UFC 271 returning to Houston for February 2022 pay-per-view event

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One of Texas’ most populous cities is becoming a regular hub for UFC action.
Sources on Monday confirmed to MMA Fighting’s …read more

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UFC 270: Ngannou vs. Gane fight card

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Check out the current card for UFC 270 on January 22nd. The first UFC of 2022 should be a doozy. …read more

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Jake Paul Unsure If He’ll Ever Fight ‘National Embarrassment’ Tommy Fury

Jake Paul is very disappointed in Tommy Fury.

The two were expected to throw down in a boxing match on December 18th before it was revealed that Fury had been forced …read more

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Coach Reveals Wish List Of Opponent’s For ‘Notorious’ Return

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Conor McGregor revealed that he was hoping to return to full sparring as early as April 2022 after suffering a …read more

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Jake Paul scoffs at ‘no knockout clause’ rumor, implements $500k bonus to Tyron Woodley for rematch

Jake Paul has made it clear there is nothing in the contracts saying his opponent can’t knock him out. Back in August, Tyron Woodley rocked Paul badly but didn’t throw …read more

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Kara-France: Don’t Bet On Garbrandt At UFC 269

UFC flyweight contender Kai Kara-France is confident he can upset the odds when he welcomes former bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt to 125 pounds at UFC 269.

On December 11, Kara-France will …read more

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UFC 269 'Embedded,' No. 1: 'I'm eating dinner on the belt, I'mma use the belt as a plate'

The UFC returns for its final pay-per-view of 2021 on Saturday with UFC 269, which means the fight week video series “Embedded” is back to document the fighters behind the …read more

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Mickey Gall reacts to loss, says he has another fight ‘in a couple months’

Mickey Gall is rebounding from his loss to Alex Morono quite nicely if you ask him. The fighter took to Instagram on Monday evening to share his frustrations with his …read more

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Jessica Eye vs. Manon Fiorot targeted for March 5 UFC event

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A surging flyweight contender will get herself a step up in competition to kick off her 2022 campaign.
Multiple …read more

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Jan Blachowicz Hopes To Be The One To Dethrone Glover Teixeira

Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jan Blachowicz has expressed his desire to be the man who dethrones reigning titleholder Glover Teixeira.

Blachowicz was one of the most unlikely champions in UFC …read more

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Jake Paul dispels 'no knockout clause' rumor, implements $500K bonus for Woodley rematch

Jake Paul want to dispel any notion he’s implemented “no knockout” clauses into his opponents’ bout contracts.
In order to do so, the YouTuber-turned-boxer has offered Tyron Woodley and any of …read more

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Paul: ‘Shady’ Fury Cracked Under Pressure

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After finding out on Friday (Dec. 3, 2021) that Tommy Fury was forced to pull out of their scheduled boxing …read more

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‘Bring more girls from other promotions’ - Nunes wants fresh contenders

Amanda Nunes is set to face Julianna Pena at UFC 269. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

UFC double champion would like to see new …read more

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UFC 271 heading to Houston as promotion finalizes lineup

The UFC is heading back to Houston once again.
For the third time in less than one calendar year, the UFC will set up shop on Houston soil for a pay-per-view …read more

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Waterson vs Ribas On Tap For March 26 Event

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A women’s strawweight fight between Amanda Ribas and Michelle Waterson is currently being targeted to go down at an upcoming …read more

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Watch: MMA Fighter Gestures For Glove Touch, KOs Opponent Instead

MMA fighter Walter Pugliesi appears to be guilty of unsportsmanlike conduct and benefitted from it with a KO victory.

