Veta Arteaga, Nick Newell scratched from Thursday's Bellator 250

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – On the day of the show, Bellator 250 has lost two fights, including one from the main card.
Veta Arteaga (5-4 MMA, 4-4 BMMA) is out of her …read more

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Bellator 250 loses two key fights at the last minute

The Bellator 250 card, which airs tonight on CBS Sports, has unfortunately lost two anticipated matchups at the last minute. According to a report from MMA Fighting, a Bellator 250 …read more

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UFC Vegas 12 video: Greg Hardy: Ex-UFC champ Rashad Evans told me I have ‘it’

UFC heavyweight Greg Hardy said one of his coaches, former UFC light heavyweight champ Rashad Evans, believes he’s got what it takes to go to the top in MMA. In …read more

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UFC Vegas 12 Preview: Facts, stats and numbers for Uriah Hall vs. Anderson Silva

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Check out the numbers behind the UFC Vegas 12 main event. Anderson Silva, who holds several all-time UFC records, …read more

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Hall Claims Adesanya Is ‘Looking For Easy Fights’

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Reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion Israel Adesanya, undefeated in mixed martial arts (MMA) at 20-0, fought Robert Whittaker to …read more

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Uriah Hall sees legend Anderson Silva as a 'trophy' fight at UFC on ESPN+ 39

LAS VEGAS – Uriah Hall is excited for the opportunity to compete against someone he’s looked up to.
Hall (15-7 MMA, 8-9 UFC) faces former middleweight champion and certain future UFC …read more

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UFC 254 PPV numbers reportedly fall short, prelims get lowest rating for 2020 PPV card

The viewership numbers for last Saturday’s UFC 254 card on Fight Island in Abu Dhabi are in, and they certainly leave a lot to be desired. According to a report …read more

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MMA Junkie Radio #3100 with Joseph Benavidez, Bellator and UFC previews, more

Thursday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with hosts “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here and will stream live on SportsCastr beginning at noon ET (9 a.m. PT).
On Episode 3,100 of …read more

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Michael Schiavello breaks down ONE Championship's four title fights at 'Inside the Matrix'

ONE Championship has stacked the deck for their latest event as they return to Singapore, and the man set to call the fights is as amped as ever for the …read more

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Pro fighters make their picks for Uriah Hall vs. Anderson Silva

In the main event of UFC Vegas 12, Uriah Hall takes on Anderson Silva in a very intriguing middleweight bout. Heading into the fight, Hall is a -235 favorite while …read more

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UFC 254 PPV Buys Fall Far Short Of Record

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White claimed the UFC 254 pay-per-view (PPV) event, which took place last weekend on “Fight Island” …read more

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Mike Perry calls for fight with Darren Till after Robbie Lawler withdraws from UFC 255

“Platinum” Mike Perry has once again set his sights on his long-time rival, UFC middleweight contender Darren Till. Perry was expected to take on former UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler …read more

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UFC 254: Khabib vs. Gaethje reportedly sells 500K pay-per-view buys in the U.S.

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UFC 254 was expected to be one of the biggest pay-per-view cards of the year, …read more

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Fight Archives: Anderson Silva’s iconic reverse elbow KO

Travelling back to an era when Anderson Silva had a full bag of otherworldly tricks. Every fan of this sport will have their favorite Anderson Silva finish.
It could …read more

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Veta Arteaga, Nick Newell off of Bellator 250

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Veta Arteaga and Nick Newell will not be competing at Bellator 250 tonight.
MMA Fighting confirmed with a Bellator official that Arteaga and Newell have …read more

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Chris Weidman says he took Khamzat Chimaev fight, but rib injury prevented it from happening

Chris Weidman was one of a few to jump at the opportunity to fight Khamzat Chimaev, but it didn’t pan out.
Weidman (15-5 UFC, 11-5 UFC) was willing to take on …read more

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Georges St-Pierre, Ben Askren to appear on ONE Championship’s ‘The Apprentice’ reboot

