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Dan Hardy Breaks Down the Stances and Approaches of Mayweather vs. McGregor

Last week, Dan Hardy got brought into the Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather fray and he quickly proved his worth breaking down the glove issue. The former UFC welterweight title …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager states the only fight options Khabib will accept

News erupted on Tuesday when UFC President Dana White announced that Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee will be fighting for the UFC interim lightweight title at UFC 216.
Many were wondering …read more

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Bantamweights Ricardo Ramos, Aiemann Zahabi Booked for UFC 217 in New York

Aiemann Zahabi and Ricardo Lucas Ramos will square off in a bantamweight bout at UFC 217, promotion officials announced Wednesday. …read more

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Former UFC fighter Sam Sicilia signs multi-fight deal with Bellator

Bellator has added another former UFC fighter to its roster.
Sam Sicilia will be joining Bellator’s 145-pound division after signing a multi-fight deal with the promotion. The news was first …read more

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Mayweather vs. McGregor: Conor McGregor media conference call live stream online

Listen to UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor’s media conference call at 5 PM ET/2 PM PT on Wednesday, August 16th. With just ten days to go before UFC lightweight champion …read more

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Is the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McrGregor 'Money Fight' worth watching? UFC fighters weigh in

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5541881052001Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosWill UFC fighters watch the upcoming boxing showdown between Floyd Mayweather and one of their own, Conor McGregor?
Whether they begrudge or applaud McGregor’s one-in-a-million fight …read more

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The MMA Circus w/ Mike Rodriguez and Alex Perez

Episode 124 of The MMA Circus features UFC light heavyweight Mike Rodriguez and UFC flyweight Alex Perez. EPISODE 124: The MMA Circus, hosted by Nick Baldwin and guest co-host Wes …read more

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UFC welterweight Thiago Alves becomes coach at American Top Team

Competing in the UFC since 2005, Thiago Alves is no longer a full-time MMA fighter.
With 22 appearances inside the Octagon, including a title bout with Georges St-Pierre at UFC 100, …read more

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12-fight UFC veteran Sam Sicilia latest to sign multi-fight Bellator contract

Sam Sicilia is the latest free-agent fighter to move over to Bellator from the UFC.
Sicilia (15-8 MMA, 0-0 BMMA), who completed his UFC contract with a unanimous-decision loss to Gavin …read more

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Cris Cyborg: ‘If Holly Holm Believes She’d Beat Me, Let’s Do the Fight’

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UFC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg discusses a potential clash with Holly Holm, if the former bantamweight champion deserves a shot at the UFC featherweight gold, the anniversary of …read more

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VIDEO | Khabib Nurmagomedov looks pretty healthy for a guy who is too hurt to fight at UFC 216

The reason Dana White gave for Ferguson vs. Lee was that Nurmagomedov wasn’t ready. This was him yesterday. #UFC216 https://t.co/lQQbSVoNyJ pic.twitter.com/j5u3ODg5r6
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Yesterday evening, we learned …read more

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Referee, judges selected for Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor

The officials have been selected to oversee the historic clash between undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather and UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor on Aug. 26.
The Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) on Wednesday …read more

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'The Reem' Season 4, No. 5: Behind the scenes of Alistair Overeem's UFC 213 win over Fabricio Werdum

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosAlistair Overeem is the center of one arguably the most well-produced documentary series in MMA. Just weeks after his UFC 213 victory …read more

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Paulie Malignaggi goes off on ‘Pillsbury Doughboy’ Dana White: ‘I don’t think he treats the fighters fairly’

In a rant about Conor McGregor, Paulie Malignaggi saved a bit of his ire for UFC president Dana White.
Malignaggi blasted White in an interview with Ariel Helwani on Monday’s edition …read more

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Conor McGregor explains why he’s not impressed by Canelo or GGG

On August 26, UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor will step into the boxing ring with undefeated pugilist Floyd Mayweather in a contest being hailed as “the biggest fight in combat …read more

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After 2nd DWCS win and (finally) a UFC contract, Charles Byrd eyes dream fight in Japan

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Byrd (9-4) stamped his octagon ticket …read more

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Live video: Listen to today's Conor McGregor media call at 5 p.m. ET

