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Tyron Woodley opens up about struggles after losing UFC title: 'I went into a state of depression'

Tyron Woodley’s outlook toward his professional fighting career has changed.
The former UFC welterweight champion had a tough time after losing his belt to Kamaru Usman back at UFC 235 in …read more

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Posted on May 28, 2020, 9:16 pm By
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Josh Emmett vs. Shane Burgos in the works for June 20 UFC event

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Now that Shane Burgos is in the top-10 of the UFC’s featherweight division, he wants the opportunity to climb even higher.
He will get that chance …read more

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Posted on May 21, 2020, 7:16 pm By
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UFC on ESPN 8 medical suspensions: Miguel Baeza, Giga Chikadze among fighters facing potential six-month layoff

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There were quite a few memorable battles at UFC on ESPN 8 this past weekend, but it appears the majority of …read more

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Posted on May 18, 2020, 3:46 pm By
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Thiago Moises ignores pressure of last fight of UFC deal, vows to squeeze Michael Johnson’s neck

Thiago Moises battles Michael Johnson in a lightweight bout at UFC Jacksonville. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Florida-based lightweight Thiago Moises knew there was a good chance the UFC …read more

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Dana White UFC 249 weigh-in scrum video

UFC president Dana White spoke to the media in advance of UFC 249 in Jacksonville, Fla. He discussed Saturday’s event, Conor McGregor vs. Oscar De La Hoya, “Fight Island,” and …read more

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Duda Santana relied on donations from fellow UFC fighters to survive during COVID-19 pandemic

Duda Santana (left) shares a house with her mother, her 4-year-old daughter, and siblings. | Photo via Duda Santana

Duda Santana finally has food in her refrigerator again.
The UFC …read more

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Posted on April 28, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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Starting May 9, there will be blood — and hopefully that’s it for the UFC

Justin Gaethje | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Barring any last-minute political pressure, coronavirus surges or changes of heart, the UFC will get back to the hurt business on May …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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Midnight Mania: Free Fight! Nick Diaz Upsets Robbie Lawler At UFC 47

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Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every quarantined night! Welcome to …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2020, 4:16 am By
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Private dinner with Halle Berry part of UFC prize package in charitable fundraiser

Halle Berry has been active in multiple charity efforts recently. Here she appears in, “Saving Our Selves: A BET COVID-19 Effort” on April 22. | Photo by BET2020/Getty Images …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2020, 11:46 pm By
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UFC full fight video: Georges St-Pierre out-grapples Karo Parisyan to win UFC debut

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Watch Georges St-Pierre vs. Karo Parisyan full fight video to see St-Pierre pick up his first octagon win by beating Parisyan at his own game at UFC …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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White Ready To Take ‘First Step’ With UFC Return

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It may have taken longer than expected, but Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White has managed to bring the …read more

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Report: Rogan will be part of UFC 249 commentary team

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UFC 249’s commentary team has been revealed, and it includes Joe Rogan. As the UFC pushed to carry on …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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Dana White defends Dominick Cruz’s UFC 249 title shot

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Dana White thinks Dominick Cruz getting a title shot at UFC 249 is perfectly warranted. UFC president Dana White has defended Dominick …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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Manager: UFC respects fighters who don’t want to compete during pandemic

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Weili Zhang’s manager, Brian Butler-Au, has credited the UFC for their handling of COVID-19. The UFC has come under a lot …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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Coker: UFC 249 will ‘affect everybody’ if something goes wrong

Adam Hagy-USA TODAY Sports

Bellator CEO Scott Coker is a bit concerned about UFC 249 pushing through. The UFC is looking to defy all odds by being the only …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2020, 12:16 pm By
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Midnight Mania! UFC 249 Will Be TOO Safe

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Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every quarantined night! Welcome to Midnight Mania!
After weeks and …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2020, 4:16 am By
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UFC releases statement on COVID-19 health and safety measures

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“All athletes and staff will be required to adhere to a number of precautionary measures, such as participating in advanced medical screenings and temperature …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2020, 1:46 am By
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Rogan Expected To Commentate UFC 249 After All

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Looks like Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) color commentator Joe Rogan is no longer in the dark.
Still, Rogan has been dropping hints along the way …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2020, 12:46 am By
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Headliners Set For New UFC May Cards

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With Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) back in business in a matter of weeks the promotion must now piece together cards from top to bottom. …read more

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Posted on April 24, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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Video: Dana White announces trio of UFC events set for May in Jacksonville reaction

Moments after UFC president Dana White revealed that the promotion would put on three events between UFC 249 on May 9 through May 16, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck and Jose …read more

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Posted on April 24, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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Smith vs. Teixeira, Overeem vs. Harris expected to headline UFC cards on May 13 and May 16

