Rashad Evans explains why he is returning to MMA: “I’m not crazy, I know what this is and what this is about”

UFC legend Rashad Evans has explained why he has made the decision to return to competitive mixed martial arts. Earlier this week, it was announced that Rashad Evans would be …read more

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Oliveira doesn’t care what Khabib has to say about him ahead of UFC 269

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Dana White offers Kayla Harrison the chance to prove ‘she’s the best in the world’ against Amanda Nunes: “Come over here and fight the GOAT”

UFC president Dana White has revealed that he’s interested in the prospect of Kayla Harrison coming over to fight Amanda Nunes. While Amanda Nunes has been busy knocking off every …read more

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DC confronts Cruz for ‘mistrust,’ reveals paying analyst to do research

Daniel Cormier and Dominick Cruz are friends, but the former two division champion felt like it was a betrayal of trust for those issues to be raised publicly. Dominick Cruz …read more

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Charles Oliveira’s Coach Thinks Dustin Poirier “Afraid” To Grapple

UFC Lightweight Champion Charles Oliveira knows his best path to victory against Dustin Poirier could come with his grappling at UFC 269.

Oliveira earned the lightweight title by defeating Michael Chandler …read more

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Roberto “Cyborg” Abreu acknowledges mishandling of sexual assault cases

BJJ veteran Roberto Abreu, also known as “Cyborg”, has addressed his role in sexual assault allegations towards his Fight Sports organization. Back in March 2018, a 31-year-old instructor from Fight …read more

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Video | Daniel Cormier confronts Dominick Cruz for suggesting he mutes his commentary work

Former two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier was not happy about the recent comments made by his colleague Dominick Cruz. Cruz (23-3 MMA), who is set to return to the Octagon …read more

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Midnight Mania! ‘Lioness’ Expects To Devour ‘Delusional’ Pena

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Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight! Welcome to Midnight …read more

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UFC 269 Odds, Under Dogs And Best Bets!

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Get a detailed breakdown of the betting lines for UFC 269, which is set to hit T-Mobile Arena in Las …read more

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BKFC Fight Night: Tampa weigh-ins and faceoffs

Check out photos from the BKFC Fight Night: Tampa weigh-ins and faceoffs in Tampa, Fla. (Images courtesy of Phil Lambert, Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship). …read more

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‘He doesn’t do the homework’ - Cruz says he mutes Cormier’s commentary

Daniel Cormier during the UFC 266 broadcast in September. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Dominick Cruz isn’t a fan of Daniel Cormier’s commentary …read more

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Jones Reveals Targets Dates For UFC Return

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We’re approaching two years since the last time Jon Jones competed inside the Octagon. The former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight …read more

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Cruz Mutes Cormier On Commentary: ‘He Doesn’t Do The Homework’

Just because Dominick Cruz does commentary with Daniel Cormier does not mean he likes his broadcast partner’s style.

In addition to his career inside the Octagon, Cruz has made a name …read more

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Charles Oliveira says remaining humble key to remaining on top: 'I've proven myself as a champion'

LAS VEGAS – For the past 11 years, Charles Oliveira has been the one chasing gold. Now that he enters a fight week as the one holding the belt, the …read more

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Amanda Nunes blasts ‘delusional’ Julianna Pena for thinking she can pull off the upset at UFC 269

Amanda Nunes isn’t a fan of Julianna Pena’s recent trash-talk in the lead-up to their UFC 269 title fight. Nunes is set to defend her belt in the co-main event …read more

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O’Malley doesn’t think McGregor will be at an advantage at 190 lbs.

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Dominick Cruz says he mutes Daniel Comrier’s commentary: ‘He doesn’t do the homework’

Dominick Cruz is not a fan of Daniel Cormier’s commentary. Cruz, who is set to return to the Octagon at UFC 269 against Pedro Munhoz, took time out of his …read more

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Victor Henry steps in for short-notice UFC Vegas 45 debut vs. Raoni Barcelos

Victor Henry (pictured) will make his UFC debut on Dec. 18, taking on Brazil’s Raoni Barcelos.

