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Sijara Eubanks on Joe Rogan: “One day he is going to find himself with me in the cage”

Women’s flyweight contender Sijara Eubanks plans on giving UFC commentator Joe Rogan a piece of her mind the next time she has a post-fight interview.
Earlier this month it was reported …read more

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Nurmagomedov Manager Ali Abdelaziz Rips Conor McGregor: ‘Focus on Selling Alcohol’

Count Ali Abdelaziz among those who was unimpressed by Conor McGregor’s breakdown of the UFC 229 main event. …read more

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Posted on October 24, 2018, 4:16 am By
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‘Mayhem’ Miller arrested for felony vandalism, in danger of facing jail sentence

Jason Miller was arrested Friday on a felony charge that could violate his existing probation.
The former UFC and Strikeforce star was arrested Friday and charged with felony vandalism, per …read more

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Posted on October 24, 2018, 3:46 am By
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Report: Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller Facing 4 Years in Prison After Felony Vandalism Charge

A felony vandalism charge could put troubled former UFC fighter Jason Miller behind bars. …read more

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Posted on October 24, 2018, 3:16 am By
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UFC Moncton main event breakdown: Volkan Oezdemir, Anthony Smith clash in high-pressure affair

MMAjunkie Radio co-host and MMAjunkie contributor Dan Tom breaks down the UFC’s top bouts. Today, we look at the main event for UFC Fight Night 138.
UFC Fight Night 138 takes …read more

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Dana White: ‘I’m not interested in making a Nate Diaz fight’

Nate Diaz isn’t exactly in Dana White’s good books right now. UFC 230 was supposed to feature the return of Nate Diaz in a prime spot against contender Dustin …read more

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Posted on October 24, 2018, 2:16 am By
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Sources: Nelson-Oliveira targeted for UFC 231

A welterweight bout between Gunnar Nelson and Alex Oliveira is close to be finalized for UFC 231 on Dec. 8 in Toronto, sources told ESPN. …read more

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Mark De La Rosa vs. Jordan Espinosa, Hannah Cifers, Thiago Moises among UFC Denver changes

The UFC’s 25th anniversary event is undergoing a handful of injury-related changes – because of course it is.
UFC officials today revealed to DenverPost.com several changes to the lineup for UFC …read more

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Iaquinta: McGregor ‘s—t the bed’ at UFC 229

Al Iaquinta had some harsh words to say about Conor McGregor’s performance against Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229. UFC lightweight Al Iaquinta has criticized Conor McGregor’s performance against Khabib Nurmagomedov …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Amanda Cooper is ‘very confident’ she will beat Ashley Yoder at UFC Denver

Amanda ‘ABC’ Cooper is ready to get back to her winning ways.
Cooper got her start in the UFC by competing on season 23 of The Ultimate Fighter. She would win …read more

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Report | Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller facing four months in prison

Life after the UFC can hit some a lot harder than others. But the worst case of that has to be with former middleweight contender Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller.
Since departing from …read more

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Posted on October 24, 2018, 12:16 am By
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Ricardo Lamas vs. Darren Elkins set for UFC Buenos Aires

The UFC’s debut show in Argentina has its co-main event. Two featherweights coming off losses will serve as the co-main event for the UFC’s first appearance in Argentina.
Officials announced on …read more

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Surgery Delays ‘Suga’ Show A Few More Months

Rising Bantamweight contender Sean O’Malley was recently yanked from his scheduled showdown against Jose Quinonez — which was set to pop off at UFC 229 on Oct. 6, 2018) —- …read more

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Posted on October 24, 2018, 12:16 am By
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Khabib’s Manager Responds To Conor McGregor’s UFC 229 Breakdown

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager Ali Abdelaziz blasts Conor McGregor following the “Notorious” one’s breakdown of UFC 229. McGregor challenged Nurmagomedov for the UFC lightweight title earlier this month. Nurmagomedov successfully retained …read more

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UFC partners with CSG Taiwan Ltd. to launch first-ever UFC force tracker

Las Vegas and Taiwan – UFC, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization, today announced a new multi-year licensing agreement with CSG Taiwan Limited. The partnership, negotiated by IMG, grants …read more

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Posted on October 24, 2018, 12:16 am By
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Ali Abdelaziz counters back at Conor McGregor’s UFC 229 analysis, ‘Just stfu and move on’

