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Bellator 200 Results: Carvalho vs. Mousasi

MMA Fighting has Bellator 200 results of the Carvalho vs. Mousasi event May 25 from The SSE Arena in London, England.
In the main event, Bellator middleweight champion Rafael Carvalho will …read more

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Midnight Mania! Mike Perry Calls Woodley ‘My N****’, Woodley Doesn’t Care

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania!
So… Mike Perry is really excited to be able to say the …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2018, 4:16 am By
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Thanh Le Not Feeling Pressure Heading into LFA 40 Title Fight

Coming off an undefeated campaign in 2017, Thanh Le was looking to keep his momentum going when he kicked off his 2018 against Bobby Moffett for the LFA interim featherweight …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2018, 3:16 am By
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UFC Liverpool Loses Main Card Bout

The injury bug simply couldn’t stay away from the UFC Fight Night 130 event — which is set to go down this Sunday May 27, 2018 in Liverpool, England.
According …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2018, 3:16 am By
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Till Returns To Liverpool, Where He Was Stabbed Twice And Left For Dead

Maybe it was this guy? Who says you can’t go home again?
Local hero and undefeated welterweight up-and-comer Darren Till returns to Liverpool, England for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 130 …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2018, 3:16 am By
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10 biggest moments in Bellator history: Like Cormier in Strikeforce, Coker focuses on wrestlers

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In the days leading up to Bellator’s historic Bellator 200 event, which takes place Friday in London, we’re counting …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2018, 2:46 am By
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Predictions! Bellator 200 Main Card Preview, Quick Picks

Bellator 200: “Carvalho vs. Mousasi” takes place tomorrow night (Fri., May 25, 2018) at SSE Arena in London, England. A Middleweight who has never lost in Bellator faces a former …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2018, 2:16 am By
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Broner rejects ‘slave deal’ offer from Anthony Joshua’s promoter

It appears as if controversial former boxing champion Adrien Broner won’t be a part of Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom USA roster. British boxing promoter Eddie Hearn is looking to shake-up the …read more

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Reports: Mark Hunt replaces Fabricio Werdum vs. Aleksei Oleinik at UFC's Russia debut

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Aleksei Oleinik def. Junior Albini at UFC 224: Best photos

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With Fabricio Werdum ruled out of September’s UFC Fight Night headliner in Russia, it appears Aleksei Oleinik will now …read more

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Darren Till, Stephen Thompson wow UFC Liverpool fans at open workouts

LIVERPOOL, England – The lead starts of the UFC’s debut in Liverpool, England, got in front of the fans today.
And suffice it to say, the reception was strong for hometown …read more

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Stephen Thompson: ‘Be Careful What You Wish For’ (UFC Liverpool Video)

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Former title challenger Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson meets rising star and No. 8 ranked welterweight Darren Till at UFC Liverpool this Sunday, May 27 on FS1. Till called out …read more

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Bellator 200's Linton Vassell calls for interim title if champ Ryan Bader delays

LONDON – Linton Vassell thinks his promoter may need to get into the interim title business sooner rather than later.
The former Bellator light heavyweight title champion questions whether current titleholder …read more

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Swanson vs Moicano Set For UFC 227

Despite losing a couple of high-profiled proposed matchups (see which ones here and here), the UFC 227 — which is set for Aug, 4, 2018 inside Staples Center in Los …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2018, 1:46 am By
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Amirkhani refreshed and refocused for Liverpool

Makwan Amirkhani knew how to make an entrance. In Stockholm, Sweden on January 24, 2015, the featherweight prospect needed just eight seconds to defeat Andy Ogle in his UFC debut …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2018, 1:16 am By
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Liverpool: Fight by Fight Preview

STEPHEN THOMPSON VS DARREN TILLI can’t wait to hear how loud the crowd at Echo Arena will get on Sunday when Darren Till makes the walk to the Octagon to …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2018, 1:16 am By
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McCann on her UFC debut: 'I'm gonna get a big finish'

