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UFC Hall of Famer Ortiz finishes ex-WWE champ

UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz defeated former WWE champion Alberto Rodriguez in the main event of Combate Americas 51 on Saturday night in Hidalgo, Texas. …read more

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WATCH: Tito Ortiz Submits Alberto El Patron (Video)

Tito Ortiz vs. Alberto El Patron is in the books. Earlier tonight (Dec. 7), UFC Hall of Famer Ortiz took on former WWE star Alberto El Patron. The action was …read more

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Posted on December 8, 2019, 5:46 am By
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Tito Ortiz Destroys Alberto ‘El Patron’ in Combate Americas 51 Main Event

Tito Ortiz looked similar to his once-dominant self as he destroyed former WWE star Alberto Rodriguez in the main event of Combate Americas 51 on Saturday night at Payne Arena …read more

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Combate Americas: Ortiz vs. El Patron Results Tonight (Dec. 7)

Combate Americas will be hosting its big event tonight (Dec. 7) headlined by UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz and former WWE star Alberto El Patron. Things have gotten testy …read more

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Posted on December 7, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Tito Ortiz: ‘If Alberto ‘El Patron’ makes it out of the first round, it will be surprising’ 

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Tito Ortiz was admittedly surprised when he got a call from Combate Americas with an offer to fight former WWE superstar Alberto “El Patron” Rodriguez.
Best known by …read more

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Posted on December 7, 2019, 8:46 pm By
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Injuries shake up Combate Americas main card card headlined by Tito Ortiz vs. Alberto El Patron

Tito Ortiz (pictured) headlines Combate Americas 51 against former WWE star Alberto ‘El Patron’. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Injuries have resulted in three new match-ups in the main …read more

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Alberto ‘El Patron’ explains why he’s coming back to MMA for one night only to face Tito Ortiz

Alberto “El Patron” Rodriguez | Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images for Combate Americas

Alberto “El Patron” Rodriguez never really intended on fighting again.
The former WWE superstar (who performed there …read more

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Hunt Goes Off On UFC, White After Lawsuit Dismissed!

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Mark Hunt’s lawsuit against Ultimate Fighting Champion (UFC), Dana White, and WWE superstar Brock Lesnar is no more, according to …read more

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Tito Ortiz teases potential Combate America fight with Cain Velasquez

On December 7, former UFC lightweight heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz will collide with former WWE superstar Alberto El Patron. The pair’s fight will headline the biggest Combate Americas card to …read more

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Bisping explains why signing Fury would mean ‘big business’ for UFC

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Michael Bisping sees big money for the UFC if the company chooses to sign Tyson Fury. After a WWE appearance in October, …read more

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Posted on November 19, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Shamrock invites Masvidal to Valor bare-knuckle: ‘We’d love to find out how bad he is’

“So I say if that’s the case, why doesn’t he try his hand at Valor? We’d love to find out how bad he is.” Retired MMA and WWE legend Ken …read more

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Posted on November 18, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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CM Punk returns to WWE as a ‘Backstage’ contributor

CM Punk is returning to his old stomping ground in the world of professional wrestling … well sort of.
On Tuesday night, it was announced that Punk (real name Phil Brooks) …read more

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Logan Paul says he would ‘destroy’ CM Punk in MMA fight, open to boxing ‘f**king p**sy’ Dillon Danis

YouTuber Logan Paul says he would “destroy” former WWE superstar CM Punk in an MMA fight and also says he wants to box Bellator star Dillon Danis, who he called …read more

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CM Punk vs. Logan Paul opening betting odds released

The opening betting odds have been released for a potential MMA fight between former WWE superstar CM Punk and YouTuber Logan Paul.

The online sportsbook Bovada released the opening odds for …read more

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Posted on November 12, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Darren Till calls Tyson Fury an “animal” after MMA training session

Boxing superstar Tyson Fury is no stranger to crossover fights, having just competed in the WWE. Now Fury is training MMA with UFC superstar Darren Till, who says Fury is …read more

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Posted on November 10, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Thunder Rosa on growing up poor, WWE contract offer & MMA debut

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Melissa Cervantes has always gone against the grain and the same is true for her Combate Americas debut. Melissa Cervantes has been walking to the beat …read more

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Tito Ortiz and Alberto El Patron have an interesting bet for their upcoming fight

On December 7, former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz will square off with former WWE star Alberto Del Rio, now known as Alberto El Patron.
During an interview with MMA …read more

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Tito Ortiz promises to donate $50K to charity if Alberto El Patron makes it out of first round

