A love-hate relationship: Ricky Simon reminded of MMA's emotional conflicts entering UFC on ESPN 7

After Ricky Simon lost to Urijah Faber at UFC on ESPN+ 13, he was nothing short of devastated.
A near four-to-one betting favorite entering the fight, Simon (15-2 MMA, 3-1 UFC) …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov rejects Conor McGregor’s rematch request: ‘We don’t pay attention to idiots’

Ever since Conor McGregor lost to Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229 he has been clamoring for a rematch. Yet, if it is up to the Dagestani champion, the Irishman won’t …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Korean Zombie vs. Ortega fight card

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Check out the fight card in store for the UFC’s final event of 2019, a Fight Night show in Busan, South Korea on December 21st. …read more

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Smith Gives Corey Secret To Earning Jones Title Fight

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Corey Anderson is adamant he won’t be facing Anthony Smith next, as he is seemingly content with waiting for his …read more

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Quote: If Iranian Hulk Does Fight It’s Going To Be A Disaster

Isaac Vallie-Flagg is one of the many skeptics about the Iranian Hulk’s fighting ability. It was recently announced that Sajad Gharibi aka the Iranian Hulk, has signed with Bare Knuckle …read more

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Three PFL fighters will be dealing with suspensions and fines after failing drug tests.

David Michaud and Glaico Franca | Ryan Loco, PFL

PFL playoff competitors Glaico Franca, Luis Rafael Laurentino, and Ramsey Nijem are expected to be sanctioned after all three failed …read more

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UFC rankings: Conor McGregor falls on P4P list

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The longer Conor McGregor is inactive, the more he drops at P4P. If things keep trending the way they have been, it …read more

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Davy Gallon hopes viral rolling thunder KO of Ross Pearson leads to UFC, Bellator interest

A few days have passed, but Davy Gallon hasn’t wrapped his head around the finish to his most recent fight.
For almost nine years, Gallon (18-7-2) has competed professionally against a …read more

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Cage Warriors contender Alex Lohore hoping for spot on rumored UFC France card in 2020

Alex Lohore defeats Sam Boult at Cage Warriors 98 | Dolly Clew/Cage Warriors

The Frenchman returns to competition at Cage Warriors 111 on Friday night when he takes on …read more

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Video: James Webb to carry Irish tricolor at CW 111 after recommendation from Chris Fields, Cathal Pendred

LONDON — Ahead of his rematch with Nathias Frederick in the main event of Cage Warriors 111, James Webb insisted that the draw in their initial bout was a “blessing …read more

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Edgar: ‘Dangerous’ Sandhagen Perfect For Bantamweight Debut

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After spending the majority of his mixed martial arts (MMA) career at Lightweight and then Featherweight, former 155-pound champion, Frankie Edgar, will make …read more

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UFC 245 judges, referees set: Jason Herzog gets first UFC title fight assignment

The UFC will close out its 2019 pay-per-view schedule next month with UFC 245, which features three championship fights.
The Nevada Athletic Commission today assigned judges and referees for those title …read more

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Frankie Edgar Explains Why He Accepted Cory Sandhagen Bout

Frankie Edgar wasn’t going to back down when offered a fight with Cory Sandhagen. Many believe that Sandhagen is a tough welcoming to the bantamweight division for Edgar. “The Answer” …read more

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Rockhold says he’s ‘happy not fighting’ right now but won’t commit to retirement

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“Right now, I’m just happy not fighting. It feels good to focus on other things.” Luke Rockhold may very well …read more

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Hannah Cifers vs. Brianna Van Buren added to UFC Raleigh

A strawweight bout is the latest addition to UFC Raleigh.
Hannah Cifers will take on Brianna Van Buren on the Jan. 25 card. A person with knowledge of the booking recently …read more

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Referees, judges selected for three title fights at UFC 245: Usman vs. Covington 

Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

When welterweight champion Kamaru Usman faces off with Colby Covington at UFC 245, Marc Goddard will be the third …read more

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Cain vs Tito In 2020?

