UFC 206's Matt Brown on Donald Cerrone: 'He's kind of a bully'

Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosTORONTO – UFC welterweight Donald Cerrone might be a fan favorite, but Matt Brown has no love for “Cowboy.”
“His whole thing is all …read more

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UFC Fight Night 102 early weigh in results for 'Lewis vs Abdurakhimov' in Albany

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is gearing up for its UFC Fight Night 102 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on UFC Fight Pass, locked and loaded for this Friday night (Dec. …read more

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Best moment in MMA history? Max Holloway willing to repeat 'historic' striking exchange with Ricardo Lamas at UFC 206

There have been so many great moments in mixed martial arts (MMA) history when it comes to toe-to-toe, all out striking wars. In fact, it goes all the way back …read more

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UFC 206: Matt Brown says former sparring partner Donald Cerrone is a ‘bully’ and a ‘douchebag’

Matt Brown faces Donald Cerrone at UFC 206, and he didn’t exactly have nice things to say about his former sparring partner. Donald Cerrone faces Matt Brown at UFC 206 …read more

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Morning Report: Georges St-Pierre back in negotiations with the UFC about returning to fight

Georges St-Pierre has had himself a busy two weeks. First, he announced he was teaming up with Bjorn Rebney, Cain Velasquez, Tim Kennedy, T.J. Dillashaw, and (maybe?) Donald Cerrone to …read more

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UFC 206 Joe Rogan Preview: Max Holloway vs. Anthony Pettis

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UFC broadcaster Joe Rogan reviews the UFC 206 main event match-up between featherweights Max Holloway and Anthony Pettis. The two fight for the interim title on Dec. …read more

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Michelle Nicolini looking to become ONE Championship's first female flyweight champion

Michelle Nicolini is an eight-time Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) world champion who already had a big name before making her ONE Championship debut last month.
The Brazilian enhanced her reputation with a …read more

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UFC Fight Night 102 early weigh-in results and live video stream (9 a.m. ET)

ALBANY, N.Y. – MMAjunkie is on scene and reporting live from today’s early weigh-ins for UFC Fight Night 102, and you can join us for official results and a live …read more

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Jason Saggo looking to complete 2016 goals against Rustam Khabilov at UFC 206

Filed under: Featured Videos, News, Radio Highlight, UFC, VideosAt the start of 2016, Jason Saggo laid out a goal: Go 3-0 in the octagon. Saturday, he has the opportunity to …read more

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Abdurakhimov ready for his time in spotlight

Shamil Abdurakhimov may not have expected to get a main event slot in his fourth UFC fight, but now that he’s here and facing Derrick Lewis on Friday night in …read more

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Boxing Breakdown: Terence Crawford vs. John Molina preview

Get a full preview of Terence Crawford vs. John Molina this Saturday night live on HBO. Saturday night, HBO Boxing is headlined by Terence Crawford (29-0; 20 KO) as he …read more

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White confirms Conor McGregor will be part of Game of Thrones: I’m glad he did it, I’m excited

Dana White confirmed rumors that UFC champ Conor McGregor will be part of the upcoming season of Game of Thrones. The upcoming season of Game of Thrones is currently …read more

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Shocking arrest made in connection to Anthony Pettis’ cars being set on fire

Recently, unfortunate news surfaced that former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis was targeted as several of his cars were set on fire in his driveway. Fortunately, no one was injured …read more

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Dana White clears the air: I didn’t strip Conor McGregor of title

Earlier this month, in a shocking move, it was revealed that Conor McGregor had relinquished the featherweight championship just weeks after winning the lightweight championship at UFC 205, where he …read more

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MMAAA responds to cease & desist letter

Earlier this month, notable fighters such as former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre, former UFC champions Cain Velasquez & TJ Dillashaw, and top ranked fighters Donald Cerrone & Tim Kennedy …read more

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Matt Brown rips “bully” Donald Cerrone ahead of UFC 206

This Saturday, #5 ranked welterweight Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone, and #14 ranked Matt ‘The Immortal’ Brown will step into the Octagon in a highly anticipated showdown between two of the toughest …read more

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Max Holloway focused on winning, not ‘interim’ tag attached to fight with Anthony Pettis

This Saturday, in the main event of UFC 206 in Toronto, top ranked featherweight Max Holloway and former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis will step into the Octagon in a …read more

