| Apr 26, 2014
| 8:43 PM
Following 15 minutes of a hard-fought Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s bantamweight bout, Glendale Fighting Club’s Jessamyn “The Gun” Duke thought she would have her hand raised.
Instead, for the first time, Duke was...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Letter writer Patrick Lynch and others with the same mindset ("UFC is borderline barbarism," April 29) should know that the UFC has been around since 1993 and there has yet to be a single death inside the Octagon or a fighter who has died due to their...
| May 4, 2014
| 6:39 PM
Jose Aldo, the Ultimate Fighting Championship's dominant featherweight champion, will defend his belt in a rematch against top-ranked contender Chad Mendes of Sacramento on Aug. 2 at Staples Center in UFC 176.
Aldo (24-1) is the UFC's second-ranked...
| May 5, 2014
| 12:38 AM
GLENDALE - When first she heard about the “Four Horsewomen Clinic,” Ruby Diaz knew she would be there.
“I saw that Ronda Rousey was having a clinic on Instagram. Automatically, I was like, I’m going, there’s no way I’...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 7:09 AM
Saturday's fight between Joseph Benavidez and Tim Elliott has all the makings of a duel worth watching before the Jon Jones-Glover Teixeira showdown.
In one corner you have Benavidez, who's ranked the No. 2 contender in his weight class and eager to...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 11:17 AM
For the last three years, MMA’s heavyweight division has been dominated by two men: UFC champion Cain Velasquez and former UFC champion Junior Dos Santos. With the trilogy between those two men now complete, the division is open for the rise of a...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 3:28 PM
Jon Jones isn’t in the business of keeping everyone happy anymore.
The personable Ultimate Fighting Championship light-heavyweight champion was subjected to criticism from those who believed he didn’t deserve the unanimous-decision victory...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 7:38 AM
In this month's MMA rankings, Fabricio Werdum moves up in the heavyweight top 10 after he looked spectacular at times on Satruday, showcasing dangerous striking with his already excellent groundwork to defeat Travis Browne by lopsided decision. Now Werdum...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 5:12 PM
Georges St-Pierre, who vacated the UFC welterweight title after a controversial win over Johny Hendricks in November, has torn the anterior-cruciate ligament in his left knee during a training session.
The former mixed martial arts champion from...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Renan Barao, the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s bantamweight champion, will defend his belt against Cal State Fullerton product T.J. Dillashaw in the new UFC 173 main event May 24 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
UFC President Dana White finalized the...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 8:10 PM
The ball teetered on the lip of the 16th hole at Augusta National Golf Club.
It was 2005, and after Tiger Woods' now-famous chip shot fell in for a birdie and Woods went on to win the Masters for the fourth time, Jim Michaelian made a decision.