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Andre Fili Gives Respect to Artem Lobov Ahead of Their UFC Gdansk Fight

We’re just a couple of hours away from Poland’s mid-afternoon UFC event, a place that some MMA fans claim Artem Lobov doesn’t belong. They come out of the woodwork every …read more

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Posted on October 21, 2017, 2:16 pm By
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Rory MacDonald Disputes Mousasi’s Win Over Shlemenko

Controversy was in the air last night as one of Bellator’s most high profile acquisitions, Gegard Mousasi, seemingly done enough to get past MMA veteran Alexander Shlemenko Mousasi, who was …read more

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Conor McGregor posts touching video of son's christening to the sounds of Notorious B.I.G.

As the MMA continues to wonder what’s next for Conor McGregor’s career in fighting, the UFC lightweight champion simply keeps on living and loving life with his new family.
McGregor on …read more

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Posted on October 20, 2017, 10:46 pm By
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Heather Hardy has dust up with former boxing opponent at Bellator 185 weigh ins

Bellator’s upcoming MMA event had a bit of a party crasher when Shelly Vincent, who fought Hardy for the WBC International Female Featherweight title last year, showed up at the …read more

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VIDEO | Michael Venom Page Dominates in His Pro Boxing Debut

It’s not Conor McGregor boxing Floud Mayweather, but it is an MMA fighter stepping into the ring to box. Bellator’s prospect Michael Page made his professional boxing debut today against …read more

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Dana White: New UFC divisions just means bigger fighters will cut more weight

The big topic in mixed martial arts (MMA) for quite some time has been the dangers associated with weight-cutting that have seen many fights canceled, fighters going through extreme lengths …read more

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Posted on October 20, 2017, 9:16 pm By
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UFC Fight Night 118 predictions, preview, and analysis

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to UFC Fight Pass tomorrow (Sat., Oct. 21, 2017) with the UFC Fight Night 118 mixed martial arts (MMA) event featuring a welterweight main event …read more

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Cerrone on Till: Rankings don’t matter, I just needed an opponent

Donald Cerrone talks about fighting Darren Till, who is relatively unknown to many MMA fans. Donald Cerrone’s love for fighting is undoubted. In 2016 alone, he fought a total of …read more

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Knockout Radio Podcast: Ryan Bader, Ian McCall, and Alex Nicholson

Join Knockout Radio for their Oct. 18 podcast featuring Ryan Bader, Ian McCall, and Alex Nicholson. Plus, all the latest MMA news!
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Conor McGregor’s Coach: Tony Ferguson Looks Like ‘More …read more

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UFC heavyweight draws two-year suspension from USADA

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was forced to make some changes to its upcoming UFC Fight Night 119 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on FOX Sports 1, taking place Sat., Oct. …read more

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Posted on October 20, 2017, 6:16 pm By
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Neiman Gracie picks MMA over BJJ: ‘I think it’s boring’

Gracie states his love for MMA while calling competitive grappling “boring.” Competitive grappling is a niche sport that doesn’t excite everyone. Still, it may be unexpected to many for …read more

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Posted on October 20, 2017, 6:16 pm By
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Donald Cerrone vs Darren Till staredown video from UFC Gdansk weigh ins

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to UFC Fight Pass this Saturday (Oct. 21, 2017) with the UFC Fight Night 118 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, which features a welterweight main …read more

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Unlike some family members, Neiman Gracie is in Bellator to win belts, not promote Brazilian jiu-jitsu

A short-notice opponent switch won’t change Neiman Gracie’s plans.
Unbeaten in six MMA fights, the 28-year-old grappler meets Zak Bucia at Friday’s Bellator 185 in Uncasville, Conn., and he’s happy to …read more

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UFC Fight Night 118 Weigh-in Results: Donald Cerrone, Darren Till on Point for Main Event

A young lion challenges the old guard, as the Ultimate Fighting Championship attempts to once again tap into one of Europe’s hottest MMA markets. …read more

