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With Sara McMann out, Nicco Montano expected to face Julianna Pena at UFC Sacramento

Olympic silver medalist Sara McMann has been forced out of her upcoming fight against former UFC flyweight champion Nicco Montano due to injury.
In her place, former “Ultimate Fighter” winner …read more

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Rafael Lovato Jr. Expects To Finish Gegard Mousasi

In the main event of Bellator London, Gegard Mousasi is putting his middleweight title on the line. He is taking on jiu-jitsu ace, and undefeated MMA fighter, Rafael Lovato Jr. …read more

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Bubba Jenkins to defend Brave CF title against Lucas Martins in London

Brave Combat Federation’s debut in English soil will be headlined by featherweight champion Bubba Jenkins and Lucas Martins, multiple sources told MMA Fighting.
Brave CF 24 is scheduled to take place …read more

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Dana White explains how he would ‘rebuild’ boxing business

UFC President Dana White has long teased a move into the boxing business, and with the unveiling of the new UFC Apex facility, and rumors that UFC parent company Endeavor …read more

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Injury scratches Sara McMann from UFC on ESPN+ 13

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The “brutal” physical toll of training has left onetime UFC women’s bantamweight title challenger Sara McMann unable to fight at UFC on ESPN+ 13.
McMann …read more

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Poirier on Khabib: I’m going to bring him to places he’s never been

Dustin Poirier is confident he can be the first man to defeat Khabib Nurmagomedov when they fight at UFC 242 in September. Dustin Poirier is confident he can do what …read more

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Alex Volkanovski makes prediction for Holloway vs. Edgar

Max Holloway will look to defend his featherweight title against Frankie Edgar in the main event of UFC 240 in Edmonton this July. That being said, many thought Alex Volkanovski …read more

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Stream or download MMA Junkie Radio #2943 with Juan Archuleta, Chris Leben

Stream or download Tuesday’s episode of MMA Junkie Radio with guests Juan Archuleta and Chris Leben.
Archuleta talked about his big win over Eduardo Dantas at Bellator 222 and how a …read more

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Jorge Masvidal: Ben Askren could get Leon Edwards treatment if he oversteps

In a fight that likely has some title implications in the welterweight division, Jorge Masvidal has a personal goal for his UFC 239 opponent, Ben Askren. Since his arrival into …read more

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Dana White Counters Claims That He’s Denied Tony Ferguson UFC Title Shot

Dana White denies claims that he’s gotten in the way of Tony Ferguson getting a lightweight title shot. Back in Oct. 2017, Ferguson won the interim Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) …read more

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Dana White: 'Massive event' with Robert Whittaker vs. Israel Adesanya will 'blow the doors off' Australia

When speaking to the media Tuesday at the brand new UFC Apex facility in Las Vegas, UFC boss Dana White hinted at the expected title unification bout between middleweight champion …read more

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Dana White fires back at claims that he’s denying Tony Ferguson a title shot 

With 12 wins in a row in arguably the deepest division in the sport, Tony Ferguson should probably have already fought for the UFC lightweight title but it still hasn’t …read more

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Wrestling breakdown: Jordan Burroughs denies Isaiah Martinez

How five-time World and Olympic champion Jordan Burroughs cooled off a formidable challenger. After the 2008 Olympic Games, USA Wrestling underwent a change in culture and leadership. The program sought …read more

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Cormier, Cejudo, Nunes, Adesanya Nominated for Best MMA Fighter ESPY Award

For the first time, the some of the world’s top mixed martial artists will vie for an ESPY in a category all their own. …read more

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Soriano, De Castro Land UFC Contracts (Video)

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will welcome a pair of fresh faces to its ever-growing roster in the wake of Dana White’s “Contender Series,” which kicked off Season 3 last night …read more

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Brendan Loughnane peed blood after DWCS win, denied UFC contract because of takedown

LAS VEGAS – UFC president Dana White never has been shy about letting everyone know exactly how he feels. Tuesday evening was no different.
White addressed reporters after the conclusion of …read more

