Coach: UFC Should Pay Nate Diaz $15 Million to Fight Tyron Woodley

It doesn’t appear that Nate Diaz is going to fight Tyron Woodley at UFC 219 unless the promotion is willing to make him an extremely lucrative offer. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Khabib Nurmagomedov Would ‘Smash’ Tony Ferguson’s Face Over Conor McGregor’s

To close out the year, Khabib Nurmagomedov is going to fight Edson Barboza at UFC 219. It will be his first UFC appearance since UFC 205 in November of last …read more

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Andre Soukhamthath replaces Bryan Caraway vs. Luke Sanders at UFC Fresno

Luke Sanders has a new opponent for UFC Fresno. With Bryan Caraway sidelined due to an injury, Sanders will now take on Andre Soukhamthath on Dec. 9, the promotion announced.
Soukhamthath …read more

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John Lineker replaces Dominick Cruz, fights Jimmie Rivera at UFC 219 in Las Vegas

No Dominick Cruz? No problem!
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight contender, Jimmie Rivera, will now fight division power puncher John Lineker (as requested) at the upcoming UFC 219 pay-per-view (PPV) event, …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Tyron Woodley: I’m training for Nate Diaz at UFC 219 ‘until I hear no’

For Tyron Woodley, Nate Diaz is still his upcoming opponent, until the UFC officially kills the match-up. There have been talks about a Tyron Woodley-Nate Diaz welterweight championship fight …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Joseph Morales booked for UFC Belem

Deiveson Figueiredo is the first Belem native booked to compete at UFC Belem, as he takes on Joseph Morales in a flyweight bout on Feb. 3. Both fighters confirmed the …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Nina Ansaroff contemplates having baby with UFC champ Amanda Nunes, though decision not clear

Filed under: News, Radio Highlight, UFC, VideosUFC strawweight Nina Ansaroff pulled off arguably the biggest victory of her career earlier this month with a unanimous-decision victory over former Invicta FC …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

3-1 'dog Michael Bisping 'not expecting a walk in the park' at UFC-Shanghai vs. Kelvin Gastelum

Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosSHANGHAI – Once again, Michael Bisping will be part of UFC history on Saturday.
Bisping (30-8 MMA, 20-8 UFC) headlines UFC Fight Night 122 in a …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | BJ Penn updates on his future in MMA

Back in June of this year, former UFC lightweight champion and all-around MMA legend BJ Penn made his latest return to cage opposite Germany’s Dennis Siver. While Penn nearly finished …read more

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Carlos Condit: Tyron Woodley vs. Nate Diaz an ‘Awesome Fight’ [VIDEO]

The UFC fan favorite is set to return to action to face Neil Magny at UFC 219 on December 30 and has given his backing to a potential headliner between …read more

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Al Iaquinta: Flush Conor McGregor Doesn’t Need to Fight Again

Iaquinta believes that the behavior of Conor McGregor at Bellator 187 in Dublin simply serves to prove that he has things his way right now “Raging” Al told BJPenn.com that …read more

Source:: MMANews

Holly Holm Responds to Cyborg’s USADA Claims

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm has hit back at Cris Cyborg’s claims that she feels she has been the target of ‘unfair’ and excessive USADA testing 145-pound champion …read more

Source:: MMANews

Matt Hughes criticizes UFC, explains why promotion is “not as special” as it once was

Speaking on a recent edition of Undeniable with Joe Buck, former UFC welterweight champion and outright MMA legend Matt Hughes shared some criticisms of the modern UFC. In his …read more

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ONE Books Martin Nguyen vs. Bibiano Fernandes

Martin Nguyen currently holds two ONE belts. He’ll chase after a third next. The promotion announced plans for Nguyen to meet Bibiano Fernandes for the bantamweight title when the calendar …read more

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Coach Richard Perez shares Nate Diaz’s sizeable price tag, says UFC doesn’t want to pay it

Over the last few weeks, there has been significant buzz surrounding a possible UFC 219 welterweight title fight between champ Tyron Woodley and long-time lightweight contender Nate Diaz. As the …read more

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Matt Hughes: UFC today is ‘too commercial,’ no longer ‘as special’

Hall-of-Famer Matt Hughes talks about the UFC today, compared to how it was during his time. Prior to the monumental television deal that was signed in 2011, the UFC …read more

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Coach: Nate Diaz should get $15 million for next fight, won’t likely compete at UFC 219

UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley is campaigning for a fight with Nate Diaz on Dec. 30, but it looks like Diaz’s camp doesn’t expect the title bout to happen.
Diaz hasn’t …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Here’s that video of Brittney Palmer topless at the beach (try not to drool)

I need to start going to different beaches.
The Jersey shore has become a sausage factory these days and I don’t need to see Freddy Fratboy and his Bro Squad comparing …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Chael Sonnen sides with Colby Covington, not “scumbag” Fabricio Werdum

Colby Covington is one of the most talked about fighters in MMA right now. Unfortunately, much of the talk about him has been negative.
Public discourse surrounding the welterweight star picked …read more

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The MMA Circus: UFC Sydney recap, Bisping-Gastelum preview

On Episode 138 of The MMA Circus, Nick Baldwin and guest co-host Jed Meshew discuss last weekend’s UFC Fight Night 121: Werdum vs. Tybura, the Colby Covington and Fabricio Werdum …read more

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Aljamain Sterling reflects on how wrestling saved him from gang life

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCIf it wasn’t for wrestling, there’s a good chance Aljamain Sterling wouldn’t be who he is today.
We know the 28-year-old Sterling (14-2 MMA, …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Nate Diaz demands $15 million to fight Tyron Woodley — and UFC won’t give it to him

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight veteran Nate Diaz, who previously demanded $30 million to complete his trilogy with Conor McGregor, is willing to cut his asking price in half to …read more

Source:: MMAMania

TKO 41 – Montreal – December 8

Date: December 8, 2017
Venue: Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec
TV: Fight Network/UFC Fight Pass/RDS
Tickets: Buy Tickets
Main Card: (Fight Network/UFC Fight Pass-6pm et)
145lbs- TJ Laramie (6-2) vs. Charles Jourdain (5-0) ***Featherweight Title …read more

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Jimmy Smith on what makes Arlene Blencowe dangerous in Bellator 189 rematch with champ Julia Budd

Filed under: Bellator, News, VideosBellator is back Stateside next week, and the women’s featherweight title will be on the line.
In the Bellator 189 main event, champion Julia Budd (10-2 MMA, …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Jose Aldo Promises to Attack More in Holloway Rematch

Jose Aldo feels that there were a number of things he could have done better in his UFC 212 title bout loss to Max Holloway While not exactly lamenting the …read more

Source:: MMANews

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Frank Mir: Underestimating Fedor a ‘Crazy Mistake’ [VIDEO]

Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir is looking forward to engaging in a Bellator Grand Prix showdown with MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko Don’t expect Mir to be heading into the …read more

Source:: MMANews

Holly Holm on Instagram vid: Cris Cyborg needs to ‘stop whining’ about testing

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm has never exactly been known as one to get involved in social media drama.
But she had to make an exception last month, after …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

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Breakdown: Sergey Kovalev vs. Vyacheslav Shabranskyy fight preview and prediction

The Krusher is back in action, this weekend on HBO. Get a preview of Kovalev vs. Shabranskyy here. This Saturday, one of boxing’s most dangerous KO artists is in action …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Khabib Nurmagomedov goes off on Conor McGregor for Bellator 187 incident

While Jose Aldo was surprisingly understanding of Conor McGregor‘s infamous rampage at Bellator 187, Khabib Nurmagomedov is not.
Speaking on the Talk and Talker Podcast, Nurmagomedov went off on McGregor for …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

Watch The MMA Beat live today

On this week’s episode of the show, the panel will discuss what they’re thankful for and not thankful for in MMA, Volkan Oezdemir’s arrest, Will Brooks vs. Benson Henderson, the …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Kavanagh: Conor McGregor’s hands ‘are going to be a lot better’ when he returns to the UFC

Straight Blast Gym head coach John Kavanagh is expecting major improvements from Conor McGregor when he makes his UFC return. For a good amount of time, Conor McGregor briefly …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Morning Report: Khabib Nurmagomedov says UFC must 'humble' Conor McGregor after Bellator incident

Earlier this month, Conor McGregor madea a surprising return to the cage when he jumped the fence in celebration after his friend Charlie Ward’s victory over John Redmond at Bellator …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Andre Soukhamthath steps in for Bryan Caraway, meets Luke Sanders at UFC-Fresno

Andre Soukhamthath will get a third chance in 2017 to pick up his first win in the UFC, but it will have to come on short notice.
Soukhamthath (11-5 MMA, 0-2 …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Holloway Welcomes Aldo Sequel; Motivated Aldo Planning Different Result

When featherweight champion Max Holloway received a call that his opponent at UFC 218 was changing, he never once blinked or wavered on his desire to perform in front of …read more

