1. Bellator 114: Recap and Full Results from Shlemenko vs. Ward

    Alexander Shlemenko won his 50th pro MMA bout Friday night with a sudden second-round submission defeat of Brennan Ward to retain his Bellator middleweight title. A hotly contested first round saw the two men exchange several powerful strikes...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 9,688 reads 11 comments

  2. After Fighter Death and Horrendous Stoppage, EFC Africa Should Reexamine Itself

    In the replays, you can see the black armbands. If only those things were acknowledging a dead promotion, instead of a dead fighter. On Thursday, EFC Africa chose to honor Booto Guylain by having its fighters wear those armbands...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 18,634 reads 28 comments

  3. The Beaten Path: Prospect Ozzy Dugulubgov and the MMA Hotbed of North Caucasus

    It’s the North Caucasian Invasion. Easy enough to label it something else. You know, slap it with the Russian Revolution moniker, then tie it up in a neat collection of ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 1,516 reads 0 comments

  4. Sweet 16 2014: Underrated Players to Watch in Regional Semifinals

    Remember the push brooms. Over the past four days, these humble cleaning tools and the brave men and women who operate them worked around the clock in office break rooms, sports taverns and college dorm corridors around this nation...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 9,649 reads 24 comments

  5. March Madness 2014 Bracket: 10 Fun Ways to Make Winning Picks

    Every college basketball fan understands the cliche, because every college basketball fan has been there. You watch games throughout the season, ramping up when the winter weather starts to break...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 13,882 reads 10 comments

  6. Shogun vs. Henderson 2: A Complete Guide to UFC Fight Night 38

    The first time Dan Henderson and Mauricio "Shogun" Rua met, it was a true, instant, all-time classic. That was 2011. Ever since, people have been excited for a rematch of the close, back-and-forth contest...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 43,051 reads 51 comments

  7. Top Seeds with the Toughest Road to the 2014 Final Four

    A poker player is only as good as the cards on the table. It's much the same for the nation's top college basketball teams around this time of the year. That's especially true in 2014, when so many observers see plenty of parity in the field...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 9,138 reads 18 comments

  8. Carlos Condit vs. Tyron Woodley Video: Highlights from Woodley's Injury TKO Win

    A win is a win. Tyron Woodley's TKO victory Saturday night was caused in part by a strange injury to Carlos Condit, but it was a win nonetheless and will surely move Woodley farther up the UFC welterweight rankings...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 17,523 reads 8 comments

  9. Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler Fight Video: Highlights from 5-Round Title War

    Johny Hendricks outlasted Robbie Lawler over five rounds Saturday night to win a unanimous decision and the welterweight title at UFC 171 in Dallas...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 35,322 reads 5 comments

  10. UFC 171 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Hendricks vs. Lawler

    Saturday night, for the first time in six years, a fighter not named Georges St-Pierre donned the UFC welterweight title belt...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 99,808 reads 170 comments

  11. Overrated Teams You Should Be Wary of Picking in Your March Madness Pool

    It is entirely possible that nothing else in the sports world makes a person look as smart—or as dumb—as taking a big flier in the NCAA basketball tournament. Is there a lot of guesswork involved in that endeavor? Yes, there certainly is...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 82,728 reads 130 comments

  12. The Beaten Path: For Prospect Alex White, Gasoline, Burgers Led to Success

    One part McDonald’s. One part gasoline. Put down the anarchist manifesto. This isn’t the recipe for some kind of low-grade chemical weapon but rather for an undefeated ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 4,578 reads 7 comments

  13. Hendricks vs. Lawler: A Complete Guide to Full UFC 171 Fight Card

    The UFC is doing its best to pretend it doesn't remember that Georges St-Pierre ever existed. Luckily, it has two pretty hot commodities helping it rebound from the heartache...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 months ago 29,218 reads 70 comments

  14. WSOF President Ray Sefo, 43, Wants to Return to Kickboxing

    Ray Sefo has that itch again. The 43-year-old former kickboxing champion, ex- MMA fighter and current president of the World Series of Fighting MMA promotion said in an interview ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 8,831 reads 8 comments

  15. Ranking the 10 Most Physical Players in College Basketball

    In college basketball, often it's the guards who get all the gaudy stats, cheers and column inches. But the flashy guys can't shine without the ones who do the dirty work...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 1,534 reads 4 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 37 Video Highlights: Watch Alexander Gustafsson TKO Jimi Manuwa

    Alexander Gustafsson re-established himself as second best in the UFC light heavyweight division Saturday with a second-round TKO of Jimi Manuwa ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 49,036 reads 52 comments

  17. Bubble Teams No One Wants to Play in the 2014 NCAA Basketball Tournament

    We are nipping and tucking for real now in the final portion of college basketball's regular season. The conference tournaments will help sort the wheat from the chaff before the ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 15,740 reads 21 comments

  18. Pro MMA Fighter Booto Guylain Dies After Bout in South Africa

    Professional MMA fighter Booto Guylain passed away Wednesday after suffering a severe head injury in a Feb. 27 bout in Johannesburg, South Africa. He was 29...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 973,593 reads 229 comments

  19. Junior Dos Santos Will Face Stipe Miocic in UFC 173 Co-Main Event

    Junior Dos Santos , the former UFC heavyweight champion, will face the streaking Stipe Miocic at UFC 173 this Memorial Day weekend...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 30,802 reads 145 comments

  20. Gustafsson vs. Manuwa: A Complete Guide to Full UFC Fight Night 37 Card

    When the spotlight last hovered over Alexander Gustafsson, he had just given MMA 's pound-for-pound kingpin the fight of his professional career. That was in September...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 16,352 reads 29 comments

  21. 2014 NCAA Tournament: Mid-Major Conferences Most Likely to Grab at-Large Bids

    For every extra Cinderella that enters the field of 68, a power conference bubble team loses its wings. Bubble watching becomes a pastime in and of itself this time of year...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 1,691 reads 1 comments

  22. Vitor Belfort: 'I Never Gave Up Fighting in UFC 173'

    Vitor Belfort has asserted that he did not voluntarily relinquish his middleweight title shot at UFC 173 and will face the winner of the new title bout between Chris Weidman and Lyoto Machida...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 31,060 reads 158 comments

  23. The Ultimate Fighter China Finale: Main Card Staff Predictions

    As you may know, in recent months, the UFC's signature reality television show The Ultimate Fighter was expanded into China...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 10,186 reads 9 comments

  24. NCAA Tournament 2014: 10 Point Guards Who Can Lead Teams Far in March Madness

    Come March, the point guard is the most important position in college basketball. Take a look at the last four national champs. In 2013, Louisville had Peyton Siva. In 2012, Kentucky had Marquis Teague ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 2,908 reads 2 comments

  25. UFC Adds 10 New Fights to Abu Dhabi Fight Night Card

    The UFC now has a full card for Fight Night 39, which is scheduled to go down in April from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The new additions range from brand-name veterans to promotional newcomers...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 13,701 reads 28 comments