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Men’s Featherweight MMA Top 10 Rankings (145-pound limit)

The MMAWeekly.com rankings list the Top 10 MMA fighters from around the world in each of the most widely accepted weight classes, as well as a Top 10 mixed pound-for-pound …read more

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Men’s Bantamweight MMA Top 10 Rankings (135-pound limit)

The MMAWeekly.com rankings list the Top 10 MMA fighters from around the world in each of the most widely accepted weight classes, as well as a Top 10 mixed pound-for-pound …read more

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Men’s Flyweight MMA Top 10 Rankings (125-pound limit)

The MMAWeekly.com rankings list the Top 10 MMA fighters from around the world in each of the most widely accepted weight classes, as well as a Top 10 mixed pound-for-pound …read more

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Women’s Bantamweight MMA Top 10 Rankings (135-pound limit)

The MMAWeekly.com rankings list the Top 10 MMA fighters from around the world in each of the most widely accepted weight classes, as well as a Top 10 mixed pound-for-pound …read more

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Women’s Flyweight MMA Top 10 Rankings (125-pound limit)

The MMAWeekly.com rankings list the Top 10 MMA fighters from around the world in each of the most widely accepted weight classes, as well as a Top 10 mixed pound-for-pound …read more

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Men’s Heavyweight MMA Top 10 Rankings (over 205 pounds)

The MMAWeekly.com rankings list the Top 10 MMA fighters from around the world in each of the most widely accepted weight classes, as well as a Top 10 mixed pound-for-pound …read more

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Men’s Light Heavyweight MMA Top 10 Rankings (205-pound limit)

The MMAWeekly.com rankings list the Top 10 MMA fighters from around the world in each of the most widely accepted weight classes, as well as a Top 10 mixed pound-for-pound …read more

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Men’s Middleweight MMA Top 10 Rankings (185-pound limit)

The MMAWeekly.com rankings list the Top 10 MMA fighters from around the world in each of the most widely accepted weight classes, as well as a Top 10 mixed pound-for-pound …read more

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Men’s Welterweight MMA Top 10 Rankings (170-pound limit)

The MMAWeekly.com rankings list the Top 10 MMA fighters from around the world in each of the most widely accepted weight classes, as well as a Top 10 mixed pound-for-pound …read more

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Men’s Lightweight MMA Top 10 Rankings (155-pound limit)

The MMAWeekly.com rankings list the Top 10 MMA fighters from around the world in each of the most widely accepted weight classes, as well as a Top 10 mixed pound-for-pound …read more

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Midnight Mania! Khabib’s Response to McGregor is Classic

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Conor McGregor posted lengthy self-analysis on Instagram last night, revealing, among …read more

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Posted on October 24, 2018, 4:16 am By
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Khabib’s Next Fight, Canelo v Diaz - If I Did It

Welcome to IF I DID IT where we analyze and solve PR kerfuffles from the MMA world (insert hand gesture) not beyond. This week we discuss Conor/Khabib and Canelo …read more

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MMA highs and lows of the week: More UFC 230 changes and PFL surprises

MMAjunkie Radio hosts “Gorgeous” George, “Goze” and Dan Tom return for our weekly feature to spotlight the good and bad from the previous week in MMA.
Their highs include:
The remade UFC …read more

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Posted on October 24, 2018, 2:16 am By
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On last fight of Brave CF deal, Bruno Malfacine feels ready for whatever comes next

One of the best grapplers of all-time added another win to his MMA record in September, and could be one fight away from the big leagues.
Bruno Malfacine choked Christian Rodriguez …read more

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Can ‘Bones’ Be A World-Class Boxer?

