| Aug 8, 2013
| 9:07 AM
UFC women's champion Ronda Rousey, who has already signed a deal for a part in the film "The Expendables 3," is in negotiations to appear in "Fast & Furious 7" alongside Dwayne Johnson, Vin Diesel, Paul Walker and Jason Statham.
Rousey is scheduled to...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 5:22 PM
Battered, bruised and busted up, Manny Gamburyan followed his Ultimate Fighting Championship bout up with a trip to the hospital.
It was well worth it though, because Gamburyan also emerged victorious, taking a unanimous decision from Cole Miller on...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Just more than four months ahead of her next championship defense, Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s bantamweight titlist “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey embarked on perhaps the most ambitious path of her whirlwind career.
| Sep 3, 2013
| 3:14 PM
There is no love lost between Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate, and that will play out on the center stage of reality television every Wednesday night in the coming weeks.
Already a trailblazer in the world of women’s mixed martial arts — and...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 3:34 PM
For Laguna Beach High football Coach Corey Brown, Friday's season opener can't come soon enough.
Not only is he ready to see what his 2013 Breakers have to offer, he's also excited to begin his first year, and first game, in charge of the program....
| Sep 12, 2013
| 10:00 AM
For the trainers of Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, Saturday night's super-fight marks a summation of their lives' work.
Floyd Mayweather Sr., a former pro welterweight, taught his son to box and was his trainer early in Floyd Jr.'s...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 7:16 PM
This is the first in a series of articles examining the experiences of local fighters and coaches on “The Ultimate Fighter,” whether in past seasons or the current. The current season, “The Ultimate Fighter 18,” airs Wednesdays...
| Apr 25, 2013
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If your Spanish is rusty, yes, that title translates to “Snow White.”
Yet even if you raise your hand when someone asks, “Who’s tired of the recent wave of reimagined fairy tales?”—I raise both of...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 9:30 AM
UFC fighter Matt Mitrione was suspended indefinitely earlier this week for disparaging comments he made about transgender fighter Fallon Fox. UFC women's champion Ronda Rousey agrees with him, though not with the language he used.
She told the New...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 12:09 AM
IRVINE — Taylor Sparks has been more explosion than ignition lately for the UC Irvine baseball team's offense.
But it was perhaps his least impressive hit of late that proved to be the difference in the Anteaters' 4-3 triumph in 11 innings over...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 6:13 PM
IRVINE — There is a difference between missed opportunities and blown opportunities. And, based on the decibel level of UC Irvine baseball coach Mike Gillespie's postgame address to his players, the latter had more to do with the Anteaters' 2-1...