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Robbery Review: Michael Page vs. Logan Storley at Bellator 281

Michael Page and Logan Storley at Bellator 281 in London on May 13, 2022 | Lucas Noonan, Bellator MMA

Few things infuriate MMA fans more …read more

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Michael Johnson opens up about career doubts amid losing streak: 'I was in such a dark hole'

Michael Johnson’s recent years in the MMA weren’t too kind to him.
The lightweight veteran entered Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 36 on a four-fight losing streak and being 2-7 since 2016. …read more

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Watch: Will Spann Traps Opponent’s Arm With Vicious Omoplata

Flyweight Will Spann secured one of the nastiest omoplata submissions you’ll ever see during a recent Cage Fury FC event.

Spann made his second professional MMA appearance on the main card …read more

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Michael Page takes blame for Bellator 281 loss: 'I need to be better at not being held down'

Michael Page is taking his Bellator 281 main event loss to Logan Storley as a critical part of his growth process as an MMA fighter.
Page (20-2 MMA, 16-2 BMMA) came …read more

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5 Positives & 2 Negatives From UFC Vegas 54

On Saturday night, the MMA leader returned to our screens for its latest fight night event, UFC Vegas 54.

With another pay-per-view in the books, this weekend’s action headed back to …read more

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Tony Kelley Responds to Backlash Regarding Corner Remarks at UFC on ESPN 36

Tony Kelley has received widespread criticism from the MMA community for comments he made while cornering Andrea Lee against Viviane Araujo at UFC on ESPN 36 on Saturday. …read more

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Peña Describes The Difference Between Women’s & Men’s MMA

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Julianna Peña believes there’s a stark difference in the male and female motivation for fighting.

For the past 13 years, Peña has competed as a professional mixed …read more

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Paul Felder Makes Shift To Triathlons And Is Featured In Documentary

Paul Felder is stepping out of the cage and into a new competition.

After a long and successful MMA career “The Irish Dragon” Paul Felder has retired from the sport. …read more

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'We used to try to kill each other': Hector Lombard recalls training with upcoming Eagle FC opponent Thiago Silva

Hector Lombard is making his return to the MMA cage and will be doing so against a familiar face.
Lombard (34-10-1) and his upcoming Eagle FC 48 opponent Thiago Silva spent …read more

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Posted on May 14, 2022, 9:16 pm By
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An Indiana Community Is Using Backyard MMA To Counter Gun Violence

One Indiana community is asking people to settle their disputes inside the MMA cage instead on in the streets.

In the town of LaPorte, Ind., a group of people are …read more

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In historic move Kansas Athletic Commission adds brain health knowledge as requirement to compete in MMA

Junior dos Santos fought Derrick Lewis in the main event of UFC Wichita in 2019. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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Midnight Mania! Poirier Calls Out ‘Chaos’ For July 30

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

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Knockout! Edwards Tames ‘The Dragon’ In London

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While one legend of the mixed martial arts (MMA) game was ending his combat career on a high note at Bellator 281, another …read more

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‘A true U.K. MMA legend’: Pros react to Paul Daley’s final monster knockout in Bellator 281 retirement fight

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There was no other way for Paul Daley to go out.
The 39-year-old pioneer of U.K. MMA authored a fitting comeback for his …read more

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Sean O’Malley sees knockout of Pedro Munhoz as the next step in becoming bigger than Conor McGregor: “I’m a f*cking animal right now”

UFC bantamweight Sean O’Malley has been hailed as the next big star in MMA. He seems to believe that he can be bigger than Conor McGregor.
O’Malley has been out of …read more

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Bellator 281 results: Paul Daley caps off MMA career with dynamite comeback one-punch KO of Wendell Giacomo

It would’ve been hard for Paul Daley to pull off a more vintage performance than his Bellator 281 swan song Friday in London.
In the declared final bout of his mixed …read more

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Highlights! Daley Scores Walk-Off KO In Retirement Fight!

