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Watch Conor McGregor announce himself with blistering KO in his UFC debut: full fight video

Conor McGregor announced himself to the UFC audience with this blistering knockout of Marcus Brimage at this UFC Fight Night in Stockholm in 2013.
McGregor has since gone on to …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2020, 4:46 pm By
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Sunday Punch: One of the best KOs you’ve probably never seen

You know all about Derrick Lewis, but have you ever seen this KO by Derrick Jefferson? Before MMA fans fell in love with the swangin’ and bangin’ style of Derrick …read more

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Video: Stephen Thompson streams his real reaction to getting KO’d by Anthony Pettis

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Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson live streams his reaction to video of him getting knocked out by Anthony Pettis at UFC: Nashville, and it’s glorious. …read more

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Video | Relive one of the greatest KO’s in UFC history

Nearly 18 years later, relive one of the greatest knockouts of all time in the UFC between Phil Baroni and Dave Menne at UFC 39. In just his sixth pro …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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VIDEO | Stephen Thompson shares live reaction after watching his KO loss to Anthony Pettis

Former two-time UFC welterweight title challenger Stephen Thompson suffered the first knockout loss of his career to Anthony Pettis twelve months ago. The welterweight contest took place at March’s UFC …read more

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Michael Bisping explains decision to interview Joseph Benavidez following KO loss at UFC Norfolk

Moments after suffering a knockout loss to Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC Norfolk, Joseph Benavidez was on the microphone answering questions from Michael Bisping. The bout had served a Benavidez’s third …read more

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Video: Relive every wheel kick finish in UFC history – including Edson Barboza's legendary KO

One of the greatest knockouts in UFC history came by way of a wheel kick.
Edson Barboza’s wheel kick knockout over Terry Etim is one of the most brutal and famous …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2020, 1:46 am By
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Josh Thomson believes Cyborg ‘dismantles’ Nunes in theoretical rematch

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“If they fought again, I think Cris just dismantles Amanda.” Amanda Nunes made short work of Cris Cyborg at UFC 232, KO’ing the feared …read more

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Posted on March 18, 2020, 2:16 am By
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Lee: It could be ‘a few years’ before I fight again after UFC Brasilia

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Kevin Lee is looking at a lengthy lay-off after his submission loss to Charles Oliveira at UFC Brasilia After his highlight reel KO win …read more

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Posted on March 15, 2020, 2:46 pm By
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Adesanya wants to fight Costa in July, promises KO victory

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“I already know how that fight’s going to go. I’m going to sleep that guy.” Israel Adesanya is moving on from UFC 248 to …read more

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Posted on March 10, 2020, 12:16 am By
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The Korean Zombie vows to KO “coward” Brian Ortega for slapping his friend Jay Park at UFC 248

Chang Sung Jung, aka The Korean Zombie, has penned fellow featherweight star a lengthy message following their confrontation at last night’s UFC 248 event. Yesterday evening in Las Vegas, both …read more

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Posted on March 9, 2020, 2:16 am By
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Pros react to Dariush’s crazy KO of Klose at UFC 248

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First Neil Magny outpointed Li Jingliang, then Beneil Dariush knocked Drakkar Klose at UFC 248. On Twitter, pro fighters reacted to the fights. First, …read more

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UFC 248 results: Beneil Dariush flattens Drakkar Klose with lights out KO following crazy exchange

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Beneil Dariush is best known as a submission specialist but he has no problem throwing hands when the occasion calls for it.
At UFC 248, Dariush …read more

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UFC 248 results: Dariush scores crazy KO of Klose

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Beneil Dariush wildly knocked out Drakkar Klose in the second round on the UFC 248 PPV main card. UFC 248 continues with surging lightweights, …read more

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Posted on March 8, 2020, 5:16 am By
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UFC 248 video: Danaa Batgerel crushes Guido Cannetti with stunning left hook KO

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Danaa Batgerel got his first win in the UFC in style on Saturday night.
After coming up short in his Octagon debut, the Mongolian born fighter …read more

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‘Warrior’ Benavidez ‘deserves the rematch’ says Figueiredo’s manager

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Despite an absolutely definitive KO win at UFC Norfolk, it sounds like Deiveson Figueiredo’s team would be more than happy to …read more

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Shooto Brazil results, videos: Mariana Morais wins one-night GP with brutal KO, signs with PFL

Mariana Morais won a pair of fights on Sunday night to secure a contract with PFL. | Marcell Fagundes, Shooto Brazil

Shooto Brazil held a one-night lightweight tournament Sunday …read more

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ONE King of the Jungle highlights: Sexyama lands blistering KO for first post-UFC win

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ONE: King of the Jungle took place behind closed doors because of concerns over the coronavirus in Singapore. So UFC …read more