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Dana White’s Son Plans To Box Inside UFC Apex

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White plans to hold an amateur boxing event inside the UFC Apex and his son will be featured on the card. It’s no secret …read more

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Rafael Lovato Jr. ‘100 Percent’ Expects to Finish Gegard Mousasi at Bellator London

After a slight delay, Rafael Lovato Jr. will indeed get his middleweight title fight against Gegard Mousasi at Bellator London. …read more

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Ben Askren Believes If He 'Beats Up' Masvidal, He May Get A Title Shot Before Covington

Despite the strange circumstances surrounding his successful UFC debut earlier this year, Ben Askren believes he may have the inside track to a welterweight title shot. …read more

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Dana White Says UFC Fight Pass Will Get ‘Relaunch’ in Fall

While the ESPN+ streaming service seems to have garnered most of the attention since the Ultimate Fighting Championship announced its partnership with the Worldwide Leader, UFC Fight Pass isn’t going …read more

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Ben Askren Believes If He 'Beats Up' Jorge Masvidal, He May Get A Title Shot Before Colby Covington

Despite the strange circumstances surrounding his successful UFC debut earlier this year, Ben Askren believes he may have the inside track to a welterweight title shot. …read more

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Lyoto Machida Feels Deserving Of Bellator Title Shot

Lyoto Machida has Bellator gold in his sights. Machida shared the cage with Chael Sonnen at Bellator 222 inside Madison Square Garden in New York City. This was the second …read more

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Daniel Cormier, Israel Adesanya, among fighters nominated for Best MMA Fighter ESPY

It pays to be a “champ champ.”
On Wednesday, ESPN announced its nominees for the 2019 ESPY Awards ceremony, which takes place July 10 in Los Angeles. Traditionally, MMA fighters have …read more

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Leslie Smith believes ‘strings were pulled’ in UFC lawsuit

Leslie Smith talks about her labor complaint against the UFC. Leslie Smith is suspicious about the timing of her failed UFC labor complaint, and Dana White and Colby Covington’s meeting …read more

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Next Victim Of The ‘Showtime’ Kick?

Anthony Pettis may no longer be Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, but that hasn’t stopped him from facing some of the biggest names at 155 pounds and beyond.
From Dustin …read more

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Conor McGregor hints at upcoming meeting with Dana White

Yesterday, the UFC unveiled its new Apex facility — which includes a swanky new office for UFC President Dana White. Pictures of White’s new digs quickly began making the rounds …read more

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Chael Sonnen Responds To 'Worst Drug Cheat' Article By Yahoo Sports

Chael Sonnen may have retired from competition last Friday, but the sometimes self-deprecating wit that helped carry him to superstardom is still very much active. …read more

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Justin Willis' manager says he'll take one-fight deal to fight Tai Tuivasa: 'There's enough heat behind it for it to happen'

Despite Justin Willis’ recent surprise release from the UFC, his manager, Abraham Kawa, believes the fight between him and Tai Tuivasa has to happen.
While there seems to be a lot …read more

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Don’t Count On Bellator President Scott Coker To Add Men’s Flyweight Division

Bellator boss Scott Coker is open to ideas, but it appears he wants to stick to divisions already established in his promotion for now. The men’s flyweight division has been …read more

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UFC Greenville | Pro fighters make their picks for Renato Moicano vs. Korean Zombie

The Octagon heads to South Carolina for UFC Greenville this Saturday. In the main event, Renato Moicano is taking on Chang Sung Jung aka “The Korean Zombie”. There, both fighters …read more

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UFC President Dana White Not Upset With Brock Lesnar For Retiring

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White is a lot of things, but being “pissed” at Brock Lesnar isn’t one of them. Many fight fans were led to believe that …read more

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White criticizes Loughnane for late takedown in Contender Series win

Dana White explains why Brendan Loughnane wasn’t given a UFC contract despite his impressive win on Contender Series Tuesday night in Las Vegas. After the premiere episode of Dana White’s …read more