Late last night, Conor McGregor took a look back at his most recent fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229. This, of course, generated mixed reactions.
One of those reactions came …read more

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Ricardo Lamas vs. Darren Elkins slated for UFC Argentina co-main event

A featherweight matchup between Ricardo Lamas (18-7) and Darren Elkins (24-6) has been added as the co-main event of UFC Argentina on November 17. UFC officials confirmed the news on …read more

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Oezdemir questions Jones’ USADA suspension reduction

UFC Moncton headliner Volkan Oezdemir spoke about Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier’s potential returns to the UFC light heavyweight division. This weekend, second-ranked UFC light heavyweight Volkan Oezdemir (15-2) takes …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz blasts Conor McGregor for 'white flag in middle of battle'

Not surprisingly, MMA manager Ali Abdelaziz differs from Conor McGregor in his interpretation of UFC 229’s headliner.
And with his client Khabib Nurmagomedov (27-0 MMA, 11-0 UFC) firmly in the win …read more

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Artem Lobov on Zubaira Tukhugov, ‘If they cut him, I want to be gone as well’

This weekend at UFC Moncton, ‘The Russian Hammer’ Artem Lobov returns to action. But after what went down at UFC 229, he’s found himself with a new opponent.
Lobov was initially …read more

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Lobov: One Word Ignited Entire Mac-Khabib Drama

The beef between current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and ex-titleholder Conor McGregor was very well-documented leading up to their memorable showdown at UFC 229 a few …read more

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Dana White Confirms Brock Lesnar Still Targeted for Early 2019 Return to the UFC

Brock Lesnar is still on track to make his return to the UFC in early 2019.
The former heavyweight champion made quite the splash back in July when he made an …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 10:16 pm By
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UFC 230’s Jacare Souza Fighting Chris Weidman For Brazil’s Honor

Jacare Souza feels fighting Chris Weidman is like taking a rematch. Souza and Weidman have never mixed it up inside the Octagon, but they will on Nov. 3. The two …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 10:16 pm By
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Khabib Nurmagomedov meets with Russian Boxing Federation to discuss potential Floyd Mayweather match

Well, it looks like UFC lightweight king Khabib Nurmagomedov really isn’t messing around when it comes to stepping into the boxing ring.
This, of course, isn’t to say that “The Eagle” …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov issues clever response to Conor McGregor’s statement on UFC 229 loss

On Monday night, former UFC lightweight and featherweight titleholder Conor McGregor released an astute analysis of his UFC 229 submission loss to undefeated UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov.

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‘Jacare’ Souza explains why he sees UFC 230 fight with Chris Weidman as a rematch

Ronaldo Souza and Chris Weidman will meet for the first time inside the Octagon at UFC 230, but “Jacare” faces the middleweight contest as a rematch.
Souza has seen Weidman defeat …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 9:16 pm By
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Is Conor McGregor really going to 'face the next in line,' and what would that even look like?

Conor McGregor started from the bottom and now he’s here. This much, we know. But after running up against a rock-solid roadblock in the form of UFC lightweight champion Khabib …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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White: ‘I was the most upset guy on the planet’ after UFC 229 brawl

“I was the most upset guy on the planet after that fight. Nobody else cared.” No one expected the chaos that unfolded at UFC 229, and head president Dana …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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Video: Roxanne Modafferi sends mean message to Sijara Eubanks via her 'anger translator'

Roxanne Modafferi might be the nicest, most respectful fighter on the UFC roster. One thing you’ll never see is her cutting a promo talking a bunch of trash to her …read more

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Brendan Loughnane says he was ‘in the running’ to face Artem Lobov at UFC Moncton 

The calls from Europe to see Brendan Loughnane re-signed by the UFC have grown even stronger in his 11-month absence from competition.
The Manchester fighter has spent the last few …read more

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UFC prospect Golm says he’s part of new generation of Brazilian HWs

Heavyweight Marcelo Golm believes Arjan Bhullar is a better match-up for him than his last opponent, Timothy Johnson. Heavyweight prospect Marcelo Golm has a better feeling about his upcoming bout …read more

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Lobov vows to leave UFC if Tukhugov cut

Artem Lobov — Conor McGregor’s friend and longtime teammate — vowed to leave the UFC if the promotion cuts Zubaira Tukhugov, because he hopes to fight Tukhugov in the cage. …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 5:46 pm By
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John Kavanagh praises Conor McGregor for putting himself ‘in scenarios where failure is a very real possibility’

On Monday night, former UFC lightweight and featherweight champion Conor McGregor released an honest and astute assessment of his UFC 229 submission loss to undefeated UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov.