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Joseph Benavidez releases statement following KO loss at UFC Norfolk

UFC flyweight contender Joseph Benavidez has released a statement following a devastating KO loss to Deiveson Figueiredo in the main event of UFC Norfolk. In his third bid to win …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo demolishes Joseph Benavidez by KO, flyweight title remains vacant

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The worst case scenario for the UFC flyweight division just unfolded.
After failing to make weight on Friday thus voiding his chance …read more

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Pros react to Figueiredo’s KO of Benavidez at UFC Norfolk

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Deiveson Figueiredo knocked out Joseph Benavidez at UFC Norfolk. On Twitter, pro fighters reacted to the fight. He is still not …read more

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UFC Norfolk results: Magomed Ankalaev earns KO over Ion Cutelaba in highly controversial stoppage

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Magomed Ankalaev could have been on his way to a highlight reel finish but now we’ll never know for certain.
While he’ll leave with a knockout …read more

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Video: Akiyama picks up first win in over five years, KO’s opponent in first round

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‘Sexyama’ scored a first-round KO at ONE FC: King of the Jungle. Ex-UFC veteran Yoshihiro Akiyama — better known as …read more

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VIDEO | Yoshihiro Akiyama picks up highlight reel KO at ONE: King of the Jungle

Yoshihiro Akiyama picked up an incredible knockout victory at Friday’s ONE: King of the Jungle card in Singapore. Akiyama appeared on the event’s main card, battling Egypt’s Sherif Mohamed in …read more

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Ngannou unimpressed by ‘lucky’ Rozenstruik, guarantees KO win

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Four finishes in four fights isn’t enough forJairzinho Rozenstruik to impress Francis Ngannou. Jairzinho Rozenstruik might have finished all his fights so far in …read more

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Video: Ricky Bandejas wants to take out more SBG fighters after KO at Bellator 240

DUBLIN — Following his knockout win over Frans Mlambo at Bellator 240, Ricky Bandejas shed light on the challenges he faced before the bout. With wins over James Gallagher and …read more

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Watch: Muay Thai vs. Taekwondo ends in devastating KO

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This was a terrible idea. Another crazy style-vs-style fight from China has made it onto the internet. This one happened in Chengdu in …read more

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Posted on February 23, 2020, 10:16 pm By
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Bellator 240/Bellator Europe 7 post-event facts: Charlie Ward closes in on KO record

Bellator closed out a very busy weekend of fights on Saturday with the split-event showcase that was Bellator 240/Bellator Europe 7, which took place at 3Arena in Dublin.
There were a …read more

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Time Check! When Will Wilder Vs. Fury 2 Actually Start?

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We are just hours away from the anticipated heavyweight title rematch between WBC champion Deontay Wilder (42-0-1, 41 KO) and lineal …read more

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Posted on February 23, 2020, 5:16 am By
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Time Check! When Will Wilder Vs. Fury 2 Actually Start?

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We are just hours away from the anticipated heavyweight title rematch between WBC champion Deontay Wilder (42-0-1, 41 KO) and lineal …read more

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Time Check! When Will Wilder Vs. Fury 2 Actually Start?

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We are just hours away from the anticipated heavyweight title rematch between WBC champion Deontay Wilder (42-0-1, 41 KO) and lineal …read more

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Posted on February 23, 2020, 3:46 am By
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UFC Auckland video: Priscila Cachoeira gets first UFC win in style with massive KO

With her back to the wall, Brazilian flyweight Priscila Cachoeira delivered in the most emphatic way possible.
Cachoeira needed just 40 seconds to flatten Shana Dobson at UFC Auckland, earning …read more

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Time Check! When Will Wilder Vs. Fury 2 Actually Start?

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We are just hours away from the anticipated heavyweight title rematch between WBC champion Deontay Wilder (42-0-1, 41 KO) and lineal …read more

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Posted on February 22, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Bellator 239 Results: Yaroslav Amosov remains undefeated, Tim Johnson scores huge upset KO

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On Friday night at the WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, Okla., Bellator returned with the first event of its weekend doubleheader, Bellator 239, and it was a bad …read more

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Posted on February 22, 2020, 5:16 am By
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Video! These Wilder Knockout Highlights Should Have Fury Shook

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Deontay Wilder (42-0-1, 41 KO) will try to finish what he started tomorrow night (Sat., Feb. 22, 2020) live …read more

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Posted on February 22, 2020, 4:16 am By
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Wilder’s Coach Predicts ‘Quick And Emphatic’ KO In Fury Rematch

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Reigning WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (42-0-1, 41 KO) will try to lock down his 11th-straight title defense tomorrow night (Sat., Feb. 22, 2020) …read more

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Posted on February 22, 2020, 3:16 am By
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McGregor Gifts Fury Bottle Of Whiskey Before Wilder Rematch