Jon Jones is a skilled a mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter that has ever stepped foot inside the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Octagon, amassing a staggering 22-1-1 mark in his …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz blasts Conor McGregor for 'white flag in middle of battle'

Not surprisingly, MMA manager Ali Abdelaziz differs from Conor McGregor in his interpretation of UFC 229’s headliner.
And with his client Khabib Nurmagomedov (27-0 MMA, 11-0 UFC) firmly in the win …read more

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Couture’s ‘only concern’ for Liddell’s MMA return is Chuck’s time off

Leave questions about Chuck Liddell’s age or his chin at the door, former multiple-time UFC champion Randy Couture says the biggest problem is the ‘Iceman”s time away from fighting. If …read more

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Live! UFC Moncton Results & Play-By-Play!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) makes its return to the FOX Sports 1 airwaves this Saturday night (Oct. 27, 2018) with the UFC Fight Night 138 mixed martial arts (MMA) event …read more

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Oezdemir Waiting For His Chance To Break ‘Bones’

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, has been cleared to return to mixed martial arts (MMA) after striking a deal with United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) …read more

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Lamas Vs Elkins Set For UFC Argentina

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently added an intriguing featherweight battle to its upcoming UFC Fight Night 140 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, which takes place Sat., Nov. 17, 2018 on …read more

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Lesnar Fighting ‘Soon,’ Could Be Cageside For Cormier-Lewis

Ever since it was announced that former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion, Brock Lesnar, would be fighting reigning 265-pound kingpin, Daniel Cormier, mixed martial arts (MMA) fans have been …read more

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Midnight Mania! Only Dana White ‘Cared’ About Khabib-McGregor Brawl

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight … Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Dana White said the melee after UFC 229, which saw Khabib …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 4:16 am By
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Diaz says ‘no way’ Canelo beats him in boxing

The former Strikeforce champion talked up his chances of beating Canelo Alvarez in a boxing ring. Nick Diaz hasn’t fought professionally in MMA since January 31st, 2015.
On that night …read more

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Ben Askren Claims There’s A 98 Percent Chance He Fights In The UFC

Longtime mixed martial arts (MMA) welterweight great Ben Askren has seemingly retired from competition. Askren’s last fight occurred under the ONE banner where he retained the promotion’s 170-pound title via …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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Cyborg extends training invitation to ‘cash me ousside’ girl

Danielle Bregoli has turned her 15 minutes of Dr. Phil fame into a budding music career, one that just might lead to MMA as well. Could Danielle Bregoli be the …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 7:46 pm By
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Free Fight! Watch Smith Shock ‘Shogun’ In Hamburg

Volkan Oezdemir will assume headlining duties when he tangles with fellow light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith at the upcoming UFC Fight Night 138 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, courtesy of …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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Did Joe Rogan and marijuana lead Jon Jones to Jackson Wink MMA?

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is widely regarded as one of the greatest talents in the history of MMA, but the story of how his skills developed may …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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UFC Moncton’s Bhullar has ‘digested’ and ‘thrown away’ 1st career loss

UFC heavyweight Arjan Bhullar opens up about the first loss of his MMA career and how he used it to prepare for his UFC Moncton fight with Marcelo Golm. Arjan …read more

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Daniel Cormier Could Be Gearing Up For Post-MMA WWE Career

It’s no secret that Daniel Cormier is approaching the end of his mixed martial arts (MMA) career. Cormier, currently the UFC heavyweight and light heavyweight champion, will face Derrick Lewis …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 1:46 pm By
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Daily Debate results: Which remaining 2018 MMA event are you most anticipating?

While 2018 may have gotten off to a slow start in terms of top-level MMA events, it’s certainly gaining steam as the calendar comes to a close.
With that in mind, …read more

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Bare Knuckle FC 3 Results: Kendall Grove suffers brutal KO loss to Marcel Stamps (VIDEOS)

Bare Knuckle FC 3 took place this past Saturday in Biloxi, Mississippi and featured a handful of MMA veterans including Kendall Grove and Joe Riggs.
The pay-per-view event was headlined by …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 5:16 am By
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Chael Sonnen lists the fighters he considers the best heavyweights in MMA history

Last weekend, in the main event of Bellator 208, former UFC middleweight and light heavyweight title challenger Chael Sonnen was stopped in the first round by heavyweight legend Fedor Emelianenko.
Post-fight …read more

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Trading Shots: Is the superfight obsession a symptom or a disease?

