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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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Top Mixed Martial Arts Articles

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  • UFC, Reebok strike deal to outfit fighters

    UFC, Reebok strike deal to outfit fighters
    A deal the Ultimate Fighting Championship chairman said is his organization’s richest non-television agreement will dress fighters exclusively in Reebok gear and boost their purses. The new outfitting policy, a six-year agreement to begin in...
  • Chris Weidman, Ronda Rousey target L.A. glory

    Chris Weidman, Ronda Rousey target L.A. glory
    Chris Weidman and Ronda Rousey are two of the UFC’s biggest stars, undefeated champions coming off arguably the most impressive wins of their careers last July in Las Vegas. Now, Weidman and Rousey will fight on the same card again as they...
  • Glendale Fighting Club's Jake Ellenberger makes quick return to cage at UFC 184

    Glendale Fighting Club's Jake Ellenberger makes quick return to cage at UFC 184
    Mired in his first career losing streak, Jake “The Juggernaut” Ellenberger is not staying long on the sidelines. The Glendale Fighting Club’s Ellenberger, as confirmed Tuesday by the UFC, will face former welterweight title challenger...
  • UFC title-challengers Lawler, Melendez want Hendricks', Pettis' belts

    For Robbie Lawler, it’s another -- possibly final -- chance to fix what lost him his earlier crack at wearing an Ultimate Fighting Championship belt. For Gilbert Melendez, it’s about finding absolution to the years of work in sweaty gyms, in...
  • Brand-new Travis Browne ready for Brendan Schaub at UFC 181

    Accompanied by the No. 3 ranking in the UFC heavyweight division, dominant victories over former champions and a highlight reel worth of finishes, Travis “Hapa” Browne has already accomplished plenty in a mixed martial arts career still less...
  • Pro wrestler CM Punk joins UFC, will begin fighting in 2015

    The Ultimate Fighting Championship made the surprise announcement Saturday night that it has signed CM Punk, one of the biggest stars in pro wrestling in the last decade, to a multi-fight contract. Punk, whose real name is Phil Brooks, will fight at...
  • Glendale Fighting Club's Travis Browne TKOs Brendan Schaub at UFC 181

    Proclaiming himself to be a new Travis “Hapa” Browne, the third-ranked UFC heavyweight very much looked like his old dynamic self on Saturday night. Set up by a brilliantly devastating right uppercut to the jaw, Glendale Fighting Club’s...
  • UFC 181: Robbie Lawler defeats Johny Hendricks by split decision

    UFC 181:  Robbie Lawler defeats Johny Hendricks by split decision
    UFC 181 takes place Saturday night in Las Vegas. It is one of the biggest UFC events of the year, headlined by a pair of major title fights. In the main event, UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks (16-2) defends his title against Robbie Lawler (24-...
  • Howard Davis Jr. pursues excellence from boxing to MMA

    Howard Davis Jr. pursues excellence from boxing to MMA
    At the Olympics that launched Sugar Ray Leonard and the Spinks brothers, the award for the outstanding boxer of the Games went to Howard Davis, Jr. It almost didn't happen. Three days before his first fight in the 1976 Olympics at Montreal, Davis'...
  • Ronda Rousey, Chris Weidman to defend UFC titles at Staples Center

    Ronda Rousey, Chris Weidman to defend UFC titles at Staples Center
    Ronda Rousey will defend her Ultimate Fighting Championship belt on her home turf, Feb. 28 at Staples Center, the organization announced Wednesday. Venice’s Rousey (10-0) will fight the No. 1-ranked bantamweight contender Cat Zingano (9-0) of...
  • Cain Velasquez injures knee, out for UFC title defense in Mexico

    Cain Velasquez injures knee, out for UFC title defense in Mexico
    Heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez suffered a right knee injury in training and is withdrawing from his Nov. 15 Ultimate Fighting Championship title defense against top contender Fabricio Werdum in Mexico City. The UFC will instead stage an interim...