Luke Thomas

Senior Editor

Luke Thomas covers mixed martial arts and combat sports for and SB Nation. Luke is the former Editor in Chief of Bloody Elbow, one of SB Nation's MMA blogs. He's also a host on SiriusXM Fight Club.


The Ultimate Fighter: Nations Finale predictions

Will Tim Kennedy be able to silence Michael Bisping en route to a dominating performance? Does Bisping have what it takes to do the same?

Dominick Cruz and the deliberate dance of footwork

In this installment of the Technique Talk series, we speak with former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz - a fighter who has patented to great effect one of the most unique styles of footwork - about the use of footwork in modern MMA.

Pacquiao avenges loss in rematch, beats Bradley

Eight-time world champion Manny Pacquiao avenged his first loss to Timothy Bradley on Saturday, besting the American by unanimous decision in their rematch and became again the WBO welterweight champion.

Pacquiao vs. Bradley live round-by-round updates

Follow Manny Pacquiao vs. Timothy Bradley 2 live round-by-round updates for their main event showdown Saturday night in Las Vegas.

Pacquiao vs. Bradley 2 Results

Follow Pacquiao vs. Bradley 2 results for the latest action on the Manny Pacquiao vs. Timothy Bradley 2 fight card Saturday night in Las Vegas.

UFC results: Nelson brutally KOs Nogueira

In the first round of their main event bout at UFC Fight Night 39, Roy Nelson scored a one-punch, walkoff knockout victory over Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira.

UFC results: Guida gets decision nod over Kawajiri

In a three-round, competitive affair, Clay Guida was able to secure a unanimous decision victory over Tatsuya Kawajiri in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 39.

UFC Fight Night 39 predictions

Will Big Nog prove he still has more gas in the tank or is Roy Nelson's KO power and chin too much to deal with?

Johnson vs. Bagautinov to headline UFC 174

Demetrious Johnson will headline his first pay-per-view as flyweight champion when he faces Ali Bagautinov at UFC 174 in June.

Chat wrap: Nate Diaz, fighter pay & UFC Abu Dhabi

Senior Editor Luke Thomas discussed on his weekly live chat Nate Diaz's comments on pay, the release of Jake Shields, Pacquiao vs. Bradley, GLORY 15, and a host of reader questions and comments.

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