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UFC President Dana White recently called Alan Belcher’s Johnny Cash tattoo “the worst thing he’s ever seen,” though to be fair, this video of White judging MMA ink was filmed …read more

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Amanda Nunes/Kayla Harrison Potential Fight Has Major Barrier

MMA fans have discussed a rhetorical matchup between American Top Team teammates Amanda Nunes and Kayla Harrison for months.

Nunes and Harrison have skyrocketed to the top of women’s MMA, especially …read more

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Midnight Mania! Mir ‘Could Have Really Got Hurt Bad’

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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 December 1, 2021, 5:16 am By
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MMA Junkie's 'Fight of the Month' for November: A lightweight war for the ages

With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMA Junkie looks at the best fights from November 2021: Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner …read more

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Posted on December 1, 2021, 3:16 am By
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Alexa Culp not leaving MMA but open to more Triller Triad Combat: 'I would never throw this away, either'

ARLINGTON, Texas – While her Triller Triad Combat debut couldn’t have gone much better, Alex Culp says she’s not walking away from MMA.
“I don’t know,” Culp said about her next …read more

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Who is the best MMA rapper alive? — Bryce Mitchell enters conversation with first single

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Bryce Mitchell wasn’t able to get in the octagon this year, but he’s apparently been logging plenty of …read more

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Posted on November 30, 2021, 9:16 pm By
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Blachowicz Eyes Potential Rakic Fight In Early 2022

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Jan Blachowicz admittedly had one of the worst performances of his mixed martial arts (MMA) career the night he attempted …read more

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Posted on November 30, 2021, 6:16 pm By
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Khamzat Chimaev Calls Out Brock Lesnar and Georges St-Pierre

Khamzat Chimaev has called out a pair of former UFC champions on Twitter.

Chimaev took the MMA world by storm last year. During COVID-19 lockdowns, many fighters were stuck due to …read more

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Posted on November 30, 2021, 2:16 pm By
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‘Honor me with a check’ - Rampage rejects HOF induction, MMA fame

Quinton “Rampage” Jackson at the UFC 123 weigh-ins in 2010. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Quinton “Rampage” Jackson says …read more

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Posted on November 30, 2021, 11:16 am By
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Midnight Mania! Crazy Khamzat Calls Out Heavyweights and GOATs

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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 November 30, 2021, 5:16 am By
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Rizin Veteran, ’TUF’ Cast Member Jake Heun Sentenced to Prison on Drug Trafficking Charges

Twenty-four fight MMA veteran Jake Heun has been sentenced seven years and nine months in prison after being convicted on drug trafficking charges in Australia. …read more

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Posted on November 30, 2021, 3:46 am By
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MMA Junkie's 'Submission of the Month' for November: James Gallagher falls on home soil

With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMA Junkie looks at the best submissions from November 2021: Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner …read more

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Posted on November 30, 2021, 3:16 am By
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'Rampage' Jackson has no interest in recognition or accolades like the UFC Hall of Fame: 'I don't fight to be famous'

Quinton Jackson does not care if he is recognized for his career accomplishments.
“Rampage” started his professional MMA career in 1999, and has fought under some of the most storied promotions …read more

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Posted on November 29, 2021, 11:46 pm By
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Dan Hooker: I’d Love To Throw Down With The Korean Zombie

Dan Hooker has revealed his desire to trade leather with featherweight contender “The Korean Zombie” Chan Sung Jung if he returns to 145 pounds in 2022.

Hooker arrived on MMA’s biggest …read more

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Posted on November 29, 2021, 9:16 pm By
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Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Eagle FC Will Debut in the U.S Next Year

Khabib Nurmagomedov is looking to bring his MMA promotion stateside.

It has been a full year since Khabib Nurmagoedov announced his retirement from the UFC. In the time since his last …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov bringing his Eagle FC promotion to Miami in January

Former UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov is about to take his post-fighting career to the next level.
Nurmagomedov’s Russia-based promotion, Eagle FC, will try out the MMA landscape in the U.S. …read more

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Anderson Silva reveals the most important fight of his MMA career

Speaking in a new interview, former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva revealed the most important fight of his MMA career. Silva, who is currently competing in boxing, is one of …read more

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Posted on November 29, 2021, 4:16 pm By
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How to watch 'ONE Championship: Winter Warriors' – Fight card, start time, live stream

ONE Championship is back Friday with “ONE Championship: Winter Warriors,” which includes the finals of the promotion’s atomweight grand prix in the night’s featured MMA contest.
Here’s how to watch the …read more

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Posted on November 29, 2021, 2:16 pm By
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Bold predictions for the end of 2021 in MMA, including a defining moment for Rob Font

In the final month of 2021 there will be big fights in the UFC and Bellator that could shape several divisions heading into 2022. …read more

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Posted on November 29, 2021, 1:16 pm By
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MMA Junkie's 'Knockout of the Month' for November: The point. The flying knee. The finish.

