1. UFC HW Champion Cain Velasquez Likely Out Until Late 2014 After Shoulder Surgery

    UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez could be out of action until late 2014 following surgery to repair a torn labrum in his left shoulder. MMA broadcaster Ariel Helwani passed along the news Wednesday on UFC Tonight...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 53,760 reads 77 comments

  2. The Beaten Path: Eryk Anders Moves from College Football Glory to MMA Grind

    There's a difference between a hand in the dirt and a hand in the air. Sure, there's some overlap between football and MMA on the ven diagram. Both involve strength and toughness and reaction times and so on...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 1,974 reads 0 comments

  3. UFC on Fox 9 Fight Card: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    UFC on Fox 9 goes down this Saturday from a place called the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, Calif. As it happens, California's capital city is also the capital of Team Alpha Male, Urijah Faber's epicenter for lighter-weight elites...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 9,222 reads 9 comments

  4. A Complete Guide to UFC on Fox 9

    UFC on Fox 9 slouches toward Sacramento to be born this Saturday. And at this point, the nationally televised lineup looks like it's been ridden hard and put away wet...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 17,366 reads 11 comments

  5. UFC Fight Night 33 Video: Highlights from Mark Hunt vs. Antonio Silva Epic

    Mark Hunt and Antonio Silva waged a pretty doggone memorable fight at UFC Fight Night 33 in Brisbane, Australia. For five rounds, the two heavyweight behemoths dished out their best, most powerful strikes...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 24,015 reads 12 comments

  6. UFC Fight Night 33 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Hunt vs. Silva

    Can you hear, I say, can you hear the thunder? I can. And when it loudly crashed across the face of UFC Fight Night 33 in Australia, do you know what I did? I ran, is what I did...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 17,894 reads 34 comments

  7. The Beaten Path: Prospect Georgi Karakhanyan Wants Blood in WSOF Title Tilt

    With the proper tools and a little bit of know-how, one could probably extract some serious poetry from Georgi Karakhanyan’s professional MMA debut. The name of the event? “BOOYAA...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 1,071 reads 3 comments

  8. The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale: Main Card Staff Predictions

    The 18th finale of The Ultimate Fighter reality show goes down on Saturday from a little events center in the Mandalay Bay facility in Las Vegas, Nevada...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 17,863 reads 30 comments

  9. Shane del Rosario Suffers Heart Attack, Currently in Critical Condition

    UFC heavyweight Shane del Rosario is in critical condition after suffering a heart attack Tuesday in his California home...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 13,205 reads 41 comments

  10. Rousimar Palhares, Banned from the UFC, Signs with World Series of Fighting

    Rousimar Palhares , the Brazilian jiu-jitsu expert who was permanently banned from the UFC for holding dangerous submissions after referee stoppages, has signed with the fledgling World Series of Fighting promotion...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 13,807 reads 29 comments

  11. MMA's 10 Biggest Turkeys of 2013

    I love Thanksgiving. Who in this modern workaday world of ours doesn't love Thanksgiving? There's the turkey and the football and the family members and the relaxing...it's a terrific grouping of pleasurable activities...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 44,267 reads 103 comments

  12. Lorenzo Fertitta: UFC Events Will Number "In the 40s" in 2014

    The UFC plans to hold more than 40 MMA events in 2014, fewer than the staggering 54 originally identified by UFC leaders but still enough to comfortably set a new UFC record for events held in a single year...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 8,738 reads 36 comments

  13. Report: Jon Jones Probably out Until Spring, Light Heavyweight Division in Flux

    UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones probably will not return to the cage until March or April 2014. That's according to a report Tuesday evening on the UFC Tonight program (h/t MMAFighting...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 21,478 reads 119 comments

  14. Tag Team MMA: 10 Fighter Tag Teams We'd Love to See in Action

    All right, enough. Enough about UFC 167. Enough with all this GSP he-said, she-said nonsense. It's time once again for some real news...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 23,756 reads 100 comments

  15. Updated Report: Georges St-Pierre's Former Manager Says She Is Not Suing Him

    The Georges St-Pierre rumor mill just keeps on turning. Allegations surfaced Monday that a multimillion-dollar lawsuit with ex-manager Shari Spencer—not previous reports ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 63,147 reads 91 comments

  16. Georges St-Pierre Trainer Firas Zahabi Would 'Love' to See St-Pierre Fight Again

    Georges St-Pierre's head trainer, Firas Zahabi , said Monday that he wanted to see his star pupil return to the cage, assuming the UFC welterweight champion could resolve the unspecified ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 4,844 reads 19 comments

  17. Georges St-Pierre Absorbed Record Damage vs. Johny Hendricks

    If Georges St-Pierre's face—or his post-fight comments—weren't proof enough, now there are data showing his UFC 167 bout with Johny Hendricks was the worst beating of the welterweight champion's professional career...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 16,007 reads 40 comments

  18. UFC 167 Video Highlights: Rashad Evans Dominates Chael Sonnen in Win

    At UFC 167, Rashad Evans knocked out friend and fellow light heavyweight Chael Sonnen in the first round. Then, he took a shower, went upstairs and broke down his own highlight for the TV cameras...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 25,809 reads 21 comments

  19. UFC 167 Video Highlights: Georges St-Pierre's Controversial Win over Hendricks

    Georges St-Pierre retained his welterweight title following a controversial split-decision win over Johny Hendricks at UFC 167. St-Pierre then added to the confusion by semi-retiring in the cage right after the announcement...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 59,735 reads 107 comments

  20. UFC 167 Results: Grades for Every Main Card Fighter

    As the hype built for UFC 167 in Las Vegas, talk also built that the event would serve as the far-side bookend for one of MMA 's most illustrious careers...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 55,801 reads 157 comments

  21. UFC 167: Brian Ebersole Talks Rick Story, Move to Lightweight, Fighter Pay

    When he learned he'd be fighting Rick Story at UFC 167, one of Brian Ebersole ’s first thoughts wasn’t so much Story himself as it was one of Story’s prior victims...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 4,321 reads 6 comments

  22. Georges St-Pierre: A Head at Full Peak, a Heart in Decline

    There was a stretch during the third round of the Nick Diaz fight when the champ let the challenger off the mat. After Diaz sprawled on a single-leg takedown, the champ drifted back and into a boxing stance...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 9,586 reads 43 comments

  23. UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones Says He Would "Kill" Richie Incognito

    Add UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones to the list of people who are not overly impressed with Richie Incognito, the Miami Dolphins player currently embroiled in a bullying scandal ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 138,432 reads 405 comments

  24. Ryan LaFlare Replaces Injured Kelvin Gastelum, Faces Court McGee at UFC on FOX 9

    Ryan LaFlare seems to be making a big impression. Barely a month after his last fight and eight months after his UFC debut, LaFlare will now face Court McGee at UFC on FOX 9, replacing the injured Kelvin Gastelum ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 4,001 reads 22 comments

  25. UFC 167 Fight Card: Which Fighters Are on the Hot Seat?

    UFC 167 is like the Cadillac of fight cards. Loaded from top to bottom. Almost luxuriously so. Actually, there's no "almost" about it. Moonroof . Power windows. Spare tire...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 15,218 reads 18 comments