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Jet-Setting Coker Shoots Down Flyweight Division

I’ve got some bad news for the UFC jetsam hoping to wash ashore on the beaches of Bellator MMA.
It appears Scott Coker and Co. are too busy planning world domination …read more

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Final Fight highlight: Roberto Soldic gives glimpse of future KSW run

Launched in 2012 to host what was expected to serve as the final contest of striking legend Mirko Cro Cop’s kickboxing career, Final Fight Championship is now Las Vegas’ premier …read more

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VIDEO | Anderson Silva’s son wins Muay Thai debut by TKO

Anderson Silva’s son, Gabriel Silva is following in the footsteps of his father as he secured a confident TKO victory in his combat sports debut.
MMA veterans have paved the way …read more

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Dana White has heard ‘Tom Cruise would do the fight’ with Justin Bieber

Pop star Justin Bieber recently made headlines by calling for a UFC fight with Hollywood actor Tom Cruise — although he then walked that call-out back, admitting a fight with …read more

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Dana White's Contender's Series 17: Grading the winners, including UFC signees Punahele Soriano, Yorgan De Castro

Dana White’s Contender Series 17 took place Tuesday in Las Vegas, and we’re grading the winners from the four-fight card, which streamed on ESPN+ from the UFC Apex in Las …read more

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Santiago Ponzinibbio returns home after second hospitalization in one month

Less than two weeks after being hospitalized with bacterial infection in his knee and undergoing emergency surgery in Florida, UFC welterweight Santiago Ponzinibbio had to return to the hospital.
The Argentine …read more

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No Hard Feelings!

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion, Brock Lesnar, was expected to bring his pay-per-view (PPV) shit show back to the world’s preeminent mixed martial arts (MMA) organization this summer …read more

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UFC Apex to host boxing event featuring Dana White’s son

UFC president Dana White has long promised he would get into the boxing business, and it appears that dream is nearing reality.
Speaking to reporters on Tuesday before the new season …read more

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The A-Side Live Chat: Live 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT

This is The A-Side Live Chat on MMA Fighting.
Today, José Youngs will be joined by everyone’s favorite Irish journalist, Petesy Carroll.
The two will give their reaction to an eventful Bellator …read more

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Stats indicate a possible one-sided battle if Moicano-Jung is a slugfest

Striking precision appears to be the key factor when Renato Moicano and Chan Sung Jung meet in the UFC Fight Night main event on Saturday. …read more

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Paulo Costa Says Ex-Trainer Tried To Use Video of IV Treatment To Blackmail Him

Undefeated UFC middleweight Paulo Henrique Costa has revealed that his former trainer tried to blackmail him by sending several people a video of the Brazilian being administered an IV, which …read more

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MMA SQUARED: Shevchenko prepares to defend UFC title, take out Carmouche

The most dominant current women’s champ aims to put another jewel in her belt.

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Video: UFC Apex tour

The UFC Apex officially opened its doors Tuesday, and MMA Fighting got a guided tour of the 130,000 square-foot production facility. Check it out above. …read more

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T.J. Dillashaw Hopes Urijah Faber Isn't Returning Because He's 'Hurting For Money'

Urijah Faber will come out of retirement to face off against Ricky Simon at UFC Sacramento next month, a move which has former teammate T.J. Dillashaw questioning the motivation behind …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 12 breakdown: Renato Moicano vs. 'Korean Zombie' yields reluctant pick

MMA Junkie Radio co-host and MMA Junkie contributor Dan Tom breaks down the UFC’s top bouts. Today, we look at the main event for UFC on ESPN+ 12.
UFC on ESPN+ …read more

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Best Performance: Upsets, records and more

Let your voice be heard and then tune in to The 2019 ESPYS presented by Capital One on July 10 on ABC! …read more

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Best Viral Moment: Ingram, Tucker, Ohashi or Sister Mary Jo

