| 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 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:
| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:07 AM
Travis Browne took another step on his path to elite heavyweight contender status with an upset win over respected veteran Josh Barnett at the end of last year. Browne knocked out Barnett with elbows, the third straight opponent he has rendered...
| 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 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...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 11:01 PM
The seventh-seeded team got shot to seventh heaven Saturday night when Cal Poly defeated Cal State Northridge, 61-59, to win the Big West tournament championship at Honda Center.
The Mustangs (13-19) lost nine of their last 11 regular-season games...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 8:52 PM
When you have two undefeated fighters decorated with Olympic medals, it would seem they are destined to square off.
That’s how Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White sees the impending Feb. 22 main event between UFC women’s...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:30 PM
After watching Ronda Rousey successfully defend her UFC Women's bantamweight title in December, Warner Bros. seems to see major crossover potential in the UFC fighter, signing her for two high-profile projects.
The studio is in final negotiations to...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 7:33 PM
LOS ANGELES — As the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia are well underway across the globe, “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey is well underway in her preparation for her own Olympic showdown.
Rousey, a former two-time Olympic judoka and the first...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 2:04 PM
Ronda Rousey said Monday she “manifested” her next acting job on the “Entourage” movie, scheduled to begin filming in mid-March after Rousey defends her Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s bantamweight title Feb. 22...