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Triple H confirms WWE interested in Daniel Cormier and Conor McGregor

WWE executive Triple H has confirmed the pro wrestling giant is interested in the services of UFC stars Daniel Cormier and Conor McGregor. The WWE legend Triple H told TMZ …read more

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Covington says he’d accept ‘unsanctioned fight’ with WWE champ McIntyre

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Colby Covington is up to his old tricks again, but this time he has the attention of someone a whole lot bigger than him. …read more

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Posted on May 25, 2020, 12:46 am By
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Colby Covington responds to Drew McIntyre’s request for unsanctioned fight outside of WWE

Former UFC interim welterweight champion Colby Covington has teased an eventual move to pro wrestling and WWE champion Drew McIntyre has taken notice. Back in April, ‘Chaos‘ expressed his desire …read more

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Colby Covington wants ‘unsanctioned’ match with WWE star Drew McIntyre

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Should Colby Covington make the move to pro wrestling, he’s targeting one of its biggest stars.
In April, Covington teased that a move to the WWE …read more

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Posted on May 23, 2020, 7:16 pm By
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Alberto El Patron, Combate Americas and former WWE star, arrested

Jose A. Rodriguez Chucuan, who was best known for his headlining run in WWE as Alberto Del Rio and recently competed in Combate Americas as Alberto El Patron, recently was …read more

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Greg Hardy teases WWE move

Greg Hardy has already jumped from the NFL to the UFC. From the sounds of it, his next stop could be the WWE ring. Hardy, who is scheduled to battle …read more

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Posted on May 8, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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Greg Hardy: ‘King of War’ deserves to be in WWE

At UFC 249 virtual media day, Greg Hardy talks about not having fans at the event, his training, a possible move to the WWE, and more Thursday afternoon.
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Posted on May 7, 2020, 6:16 pm By
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Report: Velasquez made ‘backstage mistakes’ in WWE

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It seems that Cain Velasquez broke a couple of unwritten rules in his short time with WWE. Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez’s …read more

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Report: Ex-UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez Released by WWE

Cain Velasquez’s tenure as a member of the World Wrestling Entertainment roster has proven to be short lived. …read more

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Report: Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez released by WWE

Cain Velasquez’s WWE tenure did not last long.
According to pro wrestling reporter Dave Meltzer, Velasquez was cut from the roster as part of WWE’s releases and furloughs, Meltzer announced on …read more

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Cain Velasquez cut by WWE

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez has been officially released by the WWE as the company continues to make budget cuts due to COVID-19. The coronavirus pandemic has affected businesses …read more

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Posted on April 28, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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WWE releases Cain Velasquez as part of budget cuts

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Cain Velasquez lost his “giant deal” with the WWE. The WWE has been releasing several of their wrestlers as part of the budget cuts …read more

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Posted on April 28, 2020, 1:46 pm By
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Report: Former UFC champ Cain Velasquez released by WWE

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Cain Velasquez is no longer under a member of the WWE roster.
According to longtime pro wrestling reporter Dave Meltzer during the latest edition of Wrestling …read more

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Report: WWE Releases Former UFC Champion Cain Velasquez

It appears Cain Velasquez’s WWE run has been cut short. Dave Meltzer of Wrestling Observer Radio reports that WWE decided to release Velasquez. Meltzer expressed his belief that this was …read more

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Posted on April 28, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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Anonymous WWE employee claims they’re ‘forced’ to work during pandemic, WWE responds

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An alleged employee of WWE complained to Orange County that they’re being ‘forced’ to work despite stay at home orders. One of the …read more

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Posted on April 22, 2020, 2:16 am By
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Ronda Rousey blasts professional wrestlers offended by calling WWE ‘fake fights’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Ronda Rousey already made her opinion clear when it came to pro wrestling fans, but now she’s taking aim at the performers as well.
Last week, …read more

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Posted on April 18, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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Ronda Rousey Likes WWE’s Pay Structure Over UFC’s

Ronda Rousey admits she likes how WWE pays out more than how the UFC is structured. Rousey was the women’s bantamweight ruler in the UFC. She had six successful title …read more

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Posted on April 17, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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Ronda Rousey prefers WWE’s pay compared to the UFC: “They’re treated like employees”

Former UFC champion, Ronda Rousey likes how WWE pays their athletes compared to the UFC. Rousey, who became a WWE star after her successful UFC career, says the WWE treats …read more

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Posted on April 17, 2020, 12:46 am By
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Rousey: WWE Pay Is Better Than UFC

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Even Instagram pays better than UFC, according to this active UFC fighter. Ronda Rousey has competed for UFC and performed for WWE, …read more

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Posted on April 16, 2020, 4:46 pm By
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WWE releases huge amount of contracted wrestlers, are UFC fighters next?

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World Wrestling Entertainment went into cost-cutting mode today, trimming their talent roster to a large degree. Could the UFC be forced into …read more

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Posted on April 15, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Ronda Rousey prefers how WWE pays athletes over UFC, details why both struggle to unionize

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When Ronda Rousey last competed in the UFC back in 2016, she was one of the sport’s highest-paid fighters.
Back then, Rousey was neck and …read more

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Posted on April 15, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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MMA SQUARED: Florida is open for business! Here comes the UFC (maybe)

Florida’s governer has declared WWE an ‘essential’ business, how far behind could cagefighting be?