One of the universal and long-standing unwritten rules of MMA is that …read more

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Former NBA player Royce White to make MMA debut vs. Daiqkwon Buckley at LFA 120

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A former NBA player will be making his mixed martial arts debut this weekend.
Multiple people with knowledge of …read more

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Jake Paul opens as sizeable favorite over Tyron Woodley ahead of December 18 rematch

Jake Paul has opened as the betting favorite over Tyron Woodley. Paul was originally supposed to box Tommy Fury in the main event of the Showtime boxing pay-per-view on December …read more

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Bryan Barberena doesn't understand Nate Diaz's stance, wants to fight everyone

LAS VEGAS – Bryan Barberena beat Darian Weeks with a unanimous decision Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN 31 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight …read more

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Conor McGregor explains why Khabib Nurmagomedov was ‘good, not great’ in deleted tweet

Conor McGregor believes Khabib Nurmagomedov was good but not great as a fighter. Nurmagomedov retired at 29-0 and is considered arguably the greatest lightweight of all time, as well as …read more

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Sean O’Malley explains why he’s fighting on UFC 269 PPV — and Dominick Cruz is on prelims

Sean O’Malley | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The rest of the bantamweight division may want to start taking marketing tips from Sean O’Malley.
O’Malley opens this …read more

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Marlon Vera Wants Aldo To “Be A Man” And Accept Five-Round Rematch

UFC bantamweight Marlon “Chito” Vera has called out top-five contender José Aldo for a five-round rematch following the Brazilian’s victory over Rob Font this past weekend.

The pair first collided on …read more

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Graphic: Todorović shares photos of gruesome foot injury

Duško Todorović throws a kick against Maki Pitolo at UFC Vegas 44. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Todorović re-injured his foot moments before …read more

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Fury Explains Reasons Behind Withdrawal From Paul Fight

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Tommy Fury was forced to withdraw from his scheduled boxing match against Youtube sensation-turned boxer, Jake Paul, which was set …read more

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T.J. Brown vs. Gabriel Benitez, Caio Borralho vs. Jamie Pickett Set for UFC Card on Jan. 15

The UFC Fight Night lineup on Jan. 15 appears to be nearly complete with the addition of two new bouts. …read more

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William Knight had no doubts about decision over Alonzo Menifield

LAS VEGAS – William Knight beat Alonzo Menifield with a unanimous decision Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN 31 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight …read more

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Rashad Evans ends retirement to compete on Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Eagle FC card, Bigfoot Silva booked in the main event

Rashad Evans will be fighting again. Evans, who retired following his KO loss to Anthony Smith at UFC 225 in June of 2018, will be coming out of retirement to …read more

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‘Win UFC Title...Eat Christmas Dinner On It?

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UFC 269 is set to go down this Saturday night (Dec. 11, 2021) live from inside T-Mobile Arena in Las …read more

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Jake Paul trashes Tommy Fury as an ‘embarrassment’ for pulling out of their fight: ‘They’re just a bunch of b*tches’

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Jake Paul got the call every fighter dreads this past Friday when he was informed that Tommy Fury would be …read more

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Georges St-Pierre Explains Why He Thinks Edwards Was Denied Title Shot

Georges St-Pierre has given his thoughts on the landscape of the UFC welterweight division.

The state of the UFC welterweight division is far from black and white at the moment. …read more

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Clay Guida offers rematch to Nate Diaz: 'I beat him once. I'll give him another chance'

LAS VEGAS – Clay Guida is willing and ready to run it back.
Following his UFC on ESPN 31 submission win over Leonardo Santos, MMA Junkie asked Guida (37-21 MMA, 18-15 …read more

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UFC 269 Embedded, Episode 1: ‘Champion forever’

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In the first episode of UFC 269 Embedded, Julianna Pena shrugs off all of the underdog talk ahead of her matchup with two-division …read more

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Confrimed Woodley has $500k KO bonus in Paul rematch contract

Jake Paul and Tyron Woodley trade punches in their August 2021 PPV bout. | Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images

This time it’s not just a …read more

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MMA Junkie Radio #3215: Paul vs. Woodley 2, UFC on ESPN 31, Bellator 272 reactions

Monday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here.
On Episode 3,215, the boys react to all the big fights between UFC on ESPN 31 and Bellator …read more

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Why fight Tyron Woodley again? Jake Paul explains what's in it for him

Jake Paul already defeated Tyron Woodley once, so what’s in it for him the second time around?
Sure, there’s money – and Woodley was selected on short notice due to the withdrawal …read more

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UFC 269 Clash: ‘Suga’ Vs. Paiva!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Bantamweight strikers Sean O’Malley and Raulian Paiva will throw down this weekend (Sat., Dec. 11, 2021) …read more

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Eagle FC U.S Debut Will Feature Rashad Evans Plus Tyrone Spong vs. Bigfoot Silva

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s MMA promotion Eagle FC will debut in the U.S with a few former UFC fighters.

