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Boxing for MMA: Fisticuffs for the Freestyle Fighter - Part One: The Guard

Bloody Elbow’s Connor Ruebusch breaks down the mystifying topic of the guard in this first installment of a new series exploring the art of boxing in the sport of MMA. …read more

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Posted on March 27, 2017, 2:16 pm By
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Reza Madadi Eyeing Retirement Fight in Stockholm

The end appears to be near for Reza Madadi’s professional mixed martial arts (MMA) career. With 19 professional MMA bouts and a record of 14-5, Madadi’s run as a fighter …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2017, 7:47 pm By
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Show Money 15: MayMac, WME strategy, Bellator PPVs, and more

The Show Money crew is back to spew their sometimes educated, sometimes random theories on the only show exclusively dedicated to the business of MMA. The Show Money crew is …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2017, 5:46 pm By
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Alex Nicholson Wants to Knock Dan Bilzerian Out For Disrespecting MMA

UFC middleweight Alex Nicholson sees an opportunity to welcome Dan Bilzerian to MMA in order to “teach him to respect this profession”. The ostentatious “King of Instagram” recently told …read more

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“Rampage” Jackson Says His Biggest Regret Is Getting Into MMA

Quinton “Rampage” Jackson claims that his decision to pursue a career in MMA may have been the wrong choice after all. “Rampage” is one of the biggest and brightest personalities …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2017, 3:16 pm By
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‘Rampage’ Jackson regrets starting MMA, wishes he remained close with his family

Now living more than 1,500 miles away from most of his family, Quinton Jackson had to give up being close with them for mixed martial arts. And that’s something he …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2017, 2:46 pm By
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VIDEO | Quinton “Rampage” Jackson says his biggest regret is starting MMA

Next Friday, in the main event of Bellator 175, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson will step onto the canvas for a heavyweight bout with rival Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal. The bout will …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2017, 2:46 pm By
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Al Iaquinta: ‘You Can’t Get Suckered Into That Diego Sanchez Wild Nonsense Fight’

If you’re expecting Al Iaquinta to brawl with Diego Sanchez, you may be disappointed. Iaquinta is set to compete in a professional mixed martial arts (MMA) bout for the first …read more

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Posted on March 26, 2017, 4:46 am By
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Bas Rutten Discusses His New Career Move on “The Bas Rutten Experiment”

UFC and MMA legend Bas Rutten has taken a new direction in his career as of late, with a foray into the world of comedy acting. “The Bas Rutten Experiment,” …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2017, 10:17 pm By
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Sergei Kharitonov Eyeing Win Over Chase Gormley, Revenge, & Bellator Gold

Sergei Kharitonov is aiming to reach the top of Bellator’s heavyweight division. Kharitonov, who has had 29 professional mixed martial arts (MMA) bouts, will compete in his 30th at Bellator …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2017, 10:17 pm By
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MMA's week out of the cage: Dance-offs, film prep and National Puppy Day

Few sports embrace social media like MMA does, and though the lives of fighters often can be mundane and repetitive, they have plenty of memorable moments outside of the cage. …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2017, 9:46 pm By
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Dustin Poirier looking to move closer to title shot with win over Eddie Alvarez

UFC lightweight veteran Dustin Poirier is currently gearing up for arguably the biggest fight of his professional MMA career, where he will fight former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez in …read more

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Bas Rutten talks new web series: 'If fun meets work, I think you have a good combination'

Filed under: Featured Videos, News, Radio Highlight, VideosUFC Hall of Famer and MMA legend Bas Rutten has never seemed to have a problem being in front of the cameras, where …read more

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Video: Nick Diaz rolls corn husk joints before triathlon training with Kron Gracie

That’s right, fight fans! It’s time for yet another Nick Diaz smoking video. While the mixed martial arts (MMA) bad boy continues to turn down fights for his long-awaited Octagon …read more

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VIDEO | Behind the scenes of Brad Pickett’s emotional retirement fight

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It’s been emotional Brad ‘One Punch’ Pickett
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MMA veteran Brad Pickett recently stepped into the Octagon for the final …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2017, 5:46 pm By
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Big Nog on board with Vitor Belfort’s legends league idea

Recently, MMA veteran Vitor Belfort suggested in an interview that the UFC look to create a ‘legends league’ for retired legends of the sport to compete in, so as to …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2017, 5:16 pm By
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Knockout Radio Replay: Ryan Bader

