1. UFC 186: Bell Centre Closes Part of Venue, Ticket Sales Looking Glum

    There are early signs that card instability and low star power may be dooming UFC 186 . Two days before the event is set to go down, French-Canadian MMA news website MMA Nouvelles ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 12,571 reads 47 comments

  2. UFC 186: Did Demetrious Johnson Just Say Something Interesting on Purpose?

    There's nothing to be gained, nothing whatsoever, from asking MMA fighters if they can beat Floyd Mayweather. When all other things are equal, that's a life rule you can set your watch to...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 11,591 reads 57 comments

  3. UFC on Fox 16: Rustam Khabilov, Erik Koch, Ramsey Nijem All Added to July Card

    Four lightweights—all seeking a win, all on decidedly different career paths—make up two fights announced Wednesday for UFC on Fox 16, scheduled for July 25 in Chicago...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 3,666 reads 7 comments

  4. Max Holloway, Kyoji Horiguchi and the Best UFC Fighters Age 25 or Younger

    UFC on Fox 15 was a turning point for several young fighters. On the main card, 23-year-old Max Holloway pulled an upset by submitting Cub Swanson, just minutes after 21-year-old ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 19,339 reads 41 comments

  5. UFC Will Appeal New York MMA Suit, Retains Former Federal Attorney Paul Clement

    The UFC will appeal a recent court decision to dismiss its legal challenge to the law that bans MMA in the state of New York, and company officials have retained Paul Clement, ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 4,366 reads 16 comments

  6. UFC on Fox 15 Results: 3 Fights for Aljamain Sterling to Take Next

    Welcome to the big time, Aljamain Sterling. There were glimmers of his potential before, but never had they been converted so kinetically as they were Saturday night at UFC on Fox 15...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 3,261 reads 13 comments

  7. UFC on Fox 15 Results: The Real Winners and Losers

    It's crowded at the top of the UFC middleweight division. UFC on Fox 15, which went down Saturday in Newark, New Jersey, did a lot to thin the throng. In the evening's main event, Lyoto Machida and Luke Rockhold did battle...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 22,550 reads 78 comments

  8. Alex Caceres, Francisco Rivera to Meet at UFC Fight Night 68 in New Orleans Card

    Popular bantamweights Francisco Rivera and Alex Caceres will face off at UFC Fight Night 68. The event takes place June 6 in New Orleans. This latest addition to the card was first reported Tuesday by MMAJunkie ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 3,132 reads 14 comments

  9. Matt Brown Says Scheduled UFC 189 Fight with Nate Diaz 'Isn't Happening'

    A tantalizing battle between two bad-tempered brawlers has hit the canvas before it ever hit the cage. Just last week, broadcaster Ariel Helwani announced on UFC Tonight that ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 26,175 reads 95 comments

  10. Bellator Signs Top Featherweight Prospect Gleristone Santos

    Gleristone Santos, quite possibly the best MMA prospect in all of Brazil, has signed a contract with the Bellator promotion. The report came Tuesday from Guilherme Cruz of MMAFighting ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 3,577 reads 7 comments

  11. Conor McGregor and the 10 Best Trash-Talkers in the UFC Right Now

    There is a new dawn afoot. Will you be able to say you were there? We are witnesses to a changing of the guard, and MMA trash talk, well, never shall it be the same. Gone are the golden-agers...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 months ago 36,926 reads 68 comments

  12. UFC Fight Night 64: Joanne Calderwood Is the Quiet Storm of Strawweight Division

    Joanne Calderwood throws more than twice as many strikes as the average UFC fighter. Since she has knocked out four of the nine people she's faced in pro MMA and has never ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 months ago 5,195 reads 37 comments

  13. NCAA Tournament 2015: Most Dazzling Images of March Madness

    Well, 40-0 was a near miss. But that doesn't mean the tournament can't still be a hit. Another heart-pounding March Madness tournament is in the books...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 months ago 5,934 reads 11 comments

  14. UFC Fight Night 63 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Mendes vs. Lamas

    Welcome, one and all, to Breakfast at The Octagon. The only thing missing from UFC Fight Night 63, which began Saturday morning at 11 a.m. ET in the Washington, D.C., suburb of Fairfax, Virginia, was the strawberries and cream...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 months ago 26,336 reads 101 comments

  15. Pro Fighter Matt Hamill Stops Erratic Driver, Rescues Young Child

    Oh, Matt Hamill. There's no way we can quit you. Hamill, famed in the MMA community and well beyond for his success as a hearing-impaired UFC fighter, was a different sort of ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 months ago 8,864 reads 14 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 63 Predictions: Main Card Staff Predictions

    In the shadow of our nation's capital, it's UFC Fight Night 63. Let Washington, D.C. be a haven of sanity for you in a world run amok in March Madness. Bro, we know you don't want any more college basketball; you want the fights...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 months ago 14,675 reads 59 comments

  17. Knee-Jerk Reactions After McDonald's All American Game

    The nation's top college basketball prospects gathered this year, as they do every year, for the McDonald's All American Game in the House That Jordan Built, the United Center in Chicago...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 months ago 21,704 reads 15 comments

  18. Head-to-Toe Breakdown of Final Four Superstar Karl-Anthony Towns

    There's not a whole lot of programmatic diversity in this year's Final Four. Duke. Michigan State. Wisconsin. And our old friend, Kentucky. For all the upsets on opening weekend, this NCAA tournament has a mighty-chalky finish...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 months ago 10,180 reads 16 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 63: A Complete Guide to the Full Fight Card

    Will the slipper fit? With March Madness at its apex, there's a lot of fairy godmother dust in the air right now at the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Virginia. Get your Claritin ready, because it is downright lousy with magic dust...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 months ago 17,483 reads 31 comments

  20. Ronda Rousey Says She's 'Never Even Gotten a Bruise' from a Pro MMA Fight

    As if we needed another metric on Ronda Rousey 's dominance in the MMA cage. What may be most telling about Rousey 's latest comments is how believable they sound...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 months ago 7,835 reads 71 comments

  21. Josh Thomson vs. Tony Ferguson Scheduled for UFC Fight Night 72 in July

    Two top lightweights will square off in San Diego when Josh Thomson and Tony Ferguson meet at UFC Fight Night 72 in July. The news first broke Monday night on Fox Sports 1 and was subsequently confirmed by MMAjunkie and others...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 months ago 1,449 reads 15 comments

  22. B/R Exclusive: National Champ Wrestler Ed Ruth to Pursue MMA After 2016 Olympics

    Ed Ruth, one of the most decorated college wrestlers in U.S. history, will pursue a career in professional MMA ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 months ago 40,016 reads 60 comments

  23. The Beaten Path: Nicolas Dalby, UFC's 2nd Danish Fighter, Embraces Inner Nerd

    It’s nothing to be ashamed of. A lot of gyms have them. And it’s high time there was a more open conversation about it. Once we embrace our resident gym nerd, then we can really start to make progress...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 months ago 3,714 reads 5 comments

  24. Jussier Formiga vs. Wilson Reis Booked for UFC Fight Night 67 in May

    The proverbial wheat will be separated from the chaff when flyweights Jussier Formiga and Wilson Reis hook up at UFC Fight Night 67. The two Brazilians face each other at the May 30 event, which goes down in Goiania, Brazil...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 months ago 1,851 reads 5 comments

  25. Nevada Commissioners Discuss Stiffer Penalties for MMA Drug-Test Failures

    MMA fighters—and maybe even promotions—could soon be on the hook for big punishments if they fail drug tests...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 months ago 3,207 reads 42 comments