Following his retirement from MMA competition in 2019, Khabib Nurmagomedov hasn’t strayed too far …read more

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Coach names preferred foes for Conor McGregor’s return: Nate Diaz trilogy ‘gives me nightmares’

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The fate of the lightweight title will be decided this weekend when UFC champion Charles Oliveira defends his belt against top-ranked …read more

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Rashad Evans’ Return, ‘Bigfoot’ Silva vs. Tyrone Spong Highlight Eagle FC Debut in U.S.

Rashad Evans will end his retirement to compete on Eagle Fighting Championship’s United States debut on Jan. 28. …read more

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Rashad Evans books MMA return fight

Rashad Evans at the 2019 UFC hall of fame induction ceremony. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

The former UFC light …read more

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MMA Fighter Knocks His Opponent Out Of The Cage With Flying Knee

Brazilian MMA fighter Romero Reis put on quite the performance at a recent event, knocking his opponent out of the cage with a flying knee.

Reis had come into the fight …read more

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Evans Returns To MMA On Jan. 22

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Retired UFC light heavyweight Rashad Evans is a member of the promotion’s Hall of Fame — …read more

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What’s next for Jose Aldo and Rob Font after UFC Vegas 44?

In the main event of UFC Vegas 44, top-five bantamweights threw done as Rob Font took on Jose Aldo in a pivotal matchup. Aldo entered the fight on a two-fight …read more

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UFC Vegas 44 Reactions & UFC 269 Picks | Care/Don’t Care Podcast

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Sorry cry babies! It’s time for another of our infamous and patented Care/Don’t Care Podcasts, with your talent: Eugene S. Robinson & …read more

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Rashad Evans returns from retirement, Tyrone Spong vs. ‘Bigfoot’ Silva headlines Eagle FC debut card in U.S.

Khabib Nurmagomedov is stacking the deck for his promotion’s debut in the United States.
Eagle FC — an organization owned by the former UFC lightweight champion — is set to arrive …read more

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Michelle Waterson vs. Amanda Ribas Set For March Fight Night Card

Michelle Waterson and Amanda Ribas will finally be sharing the Octagon with one another.

Waterson and Ribas were booked to fight one another at UFC 257 in January on Fight Island …read more

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Spong-Silva headlines Eagle FC's debut in U.S.

Tyrone Spong and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva will headline Eagle FC 44 on Jan. 28 in Miami, officials told ESPN on Monday. …read more

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Colby Covington doubles down on “filthy animals” comments four years after originally insulting Brazil

Colby Covington has no remorse about labeling Brazil as a country filled with “filthy animals” in the lead up to his fight with Rafael dos Anjos. The UFC’s former interim …read more

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Bellator Not Interested In Kevin Lee

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight-turned-welterweight title hopeful, Kevin Lee, was released by the promotion late last month in what …read more

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UFC Hall of Famer Rashad Evans coming out of retirement to fight for Khabib's Eagle FC on Jan. 28

2022 will see the return of a UFC Hall of Famer to the cage.
Rashad Evans, who’s been retired since the middle of 2018, is set to fight for Khabub Nurmagomedov’s …read more

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Amanda Ribas vs. Michelle Waterson targeted for UFC’s March 26th card

Amanda Ribas celebrates after her victory over Virna Jandiroba in a strawweight fight at UFC 267. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

