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UFC on ESPN 1 salaries: Cain Velasquez ($450k) banks highest paycheck in Phoenix

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Despite a quick TKO loss to onetime title challenger Francis Ngannou, ex-heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez banked the …read more

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Vicente Luque Eyes Jorge Masvidal For Next Fight

Vicente Luque is coming fresh off the fight of his life from UFC Phoenix this past Saturday when he defeated Bryan Barberena via TKO. That makes four straight victories for …read more

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Posted on February 20, 2019, 1:16 am By
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CSAC upholds Megan Anderson’s UFC 232 win over Cat Zingano

The California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) has upheld Megan Anderson’s victory over Cat Zingano, executive officer Andy Foster told MMA Fighting.
Zingano appealed the TKO loss in front of the commission …read more

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Posted on February 20, 2019, 1:16 am By
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Luque calls out Masvidal and Magny after FOTY performance

Welterweight Vicente Luque would like a step up in competition following his TKO win at UFC Phoenix. He may be a little battered, but Vicente Luque already has some names …read more

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Posted on February 20, 2019, 12:16 am By
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UFC Phoenix Results: Andre Fili defeats Myles Jury (Highlights)

A featherweight fight between Andre Fili and Myles Jury kicked off tonight’s UFC Phoenix main card.

Myles Jury (17-3) enters tonight’s contest looking to rebound, this after suffering a TKO loss …read more

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Posted on February 18, 2019, 2:46 am By
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Bellator 216 results, video highlights: Valerie Loureda impressive, pounds out Colby Fletcher for TKO in debut

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – Taekwondo standout Valerie Loureda didn’t disappoint in her highly anticipated pro MMA debut Saturday.
Loureda (1-0 MMA, 1-0 BMMA), against a game opponent in Colby Fletcher (1-3 MMA, …read more

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Watch MMAjunkie Radio here (8 p.m. ET) with UFC champ T.J. Dillashaw, Ricky Lundell (in studio)

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT) with guests T.J. Dillashaw and Ricky Lundell.
Dillashaw, the UFC bantamweight champion, is coming off a quick TKO loss …read more

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Posted on February 15, 2019, 1:16 am By
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Paul Daley Wants To Be The Fight That Pulls Nick Diaz “Back Away From Self-Ruin”

Back in 2011, Paul Daley and Nick Diaz squared off in an epic Strikeforce welterweight title bout. Diaz finished Daley in the closing seconds of the first round via TKO. …read more

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Posted on February 14, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Joseph Duffy ‘chomping at the bit’ for Marc Diakiese London bout following long layoff

Almost 18 months will have passed by the time Joseph Duffy returns to the Octagon in London to take on Marc Diakiese.
Following the first TKO loss of his career …read more

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UFC 234 Prelim Highlights Video from Melbourne

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Check out the highlights from the UFC 234 Prelims in Melbourne, Australia, where Devonte Smith
TKO’d Dong Hyun Ma, …read more

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Aldo’s Coach Wants Volkanovski En Route To Final UFC Title Shot

When former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo continued his winning ways by knocking off Renato Miocano via TKO at UFC Fortaleza last weekend, streaking 145-pound contender Alexander Volkanovski was quick …read more

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Moicano on Aldo loss: ‘I think the referee stopped it a bit early’

UFC featherweight contender Renato Moicano reflects on his UFC Fortaleza defeat to Jose Aldo. The co-main event of UFC Fortaleza saw Jose Aldo pick up a second-round standing TKO finish …read more

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José Aldo Apologizes for Crushing Renato Moicano’s Dreams

José Aldo fulfilled his vow of giving the grave diggers what they had coming when he laid Renato Moicano to rest in the second round with a TKO victory at …read more

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Posted on February 4, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Jair Rozenstruik credits guidance from hero Tyrone Spong for debut TKO at UFC Fortaleza

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FORTALEZA, Brazil – Jair Rozenstruik believes his debut victory at UFC on ESPN+ 2 is “just the …read more

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Posted on February 3, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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UFC Fortaleza recap: Aldo scores finish over Moicano

Jose Aldo picked up a second round TKO victory against Renato Moicano in the co-main event of UFC Fortaleza. In the co-main event of UFC Fortaleza, Jose Aldo picked up …read more

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Video: Lomachenko’s next opponent won by vicious TKO

Richard Commey became the IBF lightweight champion, while Oscar Valdez’s return to the ring was an easy night’s work on the Alvarez vs. Kovalev 2 undercard. We’re halfway through the …read more

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Pros react to Aldo’s TKO of Moicano at UFC Fortaleza

Jose Aldo finished Renato Moicano with a flurry of strikes at UFC Fortaleza. On Twitter, pro fighters praised his performance. Jose Aldo did it in WEC fashion.
After hurting Renato …read more

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UFC Fortaleza video highlights: Aldo finishes Moicano

Make that two straight TKO wins for legendary former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, as he put away Renato Moicano in the UFC Fortaleza co-main event. If 2019 is to …read more

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UFC Fortaleza prelims results: Nurmagomedov gets vicious TKO win

