CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

22 results for "fighters"

Page of 1
  1. The Truth About MMA's Dangerous Weight Game

    Michael Huang

    Rapid weight loss is a part of mixed martial arts, and most fighters say it always will be. But they also don't fully realize the trauma they're putting their bodies through.

    Story | Conversation | October 16, 2014
  2. Video results for "fighters"

  3. Why Rapid Weight Loss Is A Terrible Idea

    Dropping large amounts of weight can wreak havoc on the human body, explains longtime NFL trainer Mike Ryan.

    Story | Conversation | October 16, 2014
  4. Meet Randa Markos, the Iraqi refugee-turned-UFC fighter

    Michael Huang

    Randa Markos fled Iraq as an child, was imprisoned in Turkey, landed in Canada and works in a pharmacy. And oh yeah, she's a UFC title contender. How the heck did that happen?

    Story | Conversation | September 18, 2014
  5. espnW -- Jane McManus on MMA organization Bellator's response to ...

    Jane McManus

    In which Jane McManus discusses an MMA organization's surprising response to domestic assault allegations against one of its fighters.

    Story | Conversation | August 12, 2014
  6. espnW -- Sara McMann focuses on fight, not fame, leading into UFC...

    Kate Fagan

    Ronda Rousey embraces being a celebrity champion, but her opponent at Saturday's UFC 170, Sara McMann, doesn't fight for fame or fortune. She's in simple pursuit of pure competition.

    Story | Conversation | February 21, 2014
  7. espnW -- UFC champion Ronda Rousey falls for MMA after winning fi...

    Feeling suffocated by judo, Olympian Ronda Rousey went looking for a new love. After 23 seconds of mixed martial arts, she knew the octagon was where she belonged.

    Story | Conversation | September 03, 2013
  8. 2013 US Open -- Venus Williams proves her mettle in marathon matc...

    Jane McManus

    Despite losing in the second-round of the US Open to China's Zheng Jie, Venus Williams proved to herself and the world that she's still a fighter after forcing a third-set tiebreaker in the more than three hour marathon match.

    Story | Conversation | August 28, 2013
  9. UFC fighter Miesha Tate in the buff in the 2013 Body Issue - ESPN...

    Morty Ain

    UFC fighter Miesha Tate talks about her experience posing nude in ESPN The Magazine's 2013 Body Issue.

    Story | Conversation | July 09, 2013
  10. espnW -- Female fighters want to open minds

    Lisa Wallace

    Think mixed martial arts is too brutal? Give them a chance, and the women of UFC say they'll show you how much the sport has to offer.

    Story | Conversation | June 14, 2013
  11. In The Clutch: Undefeated world champion boxer Laila Ali

    espnW

    Laila Ali has always had a plan to support herself, both before her boxing career, as a manicurist, and now in retirement, developing her own hair- and skin-care products.

    Story | Conversation | March 11, 2013
  12. espnW -- Dispelling the mischaracterizations of mixed martial art...

    Melissa Isaacson

    Fallon Fox this week revealed that she is a transgender athlete. Now, with the mixed martial arts fighter's inner-circle carefully trying to control the message, Fox has invited much of the criticism.

    Story | Conversation | March 07, 2013
  13. espnW -- Women's bout all about money for UFC

    Kate Fagan

    Dana White famously said women would never fight in the UFC, but the prospect of a profit has him singing a different tune as Ronda Rousey and Liz Carmouche get set for Saturday's bout.

    Story | Conversation | February 22, 2013
  14. Underdog? Fighter? Sarcastic? I'm all of the above

    Cat Bouwkamp

    As of Saturday, I have been in London for a full week, yet it feels like I just got here yesterday. The whole experience has been jaw-dropping. The athlete village itself really is almost its own city -- it has rows of apartment buildings, a main ...

    Blog | September 02, 2012
  15. How Sarah Burke would have wanted to be remembered

    Alyssa Roenigk

    Sarah Burke would not have wanted to be remembered by details or lists or stats. The freeskiing pioneer would want people to remember that she was a fighter.

    Story | Conversation | January 19, 2012
  16. MMA fighter Gina Carano stars in new arena

    Heather Burns

    After suffering her first loss in the octagon, MMA star Gina Carano found a new calling on the silver screen. Her movie, "Haywire," opens Friday.

    Story | Conversation | January 19, 2012
  17. Having a power meal with ... Debi Purcell

    Sharon Liao

    This MMA fighter takes on tough-as-nails opponents in cages and rings. But, at the end of the day, she just wants a simple bowl of soup.

    Story | Conversation | August 16, 2011