This fight was …read more

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Caio Borralho now set to make UFC debut against Jamie Pickett at Jan. 15 card

Jamie Pickett (right) is coming off his first UFC victory, a decision over Laureano Staropoli. | Zuffa LLC

Caio Borralho has a new date for …read more

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Edmen Shahbazyan fires back at Brendan Allen after UFC on ESPN 31: 'Talk that sh*t and get laid out'

Edmen Shahbazyan returned the favor to Brendan Allen by ripping him for his most recent loss.
When Shahbazyan (11-3 MMA, 4-3 UFC) was stopped by Nassourdine Imavov at UFC 268, Allen said …read more

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Hooker On FW Move: We’ll Cross Volkanovski Bridge When We Get To It

Dan Hooker has spoken about the prospect of moving down to a featherweight division currently ruled by teammate Alexander Volkanovski.

Hooker, who began his UFC career at 145 pounds, has seen …read more

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Amanda Ribas vs. Michelle Waterson in the works for March 26 UFC event

Amanda Ribas (pictured) will face Michelle Waterson in a three-round bout in March. | Guilherme Cruz, MMA Fighting

Top-ranked strawweights Amanda Ribas and Michelle Waterson …read more

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Ex-NBA First Round Pick Royce White to Make MMA Debut at Legacy Fighting Alliance 120

Former NBA first-round draft pick Royce White will make his mixed martial arts debut against Daiqwon Buckley at Legacy Fighting Alliance 120 on Friday. …read more

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UFC 269: Make your predictions for Oliveira-Poirier, Nunes-Pena

We want your predictions for Saturday’s UFC 269 event in Las Vegas.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for each bout …read more

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Strawweights Amanda Ribas, Michelle Waterson Agree to Matchup on March 26

A matchup between strawweight contenders Amanda Ribas and Michelle Waterson is in the works for an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on March 26. …read more

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Marlon Vera challenges Jose Aldo to rematch: 'Be a man and take a 5 rounder with me'

Marlon Vera wants to run things back with Jose Aldo.
Vera (20-7-1 MMA, 12-6 UFC) lost a unanimous decision to Aldo (31-7 MMA, 13-6 UFC) in a three-round fight last December at …read more

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Tyron Woodley in, Tommy Fury out to fight Jake Paul

International superstar Jake Paul will face former UFC world champion Tyron Woodley in a rematch of their August clash won by Paul. Paul vs. Woodley II titled “Leave No Doubt” will be the main …read more

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Amanda Ribas vs. Michelle Waterson in the works for UFC Fight Night on March 26

UFC women’s strawweight contenders Amanda Ribas and Michelle Waterson have agreed to fight.
Ribas (11-2 MMA, 5-1 UFC) and Waterson (18-9 MMA, 6-5 UFC) are expected to clash March 26 at …read more

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Tommy Fury issues statement after being forced out of Jake Paul fight with illness and injury

Tommy Fury has issued a statement after being forced to withdraw from his slated boxing match with Jake Paul on December 18. Fury (7-0) had last competed on Paul’s undercard …read more

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Anthony Pettis bet 10K on his brother Sergio Pettis to defeat Kyoji Horiguchi

Former UFC champion, Anthony Pettis, put some big money on the line over the weekend ahead of his brother, Sergio Pettis’ first title defense.

Anthony took to Twitter shortly after …read more

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Mac: ‘Fool’ Khabib Had To Eat His Words

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Former UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov lumped Jose Aldo into the same category as fellow ex-titleholder Conor McGregor, insisting …read more

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UFC fighter outs himself as a polygamist with ‘two wives and six children’

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Zhalgas Zhumagulov, a UFC fighter from Kazakhstan, recently revealed that he is married to two women. It is not every …read more

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Peña Says People Are “Sleeping On” Her Ahead Of Nunes Title Fight

UFC women’s bantamweight contender Julianna Peña believes people are unfairly writing her off ahead of her title fight with Amanda Nunes at UFC 269 this weekend.

