Bellator 218: Emmanuel Sanchez says champ Freire avoiding rematch by move to lightweight

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THACKERVILLE, Okla. – Bellator’s featherweight division is in a bit of a standstill right now, but Emmanuel Sanchez wants to make sure he’s right back in …read more

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Formiga eager to face ‘tough,’ but not ‘technical’ Figueiredo

Flyweight contender Jussier Formiga is happy to take on powerful striker Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC Nashville …read more

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Former UFC Champion Frank Shamrock Responds To Report Of Animal Cruelty

Frank Shamrock admits that he left one of his mother’s dogs tied up in the back of a truck. Last night (March 21), a report surfaced from WFAA-TV claiming that …read more

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Yoel Romero explains what he wants to accomplish before moving to light heavyweight

It’s previously been suggested that former UFC middleweight title challenger Yoel Romero could soon move up to the 205 pound light heavyweight division. From the sounds of it, however, Romero …read more

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Aljamain Sterling wants Marlon Moraes rematch with UFC bantamweight title up for grabs

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When UFC bantamweight Aljamain Sterling posted a photo of himself in Hawaii, leaning back in a chair …read more

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UFC Nashville weigh-in results: Luis Pena misses weight by 2.5 pounds

Making the featherweight limit proved to be too tall a task for Luis Pena.
On Friday at the official UFC Nashville weigh-ins, the 6-foot-3 Pena (popularly known as “Violent Bob Ross”) …read more

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Stephen Thompson on fighting as long as 'daddest man' Daniel Cormier

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NASHVILLE – Stephen Thompson has been in martial arts since childhood, and he’s been a professional fighter for two decades.
He’s got the scars to …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Bibiano Fernandes gave Demetrious Johnson a few tips ahead of ONE Championship debut

Bibiano Fernandes, arguably the most successful fighters in ONE Championship history, never expected to compete on the same card as his long-time friend and training partner Demetrious Johnson. When ONE …read more

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Yoel Romero Eyes UFC Middleweight Gold Before Moving Up

Yoel Romero once considered a move to light heavyweight, but he’s put that idea on the back burner. Romero will collide with Jacare Souza on April 27 in a rematch. …read more

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Former Russian MMA champion found dead at 21 

Reports suggest that Arkady Lisin died due to cardiac failure. Former Russian mixed martial arts champion Arkady Lisin was found dead in Krasnodar, Russia. The news was first …read more

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Tai Tuivasa Confirms Matchup Against Blagoy Ivanov at UFC 238 in June

Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight Tai Tuivasa has confirmed that he will be meeting Blagoy Ivanov at UFC 238 in Chicago this June. …read more

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Fake News! Shammy Shoots Down Doggie Disinformation

By being cruel to animals, Frank Shamrock is bringing awareness to animal cruelty.
The former UFC and Strikeforce attraction made headlines earlier this week after admitting to leaving a dog tied …read more

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Tyron Woodley Wants Conor McGregor To ‘Come Get This Smoke’

Tyron Woodley feels now is the perfect time for a showdown with Conor McGregor. Woodley is coming off his first defeat since June 2014. The “Chosen One” had reigned as …read more

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A viewer's guide to UFC Fight Night: Thompson vs. Pettis

Stephen Thompson and Anthony Pettis, two elite strikers, will square off in Saturday’s UFC main event in Nashville. Who will land the decisive blow? …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Steven Peterson out to prove he’s more violent than Luis Pena

At UFC Nashville, fan favorite Luis Pena will be moving down from 155lbs to 145lbs to take on Steven Peterson.

‘Violent Bob Ross’ was already a big 155’er, and Peterson thinks …read more

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UFC Nashville weigh-in results: One fighter misses weight

UFC on ESPN+ 6: Thompson vs. Pettis lands in Music City for a fiery welterweight showdown. Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson and Anthony “Showtime” Pettis are each looking to make a statement …read more

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UFC Nashville Predictions: Thompson vs. Pettis

UFC Nashville Predictions Confidence Level Scale 1: Gun to the head, forced to choose 2: Minimum confidence 3-4: A small level of confidence 5-6: Significantly clearer path to victory …read more

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UFC Nashville weigh-in results: Pettis heavier than Wonderboy, one fighter misses mark

Tomorrow night, the UFC will return to our screens with the compelling UFC Nashville card.

