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Legacy Fighting Alliance 14 Weigh-Ins Featuring Colbey Northcutt

Colbey Northcutt, the sister of UFC fighter Sage Northcutt, will make her MMA debut Friday night at Legacy Fighting Alliance 14. The main card airs live on AXS TV and …read more

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Posted on June 23, 2017, 4:16 am By
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Roberto Sanchez Looks to Capture Flyweight Title and Carry Legacy into the UFC

After a 10-month layoff, flyweight up-and-comer Roberto Sanchez returned to fighting in March with a second-round submission win over Klayton Mai at Legacy Fighting Alliance 7.
While Mai had twice as …read more

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Ten Best - BJ Penn’s Most Memorable Moments

On June 25, former UFC welterweight and lightweight champion BJ Penn returns to the Octagon to battle Dennis Siver in Oklahoma City. It’s the latest big fight for “The Prodigy” …read more

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Posted on June 23, 2017, 2:16 am By
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Boetsch wants to show Hendricks he doesn't belong at 185

Five years ago in Calgary, Tim Boetsch welcomed Hector Lombard to the UFC.One of the biggest free agent signings in years, the chiseled Cuban judoka had spent the previous five …read more

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Posted on June 23, 2017, 2:16 am By
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The story of Justin Gaethje’s journey to the UFC

Check out how Justin Gaethje got into fighting, and his fascinating journey to the UFC. …read more

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Posted on June 23, 2017, 12:16 am By
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McGregor’s manager credits Fertitta with ‘instrumental’ help getting Mayweather fight made

Dana White may say that he handled getting Conor Mcgregor booked against Floyd Mayweather, but McGregor’s manager is giving plenty of credit to former UFC owner Lorenzo Fertitta. It’s no …read more

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5-fight lineup revealed for 'Dana White's Tuesday Night Contender Series' premiere

The fight card is set for the premiere of “Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series,” and it features a mix of former UFC fighters, journeyman and hot prospects.
In the first …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2017, 11:46 pm By
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Dana White Thinks Mayweather vs. McGregor Will Do Over 5 Million PPV Buys

With the date set for the biggest fight in combat sports history to date, UFC president Dana White has been consistently hyping up the mega bout. His aim? To make …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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UFC flashback video: BJ Penn knocks out Sean Sherk

Rewind to 2008, when B.J. Penn was on top of the lightweight world. B.J. Penn is fighting Dennis Siver in the opening main card bout of UFC Fight Night: Chiesa …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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Lorenz Larkin: Bellator already has promoted me more for 1 fight than UFC ever did

Filed under: NewsNEW YORK – Lorenz Larkin couldn’t be happier with his decision to sign with Bellator as his promotional debut approaches on Saturday at Bellator NYC.
Larkin (18-5 MMA, 0-0 …read more

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First fight card for Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series revealed

Three former UFC fighters will be appearing on the first edition of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series. Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series (DWTNCS, for short) has its lineup …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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Conor McGregor and Demetrious Johnson Nominated for ESPYs

A pair of UFC champions have been nominated for the 2017 ESPY awards: lightweight champ Conor McGregor and flyweight titleholder Demetrious Johnson. ESPN released the nominees on Wednesday and fans …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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Boxing promoter Hearn: Conor McGregor is getting ‘a payday that he could never achieve’ in the UFC

Eddie Hearn, who promotes heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua, gives his take on Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor. Matchroom Boxing’s Eddie Hearn has rose to considerable prominence on the …read more

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Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series inaugural fight card revealed

The first card of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series has been revealed.
The new UFC show, which is set to premiere live on UFC Fight Pass on July 11, …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2017, 8:16 pm By
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The MMA Vivisection - UFC Oklahoma City: Chiesa vs. Lee picks, odds, & analysis

Zane Simon & Connor Ruebusch give you all the ins, outs, ups, and downs, of this weekend’s UFC card in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. We’ll have picks and odds for …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2017, 7:46 pm By
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Leslie Smith Welcomes Amanda Lemos to UFC in Scotland This July

Leslie Smith will now face Octagon newcomers Amanda Lemos at UFC Fight Night 113 after an injury knocked Lina Lansberg from the planned fight. Lemos (6-0-1) was a champion for …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2017, 6:16 pm By
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Kevin Lee says he'll 'mentally break' Chiesa: 'He don't want to get beat up in front of his mama'

Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosLAS VEGAS – Kevin Lee is not really expecting to finish Michael Chiesa on Sunday.
But that by no means indicates any lack of confidence …read more

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UFC fighter Nate Diaz Stockon slaps Tool vocalist Maynard Keenan

Watch Nate Diaz Stockon slap Maynard Keenan from Tool. Brothers Nick and Nate Diaz have always been known for their infamous ‘Stockton slap’ amongst the hardcore MMA fan base, but …read more

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Conor McGregor’s manager reveals Lorenzo Fertitta played a big role in Mayweather negotiations

While former UFC owner Lorenzo Fertitta may no longer own the UFC, Lorenzo has continued to remain an active part of combat sports, however he has done so behind the …read more

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BJ Penn looks back on Yair Rodriguez loss: why didn’t I just slam him on his head like Frankie Edgar?

Earlier this year, former UFC lightweight and welterweight champion and UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn made his long-awaited return to the Octagon. He did so against red hot featherweight …read more

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BJ Penn explains what makes Dennis Siver such a dangerous opponent

This Sunday, on the main card of the UFC’s anticipated stop in Oklahoma City, our very own BJ Penn will return to the Octagon opposite dangerous German veteran Dennis Siver. …read more

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UFC fighter rankings: Holly Holm re-enters contention at 135 pounds

With her big KO win over Bethe Correia, Holly Holm has climbed back near the top of rankings in the women’s bantamweight division. The UFC’s Singapore event might have been …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2017, 2:16 pm By
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Ben Nguyen had the whole flyweight division on his mind when he took out Tim Elliott

Not long after flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson told the story of how UFC president Dana White threatened to close down the division if he didn’t accept a fight with T.J. …read more

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Michael Bisping compares his title reign to Germaine de Randamie’s: ‘I do see the parallels’

When the UFC released a statement stripping Germaine de Randamie of her title, many thought that Michael Bisping fit the criteria as well. Unsurprisingly, Bisping himself disagrees. Michael Bisping …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2017, 1:16 pm By
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Michael Chiesa: Conor McGregor backlogging UFC lightweight division is ‘retarded’

You get the feeling Michael Chiesa is not a big fan of the news the Conor McGregor finally got his wish to box Floyd Mayweather on August 26, 2017 in …read more

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Cyborg: “It was a new excuse everyday” with Germaine de Randamie

Back in February, Germaine de Randamie scored a narrow decision over Holly Holm to become the UFC’s first-ever women’s featherweight champion. The expectation from there was that she would attempt …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2017, 1:16 pm By
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Morning Report: Cris Cyborg on Germaine de Randamie: She never wanted to fight me

When the UFC signed Cris Cyborg in March 2015, many believed that it wouldn’t be long before the organization created a featherweight division for Cyborg to lord over. But instead, …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2017, 12:16 pm By
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James Krause Decisions Ramsey Nijem on TUF 25 (Fight Replay)

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James Krause moves onto the semifinals of The Ultimate Fighter 25 after a grueling three round war against fellow UFC veteran Ramsey Nijem.
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UFC 213 Picks up Rob Font vs. Douglas Silva de Andrade

Three years ago, Rob Font and Douglas Silva de Andrade were set to meet at UFC 175. Now, the two have a fight booked against one another for UFC 213 …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2017, 4:16 am By
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UFC Champion Tyron Woodley Responds to Colby Covington

While they might both be technically under the American Top Team banner, UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley and Colby Covington are far from teammates. Covington called out Woodley for comments …read more

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Hendricks overcomes weighty issue to find new lease on UFC career

Someone call Doc Brown because Johny Hendricks would like to borrow the DeLorean.Go ahead and set the date to October 2, 2015, the day the former welterweight champion was supposed …read more

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UFC Fight Night 112's Felice Herrig doesn't know what UFC is going to do with her

Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, Radio Highlight, UFC, VideosAfter beating Alexa Grasso, UFC women’s strawweight Felice Herrig figured she could write her own ticket in the division.
Grasso was billed …read more

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Michael Chiesa on Conor McGregor: ‘We’re sitting and waiting for one guy to do something’

UFC Oklahoma City headliner Michael Chiesa isn’t happy at the lightweight division being held up while champ Conor McGregor is off boxing Floyd Mayweather. Like a lot of UFC lightweights, …read more

