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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of Bellator 185, including Green Day and James Brown

Filed under: Bellator, Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsWhile it takes intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a Bellator win, picking the right song …read more

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Watch the only man to knock out UFC champ Cody Garbrandt do so in a 2014 amateur fight

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, VideosUFC champion Cody Garbrandt holds an undefeated record in his professional MMA career, but in his final amateur fight he suffered a …read more

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Bellator commentator Jimmy Smith: MMA loves Heather Hardy because she has 'it' factor

Filed under: Bellator, Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsWBC international champion Heather Hardy loves MMA, and MMA loves her back, said Bellator commentator Jimmy Smith.
“She has that ‘it’ factor, where the …read more

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Video: With UFC in Poland, nation's biggest show heads to Ireland for Pudzianowski vs. McSweeney

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsPoland’s preeminent MMA promotion is heading abroad for the week, landing in Ireland for Mariusz Pudzianowski (11-5) vs. James McSweeney (15-15) at KSW 40.
The …read more

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Bellator commentator Jimmy Smith: Standing up with Alexander Shlemenko is a gamble

Filed under: Bellator, Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsAs experienced as Gegard Mousasi is as a striker, he should think twice about duking it out with Alexander Shlemenko.
That’s the way Bellator …read more

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Finally, a Mike Perry 'highlight' video that captures his full bro-tastic essence

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosWhat would you say if I told you that for the low, low price of 12 minutes out of your life, you …read more

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Nikita Krylov challenges Fabio Maldonado to title fight: 'It's either your hands or my feet'

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsNikita Krylov and Fabio Maldonado squaring off in the cage with a belt on the line? It won’t be in the octagon, but it …read more

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After TKO loss in GLORY debut, 'Bigfoot' Silva wants rematch vs. Rico Verhoeven – but on his turf

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsIt wasn’t exactly a closely contested affair, but for what it’s worth, Antonio Silva managed to take one of the best kickboxers in the …read more

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Check out the 'Why We Fight' series trailer that has backing from Ronda Rousey

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosA new eight-part documentary series debuts next week that promises to take viewers inside the minds and hearts of fighters.
“Why We Fight” …read more

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Video: Nikita Krylov crushes former Bellator champ Emanuel Newton, stays perfect post-UFC

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsNikita Krylov’s run outside the UFC took another spectacular step forward when he crushed Emanuel Newton just 43 seconds into today’s Fight Nights Global …read more

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'At a crossroads,' is Ronda Rousey headed to the WWE ... with husband Travis Browne?

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosWe’re quickly approaching a year since Ronda Rousey last stepped inside the octagon, and we still aren’t sure what her next career …read more

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Reminder: UFC 218 tickets on sale this week for Holloway vs. Edgar in Detroit

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCAs a reminder, tickets for the UFC’s return to Michigan are on sale today.
Featuring a featherweight title fight between streaking Hawaiian champ Max …read more

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Yair Rodriguez documentary 'El Pantera' premieres this week at New York Latino Film Festival

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosMexican featherweight Yair Rodriguez is one of the UFC’s most promising young talents, and now there’s a film to tell the story …read more

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This video from Japan should make you want to ban extreme weight cutting in MMA

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, VideosExtreme weight cutting in MMA has been increasingly under the microscope in recent months.
And if you needed any further evidence the practice needs …read more

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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC 216, including CCR, Skynyrd and Motley Crue

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCWhile it takes intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a UFC win, picking the right song …read more

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Las Vegas resident Brad Tavares kicks off UFC 216 with powerful message

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFCLongtime Las Vegas resident Brad Tavares kicked off UFC 216 with a powerful message to his adopted city.
As Tavares, a native Hawaiian, …read more

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Kevin Lee celebrated his (eventually) successful UFC 216 weigh-in with some tiramisu

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCKevin Lee clearly has no worries about the fact he nearly missed weight for his interim UFC lightweight championship fight with Tony Ferguson …read more

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Bellator Kickboxing's Kevin Ross: In muay Thai, unlike MMA, you'd never ask someone what his record is