This card will be topped by an unexpected but undeniably compelling clash of strikers, as former …read more

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Charlie Edwards, Angel Moreno on Weight for WBC Flyweight Title Scrum

The WBC flyweight championship between Charlie Edwards and Angel Moreno is officially on as both fighters made weight Friday afternoon. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 148 Weigh-in Results: Main Event Set; Pena Heavy

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is heading back to Nashville, Tenn. with a solid card full of significant contender matchups, and is headlined by a welterweight clash of Stephen Thompson vs. …read more

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Carlos Junior vs. Heinisch added to UFC Rochester

Antonio Carlos Junior will look to make it six in a row on May 18. …read more

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Curtis Blaydes has no problem with UFC heavyweight holdup for Daniel Cormier vs. Brock Lesnar

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NASHVILLE – Some members of the UFC’s heavyweight division have expressed frustration about the impeding title fight between Daniel Cormier and Brock Lesnar. Well, Curtis …read more

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Thompson, Pettis make weight for main event

Stephen Thompson and Anthony Pettis’ main event fight on Saturday in Nashville is now official, as both welterweights made weight. …read more

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Tai Tuivasa says he's booked to fight Blagoy Ivanov at UFC 238 in Chicago

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Tai Tuivasa is ready to resume his winning ways.
The Australian UFC heavyweight is set to meet …read more

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If he beats Anthony Pettis at UFC Nashville, Stephen Thompson wants fight with Robbie Lawler next

Stephen Thompson still
has Robbie Lawler on his mind

“Wonderboy” asked for a fight with “Ruthless” last year only instead to see Lawler face off against Ben Askren at UFC 235. …read more

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UFC Nashville Live Weigh-in Results Today (March 22)

The UFC Nashville weigh-in results are coming at you live today (March 22). Tomorrow night, UFC Nashville will take place inside the Bridestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. It’ll be the …read more

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UFC Nashville Live Weigh-in Results Today (March 22)

The UFC Nashville weigh-in results are coming at you live today (March 22). Tomorrow night, UFC Nashville will take place inside the Bridestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. It’ll be the …read more

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With all the shake-ups at welterweight, Stephen Thompson eager to remind everyone that he’s still there

If the recent shake-ups in the UFC’s welterweight division mean better routes for bygone contenders to return, count Stephen Thompson among the reborn. After a draw and a majority decision …read more

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UFC Nashville: Frankie Saenz’s advice for fellow fighters: ‘Those losses don’t define you’

Frankie Saenz discusses the mental game of MMA ahead of his UFC Nashville. …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | ATT owner Dan Lambert discusses what’s next for Amanda Nunes

Back at UFC 232 in December, Amanda Nunes shocked the world.

Nunes was the reigning bantamweight champion and was moving up to featherweight to take on long-time champion Cris Cyborg. …read more

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Live! UFC Nashville Weigh-In Results!

Note: There will be no ceremonial weigh ins later today, so what you see is what you get. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to “Music City” this Sat. night (March …read more

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Report: Former UFC Champ Frank Shamrock Under Investigation for Animal Cruelty

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship champion Frank Shamrock is under investigation for animal cruelty, according to Dallas, Texas, police. …read more

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Tyron Woodley feels timing is perfect for showdown with Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor recently divulged that he’s in negotiations for a return to the cage this July, but that he’s also still seeking an ownership stake in the UFC. Former UFC …read more

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UFC Nashville top 5 finishes

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Check out a list of the top 5 performances from fighters on the Fight Night Nashville card on Saturday featuring Anthony Pettis and Stephen Thompson. Pettis and Thompson …read more