When the UFC made the March announcement that the Octagon would be setting up shop in Liverpool’s Echo Arena on May 27, welterweight contender Darren Till was a given to …read more

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McCann teaches Thompson about Everton Football

The city of Liverpool is rightly abuzz about their football club’s upcoming Champions League match with Real Madrid. But Liverpool native Molly McCann took the opportunity to school her fellow …read more

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UFC Utica Update

Two UFC newcomers will make the trip to the Adirondack Bank Center in Utica, New York on June 1, as flyweight Jose “Shorty” Torres and welterweight Chance Rencountre step in …read more

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Unfiltered: Dan Hardy talks Liverpool, Darren Till & his own potential return

Dan “The Outlaw” Hardy joins the show and talks to Jim and guest cohost, comic, Robert Kelly, about wanting to return to the Octagon for one more fight, Dana White …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2018, 1:16 am By
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With Werdum Out, Aleksei Oleinik vs. Mark Hunt Set For UFC Moscow

Aleksei Oleinik vs. Mark Hunt has reportedly been finalized for UFC Moscow after initial plans were derailed. The UFC had penciled in former heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum to do battle …read more

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Hunt vs. Oleinik targeted as new UFC Moscow headliner

With Fabricio Werdum recently flagged for a potential USADA violation, the UFC is currently working on having Mark Hunt as his replacement. This week, the UFC’s debut event in …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2018, 1:16 am By
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Jason Knight admits 'little b---h' Makwan Amirkhani is under his skin ahead of UFC Liverpool

LIVERPOOL, EnglandJason Knight is not pleased with the conduct of Makwan Amirkhani ahead of their featherweight bout on Sunday at UFC Fight Night 130.
Although he’s relatively soft spoken, …read more

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Hunt Vs Oleynik Targeted As UFC ‘Moscow’ Headliner

One door closes, another one opens.
A couple of days after Fabricio Werdum was notified of a potential United States Anti Doping (USADA) violation, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has apparently moved …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2018, 1:16 am By
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UK reality TV star Aaron Chalmers plans to push himself as far as he can in MMA

Five months ago, Aaron Chalmers didn’t have any aspirations of being a champion.
Then again, when he started his MMA journey he probably didn’t expect to end up with one of …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2018, 1:16 am By
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Bellator 200's Aaron Chalmers has a 7-figure deal to make his MMA career

LONDON – A lot of MMA fans question whether Aaron Chalmers is the real deal. He’s got some time to show them.
The undefeated Chalmers (3-0 MMA, 0-0 BMMA) told MMAjunkie …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2018, 12:46 am By
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Prazeres happy with 170 showing, but wants drop back to 155

Michel Prazeres still wishes to go back to the lightweight division, even after defeating Zak Cummings at welterweight. Michel Prazeres does not feel like sticking around at the welterweight division. …read more

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The MMA Vivisection - Bellator 200 picks, odds, & analysis

Eddie Mercado and Victor Rodriguez return to break down this week’s Bellator 200 event from London, England. With picks and odds for the main card. Bellator 200 is set to …read more

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Costello van Steenis Happy to Evolve in Bellator, but Welcomes Big Challenges

Costello van Steenis is 1-0 in Bellator with his second fight this weekend. While he’s happy to take time to evolve, he’s also ready to face whatever challenges are thrown …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2018, 12:46 am By
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Woodley Eyes Return At UFC 227

UFC 227 hasn’t panned out exactly how Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White had imagined after a Luke Rockhold vs Alexander Gustafsson fight was tabled due to injury. Furthermore, …read more

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UFC Liverpool Loses Bout with Only 48 Hours to Fight Time

The UFC Fight Night 130 card slated for Sunday in Liverpool, England, lost a bout on Thursday.
A planned main card bout between Davey Grant (9-3) and Manny Bermudez (11-0) has …read more

