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Kamaru Usman vs. Emil Weber Meek moved to UFC St. Louis

A planned UFC welterweight fight between Kamaru Usman and Emil Weber Meek has been pushed back by a couple of weeks. A welterweight fight between Kamaru Usman and Emil Weber …read more

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Michael Bisping ordered to pay ex-manager over $400,000 after contentious court case

Michael Bisping’s already rough winter has gotten a little rougher.
Bisping, the former UFC middleweight champion, was ordered Friday to pay his ex-manager Anthony McGann over $400,000 of unpaid commissions dating …read more

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Posted on December 16, 2017, 1:16 am By
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UFC on FOX 26 ceremonial weigh-ins highlight: Dos Anjos hyped, Lawler relaxed, face-off intense

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosWINNIPEG – UFC on FOX 26 ceremonial fighter weigh-ins took place today, and MMAjunkie was on the scene.
The weigh-ins went down at Bell MTS Place in …read more

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Posted on December 16, 2017, 1:16 am By
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Staredowns! Watch Robbie Lawler and Rafael Dos Anjos face off in Winnipeg

UFC on FOX 26 is ready to go and so are all the fighters from the event. Take a look at the staredowns from across the card. UFC on FOX …read more

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Posted on December 16, 2017, 12:46 am By
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Watch the UFC on FOX 26 ceremonial weigh-ins for ‘Lawler vs. Dos Anjos’ LIVE

All the fighters from UFC on FOX 26 in Winnipeg hit the stage at 7PM EST for the ceremonial weigh-ins and face offs. As usual, the official weigh-ins for UFC …read more

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Posted on December 16, 2017, 12:16 am By
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Justin Gaethje feels like a winner after knockout loss to Eddie Alvarez at UFC 218

Despite losing to former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez via third-round knockout earlier this month at UFC 218, Justin Gaethje still believes he exited the Octagon a winner. That’s a …read more

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Tim Elliott feels like UFC 'spit in my face' by not paying full purse after UFC on FOX 26 scratch

Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosWINNIPEG – Tim Elliott is not happy with his treatment from the UFC following the late scratch of his UFC on FOX 26 bout vs. …read more

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Posted on December 16, 2017, 12:16 am By
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Freddie Roach says Manny Pacquiao vs. Conor McGregor superfight would be ‘like ripping off the world’

The rumor mill spun its gears last week as boxing legend Manny Pacquiao made it known that he was in preliminary talks with UFC superstar Conor McGregor for a potential …read more

Source:: MMAMania

UFC on FOX 26: Lawler vs. dos Anjos staff picks and predictions

Check out the Bloody Elbow staff’s picks and predictions for Saturday’s UFC on FOX 26 card in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The Bloody Elbow staff has submitted its predictions for UFC …read more

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Fighter on Fighter: Breaking down UFC on FOX 26’s Robbie Lawler

Legendary brawler, Robbie Lawler, will attempt to take another step towards reclaiming his title opposite pressure fighter, Rafael dos Anjos, this Saturday (Dec. 16, 2017) at UFC on FOX 26 …read more

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Michael Bisping ordered to pay ex-manager more than $400k after 'scuffle' outside court

Michael Bisping and his ex-manager got into a scuffle outside a Manchester (U.K.) courtroom before a judge ordered the former UFC middleweight champion to pay more than $400,000 in unpaid …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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Fabricio Werdum Receives His Punishment For Throwing a Boomerang at Colby Covington

Fabricio Werdum didn’t make a second trip to Australia but he has received his punishment for throwing a boomerang at UFC welterweight Colby Covington last month.
The altercation occurred outside the …read more

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Watch: UFC on FOX 26 Ceremonial Weigh-Ins Live Tonight (Dec. 15) at 7 p.m. ET

The early morning UFC on FOX 26 weigh-ins have wrapped up, now catch the ceremonial weigh-ins later in the evening. Tomorrow night (Dec. 16), the UFC will hold an event …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 9:46 pm By
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Mike Winkeljohn Says Holly Holm Will Shock The World Again at UFC 219