After COVID-19 saw her initial …read more

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Tyron Woodley Replaces Tommy Fury, Meets Jake Paul in Boxing Rematch on Dec. 18

It looks like Tyron Woodley will get his rematch with Jake Paul after all. …read more

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Tyron Woodley reacts after booking boxing rematch with Jake Paul

Tyron Woodley has reacted after finally booking his much desired rematch with Jake Paul. Yes, after eventually getting the “I love Jake Paul” tattoo, Woodley now has his coveted rematch …read more

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Tommy Fury announces reason for withdrawal from Jake Paul fight

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Tommy Fury is out of his fight with Jake Paul due to injury and a medical condition, …read more

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UFC Vegas 44: Font vs. Aldo - Unofficial Awards

Rafael Fiziev fighting Brad Riddell at UFC Vegas 44 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Get the rundown of all the unique happenings of UFC …read more

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Tommy Fury Speaks Out On Jake Paul Fight Withdrawal

Tommy Fury has issued a statement after withdrawing from his scheduled boxing match with Jake Paul due to injury.

Fury and Paul had gone back and forth on social media for …read more

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Paul vs. Woodley II made official for Dec. 18 

Jake Paul and Tyron Woodley during their first meeting in August. | Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images

Paul vs. Woodley II is a go …read more

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Matchup Roundup: New UFC and Bellator fights announced in the past week (Nov. 29-Dec. 5)

MMA fight announcements are hard to follow. With so many outlets and channels available, it’s nearly impossible to organize.
But here at MMA Junkie, we’ve got your back.
Each week, we’ll compile …read more

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Video: Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley 2 reaction

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Tommy Fury is out of the Dec. 18 fight with Jake Paul and former UFC champ Tyron Woodley will get …read more

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Jake Paul vs Tyron Woodley 2 Set After Tommy Fury Pulls Out

Tommy Fury has reportedly pulled out of his boxing match with YouTube sensation Jake Paul just over 10 days before the pair were scheduled to meet inside the squared circle.

Fury …read more

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Fights on Tap: Blachowicz vs. Rakic among 12 UFC bouts announced

Jan Blachowicz before his fight against Glover Teixeira at UFC 267. | Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC

Check out all the fights announced over …read more

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Tommy Fury forced out of fight with Jake Paul, Tyron Woodley steps in

Tyron Woodley will get the chance to settle the score with Jake Paul, this after Tommy Fury was forced to withdraw from his fight with boxings “problem child”. Woodley (0-1) …read more

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Conor McGregor downplays Khabib Nurmagomedov's legacy: 'A good fighter, not great'

Conor McGregor thinks Khabib Nurmagomedov retired from MMA too soon to be considered an all-time great.
Nurmagomedov (29-0 MMA, 13-0 UFC) hung up his gloves in October 2020 after three lightweight title …read more

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Jake Paul to rematch Tyron Woodley on Dec. 18 after Tommy Fury withdraws

Tyron Woodley will get his wish after all.
Tommy Fury has withdrawn from his boxing match with Jake Paul, who will now rematch Woodley on Dec. 18 in an eight-round fight …read more

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Fury Withdraws, Paul-Woodley 2 Set For Dec. 18

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Plot twist!
Celebrity boxer Jake Paul has agreed to rematch former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley on Dec. 18 inside Amalie …read more

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Jake Paul to face Tyron Woodley in rematch following Tommy Fury withdrawal

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With Tommy Fury out, Jake Paul now finds himself in an unexpected rematch with Tyron Woodley.
MMA Fighting’s Damon …read more

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Former NBA player Royce White to make MMA debut at LFA 120

Two years after announcing his transition to MMA, former NBA player Royce White is set for his debut.
White, who was drafted by the Houston Rockets in 2012, will meet former …read more

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Four unanswered questions from UFC Vegas 44: Aldo vs Font

Jose Aldo defeated Rob Font in the main event of UFC Vegas 44 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Does Jose Aldo have another title …read more

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Dustin Poirier Hopes To Test Gaethje’s Oliveira Theory At UFC 269

UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier is looking to test Justin Gaethje’s theory on champion Charles Oliveira’s resolve when he meets the Brazilian at UFC 269.

