1. Super Prospect Darrion Caldwell, Melvin Guillard Top Bellator 159 Card

    Darrion Caldwell, a national college wrestling champion and one of the brightest up-and-coming bantamweights in MMA , will vie for a title shot this summer when he faces Joe Taimanglo in the main event of Bellator 159...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 3,684 reads 4 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 88 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Las Vegas

    UFC Fight Night 88 flew under the radar a bit. With the Sunday card wedged between higher-wattage pay-per-view cards and stashed in the guts of a holiday weekend, it's understandable that fans might overlook this event...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 44,855 reads 67 comments

  3. Video: UFC Featherweight Dennis Bermudez Sets New Guinness World Record

    Dennis Bermudez is a man of many parts. One part is his fighting ability as an accomplished veteran in the UFC's featherweight division. He's currently ranked No. 8 among 145-pounders in the official UFC rankings ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 66,402 reads 33 comments

  4. Nate Diaz Honored by California State Government for Beating Conor McGregor

    Nate Diaz is, indeed, a credit to the community. The 209 is moving up in the world. At least if Diaz —arguably the area code's most famous current resident—has anything to say about it...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 15,436 reads 49 comments

  5. A Conflict of Interests: MMA Promotion Execs Scrutinized for Managing Fighters

    What if Scott Boras owned a Major League Baseball franchise? What if Drew Rosenhaus or Tom Condon was commissioner of the NFL? There's a reason sports agents aren't allowed ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 40,822 reads 26 comments

  6. Video: Rousimar Palhares, Mayhem Miller Both Lose by Stoppage at Minor MMA Event

    Rousimar Palhares, the notorious submission grappler banned by both the UFC and World Series of Fighting, lost by first-round knockout Saturday at Venator FC 3, a small MMA promotion based in Italy...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 61,051 reads 22 comments

  7. Would New Free Agent Will Brooks Be a Good Addition to UFC Lightweight Roster?

    Will Brooks has been released by Bellator . But this isn't just any release. Brooks was Bellator 's reigning lightweight champion. The 29-year-old hasn't lost in more than three years...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 9,026 reads 16 comments

  8. UFC 198 Fight Card: The 5 Greatest Heavyweights in UFC History

    This Saturday, UFC 198 goes down from Curitiba, Brazil. At the top of the card, Fabricio Werdum defends his UFC heavyweight title against Stipe Miocic ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 18,328 reads 54 comments

  9. Smiles Make Fights: Is Phil Davis' Newfound Joy Enough to Get Him to the Top?

    Put aside the talk of wrestling. Yes, Phil Davis thinks his is the best. Forget about King Mo ' s punching power. Spoiler alert: Davis isn’t worried about it...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 2,988 reads 9 comments

  10. UFC Fight Night 87 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Rotterdam

    If you like the big boys, UFC Fight Night 87 was for you. The main and co-main events of the card, which took place in Rotterdam, Netherlands, and aired Sunday afternoon in the United States, featured heavyweight fighters...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 26,226 reads 42 comments

  11. The Beaten Path: Prospect Albert 'Einstein' Tumenov Is a Human Calculator

    You can almost hear the turning gears in Albert Tumenov's brain. And there are still two more days until he fights...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 4,500 reads 9 comments

  12. Cris Cyborg Trolls Ronda Rousey over Recent Beach Workout

    Is Cris Cyborg a master troll, or did Ronda Rousey bring this on herself? Reasonable people can debate, but there can be no disagreement on one key point: Cyborg just got off a sick burn...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 195,062 reads 164 comments

  13. The Beaten Path: 4 Top MMA Prospects to Watch in May

    The world of MMA prospects is really opening up. Hardcore fans know the usual suspects — those smaller shows that incubate up-and-comers for the big time...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 9,893 reads 10 comments

  14. Bellator's Jordan Parsons Reportedly Has Full Leg Amputated After Hit-and-Run

    Jordan Parsons, 25, a fighter competing in Bellator MMA 's featherweight division, has lost his entire right leg after a hit-and-run early Sunday morning in Florida...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 13,886 reads 21 comments

  15. Lance Palmer Discusses Why He Lost His Title, and Isn't Leaving Team Alpha Male

    Things are a lot sunnier now in Lance Palmer Land than they were four months ago. December 18 wasn’t exactly a banner day for The Party...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 10,315 reads 2 comments

  16. 10 UFC Fighters Who Have Fallen on Hard Times

    Into every life, a little rain must fall. And sometimes the roof is a little leakier in MMA . Like a major league pitcher with a million dollar fastball, when a fighter's skills go, they go ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 36,015 reads 34 comments

  17. MMA and Boxing Greats Call for Answers on Fighter Brain Health Questions

    WASHINGTON — As it stands, no one can diagnose CTE in a person while that person is still alive. A group of doctors, lawmakers and fighters are working hard to change that, ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 7,692 reads 22 comments

  18. Paddy Holohan Was a Good Fighter and an Even Better Representative for His Team

    The MMA community received a bit of sad news on Monday when 27-year-old UFC flyweight Paddy Holohan announced his retirement...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 3,797 reads 19 comments

  19. UFC 197 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Jones vs. Saint Preux

    No need to dance around the elephant in the room here. UFC 197 is the event that saw Jon Jones return to the MMA cage...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 67,011 reads 97 comments

  20. Watch: Ranking Jon Jones' Most Brutal UFC Finishes

    As if you needed any help getting excited for the return of Jon Jones. The former light heavyweight champion and pound-for-pound kingpin begins the in-cage portion of his redemption ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 14,402 reads 25 comments

  21. Jon Jones' Problems Are Behind Him, at Least According to Jon Jones

    Jon Jones returns to action Saturday after more than a year away from the sport he has dominated since before he was of drinking age...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 5,469 reads 12 comments

  22. Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Eddie Alvarez Set for July Title Fight on UFC Fight Pass

    Rafael Dos Anjos will defend his UFC lightweight title July 7 when he faces Eddie Alvarez on UFC Fight Pass. There is a lot of interesting information packed into that sentence...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 19,566 reads 76 comments

  23. For UFC on Fox 19, the Real Intrigue Is on Fight Pass

    It didn't exactly sweeten the UFC on Fox 19 pot when officials scrapped the co-main event on Wednesday. But it didn't sour the best part of the card, either. Please allow me to explain...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 5,497 reads 8 comments

  24. UFC on Fox 19: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    You have to feel for these people. No, not the fighters who found themselves out of competition at UFC on Fox 19 because of injuries or performance-enhancing drugs or what have you...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 13,481 reads 30 comments

  25. Dan Henderson Ignores Own Past in Criticizing Lyoto Machida's PED Admission

    This Saturday's UFC on Fox 19 card suffered a late blow on Wednesday when Lyoto Machida declared the use of a banned substance, resulting in the cancellation of his co-main event bout with Dan Henderson...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 16,597 reads 77 comments