Holly Holm’s coach believes lightening can strike twice. Back in Nov. 2015, Holm shocked the world with her second-round knockout win over Ronda Rousey. At the time, Rousey was undefeated …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 9:16 pm By
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UFC on FOX 26 breakdown: Betting advice, possible prop bets and fantasy studs

MMAjunkie Radio cohost and MMAjunkie contributor Dan Tom provides an in-depth breakdown of all of UFC Fight Night’s main-card bouts. Today, we look at betting and fantasy advice for the …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 8:46 pm By
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Tim Elliott on declining UFC on FOX 26 bout: ‘It hurts, I just bought a house’

Tim Elliott explains why he didn’t choose to take the fight with Pietro Menga at UFC on FOX 26 on Saturday when his opponent failed to weigh in. When almost …read more

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Diggin’ Deep on UFC on FOX 26: Lawler vs. dos Anjos - Main card preview

Get the inside scoop on a clash of up-and-coming KO artists Mike Perry and Santiago Ponzinibbio, plus former title challenger Glover Teixeira meets Misha Cirkunov in the cage. While the …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 8:17 pm By
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Mike Winkeljohn: Holly Holm will ‘shock the world again’ against Cris Cyborg

Coach Mike Winkeljohn is confident that Holly Holm can hand UFC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg her first MMA loss since her professional debut when they meet in the main event …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 8:17 pm By
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UFC on FOX 26 Weigh-in Results: One Fight Canceled

The UFC on FOX 26 weigh-in results are in and the card has one less fight. First, let’s get to the good news. Headliners for tomorrow night’s (Dec. 16) event …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 8:17 pm By
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Who ya got?! Fighters weigh in on Robbie Lawler vs. Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on FOX 26

Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosWINNIPEG – A pair of former champions in different weight classes are looking to get back to a title fight in this week’s UFC headliner.
Former …read more

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Daniel Cormier Plays a Prank on Francis Ngannou and Lives to Tell About It

Daniel Cormier is a brave man.
The reigning UFC light heavyweight champion is currently on a media tour to promote his upcoming fight at UFC 220 alongside No. 1 ranked heavyweight …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 8:17 pm By
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Tim Elliott Peeved Over Lacking Compensation for Cancelled UFC on FOX 26 Fight

Pietro Menga’s UFC flyweight debut was one of the more anticipated in recent memory for the 125-pound division. Unfortunately, it is not going to take place at UFC on FOX …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 8:17 pm By
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Tony Ferguson Rips Eddie Alvarez and His ‘Most Violent Fighter’ Title

Tony Ferguson has heard enough about ‘the most violent’ fighter title in the UFC.
Just recently, former lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez touted himself as the ‘most violent fighter’ in the UFC …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 7:46 pm By
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UFC on FOX 26 weigh-in results and video: Emmett misses weight, Elliott-Menga canceled

One fight has been scrapped following the UFC on FOX 26 weigh-ins in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

The UFC on FOX 26 official weigh-ins are in the books, and unfortunately we …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 7:46 pm By
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Robert Whittaker ‘Disappointed’ Not to Fight ‘Idol’ Georges St-Pierre

Recently crowned UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker feels somewhat ambivalent at short-term champ Georges St-Pierre’s decision to vacate the title While recognizing that the Canadian legend did the right thing …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 7:46 pm By
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Welcome to the UFC: Pietro Menga and Julian Marquez

The UK’s top flyweight and a middleweight barbarian are set to debut at UFC on FOX: Lawler vs. dos Anjos. (Editor’s Note: This article was published after Menga’s removal from …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 7:16 pm By
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UFC on FOX 26 staff picks: Lawler or 'RDA'? Who gets nod in battle of former champs?

Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, Videos

Lawler
vs.
Dos Anjos
Emmett
vs.
Lamas
Perry
vs.
Ponzinibbio
Cirkunov
vs.
Teixeira
MMAjunkie readers’consensus picks2017: 122-85

Lawler
(70%)

Lamas
(83%)

Perry
(53%)

Cirkunov
(51%)
Brian Garcia@thegoze2017: 131-76

Lawler

Lamas

Ponzinibbio

Cirkunov
Simon Samano@SJSamano2017: 130-77

Lawler

Lamas

Perry

Cirkunov
Ben Fowlkes @BenFowlkesMMA2017: 128-792016 Champion

Dos Anjos

Lamas

Perry

Cirkunov
Dann Stupp@DannStupp2017: 127-802015 Champion

Dos Anjos

Lamas

Ponzinibbio

Cirkunov
Steven Marrocco @MMAjunkieSteven2017: 126-81

Lawler

Lamas

Perry

Cirkunov
John Morgan @MMAjunkieJohn2017: 123-84

Dos …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 7:16 pm By
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10 reasons to watch UFC on FOX 26 with title eliminator between two former champs

Filed under: Featured, News, UFCMost fighters headed into a title eliminator are inclined to boast about how they are going to win that fight and move on to dethrone the …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 6:47 pm By
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UFC on FOX 26 official weigh-ins video, photos with an angry Tim Elliott

Filed under: Featured, News, Photo Gallery, UFC, VideosWINNIPEG – There was a little drama at today’s official weigh-ins for UFC on FOX 26, and we lost a fight from the …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

UFC on FOX 26 predictions, preview, and analysis

FOX hosts a phenomenal Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) card this Saturday night (Dec. 16, 2017), featuring a pair of former champions in the main event and multiple quality mixed martial …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 6:16 pm By
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Oluwale Bamgbose: Michael Bisping was ‘f-cking foolish’ for taking Kelvin Gastelum fight

UFC middleweight Oluwale Bamgbose is happy to see the division in which he competes back in order. The top of the UFC middleweight division has undergone several changes in the …read more

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Tim Elliott vs. Pietro Menga off UFC Winnipeg after Menga can’t make weight

Menga made it to 131 pounds before doctors stopped him from going any further. Botched weight cuts have cost us another fight and UFC fighter Tim Elliott a chance at …read more

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Watch MMAjunkie Radio here (1 p.m. ET) with UFC welterweight Colby Covington

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT) with guest Colby Covington.
Covington has become a lightning rod in the UFC and is one of the promotion’s …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 5:46 pm By
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UFC on Fox 26 Weigh-in Results: Two Fighters Miss Weight

Who blinks first in this high-stakes game of chicken will determine much about the immediate future of the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s welterweight division. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Rafael dos Anjos Expects a Title Shot Should he Beat Robbie Lawler

Former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos has adjusted well to life in the welterweight division so far “RDA” lost his UFC lightweight title in an overwhelming defeat to Eddie …read more

Source:: MMANews

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UFC Lawler vs Dos Anjos Care/Don't Care Preview

Sorry cry babies! Eugene S. Robinson + John Nash are back with another infamous & patented episode of the Care/Don’t Care Preview for UFC on Fox 26 from Winnipeg, Canada …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Flyweight Pietro Menga doesn't weigh in for UFC on FOX 26, fight with Tim Elliott scrapped

WINNIPEG – A flyweight fight on the prelims at Saturday’s UFC on FOX 26 card has been scrapped on the day of the weigh-ins.
Pietro Menga (13-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) will …read more

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Lawler vs. dos Anjos Set, but One Main Card Fighter Misses at UFC on FOX 26 Weigh-in

Robbie Lawler and Rafael dos Anjos are set to due battle in Winnipeg after both made weight on Friday, but one main card fighter missed the mark.
Lawler vs. dos Anjos …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 4:16 pm By
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Watch the UFC on FOX 26: Lawler vs. dos Anjos Weigh-in Live at 7 PM ET

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The fighters competing on Saturday’s UFC on FOX: Lawler vs. dos Anjos fight card will officially weigh in on Friday in Winnipeg, Canada. See how they look on …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 3:46 pm By
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Gaethje on UFC 218 loss to Alvarez: I’m glad I got knocked out instead of losing by decision

