Mike Winkeljohn Breaks Down What May Give Mayweather Problems Against McGregor

Mike Winkeljohn believes Conor McGregor has a chance to frustrate Floyd Mayweather enough to make a difference in their Aug. 26 bout. Many are counting “Notorious” out because he isn’t …read more

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Midnight Mania! Jimi Manuwa would consider changing weight classes if Gustafsson gets title shot

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Jimi Manuwa, who fights Volkan Oezdemir at UFC 214, says he will …read more

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Dana White: Conor McGregor is Very Important to The UFC

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White isn’t afraid to admit how crucial Conor McGregor has been to the popularity of the promotion. While stars such as Brock Lesnar and …read more

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Jon Jones vs. Lyoto Machida full fight video

At UFC 140 on December 10, 2011, Jon Jones faced former world champion Lyoto Machida in the main event of the card. That night, Jones successfully completed his second title …read more

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Matt Brown Talks About Preparing Jesse Taylor For TUF 25 Finale

Matt Brown is happy to have been a part of Jesse Taylor’s camp leading up to his victory on “The Ultimate Fighter” (TUF) 25 Finale. It was Taylor who made …read more

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Chandler Cole on Legacy Fighting Alliance Debut: ‘It’s My Fight to Win’

Over the course of his first two pro fights, heavyweight prospect Chandler Cole has had what he feels is both a weak and strong performance.
In his debut in August of …read more

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UFC Long Island preview: Would UFC cut Chris Weidman with a fourth straight loss?

Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman (13-3) returns home to challenge rising title contender Kelvin Gastelum (13-2, 1 NC) at the upcoming UFC on FOX 25 mixed martial arts (MMA) …read more

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Eddie Alvarez Says There’s a ‘Very Real Chance’ McGregor Can KO Mayweather

Eddie Alvarez is backing an old foe in his quest to dethrone Floyd Mayweather. Alvarez and Conor McGregor fought in an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title bout at UFC …read more

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Darren Elkins Believes He’ll Knock Out Dennis Bermudez at UFC on FOX 25

Darren Elkins is going for his 23rd professional mixed martial arts win. He’ll have his chance this Saturday night (July 22). Elkins will meet Dennis Bermudez inside the Nassau Veterans …read more

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Chris Weidman vs. Kelvin Gastelum: UFC on Fox 25 Joe Rogan Preview

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UFC commentator Joe Rogan previews the pivotal middleweight battle between Chris Weidman and Kelvin Gastelum set for the main event on Saturday at UFC on FOX 25 on …read more

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UFC 215 in Edmonton gets 'Mighty Mouse' vs. Borg and Nunes vs. Shevchenko

Dana White promised a big card for the UFC’s return to Edmonton, and he’s delivered with two title fights. UFC 215 in Edmonton, Canada is taking shape, with Demetrious “Mighty …read more

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With Chris Gruetzemacher out, Martin Bravo now meets Humberto Bandenay at UFC Fight Night 114

One fighter’s loss is another’s gain as Peruvian featherweight Humberto Bandenay will get a crack at the UFC.
UFC officials recently announced that Bandenay (13-4 MMA, 0-0 UFC) will step in …read more

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Jones: ‘If Cormier wants to be friends, be a sportsman and realize I’m just the better fighter’

Jon Jones is willing to bury the hatchet with Daniel Cormier, but under one condition. The rivalry between Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones has been running since 2014 when …read more

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Bellator PPV buys for ‘Sonnen vs Silva’ in NYC could reach 130,000

Bellator 180 “Sonnen vs. Silva,” also known as Bellator NYC, went down June 24, 2017 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. It was the company’s first return to …read more

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Dana White To Appear On Jimmy Kimmel Live! Tonight

UFC president Dana White is set to be a guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live! tonight on ABC at 11:35pm/10:35pm ETCT.White just finished the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor world press …read more

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LFA 17 Weigh-in Results: Thiago Moises, Robert Watley Cleared for Title Tilt

Houston-based Legacy Fighting Alliance is set to take full control of Grady Cole Center in Charlotte, North Carolina, on Friday night as the promotion’s inaugural lightweight champion will be crowned. …read more

