World Martial Arts News

Former M.M.A. Fighter Returns to U.S. to Face Charges in 2011 Killing

Ariel Gandulla returned voluntarily from Canada this week to face charges of murder, conspiracy and kidnapping in Miami-Dade County, Fla. Four other men have been charged in the case.

Thu, 26 Sep 2019 20:40:23 GMT

U.F.C. Needs an Antihero: Nate Diaz Returns Just in Time

After a three-year hiatus, the pot-smoking, Dana White-antagonizing Everyman returns for a (co-)main event.

Thu, 15 Aug 2019 19:08:49 GMT

The Bottle Cap Challenge Spins On, Helped by Cars, Sandals and Mariah Carey

A week after the challenge exploded across the internet, it has taken on a life of its own.

Wed, 03 Jul 2019 16:45:25 GMT

Nunchuck Bans Have Fallen in New York and Arizona. Will Others Follow?

After Bruce Lee popularized nunchucks, lawmakers and the police clamped down on the weapons. Decades later, those regulations are being revisited.

Tue, 21 May 2019 12:09:11 GMT

‘Master Z: Ip Man Legacy’ Review: A Martial Arts Master Roams Free

Several sequels in, the character based on the real-life Ip Man has been so throughly fictionalized that nothing is off-limits. He’s also good fun.

Thu, 11 Apr 2019 11:00:01 GMT

Conor McGregor’s Retirement and the U.F.C.’s Plan to Survive It

With ESPN as its new broadcast partner and its top fighters absent or in trouble, U.F.C. faces a crucial test of its ability to draw huge audiences.

Thu, 28 Mar 2019 07:00:04 GMT

Conor McGregor Under Investigation Over Sexual Assault Accusation in Ireland

The U.F.C. star was arrested and released without charges as the investigation continued.

Tue, 26 Mar 2019 18:22:03 GMT

‘Police Story,’ When Jackie Chan Swung Into Action

The Asian action star, the Fred Astaire of outrageous mayhem, returns in his digitally restored breakthrough movies.

Tue, 29 Jan 2019 17:17:10 GMT

New Yorkers Have a Constitutional Right to Nunchucks, Judge Rules

Thanks to an ardent practitioner, the New York State ban on the martial arts weapon, enacted in 1974, has been struck down in court.

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 10:00:06 GMT

The Physical and Spiritual Art of Capoeira

Our reporter and photographer went to Permangolinha, a three-day retreat where capoeira meets sustainable farming.

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 10:00:22 GMT


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