Check out the results and highlights from the UFC Fortaleza prelims, including a vicious spinning kick TKO win by Said Nurmagomedov. The UFC Fortaleza prelims are a wrap and the …read more

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Posted on February 3, 2019, 1:16 am By
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Video: McGregor doppelgänger wins by TKO in Germany

Has anyone ever seen Conor McGregor and Maurice Adorf in the same room at the same time? We swear Conor McGregor didn’t leave the UFC to go fight on some …read more

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Raphael Assuncao Unconcerned About Losing Title Shot

In the main event of UFC Brooklyn, Henry Cejudo successfully defended his flyweight championship against T.J. Dillashaw with a TKO victory in the first round. Had Dillashaw defeated Henry Cejudo, …read more

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Posted on February 2, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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After angry back-and-forth with promoter, MMA fighter Tariq Ismail released by Canada’s TKO

It wasn’t an amicable parting of ways, but Tariq Ismail and Stephane Patry can at least wash their hands of each other for now.
First covered by MMAjunkie, Ismail, a 28-year-old …read more

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Posted on January 28, 2019, 9:46 pm By
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Henry Cejudo soars up the pound-for-pound ranks following TKO win over TJ Dillashaw

Henry Cejudo defended his UFC flyweight title for the first time last weekend in Brooklyn, scoring a 32-second TKO victory over TJ Dillashaw.

The result came as a shock to most …read more

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Posted on January 22, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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Dillashaw on being a ‘sore loser’: Even in practice I’m pissed when I lose

T.J. Dillashaw isn’t taking this loss very well. T.J. Dillashaw talked a pretty big game before his super-fight with Henry Cejudo, only to be dropped multiple times and TKO’d in …read more

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Posted on January 22, 2019, 12:16 pm By
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Cejudo stops Dillashaw in 32 seconds, keeps title

Flyweight champ Henry Cejudo needed only 32 seconds to beat TJ Dillashaw on Saturday night, tied for the fifth-fastest KO or TKO in UFC title-fight history. …read more

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Posted on January 20, 2019, 12:16 pm By
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Pros react to Cejudo’s quick TKO of Dillashaw at UFC Brooklyn

Henry Cejudo finished TJ Dillashaw in only 32 seconds at UFC Brooklyn. On Twitter, pro fighters were impressed. It only took Henry Cejudo 32 seconds to secure his first UFC …read more

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Posted on January 20, 2019, 6:16 am By
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Twitter reacts to Henry Cejudo's quick TKO of T.J. Dillashaw at UFC on ESPN+ 1

Henry Cejudo denied T.J. Dillashaw’s chance at history on Saturday when he defended his UFC flyweight championship in the main event of UFC on ESPN+ 1.
Cejudo (14-2 MMA, 8-2 UFC) …read more

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Posted on January 20, 2019, 6:16 am By
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Cejudo KOs Dillashaw in 32 seconds to keep belt

Flyweight champ Henry Cejudo needed only 32 seconds to knock out TJ Dillashaw on Saturday night, tied for the fifth-fastest KO or TKO in UFC title-fight history. …read more

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‘Cowboy’ Cerrone Calls Out Conor McGregor Following TKO Win, McGregor Quickly Responds

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone earned a TKO win in his first fight back at lightweight since 2015 and now he may be headed for a showdown against the biggest superstar in …read more

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Pros react to Cerrone’s TKO of Hernandez at UFC Brooklyn

Donald Cerrone picked up a second round TKO win over Alexander Hernandez at UFC Brooklyn. On Twitter, pro fighters praised his performance. Donald Cerrone came back to the 155 division …read more

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Twitter reacts to 'Cowboy' Cerrone's crushing TKO of Alexander Hernandez at UFC on ESPN+ 1

Donald Cerronefurther added to his all-time UFC wins record on Saturday when he defeated Alexander Hernandez in the featured preliminary bout at UFC on ESPN+ 1.
Cerrone (35-11 MMA, 22-8 UFC) …read more

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UFC on ESPN+ 1 prelims results: Prospects Menifield, Sandhagen shine; Calderwood victorious

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – UFC on ESPN+ 1 took place Saturday at Barclays Center. Below is a recap of the prelims that aired on ESPN.
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Menifield destroys Moreira for TKO win
The destructive …read more

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Posted on January 20, 2019, 3:16 am By
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Hardy: ‘I want to be the great American heavyweight’

Greg Hardy is setting grand plans for himself, in terms of his mixed martial arts career. With three TKO wins in his recently started professional MMA career, Greg Hardy …read more

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Posted on January 17, 2019, 12:46 pm By
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Canadian MMA fighter accuses TKO promotion of mistreatment, holding contract

Undefeated bantamweight Tariq Ismail alleges he’s being unfairly held under contract by Canadian MMA promotion TKO, the launching pad for several UFC stars including Georges St-Pierre.
Ismail, who said he …read more

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Posted on January 16, 2019, 12:16 am By
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Cat Zingano appeals TKO loss to Megan Anderson at UFC 232