Georges St-Pierre, Ben Askren, and Renzo Gracie are set to appear on ONE Championship’s upcoming reboot of The Apprentice. ONE Chairman and CEO Chatri Sityodtong announced St-Pierre, Askren and …read more

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Israel Adesanya responds after Uriah Hall suggests he takes “easy fights”

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya has responded to a recent criticism from top-15 middleweight contender Uriah Hall. Hall is set to take on former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva in …read more

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‘The Monster’ on Halloween: A viewer’s guide to Saturday’s stacked boxing slate

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There’s a UFC card on Saturday but there is a ton more boxing that same day. It took awhile but we’re slowly starting to …read more

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Video: What the Heck, Episode 31: Gegard Mousasi, Jake Hager, Miranda Maverick, Dustin Jacoby and Johnny Campbell

On this week’s episode of What the Heck, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck speaks with Bellator middleweight Gegard Mousasi (9:47) to discuss his championship main event with Douglas Lima Thursday at …read more

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Greg Hardy ‘Reaching Assassin Level’

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While he’s not quite the Michael Jordan of mixed martial arts (MMA), Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight power puncher Greg Hardy …read more

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Anderson Silva says bout with Uriah Hall is “probably” his last UFC fight, but MMA future still undecided

UFC legend Anderson Silva has said his fight against Uriah Hall will probably be his final UFC fight, but may not be his last MMA bout. Silva is set to …read more

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'Inside LFA with Ron Kruck:' UFC on ESPN+ 39 stacked with former LFA fighters

“Inside LFA with Ron Kruck” is LFA’s weekly look at prior and upcoming fights, as well as the latest news and notes within the promotion, and you can watch Episode …read more

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Video | Khabib Nurmagomedov winces in pain after snagging broken toe against cage in win over Justin Gaethje

New footage has been uncovered that seems to show Khabib Nurmagomedov catching his broken toe in the cage at UFC 254. In the immediate aftermath of Nurmagomedov’s big win over …read more

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Silva on ‘retirement’ fight with Hall: ‘My wish is to continue’

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Anderson Silva still wants to continue fighting after his last UFC bout with Uriah Hall at UFC Vegas 12. It …read more

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All hail the king

MMA Fighting

If this is it for Anderson Silva, the UFC legend walks away from the sport exalted by his peers and with an unmatched legacy in his home …read more

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Reporters pick top moments from Anderson Silva's legacy of UFC greatness

Saturday could well be Silva’s final UFC fight, and our MMA experts share their favorite Silva moments. …read more

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Khabib: What else is there to do? Money? I’ll always be able to make that

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Khabib Nurmagomedov says he has nothing left to prove now that he’s retiring as the top …read more

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Scott Coker explains recent roster departures, breaks down Bellator 250, more

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – Bellator president Scott Coker was enthused and excited when he spoke to MMA Junkie on Wednesday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Coker voiced his intrigue in Thursday’s Bellator 250 …read more

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Bellator 250: Mousasi vs. Lima Weigh-In Results

The Bellator 250 weigh-ins were held earlier today. Two fighters missed weight, but the much-anticipated main event is a go. The vacant middleweight championship will be decided when Douglas Lima …read more

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Dominick Reyes vs. Jiri Prochazka To Headline February Fight Night Event

A major light heavyweight scrap is being targeted for February of next year with Dominick Reyes set to take on Jiri Prochazka. As reported by ESPN earlier today, Dana White …read more

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Bellator 250 discussion thread

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from Thursday’s Bellator 250 event at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn., which kicks off at 5:15 p.m. ET …read more

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Bellator 250 live and official results (5:15 p.m. ET)

Bellator 250 takes place Thursday, and you can join us for a live video stream and official results beginning at 5:15 p.m. ET (2:15 p.m. PT).
The event takes place at …read more

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UFC free fight: Uriah Hall stuns Gegard Mousasi with spinning kick for TKO win

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eNnoXPfSOBAUriah Hall picked up arguably biggest win of his career five years ago.
Back in September 2015, the middleweight striker stopped Gegard Mousasi in the second round of their contest, The …read more

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Midnight Mania! Watch Khabib Grimace Through Broken Toe Caught In Fence

