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MMA Junkie's 'Submission of the Month' for March: A tapout for the record books

With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMA Junkie looks at the best submissions from March 2020: Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner …read more

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Posted on March 31, 2020, 2:16 am By
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Pro featherweights name their 145-pound GOAT

One of the biggest questions in all of MMA is who is the GOAT? Is it someone who had the biggest impact on the sport or the person who won …read more

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Posted on March 30, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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MMA community reacts to potential cancelation of Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson

Early on Monday morning, UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov announced that he is stuck in Russia due to the country’s new travel restrictions. The implication here, of course, is that …read more

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Posted on March 30, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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Retro Robbery Review: Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz 2

Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Few things infuriate MMA fans more than a fight being scored incorrectly, though the term “robbery” tends to be …read more

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Posted on March 30, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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Midnight Mania! Reports That Khabib Grounded In Russia Are ‘Fake News’

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Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every quarantined night! Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Just …read more

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Posted on March 30, 2020, 4:16 am By
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MMA's week out of the cage: Donald Cerrone, Mackenzie Dern, Paige VanZant and more celebrate birthdays

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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MMA Junkie's 'Knockout of the Month' for March: A wild brawl ends with one punch

With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMA Junkie looks at the best knockouts from March 2020: Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner …read more

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Posted on March 29, 2020, 10:16 pm By
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‘I’m good!’: Jedrzejczyk gives update on UFC 248 injury

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk recently spoke about the physical and mental ‘sacrifices’ fighters take to compete in MMA. Former UFC strawweight …read more

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Posted on March 29, 2020, 9:16 pm By
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Jedrzejczyk Was Blind In One Eye For Days After Zhang Loss

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The former strawweight champ talked about the damage she took to her face in her last fight and how MMA ‘changes your body.’ So …read more

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Posted on March 29, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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Daniel Cormier could retire if coronavirus pandemic doesn’t end by summer

UFC heavyweight contender Daniel Cormier says that if the coronavirus pandemic doesn’t end by the summer he may be forced to retire from MMA. Cormier hasn’t fought since last August …read more

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Posted on March 29, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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Midnight Mania! CTE Isn’t Real Bro

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Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every quarantined night! Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Did tonight’s …read more

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Posted on March 29, 2020, 4:16 am By
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Former UFC champ Miesha Tate shares tips, advice for fighters in a social distancing world

Fighters around the world are being faced with big challenges.
With the outbreak of coronavirus in the U.S. and many parts of the world, training for MMA has become difficult given …read more

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Posted on March 28, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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Jon Jones: MMA’s unfortunate problem and the UFC’s desperate solution

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Jordan Breen opines on Jon Jones’ latest arrest. This is MMA, the misfit’s toybox of sports. It only stood to reason that Covid-19’s ghastly ascent …read more

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Posted on March 28, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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Midnight Mania! Miocic’s Top Priority Is COVID-19, Not ‘DC’

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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 easy …read more

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Danis Blasts ‘Bullet’ For Supporting Jones

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Not many people around the sport of MMA showed support for UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones after his latest arrest. …read more

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Posted on March 28, 2020, 2:16 am By
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Stipe Miocic urges fellow MMA fighters to “make an impact in our communities”

UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic is urging his fellow MMA fighters to “make an impact in our communities” during the coronavirus pandemic. In addition to being arguably the greatest MMA …read more

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Posted on March 28, 2020, 2:16 am By
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MMA Junkie Q&A replay: Jon Jones arrest fallout, the latest on UFC 249, more

Although no fights are going on at the moment, the MMA world was still buzzing with news to discuss Friday.
Most of that news revolved around UFC light heavyweight champion Jon …read more

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Posted on March 28, 2020, 1:16 am By
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Top 5 MMA Fights Of Q1 2020

As we come to the end of the first quarter of the year in MMA, there have been a few fights that have happened that are deserving of being considered …read more

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Posted on March 27, 2020, 7:16 pm By
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Thiago Santos Calls for Title Fight With Dominick Reyes Following Jon Jones’ Arrest

Much has been said in the MMA community about Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight champ Jon Jones, but a former opponent has something else in mind. …read more

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Looking good: Meet the Las Vegas barber who caters to Conor McGregor and other UFC stars

LAS VEGAS – For some MMA fighters, being well groomed is pivotal to fight week going as smoothly as possible. As former UFC two-division champion Conor McGregor once said, “Look …read more

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Posted on March 27, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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Irene Aldana Changed Her Life For MMA

Irene Aldana discovered MMA during her pursuit of a graphic design degree. After she graduated, the degree didn’t matter, she knew her future was in MMA.
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Posted on March 27, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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Pro bantamweights name their 135-pound GOAT

One of the biggest questions in all of MMA is who is the GOAT? Is it someone who had the biggest impact on the sport or the person who won …read more

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Posted on March 27, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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Midnight Mania! Shevchenko Defends ‘Strong And Noble’ Jones

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

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Posted on March 27, 2020, 4:16 am By
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Video: Jon Jones DWI, gun charge reaction

MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck reacts to UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones’ latest run-in with the law and how the MMA world responded to the news.

