UFC Paris Official For Sept. 3

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Eagle FC 47 official weigh-ins photos: JDS looking ripped

Check out these photos from the Eagle FC 47 official weigh-ins at the FLXcast Arena. (Photos courtesy of Ryan Loco, Eagle FC). …read more

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Gilbert Burns: Leon Edwards has best chance to dethrone UFC champ Kamaru Usman

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman has been dominant, but Gilbert Burns thinks one particular fighter could prove to be his toughest test.
That fighter being Leon Edwards, who is projected to …read more

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Watch BTL live at 3 p.m. ET

Dustin Poirier has made it perfectly clear that he wants to fight at UFC 277 on July 30 in Dallas, but he can’t seem to get a matchup booked. If …read more

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Joe Rogan says Charles Oliveira ‘got screwed’ by UFC 274 weigh-in incident

Charles Oliveira is interviewed by Joe Rogan following his stoppage victory over Justin Gaethje at UFC 274. | Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

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Ferguson Responds To Gillespie’s Ducking Claims: “Stop Your Whining”

UFC lightweight veteran Tony Ferguson has advised fellow contender Gregor Gillespie to swap his “whining” for some fighting.

Gillespie has long been a name present in the rankings, but seemingly far …read more

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Parker Porter Hasn't Forgotten Where He Came From

The Long Road To The UFC Helped Make Parker Porter Into The Successful Fighter That He Is Today And He’s Ready To Keep The Grind Going At UFC Fight Night: …read more

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Shinya Aoki unfazed by loss to Yoshihiro Akiyama, excited to face youngster in grappling match

Shinya Aoki has already moved on from his loss to rival Yoshihiro Akiyama.
Aoki’s grappling skills were on full display when he faced fellow Japanese legend Akiyama at ONE X in …read more

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Gilbert Burns shares his lone regret from UFC 273 clash with Khamzat Chimaev

Gilbert Burns is sharing his lone regret from his clash with Khamzat Chimaev at UFC 273.
It was Gilbert Burns (20-5 MMA) vs Khamzat Chimaev (11-0 MMA) in a welterweight bout …read more

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UFC Announces Paris Debut for Sept. 3; Ciryl Gane-Tai Tuivasa Pairing Expected

The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Thursday announced that France would host its first UFC Fight Night event on Sept. 3 at the Accor Arena in Paris. …read more

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Eryk Anders Embraces The 'Humbling' MMA Experience

Heading Into UFC Fight Night: Holm vs Vieira, Eryk Anders Expects To Learn A Lot About Himself On May 21 
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MMA Superfan Goes From Internet To Cageside | UFC FIGHT PASS

From Pride To Boxing To Viral MMA Videos “Boogerbeard” Has Had One Of The Strangest Routes To Fame.
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‘Leave me alone’ — Khabib not interested in fighting Oliveira

Khabib Nurmagomedov retires in the Octagon following his submission victory over Justin Gaethje at UFC 254. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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Watch: Ciryl Gane Shows Multi-Sport Talent In Charity Football Match

We’ve had Zinedine Zidane, Thierry Henry, and Patrick Vieira, but France may have found its new star footballer in the form of UFC heavyweight Ciryl Gane.

Okay, maybe that’s a bit …read more

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Alistair Overeem set to make professional wrestling debut against former WWE star Braun Strowman in June

Alistair Overeem vs Francis Ngannou | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

One-time UFC title contender Alistair Overeem will crossover to the world of professional wrestling with …read more

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Former MLB star Alex Rodriguez invests in PFL, joins board of directors

Alex Rodriguez has stepped up to the plate – in MMA.
Rodriguez, a former Major League Baseball star with the New York Yankees, has invested in the PFL and will have …read more

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Marcus Buchecha out of ONE 157 after COVID-19 knocks multiple opponent off card, expected to fight at ONE 158

Marcus Buchecha will no longer fight Friday in Singapore. | ONE Championship

Jiu-Jitsu icon Marcus Buchecha will no longer compete at Friday’s ONE Championship event …read more

