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Morning Report: Tony Ferguson calls out Nate Diaz with the Diaz motto: ‘Don’t be scared homie’

Tony Ferguson could possibly be the best lightweight on Earth, but he’s having a hard time proving it.
The former Ultimate Fighter winner is currently second in the UFC lightweight rankings …read more

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Watch The MMA Beat live today

On this week’s episode of the show, the panel will discuss Al Iaquinta’s recent comments about the UFC, the Bellator 180 additions, Cris Cyborg’s future, the status of the Bisping-GSP …read more

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UFC titleholder Tyron Woodley returns in July: 'Champ camp just kicked off'

Filed under: News, UFCIt appears UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley will fit a title defense into his busy schedule.
Woodley (17-3-1 MMA, 7-2-1 UFC) most recently competed in March at UFC …read more

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The MMA Hour - 378 - Rafael dos Anjos

Rafael dos Anjos will preview his UFC welterweight debut against Tarec Saffiedine on June 17.

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Posted on April 27, 2017, 5:16 am By
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The MMA Hour - 378 - Pearl Gonzalez

Pearl Gonzalez will reflect on her unsuccessful UFC debut earlier this month at UFC 210.

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Michael Bisping believes Georges St-Pierre purposely stuck out his gut in video to troll him

Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosThroughout his illustrious career, Georges St-Pierre has been known for being in incredible shape, which is why a YouTube video this week raised a lot …read more

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Episode No. 2 recap: 'The Ultimate Fighter 25: Redemption'

Episode No. 2 of “The Ultimate Fighter 25: Redemption” immediately kicks off with a verbal clash between opposing head coaches Cody Garbrandt and T.J. Dillashaw.
UFC bantamweight champ Garbrandt and former …read more

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Daniel Cormier sends a message to Jon Jones

Daniel Cormier wants to be the man to welcome back Jon Jones back to the UFC.
Last week, MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani reported that the UFC was targeting to make …read more

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Posted on April 27, 2017, 3:16 am By
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Dana White: I was never in this business for the money

According to UFC president Dana White, the last thing he cares about being in the fight game is making money. It is no secret that UFC president Dana White …read more

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Posted on April 27, 2017, 3:16 am By
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Daniel Cormier demands Jon Jones accepts UFC 214 rematch: 'It's my rules, I'm the champ now'

Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosUFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is ready for his rematch with bitter rival Jon Jones. From all indications, it’s going to go down at …read more

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Posted on April 27, 2017, 2:16 am By
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Jon Jones or Georges St-Pierre: Who had Better Championship Run?

Daniel Cormier, the reigning UFC light heavyweight champion, and former title challenger Kenny Florian were presented with an interesting question Wednesday night during “UFC Tonight.” Who had the better championship …read more

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UFC 211: Jorge Masvidal’s Wrestling is Difference Against Demian Maia

Jorge Masvidal is riding high entering UFC 211 next month with three consecutive victories. Masvidal meets Demian Maia, who has been even hotter in the welterweight division, as part of …read more

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Mickey Gall reveals disgusting eyebrow cut that he suffered ahead of CM Punk fight

Just a warning, folks – this one is pretty graphic. Mickey Gall earned his stripes in the UFC by defeating pro wrestler CM Punk and fellow Lookin’ For A Fight …read more

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Posted on April 27, 2017, 1:16 am By
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UFC Rankings Report: Brandon Moreno, Al Iaquinta Climb

Both Brandon Moreno and Al Iaquinta climbed three spots in the latest UFC rankings. Moreno, who scored a win over Dustin Ortiz, is now seventh at flyweight. He moved ahead …read more

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Anderson Silva's potential UFC 212 opponents get stranger as June quickly approaches

According to Brazilian outlet Combate, the UFC is considering Ovince St-Preux at a 195 pound catchweight for Anderson Silva’s UFC 212 opponent. Two weeks ago the UFC went down to …read more

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Posted on April 27, 2017, 12:16 am By
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Report: Former UFC champion Renan Barao returning to 135 after brief stint at 145

Renan Barao is reportedly returning to the weight class where he once held UFC gold. Renan Barao’s time as a UFC featherweight has apparently come to an abrupt end, as …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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Interim champ Max Holloway has an idea for the UFC: A reality show with himself as the star

