World Martial Arts News

Kicked Out of China, and Other Real-Life Costs of a Geopolitical Meltdown

When countries clash, here’s what happens to those of us caught in the middle.

Thu, 16 Jul 2020 09:01:05 GMT

The Biggest Weekend of Live Sports on TV in a Long Time

Yes you heard that right. NASCAR, German soccer, U.F.C., horse racing and golf will be live.

Fri, 15 May 2020 16:07:00 GMT

U.F.C.’s Coronavirus Plan Is Careful. Its Enforcement Has Been Spotty.

In violation of the U.F.C.’s written guidance, there were interviews in the octagon, a lack of social distancing and missing masks.

Tue, 12 May 2020 23:13:26 GMT

‘Gate Was Zero,’ but Dana White Says U.F.C. 249 Was a Success

The organization’s president voiced optimism even after a bout on Saturday was canceled because a fighter tested positive for the virus.

Sun, 10 May 2020 22:19:46 GMT

How Justin Gaethje Won the Interim Lightweight Title at U.F.C. 249

Justin Gaethje beat Tony Ferguson in the fifth round to win an interim lightweight belt at U.F.C. 249. It was the first major American sporting event since widespread shutdowns because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Sat, 09 May 2020 21:42:18 GMT

Why America Loves U.F.C., the First Sport to Return

In an age of trolls, economic insecurity and social isolation, mixed martial arts gives fans a rush of harsh reality.

Sat, 09 May 2020 15:00:11 GMT

What Time is U.F.C. 249? Streaming and Full Details

The U.F.C. is to stage the first major American sporting event in nearly two months on Saturday night. On Friday, however, one of the bouts had to be canceled because a fighter tested positive for the virus.

Sat, 09 May 2020 04:00:06 GMT

How Dana White Unexpectedly Brought U.F.C. Back in a Pandemic

White, the president of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, has positioned U.F.C. 249 for a prime spotlight — as the first major U.S. sporting event since the coronavirus shutdown.

Fri, 08 May 2020 09:10:13 GMT

May: The Month That Sports, Kind of, Come Back

This month, fans may finally get a chance to see some real live sports on television, if not in person.

Fri, 01 May 2020 20:05:23 GMT

U.F.C. Says Its Fights Are Back On, Next Month in Florida

The mixed martial arts organization, which had to cancel plans to stage fights in California, said it would hold at least three events in May.

Fri, 24 Apr 2020 21:53:59 GMT


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