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The cult of Gegard Mousasi, MMA’s great unchanged

Nearly nine years ago, just a day before he was to fight Sokoudjou in the Chicago suburb of Hoffman Estates, Gegard Mousasi sat down to a rib eye steak, a …read more

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

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

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UFC Fight Night 118 weigh-in video results for ‘Cerrone vs Till’ in Gdansk

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to UFC Fight Pass tomorrow (Sat., (Oct. 21, 2017) with the UFC Fight Night 118 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, which features a welterweight main …read more

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Posted on October 20, 2017, 1:17 pm By
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Coach Owen Roddy: Conor McGregor ‘back in the gym’ and could start training camp soon

Roddy: “If Conor wants to go at the end of the year, then we go straight into camp.” Although there is still some doubt over Conor McGregor’s future in MMA, …read more

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Posted on October 20, 2017, 12:16 pm By
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Midnight Mania! McGregor back in training, Ferguson fight “not far off”

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Conor McGregor continues to generate headlines without trying. He’s in hypothetical matchups …read more

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Posted on October 20, 2017, 4:16 am By
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VIDEO | Former Opponent Runs Up on Heather Hardy During Bellator Staredown

Heather Hardy is an MMA promoters dream. She’s an undefeated champion boxer who wanted to jump ship and she’s down to scrap with anybody. Not only can she talk trash, …read more

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Posted on October 20, 2017, 1:16 am By
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Heather Hardy Says She’s Made Improvements Ahead of Bellator 185

Heather Hardy believes the changes she’s made since her professional mixed martial arts (MMA) debut will shine tomorrow night (Oct. 20). Hardy will do battle with Kristina Williams inside the …read more

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Bellator 185's Neiman Gracie happy to keep family name relevant in MMA

Filed under: Bellator, News, VideosThe Gracie name will forever and always be remembered as one of, if not, the most important aspects to the growth of MMA. Neiman Gracie is …read more

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Posted on October 20, 2017, 1:16 am By
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UFC Gdansk: Darren Till warns ‘old, fragile’ Cowboy Cerrone not to stand with him ... or he’ll die

Donald Cerrone has collected quite an impressive highlight reel throughout his mixed martial arts (MMA) career, making a name for himself for his striking prowess and countless knockout wins. According …read more

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Posted on October 20, 2017, 12:16 am By
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Heather Hardy says leaps and bounds improvement will be on display at Bellator 185

Filed under: Bellator, Featured, News, VideosUNCASVILLE, Conn. – Heather Hardy’s pro MMA debut earlier this summer was a much-heralded one thanks to her unbeaten run as a women’s boxing champion.
And …read more

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MMA fighter Tara LaRosa accuses Commission Doctor of sexual assault during pre-fight exam

Tara LaRosa alleged on social media that she was sexually assaulted by a doctor appointed by the Massachusetts State Athletic Commission. In wake of the recent allegations against Hollywood executive …read more

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Posted on October 19, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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Donald Cerrone: ‘The MMA Audience is so Stupid’

Donald Cerrone isn’t too fond of some mixed martial arts (MMA) fans. This Saturday (Oct. 20), Cerrone will clash with Darren Till inside the Ergo Arena in Gdansk, Poland. The …read more

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Pic: Tony Ferguson just earned his jiu-jitsu black belt in the most legendary way possible

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) interim lightweight champion, Tony Ferguson, once told the mixed martial arts (MMA) media that he would rather have his black belt from famed submission specialist Eddie …read more

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Posted on October 19, 2017, 8:16 pm By
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Dana White: Women’s MMA is ‘Like a (Expletive) Rocket Ship Right Now’

Women’s MMA didn’t start with Ronda Rousey. Pioneer promoters like Jeff Osborne of Hook-N-Shoot were putting on all-women fight cards in the early 2000’s. Elite XC put women’s fighting on …read more

