| Jan 9, 2014
| 2:44 PM
Ronda Rousey posted a video of her first staredown this week with Feb. 22 challenger Sara McMann, and the scowl that seemed painted on the UFC women’s bantamweight champion’s face for the last year was replaced by shared laughter with her...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 3:40 PM
The boos that washed loudly over Ronda Rousey seconds after she beat Miesha Tate by armbar submission on Dec. 28 -- and then decided not to shake the extended hand of the vanquished -- were deafening.
As Venice’s Rousey (8-0) now prepares for...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Cal State Northridge's women's basketball team is focused on Sunday's NCAA tournament game against South Carolina. But when the Matadors arrived in Seattle on Friday, one of their topics of discussion was 14th-seeded Mercer's upset of perennial power Duke...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 8:25 AM
UFC women's champion Ronda Rousey, the biggest active star in MMA, could put an end to Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s unbeaten streak.
During an interview on Power 106 FM, Rousey was asked what her game plan would be if the battle of unbeaten fighters ever took...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 6:40 PM
ANAHEIM — The six remaining seniors in uniform for the UC Irvine women's basketball team played their final three games in socks that displayed the skyline of their native region. It was a fitting gesture for an Anteaters' team that played, by any...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Good morning readers. Today is Monday, Feb. 24. The warm weather winter continues with a high of 79 and low of 48, though rain is expected later in the week. While you get ready for the week, check out these headlines from around the area:
| Feb 24, 2014
| 9:35 AM
Ronda Rousey’s rapid 66-second knockout of Sara McMann on Saturday night in UFC 170 leaves the Ultimate Fighting Championship with a stiff challenge.
Can it find a quality contender?
Rousey (9-0), who won by dropping McMann with a liver shot...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 2:40 PM
POR AURELIO MORENO/El Sentinel
Aunque ya había hecho ruido el año pasado en París tras superar a la entonces número 11 del mundo, la rusa Nadia Petrova; y alcanzar la tercera ronda del Roland Garros; la tenista puertorriqueña Mónica Puig señala su...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 6:36 PM
An update on local athletes playing in college.
Katie Hooper (Burbank High, 2003) Cal State Northridge softball, senior: After showcasing her skills as an All-CIF Southern Section player with the Bulldogs, Hooper has made the successful transition...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 10:16 AM
Now it truly is a Ronda Rousey card.
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship light-heavyweight title-holder Rashad Evans has withdrawn from the Feb. 22 UFC 170 card at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas with a leg injury.
That scraps Evans’ co-main event...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 6:54 AM
Todd Martin has released his MMA rankings for February, days before the Ronda Rousey-Sara McMann fight. Will Rousey be able to keep her No. 1 ranking?
1. Cain Velasquez
2. Junior Dos Santos
3. Daniel Cormier