'The Funk Chronicles,' S01.E02: Inside Aljamain Sterling's UFC 228 training camp

Do you need the funk? Do you gotta have the funk? If so, you’re in the right place.
Aljamain Sterling has no problem givin’ it to ya. After all, he’s the …read more

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Artem Lobov to Face Zubaira Tukhugov at UFC Fight Night 138 in Moncton

Conor McGregor training partner Artem Lobov will lock horns with Zubaira Tukhugov at UFC Fight Night 138 in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada on Oct. 27. …read more

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‘Why Is He Training And Putting Out Videos?!’

It has been more than one year since former Light Heavyweight Jon Jones competed inside the Octagon, scoring a brutal knockout over rival Daniel Cormier at UFC 214. But, Jones …read more

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Bellator champ Darrion Caldwell reacts to James Gallagher getting knocked out

Over the weekend, on the main card of Bellator 204, outspoken Bellator bantamweight prospect James Gallagher suffered his first defeat. The polarizing young Irishman was abruptly snuffed by former CFFC …read more

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Alex Oliveira Discusses Airport Encounter With Neil Magny

Alex Oliveira discusses a time he felt Neil Magny tried to size him up. Oliveira has been on quite a roll under the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) banner. He’s gone …read more

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Daniel Cormier Sends Message to Brock Lesnar Following Defeat at WWE’s SummerSlam

Daniel Cormier doesn’t hide the fact that he’s a professional wrestling fan, and he had even more incentive than usual to watch WWE’s SummerSlam on Sunday night. …read more

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Arrest warrant issued for Andrea Lee’s husband Donny Aaron for domestic violence charges

Donald Aaron, the husband of UFC flyweight fighter Andrea Lee, has officially been charged for his involvement in a domestic violence case and police have issued a warrant for his …read more

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Brock Lesnar’s Return Means Top UFC Heavyweights Must Keep Winning

When the UFC announced Brock Lesnar’s return to the Octagon following Daniel Cormier’s win over Stipe Miocic at UFC 226, it completely changed the landscape of the UFC heavyweight division. …read more

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Canelo-GGG 2 undercard revealed (and it’s actually intriguing)

Who is on the Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin 2 undercard? A few familiar names and one rising talent, that’s for sure. Believe it or not, when Canelo Alvarez and …read more

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White Explains Including ‘Despicable’ McGregor Footage In UFC 229 Promos

Remember when Conor McGregor threw that dolly through a bus window in Brooklyn, N.Y., injuring two fighters and ultimately destroying UFC 223’s fight card just days before showtime? It was …read more

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McGregor teammate Artem Lobov meets Khabib teammate Zubaira Tukhugov at UFC Moncton

Oct 21, 2017; Gdansk, Poland; Andre Fili (blue gloves) reacts to his fight with Artem Lobov (red gloves, not pictured) during UFC Fight Night at Ergo Arena. Mandatory Credit: Per …read more

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Kamaru Usman Says Darren Till Might be Too Big For Welterweight

Kamaru Usman says Darren Till’s size may just be too big for 170 pounds. Usman will be on standby in case the UFC 228 main event falls through. UFC 228 …read more

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Kamaru Usman compares Darren Till to Anthony “Rumble” Johnson

Surging UFC welterweight contender Kamaru Usman has been tapped as the official understudy for the UFC 228 main event, in the event that either welterweight champion Tyron Woodley or challenger …read more

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VIDEO | Is this the worst MMA referee of all time?

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Bruno Massami (Бруно Массами) (@BrMassami) August 20, 2018

Want to see some really bad MMA officiating? Like really, really bad? Watch the video above.
This baffling referee disaster occurred …read more

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UFC Moncton's Gian Villante frustrated by string of split decisions

UFC light heavyweight Gian Villante does not hope to be named the “King of Split Decisions.” But lately, he’s felt like it’s out of his hands.
“I want to put people …read more

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Daniel Cormier reacts to UFC-bound Brock Lesnar losing WWE title at Summerslam

Last night, in the main event of WWE’s exciting Summerslam event in Brooklyn, NY, Brock Lesnar surrendered his universal title to Roman Reigns. In the eyes of many fans, this …read more

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Kamaru Usman: Darren Till reminds me of ‘Anthony Johnson continuously trying to make 170’ 

Serving as a replacement for UFC 228’s welterweight title matchup, Kamaru Usman is adamant that he is prepared for both champion, Tyron Woodley, and challenger, Darren Till.
With that being …read more

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Sonnen: It appears Jones believes he’ll be cleared to fight at UFC 230

For Chael Sonnen, Jon Jones is seemingly confident that he would be cleared in time to fight at UFC 230, the company’s NYC card this November. Even while on …read more

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Live! UFC Lincoln Results & Play-By-Play!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will make its FOX Sports 1 return this Sat. night (Aug. 25, 2018) with the UFC Fight Night 135 mixed martial arts (MMA) event inside Pinnacle …read more

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COMING. UP. NEXT. (For Bellator MMA) ...

