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Chastened Lesnar: ‘I screwed up’

Brock Lesnar was every bit the company man late Saturday when he arrived at the UFC 100 news conference about an hour after his main-event victory over Frank Mir. … The change in behavior apparently was the result of a lecture delivered by Ultimate Fighting Championship president Dana White in the bathroom of Lesnar’s locker room.

Jackson benefit concert scheduled

A Michael Jackson benefit concert is being held Aug. 29 at the Palms, on what would have been Jackson’s 51st birthday.

Books take down bettors with Lesnar’s win

A monster challenge faced Frank Mir in the Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight title fight Saturday. Mir was a big underdog to Brock Lesnar, and the betting line turned out to be right.

Lesnar: Action and words

Brock Lesnar solidified himself as the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s heavyweight champion Saturday night.

American dream means everything to Brazil’s Alves

Do you remember the part about a land which should be better and richer and fuller for everyone, about a place with opportunity for all according to ability and accomplishment?

Lesnar less about hype than hits

When it comes to hyping tonight’s Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight title fight, Brock Lesnar just wants to let his fists do the talking. He’s not interested in speaking to the media or the fans.

St. Pierre yearns to be best

One by one, Georges St. Pierre has knocked off each goal he has set for himself in his mixed martial arts career.

Lesnar wins if Mir tries to box

If Frank Mir has proven one thing, it’s the bigger man is not always better in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. But now Mir has to prove it a second time.

Fighting Fathers

On Saturday night, Frank Mir and Brock Lesnar face each other in a rematch UFC fight at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. But it was just a month ago when Mir’s wife gave birth to a son — and one day later, Lesnar’s wife gave birth to their son.

Mir finally quits his day job

The dream of many young athletes is to get so successful at their chosen sport that they don’t have to work a real job when they grow up.

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