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Ronda Rousey Explains How She and Vin Diesel Are ‘World of Warcraft’ Fanatics

Follow @MMAHotSauce on Twitter and Facebook. Also follow MMAWeekly.com on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. …read more

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Ronda Rousey: Amanda Nunes predicting first-round KO ‘because everyone knows she gasses out in the second’

Amanda Nunes has predicted that she will knock Ronda Rousey out in the first round. Rousey thinks she has an idea why Nunes would say that.
“Yeah, well she kind of …read more

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Holloway still fighting like his spot on the line

January 2014. Max Holloway was coming off back-to-back decision losses to Dennis Bermudez and Conor McGregor, and he felt as if his job was on the line if he dropped …read more

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By the Numbers - Fight Night Albany

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10Current ranking of Derrick Lewis as a UFC heavyweight4Consecutive wins by “The Black Beast,” including Lewis’ most recent split decision win over Roy Nelson in July, which was preceded …read more

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Report: Glover Teixeira To Meet Jared Cannonier At UFC 208

Glover Teixeira appears to have a new opponent.

According to a report by MMA Fighting, Teixeira will now face Jared Cannonier at UFC 208 after originally being booked to fight Jimi …read more

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Aljamain Sterling-Raphael Assuncao Now Expected For UFC On FOX 23

UFC on FOX 23 has a main event, and it may soon have a key bantamweight battle, as well.

According to a report by MMA Fighting, Aljamain Sterling and Raphael Assuncao …read more

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UFC On FOX 22 Fight Card All Set, Bouts Air On FOX, FS1, Fight Pass

Four bouts will comprise the main card for UFC on FOX 22 as has become the norm for such events.

Next Saturday’s card features Paige VanZant vs. Michelle Waterson in the …read more

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Midnight Mania! Rousey UFC 207 promo madness, MMAAA setbacks and more!

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every night … Welcome to Midnight Mania! “Korean Superboy” Doo Ho Choi welcomes you to the darkness. …read more

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Video: Special Ronda Rousey Promo Released For UFC 207

A special Ronda Rousey video was released by TMZ Sports recently entitled “Watch Me Prove You Wrong.”

The video spotlights the former UFC female bantamweight champion as she prepares to return …read more

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Bellator 168: Ed Ruth makes super fast turnaround, accepts international fight on one week notice

Bellator 168: “Sakara vs. Beltran” comes to Mandela Forum in Florence, Italy, this Saturday afternoon (Dec. 10, 2016) airing live on Spike TV in the United States at a special …read more

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Anthony Pettis: UFC 206 Open Workout Scrum

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Anthony Pettis spoke with the media in Toronto at Wednesday’s UFC 206 open workouts, ahead of Saturday’s interim featherweight championship showdown with Max Holloway.
TRENDING > Dana White Explains …read more

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UFC 206: Open Workouts Featuring Anthony Pettis, Max Holloway

Open workouts for Saturday’s UFC 206 event in Toronto took place Wednesday featuring Anthony Pettis, Max Holloway and others.

Pettis and Holloway got in some work with the pads, while others …read more

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UFC Fight Night 102: Open Workouts Featuring Derrick Lewis, Shamil Abdurakhimov

Likely lost to most in the headlines this weekend is an interesting UFC card that will stream live on Fight Pass this Friday night.

Derrick Lewis and Shamil Abdurakhimov headline UFC …read more

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Bjorn Rebney on the MMAAA: ‘The good news is the negative vibe has been focused on me’

Many people fans and athletes were excited to hear the news about the formation of the “industry re-defining” Mixed Martial Arts Athletes Association (MMAAA). With members including Georges St-Pierre, Donald …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Abdurakhimov previews, predictions, coverage, more

Check out Bloody Elbow’s pre-fight coverage for the Friday, December 9th UFC Fight Night 102 event in Albany, New York, headlined by heavyweights Derrick Lewis and Shamil Abdurakhimov. There are …read more

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UFC 206: Holloway vs. Pettis previews, predictions, coverage, more

Check out Bloody Elbow’s pre-fight coverage for the Saturday, December 10th UFC 206 PPV event in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, headlined by an interim featherweight title fight between Max Holloway and …read more

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White says Conor McGregor is 'taking 10 months off', Nate Diaz responds

According to Dana White, Conor McGregor could be out until August 2017. This led Nate Diaz to announce a similar vacation. It looks like Conor McGregor could be out a …read more

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UFC 'Albany,' UFC 206 odds: Latest Vegas betting lines, gambling guide for fights this weekend

Get a detailed breakdown of the betting lines for the back-to-back Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) events that will take place this weekend, including best bets, underdogs, favorites and much more! …read more

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Ed Ruth Books Flight To Italy, Will Compete This Weekend At Bellator 168

Ed Ruth wants to stay active and compete.