Join Knockout Radio for their show featuring special guest Ryan Bader, plus Randy and the crew review UFC Fight Night 107 and recap all the hottest MMA news!
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Conor McGregor …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2017, 3:46 pm By
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Georges St-Pierre Shows Off Core Strength in Instagram Post

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre gives fans a brief insight into his training preparations ahead of his return to MMA. With a middleweight title shot against incumbent champion Michael …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2017, 2:16 pm By
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MMA fighter comically fails with head kick at LFA 7, then gets brutally KO'd by one

A rule of thumb in MMA is that if you’re going to try a flashy move, just don’t look silly doing it.
Let this capoeira kick attempt by Clovis Hancock during …read more

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Posted on March 25, 2017, 5:16 am By
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Midnight Mania! Cyborg vacates Invicta belt, McGregor vs Iron Fist

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania! Tonight we’ve got women’s featherweight great Cris Cyborg announcing that she …read more

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Chael Sonnen says Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather is official, per ‘ticketing company’

The Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather superfight is a hot topic in combat sports these days, and mixed martial arts (MMA) enthusiast Chael Sonnen has been one of the leading …read more

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Rodolfo Vieira talks first MMA win, lack of interest in going back to jiu-jitsu

Rodolfo Vieira entered a MMA cage for the first time on Feb. 11, and he made quick work of Daniyar Zarylbek.
The multiple-time jiu-jitsu world champion needed less than three minutes …read more

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Three Amigos Special Edition with Matt Serra & Bas Rutten

Former UFC champions Matt Serra and Bas Rutten drop in to discuss a variety of MMA topics. Welcome to your weekly dose of Three Amigos Podcast fun. This episode is …read more

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Report: Khabib Nurmagomedov Scheduled For Open Workout in Moscow on April 1

Khabib Nurmagomedov will reportedly work out in front of a crowd of MMA fans in the Russian capital on April 1. Following hospitalization from complications associated to weight-cutting prior to …read more

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Posted on March 24, 2017, 5:46 pm By
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UFC London: On The Fly – Brad Pickett Fight Night Video Bids Farewell to the British MMA Pioneer

Brad Pickett had the honor of ending his MMA career in front of a home crowd at UFC Fight Night London on Saturday, March 18. While the fairytale ending was …read more

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Posted on March 24, 2017, 4:46 pm By
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Chasing dream of next level of MMA, Matt Sayles gets Dana White audience at CFFC 64

Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosDana White’s “Lookin’ for a Fight” web series has scouted plenty of up-and-coming fighters, and several have signed UFC deals.
On Saturday, another prospect will …read more

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Posted on March 24, 2017, 3:47 pm By
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Midnight Mania! Arum claims UFC wants half McGregor’s purse vs. Mayweather

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania! Tonight we have Bob Arum dishing on why McGregor-Mayweather may not …read more

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Blue-chip prospect Aaron Pico set for MMA debut at Bellator 180

A Bellator blue-chip prospect will make his pro debut on one of the world’s most famous stages.
World-class wrestler Aaron Pico will make his professional debut on Bellator’s June 24 card …read more

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Posted on March 24, 2017, 12:16 am By
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Ilir Latifi vs Antonio Rogerio Nogueira set for UFC Fight Night 112 on June 25

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has assembled a power-punching light heavyweight showdown for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 112 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on FOX Sports 1, which takes place …read more

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Urijah Faber to compete at Submission UnderGround

MMA veteran Urijah Faber may currently be retired from MMA, however the former top ranked bantamweight revealed recently that he will be competing once again, however it won’t be in …read more

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Posted on March 23, 2017, 7:16 pm By
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Latest UFC rankings update: Jimi Manuwa holds steady at No. 4, two fighters get the boot

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently wrapped its UFC Fight Night 107: “Manuwa vs. Anderson” mixed martial arts (MMA) event on UFC Fight Pass (full results here), which took place last …read more

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Posted on March 23, 2017, 3:16 pm By
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Why Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate ending their careers with a trilogy fight makes sense

Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosThere’s never been a rivalry like Ronda Rousey vs. Miesha Tate in women’s MMA history. It’s right up there with Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz. …read more

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Posted on March 23, 2017, 2:46 pm By
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Midnight Mania! BJ Penn returns to fight Dennis Siver, Dillashaw spars with Lomachenko

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight … Welcome to Midnight Mania! Tonight, we’ve got mixed martial arts (MMA) legend B.J. Penn …read more

