1. Cain Velasquez Coach: Velasquez May Be out Longer Than Expected

    UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez may be on the shelf longer than originally expected after surgeons found additional damage in his knee during a recent operation...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 months ago 15,681 reads 74 comments

  2. TUF 20 Finale: Every Healthy Cast Member Will Appear on Finale Card

    If you're on the cast of The Ultimate Fighter season 20 and you're healthy enough to fight, you have a place on the season finale card. That's according to a Tuesday report from Damon Martin of Fox Sports ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 months ago 3,419 reads 9 comments

  3. UFC 179 Medical Suspensions: Phil Davis, Scott Jorgensen Could Miss 6 Months

    Light heavyweight Phil Davis and flyweight Scott Jorgensen could each miss up to six months of action because of injuries sustained at UFC 179. Davis, who won his fight against Glover Teixeira, apparently suffered a hand injury during the contest...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 months ago 5,169 reads 10 comments

  4. UFC 179 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Aldo vs. Mendes 2

    UFC 179 served as a fulcrum for one of the brightest careers in MMA history. Jose Aldo is probably the best featherweight ever. He's the division's reigning, first and only UFC champion...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 months ago 43,024 reads 41 comments

  5. Who Is Linton Vassell, and Why Is He Fighting for a Bellator Title?

    Maybe you know Emanuel Newton. You know, the Bellator light heavyweight champ, he of the King Mo knockout and the spinning backfists and the amazing interviews ? Right, that guy...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 months ago 3,974 reads 6 comments

  6. With a Win at UFC 179, Could Carlos Diego Ferreira Be Contender Material?

    If Carlos Diego Ferreira wants to prove his mettle, he'll have to beat Beneil Dariush this Saturday at UFC 179 ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 months ago 1,581 reads 0 comments

  7. Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano Is Set for UFC 182

    Ronda Rousey will defend her UFC women's bantamweight title in January against top challenger Cat Zingano . That's according to a report from broadcaster Ariel Helwani on Wednesday's UFC Tonight program...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 months ago 14,790 reads 80 comments

  8. UFC 179: Previewing the Newcomers on the Fight Card

    UFC 179 goes down Saturday from fabulous Rio de Janeiro , Brazil. Two pretty well-known fighters sit atop the card in defending featherweight champion Jose Aldo and a pretty well-known challenger in Team Alpha Male's Chad Mendes ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 months ago 3,179 reads 2 comments

  9. Cain Velasquez out with Injury, Mark Hunt in vs. Fabricio Werdum at UFC 180

    Cain Velasquez is injured and will no longer defend his UFC heavyweight title against Fabricio Werdum at UFC 180. Instead, popular heavyweight Mark Hunt will step in to face Werdum for the interim title at the Nov...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 months ago 22,001 reads 143 comments

  10. UFC Rescinds Middleweight Cung Le's PED Suspension

    Cung Le is back in the UFC after UFC officials rescinded the middleweight's suspension, which they originally handed down when Le supposedly failed an August drug test the UFC itself administered...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 months ago 7,904 reads 18 comments

  11. The 5 Best Non-UFC Bouts to Watch in the Remainder of 2014

    The UFC will be back in fight-fan lives a little more than one week from now, when UFC 179 goes down from Brazil. The UFC is the leading MMA promotion. Perhaps that's a sentiment you've seen before...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 months ago 33,671 reads 5 comments

  12. 'Google Me' and MMA's 5 Most Embarrassing Nightlife Escapades

    What is it about athletes and the nightlife? Something about the siren song of hedonism seems very difficult to resist for young men who find themselves famous, in elite physical shape and with perhaps a little extra change in their pockets...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 months ago 38,327 reads 19 comments

  13. Saluting the Gatekeeper in Every UFC Division Right Now

    The term "gatekeeper" is so often used pejoratively. I beg to differ. How else do you know who is truly befitting of the VIP section without someone manning the velvet ropes? What is a bar without a bouncer? Just a bunch of drunken chaos is what...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 44,709 reads 79 comments

  14. Rory MacDonald 'Next in Line' for Welterweight Title Shot, UFC Confirms

    It's all lining up for Rory MacDonald. After winning his third straight contest last Saturday, the gifted young Canadian will receive the next shot at the UFC welterweight title...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 9,216 reads 44 comments

  15. The Beaten Path: The Performance Art of Michael Page

    It’s hard enough to be successful. To be original is about as close to impossible as you can get without Tom Cruise and suspension wire. If you want to be both, you basically need some kind of trickery...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 3,383 reads 12 comments

  16. 10 European Fighters Ready to Break Out

    A "breakout" can mean different things to different people. It can mean a flare-up of a skin irritation, for example. It can mean an escape en masse of prisoners from prison. But it's not going to mean those things today...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 10,042 reads 24 comments

  17. Dan Henderson, 44, Wants to Fight in January UFC Event

    Dan Henderson appears determined to depart on his own terms. Despite losing four of his last five bouts and being 44 years old, the surefire Hall of Famer has expressed his desire to fight again in the Octagon, ideally Jan...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 9,512 reads 38 comments

  18. UFC Veteran Cody McKenzie Gives Blood to Make Weight for Battlegrounds MMA

    And to think he used to fight at featherweight. Popular oddball, notorious party dude and former UFC competitor and The Ultimate Fighter contestant Cody McKenzie reportedly was ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 8,089 reads 21 comments

  19. The Beaten Path: Irish Prospect Paddy Holohan Brings Lyrical Approach to MMA

    When he steps into the cage this Saturday in Nova Scotia, Paddy Holohan will compete outside of Europe for the first time as a pro MMA fighter...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 2,419 reads 2 comments

  20. More Than Conor McGregor: Big Fights Keep Coming for MMA's New Irish Contingent

    If, in the calming wake of Conor McGregor's latest and largest step toward fighting superstardom, you thought you were done hearing about Irish MMA fighters for a while, you done thought wrong...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 8,892 reads 19 comments

  21. UFC Middleweight Cung Le Suspended After Testing Positive for HGH

    Cung Le was uncertain about his future in MMA . The UFC might have just made the decision for him. In a statement released late Wednesday, UFC officials announced that the 42-year-old ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 26,146 reads 74 comments

  22. Jeremy Stephens vs. Charles Oliveira Slated for TUF 20 Finale Co-Main Event

    This one should be fun. Assuming both fighters make it to fight day, Charles Oliveira and Jeremy Stephens—two of the more exciting featherweights on the UFC roster—will do battle Dec...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 2,935 reads 14 comments

  23. A Complete Guide to UFC Fight Nights 53 and 54

    UFC 178 was pretty sweet, but these days the fighting calendar waits for no fan. The train pulls back out of the station today with two destinations on the docket for Saturday. The first will happen in the middle of the afternoon U...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 17,833 reads 28 comments

  24. UFC 178 Video Highlights: Champ Demetrious Johnson Handles Underdog Cariaso

    As the main event of UFC 178 got underway, it was eerily quiet inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena. The Las Vegas faithful seemed drained of their energy even as the card was supposed to be hitting its culmination...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 3,763 reads 1 comments

  25. Conor McGregor Video Highlights: Irish Phenom Knocks out Dustin Poirier

    There is hype and then there is action. One is the domain of those who are being, who have corralled a reputation and a spot and have established themselves inside the middle. The action is the becoming...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 7,159 reads 11 comments