Filed under: Bellator, Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, VideosOK, spoiler alert … Kevin Ross fought for the Bellator kickboxing featherweight title two weeks ago in California.
But tonight, you can see …read more

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Kevin Lee on near-miss at UFC 216 weigh-in: 'I ain't no bitch'

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCKevin Lee provided a major scare today when he nearly missed weight for Saturday’s UFC 216 interim lightweight title fight and headliner against …read more

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Video: Hardy, Gooden break down Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg at UFC 216

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosThe UFC’s most dominant champion chases history on Saturday night.
Flyweight titleholder Demetrious Johnson (26-2-1 MMA, 14-1-1 UFC) takes on challenger Ray Borg …read more

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Video: Hardy, Gooden break down Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee at UFC 216

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosThe UFC will crown yet another champion on Saturday night.
Tony Ferguson (23-3 MMA, 13-1 UFC) takes on Kevin Lee (16-2 MMA, 9-2 …read more

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Champ Michael Bisping mostly walks back his Georges St-Pierre steroid comments on 'Conan'

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosOn Wednesday’s edition of “Conan,” UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping retracted – mostly – some prior comments about his upcoming opponent.
Bisping (30-7 …read more

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That big UFC 217 event with 3 title fights? Here's the official poster

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5413787796001Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCAs far as UFC events go, UFC 217 is a biggie, and now the November blockbuster has an official poster.
UFC 217, which features …read more

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Yokota Air Base personnel in Japan motivated by recent visit from UFC fighters

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCWhen the UFC hits the road, more often than not part of the fight week schedule includes some community outreach.
That was true 10 …read more

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UFC middleweight champ Michael Bisping to appear on Wednesday's episode of 'Conan'

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCSome of the UFC’s biggest stars, including Conor McGregor, Nate Diaz and Ronda Rousey, have been on the air with Conan O’Brien. Now …read more

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Watch MMAjunkie's 'KO of the Month' in virtual reality (as Mauro Ranallo goes bananas)

Filed under: Bellator, Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, VideosIf you judge knockouts simply by Bellator broadcaster Mauro Ranallo’s reaction, you know this was a good one.
And thankfully, fight fans can …read more

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Lion Fight 38 delivered brutal KOs, including a jumping head kick and spinning elbow

Filed under: AXS TV Fights, Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, VideosWith no major MMA events this weekend, what are fight fans to do? You could do worse than checking out …read more

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Thanks to Mayweather vs. McGregor, Nevada sports books won a record amount in August

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCWe knew Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor was going to do big business, and Nevada sports books were among the beneficiaries.
This past month, …read more

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Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz 3 on St. Patrick's Day makes sense to John Kavanagh. Sure, why not?

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFCIt’s all but a foregone conclusion that UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will fight for a third time upon …read more

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M-1's 'best knockouts ever' video delivers on its promise (with some vintage Fedor!)

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, VideosWho doesn’t want to see five minutes of knockout highlights from the past two decades?
Thanks to M-1, which is celebrating its 20th anniversary …read more

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ONE Championship's November lineup? Open-weight fight, champ-vs.champ, retirement title bout

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, VideosBy all measures, November could be the biggest month for ONE Championship, which boasts a handful of can’t-miss fights.
The Asian promotion recently released …read more

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Ex-Oasis frontman Noel Gallagher on UFC champ Conor McGregor: 'I'd love to meet him'

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCConor McGregor has plenty of fans. And you can count British musician Noel Gallagher among them.
The singer-songwriter, who used to front the Manchester-formed …read more

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Floyd Mayweather got some Conor McGregor artwork, and fans weren't impressed

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCPerhaps Conor McGregor wasn’t his most dangerous boxing opponent, but Floyd Mayweather knows he was one of his most lucrative – and he’s …read more

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After postponement for UFC 215 fight, Jeremy Stephens finally got married over the weekend

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCIt’s been a pretty good month for UFC featherweight Jeremy Stephens.
Not only did the longtime UFC veteran Stephens (26-14 MMA, 13-13 UFC) score …read more

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UFC Fight Night 117 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social media

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCSince the early days when the sport was anything but a mainstream endeavor, the MMA industry has thrived and survived through various websites, …read more