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Cain Velasquez may have walked away from Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) to focus on his blossoming pro wrestling career with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), …read more

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Deontay Wilder vs. Luis Ortiz 2 Pre-Fight Press Conference Live Stream

We’re just three days away from a heavyweight title rematch between WBC champion Deontay Wilder and Luis Ortiz. Back in March 2018, Wilder and Ortiz collided inside the Barclays Center …read more

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Mads Burnell ‘a little bit sad’ he didn’t fight on UFC’s inaugural Danish card

LONDON — Ahead of his first Cage Warriors featherweight title defense, Mads Burnell discussed his tremendous run of form with the European promotion, his opponent Steve Aimable, and how it …read more

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Cage Warriors champ Mads Burnell wants successful title defense before UFC return

Mads Burnell | Dolly Clew/Cage Warriors

Burnell will look to defend his featherweight title for the first time on Friday night at Cage Warriors 111 against Steve Aimable. Over …read more

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Video: Paddy Pimblett open to accepting third contract offer from the UFC

LONDON — Ahead of his return to action at Cage Warriors 111, promotional front runner Paddy Pimblett discussed the demons he faced while injured, sent his best wishes to initial …read more

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Sara McMann vs. Lina Lansberg Added to UFC Raleigh

Two top-15 bantamweights will lock horns at UFC Raleigh. …read more

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Michael ‘Venom’ Page wants Douglas Lima rematch ‘as soon as possible’

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Bellator London headliner Michael Page is keen to get revenge for his sole career loss to newly crowned champion Douglas Lima.
“MVP” got back to winning …read more

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Hardy Possibly Out Six Months After UFC Moscow

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UFC Fight Night 163 injuries and medical suspensions for the athletes who competed at the “Zabit vs Kattar”-led event on Saturday …read more

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Josh Thomson pitches Gilbert Melendez tetralogy in Bellator to resolve 'unsettled business'

Josh Thomson is open to adding another chapter to one of the most notable rivalries in MMA history.
Thomson (22-9) has set his sights on a fourth showdown with longtime counterpart …read more

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Three PFL fighters face bans after failed drug tests

Glaico Franca and Luis Rafael Laurentino tested positive for the banned steroid stanozolol and Ramsey Nijem tested positive for marijuana following the PFL playoffs and all three face discipline from …read more

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Witness Watched Blanchard Get Kidnapped, Did Nothing

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When Ibraheem Yazeed allegedly kidnapped Aniah Blanchard, stepdaughter of UFC heavyweight Walt Harris, there was a bystander in the vicinity who watched it all go down, but chose …read more

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Man Testifies That He Saw Ibraheem Yazeed Kidnap Aniah Blanchard

A man has testified that he saw Ibraheem Yazeed kidnap Aniah Blanchard, the stepdaughter of Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight Walt Harris. …read more

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Now Retired, Ben Askren Wants To Give Commentary A Try

Ben Askren is now is a retired mixed martial artist and is looking to give television commentary a try. Askren retired following a 1-2 stretch in the UFC and says …read more

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How Charles Oliveira knocked out Jared Gordon

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This is how Charles Oliveira got a big KO win at UFC Sao Paulo. UFC Sao Paulo happened last Saturday. In …read more

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Sara McMann returns from 23-month layoff against Lina Lansberg at UFC Raleigh

If all goes according to plan, Sara McMann will soon engage in her first fight in almost two years.
Former UFC bantamweight title contender and Olympic wrestling silver medalist McMann (11-5 …read more

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Quote: Colby Covington’s Shtick More Effective When He’s Winning

Colby Covington’s shtick has certainly gotten under the skin of many, but it has certainly been effective. Covington is set to challenge Kamaru Usman for the UFC welterweight championship on …read more

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Sara McMann to fight Lina Lansberg at UFC Raleigh