When did MMA fans and fighters become so obsessed with one-off superfights, and what does it tell us about what people want from the sport right now? Retired UFC and …read more

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Boxing world champ Amanda Serrano discusses submission win at Combate Americas 24: ‘It was pretty cool feeling’

Six-division boxing world champion Amanda Serrano picked up her first win in MMA recently, and the finish didn’t come by way of knockout.
Serrano tapped Erendira Ordonez with a rear-naked choke …read more

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Dillon Danis declares himself the best grappler in MMA, says ‘there isn’t even a close second’

BJJ blackbelt Dillon Danis, who recently won his first professional MMA bout with a first-round submission of Kyle Walker under the Bellator banner, is a world-class grappler. There’s no denying …read more

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Let it go: 5 MMA things we're better off leaving behind

As a woman who has opinions and voices them on the internet, I’ve become somewhat used to having people disagree with me. I’ve become used to them making sure I …read more

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Posted on October 21, 2018, 4:17 pm By
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Chael Sonnen ranks Fedor Emelianenko as greatest MMA heavyweight

Who is greatest heavyweight in mixed martial arts history?
It is a debate that has never truly been settled.
For years it was considered Fedor Emelianenko, whose reign of terror lasted …read more

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Nick Diaz on potential boxing match with Canelo: ‘I’m a better fighter, I’m a bigger draw’

Ever since Conor McGregor transitioned to boxing to fight Floyd Mayweather, other MMA fighters have been calling out boxers. One of the latest to do so is former Strikeforce welterweight …read more

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MMA's week out of the cage: Holly Holm turns 37, Demetrious Johnson gets brown belt

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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ONE Championship CEO questions Angela Lee's decision to move up, go for second title

ONE Championship CEO Chatri Sityodtong thinks Angela Lee could be making a serious mistake as she pursues women’s MMA history next month at ONE Championship 83.
Lee (9-0), the organization’s current …read more

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Posted on October 20, 2018, 9:46 pm By
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UFC vets Kendall Grove, Joe Riggs thankful to fight bare-knuckle at BKFC 3

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Best known for their MMA contributions, fighting veterans Kendall Grove and Joe Riggs will change things up when they compete bare …read more

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Posted on October 20, 2018, 5:46 pm By
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Midnight Mania! Khabib’s Dad Forgives McGregor, Invites Him to Dagestan

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania, Maniacs!
Despite the very harsh words McGregor had for him before …read more

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Long-Distance Relationship?

Former UFC middleweight champion, Michael Bisping, is currently working as an MMA analyst for FOX Sports, which gives him a vehicle for his expert analysis, as well as his expert …read more

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Posted on October 19, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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Johny Hendricks believes bareknuckle boxing experience could help him in future MMA fights

Earlier this year, former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks retired from MMA. As it turns out, however, this retirement was short-lived. Hendricks is now gearing up for a foray into …read more

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Golden Boy submits new lineup for Liddell vs. Ortiz 3 event

Golden Boy Promotions has submitted a second version of a 17-bout card for its first foray into MMA headlined by the trilogy between UFC Hall of Famers Chuck Liddell and …read more

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Posted on October 19, 2018, 2:46 pm By
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The Great Divide: If Daniel Cormier wins at UFC 230, which fight is bigger for him — Brock Lesnar or Jon Jones?

The Great Divide is a new reoccurring feature here at MMA Fighting in which writers debate a topic in the world of MMA — whether it’s news, a fight, a …read more

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Posted on October 19, 2018, 1:16 pm By
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Tyron Woodley, Donald Cerrone and other fighters set to star in upcoming MMA movie

A handful of professional fighters, including current UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley, are set to star in an upcoming mixed martial arts film called Embattled.
Nicole Bosco was first to share …read more

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Midnight Mania! ‘Black Beast’ Says He’s Got a Million-Dollar Punch

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Derrick Lewis walked away from UFC 229 having banked a last-ditch knockout …read more

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Greg Hardy gets 6-foot-7 opponent for fourth MMA bout on UFC Fight Pass

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Greg Hardy will meet his most experienced opponent to date when he steps in the cage …read more

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Posted on October 18, 2018, 10:16 pm By
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Cormier: Miocic Fight Wasn’t Hard And We Made No Money

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion, Daniel Cormier, got some blowback from the mixed martial arts (MMA) community when it was announced that “DC” would be defending his newly-won title …read more

