1. Lawler vs. Brown: A Complete Guide to UFC on Fox 12

    Have you ever heard the phrase "give the people what they want"? That should be the name of this event. UFC on Fox: Giving the People What They Want. When Matt Brown last fought, a star was born...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 28,990 reads 102 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 45 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Cerrone vs. Miller

    On the quietest night of the sports calendar, the UFC made some noise. In the middle of baseball's All-Star break and with NFL training camps still several days away, it was the deadest of dead spots for sports fans...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 11,465 reads 68 comments

  3. McGregor vs. Brandao: A Complete Guide to UFC Fight Night 46

    Hoist up the Irish tricolour and put on your day-drinking pants. Here comes UFC Fight Night 46, straight out of fightin ' Dublin, Ireland...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 3,416 reads 9 comments

  4. Cerrone vs. Miller: A Complete Guide to Full UFC Fight Night 45 Card

    You know you're getting at least one exciting fight out of this deal. That's what MMA fans are thinking, and that's what the UFC brass knows they're thinking...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 28,848 reads 39 comments

  5. After Neo-Nazi Fighter Flap, WSOF Misses the Point of the Press

    Shooting the messenger is a time-honored practice, especially in MMA . But this is a new one. Earlier this week, the World Series of Fighting promotion stepped jauntily out of its network-television debut and straight into an ill-kempt dog park...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 6,648 reads 39 comments

  6. UFC 175 Video: Ronda Rousey's Post-Fight Interview After Defeating Alexis Davis

    Ronda Rousey is the best there is, and that's all there is to it. Maybe there's a worthy challenger out there, but that's a definite "maybe" after Rousey demolished Alexis Davis in only 16 seconds in UFC 175 's co-main event...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 50,237 reads 54 comments

  7. 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 1 month ago 181,605 reads 489 comments

  8. 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 1 month ago 25,526 reads 57 comments

  9. 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 1 month ago 2,162 reads 29 comments

  10. 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 1 month ago 24,356 reads 141 comments

  11. 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 1 month ago 3,542 reads 2 comments

  12. 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 1 month ago 20,509 reads 67 comments

  13. 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 1 month ago 4,831 reads 4 comments

  14. 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 1 month ago 21,095 reads 25 comments

  15. 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 1 month ago 9,754 reads 15 comments

  16. 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 1 month ago 256 reads 0 comments

  17. 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 2 months ago 18,259 reads 25 comments

  18. 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 2 months ago 5,962 reads 25 comments

  19. 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 2 months ago 5,106 reads 26 comments

  20. 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 2 months ago 18,738 reads 36 comments

  21. 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 2 months ago 19,339 reads 73 comments

  22. 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 3 months ago 20,237 reads 91 comments

  23. 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 3 months ago 14,198 reads 54 comments

  24. 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 3 months ago 4,733 reads 6 comments

  25. 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 3 months ago 28,222 reads 26 comments