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Some fighters believe they’re not really a champion until they defend their belt. By any measure, whether gold or mettle, Daniel Cormier is a champion.


Santa Cruz native Luke Rockhold challenges Chris Weidman for the UFC middleweight title at UFC 194 on December 12th in Las Vegas.


San Jose product Andy Vences remained undefeated (13-0, 9 KO) by beating Andres Bustamante Saturday night at the Tachi Palace Resort & Casino.


Sparks flew on Saturday night at San Jose’s SAP Center, which played host to Dynamite 1 -- the first collaborative effort between Bellator and Glory Kickboxing.


Coming up on Saturday, Sept. 26, undefeated pugilist Andy Vences takes on Andres Bustamante at the Tachi Palace Hotel & Casino in Lemoore, CA.