Raoni Barcelos will fight at UFC Vegas 45 after …read more

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Report: Ex-UFC champ Renan Barao signs with Khabib’s Eagle FC

Renan Barao lost to Douglas Andrade in his last outing. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Former UFC bantamweight champion is …read more

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Neal On DWI Arrest: ‘Not That Serious’

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Geoff Neal has opened up about his arrest over the Thanksgiving holiday for driving while intoxicated (DWI) that landed him …read more

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Geoff Neal Says DWI Arrest Is ‘Not As Serious As They Make It Out To Be’

Geoff Neal may have recently been arrested on a DWI and weapons charge, but he is not letting that distract him from his fight at UFC 269.

It was recently reported …read more

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Amanda Nunes rips ‘clown’ Julianna Pena for seeking attention, calls her ‘delusional’ about UFC 269 fight

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It appears Julianna Pena has managed to awaken the beast inside Amanda Nunes.
For the past few months, Pena has often …read more

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UFC 269 'Embedded,' No. 3: Charles Oliveira surprises his daughter with dolls

The UFC returns for its final pay-per-view of 2021 on Saturday with UFC 269, which means the fight week video series “Embedded” is back to document the fighters behind the …read more

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Amanda Nunes says ‘delusional’ ‘clown’ Julianna Pena will regret pre-fight trash talk

Julianna Pena talked a lot of trash about Amanda Nunes leading up to their UFC 269 co-main event fight and the champion thinks she’s going to pay for her words come …read more

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Kevin Holland calls out Nick Diaz for 2022 fight: 'I been wanting to slap the slap man'

Kevin Holland wants to go slap-for-slap with one of mixed martial arts’ most prolific open-hand strikers.
Following an Instagram post Wednesday that featured a split image Nick Diaz next to him, …read more

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WFL executive unveils first details of new league-based promotion, plans for 2023 launch

Darren Owen is crisscrossing the country to pitch owners on his vision for a new MMA industry as the league-based WFL readies for a Feb. 5, 2023 debut.
Owen, a former …read more

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UFC 269 video: Watch Countdown to Charles Oliveira vs. Dustin Poirier

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UFC 269 fight week is …read more

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Tame The GOAT, Become A Role Model

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Since losing to Cat Zingano seven years ago, Amanda Nunes has gone on an unprecedented run by …read more

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Dana White Invites Kayla Harrison To Prove She’s The Best Against Nunes

The UFC has joined the Kayla Harrison sweepstakes.

The UFC featherweight division has been relatively dormant since its inception in 2017. Four years in, there still are not any rankings for …read more

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Dustin Poirier reveals his career plans after Charles Oliviera fight

Dustin Poirier will look to become the undisputed lightweight champion on Saturday when he takes on the sitting champion, Charles Oliveira. But many people are wondering once he gets potentially …read more

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Deontay Wilder hints at possible retirement two months after KO loss to Tyson Fury: ‘I have accomplished all my goals in this sport’

Deontay Wilder is pondering his fighting future. Wilder last fought back in October in his trilogy fight against Tyson Fury for the heavyweight title. It was a back-and-forth fight as …read more

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Jon Jones lists two potential dates for his UFC return, praises ‘amazing’ Henry Cejudo for allowing him to train at Fight Ready

Jon Jones is looking to get back into the Octagon fairly soon. Jones, who has not fought since UFC 247 in February of 2020, has been bulking up to make …read more

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It's All About Timing For Cody Garbrandt

Cody Garbrandt Believes Now Is The Time To Make His Highly-Anticipated Flyweight Debut At UFC 269 
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Tyron Woodley vows to put Jake Paul ‘to sleep’ in their rematch: ‘I’m ready to f*****g go’

Tyron Woodley is as confident as ever heading into his boxing fight rematch with Jake Paul. Woodley, who lost by split decision back in August, agreed to rematch Paul on …read more

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‘Very good’ UFC fan George Kambosos Jr reveals plans to train with Volkanovski

George Kambosos Jr.during his fight with Teofimo Lopez. | Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

Boxing champion George Kambosos Jr intends to team …read more

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The Fans Expect A Lot From The ‘Suga’ Show

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We are just a few days away from the final Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) pay-per-view (PPV) …read more

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Cruz Says He’ll Be Fighting A “Friend” For The First Time At UFC 269

UFC bantamweight contender Dominick Cruz says he’ll be sharing the cage with a friend for the first time when he faces Pedro Munhoz at UFC 269.