Sara McMann (pictured) fights Lina Lansberg in a bantamweight bout at UFC Raleigh on Jan. 25 | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Sara McMann will be hunting for her first …read more

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Randy Couture gives health update after heart attack scare

A month after suffering a heart attack, UFC legend Randy Couture has provided a positive update about his current condition.
The MMA world was left in shock almost exactly one month …read more

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Raufeon Stots vs. Cheyden Leialoha added to Bellator 236 main card

A clash between rising bantamweights is on tap for Bellator’s return to Hawaii.
At Bellator 236, highly touted Raufeon Stots will make his promotional debut when he takes on Cheyden Leialoha …read more

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Greg Hardy among several lengthy UFC Moscow medical supsensions

Greg Hardy topped a list of five UFC on ESPN+ 21 fighters that could be one the sidelines for as long as six months following the release of the event’s …read more

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McGregor donating $1M to first responders from Proper No. Twelve sales

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Conor McGregor is planning to donate up to $1 million to first responder organizations from sales of his Proper No. Twelve whiskey. A year …read more

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Suspect In Aniah Blanchard’s Kidnapping Denied Bond, Ordered To Submit DNA Test

A suspect charged in the kidnapping of Aniah Blanchard, Ibraheem Yazeed, has been denied bond. Blanchard, the stepdaughter of UFC heavyweight Walt Harris, was last seen on Oct. 23. Police …read more

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Ben Askren not using hip injury as excuse for UFC losses: ‘I lost because I wasn’t good enough’

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UFC welterweight Ben Askren recently announced that the need for hip replacement surgery would send him into retirement.
Having been undefeated as the Bellator and ONE Championship welterweight …read more

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Logan Paul Files Official Appeal In KSI Loss

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California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) to the rescue!
Despite insisting his loss to KSI was water under the bridge, YouTube sensation Logan Paul has in …read more

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Tito Ortiz teases potential Combate America fight with Cain Velasquez

On December 7, former UFC lightweight heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz will collide with former WWE superstar Alberto El Patron. The pair’s fight will headline the biggest Combate Americas card to …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov: Conor McGregor is ‘an idiot, we don’t pay attention to idiots’ 

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Khabib Nurmagomedov feels no need to respond to Conor McGregor until he actually does something that warrants him re-entering the title picture.
After dominating the former …read more

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Ken Shamrock Committed Armed Robbery As A Kid, Says New Podcast Series - Pull No Punches Ep. 43

June M. Williams

Your hosts ‘Shak’ Shakiel Mahjouri & former UFC fighter, Kajan Johnson are here each Wednesday as “MMA’s most colorful and entertaining personalities”. They will present you …read more

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MMA injury report: Stephen Thompson avoids surgery; Henry Cejudo on schedule

It’s no secret that MMA is a grueling sport. Injuries occur everywhere from the training room to the cage, and sometimes even beyond that.
Injuries can cause the best set plans …read more

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Isaac Vallie-Flagg skeptical ‘Iranian Hulk’ will do well in BKFC

During the broadcast of last weekend’s BKFC 9 card, it was announced that the “Iranian Hulk” Sajad Gharibi has joined the bare knuckle promotion’s roster.
Gharibi, who allegedly weighs almost 400lbs, …read more

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From boxing to acting: 5 stars with legit boxing backgrounds

Tony Danza and his parents celebrate a boxing win.