The former NCAA Div. I national wrestling champion has agreed to fly to Italy and face Emanuele Palombi this weekend at Bellator 168.

Below …read more

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Ronda Rousey is back in fantastic new UFC 207 promo

Ronda Rousey is back. Get excited.
On Wednesday, the UFC debuted a brand new promo for UFC 207 on TMZ, featuring Rousey ahead of her title fight against Amanda Nunes on …read more

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James Nakashima Intends RFA 46 to be the First in a String of Big Fights

While 2016 has not been the busiest year in terms of fights for undefeated welterweight prospect James Nakashima, it has been a growing year.
Injuries have kept Nakashima from fighting all …read more

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Stephen Thompson says Tyron Woodley on board for immediate rematch

Filed under: Featured Videos, News, Radio Highlight, UFC, VideosOnetime UFC welterweight title challenger Stephen Thompson believes champ Tyron Woodley is game for an immediate rematch after their majority draw at …read more

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UFC on FOX 23 fight card: Raphael Assuncao vs Aljamain Sterling Bantamweight battle re-booked for Jan. 28 in Denver

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has re-booked the Bantamweight battle between top-ranked contenders Raphael Assuncao (No. 3) and Aljamain Sterling (No. 8) to take place at UFC on FOX 23 in …read more

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Conor McGregor petitions Nevada court to set aside NAC punishment based on ‘irregularities in procedure’

Conor McGregor takes his NAC fight to a Nevada court to challenge “abuse of discretion” in his case. UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor decided to follow the lead of MMA …read more

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Conor McGregor Taking Legal Action to Reduce Fine For UFC 202 Bottle Throwing

Conor McGregor’s entanglements with the Nevada Athletic Commission aren’t close to over, it seems. On Wednesday, a story that had been brewing for a few weeks finally broke, as MMAJunkie …read more

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Max Holloway UFC 206 Open Workout Scrum

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Max Holloway spoke with the media in Toronto at Wednesday’s UFC 206 open workouts, ahead of Saturday’s interim featherweight championship showdown with Anthony Pettis.
TRENDING > Dana White Explains …read more

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Nick Diaz is now clear of NAC issues, free to fight again

The Nevada Athletic Commission and Nick Diaz have come to an agreement which will allow the fighter to compete again. Nick Diaz has had a rough couple of years when …read more

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Sean O'Connell may be backed into corner, but hey, he made the UFC Fight Night 102 poster

Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosALBANY, N.Y. – Sean O’Connell is at a crossroads moment in his UFC career, and he knows it.
The light heavyweight has lost two straight …read more

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VIDEO | Dana White: We’re going to make a UFC women’s 145-pound division with or without Cyborg

UFC President Dana White apparently has changed his mind on a UFC women’s 145-pound featherweight division. Back in September, White was not at all interested in creating a women’s featherweight …read more

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VIDEO | Dana White explains Conor McGregor vacating featherweight title

Many people were shocked when the UFC announced that Conor McGregor “relinquished” the UFC featherweight championship title recently. Many even speculated that the UFC simply stripped “The Notorious” of the …read more

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UFC 206 open workout video for ‘Pettis vs Holloway’ in Toronto

UFC 206 is ready to go down this weekend (Sat., Dec. 10, 2016) inside Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The pay-per-view (PPV) event will be headlined by an …read more

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Jocelyn Jones-Lybarger vs. Nina Ansaroff added to UFC Fight Night 103 in Phoenix

UFC strawweights Jocelyn Jones-Lybarger and Nina Ansaroff will battle for redemption in Phoenix as they meet at the UFC Fight Night 103 card in Arizona on Jan. 15, MMA Fighting …read more

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The MMA Circus w/ Adam Milstead

Episode 88 of The MMA Circus features UFC heavyweight Adam Milstead. EPISODE 88: The MMA Circus, hosted by Nick Baldwin and Andrew Lawrence, is back for your listening pleasure.
Guests:
Adam Milstead …read more

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Rob Emerson Believes Victory FC Championship Will Put Him Back in the UFC

Following a nearly two-year layoff, former UFC lightweight Rob Emerson returned to action in June at Victory FC 51 against Shawn West to pick up a second-round submission win.
For Emerson, …read more

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Nick Diaz Free to Fight or Corner Again in Nevada After Reaching Agreement

Free at last.