Cruz, a former two-time UFC …read more

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Chael Sonnen: Jake Paul taking ‘huge risk’ with Tyron Woodley rematch, but it’s a ‘gangster move’

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Chael Sonnen knows a thing or two about navigating the fight game. In his heyday, “The American Gangster” was one of …read more

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Stay tuned: Sean O'Malley plans can't-miss matchups after UFC 269, from Jose Aldo to Adrian Yanez

LAS VEGAS – Say what you will about Sean O’Malley, the 27-year-old bantamweight knows you’re going to watch him perform.
“Someone’s not going to be watching the fights, and I come …read more

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Pedro Munhoz doesn't see a decline in Dominick Cruz ahead of UFC 269

LAS VEGAS – Dominick Cruz’s days as UFC champion might be long gone, but Pedro Munhoz is preparing as if Cruz still holds UFC gold.
The long-time UFC bantamweight contender takes …read more

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UFC 269 Embedded, Episode 3: ‘I have an issue with Cody’

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In the third episode of UFC 269 Embedded, Amanda Nunes cuts weight, Dustin Poirier hits the hot tub, Sean O’Malley plans some trash talk …read more

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Geoff Neal puts recent DUI arrest behind, ready to thrive off crowd energy at UFC 269

LAS VEGAS – Geoff Neal is putting his recent legal troubles behind him.
At a UFC 269 pre-fight news conference Wednesday, Neal (13-4 MMA, 5-2 UFC) spoke publicly for the first …read more

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Video: Geoff Neal breaks his silence on recent DUI arrest: ‘I’m the dumbass that did that so I’ve got to deal with it’

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For the first time since he was arrested for suspicion of drunk driving along with a weapons charge, Geoff Neal is …read more

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UFC 269 midweek odds: Poirier favored to take lightweight belt from Oliveira

Dustin Poirier is favored over lightweight champion Charles Oliveira at UFC 269 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Take a look at the midweek betting odds …read more

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Rashad Evans Explains MMA Return: “For Me To Compete Is My Reward”

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans is humble ahead of his return to MMA at an upcoming Eagle FC event next month.

Evans will compete in his first fight back …read more

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Geoff Neal Says Thanksgiving Arrest ‘Not As Serious as They Make it Out to Be’

After being arrested for driving while intoxicated and carrying an unlicensed weapon on Thanksgiving, it appeared that Geoff Neal might have bigger concerns than his UFC 269 fight against Santiago …read more

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Jon Jones Mentions Two Potential Dates in 2022 for UFC Heavyweight Debut

Jon Jones has been on the sidelines since February 2020, but if all goes as planned, the former UFC light heavyweight champion will be ready to return to action next …read more

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Jon Jones sees two potential dates for UFC return, loves time spent with 'amazing' Henry Cejudo

It’s been nearly two years sinceJon Jones stepped inside the UFC octagon, but the former light heavyweight champion thinks he’s closing in on his next appearance.
Depending on the winner of …read more

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Tai Tuivasa praises fellow Australian George Kambosos for boxing title win vs. Teofimo Lopez

LAS VEGAS – Tai Tuivasa is proud of what Australia is getting done in the combat sports world.
The UFC heavyweight heaped praise over the latest, high-caliber championship performance that brought …read more

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White Changes Tune, Wants Harrison In UFC

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After initially showing zero interest in signing Kayla Harrison, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White has seemingly had a …read more

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Dominick Cruz: 'Any time I'm competing, you should be talking about me as a title contender'

LAS VEGAS – Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz knows the title picture is crowded at the moment, but he believes his name should always be mentioned in any discussions …read more

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Amanda Nunes says 'clown' Julianna Pena will pay for talk at UFC 269: 'She's delusional'

LAS VEGAS – Amanda Nunes has been paying attention to all of Julianna Pena’s antics ahead of UFC 269, and she can only sum up her next title challenger as a …read more

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Dominick Cruz says Daniel Cormier doesn’t do his homework before commentating | UFC 269 Media Day Video

Former two-time bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz doesn’t think former two-division champion Daniel Cormier does his homework before commentating.