Event: Bellator 205: “McKee vs. Macapa”Date: Fri., Sept. 21, 2018, on Paramount NetworkLocation: CenturyLink Arena in Boise, Idaho
Bellator 205 Main Event:
145 lbs.: A.J. McKee (11-0) vs. John “Macapa” Teixeira (21-3)
Bellator …read more

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Justin Gaethje: ‘I Have Zero Respect for James Vick’

Justin Gaethje seems to fight at his best when his opponents bring out the worst in him.
Take for instance his UFC debut when Michael Johnson was taking shots at Gaethje …read more

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The MMA Hour with Kayla Harrison, Mickey Gall, Paul Felder in the Monday Morning Analyst, the Sound Off and More

The Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Hour returns to discuss what’s happening in the world of mixed martial arts. The following is a rundown of Monday’s show and guests:
12 p.m. ET: …read more

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Morning Report: Dana White ‘not interested’ in superfight between Georges St-Pierre and Nurmagomedov-McGregor winner

When Georges St-Pierre made his return to the UFC after a four-year absence and moved up to middleweight to become only the fourth man to win champions in two weight …read more

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How a loss – and the make-over it sparked – breathed new life into UFC-Lincoln's Rani Yahya's career

At 33, Brazilian bantamweight Rani Yahya is hardly what you would consider an old fighter.
Age, however, can mean different things in the fighting world. In Yahya’s case, it means it’s …read more

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Video: MMA ref cluelessly lets fighter get choked unconscious for long period

A ref in Brazil doesn’t know how to do his job, unfortunately for one MMA fighter. When it comes to referee mistakes, bad calls, and screwups, the list could …read more

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Kalunda vs. Da Rocha at EFC 73

Undefeated Democratic Republic of Congo enigma Gunther Kalunda will face Brazilian Jose Da Rocha for the interim welterweight title at EFC 73 at Sun City on September 8. …read more

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Ewell determined to display his talent at UFC Sao Paulo

A few days ago I got the call( @danawhite ). I have signed with the @ufc please know that I’ve been crying the past few days!. It’s truly crazy how …read more

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Dan Hardy goes Full Reptile for new radio show

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It’s not an exaggeration to call Dan Hardy an institution. From his champion days in Cage Warriors …read more

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Adams wants to be the Donald Cerrone of the heavyweight division

When 6-foot-5, 265-pound Juan Adams says, “It’s hard for me to blend into a normal crowd,” it’s not just a figurative statement, but a literal one.That’s why he might be …read more

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Lesnar Drops His WWE Belt At Summerslam As UFC Run Looms

Brock Lesnar is no longer a WWE champion, making it all the more likely his next appearance will be in the UFC cage. Brock Lesnar is no longer the WWE …read more

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Watch Ronda Rousey Win The RAW Women’s Championship At Summerslam

Rousey becomes just the third person in history to hold both a WWE and UFC title. Much like her early matches in MMA, Ronda Rousey just tore through her opposition …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedo: ‘I Don’t See How Conor McGregor is Going to Beat Me’

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On October 6 lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov will finally go to war with rival Conor McGregor. To say that Khabib is excited is an understatement: “My dream is …read more

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Craig White Wouldn’t Mind an ‘Amazing Bloodbath’ With Diego Sanchez at UFC 228

Craig White wouldn’t be opposed to having a war with Diego Sanchez. White will get another chance to make a name for himself inside the Octagon. In his Ultimate Fighting …read more

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UFC 229 quickly becomes second-largest gate in UFC history

It’s safe to say that MMA fans are really eager to see Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor, and it’s great business for the UFC. In just a matter of days, …read more

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Alex Oliveira says old beef with Neil Magny fuels him ahead of UFC Sao Paulo

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — Alex Oliveira scored the biggest win of his MMA career in April, submitting former interim champion Carlos Condit in Glendale. He gets another home turf …read more

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James Vick: ‘Justin Gaethje is a B-Level Fighter’

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Lightweight James Vick is looking forward to more main events in his future after he squares off with Justin Gaethje to headline Fight Night Lincoln on August 25, …read more

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Luke Rockhold Still Eyeing Future Move to Light Heavyweight

Earlier this year, Luke Rockhold voiced his intentions of moving up to the light heavyweight division and was promptly called out by Alexander Gustafsson who volunteered to be the one-man …read more

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Guillard, Neer, TUF vet sign with bare-knuckle fighting promotion