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Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight! Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Khabib …read more

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Bellator 250 Results: Mousasi vs. Lima

Gegard Mousasi and Douglas Lima will clash in the Bellator 250 main event Thursday. | Bellator

MMA Fighting has Bellator 250 results for Thursday’s fight card from the Mohegan …read more

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ONE: ‘Inside The Matrix’ Preview 

ONE: “Inside the Matrix” is set for the Singapore Indoor Stadium next Friday night (local time). There will be 250 fans in attendance and the promotion has got special dispensation …read more

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With retirement approaching, Anderson Silva fondly looks back on most memorable fights

There’s no doubt Anderson Silva owns some of the most remarkable moments in MMA history.
The former UFC middleweight champion was one of the most dominant title holders and the promotion’s …read more

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Predictions! Bellator 250 Main Card Preview & Quick Picks

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Bellator 250: “Lima vs. Mousasi” comes to Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn., tomorrow evening (Thurs., Oct. 29, 2020), airing on …read more

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Kevin Holland receives short-notice opponent for UFC Vegas 12 after Makhmud Muradov withdraws

UFC middleweight Kevin Holland received a short-notice opponent for UFC Vegas 12 after Makhmud Muradov withdrew from Saturday’s event. Holland vs. Muradov was set to be a part of the …read more

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Kevin Holland to fight newcomer after Makhmud Muradov withdraws from UFC on ESPN+ 39

UFC on ESPN+ 39 is getting at least one late-notice change.
With Makhmud Muradov out, Kevin Holland is now expected to face promotional newcomer Charlie Ontiveros on Saturday at the UFC …read more

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Whittaker: Adesanya is the only guy I want to fight

For Robert Whittaker the focus turns to UFC Middleweight Champion Israel Adesanya following his win over Jared Cannonier at UFC 254. …read more

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Robbie Lawler out of UFC 255 bout vs. Mike Perry

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Perry wants to face Khamzat Chimaev now that Lawler is out. Mike Perry needs a new opponent next month.
“Platinum” revealed on Twitter that Robbie …read more

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Makhmud Muradov out, Kevin Holland now expected to face newcomer Charlie Ontiveros at UFC Vegas 12

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

A late change has been made to the UFC Vegas 12 card with Kevin Holland now expected to face late replacement Charlie Ontiveros after Makhmud …read more

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Bryce Mitchell was ready to sneak in camo shorts, fight security if Reebok hadn't obliged

Bryce Mitchell was going to get his camo shorts one way or another.
The UFC featherweight was determined to wear them inside the octagon, even if Reebok, the UFC’s apparel partner, …read more

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UFC Vegas 12 previews, predictions, play-by-play, results, highlights, analysis

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Watch UFC VEGAS 12: ‘HALL VS SILVA’ live stream! Check out Bloody Elbow’s pre-fight, fight night, and post-fight coverage for …read more

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Uriah Hall suggests Israel Adesanya looks for “easy fights”

Middleweight contender Uriah Hall suggested that UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya picks his opponents and looks for “easy fights.” Hall returns to the Octagon this Saturday at UFC Vegas 12 …read more

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UFC Vegas 12 Odds, Under Dogs And Best Bets!

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Get a detailed breakdown of the betting lines for UFC Vegas 12, which is set to hit UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, this …read more

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Greg Hardy on MMA progression ahead of 10th pro fight: 'D-level fighter' to now 'I'm in the B class'

Greg Hardy is more than happy with his MMA development, but his work is far from done.
The former NFL All-Pro began fighting professionally a little more than two years ago …read more

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Three Bouts Added to Invicta FC 43 on Nov. 20

Three new bouts have been added to the lineup for Invicta Fighting Championships 43. …read more

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Uriah Hall blasts UFC champ Israel Adesanya: ‘He’s looking for easy fights’

Uriah Hall has called Israel Adesanya a dream fight in the past. It doesn’t seem he’s forgotten about his desire to one day challenge “The Last Stylebender.”
While his focus right …read more

