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Mixed Martial Arts

Mixed Martial Arts
News, articles and information about mixed martial arts, a combat sport incorporating a variety of fighting techniques. (Photo AP)
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  • Naples' Mike King suspended from UFC after failed steroid test

    Naples' Mike King suspended from UFC after failed steroid test
    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. King...
  • UFC: Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes scheduled for Rio de Janeiro

    UFC: Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes scheduled for Rio de Janeiro
    The postponed Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight title fight between champion Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes has been rescheduled for Oct. 25 in Rio de Janeiro, not Staples Center. UFC Chairman Lorenzo Fertitta told The Times on Thursday that...
  • Unbreakable Performance caters to pros, but 'civilians' are welcome

    Unbreakable Performance caters to pros, but 'civilians' are welcome
    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,...
  • Marina Shafir ready for more Chaos at the Casino

    Marina Shafir ready for more Chaos at the Casino
    Two armbar attempts and 117 seconds later, Marina Shafir’s much-ballyhooed debut was in the books. That was in April. Just less than four months later, “The Supernova from Moldova” will look to keep her star on the rise when she returns...
  • Karen Darabedyan makes triumphant return

    WOODLAND HILLS — A return to the cage and a renaissance of his career has been a longtime coming for Karen Darabedyan. The return happened Friday night and the renaissance might well have begun. Darabedyan returned to mixed martial arts...
  • Who can take on Ronda Rousey?

    Ronda Rousey's dominance was the driving force that pushed the Ultimate Fighting Championship to add women's fighting two years ago. Now, on the heels of Rousey's pair of overwhelming first-round victories this year in defense of her UFC bantamweight...
  • Jones-Cormier fireworks light up week in MMA

    Jones-Cormier fireworks light up week in MMA
    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...
  • Glendale Fighting Club's Betrian dazzles in MMA debut; Shafir stunned in 1st round

    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...
  • UFC's Jones, Cormier fight at press conference

    UFC's Jones, Cormier fight at press conference
    Ever since the July 24 announcement that Daniel Cormier would face Jon Jones for the light heavyweight title at UFC 178, the trash talk has been fast and furious. Just in the last three days, after Jones revealed he suffered a cut over his eye in...
  • Is NASCAR'S Kevin Harvick the new Jay Z?

    Is NASCAR'S Kevin Harvick the new Jay Z?
    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...
  • UFC's Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier making peace after brawl

    A day and countless national television and radio interviews later, Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier found themselves in a better place Tuesday, understanding each other better than they did before coming to blows in the lobby of the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on...