1. 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 6 months ago 6,119 reads 25 comments

  2. 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 6 months ago 5,156 reads 26 comments

  3. 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 6 months ago 18,942 reads 36 comments

  4. 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 6 months ago 19,684 reads 73 comments

  5. 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 7 months ago 20,373 reads 91 comments

  6. 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 7 months ago 14,477 reads 54 comments

  7. 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 7 months ago 4,765 reads 6 comments

  8. 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 7 months ago 28,321 reads 26 comments

  9. 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 7 months ago 20,654 reads 43 comments

  10. 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 7 months ago 6,599 reads 7 comments

  11. 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 7 months ago 33,236 reads 150 comments

  12. 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 7 months ago 25,107 reads 27 comments

  13. 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 7 months ago 33,419 reads 6 comments

  14. 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 7 months ago 66,931 reads 70 comments

  15. 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 7 months ago 19,311 reads 32 comments

  16. 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 7 months ago 54,073 reads 26 comments

  17. 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 7 months ago 78,692 reads 43 comments

  18. 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 7 months ago 54,143 reads 133 comments

  19. 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 7 months ago 2,015 reads 3 comments

  20. 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 7 months ago 130,498 reads 140 comments

  21. 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 7 months ago 13,004 reads 5 comments

  22. 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 7 months ago 24,354 reads 48 comments

  23. 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 7 months ago 5,970 reads 76 comments

  24. 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 8 months ago 18,851 reads 17 comments

  25. 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 8 months ago 173,640 reads 131 comments