Cruz, a broadcaster himself, made the comments during Wednesday’s UFC 269 …read more

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UFC 269: Head-to-head look at Amanda Nunes vs. Julianna Pena

Two-division UFC champ Amanda Nunes faces Julianna Pena at UFC 269 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Can Julianna Pena elude the strikes of …read more

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UFC 269 Clash: Neal Vs. Ponzinibbio!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight sluggers Geoff Neal and Santiago Ponzinibbio will square off this weekend (Sat., …read more

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Oliveira On The Opinion Of Khabib, ‘I Don’t Really Care About What He Has To Say’

Charles Oliveira isn’t listening to the haters coming into UFC 269.

Charles Oliveira is heading into his first UFC title defense. He will be taking on Dustin Poirier in the main …read more

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Dominick Cruz says he mutes Daniel Cormier commentary: ‘He doesn’t do the homework’

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Dominick Cruz isn’t thrilled with Daniel Cormier’s performance at the commentary desk, though he admits he …read more

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Sean O'Malley Has Been Electric Every Step Of The Way

From LFA To Dana White’s Contender Series To The UFC, Sean O’Malley Brings Star Power To The Fight Game.
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UFC AND BOYS TOWN NEVADA LAUNCH ONLINE 50/50 CHARITY RAFFLE FOR UFC 269: OLIVEIRA vs. POIRIER

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Unfiltered: Jamahal Hill and Vince Morales

Jamahal Hill and Vince Morales Join The Show!
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Cody Garbrandt inspired by process of dropping to flyweight: 'I love what this has made me do'

LAS VEGAS – Cody Gabrandt is on his way to shedding 10 more pounds than usual for his upcoming fight at UFC 269, but the former bantamweight champion has nothing …read more

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Julianna Pena stays grounded ahead of UFC 269 title fight: 'Keep it simple, stupid'

LAS VEGAS – The moment Julianna Pena has worked for her entire career is just three days away, and the next UFC women’s bantamweight title challenger is trying to keep …read more

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Eryk Anders expects to KO Andre Muniz at UFC 269: ‘I’m looking to do me and put hands on him’

Eryk Anders is excited to get the chance to fight one more time before the year is up. Anders was supposed to fight on November 13 but after testing positive …read more

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UFC 269 | Pro fighters make their picks for Charles Oliveira vs. Dustin Poirier title fight

In the main event of UFC 269, the lightweight title is up for grabs as Charles Oliveira looks to defend the belt for the first time against Dustin Poirier. Heading …read more

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Dustin Poirier aims to check final career box: UFC 269 title fight is '25 minutes for eternity'

LAS VEGAS – Dustin Poirier has achieved everything he wants in MMA competition except for one thing: being the undisputed UFC lightweight champion.
Poirier (28-6 MMA, 20-5 UFC) gets the opportunity …read more

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Sean O’Malley says that he doesn’t pick his fights | UFC 269 Media Day Video

Bantamweight Sean O’Malley has said in the past that he isn’t willing to fight ranked fighters until he’s getting paid more money. During the UFC 269 Media Day on …read more

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His nickname restored, Kara-France aims to make title statement against Garbrandt

Kai Kara-France had been considering a change of nickname. But buoyed by his highlight KO of Rogerio Bontorin, ‘Don’t Blink’ is ready to welcome Cody Garbrandt to the flyweight division …read more

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Video: Dustin Poirier on Charles Oliveira quitting in his fights: ‘If it’s in there, we’ll find out’ 

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Dustin Poirier has heard time and time again that Charles Oliveira withers and fades whenever he’s put in a bad …read more

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UFC 269 preview: Early prelims feature plethora of ranked fighters

Alex Perez fighting Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 255 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Get the scoop on the early action out of UFC 269, …read more

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Sean O’Malley: McGregor Is The Only Person I’ve Ever Looked Up To

Rising UFC bantamweight Sean O’Malley has described former two-division champion Conor McGregor as the only person he’s ever “looked up to.”