Source:: UFC

Posted on November 22, 2017, 12:16 pm By
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UFC Fight Night 122: Everybody is Tuning in for Michael Bisping-Kelvin Gastelum

Thankfully, the main card for Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 122 event in China has a decent starting time – unless you reside on the Pacific coast. For everybody else, the …read more

Source:: MMANews

Posted on November 22, 2017, 12:16 pm By
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Bellator MMA and Kickboxing Returns to Florence, Italy with Bellator 190

Bellator returns to Florence, Italy on Saturday, December 9, when both Bellator MMA and Bellator Kickboxing, along with Oktagon, emanate from the Nelson Mandela Forum for another huge evening of …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Max Holloway Was Ready for Lightweight Super Fight After Frankie Edgar Dropped Out of UFC 218

Max Holloway may be the reigning and defending featherweight champion but when he received word that Frankie Edgar was injured and out of their fight at UFC 218, he was …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Posted on November 22, 2017, 9:46 am By
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Soukhamthath steps in for Caraway in Fresno

After a pair of razor-thin split decision losses, Andre “The Asian Sensation” Soukhamthath hopes to take the judges out of the equation On Dec. 9 when he battles Luke Sanders …read more

Source:: UFC

Posted on November 22, 2017, 9:16 am By
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Sherman shows up to throw down

As the UFC’s stacked November campaign comes to a close with a card in Shanghai on Saturday, the most important question may be: “Is China ready for The Vanilla Gorilla?” …read more

Source:: UFC

Posted on November 22, 2017, 9:16 am By
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Lineker to face Rivera at UFC 219

An injury to Dominick Cruz has forced the former UFC bantamweight champion out of his UFC 219 bout against Jimmie Rivera on Dec. 30. Stepping in to meet the New …read more

Source:: UFC

Flashy Style A Product of Practice For Must-See Magomedsharipov

With 39 UFC events scheduled before 2018 rolls in, a debuting fighter has to be pretty special to make an impression that lasts beyond fight night. Featherweight Zabit Magomedsharipov pulled …read more

Source:: UFC

Miesha Tate Explains Why Holly Holm Can Beat Cris Cyborg at UFC 219

For the past decade, Cris “Cyborg” Justino has been one of the most dominant fighters on the planet, running roughshod over each and every contender thrown in her path.
To say …read more

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Posted on November 22, 2017, 9:16 am By
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The MMA Hour - 410 - Colby Covington

Colby Covington will talk about his altercation with Fabricio Werdum last week in Sydney. …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on November 22, 2017, 6:16 am By
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The MMA Hour - 410 - Michael Chandler

Michael Chandler will explain why he’s not fighting Brent Primus next and preview his upcoming fight against Goiti Yamauchi. …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

The MMA Hour - 410 - Chael Sonnen

Chael Sonnen will discuss his part in the Bellator heavyweight tournament. …read more

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The MMA Hour - 410 - Patrick Cote

Former UFC fighter Patrick Côté will talk about starting his own sports management firm. …read more

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Posted on November 22, 2017, 6:16 am By
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Midnight Mania! Aldo denies any excuses for first loss, will ‘smother’ Holloway in rematch

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight … Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Jose Aldo is set to fight Max Holloway in the headliner …read more

Source:: MMAMania

The MMA Hour - 410 - Mirko Cro Cop

Mirko Cro Cop will talk about his decision to keep fighting and his upcoming bout against Tsuyoshi Kohsaka at Rizin FF 9. …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on November 22, 2017, 4:46 am By
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The MMA Hour - 410 - Tyron Woodley

Tyron Woodley will talk about the offer to fight Nate Diaz at UFC 219 and what’s next. …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on November 22, 2017, 4:46 am By
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The MMA Hour - 410 - Holly Holm

Holly Holm will preview her UFC 219 fight against Cris “Cyborg” Justino. …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

UFC KO of The Week: Alistair Overeem Stops Junior dos Santos (Video)

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has rolled out a new “KO of the Week.” This time it’s Alistair Overeem ending Junior dos Santos’ night in round two. The two met …read more

Source:: MMANews

Posted on November 22, 2017, 4:16 am By
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If I Did It: McGregor, Covington, Nate Diaz, Michael Carter-Williams and more

Welcome to IF I DID IT where we analyze and solve PR kerfuffles from the MMA world (insert hand gesture) not beyond. Alexei Auld is back with a brand …read more

