| Jan 30, 2014
| 8:52 PM
When you have two undefeated fighters decorated with Olympic medals, it would seem they are destined to square off.
That’s how Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White sees the impending Feb. 22 main event between UFC women’s...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 11:14 AM
It might seem an insane premise, but that’s never stopped Nick Diaz before.
The unpredictable Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight fighter from Stockton has lost his last two fights and doesn’t even occupy a position in the freshly...
| 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.
| Jan 31, 2014
| 10:35 PM
Jessamyn Duke has received her second Ultimate Fighting Championship assignment, according to multiple mixed-martial-arts websites and first reported by Brazilian site Combate on Thursday.
Duke is reported to be fighting Bethe Correia at UFC 172 on April...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 9:50 PM
UFC 169 takes place tonight from the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ. It is an effort by the UFC and Fox to tie the UFC into the week’s Super Bowl related events. The event is headlined by a pair of title fights. Bantamweight champion Renan Barao...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 9:42 AM
Thiago Silva, a 31-year-old Brazilian mixed martial artist, was being held without bond Saturday in a Florida jail after allegedly threatening his estranged wife with a gun Thursday.
Silva, who had his Ultimate Fighting Championship contract...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 9:05 PM
Regarded as a pioneer in the world of women’s mixed martial arts, Shayna Baszler has traveled a long and storied road that finally has itself an Ultimate Fighting Championship destination.
On Saturday, it was announced that Baszler, who...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 7:34 PM
LOS ANGELES – Marina Shafir might well have fought her final amateur bout.
Regardless, she most assuredly turned in the most complete performance of her amateur mixed-martial-arts career on Sunday night at the University of MMA’s Fight Night...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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,...