| Jan 28, 2014
| 8:34 AM
Only someone who is not too smart would put down boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. on national TV.
UFC President Dana White is definitely a smart guy. So what was he doing declaring that the man considered by most to be the best boxer on the...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 3:53 PM
Anderson Silva has told Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White that he wants to fight again.
The Brazilian had ruled the UFC’s middleweight division as champion from October 2006 until July. He broke his left leg in gruesome fashion...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre vacated his belt on Friday, saying his life “is a … zoo right now.”
UFC President Dana White, who did not want the popular veteran mixed martial artist...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 9:05 AM
If not for the headaches, Joe Rogan might not be a stand-up comedian today. When he was 13, he began practicing martial arts; by 19, he was a black-belt taekwondo champion, winning national and Massachusetts championships for years. But by the late '80s,...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 9:07 AM
Before Dana White turned the Ultimate Fighting Championship into an international powerhouse as the company's president/promoter, he was a boxing trainer in Boston.
He returns to those roots in producing “The Fighters,” which will debut on...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 10:17 PM
Georges St-Pierre said Tuesday the lack of stringent drug testing for mixed martial arts fighters contributed to his decision to take an indefinite leave as Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight champion.
In an interview with reporters in...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 5:55 PM
Top-ranked Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s bantamweight contender Cat Zingano’s
husband, Mauricio, died late Monday in Colorado.
Mauricio Zingano, a former mixed martial arts fighter who owned MMA gyms in Colorado,
was 37. Jefferson...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 7:09 PM
1) Ronda Rousey becomes UFC women’s pioneer — When 2013 was in its dawn, “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey was just under two months away from making history at UFC 157.
Three days before 2013 ended, Rousey put a resounding exclamation...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Chris Weidman said his second victory over Anderson Silva has left him feeling he “100% knows I’m the better fighter.”
Weidman (11-0) broke Silva’s left leg by blocking the former longtime Ultimate Fighting Championship...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 7:14 PM
At first, Stella Yao was frustrated when she struggled to crack a cement block in two with one hand as she tested for a black belt in tae kwon do, but then the 9-year-old saw her mother whack through the thick slab.
Stella took another stab at the...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 3:40 PM
The boos that washed loudly over Ronda Rousey seconds after she beat Miesha Tate by armbar submission on Dec. 28 -- and then decided not to shake the extended hand of the vanquished -- were deafening.
As Venice’s Rousey (8-0) now prepares for...