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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2546 with Mackenzie Dern, Alexander Shlemenko, Campbell McLaren, John Castaneda

Stream or download Wednesday’s episode of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Mackenzie Dern, Alexander Shlemenko, Campbell McLaren, and [autotag]John Castaneda.
Jiu-jitsu specialist Dern talked about her recent MMA submission win over Mandy …read more

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Teammate Artem Lobov: ‘Of course’ McGregor wants rematch with Mayweather

Lobov: “Minor adjustments need to be made but I feel that we can get the win if we did it for the second time.” It’s probably news MMA fans didn’t …read more

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Posted on October 19, 2017, 3:16 pm By
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Vitor Belfort announces upcoming showdown with Uriah Hall

According to a Thursday-morning Instagram post, MMA legend Vitor Belfort’s next fight is booked. In his post, Belfort claims he will fight flashy striking specialist Uriah Hall at a UFC …read more

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

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

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Heather Hardy: ‘There’s no doubt in my mind’ that Conor McGregor could be a boxing champion

For boxer turned MMA fighter Heather Hardy, there is a strong possibility for Conor McGregor to hold a boxing title in the future. Conor McGregor may have been defeated …read more

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Watch The MMA Beat live today

On this week’s episode, the panel will discuss Khabib Nurmagomedov’s return options, Gegard Mousasi’s Bellator debut, MMA in the fourth quarter of 2017 and more.
Watch “The MMA Beat” live today …read more

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Midnight Mania! Female fighter Tara LaRosa joins #MeToo, was forced to undergo pre-fight “breast exam”

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Tara LaRosa, a professional fighter for Invicta FC, joined the #MeToo campaign, …read more

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Cole Ferrell Looking to Move One Step Closer to UFC at Valor FC 45

While bantamweight prospect Cole Ferrell is happy with how his first year as a pro MMA fighter has gone, he’s more so pleased with how he was able to persevere …read more

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Posted on October 19, 2017, 3:16 am By
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Referee Marc Goddard: More weight classes ‘not the answer’ to MMA’s weight-cutting issue

The UFC has not yet adopted new weight classes approved over the summer by the Association of Boxing Commissions and Combative Sports (ABC) and it remains unclear when — or …read more

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Posted on October 19, 2017, 12:17 am By
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VIDEO | Most creative and crazy moves pulled off in MMA

There is nothing like a highlight reel finish in MMA and when you can add some flair by finishing with a move that is rarely seen pulled off successfully, you’ll …read more

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Posted on October 18, 2017, 9:16 pm By
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UFC President Dana White: More divisions isn't the solution to MMA's weight-cutting woes

Filed under: Featured, News, UFCUFC President Dana White won’t budge on his stance that additional weight classes are unnecessary in the UFC to help prevent extreme weight cuts by athletes.
Despite …read more

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Posted on October 18, 2017, 6:46 pm By
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Knockout Radio Live: Ryan Bader, Ian McCall, and Alex Nicholson

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Tune in Wednesday at 3:30 pm ET, for Knockout Radio LIVE! with Ryan Bader, Ian McCall, and Alex Nicholson; plus the latest MMA news.
As always, Knockout Radio has the …read more

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Bellator Prospect Jordan Young Discusses Training at ATT, Eventual Move to 205 Pounds

Iowa native Jordan Young got his start in MMA in the Midwest, but his progression from Bellator prospect to contender has taken him to South Florida. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 118 results stream live: 'Cerrone vs Till' play-by-play updates

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back on UFC Fight Pass this Saturday (Oct. 21, 2017) with the UFC Fight Night 118 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, which features a welterweight …read more

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Posted on October 18, 2017, 3:16 pm By
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Khabib: I agree with fans’ frustrations, but I don’t feel that they have abandoned me

Despite his string of fight cancellations, Khabib Nurmagomedov feels he still has the support of MMA fans. Because of his reputation of pulling out from fights, fans now seem …read more