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The MMA Circus w/ Marlon Vera, Robin Black and Raufeon Stots

Episode 103 of The MMA Circus features UFC bantamweight Marlon Vera, MMA analyst Robin Black, and Victory FC bantamweight title challenger Raufeon Stots. EPISODE 103: The MMA Circus, hosted by …read more

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Posted on March 23, 2017, 12:16 am By
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2 American Animals Episode 35 – Ashlee Evans-Smith and Duke Roufus Join the Animals

On this episode of American Animals, the Animals are back to cover the latest and greatest in the world of MMA. Plus, two big names in the world of UFC, …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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UFC books tripleheader for International Fight Week in July

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is gearing up for its annual summer mixed martial arts (MMA) extravaganza, International Fight Week, scheduled for July 5-9, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
That includes three …read more

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TKO Announces Format, Participants of One Day Women’s Tourney

Lindsay Garbatt (photo: Darren Langlois)
(TKO Press Release)
Montreal, Quebec, March 22nd 2017 – TKO goes back to the grass roots of MMA on June 16th 2017 at Complexe JC Perreault as …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2017, 9:16 pm By
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Chase Gormley: ‘Bellator is Better For Where my Skill Level is Right Now’

Chase Gormley believes he’s in the right place at the current stage of his professional mixed martial arts (MMA) career. Gormley is no stranger to competing for major MMA promotions. …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2017, 9:16 pm By
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Instagram king Dan Bilzerian gets called out after expressing interest in MMA fight

Dan Bilzerian is known for the ridiculous lifestyle that he lives, documenting many of his spectacles for all to see on Instagram.
With 21.3 million followers and counting, the Instagram …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2017, 8:46 pm By
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Dana White, Lorenzo Fertitta, Joe Silva to be deposed by May 2

The depositions the MMA world has waited for are about to go down, one starting tomorrow. Key depositions in the class-action antitrust lawsuit against the UFC by six now-former fighters …read more

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Royce Gracie wants Matt Hughes rematch

UFC Hall of Famer Royce Gracie made his highly anticipated return to MMA over a year ago, where he picked up a 1st round TKO win over Frank Shamrock. The …read more

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Wanderlei Silva: ‘I Really Wanted to Have my 50th Fight Against Chael Sonnen’

Wanderlei Silva couldn’t have asked for more going into his 50th professional mixed martial arts (MMA) bout. Bellator 180 takes place inside Madison Square Garden in New York City on …read more

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Chookagian proved to herself that she belonged in NYC

Katlyn Chookagian was five minutes away from her first professional MMA loss, and she and her coach Mark Henry knew it as the New Jersey bantamweight rose from her stool …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2017, 5:46 pm By
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Watch MMAjunkie Radio here (1 p.m. ET) with Bas Rutten, Bellator 175's Sergei Kharitonov

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT) with guests Bas Rutten and Sergei Kharitonov.
MMA legend Rutten has a new comedy web series called “The Bas …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2017, 4:46 pm By
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The MMA Hour - 373 - Bas Rutten

MMA legend Bas Rutten will stop by to talk about a new project he’s involved in and other MMA news.

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Posted on March 22, 2017, 4:46 pm By
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If I Did It: Nate Diaz vs Dana White, Conor vs Floyd, more

Welcome to If I Did It, the show where we solve PR kerfluffles from the world of MMA and beyond. This week we look at Nate Diaz vs Dana White, …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2017, 1:16 pm By
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Michael Bisping blasts “f**king p**sy” Vitor Belfort for CM Punk callout

Earlier this month, MMA legend Vitor Belfort was mauled by a younger, faster, Kelvin Gastelum. Many fans took this beatdown as a sign that it was time for the aging …read more

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Morning Report: Michael Bisping goes off on Vitor Belfort for wanting to fight C.M. Punk for his farewell bout

After getting stopped in the first round by Kelvin Gastelum two weeks ago, Belfort announced his intention to retire from MMA upon the completion of his contract with the UFC. …read more

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Sportsbook director: MMA betting has matched boxing because of Ronda Rousey

Mandalay Bay sportsbook director MikePiranio believes Ronda Rousey helped MMA draw huge interest among bettors. It is no secret that Ronda Rousey paved the way for women’s fighting, and …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2017, 12:16 pm By
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The MMA Hour - 373 - Adam Copeland and Jay Reso

Former WWE superstars Edge and Christian will talk about their interest in MMA and much more.