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Ryan Bader confirms that Bellator is where it's at for sponsorship money

The former UFC light heavyweight contender says he’s making three or four times more in sponsorship now that he’s with Bellator. Bellator NYC goes down this Saturday June 24th from …read more

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Featherweight boxer Daniel Franco emerges from coma after suffering brain bleeds in KO loss

After being knocked out on a nationally televised card, featherweight Daniel Franco is now out of intensive care. One week prior to former UFC fighter Tim Hague’s ultimately fatal …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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Tony Ferguson is a UFC ‘company man,’ but wants Dana White to treat him right, bro

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White and current top-ranked Lightweight contender Tony Ferguson aren’t exactly the worst of enemies, but they aren’t best friends, either.
In fact, White didn’t …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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With Megan Anderson in the UFC, Tonya Evinger replaces her in Invicta FC 24 main event

Invicta FC bantamweight champion Tonya Evinger is moving up a weight class to fight Helena Kolesnyk in the Invicta FC 24 main event. With Invicta FC featherweight champion Megan Anderson …read more

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VIDEO | Tour of the UFC’s new $14M performance institute open to all UFC fighters

The post VIDEO | Tour of the UFC’s new $14M performance institute open to all UFC fighters appeared first on | BJPenn.com. …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2017, 9:16 pm By
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UFC stars Nate Diaz and Leslie Smith being sued by management group

Nate Diaz and Leslie Smith’s former management group is taking the fighters to court for allegedly skipping out on commissions and conspiring with an attorney to break management agreements.
The Ballengee …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2017, 9:16 pm By
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Management group suing Nate Diaz, seeking more than $1 million for breach of contract

Nate Diaz’s former management firm is suing the popular UFC fighter for more than $1 million, MMA Fighting confirmed Wednesday.
The Ballengee Group filed the lawsuit Tuesday in Dallas County …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2017, 8:16 pm By
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Gennady Golovkin: I respect Conor McGregor as a UFC fighter, but he’s not a boxer

Middleweight boxing champion Gennady Golovkin discusses Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor. Under normal circumstances, the middleweight championship bout between Gennady Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) and Canelo Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs) …read more

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Former Agent Files Lawsuit Against UFC Star Nate Diaz for Breach of Contract

Nate Diaz’s former agent has filed a lawsuit in Dallas District Court against the UFC star for breach of contract. …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2017, 7:16 pm By
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Rob Font vs. Douglas Silva de Andrade added to UFC 213

The UFC has added a bantamweight bout to its upcoming pay-per-view event.
Scheduled for July 8 at Las Vegas’ T-Mobile Arena, UFC 213 will feature a clash between Rob Font and …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2017, 4:46 pm By
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UFC 213 Update: Rob Font vs. Douglas Silva de Andrade Set for Las Vegas

A bantamweight clash pitting Rob Font against Douglas Silva de Andrade has been added to the UFC 213 lineup. …read more

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Michael Bisping: Dana White told me ‘GSP does not want to fight’

For a time, it looked as though UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping would next defend his title against former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre. Yet when St-Pierre revealed he wouldn’t be …read more

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Rob Font vs. Douglas Silva de Andrade official for UFC 213

A bout expected to take place in 2014 will instead become reality three years later when Rob Font (13-2 MMA, 3-1 UFC) faces Douglas Silva de Andrade (24-1 MMA, 2-1 …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2017, 2:46 pm By
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UFC, WSOF Vet Rousimar Palhares to Face Alexei Ivanov in Fight Nights Global 70 Main Event

Controversial submission specialist Rousimar Palhares will square off against Alexei Ivanov in the …read more

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Video: Before UFC-Oklahoma City headliner, watch Michael Chiesa's bloody 2015 bout with Jim Miller

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosOn Sunday Michael Chiesa goes for his fourth straight victory. Check out the second one from his current streak.
Back in 2015 at UFC Fight Night 80, …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2017, 2:16 pm By
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A tour of the brand-new, $14 million UFC Performance Institute

LAS VEGAS — UFC execs James Kimball and Forrest Griffin take MMA Fighting on a guided tour of the promotion’s new, state-of-the-art Performance Institute. The facility is 30,000-square feet, cost …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2017, 1:16 pm By
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Michael Bisping responds to comparisons between himself and Germaine de Randamie