While Nick Diaz’s negotiated 18 month suspension (for testing positive for marijuana in-competition when he fought Anderson Silva) was up in the Summer, he had yet to be …read more

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Matt Brown lays into 'bully' Donald Cerrone, says he'll 'expose that truth out of him'

TORONTO – Even though Donald Cerrone has shown up in Canada the same happy-go-lucky guy with mostly friendly vibes towards his opponent Matt Brown, the “Immortal” one isn’t buying it.
In …read more

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Glover Teixeira vs. Jared Cannonier planned for UFC 208

A big step up in competition is coming for UFC light heavyweight Jared Cannonier, who is targeted for a UFC 208 showdown vs. Glover Teixeira. Just a few days after …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Ed Ruth takes Bellator 168 fight on short notice

Ed Ruth is returning to the Bellator cage much sooner than we thought.
The 26-year-old wrestling standout will be replacing an injured Davin Clark on one-week notice to fight Italy’s …read more

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Donald Cerrone responds to Dana White on MMAAA involvement - 'He's right ... he saved my ass'

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana white wasn’t too pleased when he found out that Donald Cerrone was among the initial group of mixed martial arts (MMA) who introduced the …read more

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The week's most important UFC question: Who's more beastly? Corey Anderson or Derrick Lewis?

Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosALBANY, N.Y. – Fantastic beasts and where to find them? How ’bout upstate New York?
Friday’s UFC Fight Night 102 card in Albany features …read more

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Conor McGregor Challenging Bottle-Throwing Sanctions in Court

Conor McGregor was fined $150,000 and assessed 50 hours of community service by the Nevada Athletic Commission in October, but it appears that he is challenging the penalty.
McGregor went before …read more

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Donald Cerrone says he is unsure of what his involvement with the MMAAA is

With the announcement of the “industry re-defining” Mixed Martial Arts Athletes Association, it appears not everyone involved is exactly sure what is going on with it just yet. As an …read more

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VIDEO | Get pumped for the return of “The Korean Superboy” with this awesome highlight!

If you don’t know @KoreanSuperBoy7 yet, you will soon! #UFC206 pic.twitter.com/0x5b7gxqkc — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) December 7, 2016 This Saturday, the UFC will return to Toronto, Ontario, Canada for the …read more

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Ryan Bader discusses his new free agency: There’s definitely interest out there

UFC light heavyweight Ryan Bader wrapped up his latest UFC contract in the best way possible, scoring impressive stoppages over Ilir Latifi and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. With these wins, which …read more

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Gegard Mousasi tells Bellator’s Satoshi Ishii, ‘Don’t go’ to the UFC

Even as one of the promotion’s top middleweight fighters, Gegard Mousasi isn’t necessarily telling others to sign a UFC contract. If you’ve been following the post-Pride Japanese MMA scene, you’ll …read more

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UFC Fight Night 102's Corey Anderson considered leaving MMA after loss to 'Shogun' Rua

ALBANY, N.Y. – Some fighters take a loss a little harder than others. When it’s a split decision, especially one most people thought you won, it can be particularly grating.
That …read more

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UFC 206 fight card: Cub Swanson vs Doo Ho Choi full fight preview

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight strikers Cub Swanson and Doo Ho Choi will face off this Saturday night (Dec. 10, 2016) at UFC 206 inside Air Canada Center in Toronto, …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Bellator 168's Alessio Sakara promises to hit Joey Beltran with '100 percent adrenaline' - 'I'm coming to knock him out'

Bellator 168: “Sakara vs. Beltran” goes down at Mandela Forum in Florence, Italy, this Saturday afternoon (Dec. 10, 2016). Alessio Sakara will be featured in the Spike TV-televised event opposite …read more

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Shamil Abdurakhimov was not the droid Derrick Lewis was looking for at UFC Fight Night 102

Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosALBANY, N.Y. – After wins over former title challenger Gabriel Gonzaga and Roy Nelson, Derrick Lewis wasn’t sure what kind of name he’d hear …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Donald Cerrone Didn’t Realize He Was on MMA Athletes Association Board

Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone appeared before the media on Nov. 30 during a press conference to announce the formation of the Mixed Martial Arts Athletes Association (MMAAA). Cerrone was introduced …read more

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Anthony Pettis: Jose Aldo is UFC featherweight champ based on a ‘technicality’

TORONTO — At UFC 206 open workouts Wednesday, Anthony Pettis spoke about his interim featherweight title fight against Max Holloway, the car arson at his home in Milwaukee, and how …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

UFC Class Action Attorneys Go to Battle with MMA Athletes Association

The history of trying to organize mixed martial arts fighters has been riddled with competing factions that can’t seem to get on the same page in representing the fighters’ best …read more

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Theodorou vs Ferreira, Santos vs Marshman set for UFC Halifax

Elias Theodorou will take on Cezar Ferreira while Thiago Santos meets Jack Marshman in February. A couple of middleweight bouts have been added to the UFC”s return to Halifax.
Super …read more

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Video: Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone Talks MMAAA At UFC 206 Media Scrum

At the official UFC 206 Open Workouts in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on Wednesday, UFC star Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone spoke more about his involvement with MMAAA.

Featured above, courtesy of MMA Fighting …read more

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Max Holloway not concerned with interim tag at UFC 206: 'I'm a fighter, I want to fight'

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosTORONTO – Max Holloway believes he falls into a category that consists of a dying breed of fighter. He sees a shrinking group of athletes that …read more

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Nick Diaz (finally) settles with NSAC, cleared to resume UFC career

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight and part-time middleweight, Nick Diaz, recently reached a settlement agreement with Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) and is (finally) free to return to active mixed …read more

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UFC 206 Picks: Can Cub Swanson Out Scrap Doo Ho Choi?

UFC 206 is coming this weekend and though we may have lost the stellar main event of Daniel Cormier versus Anthony Johnson, the replacement main event is just as intriguing …read more

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Conor McGregor Seeking Judicial Review of Nevada Athletic Commission Fine

Conor McGregor is still fighting the hefty fine he received from the Nevada Athletic Commission for his part in a water-bottle throwing incident ahead of UFC 202. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Sterling vs. Assuncao now in the works for UFC on FOX 23

After being scratched from UFC Fight Night 102 due to a Sterling injury, the fight has been rescheduled for Denver. After an injury that scratched their November fight at UFC …read more

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Anti-trust attorneys issue cease-and-desist to MMAAA, which counters it 'will do no such thing'

Attorneys representing a group of fighters embroiled in class-action lawsuit against the UFC have accused the newly formed MMA Athletes Association of trying to siphon profits from a possible settlement.
“As …read more

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Report: Glover Teixeira vs. Jared Cannonier in the works for UFC 208

Late last month, reports surfaced that Glover Teixeira and Jimi Manuwa were being considered for a light heavyweight showdown at UFC 208 in Anaheim, California. Unfortunately, that card was cancelled …read more

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BJPENN.COM Radio Ep. 10 // Antonio McKee | Gerald Harris | Jorge Masvidal | Abel Trujillo

BJPENN.COM Radio returns tonight at 8PM ET/5PM PT with more great guests for your MMA fix! 8:15PM ET- Antonio McKee – @elnegro01 kicks things off to recap his son AJ’s …read more

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Nick Diaz & NSAC reach agreement, Diaz cleared to fight again immediately

Despite the fact that Nick Diaz celebrated the end of his shortened suspension earlier this year, the eldest Diaz brother hadn’t returned to the Octagon due to the fact that …read more

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MMAAA Issues Statement Responding to Cease-and-Desist Letter from Lawyers in Anti-Trust Case

The Mixed Martial Arts Athletes Association has responded to a cease-and-desist order from lawyers representing a group of fighters in a class-action lawsuit against the UFC. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

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Nick Diaz and Nevada Athletic Commission Reach Agreement

Nick Diaz‘s trouble with the Nevada Athletic Commission have reportedly been resolved.
Diaz tested positive to marijuana in relation to his UFC 183 headlining bout with Anderson Silva in January of …read more

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Aldo says UFC ‘has been a mess,' calls Conor and Kavanagh 'pieces of sh*t'