Hey all, how’s …read more

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Posted on April 15, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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Trump: UFC's 'great Dana White,' WWE's 'great Vince McMahon' part of new economy task force

Donald Trump on Tuesday at his daily coronavirus news conference rattled off an extensive list of leaders across many industries who he said will be tasked with helping restart the …read more

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Posted on April 15, 2020, 12:16 am By
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WWE resumes live shows in Florida, opening the door for potential UFC events

The UFC may potentially have found a new location for upcoming events.
After Dana White was forced to pull the plug on this weekend’s UFC 249 and suspend all scheduled events …read more

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Posted on April 14, 2020, 3:46 pm By
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WWE deemed an ‘essential business’ by governor of Florida

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WWE can go ahead with filming live events at their Performance Center after oddly being named an “essential business” by the governor of Florida. Sometimes …read more

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Posted on April 14, 2020, 2:16 am By
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WWE deemed essential business in Florida during coronavirus pandemic

Vince McMahon received good news on Monday as the WWE has been confirmed an essential business in the state of Florida during the coronavirus pandemic. McMahon, the WWE chairman and …read more

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Posted on April 14, 2020, 12:46 am By
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UFC Welterweight Colby Covington Eyeing WWE Run

UFC welterweight Colby Covington believes he can make a splash in WWE. Covington’s over-the-top MAGA shtick has garnered him attention. Often times in interviews, “Chaos” will hurl the typical insults …read more

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Posted on April 13, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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Covington planning to transition to WWE in 2021

Colby Covington is planning on when and how he’d like to transition from the UFC to WWE, saying on SB Nation’s “What the Heck” that he’d like to do it …read more

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Posted on April 13, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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Colby Covington planning move to WWE in 2021

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington says he plans on making the move to professional wrestling with the WWE in 2021. Covington has taken the pro wrestling approach to his mixed …read more

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Posted on April 13, 2020, 4:46 pm By
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Report: Ronda Rousey’s Dig At WWE Fans Not An Act

Ronda Rousey’s controversial comments are reportedly not a work. The former UFC women’s bantamweight title holder and Raw Women’s Champion has come under fire for her comments on WWE fans …read more

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Colby Covington says he’ll ‘probably’ move to WWE in 2021

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Colby Covington plans to make ‘Brink’s trucks loads of money’ in the WWE. Colby Covington’s UFC career may soon be coming to an end.
As …read more

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Posted on April 13, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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How Is The WWE Running Events When The UFC Can’t?

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Let’s take a look at how the WWE has kept the lights on while the UFC has been forced to shut down due …read more

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Posted on April 13, 2020, 12:16 am By
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WWE’s Jack Gallagher talks about being mistaken for Conor McGregor, likelihood of future in MMA

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Watch a minute of Jack Gallagher in a WWE ring and it will come as zero surprise that he almost chose a career in pro …read more

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Ben Askren wonders if Ronda Rousey actually works on being unlikeable

Former UFC welterweight contender Ben Askren wonders that WWE superstar Ronda Rousey works on being unlikeable as part of her personality. Rousey has come under fire in recent days for …read more

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Posted on April 12, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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Colby Covington considering move to WWE in 2021, wants to ‘make wrestling real again’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Given his penchant for over-the-top quotes and his brash persona, it should surprise no one that Colby Covington envisions himself pursuing a career in pro …read more

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Posted on April 12, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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Pro Wrestlers react to Ronda Rousey and her comments about “Real Fighters”

Professional wrestlers for WWE took to social media to comment on Ronda Rousey and her recent comments about what “real fighters” are. Rousey made headlines this week when she criticized …read more

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WWE confirms employee tested positive for COVID-19

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WWE has confirmed a positive COVID-19 test in their company, but states that the individual has made a full recovery. It only seemed like a …read more

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Posted on April 12, 2020, 1:16 am By
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Rousey: ‘F—king ungrateful fans’ led to WWE departure

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Ronda Rousey liked a lot of things about pro wrestling, but being away from her family and dealing with WWE fans quickly soured her …read more

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Posted on April 10, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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Ronda Rousey sounds off on WWE's 'f***ing ungrateful fans that don’t even appreciate' her

Ronda Rousey has a history of starting out projects on high notes and then ending badly.
She won the 2008 Olympic bronze medal in judo, then ended up badmouthing her experience …read more

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Posted on April 10, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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Ronda Rousey rips ‘f*cking ungrateful fans’ in WWE, won’t ever return full time

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Former UFC champion Ronda Rousey transitioned from MMA to pro wrestling without skipping a beat, but it appears her days performing in front of audiences …read more

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Posted on April 10, 2020, 9:16 pm By
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Ronda Rousey Rips ‘Ungrateful’ WWE Fans

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is bashing WWE fans for being “ungrateful.” Rousey was highly praised during her WWE run. Many believed Rousey was a natural at the …read more

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Posted on April 10, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Ronda Rousey slams “f**king ungrateful” WWE fans, shuts down full-time pro wrestling return

Former UFC bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey loves pro wrestling, but she won’t be making a full-time return to the WWE ring. Why? Because committing to a wrestling career takes a …read more

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Posted on April 10, 2020, 6:16 pm By
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The A-Side Live Chat with WWE Superstar Gentleman Jack Gallagher live at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT

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This is The A-Side Live Chat on MMA Fighting.
In this episode, WWE and 205 Live superstar Gentleman Jack Gallagher joins …read more

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Posted on April 8, 2020, 1:16 am By
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WWE WrestleMania 36: Highlights, Results & Recap

WWE WrestleMania 36 is in the books after two nights of intense action at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida. For the first time ever, WWE split WrestleMania into …read more

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Posted on April 6, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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