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Uriah Hall accuses UFC champ Israel Adesanya of 'looking for easy fights'

Uriah Hall doesn’t think UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya is fighting the right guys.
has been fighting the next contender in line.
Hall (15-7 MMA, 8-9 UFC) believes Adesanya has been picking …read more

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Weidman Eyes Costa After Brunson Leaves Him Hanging

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After early reports had Chris Weidman turning down a fight against Khamzat Chimaev, “All American” responded by saying all he wanted was a bit …read more

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Charles Oliveira believes he should get title shot: ‘This is my moment’

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Charles Oliveira believes he should be the one fighting for the vacant UFC lightweight title. Charles Oliveira could very much be the dark horse …read more

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Chris Weidman says Derek Brunson turned him down, eyes January showdown with Paulo Costa

Chris Weidman is looking to fight Paulo Costa after Derek Brunson turned him reportedly turned him down. Weidman returned to the win column back in August with a hard-fought decision …read more

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Bryce Mitchell fantasized about fighting security guards if he couldn’t wear camo shorts at UFC Vegas 12 

Ever wanted to trash the boss’s office?
Bryce Mitchell had a similar scenario set up in his head if he didn’t get the UFC to let him fight in his beloved …read more

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Donald Trump says Joe Biden wouldn’t be a good UFC fighter: “One gentle little touch to the face and he’s down”

United States President Donald Trump questioned how Joe Biden would fare in MMA, saying “one gentle little touch to the face and he’s down.” Trump and Biden are hot on …read more

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Anderson Silva lists BJ Penn among all-time greats, but stresses “there is no such thing as the best”

UFC legend Anderson Silva listed fellow MMA pioneer BJ Penn among the all-time greats but stressed “there is no such thing as the best.” Silva is considered by many to …read more

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Thanh Le talks knockouts ahead of featherweight title challenge at ONE Championship 118

Thanh Le has delivered a string of knockouts to earn a shot at championship gold, and he’s planning on completing the job on Friday in Singapore.
Le (11-2) challenges reigning ONE …read more

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Magny: Chimaev Went For Easier Edwards Fight

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Khamzat Chimaev has been trying hard to get a fight for the past few months, but it seems no Ultimate Fighting …read more

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Douglas Lima tells ‘MVP’ to ‘fight contenders’ to earn rematch

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“If he wants a shot at me, go fight guys that’s going to put you next in line for a title shot.” Bellator’s Michael Page …read more

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Junior dos Santos vs. Ciryl Gane Added To UFC 256

Junior dos Santos is looking to snap his three-fight losing skid when he battles top prospect, Ciryl Gane. Earlier this month, UFC president, Dana White hinted at dos Santos taking …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov & Jon Jones React To P4P Rankings

When the new UFC rankings were released yesterday, Khabib Nurmagomedov was ranked the #1 pound-for-pound fighter in the world. He unseated Jon Jones for the spot. Both Khabib and Jones …read more

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Tony Ferguson Doubts Khabib Nurmagomedov Will Stay Retired

Tony Ferguson doesn’t believe Khabib Nurmagomedov will stay retired. After Nurmagomedov submitted Justin Gaethje at UFC 254 to defend his lightweight title, he announced his retirement from the sport. Immediately, …read more

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Douglas Lima Confident In His Power To Finish Gegard Mousasi At Bellator 250

Douglas Lima is confident his power will translate to middleweight when he fights Gegard Mousasi for the vacant title at Bellator 250 on Thursday. Lima and Mousasi were supposed to …read more

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Israel Adesanya Believes Uriah Hall Can Give Anderson Silva ‘Problems’

Israel Adesanya will be paying attention to the UFC Vegas 12 main event between Uriah Hall and Anderson Silva. Adesanya already fought and beat Silva, and Hall is looking to …read more

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Dustin Jacoby Eyes KO Win Over Justin Ledet To End His UFC Career

Dustin Jacoby knows Justin Ledet will be competing for his UFC job on Halloween night. Jacoby is coming off a very impressive win on the Contender Series and will make …read more

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Khabib Explains Decision to Retire Despite Dana White’s Wishes

