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Lucas Rezende is a Brazilian journalist and writer from Belem, Para. He has been covering MMA since 2012 and contributing with Bloody Elbow since March 2015. When not writing, Lucas also teaches English. In his free time, he enjoys reading, slapping the bass guitar and traveling.

‘That girl is dope’ - Pros react to Blanchfield’s sub of Andrade

Erin Blanchfield submitted Jessica Andrade at UFC Vegas 69. On Twitter, pro fighters reacted to the match.

UFC newcomer released for drug that caused doping scandal involving Makhachev

UFC flyweight Carlos Mota has been released from the promotion after testing positive for a banned substance that caused a doping scandal in 2016.

Andrade talks new contract, says UFC helped with financial woes

Former strawweight champ Jessica Andrade shares some news on her financial situation following hard times.

Drysdale would rather ‘live under a bridge’ than support Bolsonaro

BJJ star Robert Drysdale discusses his views and political experiences within the fighting community.

‘Islam got his ass whooped’ - Pros react to Makhachev’s win vs. Volkanovski at UFC 284

Islam Makhachev defeated Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 284. On Twitter, some fighters did not agree with the result.

‘Australia has a star’ - Pros react to Della Maddalena’s sub of Brown

Jack Della Maddalena finished Randy Brown at UFC 284. On Twitter, pro fighters reacted to the finish.

‘Handsome and nasty’ - Pros react to Yair Rodriguez’s sub of Emmett at UFC 284

Yair Rodriguez finished Josh Emmett at UFC 284. On Twitter, pro fighters reacted to the match.

UFC veteran Poliana Botelho battling breast cancer

Women’s flyweight Poliana Botelho is taking a positive approach to the bad news.

Brave’s Luiz Cado lost sponsors due to left-wing views, feels hopeful after Bolsonaro lost elections

Welterweight Luiz Cado explains what is it like to be an openly left-wing MMA fighter.

‘MMA will only break your heart’ - Twitter reacts to Fedor retiring on TKO loss

Ryan Bader finished Fedor Emelianenko at Bellator 290. On Twitter, pro fighters and pundits reacted to the match.