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Thiago Santos prepared for the challenge of Jan Blachowicz at UFC Fight Night

Thiago Santos is excited for his second UFC main-event appearance and feels he’s prepared for Jan Blachowicz no matter where the fight ends up in the Octagon. …read more

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Gallagher is back, happy to fight at home in Ireland

If you thought suffering his first professional loss was going to hold James Gallagher back, then think again. The brash young Irishman is returning to action, headlining Bellator 217 Saturday …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Blachowicz vs. Santos -- how to watch, plus full analysis

How to watch UFC Fight Night: Blachowicz vs. Santos, which takes place on Saturday in Prague. The main card can be seen on ESPN+ at 2 p.m. ET, with prelims …read more

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Posted on February 22, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Blachowicz Cheat Sheet

Light heavyweight contenders Thiago Santos and Jan Blachowicz will look to get into title contention when they meet in a UFC Fight Night main event Saturday night in the Czech …read more

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GSP vs. Khabib: Who would win?

Georges St-Pierre said the last fight he wanted before retiring was against UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. How would he have fared? …read more

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Dern swapping Octagon for baby crib

UFC strawweight prospect Mackenzie Dern is considered one of the top young talents in UFC, but her MMA career is on hold with her announcement that she’s pregnant. …read more

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Posted on February 22, 2019, 3:46 pm By
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Santos, Blachowicz make weight for Fight Night

UFC light heavyweights Thiago Santos and Jan Blachowicz weighed in at 204 and 205 pounds, respectively, ahead of their main event bout in Prague, Czech Republic. …read more

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Getting to know Chris Fishgold, who hopes to make a splash in UFC's featherweight division

Liverpool’s Chris Fishgold is set for his second fight in the UFC Octagon as part of the Fight Night card in Prague. As he prepares to fight Daniel Teymur, Fishgold …read more

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Nunes not in UFC 237 mix; eyes Holm for late '19

UFC bantamweight and featherweight champion Amanda Nunes said she won’t be fighting at UFC 237 in May and instead is targeting a fight against Holly Holm later in the year. …read more

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Helwani: Thank you, GSP

Georges St-Pierre is the reason Ariel Helwani started covering mixed martial arts. As GSP retires, Helwani explains the fighter’s importance to his life. …read more

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Posted on February 21, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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Wagenheim: Why Georges St-Pierre is the greatest fighter ever

Georges St-Pierre announced his retirement from MMA on Thursday afternoon. For ESPN’s Jeff Wagenheim, he will go down as the all-time best. …read more

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Posted on February 21, 2019, 4:46 pm By
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MMA icon St-Pierre retires 'on top ... no tears'

MMA icon Georges St-Pierre announced his retirement, exiting the sport as the most dominant UFC welterweight of all time after defending his title nine consecutive times. …read more

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Posted on February 21, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Felder undergoes surgery on collapsed lung

Paul Felder underwent successful surgery Wednesday, his manager told ESPN, after suffering a collapsed lung during Sunday night’s unanimous decision win over James Vick at UFC Phoenix. …read more

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Posted on February 21, 2019, 3:16 am By
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Silva books May 11 fight vs. Cannonier in Brazil

Brazilian legend Anderson Silva has already booked his next fight, and it will take place in his native Brazil on May 11 against Jared Cannonier. …read more

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Freire brothers sign extensions with Bellator

The “Pitbull Brothers,” Patricio and Patricky Freire, have signed a new multi-year, multi-fight extension with Bellator. …read more

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Freire brothers sign extensions with Bellator

The “Pitbull Brothers,” Patricio and Patricky Freire, have signed multiyear, multifight extensions with Bellator. …read more

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Heavyweight Hager's 2nd bout set for Bellator 221

Jake Hager, who won his professional MMA debut last month, will fight next at Bellator 221 on May 11. An opponent for the heavyweight has not yet been announced. …read more

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Page: I 'performed horribly' in Daley win

It was called the biggest fight in UK MMA history and billed as the biggest grudge match ever in Bellator but ultimately Michael Page vs. Paul Daley was, in a …read more

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Chalmers targets London post Browning loss

Aaron Chalmers says he was not himself in his defeat to Corey Browning at Bellator MMA in Newcastle and is now looking to June’s London event for a comeback fight. …read more

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Sources: GSP to announce retirement Thursday

Former UFC welterweight and middleweight champion Georges St-Pierre will announced his retirement on Thursday. …read more