With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMA Junkie looks at the best knockouts from November 2021: Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner …read more

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Posted on November 29, 2021, 12:16 am By
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Tyron Woodley reveals plans for 2022, says he will return to MMA next July

Former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley revealed his plans for 2022, saying that he will return to MMA next July. Woodley was released by the UFC earlier this year following …read more

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Posted on November 28, 2021, 10:16 pm By
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Albert Tumenov content to keep boxing but wants UFC return: 'I promise, Dana, you will not regret it'

ARLINGTON, Texas – Following a sensational victory at Saturday’s Triller Triad Combat, eight-time UFC veteran Albert Tumenov fancies a return to the world’s biggest MMA promotion.
Tumenov’s striking skills were on …read more

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Paul Felder says MMA fighters are a 'sensitive group,' details UFC commentary struggles

Paul Felder is experiencing MMA under a new light.
The former UFC lightweight contender and now retired fighter finds himself on the outside looking in on event nights. Felder (17-6 MMA, …read more

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Posted on November 28, 2021, 7:46 pm By
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Geoff Neal fires back at Derek Brunson after suggesting welterweights are avoiding Khamzat Chimaev

UFC welterweight contender Geoff Neal fired back at Derek Brunson after suggesting that welterweights are avoiding Khamzat Chimaev. Neal recently spoke to MMA journalist James Lynch and he was asked …read more

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Cris Cyborg explains how leaving the UFC for Bellator saved her MMA career

Bellator women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg explained in a recent interview how leaving the UFC for Bellator saved her MMA career. Cyborg was the former UFC women’s featherweight champion, but …read more

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Posted on November 28, 2021, 3:16 pm By
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Conor McGregor gives timeline for return, weighs in on Nate Diaz trilogy fight, Kamaru Usman

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Conor McGregor promises his return to MMA is “imminent” as soon as he’s cleared for MMA sparing, which he said will …read more

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With chess playing mentality, Khaos Williams sees being at the ‘top-top’ at 170 in ‘a year or two’

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Khaos Williams believes there’s more to MMA than just training and fighting.
Williams continues to make a name for himself …read more

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Posted on November 28, 2021, 12:16 am By
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McGregor says he'll be cleared to spar by April

Conor McGregor tweeted Saturday that he will be cleared to return to MMA sparring by April. And after that, McGregor wrote, “a return will be imminent.” …read more

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Posted on November 27, 2021, 11:16 pm By
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MMA Athlete With Cerebral Palsy Training At Jackson-Wink

Alex Swetland is a 14-year-old with cerebral palsy. After contending with various bouts of health ailments, the teenager is eager to one day make his mark in MMA.

Swetland is a …read more

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Posted on November 27, 2021, 9:16 pm By
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Midnight Mania! ‘Dumb’ Perry Fought Out UFC Contract By Accident

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

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Posted on November 27, 2021, 5:16 am By
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'I was almost going broke fighting in MMA': Rachael Ostovich says BKFC far more lucrative

Rachael Ostovich[autotag] has received offers for both bare-knuckle boxing and MMA, but her choice will depend on the numbers.
A former UFC women’s flyweight and “The Ultimate Fighter 26” cast member, …read more

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Ngannou: I Always Expected To Fight Former Teammate Gane In The UFC

UFC Heavyweight Champion Francis Ngannou has admitted he always expected to eventually face former teammate and current interim titleholder Ciryl Gane on MMA’s biggest stage.

Ngannou, who arrived in the UFC …read more

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Posted on November 26, 2021, 11:16 pm By
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AEW star Bryan Danielson delves into MMA origins of ‘Yes chant,’ reenacting Silva-Sonnen 2 with CM Punk

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Bryan Danielson rode his prodigious in-ring talents, a healthy helping of positivity, and a little MMA influence …read more

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Posted on November 26, 2021, 10:16 pm By
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Michael Chiesa after staring down Justin Gaethje in recent commercial: ‘I feel bad for these guys that have to fight him’

Michael Chiesa may not win an Oscar anytime soon, but his first stab at the silver screen wasn’t half bad.
By now, nearly every MMA fan in North America has probably …read more

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Rampage, Briggs Get Physical During Weigh Ins

Triller Fight Club held its official weigh ins for this Sat. night’s (Nov. 27) “Triad Combat” hybrid combat sports event, pitting boxers against MMA fighters in mixed rules bouts. The …read more

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Posted on November 26, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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Chandler: Anyone Who Discredits McGregor Is A “Casual” Or A “Hater”

UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler has branded those who discredit former two-division champion Conor McGregor’s abilities as a “casual” or a “hater.”

