| Mar 26, 2015
| 7:40 AM
Ultimate Fighting Championship weekends in Las Vegas always bring a little chaos to the city, and for Memorial Day weekend, that means a card replete with some of the heavy hitters of the fighting world and a stand-up gig with Joe Rogan.
| Mar 25, 2015
| 6:35 AM
Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar said during an interview with ESPN on Tuesday that he will not return to mixed-martial arts competition and will now perform exclusively for World Wrestling Entertainment.
“I think the older you get the...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 6:01 PM
The New York Senate voted on Tuesday for the fifth straight year for legalizing professional mixed martial arts and ending the state's position as the last one to prohibit the sport.
The Senate bill, approved 47-14, would authorize the New York State...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 9:18 AM
It seems UFC women's champion Ronda Rousey has no shortage of challengers these days -- even a Houston Texans cheerleader wants to fight her.
Of course, the most hyped of these "serious" challenges came this month when former boxer Laila Ali, the...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 10:07 PM
For just the fourth time in Ultimate Fighting Championship history, and yet the third time in Ronda Rousey’s last four fights, undefeated combatants will square off for a UFC title.
According to multiple outlets’ reports on Thursday, Rousey...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 12:38 PM
Undefeated UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will fight Bethe Correia at UFC 190 in Rio de Janiero, UFC President Dana White announced Friday.
Rousey (11-0), of Venice, will take on Correia (9-0) on Aug. 1 in the main event in Correia's home...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 8:04 AM
The Times' MMA rankings for March:
- Cain Velasquez
- Fabricio Werdum
- Junior Dos Santos
- Travis Browne
- Stipe Miocic
- Josh Barnett
- Mark Hunt
- Ben Rothwell
- Alistair Overeem
- Andrei Arlovski
| Mar 11, 2015
| 9:13 PM
The last year has been a long, twisty road for Rafael dos Anjos, from a loss in Orlando to the precipice of a championship.
The Brazilian will face Anthony Pettis for the UFC lightweight title Saturday at UFC 185.
Last winter, dos Anjos was riding a...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 11:21 AM
Anthony Pettis aspires to be the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s remedy to all those ailments that have sidelined other champions.
Pettis (18-2), the UFC’s lightweight belt-holder, will defend his title Saturday night at American Airlines...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 8:41 PM
Orlando’s Ben Saunders suffered an injury in training and will miss his scheduled UFC fight March 21, according to a report on Sherdog.com Friday.
Saunders had been set to face Erick Silva in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 62 in Rio de...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 6:00 AM
Anthony Johnson knows what redemption feels like, something like the first-round knockout blow he landed in January to stun the Ultimate Fighting Championship's top light-heavyweight challenger Alexander Gustafsson in his native Sweden.
On May 23 at MGM...