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Paul Daley competed in the final fight of his mixed martial arts (MMA) career earlier today (Fri., …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 gambling preview: Best bets, parlays, and long shot of the week

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Fresh of the highly eventful UFC 274, the number one MMA organization in the world returns with …read more

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Ranking every front-kick knockout in UFC history: Where does Michael Chandler's rank?

Michael Chandler reminded the world about the beauty (and brutality) of a well placed and perfectly timed front kick in MMA.
The former Bellator champion and now current UFC lightweight title …read more

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MMA debate: Champ-champ candidates, UFC's best division and fights we're looking forward to

Could Valentina Shevchenko or Israel Adesanya be the next two-division champion in the UFC? Our experts debate the hot topics in the sport. …read more

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Charles Oliveira won’t call himself lightweight GOAT yet, but ‘there are no arguments against facts’

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Is Charles Oliveira the greatest lightweight to ever compete in MMA?
The debate has certainly gained traction following Oliveira’s first-round victory …read more

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Morning Report: Chael Sonnen details MMA PED ‘game’ in 2022: ‘We all know our own’

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Chael Sonnen is no stranger to performance-enhancing drugs in MMA.
Before USADA ever entered the fold to …read more

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Midnight Mania! Barry Addresses Strickland Rumor, Blames Him For UFC 274

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Rose Namajunas’ …read more

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ICYMI: Aaron Cañarte Shows Off KO Power With Win At UWC 33 (Video)

Aaron Cañarte picked up a massive KO win to remain undefeated and put the major MMA promotions on the map.

Cañarte was facing Walter Reyes on the main card of UWC …read more

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Paul Daley Turned Down “Very Lucrative” Offer To Box Dan Hardy

MMA veteran Paul Daley claims he was offered a boxing match against former UFC fighter and commentator Dan Hardy but rejected it.

Daley will have his farewell MMA fight this weekend …read more

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Bellator 281 headliner Michael Page would love to be the first to hold world titles in MMA and boxing

Michael Page absolutely has plans of lacing up the boxing gloves again after Bellator 281.
Page (20-1 MMA, 16-1 BMMA) faces Logan Storley (13-1 MMA, 8-1 BMMA) for the interim welterweight title in …read more

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Paul Daley expects final opponent ‘to crumble’ at Bellator 281, explains why younger fighters are ‘very fortunate’

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Paul Daley is heading into the final fight of his MMA career and hopes that the next generation of fighter …read more

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Posted on May 12, 2022, 9:16 pm By
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Lyoto Machida undecided on free agency future after Bellator 281: ‘It’s hard to say this could be my last [MMA] fight’

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Lyoto Machida will complete his contract with Bellator when he steps inside the cage Friday in London against Fabian Edwards. After …read more

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Chael Sonnen discusses the current state of PED’s in MMA

Chael Sonnen has opened up about the current state of PED’s (Performance Enhancing Drugs) in MMA.
Sonnen, 45, retired from the sport of MMA in June of 2019.
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Pissed Nate Diaz posts picture of himself urinating outside UFC PI in latest airing of grievances

Nate Diaz isn’t happy, something he’s made very clear in recent times. But no matter how often Diaz posts on social media, it gets attention from MMA fans.
On Thursday, that …read more

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UFC 274 Secures Top Spot For 2022 PPVs, Surpasses 400,000 Buys

Despite rivaling a major boxing match on DAZN, UFC 274 reportedly recorded the most pay-per-view buys of the year to date on ESPN+.