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Stephen Thompson on Wanting to Fight Masvidal: ‘It Just Makes Sense’

Stephen Thompson hopes to meet Jorge Masvidal by the end of 2017. “Wonderboy” is coming off a majority decision loss to Tyron Woodley back in March. It was just the …read more

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Mayweather’s bodyguard willing to take USADA test to debunk McGregor’s ‘juicehead’ claims

One of Floyd Mayweather’s bodyguards Greg La Rosa was willing to take a USADA test in response to Conor McGregor’s “juicehead” accusations. One of the rather notoriously notable moments during …read more

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Aaron Pico to fight on Bellator 183 main card looking to rebound from rough debut

Jun 24, 2017; New York, NY, USA; Zach Freeman (blue gloves) reacts to fight against Aaron Pico (red gloves) during Bellator NYC at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Ed Mulholland-USA …read more

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Dennis Bermudez Reveals Plans Against Darren Elkins at UFC on FOX 25

Dennis Bermudez is looking to get back on track against Darren Elkins. This Saturday night (July 22), Bermudez will go one-on-one with Elkins. The action takes place inside the Nassau …read more

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UFC on FOX 25's Gian Villante looking to 'not just be a berserker' against Patrick Cummins

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5514960782001Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosNEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. – For Gian Villante, having a good night Saturday rides on striking the delicate balance between not leaving things up …read more

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GLORY 45: ‘Amsterdam’ official for Sept. 30 in Netherlands

It’s a kickboxing bonanza as GLORY 45: “Amsterdam” and GLORY 45 SuperFight Series were recently made official for Sporthallen Zuid on Sat., Sept. 30, 2017 in the promotion’s highly-anticipated return …read more

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Pico looks to rebound from debut at Bellator 183

Pico looks to rebound from debut at Bellator 183 …read more

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UFC on FOX 25 open workout photos

Check out UFC on FOX 25 open workout photos from Thursday’s UFC event at UFC Gym in New Hyde Park, N.Y. …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum UFC on FOX 25 open workout video

NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. — Kelvin Gastelum showed off his striking abilities and dance moves Thursday at the UFC on FOX 25 open workouts in New York. …read more

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Armed with new deal, Volkan Oezdemir plans to knock out Jimi Manuwa, claim UFC title shot

Volkan Oezdemir is having a pretty spectacular 2017, but the way he sees it, the good times are just getting started.
“I plan on accomplishing quite a bit more,” Oezdemir told …read more

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Michael Chiesa Denied His Appeal of UFC Fight Night 112 Loss

Michael Chiesa will not have his UFC Fight Night 112 defeat reversed. In the main event of the card, lightweights Cheisa and Kevin Lee did battle inside the Chesapeake Energy …read more

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UFC 215: Johnson vs. Borg fight card

Check out the current fight card for UFC 215 on September 9th in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. UFC 215 now has a main and co-main event, as flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson …read more

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Germaine de Randamie vs. Marion Reneau Booked For UFC Rotterdam on Sept. 2

Germaine de Randamie will step back inside the Octagon for the first time since her debacle at featherweight. The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has announced that de Randamie will compete …read more

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Dana White: ‘Conor McGregor is the Unicorn’

Following the conclusion of arguably the biggest press tour ever seen, UFC president Dana White chimed in on what to expect from his company’s biggest star, Conor McGregor, after he …read more

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UFC 215: Johnson vs. Borg, Nunes vs. Shevchenko Set For Sept. 9

UFC 215 has its two main events set and their both title fights. Demetrious Johnson will be chasing history on Sept. 9 inside the Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta. Johnson …read more

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Chris Weidman UFC on FOX 25 open workout video

NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. — Chris Weidman’s kids crashed UFC on FOX 25 open workouts ahead of the former middleweight champ’s headlining fight against Kelvin Gastelum in New York. …read more

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Ray Longo reflects on childhood memories at Nassau Coliseum, says UFC on FOX 25 feels 'bigger' than MSG

NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. — At UFC on FOX 25 media day, coach Ray Longo discussed the whereabouts of Matt Serra, Saturday’s event on Long Island, his first memories at …read more