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosPrior to his upcoming boxing match with undefeated Floyd Mayweather, UFC champion Conor McGregor hosts a media call today at 5 p.m. ET (2 p.m. PT).
McGregor …read more

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UFC-bound DWCS 6 winner Grant Dawson achieved a dream he had as a 15-year-old

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Cris Cyborg: Holly Holm already ran from me three times

Newly-crowned Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s featherweight champion Cristiane Justino is ready to make her first title defense after disposing of Tonya Evinger at UFC 213 back in July.
The logical …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov’s coach and father reacts to Ferguson-Lee news

Last night, we learned that top lightweight contender Tony Ferguson would be fighting Kevin Lee – not the undefeated Khabib Nurmagomedov – for the UFC interim lightweight title at UFC …read more

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Cyborg: Holly Holm will run in the ring, but I will find her

Cyborg responds to Mike Winkeljohn’s previous claims that she will be ‘picked apart’ by Holly Holm. After Cris Cyborg finally won the UFC featherweight title at UFC 214, the next …read more

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UFC boss wants Conor McGregor back in MMA: 'What's the point' of Floyd Mayweather rematch?

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Michael Bisping: GSP is in ‘position of power’ over UFC, doesn’t have to fight Whittaker

On Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour, Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre explained that, if he beats Michael Bisping to capture UFC middleweight gold at UFC 217 this November, …read more

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Yves Edwards Says 2006 Loss to Mark Hominick Still Haunts Him

Yves Edwards isn’t afraid to admit that one loss 11 years ago still haunts him. Back in March 2006, Edwards took on Mark Hominick at UFC 58. The “Thugjitsu Master” …read more

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Listen to the Conor McGregor Media Call on Wednesday at 5 PM ET

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In advance of the most anticipated event of the summer, UFC champion Conor McGregor hosts an international media conference call on Wednesday at 5 p.m. ET.
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Morning Report: Michael Bisping reacts to Georges St-Pierre’s contractual obligation to defend middleweight title if he wins

On Monday, former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre went on The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani and dropped a minor bit of news about his upcoming title shot against middleweight …read more

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Dana White: 'Nothing against' Paulie Malignaggi, though Showtime turned down offer of sparring footage

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Dana White Signs Two More Tuesday Night Contender Series Fighters to UFC Contracts

UFC president Dana White inked two more of his Tuesday Night Contender Series fighters to UFC contracts. After their submission wins in week 6 of the weekly web series, Grant …read more

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Tony Ferguson, Kevin Lee to Clash for Interim Lightweight Title at UFC 216 on Oct. 7

While reigning lightweight champ Conor McGregor remains on hiatus, an interim 155-pound king will be crowned at UFC 216. …read more

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Floyd Mayweather Wants Smaller Gloves to Increase Odds of KO’ing Conor McGregor

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Many questioned why Floyd Mayweather had his business partner, Leonard Ellerbe, petition the Nevada State Athletic Commission for smaller gloves for his boxing superfight with UFC champion Conor McGregor.
It’s simple, …read more

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Midnight Mania! Dana White says Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee to fight for interim lightweight title, possibly at UFC 216

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Dana White confirmed tonight that Kevin Lee and Tony Ferguson will fight …read more

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Tony Ferguson, Kevin Lee targeted to fight for interim lightweight title at UFC 216

Well, it looks like the UFC’s lightweight division will finally be getting some clarity.
The promotion is targeting an interim title fight between top lightweight contenders, Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee, …read more

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VIDEO | Dana White explains why Khabib Nurmagomedov is not fighting Tony Ferguson

Earlier tonight UFC President Dana White announced that an interim lightweight title fight between surging division contenders Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee will be taking place at UFC 216 on …read more

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Dana White: Tony Ferguson, Kevin Lee to fight for interim UFC lightweight title

An interim UFC lightweight title fight between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee will take place later this year — likely at UFC 216 — according to Dana White. The interim …read more

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Tony Ferguson, Kevin Lee will fight at UFC 216 for interim lightweight title

Jun 25, 2017; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Michael Chiesa (red gloves) fights Kevin Lee (blue gloves) during UFC Fight Night at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Sean Pokorny-USA TODAY Sports

Jun …read more

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Dana White's Contender Series 6 results: Charles Byrd wins for 2nd time, lands UFC contract

