the republic logo
follow in feedlyrss feed
Stories with subject: Women's martial arts
  • Holly Holm: Albuquerque 'supportive' in road to championship story has photos
    Updated: Nov-20-15 3:58 pm

    ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - As the city of Albuquerque plans a "homecoming celebration" for new UFC women's bantamweight champion Holly Holm, the New Mexico native said Friday that her hometown played a role in her road to capturing the belt from undefeated Ronda Rousey.

  • Taekwondo athletes sue USOC over sexual abuse 
    Updated: Oct-29-15 8:48 pm

    LOS ANGELES - Three female Taekwondo athletes are suing the U.S. Olympic Committee and other sports organizations, claiming none did enough to prevent them from being sexually molested by a coach while they were in training.