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UFC featherweight Cat Zingano seeks to overturn a first-round TKO loss to Megan Anderson at UFC 232.
Zingano (10-4 MMA, …read more

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Mike Winkeljohn: Jon Jones Wants To Finish Everyone From Now On

Jon Jones made a triumphant return to the Octagon at UFC 232 last month with a dominant TKO victory in his rematch against Alexander Gustafsson. …read more

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Posted on January 8, 2019, 1:46 pm By
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Tenshin tells McGregor ‘watch your diet and wait for me’

The world-class kickboxer took a brutal TKO against Floyd Mayweather in their exhibition bout at RIZIN 14, but he’s already looking for the next crossover superfight opportunity. Is there a …read more

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Posted on January 7, 2019, 11:46 pm By
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EXCLUSIVE | Mike Winkeljohn promises lots more finishes from Jon Jones after UFC 232 comeback

Jon Jones returned to glory at UFC 232 when he defeated his rival Alexander Gustafsson by TKO in the third round to reclaim the UFC light heavyweight title.
It was not …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski Says He’s a Bad Match-up for UFC Champion Max Holloway

Alexander Volkanovski jumped into the featherweight top five rankings after his UFC 232 TKO win over Chad Mendes on Dec. 29. Following the fight, he called out champion Max Holloway.
“I’m …read more

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Pettis Offers To Fight ‘Wonderboy’ At 170 Pounds

After dropping a TKO loss to Tony Ferguson back at UFC 229 in what was one of the best lightweight affairs of the year, former UFC champion Anthony Pettis is …read more

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Jones Vs. ‘Lionheart’ Title Fight Talks Heating Up

Now that Jon Jones has reclaimed the UFC light heavyweight title with a TKO win over Alexander Gustafsson last month at UFC 232, the search for his next opponent is …read more

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Report: Mendes retires after UFC 232 loss to Volkanovski

Chad Mendes is reportedly calling it quits after his TKO loss to Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 232 on Saturday. Entering UFC 232 with a big victory under his belt, Chad …read more

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Alexander Volkanovski Elaborates on Callout of Max Holloway

Alexander Volkanovski moved closer to a shot at the Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight title on Saturday night at UFC 232 with a convincing TKO victory over No. 5-ranked Chad Mendes. …read more

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PFL playoff results: Sean O'Connell retires from MMA with $1 million, belt after TKO of Vinny Magalhaes

Sean O’Connell joined the inaugural PFL light heavyweight after retiring from the sport. A few months later, he has officially hung up his gloves, except now he has the organization’s …read more

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Posted on January 1, 2019, 3:16 am By
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Harrison (3-0) stops Charneski in first-round TKO

Lightweight Kayla Harrison (3-0) claimed an easy TKO victory against Moriel Charneski on the main card of PFL 11: Championship on Monday. …read more

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Alex Volkanovski Explains Calling Out Max Holloway Following UFC 232

Alex Volkanovski feels he’s a threat to Max Holloway’s Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight gold. Volkanovski is coming off a massive TKO win over Chad Mendes at UFC 232 this …read more

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Posted on December 31, 2018, 7:46 pm By
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Fighters Have Mixed Reaction to Jon Jones Knocking Out Alexander Gustafsson

Jon Jones recaptured the UFC light heavyweight title on Saturday by finishing Alexander Gustafsson in the UFC 232 co-main event. Following the fight, fighters reacted to his TKO win via …read more

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Jon Jones Mauls Alexander Gustafsson by Third Round KO to Reclaim Light Heavyweight Title

Jon Jones is back on top of the world after earning a third round TKO to finish Alexander Gustafsson in the UFC 232 main event and he is once again …read more

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Jones regains UFC title with TKO of Gustafsson

Jon Jones is back on top of the UFC light heavyweight division after stopping Alexander Gustafsson by TKO in Round 3 on Saturday night at UFC 232. …read more

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They said what?! Pros react to Volkanovski’s TKO of Mendes at UFC 232

Alexander Volkanovski finished Chad Mendes with a flurry of strikes at UFC 232. On Twitter, pro fighters praised his performance. Alexander Volkanovski endured some hard damage before he turned it …read more

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UFC 232 results: Volkanovski beats Mendes by TKO

Featherweight Alex Volkanovski has emerged as a serious contender with a second-round stoppage of Chad Mendes to open the UFC 232 main card. The first fight of the UFC 232 …read more

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Posted on December 30, 2018, 4:16 am By
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UFC 232 prelims results: Anderson gets freak TKO of Zingano

Check out the results of the final three preliminary card bouts at UFC 232: Jones vs. Gustafsson 2 in Inglewood, California. The UFC 232 preliminary card is done and dusted. …read more

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Posted on December 30, 2018, 3:16 am By
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UFC 232 results: Megan Anderson defeats Cat Zingano in bizarre TKO finish

A featherweight fight between fan favorite Cat Zingano and Australia’s Megan Anderson was considered by many the sleeper fight of UFC 232.
But the bout was over nearly as soon as …read more

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