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Watch MMAjunkie Radio here (1 p.m. ET) with UFC commentator Jon Anik

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT) with guest Jon Anik.
Anik, the primary play-by-play voice of the UFC, recently signed a new four-year contract with …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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Dana White: Brock Lesnar Might Be In New York For UFC 230

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White says Brock Lesnar might make the trip to New York City to watch UFC 230. The main event of UFC 230 will see …read more

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Daniel Cormier says he might keep light heavyweight title if he loses to Derrick Lewis at UFC 230

On November 3, in the main event of UFC 230, UFC light heavyweight and heavyweight Daniel Cormier will attempt to defend that latter title against fearsome heavyweight knockout artist Derrick …read more

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Cormier: I could defend LHW title if I lose to Lewis at UFC 230

Daniel Cormier has a back-up plan if he ends up losing the UFC heavyweight title to Derrick Lewis at UFC 230. Daniel Cormier is still officially a UFC double-champion, …read more

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Eubanks: Rogan saying he didn’t know who I am was ‘disrespectful’

UFC women’s flyweight fighter Sijara Eubanks has a bone to pick with veteran analyst Joe Rogan. Early this month, the original booking that was set to headline UFC 230 was …read more

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UFC Bantamweight Sean O’Malley Undergoing Hip Surgery

Sean O’Malley will be undergoing surgery on his right hip. O’Malley was scheduled to compete on the UFC 229 card earlier this month against Jose Quinonez. O’Malley was forced to …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 4:16 pm By
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Dana White says Brock Lesnar could be cageside for Daniel Cormier vs. Derrick Lewis fight

Originally, UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier was expected to make the first defense of his heavyweight title opposite former champion and long-time WWE star Brock Lesnar. Yet when the UFC …read more

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New UFC signing hurt, girlfriend in coma after being hit by car

Flyweight Raulian Paiva and his girlfriend were hit by a car after leaving a night club in Santana, Brazil. Newly signed with the UFC, flyweight Raulian Paiva and his girlfriend, …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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Darren Till’s Move To Middleweight Isn’t Set In Stone

It’s no secret that UFC welterweight Darren Till has struggled to make 170 pounds. He first missed weight back in May of 2017 for a fight with Jessin Ayari. Till …read more

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Dana White Was “The Most Upset Guy On The Planet” After Post-UFC 229 Melee

After a great UFC 229 pay-per-view (PPV), the amazing night of fights was sadly overshadowed by what occurred after the main event. UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov successfully retained his …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 2:16 pm By
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Conor McGregor provides round-by-round analysis of 'fair and square' loss to Khabib

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Conor McGregor is often brash and boisterous about his abilities. However, when he suffers a loss, that outspoken nature …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 1:46 pm By
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Sijara Eubanks Claims She “Yelled” At Dana White Over UFC 230 Main Event Removal

Sijara Eubanks has gone through a lot in the past several weeks with the UFC. Initially, it was announced that she would main event the UFC’s return to Madison Square …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 1:46 pm By
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EXCLUSIVE | Dominick Reyes predicts Alexander Gustafsson will defeat Jon Jones

Undefeated UFC light heavyweight contender Dominick Reyes recently divulged that he’s interested in competing at UFC 232 this December 29 so that he’s in a position to step up if …read more

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Dana White says he was “the only one” who was upset about UFC 229 brawl

Shortly after undefeated UFC lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov submitted Conor McGregor in the main event of UFC 229 earlier this month, he careened over the side of the Octagon and …read more

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Vera: ONE Championship ‘is setting the bar’ for respecting fighters

Brandon Vera compares his experiences when he was fighting in the UFC and currently in ONE Championship. Prior to the success that he is currently enjoying, Brandon Vera fought …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 1:16 pm By
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McGregor Downplays Rematch, Willing To Fight ‘Next In Line’