Since going 9-1 on MMA’s biggest stage and holding …read more

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Morning Report: Paul Felder outlines two scenarios that could draw him out of retirement

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Earlier this year, while working commentary for UFC Vegas 27, lightweight contender Paul Felder officially announced his retirement from MMA. The …read more

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Posted on November 26, 2021, 1:16 pm By
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Midnight Mania! Tree-Punching Prochazka, ‘It’s Good Training!’

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Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight! Welcome to Midnight Mania!
28-3 with …read more

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Posted on November 26, 2021, 5:16 am By
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Jędrzejczyk “Super Happy” At Growth Of Strawweight And Women’s MMA

Joanna Jędrzejczyk is pleased with the growth of the sport since she was strawweight champion.

While she was technically the second champion at 115lb in the UFC, beating inaugural Carla Esparza …read more

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Posted on November 26, 2021, 3:16 am By
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UFC, MMA community celebrates Thanksgiving on social media

Today was Thanksgiving in the United States, and plenty of fighters and other figures in the MMA community took time to share the holiday with family, friends and loved ones.
Check …read more

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Posted on November 26, 2021, 2:46 am By
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MMA world celebrates Thanksgiving 2021 with family and memes (and running routes)

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Thanksgiving may be a bit different in the world of mixed martial arts, with the pesky dilemmas of weight-cutting and fight preparation getting …read more

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Posted on November 26, 2021, 12:16 am By
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Archives: Frank Mir and one of the nastiest arm breaks in MMA history

Frank Mir locks in a brutal kimura on Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira at UFC 140 in 2011. | Photo by Nick Laham/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images
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[ARCHIVES] Here’s How The MMA World Celebrated Thanksgiving 2017

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Here is a trip down memory lane to see how the MMA community rang in Thanksgiving four years ago. The following story is presented to you in its …read more

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Posted on November 25, 2021, 4:16 pm By
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[ARCHIVES] Tito Ortiz Sleeps Chuck Liddell In First Round (Video)

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On this day in MMA history three years ago, Tito Ortiz and Chuck Liddell fought for (presumably) the final time in their legendary careers. Here, you can see …read more

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Matt Mitrione explains why he is “done with MMA”

Former Bellator and UFC heavyweight contender Matt Mitrione explained why he is “done with MMA” following his three-fight losing skid. Mitrione recently was finished by Tyrell Fortune in Bellator for …read more

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Midnight Mania! Usman Broke His Hand Three Weeks Before ‘Chaos’ Fight

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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 November 25, 2021, 5:16 am By
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After COVID Mask Dispute Pops Off At Café, MMA Fighter Apologizes

After being implored to wear a mask inside of a café in Dublin, MMA fighter David McCarthy became enraged but has since apologized for his actions.

McCarthy reportedly insulted the Butler’s …read more

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Posted on November 25, 2021, 1:16 am By
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Oscar winner Halle Berry gives a fresh look to the gritty side of MMA in 'Bruised'

In the film world, Halle Berry has nothing short of legend status.
There’s a handsome little man named Oscar in her trophy case she can thank for that, along with the …read more

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Posted on November 25, 2021, 12:46 am By
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The best (and worst!) MMA movies of all time

Wednesday, a new MMA movie arrived on the scene in the form of “Bruised.”
Directed by and starring Oscar winner Halle Berry, “Bruised” is the story of former UFC fighter Jackie …read more

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Posted on November 25, 2021, 12:46 am By
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Matt Mitrione considers himself ‘done with MMA’ ahead of Triller Triad debut

Matt Mitrione | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Matt Mitrione is ready to move on from cage-fighting.
The veteran heavyweight announced Wednesday on The MMA Hour that …read more

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Uriah Hall Calls Out Darren Till Again After Receiving No Response

UFC middleweight Uriah Hall has continued to set his sights on fellow 185-pound contender Darren Till for his next Octagon appearance.