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Bellator 200's David Rickels says he's Michael 'Venom' Page's first 'real' fight

LONDON – Bellator welterweight David Rickels would like to invite Michael Page to his first real MMA fight.
“Venom” Page (12-0 MMA, 8-0 BMMA) might be making his ninth appearance for …read more

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UFC Fight Night 130 Results: Thompson vs. Till (Full Results and Live Fight Stats)

(Click on the fight below and then scroll down to see in-fight live analytics and the latest results, courtesy of Fight Analytics. The first UFC Fight Night 129: Maia vs. …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 11:46 pm By
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EXCLUSIVE | Phil Davis worried for Chuck Liddell in return fight

When it comes to some of Bellator’s best acquisitions over the past few years, none get much better than UFC veteran, Phil ‘Mr. Wonderful’ Davis.
Since entering Bellator in 2015, Davis …read more

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Gegard Mousasi Considering Retirement Once Bellator Contract Expires

Gegard Mousasi may hang up his gloves sooner than we think. Mousasi is set to challenge Bellator middleweight champion Rafael Carvalho for the 185-pound gold tomorrow night (May 25). The …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 11:46 pm By
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Are we finally seeing signs of life from Reebok's UFC design team?

After fumbling around with infamous misspellings, uninspired designs, and geographically questionable appeals to national pride, Reebok seems to be trying something new with fighter-specific clothing offerings – and it’s so …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 11:46 pm By
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UFC ‘Liverpool’ Clash: Magny Vs. White!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight warriors Neil Magny and Craig White will collide this Saturday (May 26, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 130 inside Echo Arena in Liverpool, England.
At multiple …read more

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Paul Daley says fight with ‘MVP’ will ‘definitely’ happen

Although nothing has been announced, Paul Daley assured fans that a fight with Michael ‘Venom’ Page is definitely on the cards. It’s starting to become clear why Paul Daley’s turbulent …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 11:16 pm By
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UFC on FOX 30 poster released

The faces of three former UFC champions are front and center for UFC on FOX 30.
An official poster was released Thursday for the event, which takes place at the Scotiabank …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 11:16 pm By
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Report: Manny Bermudez-Davey Grant Scrapped From Sunday’s UFC Fight Night 130

Bantamweights Manny Bermudez and Davey Grant will no longer meet at UFC Fight Night 130 according to a report from Jim Edwards, who has learned that Grant was removed from …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 11:16 pm By
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Davey Grant vs. Manny Bermudez scratched from Sunday's UFC Liverpool lineup

LIVERPOOL, England – Sunday’s UFC Fight Night 130 lineup is down one of its scheduled main card bouts.
Davey Grant (9-3 MMA, 1-2 UFC) has been pulled from his planned bantamweight …read more

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VIDEO | Anthony Joshua not opposed to a possible MMA fight

“It’s not just about the money… But if people wanted it, and I felt in my heart that it was the right decision, why not? It’s just another fight. I’d …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 11:16 pm By
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Bellator 200 preview show with James Gallagher

LONDON — With Bellator 200 hours away, MMA Fighting’s Petesy Carroll and Bellator’s James Gallagher break down Friday’s milestone event. …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 10:46 pm By
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Kyle Bochniak Calls Out Artem Lobov on Twitter for UFC Moscow

Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight Kyle Bochniak has been pretty vocal about the name he wants to fight next: Artem Lobov. …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 10:46 pm By
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Aleksei Oleinik vs. Mark Hunt in the works for UFC Moscow main event

With Fabricio Werdum currently sidelined while he deals with a potential USADA suspension, Mark Hunt could step in to take his place in Moscow.
Sources told MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani that …read more

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Report | Mark Hunt expected to fill in vs Aleksei Oleinek as UFC Moscow headliner

UFC’s first visit to Russia quickly had it’s main event established…and then it was quickly taken away.
One half of the initial headliner was former UFC heavyweight champion, Fabricio Werdum, who …read more

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MVP! MVP! MVP! MVP! MVP!