Plenty of actors have dabbled in the ring, but these five put in real work and found success in competition …read more

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Suspect charged with kidnapping Walt Harris’ stepdaughter denied bond, ordered to submit to DNA testing

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Ibraheem Yazeed, the suspect charged with kidnapping UFC heavyweight Walt Harris’ stepdaughter Aniah Blanchard, appeared in an Alabama courtroom on Wednesday for a …read more

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Aniah Blanchard kidnapping suspect Ibraheem Yazeed denied bond, ordered to take DNA test

(Editor’s note: This story first published at the Montgomery Advertiser, part of the USA TODAY Network.)
A Lee County (Ala.) judge on Wednesday denied bond for the suspect in the disappearance …read more

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Khabib Focused On Ferguson Fight, Not ‘Idiot’ McGregor

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“It doesn’t bother me, his insults,” Nurmagomedov said about McGregor. “He’s an idiot. We don’t pay attention to idiots.” There was a …read more

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Ben Askren wants to give television commentary a try

Recently retired UFC welterweight Ben Askren says that he wants to give television commentary for MMA events a try now that his fighting career is over.
Askren announced his retirement Monday …read more

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Jonathan Wyderko has nothing but respect for LFA 79 opponent Eric Grant

Following a win over Matt Johnson at LFA 57 in January, lightweight Jonathan Wyderko has spent the remainder of the year waiting to get back into the cage.
Following dropping out …read more

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Paul Elizondo Jr. ‘going for the kill’ against Trevor Wells at Combate Americas: Fresno

When looking back on his first-round submission victory over Mike Tubera at Combate Americas 41 this past August, flyweight Paul Elizondo Jr. anticipated his bout could end quickly with how …read more

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UFC Hall of Fame historic fight: Shogun Rua vs. Dan Henderson

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The UFC made sure that no one would forget the classic 2011 UFC 139 fight between former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and UFC 17 middleweight …read more

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Brandon Royval expects to ‘walk through’ LFA flyweights en route to UFC

When it comes to his first-round submission victory over Joby Sanchez at LFA 65 in May, flyweight Brandon Royval has very little to be disappointed with. He believes he’ll keep …read more

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Tito Ortiz Willing To Fight Cain Velasquez At 210 Pounds

UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz isn’t opposed to sharing the cage with Cain Velasquez if the bout were contested at light heavyweight or a 210-pound catchweight. Ortiz is a …read more

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American Top Team’s Dan Lambert Says Jorge Masvidal’s Money Fight is Conor McGregor

Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal has had a meteoric rise in 2019 with wins over Darren Till, Ben Askren and most recently Nate Diaz, with the American Top …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Conor McGregor’s Manager Confirms Donald Cerrone Talks Still a ‘Work in Progress’

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship dual-division champion Conor McGregor sent social media into overdrive last month when he announced that he would be making his long-awaited return to the Octagon on …read more

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Deontay Wilder Says Luis Ortiz Challenged Him Most in Last Bout

Deontay Wilder and Luis Ortiz face off for the second time this Saturday night on pay-per-view at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The last time the two …read more

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Combate Americas Finalizes ‘Tito vs. Alberto’ Pay-Per-View Card

Combate Americas has finalized its upcoming pay-per-view card on Dec. 7 as Levy Marroquin will battle Enrique Gonzalez in a featured featherweight bout, Sherdog.com has learned. …read more

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MMA: A sport & entertainment

UFC fighter Roxanne Modafferi examines the spectacle of mixed martial arts, and the debate over its sporting and entertainment aspects. “Fighting is in our DNA.”
When a fight breaks out, we …read more

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Frankie Edgar views Cory Sandhagen as opportunity to climb bantamweight rankings quickly

Frankie Edgar will be introduced to the bantamweight division by a hungry rising contender.
Edgar is set to fight Cory Sandhagen on Jan. 25 at UFC Raleigh, and he sees the …read more

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Michael Bisping: Tyson Fury Could ‘Absolutely’ Succeed in Mixed Martial Arts

Tyson Fury’s recent announcement that he intends to pursue a career in mixed martial arts was met with mixed reactions on social media. …read more

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Jan Blachowicz responds to Jon Jones snub

Jan Blachowicz, fresh off a split decision win over Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza in the UFC Sao Paulo main event, wants a crack at UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones.
The Polish …read more

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Israel Adesanya: Everyone Is Sleeping On Jared Cannonier