Earlier this week, UFC women’s featherweight champion Germaine de Randamie was stripped of her title to refusing to fight the division’s number one contender, Cris “Cyborg” Justino.
The UFC explained the …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2017, 1:16 pm By
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UFC 214: Megan Anderson will prove Cris Cyborg is human just like everyone else

You don’t get a nickname like “Cyborg” for being like every other human on the planet.
That’s why the moniker fits Cristiane Justino so well, as the fearsome striker has …read more

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UFC 214: Sage Northcutt next fight set against John Makdessi with Claudio Puelles injured

The injury bug has bit its latest victim in Claudio Puelles, who has been forced out of his scheduled bout against Sage Northcutt, which was set to go down at …read more

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Michael Bisping: Dana White says Georges St-Pierre doesn’t want to fight me

The hopes for a Michael Bisping-Georges St-Pierre middleweight title fight are fading by the day. The crazy situation surrounding the UFC middleweight champion and the return of a welterweight …read more

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UFC's Tony Martin recalls aunt's career-changing health advice ahead of Johnny Case fight

Oct 25, 2014; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Tony Martin (blue gloves) reacts after defeating Fabricio Camoes (not pictured) during UFC 179 at Ginasio do Maracanazinho. Mandatory Credit: Jason Silva-USA …read more

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UFC fighter suspended for a year for using same drug as Jones & Lesnar

UFC fighter George Sullivan has received a one-year suspension for his second anti-doping violation, after testing positive for the same fertility drug Jon Jones and Brock Lesnar used. USADA have …read more

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Kevin Lee argues for a 165-pound division, details how UFC would benefit

Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosLAS VEGAS – Five days before he’s supposed to weigh in at 156 pounds for Sunday’s UFC Fight Night 112 headliner against Michael …read more

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George Sullivan suspended one year for second UFC anti-doping policy violation

George Sullivan failed a drug test while already serving a USADA suspension, but won’t get the full sanction.
The UFC welterweight tested positive for the banned substance clomiphene in January, while …read more

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Jacare Souza will spend time in Florida to ‘learn wrestling,’ plans UFC return before year’s end

Jacare wants to improve his wrestling in the USA, believes he’ll be back in the Octagon before the end of the year. Still recuperating from chest surgery following his TKO …read more

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UFC 214: Sage Northcutt Receives New Opponent in John Makdessi

Originally scheduled to meet Claudio Puelles, Sage Northcutt will now face 13-fight UFC veteran John Makdessi this July at UFC 214. Northcutt (8-2) has posted a 3-2 record in five …read more

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George Sullivan Accepts Second UFC Anti-Doping Violation Sanction

USADA announced on Tuesday that UFC athlete George Sullivan has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a one-year sanction for his second anti-doping policy violation.
Sullivan, 36, tested positive …read more

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Sage Northcutt gets new opponent for UFC 214

On July 29th at UFC 214, rising UFC prospect Sage Northcutt was initially slated to fight Claudio Puelles, however after Puelles was forced to withdraw from the fight following a …read more

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Claudio Puelles out, Sage Northcutt now faces John Makdessi at UFC 214

Young lightweight prospect Sage Northcutt has a new opponent for UFC 214. There’s been a change of opponent for Sage Northcutt.
The 21-year-old was scheduled to take on Claudio …read more

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Fortunes changed for five at UFC Fight Night 111

When the UFC decided to inaugurate a women’s featherweight division, with exactly one true featherweight on the roster, it was very clear the fight the UFC wanted from the start …read more

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Matt Hughes may be moved to hospital specializing in traumatic brain injuries

Mixed news regarding UFC hall of famer Matt Hughes following an accident late last week where his truck was hit by a train. While recent news has largely been positive …read more

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John Makdessi steps in to face Sage Northcutt at UFC 214

Sage Northcutt has a new opponent for UFC 214.
UFC veteran John Makdessi will step in for the injured Claudio Puelles to face Northcutt on July 29, the UFC announced Tuesday …read more

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Sage Northcutt Draws New UFC 214 Opponent

With little more than a month to go until fight time, Sage Northcutt has a new opponent for UFC 214.
UFC officials on Tuesday announced that Northcutt, who was originally …read more

