NBA forward Kevin Durant won two ESPY Awards, including male athlete of the year, and mixed martial arts star Ronda Rousey earned female athlete honors, becoming the first UFC fighter to claim a trophy in the biggest category at the show honoring the year’s best performances Wednesday.
Former WBO and IBA boxing world champion Ana Julaton will take on decorated wushu and kickboxing champion, Irina Mazepa in Dubai on Aug. 29.
By Celest Flores-Colina
Filipino mixed martial arts fighters Mark Muñoz and Mark Eddiva suffered defeats in separate Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) events early Sunday (Manila time).
By Mark Giongco
Is there room for mercy in the physical and often violent world of mixed martial arts (MMA)? For a Filipino fighter, there is.
Forty boxing gyms will be joining in over 300 bouts in Elorde’s Ultimate Knockout Challenge (UKC) XVI “Afterburn,” featuring amateur mixed martial arts, Muay Thai and boxing matches.
By Solmadrid Vazquez
Ana “The Hurricane” Julaton’s mixed martial arts debut is on May 2 at “One FC: Rise Of Heroes.” It will be broadcast live from Manila.
By June Navarro
Unable to cause a ripple in previous fights, Ernesto Montilla Jr. has now become a hot topic for the vacant Pacific Xtreme Combat flyweight title after downing former champion Ale Cali in PXC43 Saturday night at Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig.
By June Navarro
Vulnerable on the ground, Ale Cali has been working intensely on this weakness in his comeback fight in the Pacific Xtreme Combat 43 against unpredictable Ernesto Montilla Jr. at the Ynares Sports Arena on Saturday night.
Bay Area boxing star Ana “The Hurricane” Julaton is planning to test her fighting skills in the tougher and more rugged mixed martial arts (MMA).
An Ultimate Fighting Champion fighter was being held in a Florida jail Saturday, accused of threatening his wife with a gun, authorities said.
Broward County jail records show that Thiago Silva, 31, was being held without bond following his arrest Thursday on charges that included attempted murder, aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and obstruction without violence. But his attorney, Scott Saul, told The Associated Press that the charges were downgraded during a Friday court appearance to aggravated assault with a firearm and aggravated battery with a deadly weapon.
By Beth Celis
Looking at Gina Iniong, one would never guess she’s a mixed martial arts fighter.
SWEDISH striker Alexander Gustafsson is in town to share a few valuable tricks to Filipino fighters who wish to contend on the world stage.
Mark “The Filipino Wrecking Machine” Muñoz will face Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida at the main event of UFC Fight Night 30 in Manchester, England on Saturday, October 26 (Sunday in Manila).