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Fallon Fox and the Legacy of Satchel Paige

Brynn Tannehill | Posted 12.16.2014 | Gay Voices
Brynn Tannehill

Just how good is Fallon Fox? We will probably never know. Just like Satchel Paige the odds are we will still be arguing this 30 after she has passed away.

UFC Eyes Female Demo With Friday Strawweight Coronation

Dan Shapiro | Posted 12.11.2014 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

According to the census bureau, there are currently more than 35-million women ages 18-34 living in the United States. And after Friday, one of them will be wearing a brand new UFC championship belt.

Lawler Wins UFC Title, Pettis Retains Belt at UFC 181

Dan Shapiro | Posted 12.09.2014 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

For the second time in nine months, welterweights Robbie Lawler and Johny Hendricks squared off in a heated 25-minute battle. But unlike their first encounter, Lawler exited the victor, winning his first UFC title after debuting with the promotion twelve years ago.

Lawler Reflects on MMA Career Ahead of UFC 181 Title Tilt

Dan Shapiro | Posted 12.04.2014 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

Back when UFC welterweight Robbie Lawler first began competing in professional mixed martial arts in 2001, the biggest shows took place on Fridays, and fighters possessed anonymity.

Breaking Down UFC 181

Dan Shapiro | Posted 11.30.2014 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

A four-time NCAA Division-I All American at Oklahoma State University, Hendricks is an elite wrestler with tremendous knockout power in his left hand, who displayed improved boxing and low kicks during his last outing against Lawler.

Fake it 'Til You Make it Is for Cheaters and Wimps: 7 Habits to Create Real Change Using Aikido & Martial Arts Principles

Susan Harrow | Posted 11.25.2014 | Business
Susan Harrow

Instead of faking it 'til you make it, consider the advice of the late musician Jeff Buckley who said, "Be awake enough to see where you are at any given time and how that is beautiful and has poetry inside even in places you hate."

Bonnar Gets His Man at Bellator 131 Comeback

Dan Shapiro | Posted 11.14.2014 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

For years, light heavyweight Stephan Bonnar dreamed of squaring off with Tito Ortiz. But despite numerous attempts to secure a matchup against the former world champion, the contest never materialized.

Breaking Down UFC 180

Dan Shapiro | Posted 11.11.2014 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

The UFC's interim heavyweight championship is on the line this Saturday, November 15, as challengers Mark Hunt and Fabricio Werdum headline UFC 180 at Arena Ciudad de México.

Breaking Down UFC 179

Dan Shapiro | Posted 12.20.2014 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

Now some 34 months later, the pair are set to collide in a second installment, and all eyes will be watching to see if Mendes can unseat the UFC's longest reigning champion.

Breaking Down UFC 178

Dan Shapiro | Posted 11.24.2014 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson puts his belt on the line for the second time in three months this Saturday, September 27.

Meet The Iraqi Refugee-Turned-UFC Fighter

espnW | Posted 09.23.2014 | Sports
Read More: Mma, Sports News

Randa Markos didn't have much of a childhood. War will do that to a kid. In the late 1980s, near the end of the Iran-Iraq War, Markos and her famil...

UFC Unveils Strawweight Championship Tournament

Dan Shapiro | Posted 11.08.2014 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

Twenty-one years after the the Ultimate Fighting Championship broadcast its first open-weight competition in 1993, the world's largest MMA promotion is returning to its roots with a single-elimination tournament to crown its initial women's 115-pound title holder.

Breaking Down UFC 177

Dan Shapiro | Posted 10.25.2014 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

It was just three months ago, at UFC 173, that Dillashaw captured the title with a near-perfect finish of Barao. On that night, Dillashaw demonstrated superior speed and striking. Now it remains to be seen if he can deliver a repeat performance.

WATCH: The Personal Story Of 'Rowdy Rhonda Rousey'

espnW | Posted 07.29.2014 | Sports

On Feb. 23, 2013, Ronda Rousey made history by becoming the UFC's first female bantamweight champion. After locking up her signature armbar on Liz Car...

The Ultimate Wedding Entrance Courtesy Of UFC Announcer Bruce Buffer

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 05.22.2014 | Weddings

Bruce Buffer, the Octagon announcer for UFC, is a man who has made a living off of getting people hyped. So who better to get wedding guests psyche...

MMA Fighter Stuns Crowd And Opponent

The Huffington Post | Arman Walia | Posted 05.21.2014 | Sports

An amateur MMA fighter recently couldn't help but feel sympathetic to his opponent he was pummeling. So he stopped a match to prevent him from getting...

In God (and Winnie the Pooh) I Trust

Greg Barrett | Posted 07.01.2014 | Religion
Greg Barrett

When I truly believe that the power of the universe resides within me (this belief waxes and wanes apparently) I act in such a way that I am able to tap it. Jesus or the Buddha or Winnie the Pooh, these are merely conduits for the almighty energy that lies in wait.

WATCH: These Pastors Love Fighting And Jesus

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 04.06.2014 | Religion

The upcoming documentary "Fight Church" released its official trailer this week, and it provides a fascinating window into the unusual world of fighti...

Do Transgender Athletes Have an Unfair Advantage?

Brynn Tannehill | Posted 05.07.2014 | Gay Voices
Brynn Tannehill

Perhaps no transgender issue brings out more anger than the idea of transgender women competing in athletics. This was evident again when a female transgender CrossFit athlete was told, in writing, by the CrossFit governing body that she cannot compete as a woman.

100-Man Fight Tells the Story of Judd Reid and the Real Life Kumite

Norm Schriever | Posted 04.21.2014 | Entertainment
Norm Schriever

Every once in a great while a story comes along that defies our collective imagination, forcing us to recalibrate the limits of the human condition. ...

Retirement A Nasty Fight for MMA Forefather Dan 'The Beast' Severn

Brian DAmbrosio | Posted 03.25.2014 | Sports
Brian DAmbrosio

Call it a precise and multifaceted mix of unlocked fearlessness and inflicted pain, an existence rooted in the efficacy of violence. No matter how you view it, there is no part of Dan Severn's past that can be considered too banal to merit discussion.

MMA Fighter Fends Off 4 Home Invaders, Kills 1: Police

Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

A New Mexico mixed martial arts fighter can say he's 4-0 at home after pummeling four intruders who broke into his mobile home. Police said that one o...

Silva Sends Out Classy, Heartbreaking Tweet After Injury

Posted 01.25.2014 | Sports

By Brian Josephs, Complex Sports Anderson Silva's leg injury was shocking for some and tragic to others. The former champion isn't just focused on ...

Gruesome Leg Injury Ends UFC Title Fight

AP | GREG BEACHAM | Posted 02.27.2014 | Sports

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Chris Weidman defended his UFC middleweight title when Anderson Silva broke his left leg on a kick in the second round, ending UFC ...

Time For Silva To Get Serious?

AP | GREG BEACHAM | Posted 12.27.2013 | Sports

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The last time Anderson Silva clowned around in the octagon, Chris Weidman dropped him on his back and took away his UFC middleweigh...