably were aware that Rafael Dos Anjos and Tony Ferguson—the second- and third-ranked lightweights in the UFC's ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 15,036 reads 22 comments

  2. Phil Davis Adds 'MMA Champion' to Resume with Lopsided Win at Bellator 163

    Phil Davis first gained notoriety as a national wrestling champion at Penn State. Then he took his wrestling talents to the UFC, where he reached contender status but never fought for a belt...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 5,375 reads 15 comments

  3. Conor McGregor and Eddie Alvarez Trade Verbal Haymakers at UFC 205 Presser

    That was a lot of trash talk. It was almost difficult to process at times, but through the noise there was one signal, and it was clear...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 41,617 reads 113 comments

  4. TUF Latin America 3 Finale: The Key Storylines for Ferguson vs. Dos Anjos Card

    If you're slumbering on the finale of The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America season 3, the snooze alarm is clanging your name...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 6,735 reads 16 comments

  5. Kron Gracie, Return of 'Krazy Horse' Bennett Headline Rizin New Year's Eve Card

    We'll soon find out what Charles "Krazy Horse" Bennett has in store for an encore. Last month at Rizin Fighting Federation 2, Krazy Horse drew the attention of the MMA world ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 6,167 reads 4 comments

  6. Conor McGregor Hints at Extended Stay in UFC Lightweight Division

    UFC officials have long indicated a preference for Conor McGregor to move back to featherweight and defend his title there. McGregor appears to have other ideas...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 18,032 reads 138 comments

  7. Dominick Cruz vs. Cody Garbrandt Set for UFC 207 Bantamweight Title Fight

    Cody Garbrandt will get his wish. After impressive wins and extensive trash talk on both sides, the upstart "No Love" Garbrandt will face bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz in the co-main event of UFC 207, scheduled for Dec...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 11,357 reads 77 comments

  8. Ronda Who? Cris Cyborg and Miesha Tate May Be Creating New Rivalry

    As Ronda Rousey prepares for her return to the UFC, her two fiercest rivals may be hatching plans of their own—and they've got nothing to do with the world-famous former champ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 17,565 reads 30 comments

  9. Antonio Silva Departs UFC, but a New Promotion Likely Awaits

    After three consecutive knockout losses, Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva and the UFC mutually agreed to part ways Friday. But while his UFC career is probably permanently over, his time as an active MMA fighter may be far from done...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 14,234 reads 17 comments

  10. Nick Diaz Returns: The Best Opponents for His 1st Fight Back

    It takes a lot to knock Nick Diaz off the front pages. Georges St-Pierre did it with Monday's free-agency announcement, but not everyone failed to notice the news that one of ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 76,516 reads 60 comments

  11. In Response to UFC, WSOF Cancels 2 Events to Beef Up New Year's Card in NYC

    The World Series of Fighting is pulling out all the stops for Madison Square Garden. WSOF President Ray Sefo told broadcaster Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour Monday that it would ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 5,555 reads 6 comments

  12. Donald Trump's Failed Foray into the World of MMA

    By now, most people recognize the key pages in the Donald Trump playbook. An ambitious effort starts with a bang but ends with the rumor of a whimper tucked deep into classified legal briefs, well clear of the camera's eye...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 92,594 reads 29 comments

  13. Chris Weidman Returns Fire on Michael Bisping

    Chris Weidman isn't backing down from Michael Bisping's verbal taunts. Speaking Monday on The MMA Hour broadcast with host Ariel Helwani, the former champ said he believed ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 37,337 reads 31 comments

  14. UFC 204: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    UFC 204 goes down Saturday from Manchester, England. In the co-main event, you have Michael Bisping defending his middleweight title for the first time, and he's doing it against ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 13,295 reads 35 comments

  15. Justin Gaethje on Jason High: 'I Would Put Him to Sleep in Front of His Fans'

    Justin Gaethje and Jason High are on a collision course. If they weren't before, they are now. Granted, there's business in front of them first, happening at World Series of Fighting 33...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 2,733 reads 1 comments

  16. UFC 204: Key Storylines for Bisping vs. Hendo 2 Fight Card

    You probably know about Michael Bisping , but what else is going on at UFC 204? We'd be remiss if we glossed over Bisping 's valiant—or reckless, depending on how your tastes run—bid for revenge against Dan Henderson...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 1,714 reads 3 comments

  17. Jason High Talks Roy Nelson Ref Kick, Calls for 'Consistency' in UFC Discipline

    Jason High has a fight coming up Saturday in his native Kansas City, Missouri, against a dangerous submission artist. If he can notch a victory, he has a pretty airtight case to compete for World Series of Fighting's lightweight title...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 9,721 reads 6 comments

  18. Video: Banned UFC Fighter Rousimar Palhares Takes Another KO Loss Overseas

    Rousimar Palhares , who was kicked out of both the UFC and World Series of Fighting for failing to relinquish dangerous submission holds after an opponent tapped, took his second ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 52,765 reads 15 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 96 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Portland Card

    John Lineker did it again. As UFC Fight Night 96 began Saturday night in Portland, Oregon, it did so in a bit of a headwind...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 19,174 reads 51 comments

  20. John Lineker Misses Weight for a UFC Record 5th Time

    It turns out moving up to bantamweight was not the cure he sought. John Lineker, who joined the UFC's 135-pound division after missing the 125-pound flyweight limit on four separate ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 22,585 reads 20 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 96: 4 Key Storylines for Lineker vs. Dodson Fight Card

    If you drill down through the UFC 205 announcement hype that happened this week, down past the Conor McGregor layer and the New York City layer and the Jose Aldo layer, and if you ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 4,738 reads 3 comments

  22. UFC 205 Is the Greatest Card Ever Assembled in MMA History

    Every caveat and jinx protection applies, but it must be said: Barring injuries or failed drug tests or spilled salt or one open umbrella too many inside headquarters, UFC 205, the ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 47,732 reads 75 comments

  23. Cris Cyborg Nutritionist: Controversial Birth Control Method Was Cleared by Doc

    Because of her efforts to reach the 140-pound weight limit stipulated by the UFC, Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino, widely regarded as the best female MMA fighter in the world today, has been at the center of some weight-cutting controversy...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 14,104 reads 10 comments

  24. Charles 'Krazy Horse' Bennett Puts on Performance for the Ages at Rizin FF 2

    At Rizin Fighting Federation 2, Charles "Krazy Horse" Bennett talked the talk, then walked the walk, then talked the talk some more. And when it was all done, he had singlehandedly fashioned one of the most memorable MMA performances of recent memory...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 19,446 reads 22 comments

  25. Roy Nelson Apologizes For, but Doesn't Regret, Kicking Referee After Fight

    It will be interesting to see how this one unfolds. UFC heavyweight Roy Nelson , after winning his bout with Antonio Silva on Saturday at UFC Fight Night 95, grew frustrated ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 20,597 reads 39 comments