MIXED martial arts and boxing are back in business in Nevada.The Nevada Athletic Commission unanimously agreed on Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time) to allow two UFC events and two Top Rank boxing shows in Las Vegas over the next two weeks.The ...
May 28, 2020
MMA
RIO DE JANEIRO - Amanda Nunes of Brazil has beaten American Raquel Pennington to defend her UFC bantamweight title for the third time.The heavily favored Brazilian won by technical knockout in the fifth round early on Sunday in front of her home ...
May 13, 2018
MMA
UFC star Ronda Rousey's next fight could come in a WWE ring.WWE executive Paul Levesque, better known as wrestling superstar Triple H, had dinner with Rousey in Los Angeles on Tuesday night, again fueling speculation that UFC's ...
Jan 11, 2018
MMA
JON Jones has tested positive for a banned substance, according to reports on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time).The UFC said in a statement it has been informed by the US Anti-Doping Agency of a potential violation by Jones after testing an ...
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Aug 23, 2017
MMA
UNIONDALE, New York - Chris Weidman submitted Kelvin Gastelum with an arm triangle choke at 3:45 of the third round on Saturday night (Sunday, Manila time) in a UFC on Fox event at Nassau Coliseum.Weidman the former Hofstra wrestler fighting just ...
Jul 23, 2017
MMA
SACRAMENTO - Michelle Waterson (14-4) won with a rear-naked choke over Paige VanZant in the first round of their scheduled five-round fight in the main event of UFC Fight Night on Saturday (Sunday, Manila time).Waterson, No. 11 in the ...
Dec 18, 2016
MMA
SACRAMENTO - Sporting his traditional look of cornrowed hair and movie star smile that made him one of the sport's most popular figures, Urijah Faber proved he can still get it done in the octagon.The California Kid also showed he ...
Dec 18, 2016
MMA
LAS VEGAS - Conor McGregor got his revenge. Now he wants a third fight on his terms.McGregor avenged for his loss to Diaz by outpointing him Saturday night (Sunday, Manila time) at UFC 202 in a rematch of their two-round welterweight ...
Aug 21, 2016
MMA
UFC has named Michael Bisping as the new opponent for Luke Rockhold in the UFC 199 middleweight championship bout.Bisping replaced Chris Weidman after the former champ withdrew from the fight this week because of an injury. Weidman wrote on his Facebook ...
May 19, 2016
MMA
ANDERSON Silva is out of UFC 198 in Brazil on Saturday due to abdominal pain that may require surgery.UFC president Dana White confirmed the development to Yahoo Sports on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time).Scheduled to take on Uriah Hall of Jamaica, ...
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May 11, 2016
MMA
CONOR McGregor is officially out of UFC 200. His fighting future remained unclear.McGregor, one of the biggest draws in UFC, created a stir on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time) when he tweeted that retirement was on the horizon and the UFC later ...
Apr 20, 2016
MMA
LOS ANGELES - UFC bantamweight champion Miesha Tate will make her first title defense against Amanda Nunes at UFC 200 on July 9.The mixed martial arts promotion added the matchup to its milestone show on Wednesday night (Thursday, Manila time).Tate (18- ...
Apr 7, 2016
MMA
LOS ANGELES - Conor McGregor is getting a rematch with Nate Diaz at UFC 200 in July.The promotion also announced on Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time) that Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar will meet for the interim featherweight title on the same card. ...
Mar 31, 2016
MMA
Nate Diaz defeats Conor McGregor via submission, scoring the win with a rear-naked choke at 4:12 of the second round of their UFC 196 showdown on Saturday (Sunday, Manila time).Diaz ended McGregor's 15-fight winning streak.The fight ...
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Mar 6, 2016
MMA
BOSTON - Dominick Cruz regained the UFC bantamweight title on Sunday night (Monday, Manila time), outpointing T.J. Dillashaw by split decision at the TD Garden.Cruz (21-1) received winning scores of 48-47 and 49-46, and the other judge scored ...
Jan 18, 2016
MMA
LOS ANGELES - UFC bantamweight champion Holly Holm will take another fight before her much-anticipated rematch with Ronda Rousey.UFC President Dana White announced the plan Wednesday night (Thursday, Manila time) on Fox Sports 1, the UFC's corporate broadcast partner. ...
Jan 7, 2016
MMA
RONDA Rousey took to Twitter to speak publicly thank her supporters after the shock loss to Holly Holm, vowing to be back although she says she needs a little time off.The 28-year-old Rousey had to skip the post-fight ...
Nov 16, 2015
MMA
MELBOURNE, Australia - Holly Holm pulled off a stunning upset victory over Ronda Rousey in UFC 193, knocking out the women's bantamweight champion in the second round with a powerful kick to the head on Sunday.The fight started at a ...
Nov 15, 2015
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