| Apr 16, 2015
| 7:40 PM
For his stint on “The Ultimate Fighter,” Vicente Luque was forced to live in a house filled with martial artists – a role Luque had prepared for practically all his life.
Luque’s mother is a black belt in karate, and the...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 12:47 PM
Dana White, president of the UFC, confirmed Thursday that South Florida will host The Ultimate Fighter 21 finale on July 12.
“The finale is going to be in South Florida,” White said Thursday afternoon via telephone.
Seminole Hard Rock...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 10:05 PM
Manny Gamburyan, seemingly healed up as best as can be from some nagging injuries that canceled his previously scheduled bout, is slated to return to the octagon and will do so in Southern California.
Released Monday on the Ultimate Fighting Championship...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 2:40 PM
Fourteen miles and a county line separate American Top Team from the Blackzilians, but these rival MMA teams are about to get a lot closer with the premiere of "The Ultimate Fighter" Season 21 on April 22.
The reality show will celebrate its 10th...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 11:34 AM
Brazilian jujitsu classes at Ground Control in Bel Air not only improved Zackary Perrone’s fitness, he says, they boosted his confidence, too.
“All my life I’ve been considered the black sheep, oddball, underdog,” says Perrone, a...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 5:45 PM
The leaders of the Ultimate Fighting Championship reacted to the damning positive drug tests that have threatened the integrity of mixed martial arts by vowing to spend millions of dollars to clean things up.
Then unbeaten women’s bantamweight...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 1:43 PM
Chad Mendes, the top UFC featherweight contender, cemented that status with the quick destruction of Ricardo “The Bully” Lamas in the main event of UFC’s Saturday afternoon in Fairfax, Va. Mendes rocked Lamas with a right hand and...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 1:15 PM
"Furious 7" is the fuel-injected fusion of all that is and ever has been good in "The Fast and the Furious" saga that began in 2001 with souped-up cars and a stripped-down story about a tightknit East L.A. street racing crew.
Though 2006's "Tokyo Drift,...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 9:10 AM
Ronda Rousey has been seemingly everywhere since her 14-second submission of Cat Zingano five weeks ago -- playfully demonstrating the armbar on Jimmy Fallon on "The Tonight Show," appearing in the blockbuster film "Furious 7" and wreaking havoc in the...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 9:33 PM
“You need to understand something, Steph; any ring I step into, is mine.” – Ronda Rousey at Wrestlemania 31
Whether you call it professional wrestling or sports entertainment, it’s alive and well.
But the heyday of the business...
| Apr 3, 2015
In March and early April, South Florida blooms with professional athletes and teams in training.
Count UFC featherweight Ricardo Lamas as another transient flower.
The Chicago native recently wrapped up over a month of training at MMA Masters in Miami...