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UFC legend Georges St-Pierre details the strategy he would have used to defeat Kamaru Usman

UFC legend, Georges St-Pierre, has detailed the strategy he would have used to defeat Kamaru Usman.
Georges St-Pierre, widely regarded as one of the greatest fighters in mixed martial arts history, …read more

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PFL Gains $30 Million in New Funding for PPV Super Fight Division; A-Rod Joins Board

The Professional Fighters League on Thursday announced the completion of a $30 million Series E equity round to fund global expansion and launch its new “PPV Super Fight Division.” …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov says people can't compare Charles Oliveira to him: 'Nobody ever touched my face'

Former UFC champion Khabib Nurmagomedov doesn’t think Charles Oliveira has done enough to surpass him among the lightweight greats.
Although he’s no longer champion due to missing weight before his title …read more

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Khabib Ghosted By Dana White

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Now that Charles Oliveira has rid himself of both Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje, along with …read more

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Elise Reed Ready To Tear It Up

Strawweight Army Reservist Seeks To Build On Her Momentum Starting Saturday vs Sam Hughes
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Paul Daley says rematch with Diaz or Masvidal could lure him out of retirement

Paul Daley reacts following his knockout victory over Wendell Giacomo at Bellator London. | Photo by Zac Goodwin/PA Images via Getty Images

Paul Daley reveals …read more

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Michael Page on rival Paul Daley’s retirement: ‘I don’t care that he’s retired, I don’t respect anything he’s done in his past’

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Michael Page is still not a fan of past opponent Paul Daley despite “Semtex” hanging up the Bellator gloves.
Page and Daley took part …read more

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Makhachev Believes His Win Streak Is Better Than Pre-Reign Oliveira’s

UFC lightweight contender Islam Makhachev is not as impressed with former champion Charles Oliveira as most are.

Despite no longer having the 155-pound gold in his possession owing to a much-debated …read more

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Ketlen Vieira Living Her Dream

Second Straight UFC Main Event Is Validation For Brazilian Bantamweight’s Years Of Hard Work
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Alex Rodriguez Invests, Joins PFL Board Of Directors

Baseball legend Alex Rodriguez has joined up with the Professional Fighters League (PFL).

CNBC is reporting that Rodriguez, along with investment firm Waverley Capital, invested a total of $30 million in …read more

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UFC announces first event in France on Sept. 3

The UFC will make its debut in France late this summer.
For the first time, the octagon will touch down in Paris for UFC Fight Night on Sept. 3 at Accor …read more

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UFC Vegas 55 prelims preview: Can Parker Porter defy the odds?

Parker Porter punching Chase Sherman at UFC Vegas 34 | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Get the lowdown on the preliminary action of UFC Vegas …read more

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Giga Chikadze Calls Out Korean Zombie For His Next UFC Fight

UFC featherweight Giga Chikadze wants a shot at ‘The Korean Zombie’ Chan Sung Jung for his next appearance in the Octagon.

Chikadze is coming off of his first UFC loss against …read more

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Dustin Poirier still wants Nate Diaz fight: ‘If he leaves the UFC and I never get to touch that chin, that sucks’

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Dustin Poirier still has his heart set on a fight with Nate Diaz.
At UFC 269, Poirier lost his second …read more

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Put away those expensive “Fight Kits” and instead …read more

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Heck of a Morning: Dustin Poirier vs. Nate Diaz is right there for the UFC — why isn’t it booked?

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Dustin Poirier wants it. Nate Diaz wants it. The fans want to see it. Everybody seems …read more

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‘DAMN! They Were Good’: Celebrating the violent career of ‘The Natural Born Killer’ Carlos Condit

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DAMN! They Were Good is a new podcast where we celebrate the careers of some of our favorite fighters ever, and …read more

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Khabib Dismisses Oliveira Comparisons: ‘No One Touched Me’

Former UFC Lightweight Champion Khabib Nurmagomedov doesn’t believe that Charles Oliveira has any business being in the same conversation as him.

