1. UFC 175 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Weidman vs. Machida

    This is Chris Weidman's wheelhouse. The square-jawed, stoically self-assured Long Islander loves to drape himself in the stars and stripes. He loves the big stage. His MMA game pivots on an All-American wrestling base...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 182,136 reads 489 comments

  2. UFC 175 and TUF 19 Finale: Main Card Staff Predictions

    If you like MMA , you're going to enjoy this weekend. More than 30 fights go down over the Independence Day holiday, and none is bigger than Chris Weidman's UFC middleweight title defense against Lyoto Machida...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 25,638 reads 57 comments

  3. Takanori Gomi vs. Myles Jury Added to Fight Night Japan Card

    It's a pretty safe bet that someone will get knocked out when Japanese legend Takanori Gomi takes on up-and-coming lightweight Myles Jury on September 20 at Saitama Super Arena outside of Tokyo...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 2,514 reads 29 comments

  4. Jose Aldo Pulls out of UFC 176 Title Defense, Citing Injury

    The UFC got some bad news Wednesday when word came that Jose Aldo , the UFC featherweight champ and one of the two or three finest fighters in the world at any class, is once again relegated to the shelf after suffering another injury...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 24,612 reads 141 comments

  5. The Beaten Path: Justin Gaethje and Top MMA Prospects in Action July 4th Weekend

    On Independence Day weekend, MMA is like inexpensive grilling meat. The stuff is just everywhere. For the second consecutive weekend, two UFC events are going down...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 3,634 reads 2 comments

  6. Weidman vs. Machida: Complete Guide to UFC 175 Fight Card

    The UFC always ups its game for Independence Day weekend. This year is no exception. Despite what seems these days to be the inevitable angel's share—injuries, drug test failures ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 20,649 reads 67 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 44 Video Highlights of Cub Swanson's Defeat of Jeremy Stephens

    At UFC Fight Night 44, Cub Swanson made his case to be the next featherweight title challenger with a convincing unanimous decision win over Jeremy Stephens...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 5,000 reads 4 comments

  8. UFC Fight Nights 43 and 44 Results: The Real Winners and Losers

    Did you complete the two-step? It started at 2:30 a.m. Eastern Saturday morning and didn't end until the wee hours of Sunday morning. It spanned 7,200 miles, from the subtropical climes of Auckland, New Zealand, to the Riverwalk in San Antonio, Texas..

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 21,192 reads 25 comments

  9. UFC Signs Super Prospect Thomas De Almeida to Contract

    Thomas De Almeida , the top bantamweight prospect in MMA and one of the brightest up-and-comers in the entire sport, signed with the UFC on Tuesday, according to reports...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 10,251 reads 15 comments

  10. UFC Featherweight Tatsuya Kawajiri out Indefinitely with Detached Retina

    Tatsuya Kawajiri , a 36-year-old featherweight, Japanese MMA champion and veteran of several MMA promotions, is out indefinitely with a detached retina in his left eye, according to a report published Wednesday...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 355 reads 0 comments

  11. UFC Fight Nights 43 and 44: A Complete Guide to the Cards

    The demand was too great. The UFC, quite simply, had no choice. The fan outcry was too long, too loud. If the UFC didn't start staging two cards in one day every so often, the global consumer base was going to revolt, atrophy, die or worse...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 18,328 reads 25 comments

  12. Former Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker Named Bellator President

    Scott Coker is the new president of Bellator MMA , and that may not be the end of the changes inside the second-largest promotion in mixed martial arts...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 6,125 reads 25 comments

  13. Jason High Says 'I Was Out of Line' for Shoving Ref, 'Surprised' by UFC Release

    Popular fighter Jason High expressed remorse Monday for shoving a referee in the cage following a recent loss but said he was surprised by the UFC's decision to release him over the incident...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 5,162 reads 26 comments

  14. The 10 Most Nefarious Fighters in MMA History

    At the intersection of Creepy Roommate Street and Pure Evil Drive, you have nefarious. It's not a scenic intersection...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 18,960 reads 36 comments

  15. Dana White Shoots Down Ross Pearson vs. Diego Sanchez Rematch

    Never leave it in the hands of the judges, unless you can yank it back out again. UFC president Dana White is in the unusual position of having that luxury...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 19,701 reads 73 comments

  16. Nick Diaz Will Reportedly Fight Anderson Silva If the Money's Right

    Back up the Brinks truck. That, in a nutshell, is the Nick Diaz response to reports that Anderson Silva, the former UFC middleweight champion and greatest MMA fighter of all ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 20,379 reads 91 comments

  17. Cole Miller out, Diego Brandao in vs. Conor McGregor at UFC Fight Night Dublin

    At least Conor McGregor 's still there. He was probably the more important piece anyway. Nevertheless, the all-too-familiar injury bug has raised another irritating welt, forcing ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 14,496 reads 54 comments

  18. Post-Fight Bonuses for the UFC in the Month of May

    These "Performance of the Night" bonuses are not sitting well with me. Stipe Miocic did not get a "Performance of the Night" bonus. That 35-second flattening of Fabio Maldonado was a Knockout of the Night, at least in this guy's book...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 4,767 reads 6 comments

  19. Henderson vs. Khabilov: A Complete Guide to Full UFC Fight Night 42 Card

    Albuquerque, New Mexico, is suddenly a hot property. And that's because of more than just its high average daily temperatures, am I right? Yes, I'm very right...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 28,329 reads 26 comments

  20. UFC Fight Night 41 Results: What We Learned from Gegard Mousasi vs. Mark Munoz

    Gegard Mousasi has had an uneven UFC career. But that's certainly not because of any lacking skill set...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 20,664 reads 43 comments

  21. Another Gunnar Nelson Opponent Backs Out, Cummings Steps in for LaFlare

    Either no one wants to fight Gunnar Nelson, or he's the cage-fighting equivalent of a black cat in the road...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 6,604 reads 7 comments

  22. The 10 Worst Signature Walkout Songs in the UFC Right Now

    We knew this day would come. A couple of weeks ago, we recorded the 10 best signature walkout songs in the UFC today. Those were halcyon days. There was joy and there was fun. It was a season in the sun, for real...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 33,319 reads 150 comments

  23. UFC 173 Fight Video: Watch Daniel Cormier Dominate Dan Henderson

    It was branded as a tune-up fight for Daniel Cormier . Cormier tuned him up, all right. Even with news swirling about a title rematch between Jon Jones and Alexander ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 25,145 reads 27 comments

  24. UFC 173 Fight Video: Watch TJ Dillashaw Upend Renan Barao for Bantamweight Belt

    We have a new champion. Heavy underdog T.J. Dillashaw battered and upended Brazilian dynamo Renan Barao at UFC 173 Saturday night to capture the UFC bantamweight belt...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 33,478 reads 6 comments

  25. UFC 173: The Real Winners and Losers from Barao vs. Dillashaw

    In MMA circles, Renan Barao was like Kim Kardashian, only exactly the opposite. He was famous for not being famous. Exacerbating the polarity, Barao was also demonstrably, massively talented...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 66,946 reads 70 comments