• MMA promoter ONE Championship targets rapid China expansion

    BANGKOK (AP) — ONE Championship, the leading mixed martial arts promoter in Asia, plans on more than doubling its number of events in China next year as it uses a fresh injection of funds to target major expansion in the region.

  • Holly Holm, left, fights Valentina Shevchenko during women's bantamweight mixed martial arts bout in Chicago, Saturday, July 23, 2016. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

    Valentina Shevchenk stuns Holly Holm at UFC Chicago

    CHICAGO (AP) — A traumatic start at Valentina Shevchenko’s training camp didn’t deter her from pulling off another shocking upset in the UFC women’s bantamweight division.

  • Holly Holm set to return in UFC Chicago

    CHICAGO (AP) — Holly Holm was the unforgettable champ for four months.

  • UFC: Brock Lesnar also failed fight-night doping test

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — The UFC says heavyweight Brock Lesnar failed a second doping test in a sample taken on the night of his victory over Mark Hunt at UFC 200.

  • NY requires more insurance for boxers, mixed martial artists

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York will require $1 million coverage for life-threatening brain injuries and other new health insurance for both professional boxers and its first group of licensed mixed martial artists under regulations slated to take effect in September.