In 2017, it would have been hard to believe that …read more

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Ferguson explains why he’s turning down Oliveira’s training invite

Tony Ferguson and Charles Oliveira face-off for their UFC 256 fight in 2020. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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A-Rod Joins PFL Board Of Directors

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Professional Fighters League (PFL) today announced the completion of a $30 million Series E equity round to fund global expansion and …read more

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UFC to host first event in France in September

UFC has announced it will stage its first event in France on Sept. 3 at the Accor Arena in Paris after a decade long battle with French authorities. …read more

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UFC announces first event in Paris on Sept. 3

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The UFC will finally make its highly-anticipated debut in French territory on Sept. 3, setting up the octagon at the Accor …read more

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UFC Officially Confirms First Visit To Paris On September 3

The UFC’s long-awaited French debut has been confirmed, with the promotion set to get a taste of the Parisian streets on September 3.

Having taken the Octagon across Europe, which …read more

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Michael Bisping: Getting to fight Anderson Silva 'was as good as a world title fight'

Fighting former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva in 2016 was the most prestigious opportunity to date in Michael Bisping’s career.
Bisping (30-9 MMA, 20-9 UFC) had built a great resume up …read more

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‘What the f*** are you doing?’: Junior Dos Santos reflects on ‘absurd’ mistakes made against Cain Velasquez

Junior dos Santos (right) lost his UFC title to Cain Velasquez in 2012. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Junior Dos Santos flattened heavyweights left and …read more

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‘King of Collaboration’ - Khabib, Coker to meet about Fedor vs JDS

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Bellator and Eagle FC co-promotion? Junior dos Santos vs Fedor Emelianenko? There’ll be a few hurdles to get that done, but …read more

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UFC Vegas 55 Clash: Ponzinibbio Vs. Spann!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight sluggers Santiago Ponzinibbio and Michel Pereira will collide this weekend (Sat., May 21, 2022) at …read more

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Report: Sara McMann vs. Aspen Ladd Set For August 13th UFC Event

A UFC bantamweight showdown between former title challenger Sara McMann and rising contender Aspen Ladd is set for an August 13th UFC Fight Night.

News of the McMann vs. Ladd booking …read more

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Video: Was that really the end for explosive knockout artist Paul 'Semtex' Daley?

Paul Daley wrote the final chapter of his MMA career at Bellator 281, or did he?
Fighting at home in London at SSE Arena, Daley (44-18-2 MMA, 9-6 BMMA) created what …read more

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Added punch: A-Rod joins PFL as investor, exec

Baseball great Alex Rodriguez is taking a swing at mixed martial arts as an investor and board member for the Professional Fighters League. …read more

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UFC To Host First-Ever Event In France On September 3 At Accor Arena in Paris

Tickets For UFC Paris Go On General Sale Friday, June 24. Register Your Interest At UFC.com/Paris
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Poirier Laments The Possibility Of Diaz Exiting UFC Before They Fight

Dustin Poirier still hopes he and Nate Diaz are able to meet in the cage before the latter fighter potentially moves on from the UFC.

Despite UFC President Dana White saying …read more

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Morning Report: Joe Rogan says Charles Oliveira ‘got screwed’ by UFC 274 weight situation

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Joe Rogan thinks Charles Oliveira got screwed.
At UFC 274, Oliveira faced Justin Gaethje in what was supposed to be his …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘Preacher’s Daughter!’