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Two-time Olympic gold medalist Kayla Harrison books third MMA fight for PFL 11

Kayla Harrison will get in at least one more fight before she participates in the PFL women’s lightweight tournament in 2019.
It seemed as though Harrison (2-0), the two-time Olympic gold …read more

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Two-time Olympic gold medalist Kayla Harrison returns at PFL 11

The Professional Fighters League will not only crown six champions — and millionaires — on Dec. 31, but also welcome Kayla Harrison back for her third MMA fight in 2018, …read more

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Daily Debate results: Did Eddie Alvarez make right call signing with ONE Championship?

Former UFC and Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez will fight out perhaps the final significant chapter of his MMA career overseas with ONE Championship.
For our latest Daily Debate for MMAjunkie …read more

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Watch the MMA Beat live today at 12 p.m. ET

On this week’s episode, we’ll discuss the latest Khabib Nurmagomedov news, Georges St-Pierre’s future in MMA, Eddie Alvarez making the leap to ONE Championship and so much more.
Watch “The MMA …read more

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Jimmie Rivera tells ‘head case’ Cody Garbrandt to ‘grab his balls out of Urijah Faber’s purse’ and get the division moving again

The 135-pound bantamweight division is one of the most talent-rich divisions in all of MMA. But currently, it feels like it’s at a bit of a standstill.
Despite the myriad of …read more

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Midnight Mania! Financial Documents Reveal ONE’s Smoke and Mirrors

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania!
ONE FC- technically ONE Championship now- are an important fighting organization in …read more

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Former NFL player Greg Hardy will return to MMA cage before the end of the year 

Greg Hardy is getting one more fight in before the end of 2018.
The controversial former NFL player will compete Dec. 21 under the Island Fights banner at an event in …read more

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Greg Hardy to compete in fourth pro MMA bout on Dec. 21 in Florida

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Former NFL star Greg Hardy will have at least one more fight before making the jump …read more

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Posted on October 17, 2018, 11:16 pm By
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Mayweather on Khabib: 'We can make it happen'

Floyd Mayweather sounds ready to accept Khabib Nurmagomedov’s challenge and fight the MMA champ. …read more

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Floyd Mayweather criticizes Khabib Nurmagomedov over brawl: ‘You must conduct yourself like a professional’

Floyd Mayweather still wants a fight with UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. But not before he gives his MMA counterpart a lecture on decorum.
The undefeated former world boxing champion makes …read more

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It wasn't Argentina, but hey – Michael Johnson did kind of get his wish against Artem Lobov

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At 32, with 19 UFC bouts and 31 pro MMA fights under his belt, Michael Johnson is …read more

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If GSP returns to MMA, whom should he face?

Georges St-Pierre said he will only come back only for a fight that cements his legacy as one of the greatest ever. Whom would that be against? Our panel weighs …read more

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Floyd Mayweather Jr Says Boxing Khabib Will Make More than Boxing McGregor

Floyd Mayweather Jr. seems to have found a niche to make some quick, large sums of money by booking boxing matches with MMA fighters that call him out. Khabib Nurmagomedov …read more

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UFC 230 Poster Drops For ‘Cormier Vs Lewis’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is less than three weeks away from its upcoming UFC 230 pay-per-view (PPV) mixed martial arts (MMA) event, looked and loaded for Madison Square Garden in …read more

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Chael Sonnen Is “Heartbroken” After Bellator 208 Defeat

Chael Sonnen came up just short last weekend (Sat. October 13, 2018) in his bid for the Bellator heavyweight title. Sonnen was defeated by mixed martial arts (MMA) legend Fedor …read more

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Mike Winkeljohn Hopes “Cowboy” Returns To Jackson-Wink

There are some serious issues between the Jackson-Wink mixed martial arts (MMA) gym and UFC veteran Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone. Earlier this year “Cowboy” took to “The Joe Rogan Experience” to …read more

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Midnight Mania! Chael Admits Heartbreak Over Loss to Fedor

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Chael Sonnen has lost many times inside the Octagon. On the MMA …read more

