1. 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 9 months ago 4,767 reads 6 comments

  2. 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 9 months ago 28,335 reads 26 comments

  3. 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 9 months ago 20,668 reads 43 comments

  4. 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 9 months ago 6,604 reads 7 comments

  5. 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 9 months ago 33,435 reads 150 comments

  6. 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 9 months ago 25,152 reads 27 comments

  7. 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 9 months ago 33,529 reads 6 comments

  8. 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 9 months ago 66,964 reads 70 comments

  9. UFC 173: Main Card Staff Predictions for Barao vs. Dillashaw

    A prodigious talent toiling in anonymity lacks the same cachet in UFC circles that it has in, say, folk music circles...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 19,343 reads 32 comments

  10. Barao vs. Dillashaw: A Complete Guide to Full UFC 173 Card

    UFC 173 goes down Saturday from fabulous Las Vegas, Nevada. In the main event, Renan Barao—one of the best fighters and maybe the least-known champion on the UFC roster—defends his bantamweight title against a worthy challenger in T...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 54,080 reads 26 comments

  11. Bellator 120 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Jackson vs. Lawal

    You'd be forgiven for forgetting, but Bellator actually had some fights on Saturday night. Bellator 120 was the first pay-per-view event in the promotion's history, but the whole ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 78,744 reads 43 comments

  12. Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua Robbed at Gunpoint in Brazil

    Mauricio "Shogun" Rua, a popular UFC light heavyweight and a former champion in both the UFC and the defunct Pride promotion, was reportedly robbed at gunpoint by a group of men in his native Brazil...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 54,175 reads 133 comments

  13. Bellator 120: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    This is probably not the way Bellator drew it up. I know, I know. Climb in off that limb! It will never hold your weight! Seriously, though, this isn't going well...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 2,019 reads 3 comments

  14. The 10 Best Signature Walkout Songs in the UFC Right Now

    In a "Face the Pain" world, we search for an oasis. But who can we rely on? Who can we trust? We can trust these 10 individuals, is who. These are the 10 best signature entrance songs among active UFC fighters...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 140,243 reads 140 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 40 Video: Highlights from Matt Brown's Showdown with Erick Silva

    Matt Brown stormed back from an early body shot to defeat Erick Silva by TKO in a Fight of the Year candidate at UFC Fight Night 40...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 13,015 reads 5 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 40 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Brown vs. Silva

    There were no title fights on the UFC Fight Night 40 card, which went down Saturday night from Cincinnati. No top-contender bouts, either, for that matter...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 24,371 reads 48 comments

  17. MMA Draft 2014: Picking the Top 32 Franchise Fighters in the Sport Today

    Don't be angry at the NFL. They saw a good idea and took it. It's OK that you're confused. Very few people today remember that mixed martial arts held the very first draft...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 6,059 reads 76 comments

  18. Brown vs. Silva: A Complete Guide to Full UFC Fight Night 40 Card

    There was a day when Matt Brown was considered a respected but limited journeyman. That's not the case today. There was a day when Erick Silva was considered an MMA phenom, a total package of a welterweight who could possibly contend for the belt...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 18,865 reads 17 comments

  19. The Beaten Path: Aaron Pico Is the Future King of Fighting

    Over the past half-century or so, no shorthand symbol for The Youth of Today is better understood than one Bart Simpson...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 174,974 reads 131 comments

  20. UFC 172 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Jones vs. Teixeira

    BALTIMORE — When the best fighter in the world comes calling, you know what you do? You accept the charges. It doesn't matter whether you remember what a collect call is. Doesn't matter...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 144,139 reads 117 comments

  21. UFC 172: 3 Rising Stars to Watch for on the Fight Card

    In a UFC context, the wattage doesn't get much higher than Jon Jones. So it doesn't get much hotter than a Jon Jones fight, and that's what happens Saturday at UFC 172 when he defends his light heavyweight title against Glover Teixeira...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 1,145 reads 1 comments

  22. Dana White Tirade: Justino Looks Like 'Wanderlei Silva in a Dress and Heels'

    UFC President Dana White took to the warpath Thursday with a protracted verbal tirade against elite female fighter Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino and recent critics of one of the UFC's ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 24,912 reads 235 comments

  23. Tim Elliott Embraces the Awkward, Credits Dominick Cruz, Joe Rogan for Style

    BALTIMORE -- You don't hear most fighters admit to listening to the media. Evidently Tim Elliott doesn't mind taking the road less traveled in that regard...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 2,348 reads 2 comments

  24. Luke Rockhold Is the Karma Police of the UFC Middleweight Division

    BALTIMORE -- Luke Rockhold won’t go as far as to say he has a long-term plan for himself and his fight career. But there is a “but” coming. “I have a rough draft,” he said...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 2,154 reads 8 comments

  25. Jones vs. Teixeira: Complete Guide to Full UFC 172 Fight Card

    The City That Reads? More like The City That Bleeds. Perhaps you saw what was done there, as far as humor. Perhaps not. Either way, Baltimore will host the UFC for the first time Saturday when the parade comes to Charm City for UFC 172 ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 26,478 reads 26 comments