Former Bantamweight strap-hanger, Holly Holm, looks to earn another title shot by taking out streaking contender, Ketlen Vieira, this Saturday (May 21, 2022) inside UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada …read more

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‘They’re called riddles’ - Ferguson explains weird Twitter spat

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“I’m a writer. Nobody knows that and I like to tell stories.”  Last week, Daniel Cormier and Tony Ferguson went …read more

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If sambo was easy, it’d be called BJJ - Khabib says Makhachev rides Oliveira ‘like his horse’

Former champion Khabib Nurmagomedov in attendance at UFC 272. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Khabib Nurmagomedov continues to campaign hard for a fight …read more

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Collard Headlines, Stephens Features As PFL 4 Pairings Announced

The second round of this year’s Professional Fighters League regular season is set to get underway next month, and will first see Clay Collard headline PFL 4 opposite Alexander Martinez.

After …read more

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Dustin Poirier reveals coach Mike Brown warned him against taking a fight with Colby Covington: “I don’t know if you want to put your wife and daughter through that”

Dustin Poirier has admitted that coach Mike Brown warned him against taking a fight with rival Colby Covington.
Just a few days ago, Dustin Poirier seemingly accepted Colby Covington’s challenge to …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov acknowledges Charles Oliveira as the UFC lightweight champion but says “he’s not undisputed”

Khabib Nurmagomedov has given his thoughts on Charles Oliveira as UFC lightweight champion and him potentially fighting Islam Makhachev.
While he may be retired, Khabib Nurmagomedov is still the talk of …read more

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Joe Rogan reacts to “very nice guy” Charles Oliveira losing his title at UFC 274: “He got screwed in his last fight”

UFC commentator Joe Rogan believes Charles Oliveira got ‘screwed’ when missing weight for UFC 274 earlier this month.
In the main event of UFC 274, Charles Oliveira submitted Justin Gaethje in …read more

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Victim in alleged Cain Velasquez shooting claims he’s unable to work due to injuries

The alleged victim in the Cain Velasquez shooting is said to be experiencing trauma as a result of the incident.
In the wake of Cain Velasquez not being granted bail for …read more

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Eagle FC 47 headliner Junior Dos Santos opens up about UFC exit: 'They try to drain everything'

MIAMI – Junior Dos Santos is starting fresh.
A former UFC heavyweight champion, Dos Santos (21-9) returns to MMA competition in the Eagle FC 47 main event Friday. It’s his first …read more

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Midnight Mania! Oliveira Can’t Be The Undisputed Champ Until He Beats Islam

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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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ONE 157 Preview (Pt. 1)

ONE 157 is set for the Singapore Indoor Stadium on Friday and the card consists primarily of Muay Thai and submission grappling bouts. There are only four MMA bouts on …read more

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UFC Vegas 55 Odds, Under Dogs And Best Bets!

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Get a detailed breakdown of the betting lines for UFC Vegas 55, which is set to hit UFC APEX …read more

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Miesha Tate getting tone for UFC flyweight debut | Photos

Former women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate will make her flyweight debut during International Fight Week on July 2 at UFC 276 in Las Vegas against No. 2 ranked Lauren Murphy.

Tate …read more

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Parker Porter believes Jailton Almeida fight is a “lose-lose” for him, hopes to earn first UFC finish

Parker Porter was surprised when he found out he would be fighting Jailton Almeida.
Porter has strung together three straight wins and on a month’s notice, he got the call to …read more

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‘I Don’t Wanna Retire Like Henry Cejudo’

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Glover Teixeira has had a wild ride in mixed martial arts (MMA). As an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) champion at …read more

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Tony Ferguson Claims Belal Muhammad ‘Jocked’ His Swag

Tony Ferguson thinks Belal Muhammad has “jocked” his swag.

