| Feb 11, 2014
| 7:33 PM
LOS ANGELES — As the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia are well underway across the globe, “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey is well underway in her preparation for her own Olympic showdown.
Rousey, a former two-time Olympic judoka and the first...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 6:32 PM
One could argue that for a championship bout with such provocative story lines and pedigrees, Ronda Rousey’s UFC 170 main event against Sara McMann has had less than three months of build-up.
In reality, many would contend that the impending...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 3:42 PM
LAS VEGAS — One of the entertaining signatures of a Ronda Rousey fight is the menacing glare she maintains on her ring walk from her arena dressing room to the octagon.
Rousey, in an exclusive interview with The Times on Friday less than three...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 6:54 AM
Todd Martin has released his MMA rankings for February, days before the Ronda Rousey-Sara McMann fight. Will Rousey be able to keep her No. 1 ranking?
1. Cain Velasquez
2. Junior Dos Santos
3. Daniel Cormier
| Mar 6, 2014
| 8:25 AM
UFC women's champion Ronda Rousey, the biggest active star in MMA, could put an end to Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s unbeaten streak.
During an interview on Power 106 FM, Rousey was asked what her game plan would be if the battle of unbeaten fighters ever took...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 6:30 PM
UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez has rounded out the cast of Universal's "Term Life" starring Vince Vaughn and Hailee Steinfeld.
Pic also stars Shea Whigham, Jonathan Banks, Bill Paxton and William Levy.
Peter Billingsley will direct from a...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 11:07 AM
SACRAMENTO -- While under investigation for allegedly taking bribes last year, state Sen. Ronald S. Calderon (D-Montebello) openly accepted $6,827 in legal gifts, including concert and fight tickets, expensive meals and travel from special interests,...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Welcome to Between the Ropes, a blog that will focus on the latest WWE and MMA news. My name is Brian Fritz, and I have been chronicling pro wrestling and mixed martial arts for 16 years via a variety of blogs and radio shows, including here with the...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 10:43 AM
Hours after Nevada disallowed fighters from therapeutic-use exemptions for testosterone, Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight title challenger Vitor Belfort of Brazil withdrew from his scheduled May 24 championship shot at Chris Weidman.
| Feb 18, 2014
| 4:23 AM
HBO has picked up Freedom grad Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's pilot for a series about current and retired athletes living in Miami. The half-hour series called "Ballers" will star Johnson, a former Miami Hurricanes football player, and is co-produced by.......
| Feb 27, 2014
| 8:53 PM
And with that traditional opening from UFC ring announcer Bruce Buffer, welcome to the Ground & Pound blog, your new home for mixed martial arts coverage at the Sentinel.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship is coming to Amway Center on April 19, and I...