1. One Top MMA Prospect Wins Debut, One Suffers Massive Upset Loss in Friday Action

    Mackenzie Dern 's fight on Friday could not have gone much better. Darrion Caldwell's could not have gone much worse. Even when the prospects are elite, as Dern and Caldwell both are, the issue is never certain in MMA ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 8,659 reads 0 comments

  2. UFC on Fox 20: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    UFC on Fox 20 goes down Saturday from the Windy City, also known as Chicago. Chicago is also known as The City of Broad Shoulders...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 54,492 reads 44 comments

  3. Strawweight Felice Herrig Posts Weight-Cutting Selfie Before UFC on Fox 20

    Weight-cutting is not a new concept in combat sports. But fight fans don't often get a behind-the-scenes look at the process—or the effects it can have on the body...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 18,173 reads 40 comments

  4. Dana White Speaks in Support of Donald Trump at Republican National Convention

    In a speech that might be best remembered for its sheer volume, UFC President Dana White gave a full-throated endorsement of freshly minted GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump on Tuesday at the Republican National Convention...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 37,177 reads 111 comments

  5. Ranking the Best Rivalries Between Countries at the 2016 Summer Olympics

    The final countdown is on. The Olympic trials have solidified rosters and provided a clearer picture of what and who we'll see when the 2016 Summer Games kick off Aug. 5 in Rio de Janeiro...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 19,153 reads 8 comments

  6. Michael Page: What Should the Future Hold for Bellator's British Sensation?

    MMA fans didn't need another reminder, but Michael "Venom" Page gave them one anyway. On Saturday, the 29-year-old Page advanced his pro record to 11-0 with a sensational flying-knee knockout of Evangelista "Cyborg" Santos at Bellator 158...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 27,976 reads 88 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 91 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from McDonald vs Lineker

    You didn't think the UFC was taking a break, did you? Oh, no. After a busy week that saw three events in three days, culminating with Saturday's hyped but star-crossed UFC 200, the Octagon was erected Wednesday in Sioux Falls, South Dakota...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 19,240 reads 33 comments

  8. US Women's Gymnastics 2016: Meet the Team Headed to Rio

    On Sunday evening in San Jose, California, we learned who would be representing the United States women's gymnastics team at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. If you're not familiar with the team yet, buckle up...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 1,875 reads 0 comments

  9. UFC 200 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Brock Lesnar to Miesha Tate

    It finally happened. The milestone of UFC 200 arrived. The big show. The big tamale. Think of everything that happened to get us here...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 201,759 reads 188 comments

  10. Jim Miller vs. Takanori Gomi: Results, Winner and Reaction from UFC 200

    Jim Miller made sure UFC 200 started with a bang. So did Takanori Gomi , in his own way. Gomi , the Japanese legend and former Pride lightweight kingpin, suffered his third ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 2,560 reads 1 comments

  11. The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale Results: The Real Winners and Losers

    The second leg of a UFC triathlon of MMA fighting excellence went down Friday night from the Fight Capital of the World, fabulous Las Vegas. Tonight, it was the finale of The Ultimate Fighter 's 23rd season...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 18,548 reads 26 comments

  12. The Beaten Path: Jake Matthews on Melbourne Crowds and His First Fight in US

    The thing about the heat in Las Vegas? It's a dry heat. The thing about July in Las Vegas? It's the summer time. Both are adjustments for Jake Matthews. So, just to be safe, he arrived two weeks ahead of time...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 510 reads 0 comments

  13. UFC Fight Night 90 Results: Real Winners and Losers from Dos Anjos vs. Alvarez

    UFC Fight Night 90 went down Thursday night in the long and lengthening shadow of UFC 200. But as many fans fixated on the ongoing drama around Jon Jones' potential doping violation ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 32,193 reads 18 comments

  14. 2016 US Olympic Track and Field Trials: What to Watch for on Day 8

    The seventh day of the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials goes down Friday from Eugene, Oregon. NBC Sports Network and NBC Sports Online will broadcast the day's events beginning at 6 p...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 2,041 reads 0 comments

  15. UFC Veteran Mike Pyle Isn't Ready to Go Fishing Just Yet. Wait, Yes He Is

    Gone fishin'. Somewhere on the list of retiree cliches, somewhere above tapioca but just below shuffleboard, lies fishing. At this point, Mike Pyle has probably heard them all...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 2,937 reads 1 comments

  16. At UFC Fight Night 90, Derrick Lewis Could Become Fans' New Favorite Heavyweight

    It's two days before UFC Fight Night 90, and Derrick Lewis is cutting weight and doing phone interviews in Las Vegas. A reporter asks him how he's doing. “Horrible," Lewis said...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 4,924 reads 5 comments

  17. UFC 200: The Definitive Timeline of the Jon Jones-Daniel Cormier Beef

    Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier really don't seem to like each other. That one thing you must remember, or nothing that follows will seem wondrous...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 5,177 reads 22 comments

  18. UFC Entices Carlos Condit to Return with Risky Match Versus Demian Maia

    Carlos Condit will return to the cage after all. After losing a thin decision to champion Robbie Lawler in January, the popular welterweight wondered aloud about his future in fighting...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 13,260 reads 91 comments

  19. Brock Lesnar Returns to UFC: The Defining Moments of His MMA Career to Date

    Brock Lesnar is a large man, in multiple ways. Granted, none of his other largenesses happen without his physical largeness, but even so, he looms over both pro wrestling and MMA as a bona fide superstar...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 12,030 reads 60 comments

  20. Complete Preview of the 2016 US Olympic Swimming Trials

    Swimming is one of the signature events of the Summer Olympic Games. Like its track and field counterparts, the underlying competition—swim the farthest the fastest—is pretty universal...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 3,644 reads 0 comments

  21. UFC Heavyweight Champ and Ohio Native Stipe Miocic Leads Cavs' Victory Parade

    The Cleveland Curse was recently broken. You know, by Stipe Miocic . Just weeks before LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers delivered the city its first major ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 15,339 reads 37 comments

  22. After Talk of a 2nd Job, Joanne Calderwood Gets UFC Bonus, New Contract

    Quit your day job. With talk of low MMA fighter pay growing louder, UFC strawweight Joanne Calderwood did a little of her own talking on Instagram ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 26,047 reads 34 comments

  23. UFC Fight Night 89 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Ottawa

    UFC Fight Night 89 went down Saturday night from the capital city of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario. In the main event of the evening, the stakes were high , as welterweights Rory MacDonald and Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson squared off...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 25,774 reads 62 comments

  24. Brian Stann Q&A: High Stakes in the Main Event and Beyond at UFC Ottawa

    On one side, a title shot hangs in the balance. On the other side, a win could mean a huge payoff in free agency...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 1,593 reads 3 comments

  25. The Beaten Path: Middleweight Prospect Phil Hawes Makes a Powerful Sales Pitch

    Aluminum siding salesmen, take note. This is how you close a deal. It takes guts to be an MMA fighter...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 9,973 reads 8 comments