Two previously scheduled main events are now expected to move to the headline slots on the UFC’s upcoming shows on May 13 and May 16 from Jacksonville, Fla.
Anthony Smith and …read more

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Posted on April 24, 2020, 10:46 pm By
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Ben Rothwell vs. Ovince Saint Preux in the works for UFC card on May 13

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

A heavyweight fight between Ben Rothwell and Ovince Saint Preux is currently in the works for the upcoming UFC card in Jacksonville, Fla. on May …read more

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Fight Archives: The gym wars that birthed the UFC

A look back on the challenge matches that gave birth to the concept of MMA that we all know and love today. When the UFC entered public consciousness 27 years …read more

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Posted on April 23, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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UFC star & ref: ‘No way’ events are safe until we understand COVID-19

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UFC hall-of-famer turned MMA referee gives his thoughts on sanctioning events. Frank Trigg didn’t think the previous UFC 249 plan in Tachi Palace was …read more

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Posted on April 23, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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Gerald Meerschaert glad to get back on track at UFC 248, eyes quick return

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Like many of us, Gerald Meerschaert is starting to get a little stir crazy living the quarantine life.
It was just over one month ago …read more

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Posted on April 18, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Dominick Reyes Claims UFC is ‘On Board’ for Jon Jones Rematch

There appears to be a lone holdout in a much-anticipated Ultimate Fighting Championship title rematch. …read more

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Posted on April 17, 2020, 4:46 pm By
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Usman: It turned personal with Masvidal after he turned down fight at UFC 249

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Kamaru Usman says things with Jorge Masvidal took a turn for the worse after ‘Gamebred’ turned down a short notice fight …read more

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Posted on April 16, 2020, 10:16 pm By
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GSP: Me beating Khabib would have ruined the UFC’s investment

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“They had a lot to lose and if they invest into that fight and their investment goes out after, it’s not a good move.” Georges …read more

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Posted on April 16, 2020, 9:16 pm By
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Woodley reveals going ‘into a state of depression’ after losing belt

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Tyron Woodley was greatly affected by losing his title to Kamaru Usman at UFC 235 in March 2019. For three years consisting …read more

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Posted on May 29, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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Strawweight champ Zhang wants Namajunas next

UFC strawweight champion Zhang Weili says her preference is to next fight Rose Namajunas, who held the belt from November 2017 to May 2019. “She would be a good challenge …read more

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Strawweight champ Zhang wants Namajunas next

UFC strawweight champion Zhang Weili says her preference is to next fight Rose Namajunas, who held the belt from November 2017 to May 2019. “She would be a good challenge …read more

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Wonderboy On Burns: ‘Woodley Gonna Piece Him Up’

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight champion Tyron Woodley spent the last year dwelling on his UFC 235 loss to …read more

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Posted on May 20, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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White Defends Cruz Title Shot: ‘He’s Still One Of The Best’

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It may not be one of the most ideal ways to lock down another Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) title shot, …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2020, 12:46 am By
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Dominick Reyes intrigued by Jan Blachowicz matchup, future of light heavyweight division

Dominick Reyes | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Whoever Dominick Reyes fights next, he’s excited about the possibilities.
Though he was unsuccessful in his bid to dethrone UFC light heavyweight champion …read more

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White confirms Ferguson-Gaethje winner will fight Khabib late 2020

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UFC president Dana White lays out the immediate scenario of the lightweight division’s title picture. There is a lot at stake for the …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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Blachowicz Still Learning English, Won’t Fist Jones

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More than a few eyebrows were raised when Polish power puncher, Jan Blachowicz, threatened to “fist” Jon Jones in their inevitable …read more

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Posted on April 24, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Strong Boi Wants Light Fight

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Sage Northcutt racked up an impressive 6-2 record for UFC and won his last three fights inside the Octagon, including …read more

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Posted on April 23, 2020, 12:16 pm By
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Woodley: ‘I’m Still The Champion’

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Tyron Woodley just pulled a Joanna Jedrzejczyk and declared himself UFC champion, despite losing — badly — to Kamaru Usman at UFC 235. …read more

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Michael Bisping enjoying Israel Adesanya vs. Jon Jones feud, likes Adesanya’s chances in striking matchup

Michael Bisping | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Michael Bisping is finding ways to entertain himself in retirement and that includes watching his fellow UFC stars take shots at one …read more

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Sinead O’Connor Bashes ‘Racist’ Conor McGregor

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Seems like just yesterday when Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) multi-weight striking sensation Conor McGregor was collaborating with Grammy award-winning singer Sinead O’Connor on walkout music for …read more

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Posted on April 16, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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Gaethje explains why he accepted ‘terrifying’ fight against Ferguson

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“I’m facing my fears right now. That’s what we all need to do.” Justin Gaethje really is a fighter’s fighter.
‘The Highlight’ has accepted …read more

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Posted on April 7, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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