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John Makdessi Replaces Claudio Puelles, Meets Sage Northcutt at UFC 214 on July 29

Sage Northcutt will be facing a far more experienced opponent that originally anticipated at UFC 214. …read more

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Floyd Mayweather’s coach gives bold prediction for Conor McGregor fight

On August 26th, UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor will look to make combat sports history and hand Floyd Mayweather his first professional boxing loss when the two square off at …read more

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Germaine De Randamie makes statement on getting UFC title stripped: ‘I walk my own path’

The now-former women’s featherweight champion gave a more complete version of her thoughts on getting stripped of her UFC belt, since the surprise has passed. Things got out of hand …read more

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‘Shogun' Rua: Wanderlei Silva has to be patient against Chael Sonnen

RIO DE JANEIRO — Chael Sonnen submitted Mauricio Rua in one of his biggest wins in the UFC, and now meets “Shogun’s” longtime friend and former training partner Wanderlei Silva …read more

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UFC Fight Night Singapore medical suspensions: Correia & Arlovski facing lengthy suspensions

This past weekend, the UFC held a thrilling card for ‘UFC Fight Night Singapore’, which was headlined by a women’s bantamweight showdown between former bantamweight champion Holly Holm, and former …read more

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Kevin Lee on Tim Hague’s Death: ‘This Ain’t a Game… You Could Die’

Everyone in the fight game was rocked by the death of UFC veteran Tim Hague after he was knocked out in a boxing match on Friday in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
Hague …read more

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Megan Anderson weighs in on Holly Holm’s future

Back in February, Holly Holm battled Germaine de Randamie for the inaugural UFC women’s bantamweight title. On August 29, in co-main event of UFC 214, Megan Anderson will battle Cris …read more

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Stipe Miocic fires back at Anthony Joshua

Following news of a Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather fight being official, UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic began to call for a fight against heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua.
While …read more

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Why boxer Chris van Heerden leaked (unedited) Conor McGregor sparring footage

The news of UFC veteran heavyweight Tim Hague’s death on Sunday, following a knockout blow sustained during a boxing match in his native Canada, furnished us with a jarring and …read more

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VIDEO | Tim Hague’s opponent speaks on his tragic passing: “I knew in the ring”

On Sunday, tragedy struck the combat sports community as UFC veteran Tim Hague passed away after being brutally knocked out in a Friday night boxing match.
Now several days removed from …read more

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King Mo Lawal on Mayweather-McGregor: Conor will be seeing things he’s never seen before

Muhammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal analyses the differences between boxing and striking in MMA. Most of Conor McGregor’s success in the UFC has been mainly rooted to his heavy hands, …read more

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Megan Anderson on Germaine de Randamie: “she’s undersized at ’45, and she knew that”

When Germaine de Randamie won the inaugural UFC women’s featherweight title by defeating Holly Holm back in February, the expectation was that she would then defend that title against the …read more

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Adam Braidwood, Tim Hague’s Final Opponent, Comments On Death

Adam Braidwood has broken his silence following the death of former UFC fighter Tim Hague. Over the weekend, Braidwood knocked Hague out during their boxing match in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. …read more

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UFC champ Stipe Miocic fires back at Anthony Joshua: 'You aren't even the baddest man in the UK'

Stipe Miocic rips heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua on social media. Boxing vs. MMA is all the rage at the moment. That, of course, due to the bombshell announcement of …read more

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Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather fight to get multi-city media tour

In the buildup to Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo’s planned UFC 189 featherweight title fight (which was ultimately rescheduled for UFC 194), the UFC carted the two stars off on …read more

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Tim Hague’s opponent breaks silence: ‘I knew in the ring’ that something was not right

Tim Hague’s opponent Adam Braidwood says he knew that the former UFC fighter was already in critical condition inside the ring. Tragedy struck in the Alberta, Canada boxing scene on …read more

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Megan Anderson will not be surprised if Cyborg tries to take her down

After months of rumors and reports, it’s now official. Germaine de Randamie has been stripped of the UFC featherweight title, and Cris “Cyborg” Justino and Megan Anderson will battle for …read more

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Newly vocal Evan Dunham explains Al Iaquinta callout, also interested in Beneil Dariush