Let your voice be heard and then tune in to The 2019 ESPYS presented by Capital One on July 10 on ABC! …read more

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Best Athlete in a Sport: A crowded field

Let your voice be heard and then tune in to The 2019 ESPYS presented by Capital One on July 10 on ABC! …read more

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Best Play in Sports: Bracket-style

Let your voice be heard and then tune in to The 2019 ESPYS presented by Capital One on July 10 on ABC! …read more

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Ashley Yoder is taking life ‘day by day, hour by hour’ heading into UFC on ESPN+ 12

Though she had some personal difficulty heading into her bout versus Amanda Cooper this past November at UFC Fight Night 139, strawweight Ashley Yoder was able to overcome them and …read more

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Unsure of next fight, Lyoto Machida considers weight class options, eyes Bellator gold

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While Lyoto Machida isn’t certain which weight class he’ll be competing at in his next bout, “The Dragon” has …read more

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Morning Report: Dana White willing to set up a fight in the UFC between Justin Bieber and Tom Cruise

It all started simply enough. With a Tweet.
World-renowned superstar Justin Bieber – The Biebs – called out A-list icon Tom Cruise for a fight.

I wanna challenge Tom Cruise to fight …read more

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Video: Anderson Silva’s son wins Muay Thai debut by TKO

Anderson Silva’s son can fight. Looks like the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree.
This past weekend, Anderson Silva’s son won his Muay Thai debut, showing that he also …read more

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Bellator London: How to watch Mousasi vs. Lovato Jr., fight card, start time, streaming info

For the fourth time in Bellator history, the promotion returns to London with a middleweight title fight at the top of the bill.
In the main event, Gegard Mousasi will put …read more

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Karolline Rosa signs with the UFC, expected to debut at Fight Night event in China

Looks like Jessica Andrade won’t be the only fighter from Parana Vale Tudo to compete at UFC Shenzhen on Aug. 31.
Karolline Rosa, a 24-year-old bantamweight who holds an 11-3 record …read more

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DWCS: Season 3, Episode 1 Contract Winners

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Results: Dana White's Contender Series - Season 3, Episode 1

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UFC on ESPN+ 12: How to watch Moicano vs. 'Korean Zombie,' fight card, start time, streaming info

For the first time in UFC history, the promotion lands in South Carolina with UFC on ESPN+ 12 that features an intriguing featherweight headliner.
In the main event, Renato Moicano takes …read more

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Dana White dishes on MMA’s future during UFC Apex scrum (video)

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It seems like every time we turn around, UFC president Dana White is saying “you guys won’t believe what’s coming next.” There’s good reason for that. …read more

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Dana White: “Brock Lesnar made right decision” not returning to UFC

After a year of speculation that his return was happening, former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar decided not to return to the UFC and opted to re-sign with WWE instead. …read more

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Midnight Mania! Duel of the double champs?

Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Kyoji Horiguchi is riding high following his victory at Bellator 222. The Rizin strap-hanger returned to US soil for the first time since 2015 to rematch Bellator …read more

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De Castro, Soriano earn UFC contracts at Contenders Series

Heavyweight Yorgan De Castro and middleweight Punahele Soriano — both unbeaten — were awarded UFC deals after victories in the season opener of Dana White’s Contender Series. …read more

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Dana White’s Contender Series: Season 3, Week 1 results: Yorgan De Castro, Punahele Soriano earn UFC contracts

Yorgan De Castro and Punahele Soriano’s performances on the season premiere of Dana White’s Contender Series couldn’t have been more different, but in the end they both felt the thrill …read more

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Punahele Soriano, Yorgan De Castro Net UFC Contracts on Dana White’s Contender Series

Punahele Soriano passed the first serious test of his mixed martial arts career, and he was rewarded for his efforts. …read more

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DWCS 17 Highlights: Punahele Soriano Tops Jamie Pickett

Punahele Soriano vs. Jamie Pickett closed out Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series 17. Earlier tonight (June 18), the event took place inside the new UFC Apex facility in Las …read more