Hall, who’s been in the world’s leading MMA promotion since …read more

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Video: Triller Fight Club Triad Combat pre-fight press conference

On Saturday, Triller returns to combat sports action for Triad Combat, a boxing-focused combat sport with unique rules.
The event pits MMA fighters against boxers wearing hybrid gloves in a triangle-shaped …read more

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Posted on November 24, 2021, 8:16 pm By
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‘Bruised’ review: Halle Berry tells a gritty, yet predictable tale set in MMA world

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It’s not easy to make a compelling sports movie set in the world of MMA.
While boxing spectacles such as Rocky and …read more

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Posted on November 24, 2021, 4:16 pm By
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‘The thrill is not there anymore’ - Rampage leaves MMA, calls out boxing champ

Quinton “Rampage” Jackson during the weigh-ins of Bellator: Japan in 2019. | Photo by Jun Sato/WireImage

Quinton “Rampage” Jackson is looking at a possible …read more

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Posted on November 24, 2021, 3:16 pm By
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Halle Berry and Valentina Shevchenko formed a friendship on set through pain and weight cuts

Halle Berry directed and starred in “Bruised,” a film that put her deep in the world of MMA opposite UFC flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko. …read more

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MMA fighter accused of biting roomate’s testicle

MMA fighter Donadon Salvato, who was arrested on suspicion of biting his roommate’s testicle. | Metro Nashille Police Department

Donovan Salvato was charged with domestic …read more

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Posted on November 24, 2021, 1:16 pm By
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Midnight Mania! COVID-19 Forces Brown Out Of Barberena Bout

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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 November 24, 2021, 5:16 am By
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Loopy Godinez on historic UFC run: ‘I’m pretty crazy’

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UFC strawweight Loopy Godinez didn’t set out to break the activity record for the MMA promotion, but she’s not too …read more

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Posted on November 24, 2021, 12:16 am By
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Stipe Miocic Would Be “Over The Moon” For Boxing Opportunity

Stipe Miocic would like the chance to enter the boxing ring.

Miocic is arguably the greatest heavyweight of all time in MMA and is known for his striking. He has crisp …read more

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Posted on November 23, 2021, 11:16 pm By
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Rampage Done With MMA, Wants Briggs In Boxing

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“That thrill is not there anymore in MMA like when I started.” —Quinton “Rampage” Jackson Former …read more

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Posted on November 23, 2021, 4:46 pm By
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Rob Font expects to ‘pick apart’ Jose Aldo and earn stoppage win to enter title conversation at bantamweight

Rob Font is eager to be able to share the Octagon with an MMA legend in Jose Aldo. Font and Aldo are set to headline UFC Vegas 44 on December …read more

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Posted on November 23, 2021, 4:16 pm By
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Gina Carano Talks Life After Being ‘Canceled’ & Hunter/Joe Biden Film

Former women’s MMA pioneer Gina Carano has conducted a busy life outside of fighting, and it looks like her conquest into Hollywood continues.

Gina Carano was fired from Lucasfilm in Feb. …read more

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Posted on November 23, 2021, 3:16 pm By
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The Pulse of MMA: Fans React To McGregor’s Claim Of Title Shot On Return

The Pulse of MMA: Fan Reactions To The Sport’s Biggest Stories

In this installment of The Pulse of MMA, we look at the raw, unfiltered reactions from MMA fans to Conor …read more

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Posted on November 23, 2021, 7:16 am By
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Rampage Jackson targets move to boxing, wants to fight ‘disrespectful’ Shannon Briggs

Quinton “Rampage” Jackson’s time in MMA appears to be no more. Rampage began his professional MMA career in 1999 and went on to have an illustrious career most notably taking …read more

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Midnight Mania! Hooker Makes 146 In Test Cut

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

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Gabi Garcia: ‘No chance’ Kayla Harrison beats Cris Cyborg in MMA

Undefeated fighter Gabi Garcia is in talks for a potential return to MMA in late 2021. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Brazilian jiu-jitsu legend Gabi …read more

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TV actor takes bout in mini-cage, gets DQ’d for biting

Jacek Muranski takes on Arkadiusz Tarcieula at Fame MMA 12.

