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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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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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Isaac Vallie-Flagg eager for more fights, bigger opportunities in BKFC ring

When Isaac Vallie-Flagg walloped his fellow UFC veteran — and former roommate — Melvin Guillard to a stoppage win at BKFC 7 in August, he improved to 3-0 as a …read more

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Posted on November 19, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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BKFC announces signing of ‘Iranian Hulk’, who will debut in early 2020

Bare Knuckle FC has signed a very, very big man. The “Iranian Hulk” has found a combat sports home. 27-year-old Sajad Gharibi, a powerlifter from Ahwaz, Iran that has gained …read more

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Posted on November 19, 2019, 2:16 am By
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MMA Junkie Radio #3002: UFC Sao Paulo, BKFC 9, Claressa Shields and more

Monday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with hosts “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here!
On episode 3,002 of the podcast, the guys break down the latest MMA news and notes and …read more

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Artem Lobov issues statement after BKFC 9 loss to Jason Knight

On Saturday night, in the main event of BKFC 9, Artem Lobov and Jason Knight stepped into the ring for a second, gloveless scrap. While Lobov won a hard-fought decision …read more

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McGregor congratulates ‘warrior’ Artem Lobov after BKFC 9 loss

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Conor McGregor has kind words for his long time sparring partner. Artem Lobov lost his bare knuckle boxing rematch against fellow UFC …read more

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Posted on November 18, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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MMA's week out of the cage: Conor McGregor praises Artem Lobov after BKFC 9 loss

Social media has become a significant part of the sporting landscape. But few, if any, professional sports match the level of interaction and personal access provided by MMA.
In an individual …read more

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McGregor Reacts To Lobov’s Bare Knuckle FC 9 Loss

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Artem Lobov was back in action over the weekend for Bare Knuckle Fighting Championships, running back his BKFC 5 fight with Jason …read more

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Posted on November 17, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship signs “Iranian Hulk”

Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship announced during its BKFC 9 broadcast on Saturday that it has signed “Iranian Hulk” Sajad Gharibi. He is set to make his BKFC debut sometime in …read more

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WATCH: Jason Knight Stops Artem Lobov In Rematch (Video)

BKFC 9 has come and gone, and Jason Knight got revenge on Artem Lobov. Back in April, Lobov and Knight had a memorable five-round scrap at BKFC 5. On that …read more

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WATCH: Jason Knight Stops Artem Lobov In Rematch (Video)

BKFC 9 has come and gone, and Jason Knight got revenge on Artem Lobov. Back in April, Lobov and Knight had a memorable five-round scrap at BKFC 5. On that …read more

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Artem Lobov vs. Jason Knight 2 full fight video highlights

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Watch Artem Lobov vs. Jason Knight 2 full fight video highlights from the BKFC 9 main event, courtesy of Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship.
Lobov vs. Knight 2 took …read more

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Posted on November 17, 2019, 6:16 am By
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BKFC 9 Results: Jason Knight avenges loss to Artem Lobov with fifth-round KO, Joey Beltran captures heavyweight title

Jason Knight | Ryan Loco, BKFC

After failing to win over the judges the last time he fought Artem Lobov, Jason Knight made sure to take it out of …read more

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BKFC 9 Results: Jason Knight Knocks Out Artem Lobov

UPDATE: The BKFC 9 results are in. Jason Knight stopped Artem Lobov in their rematch. The time has arrived for BKFC 9. Tonight (Nov. 16), BKFC 9 will take place …read more

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MMA Community reacts to Artem Lobov vs. Jason Knight 2 at BKFC 9

A rematch between former UFC fighters Artem Lobov and Jason Knight headlined tonight’s BKFC 9 event in Biloxi, Mississippi.
Lobov and Knight had originally collided on April 6 in the main …read more

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BKFC 9 live blog: Lobov vs. Knight 2

Jason Knight faces off with Artem Lobov ahead of their main event bout at BKFC 9 on Saturday in Biloxi, Miss. | Ryan Loco