While not doing so as quickly and emphatically as McGregor …read more

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Cruz: DC ‘Doesn’t Do The Homework’ On Commentary

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Like Cormier, Cruz is also an ex-champion who works the UFC broadcast table. But unlike “DC,” the bantamweight “Dominator” does …read more

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Dominick Cruz says Daniel Cormier 'doesn't do the homework' as UFC analyst

LAS VEGAS – Dominick Cruz isn’t perfect as a UFC cageside analyst, and he admits that, but he doesn’t skimp on preparation for each card he works.
The same can’t be …read more

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Chael Sonnen explains why Julianna Pena is the “single greatest threat” to Amanda Nunes

Former UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen believes Julianna Pena has what it takes to pull off an upset and dethrone Amanda Nunes. Pena (11-4 MMA) and Nunes (21-4 MMA) are …read more

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Cody Garbrandt details health struggles leading up to his last two fights | UFC 269 Media Day Video

Former bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt will make his flyweight debut this weekend on the UFC 269 main card against Kai Kara-France.

Garbrandt has overcome some serious health issues leading up to …read more

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Dustin Poirier added size and strength to overwhelm Charles Oliveira at UFC 269, says coach

Dustin Poirier spent the last couple of months adding size and strength to help him overwhelm Charles Oliveira at UFC 269. After Poirier beat Conor McGregor again at UFC 264, …read more

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‘I’m going to clear out the division’ - Oliveira vows to finish Poirier early

Charles Oliveira is set to face Dustin Poirier at UFC 269. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Lightweight champion Charles Oliveira plans to beat every …read more

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Jon Jones’ New Team Explains Decision To Bring Him On

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has joined Fight Ready in Phoenix, AZ, and he’s allegedly fitting in great in the gym.

Jones moved his camp to Arizona after a …read more

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UFC 269 live results: Charles Oliveira vs. Dustin Poirier

UFC 269 live results begin at 6:15 p.m. ET / 3:15 p.m. PT on Saturday, December 11, on MMAWeekly.com. The fights takes place at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Click …read more

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Amanda Nunes: Nobody Talks Like Julianna Peña

Two-division UFC champion Amanda Nunes says facing someone as willing to engage in trash talk as Julianna Peña will be new to her at UFC 269.

For the first time since …read more

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2021 IBJJF Worlds Preview: Adult Male Black Belt

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Rookie black belts add a new flavor to the first World Championships in two and a …read more

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Not-Greasy Woodley Putting Paul To Sleep

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Jake Paul’s team expected to catch Tyron Woodley when he was fat and greasy. Instead, “The Chosen One” was already …read more

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Brendan Schaub recalls his unceremonious departure from the UFC: “I got an email that said ‘cool, just so you know if you ever come back we still own your ass’”

Brendan Schaub recalls walking away from MMA back in 2015 after his last fight with Travis Browne resulted in a TKO loss. Schaub’s legacy in the UFC is mixed, but …read more

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Watch the UFC 269 media day live stream on MMA Junkie at 1:30 p.m. ET

LAS VEGAS – Fight week is officially underway for the UFC’s final pay-per-view event of the year.
The UFC 269 media day kicks off the fight week activities for Saturday’s event …read more

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Victor Henry Replaces Trevin Jones, Faces Raoni Barcelos at UFC Fight Night 199

Victor Henry will step in for Trevin Jones and lock horns with Raoni Barcelos at UFC Fight Night 199. …read more

