Derik Thomas

Combat sports writer from Nashville, TN. Lover of BJJ, coffee, and all things sci-fi.

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Michael Chandler is injured at Bellator NYC
Michael Chandler’s opportunity to rebound at Bellator 192

Coming off a bizarre loss to Brent Primus at Bellator’s massive New York City card…

Kamaru Usman slams Emil Meek at UFC Fight Night 124
Kamaru Usman puts the welterweight division on blast with decision victory over Emil Meek

From bell to bell,¬†Kamaru “The Nigerian Nightmare” Usman dominated Norwegian born Emil “Valhalla” Meek, putting…

Darren Till - Prospect in 2018
Darren Till: A star in the making and 2018’s most compelling prospect

As he entered the Ergo arena the night of October 21, 2017 in Gdansk, Poland,…

Tim Elliott picks up a win at UFC 219
Tim Elliott submits UFC newcomer Mark De La Rosa in the second round at UFC 219

Tim Elliott picked up an impressive win to kick-start UFC 219 in Las Vegas by submitting Mark De La Rosa with an anaconda choke in round two.

Neil Magny defeats Johny Hendricks
Neil Magny and the quest for elite status

To be considered elite you must defeat the elite. Neil Magny looks to earn his way back to the top ten against Carlos Condit this weekend at UFC 219.