Middleweight Charles Byrd became the first fighter to win twice on Dana White’s Contender Series after submitting short-notice replacement Randall Wallace.
Byrd toughed it out after Wallace set up a rear-naked …read more

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Dana White's Contender Series week 6 results and highlights: Byrd, Dawson win in style

Check out what happened at Dana White’s Contender Series episode 6, as two contracts were awarded for two rear-naked chokes. Dana White’s Contender Series 6 has concluded, and UFC contracts …read more

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Breaking! Dana White just announced an interim lightweight title fight for UFC 216

UFC President Dana White just broke some huge news!
Lightweights Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee will square off for the UFC interim lightweight title at October’s UFC 216 event in Las …read more

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Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series 6 results: Grant Dawson, Charles Byrd earn UFC contracts

The sixth edition of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series was likely the most lackluster event in the show’s short history.
Yet, despite the lack of action in the majority …read more

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Georges St-Pierre: I’m not scared of Tyron Woodley ... I’m scared of all my opponents

When he realized he lost out on the opportunity to fight Georges St-Pierre next because of his lackluster performance against Demian Maia at UFC 214, Tyron Woodley wasn’t too disappointed. …read more

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Former UFC fighter Yves Edwards opens up on loss that still haunts him a decade later

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5535575018001Filed under: News, Radio Highlight, UFC, VideosMore than a decade has gone by, and Yves Edwards still has some problems digesting his UFC 58 loss to Mark Hominick.
Edwards, who retired …read more

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Fear not UFC Fans, the Promotion is Returning Hot & Heavy in September

Yes, this is one of the longest layoffs between UFC cards in recent memory. And for those that love sitting down each and every Saturday night and taking in the …read more

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UFC Fight Night 116: Pittsburgh Lands Battle of Rising Lightweights

Tony Martin and Olivier Aubin-Mercier continue to work their respective ways up the UFC lightweight ladder. Now, they’ll get the chance to knock the other off, as officials have added …read more

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Frank Mir is leaving behind an incredible UFC legacy with all these records

Frank Mir’s UFC career is officially over after today’s news that the former two-time heavyweight champion had inked a multi-fight deal with Bellator.
After a nearly 16-year, 27-fight tenure competing against …read more

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Video: Latest episode of ‘The Reem’ goes behind the scenes of Werdum fight, hotel fire

Watch the fifth episode in season 4 of “The Reem,” which continues unprecedented access to Overeem’s legendary journey. UFC heavyweight contender Alistair Overeem recently released the 5th episode of …read more

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UFC another step in Rodriguez's journey

It’s almost hard to believe Mike Rodriguez when he says that he’s a firm believer in the “feeling out” process in a prize fight.I’m not saying the 28-year-old is dishonest, …read more

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UFC ‘Contender Series’ 6 results: Live stream play-by-play updates

The world’s “toughest job interview” continues this evening as 10 fighters “vie to fulfill their dreams of earning a UFC contract.” Mike Rodriguez and Alex Perez set the bar pretty …read more

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Daniel Cormier breaks silence after Jon Jones loss and his future in MMA

In his first interview after suffering a devastating third round knockout loss to rival Jon Jones at UFC 214, Daniel Cormier addressed what took place in the Octagon, what the …read more

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Daniel Cormier Not Emotionally Ready to Analyze Jon Jones Loss Yet

Two weeks have passed since Jon Jones recaptured the UFC light heavyweight title from Daniel Cormier at UFC 214. Cormier, who was overcome with emotion following his knockout loss to …read more

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Bob Arum: Conor McGregor Pushed Malignaggi Down and Can’t Fight for Sh-t

Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather has been the focus of more debate and controversy than perhaps any of the most recent MMA fights from the UFC. It seems like every …read more

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Cris 'Cyborg' explains taking high road during Joe Rogan interview after UFC title win

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5525879792001Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosRIO DE JANEIRO – UFC champ Cristiane Justino had been a target of Joe Rogan’s verbal jabs in the past. So, when he was …read more

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Tony Martin vs. Olivier Aubin-Mercier added to UFC Fight Night 116

A lightweight matchup has been added to UFC Fight Night 116.
Tony Martin will take on Olivier Aubin-Mercier on Sept. 17 in Pittsburgh, the UFC announced Tuesday.
Fighting out of St. …read more

