Lance Carpenter

  • What’s Next? Thoughts on UFC Fight Night: Sao Paulo

    The UFC traveled once again to Sao Paulo for a night lined top-to-bottom with Brazilian fighters, legends and newcomers alike. While the main event was lukewarm, a few highlight performances and a great scrap between Francisco Trinaldo and Bobby Green made the night worthwhile. Here are the full results...
  • KSW 51 Results

    Poland’s top promotion visited Croatia on Saturday for a night of violence, strong-men, and an appearance from Mirko Cro-Cop. It was a truly exciting night from the fighters, particularly a high-volume lightweight scrap between Szymanski and Janicic to open the main card, and a showcase of pure heavyweight dominance...
  • What’s Next? UFC 244 Results and Thoughts

    The UFC made the hallowed pilgrimage to Madison Square Garden for an insane night of violence and an appearance by the President of the United States. The event proved to be as monumental as was expected, with nearly every fight delivering on the expectation set for performing at the...
  • What’s Next? UFC: Singapore Thoughts and Results

    UFC Singapore was a showcase night for young, upcoming talent and slick submissions, headlined by my favorite fight of the year in Demian Maia and Ben Askren. Here are the full results, some quick thoughts and fights to make in the future. It is a true joy to see...
  • What’s Next? UFC: Boston Thoughts and Results

    It was a highlight-night for young talent as Boston and the TD Garden hosted the UFC once again on a special Friday night event, where former middleweight champion Chris Weidman and Dominick Reyes met in the semi-anticipated main event. The night also saw the fiery rematch between Yair Rodriguez...
  • What’s Next? UFC: Tampa Thoughts and Results

    The Octagon brought Florida-Man violence and two egregious split decisions on Saturday night, capped with a dominant, statement performance from Joanna Jedrzejczyk. Following a rumor surrounding a difficult weight cut, the former strawweight queen silenced all critics, not only making weight relatively easily but also completely dismantling Michelle Waterson,...
  • What’s Next? UFC Copenhagen Result

    The UFC made it’s first expedition to Denmark with a roster lined with local and European flavor, headlined by a fight between rising contenders, Jack Hermansson and Jared Cannonier. The night played out nicely, with plenty of bizarreness, violence, and the emergence of a real threat at middleweight. Here...
  • What’s Next? UFC: Mexico City Results

    Following a trip to Mexico City back in 2017, the UFC returns with several fighters appearing from the last card, including Sergio Pettis, Brandon Moreno, Martin Bravo and a dual co-main event appearance from Alexa Grasso. Despite a massive disappointment in tonight’s main event and a split draw, the...
  • What’s Next? Thoughts After UFC Vancouver

    The Ultimate Fighting Championship made well on their promise to deliver big events to Canada when they set up shop in Vancouver this weekend, headlined by a clash of top-ranked lightweight gunslingers. Two excellent light-heavyweight fights in addition to an incredible welterweight upset made for a memorable night in...
  • KSW 50 Results

    Phil de Fries ground Luis Henrique into a 5-round decision victory in the main-event of KSW 50. The home fighter de Fries looked like his vintage self, moving glacially forward, landing heavy hands, and punishing Henrique against the fence. Although the fight was separated a few times for lack...