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Posted on March 22, 2017, 5:16 am By
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Midnight Mania! “Irish” Joe Duffy downplays McGregor’s chances and power against Mayweather

Bringing you the weird and the wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania! Tonight we’ve got MMA fighter and undefeated pro boxer Joe …read more

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KO’d fighter mistakes ref for opponent, forces him to tap out

Everyone knows that being an MMA ref is a thankless job, but there’s thankless and then there’s just plain cruel. The MMA world is a giving place. On any given …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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Mandalay Bay sports book director: Ronda Rousey helped MMA betting catch up to boxing

Filed under: Featured Videos, News, Radio Highlight, UFC, VideosThis time of year, it’s pretty much non-stop action for Mike Piranio.
The director of Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino’s race and sports …read more

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TJ Dillashaw says Garbrandt can’t make decisions without Faber: ‘Urijah is Cody’s daddy’

The former UFC bantamweight champ is firing a few shots at his TUF coaching opponent, current title hold Cody Garbrandt. One of MMA’s deepest feuds got started back in 2013 …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2017, 9:46 pm By
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Former RFA Fighter Jason Pacheco Killed in Motorcycle Crash Last Week

Jason Pacheco, a promising young MMA prospect, was killed on St. Patrick’s Day in Las Vegas. …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2017, 8:16 pm By
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Kal Holliday Feels ‘a Little More Developed Than’ Miranda Maverick

Kal Holliday will have her second professional mixed martial arts (MMA) bout this Saturday night (March 25). Holliday will share the Invicta FC cage with Miranda Maverick inside the Scottish …read more

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With Lack Of Adequate Pay And No Respect, More UFC Fighters Are Jumping Ship For Bellator

Things are starting to get interesting as Bellator begins to further prove their status as the clear cut number two MMA promotion in the world. Ever since WME-IMG acquiring the …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2017, 8:16 pm By
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‘King of Instagram’ Dan Bilzerian interested in taking an MMA fight

Dan Bilzerian – a musclebound, bearded playboy who seems to spend most of his time in luxury cars surrounded by half-naked women – is interested in participating in an MMA …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2017, 7:46 pm By
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Fading stars from MMA's past have been a ratings hit, but will fans pay premium prices for it?

It’s funny how, if you’d told us a few years ago (and by a few I mean roughly six or seven) that an event featuring Chael Sonnen, Wanderlei Silva and …read more

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Christy Mack releases statement on War Machine being found guilty on 29 counts

This week, former MMA fighter War Machine was found guilty by a jury on 29 counts, including sexual assault, battery and kidnapping. With that being said, the jury was hung …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2017, 7:16 pm By
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Christy Mack releases statement on War Machine being found guilty on 29 counts

This week, former MMA fighter War Machine was found guilty by a jury on 29 counts, including sexual assault, battery and kidnapping. With that being said, the jury was hung …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2017, 6:16 pm By
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Is an MMA fight next on the list for 'King of Instagram' Dan Bilzerian?

Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, Radio Highlight, VideosDan Bilzerian is many things. Just ask Google.
He’s “The King of Instagram.” He’s a multi-millionaire. He’s a poker wiz. He’s a jet-setting …read more

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Marlon Vera on Knocking Out Brad Pickett: ‘I Can’t Wait For my Next Step’

Marlon Vera is coming off what can easily be considered the biggest win of his professional mixed martial arts (MMA) career. This past Saturday night (March 18) Vera entered hostile …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2017, 5:16 pm By
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Tito Ortiz claims he ‘manhandled’ Dana White during private plane altercation

Recently, UFC President Dana White made an appearance on ‘Conan’ to discuss all things relating to MMA.
Of course a superfight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor was discussed, however one …read more

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Jeff Monson to face convicted murderer in next MMA fight

The UFC veteran will face a fighter who served 14 years for murder. Jeff Monson’s next fight will be against a convicted felon who served time for murder.
According …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2017, 4:16 pm By
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Julie Kedzie recalls soiling herself in front of Vladimir Putin

Retired fighter Julie Kedzie recalls what she described as her favorite MMA story. Every fighter has his or her notable moment throughout their respective careers, whether it is memorable or …read more

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Pic: Here's Brad Pickett's special-edition newspaper from his retirement fight

Filed under: News, UFCAs Brad Pickett walked to the cage for the final time in a memorable MMA career, he carried a newspaper – a very special edition.
As we discussed …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2017, 2:46 pm By
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Episode 1 of “The Bas Rutten Experiment” Features Another Side to The MMA Legend

