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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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  • Rousey's next fight set for July in Las Vegas

    Rousey's next fight set for July in Las Vegas
    Just a few days after the prospects of Ronda Rousey defending her Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s bantamweight title in a blockbuster bout with Gina Carano seemed oh so close, UFC President Dana White announced late Friday night that Rousey...
  • "Road to the Octagon" premieres Sunday on Fox

    (CORRECTION: An earlier version of this story reported the special would air Saturday. It is now scheduled for Sunday at 4 p.m. The text has been corrected below.) What figures to be a busy Fight Week in Orlando gets its unofficial kickoff Sunday (April...
  • UFC preview: Masvidal-Healy, Alves-Baczynski, Dos Anjos-Nurmagomedov

    Lightweight: Jorge Masvidal vs. Pat Healy Jorge Masvidal Nickname: “Gamebred” 5-foot-11, 155 pounds 29 years old Record: 25-8 (2-1 in UFC) Hometown/Affiliation: Miami/American Top Team Twitter: @GamebredFighter Twitter quote:...
  • Fight-by-fight preview: May vs. Lewis, Bektic vs. Skelly

    Fight-by-fight preview: May vs. Lewis, Bektic vs. Skelly
    As the old saying goes, you can't tell the players without a scorecard. In the coming days, Ground & Pound will tell you everything you need to know about the fighters set to make their way to Amway Center for "UFC on FOX 11" on April 19. Records, where...
  • UFC's Joe Rogan says Ronda Rousey would beat Floyd Mayweather Jr.

    Who would win a fight between UFC women's champion Ronda Rousey and undefeated boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr.? It was a close contest in a reader survey we did recently, but UFC commentator Joe Rogan says Rousey would win. “It’s all...
  • Ronda Rousey uses a new twist to beat Sara McMann in UFC 170

    Ronda Rousey's armbar streak is over. Her attention is now on the opponent's liver. Rousey successfully defended her Ultimate Fighting Championship women's bantamweight title Saturday night at Mandalay Bay, delivering a left knee to challenger Sara...
  • Ronda Rousey stops Sara McMann in first round via strikes to retain UFC title

    Ronda Rousey stops Sara McMann in first round via strikes to retain UFC title
    First-round victories are nothing new for “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey. Wins via strikes are, however, and that’s exactly what Rousey got Saturday night in the main event of UFC 170 at Las Vegas’ Mandalay Bay, defeating challenger Sara...
  • UFC 170: Rousey makes quick work of McMann

    The matchup of Olympic judo medalist vs. Olympic wrestling medalist turned into a stand-up slugfest. And a short one, at that. Ronda Rousey, the 2008 judo bronze medalist, needed just 1:06 to score a technical knockout over Sara McMann, the wrestling...
  • Former Easton wrestler Phil Ferraro set to make pro MMA debut on card at the Sands Friday night

    Phil Ferraro has waited a long time to make his professional MMA debut. The former Easton High wrestler began his amateur career in 2006, posting a 5-4 record, but has had his professional debut postponed several times. One fight was postponed because...
  • UFC's Gilbert Melendez gets 'TUF,' Anthony Pettis and a title shot

    Gilbert Melendez, the San Jose-based Ultimate Fighting Championship second-ranked lightweight, has struck a contract deal with the organization. Melendez will participate in “The Ultimate Fighter,” a reality television series, against...
  • Can Ronda Rousey get better competition?

    Ronda Rousey’s rapid 66-second knockout of Sara McMann on Saturday night in UFC 170 leaves the Ultimate Fighting Championship with a stiff challenge. Can it find a quality contender? Rousey (9-0), who won by dropping McMann with a liver shot...