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosUFC interim featherweight champion Max Holloway believes he could get all the clicks if cameras were just following him around.
Sure, Holloway has been on “UFC Embedded,” …read more

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Mickey Gall reveals a nasty cut he received three weeks prior to fight with CM Punk at UFC 203

Micky Gall has been very transparent in his career in the UFC so far, in both calling out CM Punk and Sage Northcutt, and then defeating both.
Yet the 25-year-old New …read more

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Want Diego Sanchez to Retire? Shut Your Mouth Right Now

Diego Sanchez has found it difficult trying to get back into UFC title contention over the past few years, but that doesn’t mean he’s ready to hang up his gloves.
Following …read more

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PHOTO | Joe Rogan discusses TaeKwonDo techniques in MMA

It’s no secret that UFC commentator Joe Rogan has a very extensive background in traditional martial arts. The long standing UFC commentator holds national TaeKwonDo championships in addition to a …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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The Ultimate Fighter Redemption: Ep. 2 Preview

WEDNESDAY | Tempers flare again between coaches, PLUS @TruckMMA_UFC takes on @TomGallicchio | #TUFRedemption on @FS1 pic.twitter.com/io3SLns8JO
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Brian Stann says Cyborg ‘difficult’ to work with, she fires back insinuating nationalism

UFC commentator Brian Stann discussed the difficulties he and the UFC have found in working with women’s featherweight dynamo Cris Cyborg. UFC women’s featherweight Cris Justino, aka “Cyborg,” has found …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos to be ‘hometown’ favorite at UFC Fight Night 111

Former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos is set to make his UFC welterweight debut on June 17 against #11 UFC ranked welterweight Tarec Saffiedine at UFC Fight Night 111.
The …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2017, 9:16 pm By
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Pic: Mickey Gall shows off nasty cut suffered a few weeks before CM Punk fight at UFC 203

#SecretTime ! I got this cut 3 WEEKS BEFORE fighting CM Punk… Accidental head butt in practice, 21 STITCHES… Doc said I can’t fight for 6 MONTHS (yeah right). He …read more

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Bas Rutten: Maurice Smith's UFC Hall of Fame inclusion is 'freaking awesome'

Filed under: News, UFCThis past weekend, UFC officials announced former heavyweight champion Maurice Smith will be inducted into the promotion’s hall of fame this summer, and there were some mixed …read more

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Michael Bisping: In new video, Georges St-Pierre ‘looks like he’s been impregnated by an alien’

A new video of Georges St-Pierre had social media buzzing this week. The former UFC welterweight champion looked a little bit chunky in the midsection. And that’s the kind of …read more

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PHOTO | Mickey Gall shows off cut from CM Punk training camp

UFC prospect Mickey Gall may be the least experienced fighter on the UFC roster, however the young prospect quickly made a name for himself in 2016 when he picked up …read more

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VIDEO | Michael Bisping criticizes Georges St-Pierre’s bigger physique

It has been over three years since Georges St-Pierre fought in the UFC and is slated for his return to the Octagon against UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping. Although the …read more

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'Cyborg' Justino vents at UFC and Brian Stann after he says she's 'difficult'

May 14, 2016; Curitiba, Brazil; Cris Justino (red) awaits the start of her fight against Leslie Smith during UFC Fight Night at Arena Atletico Paranaense. Mandatory Credit: Jason Silva-USA TODAY …read more

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Karate In MMA: How Patricio ‘Pitbull’ Freire Defeated Daniel Straus With Ease

While much of the attention was set on the UFC bouts in Nashville, there was indeed another fight card that had some pretty interesting clashes. It’s fascinating to me that …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2017, 7:16 pm By
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VIDEO | Georges St-Pierre looking a bit different ahead of Michael Bisping fight

Former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre is set to return to fighting in the UFC after taking a break for over three years from competing in the Octagon.
“Rush” will be stepping …read more

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Luan Chagas vs. Jim Wallhead added to UFC 212

A welterweight clash between Luan Chagas and Jim Wallhead was booked for UFC 212, sources told MMA Fighting following a report by Combate.
UFC 212 is scheduled for June 3 at …read more

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Michael 'Venom' Page will test free agency soon but says 'Bellator is home' for now