Khabib Nurmagomedov is comfortable in his decision to retire from competing in MMA following his UFC 254 victory. At UFC 254, UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov defeated Justin Gaethje via …read more

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Robbie Lawler Out of UFC 255, Mike Perry Calls Out Chimaev

UFC 255 has been dealt a devastating blow, with Robbie Lawler withdrawing from his scheduled bout against Mike Perry. Mike Perry was set to take on arguably the biggest name …read more

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Video | Khabib Nurmagomedov shares advice to fan who claims Jorge Masvidal slept with his girlfriend

Khabib Nurmagomedov recently shared some solid advice to a fight fan who claims that UFC welterweight Jorge Masvidal slept with his girlfriend. The now former UFC lightweight kingpin, Nurmagomedov (29-0 …read more

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Colby Covington claims he is “the reason” why Khabib Nurmagomedov never fought at 170 to keep unbeaten record

Colby Covington believes he is the reason why Khabib Nurmagomedov never fought at welterweight. Nurmagomedov has been a lightweight for the majority of his career and defended his lightweight title …read more

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Video: Jake Hager has ‘no regrets’ from no contest in recent fight, predicts ‘big smile on my face’ at Bellator 250

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Jake Hager goes from the squared circle to the Bellator cage for the fourth time in his career on Thursday night.
The former WWE and …read more

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Adrian Yanez predicts first-round KO in UFC debut

Heading into his bout against Brady Huang at Contender Series 2020 this past August, bantamweight Adrian Yanez wasn’t feeling overwhelmed by the opportunity being presented himself, but rather the opposite.

With …read more

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Lawler out of UFC 255 bout vs. Perry, sources say

Former UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler is out of a scheduled bout with Mike Perry at UFC 255 on Nov. 21 in Las Vegas, sources told ESPN’s Ariel Helwani, and …read more

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After partially tearing his MCL, James Krause turns his attention back to his coaching career

James Krause knew he had to compete on Fight Island or he wouldn’t fight again for the rest of the year. Krause stepped up on just two weeks’ notice to …read more

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Mousasi: Silva ‘tarnished his legacy’ at the end of his career but still one of the greats

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Gegard Mousasi discusses the career and legacy of Anderson Silva ahead of ‘The Spider’s’ final fight in the UFC. Former …read more

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Featherweight champion Martin Nguyen 'ready to bang' with Thanh Le at ONE Championship 118

ONE featherweight champion Martin Nguyen says he’s all set to stand and trade with noted knockout artist Thanh Le when the pair meet in Singapore on Friday.
Nguyen (13-3) puts his …read more

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How Would Biden Do As A UFC Fighter?

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We are one week away from finding out who will be the 46th President of the United States, and things are …read more

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Edson Barboza on his spinning wheel kick vs. Joaquin Buckley’s viral finish: 'Both are beautiful' KOs

When it comes to spectacular knockouts, Edson Barboza knows he has stiff competition.
For years the UFC veteran held – among many fans and pundits – perhaps the best knockout in …read more

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Maurice Greene looking “to break” Greg Hardy on Halloween night at UFC Vegas 12

Maurice Greene knows his UFC Vegas 12 main card scrap against Greg Hardy will be a big one. Hardy is a massive name in the sport due to his career …read more

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Silva: This Is ‘Probably’ My Last Fight In UFC, Not MMA

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The talk around the water cooler is that former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Middleweight champion Anderson Silva will retire following …read more

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Georges St-Pierre, Ben Askren to guest star on ONE Championship edition of ‘The Apprentice’

Georges St-Pierre | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

A pair of welterweight champions are coming to The Apprentice.
ONE Championship announced Wednesday that two-division UFC champion Georges St-Pierre and former ONE …read more

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Ferguson backs Jones in GOAT discussion, thinks he should be ranked ahead of Khabib

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Tony Ferguson thinks Jon Jones should be ranked higher than Khabib Nurmagomedov. Khabib Nurmagomedov has surpassed Jon Jones as the …read more

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Watch Uriah Hall’s spectacular KO of Gegard Mousasi ahead of UFC Vegas 12

Rewatch Uriah Hall upset Gegard Mousasi in the first meeting between the two middleweights back in 2015 at UFC Saitama.

