- UFC replaces nixed McGregor fight with Jones-Cormier rematch Updated: Apr-27-16 4:48 pm
NEW YORK - UFC replaced its canceled Conor McGregor fight for another rematch, Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier for the light heavyweight title at UFC 200.
- Former refugee wants to earn Rio taekwondo medal as Belgian Updated: Apr-27-16 7:29 am
BRUSSELS - For a refugee, competing in the Olympics is an improbable dream. Now, former Iranian taekwondo fighter Raheleh Asemani seeks to go one better - earn a medal for her newly adopted nation, Belgium.
- Boxing, football legends hail research into brain damage Updated: Apr-26-16 3:45 pm
WASHINGTON - Former football star Herschel Walker and former heavyweight champion Larry Holmes say they are all too aware of the toll that blows to the head can take on an athlete's brain.
- Jones unanimously outpoints Saint Preux at UFC 197 Updated: Apr-24-16 2:28 am
LAS VEGAS - Jon Jones unanimously outpointed Ovince Saint Preux on Saturday night at UFC 197 to take the interim light heavyweight title in his return to the octagon.
- Tai chi: Movement for body, mind and spirit Updated: Apr-23-16 10:32 am
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Moving in synchronized slow motion, about a dozen men and women make gentle, flowing gestures with their bodies as soothing music helps create a feeling of peace and harmony.
- Conor McGregor a no-show, and off of UFC 200 Updated: Apr-22-16 7:27 pm
LAS VEGAS - Conor McGregor's seat was vacant, and so now is his spot headlining the big UFC 200 card this summer.
- UFC superstar McGregor not retired, wants less promo demands Updated: Apr-21-16 3:37 pm
UFC fans, rejoice. Conor McGregor is not retired.
- McGregor pulled from UFC 200; tweets retirement talk Updated: Apr-19-16 9:27 pm
Conor McGregor is officially out of UFC 200. His fighting future remained unclear.
- Glover Teixeria stops Rashad Evans in UFC bout Updated: Apr-16-16 11:55 pm
TAMPA, Florida - Glover Teixeria stopped Rashad Evans at 1:48 in the first round of a UFC Light Heavyweight title eliminator match Saturday night at Amalie Arena.
- Combate Americas lands deal to air on UFC Fight Pass Updated: Apr-15-16 7:57 pm
A mixed-martial arts promotion geared toward Hispanic fighters and fans in the United States has signed a deal to air events on UFC Fight Pass.
- New York becomes last state to remove ban on pro MMA fights Updated: Apr-14-16 5:45 pm
ALBANY, New York - New York ended its ban on professional mixed martial arts - the last hold-out in the nation - opening the cages for major fights in its big venues and lower-level scraps across the state.
- Jury: Firefighter fraudulently collected disability pension Updated: Apr-12-16 5:56 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - A former firefighter accused of collecting a state disability pension while working as a martial arts instructor and participating in competitive mixed martial arts has been convicted of theft by deception.
- MMA fighter dies after KO in Dublin bout Updated: Apr-12-16 11:19 am
DUBLIN - A mixed martial arts fighter from Portugal died Tuesday, three days after being hospitalized with injuries from a fight.
- Miesha Tate to defend title belt vs Amanda Nunes at UFC 200 Updated: Apr-06-16 10:18 pm
LOS ANGELES - UFC bantamweight champion Miesha Tate will make her first title defense against Amanda Nunes at UFC 200 on July 9.
- Iverson, O'Neal and Yao lead group elected into Hall of Fame Updated: Apr-04-16 4:36 pm
HOUSTON - Despite being elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame on Monday, Allen Iverson knows he still won't be able to shake his infamous rant about practice.