MMA

Hawaii’s Lee to defend title against Huang in Thailand

Hawaiian Angela Lee will defend her women’s atomweight title against Taiwan’s Jenny Huang when ONE Championship hosts its second mixed martial arts promotion in Thailand March 11.

What’s behind Ronda Rousey’s reclusive behavior?

Ronda Rousey has been swarmed by an avalanche of criticism following her mystique-shattering knockout loss to Holly Holm last year. The piling on has intensified due to her reclusive behavior, including comments restricted to chummy, high-profile chats on network television.

Faber goes out on top, winning last UFC fight

Sporting his traditional look of cornrowed hair and movie star smile that made him one of the sport’s most popular figures, Urijah Faber proved he can still get it done in the octagon.

Holloway takes interim featherweight title at UFC 206

The garrulous Hawaiian scored a knockout over Anthony Pettis 4:50 into the third round for the interim featherweight championship in the co-main event at UFC 206 on Saturday night.

New markets figure in ONE Championship’s 2017 MMA schedule

Asia’s leading mixed martial arts promoter ONE Championship has added events in Vietnam and Shanghai to its schedule for 2017 and expects to soon confirm dates in Japan and South Korea as it expands into new markets.

White says ‘fight factory’ can endure McGregor layoff, cloudy Rousey future

Conor McGregor appears headed to an extended layoff awaiting the birth of his first child, due in May. Ronda Rousey has said her fight clock is ticking to zero. And former light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones is sidelined until July for a doping case.

McGregor KOs Alvarez to take second UFC belt

Conor McGregor knocked out Eddie Alvarez in the second round to win the UFC lightweight title and become the first two-class champion in the promotion’s history.

Philly’s Alvarez primed for fight of his life at UFC 205

Eddie Alvarez waited to feel the magnitude of the moment as he stood eye-to-eye with Conor McGregor on a Madison Square Garden stage. Alvarez, hyping the biggest fight of his career, wondered if nervousness would kick in as he stared down McGregor.

Champion Nunes Braces for Rousey’s Return

Amanda Nunes is the one wearing the UFC women’s bantamweight belt, not Ronda Rousey.

Rousey to return for title fight

Ronda Rousey will return to the UFC on Dec. 30 in Las Vegas, fighting Amanda Nunes for the bantamweight title.