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Woodley Will Fight McBitch At White Castle

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight champion, Tyron Woodley, finally realized he’s not getting an immediate rematch against newly-crowned division kingpin, Kamaru Usman, and is now setting his sights on …read more

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Tyron Woodley calls out Conor McGregor

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After losing the UFC welterweight belt to Kamaru Usman, Tyron Woodley isn’t sure what’s next for him. He hasn’t been promised an immediate rematch, so his …read more

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Ex-UFC champ Frank Shamrock says report of animal cruelty investigation is fake news

Former UFC champion Frank Shamrock claims he’s just another victim in the fake news cycle.
On Thursday, WFAA-TV in Dallas reported that Shamrock, the UFC’s inaugural light heavyweight champion more than …read more

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Tai Tuivasa vs. Blagoy Ivanov added to UFC 238

Heavyweight prospect Tai Tuivasa is lined up for a fight against Blagoy Ivanov at UFC 238. The UFC’s return to Chicago will also mark another fight for Tai Tuivasa in …read more

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Fabian Edwards on Jorge Masvidal: ‘If I see that man again, he’s f*cked’ 

Fabian Edwards is adamant that his next interaction with Jorge Masvidal will be far from friendly following his backstage altercation with older brother Leon Edwards at UFC London on Saturday. …read more

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Sticking to the game plan key for Valerie Soto at LFA 62

Following a successful two year run in the amateur ranks that saw her pick up a XKO championship, strawweight Valerie Soto has managed to transition to the pro ranks with …read more

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UFC's James Krause finds more fulfillment in coaching than in fighting, but isn't retiring just yet

UFC welterweight James Krause still enjoys both being a coach and a fighter and, at least for the foreseeable future, we’ll still get to see him doing both.
Krause, however, is …read more

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Morning Report: Tyron Woodley calls out Conor McGregor: ‘Where you at Conor? Quit being a b*tch. Let’s fight.’

Over the weekend, Conor McGregor revealed that he is currently in negotiations with the UFC and is targeting a July return. McGregor also said that part of the hold up …read more

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Moraes tells UFC champ Cejudo to ‘stay in his lane’

In light of T.J. Dillashaw’s positive drug test, Marlon Moraes and flyweight champ Henry Cejudo went back and forth on Twitter on Wednesday. …read more

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UFC Nashville: Anthony Pettis reflects on his career and looks to the future

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ESPN MMA reporter Brett Okamoto sits down with Anthony “Showtime” Pettis ahead of his fight against Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson at UFC Fight Night in Nashville.
Pettis discusses making …read more

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UFC Nashville's Jennifer Maia undaunted by matchmakers' challenging path

Hey, Jennifer Maia, welcome to the UFC. Here’s former title challenger Liz Carmouche. Oh, came up short? How about former title challenger Alexis Davis, then?
That’s the path the former Invicta …read more

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Pettis' Life Has Been A Fight

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Vera Will Fight Anyone

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UFC on ESPN+ 6 weigh-in results and live video stream (10 a.m. ET)

NASHVILLE – MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from today’s early and official UFC on ESPN+ 6 fighter weigh-ins, which kick off at 10 a.m. ET (7 a.m. …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo urges UFC not to shutter flyweight division: We're a strong and impressive weight class

Deiveson Figueiredo sees the writing on the wall, but he’s not willing to accept the end as inevitable.
While flyweights continued to be ushered out of the UFC at an alarming …read more

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Tuivasa will face Ivanov at UFC 238 on June 8

Australian heavyweight prospect Tai Tuivasa will face Blagoy Ivanov at UFC 238 this summer, the UFC confirmed to ESPN on Friday. …read more

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Bellator 218 live stream and official results (6:45 p.m. ET)

Bellator 218 takes place today, and you can join us for a live video stream and official results beginning at 6:45 p.m. ET (3:45 p.m. PT).
The event takes place at …read more

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TKO 47 – Montreal – April 11

