1. UFC Women's Bantamweight Leslie Smith Beats Up Male Groper at California Club

    One would hope that this will one day go without saying, but there are all sorts of reasons why groping someone you don't know is not a very strong play. For male nightclub patrons in the San Francisco area, Leslie Smith just added another reason...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 16 hours ago 8,070 reads 43 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 67 Results: 4 Fights for Thiago Alves to Take Next

    Everything can change in the blink of an eye. It's a tired cliche, but for Thiago Alves Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 67, it was the brutal truth...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 day ago 6,892 reads 16 comments

  3. UFC Fight Night 67 Results: 4 Fights for Carlos Condit to Take Next

    The oil can was in full effect for Carlos Condit Saturday night. A knee injury kept him out for more than a year, but rust was not a major factor in the main event of UFC Fight Night 67, where Condit scored a TKO of a tough Thiago Alves...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 day ago 9,320 reads 52 comments

  4. The Pressure Is on Jessamyn Duke in Her UFC Return After Yearlong Absence

    The horsewoman rides again. Jessamyn Duke, frankly known more for her time on The Ultimate Fighter and her place in Ronda Rousey 's " Four Horsewomen " contingent than for her ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 days ago 6,242 reads 43 comments

  5. Bethe Correia Apologizes to Ronda Rousey for Suicide Remark

    Bethe Correia has apologized to UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey for some recent trash talk that referenced suicide. Given that Rousey's father committed suicide when she was eight years old, Correia's comment was, at best, poorly worded...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 days ago 29,706 reads 93 comments

  6. UFC 187 Salaries: Daniel Cormier Earns $180,000 for Light Heavyweight Title Win

    Defending UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman and light heavyweight challenger Anthony Johnson topped the list of UFC 187 fighter salaries, earning $500,000 each for their performances...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 days ago 12,423 reads 75 comments

  7. Daniel Cormier: Jon Jones' Absence Is No 'Asterisk' on Light Heavyweight Title

    Daniel Cormier wants you to know something: He is the UFC light heavyweight champion. No ifs, ands or asterisks about it...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 days ago 7,750 reads 115 comments

  8. WSOF 22 Gets 3 Title Fights and Tyrone Spong in Bid to Compete with UFC 190

    If World Series of Fighting 22 was going to pose even a minor threat to UFC 190, it was going to need a pretty stacked card. Mission accomplished...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 days ago 4,149 reads 8 comments

  9. After UFC 187 Loss, John Makdessi Undergoes Jaw Surgery, Ponders Future

    John Makdessi , the lightweight fighter who lost by TKO to Donald Cerrone Saturday at UFC 187, underwent surgery to repair his fractured jaw, even as he wondered about his future as a fighter...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 days ago 16,297 reads 56 comments

  10. New York Native Chris Weidman Wants Madison Square Garden for Next Title Defense

    A couple of opponents make sense as the next challenger to Chris Weidman 's UFC middleweight title. The champ isn't expressing a preference on who he fights. The "where," however, is another matter...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 days ago 7,763 reads 18 comments

  11. Andrei Arlovski vs. Travis Browne Classic Almost Didn't Happen, UFC Brass Said

    Just hours before Andrei Arlovski and Travis Browne took the cage for one classic round of heavyweight brawling, UFC leaders nearly waved off the bout before it started...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 days ago 6,018 reads 12 comments

  12. UFC 187 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Johnson vs. Cormier Fight Card

    Robert Frost never had this in mind. Instead of two roads diverging, we have about 17. Standing in for that yellow wood, we have a desert outpost known as Las Vegas, Nevada, and a little blockbuster known as UFC 187 ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 days ago 104,090 reads 161 comments

  13. Bas Rutten to Be Included in 2015 Class of UFC Hall of Fame

    Bas Rutten , a former UFC heavyweight champion and a three-time King of Pancrase , will be inducted this July into the UFC Hall of Fame, promotion officials announced Friday...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 days ago 4,294 reads 19 comments

  14. UFC 187: Joseph Benavidez and Championship No-Man's Land

    In MMA , the idea of a divisional no-man's land is pretty straightforward. Basically, it means you can beat everyone in your division except the champion...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 days ago 1,800 reads 5 comments

  15. John Dodson Is Agitating for Demetrious Johnson's Flyweight Crown

    Would you rather be bored or annoyed? It's kind of a reductive way of thinking about it, but you have to admit: It does fit in 140 characters. These days, sometimes that's all you need...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 12 days ago 3,550 reads 14 comments

  16. Anthony Johnson and the 10 Scariest Knockout Artists in the UFC Right Now

    People are still underrating Anthony Johnson. Your guess is as good as mine as to the reasons for it. Ever since making his peace with the fact that his true home is at light heavyweight or heavyweight, no one's been able to stop him...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 12 days ago 13,303 reads 77 comments

  17. UFC Fight Night 66 Results: The Real Winners and Losers

    A lot of these recent international UFC cards, especially those tucked firmly in the shadowy crook of a far larger event, are going unnoticed by the MMA public...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 17 days ago 24,786 reads 105 comments

  18. UFC Fight Night 66 Predictions: Main Card Staff Predictions

    The UFC's offerings in Asia haven't always been overflowing with amazing matchups. The matchmakers seem to have made a conscious effort to change that for UFC Fight Night 66. Will it be confused with a blockbuster pay-per-view anytime soon? Nah...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 18 days ago 17,254 reads 59 comments

  19. The Beaten Path: Prospect Julio Cesar Neves Talks Softly but Carries a Big Kick

    It’s not just the steak. It’s the sizzle. Well, most of the time. You can ignore the sizzle — the presentation, if you will — but if you’re going to do that, you better have a pretty exceptional steak...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 19 days ago 2,145 reads 8 comments

  20. Ed Ruth Talks Bellator Deal, UFC and Reebok, Jon Jones and Chasing Olympic Gold

    Not many wrestlers have received this much buzz from MMA fans. At least not many amateur wrestlers. But the community took note Monday when news came that Ed Ruth, a three-time ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 20 days ago 6,009 reads 11 comments

  21. Anthony Pettis Injured Once Again, Edson Barboza Replaces Him Against Myles Jury

    Once again, Anthony Pettis has fallen injured and will not be able to answer the bell for an upcoming fight...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 25 days ago 9,384 reads 56 comments

  22. Report: Korean Prospect Doo Ho Choi Reschedules Bout with Sam Sicilia for July

    An intriguing featherweight matchup between hard-hitting Sam Sicilia and South Korean super-prospect Doo Ho Choi now seems like it might be back on the UFC docket, months after the original date was scuttled because of a Choi injury...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 25 days ago 2,614 reads 11 comments

  23. Ronda Rousey Named 'Most Dominant Athlete Alive,' Jon Jones Also Makes the List

    Ronda Rousey is the most dominant athlete alive. That's according to Business Insider, which published a list of the 50 greatest active athletes in the world...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 26 days ago 10,923 reads 153 comments

  24. UFC Hall of Fame: UFC Officials Announce New System for Induction

    A new format will allow more people—both in and out of the cage—to be inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame. UFC leaders also announced Tuesday that a physical building is in development to house their hall...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 27 days ago 4,983 reads 43 comments

  25. The Beaten Path: 5 Top MMA Prospects to Watch in May

    Do you ever get down on your knees and thank the great good lord that you read this series? Last month , as we do every month (or most months, anyway), we told you about five young MMA prospects who had a chance to make a splash in April...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 27 days ago 4,808 reads 5 comments