Gareth A. Davies

Gareth A Davies writer photo 140x170 UFC Columnist

Gareth A. Davies is an award-winning journalist and broadcaster who has worked in combat sports media for over 20 years. He is currently the boxing and MMA Correspondent for The Daily Telegraph and FOX Sports' international UFC reporter and "UFC World" podcast host. His work has been regularly featured in Fighters Only, The Ring, BBC TV and Radio, ESPN and BT Sport. Follow him on Twitter.


LATEST FROM Gareth A. Davies

  • The promoter will always be king
    November 19, 2013, 8:25 PM EST
    Tell your boss: you earn too little, work too hard and at the same time, your boss knows you love your job and you are compelled to do it. That is why the promoter will always be king. Always was, always will be.
  • GSP battles UFC 167 reactions; Felice Herrig delighed at new women's divison
    November 19, 2013, 5:33 PM EST
    Gareth A Davies is joined by Luke Barnett in to discuss the controversy around UFC 167's main event, Sergio Pettis and his coach Duke Roufus discuss his debut at the event, while Matt Hughes celebrates twenty years of the UFC with us. Finally, a guest appearance from women's straw weight fighter Felice Herrig.
  • Fan love shifting from Tate to Rousey?
    November 14, 2013, 1:17 PM EST
    Between a tumultuous TUF season and seemingly endless Hollywood sojourn, the popularity of the UFC women's bantamweight queen is now in question.
  • Gracie talks 'crazy plans' for UFC 1
    November 12, 2013, 12:32 AM EST
    Gareth A Davies looks back on 20 years of the UFC with co-founder Rorion Gracie, speaks to first ever winner Royce Gracie, and then current owner Lorenzo Fertitta describes his blueprint for the future.
  • Flopping may now be a thing
    November 07, 2013, 7:26 PM EST
    Soccer has it. The NBA certainly does. Is fakery now a problem facing the UFC? The incidents are piling on--most recently with the controversial Green vs. Krause TKO--pointing to an ugly new trend in MMA: flopping.
  • UFC World Podcast ep #13
    November 06, 2013, 5:01 AM EST
    Episode #13 of the UFC World Podcast with Gareth A. Davies is here! Join England's premier MMA journalist as he chats with Dan Henderson, Liz Carmouche, Jimi Manuwa and more.
  • Dear Roy: bring back 'Big Country'
    November 05, 2013, 5:37 PM EST
    Anyone feel short-changed the last time Roy Nelson fought? The beauty of 'Big Country' is his huge size. Lose the fat; lose the aura. Sampson had his hair; Roy has his belly.
  • The UFC World Podcast Episode #12
    October 30, 2013, 4:31 PM EDT
    On this week's UFC World Podcast Gareth A Davies looks back on UFC Fight Night 30 in Manchester. He's joined by Norman Parke and Luke Barnatt after their wins, plus Ross Pearson talks about the disappointing end to his fight, and ref Marc Goddard explains why the match was stopped.