Filed under: News, UFCAfter eight years saying yes to whatever the UFC offered, lightweight Evan Dunham is calling his own shots for a change.
Dunham, who’s currently self-managed and has no …read more

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Pankronicles 2 - The Orphan vs The Dynasty

The story of MMA the UFC hasn’t told you The second episode of our ongoing series on the story of MMA, Pankronicles, is now posted. If you haven’t seen the …read more

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PHOTO | Conor McGregor has a mural of himself KOing Floyd Mayweather in his gym

On August 26, UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor will box professionally for the first time. His opponent will Floyd Mayweather Jr., a fighter with a record of 49-0 and a …read more

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Anderson's UFC jump opens door for Evinger

Invicta FC featherweight champion Megan Anderson’s jump to the UFC has opened the door for the most dominant champion in Invicta history – reigning bantamweight champ Tonya “Triple Threat” Evinger …read more

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Cyborg faces Anderson for FW title at UFC 214

The fighters wanted it and the fans wanted it, and on Saturday, July 29, the UFC is delivering a world championship bout between Brazil’s Cris “Cyborg” Justino and Australia’s Megan …read more

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Tim Hague 1983-2017

The UFC sends its sincerest condolences to the family and friends of former UFC heavyweight Tim Hague, who passed away on Sunday. He was 34.One of Canada’s top heavyweights for …read more

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Emotional Adam Braidwood breaks silence on Tim Hague's death: 'I knew in the ring'

Adam Braidwood, the man who delivered the fatal punches to Tim Hague, broke his silence today on the tragic death of the former UFC fighter.
Hague, 34, died Sunday after being …read more

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Edmonton will launch independent review into boxing death of former UFC fighter Tim Hague

The city of Edmonton will launch a third-party investigation into the death of former UFC fighter Tim Hague, a city spokesperson confirmed with MMA Fighting on Monday.
Hague died Sunday, two …read more

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Agent: Conor McGregor will ‘definitely’ return to UFC after he ‘shocks the world’ against Floyd Mayweather

Now that Conor McGregor is about to get filthy rich. thanks to his humongous payday that will come for his upcoming boxing match against Floyd Mayweather, set to go down …read more

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Mike Goldberg, Mauro Ranallo to split broadcasting duties for Bellator MSG show

Last week, Bellator announced it had signed of a pair well-known voices in mixed martial arts in former Strikerforce play-by-play man Mauro Ranallo and longtime UFC commentator Mike Goldberg.
On Monday, …read more

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Conor McGregor is a ‘free agent’ for Mayweather fight sponsorships, not tied to Reebok

Conor McGregor can agree to sponsorship deal with whoever he wants for his boxing match against Floyd Mayweather, maybe even rival of chief UFC sponsor Reebok. UFC lightweight champion Conor …read more

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Al Iaquinta gives Conor McGregor chance vs. Floyd Mayweather: 'I hope he shocks the world'

Filed under: Featured Videos, News, Radio Highlight, UFC, VideosNot too many people are giving UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor a chance against boxing legend Floyd Mayweather in their recently announced …read more

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Blindsided Germaine de Randamie found out she was stripped of UFC featherweight title on social media

Germaine de Randamie was recently stripped of her Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight title after she refused to defend it against current No. 1 contender, Cristiane Justino.
Full details here and …read more

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GoFundMe campaign for Tim Hague funeral expenses reaches goal within 24 hours

A GoFundMe campaign for Tim Hague has reached its goal within 24 hours of its creation after the former UFC heavyweight’s tragic death.
According to the fundraiser page, the donations will …read more

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Kevin Lee on Training Floyd Mayweather for Conor McGregor Fight (video)

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Kevin Lee talks about training Floyd Mayweather to fight UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor.
TRENDING > Germaine de Randamie Issues Statement After UFC Strips Her of Featherweight …read more

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Mike Winkeljohn thinks Conor McGregor has a chance ‘early on’ in boxing match against Floyd Mayweather

Some pundits from the boxing world are not even giving UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor a “puncher’s chance” against undefeated defensive boxing wizard Floyd Mayweather Jr.
With the massive money fight …read more

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Bethe Correia promises to ‘be back stronger than ever’ after KO loss to Holly Holm

For those that thought her loss to Holm might have dampened Correia’s resolve, the UFC bantamweight shows no signs of stopping. Say what you will for her performance against Holly …read more

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