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Posted on November 22, 2017, 4:16 am By
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The MMA Hour - 410 - Garry Tonon

BJJ black belt Garry Tonon will join us in studio to discuss his transition to MMA and more. …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on November 22, 2017, 4:16 am By
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Chael Sonnen: Don’t judge Colby Covington for Fabricio Werdum’s ‘scumbag move’

Colby Covington has quickly captured the title of mixed martial arts (MMA) villain, as the brash Welterweight doesn’t seem to have a filter when it comes to his mouth and …read more

Source:: MMAMania

The MMA Hour - 410 - Cris Cyborg

Cris Cyborg will preview her UFC 219 title defense against Holly Holm. …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on November 22, 2017, 4:16 am By
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UFC 218: Holloway vs. Aldo 2 Media Conference Call Replay

(Courtesy of UFC)
Hear what the UFC 218 main event fighters, featherweight champion Max Holloway and former titleholder Jose Aldo, had to say on today’s media conference call.
TRENDING > Dana White …read more

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Posted on November 22, 2017, 3:46 am By
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UFC Fight Night 121 Nabs Average Viewership of 815,000

Viewership numbers for the main card of UFC Fight Night 121 have been released. The FOX Sports 1 (FS1) broadcast drew 815,000 viewers (via MMAFighting.com). The event peaked at 987,000 …read more

Source:: MMANews

Posted on November 22, 2017, 3:16 am By
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Max Holloway Skeptical of Jose Aldo’s Definition of Motivation Ahead of UFC 218 Rematch

When Jose Aldo first faced Max Holloway, he was defending the featherweight title he had only recently regained in front of thousands of his countrymen in Rio de Janeiro. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Posted on November 22, 2017, 3:16 am By
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Cris Cyborg Says a Win Over Holm is Also a Win Over Rousey

Cris Cyborg feels she’ll have defeated two opponents if she successfully defends her title at UFC 219. Cyborg is set to put her women’s featherweight championship on the line against …read more

Source:: MMANews

Posted on November 22, 2017, 3:16 am By
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Andre Soukhamthath Replaces Injured Caraway, Meets Luke Sanders at UFC Fight Night 123

Andre Soukhamthath will step in for the injured Bryan Caraway and face Luke Sanders at UFC Fight Night 123. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Bellator 190 lineup set for Italy return; event to air on Spike via tape-delay

The card for Bellator’s return to Florence, Italy, is set.
Bellator 180 takes place Dec. 9 at Nelson Mandela Forum with a main card that airs at 8 p.m. ET on …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Yoshitaka Naito vs. Alex Silva title fight headlines ONE: Warriors of the World

Yoshitaka Naito will put his ONE Championship strawweight gold on the line on Dec. 9, as he meets Alex Silva in Bangkok, Thailand, the promotion officially announced.
Naito (12-0) submitted Dejdamrong …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

UFC Fight Night 122 predictions: 'Bisping vs Gastelum' Fight Pass 'Prelims' undercard preview - Pt 2

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing a bevy of “Prelims” fights to UFC Fight Pass this weekend (Sat., Nov. 25, 2017) when UFC Fight Night 122: “Bisping vs. Gastelum” storms …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Posted on November 22, 2017, 3:16 am By
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ONE Championship Adds Yoshitaka Naito-Alex Silva Title-Fight

Yoshitaka Naito will defend his ONE strawweight title this December, taking on Alex Silva. Naito (12-0) scored a submission victory over Dejdamrong Sor Amnuaysirichoke back in 2016 to win the …read more

Source:: MMANews

Paige VanZant vs. Jessica-Rose Clark set for UFC St. Louis

VanZant is returning to the cage for the first time in just over a year on January 14th. No rest for the wicked.
Jessica-Rose Clark, better known in MMA circles as …read more

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Posted on November 22, 2017, 2:16 am By
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'King Mo': I'm a problem for anyone in Bellator heavyweight grand prix

Filed under: Bellator, News, Radio Highlight, VideosPerhaps the most intriguing aspect of Bellator’s eight-man grand prix next year to decide a new heavyweight champion is the inclusion of four fighters …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Volkan Oezdemir Still Has Time to Train for UFC Return

Despite ‘aggravated battery causing bodily harm or disability‘ charges UFC light heavyweight contender Volkan Ozdemir has found time to continue his training for what very well may be a title …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

Posted on November 22, 2017, 2:16 am By
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UFC Fight Night 122 pre-event facts: How legendary is Michael Bisping? Just look at his resume

