Stories tagged: ufc
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017
Germaine de Randamie defeated Holly Holm by unanimous decision in a clinch-filled bout at UFC 208 to become the first featherweight champion in the woman’s division.
Fri., Feb. 10, 2017
Holly Holm can become the first two-division champion in UFC women’s history when she fights Germaine de Randamie in the main event of UFC 208. Holm can join Conor McGregor, …
Wed., Feb. 8, 2017
Holly Holm can join Conor McGregor, Randy Couture and B.J. Penn as the only two-division champs in UFC history. Holm fights Germaine de Randamie in the maint event of UFC …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 2, 2017
Chan Sung Jung knows he won’t have an easy return to the octagon after a 3 1/2-year absence. Jung, back after a mandatory two-year military stint in his native South …
Sat., Jan. 28, 2017
Valentina Shevchenko stopped Julianna Pena with an armbar late in the second round Saturday night, establishing herself as the top contender for the UFC bantamweight title. Welterweight Jorge Masvidal also …
Fri., Jan. 27, 2017
No fighter stays busy like Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone, whether he’s locked inside the UFC cage or roaming the outdoor playground that is his life. After completing a perfect 2016, Cerrone …
Fri., Dec. 30, 2016
Ronda Rousey was stopped 48 seconds into her comeback fight Friday night, losing to bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes at UFC 207 on Friday night. Rousey returned from a 13-month absence …
Fri., Nov. 11, 2016
UFC storms into New York with perhaps the most loaded card in the promotion’s history. Conor McGregor fights UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez in the main event of UFC 205 …
Mon., Nov. 7, 2016
UFC interim light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will serve a doping ban until next July after an arbitration panel denied his appeal of a positive test.
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016
Kyrie Irving scored a season-high 32 points and the reigning NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers remained undefeated, beating the Houston Rockets 128-120 on Tuesday night.
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016
Ronda Rousey says her bantamweight title shot against Amanda Nunes at UFC 207 will be one of her final mixed martial arts bouts.
Wed., Oct. 12, 2016
Ronda Rousey will return to the UFC on Dec. 30 in Las Vegas, fighting Amanda Nunes for the bantamweight title.
Wed., Oct. 5, 2016
Former Cavaliers coach
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016
Early in what would become a tight test of a U.S. Open final in New York, Angelique Kerber sprinted forward to somehow reach a drop shot and scoop a down-the-line …
Tue., Sept. 6, 2016
Jozy Altidore scored twice in a three-minute span of the second half, Sacha Kljestan and Paul Arriola had goals and the United States beat Trinidad and Tobago 4-0 on Tuesday …
Sat., July 30, 2016
Tyron Woodley took the welterweight champion Robbie Lawler on Saturday night, stopping him with 2:12 left in the first round at UFC 201 at Philips Arena in Atlanta.
Sat., July 23, 2016
A traumatic start at Valentina Shevchenko’s training camp didn’t deter her from pulling off another shocking upset in the UFC women’s bantamweight division.
Thu., July 21, 2016
Holly Holm was the unforgettable champ for four months.
Fri., July 15, 2016
Tom Brady is giving up the legal fight on Deflategate, meaning the New England Patriots quarterback will miss the first four games of the season.
Mon., July 11, 2016
The UFC has been sold for approximately $4 billion to a group led by Hollywood talent agency WME-IMG.
Sat., July 9, 2016
LAS VEGAS – Brock Lesnar returned from a 4 1/2-year UFC absence with a unanimous-decision victory over Mark Hunt, and Amanda Nunes took the bantamweight title from Miesha Tate with …
Thu., July 7, 2016
Mirim Lee became the fifth golfer to shoot a round of 8-under par at the U.S. Women’s Open on Thursday when she made 10 birdies on the way to a …
Wed., July 6, 2016
Dwyane Wade is leaving the Miami Heat after 13 seasons and going home to Chicago after agreeing to terms on a contract with the Bulls on Wednesday night, a person …
Mon., June 27, 2016
Wed., June 15, 2016
Sun., June 5, 2016
A reporter says his credentials were revoked from a UFC fight over his report that WWE star and former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar was close to fighting again for …
Wed., May 18, 2016
Defender Christie Rampone is returning to the U.S. women’s team for the first time since September.
Tue., May 17, 2016
The Washington Redskins released
Sat., May 14, 2016
Stipe Miocic of the United States has beaten Brazil’s Fabricio Werdum in front of his shocked home crowd and is the new UFC heavyweight champion.
Wed., April 27, 2016
UFC is replacing its canceled Conor McGregor fight for another rematch, Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier for the light heavyweight title at UFC 200.