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Khabib vs Floyd Mayweather Jr. - If I Did It

Welcome to If I Did It, the show where we grapple with PR kerfluffles from the world of MMA. This week we discuss Khabib’s multitude of offers. Welcome to …read more

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Dustin Poirier: Nate and I Were Offered UFC 230 Main Event

Much to the disappointment of the MMA world, the highly anticipated UFC 230 bout between Nate Diaz and Dustin Poirier was cancelled due to an injury sustained by Poirier (hip). …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz unsure why Conor McGregor thinks he deserves a rematch

At UFC 229, Conor McGregor made his long-awaited return to the Octagon when he took on undisputed lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. Ultimately, the two years off of MMA looked to …read more

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Afghan MMA fighter survives being stabbed in the head

An MMA fighter survived a possible attempted kidnapping in Kabul, Afghanistan. Ahmad Wali Hotak, 31, is a professional MMA fighter from Afghanistan with a record of 7-1. According to …read more

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Jennifer Chieng channels Olympic experience to stave off pressure of Bellator 208 debut win

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UNIONDALE, N.Y. – Jennifer Chieng was hoping to get little work in at her pro MMA debut.
She did – …read more

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Alexander Gustafsson makes prediction for Jon Jones rematch, ‘I don’t have the same respect for Jones as I did five years ago’

The end of 2018 is set to be a huge one in the world of MMA and arguably the biggest fights are coming at the very end of it.
UFC 232 …read more

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Poirier explains injury that forced him out of UFC 230 bout with Diaz

Dustin Poirier sheds light on the injury he sustained that led to the cancellation of his scheduled co-headliner fight against Nate Diaz at UFC 230. MMA fans were met with …read more

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Posted on October 16, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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Khabib Wants To Fight Ferguson In April, Then Retire From UFC

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Khabib Nurmagomedov, believes he only has one hurdle left to clear to cement himself as the greatest lightweight mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter of …read more

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MMA highs and lows of the week: From Bellator and PFL successes to Khabib's callout

MMAjunkie Radio hosts “Gorgeous” George, “Goze” and Dan Tom, as well as guest Richard Hunter, return for our weekly feature to spotlight the good and bad from the previous week …read more

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Daniel Cormier Doesn’t Want Khabib To Box Floyd Mayweather

There has been a lot of talk about another crossover MMA boxing match. However, this one doesn’t involve Conor McGregor. McGregor was defeated earlier this month (Sat. October 6, 2018) …read more

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Co-Main Event Podcast: Download episode No. 327 with Ben Fowlkes, Chad Dundas

Episode No. 327 of the Co-Main Event Podcast now is available for streaming and download.
MMAjunkie/USA TODAY columnist Ben Fowlkes and Bleacher Report lead MMA writer Chad Dundas host the weekly …read more

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This Liddell vs Ortiz 3 fight card will be $49.99 on PPV

Would you pay $49.99 to watch this Liddell vs Ortiz fight card? Oscar De La Hoya and Golden Boy Promotion’s first foray into MMA will feature two UFC hall-of-famers in …read more

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Midnight Mania! Rogan, DC: McGregor Shouldn’t Rematch Khabib Yet

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight … Welcome to Midnight Mania!
In separate interviews, UFC co-commentators Joe Rogan and two-weight UFC champion …read more

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Posted on October 16, 2018, 4:16 am By
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Bellator 208 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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Chael Sonnen on star-studded record, being pound-for-pound best, and fighting 'GSP' in a basement?

UNIONDALE, N.Y. – In the process of turning himself into one of MMA’s most iconic characters, Chael Sonnen has deployed mostly two weapons: a sharp sense of humor and off-the-charts …read more

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Georges St-Pierre might return to MMA in 2019 – and Khabib Nurmagomedov would be right motivation

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It’s been nearly a year since Georges St-Pierre last fought, and until he makes it officially official, he’ll be dogged with questions on when …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2018, 9:46 pm By
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Liddell Vs Ortiz Card Features 17 Fights For Nov. 24

If you buy a ticket to see the inaugural mixed martial arts (MMA) card from Golden Boy MMA, the brainchild of retired boxing champion Oscar De La Hoya, you might …read more