A few more notable names are signing on to fight in the WBKFF. A new bare-knuckle fighting organization is trying to bring together some well-known names for their first event …read more

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Watch ONE FC Beast Alain Ngalani Take Endless Shots To The Abs

I’m sad to say I’m not as familiar with ONE Championship as I should be, what with 8 hour UFC events going down three times a month these days. That …read more

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Craig White will happily engage Diego Sanchez in ‘bloody as f*ck’ fight at UFC 228

After suffering a defeat to Neil Magny in his short-notice debut at UFC Liverpool, Craig White didn’t expect to be handed a sophomore outing against infamous TUF contestant and former …read more

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UFC Light Heavyweight Ilir Latifi Calls Out Jon Jones, “Bones” Responds

Ilir Latifi calls out Jon Jones and it didn’t take long for “Bones” to respond. Latifi is coming off a first-round technical submission finish over Ovince Saint Preux back in …read more

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Trading Shots: Dana White says no to GSP for the lightweight title, but is it deja vu all over again?

Georges St-Pierre says he wants the winner of UFC 229’s lightweight title fight. UFC President Dana White says no way. Seems like we’ve been through this before. Retired UFC and …read more

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WWE SummerSlam 2018 results and live discussion

Join us at Bloody Elbow for live discussion of The Biggest Event of the Summer, WWE SummerSlam 2018. Join us at Bloody Elbow for live results and discussion of …read more

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'TUF 27' finalist Joe Giannetti books regional title fight after UFC release

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Despite thriving on Season 27 of “The Ultimate Fighter” and reaching the series’ lightweight tournament final, Joe Giannetti …read more

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Gaethje on losses: ‘I need to be scared at all times’

The top ranked UFC lightweight isn’t interested in changing his action-heavy approach to MMA, but following back to back KO losses he’s realized he can’t ever let himself get complacent …read more

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‘The Ultimate Fighter 27’ Finalist Joe Giannetti Released from UFC After One Bout

Joe Giannetti didn’t make much of a first impression at “The Ultimate Fighter 27” finale, and now he’s no longer part of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Jon Tuck Expecting Can’t Have a Boring Fight with Drew Dober at UFC Lincoln

It’s been over a year since UFC lightweight Jon Tuck stepped into the Octagon.
After getting a first round submission win over Takanori Gomi at UFC Fight Night 111 in June …read more

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Bellator 204 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social media

Since the early days when the sport was anything but a mainstream endeavor, the MMA industry has thrived and survived through various websites, forums and, perhaps most importantly, social-media platforms.
Fighters …read more

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Cristiano Marcello: Brave is paying me ‘a lot more than the UFC’ for MMA return

CURITIBA, Brazil — The hunger never faded away, but it would take more than that to make Cristiano Marcello un-retire as a mixed martial arts fighter.
Brave Combat Federation provided it.
Marcello …read more

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Aldo’s Coach Considers Conor McGregor’s Pre-Fight Antics ‘Art’

With no apparent hard feelings, Pederneiras heaps praise on Conor McGregor and his ‘super respectful’ nature behind the scenes. For a long time, there was no bigger rivalry in MMA …read more

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Former UFC Fighter Matt Riddle Signs with WWE

Former UFC fighter Matt Riddle has signed with World Wrestling Entertainment where he will begin working under the NXT brand in the near future. Are you as excited to see …read more

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Joseph Benavidez Feels UFC Flyweight Title Bout Could be Next

Joseph Benavidez feels an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight title shot could be on the horizon. Benavidez last competed back in June against Sergio Pettis at UFC 225. He lost …read more

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MMA fighter killed by bouncers in Uzbekistan

CCTV footage captured the fighter being stabbed and beaten with bats outside the busy nightclub. Sputnik Uzbekistan reports that on August 11th a graphic video was posted online showing …read more

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Devonte Smith ‘coming for everybody Dana White got’ after securing Contender Series contract

Based on Devonte Smith’s first UFC call-out, it might not sound like he has the loftiest of goals.
Following a first-round knockout of Joseph Lowry on the season finale of Dana …read more

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Watch UFC Lincoln headliner Justin Gaethje's epic 'Fight of the Year' with Michael Johnson

Former WSOF lightweight champion Justin Gaethje returns to action in the headlining slot of Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 135 event. Before that clash, check out one of Gaethje’s all-time classics.
Gaethje …read more

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Darrion Caldwell to Patricio Freire: ‘I Want to Beat Your F*cking Ass’

The latest message from Darrion Caldwell to Patricio Freire isn’t friendly. Caldwell is coming off a second-round knockout victory in his featherweight return against Noad Lahat. The bout took place …read more

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UFC bantamweight champ Amanda Nunes and strawweight contender Nina Ansaroff are engaged

UFC bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes and her long-time girlfriend and training partner Nina Ansaroff are now engaged. The pair announced this happy news on their respective social media channels.

