| Sep 21, 2013
| 10:15 AM
Jon "Bones" Jones will be a heavy favorite to defeat Alexander Gustafsson in a light-heavyweight championship bout Saturday night in Toronto. A victory would give him a record sixth successful title defense, eclipsing the mark set by Tito Ortiz.
| Sep 18, 2013
| 11:17 AM
Jon Jones exudes confidence.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship light-heavyweight champion knows he’s dealing with an aggressive stand-up fighter Saturday when he defends his belt for the sixth time against Sweden’s Alexander Gustafsson (15-...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 10:18 AM
Josh Barnett and Anthony Pettis shoot up in the latest MMA rankings, while Ronda Rousey continues to lead the women. A look at the rankings for each weight class:
1. Cain Velasquez
2. Junior Dos Santos
3. Fabricio Werdum
| Sep 11, 2013
| 1:30 PM
LAS VEGAS -- Will it set the record?
Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s anticipated junior-middleweight title fight Saturday against Mexico’s Saul “Canelo” Alvarez could threaten the 2.45 million pay-per-view buys valued at $137 million...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 8:42 AM
Brock Lesnar says he has "never been in the habit to look back."
So as he nears his return to a fighting stage Sunday at Staples Center, he's hyping fights differently from when he was the Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight champion.
| Jul 6, 2013
| 9:57 PM
UFC 162 takes place Saturday night from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, headlined by a UFC middleweight championship bout between Anderson Silva and Chris Weidman. Weidman's wrestling and submission game makes him the closest betting underdog to the...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Brenda Martinez of Rancho Cucamonga on Sunday became the first American woman to win a medal in the 800 at the world track and field championships, using a late kick to finish third at the Luzhniki Stadium track in Moscow on the final day of competition....
| Jul 19, 2013
| 5:39 PM
The Bee Gees are playing on Roy Englebrecht's office radio, but the 67-year-old sports promoter has a saying taped on his wall to assure he's not stuck in days gone by.
"Don't judge me by my past. I don't live there anymore."
Southland boxing fans...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Usain Bolt sprinted past Carl Lewis into the world track championship record book by completing a triple gold-medal performance Sunday in Moscow while anchoring Jamaica to victory in the 400-meter relay.
His march to greatness continues, and Bolt says...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 8:15 PM
BOSTON -- Chael Sonnen snapped a two-fight losing streak with a first-round submission victory over former Ultimate Fighting Championship light-heavyweight champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua on Saturday night at the TD Garden in a scheduled five-...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 7:14 AM
On April Fools’ Day of 2009, Martin Kampmann and Carlos Condit stood in the middle of the cage enduring the longest moments for an MMA fighter. After spending 15 competitive minutes trying to knock out or submit their opponent, all they could do now...