Mixed Martial Arts
By Ernie Clark on Nov. 11, 2016, at 2:29 p.m.
Tim Boetsch was in Manhattan this week making final preparations to compete in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s first promotion at historic Madison Square Garden on Saturday night.
By Ernie Clark on Nov. 01, 2016, at 1:40 p.m.
“There are a lot of athletes out there but very few get to say ‘I’ve competed at Madison Square Garden in New York.’”
By Ernie Clark on Oct. 14, 2016, at 2:04 p.m.
Two former teammates will clash in the main event of New England Fights’ Nov. 19 mixed martial arts card at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee in Lewiston.
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 27, 2016, at 10:59 a.m.
“The reason I still fight now is honestly because it’s something I’m good at, and I’m starting to realize I could make a future for myself with it.”
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 27, 2016, at 8:16 a.m.
When the world’s largest mixed martial arts promotion invades the world’s most famous arena for the first time on Nov. 12, Tim Boetsch will be there.
on Sept. 23, 2016, at 6:03 p.m.
on Sept. 22, 2016, at 5:10 p.m.
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 14, 2016, at 3:12 p.m.
“We’ve had close to two dozen guys over the last three years who have gone from CES to the UFC, and that’s a pretty cool thing.”
on Sept. 11, 2016, at 2:12 p.m.
Aaron Lacey of Brewer and Young’s MMA improved his professional mixed martial arts record to 3-0.
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 08, 2016, at 11:30 a.m.
For Rachael Joyce of Veazie and Jessica Borga of Lakeland, Florida, patience has paid off. Each will end a nearly one-year break from competition when they face off Saturday night as part of NEF 25 at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee in Lewiston.
By Ernie Clark on Aug. 26, 2016, at 6:28 p.m.
NEF 25 will be the promotion’s second show in a month after a sold-out crowd of 1,200 turned out to watch NEF Presents “Dana White: Lookin’ for a Fight.”
By Ernie Clark on Aug. 26, 2016, at 11:04 a.m.
Shorey will face Connecticut native Pete Rogers Jr. in a three-round featherweight mixed martial arts bout.
By Ernie Clark on Aug. 26, 2016, at 7:14 a.m.
Brandon “The Cannon” Berry will be sidelined indefinitely after re-tearing his left labrum in his most recent fight.
By Brian Martin, Daily News on Aug. 21, 2016, at 2:45 p.m.
McGregor came out fighting smarter this time, attacking Diaz’s lead right leg and patiently teeing off on Diaz.
By Ernie Clark on Aug. 21, 2016, at 9:40 a.m.
Bruce Boyington’s mixed martial arts foray into Russia ran head first into a veteran wrestler Saturday.
By Ernie Clark on Aug. 18, 2016, at 7:52 a.m.
Bruce Boyington’s mixed martial career will take an international twist Saturday as he fights in the main event of ACB 43 at the Diesel Arena in Penza, Russia.
By Ernie Clark on Aug. 10, 2016, at 3:53 p.m.
By Ernie Clark on Aug. 05, 2016, at 9:55 p.m.
New England Fights brought its promotion to the Queen City for the first time in three years and was greeted by a boisterous, sold-out crowd of 1,200.
By Ernie Clark on Aug. 04, 2016, at 11:25 a.m.
“When I brought the UFC show there two years ago it didn’t make sense financially for us, but I wanted to do it for the city of Bangor to bring some tourism into town,” Dana White said. “It’s the same reason I’m doing this now.
on Aug. 03, 2016, at 8:39 p.m.