A disgruntled Jose Aldo expressed his unhappy feelings towards the UFC, Conor McGregor, and John Kavanagh. Although he is once again the UFC featherweight champion, Jose Aldo still feels unhappy …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

MMAAA responds to cease-and-desist demand from lawyers in UFC antitrust case

The Mixed Martial Arts Athletes Association has issued a strongly worded response to a group representing fighters in an ongoing antitrust lawsuit in what has turned into a public tug-of-war …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

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Conor McGregor challenging Nevada commission sanctions in court

Conor McGregor isn’t going to willfully accept his recent sanctions from the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC).
The UFC lightweight champion has filed a notice for judicial review with Clark County civil …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Middleweight prospect Ed Ruth announced as late addition to Saturday's Bellator 168

Ed Ruth will take his second professional MMA contest just five weeks after his successful debut in the sport.
Bellator officials today announced that Ruth (1-0 MMA, 1-0 BMMA) will face …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Conor McGregor petitions Nevada court for judicial review of NSAC fine

Filed under: Featured, News, UFCUFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor once wished the Nevada State Athletic Commission luck in trying to get a $150,000 fine from him. Now he’ll see them …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

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UFC Champ Conor McGregor Likely Won’t Make Octagon Return Until Late 2017

Conor McGregor already said he was going to take some time off. Now it might be a little bit more than originally anticipated. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

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UFC 206: Donald Cerrone open workout scrum

TORONTO — After UFC 206 open workouts, Donald Cerrone discussed his affiliation with MMAAA, his impending meeting with UFC president Dana White over association issues, and his much-publicized eye injury.
…read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Knockout Radio LIVE: Cowboy Cerrone, Plus UFC Albany and UFC 206 Previews

Tune in Wednesday, Dec. 7, at 6 pm ET, for Knockout Radio LIVE! Randy Harris and the crew talk with special guest Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone, and preview Friday’s UFC Albany …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

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Weekend Boxing Odds: Terence Crawford and Anthony Joshua huge betting favorites

Crawford and Joshua are big favorites, but are there any bets worth placing this weekend? It’s a big boxing weekend coming up, with world title fights airing throughout the …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

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Anthony Pettis thinks UFC 206 opponent Max Holloway has been aping his style

Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosTORONTO – Anthony Pettis believes Max Holloway has built a fighting style largely based off what he’s done inside the octagon in the UFC …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Lawyers hit MMAAA with cease-and-desist letter, attempt to block action against UFC

Late last week, former Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney announced the creation of the Mixed Martial Arts Athletes Association (MMAAA), an organization — much like the Professional Fighters Association (PFA) — …read more

Source:: MMAMania

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Nick Diaz reaches agreement with NAC, free to participate in all fight-related activities again

Nick Diaz is a free man in Nevada. Again.
Diaz, according to sources, recently reached an agreement with the Nevada Athletic Commission, which now frees him to participate in all combat …read more

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Middleweight prospect Ed Ruth announced as late addition to Friday's Bellator 168

Ed Ruth will take his second professional MMA contest just five weeks after his successful debut in the sport.
Bellator officials today announced that Ruth (1-0 MMA, 1-0 BMMA) will face …read more

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Donald Cerrone on MMAAA: Dana White is right, ‘I probably should have called him’

It doesn’t sound like Donald Cerrone is leaving the MMAAA, but he doesn’t sound eager to lead it either. It may not prove to be more than a speed bump …read more

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Raphael Assuncao vs. Aljamain Sterling slated for UFC on FOX 23

An important bantamweight fight is close to being added to UFC on FOX 23.
According to sources, Aljamain Sterling (12-1) vs. Raphael Assuncao (23-5) is targeted for the Jan. 28 card …read more

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TJ Dillashaw weighs-in on Urijah Faber’s upcoming retirement

In just over a week, MMA veteran Urijah Faber will step into the Octagon for the final time as he squares off against Brad ‘One Punch’ Pickett in front of …read more

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Tyron Woodley once again mocks Conor McGregor for chair-throwing incident

Tyron Woodley and Conor McGregor, who are the UFC welterweight and lightweight champions respectively, have had plenty of memorable exchanges over the last few weeks. Some of them have been …read more

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Matt Brown explains impact of training under Duane Ludwig

UFC welterweight Matt Brown is gearing up for what could very well be the biggest fight of his MMA career this Saturday at UFC 206. Brown, who is currently ranked …read more

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