Date: April 11, 2019Venue: Centre Claude-Robillard in Montreal, QuebecTV: Fight Network/UFC Fight PassTickets: 514-700-1909
Main Card:155lbs- Jesse Ronson (20-8) vs.Charles Jourdain (8-1)***Lightweight Title Fight
265lbs- Cyril Gane (2-0) vs. TBA***Heavyweight Title Fight
125lbs- …read more

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Tai Tuivasa vs. Blagoy Ivanov Reported for UFC 238

Tai Tuivasa is set to make his Octagon return at UFC 238 in Chicago, Illinois when he takes on Blagoy Ivanov at UFC 238 on June 9th. News of the …read more

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Midnight Mania! Nigerian Nightmare Will Put ‘Wrath of Every Immigrant’ on Covington

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Kamaru Usman is looking forward to putting a beatdown on Colby Covington. …read more

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UFC Nashville Preview: Karate Vs Taekwondo!

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Anthony Pettis, will jump up to the 170-pound weight class to battle one of the division’s premiere strikers in the form of ex-welterweight …read more

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ONE: A New Era Preview: Tatsumitsu Wada vs Ivanildo Delfino

ONE: A NEW ERA will mark the beginning of what figures to be a long relationship between ONE Championship and Japan. The event will be the promotion’s first ever in …read more

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Report | Former UFC champ Frank Shamrock under investigation for animal cruelty

According to a report from WFAA-TV in Dallas, Texas, former UFC light heavyweight champion Frank Shamrock is being investigated for animal cruelty after tying up one of his mother’s dogs …read more

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Curtis Blaydes Explains Why He Enjoys Interacting With Online Trolls

Curtis Blaydes makes himself to media members of all levels and will offer his thoughts on any subject when asked, but he has never been considered or has considered himself …read more

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The MMA Vivi - Bellator 218: Sanchez vs. Karakhanyan 2

Zane Simon, Eddie Mercado, and Victor Rodriguez of are back to break down this week’s Bellator event in Thackerville, OK. With picks and odds for the main card. …read more

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UFC Nashville: Justin Willis' goal is to win title at heavyweight, then super heavyweight

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NASHVILLE – Daniel Cormier hasn’t given us reasons to doubt his professionalism as a color commentator for …read more

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Former UFC Champ Frank Shamrock under Investigation for Animal Cruelty

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship champion Frank Shamrock is under investigation for animal cruelty, according to Dallas, Texas police. …read more

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Wonderboy: Usman as champ is ‘better for my career’

“Wonderboy” believes another title shot is much more possible with Tyron Woodley no longer the UFC welterweight king. UFC welterweight contender Stephen Thompson will make his return to the Octagon …read more

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Predictions! Bellator 218 Preview & Quick Picks

Bellator 218: “Sanchez vs. Karakhanyan 2” airs tomorrow night (Fri., March 22, 2019) from WinStar World Casino and Resort in Thackerville, Oklahoma. The main event is a rematch of a …read more

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Jack Grant vs. Jai Herbert set for vacant title clash at Cage Warriors 106

Jack Grant will finally be given his opportunity to fight for Cage Warriors gold when he meets fellow surging U.K. lightweight Jai Herbert for the vacant divisional title at Cage …read more

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Bellator 218: Johnny Eblen believes he has more tools than Chauncey Foxworth

While things in MMA can often go awry at any moment, for middleweight up and comer Johnny Eblen, so far things have been going to plan as he enters his …read more

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Stephen Thompson wants hometown showdown with Robbie Lawler after UFC Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Stephen Thompson is trying not to look past Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+ 6 headliner with Anthony Pettis, but it’s difficult to ignore what’s on the horizon.
The UFC …read more

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Legacy Fighting Alliance 62 Weigh-in Results: Title Bout Official

The Legacy Fighting Alliance is ready to explode at the Bomb Factory, bringing with it a fighter attempting to become the promotion’s first simultaneous two-division interim champ, as Casey Kenney …read more

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Frank Shamrock Under Investigation For Animal Cruelty