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'People to Kill': Brooke Mayo brought fresh antics to Bellator 183 weigh-ins

Filed under: Bellator, Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, NewsGiven the ever-growing history of MMA, there aren’t many things that can be done at weigh-ins that haven’t been seen before. Brooke …read more

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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC Fight Night 117, where Limp Bizkit still was a thing

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCWhile it take intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a UFC win, picking the right song …read more

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The bloody Jessica Andrade-Claudia Gadelha fight at UFC-Japan gave us incredible photos

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCIn a matchup of strawweight contenders looking to earn another title shot, Jessica Andrade and Claudia Gadelha left it all in the octagon …read more

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Sports Illustrated ranks top 50 fittest athletes, and Conor McGregor somehow beats Demetrious Johnson

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCHave you ever wondered who the world’s fittest athletes are, and wished someone would rank them?
We haven’t really, either. But for all the …read more

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Mizuto Hirota missed weight for UFC-Japan – and it was pretty scary

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosTOKYO – Mizuto Hirota was the last fighter to weigh in today for UFC Fight Night 117, and once he finally …read more

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Why Sabina Mazo has so much buzz heading into Friday's LFA 23 return

Filed under: AXS TV Fights, Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsWhat a difference a highlight-reel knockout makes.
Colombia’s Sabina Mazo entered an LFA 9 meeting with Jamie Thorton in April as a …read more

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Check out the 'Bellator Flying Cage' that will descend upon Bellator 183 on Saturday

Filed under: Bellator, Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsWe’ve seen cages and rings in every shape and size, but Bellator will have a special apparatus at Saturday’s Bellator 183 event.
Officials today …read more

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UFC Fight Night 116 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social media

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCSince the early days when the sport was anything but a mainstream endeavor, the MMA industry has thrived and survived through various websites, …read more

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'EA All Day:' Watch ex-champ Eddie Alvarez's debut vlog, with a 'TUF 26' media tour

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCFormer UFC and Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez is joining the video blog business. If his debut episode is any indication, there’s some …read more

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ONE Championship 61 highlights: 2 guys yelling about emotional victories and quick KOs

Filed under: Blue Corner, News, VideosDid you miss out on this past weekend’s ONE Championship 61 event? Well then let Michael Schiavello and Mitch Chilson bring you all the highlights …read more

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Alex Nicholson picks up heavyweight win, aims for UFC return

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCFour-time UFC veteran Alex Nicholson (8-4) is looking for a return to the sport’s top promotion, but he’s hoping to do so in …read more

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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC Fight Night 116

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCWhile it takes intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a UFC win, picking the right song …read more

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Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin live results, photos (8 p.m. ET)

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsLAS VEGAS – Arguably the most anticipated boxing match of the year takes place tonight when Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin finally …read more

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Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin weigh-ins video highlights, gallery

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsLAS VEGAS – Arguably the most anticipated boxing match of the year takes place Saturday when Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin finally …read more

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#WECNeverForget: Take 4 minutes and relive the glory of the blue canvas

Filed under: Blue Corner, News, VideosA rare three days off should have meant a relaxing weekend at home. Instead, I decided to try and clean my office. Luckily, finding this …read more

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Before ONE Championship 61, watch Alain Ngalani's wild 34-second debut

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, NewsBefore his return to the ONE Championship cage, check out Alain Ngalani wild, memorable and 34-second pro debut.
Back in 2013 at ONE Championship 10, …read more

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Sijara Eubanks recalls when she discovered her hands can punch – and deliver babies

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosNow here’s something you don’t hear every day.
“These hands are so gentle they can catch a baby – but yet, they can …read more

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Donald Cerrone, in 'new-age Tombstone outfit,' talks new film, Ray Borg, not studying opponents

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosEDMONTON – Donald Cerrone spent UFC 215 Fight Week in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada doing a little bit of everything, which culminated with …read more

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UFC 215 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social media

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCSince the early days when the sport was anything but a mainstream endeavor, the MMA industry has thrived and survived through various websites, …read more

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Video: 'Crime Watch Daily with Chris Hansen' interviews War Machine victims Christy Mack, Corey Thomas

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, VideosThree years later, the details of War Machine’s brutal assault of Christy Mack and Corey Thomas remain no less horrific.
War Machine, a three-time …read more

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Security guard reportedly suing Conor McGregor for throwing a can – and it gets even weirder

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5087444179001Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCRemember that fiery Conor McGregor-Nate Diaz press conference? Remember the thrown cans and bottles? One security guard does.
In fact, William Pegg is reportedly …read more

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Who is ONE Championship's Geje Eustaquio?