Polish TV actor Jacek Muranski filled in for his son for an MMA bout in …read more

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Posted on November 23, 2021, 12:16 am By
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Video: Fighter knocks out opponent with head kick, audibly snaps own leg in the process

A head kick knockout is usually about as great of a highlight as a young fighter could ask for. But for amateur MMA fighter Dylan Kiskila, that highlight came with …read more

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'Rampage' Jackson targets switch to boxing: 'That thrill is not there anymore in MMA'

Quinton Jackson is done with MMA.
The former UFC and Pride FC champion is looking to jump in the sport of boxing and striking disciplines, as he’s grown tired of competing …read more

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Posted on November 22, 2021, 9:46 pm By
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Crooklyn’s Corner 22: Things we’re thankful for in 2021 MMA with Rhino

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Episode 22 discussion: Stephie and popular podcast host Rhino break down Thanksgiving dinner MMA style with fights, fighters, KOs and more that …read more

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Posted on November 22, 2021, 9:16 pm By
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Procházka Reveals The Two UFC Fighters Who Inspire Him The Most

UFC light heavyweight contender Jiří Procházka has revealed that two top flyweights inspire him the most on MMA’s biggest stage.

In just two fights in the UFC, Procházka has already jumped …read more

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Posted on November 22, 2021, 6:16 pm By
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Video: Fighter Snaps Leg During Headkick KO

Right Leg, Hospital. Left leg, also hospital. Every time I see a fighter break his (or her) leg during an MMA bout, I think back to that sickening “Ultimate Fighter” …read more

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Posted on November 22, 2021, 4:46 pm By
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Marcus Davis wins return to MMA after seven-year layoff

Former UFC fighter Marcus Davis, who was active as a pro between 2003 and 2014, recently won his return to MMA after a seven-year layoff. Davis was a former Ultimate …read more

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Posted on November 22, 2021, 4:16 pm By
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Sean O’Malley Gives His Picks For The Two Best Boxers In MMA

UFC bantamweight star Sean O’Malley thinks that Max Holloway and Petr Yan top the list of the best MMA boxers in the UFC today.

O’Malley knows a thing or two about …read more

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Posted on November 22, 2021, 2:16 pm By
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Head kick KO leg break?! Watch MMA fighter suffer nasty injury, but still win by KO

What. From Anderson Silva to Chris Weidman to Conor McGregor, we’ve seen our share of nasty leg breaks in MMA and kickboxing through the years. This latest one is …read more

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The Pulse of MMA: Fans React To Ketlen Vieira/Miesha Tate Outcome

The Pulse of MMA: Fan Reactions To The Sport’s Biggest Stories

In this installment of The Pulse of MMA, we look at the raw, unfiltered reactions from MMA fans to the …read more

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Posted on November 22, 2021, 7:46 am By
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Ben Askren on once being a part of Joe Rogan’s MMA GOAT list: “I would never expect anyone to think of me that way.”

Ben Askren was once considered one of the greatest MMA fighters in the world, even finding a spot on Joe Rogan’s GOAT list. This was of course prior to ‘Funky’ …read more

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Posted on November 22, 2021, 3:46 am By
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Diego Sanchez Details ‘Evil’ Ongoing Bout With COVID-19

Former UFC standout Diego Sanchez has had quite the bumpy ride in 2021, and that has continued with his recent diagnosis of the Coronavirus.

Sanchez remains an MMA free agent after …read more

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Posted on November 21, 2021, 11:16 pm By
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Video: 48-year-old ex-UFC fighter Marcus Davis wins MMA return after 7-year absence

“The Irish Hand Grenade” is still doing his thing in 2021.
Former UFC fighter Marcus Davis, at age 48, stepped into the cage Friday at Premier FC 32 in Springfield, Mass. …read more

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Posted on November 21, 2021, 8:16 pm By
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Bobby Lashley Takes Credit For Colby Covington’s Change In Persona

WWE superstar and MMA pro Bobby Lashley is taking credit for Colby Covington 2.0.

Colby Covington was once just another young prospect in the UFC’s welterweight division. After being submitted by …read more

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Highlights! Vieira Bruises ‘Cupcake’ For Main Event Win

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Ketlen Vieira scored the biggest win of her MMA career earlier tonight (Sat., Nov. 20, 2021) at UFC Vegas 43 …read more

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Posted on November 21, 2021, 2:16 am By
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UFC Fight Night 198 results: Sean Brady edges Michael Chiesa in a decision, remains undefeated

Sean Brady’s MMA record remains flawless even after taking on one of the best fighters at welterweight.
The 28-year-old rising contender defeated veteran Michael Chiesa in a unanimous decision at Saturday’s …read more

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Highlights! Massive Japanese Pro Wrestler Choked Out In MMA Debut

Japanese pro wrestler Katsuya Kitamura saw his MMA debut go up in flames earlier today (Sat., Nov. 20, 2021) at RIZIN 32 from Okinawa, Japan, when Kitamura was choked out …read more

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Vieira Predicts ‘Tough Fight’ At UFC Vegas 43

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Ketlen Vieira is entering the biggest fight of her MMA career later tonight (Sat., Nov. 20, 2021) at UFC Vegas …read more

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Posted on November 20, 2021, 2:16 pm By
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Midnight Mania! “DC” Makes Top MMA Boxers List, Fighters Hate It

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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 November 20, 2021, 5:16 am By
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Twitter Mailbag: Who will be UFC lightweight champion at the end of 2022?

