| Mar 6, 2014
| 8:25 AM
UFC women's champion Ronda Rousey, the biggest active star in MMA, could put an end to Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s unbeaten streak.
During an interview on Power 106 FM, Rousey was asked what her game plan would be if the battle of unbeaten fighters ever took...
| 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
| Mar 5, 2014
| 6:30 PM
UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez has rounded out the cast of Universal's "Term Life" starring Vince Vaughn and Hailee Steinfeld.
Pic also stars Shea Whigham, Jonathan Banks, Bill Paxton and William Levy.
Peter Billingsley will direct from a...
| 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...
| 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,...
| 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...
| 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.
| Feb 27, 2014
| 8:53 PM
And with that traditional opening from UFC ring announcer Bruce Buffer, welcome to the Ground & Pound blog, your new home for mixed martial arts coverage at the Sentinel.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship is coming to Amway Center on April 19, and I...
| 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 24, 2014
| 9:35 AM
Ronda Rousey’s rapid 66-second knockout of Sara McMann on Saturday night in UFC 170 leaves the Ultimate Fighting Championship with a stiff challenge.
Can it find a quality contender?
Rousey (9-0), who won by dropping McMann with a liver shot...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Good morning readers. Today is Monday, Feb. 24. The warm weather winter continues with a high of 79 and low of 48, though rain is expected later in the week. While you get ready for the week, check out these headlines from around the area:
| Feb 24, 2014
| 8:32 AM
Gilbert Melendez, the San Jose-based Ultimate Fighting Championship second-ranked lightweight, has struck a contract deal with the organization.
Melendez will participate in “The Ultimate Fighter,” a reality television series, against...