| Jun 10, 2014
| 10:43 AM
Jessamyn “The Gun” Duke is wasting little time returning to the octagon and adding to an already busy summer in the world of womens’ mixed martial arts.
Duke will toe the line with Leslie "The Peacemaker" Smith at UFC Fight Night:...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 6:56 PM
A day after UFC light heavyweight Chael Sonnen failed a drug test, he announced his retirement on Wednesday.
The 37-year-old Sonnen, who began his 17-year career in mixed martial arts in 1997, was scheduled to face Vitor Belfort on July 5 in Las Vegas...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 8:22 AM
1. Cain Velasquez
2. Fabricio Werdum
3. Junior Dos Santos
4. Travis Browne
5. Antonio Silva
6. Josh Barnett
7. Alistair Overeem
8. Stipe Miocic
9. Mark Hunt
10. Roy Nelson
Stipe Miocic scored a solid win in Brazil...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 10:19 PM
UFC 174 takes place Saturday night from Vancouver, British Columbia. In the main event, Demetrious Johnson defends his UFC flyweight title against challenger Ali Bagautinov. Johnson was the first UFC flyweight champion and has successfully defended his...
| May 22, 2014
| 6:25 AM
Sometimes, a date requires a certain atmosphere if you want to, uh, close the deal. Beach Bar @ Newport Pier is the newest place for dinner or a drink when a classy oceanfront view may be the clincher.
Set for its first weekend of business, Beach Bar is...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 5:23 PM
A 44-year-old fighter sat on top of a cage with his arms in the air and a smile on his face. Moments earlier, he was looking down at his opponent, who had fallen limp to the ground after taking a punch straight to the head.
James "Binky" Jones had to...
| May 7, 2014
| 2:10 PM
An Ultimate Fighting Championship-style gym is coming to downtown Oak Park.
The Oak Park Village Board approved a proposal May 5 to bring a mixed martial arts training and fitness center to the site of a former Borders Books store at Harlem Avenue and...
| May 20, 2014
| 10:07 AM
Jon Jones continued his run of dominance with an excellent performance in a decision win over game challenger Glover Teixeira in the main event of UFC 172 in Baltimore. Jones retains the light-heavyweight top spot as we unveil this month's MMA rankings:...
| May 23, 2014
| 10:06 PM
When Jake “The Juggernaut” Ellenberger last emerged from the octagon, it was on the wrong end of a unanimous decision following a bout panned by most for its lack of action.
Since then, Ellenberger, who will face fellow slugger Robbie Lawler...
| May 23, 2014
| 11:24 AM
Saturday’s Ultimate Fighting Championship bantamweight title fight between champion Renan Barao and T.J. Dillashaw has fallen below the radar of a typical Memorial Day weekend card.
It’s a replacement bout for the postponed-until-July...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 11:16 PM
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...