Justin Gaethje shares his thoughts on his recent fight against Eddie Alvarez at UFC 218. UFC lightweight standouts Eddie Alvarez and Justin Gaethje finally faced each other at UFC 218 …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Santiago Ponzinibbio responds to Gunnar Nelson's eye-poke complaints, promises to KO Mike Perry

Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosWINNIPEG – Before getting into his fight with Mike Perry at UFC on FOX 26, first let Santiago Ponzinibbio address complaints that he is a …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Dana White Shuts Down Rumors of Conor McGregor’s Next Fight Not Being in the UFC

Conor McGregor can fight anyone right now, absolutely anyone he wants. That’s good and bad for the UFC. After making more money than his entire UFC career combined in one …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 3:16 pm By
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UFC on FOX 26 early weigh-in results, LIVE updates for 'Lawler vs. dos Anjos' in Winnipeg

Get all the updates as the fighters for the UFC on FOX card in Canada step on the scales. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is gearing up for its UFC on …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 2:47 pm By
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Chico Camus hoping bantamweight title win at LFA 29 gets him return call from UFC

Filed under: AXS TV Fights, Featured, News, VideosThe vacant bantamweight title is on the line tonight at LFA 29 in Minnesota, and both fighters hope a win means they’ll get …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 2:47 pm By
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Manny Pacquiao vs. Conor McGregor ‘Would be Ripping Off the World’ – Freddie Roach

Manny Pacquiao’s long-term coach Freddie Roach is surprisingly uninterested in seeing his most successful fighter take on UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor The legendary coach simply believes that the fight …read more

Source:: MMANews

UFC on FOX 26 weigh-in video

At UFC on FOX 26 weigh-ins, all 24 fighters taking part in Saturday night’s UFC on FOX 26 fight card will step on the scale Friday, and we’ll have the …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on December 15, 2017, 2:16 pm By
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Julian Marquez made ‘drastic improvements’ at UFC PI, changed his lifestyle ahead of debut

At the beginning of UFC on FOX 26 fight week, Julian Marquez said he won’t have troubles making weight (unlike when he competed on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series) …read more

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UFC on FOX 26's Abel Trujillo predicts quick finish of John Makdessi and his 'little fragile face'

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosWINNIPEG – Unsurprisingly, Abel Trujillo plans to head-hunt when he steps in the octagon with John Makdessi on Saturday at UFC on FOX 26.
Trujillo (15-7 MMA, …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 1:46 pm By
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UFC on FOX 26 weigh-in results and live video stream (10 a.m. ET)

WINNIPEG – MMAjunkie is on scene and reporting live from today’s early and official UFC on FOX 26 fighter weigh-ins, which kick off at 10 a.m. ET (7 a.m. PT).
The …read more

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Video: Watch today's UFC on FOX 26 ceremonial weigh-ins live on MMAjunkie at 7 p.m. ET

WINNIPEG – UFC on FOX 26 ceremonial fighter weigh-ins take place today, and you can catch a live video stream of the proceedings here on MMAjunkie at 7 p.m. ET …read more

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Watch Mike Perry channel his inner orca, spit rhymes about your mom from inside a toaster

Mike Perry is making his weigh cut interesting ahead of UFC on FOX 26. That includes doing a Facebook Q&A from inside a portable sauna.
Perry (11-1 MMA, 4-1 UFC), who …read more

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Cyril Asker vs. Tai Tuivasa added to UFC 221 in Perth

A heavyweight bout between Cyril Asker and Tai Tuivasa is the latest addition to February’s UFC 221 lineup.
The Daily Telegraph announced the matchup between Asker (9-3 MMA, 2-2 UFC) and …read more

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Kamaru Usman vs. Emil Meek rescheduled for UFC Fight Night 124 in St. Louis

Kamaru Usman and Emil Meek are still set to fight, and now they have a date and location.
According to UFC.com, Usman (11-1 MMA, 6-0 UFC) and Meek (9-2 MMA, 1-0 …read more

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Jon Jones (@JonnyBones) finally acknowledged Jon Jones (@jonjones) on Twitter

Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFCDid you know @jonjones on Twitter is, in fact, not the former UFC light heavyweight champion? It’s true.
@jonjones is Jon Jones, but he’s …read more