Ferguson recently spoke to Ariel Helwani of “The MMA Hour” coming off of his knockout loss to Michael Chandler at UFC 274. …read more

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Amanda Nunes opens up on how Kayla Harrison’s arrival hastened ATT split

Amanda Nunes spoke about leaving American Top Team | Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

The growth of American Top Team contributed to …read more

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Andre Fialho Continues Active Year, Meets Jake Matthews at UFC 275

Andre Fialho continues to be the most active fighter on the UFC roster in 2022, as he will lock horns with Jake Matthews at UFC 275 on June 11. …read more

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Sara McMann vs. Aspen Ladd, Bruno Silva vs. Gerald Meerschaert Booked for Aug. 13

Two more fights have been added to the UFC’s Aug. 13 lineup, as Sara McMann will face Aspen Ladd at bantamweight, while Bruno Silva will meet Gerald Meerschaert at middleweight. …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov: There is a champion and is name is Charles Oliveira – but he's not undisputed champion

Khabib Nurmagomedov gives Charles Oliveira a tremendous amount of credit. He even considers Oliveira the current UFC lightweight champion when the promotion does not.
With that said, however, there is a …read more

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UFC 276: Adesanya vs. Cannonier fight card

Israel Adesanya after defeating Robert Whittaker at UFC 271. | Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

Check out the current lineup of fights at UFC 276 on …read more

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Screwed By The Scale

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Charles Oliveira made UFC history ahead of UFC 274 by becoming the first champion to lose their …read more

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Khabib Teases Cross-Promotion Bout Between Fedor and Junior dos Santos

Khabib Nurmagomedov wants to pair with Bellator President Scott Coker to book a fight between Fedor Emelianenko and Junior dos Santos.

Nurmagomedov has brought a lot of new talent to his …read more

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UFC Fight Roundup: Aspen Ladd, Gerald Meerschaert among returning fighters

Sara McMann | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

UFC fights come together fast these days, and if you blink, you can easily miss them. In …read more

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Poirier says coach has warned him against accepting Covington fight

Dustin Poirier is pictured speaking with ATT coach Mike Brown at a UFC open workout session in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via …read more

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Cain Velasquez Alleged Shooting Victims Cite Trauma Following Attack

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez’s alleged shooting victims have experienced intimidation and threats following the attack.

Velasquez faces jail time for the attempted murder of Henry Goularte, an alleged molester …read more

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Khabib Wants JDS Vs. Fedor!

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Junior Dos Santos could have a huge fight awaiting him following his Eagle Fighting Championship debut this weekend (Fri., May …read more

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Jan Blachowicz reveals he was blind in his left eye during Aleksandar Rakic win: “I just tried to hide this”

UFC light-heavyweight contender Jan Blachowicz was at a bit of a disadvantage during his fight with Aleksandar Rakic.
Last Saturday night, the two 205-pound contenders collided in the main event of …read more

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UFC Fight Night 206 headliner Holly Holm still chasing gold after 19-month layoff

Holly Holm will return from the longest layoff of her prestigious combat sport career when she meets Ketlen Vieira in Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 206 main event.
That’s not an easy …read more

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Andre Fialho makes quick turnaround against Jake Matthews at UFC 275

Andre Fialho will step into the octagon for the third time in three months at UFC 275.
After asking for a quick turnaround, Fialho (16-4 MMA, 2-1 UFC) will get his wish …read more

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Sam Alvey To Face Michal Oleksiejczuk In Potential Final Octagon Walk

UFC veteran Sam Alvey will have at least one more chance to snap his current losing skid later this year in a fight against Michal Oleksiejczuk.

MMA journalist Artur Mazur was …read more

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No Bets Barred: Is UFC Vegas 55’s Ketlen Vieira a live underdog against Holly Holm?

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After a mediocre week for UFC Vegas 54, the No Bets Barred podcast returns to dive deep into all the …read more

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Murphy hospitalized after cycling accident: ‘Another near-death experience’ 

Lerone Murphy at UFC 267. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Murphy is on the mend after a scary cycling accident.  Lerone …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov states he hopes to work with Bellator to book Fedor Emelianenko vs. Junior dos Santos

Khabib Nurmagomedov would like to work with Bellator to book Fedor Emelianenko’s final fight. The head of Eagle FC would like to send Junior dos Santos in for the job.
‘Cigano’ …read more

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Attorney: Victims in alleged Cain Velasquez shooting experiencing trauma, intimidation since attack