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Chris Weidman promises banner performance at UFC on FOX 25: ‘I can’t get beat up on Long Island’

NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. — At UFC on FOX 25 open workouts, Chris Weidman discusses headlining the UFC’s debut card on Long Island, Kelvin Gastelum’s comments that he’s on the …read more

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Germaine de Randamie vs. Marion Reneau announced for UFC Rotterdam

Former UFC women’s featherweight champion Germaine de Randamie will take on Marion Reneau at bantamweight. With Germaine de Randamie no longer the UFC women’s featherweight champion, her next fight will …read more

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Dennis Bermudez 'looking to do exactly what Bektic did' to Darren Elkins – just not gas out

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5514689394001Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosNEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. – Every MMA fan remembers the last 30 seconds of Darren Elkins’ bout with Mirsad Bektic at UFC 209. They …read more

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UFC on FOX 25 fight card: Dennis Bermudez vs Darren Elkins preview

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight veterans Dennis Bermudez and Darren Elkins will collide this Saturday (July 22, 2017) at UFC on FOX 25 inside Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, …read more

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Dennis Bermudez broke Guinness World Record twice, but still holding out hope for a free book

NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. — Before UFC on FOX 25, Dennis Bermudez discusses why he’s staying home for fight week, how many friends and family will be there, what went …read more

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Patrick Cummins talks being homeless for a time, ‘source of power’ mustache

NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. — At UFC on FOX 25 open workouts, Patrick Cummins discusses his incredible mustache, being homeless for a time recently, his fight with Gian Villante and …read more

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Heavyweight Champ Stipe Miocic Sitting Out Until UFC Contract Dispute is Settled

Contrary to reports, a bout between heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and former titleholder Cain Velasquez is anything but a done deal to headline UFC 216 on Oct. 7 in Las …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum's Life Under a Microscope

As Kelvin Gastelum prepares for his Saturday main event with Chris Weidman – the next step in a professional career that has almost entirely been spent in the spotlight – …read more

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UFC Unfiltered: Kelvin Gastelum, Sen Dog, and Billy Graziadei

#8 UFC Middleweight Kelvin Gastelum calls in ahead of his UFC On FOX main event fight against former champion Chris Weidman and talks about Weidman as an opponent, easily making …read more

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Home-game in New York hits full circle for Bermudez

Click here to get tickets to Fight Night Long Island: Weidman vs Gastelum
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Atlantic City, New Jersey. Newkirk, Oklahoma.Those are just a handful of the outposts where Dennis Bermudez …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum: Chris Weidman’s ‘time as champion is over’

NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. — At UFC on FOX 2 open workouts, Kelvin Gastelum discusses Chris Weidman’s recent losing streak, if he believes Weidman has lost a step, whether he’ll …read more

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Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg and Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko Top UFC 215

The Ultimate Fighting Championship will pull into Edmonton for the first on Sept. 9 with two title fights on tap.
UFC 215 will be headlined by flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson putting …read more

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Chris Weidman wanted Gegard Mousasi rematch, promises to be his best at UFC on FOX 25

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5514723259001Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosNEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. – Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman thought his next trip to the octagon would bring redemption for his …read more

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Darren Elkins talks ‘The Damage’ tattoo, working 900 hours as a pipefitter in 96 days

NEW HYDE PARK. N.Y. — At UFC on FOX 25 open workouts, Darren Elkins discusses his incredible comeback win over Mirsad Bektic, his “The Damage” tattoo, working as a pipefitter …read more

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Gian Villante: UFC champion Stipe Miocic is my valet for week

NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. — Gian Villante explains why UFC champion Stipe Miocic is in his corner for UFC on FOX 25, if it’s a dream come true to fight …read more

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Submission Radio #133: Luke Rockhold, Colby Covington, Greg La Rosa, Sean Sheehan

This week, Submission Radio chats with Luke Rockhold, Colby Covington, TMT security Greg La Rosa. Also, Sean Sheehan (Severe MMA) joins the roundtable and discusses the MayMac world tour and …read more

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Fighter on Fighter: Breaking down UFC on FOX 25’s Chris Weidman