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UFC Executive Joe Carr Leaves Promotion, Accepts Position with World Surf League

Joe Carr, formerly the UFC’s senior executive of content and international, is leaving the promotion to accept a position with the World Surf League. …read more

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Coach: Anthony Pettis vs. Dustin Poirier will headline UFC Fight Night in Norfolk

According to Duke Roufus, Anthony Pettis is set to face fellow UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier in a five-round main event. Fight fans in Virginia can expect an intriguing lightweight …read more

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Cris Cyborg Vows to Find Holly Holm No Matter How Much She ‘Runs’

After the hard reset of the UFC’s women’s featherweight division, things still don’t seem like there will be smooth sailing moving forward. Technically, there is only one fighter even in …read more

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Conor McGregor's 10 most memorable in-the-cage moments

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1 2 3 4 …5Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosWhen Conor McGregor joined the UFC in 2013, his mission was to take over the sport of MMA. In less than …read more

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Report - Fight fixing scandal sees Tae Hyun Bang indicted over 2015 UFC bout

Following months of investigation prosecutors have apparently indicted UFC vet Tae Hyun Bang for receiving a bribe to throw his bout against Leo Kuntz at UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs. …read more

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Frank Mir Signs Contract with Bellator MMA, Says He’s Getting Paid More Than He Did in UFC

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight titlist Frank Mir has signed a multi-fight contract with Bellator MMA. …read more

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Tony Martin vs. Olivier Aubin-Mercier Added to UFC Fight Night Pittsburgh

A lightweight bout between Tony Martin and Olivier Aubin-Mercier has been added to the UFC Fight Night 116 fight card slated for Sept. 16 in Pittsburgh. UFC officials announced the …read more

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Cris Cyborg doesn’t think Holly Holm is a dangerous opponent: 'She’s gonna run in the ring, but I’m gonna find her'

RIO DE JANEIRO — Cris Cyborg discusses a potential clash with Holly Holm, if the former bantamweight champion deserves a shot at the UFC featherweight gold, her contract situation in …read more

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UFC executive Joe Carr leaving promotion to join World Surf League

Joe Carr, the UFC’s senior vice president and head of international and content, is leaving the company to join the World Surf League.
It was announced today that Carr has been …read more

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World Champ Bellew Willing to Fight Bisping “In Cage or Ring”

WBC cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew may be a fan of UFC middleweight champ Michael Bisping, but is willing to leave that aside “if the money is right” Bellew, who upset …read more

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Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir is no longer a free agent

Another big name from the UFC is apparently heading over to Bellator.
Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir has agreed to terms with Bellator MMA, according to an article released on …read more

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Association of Ringside Physicians 'strongly cautions' against smaller gloves for Mayweather-McGregor

The Association of Ringside Physicians doesn’t support the push for smaller gloves for the upcoming boxing match between UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor and undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather.
Here’s the …read more

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Luke Rockhold trashes David Branch and “chump” Michael Bisping

This September 16, in the main event of the UFC’s return to Pittsburgh, PA, former Strikeforce and UFC middleweight champ Luke Rockhold will return from a long hiatus opposite former …read more

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Eddie Alvarez: Conor McGregor’s Time to Win is Within the First 4 Rounds

Despite his on-again-off-again success in the UFC, Eddie Alvarez is an exceptional fighter. That dude is the only guy to be both a Bellator and UFC lightweight champion. If you …read more

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Eddie Alvarez: Conor McGregor’s Time to Win is Within the First 4 Rounds

Despite his on-again-off-again success in the UFC, Eddie Alvarez is an exceptional fighter. That dude is the only guy to be both a Bellator and UFC lightweight champion. If you …read more

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Coach Duke Roufus confirms Anthony Pettis’ next fight

During the broadcast of the UFC’s recent trip to Mexico City, former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis called for a fight with fellow lightweight contender Dustin Poirier. Shortly thereafter, Poirier …read more

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Watch MMAjunkie Radio here (1 p.m. ET) with Jorge Masvidal, Muhammed Lawal and Cheyanne Vlismas

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT) with guests Jorge Masvidal, Muhammed Lawal and Cheyanne Vlismas.
Masvidal hopes to fight Stephen Thompson at UFC 217. Lawal …read more