Last Saturday, the MMA leader took over Phoenix, …read more

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Midnight Mania! The Best Selling PPV Of 2022

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

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Rumble Is Back

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It’s been a full year since we saw Anthony “Rumble” Johnson resume his mixed martial arts (MMA) career as part of …read more

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Invicta FC 47: Ducote vs Zappitella free live stream, results, and discussion

Emily Ducote and Alesha Zappitella at the Invicta FC 47 weigh-ins. | Dave Mandel/Invicta FC

How about some midweek MMA?!
Invicta FC 47 comes to you …read more

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Michael Page Says Bellator 281 Foe Logan Storley’s Striking ‘Nowhere Near Me’

Michael Page doesn’t need a belt around his waist to make him the biggest star in U.K. MMA. In his mind, he’s already reached that pinnacle. …read more

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Posted on May 11, 2022, 10:16 pm By
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Pat Barry says Sean Strickland’s recent comments could’ve led to Rose Namajunas’ loss: “It’s causing her to get into the fight and be emotional”

Pat Barry has touched on Sean Strickland’s recent comments about his relationship with Rose Namajunas.
Last month, the UFC middleweight contender went after Barry and Namajunas, among other MMA couples. Strickland …read more

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Daniel Cormier: UFC Hall of Fame induction 'means the world to me'

PHOENIX – Daniel Cormier’s accolades continue to grow even after his retirement from MMA.
The former two-division UFC champion is set to be inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame as …read more

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McKee Calls For Pitbull Trilogy Fight

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After A.J. McKee suffered the first loss of his mixed martial arts (MMA) career to Patricio Pitbull at Bellator 277, the now-former Featherweight …read more

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Posted on May 11, 2022, 2:16 pm By
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On the Doorstep: 5 fighters who could make UFC with May wins

Every champion in MMA history started out somewhere.
For those who make it to the highest stage, the journey begins long before they strap on UFC, Bellator, or PFL gloves. Modern-era …read more

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Midnight Mania! Who’s The Quitter Now?

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Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight! …read more

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Report: Amanda Lemos Vs. Michelle Waterson In The Works For July 16

A UFC strawweight matchup between Amanda Lemos and Michelle Waterson is reportedly targeted for a July 16th Fight Night event.

News of the in-the-works fight was first reported by MMA journalist …read more

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Former MMA fighter jailed for possession of ammunition in Dublin 

A former MMA fighter has been jailed for nearly four years after being charged with three fully-loaded handguns.
Gary Bligh, 34, was sentenced to 47 months last week for possession …read more

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Posted on May 10, 2022, 7:16 pm By
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No, Rose Namajunas, MMA fighters do not get ‘credit for good defense’

Rose Namajunas lost her UFC strawweight title to Carla Esparza in the co-main event of UFC 274 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Rose Namajunas …read more

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Wrestling standout Bo Nickal set for professional MMA debut at Jorge Masvidal's iKon Fighting Championship

Bo Nickal is taking a step up into the ranks of the pros.
At the upcoming Jorge Masvidal’s iKon Fighting Federation event, Nickal (0-0) will make his professional MMA debut when …read more

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MMA pound-for-pound rankings: Charles Oliveira, Carla Esparza make moves toward the top

Winners of the two UFC 274 title bouts both rise in the latest ESPN rankings. …read more

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Cejudo Tells Sterling To His Face He’ll Get Finished Within Three Rounds

Henry Cejudo expects his Octagon return to mirror his exit.

On May 9, 2020, Henry Cejudo walked away from the sport of MMA after TKOing Dominick Cruz in the second round …read more

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Moreno vs. Kara-France Interim FW Title Fight Targeted For UFC 277

The flyweight division has a new face in the title picture in Kai Kara-France who will reportedly be facing Brandon Moreno for the interim title on July 30.

MMA reporter …read more

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Posted on May 10, 2022, 6:16 am By
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Midnight Mania! Chandler Vs. Diaz? Chander Will ‘Spin Your Head On Its Axis’

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Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight! …read more

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UFC 274 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social media

Since the early days when the sport was anything but a mainstream endeavor the MMA industry has thrived and survived through various websites, forums, and, perhaps most importantly, social-media platforms.
Fighters …read more

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Bellator 282 adds undefeated Lucas Brennan to lineup in Connecticut

Lucas Brennan is cruising thus far in his MMA career, and he’ll look to continue his streak of success with a win at Bellator 282.
In a featherweight bout on the …read more

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Posted on May 9, 2022, 8:16 pm By
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Ronda Rousey and other MMA fighters rally around Rose Namajunas after losing title

Rose Namajunas lost her title to Carla Esparza on Saturday night in what many are calling the worst fight in UFC history. After the fight, while speaking to the media …read more

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Report: Brian Ortega vs. Yair Rodriguez In The Works For July 17

A showdown between top UFC featherweight contenders Brian Ortega and Yair Rodriguez is reportedly in the works for later this year.