Bellator 200: “Carvalho vs. Mousasi” takes place at SSE Arena in London, England, tomorrow night (Fri., May 25, 2018). The milestone mixed martial arts (MMA) show for Bellator MMA features …read more

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Darren Till: Even if it goes five rounds, UFC Liverpool headliner with Stephen Thompson will be crowd-pleaser

MMA fans should prepare themselves for a tactical engagement on Sunday if UFC Fight Night 130’s main event plays out as Darren Till expects.
Till’s most recent trip to the octagon …read more

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Thompson: Till will shoot for the takedown eventually, they all do

Stephen Thompson clearly thinks he’s the superior striker to Darren Till. There’s a lot of hype surrounding Darren Till heading into his welterweight bout with Stephen Thompson this Sunday at …read more

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Cub Swanson vs Renato Moicano added to UFC 227

The UFC’s next trio of pay-per-view events is shaping up to be one of the best stretches of events in the organization’s history. Last of the three if UFC 227 …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 10:16 pm By
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Cub Swanson vs. Renato Moicano Official for UFC 227

Cub Swanson and Renato Moicano are headed to Tinseltown under the bright lights of Hollywood’s UFC 227 extravaganza. Cub Swanson (25-9) is eager to bounce back from his loss to …read more

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Featherweights Cub Swanson, Renato Moicano to Meet at UFC 227

Renato Carneiro called for it and he got what he asked for. …read more

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Twitter Mailbag: What kind of UFC would we like on ESPN – and what do we definitely not want?

What kind of product can we expect to see when the UFC moves to ESPN? What changes would we like to see? And what will this weekend’s UFC Fight Night …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 9:46 pm By
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Fighter on Fighter! Breaking down Darren Till!

Muay Thai kickboxer, Darren Till, will duel with Karate master, Stephen Thompson, this Sunday (May 27, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 130 inside Echo Arena in Liverpool, England.
Till — a …read more

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Cub Swanson vs. Renato Moicano official for UFC 227

A pair of top-10 featherweights are coming to the City of Angels.
Cub Swanson will take on Renato Moicano at UFC 227 on Aug. 4 in Los Angeles, the UFC officially …read more

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Diggin’ Deep on UFC Liverpool: FS1 prelims preview

Get the inside look at the FS1 prelims for UFC Liverpool, featuring perennial underdog Dan Kelly facing Englishman Tom Breese in his debut at middleweight. If there is one thing …read more

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Artem Lobov Accepts Invitation to UFC Moscow

Artem Lobov is looking to be part of the UFC’s debut in Moscow after receiving an invitation from a Boston scrapper. After being involved in #Dollygate, Lobov saw his bout …read more

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Cub Swanson vs. Renato Moicano set for UFC 227 in Los Angeles

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A potential barburner of a featherweight fight is official for the UFC’s return to the “City of Angels.”
Cub Swanson (25-9 MMA, 10-5 UFC) is …read more

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Georges St-Pierre Jokes About “Poisoning” Nick Diaz

Georges St-Pierre is having a laugh over recent claims from the Diaz brothers. Back in March 2013, St-Pierre defended the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight title against Nick Diaz. The …read more

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Bellator 200 staff picks: With heavy favorites in London, who's picking big upsets?

