| Aug 29, 2014
| 2:42 PM
A mixed martial arts academy in Coconut Creek that trains internationally-recognized fighters is doubling in size, a project that could attract even more high-level MMA names.
The American Top Team is moving from its 20,000 square-foot facility on...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 7:56 PM
Tecia Torres says competing on “The Ultimate Fighter” this fall is the culmination of “20 years of hard work.” And yet, the women’s strawweight fighter just celebrated her 25th birthday.
Talk about a lifelong dream....
| Sep 4, 2014
In the 1990s, America considered mixed martial arts a savage, low-rent bastard of a combat sport — a kind of competition barely a tier above bar fighting. But with the rise of the UFC, most of MMA's edges have been smoothed over, and there's a whole...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Sharing information with your rival’s brother. Getting booed. Working with MMA fighters.
Sounds dangerous, but all are parts of NASCAR driver Kevin Harvick’s life. While the driver of the No. 4 Jimmy John’s/Budweiser car is best...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Up a little hill off the Sunset Strip, above the restaurants, there's a nondescript parking lot, and you can see that something's going on by the cars parked there. There are a few Range Rovers, a matte black pickup jacked up on monster wheels and, oh,...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 8:57 AM
Todd Martin's MMA rankings for August:
1. Cain Velasquez
2. Fabricio Werdum
3. Junior Dos Santos
4. Travis Browne
5. Antonio Silva
6. Josh Barnett
7. Alistair Overeem
8. Stipe Miocic
9. Mark Hunt
| Aug 9, 2014
| 9:45 PM
By all rights, this should be a slow period for mixed martial arts. The late cancellation of UFC 176 puts us right in the middle of a 49-day gap between pay-per-view shows, and by lunchtime Monday, the biggest news of the week looked to involve a pro...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 1:51 PM
Mike King, the Naples fighter who competed on “The Ultimate Fighter” reality series and was later signed to a UFC contract, has been suspended for nine months after testing positive for anabolic steroids, it was announced Wednesday.
| Aug 12, 2014
| 6:41 PM
A week after Jon Jones ramped up the attention for his scheduled Ultimate Fighting Championship light-heavyweight title defense against Daniel Cormier, he suffered a leg injury in training Monday that will delay the anticipated battle.
The UFC announced...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 7:18 PM
A California mixed-martial artist is now the prime suspect in a brutal Las Vegas assault that left his ex-girlfriend with 18 broken bones and a lacerated liver, according to police and a statement issued by the victim.
Jon Koppenhaver, a Simi Valley...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 11:46 PM
INGLEWOOD – One mixed-martial-arts career got off to a smashing start on Sunday night, while another took a stunning turn.
Muay Thai kickboxing champion Jemyma Betrian, training out of Glendale Fighting Club, was absolutely sensational in...