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Karolline Rosa Cavedo Signs UFC Contract, Expected to Debut in China on Aug. 31

Karolline Rosa Cavedo nearly made her Octagon debut at UFC 237 in Rio de Janeiro, but the short-notice weight cut proved to be too difficult to allow her to step …read more

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Paulo Costa says ex-trainer was a ‘snitch’ and tried to blackmail him with IV video

Paulo Costa is set to return to the Octagon at UFC 241 against Yoel Romero. It will be the Brazilian’s first fight since being sidelined for six months due to …read more

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Sonnen responds to being branded ‘one of the worst drug cheats’

Even in retirement, you can always count on Chael Sonnen for some humor on social media. Chael Sonnen did a lot of things in his career. He’s an uncrowned …read more

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Shevchenko vs. Carmouche headlines UFC Uruguay

Valentina Shevchenko’s next defense of her UFC women’s flyweight title will be in South America. UFC women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko’s next title defense will see her try to avenge …read more

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Shevchenko Vs Carmouche Title Fight Set For UFC Uruguay

Just a little under two weeks removed from her spectacular knockout win over Jessica Eye at UFC 238 in Chicago, Illinois (relive it here), Valentina Shevchenko already has her next …read more

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DWCS 17 Highlights: Hannah Goldy Defeats Kali Robbins

Hannah Goldy will walk out of the UFC Apex facility with a win at the very least. Goldy did battle with Kali Robbins on tonight’s (June 18) edition of Dana …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko to defend title vs Liz Carmouche at UFC Uruguay

UFC women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko is getting right back into the Octagon after her first successful title defense. Shevchenko defeated Jessica Eye at UFC 238 in Chicago with a …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko vs. Liz Carmouche headlines UFC on ESPN+ 14

UFC flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko will have the opportunity to avenge the only stoppage loss of her MMA career. But it won’t be an easy time.
Shevchenko will face pioneering fighter …read more

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DWCS 17: Brendan Loughnane Scores Decision Win Over Bill Algeo

Brendan Loughnane threw everything at a tough Bill Algeo to pick up a unanimous decision win. Earlier tonight (June 18), Loughnane took on Algeo in a Dana White Tuesday Night …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko vs. Liz Carmouche Reported For UFC Uruguay

Valentina Shevchenko and Liz Carmouche will run it back. The two will square off in the main event of UFC Uruguay on August 10 according to ESPN’s Brett Okamoto. Shevchenko …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko To Defend Title Against Liz Carmouche In August At UFC Uruguay

Valentina Shevchenko has her next title defense booked. The UFC flyweight champion will take on Liz Carmouche in the main event of UFC Uruguay. …read more

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Predictions! UFC ‘Greenville’ ‘Prelims’ Preview - Pt. 2

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing a bevy of “Prelims” fights to ESPN 2 this weekend (Sat., June 22, 2019) when UFC Fight Night 154: “Korean Zombie vs. Moicano” storms …read more

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Costa claims ex-manager tried to blackmail him with video

Video of Paulo Costa taking IVs ahead of fights has allegedly been used against him for purposes of blackmail. UFC middleweight Paulo Costa apparently found him in a strange situation …read more

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Dana White: Brock Lesnar ‘made the right decision’ to not return to the UFC

Brock Lesnar has apparently closed the door on his fighting career for good and UFC president Dana White believes he made the right call.
Since last July when he stepped into …read more

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DWCS 17 Highlights: Yorgan De Castro Stops Alton Meeks

The first fight on the 17th edition of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series (see results here) didn’t make it past the first round. Yorgan De Castro vs. Alton Meeks …read more

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Manager believes Conor McGregor is next if Anthony Pettis defeats Nate Diaz

Anthony Pettis is set to take on Nate Diaz at UFC 241. But, that isn’t stopping his manager, Abraham Kawa from thinking of what could be next for the former …read more

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Sources: Shevchenko-Carmouche rematch set