MMA star Michael Page only has two fights left on his Bellator contract. Michael Venom Page, or ‘MVP’, is perhaps the biggest MMA star outside of the UFC. The British …read more

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Watch: Georges St. Pierre Looking Bulked Up In New Video

We still don’t have an official date for when Georges St. Pierre will return to action in the UFC and face current middleweight champion Michael Bisping. One thing is certain …read more

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Fortunes changed for five at UFC Fight Night 108

Less than one year ago, Brandon Moreno first appeared on UFC television as a cast member on The Ultimate Fighter tournament of champions.
He was one of 16 small-company flyweight …read more

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Dana White explains why the Fertitta brothers turned down $5 billion buyout

Throughout the course of the UFC’s buyout, fight fans were consistently in awe of the high figures being offered to the UFC.
Ultimately of course, the Fertitta brothers sold the promotion …read more

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Holly Holm confident she’s “in the mix” despite skid

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm has hit a bit of a rough patch since her iconic UFC 193 knockout win over Ronda Rousey. Following her win over Rousey, …read more

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The Speed Bag: Is CM Punk finally done with this MMA thing?

Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosWill Phil “CM Punk” Brooks’ MMA experiment last just one pro fight? It’s starting to feel that way.
Punk (0-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) has kept …read more

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Georges St-Pierre: It’s Harder to Remain UFC Champion Than Becoming One

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Georges St-Pierre knows what it is like to become a UFC champion. He became the UFC welterweight titleholder on two different occasions.
He also knows what it is like …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2017, 2:46 pm By
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Al Iaquinta blasts Kevin Lee and others in fiery Twitter tirade

Late last year, New York’s Al Iaquinta withdrew from the stacked UFC 205, citing a contract dispute with the UFC. This dispute continued over the coming weeks, until Iaquinta opted …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2017, 2:16 pm By
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Former UFC Light Heavyweight Fabio Maldonado Involved in Freak Household Accident

Former UFC light heavyweight Fabio Maldonado, who has fought everyone from current UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic to all-time great Fedor Emelianenko, recently got back in the win column. At …read more

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Despite entertaining beef, Marc Diakiese will not be fighting Paul Felder next

Earlier this year, when the UFC touched down in London, England, undefeated lightweight prospect Marc Diakiese picked up one of the best knockouts of 2017 thus far, one-punching Teemu Packalen …read more

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Chris Weidman believes he would have ‘gone on to dominate’ Gegard Mousasi if fight continued at UFC 210

Several weeks after the chaotic ending to his UFC 210 matchup with Gegard Mousasi, Chris Weidman remains sure of one thing. If he had been allowed the continue the fight, …read more

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VIDEO Frank Mir won’t let USADA ban end career, wants to fight in Japan

Earlier this month, news broke that former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir had been slapped with a two-year ban from the United States Anti-Doping Agency. His suspension stems from an …read more

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VIDEO | Frank Mir won’t let USADA ban end career, wants to fight in Japan

Earlier this month, news broke that former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir had been slapped with a two-year ban from the United States Anti-Doping Agency. His suspension stems from an …read more

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Mike Perry: I won’t be the first dude to kill somebody in the UFC

UFC welterweight attraction Mike Perry weighs in on the possibility of death in the Octagon. UFC welterweight prospect Mike Perry has been riding high after his vicious knockout of longtime …read more

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Morning Report: Dillashaw on Garbrandt charity offer: ‘It should be for kids without fathers so they don’t grow up like Cody’

It’s no secret that former UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw and current title holder Cody Garbrandt don’t care much for one another. By now the story is well known how …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2017, 12:16 pm By
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Why is Chael Sonnen fighting Wanderlei Silva? 'The American Gangster' has a top-10 list

Filed under: Bellator, NewsWhy is Chael Sonnen fighting Wanderlei Silva? Oh, let him count the ways.
Years after UFC officials first tried to book the fighters for a bout after serving …read more

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Chas Skelly Says Calling For UFC 211 Bout Goes Beyond Notoriety

Chas Skelly is happy to fight in his home state on a stacked UFC 211 card. Back in February, Skelly told MMANews.com’s Tim Thompson that he wanted to be on …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2017, 11:16 am By
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Chris Weidman: ‘I Think I Would’ve Went on to Dominate Gegard Mousasi’

