| 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 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.
| Aug 30, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Gullane Filmes, producer of Venice Festival closing film "Amazonia," is producing "Till Luck Do Us Part 2," the sequel to Brazil's biggest homegrown hit of 2012 in an attempt to parlay a local B.O. phenom into a franchise with international outreach....
| Aug 30, 2013
| 5:28 PM
Benson Henderson was on the other end of Anthony Pettis’ ninja super kick nearly three years ago, but the Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight champion has moved on impressively.
With seven consecutive victories since that loss by decision,...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 8:48 PM
A week after Chris Weidman produced his stunning knockout of longtime Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight champion Anderson Silva, the rematch has been set.
UFC President Dana White said Saturday he has returned to his original idea of placing...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 6:49 PM
In reviewing his historic knockout of Anderson Silva, new Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight champion Chris Weidman said victory was set up by dealing Silva a sobering reality.
“He had felt my power and knew I was way more powerful than...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 6:11 PM
Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre will defend his belt Nov. 16 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas against hard-hitting Johny Hendricks, UFC President Dana White told The Times on Wednesday.
St-Pierre (24-2) will seek to...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 3:39 PM
Could a stunning transition in Ultimate Fighting Championship power be on the brink Saturday night at MGM Grand in Las Vegas?
Middleweight champion Anderson Silva, who has worn the belt since 2006, will defend his title in a pay-per-view main event...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 4:48 PM
The way Anderson Silva has ruled the Ultimate Fighting Championship's middleweight division since 2006, a break from the routine would seem to be in order.
Silva (33-4) will seek to successfully defend his belt for the 11th consecutive time when he...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 10:42 PM
LAS VEGAS – Chris Weidman put a sudden, dramatic halt to Anderson Silva's theatrics and near seven-year Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight title reign Saturday, knocking out Silva in the second round.
Weidman (10-0) belted Silva with a...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 5:39 PM
The Bee Gees are playing on Roy Englebrecht's office radio, but the 67-year-old sports promoter has a saying taped on his wall to assure he's not stuck in days gone by.
"Don't judge me by my past. I don't live there anymore."
Southland boxing fans...