| Jul 6, 2013
| 6:46 PM
LAS VEGAS -- What’s supposed to be a difficult fight for Anderson Silva on Saturday night makes the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s recent deep investment in the fighter a tense evening for fight executives.
Silva is 38 and is just three...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 3:45 AM
On June 28, 1997, Mike Tyson, the former heavyweight champion of the world, fought against Evander Holyfield in Las Vegas. That fight was immortalized when, in the 3rd round, Tyson bit off a big chunk of his opponents ear and then spit it out on the...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 4:29 PM
A high profile heavyweight boxing match at Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem will be broadcast live on NBC Saturday as Tomasz Adamek of Poland and Steve "USS" Cunningham of Philadelphia meet for a highly anticipated rematch. The winner will be in......
| Jun 11, 2013
| 1:33 PM
When Superman first leaped onto the scene 75 years ago in “Action Comics” No. 1, he was the only game […]...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 9:34 PM
AUSTIN, Texas — At the start of the season, Illinois coach John Groce presented players with a wristband that read "3-19-13."
The start of the NCAA tournament.
The Illini's R.I.P. date arrived five days later on Sunday night with a 63-59 loss in...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 6:05 PM
If there was one ring in the world that I, a weakling theater critic, knew I could knock Mike Tyson out in, it was the Pantages Theatre, where "Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth" played this past weekend.
Tyson might have 100 pounds more muscle on him than I...
| Feb 28, 2013
Chris Arreola will not be coming to Costa Mesa on March 9 to fight in what he called "a parking lot."
Arreola said in January that he was never a big fan of the OC Fair and Event Center, the venue for his World Boxing Council heavyweight title...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 8:05 AM
At one point in his touring one-man show, Mike Tyson, the ear-biter, convicted rapist, all-around thug, cocaine user and former heavyweight champion of the world, shows a picture of himself from 1976. He's wearing one of the bomber jackets of the era...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 10:05 PM
Chicago once again played host to a Mike Tyson-Evander Holyfield reunion Saturday, just like it did when the two former boxing rivals appeared on "The Oprah Winfrey Show" in 2009. But rather than reunite in front of a live studio audience, they smiled and...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 10:12 PM
Fight Club OC will have a historic ladies night inside the ring on Thursday.
The nine-bout card will feature a women's mixed martial arts fight and a women's boxing fight at the OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa at 7:30 p.m. The ladies battling...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 10:56 PM
With more than 600 spectators and competitive fights, the annual When Forces Collide boxing and MMA charity event was clearly deemed a success.
“It went great, we had a real good turnout,” event coordinator Pablo Cortez said of the event that...