Bas Rutten, one of MMA’s more larger-than-life personalities, switches fight commentary and analysis for chef’s whites and punching turkeys. Yep, you read that right. The former UFC Heavyweight champion and …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2017, 2:16 pm By
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UFC Fight Night 107 medical suspensions and injuries: Corey Anderson sittin’ 45/60 following London KO

UFC Fight Night 107 injuries and medical suspensions for those athletes competing at the “Manuwa vs. Anderson” mixed martial arts (MMA) event last Saturday (March 18, 2017) from inside O2 …read more

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Co-Main Event Podcast: Download episode No. 249 with Ben Fowlkes, Chad Dundas

Episode No. 249 of the Co-Main Event Podcast is now 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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Take 2: Fedor Emelianenko vs. Matt Mitrione on tap as Bellator 180 PPV co-headliner

The Bellator debut of MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko will still come against Matt Mitrione – and this time it’s set for a much bigger stage.
Emelianenko and Mitrione are slated to …read more

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Midnight Mania! Miesha Tate open to WWE - ‘I would love to’

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight … Welcome to Midnight Mania! Tonight, we’ve got retired former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s …read more

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Wanderlei Silva and Chael Sonnen will finally fight on June 24th at Madison Square Garden

One of the biggest feuds in MMA will finally result in a fight at Bellator 180 on June 24th. The long simmering feud between Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva may …read more

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Bellator Back on PPV: Wanderlei Silva-Chael Sonnen Headlines Bellator 180 at MSG on June 24

Bellator MMA will stage the second-ever pay-per-view event in the company’s history later this year: Bellator 180, headlined by a light heavyweight clash between MMA legend Wanderlei Silva and three-time …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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What do we make of a career like Brad Pickett's?

Filed under: Featured, News, UFCAs if we needed any further proof that announcing your retirement from MMA competition well in advance of your last fight is the way to go, …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2017, 8:16 pm By
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Ryan Bader Set to Sign Multi-Fight Deal With Bellator

Ryan Bader is on his way to Bellator. The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) season eight winner had 20 professional mixed martial arts (MMA) bouts under the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) banner. …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2017, 8:16 pm By
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Korean Zombie just called out Ricardo Lamas: Fight me — or get stuck on the prelims

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight contender Chan Sung Jung is finally back with the world’s largest mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion, following a couple of years playing soldier, and he …read more

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UFC 210 Free Fight: Anthony Johnson Melts Kevin Burns With Head Kick

Once upon a time, Anthony Johnson was a welterweight. Newer fans of mixed martial arts (MMA) may not be privy to the fact that “Rumble” was a fearsome striker in …read more

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Chris Weidman, UFC superhero, once beat up three goons before getting nabbed by dirty cops (Audio)

Faster than a speeding Brazilian! More powerful than a juicy Phenom! Able to leap MMA rankings in a single bound! Yes, it’s Chris Weidman, strange visitor from another planet (known …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2017, 3:16 pm By
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Liz Carmouche Lobbying For UFC Women’s Flyweight Division

Liz Carmouche is hoping to see a women’s flyweight division in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Throughout her professional mixed martial arts (MMA) career, Carmouche has competed as a bantamweight. …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2017, 2:16 pm By
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Monday Morning Hangover: Brad Pickett retires from UFC with a loss ... and he’s fine with that

Going into the final fight of his mixed martial arts (MMA) career, Brad Pickett was riding a two-fight losing streak. Admittedly, “One Punch” knew he could have very well been …read more

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Chris Weidman details his involvement in another street fight

Not long ago, former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman amused the MMA community with a story about a street fight that he and UFC light heavyweight Gian Villante got into …read more

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Dan Hardy on Matt Hughes’ Potential Return: ‘If he Does, Fair Play to Him’

Dan Hardy isn’t opposed to seeing Matt Hughes return to mixed martial arts (MMA) competition. Hughes, who is an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Hall of Famer, raised a few eyebrows …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2017, 2:16 am By
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Leon Edwards Wants Donald Cerrone Next: ‘I Think I Match up Well Against Him’

Leon Edwards is looking for ranked competition. Last night (March 18), Edwards defeated Vicente Luque by unanimous decision. The victory improved “Rocky’s” professional mixed martial arts (MMA) record to 13-3. …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2017, 1:17 am By
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KNUCKLE UP #272: A Sigh of Relief Over a Surprisingly Refreshing UFC FN London. In the Nick of Time.