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Posted on November 17, 2019, 4:16 am By
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BKFC 9: Artem Lobov vs. Jason Knight Results and Highlights

A rematch between former UFC fighters Artem Lobov and Jason Knight headlines tonight’s BKFC 9 event in Biloxi, Mississippi.
Lobov and Knight first fought back on April 6 in the main …read more

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BKFC 9 Results: Lobov vs. Knight 2

Jason Knight and Artem Lobov pose ahead of their main event bout Saturday at BKFC 9 | Ryan Loco, BKFC

MMA Fighting has BKFC 9 results for the Lobov …read more

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Posted on November 17, 2019, 1:16 am By
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BKFC 9 Primer! Watch Lobov Vs. Malignaggi Full Fight Replay

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The bare knuckle brutality will return this evening (Sat., Nov. 16, 2019) at Bare Knuckle FC 9 live on FITE.TV PPV from Biloxi, Mississippi, …read more

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Posted on November 16, 2019, 8:46 pm By
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BKFC 9: Lobov vs. Knight 2 Live Stream & Results Tonight (Nov. 16)

The time has arrived for BKFC 9. Tonight (Nov. 16), BKFC 9 will take place inside the Mississipi Coast Coliseum in Biloxi. Headlining the card will be a rematch between …read more

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Posted on November 16, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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BKFC 9: Lobov vs. Knight 2 weigh-ins video, photos

For the second time, Artem Lobov and Jason Knight are set to throw hands at each other, and it’s officially on after they both made weight Friday.
Lobov and Knight will …read more

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Jason Knight calls Lobov vs. Malignaggi ‘pretty garbage,’ seeks definitive KO at BKFC 9

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Jason Knight has lamented his performance against Artem Lobov from the moment he saw Lobov’s hand raised after their first meeting in April.
After …read more

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Posted on November 16, 2019, 12:16 am By
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Artem Lobov Claims He’s Making More Than ’90 To 95 Percent’ Of UFC Roster

Artem Lobov says he is getting paid quite well in Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship. Lobov, who asked for his release from the UFC to fight in BKFC, says he is …read more

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Posted on November 15, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Jason Knight opens up on 2 on 1 brawl in bathroom stall

Last night, video surfaced of UFC veteran and current BKFC star Jason Knight throwing down with two opponents inside a bathroom stall—and winning.
The footage, shared to Instagram by Knight’s friend …read more

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Posted on November 13, 2019, 7:46 pm By
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Jason Knight says he's getting paid 'star money' for BKFC 9 rematch with Artem Lobov

Jason Knight believes there’s no better money to be made for him in combat sports right now than with Bare Knuckle FC, and that includes the UFC.
Knight, a six-fight UFC …read more

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Johnny Bedford Says Charles Bennett Matchup at BKFC 9 is a ‘Risky Fight’

Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship is back for its ninth show this Saturday. Headlining BKFC 9 is a rematch between Artem Lobov and Jason Knight. Also on the card is …read more

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BKFC boss David Feldman shares timeframe for Wanderlei Silva, Hector Lombard debuts

David Feldman has recently signed several former UFC and Bellator champions or title contenders to Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship. He also recently signed former boxing world champion Paulie Malignaggi, who …read more

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Antonio Silva issues statement on KO loss at BKFC 8, scolds critics

Former UFC heavyweight Antonio Silva has issued a statement following a KO loss to Gabriel Gonzaga at BKFC 8, criticizing keyboard warriors for their negative comments in the wake of …read more

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Video: Gabriel Gonzaga knocks out ‘Bigfoot’ Silva at BKFC 8

Gabriel Gonzaga needed less than four minutes to hand fellow UFC veteran Antonio Silva another knockout loss in the main event of Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship 8 in Tampa, Florida.
The …read more

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MMA community reacts after Gabriel Gonzaga knocks out Antonio Silva at BKFC 8