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Coach: Anderson Silva could make 179 lbs if he fights McGregor

Anderson Silva’s coach talks about a potential matchup between the former UFC middleweight champ and Conor McGregor. Anderson Silva isn’t done with MMA just yet.
In a recent interview for …read more

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Daniel Cormier ‘disappointed’ but understands why he’s being stripped of light heavyweight title

Being a dual division champion is one of the rarest accomplishments achievable in MMA. But the few that have achieved it haven’t always gotten the opportunity to defend both titles.
Add …read more

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GSP limits possible returns, would fight Khabib

Georges St-Pierre is leaning more towards retirement from MMA than returning, saying his enthusiasm for fighting again has dwindled over time and he will only return for “big fights.” …read more

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Mauro Ranallo Is A Free Agent, Remains With Bellator (UPDATED x2)

UPDATE: Sources tell MMA News that Mauro Ranallo is a free agent when it comes to working for MMA promotions. UPDATE #2: Bellator officials tell Damon Martin that Ranallo will …read more

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Proposed Liddell vs. Ortiz 3 lineup features Gleison Tibau vs. Efrain Escudero

Golden Boy Promotions has submitted a 17-bout card for its first foray into MMA, and several former UFC veterans are attached.
Bolstering the trilogy between UFC Hall of Famers Chuck Liddell …read more

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Mayweather Accepts: ‘Get The Checkbook Out!’

Hey, remember when Conor McGregor finally returned to mixed martial arts (MMA) and we all breathed a sigh of relief and thought, “Thank god, no more ‘Mayweather vs. McGregor’ posts …read more

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MMA fighter avoids serious injury despite shocking hematoma in TKO loss

Brazilian atomweight Janaina Soares lost her professional mixed martial arts debut recently in Itaborai, Brazil, and a photo of her face went viral online days later.
Soares, who had previous experience …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on October 15, 2018, 2:16 pm By
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Trading Shots: Now that final is set, can we call the Bellator heavyweight grand prix a success?

Is the Bellator heavyweight grand prix turning out to be a big success? If so, what does that tell us about the viability of the tournament format in MMA? Retired …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2018, 12:16 am By
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MMA's week out of the cage: Oezdemir trains at Tristar, Shaq visits UFC PI

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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Posted on October 14, 2018, 11:46 pm By
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Bellator 207 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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Posted on October 14, 2018, 11:16 pm By
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Serra, Longo and Iaquinta rave about Dennis Buzukja: 'A future champ in the making'

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Dennis Buzukja def. Ryan Castro at Bellator 208: Best Photos

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UNIONDALE, N.Y. – Of the five fighters who were making their professional MMA debut on the preliminary card at …read more

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Posted on October 14, 2018, 10:46 pm By
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Chael Sonnen claims he once ‘fought Georges St-Pierre in a basement in LA’

At Bellator 208, Chael Sonnen was taking on arguably the best heavyweight in MMA history, Fedor Emelianenko. Ultimately, Emelianenko’s power proved to be too much for the former middleweight and …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

Dillon Danis: ‘They also hated on Jesus’

Dillon Danis has an interesting place in the MMA landscape. A Brazilian jiu-jitsu phenom, he is best known in those circles for being kicked out of Marcelo Garcia’s gym over …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Posted on October 14, 2018, 9:16 pm By
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Bellator’s Jennifer Chieng talks transition from Wall Street job to Olympic boxing to MMA

UNIONDALE, N.Y. — After her pro debut win at Bellator 208, Jennifer Chieng discusses boxing in the Olympics, quitting her career working on Wall Street, the knockout victory over Jessica …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Sonnen on loss to Fedor: I have never been ‘ground-and-pounded like that’

Chael Sonnen tries to work out where things went wrong against Fedor Emelianenko at Bellator 208. Chael Sonnen fell up short against MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko last night, succumbing to …read more

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Poster For UFC Adelaide Revealed (Photo)

The UFC will return to Adelaide, Australia on December 1st from the Adelaide Entertainment Centre. The card will feature some of mixed martial arts’ (MMA) biggest Australian stars. In the …read more

Source:: MMANews

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