| Jul 3, 2014
| 7:06 PM
“Busy, busy,” is how Edmond Tarverdyan describes the burgeoning summer inside the windowed walls of the Glendale Fighting Club.
He pauses, before continuing his description: “Busy, busy, busy.”
Having piloted and owned the...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 6:32 PM
Ronda Rousey’s recent blitz through the best Ultimate Fighting Championship competition has led the organization to recruit a new contender.
UFC President Dana White on Thursday posted on his Twitter account a signed contract and a photo of...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 3:46 PM
Perhaps lost in the dominance that has defined the tour de force that has been Ronda Rousey’s mixed-martial-arts career and subsequent UFC championship reign is the marked improvement in her thus-far superior game.
But in the days leading into...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 9:45 PM
By all rights, this should be a slow period for mixed martial arts. The late cancellation of UFC 176 puts us right in the middle of a 49-day gap between pay-per-view shows, and by lunchtime Monday, the biggest news of the week looked to involve a pro...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Chris Weidman and Ronda Rousey are a combined 20-0 in mixed martial arts fights. Each owns an Ultimate Fighting Championship belt they will defend Saturday night in Las Vegas.
Middleweight champion Weidman (11-0), who'll be challenged by former UFC...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 9:27 PM
LAS VEGAS — If ever there was a doubt to the dominance in which “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey rules the UFC women’s bantamweight division, she answered those doubts with brutal certainty Saturday night.
In all of 16 seconds, Rousey knocked...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 10:30 AM
HONG KONG - The Pinewood Iskandar Malaysia Studios and local Malaysian TV giant Astro have struck a five year services and utilization agreement.
Astro Productions, part of the Astro Malaysia pay-TV, radio, film and publishing conglomerate, will become...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 7:58 PM
He was once one of the most gifted athletes in the city of Bethlehem; a football and wrestling standout who was strong, fast and determined.
He played football for Bob Stem and wrestled for Tony Iasiello at Bethlehem Catholic and then transferred to...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 4:48 PM
The Sports Xchange
Jones-Cormier rescheduled due to injury
A leg injury to UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has scuttled a much-anticipated title fight with top challenger Daniel Cormier.
Jones (20-1) and Cormier (15-0) were scheduled to...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 4:40 PM
“I was rowdy before rowdy was cool!”
- WWE Hall of Famer “Rowdy” Roddy Piper
LAS VEGAS — It was the first time sitting down with Ronda Rousey and the second time interviewing her.
Without a shred of doubt, she said she...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 11:46 PM
INGLEWOOD – One mixed-martial-arts career got off to a smashing start on Sunday night, while another took a stunning turn.
Muay Thai kickboxing champion Jemyma Betrian, training out of Glendale Fighting Club, was absolutely sensational in...