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Tony Martin vs. Olivier Aubin-Mercier added to UFC Fight Night 116 in Steel City

Dec 10, 2016; Toronto, ON, CAN; Oliver Aubin-Mercier (red gloves) reacts to fight with Drew Dober (blue gloves) during UFC 206 at Air Canada Centre. Mandatory Credit: Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY …read more

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Coach Wink Talks PEDS & Jon Jones vs. Brock Lesnar

Mike Winkeljohn gives his opinion on the possibility of a super fight between UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones and former heavyweight kingpin Brock Lesnar Winkeljohn spoke to Submission Radio …read more

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Bobby Green Replaces Abel Trujillo at UFC 216

Abel Trujillo has been forced out of his scheduled UFC 216 lightweight bout against Lando Vannata. He has been replaced by Bobby Green, according to UFC officials.
Green (23-8) made his …read more

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WWE champion Jinder Mahal to walk debuting fighter to Octagon at UFC 215

A WWE personality will be escorting a UFC fighter to his debut fight in Edmonton next month. When Arjan Bhullar makes his UFC debut in Edmonton next month, he …read more

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Brock Lesnar’s manager Paul Heyman hints at UFC return after WWE SummerSlam

Paul Heyman teases that Brock Lesnar may return to the UFC after all. A potential superfight between UFC light heavyweight champion and former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar picked up …read more

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Daniel Cormier admits he’s still missing time at UFC 214 after making ‘simple mistake’

A lot was on the line when Daniel Cormier met Jon Jones for a second time at UFC 214. In Jones’ absence from the sport, Cormier reigned over the light …read more

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TJ Dillashaw criticizes Demetrious Johnson, hopes rescheduled Cody Garbrandt fight actually happens

Originally, TJ Dillashaw was expected to battled Cody Garbrandt for the UFC bantamweight title at UFC 213. Unfortunately, Garbrandt was forced out of this anticipated grudge match with a back …read more

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Boxing coach to Conor McGregor: Don't lie about Paulie Malignaggi being 'badly concussed'

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5541060944001Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosVeteran striking coach Angelo Reyes said he saw Paulie Malignaggi right after his infamous second sparring session with Conor McGregor, and he did not look …read more

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Video: Brock Lesnar’s manager teases UFC return on WWE RAW

Brock Lesnar’s return to mixed martial arts (MMA), or at least the discussion of said return, spilled over into the world of professional wrestling on Monday (Aug. 14, 2017), as …read more

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Conor McGregor Promises to Pursue Titles in Boxing and MMA After Fighting Floyd Mayweather

Conor McGregor doesn’t plan on being one and done with the sport of boxing.
As the UFC lightweight champion embarks on the final days of preparation for his upcoming fight against …read more

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Due to past Mayweather-McGregor criticism, Kenny Bayless out as potential referee

If Kenny Bayless wants to watch the upcoming boxing mega-fight between UFC champion Conor McGregor and undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather, he’ll have to buy the $100 pay-per-view broadcast like …read more

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‘Disappointed’ Daniel Cormier not ruling out Heavyweight return following knockout loss to Jon Jones

Other than this social media post, former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier has kept quiet following his knockout loss to Jon Jones at UFC 214 on …read more

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Couture: Malignaggi was sparring, Conor McGregor was acting like he was in the main event on fight night

Randy Couture assesses the current situation involving the recently-released sparring clip of Conor McGregor and Paulie Malignaggi. On Friday, UFC president Dana White released some short clips of the …read more

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‘Skill Always Beats Size’ – Georges St-Pierre on Michael Bisping

Former UFC welterweight Georges St-Pierre is coming along nicely in his preparations ahead of his UFC return in Winter St-Pierre commented on getting to grips with his new diet regime …read more

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Randall Wallace replaces Gabriel Checco in Dana White Contenders Series 6 headliner

Gabriel Checco’s loss is Randall Wallace’s gain.
Wallace on Tuesday will fight for a potential UFC contract in the Dana White’s Contender Series 6 headliner after Checco withdrew for the second …read more

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VIDEO | Paul Heyman drops a major hint on RAW that Brock Lesnar could be UFC bound

Jon Jones picked up arguably the greatest win of his professional mixed martial arts career last month in Anaheim when he scored a third-round TKO victory over Daniel Cormier in …read more