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya is well aware of what Jared Cannonier is capable of. Cannonier has quickly risen up the UFC middleweight rankings. “The Killa Gorilla” went from competing …read more

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Dillon Danis targeted for next fight at Bellator Los Angeles

According to a new report, Bellator star Dillon Danis is likely to take on Ian Butler at the Bellator Los Angeles event in January.
Amy Kaplan of FanSided reported Tuesday that …read more

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UFC Moscow medical suspensions: Greg Hardy potentially out six months

Greg Hardy | Thomas Lakes, MMA Fighting

FinalizeGreg Hardy set the record for the most fights in a year by UFC heavyweight, but it could be a while before …read more

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Opinion: UFC live gate numbers say, expect McGregor to fight next year

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With overall attendance up, but live gate income down, the UFC needs Conor McGregor to fight in 2020. As 2019 winds down, it’s a …read more

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Conor McGregor to donate $1 million of Proper No. Twelve sales to first responders

Conor McGregor just made a proper donation.
In celebration of the first anniversary of the launch of his whiskey brand, Proper No. Twelve, McGregor, who initially said for every case sold …read more

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UFC Moscow medical suspensions: Greg Hardy facing prolonged sit

Greg Hardy has been incredibly busy in 2019, fighting five times since his UFC debut in January. From the sounds of it, though, his momentum will slow after his short-notice …read more

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Mandalorian: Guys Weren’t Ready For Carano Kicks

I’m a fan of Disney, Star Wars, and mixed martial arts (MMA) pioneer Gina Carano, so imagine my nerdgasm when I heard that all three were coming together for one …read more

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Brett Johns vs. Tony Gravely announced for UFC Raleigh

Brett Johns (pictured) fights Tony Gravely in a bantamweight bout at UFC Raleigh on Jan. 25 | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

If Brett Johns is going to snap the …read more

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Juan Adams says he's fighting Justin Tafa at UFC event in Houston on Feb. 8

A pair of heavyweights are set to square off on Feb. 8 in Houston.
Juan Adams announced on a recent episode of the “Beyond The Cage” podcast that he will take …read more

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UFC Moscow Medical Suspensions: Greg Hardy Sidelined For 180 Days

UFC Moscow went down two weeks ago, yet the medical suspensions have just been announced and Greg Hardy has gotten a lengthy sit. The heavyweight took on Alexander Volkov in …read more

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Chael Sonnen Says He Was Caught Off Guard By Ben Askren’s Retirement

Ben Askren recently announced his retirement from mixed martial arts, and Chael Sonnen was quite surprised by that. Sonnen says he had no idea Askren’s hip was bothering him and …read more

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Rockhold: I Don’t Foresee Return To UFC

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I know a lot of mixed martial arts (MMA) fans get frustrated when their favorite fighters, like former Ultimate Fighting …read more

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PHOTO | Cris Cyborg strips down for new photo shoot

Former UFC featherweight champ Cris Cyborg recently stripped down for a photo shoot with Larissa Reis.
See the first photo from this shoot below:

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Luke Rockhold is ‘happy not fighting’

Former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold isn’t officially retiring, but after a string of tough losses, including a knockout at the hands of Jan Blachowicz in his last fight, he …read more

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Ortiz: Cain Velasquez fight is on the table in Combate Americas

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Tito Ortiz said he was pitched a fight with Cain Velasquez, should he beat Alberto El Patron at Combate Americas on Dec. 7. …read more

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Jason Knight, Paulie Malignaggi interested in boxing match rather than bare-knuckle brawl 

Phil Lambert, Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship

Jason Knight stopped Artem Lobov in a fifth-round knockout this past weekend at Bare Knuckle Fighting Championships 9, and now he’s got his …read more

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Brett Johns set to return after long layoff, fight Tony Gravely at UFC Raleigh

Brett Johns is set to make his return to the octagon after a more than year-long layoff.
Johns (15-2 MMA, 3-2 UFC) will take on Tony Gravely (19-5 MMA, 0-0 UFC) …read more