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UFC adds Oliver Aubin-Mercier vs. Gilbert Burns to FOX card in Orlando

Gilbert Burns called out Oliver Aubin-Mercier following his massive knockout victory in September, and the UFC listened to his request.
The UFC announced on Thursday that “Durinho” will face Mercier in …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 3:16 am By
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Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. Gilbert Burns booked for UFC on FOX 28

They didn’t get their originally requested date, but Olivier Aubin-Mercier and Gilbert Burns are going to scrap.
The UFC today announced the lightweights will face off at UFC on FOX 28, …read more

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UFC on FOX 26 video: Lawler vs. dos Anjos media day staredowns

Check out the media day staredowns for UFC on FOX 26: Lawler vs. dos Anjos.

Thursday was media day for the fighters at UFC on FOX 26 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 2:46 am By
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Fabricio Werdum fined $600 for throwing boomerang at Colby Covington in Australia

As the saying goes, what goes around comes around.
Fabricio Werdum was fined $600 for common assault Wednesday in an Australian court for throwing a boomerang and hitting fellow UFC fighter …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

UFC on FOX 26 betting odds: Lines flip for Lawler-RDA and Teixeira-Cirkunov

The odds are in for UFC on FOX 26, as Rafael dos Anjos has overtaken Robbie Lawler as the betting favorite in the main event. UFC on FOX 26 is …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 2:16 am By
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Valerie Letourneau: Weight-cutting for women is a different game

Valerie Letourneau was one of the most vocal fighters on the UFC’s books when it came to campaigning for the addition of a women’s flyweight division.
Now, in the same …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Misha Cirkunov: Less shame in KO loss to Volkan Oezdemir now that he's fighting for UFC title

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosWINNIPEG – Misha Cirkunov is looking at the positives of his first UFC loss, which happened in just 28 seconds against Volkan Oezdemir in May at …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Kenny Florian: “It’s not fair for a champion to sit out for 12 months when there’s no injury”

Retired UFC fighter, Kenny “KenFlo” Florian has been one of the UFC’s top analysts and one of the hosts of Fox Sports 1’s weekly UFC news program, UFC Tonight since …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos confident UFC will keep title shot promise if he beats 'downhill' Robbie Lawler

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosWINNIPEG – Rafael dos Anjos is confident UFC President Dana White will make good on his word that the winner of Saturday’s UFC on FOX 26 …read more

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Posted on December 15, 2017, 1:16 am By
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Fabricio Werdum Fined $600 for Hitting Colby Covington with Boomerang in Sydney

Fabricio Werdum was charged with common assault and fined $600 for hitting Colby Covington with a boomerang outside the UFC fighter’s hotel in Sydney last month, according to a report …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Showtime: Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor did 4.3 million PPV buys in North America

Filed under: Featured, News, UFC“The Money Fight” featuring Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor generated 4.3 million pay-per-view buys in North America, Showtime announced today.
The premium cable channel said the tally …read more

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UFC 219 extended video promo for ‘Cyborg vs Holm’ on Dec. 30 Las Vegas

Cris Cyborg will defend her Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight title against former Bantamweight queenpin Holly Holm at the promotion’s year-end UFC 217 pay-per-view (PPV) event on Dec. 30, 2017, …read more

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Posted on December 14, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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UFC on FOX 26 media day photos

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Reports: Lyoto Machida vs. Eryk Anders to headline UFC Fight Night 125

Eryk Anders called for a fight with former UFC champion Lyoto Machida, and that’s what he’ll get next.
A middleweight bout between Machida (22-8 MMA, 14-8 UFC) and the undefeated Anders …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

UFC's Mike Perry speaks about childhood, prison and turning life around

Mike Perry, a top UFC welterweight contender, spoke to ESPN about his troubled past and how he changed it for the better through mixed martial arts. …read more

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Robbie Lawler: ‘If I Fight to the Best of My Abilities, There’s No Stopping Me’

Winning the UFC welterweight championship was a monumental achievement in Robbie Lawler’s career and something he’ll never forget.
Considering Lawler was once touted as the next big thing in the division …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Abdul Razak Alhassan vs. Sabah Homasi shifted to UFC 220