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Posted on February 20, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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How Paige VanZant has fought to build her brand

We caught up with the MMA star fresh off her most recent win to talk about how she has built her brand, and how marketing and perception have played into …read more

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Posted on February 20, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Adesanya-Gastelum for interim title at UFC 236

Israel Adesanya will face Kelvin Gastelum at UFC 236 for the interim middleweight title while champion Robert Whittaker continues to recover from emergency surgery earlier this month. …read more

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Adesanya replaces injured Whittaker for UFC 236

Israel Adesanya has been named as the replacement for middleweight champion Robert Whittaker for UFC 236 and will face Kelvin Gastelum in the pay-per-view event. …read more

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Art of the split decision: Gian Villante explains 'the worst thing ever'

Listening to the reading of a split decision might just be the most agonizing moment possible in an MMA fight. Gian Villante, fighting on ESPN + on Saturday, has four …read more

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Posted on February 19, 2019, 4:46 pm By
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Agent says Cyborg interested in new UFC deal

Former women’s featherweight titlist Cris Cyborg would like a new deal with UFC, her agent said. …read more

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Posted on February 18, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Bellator to stage featherweight tournament

Bellator will stage a 16-fighter featherweight tournament beginning in the fall. …read more

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Posted on February 18, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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What's next for Francis Ngannou, Cain Velasquez and other UFC Phoenix fighters?

Francis Ngannou needed just 26 seconds to put the lights out on Cain Velasquez’s return to the big stage on Sunday. What’s next for these heavyweights and others who fought …read more

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How to watch or listen to Ariel Helwani's MMA Show

The newest episode of Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show features champions as well as top prospects on the rise. Here’s how you can tune in, and who is on the show. …read more

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Posted on February 18, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Felder suffers collapsed lung in win over Vick

Lightweight Paul Felder suffered a collapsed lung during his unanimous decision victory over Paul Vick on Sunday night. …read more

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Posted on February 18, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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Nick Diaz: Done unless I get offer 'I can't refuse'

Nick Diaz, who has not fought in the UFC since 2015, says he will not return to the octagon unless he’s made an offer he can’t refuse. …read more

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Posted on February 18, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Felder edges Vick on scorecards in back-and-forth co-main event

Ahead of UFC Fight Night: Phoenix’s main event between Cain Velasquez and Francis Ngannou, the card had a multitude of crucial undercard matchups. Here’s what went down. …read more

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Ngannou KO's Velasquez in just 26 seconds

Cain Velasquez’s highly anticipated return proved to be short-lived, as Francis Ngannou knocked out the former two-time heavyweight champion in just 26 seconds Sunday at UFC Fight Night in Phoenix. …read more

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Posted on February 18, 2019, 5:16 am By
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UFC Fight Night: Ngannou vs. Velasquez live results

Ahead of UFC Fight Night: Phoenix’s main event between Cain Velasquez and Francis Ngannou, the card had a multitude of crucial undercard matchups. Here’s what went down. …read more

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Page edges rival Daley, sets up bout with Lima

In a fight that lacked the expected fireworks, Michael Page did just enough to outpoint Paul Daley on Saturday and move on to face Douglas Lima in Bellator’s Welterweight Grand …read more

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Michael Page defeats Paul Daley at Bellator 216 by unanimous decision

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Velasquez tips scale at 248 for UFC return

Cain Velasquez, who last fought at UFC 200 in July 2016, weighed in at 248 pounds for his non-title heavyweight bout against Francis Ngannou at UFC Fight Night on Sunday. …read more

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Posted on February 16, 2019, 6:46 pm By
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Mitrione vs. Kharitonov bout ends in no contest

The main event at Bellator 215 came to a quick end Friday night after Matt Mitrione’s attempted leg kick landed flush on Sergei Kharitonov’s groin, leading to the bout being …read more

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Judge tosses majority of Hunt's suit against UFC

A U.S. district judge threw out all but one of the claims Mark Hunt made against the UFC, UFC president Dana White and Brock Lesnar in a civil lawsuit filed …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Ngannou vs. Velasquez Cheat Sheet

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez will look to return to title contention with a tough fight against Francis Ngannou on Sunday. Who has the edge? …read more

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In debut, Gracie can show UFC success runs in family

The name of the game for Kron Gracie is simply being the best fighter, but when he enters the Octagon for the first time on Sunday in Phoenix, he’ll be …read more

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Posted on February 14, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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In debut, Gracie aims to show UFC success runs in the family