Oliveira had UFC gold wrapped around …read more

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On To the Next One: Matches to make after UFC Vegas 44

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The timeless Jose Aldo has made a compelling case to fight for the bantamweight title once again following his big …read more

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This Is Bad

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UFC middleweight bruiser Dusko Todorovic was run over by a car back in July but kept the accident a secret until after his …read more

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Up Next! Championship Doubleheader In Vegas!

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Championship double header! UFC is closing out its 2021 PPV campaign with a slam-bang fight card featuring two separate title defenses, including the lightweight …read more

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Claudio Puelles addresses Daniel Cormier's criticism after setting UFC record win

LAS VEGAS – Claudio Puelles beat Chris Gruetzemacher with a third-round submission Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN 31 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight …read more

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What’s Next For Rob Font?

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UFC Vegas 44 went down last Sat. night (Dec. 4, 2021) inside the APEX facility in Las Vegas, Nevada. Plenty …read more

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Khamzat Chimaev explains why he refused to go on the Hotboxin’ podcast with Mike Tyson: “I don’t like what all happened with him”

UFC star Khamzat Chimaev has explained why he rejected the offer of going on Mike Tyson’s Hotboxin’ podcast. It’s safe to say that throughout his time in combat sports, Mike …read more

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Photo | Dusko Todorovic shows off the gruesome foot injury he suffered prior to his UFC Vegas 44 win

UFC middleweight Dusko Todorovic has revealed details of a gruesome foot injury he suffered earlier this year. This past Saturday night, Dusko Todorovic took his pro mixed martial arts record …read more

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What’s Next For Rob Font?

Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

UFC Vegas 44 went down last Saturday night (Dec. 4, 2021) inside UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada. Plenty of …read more

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The MMA Hour with John Kavanagh, Sean O’Malley, Sergio Pettis, Clay Guida, Chris Curtis, and Felicia Spencer at 1 p.m. ET

MMA Fighting

The Mixed Martial Arts Hour is back in your life! Below is a rundown of Monday’s show, which begins at 1 p.m. ET …read more

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MMA SQUARED: Jose Aldo has a message for all who seek to prosper off his name

Chris Rini, MMA Squared, Jose Aldo, Rob Font | Chris Rini

Hear ye, Hear ye, this is a proclamation from the King of Rio! …read more

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Ciryl Gane: Francis Ngannou Knows I Can Manage His Power

UFC interim heavyweight champion Ciryl Gane isn’t worried about Francis Ngannou’s game-changing power ahead of their unification bout.

Gane earned the interim heavyweight title over Derrick Lewis earlier this year at …read more

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Vince Morales says he can do better despite quick knockout win at UFC on ESPN 31

LAS VEGAS – Vince Morales beat Louis Smolka with a first-round knockout Saturday to open the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN 31 in Las Vegas.
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Ranking the top 10 fights to watch at UFC 269, including Oliveira-Poirier and Nunes-Pena

UFC 269 is one of the deepest pay-per-view cards in recent memory. So which fights stand out among the rest? …read more

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Aljamain Sterling shares the key to defeating Jose Aldo in a potential UFC title fight

UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling has provided his own blueprint for how he’d try to defeat Jose Aldo. Last Saturday night, MMA fans across the globe watched on in awe …read more

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Morning Report: Ciryl Gane expects to ‘manage the power’ of Francis Ngannou, interested in Jon Jones fight in 2022

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2021 is almost at an end which means the heavyweight title fight between current champion Francis Ngannou and …read more

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McGregor Debates Filmmaker About Khabib’s Retirement & Legacy

In this week’s installment of The Twitter Adventures of Conor McGregor, The Notorious One takes on an award-winning filmmaker in a debate about Khabib Nurmagomedov’s legacy.

On October 24, 2020, Khabib …read more

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