Question: If a person leaves a dog tied up behind a truck an airport for five days —albeit with food and water — would you consider that person an animal …read more

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Jesus Pinedo Wants To Show His True Level

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Pedro Munhoz Makes Case for Title Shot Over Henry Cejudo

Add Pedro Munhoz to the names of fighters who are looking for upward mobility after news of T.J. Dillshaw’s drug test failure and subsequent suspension. The UFC planned to have …read more

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Pedro Munhoz facing discipline in Nevada for UFC 235 cage celebration

A UFC bantamweight top contender is facing a sanction in Nevada for his post-fight celebration at UFC 235.
Pedro Munhoz is currently temporarily suspended by the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) and …read more

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DAZN USA raises monthly subscription cost to $19.99

It didn’t even take a year for the American version of DAZN to up its subscription costs. …read more

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How Dana White gave Maycee Barber best start to UFC Nashville fight week

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NASHVILLE – Not that Maycee Barber needs extra motivation, but UFC President Dana White definitely provided her with some to kick off …read more

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Askren Would Embarrass Pettis In A Fight

This Saturday night (March 23, 2019), former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight champion Anthony Pettis will make the move up to the Welterweight division to face off against former two-time …read more

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UFC Nashville's Curtis Blaydes explains why he indulges negative fans on social media

NASHVILLE – If you go to the MMA Junkie Instagram page, there’s a good chance you will see UFC heavyweight Curtis Blaydes in the comments section of one or more …read more

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Bellator 218: Norbert Novenyi out to prove he's more than just a good pedigree

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THACKERVILLE, Okla. – It’s been an interesting few days for Norbert Novenyi.
He started the week part of the prelims at Bellator 218. But Friday, just three …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo is Thrilled About T.J. Dillashaw’s Test Failure

News of T.J. Dillashaw’s adverse drug test results and subsequent suspension has Deiveson Figueiredo in high spirits ahead of his UFC Nashville clash against Jussier Formiga this Saturday. Deiveson Figueiredo …read more

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Aussie & Fancy Breakdown: Nashville Edition

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White: ‘This was the perfect time for Ben Askren to be in the UFC’

Despite Ben Askren’s misgivings, it seems that Dana White is happy that he’s in the UFC. Ben Askren doesn’t think UFC president Dana White likes him. He’s made it very …read more

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Curtis Blaydes: ‘I expect to be fighting for the belt this year’

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Go behind the scenes with Curtis Blaydes in the most recent installment of ‘Training Day.’ Blaydes faces Justin Willis in the UFC Nashville co-main event on Saturday.
TRENDING > …read more

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Bellator 218: Johnny Eblen wants to be next big alum to come out of Missouri wrestling program

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THACKERVILLE, Okla. – Johnny Eblen has plenty of history to look back on if he wants some motivation early in his MMA career.
Eblen wrestled collegiately at …read more

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Justin Willis: Curtis Blaydes is”Boring” in Every Sense

Justin Willis believes that when it comes to the co-main event of UFC Nashville this Saturday, there is only one man fans will want to see. Since Justin Willis debuted, …read more

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Antonio Carlos Junior vs. Ian Heinisch Verbally Agreed to for UFC Rochester

One day after the UFC announced the headliner for UFC Rochester, another major bout has been added to the May 18th event, when #12-ranked Antonio Carlos Junior takes on Ian …read more

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UFC ‘Nashville’ Clash: Edwards Vs. Nelson!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight bruisers Curtis Blaydes and Justin Willis will battle this Saturday (March 23, 2019) at UFC Fight Night 148 from Bridgestone Arena in London, England.
Heading into …read more

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Teacher charged for alleged ‘fight club’ in classroom

Federico Vargas was charged with multiple counts of child endangerment and contributing to the delinquency of minors. According to CBS 17 , Federico Vargas, 41, a high school teacher …read more

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Pedro Munhoz calls for title fight over Cejudo: ‘Literally have two guys from the same division fight’