Chris Weidman feels he had Gegard Mousasi right where he wanted him before controversy ensued at UFC 210. Earlier this month, Weidman took on Mousasi inside the KeyBank Center in …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2017, 6:16 am By
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The Diaz brothers spent 4/20 getting high and hanging with the Wu-Tang Clan

Video showing Nick and Nate Diaz partying with the infamous Wu-Tang Clan at the Cannabis Cup proves they don’t need the UFC to have a good time. Nick and Nate …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2017, 1:46 am By
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Why 'TUF 19' winner Eddie Gordon joined 'TUF 25: Redemption' after vowing he'd never go back

Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, VideosEddie Gordon wasn’t quite sure what to think when he got the call asking if he’d like to go back on another season of …read more

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Al Iaquinta targets Reebok, Sage Northcutt, and more in new Twitter rant

Al Iaquinta is at it again.
One day after an epic rant on The MMA Hour in which he, among other things, told UFC president Dana White to go f*ck …read more

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Dana White: We could have sold the UFC for $5 billion

UFC president Dana White says the UFC’s record-breaking $4B sale could have been even higher if the promotion had sold to different bidders. The $4-billion price tag on the UFC …read more

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Al Iaquinta With Epic Twitter Rant, Calls Out Sage Northcutt, Others

Al Iaquinta is one fired up UFC lightweight. Days after knocking out Diego Sanchez in Nashville, Iaquinta has continued his rage outside the Octagon. Iaquinta, a former Ultimate Fighter runner-up, …read more

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USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie rankings, April 25: Welcome to the top-10, Brandon Moreno

“The Assassin Baby” is making waves in the UFC’s flyweight division.
At this past weekend’s UFC Fight Night 108 event, Brandon Moreno (14-3 MMA, 3-0 UFC) struggled early against veteran Dustin …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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Following drug test problems, Frank Mir doesn’t feel the same about the UFC

Frank Mir’s ongoing saga surrounding a failed drug test in 2016 has been changing the way he thinks about his relationship to his longtime promotional home. It’s no secret that …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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Watch Carla Esparza punch a fan in the face ... because he asked her to

How many fans can say they’ve been punched in the face by a UFC champ and walked away with all their teeth? Long gone are the days when UFC fighters …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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In middleweight reinvention, ex-welterweight champ Johny Hendricks in midst of big camp push

Now that he’s trying to reinvent his career as a middleweight, former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks is able to have a new lease on life when it comes to …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2017, 10:46 pm By
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Chris Weidman on UFC 210 debacle: ‘What happened in there was chaos and not right’

Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman is hoping to get his loss to Gegard Mousasi overturned, and maybe score a rematch too. While Daniel Cormier racked up another title defense …read more

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Dana White Claims UFC Shot Down $5 Billion Offer

Jaws hit the floor when a group headed by WME-IMG purchased the UFC for roughly $4.2 billion in July of 2016. It was the largest ever acquisition in sports history. …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2017, 9:46 pm By
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Frank Mir on UFC: ‘I Don’t Feel The Same About The Company as I Felt Years Ago’

Frank Mir sees changes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and he isn’t a fan of them. Mir, who is a former UFC heavyweight title holder, is on the sidelines …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2017, 9:16 pm By
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Lightweight Al Iaquinta calls out White, UFC

Lightweight Al Iaquinta calls out White, UFC …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2017, 9:16 pm By
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Rafael dos Anjos 'passed out in the bathtub' prior to UFC title fight with Eddie Alvarez

Dos Anjos talks about how he passed out during his brutal weight cut for UFC Fight Night 90. Joe Rogan wasn’t kidding.
Rafael dos Anjos did pass out for three …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2017, 9:16 pm By
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Someone offered to buy UFC for $5 billion and the not-lying Dana White said HELL NO

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White (clearly) does not care about money.
That’s why he scoffed at the $5 billion offer that was presented back when the world’s premiere mixed …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2017, 8:16 pm By
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Frank Mir says his feelings have been hurt under new UFC ownership

It has been a rough year for former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir.
After testing positive for dehydrochlormethyltestosterone (DHCMT) in March 2016, which is on the banned substances list, Mir just …read more

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VIDEO | Top 10 UFC knockouts of 2017 so far

2016 was a great year for UFC knockouts. We saw Michael Bisping KO Luke Rockhold. We saw Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone chop Matt Brown down with a head kick. We watched …read more

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Georges St-Pierre Understands the Ding on UFC Money Fights

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Returning former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre recently fielded some fan questions …read more

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PHOTO | UFC Singapore gets cool official poster

On June 17, the UFC will return to Asia with UFC Singapore. The promotion has been sure to stack this Asian return with some excellent fights.
In the UFC Singapore main …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2017, 6:17 pm By
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The List: Who is the greatest UFC heavyweight champion of all time?

