1. 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 1 month ago 31,324 reads 6 comments

  2. 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 1 month ago 66,674 reads 70 comments

  3. 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 1 month ago 19,028 reads 32 comments

  4. 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 1 month ago 53,835 reads 26 comments

  5. 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 1 month ago 78,074 reads 43 comments

  6. 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 1 month ago 53,437 reads 133 comments

  7. 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 1 month ago 1,888 reads 3 comments

  8. 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 1 month ago 108,883 reads 140 comments

  9. 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 2 months ago 12,703 reads 5 comments

  10. 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 2 months ago 24,220 reads 48 comments

  11. 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 2 months ago 20,000 reads 77 comments

  12. 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 2 months ago 18,692 reads 17 comments

  13. 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 2 months ago 162,365 reads 131 comments

  14. 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 3 months ago 142,440 reads 117 comments

  15. 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 3 months ago 883 reads 1 comments

  16. 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 3 months ago 24,244 reads 235 comments

  17. 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 3 months ago 2,016 reads 2 comments

  18. 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 3 months ago 2,022 reads 8 comments

  19. 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 3 months ago 26,366 reads 26 comments

  20. Jon Jones Says He Has 'No Interest' in Fighting Cain Velasquez Right Now

    It's not so lonely at the top anymore for Jon Jones . Though he's still the UFC light heavyweight champion and the consensus best fighter in the world today, the 205-pound division has recently become thick with challengers and rivalries for Jones...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 29,079 reads 186 comments

  21. Jon Jones, Phil Davis Verbal Feud Upstages Jones vs. Glover Teixeira at UFC 172

    Jon Jones might be comfortable wherever the fight goes, but the narrative is another story. Jones, the UFC light heavyweight champion and consensus top active fighter in the ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 19,670 reads 65 comments

  22. UFC on Fox 11: Brad Tavares Stays on Quest for Top 10 Opponent

    Brad Tavares appears to be the less-buzzy fighter going into his latest fight. That’s despite being favored and more accomplished. But so goes the Brad Tavares story...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 1,824 reads 3 comments

  23. TUF Finale Fight Video: Watch Highlights from Tim Kennedy vs. Michael Bisping

    It wasn't pretty, but that won't show up on Tim Kennedy's record sheet. The decorated U.S. Army Ranger moved to 3-0 as a UFC fighter Wednesday night when he outworked a rusty Michael ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 7,396 reads 1 comments

  24. UFC on Fox 11: Liz Carmouche Talks Secret Addiction, Miesha Tate Playing Possum

    Sometimes a problem becomes serious enough that a person’s loved ones feel compelled to intervene. Liz Carmouche has been there. “I would go in,” Carmouche said, “but they would force me not to do it...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 7,689 reads 18 comments

  25. TUF Nations Finale Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Bisping vs. Kennedy

    UFC fans got some extra hump-day love Wednesday with the finale of The Ultimate Fighter Nations: Canada vs. Australia , which mostly aired for free on Fox Sports 1...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 23,231 reads 46 comments