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosThe UFC makes its first stop in mainland China on Saturday with UFC Fight Night 122, which takes place at Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai and streams …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on November 22, 2017, 1:46 am By
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Bryan Caraway out, Andre Soukhamthath now fights Luke Sanders at UFC Fresno

Another injury has forced Bryan Caraway out of a UFC fight. Top-10 UFC bantamweight contender Bryan Caraway has scarcely been active since joining the promotion via the WEC, and he’ll …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

UFC Sydney: Werdum vs. Tybura does 815,000 viewers

Thanks to a strong lead-in from college football, the UFC Sydney prelims on FS1 did their biggest numbers since February. Saturday night’s UFC Sydney show, headlined by Fabricio Werdum’s …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on November 22, 2017, 1:16 am By
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Jon Jones Hearing for Failed Drug Test Rescheduled

For what feels like the past decade, Jon Jones has been making headlines for basically everything in the world of MMA. From car accidents to drug tests and even a …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

Posted on November 22, 2017, 1:16 am By
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The UFC has flown Mark Hunt into Las Vegas for more medical tests

Mark Hunt is hoping to prove he’s fit to fight following his removal from UFC Sydney over CTE concerns. Mark Hunt and the UFC have not been on good terms …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Posted on November 22, 2017, 1:16 am By
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ESPN's '30 for 30' podcast about UFC 1 makes an old story feel new

It sounds like a tale you already know, or at least think you know: the origin story of the UFC. And chances are you have heard it before, in several …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on November 22, 2017, 12:46 am By
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John Lineker vs. Jimmie Rivera set for UFC 219

Bantamweight contender John Lineker has replaced former champ Dominick Cruz at UFC 219, and will take on Jimmie Rivera. John Lineker’s wish has been granted.
Shortly after asking the UFC …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Will Brooks: ‘1-3 is Not Acceptable at All & I Take Full Responsibility’

Will Brooks knows he’s in a rough spot, but don’t expect him to pin the blame on anyone but himself. Brooks suffered a submission loss to Nik Lentz this past …read more

Source:: MMANews

Posted on November 22, 2017, 12:16 am By
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UFC seeking massive increase in next TV rights deal, and not getting many early takers

The promotion is looking to nearly quadruple the value of its next broadcast deal, coming off a 7-year agreement with FOX. It doesn’t come as much of a surprise that …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Posted on November 22, 2017, 12:16 am By
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Max Holloway Calls Jose Aldo’s Motivation Into Question During Media Call

Max Holloway wants to make it clear that he has no problem being motivated. It’s hard to think that anyone out there would ever doubt that he isn’t. After all, …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

Posted on November 22, 2017, 12:16 am By
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Max Holloway Isn’t Buying Jose Aldo’s Claims of Being More Motivated

Max Holloway doesn’t believe Jose Aldo when he says he has more motivation for their title rematch. Back in June, Holloway and Aldo did battle in an Ultimate Fighting Championship …read more

Source:: MMANews

Posted on November 22, 2017, 12:16 am By
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Cris Cyborg: A win over Holly Holm counts as a win over Ronda Rousey

After a brief financial disagreement, a much-anticipated women’s Featherweight title fight was confirmed to go down at UFC 219 on Dec. 30, as Cristiane Justino will defend her strap against …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Max Holloway questions Jose Aldo’s motivation heading into UFC 218: ‘What’s going on?’

Jose Aldo was trying to say all the right things on Tuesday when talking about his impending UFC 218 rematch with Max Holloway.
Holloway took Aldo’s UFC featherweight title via third-round …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Champ Max Holloway questions Jose Aldo's mindset ahead of UFC 218 rematch

UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway has some questions about the mindset of Jose Aldo going into their title rematch at UFC 218.
Aldo (26-3 MMA, 8-2 UFC), who challenges Holloway (18-3 …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Paige VanZant vs. Jessica-Rose Clark in The Works For UFC St. Louis

UFC Fight Night 124 may be adding a strawweight clash to its card. MMAFighting.com is reporting that a bout between VanZant and Clark is being targeted for a UFC event …read more

Source:: MMANews

Posted on November 21, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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VIDEO | Carlos Condit Says Nate Diaz and Tyron Woodley’s Possible Fight is ‘Strange’

There was mixed reactions to the rumblings of the UFC trying to put together a match-up between Tyron Woodley and Nate Diaz. The bout was agreed to and the contract …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