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Posted on March 26, 2020, 9:16 pm By
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Manager Sticks Up For Broke Fighters, Trashes MMA Media

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Mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters are independent contractors, so if they don’t compete, they don’t get paid. That means all …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Jon Jones' complicated legacy of MMA greatness and personal troubles

Some consider Jon Jones MMA’s GOAT, but his legacy continues to be tainted by issues away from the Octagon. …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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We’re watching more notable UFC prospect busts!

The MMA Depressed-us Chorus | June M. Williams

Zane Simon, Connor Ruebusch, and Phil Mackenzie are back and once again watching the best of the worst of MMA. With …read more

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MMA community reacts to Jon Jones’ Thursday arrest

Early on Thursday morning, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was arrested for aggravated DWI, negligent use of a firearm, and possession of an open container. As always, the MMA …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2020, 6:16 pm By
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PFL champ Kayla Harrison thinks she may have to move to featherweight one day

Kayla Harrison is already a PFL champion less than two years in to her MMA career, but thinks she’ll eventually have to make some changes to cement her legacy.
Harrison (7-0 …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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What Quarantine? Aldo Can Beat Cejudo Without Even Training

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Thanks to coronavirus, most mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters have been forced to put their combat sports careers on hold. That includes Ultimate Fighting …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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Ali Abdelaziz urges the UFC to take care of its fighters: “Fighters need to get paid to support their families”

MMA manager Ali Abdelaziz took to social media to urge MMA promotions including the UFC to take care of their fighters during the coronavirus pandemic. Abdelaziz manages several of the …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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Multi-Sport Athletes In The UFC

From football to baseball to rugby, there have been a plethora of fighters that got started in sports other than MMA.
Read the Full Article Here …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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Pro flyweights name their 125-pound GOAT

One of the biggest questions in all of MMA is who is the GOAT? Is it someone who had the biggest impact on the sport or the person who won …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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Multi-Sport Athletes In The UFC

From football to baseball to rugby, there have been a plethora of fighters that got started in sports other than MMA.
Read the Full Article Here …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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Aung La N Sang vs. Jon Jones? Fantasy matchmaking with ONE Championship's Michael Schiavello

With no fights set to take place for the foreseeable future due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis, much of the MMA world has been left pondering which big fights they’d …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2020, 12:16 pm By
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Midnight Mania! Evans-Smith Accused Of Stealing Medical Supplies

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Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight! Welcome to Midnight Mania!
This is an ugly one. UFC Flyweight …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2020, 4:16 am By
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Dana White Continues To Blast Media Ahead Of UFC 249

UFC president Dana White continues to take aim at media members. White has taken heat from media members and some fans for his insistence in running as many MMA events …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2020, 3:16 am By
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CWFC postpones April & May events due to COVID-19

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One of the last major MMA promotions to keep their event schedule rolling amid the coronavirus pandemic has made the decision to cancel their …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2020, 11:46 pm By
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Din Thomas defends Dana White: “I’m all for Dana making all the fights happen”

Although he was directly affected by the UFC having to postpone recent fight cards, MMA coach Din Thomas is praising UFC President Dana White for his efforts to push forward. …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2020, 10:46 pm By
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Kayla Harrison isn't 100 percent on open scoring but considers it 'a step in the right direction'

Kayla Harrison isn’t a firm advocate of open scoring in MMA, but if the sport is attempting to improve and evolve by trying new things, count her in.
Speaking recently during …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2020, 9:16 pm By
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Five unranked fighters who could be UFC champions in 2021

With little MMA going on at the moment due to the coronavirus outbreak, it’s time to get on our creative hats and ponder questions about the future of the sport. …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2020, 6:46 pm By
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American Top Team coach 'King Mo' Lawal: 'Everyone's stir crazy' because of coronavirus

