Luke Thomas is a well-known journalist, analyst, and commentator in the world of mixed martial arts (MMA). He was born on May 24, 1983, in Washington, D.C.
Thomas began his career in MMA as a writer, contributing to several websites such as MMAFighting.com and BloodyElbow.com. He also hosted and produced several podcasts and videos on the sport. In 2018, he became the host of his own daily show, The Luke Thomas Show, on SiriusXM radio.
In addition to his work as a journalist, Thomas is also a trained martial artist and has competed in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournaments. He has also worked as a coach and commentator for MMA events.
Thomas is known for his in-depth analysis of fighters, fights, and the MMA industry as a whole. He is respected for his thoughtful and well-researched opinions and has been a regular contributor to ESPN’s MMA coverage.
Beyond MMA, Thomas has also written about other combat sports, such as kickboxing and boxing. He has a bachelor’s degree in philosophy from the University of Maryland and a master’s degree in political science from Rutgers University.