For too long, our writers’ hyper-specific arguments have been confined to the private corridors of the Internet. Welcome to The List, where we take their instant message bickerings, add a …read more

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‘UFC Fight Night Nashville’ medical suspensions, 4 fighters potentially out 6 months

This past weekend the UFC hit Tennessee for ‘UFC Fight Night Nashville’ which featured a featherweight showdown between #4 ranked featherweight Cub Swanson, and SBG Ireland’s very own Artem Lobov. …read more

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Georges St-Pierre: ‘I believe in ring rust, it will be an issue’

Georges St-Pierre says ring rust will be a factor when he returns after almost 4 years away from the UFC. When Georges St-Pierre faces off against Michael Bisping, he not …read more

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VIDEO | Jimmie Rivera sparring TJ Dillashaw, claims Dillashaw has no KO power

Several years ago, UFC bantamweights TJ Dillashaw and Jimmie Rivera took part in a sparring session at Roufusport gym in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
The sparring session was kept quiet until now, when …read more

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Diego Sanchez sends lengthy message to supporters following KO loss

This past weekend, on the main card of ‘UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs. Lobov’, UFC icon Diego Sanchez returned to the Octagon in hopes of building on his November win …read more

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Fabio Maldonado sidelined three months after scary accident (warning: graphic pictures)

Fabio Maldonado won’t be training or fighting for a while.
The former UFC light heavyweight, who returned to the win column with a first-round victory in Tajikistan in March, suffered an …read more

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Conor McGregor’s manager gives Nate Diaz path to Conor McGregor trilogy fight

In 2016, UFC superstars Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz put on two of the most iconic fights in UFC history.
Just two weeks before Conor McGregor was scheduled to challenge Rafael …read more

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Rizin FF sends message to furious Al Iaquinta regarding boos after KO win

This past weekend in Nashville, Tennessee, UFC lightweight Al Iaquinta returned to the Octagon after nearly a 2-year hiatus from the Octagon.
In 2015, Iaquinta quickly climbed the UFC lightweight rankings, …read more

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Stevie Ray says he almost finished Joe Lauzon at UFC Fight Night 108 and wishes he had

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosStevie Ray was told by his corner he was likely down 10-8 to Joe Lauzon after a hellacious first round, but there was simply no quit …read more

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Dana White explains why he isn’t counting Conor McGregor out against Floyd Mayweather

UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor certainly possesses some of the best knockout power in the UFC. As Tristar gym head coach Firas Zahabi has explained it, McGregor has the ‘touch …read more

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UFC stopped caring about Frank Mir (and that hurt his feelings)

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight titleholder, Frank Mir, is coming off three consecutive losses. Two inside the Octagon, and one against United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA).
Mir was suspended two …read more

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Georges St-Pierre opens up on possibility of ring rust in UFC return

This year, the MMA community celebrated as it was revealed that former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre would be returning to the Octagon in 2017 to fight middleweight champion Michael …read more

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David Michaud Looking to LFA Fight Night 1 to Propel Him Back to the UFC

After nine months off from fighting, former UFC lightweight David Michaud returned to action in March at Beatdown 20 and managed to pick up his second win in his last …read more

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England's Darren Till meets Germany's Jessin Ayari at UFC Fight Night 109 in Sweden

A welterweight fight is the latest addition to next month’s UFC return to Sweden.
Unbeaten Englishman Darren Till (13-0-1 MMA, 1-0-1 UFC) is set to take on Germany’s Jessin Ayari (16-3 …read more

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Chris Weidman felt he was dominating Mousasi at UFC 210, targets rematch

It’s now been several weeks since Chris Weidman’s controversial TKO loss to Gegard Mousasi, which marked his third-straight strike-induced loss in a row.
The controversy of this loss surrounded a …read more