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Conor McGregor, is finally ready to assess his performance from the UFC 229 pay-per-view (PPV) main event, in which “Notorious” succumbed to a …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 1:16 pm By
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EXCLUSIVE | Juan Adams believes there’s currently only three UFC heavyweights that can beat him

Juan Adams, an undefeated heavyweight prospect who earned a UFC contract with a knockout of Shawn Teed on a July episode of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series, is extremely …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 1:16 pm By
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Artem Lobov breaks silence on origins of Khabib vs. McGregor feud – and it starts with 'chicken'

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In America, when someone calls another person a “chicken,” it’s considered nothing more than a childish insult. This apparently …read more

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Conor McGregor Not Banking on Immediate Rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov

Conor McGregor isn’t dead set on an immediate return date with Khabib Nurmagomedov following his setback to the Dagestani lightweight champion in the UFC 229 headliner. …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 6:16 am By
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McGregor: ‘No problem’ if I don’t get immediate Khabib rematch

Conor McGregor had an in-depth recap of his UFC 229 loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov. If you want to know what Conor McGregor thought of his own loss to current lightweight …read more

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Conor McGregor has no problem fighting 'next in line' to get Khabib Nurmagomedov rematch

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Although he’d like an immediate rematch, Conor McGregor is willing to have another fight before facing UFC champ Khabib …read more

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McGregor ready to face 'next in line' if not Khabib

In an Instagram post Monday night, Conor McGregor wrote that he was beaten “fair and square” by Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229, and would welcome another opponent if an immediate …read more

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Conor McGregor Gives Detailed Breakdown of His Performance Against Khabib Nurmagomedov

Two weeks have passed since Conor McGregor suffered a fourth round submission defeat to Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229 and now he’s given a detailed breakdown of what went wrong.
McGregor …read more

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Conor McGregor releases lengthy statement on loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov

Conor McGregor went into great detail as to what he believes went wrong at UFC 229 in social media post Monday night.
The former UFC lightweight champion and the sport’s …read more

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Conor McGregor issues a new lengthy statement on UFC 229 loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov

Former two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor suffered a fourth-round submission loss to current lightweight kingpin Khabib Nurmagomdeov at UFC 229.
Now, just over two weeks after his loss to “The Eagle“, …read more

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Midnight Mania! Only Dana White ‘Cared’ About Khabib-McGregor Brawl

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight … Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Dana White said the melee after UFC 229, which saw Khabib …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 4:16 am By
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Renato Moicano vs Mirsad Bektic added to UFC 231, Moicano expects to be main event alternate

It was reported earlier this month that the surging top featherweight contender Renato “Moicano” Carneiro (13-1-1) was to face Chad Mendes for his next time out. That, however, appears to …read more

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Jared Cannonier Steps in to Face David Branch at UFC 230 on Nov. 3

David Branch will get to remain on the UFC 230 bill, as Jared Cannonier has agreed to face the Renzo Gracie Jiu-Jitsu product on short notice. …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 2:16 am By
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Eubanks: I ‘screamed’ at Dana White - and he loved it

Sijara Eubanks discusses her heated interaction with Dana White over her UFC 230 title shot that was granted to her, then quickly taken away. In MMA, as in life, …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 2:16 am By
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Anik Inks New UFC Deal and Couldn't Imagine Going Anywhere Else

When Jon Anik joined the UFC in 2011, it was a dream job for the veteran broadcaster.On Monday, Anik inked a new four-year deal to remain the play-by-play voice of …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 2:16 am By
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Rockhold out, Weidman to battle Jacare at UFC 230

Same city, different opponents. @ChrisWeidman meets @JacareMMA in the co-main at #UFC230 @TheGarden! pic.twitter.com/VarMp5t6Ly
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Due to injury, Luke Rockhold has been forced from his UFC 230 …read more

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Ben Askren says there’s a ‘98%’ chance that he’s coming to the UFC

It appears that we may now be closer than we ever have been in getting to see “Funky” Ben Askren step inside the UFC Octagon.
One of the most unfortunate cases …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 1:16 am By
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Daniel Cormier downplays risk of UFC 230 title fight: 'Do I really have all that much to lose?'