The current coronavirus outbreak is affecting nearly everybody around the globe, including MMA fighters.
The outbreak of COVID-19 in the U.S. has forced many states to put restrictions and bans on …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2020, 6:16 pm By
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Top MMA podcasts to listen to during coronavirus isolation

With the looming threat of Coronavirus causing everybody to isolate themselves, BJPENN.com has curated a list of the top MMA podcasts for you to listen to (in no particular order). …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder trilogy postponed

The Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder trilogy has been pushed back until the fall of 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic. The pandemic hasn’t just affected MMA, the world of …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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The Voice contestant Joei Fulco talks love of MMA, Paige VanZant fandom, and her plan to someday fight

Joei Fulco | Chris Haston, NBC

Joei Fulco had just wrapped up a soaring duet of Tina Turner’s The Best on The Voice when her coach for the season, …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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Morning Report: Jairzinho Rozenstruik would be ‘happy to dance’ on April 18th if the UFC asked

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The coronavirus outbreak has thrown the MMA world into disarray. Basically every major fight promotion has cancelled or postponed events, gyms are closed, and training …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2020, 12:16 pm By
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Midnight Mania! Stoned ‘Suga Show’ Hits Mitts Off Moped

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

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Posted on March 25, 2020, 4:16 am By
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What's so different about calling fights in an empty arena? A lot, as Michael Schiavello explains

February 28, 2020 will live long in the memory of veteran sports broadcaster and MMA commentator Michael Schiavello.
ONE Championship’s Australian play-by-play man has called the action at Olympic Games, K-1 …read more

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Video: McGregor Calls For Nationwide Lockdown

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Conor McGregor, will continue to fight in the absence of mixed martial arts (MMA) events. …read more

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Posted on March 24, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Gym-less Sterling Denies Sandhagen Report

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) continues to book mixed martial arts (MMA) fight cards for everything past next month’s UFC 249 …read more

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Posted on March 24, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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Resetting the UFC's heavyweight division: What's ahead for Cormier, title dark horses

As the UFC waits to get back in action, our MMA insiders take a look at key questions surrounding the heavyweights. …read more

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Posted on March 24, 2020, 12:16 pm By
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Midnight Mania! ‘Wonderboy’ Relives Pettis KO Loss On Twitch

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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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Posted on March 24, 2020, 4:16 am By
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Free Fight! ‘Hendo’ Scores Vicious KO Over Shogun

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Dan Henderson and Mauricio Rua put on one of the best fights in mixed martial arts (MMA) history at UFC …read more

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Free fight! ‘Hendo’ Scores Vicious KO Over Shogun

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Dan Henderson and Mauricio Rua put on one of the best fights in mixed martial arts (MMA) history at UFC …read more

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Posted on March 23, 2020, 11:46 pm By
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Stephen Thompson was in agony when he rewatched the first time he got knocked out

Everyone should take notes from Stephen Thompson on how to handle a loss.
Throughout his entire kickboxing and MMA career, two-time UFC welterweight title challenger “Wonderboy” had never been stopped in …read more

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Posted on March 23, 2020, 10:46 pm By
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BE’s Baddest nomination thread: What is the all time greatest MMA fight to watch before the world ends?

June M. Williams

Let’s get into another BE’s Baddest tournament. It’s time to pick the single greatest MMA fight to watch before the world ends. Nominate your all time …read more

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Posted on March 23, 2020, 7:16 pm By
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VIDEO | UFC fighters join forces to sing ‘Face the Pain’ during COVID-19 quarantine

Notable members of the MMA community, including a handful of fighters, have gathered together to sing the famous UFC anthem “Face The Pain”. The coronavirus outbreak has generated a series …read more

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Posted on March 23, 2020, 6:16 pm By
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Sweaty, Beer-Drinking Liberal Vows To Save UFC 249

With the MMA world patiently waiting for word on if Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson’s battle for the UFC lightweight title will be postponed for the 5,267th time, MMA Mania’s …read more

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Coach Din Thomas leaves American Top Team

Din Thomas, a long-serving coach at American Top Team in South Florida, has parted ways with the world famous MMA gym. Thomas announced his departure, which he says was amicable, …read more

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Props to Michael Bisping, who is actually taking Covid-19 seriously

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The world of MMA, and the world in general, needs more people like Michael Bisping in these troubled times. The …read more

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Posted on March 23, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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‘Big’ John McCarthy Says MMA Judges Must Understand Scoring Criteria