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, VideosWant to know more about Filipino flyweight Geje Eustaquio ahead of his ONE Championship 61 headliner with Kairat Akhmetov? Check out this video, …read more

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Fedor Emelianenko's bobblehead is wearing the 'Glorious Sweater of Absolute Victory,' and it's perfect

Filed under: Bellator, Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, NewsWhatever you have planned Saturday, Sept. 23, cancel it and find your way over to SAP Center in San Jose, Calif., for …read more

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Cody Garbrandt, Urijah Faber: T.J. Dillashaw trained dirty, ended Chris Holdsworth's career

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosUFC bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt readily admits he’s no T.J. Dillashaw fan, but “No Love” insists it’s for good reason.
While Dillashaw’s …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov expects Lee-Ferguson winner in December – and says so in super polite way

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosIn the verbal battle that seems to have become the norm atop the UFC’s lightweight division, contender Khabib Nurmagomedov has brought out …read more

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Whoops: Tony Ferguson fighting for UFC featherweight title? This billboard says so

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCBased on a billboard, UFC lightweight contender Tony Ferguson figures “I’ve got some weight to cut.”
“El Cucuy” today tweeted a snapshot of a …read more

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Derrick Lewis partners with UFC to donate $10K to hurricane relief

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFCUFC heavyweight Derrick Lewis’ actions as his hometown of Houston deals with the flooding and destruction left by Hurricane Harvey have been …read more

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'UFC on the Fly': behind the scenes with hard-working Leon Edwards before UFC Rotterdam

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosEngland’s Leon Edwards took the UFC by storm two and a half years ago when he knocked out Seth Baczynski in eight …read more

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Did Mayweather vs. McGregor do 6.5 million PPV buys like Urijah Faber claims Dana White said?

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFCWhen he’s not sipping gin and juice or dodging Snoop Dogg’s vape pen, Urijah Faber apparently is getting fans the inside scoop …read more

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Watch 'Invicta FC 25: Road to Pa'aluhi vs. Kunitskaya' ahead of Thursday title fight

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, VideosInvicta FC will hit a new milestone on Thursday when it puts on its 25th show.
Invicta FC 25 takes place at Tachi Palace …read more

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Watch UFC reporter Laura Sanko catch a DWCS 8 winner almost say he punched like a girl ... oops!

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCThe most awkward, yet hilarious, moment of the first season of Dana White’s Contender Series happened during the finale Tuesday night.
Moments after Bevon …read more

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Conor McGregor fan wears diaper on Las Vegas Strip paying off bet to George and Goze

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCConor McGregor has a legion of die-hard fans who believe he can do no wrong. Among them is Jon Orlando, host of the …read more

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Tommy Toe Hold's 'Money Fight' post-mortem sees Conor McGregor launching McUFC

Filed under: Blue Corner, News, UFCOK, this Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor stuff is just about in the rearview mirror, but you can’t truly move on until you hear from …read more

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Ex-UFC lightweight champ Rafael dos Anjos calls out current kingpin 'McChicken' Conor McGregor

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCNow that Conor McGregor’s foray into the world of boxing is over – for now, anyway – let the callouts of the UFC …read more

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Don't mind Conor McGregor, who enjoyed sipping whiskey after losing to Floyd Mayweather

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFCConor McGregor has been saying for months that he would take over boxing once he defeated Floyd Mayweather in their highly anticipated …read more

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Conor McGregor's 'The Mac Life' vlog, Episode No. 6: Inside the weigh-ins

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCUFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor is releasing his own video blog series in the lead-up to tonight’s boxing match with Floyd Mayweather.
McGregor (21-3 …read more

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