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T.J. Dillashaw Has ‘Fingers Crossed’ For UFC 217 Bout With Garbrandt

T.J. Dillashaw is hoping nothing gets between himself and Cody Garbrandt before UFC 217. While an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight title bout hasn’t been confirmed for the event, all …read more

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Green replaces Trujillo at UFC 216

With Abel Trujillo forced to withdraw from UFC 216 on Oct. 7, lightweight veteran Bobby “King” Green as agreed to step in and face Lando Vannata at T-Mobile Arena in …read more

Source:: UFC

UFC 215: Johnson vs. Borg Promotional Video Released

Two of the more intriguing current champions in the UFC will both be in action next month at UFC 215. The event features Demetrious Johnson defending his flyweight title against …read more

Source:: MMANews

Posted on August 15, 2017, 2:46 am By
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The Mac Life: Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor, episode 1

In the first episode of The Mac Life: Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor, the UFC lightweight champion gets in a workout in front of the press at the media workout …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on August 15, 2017, 2:16 am By
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Pounding on UFC’s Door, Sid Bice Feels He Can Win LFA 19 Co-Main Event ‘Everywhere’

Though he had to go to a judges’ decision to pick up a win over Cody Land this past April for the LFA, flyweight Sid Bice is pleased with the …read more

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UFC Fight Night 118: Poland Secures Jonathan Wilson vs. Oskar Piechota

Unbeaten Oskar Piechota is the latest fighter to sign with the UFC, as he will face Jonathan Wilson at UFC Fight Night 118. The event takes place from Gdansk, Poland …read more

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UFC 216 Update: Bobby Green to Face Lando Vannata in October

Bobby Green has been added to the October UFC 216 event, as he replaces Abel Trujillo in a lightweight bout with Lando Vannata. The promotion announced the change on Monday. …read more

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Georges St-Pierre says he is obliged to defend title if he beats Michael Bisping

Georges St-Pierre said he is contractually obliged to defend the middleweight title if he beats current champ Michael Bisping at UFC 217. If he beats Michael Bisping, Georges St-Pierre’s middleweight …read more

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Posted on August 15, 2017, 1:46 am By
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Dana White ‘Felt Sorry’ for Paulie Malignaggi After 12 Rounds with Conor McGregor

There weren’t many people present when Conor McGregor went 12 rounds with former boxing champion Paulie Malignaggi in a sparring session recently but UFC president Dana White was front and …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

T.J. Dillashaw: 'Fingers crossed nothing happens' to stop UFC 217 title fight vs. Cody Garbrandt

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5541162145001Filed under: News, Radio Highlight, UFC, VideosUFC bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt made headlines last week when he tweeted he would be fighting T.J. Dillashaw at UFC 217.
For his part, Dillashaw …read more

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Matt Brown Hoping For Rematch With Donald Cerrone at UFC 216

Matt Brown is looking to make his return to mixed martial arts (MMA) competition soon. Brown was last seen back in Dec. 2016 against Donald Cerrone. “The Immortal” was knocked …read more

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Posted on August 15, 2017, 1:46 am By
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Flying mouthguard highlights FloCombat’s 10 best regional MMA finishes from the month

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5510671489001Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News
A seemingly infinite amount of MMA events happen around the world each week. The likes of the UFC and Bellator get the overwhelming majority …read more

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VIDEO | Dana White roasts Paul Malignaggi, claims Conor McGregor gave him “An Absolute Beating”

Former two-weight boxing champion Paul Malignaggi was recently involved in two hard sparring sessions with current UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor, this to help prepare the Irish star for his …read more

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Daniel Cormier: ‘Jon Jones and I will fight again’

Daniel Cormier isn’t going anywhere.
The former UFC light heavyweight champ spoke for the first time since his devastating loss to Jon Jones at UFC 214, breaking down his emotions since …read more

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Posted on August 15, 2017, 12:16 am By
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Abel Trujillo Pulled; Lando Vannata Now Faces Bobby Green at UFC 216 on Oct. 7 in Las Vegas

Lando Vannata was scheduled to meet fellow lightweight contender Abel Trujillo at UFC 216, scheduled for Oct. 7 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Monday, the Ultimate Fighting Championship …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Posted on August 15, 2017, 12:16 am By
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