Carvalho
vs.
Mousasi
Page
vs.
Rickels
Davis
vs.
Vassell
Chalmers
vs.
Griffiths
Jackson
vs.
Yankova
MMAjunkie readers’consensus picks2018: 62-29

Mousasi
(84%)

Page
(79%)

Davis
(90%)

Chalmers
(85%)

Yankova
(84%)
Dan Tom@DanTomMMA2018: 62-29

Mousasi

Page

Davis

Chalmers

Jackson
Simon Samano@SJSamano2018: 61-30

Mousasi

Page

Davis

Chalmers

Yankova
Steven Marrocco@MMAjunkieSteven2018: 60-31

Carvalho

Page

Davis

Chalmers

Yankova
Trent Reinsmith@TrentReinsmith2018: 59-32

Mousasi

Page

Davis

Chalmers

Jackson
Mike Bohn@MikeBohnMMA2018: 59-322014 Champion

Mousasi

Page

Davis

Chalmers

Jackson
Ben Fowlkes@BenFowlkesMMA2018: 58-332016 Champion

Mousasi

Page

Davis

Chalmers

Yankova
Fernanda Prates@nandaprates_2018: 56-35

Mousasi

Rickels

Davis

Chalmers

Jackson
John Morgan@MMAjunkieJohn2018: 56-35

Mousasi

Page

Davis

Chalmers

Yankova
Matt Erickson@MMAjunkieMatt2018: 56-35

Mousasi

Page

Davis

Chalmers

Yankova
Dann Stupp@DannStupp2018: 56-352015 Champion

Mousasi

Page

Davis

Chalmers

Yankova
Ken Hathaway@kenshathaway2018: 54-37

Mousasi

Page

Davis

Chalmers

Yankova
Abbey Subhan@kammakaze2018: …read more

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UFC Fight Night 130 ‘Thompson vs. Till’ Play-by-Play, Results & Round-by-Round Scoring

Sherdog’s live UFC Fight Night 130 coverage kicks off Sunday at 10 a.m. ET. …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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Joshua Open To UFC Fight

Seems like every Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighter these days wants to transition over to the “sweet science” (sample). Either they really hate getting covered and smothered like a Denny’s …read more

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Mousasi considering retirement after end of Bellator contract

As of now, Gegard Mousasi won’t commit to anything once his Bellator contract is up in five fights. Gegard Mousasi, who suffered an eye injury in his last bout, is …read more

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Phil Davis explains why he didn’t enter the Bellator Heavyweight World Grand Prix

LONDON — During Bellator 200 fight week, Phil Davis discusses the improvement of wrestling among European fighters, his bout with Linton Vassell, his status in the light heavyweight division, the …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Jose ‘Shorty’ Torres excited for UFC debut, focused on future in the Octagon

It’s a debut that many have looked forward to and anticipated but it’s not exactly how Jose “Shorty” Torres wanted his UFC debut to happen. Torres, both the flyweight and …read more

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Grade the 'UFC on FOX 30: Alvarez vs. Poirier 2' poster, which features three former champs

What do you think of the official poster for the UFC’s final network-televised event on big FOX?
Officials recently revealed the poster for “UFC on FOX 30: Alvarez vs. Poirier 2.”
UFC …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | After KO of Jared Cannonier, Dominick Reyes is ready for the UFC’s top light heavyweights

Last Saturday night, during the main card of the UFC’s anticipated debut in Santiago, Chile, undefeated light heavyweight contender Dominick Reyes (9-0) authored the biggest win of his career thus …read more

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Georges St-Pierre Admits: ‘I was so scared of fighting Nick Diaz, we poisoned his IV… but he survived!’

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In Nate Diaz shooting down a proposed fight with Georges St-Pierre, he and his brother, Nick Diaz, have …read more

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40-year-old Daniel Kelly: UFC Liverpool loss would mean MMA retirement

LIVERPOOL, EnglandDaniel Kelly is hoping for the best possible outcome for his fight on Sunday at UFC Fight Night 130. However, he has also prepared for the possibility …read more

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MMA Squared Ep 15: How to be the Bad Guy

Check out the latest episode of MMA Squared. Hello, this is Chris. Today MMA Squared asks the question “What does it take to be a bad guy in mixed martial …read more

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Paul Daley: Michael Page Will Get an Ass-Whooping

Paul Daley is confident that a bout with Michael Page will come to fruition. Tomorrow night (May 25), Page will take on David Rickels in the co-main event of Bellator …read more

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Bellator 200 weigh-in results: Carvalho 185, Mousasi 185

Check out the full weigh-in video and results from Bellator 200: Carvalho vs. Mousasi in London, England. The Bellator 200 weigh-ins are in the books, and everyone on the main …read more

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Andrew Simon discusses AXS TV's upcoming 400th MMA event; remember this first one?

