Lukethomas

Luke Thomas

Senior Editor

Luke Thomas covers mixed martial arts and combat sports for MMAFighting.com 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.

MOST RECENT POSTS

Rockhold wants jiu-jitsu match with Cornelius

UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold has his hands full with Tim Boestch at UFC 172 on Saturday, but says he wants to prove his 'American jiu-jitsu' is better than rising phenom Keenan Cornerlius' and is open to a no gi Metamoris match to prove it.

Jim Miller out to satisfy himself, win or lose

For Jim Miller, he's not out for bonuses or to fight recklessly in the name of visibility. He simply wants to win and compete in a way that makes him happy. That's true, he says, even when he loses.

UFC 172 predictions

Will Jon Jones be able to retain his title or is Glover Teixeira finally the guy to take his belt from him?

Signal to Noise: UFC on FOX 11's best and worst

There's very little to complain about UFC on FOX 11, for those who tuned in. But as the ratings demonstrate, not many casual fans did. What does that say about the state of the sport in the U.S.?

Chat Wrap: UFC 172 preview, UFC on FOX 11 recap

Luke Thomas discussed Jon Jones vs. Glover Teixeira, UFC 172, UFC on FOX 11, Bellator 118 and a host of reader questions and comments in his weekly MMA Fighting live chat.

UFC on FOX 11 pulls series low 1.9 million viewers

The card was well received and a success at the gate, but UFC on FOX 11 earned only 1.98 million viewers in overnight ratings, marking the lowest number of the series.

Cerrone claims $50,000 bonus for submission win

Four UFC fighters claimed $50,000 in post-fight bonuses including UFC lightweight Donald Cerrone for his first-round stoppage of Edson Barboza at UFC on FOX 11 on Saturday night.

UFC on FOX 11 live blog: Werdum vs. Browne

Keep up with the Fabricio Werdum vs. Travis Browne fight live at UFC on FOX 11 on Saturday night.

UFC on FOX 11 live blog: Tate vs. Liz Carmouche

Keep up with the Miesha Tate vs. Liz Carmouche fight live at UFC on FOX 11 on Saturday night.

UFC on FOX 11 live blog: Cerrone vs. Barboza

Keep up with the Donald Cerrone vs. Edson Barboza fight live at UFC on FOX 11 on Saturday night.

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