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Posted on October 18, 2017, 2:16 pm By
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Morning Report: Dana White calls Jon Jones the biggest waste of talent ‘ever, in all of sports’

According to a great number of people in MMA, Jon Jones is the best fighter in the history of the sport. Also according to a great number of people in …read more

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Posted on October 18, 2017, 12:16 pm By
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Midnight Mania! Dana White says Jon Jones ‘the most wasted talent ever’

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Jon Jones and Dana White have had a rocky relationship. Jones was …read more

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Posted on October 18, 2017, 4:16 am By
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Heather Hardy Expects to Face a ‘Killer’ at Bellator 185

When assessing her MMA debut at Bellator NYC in June, flyweight Heather Hardy admits that her first time in a cage for a bout threw her off a bit at …read more

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Posted on October 17, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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“Mutant Staph” Forces Durkin Off 217

Staph has been an issue for wrestlers and grapplers alike since it was first discovered by Sir Alexander Ogston in Aberdeen, Scotland in 1880. The sport of MMA has seen …read more

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Posted on October 17, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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BJJ champ Garry Tonon making move to MMA, signs with ONE Championship

Tonon and ONE Championship announce an exclusive fight deal. From the grappling mat to the cage; Garry Tonon is making the long-awaited jump to professional mixed martial arts. The New …read more

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Posted on October 17, 2017, 9:16 pm By
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Who is Darren Till? Getting to know Donald Cerrone's UFC Fight Night 118 opponent

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is just days away from uncorking its UFC Fight Night 118: “Cerrone vs. Till” mixed martial arts (MMA) event, set to take place this Saturday (Oct. …read more

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Conor McGregor's next move will determine if his return lasts

Filed under: Featured, News, Radio Highlight, UFC, VideosRetired MMA fighter and Sirius XM host R.J. Clifford is looking at Conor McGregor’s next move to judge whether his MMA return is …read more

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Posted on October 17, 2017, 5:16 pm By
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Holly Holm wastes one minute of her life responding to Cyborg’s drug-testing drama

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight titleholder Cristiane Justino is one of the few champions in mixed martial arts (MMA) who actually calls out challengers, despite holding court over her respective …read more

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Co-Main Event Podcast: Download episode No. 277 with Ben Fowlkes, Chad Dundas

Episode No. 277 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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Midnight Mania! Man attends MMA event as a fan, leaves with title belt and fiancee

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania!
It’s what practically every MMA fan has wished at one point in …read more

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Monday Morning Analyst: Measuring Mackenzie Dern’s progress

In this episode of the podcast, we look at the top five performers around the world from regional MMA promotions and examine the growth of prospect Mackenzie Dern. …read more

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Posted on October 17, 2017, 1:16 am By
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Bellator contract allows Heather Hardy crossover in boxing, MMA

When boxer Heather Hardy made her professional MMA debut at Bellator 180, she needed to make an impression. There was no other way to construe a one-fight contract.
On Friday, she …read more

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Posted on October 17, 2017, 12:46 am By
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John Gotti III, grandson of notorious mob boss, is making his pro MMA debut

John Gotti III, grandson of the “Teflon Don” is making his pro MMA debut at CES 46 on October 27. Lincoln, Rhode Island will play host to an interesting …read more

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Grappling stud signs contract for professional MMA debut

It’s always interesting to see the evolution of fighters that are standouts in specific disciplines and transition to mixed martial arts.
The latest grappling phenom to sign a contract and move …read more

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Posted on October 16, 2017, 8:16 pm By
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Justin Gaethje explains why he will be avoiding short-notice fights

Justin Gaethje is one of the most consistently exciting fighters in the sport of MMA. Time and time again, the former World Series of Fighting lightweight champion and current UFC …read more

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Condit on UFC return: ‘I’ll probably want to fight until the day I’m dead’