Alberto El Patron and Tito Ortiz | AXS TV

Matched up with former WWE superstar Alberto “El Patron” Rodriguez for his next fight, Tito Ortiz isn’t viewing the bout …read more

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Tito Ortiz and Alberto El Patron to put their UFC and WWE belts on the line in side bet

It appears there will be more on the line on Dec. 7 than just bragging rights.
Former UFC champion Tito Ortiz and former WWE champ Alberto El Patron, have decided to …read more

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Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson reacts to last night’s BMF Title fight

Hollywood megastar and WWE legend Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson had the honor of presenting the BMF Title at last night’s UFC 244 event in New York.
The newly devised belt would …read more

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Posted on November 4, 2019, 2:46 am By
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The Rock to star in biopic of UFC pioneer Mark 'The Smashing Machine' Kerr

NEW YORK – International movie star and WWE legend Dwayne Johnson, aka “The Rock,” announced his latest big-screen project Friday, a movie biopic recounting the rollercoaster career of one of …read more

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Posted on November 2, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson unveils plans to portray former UFC champ Mark Kerr

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Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, one of the biggest crossover stars from the WWE, on Friday unveiled plans to portray former UFC champion Mark Kerr in a …read more

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Posted on November 2, 2019, 1:16 am By
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VIDEO | Tyson Fury snuffs Braun Strowman in WWE debut

Not longer after Brock Lesnar made quick work of former UFC heavyweight champ Cain Velasquez at WWE Crown Jewel, another decorated combat sports champion took to the ring: lineal heavyweight …read more

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Video: Cain Velasquez loses ‘rematch’ to Brock Lesnar in brief WWE debut at Crown Jewel

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At least in the world of fantasy, Brock Lesnar has evened the score with Cain Velasquez.
Performing at WWE’s Crown Jewel event in Saudi Arabia on Thursday, Lesnar …read more

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Watch Brock Lesnar beat Cain Velasquez in short order at WWE Crown Jewel

Cain Velasquez’s debut match in WWE didn’t go as planned.
Actually, if you watch enough WWE – and I’m sure you don’t – you would know that it went exactly as …read more

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Brock Lesnar Submits Cain Velasquez At WWE Crown Jewel

Brock Lesnar is still a WWE champion as he submitted Cain Velasquez at WWE Crown Jewel in just minutes. The event was in Saudi Arabia and it was Velasquez’s first …read more

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Jake Hager denies low blow at Bellator 231: 'I believe he wanted out of the cage'

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – If you think Jake Hager’s fight with Anthony Garrett ended because of a low blow, the former WWE superstar has a message for you:
“Go get certified as …read more

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Conor McGregor Teases WWE Run Once UFC Career Wraps Up

Conor McGregor isn’t ruling out a run in WWE once he walks away from the UFC. McGregor is easily one of the most polarizing figures to enter the sport of …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Conor McGregor open to WWE and Hollywood after UFC career is over

UFC superstar Conor McGregor says he is open to roles in Hollywood movies and also to competing in the WWE once his MMA career is over.
Conor McGregor was in Ukraine …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2019, 6:46 pm By
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Ortiz, Del Rio to put up UFC and WWE belts for December fight

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Tito Ortiz wanted something more to fight for, so he and Alberto Del Rio came to a unique compromise. In one of the weirder …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Dana White praises Cain Velasquez’s decision to join WWE

UFC president Dana White has praised Cain Velasquez’s decision to retire from mixed martial arts and join WWE.
Former two-time UFC Heavyweight Champion Velasquez last fought back in February at UFC …read more

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White On Cain: I Hope He’s As Successful As Rousey In WWE

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When Cain Velasquez revealed his plans to retire from mixed martial arts (MMA) to pursue a career in WWE, he explained that his old …read more

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Posted on October 22, 2019, 1:16 am By
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Dana White hopes Cain Velasquez finds the same kind of success in WWE as Ronda Rousey

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When Cain Velasquez made the decision to put his mixed martial arts career behind him to sign a multi-year deal with WWE, one of the …read more

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Ken Shamrock shows impressive physique at 55 years old

UFC and WWE legend Ken Shamrock proved his six-pack abs are here to stay. The combat sports legend, now 55 years old, recently flaunted a physique that would make people …read more

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Posted on October 21, 2019, 7:46 pm By
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Dana White Details How Cain Velasquez Signed with the WWE

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez officially retired from mixed martial arts earlier this month after the UFC agreed to terminate his contract with the promotion so he …read more

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Posted on October 21, 2019, 6:46 pm By
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White hopes Velasquez is as successful as Rousey in WWE

