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Stories with subject: Mixed 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.

  • Bellator's Kato stunned by attacks in his Paris neighborhood 
    Updated: Nov-18-15 6:21 pm

    Hisaki Kato left his native Paris last week to travel to the biggest fight of his mixed martial arts career. When he touched down in New York, he learned that terrorists were killing dozens in the Bataclan concert hall - just down the street from his training gym.

  • UFC's Paige VanZant gets replacement opponent Rose Namajunas 
    Updated: Oct-29-15 5:50 pm

    LAS VEGAS - UFC strawweight Paige VanZant will fight fellow contender Rose Namajunas in the main event of a UFC Fight Night card on Dec. 10.