Hall faces Anderson Silva in the main event of UFC Vegas …read more

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Gegard Mousasi Doesn’t Have Target Date for Retirement, ‘For Sure’ Won’t Fight Until 40

With legendary middleweight Anderson Silva potentially having his last UFC bout on Saturday, Gegard Mousasi was asked to reflect on the decorated career of “The Spider.” …read more

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Clay Collard sets sights back on MMA, declares participation in PFL's 2021 season

For years, Clay Collard was known to many as the flashy guy who brought a competitive, exciting fight to then-future UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway.
Over the past year, Collard (18-8 …read more

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Taylor Johnson expecting a ‘pretty good scrap’ against Johnny Eblen at Bellator 250

Following relocation and beginning to work with a new team, middleweight Taylor Johnson was ready to return to action for the first time in over a year when he faced …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Henry Corrales still thinks he beat Juan Archuleta, looks forward to Brandon Girtz at Bellator 250

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – Ahead of Bellator 250, Henry Corrales spoke to MMA Junkie on Tuesday.
Corrales (17-5 MMA, 5-5 BMMA) discussed his prior loss to now featherweight champion Juan Archuleta, his …read more

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X-Factor! Some UFC Vegas 12 Main Card Predictions

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This weekend (Sat., Oct. 31, 2020), Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will return to the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, for …read more

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How Cody Law went from college wrestling champion to Jorge Masvidal’s training partner to Bellator prospect

Bellator MMA

Cody Law didn’t know exactly how he’d end up making his professional fighting debut but he probably couldn’t have scripted a better journey.
The 25-year-old prospect was once …read more

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Ferguson tells UFC ‘don’t pay anybody more than me’ except McGregor

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Tony Ferguson wants the UFC to pay him his worth. Tony Ferguson won’t return to the octagon for anything less …read more

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Robbie Lawler Withdraws from Proposed UFC 255 Bout vs. Mike Perry

An undisclosed injury has forced Robbie Lawler to pull out of a welterweight clash with Mike Perry at UFC 255. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Brandon Girtz explains drop to featherweight for Bellator 250: 'It's a bunch of new blood'

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – Brandon Girtz has fought under the promotion’s banner for almost eight years, but Bellator 250 will mark a first.
Lightweight, no more. Girtz (16-9 MMA, 8-7 BMMA) will …read more

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Gavin Tucker vs. Billy Quarantillo booked for UFC 256

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Gavin Tucker will get his wish with a fight against Billy Quarantillo booked for UFC 256 on Dec. 12 in Las Vegas.
Multiple sources confirmed the …read more

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Live! UFC Vegas 12 Media Day!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is just a couple of days away from its middleweight main event between former 185-pound champion Anderson Silva and hot-and-cold …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov set in retirement: ‘What else is there to do?’

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov stunned the world not only with his performance at UFC 254, but also with his surprise retirement announcement. Even his coach, Javier Mendez, didn’t know …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

UFC Vegas 12 virtual media day video

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At UFC Vegas 12 virtual media day, some of the event’s top fighters will answer questions from the …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on October 28, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Chimaev talks Kamaru Usman, says Costa was ‘scared’ of Adesanya

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Khamzat Chimaev talks about potential matchups with Kamaru Usman and Israel Adesanya. Surging UFC prospect Khamzat Chimaev believes he’s the next big thing at …read more

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Chimaev Vows To Smash Adesanya’s Face

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Fighting like a chicken is only cool on Family Guy, so don’t expect UFC multi-weight sensation Khamzat Chimaev to be impressed …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Kevin Holland happy to keep taking short-notice fights: 'I'm trying to be a real company man'

Kevin Holland is entering Saturday on another short-notice assignment, and he’s more than happy to be a guy the UFC can rely on.
With Krzysztof Jotko forced out, Holland (19-5 MMA, …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on October 28, 2020, 7:46 pm By
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