An attorney for the man allegedly shot by Cain Velasquez during a high-speed chase says his client is dealing with a handful of challenges in the wake of the incident.
Paul …read more

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Nunes Felt ‘Cornered’ Once Harrison Arrived

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Following her shocking upset loss to Julianna Pena in Dec. 2021 (watch highlights), Amanda Nunes made some changes.
A longtime member …read more

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Shu-Ki Fita #30: OM.45

INTRODUCING OM.45
OM.45 is a HYBRID model built with Air Jordan X’s, Air Jordan XXXV’s, Air Jordan IV’s, and Air Jordan V’s. Its construction is TOE-UP and SOLE-to-SOLE. His Primary Color …read more

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WTF: Karate vs Capoeira on display, new grappling ties people up in knots

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Did you miss us? Don’t matter, we’re here anyway. Hello, kids. We had a bit of a hiatus on account of …read more

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McGregor Drops On Forbes’ Highest Paid Athlete List, Jake Paul Enters

After topping Forbes’ highest-paid athletes’ list in 2021, UFC superstar Conor McGregor will have to wait until next year to earn the No. 1 spot.

Soccer star Lionel Messi took the …read more

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Aleksandar Rakic anxious to return for ‘unfinished business’ with Jan Blachowicz, explains knee injury suffered before fight

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Aleksandar Rakic is hoping for a speedy recovery and a chance to run it back with Jan Blachowicz.
In the main …read more

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Glover Teixeira: 2022 ‘Will Probably Be My Last Year’ Fighting

As his first light heavyweight title defense draws near, the finish line is in sight for Glover Teixeira. …read more

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Brazilian Coaches Warn Alex Pereira That Difficult Test Awaits vs. Sean Strickland

After kicking off his Octagon tenure with two impressive wins, Alex Pereira will make his third promotional appearance against ranked middleweight Sean Strickland at UFC 276 on July 2. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Michel Pereira explains why he 'wasn't so happy' to get Santiago Ponzinibbio at UFC Fight Night 206

LAS VEGAS – Michel Pereira admits he had mixed feelings when the UFC offered him a matchup with Santiago Ponzinibbio.
Pereira (26-11 MMA, 5-2 UFC) knows the upside in getting a …read more

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Eryk Anders going back to his “grappling roots” ahead of Jun Yong Park fight: “I can find a finish there as well”

Eryk Anders is looking to showcase that he is a well-rounded fighter at UFC Vegas 55.
Anders is set to return at UFC Vegas 55 against Jun Yong Park in what …read more

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Daniel Cormier shocked by Dustin Poirier agreeing to fight Colby Covington; “Dude is an absolute fighter”

Former dual-weight UFC champion Daniel Cormier is surprised that Dustin Poirier is agreeing to fight Colby Covington.
Following his victory over Jorge Masvidal at UFC 272, Covington called out Poirier. The …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov wants to work with Bellator to book Junior Dos Santos vs. Fedor Emelianenko

Eagle FC owner Khabib Nurmagomedov has big plans for Junior Dos Santos.
First Dos Santos has to get past Yorgan De Castro on Friday in the Eagle FC 47 main event …read more

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Chidi Njokuani Aims To Put On A Clinic

UFC Middleweight Chidi Njokuani Wants To Follow Up His Excellent UFC Debut With A Dominant Performance Over Duško Todorović At UFC Fight Night: Holm vs Vieira
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Forbes reveals the highest-paid athletes of 2022, Conor McGregor comes in at No. 35

Forbes has revealed the list of highest-paid athletes of 2022 and UFC star Conor McGregor has come in at Number 35.
Forbes tracked income collected between May 1, 2021, and May …read more

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‘The UFC is not to blame’ — Oliveira clears air on weigh-in controversy

Charles Oliveira is interviewed by Joe Rogan following his submission victory over Justin Gaethje at UFC 274. | Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

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‘It’s Been Nice Being A Retired Stripper’

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