Carlos Condit speaks in detail about his MMA return, after a year-long break from competition. After his stinging first round submission loss to Demian Maia in August 2016, Carlos …read more

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Posted on October 16, 2017, 4:16 pm By
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Before UFC-Gdansk headliner, watch Donald Cerrone's slick combo on Rick Story

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosA few seconds of Donald Cerrone’s UFC 202 bout with Rick Story have become one of MMA’s more popular recent GIFs – and for good reason.
In …read more

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Posted on October 16, 2017, 2:46 pm By
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PHOTO | Check out this incredible poster for a potential UFC 219 fight between Conor McGregor and Tony Ferguson

Whenever a big fight looms on the horizon, MMA’s dedicated fans all chip in to add to the hype. We get fiery debates on social media. We get awesome, fan-made …read more

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Garry Tonon signs with ONE Championship for pro MMA debut

Standout American grappler Garry Tonon will make his pro MMA debut with ONE Championship.
Company officials today announced the 26-year-old Brazilian jiu-jitsu champion had signed a multi-fight exclusive contract with the …read more

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Posted on October 16, 2017, 11:46 am By
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UFC’s Julianna Pena announces pregnancy, putting MMA career on hold

UFC women’s bantamweight contender Julianna Pena revealed Saturday she is expecting her first child. Julianna Pena won’t be stepping into the cage any time soon.
The UFC women’s bantamweight contender announced …read more

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Posted on October 16, 2017, 12:16 am By
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VIDEO | This Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz tattoo might be the best MMA tattoo ever

@thenotoriousmma vs @natediaz209 !! Nate is fully healed apart from a few tiny spots and Conor is 80% fresh, @ufc #ufc Done using @inkjecta @intenzetattooink @inkeeze @killerinktattoo @electrumstencilproducts @dermalizepro @thelvxlightofficial …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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This Week in Knockouts: Rena, Charlo, Krylov and more

Check out all the best knockouts from this past October 8-14 week of fights, including MMA, kickboxing, and boxing. We’ve got another non-UFC fight weekend in the books, which means …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2017, 10:46 pm By
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Grant Dawson Took Out Adrian Diaz, Earned UFC Contract (Free Fight Video)

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Grant Dawson had already earned himself quite the reputation around the MMA world and proved it to be founded on Week 6 of Contender Series with his incredible …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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After almost leaving BJJ for soccer, Royce Gracie’s son Khonry talks victorious MMA debut

Royce Gracie’s son was victorious in his mixed martial arts debut as an amateur, and can’t wait to step back inside a cage one more time.
With the UFC Hall of …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2017, 9:16 pm By
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Tyron Woodley thinks only Gina Carano fight can bring Ronda Rousey back to MMA before move to WWE

While Ronda Rousey has yet to officially announce her retirement from mixed martial arts (MMA), many believe “Rowdy’s” time competing inside the cage is done for good after suffering a …read more

Source:: MMAMania

‘Bigfoot’ Silva camp open to Rico Verhoeven rematch in MMA after TKO loss at GLORY 46

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight title contender Antonio Silva didn’t fare too well in his first-ever professional kickboxing match, losing to current GLORY Kickboxing champion Rico Verhoeven in the …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2017, 6:46 pm By
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Here's that knee-KO that continued Tatsuya Kawajiri's career tailspin

Today at Rizin FF 7, MMA vet Tatsuya Kawajiri had a chance to build some momentum. Instead, it left him with a bruised noggin and another loss.
In a wild card …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2017, 5:16 pm By
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UFC 216 Breakdown: Moves to Remember

If you train in the sport of MMA here are the 10 best moves from UFC Fight 216. Learn from the pros in action. UFC 216: Ferguson vs. Lee took …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2017, 4:46 pm By
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What would it take to make Conor McGregor vs. Georges St-Pierre a reality?