Literary gunslinger Eugene S. Robinson lends his “one”-of-a-“kind” “perspective” to UFC Fight Night 107 London, and a realization that in the midst of MMA panic from the darkness there is …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2017, 1:17 am By
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UFC Fight Night 107 reactions: Winning and losing (and retiring) fighters on social media

Filed under: News, UFCSince 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 …read more

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Posted on March 19, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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Retiring Brad Pickett on head-kick KO loss: 'The younger me would've chewed that up'

Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosThe good news is that Brad Pickett is comfortable in his decision to retire from MMA. The bad news is that it took …read more

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Technique Talk: Phil Daru on the intersection of injury, training and outcomes

An injury crisis has turned into an injury normalization in MMA. The sport is off its peak rate experienced in 2014, but card adjustments or fight cancellations are still all …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on March 19, 2017, 2:16 pm By
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Brad Pickett at peace with not having a ‘fairy tale ending’ to his MMA career

Brad Pickett was a minute away from ending his MMA career with a victory, until things took an unexpected turn.
The British fighter entered Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 107 …read more

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Posted on March 19, 2017, 3:16 am By
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Brad Pickett On Retirement: “Zero regrets. I always look forward, I don’t dwell on the past”

Brad Pickett’s final MMA bout at UFC London Saturday didn’t go quite as he’d hoped. After being up (arguably) two rounds against short-notice replacement Marlon Vera, Pickett was caught in …read more

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Posted on March 19, 2017, 1:16 am By
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Knockout! Watch Marlon Vera ruin Brad Pickett’s retirement via TKO at UFC Fight Night 107

Brad Pickett’s bon voyage from mixed martial arts (MMA) did not go quite as planned earlier today (Sat., Mar. 18, 2017) at UFC Fight Night 107 airing exclusively on Fight …read more

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Posted on March 18, 2017, 10:46 pm By
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Twitter reacts to Brad Pickett's retirement-fight loss to Marlon Vera at UFC Fight Night 107

Brad Pickett was within reach of an ideal ending to his MMA career today at UFC Fight Night 107, but unfortunately it wasn’t meant to be.
Pickett (25-14 MMA, 5-9 UFC) …read more

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Dana White: UFC 'checking out' Mackenzie Dern, she has 'a lot of potential'

According to Dana White, rising women’s MMA star Mackenize Dern is already on the UFC’s radar. At 23-years-old and with just three professional fights to her MMA resume, Mackenzie Dern …read more

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Submission Radio #118: Chris Weidman, Stephen Thompson, Tyson Pedro, Tommy Toe Hold + more!

This week, Submission Radio chats with Chris Weidman, Stephen Thompson, Tyson Pedro and Tommy Toe Hold. Also, Damon Martin (FOX Sports) joins the roundtable to discuss MMA’s hot topics, and …read more

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MMA's week out of the cage: St. Paddy's Day, Mickey Gall vs. watermelon, Miesha Tate learns cockney

Few sports embrace social media like MMA does, and though the life of fighters can often be mundane and repetitive, they have plenty of memorable moments outside of the cage. …read more

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Jimi Manuwa vs Corey Anderson full fight video preview for UFC Fight Night 107 main event in London

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is just hours away from its UFC Fight Night 107 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, locked and loaded for TONIGHT (Sat., March 18, 2017) inside O2 …read more

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Midnight Mania! Conor McGregor walks out with pro boxer at MSG - ‘I am boxing’

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight … Welcome to Midnight Mania! Tonight, we’ve got Conor McGregor supremely confident he will shock …read more

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Dana White: Nick and Nate Diaz keep turning down fights, Nate ‘holding out’ for Conor McGregor

Despite being two of the more popular fighters in mixed martial arts (MMA) today, Nick and Nate Diaz have failed to put a fight together with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). …read more

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Posted on March 18, 2017, 1:16 am By
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Miesha Tate is Staying Retired, But Could Make an Exception For Ronda Rousey

Miesha Tate is happy to be away from mixed martial arts (MMA) competition, but there is one fight that may convince her to come back. The last time “Cupcake” was …read more

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Posted on March 18, 2017, 1:16 am By
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2 American Animals Episode 34 – Matt “The Immortal” Brown Joins the Show!

On this episode of American Animals, the Animals are here and ready to discuss the biggest news in MMA. First, we get a review of UFC Fortaleza and Kevin Gastelum’s …read more

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