Bellator color commentator “Big” John McCarthy believes some MMA judging just aren’t grasping the scoring criteria. McCarthy is never shy on commentary duties when it comes to judging in MMA …read more

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Posted on March 23, 2020, 3:46 pm By
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MMA SQUARED: Dana White, Fearless Leader

The president of the preeminent MMA organization has been doing a bit of media. I feel better, don’t you?
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Posted on March 23, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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The A-Side Live Chat: A world with no MMA, fighters’ reaction COVID-19, the future of UFC 249, more

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

This is The A-Side Live Chat on MMA Fighting.
For this episode, UFC strawweight Mackenzie Dern and light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith join José Youngs and …read more

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MMA's week out of the cage: Darren Till, Max Holloway and more make most of coronavirus quarantine

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 March 22, 2020, 10:16 pm By
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March MMAdness: Day 4 Winners Declared, Day 5 Polls OPEN!

Sunday may be the Day of Rest, but there are no brakes on the mixed martial arts (MMA) train. MMAmania.com’s March MMAdness rumbles on with another batch of legendary slugfests …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2020, 8:46 pm By
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MMA Injury Report: Joanna Jedrzejczyk's face, Alexander Volkanovski's hand and more

It’s no secret that MMA is a grueling sport. Injuries occur everywhere from the training room to the cage, and sometimes even beyond that.
Injuries can cause the best set plans …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2020, 7:59 pm By
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Covington not willing to bury hatchet with ‘Street Judas’ Jorge Masvidal

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Colby Covington still hasn’t kissed and made up with Jorge Masvidal. Colby Covington shocked the MMA world when he apologised for …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2020, 7:16 pm By
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Mike Tyson Expects More Crossover Between MMA & Boxing

Boxing legend Mike Tyson anticipates the worlds of MMA and boxing to come together more frequently in the future. In the past, we’ve seen crossover with MMA and the “sweet …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2020, 7:16 pm By
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Mike Tyson predicts we will see more MMA vs. boxing crossover fights

Boxing legend Mike Tyson predicts that we will see more MMA vs. boxing crossover bouts in the future, including potentially with Floyd Mayweather Jr. Tyson recently spoke to The Sportsman …read more

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Referee John McCarthy explains the proper way to judge an MMA bout

Legendary MMA referee Big John McCarthy recently explained the proper way to judge an MMA fight, using Israel Adesanya vs. Yoel Romero as an example. McCarthy is the most experienced …read more

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Former UFC champ Renan Barao signs with Serbian Battle Championship

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Renan Barao will continue his career after leaving the UFC in 2019. Former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao will continue his MMA career in eastern …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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McCarthy details proper way of MMA judging based on Adesanya-Romero

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Former referee and Bellator commentator “Big John” McCarthy explains what proper MMA judging really is. Judging controversies have been …read more

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LOL - O’Malley & Hooper use ‘Tony Ferguson’s training tape’ during quarantine

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Tony Ferguson is a pioneer of solo training. Training during quarantine has been a challenge for many MMA fighters these days. Luckily, there’s already …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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Jared Gordon on police shutdown of Sanford MMA gym over coronavirus restrictions: 'It sucks' 

Jared Gordon’s training, like many others in the MMA world, has been affected by the coronavirus pandemic.
The 31-year-old UFC fighter and his team were ordered by police on Friday to …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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Let’s Debate! Top 10 Walkout Songs In MMA History

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Realistically, what is one to write about when the entire MMA world is shutdown? Here at MMAmania.com, we’re happy to …read more

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The Great Divide: What is the biggest dream fight fans missed out on?

The Great Divide is a recurring feature here at MMA Fighting in which two of our staff debate a topic in the world of MMA — whether it’s news, a …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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Daniel Cormier confirms that trilogy bout with Stipe Miocic will be his last fight

Daniel Cormier has confirmed that he will be retiring from MMA win or lose following his trilogy bout with Stipe Miocic this summer. While the highly anticipated rubber match has …read more

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The Colby Covington rule? American Top Team implements ‘zero tolerance’ trash-talking policy

American Top Team is home to many of the world’s top MMA fighters. It’s also housed a few rivalries, several of them the product of UFC star Colby Covington’s promotional …read more

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‘Sugar’ Hopes To Make UFC Career Sweet Just Like McGregor Did

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There’s no denying that Sean O’Malley is one of the most promising young prospects in mixed martial arts (MMA) today. After all, the …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2020, 10:16 pm By
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MMA fighter found positive to Coronavirus