MMAmania.com resident fighter analyst — and aspiring professional fighter — Andrew Richardson breaks down the mixed martial arts (MMA) game of UFC on FOX 25 headliner Chris Weidman, who looks …read more

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Nunes-Shevchenko back on, set for UFC 215

Nunes-Shevchenko back on, set for UFC 215 …read more

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UFC 215: Demetrious Johnson-Ray Borg, Amanda Nunes-Valentina Shevchenko title fights headline

March 5, 2016; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Amanda Nunes during the match against Valentina Shevchenko (not pictured) during UFC 196 at MGM Grand Garden Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA …read more

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Oklahoma Commission Denies Michael Chiesa’s Appeal of UFC Fight Night 112 Defeat

The Oklahoma State Athletic Commission has dismissed Michael Chiesa’s appeal of his UFC Fight Night 112 submission loss to Kevin Lee. …read more

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VIDEO | MMA fight caught kick to flying armbar is a thing of beauty

The beauty of mixed martial arts is the many disciplines of combat that all blend together create the sport that has garnered so many fans today.
Here, we take a look …read more

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Johnson-Borg, Nunes-Shevchenko title fights added to UFC 215 in Edmonton

Two title fights have been booked for the UFC’s first trip to Edmonton. A pair of title fights have been added to the UFC’s debut event in Edmonton, Canada.
Flyweight …read more

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Two title fights set for UFC 215

Big news surfaced Thursday morning regarding two title fights. UFC President Dana White informed TSN this morning that UFC 215, which is set to take place at Rogers Place in …read more

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Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg, Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko set for UFC 215

The UFC’s Edmonton debut features two title fights and could potentially be a historic evening. The company announced Wednesday that the Sept. 9 card at Rogers Place will be headlined …read more

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VIDEO | DWTNCS’s Sean O’Malley scores a KO in the Octagon then smokes with Snoop Dogg to celebrate

If you haven’t watched episode two or the highlights from Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series, you may not have been introduced to a new MMA star on the rise, …read more

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Floyd Mayweather’s security gives insight on how Conor McGregor lost the mental fight on the world tour

Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor had their first war of words face-to-face when they went on their four city world tour press conference last week.
There were some highlights and some …read more

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VIDEO | Unseen footage of Jon Jones corner advice in first Daniel Cormier fight

On July 29th, Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier will meet in the Octagon at UFC 214 for one of the biggest grudge matches in the history of the UFC. That …read more

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‘Mighty Mouse’ vs. Borg, Nunes vs. Shevchenko Top UFC 215 Lineup in Edmonton

Demetrious Johnson will get his wish and make his next flyweight title defense against Ray Borg. …read more

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Bellator 181 ratings peak at 912,000 viewers for ‘Campos vs Girtz 3’

Bellator 181 “Campos vs. Girtz 3” took place on July 14, 2017 at WinStar World Casino and Resort in Thackerville, Okla. The trilogy fight in the main event placed the …read more

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Demetrious Johnson Jokes About Not Having Speech at ESPYs

Demetrious Johnson won the ESPY for “Fighter of the Year,” but he wishes he had a “f*cking presidential speech.” Johnson is the reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight title holder. …read more

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The MMA Vivisection - UFC on FOX 25: Weidman vs. Gastelum picks, odds, and analysis

Zane Simon & Connor Ruebusch are back to bring you all the ins, outs, ups, and downs of this week’s UFC card in Long Island, NY. With picks and odds …read more

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UFC on FOX 25's Darren Elkins talks hero turn in last fight, lightning striking twice vs. Dennis Bermudez

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5514490628001Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosNEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. – If you thought UFC featherweight Darren Elkins’ most recent fight was a thrill, imagine how he felt.
“It was like …read more

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ONE Championship Receives Significant Equity Investment

ONE Championship has secured a significant equity investment led by Sequoia and Mission Holdings bringing its total capital raised to $100 million. It brings the Singapore based MMA promotion a …read more

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Alvarez: 'Very real chance' McGregor knocks out Mayweather

Alvarez: ‘Very real chance’ McGregor knocks out Mayweather …read more

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Diggin’ Deep on UFC on FOX 25: Weidman vs. Gastelum - FOX prelims preview

