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Man Tries To Steal Phone From Female MMA Fighter, Regrets It

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 09.03.2015 | Sports

Don't steal. But if you're going to steal, maybe steer clear of professional MMA fighters. Monique Bastos laid down some serious karmic justice i...

Breaking Down UFC 191: Johnson vs. Dodson

Dan Shapiro | Posted 09.03.2015 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is back in action on Saturday, September 5, headlining the UFC 191 main card against a familiar foe, challenger John Dodson.

Paving the Road with Gold

Carmen Lehtimaki | Posted 09.02.2015 | College
Carmen Lehtimaki

In a couple of weeks I will begin my last full year of graduate school. It feels exciting and rewarding, but there is a large sense of pressure that tags along with it, as well. I did well this past year. However, I saw many opportunities I didn't partake in.

MMA Fighter To Return To Ring After Helping Pygmy People In Africa

NBC Sports | Justin Block | Posted 08.28.2015 | Sports

Justin Wren returns to the mixed martial arts ring this weekend after a five-year hiatus during which he lived as one with the Pygmy people in Africa,...

Ronda Rousey On Overcoming An Eating Disorder And Making It In A Male-Dominated World

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 08.11.2015 | Women

Ronda Rousey isn't afraid to share the most personal details of her life.  During her August 10 Reddit AMA, the MMA fighter talked about everythi...

Ronda Rousey’s Encouraging Words For Children With Speech Impediments

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 08.11.2015 | Sports

As a child, Ronda Rousey overcame childhood apraxia of speech (CAS), a motor speech disorder that makes it harder for kids to say sounds, syllables a...

Inside A Florida Fight Club's Quest For The High Seas

Rolling Stone | Jade Walker | Posted 08.07.2015 | Sports
Read More: Mma, Sports News

  It was supposed to happen on the Blood Boat. Two cruises, departing June 3 and June 5. The Bimini SuperFast, three days round-trip, with a stop...

Another Look At Ronda Rousey's 34-Second Take Down Of Bethe Correia

The Huffington Post | Lucy McCalmont | Posted 08.06.2015 | Sports

Note: The fan video has since been removed by YouTube for copyright reasons.  The good news is that Ronda Rousey is dominating her sport in such ...

Ronda Rousey Finds It Hilarious When Her Body Is Called 'Masculine'

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 07.31.2015 | Sports

Ronda Rousey continues to brush aside any body-shamers who feel like the undefeated UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion is too "masculine."  Wrappi...

HBO Investigation Finds MMA Fighters Commit Domestic Abuse At Rates Far Exceeding NFL Players

The Huffington Post | Lucy McCalmont | Posted 07.22.2015 | Sports

It's been nearly a year since Christy Mack suffered a horrific attack on August 8, 2014, allegedly at the hands of her former partner, ...

Mir Devastates Duffee with Knockout at UFC San Diego

Dan Shapiro | Posted 07.17.2015 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

At 36 years old, former two-time UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir has re-invented himself as a striker.

The Story Behind Ronda Rousey's Floyd Mayweather Diss At The ESPYs

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 07.17.2015 | Sports

Whether she's in the ring or on the red carpet, Ronda Rousey sure knows when to launch a perfectly timed attack. The UFC women’s bantamweight ch...

Breaking Down UFC San Diego: Mir vs. Duffee

Dan Shapiro | Posted 07.14.2015 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

Mir (17-9, 15-9 UFC), a former titleholder, is one of the most prolific MMA submission artists in UFC history, having finished eight fights on account of his high level Brazilian jiu jitsu.

McGregor Takes Interim Title at UFC 189, Lawler Retains Belt

Dan Shapiro | Posted 07.13.2015 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

The legend of UFC featherweight Conor McGregor continues to grow, and the proportions are now beyond epic.

Thompson Thrills With Spinning Finish, Usman Wins TUF Crown

Dan Shapiro | Posted 07.13.2015 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

UFC welterweight Stephen Thompson lived up to his Wonderboy moniker at The Ultimate Fighter 21 finale.

Breaking Down UFC 189: McGregor vs. Mendes

Dan Shapiro | Posted 07.06.2015 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

After six months of heated buildup between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor, it was an injured rib that ended up getting the better of the featherweight champion.

Shamrock, Slice Headline Bellator 138

Dan Shapiro | Posted 06.17.2015 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

The legendary Ken Shamrock, he of UFC 1 fame and half of mixed martial arts' first major rivalry, returns to action on Friday, June 19, and no one is more excited than Bellator President Scott Coker and featherweight champion Patricio "Pitbull" Freire.

Breaking Down UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum

Dan Shapiro | Posted 06.08.2015 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez returns to action for the first time in 20 months on Saturday, June 13, set to headline the UFC 188 main event.

Breaking Down UFC 187: Johnson vs. Cormier

Dan Shapiro | Posted 05.18.2015 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

One thing is for certain. The Ultimate Fighting Championship will crown a new light heavyweight champion on May 23 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Whether it's Anthony Johnson or Daniel Cormier who captures title in the UFC 187 main event remains to be seen.

How Ronda Rousey Fought Back After Discovering Nude Photos Of Her

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 05.13.2015 | Sports

She fought for control.

Breaking Down UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi

Dan Shapiro | Posted 06.21.2015 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to Montreal, Quebec, Canada for the first time in over two years on Saturday, April 25, with flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson headlining the UFC 186 card against challenger Kyoji Horiguchi.

Mike Tyson: 'Ronda Rousey Might Kick My A**'

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 03.12.2015 | Sports

It takes a real man to admit that.

Breaking Down UFC 185: Pettis vs. Dos Anjos

Dan Shapiro | Posted 05.11.2015 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

Last losing in June 2011, Pettis has improved his takedown defense and wrestling, evolving into a complete mixed martial artist; however, Dos Anjos is equally well rounded.

Rousey Taps Zingano, Defends Title at UFC 184

Dan Shapiro | Posted 05.02.2015 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

It's only fitting, that on women's MMA's biggest day, UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey delivered the finest performance of her career. Needing all of 14 seconds to finish Cat Zingano in the UFC 184 main event, Rousey bested her own personal stoppage record by two full seconds.

Bua-ism and the Matrix: Art Meets MMA

Dan Shapiro | Posted 04.28.2015 | Arts
Dan Shapiro

Imagining a Venn diagram of combat sports and painting, it's difficult to conceptualize any logical correlation between the two art forms. Martial arts favor heavy, powerful strikes, while visual arts prefer the finesse of light, deft strokes.