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Dana White talks about Velasquez’s WWE deal. Cain Velasquez is now with the WWE, with the former UFC heavyweight champion retiring from mixed martial …read more

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Posted on October 21, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Dana White Explains How Cain Velasquez Ended Up In WWE

UFC president Dana White has detailed how Cain Velasquez ended up being signed by WWE. Velasquez is a former two-time UFC heavyweight champion. He had fights left on his UFC …read more

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UFC boss Dana White praises Cain Velasquez, details how WWE signing happened

BOSTON – Officially a member of the WWE, Cain Velasquez has put his MMA career behind him.
His former boss Dana White is more than OK with that, he said.
Following Friday’s …read more

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Posted on October 20, 2019, 8:46 pm By
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Report | Tyson Fury will take home massive payday for WWE match

British boxer Tyson Fury is set to make some serious cash in his pro wrestling match in Saudi Arabia on October 31.
The former heavyweight champion last fought Otto Wallin in …read more

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Report: Fury receiving huge paycheck for pro wrestling match

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According to multiple sources, Tyson Fury is making a massive amount of money to work for WWE in a pro wrestling match. It looks …read more

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Posted on October 17, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Tyson Fury willing to fight Cain Velasquez in WWE: ‘I’d love to fight them all’

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Tyson Fury is open to a WWE match with former UFC heavyweight champ Cain Velasquez. Tyson Fury and Cain Velasquez are both set to …read more

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Posted on October 16, 2019, 12:46 am By
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Schaub insinuates Velasquez will be on PEDs in the WWE

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Brendan Schaub talks about Cain Velasquez’s transition into professional wrestling with the WWE. Over the weekend, Cain Velasquez retired …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2019, 10:46 pm By
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Mookie & Crookie Show 41: Velasquez retires from MMA, signs with WWE

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Episode 41 discussion: Cain Velasquez leaves MMA behind for career with WWE, King Mo comes out of retirement for one last fight, Ponzinibbio out of fight …read more

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Tyson Fury welcomes WWE showdown with Cain Velasquez

Heavyweight boxing star Tyson Fury recently signed with pro wrestling organization WWE, where he’s currently feuding with Braun Strowman. So too did former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez.
While newer fight …read more

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Brendan Schaub: Cain Velasquez likely to ‘juice the f**k up’ in WWE

Cain Velasquez is now a part of the WWE universe, and Brendan Schaub believes the former UFC heavyweight champion will rely on performance enhancing drugs to maximize his ability in …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2019, 10:46 am By
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Off Guard: Tyson Fury open to possible WWE match with Cain Velasquez

Former heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury is staying busy while he recovers from his recent win by taking a busman’s holiday and making his first foray into professional wrestling.
Fury’s arrival …read more

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Former UFC Champion Cain Velasquez Releases Statement On MMA Retirement

Cain Velasquez has issued a statement addressing his UFC exit and his WWE arrival. Velasquez revealed to reporters during the WWE Crown Jewel media day session that he’s retiring from …read more

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Posted on October 14, 2019, 10:46 pm By
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Cain Velasquez issues farewell message to UFC, embarks on WWE journey

Cain Velasquez’s rise to the top of the mixed martial arts world was meteoric. In less than three years, he went from Octagon newbie to UFC heavyweight champion.
The man he …read more

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Posted on October 14, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Cain Velasquez releases statement on UFC departure, future with WWE

Cain Velasquez | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Cain Velasquez has bid a fond farewell to his past life and is eagerly embracing his new one.
On Monday, the two-time UFC …read more

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Posted on October 14, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Brendan Schaub Expects Cain Velasquez To Use Steroids In WWE

Now that Cain Velasquez is off to the WWE, Brendan Schaub wouldn’t be surprised if the former UFC champion begins taking performance-enhancing drugs. Velasquez made his WWE debut on Oct. …read more

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Daniel Cormier reacts to Cain Velasquez’s retirement

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez has decided to hang up the gloves and pursue a pro wrestling career with WWE. Daniel Cormier, his long-time training partner and another former …read more

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Hot Tweets: Cain Velasquez’s move to the WWE and where he ranks among all-time heavyweights

Cain Velasquez | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Yesterday, Cain Velasquez retired from MMA, withdrew from the USADA testing pool, and has signed with the WWE full time. Let’s talk …read more

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Posted on October 13, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Daniel Cormier Feels Cain Velasquez’s Exit From MMA Is Bittersweet

Daniel Cormier is sad to see Cain Velasquez walk away from mixed martial arts, but he’s thrilled about his new journey in WWE. During a WWE Crown Jewel press conference, …read more

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Posted on October 13, 2019, 3:46 pm By
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