The name of the game for Kron Gracie is simply being the best fighter, but when he enters the Octagon for the first time on Sunday in Phoenix, he’ll be …read more

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Posted on February 14, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Adesanya says Whittaker should be stripped of UFC title

Should UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker be stripped for missing another Octagon appearance? Top contender Israel Adesanya says yes. …read more

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Sources: Freire-Chandler to clash at Bellator 221

Featherweight champion Patricio “Pitbull” Freire will challenge lightweight champion Michael Chandler on May 11 at Bellator 221, sources tell ESPN. …read more

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The return of Cain Velasquez

Cain Velasquez is arguably the best heavyweight fighter in UFC history. After more than two years away from the cage, he explains why he decided to come back and continue …read more

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Posted on February 14, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Whittaker discharged after bowel, hernia surgery

Robert Whittaker, the UFC middleweight champion, has been discharged three days after undergoing emergency bowel and abdomen surgery. …read more

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Posted on February 13, 2019, 9:46 pm By
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Stats that will define Velasquez vs. Ngannou

Cain Velasquez and Francis Ngannou will fight Sunday in a battle of top UFC heavyweight contenders. Who has the statistical edge? …read more

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Posted on February 13, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Gastelum hopes to rebook title fight for summer

Kelvin Gastelum was compensated in the “six figures” by the UFC after the cancellation of his title fight against Robert Whittaker, according to Gastelum’s agent. Gastelum’s team hopes to rebook …read more

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Cyborg: UFC future in doubt with division in limbo

Former UFC women’s featherweight titlist Cris Cyborg says she wants to fight five more years, but she’s unsure about her future with the UFC. …read more

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Posted on February 12, 2019, 9:46 pm By
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What's next for Adesanya, Silva and other UFC 234 fighters?

Israel Adesanya stepped into the main event of UFC 234 and defeated the legendary Anderson Silva. What’s next for these middleweight standouts? …read more

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Posted on February 12, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Why Page vs. Daley is the biggest fight in UK MMA history

Bellator has something that the UFC has never had: two British rivals in the prime of their careers. Page-Daley finally comes to a head inside the cage on Saturday, but …read more

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Posted on February 12, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Conor McGregor's next opponent should be...

Conor McGregor has now been rumored to fight next against Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone, Anderson Silva, Max Holloway, Nate Diaz and more. Who should get the shot? …read more

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PFL suspends Copeland following DV arrest

The PFL suspended Josh Copeland on Monday after a report surfaced that the heavyweight was arrested earlier this month in connection with an alleged domestic violence incident at his Colorado …read more

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Posted on February 12, 2019, 12:16 am By
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Cormier pushes planned March retirement back

UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is pushing his planned retirement in March back to give him more time to prepare for his next fight. …read more

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Posted on February 11, 2019, 11:46 pm By
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Nurmagomedov could be stripped before Nov.

If current UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov waits until November for his next fight, he could be stripped of his title before ever defending it. …read more

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How to watch or listen to Ariel Helwani's MMA Show

The newest episode of Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show features top contenders as well as prospects on the rise. Here’s how you can tune in, and who is on the show. …read more

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Posted on February 11, 2019, 4:46 pm By
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Whittaker: Surgery for collapsed bowel, hernia

Robert Whittaker, the UFC middleweight champion, says he underwent emergency surgery on Sunday for a collapsed bowl and abdominal hernia. …read more

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Whittaker may get another fight in Australia

Dana White hasn’t ruled out returning to Australia for another Robert Whittaker title fight despite the Australian’s withdrawal from UFC 234. …read more

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After passing the baton, matchmaking will be key in Anderson Silva's career

Anderson Silva fought well against a rising star in Israel Adesanya, but Brett Okamoto argues that if he should step foot in the Octagon again, it must be against the …read more

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UFC 234 undercard results

Before UFC 234’s main event between Israel Adesanya and Anderson Silva, a multitude of undercard fights had major implications. Here’s how it all went down. …read more

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Adesanya wins by unanimous decision vs. Silva

Israel Adesanya defeated Anderson Silva by unanimous decision, 29-28, 30-27, 30-27, at UFC 234. …read more

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Posted on February 10, 2019, 5:46 am By
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Live round-by-round action from UFC 234 in Melbourne

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Gastelum: I should be champ after Whittaker WD

Kelvin Gastelum said, “In my world, the wrestling world, if the guy shows up and makes the weight, for some reason cancels the bout, the guy forfeits the match — …read more