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Report: Luan Chagas vs. Jim Wallhead booked for UFC 212 in Rio de Janeiro

The UFC’s lineup for its return to Brazil in June continues to grow with the addition of a welterweight fight.
Brazil’s Luan Chagas (14-2-1 MMA, 0-1-1 UFC) is set to take …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Frank Mir disenfranchised with UFC, USADA: ‘I don’t feel the same about the company’

Frank Mir says he has been in Dana White’s office on multiple occasions. There was a time, Mir said, when the UFC president would take him in with open arms …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos passed out day before losing UFC title to Eddie Alvarez - ‘My coaches almost called 911’

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos coughed up his belt to Eddie Alvarez at UFC Fight Night 90 in July 2016, losing via first round knockout. …read more

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Morning Report: Georges St-Pierre believes in ring rust but says it won’t be a factor against Michael Bisping

At an undisclosed time and location later this year, the greatest welterweight of all time, Georges St-Pierre, will come out of retirement to challenge for the UFC middleweight championship against …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Video: Georges St-Pierre shows off physique - I’m the biggest I’ve ever been in my life

Georges St-Pierre is looking a lot bigger ahead of his UFC middleweight title bout against Michael Bisping. After 4 years away from the sport, Georges St-Pierre will be moving up …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Posted on April 25, 2017, 11:46 am By
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Former UFC Champ Rafael dos Anjos Confirms He Passed Out for 3 Minutes Before Alvarez Bout

This past November, Ultimate Fighting Championship color commentator Joe Rogan claimed that former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos had passed out for three minutes prior to weighing in for …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Former UFC Champ Rafael dos Anjos Confirms He Passed Out for 3 Minutes Before Eddie Alvarez Bout

This past November, Ultimate Fighting Championship color commentator Joe Rogan claimed that former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos had passed out for three minutes prior to weighing in for …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Fab Five - Miocic's Greatest Fights

On May 13 in Dallas, UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic defends his title against the last man to defeat him, Junior Dos Santos. The bout, which headlines the stacked UFC …read more

Source:: UFC

Midnight Mania! Mike Perry discusses possibility of killing a man inside UFC’s Octagon

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight … Welcome to Midnight Mania! Tonight we’ve got Mike Perry talking about killing people, Al …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Robert Whittaker will wait for UFC Middleweight title shot - ‘Cards (and youth) stacked in my favor’

Robert Whittaker firmly cemented his spot as one of the elite fighters in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Middleweight division when he knocked out Ronaldo Souza at UFC on FOX …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Al Iaquinta: Giving post-fight bonuses is like the UFC’s ‘way to control everybody’

Al Iaquinta is not a fan of the UFC post-fight bonuses, among other things. After a two-year absence from the sport, Al Iaquinta made his UFC return on Saturday …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Posted on April 25, 2017, 2:16 am By
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Chas Skelly on Jason Knight scrap: 'There's only room for one redneck in this 145-pound UFC trailer park'

Whether it was the promise of screaming fans in sleeveless shirts that did it or not, fact is that UFC featherweight Chas Skelly got the home scrap he wanted.
Set to …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on April 25, 2017, 12:46 am By
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Al Iaquinta rips UFC bonus system, tells Dana White to 'shut the f--- up'

(Warning: Video contains strong language) After UFC Fight Night concluded on Saturday night, the focus wasn’t on Cub Swanson’s statement victory over Artem Lobov – a win that may have …read more

Source:: Yahoo

Bellator MMA signs former UFC strawweight title challenger Valerie Letourneau

The Bellator women’s flyweight division has been bolstered with the signing of former UFC strawweight contender Valerie Letourneau. Another former UFC title challenger is Bellator bound.
If you watched Bellator 178 …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Al Iaquinta rips UFC bonus system, tells Dana White to 'shut the f--- up'

(Warning: Video contains strong language) After UFC Fight Night concluded on Saturday night, the focus wasn’t on Cub Swanson’s statement victory over Artem Lobov – a win that may have …read more

Source:: Cagewriter

Al Iaquinta Rips into UFC and Dana White

Al Iaquinta may have made his first trip to the Octagon in more than two years at Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 108 in Nashville, but that doesn’t mean things between …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Posted on April 25, 2017, 12:16 am By
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