Valentina Shevchenko’s second title defense will come Aug. 10 against Liz Carmouche — one of only two women she has lost to in her MMA career — sources told ESPN. …read more

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VanZant looking to test free agency after 2019

The notable flyweight talent is hoping to fight out her UFC contract by the end of the year, and start 2020 on the free agency market. Despite a victory over …read more

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You Say ‘Bad Blood,’ McGregor Says ‘Good Business’

Throughout the history of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), there have been several rivalries that have resulted in memorable fights, trash talk, interviews and pre-fight antics.
Whether you’re talking about Tito …read more

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Dana White’s boxing plans: You’ve got to ‘break it and rebuild it’ (video)

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UFC president Dana White has been teasing a move into promoting boxing in addition to mixed martial arts. Having recently doubled-down, saying he will make his …read more

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Dana White's Contender Series 17 live results

LAS VEGAS – Dana White’s Contender Series 17 takes place tonight, and you can follow along with live results on MMA Junkie.
DWCS 17 takes place at the brand new UFC …read more

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Video: Dana White UFC Apex Q&A

LAS VEGAS — UFC President Dana White meets with reporters to unveil the new UFC Apex, preview the upcoming season of Dana White’s Contender Series, discuss boxing heavyweights Anthony Joshua, …read more

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LIVE! ‘Contender Series’ Results, Play-By-Play Updates

The world’s “toughest job interview” continues this evening as eight fighters “vie to fulfill their dreams of earning a UFC contract.” Dana White’s “Tuesday Night Contender Series” returns tonight …read more

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Watch MMA Junkie Radio here (8 p.m. ET) with Juan Archuleta, Chris Leben

MMA Junkie Radio kicks off tonight at 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT) with special guests Juan Archuleta and Chris Leben.
Archuleta is one of the sport’s hottest bantamweights, regardless of …read more

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Dana White’s Contender Series: Season 3, Week 1 Results

MMA Fighting has Dana White’s Contender Series Season 3, Week 1 results Tuesday from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nev.
On the four-fight card, multiple UFC contracts could be up …read more

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Video: Paul Felder, Brendan Fitzgerald talk differences between Contender Series, The Ultimate Fighter

LAS VEGAS — At the opening of the UFC Apex facility in Las Vegas, Paul Felder and Brendan Fitzgerald talk about the most impressive aspects of the new building, the …read more

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Dana White’s Contender Series 2019 - Week 1 live results and discussion

Discuss the season three premiere of Dana White’s Contender Series, which features Jamie Pickett and Punahele Soriano. Tonight (June 18th) is the season three premiere of Dana White’s Contender Series, …read more

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Anderson Silva’s Son Wins Muay Thai Debut By TKO (Video)

Anderson Silva’s son is taking steps towards carrying on his father’s historic legacy. We all know that UFC great Silva’s time in the Octagon is winding down. However, his son’s …read more

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Video: Dana White UFC Apex opening media scrum

LAS VEGAS — At the opening of the UFC Apex facility in Las Vegas, Dana White talks about what Apex means for the UFC and combat sports, how he knew …read more

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Dana White’s new office at the UFC Apex (video)

UFC president Dana White gives a tour of his new office at the UFC Apex. See where he conducts his business and what he chose to have as decorations.
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Conor McGregor Teases Meeting With Dana White At UFC’s New Apex Facility

UFC President Dana White is hyping the promotion’s new Apex facility as a game changer for the UFC and combat sports. If it can help get Conor McGregor back into …read more

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Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series 17 Live Results Tonight (June 18)

Tonight (June 18) marks the return of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series (DWTNCS). The 17th edition of DWTNCS goes down inside the new UFC Apex facility in Las Vegas. …read more

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Cannonier wants to fight Gastelum at UFC Mexico City

UFC middleweight contender Jared Cannonier has an opponent in mind for his next fight. A former heavyweight, Jared Cannonier has quickly established himself in the top ten of the UFC’s …read more

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