Lance Carpenter

  • UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Harris – Results

    In the final act of the Jacksonville trilogy, the UFC pieced together a card headlined by an emotional clash between veteran Alistair Overeem and the surging Walt Harris. The fight game is at best indifferent, and tonight was no different, with the main event ending in bittersweetness and a...
  • UFC Jacksonville Results

    In a scramble to recover their insane weekly schedules of fights, the UFC kept the flag planted in Jacksonville for a rare Wednesday night card, capped off by an exciting matchup between former light-heavyweight title challengers Anthony “Lionheart” Smith and Glover Teixeira. While both men fell victim to Jon...
  • What’s Next? Thoughts and Matchups After UFC 249

    We knew no obstacles would keep Dana and the madmen running this circus from figuring something out. The UFC managed, somehow, to get the show back up and running, but lost two fights in the ensuing chaos. Jacare Souza tested positive for the COVID virus, leaving his fight with...
  • UFC 249 Results

    Amidst a global pandemic and socioeconomic stress boiling to an all-time high, the Octagon miraculously came to Jacksonville, Florida like the prodigal son for an impressive return to form. While unfortunately losing Jacare Souza vs. Uriah Hall, the card still delivered some ridiculous scraps, some questionable stoppages and a...
  • What’s Next? Fights to Make After UFC 247

    Jon Jones Similar to his last appearance, Jon Jones has looked like a champion, but not the dominant champion he has been before. This Jon Jones, whether from boredom or lack of conviction, is content to win 3 rounds of championship fights and coast to another successful title defense....
  • UFC 247 Results

    The UFC returned to Houston last night for a round of fistfights. While upsets ran rampant in the early and ESPN prelims, things went about as everyone expected on the main card with some strong adversity from Dominick Reyes in the main event. The Houston judges were also on...
  • What’s next for those who competed at UFC 246?

    While the main event ought to have been McGregor returning against Justin Gaethje, the UFC wasn’t interested in throwing their golden goose to the wolves straight away. This fight, between two pioneers of the sport, had the potential to be bigger than it was. The marketing could have been...
  • UFC 246 Results

    After a painful 3-week layoff, the UFC returned to the T-Mobile Arena for a landmark night headlined by the return of the sport’s most iconic megastars. While the matchmaking on the undercard was less-than-ideal, and the results were mediocre, there were a few very exciting that kept the momentum...
  • Why Jose Aldo is getting the title shot against Henry Cejudo

    On May 18th, 2013 Vitor Belfort spun and heel-kicked Luke Rockhold cold in Jaragua do Sul, Brazil. While Belfort’s subsequent championship run didn’t go as planned (and Rockhold’s did), it did set off a stretch of 6 consecutive early-summer events in Brazil, 5 of which have occurred in May....
  • RIZIN 20 Results

    The pinnacle Japanese promotion held their annual New Year’s Eve event in Saitama Super Arena. What followed was perhaps the pinnacle event of 2019, from the opening ceremonies to the stakes at hand with the semifinal and finale of the lightweight grand prix, from the 3 title fights to...
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