Fighter on Fighter: Breaking down UFC Fight Night 122’s Michael Bisping

Recently dethroned Middleweight kingpin, Michael Bisping, will square off opposite top-ranked contender, Kelvin Gastelum (No. 9), this Saturday (Nov. 25, 2017) at UFC Fight Night 122 inside Mercedes Benz Arena …read more

Source:: MMAMania

After Dominick Cruz Withdrawal, Jimmie Rivera Now Faces John Lineker at UFC 219

Jimmie Rivera has a new opponent at UFC 219, as the bantamweight contender will square off against John Lineker in Las Vegas on Dec. 30. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

John Lineker gets wish, steps in to fight Jimmie Rivera at UFC 219

Jimmie Rivera has a replacement foe, and John Lineker has the fight he wants.
The bout between top-10 bantamweights has been set for UFC 219, which takes place Dec. 30 at …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Dominick Cruz Out; John Lineker Now Faces Jimmie Rivera at UFC 219

Following an injury to former bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz, John Lineker has stepped up to face Jimmie Rivera at UFC 219 in Las Vegas on Dec. 30.
UFC officials announced the …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

BJPENN.COM Radio Ep. 59 // Mike Perry | BJ Penn

BJPENN Radio returns live at 8PM ET/5PM PT with a special Thanksgiving episode!
8:15PM ET- First up we are joined by UFC welterweight and knockout artist, “Platinum” Mike Perry. With a …read more

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Posted on November 21, 2017, 10:46 pm By
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Jon Jones next PED hearing pushed back until February by California commission

It sounds like the former UFC light heavyweight champion will wait until after the holidays to fight his latest drug test failure. For those hoping to get another gift as …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Posted on November 21, 2017, 10:46 pm By
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With UFC 218 Win, Francis Ngannou Feels He’ll Deserve Title Shot

Francis Ngannou believes a victory over Alistair Overeem would make him the clear number one heavyweight contender. Ngannou will do battle with Overeem inside Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, Michigan. …read more

Source:: MMANews

BREAKING | Jimmie Rivera Gets a New Opponent for UFC 219

The UFC’s year-end mega card has taking more hits than most of it’s roster has had, but it is slowly being built back up. One of the bouts that ended …read more

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Posted on November 21, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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John Lineker steps in to face Jimmie Rivera at UFC 219

Jimmie Rivera will go from a former champion to one of the hardest hitters in the division.
With Dominick Cruz out due to injury, John Lineker has stepped in to face …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Lineker subs Cruz in UFC 219 bout vs Rivera

Jimmie Rivera will face John Lineker in a bantamweight bout on Dec. 30 at UFC 219 after his original opponent, Dominick Cruz, pulled out with an injury. …read more

Source:: ESPN

Live: UFC 218 media conference call audio for ‘Holloway vs Aldo’ in Detroit

It wasn’t that long ago when Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight champion, Max Holloway, told the mixed martial arts (MMA) media that former division kingpin Jose Aldo was still the …read more

Source:: MMAMania

CSAC reschedules Jon Jones' steroids hearing for early 2018

It’ll be a while longer before the California State Athletic Commission decides Jon Jones’ fate.
Jones, whose original hearing for his doping case was set for Dec. 12 in Sacramento, has …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on November 21, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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Paige VanZant set to meet Jessica-Rose Clark at UFC St. Louis

It appears that Paige VanZant’s next fight booking has been confirmed. Just a few days removed from a big win in her UFC debut, Jessica-Rose Clark has been re-booked in …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Posted on November 21, 2017, 9:46 pm By
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Bellator 190 Main Card to Include Brandon Girtz, Lena Ovchynnikova

The main card for Bellator 190 is now official, with three bouts supporting the middleweight title bout between Rafael Carvalho and Alessio Sakara. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

GSP: People From my Entourage Said Fighting Bisping Was a Bad Idea

Georges St-Pierre even had doubters close to him going into his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) return. St-Pierre took on Michael Bisping for the UFC middleweight title. The championship tilt served …read more

Source:: MMANews

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Jose Aldo Says Anderson Silva is ‘Much More Innocent Than Guilty’

Jose Aldo isn’t ready to dismiss Anderson Silva as a cheater. Silva was initially set to take on Kelvin Gastelum inside the Mercedes Benz Arena in Shanghai, China. The bout …read more

Source:: MMANews

With sight set on champ T.J. Dillashaw, Jimmie Rivera disregards callouts by Aljamain Sterling, Marlon Moraes

Jimmie Rivera has one thing on his mind: a fight with T.J. Dillashaw.
The top bantamweight contender wants to get a crack at the newly crowned champion Dillashaw, but things …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

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