Turns out, Abdul Razak Alhassan and Sabah Homasi will have to wait a little longer for their promised rematch.
The UFC welterweights are now scheduled for a do-over at UFC 220, …read more

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Future ‘world champion’ Dustin Poirier: It might be time for UFC to ‘strip’ McGregor of title

UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier is getting impatient with Conor McGregor. As one of the top prospects in the UFC lightweight division, 28-year-old Dustin Poirier wants a clear path to …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

UFC on FOX 26’s Santiago Ponzinibbio is ‘stronger, prettier’ and has a hotter girlfriend than Mike Perry

Mike Perry is as outgoing and boisterous as they come, taking any and every chance to call out one contender after another when a mic is in front of his …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Sources: Machida-Anders to top UFC in Brazil

Lyoto Machida will face Eryk Anders in a middleweight fight to headline UFC Fight Night on Feb. 3 in Brazil, sources confirmed to ESPN on Thursday. …read more

Source:: ESPN

Posted on December 14, 2017, 9:46 pm By
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Bellator 191 weigh-in results: Michael McDonald’s debut changed to a catchweight

Michael McDonald’s debut for Bellator won’t officially be in the bantamweight division the former UFC contender has long called home.
McDonald’s headlining bout against Peter Ligier at Bellator 191 has been …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

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Robbie Lawler ‘not commenting’ on Georges St-Pierre vacating UFC title: ‘It doesn’t need to be said’

WINNIPEG, Manitoba — At UFC on FOX 26 media day, Robbie Lawler talked about his headlining fight against Rafael dos Anjos, the bout’s title implications, how changing camps has changed …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

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Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. Gilbert Burns Set for UFC in Orlando

A new fight has been added to the UFC’s return to Orlando as Canadian prospect Olivier Aubin-Mercier takes on submission specialist Gilbert Burns on Feb. 24.
UFC officials announced the new …read more

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Gilbert Burns vs. Olivier Aubin-Mercier Boooked for UFC on Fox 28 in Orlando

Gilbert Burns and Olivier Aubin-Mercier will meet in a lightweight duel at UFC on Fox 28. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

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Savage Justin Gaethje Proud to Have Lost to Eddie Alvarez by a Knockout

18 wins. 15 finishes. No equal for six years. That is, until Justin Gaethje ended up meeting former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez. It was the bloody war that the …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

UFC Rankings: Georges St-Pierre Down Three Places in Latest Update

The UFC has released their latest official rankings, which shows notable changes to the promotion’s middleweight and women’s bantamweight divisions Georges St-Pierre returned from a four-year hiatus at UFC 217 …read more

Source:: MMANews

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EXCLUSIVE | Jimi Manuwa discusses Volkan Oezdemir’s chances against Daniel Cormier

Back in July, on the main card of the stacked UFC 214, English knockout artist Jimi Manuwa stepped into the Octagon with Swiss striker Volkan Oezdemir in a perceived light …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

Diggin’ Deep on UFC on FOX 26: Lawler vs. dos Anjos - FS1 prelims preview

Get the scoop on all six FS1 preliminary contests from UFC on FOX 26, featuring light heavyweight swinger Jared Cannonier stepping up to face Jan Blachowicz. As usual for a …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

UFC on FOX 26 main-card breakdown: Perry-Ponzinibbio, Cirkunov-Teixeira, plus prelim picks

MMAjunkie Radio cohost and MMAjunkie contributor Dan Tom provides an in-depth breakdown of all of UFC on FOX 26’s main-card bouts. Today, we look at the first two fights on …read more

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What’s UFC’s Mike Perry like in real life? Danielle Nickerson, his girlfriend, explains

WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Ahead of UFC on FOX 26, Danielle Nickerson, girlfriend and cornerperson for Mike Perry, discusses how they met, her background as a tennis athlete, what their relationship …read more

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UFC on FOX 26's Glover Teixeira knew he'd fight Misha Cirkunov sooner or later