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Coach: Kayla Harrison Would Submit Cris Cyborg ‘For Sure’

American Top Team head trainer Marcus “Conan” Silveira has high hopes for two-time Olympic gold medalist Kayla Harrison and 13-time world jiu-jitsu champion Marcus Almeida. …read more

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Tyron Woodley: 'No bullsh*t, no shenanigans,' I promise to knock out Jake Paul in rematch

Tyron Woodley wasn’t Jake Paul’s initial opponent choice for Dec. 18, but the former UFC champion has been preparing to fight him anyway.
With Tommy Fury out due to injury, Woodley …read more

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Saunders denies stabbing man during mass brawl

Billy Joe Saunders when he fought Canelo Alvarez. | Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images

A mass brawl involving members of the Traveller community sent three …read more

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Chael Sonnen: Jake Paul Just Made The ‘Biggest Mistake’ Of His Career

Jake Paul, who already beat Tyron Woodley four months ago, will be rematching him on just 12 days’ notice, which Chael Sonnen says was not a smart decision.

Paul was supposed …read more

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Live! UFC 269 Media Day!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will assemble the major players from this weekend’s UFC 269 pay-per-view (PPV) …read more

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UFC Veterans Ray Borg, Cody Gibson to Meet at Eagle FC 44

A matchup of UFC veterans is slated for Eagle Fighting Championship 44, as Ray Borg will square off against Cody Gibson on Jan. 28 in Miami. …read more

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Michael Bisping on Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley 2: 'I don't think we're gonna see much different'

Tyron Woodley got his wish to rematch Jake Paul, but UFC Hall of Famer Michael Bisping thinks the result will be the same as the first fight.
Paul (4-0) edged out …read more

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Raoni Barcelos meets short-notice replacement Victor Henry at UFC Fight Night 199

Raoni Barcelos will get to compete before the end of the year after all.
With Trevin Jones out, Barcelos (16-2 MMA, 5-1 UFC) faces newcomer Victor Henry (21-5 MMA, 0-0 UFC) …read more

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Sean O’Malley perplexed by recent images of Conor McGregor: “I don’t think that’s going to be an advantage or a benefit”

Sean O’Malley is perplexed by Conor McGregor’s decision to bulk up ahead of his UFC return. McGregor (22-6 MMA) has not competed since July’s UFC 264 event, where he suffered …read more

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Jose Aldo jumps two spots to land at No. 3 in the UFC bantamweight rankings

MMA legend Jose Aldo has jumped two spots in the official UFC bantamweight rankings following his victory over Rob Font on Saturday. Aldo (31-7 MMA) and Font (19-5 MMA) collided …read more

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Posted on December 8, 2021, 5:16 pm By
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Tyron Woodley Makes A Vow After Prophesied Rematch Is Booked

Tyron Woodley has made a vow to the world about his upcoming rematch against Jake Paul: nothing will stand in the way of a knockout this time around.

After a …read more

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Neal remains on UFC 269 despite recent arrest

Geoff Neal when he fought Stephen Thompson at the UFC APEX. | Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC

Geoff Neal was arrested in Texas over Thanksgiving. …read more

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Felicia Spencer on her retirement: ‘The brain can only take so much and I’ve been in some wars’

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Felicia Spencer knew before she ever set foot in the octagon for her last fight at UFC Vegas 42 that …read more

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Muhammad Mokaev Set To Make UFC Debut Against Cody Durden In March

Muhammad Mokaev has gotten his wish.

Mokaev, a highly-touted prospect, signed with the UFC just a few weeks ago and after Cody Durden said he was sending Aoriqileng back to China, …read more

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Posted on December 8, 2021, 4:46 pm By
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UFC 269: A daunting prognosis, a chance meeting and Charles Oliveira's UFC moment

He was told he wouldn’t be able to walk, and now Charles Oliveira will make his first defense of the UFC lightweight title. …read more

Source:: ESPN

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Coach: Poirier ‘Very Afraid’ Of Oliveira

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight kingpin Charles Oliveira will make his first division title defense when he collides with former …read more

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