This was first reported by MMA journalist Ariel Helwani on …read more

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Twitter reacts: MMA community celebrates Mother's Day on social media

It’s another Mother’s Day, and despite being some of the toughest and most tenacious characters in all of sports, MMA fighters aren’t against well wishes.
Check below to see a collection …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov weighs in on Charles Oliveira’s submission victory over Justin Gaethje at UFC 274

UFC Hall of Fame inductee Khabib Nurmagomedov wants the world’s top MMA promotion to cut to the chase with Islam Makhachev.
On May 7, Charles Oliveira went one-on-one with Justin Gaethje. …read more

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MMA fighter on the run after drugs conviction

British MMA fighter Darren Towler. | FRONT ROW MMA/YouTube

Towler was convicted on multiple drug charges by a UK court. Veteran British MMA fighter Darren …read more

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Melissa Gatto unfazed by Tracy Cortez’s ‘hype’, says UFC 274 will prove ‘I’m real’

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Tracy Cortez and her UFC 274 opponent Melissa Gatto are undefeated inside the octagon, but Gatto, whose MMA record registers …read more

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Saint Preux Looks To Make Statement Against Rua That No One Else Has

UFC light heavyweight Ovince Saint Preux has his eyes on an MMA first when it comes to defeating fellow veteran Maurício Rua.

On the main card of tonight’s UFC 274 pay-per-view, …read more

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Midnight Mania! ‘I Would Love To Punch A Hole In That Motherf—ker’s Face’

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

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Ex-MMA Fighter Sergei Kolotsei Allegedly Tortured, Murdered Ukrainians

Sergei Kolotsei, a former MMA fighter turned Russian military commander, is the first soldier suspected of killing civilians in Bucha, Ukraine.

Ukrainian prosecutor Iryna Venediktova accused Kolotsei of torture and murder …read more

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Posted on May 6, 2022, 10:16 pm By
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Twitter Reacts To Oliveira’s Weigh-In Debacle

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The mixed martial arts (MMA) world was in shock earlier today (Fri., May 6, 2022) when UFC lightweight champion Charles …read more

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‘This is a disgrace’: MMA world reacts to Charles Oliveira missing weight, being stripped of UFC title

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Charles Oliveira is no longer the UFC lightweight champion after losing the battle with the scale.
“Do Bronx” …read more

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Makhachev Gives Firm Prediction For How Oliveira Fight Would Play Out

UFC lightweight contender Islam Makhachev has provided an early prediction for a potential meeting with champion Charles Oliveira down the line.

Since suffering his one and only loss in professional MMA, …read more

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Paddy Pimblett reveals his favorite MMA fighter of all time

Paddy Pimblett has revealed his favorite MMA fighter of all time.
Paddy the ‘Baddy’ is an upcoming star in the UFC, but his MMA career goes back over a decade to …read more

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Kayla Harrison issues challenge to Cris Cyborg: ‘If you’re not scared and you’re not running, come fight me here’

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Kayla Harrison is getting tired of all the talk about Cris Cyborg.
For nearly a year, the MMA world has been …read more

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Shogun Rua Believes His 2005 Was The Best Run In MMA History

Shogun Rua thinks his 2005 was the best run in MMA history.

Rua was fighting in PRIDE back then and went 5-0 in the year including being a part of the …read more

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Yoel Romero wants to fight into his 50s like Bernard Hopkins. Here's why he feels on track.