The upcoming heavyweight title rematch between WBC champion Deontay Wilder (42-0-1, 41 KO) and Tyson Fury (29-0-1, 20 KOs) tomorrow evening (Sat., Feb. 22, 2020) live on ESPN+ PPV from …read more

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‘Wilder Vs. Fury 2’ Salaries! Both Heavyweights Bank $25 Million

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Undefeated heavyweight kings Deontay Wilder (42-0-1, 41 KO) and Tyson Fury (29-0-1, 20 KOs) will collide in a highly-anticipated title rematch tomorrow night (Sat., …read more

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Usman wanted big KO against Covington, hopes for rematch

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He might have got the stoppage win against Colby Covington, but Kamaru Usman wanted it to be in more dramatic fashion. Kamaru Usman has …read more

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Kiely ‘frustrated’ with Bellator, want meeting with company after KO win

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The Irishman is looking to bounce back from a loss to ‘MVP’ against George Hardwick in a 180-pound contracted weight matchup. Richard …read more

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Fight video: Watch Ryan Bader KO Fedor to become a Bellator’s first double-champ

Re-live this epic KO, as we take a look back at the culmination of the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix and one of Ryan Bader’s most memorable moments in the Bellator …read more

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Posted on February 18, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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VIDEO: Muay Thai referee cushions fighter’s fall after vicious KO

While there has been a lot of negative talk surrounding judging and officiating in combat sports recently, one referee changed the narrative with a heroic and selfless move in a …read more

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Anderson on KO loss to Blachowicz: ‘We live and we learn’

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Anderson was knocked out by Jan Blachowicz in the opening round. Just over three months after a spectacular knockout win, UFC …read more

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Blachowicz calls out Jones after KO win over Anderson

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Jan Blachowicz feels he is due for a title shot after his first-round knockout win over Corey Anderson at UFC Rio …read more

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Posted on February 16, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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UFC Rio Rancho recap: Blachowicz gets upset KO over Anderson

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Jan Blachowicz knocked out Corey Anderson in the first round at UFC Rio Rancho. In the main event of UFC …read more

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Posted on February 16, 2020, 10:16 am By
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Corey Anderson not sulking on KO loss at UFC on ESPN+ 25: 'Back to the drawing board'

Corey Anderson won’t be deterred despite stumbling at a critical moment in his career.
Anderson (13-4 MMA, 10-4 UFC) had his four-fight winning streak come to an abrupt halt Saturday when …read more

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Posted on February 16, 2020, 8:16 am By
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A taunting Jon Jones says Corey Anderson 'ate humble pie' in KO loss to Jan Blachowicz

RIO RANCHO, N.M. – The UFC on ESPN+ 25 main event conclusion was good news for Jon Jones for two reasons.
For one, Jan Blachowicz won in a manner which created …read more

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Pros react to Jan Blachowicz’s big KO of Corey Anderson at UFC Rio Rancho

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Jan Blachowicz caught Corey Anderson in the first round of UFC Rio Rancho’s main event. On Twitter, pro fighters reacted to …read more

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Curtis Blaydes On Jon Jones’ Potential Heavyweight Run: ‘I Could Put Him Away’

Curtis Blaydes knows that one small mistake can end in a KO loss at heavyweight and he believes Jon Jones could have that very fate. Jones is in his second …read more

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Posted on February 14, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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Michel Pereira: Diego Sanchez ‘is afraid to fight me’

Michel Pereira is 1-1 in the UFC with a KO win over Danny Roberts and a decision loss to Tristan Connelly. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Diego Sanchez will …read more

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Juan Adams released following UFC 247 KO loss

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A third straight loss for Juan Adams has ended his time as a UFC fighter. In a week in which we’ve seen several UFC …read more

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Posted on February 13, 2020, 5:16 am By
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Video: Mario Bautista floors Miles Johns with flying knee KO at UFC 247

Mario Bautista sure made a statement on Saturday night.
The 26-year-old fighter scored a highlight-reel flying knee knockout on the preliminary card of UFC 247, which went down at Toyota Center …read more

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Posted on February 9, 2020, 2:16 am By
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Invicta FC 39 video: Erin Blanchfield flattens Victoria Leonardo with devastating head kick KO

Erin Blanchfield earned her first career knockout on Friday night and she did it in spectacular fashion with a head kick against Victoria Leonardo at Invicta FC 39.
The 20-year-old flyweight …read more

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Ahead of second UFC bout, Justin Tafa admits he fought a 'bit rushed' in debut KO loss

HOUSTON – Justin Tafa’s UFC debut didn’t go as planned.
The heavyweight suffered a knockout loss in his first fight with the UFC, which went down in October at UFC 243 …read more

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Posted on February 5, 2020, 10:46 pm By
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