The main event of BKFC 8 didn’t last long as former UFC heavyweight contender Gabriel Gonzaga knocked out fellow MMA veteran Antonio Silva. Gonzaga and Silva were scheduled for five …read more

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BKFC 8 video: Watch Gabriel Gonzaga beat the crap out of 'Bigfoot' Silva

Former UFC heavyweights Gabriel Gonzaga and Antonio Silvaprobably had no business fighting – let alone fighting each other – in a bare-knuckle boxing match, but they did anyway on Saturday …read more

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BKFC 8 Results: Gabriel Gonzaga KO’s Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva (Video)

Former UFC heavyweight title challengers Gabriel Gonzaga and Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva collided in tonight’s BKFC 8 main event.
Silva and Gonzaga will clash for five 2-minute rounds, this unless someone goes …read more

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‘Bigfoot’ Silva, Gabriel Gonzaga respond to critics of bare-knuckle boxing bout

“Bigfoot” Silva will face fellow Brazilian heavyweight Gabriel Gonzaga at BKFC 8. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva and Gabriel Gonzaga once challenged for the UFC heavyweight …read more

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David Feldman confirms Paulie Malignaggi won’t fight in BKFC again

Former boxing world champion Paulie Malignaggi made his way into the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC) ring earlier this year. There, he took on former UFC fighter, Artem Lobov in …read more

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David Feldman believes BKFC will be a ‘major player’ in combat sports by 2021

David Feldman has high hopes for his new promotion, Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship.
Although he has already taken over the bare-knuckle market in North America, Feldman hopes BKFC will be considered …read more

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Rutten: ‘junkie’ BKFC matchmaker Paul Tyler sabotaged WBKFF

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Bas Rutten says heroine “junkie” Paul Tyler, who previously worked as matchmaker for the doomed WBKFF, is responsible for the …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Jason Knight plans to put Artem Lobov to sleep at BKFC 9

Jason Knight is confident he will win his newly announced rematch against Artem Lobov. The two will run it back on Nov. 16 at BKFC 9 following a fantastic fight …read more

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Artem Lobov vs. Jason Knight 2 Set For BKFC 9

Artem Lobov and Jason Knight are set to do battle a second time. Earlier today (Oct. 9), BKFC announced Lobov vs. Knight 2 scheduled for Nov. 16. The five-round featherweight …read more

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Artem Lobov vs. Jason Knight rematch official for BKFC 9

Artem Lobov and Jason Knight are running it back on Nov. 16 in Biloxi, Mississippi at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum — the exact same place and venue as their first …read more

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Artem Lobov vs. Jason Knight 2 set for BKFC 9 in November

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The first bare-knuckle boxing match between former UFC fighters Artem Lobov and Jason Knight was a bloody war and now they are set to do it …read more

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Hector Lombard signs with BKFC

Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship, the upstart organization bringing bare knuckle scraps to the masses, has signed another high-profile MMA veteran: Hector Lombard.
Lombard will compete in BKFC’s 185-pound middleweight division. His …read more

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Posted on October 8, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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UFC & Bellator Veteran Hector Lombard Signs With BKFC

Hector Lombard is making his way to Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship. In a press release, BKFC revealed that Lombard is the latest addition to the promotion’s roster. Lombard had been …read more

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Bare Knuckle FC signs ex-Bellator champ, UFC veteran Hector Lombard

Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship has signed another MMA notable to its roster, and this one is a former Bellator champion.
On Tuesday, BKFC announced that ex-Bellator middleweight champ and UFC veteran …read more

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Posted on October 8, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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Wandy, Werdum Added To BKFC Event In Tampa

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The Brazilians will join current BKFC ambassador Anthony “Rumble” Johnson for a special fan meet and greet before the show. …read more

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The Mookie & Crookie Show: Weekend combat recap, Wandy headed to BKFC

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Episode 39 discussion: UFC Copenhagen recap, Spence-Porter analysis, Cris Cyborg’s Bellator debut set, Wandy headed to BKFC, Covington-Usman headlining UFC 245 Welcome to The Mookie & …read more

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