| Jan 9, 2014
| 2:44 PM
Ronda Rousey posted a video of her first staredown this week with Feb. 22 challenger Sara McMann, and the scowl that seemed painted on the UFC women’s bantamweight champion’s face for the last year was replaced by shared laughter with her...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 3:40 PM
The boos that washed loudly over Ronda Rousey seconds after she beat Miesha Tate by armbar submission on Dec. 28 -- and then decided not to shake the extended hand of the vanquished -- were deafening.
As Venice’s Rousey (8-0) now prepares for...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 9:11 PM
It’s been less than two weeks since “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey spectacularly defended her Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s bantamweight championship against archrival Miesha Tate.
It’s been nary three weeks since she was in...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 7:53 PM
UC Irvine Pregame
Vs. Cal State Northridge
Thursday at Bren Events Center, 7 p.m.
The host Anteaters (12-7, 3-0 in the Big West Conference) are unbeaten in five January games and share the Big West lead with Cal Poly San Luis Obispo coming in.
| Jan 23, 2014
| 11:48 PM
Twenty games into a college career already draped with mythology, UC Irvine's 7-foot-6 Goliath has already established some Mamadou's and don'ts.
The don'ts include extreme caution for opponents when entering the vicinity of the basket, before which the...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:07 AM
Travis Browne took another step on his path to elite heavyweight contender status with an upset win over respected veteran Josh Barnett at the end of last year. Browne knocked out Barnett with elbows, the third straight opponent he has rendered...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 10:17 PM
Just two days earlier, “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey was in the center of a media storm that descended upon the Glendale Fighting Club for her open workout.
On Wednesday, Rousey was back at it, joining opponent Sara McMann, along with Daniel...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 10:16 AM
Now it truly is a Ronda Rousey card.
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship light-heavyweight title-holder Rashad Evans has withdrawn from the Feb. 22 UFC 170 card at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas with a leg injury.
That scraps Evans’ co-main event...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 6:54 AM
Todd Martin has released his MMA rankings for February, days before the Ronda Rousey-Sara McMann fight. Will Rousey be able to keep her No. 1 ranking?
1. Cain Velasquez
2. Junior Dos Santos
3. Daniel Cormier
| Oct 19, 2013
| 5:06 PM
This is the third in a series of articles examining the experiences of local fighters and coaches on “The Ultimate Fighter,” whether in past seasons or the current. The current season, “The Ultimate Fighter 18,” airs Wednesdays...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 2:30 PM
After bringing out a fresh face in UFC star Ronda Rousey to join the cast of "Fast & Furious 7," Universal has moved onto veteran actor to join its acting ranks with Kurt Russell in negotiations to join the next installment.
No description on who Russell...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Djimon Hounsou is set to join the cast of Universal's "Fast & Furious 7."
The cast already includes Ronda Rousey, Kurt Russell and Jason Statham.
Most of the franchise's top talent are returning for "Fast & Furious 7,â³ including Vin Diesel, Paul...