LAS VEGAS – UFC dual champion Daniel Cormier isn’t worried.
Cormier isn’t worried about losing his heavyweight title to Derrick Lewis at UFC 230, which explains why he also isn’t worried …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Video: McGregor give World Series tickets to firefighters

Conor McGregor’s whiskey tour continues. It’s almost like Conor McGregor didn’t lose at UFC 229. Ever since he tapped out to Khabib Nurmagomedov in the headliner of what was the …read more

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Jon Anik signs contract extension to stay as UFC’s PBP voice

The UFC may be switching network soon, but Jon Anik isn’t going anywhere. When the UFC let go of longtime commentator Mike Goldberg at the end of 2016, that opened …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 12:16 am By
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UFC on FOX 31 poster released

It’s “The Motown Phenom” vs. “Raging Al”.
Part 2.
On the poster for UFC on FOX 31, Kevin Lee faces off with the man who beat him in his Octagon debut four …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 12:16 am By
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Renato Moicano vs. Mirsad Bektic Reported for UFC 231

Renato Moicano will not be facing Chad Mendes after all, as reports have broken that he has instead drawn #8 ranked Mirsad Bektic for UFC 231. Sources close to the …read more

Source:: MMANews

Renato Moicano vs. Mirsad Bektic On Tap for UFC 231 in Toronto

A featherweight bout is in the works for UFC 231 as Renato Moicano is expected to face Mirsad Bektic on Dec. 8 in Toronto.
Sources close to the fight confirmed the …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

EXCLUSIVE | Dominick Reyes on win over Ovince Saint Preux: ‘It couldn’t have gone any better’

At UFC 229, rising light heavyweight talent Dominick Reyes took on a perennial light heavyweight contender in Ovince Saint Preux.
Reyes entered the UFC after going 6-0 in smaller promotions. When …read more

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Dana White’s State of the UFC: Khabib vs. McGregor Fallout, DC vs. Lewis, Brock Lesnar, GSP, and More

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Dana White, in a recent interview with ESPN, talked at length about all things UFC. Of course, the …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 11:46 pm By
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Michael Bisping considers Brendan Schaub a ‘good guy’ — but also believes he could ‘f*** him up in a heartbeat’

Former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping doesn’t want to fight former UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub. Speaking on his podcast Believe You Me recently, however, Bisping admitted that he believes he’d …read more

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Alvarez: One Championship deal worth 8 figures

Eddie Alvarez said his new contract with One Championship is a guaranteed eight-figure deal and that the promotion’s commitment to a “partnership” helped him make the switch from the UFC. …read more

Source:: ESPN

Money Can’t Buy Heart

On just one day’s notice, Al Iaquinta took a five-round title fight against Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 223. This, despite the fact that “Ragin’” had previous stated you’d have to …read more

Source:: MMAMania

UFC fighter Raulian Paiva injured, girlfriend in coma after being struck by a car in Brazil

UFC flyweight Raulian Paiva and his girlfriend Tielly Alves were injured after being struck by a car while riding a motorcycle in Santana, Brazil on Sunday morning, and Alves remains …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Chris Weidman Claims He Will Receive Title Shot with Win Over ‘Jacare’ at UFC 230

Chris Weidman could be one step away from a UFC middleweight title shot. …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 9:46 pm By
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Jones says USADA’s science shows he wasn’t cheating

The former UFC champion wants to make it clear that, despite two failed drug tests, all evidence shows that he’s not a cheater. At this point it’s hard to imagine …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 9:16 pm By
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Sijara Eubanks says she ‘screamed at Dana White’ over losing title shot at UFC 230

The UFC women’s flyweight title picture has been in flux seemingly since it was the division was introduced in 2017.
The 125-pound division was expected to crown it’s inaugural champion at …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

UFC 230 Results: Cormier vs. Lewis (Full Results and Live Fight Stats)

(Click on the fight below and then scroll down to see in-fight live analytics and the latest results, courtesy of Fight Analytics. The first UFC 230: Cormier vs. Lewis bout …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 9:16 pm By
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Jones: Steroid Accusations Downplay How Great I Am

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, has the opportunity to reclaim his crown this December when he rematches Alexander Gustafsson in the UFC 232 pay-per-view (PPV) …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Dominick Reyes interested in serving as alternate for Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson rematch

Earlier this month, on the main card of UFC 229, undefeated light heavyweight contender Dominick Reyes picked up the biggest victory of his career thus far, dominating former interim title …read more