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Posted on February 10, 2019, 3:16 am By
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UFC 234 live results

Before UFC 234’s main event between Israel Adesanya and Anderson Silva, a multitude of undercard fights had major implications. Here’s how it all went down. …read more

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Whittaker ruled out of UFC 234 with a hernia

UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker has been forced out of his highly anticipated title defense against Kelvin Gastelum at UFC 234 with an abdominal hernia. UFC president Dana White said …read more

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Whittaker, Gastelum make weight for title bout

Middleweight champion Robert Whittaker and Kelvin Gastelum are set for their UFC 234 title bout in Australia after both made the 185-pound limit at Friday’s weigh-in. …read more

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White: Ferguson 'the guy' to face Khabib next

UFC president Dana White reaffirmed his belief that Tony Ferguson should be next in line to compete for a lightweight belt against champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. “Of course Tony deserves it. …read more

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Devonte Smith's sacrifices paying major dividends ahead of UFC 234

Devonte Smith emptied his 401K account for a chance to train at a top gym. He’s now headlining an ESPN card prior to UFC 234’s PPV. …read more

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Posted on February 8, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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UFC 234: Whittaker vs. Gastelum Cheat Sheet

UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker will look to defend his belt vs. Kelvin Gastelum on Saturday at UFC 234 in Melbourne, Australia. Who has the edge? …read more

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How Anderson Silva's gruesome injury changed his life for the better

Anderson Silva had one of the worst injuries in MMA history when he broke his leg while fighting for the UFC’s middleweight championship. Now, five years later, he details how …read more

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Posted on February 7, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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Crute the Brute to 'go to war' in Melbourne

Rising Australian Jim Crute has vowed to bring “controlled chaos” to UFC 234, the light heavyweight setting his sights on the $50,000 Fight of the Night bonus as he prepares …read more

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Posted on February 7, 2019, 3:47 pm By
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Jedrzejczyk plans return to 115-pound division

Former strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk plans a return to UFC’s 115-pound division after losing a bid for the 125-pound flyweight title in December, she said Wednesday in Australia. She hopes …read more

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Wanderlei Silva: CTE symptoms part of my reality

Wanderlei Silva, a 29-year MMA veteran, says he has experienced many CTE-like symptoms, including unusual bursts of anger and difficulty sleeping. …read more

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Posted on February 6, 2019, 11:46 pm By
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MMA icon Silva admits he would lose to Jones

Anderson Silva, considered one of the greatest MMA fighters of all time, says Jon Jones would win a hypothetical matchup of the two fighters at their peak and is “the …read more

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Posted on February 6, 2019, 4:46 pm By
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UFC Africa 'already in the works' - Israel Adesanya

Israel Adesanya may adorn himself in the New Zealand flag in victory, but Nigeria retains a special place in his heart as he continues the push to take a fight …read more

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Posted on February 6, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Stats that will define Robert Whittaker vs. Kelvin Gastelum

Robert Whittaker defends his middleweight championship for the first time on Saturday, taking on Kelvin Gastelum in the main event of UFC 234. What statistical categories will identify the fight’s …read more

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Meet the ex-paratrooper now taking on MMA and PTSD: 'It's the injury no one can see'

On Saturday, Terry Brazier will make his Bellator MMA debut, but he is not remotely scared. Not after coping with an alcoholic father, a harrowing tour of duty in Afghanistan …read more

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Amanda Nunes dreams of third UFC belt, not retirement

What’s next for the reigning bantamweight and featherweight champion? A fight with Holly Holm and becoming champion in three different weight classes just might set aside the thought of retirement. …read more

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Adesanya to Whittaker: 'My Silva bout sold 234 out'

UFC 234 will be the biggest day of MMA in Australia since Holly Holm stopped Ronda Rousey in 2015, yet Israel Adesanya has taken the plaudits for the event selling …read more

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How to watch or listen to Ariel Helwani's MMA Show

The newest episode of Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show features champions as well as prospects on the rise. Here’s how you can tune in, and who is on the show. …read more

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Posted on February 4, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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MMA fighter facing 2 murder charges captured

MMA fighter Cedric Marks, who is suspected of killing two people, was captured Sunday after escaping from a prisoner transport van in Texas, authorities said. …read more

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Posted on February 4, 2019, 1:16 am By
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Moraes submits Assuncao, eyes shot at Dillashaw