COCONUT CREEK, Fla. — T.J. Dillashaw’s stunning departure from the bantamweight title picture has left a void atop the UFC’s 135-pound division, and top-ranked Pedro Munhoz is ready to fill …read more

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No longer in Rose Namajunas' division, UFC Nashville's J.J. Aldrich can finally express title hopes

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – J.J. Aldrich says she has increased freedom to speak her mind about career goals now that she’s moving out to the women’s flyweight division for UFC on …read more

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Stephen Thompson expecting ‘straight up ninja stuff’ from Anthony Pettis at UFC Nashville

NASHVILLE — At UFC Nashville media day, Stephen Thompson discusses getting older as a fighter, fighting Anthony Pettis, how he thinks Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington might go, wanting to …read more

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Stephen Thompson: ‘I expect some straight-up ninja stuff’ from Anthony Pettis

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Stephen Thompson being the southern gentleman that he is didn’t really have much bad to say about his UFC on ESPN+ 6 headlining opponent Anthony Pettis, but admitted, …read more

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Curtis Blaydes says Justin Willis wants to be next Colby Covington with his trash talk

NASHVILLE — Curtis Blaydes speaks at UFC Nashville media day about his co-main event bout with Justin Willis, Willis’s trash talk, how he dealt with second Francis Ngannou loss, and …read more

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Anthony Pettis: A win puts me right in line for a title

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Anthony Pettis has been a champion at the highest level. He knows what it takes to beat the best in the world. So when he decided to make …read more

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Maycee Barber discusses UFC Nashville, praise from Dana White, Mackenzie Dern’s pregnancy, more

NASHVILLE — Maycee Barber speaks to the media at UFC Nashville about her upcoming bout with JJ Aldrich, her move up to the flyweight division, Mackenzie Dern’s pregnancy, and much …read more

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Video: Watch Hardy’s live reaction to Masvidal’s stunning KO at UFC London

UFC commentator Dan Hardy was stunned by Jorge Masvidal’s KO of Darren Till. …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Sanchez To Silence Critics - And Karakhanyan - At Bellator 218

Bellator 218: “Sanchez vs. Karakhanyan 2” takes place at WinStar World Casino and Resort in Thackerville, Okla., tomorrow night (Fri., March 22, 2019) featuring a main event between former Featherweight …read more

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DAZN doubles price of monthly subscriptions, lowers annual cost

Online streaming service DAZN is bumping up the monthly cost of subscriptions while lowering the yearly tab.
DAZN subscribers will now pay a $19.99 per month for a month-to-month subscription. Those …read more

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Bellator 218: 'Outclassed and outmatched' on paper, Gerald Harris still ready for KO

THACKERVILLE, Okla. – Gerald Harris’ spot on Friday’s Bellator 218 card shouldn’t be a surprise, but he had to ask for it.
“I kind of campaigned for it because it was …read more

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Aljamain Sterling Stakes His Claim to Face Marlon Moraes for Vacant UFC Bantamweight Title

Aljamain Sterling never wants anybody else’s downfall to lead to his success but he’d be doing himself a disservice if he didn’t pounce on the potential opportunity to fight for …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Bibiano Fernandes explains what he’ll do differently in Kevin Belingon rematch

Bibiano Fernandes and Kevin Belingon share one of the best rivalries in ONE Championship.

The pair first met in China in January of 2016. On that night, Brazil’s Fernandes dispatched …read more

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Anthony Pettis would never fight teammate Ben Askren: ' I'd save myself the embarrassment'

NASHVILLE – From October 2011 to December 2014, Anthony Pettis went on a streak that saw him conquering the UFC’s lightweight title and defending it. During that time, one of …read more

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Anthony Pettis says he’d never fight Ben Askren: ‘I’ll save myself the embarrassment’

NASHVILLE — Anthony Pettis speaks to the media at UFC Nashville media day about his headlining bout with Stephen Thompson, his move up to welterweight, Tony Ferguson’s situation, Ben Askren, …read more

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