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Khabib Gifted “First Russian UFC Champ Cup” For McGregor Win (Videos)

With his win over Conor McGregor earlier this month (Sat. October 6, 2018), UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov is skyrocketing in notoriety. “The Eagle” submitted McGregor in the fourth round …read more

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Randy Couture talks ‘only concern’ he has with Chuck Liddell vs. Tito Ortiz 3, breaks down bout

A book about the UFC could be written just on the rivalries between Chuck Liddell, Tito Ortiz and Randy Couture alone. Those three men — all UFC Hall of Famers …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

We’re re-watching Fedor Emelianenko vs. Fabio Maldonado!

Zane Simon, Conor Ruebusch, & Phil Mackenzie return to watch the worst fights they can find, focusing on the UFC, Pride, Strikeforce, & the UFC. This week we’re re-watching Fedor …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

David Branch Responds to Opponent Change for UFC 230

David Branch had long been trying to get a fight with Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza; campaigning for the bout against the number five ranked Souza and had finally gotten the fight …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 6:46 pm By
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EXCLUSIVE | DWTNCS winner Juan Adams is ready to take the UFC heavyweight division by storm

Back in July, 26-year-old heavyweight prospect Juan Adams (4-0) earned himself a UFC contract by knocking out Shawn Teed on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series. After a few months …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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Joseph Duffy’s UFC Return Reportedly Targeted For UFC Adelaide

After nearly a year, “Irish” Joseph Duffy is likely to return to the Octagon later this year. Duffy hasn’t fought since UFC 217 in November of last year. He was …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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Carmouche — Not Jedrzejczyk — Deserved Shevchenko Title Shot

Former women’s bantamweight bruiser, Liz Carmouche, already has a UFC win at 125 pounds. More importantly, she also holds a victory over women’s flyweight title contender, Valentina Shevchenko, thanks to …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Bellator's Dillon Danis still pissing people off – now, it's fellow grappling ace Gilbert Burns

Dillon Danis’ mission to piss people off continues.
And it’s still working.
A few days ago, Danis was issued a $200k challenge by none other than former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Jon Anik signs four-year contract extension with the UFC

With the UFC leaving Fox and entering the ESPN era, changes were expected. One big question heading into this transition is how the UFC broadcast team would be affected. Well, …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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EXCLUSIVE | Brandon Vera opens up on key difference between ONE Championship and the UFC

Brandon Vera has been a ONE Championship fighter since 2014. In the years since he joined the ONE Championship roster, he’s fought in his ancestral homeland of The Philippines, become …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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Paulie Malignaggi Calls Conor McGregor A ‘P*ssy Motherf*cker’ Following UFC 229

Paulie Malignaggi calls Conor McGregor a few unpleasant words following the UFC 229 event. McGregor was submitted by Khabib Nurmagomedov earlier this month. The “Notorious” one had been looking for …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson Is The Right Fight To Make

Ever since UFC 229, the number one question fans and media have been asking is, “Who’s next for Khabib Nurmagomedov?” The undefeated Russian tapped out Conor McGregor in the main …read more

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Jon Jones: Amount of steroids found in system after UFC 214 was like ‘pinch of salt’ in swimming pool

Jon Jones wants everyone to know that banned substances or not, he’s no cheater.
On two separate occasions in the past few years, Jones has received suspensions from the United States …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 3:46 pm By
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Jon Anik Signs Multi-Year Contract Extension With UFC

Jon Anik signs a new deal with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Since Mike Goldberg was ousted from the UFC at the end of 2016, Anik has been the main …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 3:46 pm By
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Ortega: UFC has a replacement fighter for Holloway at UFC 231

Brian Ortega says the UFC has a back-up plan in case another unfortunate incident happens to Max Holloway at UFC 231. It’s been almost a year since UFC featherweight …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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UFC on FOX 31 poster drops with 'The Motown Phenom' vs. 'Raging Al'

Two of the more colorful nicknames in the sport have inspired a colorful UFC event poster.
UFC officials today released the official art for the promotion’s final event on FOX, “UFC …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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‘DC’ Might Keep LHW Title, Upend Jones-Gus Rematch

The Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson light heavyweight headliner in the upcoming UFC 232 pay-per-view (PPV) main event, which takes place this December inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, …read more

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