Ever since Georges St-Pierre officially announced his return to MMA competition after a four-year hiatus, speculation has drifted to a possible fight with Conor McGregor. It might happen, but according …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2017, 12:16 pm By
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Frank Shamrock and Kazushi Sakuraba Hand Fought to a Draw at RIZIN

Two legends of MMA. We’re talking about literal combat sports architects here. Before Frank Shamrock was the first ever UFC light heavyweight champion and went on to hold belts in …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2017, 12:16 pm By
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Tito Ortiz Insists He’s Staying Retired: ‘It’s Time to Say It’s Over’

Tito Ortiz says he doesn’t have any plans to make a return to mixed martial arts (MMA) competition. After a Hall of Fame career that saw him earn an Ultimate …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2017, 6:46 am By
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Roger Gracie Retires From MMA Competition, Cites Lack of Motivation

Roger Gracie has decided to walk away from mixed martial arts (MMA) competition. Gracie’s last bout was back in May 2016. He captured the inaugural ONE Championship cruiserweight title. Despite …read more

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Frankie Edgar Doesn’t Believe More Weight Classes Will Curb Poor Cuts

Frankie Edgar doesn’t agree with those who call for more weight classes in mixed martial arts (MMA). It’s no secret that weight cutting has become a hot topic in MMA. …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2017, 3:46 am By
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Ex-NFL player Greg Hardy books amateur MMA debut for Nov. 4

Former NFL player Greg Hardy will compete in his first MMA contest when he meets Joe Hawkins in an amateur heavyweight bout at Rise of a Warrior 21 on Nov. …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2017, 2:16 am By
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MMA's week out of the cage: Jon Jones and Ronda Rousey resurface, Cerrone's rattlesnake, more

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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Roger Gracie retires from MMA despite holding ONE Championship title

Roger Gracie’s step away from MMA comes just a few months after his retirement from jiu jitsu. Roger Gracie is the ONE Championship cruiserweight champion, but hasn’t defended the title …read more

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Posted on October 14, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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MMA has inspired some terrible tattoos, but this McGregor-Diaz ink is pretty amazing

One MMA fan now has quite the way to remember UFC 202 and the rematch between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz.
On Aug. 20, 2016, at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, …read more

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Watch: Mackenzie Dern picks up club-n-sub win at LFA 24

One of the most notable rising prospects in women’s MMA picked up another quick win in her burgeoning career. Ever since she first stepped into the cage, back in 2016, …read more

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Chase Sherman roasted fans who posted selfies on Twitter by telling them what they do for a living

Chase Sherman probably has the best social media game in all of MMA, and the UFC heavyweight showed us why again with a legendary Twitter thread.
Sherman on Friday (the 13th) …read more

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Posted on October 14, 2017, 7:46 pm By
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Coach reveals CM Punk is back in training camp, ‘working on his next fight’

Roufusport head coach Duke Roufus again hinted at an MMA return for ex-WWE star CM Punk. CM Punk’s second MMA fight might be near.
Duke Roufus, who serves as the former …read more

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Posted on October 14, 2017, 7:16 pm By
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UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz 'comfortably retired now,' shuts door on return to fighting

Tito Ortiz made rival Chael Sonnen tap out earlier this year, and that, it seems, is how the “Huntington Beach Bad Boy” is content finishing his MMA career.
Ortiz, who has …read more

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Posted on October 14, 2017, 6:16 pm By
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Former Cage Warriors champion Alex Enlund retires from MMA

Alex Enlund’s return to MMA was one of the big selling points to ACB 70 in Sheffield last month.
On the night, the South Shields submission ace came up on …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Is CM Punk's return to UFC imminent? He's apparently training like it is

CM Punk is hard at work, preparing for his second fight in the UFC.
At least that’s what it looks like based on an Instagram post by MMA trainer Duke Roufus, …read more

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Posted on October 14, 2017, 5:16 pm By
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'Bigfoot' Silva’s manager suggests Rico Verhoeven rematch in MMA