Here’s a fun fact you might not know about AXS TV: It aired the first high-definition MMA event in the U.S.
It was Jan. 16, 2004, and the cable network – …read more

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Bromance Blossoms Between Mike Perry And Darren Till

Mike and Darren sittin’ in a tree…
Looks like Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight headliner Darren Till, who takes center stage this Sunday against striking sensation Stephen Thompson, has a not-so-secret …read more

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Dana White and Conor McGregor to Discuss UFC Future in Liverpool Sitdown

Conor McGregor’s UFC future has been shrouded in a cloud of mystery ever since he went berserk, stormed the UFC 223 Media Day, and trashed a van full of fighters. …read more

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Lyoto Machida Still Believes he Can Secure UFC Title Shot

Lyoto Machida feels he still has enough juice to make another title run. Machida was last seen in action earlier this month at UFC 224. “The Dragon” went one-on-one with …read more

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Streaking Alejandro Perez meets Eddie Wineland at UFC Fight Night 133 in Boise

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A bantamweight bout between Alejandro Perez and Eddie Wineland is the latest addition to July’s UFC Fight …read more

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Daley fires back at ‘MVP,’ says Page’s ‘whole world is going to unravel’ when they fight

Paul Daley’s change of heart with Bellator could mean the Michael Page fight is back on the table.
After publicly feuding with Bellator officials for months, Daley revealed Monday on The …read more

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Woodley targeting return at UFC 227 in August

The UFC welterweight king is hoping to return to action this August in Los Angeles. Tyron Woodley is targeting his return for just a few months from now.
The UFC welterweight …read more

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Lyoto Machida not thinking about retirement yet, interested in Whittaker vs. Romero winner

At UFC 224, Lyoto Machida authored one of the most dazzling victories of spectacular career, zapping the retiring Vitor Belfort with a front kick to the face. With this win, …read more

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Gegard Mousasi Equates Winning a Title to Winning an Oscar: ‘It Means a Lot But Somehow It Also Means Nothing’

Gegard Mousasi is no stranger to championship titles.
Over the course of his career, Mousasi has claimed championships in promotions such as Strikeforce and DREAM but he doesn’t go around bragging …read more

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Bellator 200 ceremonial weigh-in face-offs: Carvalho-Mousasi all business, but Page-Rickels? Not so much

LONDON – Check out the official face-offs from today’s Bellator 200 ceremonial weigh-ins.
Bellator 200 takes place Friday at The SSE Arena in London, and the main card airs via same-day …read more

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Bas Rutten: Conor McGregor Just Needs to Find His Way

Bas Rutten believes Conor McGregor needs some time to find himself. McGregor awaits a court hearing next month. Following the UFC 223 media day session, McGregor, Artem Lobov, and their …read more

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Heavyweight Boxing Champ Anthony Joshua Open to Accepting Fight in Octagon

Anthony Joshua tells Conan O’Brien that he would be open to accepting a mixed martial arts bout in the Octagon if the fans wanted it. …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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Bellator 200 Weigh-in Video and Results: Carvalho vs. Mousasi Set for Championship Showdown

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Though it has undergone a bit of a makeover, the Bellator 200: Carvalho vs. Mousasi fight card slated …read more

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UFC Fight Night 130 co-main event breakdown: Can Craig White score a major upset of Neil Magny?