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UFC Sao Paulo: Resultados Pesaje Oficial

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Mexicana Tracy Cortez Debuta Con Victoria En UFC São Paulo

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Tracy Cortez: Motivos para festejar

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Charles Oliveira, Cerca De Lo Más Alto

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UFC Moscow Medical Suspensions: Greg Hardy Sidelined For 180-Days

UFC Moscow went down two weeks ago, yet the medical suspensions have just been announced and Greg Hardy has gotten a lengthy sit. The heavyweight took on Alexander Volkov in …read more

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James Gallagher vs. Callum Ellenor Rebooked for February's Bellator Dublin

James Gallagher and Callum Ellenor will share the cage after all. …read more

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Luke Rockhold On MMA Future: ‘It Feels Good To Focus On Other Things’

Luke Rockhold appears to be content doing things outside of MMA. Rockhold was last seen in action back in July. He moved up to the light heavyweight division to take …read more

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Pic: Cyborg Goes Topless For New Photo Shoot

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s featherweight champion, Cristiane Justino, is showing mixed martial arts (MMA) fans a part of her they haven’t seen before — literally — …read more

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Jason Knight open to Artem Lobov trilogy but also wants to shut up Johnny Bedford

Jason Knight is now 1-1 in Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship as he TKO’d Artem Lobov at BKFC 9 over the weekend.
It was a very good performance for Knight, who predicted …read more

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Spinning Back Clique: Thoughts on Ben Askren retirement, potential Nick Diaz return, and more

Welcome to “Spinning Back Clique,” MMA Junkie’s weekly show that takes a spin through the biggest topics in mixed martial arts. In this week’s episode, John Morgan, Gorgeous George and …read more

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ATT owner: Colby’s personality is a lot more effective when he’s winning

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Apart from the welterweight title, American Top Team owner Dan Lambert also feels that the Colby Covington persona is on the …read more

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Anthony Smith explains what Corey Anderson must do to get UFC title shot

UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith has taken the time to explain what he believes divisional rival Corey Anderson must do in order to earn a title shot against Jon …read more

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Jon Jones responds to Jan Blachowicz’s request for a title shot

UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones has responded to Jan Blachowicz’s desire for a shot at the title.

Blachowicz is coming off the back of a split decision win over Ronaldo …read more

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MMA SQUARED: Adesanya vs Costa is our best chance at a real Street Fighter matchup

Chris Rini

Even though Costa’s bicep is injured, this rivalry is boiling hot.

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Luke Rockhold: ‘Right now, I’m just happy not fighting’ 

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Luke Rockhold isn’t making any declarations about retiring from mixed martial arts, but it’s likely he’s fought his last fight.
The former UFC and Strikeforce …read more

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MMA rankings report: Does Jan Blachowicz deserve bump after UFC Sao Paulo?

It wasn’t the most eventful weekend in MMA history, but nonetheless, UFC on ESPN+ 22 and Bellator 234 are in the books, and there were some items of note:

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Helwani's MMA thoughts: Askren's complicated legacy, bright future

Askren evolved into a needle-mover who was classy in defeat and whose insight would be valuable as an analyst. …read more

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Darren Till reveals he was ‘blind drunk’ calling out Romero

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Darren Till has revealed he was quite drunk when he decided to call-out Yoel Romero after his UFC 244 win. Darren Till has revealed he …read more

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Julianna Pena, Max Bretos named to AXS TV's Combate Americas commentary team

Combate Americas has long since made inroads in the Spanish-speaking mixed martial arts community, and now the company is getting ready to make its full-court press to capture the English-language …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Morning Report: Conor McGregor’s manager believes talks are ‘progressing’ for fight with Donald Cerrone

Esther Lin, Showtime

It sounds like the UFC is close to officially having Conor McGregor back.
For months now, rumors have been swirling about the return of Conor McGregor and …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

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