After losing his kickboxing debut to Glory heavyweight champion Rico Verhoeven, Antonio Silva wants to take on the decorate striker once again but in his own world.
“Bigfoot” took on Verhoeven …read more

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ONE champion Roger Gracie retires from MMA

Three months after retiring from jiu-jitsu, Roger Gracie has decided to hang up his MMA gloves as well.
Gracie competed in MMA for the last time in May 2016, when he …read more

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Posted on October 14, 2017, 11:16 am By
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Luanna Alzuguir scores submission win in amateur MMA debut

Mackenzie Dern wasn’t the only female jiu-jitsu ace to win on Friday night.
Five-time jiu-jitsu world champion and ADCC gold medalist Luanna Alzuguir put on a dominating performance in her amateur …read more

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Posted on October 14, 2017, 4:46 am By
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Midnight Mania! Watch Mackenzie Dern drop, choke out Mandy Polk at LFA 24

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight … Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Ace grappler Mackenzie Dern improved her fledgling MMA career to 4-0 …read more

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LFA 24 results: Mackenzie Dern smashes Mandy Polk, Curtis Millender KOs Matthew Frincu

PHOENIX — Mackenzie Dern has some pop, too.
Dern (4-0), a jiu-jitsu champion who is considered one of the top prospects in women’s MMA, stayed unbeaten Friday night at LFA 24, …read more

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ADCC champion Luanna Alzuguir confident ahead of amateur MMA debut

One of the best female jiu-jitsu competitors is making her amateur mixed martial arts debut Friday night.
Luanna Alzuguir, a five-time jiu-jitsu world champion as a black belt and ADCC 2009 …read more

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Posted on October 14, 2017, 12:46 am By
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Behold, Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva, GLORY kickboxer

With just one victory in his past 10 MMA appearances, Antonio Silva (19-12-1) is trying something different.
As MMAjunkie previously reported, Silva has elected to try his hand at kickboxing, instead, …read more

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Michael Bisping vs Georges St-Pierre staredown video from UFC 217 press conference in Toronto

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight titleholder Michael Bisping will headline the upcoming UFC 217 pay-per-view (PPV) mixed martial arts (MMA) event against former welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre, who returns from …read more

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Mackenzie Dern just as curious as you are for how she'll fare at flyweight at LFA 24

Filed under: AXS TV Fights, News, VideosAfter fighting at strawweight for her first three MMA bouts, Mackenzie Dern is hoping a change to flyweight will make life a little easier.
The …read more

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Posted on October 13, 2017, 1:46 pm By
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Midnight Mania! Daniel Cormier targets early 2018 UFC return against Volkan Oezdemir

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania!
There is a lot of talk floating around about what champions are …read more

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Posted on October 13, 2017, 4:16 am By
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John Gotti III, grandson of notorious mobster, to make MMA pro debut

The grandson of one of New York City’s most notorious figures will make his professional mixed martial arts debut on Oct. 27.
John Gotti III will appear at CES 46 in …read more

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Posted on October 13, 2017, 2:16 am By
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Combate Americas announces one-night tournament, new Telemundo partnership

Eight fighters compete for Combate Americas’ $100,000 prize in Cancun. One-night tournaments are rare in modern MMA, but anyone looking to scratch the itch for a wild event will be …read more

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Posted on October 12, 2017, 11:46 pm By
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Grandson of famous mobster set for pro MMA debut

John Gotti’s grandson is about to join another kind of family – the hurt business.
John Gotti III (0-0) will make is professional MMA debut on Oct. 27 at CES 46, …read more

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Posted on October 12, 2017, 10:46 pm By
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VIDEO | Former World’s Strongest Man turned MMA fighter shows off his speed

Mariusz Pudzianowski is a former five-time World’s Strongest Man and bodybuilder that has transitioned his training and focus towards mixed martial arts.
The fighter still has a massive physique and has …read more

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Posted on October 12, 2017, 9:16 pm By
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