Check out the televised prelims of UFC on FOX 25, featuring a competitive scrap between welterweight contenders Alex Oliveira and Ryan LaFlare. It isn’t difficult to look at the televised …read more

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Jon Jones towels Daniel Cormier, slams ‘cheating a**hole’ ahead of UFC 214

Jon Jones is back at it again.
The former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight champion of the world took to social media this week to update fight fans on his …read more

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Relive Tyron Woodley’s KO of Josh Koscheck (UFC 214 Free Fight)

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Check out one of the most memorable wins in Tyron Woodley‘s career when he finished Josh Koscheck back in 2013. Woodley defends his belt against Demian Maia in …read more

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VIDEO | #TBT Soccer star Wayne Rooney allegedly knocked out cold in kitchen

Maybe better to stick to soccer?
Professional soccer player, Wayne Rooney gets KO’d in the kitchen! It’s funny, but concussion is not. Fight in the gym or arena only.
Posted by The …read more

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Alberto El Patron Steps Down as Combate Americas President

Alberto El Patron has stepped down as the President of Combate Americas. El Patron has had a rough go as of late. While he is the reigning Global Force Wrestling …read more

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Oklahoma commission denies Michael Chiesa’s appeal of loss to Kevin Lee

The result of a controversial UFC main event finish will stand.
The Oklahoma State Athletic Commission (OSAC) has denied Michael Chiesa a hearing in his attempted appeal of a loss to …read more

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VIDEO | Fighter gets choked out, wakes up, then gets walk-off KO

In a rather stunning and unexpected turn of events, one fighter who found himself choked unconscious earlier in a fight, then picked up a walk-off KO win later in the …read more

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OSAC dismisses Michael Chiesa's appeal to overturn controversial UFC Fight Night 112 loss

Controversial or not, Kevin Lee’s rear-naked choke finish of Michael Chiesa at UFC Fight Night 112 will stand.
After discussing Chiesa’s (14-3 MMA, 7-3 UFC) request for a formal hearing to …read more

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Alvarez: 'Very real chance' McGregor knocks out Mayweather

Alvarez: ‘Very real chance’ McGregor knocks out Mayweather …read more

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Twitter Mailbag: Rumors of a Lesnar return, a clash of rivals at UFC 214, and more

Is Brock Lesnar really coming back? Is UFC 214 really a clash between two 205-pounders who will eventually be heavyweights together? Would Dana White’s Contender Series be a good replacement …read more

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Max Holloway’s Manager Says Negotiations Underway For New UFC Deal

Max Holloway is looking to get a bump in pay and talks have begun to make that happen. Holloway is the undisputed Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight title holder. He …read more

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UFC heavyweight champ Stipe Miocic not planning to return until contract ironed out

Stipe Miocic will not be defending his UFC heavyweight title until his contract has been amended. Stipe Miocic is on track to becoming the greatest heavyweight in UFC history, but …read more

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Robert Watley Expecting Tough Title Fight at LFA 17

What lightweight up-and-comer Robert Watley’s last three fights in common isn’t just the fact that he’s won them all, but that they’ve all been title fights.
Since April of 2016, Watley …read more

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Finish-driven Thomas Almeida foresees great show against great opponent at UFC on FOX 25

The Thomas Almeida who’ll meet Jimmie Rivera this Saturday is not the same one who lost to now-champ Cody Garbrandt in May of last year. Neither is he is the …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Former UFC Featherweight Champ Germaine de Randamie Returns to Bantamweight

Germaine de Randamie will make her return to bantamweight at UFC Fight Night 115 in Rotterdam.
The former UFC featherweight champion will square off against Marion Reneau in her return to …read more

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Saul Almeida to Fight Pedro Gonzalez for Interim Featherweight Title at CES MMA 45

CES MMA announced on Wednesday that Saul Almeida will take on Pedro Gonzalez for the promotion’s interim featherweight title next month’s CES MMA 45. The action will take place at …read more

Source:: Sherdog

After Nelson-Ponzinibbio controversy, Jorge Masvidal calls for changes to eye-poke rules