Marlon Moraes could be next in line for a shot at the 135-pound belt after getting Raphael Assuncao to tap to a rear-naked choke in the first round Saturday at …read more

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Posted on February 3, 2019, 4:16 am By
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Jose Aldo celebrates in crowd after impressive knockout of Renato Moicano

Before UFC Fight Night: Fortaleza’s main event between Raphael Assuncao and Marlon Moraes, a multitude of undercard fights had major implications. Here’s how it all went down. …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Assuncao vs. Moraes Cheat Sheet

Top UFC bantamweight contenders collide when Raphael Assuncao faces Marlon Moraes on Saturday in Fortaleza, Brazil. Who has the edge? …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Assuncao vs. Moraes undercard recap

Before UFC Fight Night: Fortaleza’s main event between Raphael Assuncao and Marlon Moraes, a multitude of undercard fights had major implications. Here’s how it all went down. …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Assuncao vs. Moraes Cheat Sheet

Top UFC bantamweight contenders collide when Raphael Assuncao faces Marlon Moraes on Saturday in Fortaleza, Brazil. Who has the edge? …read more

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Assuncao, Moraes make weight for main event

The winner of Saturday’s bout between Raphael Assuncao and Marion Moraes is expected to get a title shot against bantamweight champ TJ Dillashaw. …read more

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Holm vs. Ladd bout removed from UFC 235 card

A bantamweight fight between former champion Holly Holm and undefeated prospect Aspen Ladd is off the UFC 235 lineup, UFC president Dana White said Thursday. …read more

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Okamoto: My five favorite Jose Aldo moments

Jose Aldo is arguably the best featherweight in MMA history. Just days ahead of his co-main event fight with Renato Moicano, ESPN’s Brett Okamoto relives his favorite moments of Aldo’s …read more

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Aldo: Not changing my mind on retiring in '19

Jose Also has three bouts left on his UFC contract and intends to fight all of them this year and then retire. …read more

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Sources: Vanderford sets Feb. 15 Bellator debut

Austin Vanderford, the husband of UFC star Paige VanZant, will make his Bellator debut on Feb. 15 against Cody Jones in a 175-pound catchweight fight, sources told ESPN. …read more

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Fan favorite Lobov granted release from UFC

Featherweight Artem Lobov, longtime teammate and sparring partner of Conor McGregor, told ESPN on Tuesday that he was granted his release from the UFC after recently requesting it. …read more

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Nevada clears champ Jones to fight at UFC 235

The NSAC voted unanimously in favor of granting a one-fight, conditional license to UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, which keeps him eligible to compete. …read more

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What it's like to fight in Brazil

Brazil is considered by many to be the modern birthplace of mixed martial arts. Here’s why fighting in that country — like at UFC Fight Night: Assuncao vs. Moraes II …read more

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Posted on January 29, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Stats that will define Raphael Assuncao vs. Marlon Moraes

Raphael Assuncao and Marlon Moraes face each other Saturday in Fortaleza, Brazil, in a rematch of a 2017 fight that was about as statistically even as you get. What adjustments …read more

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Khabib, McGregor suspended, fined by NSAC

Khabib Nurmagomedov was suspended nine months and fined $500,000 for his part in a post-UFC 229 brawl, while Conor McGregor was suspended six months by the NSAC. …read more

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Posted on January 29, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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What to know about Conor McGregor, Khabib Nurmagomedov hearings on Tuesday

Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov will finally learn their fate for the brawl they participated in after fighting at UFC 229 in October. Here’s everything you need to know about …read more

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Ex-champ Werdum to ask for release from UFC

Fabricio Werdum, who is under U.S. Anti-Doping Agency suspension until May 2020 because of a failed drug test, plans on visiting with UFC officials next week in an effort to …read more

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Posted on January 28, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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How to watch or listen to Ariel Helwani's MMA Show

The newest episode of Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show features champions as well as prospects on the rise. Here’s how you can tune in, and who is on the show. …read more

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Posted on January 28, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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Demian Maia: My life as a fighter

Demian Maia is one of the top jiu-jitsu practitioners in UFC history. Ahead of his fight on Saturday in Brazil, he spoke with ESPN about his long career and what …read more

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Bader KOs Fedor; Bellator's first 2-weight champ

Ryan Bader became the first to hold two Bellator MMA titles on Saturday night with a 35-second knockout of Fedor Emelianenko. He claimed the vacant heavyweight championship to go along …read more

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