1. UFC 190 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Rousey vs. Correia Fight Card

    No mistake about it. Ronda Rousey was the showcase. UFC 190 , which took place Saturday in Rio de Janeiro, was more than just a vehicle for the biggest star going in MMA . It was a test case...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 16 hours ago 349,456 reads 278 comments

  2. Bethe Correia's Mom Offers Her Own Fight Advice: Break Rousey's Jaw

    Apparently, Ronda Rousey isn't the only one with a fight fan for a mother. Bethe Correia , Rousey 's opponent in the main event of UFC 190 , said her mom, Tiana , recently ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 days ago 1,897 reads 1 comments

  3. WSOF 22: Reasons to Watch Palhares vs. Shields Fight Card

    If you're looking for star power, UFC 190 is the way to go. But if you want a solid fight card, top to bottom, what you really want this Saturday is World Series of Fighting 22. Maybe get the toggle button ready on your remote control...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 days ago 1,062 reads 4 comments

  4. The Beaten Path: Abubakar Nurmagomedov Follows Brother Khabib into Big-Time MMA

    OK, so they're not technically brothers. But who's counting, really. Plus, "people who have lived in the same house since they were young boys" doesn't have the same ring to it...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 days ago 5,770 reads 5 comments

  5. WSOF Executive Ali Abdel-Aziz: Thiago Silva Will Fight Again in WSOF

    Despite being denied a license to fight in Nevada this week, light heavyweight Thiago Silva will fight again in the World Series of Fighting promotion...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 days ago 5,300 reads 12 comments

  6. Khabib Nurmagomedov Now Eyeing December Return, Still Wants Anthony Pettis

    Khabib Nurmagomedov doesn't want to rush things. After all, that's why he's on the shelf now. Following his second ACL repair in as many years, the UFC's No...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 days ago 9,842 reads 54 comments

  7. Georges St-Pierre Supports UFC's Ban on IV Rehydration

    Georges St-Pierre may not be fighting these days, but he's certainly staying current with the sport. The former UFC welterweight champion regularly weighs in on the issues of the ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 days ago 8,503 reads 51 comments

  8. Rousey vs. Correia: A Complete Guide to Full UFC 190 Fight Card

    How big of a star, really, is Ronda Rousey? We'll find out this Saturday at UFC 190 in Rio de Janeiro, when she faces one of the biggest challenges of her career. Wait, wait. Did you think I meant Bethe Correia? Oh, reader...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 days ago 35,841 reads 113 comments

  9. UFC of Fox 16 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Dillashaw vs. Barao 2

    It's been a long and wacky road. Our road originated on Memorial Day weekend 2014. Renan Barao 's name was being bandied about as a candidate to top the old pound-for-pound list...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 days ago 29,652 reads 74 comments

  10. Bellator Champ Patricio 'Pitbull' Freire Gets Surgery, Aims for November Return

    Patricio "Pitbull" Freire , the Bellator featherweight champion and one of the best 145-pound fighters anywhere in MMA at the moment, underwent surgery Thursday to repair a deviated septum...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 days ago 2,586 reads 7 comments

  11. The 5 Defining Moments of Takanori Gomi's Career

    If you don't give it up for The Fireball Kid, everyone will know you're not a real MMA fan. I'm exaggerating a little bit, for comedic effect...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 days ago 3,213 reads 17 comments

  12. Tom Lawlor and the 5 Great Walkout Artists in the UFC Right Now

    The UFC is not exactly a hotbed of walkout artistry. For the most part, UFC brass seem to prefer a more "businesslike" approach to the cage...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 days ago 19,351 reads 44 comments

  13. Jessamyn Duke Back in Action This Weekend After Street Altercation

    Women's bantamweight Jessamyn Duke returns to the UFC Saturday after a yearlong absence from cage fighting. She probably wishes her absence from street fighting was equally as long...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 days ago 9,545 reads 47 comments

  14. HBO 'Real Sports' Report Blows the Lid off MMA's Domestic Violence Problem

    A lot of MMA fighters beat women. That's a matter of public record. Some of them, despite very serious and repeated accusations, still draw paychecks from top promotions. This angers and saddens plenty of fans and observers, as well it should..

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 days ago 25,206 reads 1 comments

  15. MMA's Biggest Storylines Heading into Second Half of 2015

    Whew. The first six months of 2015 brought upheaval to MMA on several fronts. Ronda Rousey continues to permeate the mainstream sports consciousness in unprecedented ways...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 13 days ago 26,710 reads 59 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 72: Main Card Staff Predictions

    This Saturday marks a first for the UFC. Fans may be forgiven for not realizing it at a glance, as UFC Fight Night 72 will be the fourth UFC show to air in a calendar week...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 17 days ago 18,749 reads 75 comments

  17. UFC Fight Night 71 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Mir vs. Duffee Card

    We had a long wait between UFC events. Three days, to be exact. After what was, by any measure, a truly monumental event in UFC 189 on Saturday, as well as a pretty decent layer ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 18 days ago 27,804 reads 124 comments

  18. Fedor Emelianenko Resumes Training: 5 Fights for the Last Emperor's Return

    Fedor Emelianenko is back. Back in training, anyway. I don't want to get too hot and bothered about this, but it does appear that Emelianenko has a desire to return to active MMA competition...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 19 days ago 27,565 reads 43 comments

  19. UFC Fight Nights 71 and 72: 6 Reasons to Watch Wednesday and Saturday Cards

    Oh, did you think you were going to get a break? Not a chance. Strap it back in, MMA fans. Another week, another two events from the UFC. This week is particularly strange...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 19 days ago 5,211 reads 7 comments

  20. UFC 189 Data Dump: Key Statistics from McGregor vs. Mendes Fight Card Results

    Whew. That was pretty crazy. I feel like everyone says this after every big UFC card, but 24 hours later I'm still perfectly comfortable describing UFC 189 as a true classic. After a fairly slow preliminary slate, things kicked into high gear...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 21 days ago 7,221 reads 6 comments

  21. UFC 189 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from McGregor vs. Mendes Fight Card

    Maybe you've heard a little something about this Conor McGregor. Since he broke into the UFC two years ago, the Irishman's fights have quickly become appointment television...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 22 days ago 212,082 reads 269 comments

  22. McGregor vs. Mendes: A Complete Guide to Full UFC 189 Fight Card

    Is it possible for UFC fight cards to have a playoff atmosphere? I mean, no. There's no playoffs, so no. But if by "playoff atmosphere" what you really mean is that a certain sporting event has a special, next-level kind of feel to it, then yes...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 26 days ago 30,619 reads 98 comments

  23. Rory MacDonald and the Most Unintentionally Funny Fighters in MMA History

    There's a ton of room for unintentional comedy in MMA . One might even argue that identifying this comedy and harnessing it to help you perform daily tasks, like weeding your garden ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 26 days ago 30,856 reads 40 comments

  24. UFC Strawweight Champ Joanna Jedrzejczyk Gets Thumb Surgery, Expects 2015 Return

    Joanna Jedrzejczyk , the UFC women's strawweight champion and maybe the most exciting fighter to break onto the big stage this year, underwent thumb surgery Friday...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 9,699 reads 17 comments

  25. UFC Returns to Ireland in October, and Conor McGregor Wants In

    UFC officials on Wednesday announced their intention to hold another card in Dublin, Ireland. And guess what? Conor McGregor is hoping to be the headliner...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 6,415 reads 42 comments