It was only matter of time before this brand new Coronavirus affected the MMA world. Italian, now retired, MMA fighter Cristian Binda posted on his social media that he is …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2020, 9:46 pm By
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Former Shooto Brazil champion shot to death in home

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25-year-old Glyan Alves did not survive his bullet wounds and passed away last Wednesday in Brazil. In the middle of the worldwide coronavirus pandemic, a promising MMA fighter …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2020, 9:16 pm By
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Video! McGregor Drops Bombs In Basement, Issues Statement On Coronavirus

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Conor McGregor is doing what he can to pass the time, much like the rest of the mixed martial arts (MMA) world trying to …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2020, 9:16 pm By
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Cage Warriors Alum Cristian Binda Tests Positive for Coronavirus After Hospitalization

Given Italy’s current health emergency, it was just a matter of time before one of the country’s MMA fighters would get infected by COVID-19. …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Daniel Cormier Doubles Down On Stipe Miocic Trilogy Being His Last Fight

Daniel Cormier insists that he will be done with MMA competition after a third fight with Stipe Miocic. While it hasn’t been made official, all signs point to Cormier and …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2020, 7:46 pm By
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Midnight Mania! Quarantined Till May Be Heading To Heavyweight

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

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Posted on March 21, 2020, 4:16 am By
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Askren Proposes ‘Funky’ Plan To Stage Khabib Vs. Tony

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While a few upcoming Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) events have been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak, mixed martial arts (MMA) fans …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2020, 2:16 am By
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Daniel Cormier: Location for Stipe Miocic trilogy 'ideal,' hints Kamaru Usman will share card

Daniel Cormier’s send-off from MMA is inching closer to reality, and his excitement level is cranking up as the details start to get sorted.
Although discussions have somewhat hit a standstill …read more

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Five of the most costly fighter weight cutting blunders in UFC History

Arguably one of the hardest challenges of MMA begins before the fight has even started: weight cutting. The primary purpose of cutting weight is to make the limit set by …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2020, 11:46 pm By
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Top fighters you should follow on Instagram

Amid the Coronavirus epidemic and MMA events being cancelled left right and centre, many fight fans are stuck at home twiddling their thumbs. Not to fear, BJPenn.com have come to …read more

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O’Malley tackling MMA career McGregor-style, ‘like a business’

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Sean O’Malley sounds happy to be back in the cage and fighting again. And moving forward he’s hoping to use Conor McGregor’s rise as …read more

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Cage Warriors CEO explains 'very simple decision' to host event amid coronavirus concerns

Friday’s Cage Warriors 113 event was going to go forward come hell or high water, according to company CEO Graham Boylan.
Despite every other noteworthy MMA promotion closing up shop during …read more

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UFC On ESPN Moments We Love

Look back at some of the best UFC On ESPN moments since the leader in MMA partnered with the worldwide leader in sports.
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Randa Markos on fighting at UFC Brasilia during global coronavirus pandemic

Randa Markos had quite a fight week experience.
With the majority of sports and other MMA organizations canceling their events, the UFC received heavy criticism for going ahead with the UFC …read more

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Wrestling breakdown: UFC Brasilia’s Moreno vs. Formiga

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Exploring the impressive gameplan that allowed Brandon Moreno to outfox ace MMA grappler Jussier Formiga Last week, I broke down some of the tactics …read more

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CES MMA, Shooto Brazil, Jungle Fight Postpone Events Due to Coronavirus

The coronavirus is waging war on the MMA landscape, and three more promotions have elected to fight another day. …read more

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Dana White buries MMA media for pandemic worries: They’re the ‘weakest, wimpiest people on earth’

Dana White has been working hard to keep the UFC running during the coronavirus pandemic. While he ultimately had to “indefinitely postpone” three UFC shows, he delayed doing so until …read more

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White slams MMA media for being ‘the‘weakest, wimpiest people on earth’

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“The weakest, wimpiest people on earth cover the biggest, baddest sport on earth.” While most sporting events have been postponed or cancelled due to …read more

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Cage Warriors 113 live results (2:30 p.m. ET)

With the rest of the MMA world on virtual shutdown, all eyes will be on Manchester, England, on Friday when U.K.-based promotion Cage Warriors moves ahead with its latest event.
The …read more

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Morning Report: Ben Askren has a plan on how to save Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson

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For a couple of weeks now, the biggest concern in MMA has been about the fate of UFC 249, specifically the lightweight …read more

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Midnight Mania! Lewis Is Glad Izzy Vs. Romero Sucked

Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports

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

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