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

Jon Jones deletes Tweet mocking Ryan Bader vs. Ovince St. Preux fight

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UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones tweeted something dismissive of the main event at UFC Fight Night 47 between Ryan Bader and Ovince St. Preux before deleting it a short time afterward.

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Dana White UFN 47 post-fight media scrum

UFC President Dana White spoke to the media after UFC Fight Night 47 about a host of hot topics in his organization and the sport.

What if UFC had the toughest PED tests in sports?

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Enhanced testing in Nevada has shown the problem of PED use in MMA to be worse than originally thought. What would happen if the UFC decided to implement the known strictest standards and practices...

UFC Fight Night 47 predictions

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Will Ryan Bader continue his winning streak with his patented wrestling and top control or is Ovince St. Preux's unpredictable offense too much for the wrestler to handle?

Lawal faces Sursa as DeBlass out with injury

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At Bellator 123, 'King' Mo Lawal will now face Marcus Sursa as original opponent Tom DeBlass has withdrawn due to injury.

Grant thought about retiring from concussion woes

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After losing out on two title shots and unending concussion-related illnesses, UFC lightweight T.J. Grant admits he thought about walking away from the sport he loves.

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Chat Wrap: Jones-DC, Metamoris 4, Carano and more

On his weekly live chat, Luke Thomas discussed the latest news in the beef between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier, Metamoris 4, Gina Carano to Bellator news and a host of reader questions and comments.

Couture says MMA market is 'a little saturated'

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The UFC Hall of Fame fighter believes the current amount of professional MMA available to consumers might be too much to follow or truly care about.

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Chandler: 'Not happy' about using more defense

After back-to-back losses, former Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler says he finally agrees his game needs more defense, but isn't particularly thrilled to fight that way.

Metamoris 4 results: Galvao, Barnett earn sub wins

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In the fourth installment of the jiu-jitsu superfight series, Chael Sonnen fell victim to Andre Galvao's rear naked choke while Josh Barnett pulled the upset over Dean Lister with seconds left in...

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