Last weekend, in the main event of the UFC’s latest trip to Glasgow, Scotland, Argentina’s Santiago Ponzinibbio authored an epic, first-round knockout of longtime Icelandic contender Gunnar Nelson. Unfortunately, many …read more

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Conor McGregor’s nutritionist explains difference in weight preparation with switching over to boxing

The mega-money fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor is set to take place on August 26 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
With two of the biggest stars …read more

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Cris Cyborg believes UFC is also to blame for lack of featherweight contenders

Cris Cyborg is facing the “plan C” at UFC 214, but she believes things could have been easier if the promotion had taken a different path in the past.
With Germaine …read more

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UFC 213 estimated at very low 125,000-150,000 buys, Bellator: NYC at just 90,000-130,000

UFC 213’s pay-per-view buyrate was very low, while Bellator’s second-ever PPV didn’t fare much better than the first. UFC 213 was a pay-per-view marred by multiple fight cancellations, including the …read more

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How to buy Mayweather-McGregor tickets: Two per customer, no guarantees, and lots of hoops to jump through

Tickets for the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor boxing super fight will go on sale this Monday (July 24, 2017) at 1 p.m. ET for the Aug. 26 showdown inside …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Demetrious Johnson not happy regarding lack of ESPY speech

This year, UFC flyweight kingpin Demetrious Johnson won the ESPY award for Fighter of the Year after successfully defending his flyweight championship against Henry Cejudo at UFC 197, and against …read more

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Combate Americas Announces ‘Combate Clasico’ Event Will Stream on ESPN3

Combate Americas announced on Wednesday that it has teamed up with Relevent Sports to host “Combate Clasico,” a live MMA event that will stream on ESPN3 and via the ESPN …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Tickets for Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor to Go On Sale July 24

Regardless of how people feel about it, there’s no denying that the upcoming boxing match between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor has grabbed the attention of the world and …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Jorge Masvidal details heated run-in with “drunk out of his mind” Michael Bisping

UFC welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal does not like UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping. He has made no secret of this fact over the last few months, as he has happily …read more

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MMA fighter Nashkho Galaev gets choked out, regains consciousness and scores brutal KO

Watch Nashkho Galaev’s crazy comeback against Denis Mutsnek at ACB 64 in Antalya, Turkey. ACB 64’s co-main event between bantamweights Nashkho Galaev and Denis Mutsnek is one for the MMA …read more

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UFC on FOX 25's Kelvin Gastelum thinks he's next for middleweight title shot, but not letting 170 go

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5514322834001Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosNEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. – UFC middleweight Kelvin Gastelum doesn’t see any contenders in the way of a title shot if he beats ex-champ …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

VIDEO | #TBT Soccer star Wayne Rooney allegedly knocked out cold in kitchen

Maybe better to stick to soccer?
Professional soccer player, Wayne Rooney gets KO’d in the kitchen! It’s funny, but concussion is not. Fight in the gym or arena only.
Posted by The …read more

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Volkan Oezdemir Says He’s Solely Focused on Knocking Out Jimi Manuwa

Volkan Oezdemir wants to defeat Jimi Manuwa in style. On July 29, Oezdemir and Manuwa will throw leather inside the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. The bout will be part …read more

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U.S. Senator Who Tried to Stop MMA Diagnosed with Brain Tumor

Senator John McCain of Arizona, once a major opponent of mixed martial arts, has been diagnosed with a brain tumor.
The diagnosis was made at the Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix, …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2490 with Kurt Holobaugh, Eryk Anders, Tyler King, Ryan Stoddard

Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2490 with guests Kurt Holobaugh, Eryk Anders, Tyler King, and Ryan Stoddard.
Holobaugh talked about his recent win at Dana White’s Contender Series 1, where he …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Tattered UFC 213 fight card, unsurprisingly, bombs at the PPV box office

You can’t blame this one on Demetrious Johnson.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) limped across the finish line with its UFC 213: “Romero vs. Whittaker” pay-per-view (PPV) event, which took place inside …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Jorge Masvidal updates on long-discussed fight with Stephen Thompson

Several weeks ago, top UFC welterweights Jorge Masvidal and Stephen Thompson agreed to fight – once Thompson was all healed up from his recent surgery.
On the latest edition of BJ …read more

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