WINNIPEG – Glover Teixeira’s had a feeling he would eventually cross paths with Misha Cirkunov, even when they were friendly and spending time together when competing on the same fight …read more

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Robbie Lawler vs Rafael dos Anjos staredown video from UFC on FOX 26 media day

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos will get his wish and collide with ex-welterweight kingpin Robbie Lawler in the 170-pound main event of UFC on FOX …read more

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Mike Perry Goes Off During UFC on FOX 26 Face-Offs (Video)

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The stars of UFC on FOX 26, including Robbie Lawler and Rafael Dos Anjos, faced off after media day on Thursday before the action on Saturday night in …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | 9th-ranked UFC heavyweight Curtis Blaydes makes prediction for Miocic vs. Ngannou fight

When heavyweight veteran Alistair Overeem stepped into the Octagon with brick-fisted puncher Francis Ngannou at UFC 218, he opted to stand and trade with him, and ultimately paid the price, …read more

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5 reasons to watch Bellator 191 with debuts of ex-UFC title challengers McDonald, Letourneau

Two high-profile signings make their promotional debuts Friday at Bellator 191.
In the main event, former UFC interim bantamweight title challenger Michael McDonald fights for the first time in 2017 when …read more

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Video: UFC on FOX 26 media day face-offs with Mike Perry doing plenty of jaw-jackin'

Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosWINNIPEG – The main-card fighters for Saturday’s UFC on FOX 26 card got together to meet the media today. Then they got face to face.
Things …read more

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UFC on FOX 26 media day staredowns

WINNIPEG — At UFC on FOX 26 media day, check out the staredowns for all the main card fighters Thursday morning. …read more

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Latest UFC on FOX 27 fight card, rumors, and updates for ‘Jacare vs Brunson 2’ on Jan. 27 in Charlotte

Five long years after he was knocked out by Ronaldo Souza under the Strikeforce banner, top UFC middleweight Derek Brunson will finally have an opportunity to get revenge on “Jacare” …read more

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Tyron Woodley Doesn’t Believe UFC Should Strip Conor McGregor of Title

In a bit of a surprising decision, UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley doesn’t believe the promotion should strip the lightweight belt from Conor McGregor. McGregor surpassed an entire year without …read more

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Lyoto Machida vs. Eryk Anders to Headline UFC Belem

Following his call out of Lyoto Machida following a second successive win in the UFC, Eryk Anders has got his wish The 30-year-old, unbeaten prospect will face Machida in a …read more

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Luke Rockhold Calls Kelvin Gastelum ‘Little Midget,” Not Training at AKA Before Title-Fight

Former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold will try to reclaim the title in 2018 when he faces off against Robert Whittaker in Australia at UFC 221. The 33-year-old Rockhold (16-3) …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Jimi Manuwa discusses Jon Jones situation, suggests serious punishment if he’s found guilty

Shortly after Jon Jones knocked out Daniel Cormier to re-capture the UFC light heavyweight title, it was announced that he’d tested positive for turinabol in a pre-fight drug test. With …read more

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Alexander Gustafsson ‘Feels Sorry’ for Jon Jones, Hopes He Returns

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was once on top of the world. He was the youngest fighter to win a UFC belt when he captured the 205-pound title …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Curtis Blaydes explains what surprised him about Francis Ngannou’s KO of Alistair Overeem

Earlier this month, in the co-main event of UFC 218, surging French-Cameroonian heavyweight Francis Ngannou knocked out Alistair Overeem to earn a shot at reigning UFC heavyweight champ Stipe Miocic. …read more

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Montreal native John Makdessi explains move from Tristar to Roufusport before UFC on FOX 26

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosWINNIPEG – MMA Fighters changing gyms is a common practice. There are some names closely associated with one training camp, though, and although John Makdessi called …read more

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Justin Gaethje ‘Glad to Have been KO’d’ by Alvarez, Rather than Lose by Decision

Justin Gaethje may have lost his perfect record at UFC 218 against Eddie Alvarez but, as he sees it, things could have been worse Gaethje told MMA Tonight on SiriusXM …read more

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