To many, Yoel Romero defies the laws of nature.
The multiple-time UFC title challenger and now Bellator fighter has become an ageless wonder in MMA, maintaining his status among the top …read more

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Midnight Mania! ‘Maybe It’s Me That’s The Issue’

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

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Rose Namajunas says praise from Mike Tyson is the “coolest thing” that’s happened on her MMA journey: “It was really surreal”

Rose Namajunas is saying that the praise she received from Mike Tyson is the ‘coolest thing’ that’s happened to her on her MMA journey.
It will be Rose Namajunas (12-4 MMA), …read more

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Volkanovski vs. Holloway 3 Booked For UFC 276 On July 2

Former UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway will return to action this summer to face Alexander Volkanovski for a third time.

MMA reporter Ariel Helwani was the first to break the news.

Holloway …read more

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Video: Jake Paul, Francis Ngannou disagree about the viability of a fighters’ union across boxing and MMA

Jake Paul appears on Uninterrupted ‘The Shop’ | UNINTERRUPTED

Jake Paul has been banging the drum about starting a fighters’ union almost since he …read more

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Jake Paul On Fighter Pay: Don’t Listen To Me, Listen To Tony Ferguson

YouTuber-turned-boxer Jake Paul has used comments recently made by UFC lightweight Tony Ferguson as further evidence that the fighter pay structure in MMA’s premier promotion needs to change.

Nowadays, when the …read more

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Namajunas Names The Biggest Perks Of Being A UFC Champion

UFC Women’s Strawweight Champion Rose Namajunas has explained the biggest advantages of holding gold on MMA’s biggest stage.

Namajunas is currently in the midst of her second rule on the 115-pound …read more

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UFC champion Aljamain Sterling praises Sean O’Malley for his “genius” approach to the fight game

UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling has praised Sean O’Malley for his approach to the fight game.
While neither man is overly popular within the general MMA fanbase, Aljamain Sterling and Sean …read more

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Tom O’Connor plans to ‘drown’ John Nguyen in ‘deep waters’ at Unified MMA 44

Following a return to MMA in November of 2020, featherweight Tom O’Connor has only been able to have two fights, splitting them, but all things considered with the difficulties presented …read more

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Midnight Mania! Masvidal Accepts Burns Callout: Sounds Good To Me!

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

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MMA Junkie's Knockout of the Month for April: Nasty combination leads to interim gold

With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMA Junkie looks at the best knockouts from April 2022: Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner …read more

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No Bets Barred: UFC 274 wagers for Oliveira vs. Gaethje, Chandler vs. Ferguson, more

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With its star-studded card, UFC 274 presents arguably the biggest night of MMA this year, so there is no better …read more

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Emotional Cowboy Tears Up Talking UFC 274 Return Bout

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Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone’s mixed martial arts (MMA) career is finally winding down after 50-plus fights. This Sat. night (May 7, …read more

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Sean Strickland takes aim at Pat ‘The Predator’ Barry for his relationship with Rose Namajunas

Sean Strickland is taking aim at Pat ‘The Predator’ Barry for his relationship with Rose Namajunas.
Pat Barry, 42, announced his retirement from MMA back in 2014 and is currently coaching …read more

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Ovince Saint Preux plans rough MMA exit for 'Shogun' Rua at UFC 274: 'It sucks for him'

PHOENIX – If MMA legend Mauricio Rua retires from competition at UFC 274, then Ovince Saint Preux plans to send him out in devastating fashion once again.
Saint Preux (25-16 MMA, 13-11 UFC) …read more

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Posted on May 4, 2022, 7:16 pm By
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White Bats Down ‘Stupid’ Fury-Ngannou Fight

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What would happen if the world’s best heavyweight boxer fought the top heavyweight fighter in MMA?
WBC champion Tyson Fury and …read more

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Video: How are we feeling about MMA judging these days?