Questions on your mind about recent happenings in the UFC or sport of MMA in general? MMA Junkie’s Twitter Mailbag is here – and this week, @mma_kings answers:

Who do you predict …read more

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Full match video: Khamzat Chimaev defeats Jack Hermansson in freestyle wrestling

Khamzat Chimaev got his hand raised against a top-tier UFC fighter, but it wasn’t in MMA.
Chimaev, the fast-rising welterweight, defeated Jack Hermansson in a freestyle wrestling match Friday evening. The …read more

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Live! UFC Vegas 43 Results & Play-By-Play!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is locked and loaded for the UFC Vegas 43 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, which takes …read more

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Posted on November 19, 2021, 8:16 pm By
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Miesha Tate: The Plan Is Beat Vieira, Beat Nunes, Fight Holm

Miesha Tate has an ideal plan of how the next several months of her MMA career goes.

Tate is set to headline UFC Vegas 43 on Saturday against Ketlen Vieira in …read more

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Posted on November 19, 2021, 5:16 pm By
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How Kayla Harrison fight talk is giving Cris Cyborg serious Ronda Rousey vibes

Bellator women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg might be experiencing a bit of déjà vu.
Back when Ronda Rousey began her rise to becoming the next big thing in women’s MMA, it …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Anthony Smith explains why Conor McGregor has become “the outsider” among MMA fighters

UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith explained why Conor McGregor has become “the outsider” amongst his fellow MMA fighters. Smith and McGregor have taken some shots at each other over …read more

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‘This sh-t’s not worth it’ - Al Iaquinta announces retirement from MMA

Al Iaquinta prepares for his UFC 268 fight against Bobby Green. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

We may have seen the last of …read more

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Posted on November 19, 2021, 12:46 pm By
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The Pulse of MMA: Fans Weigh In On Ketlen Vieira vs. Miesha Tate

The Pulse of MMA: Fan Reactions To The Sport’s Biggest Stories

In this installment of The Pulse of MMA, we look at the raw, unfiltered reactions from MMA fans to UFC …read more

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Posted on November 19, 2021, 11:16 am By
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Midnight Mania! Iaquinta Considering Retirement, ‘This S—t’s Not Worth It’

Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

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

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MMA Fighter Emilio Scott Jailed 14-Months For High-Speed Police Chase

After nearly crashing through two police cruisers in rural Niagara, MMA fighter Emilio Scott lead police on a high-speed chase that has resulted in 14-months behind bars.

The harrowing incident …read more

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Posted on November 19, 2021, 1:16 am By
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Anthony Smith thinks Conor McGregor will never be ‘one of us’ again

Conor McGregor is arguably the most famous MMA fighter of all time. He’s got cash coming in from every single direction, he’s got the fancy cars and the big yacht …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Bellator's best spinning finishes of all time, including two Emanuel Newton classics

It doesn’t much matter your level of MMA fandom: Everyone seems to love the spinning sh*t, as Nick Diaz famously coined the offensive attack years ago.
Whether it’s a spinning back …read more

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EXCLUSIVE: Brendan Allen Discusses New Dec. 4 Opponent & Contract

The surging Brendan Allen has a new opponent for his Octagon return in two weeks.

As reported by MMA journalist David Van Auken on Thursday, Brendan Allen will now be taking …read more

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Posted on November 18, 2021, 9:16 pm By
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Video: What's in the cards for Leon Edwards and Jorge Masvidal?

Most in the MMA world were looking forward to the grudge match between Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards before it was scrapped a little more than a week ago.
Masvidal (35-15 …read more

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Daniel Cormier names his top five MMA boxers of all time

The debate on who is the best boxer in MMA continues to be a hot topic, and former UFC heavyweight and light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier has chimed in.
Former UFC …read more

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Posted on November 18, 2021, 6:16 pm By
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