MMAjunkie Radio co-host and MMAjunkie contributor Dan Tom provides an in-depth breakdown of UFC Fight Night 130’s top bouts. Today, we look at the co-main event.
UFC Fight Night 130 takes …read more

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Bellator 200 Weigh-ins: Rafael Carvalho, Gegard Mousasi Cleared for Middleweight Title Fight

Bellator MMA has reached a milestone with its 200th event. …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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Overeem on UFC 225 bout rescheduling: It’s all good with me

Going from the main card to the prelims? It’s no big deal for Alistair Overeem, at least he gets to fight earlier. Originally, Alistair Overeem’s UFC 225 bout against Curtis …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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Mike Perry sends message of support to rival Darren Till: “show me how it’s done”

There was a time, not all that long ago, when “Platinum” Mike Perry and Darren Till seemed to be on a collision course. Perry was riding high on the momentum …read more

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UFC Calgary Poster Is STACKED

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing its UFC on FOX 30 mixed martial arts (MMA) event to the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, on Sat., July 28, 2018, featuring …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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Watch MMAjunkie Radio here (1 p.m. ET) with Ricky Steele and Dennis Davis

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT) with guests Ricky Steele and Dennis Davis.
Steele was victorious during the recent sixth episode of “The Ultimate Fighter.” …read more

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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2688 with Mike Dolce and Mirsad Bektic

Stream or download Wednesday’s episode of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Mike Dolce and Mirsad Bektic.
UFC featherweight Bektic meets Ricardo Lamas on June 9 at UFC 225 in Chicago. Four-time “Trainer …read more

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No Hands? No Problem: Kamaru Usman Says He’ll be Ready for Tyron Woodley in August

Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight champion Tyron Woodley has declared he has recovered from his shoulder injury and will be ready to defend his belt on Aug. 4 at UFC 227, …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 4:46 pm By
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Ricardo Lamas Confirms Yair Rodriguez Initially Accepted Fight Before Backing Out

On May 11, the Ultimate Fighting Championship controversially released one of its hottest young stars in Yair Rodriguez, with the promotion citing the fighter was released for turning down fights …read more

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UFC Liverpool headliner Stephen Thompson's hilarious recounting of in-cage fouls and apologies

LIVERPOOL, England – Even when in fistfights, MMA fighters can be an apologetic bunch.
Just ask Stephen Thompson, the UFC welterweight contender who headlines Sunday’s UFC Fight Night 130 event.
Before his …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 4:17 pm By
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Serra: Referee could’ve cost Maia the fight against Usman

Former UFC welterweight champion Matt Serra believes referee Leon Roberts committed a crucial error that may have cost Demian Maia the fight against Kamaru Usman in Chile last weekend. Throughout …read more

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Machida Eyes Winner Of Whittaker Vs Romero

For the first time in over four years, former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion and longtime karate master, Lyoto Machida, is the winner of back-to-back fights.
While those victories …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 4:17 pm By
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Daily Debate: Will ESPN prove better for UFC than FOX Sports?

Soon will come the dawn of a new era for the UFC.
On Wednesday, ESPN announced it will take over the rights to all UFC content in the U.S. beginning in …read more

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Kyle Bochniak calls for UFC Moscow scrap with Artem Lobov, Lobov responds

We can now add another name to the list of fighters to call out Artem Lobov: Kyle Bochniak. The all-action American featherweight called out the Russian on Wednesday evening on …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 3:46 pm By
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EXCLUSIVE | Alex Volkanovski on UFC Boise scrap with Darren Elkins: I honestly think I can finish him

Having won his four four bouts in the UFC’s Octagon, Australian featherweight Alex Volkanovski (17-1) has been rewarded with a big step up in competition. He’ll be battling 10th-ranked UFC …read more

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Mackenzie Dern Removed From The UFC Strawweight Rankings

This week the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) made changes to their official rankings and one of the fighters impacted in the strawweight division was jiu-jitsu sensation Mackenzie Dern. Here’s a …read more

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