At UFC on ESPN 35 this past Saturday in Las Vegas, a couple fights in particular brought MMA judging back into the forefront.
In the main event, Rob Font outstruck Marlon …read more

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Cejudo offers to train Jake Paul: He has a ‘better chance’ to be a champ in MMA

Jake Paul during a New York Knicks game in February. | Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images

Henry Cejudo extended an offer …read more

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Posted on May 4, 2022, 11:46 am By
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Midnight Mania! The Chiropractor Will See You Now

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

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Kayla Harrison Offers To Take Julianna Peña Under Her Mentorship

Kayla Harrison is offering to help Julianna Peña with her business.

Two of the most powerful women in MMA today are UFC bantamweight champion Julianna Peña and reigning PFL champion Kayla …read more

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Richie Lewis maps out future ahead of Titan FC 76: 'In 12-18 months, I'll be in the UFC'

Just 2-0 in his professional MMA career, Richie Lewis has big plans for his near-term future.
Lewis (2-0), a two-time NCAA qualifier and freestyle wrestling champion, may be new to MMA, …read more

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Henry Cejudo: Jake Paul has a better chance at becoming champion in MMA than boxing

Henry Cejudo has offered to train Jake Paul.
Cejudo, a former UFC dual-champion and Olympic gold medalist wrestler, already has taken a stable of notable names and champions under his wing, …read more

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Inside Justin Gaethje's journey from a mining town to MMA stardom

Gaethje’s family heritage was forged in copper mines, but a fighting spirit charted his path to a UFC title shot. …read more

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Only Man to Defeat Alex Pereira in MMA Sends Message After Winning Jungle Fight Belt

Quemuel Ottoni, the only man to defeat Alex Pereira thus far in his short MMA career, captured the Jungle Fight welterweight crown this past Sunday in Sao Paulo, Brazil. …read more

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Henry Cejudo Offers To Train Jake Paul For Potential MMA Move

Henry Cejudo is offering to train Jake Paul at Fight Ready for a potential MMA fight.

Paul is currently set to return to boxing on August 13 against an opponent TBD. …read more

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Spinning Back Clique: How are MMA judges doing? Plus UFC heavyweights, big title fights, retirements and more

Check out this week’s “Spinning Back Clique,” MMA Junkie’s weekly show that takes a spin through the biggest topics in mixed martial arts.
Our “Spinning Back Clique” panel of Mike Bohn, …read more

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Morning Report: Henry Cejudo offers to train Jake Paul, believes he has better chance to become MMA champion

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Jake Paul has managed to find plenty of success when competing against MMA fighters. None of his three …read more

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Holly Holm Expresses Interest In Katie Taylor Boxing Match

Former UFC bantamweight champion Holly Holm is open to a return to boxing to face the pound-for-pound best Katie Taylor.

Holm is slated to face Ketlen Viera in her MMA return …read more

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Midnight Mania! Vera Willing To Fight Down The Rankings Vs. Cruz

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

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Peña Admits She’s Going To Be The Most Annoying Cornerperson Ever

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Julianna Peña has sent a warning ahead of the upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter: expect noise.

Having won gold on MMA’s biggest stage in memorable fashion …read more

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MMA Junkie's Submission of the Month for April: Jessica Andrade's historic finish

With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMA Junkie looks at the best submissions from April 2022: Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner …read more

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UFC on ESPN 35 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social media

Since the early days when the sport was anything but a mainstream endeavor, the MMA industry has thrived and survived through various websites, forums, and – perhaps most importantly – social-media …read more

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Henry Cejudo offers to train Jake Paul for MMA at Fight Ready: I will take care of him”

Henry Cejudo is offering up his services to train Jake Paul for MMA.
‘Triple C’, 35, is a former professional mixed martial artist and freestyle wrestler. Cejudo is the former Ultimate …read more

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Video: Demian Maia submits Alex Oliveira in return to grappling

Demian Maia submits Alex Oliveira in Sao Paulo | Photo via BJJ Stars

Demian Maia finished his opponents in 50 percent of his MMA victories …read more

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Till Draws Hermansson For UFC London In July

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Sorry Mr. Buckley, maybe next time.
Former welterweight title challenger Darren Till will continue his MMA career at 185 pounds, taking …read more

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