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Luke Rockhold won't move to light heavyweight until UFC offers 'something sexy'

February 10, 2018; Perth, Australia; Yoel Romero defends against Luke Rockhold during UFC 221 at Perth Arena. Mandatory Credit: Stewart Allen-USA TODAY Sports

February 10, 2018; Perth, Australia; Yoel Romero defends …read more

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Vick called Gaethje ‘the Homer Simpson of MMA because it’s true’

“Look at the episode where Homer was boxing and kept taking a beating and still kept saying stupid things. That’s Justin Gaethje.” Earlier this month at the UFC’s 25th anniversary …read more

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UFC 229 almost sold out; already second-largest gate in UFC history

Tickets were put on sale to the public on Friday, and UFC ticket sales are already the second largest live gate in MMA history. If you have any doubt that …read more

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TJ Dillashaw Still Willing to Fight Boxer Gervonta Davis and His Padded Record

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UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw has been doing the media rounds apparently to drum up interest in …read more

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Justin Gaethje Guarantees James Vick Will Be “Humbled Turd” at UFC Lincoln

As we embark on fight week for UFC Lincoln, it is time to put up or shut up for the combatants in the main event of the evening, James Vick …read more

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Bec Rawlings: Bare knuckle requires time and effort before acceptance as 'proper sport'

Bec Rawlings is proud to be part of the growing foundation of Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship. She knows the combat style might be frowned upon by some, but the UFC …read more

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Joseph Benavidez feels he’s a frontrunner for next flyweight title shot

Two-time UFC flyweight title challenger Joseph Benavidez feels that, even though he’s currently riding a decision loss to Sergio Pettis, he has a strong claim to the next shot at …read more

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Jin Soo Son Replaces Douglas Silva de Andrade, Faces Petr Yan at UFC Fight Night Moscow

Deep veteran Jin Soo Son will step in for the injured Douglas Silva de Andrade and face Petr Yan at UFC Fight Night 136. …read more

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Jon Jones: I Never Left USADA Drug Testing Program

After 9 tests in 2017, Jones has only been tested once in 2018. But according to the former champ, there’s nothing suspicious going on. Jon Jones’ MMA career remains in …read more

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Cory Sandhagen on Iuri Alcantara: “I Think I’m Going to Pick Him Apart”

Cory Sandhagen will be facing off against Iuri Alcantara this Saturday at UFC Fight Night 135 (UFC Lincoln), and it will be his second appearance in the Octagon following a …read more

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Justin Gaethje shares lesson he learned from Alvarez, Poirier losses

After a perfect, 18-0 start to his MMA career, highlighted by a World Series of Fighting lightweight title win and a thrilling defeat of Michael Johnson in his UFC debut, …read more

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Khabib: McGregor ‘has only one chance, a lucky punch’

“He has only one chance. A lucky punch. He has only a left-hand. That’s it.” Conor McGregor might be the No. 2 ranked pound-for-pound fighter in the world and the …read more

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Wanderlei Silva’s Run for Office is Official; Rampage Jackson Might Be Final Fight

There are two things for sure in 42-year-old Wanderlei Silva’s future. One, he is fighting Quinton “Rampage” Jackson on Sept. 29 at Bellator 206 in San Jose, Calif. Two, he …read more

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Jon Jones Claims He Never Left USADA’s UFC Testing Pool

Though it’s been quite some time since Jon Jones set foot in the Octagon, the former UFC light heavyweight champion claims he has never left the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency testing …read more

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Jose Aldo’s Coach Responds to Conor McGregor’s Kind Words

Jose Aldo’s coach responds to Conor McGregor expressing joy over Aldo’s latest win. The rivalry between Aldo and McGregor is well documented. McGregor revved up the trash talk tenfold in …read more

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Yana Kunitskaya: “Nothing Can Be Worse” than UFC 222

Yana Kunitskaya will be making her Octagon return at UFC 229 on October 6th when she faces Lina Lansberg in a bantamweight contest, where Kunitskaya believes she will be more …read more

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See if you can guess why UFC flyweight Joseph Benavidez is smiling these days

Feb 6, 2016; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Joseph Benavidez (red gloves) reacts after winning the fight against Zach Makovsky during UFC Fight Night at MGM Grand Garden Arena. Mandatory Credit: …read more

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The Weekly Grind: Kevin James attempts spinning attack on Chris Weidman, Cerrone has near-death experience in Mexico

The life of a professional fighter isn’t all glitz and glamour.
As if getting punched, kicked, kneed, choked and twisted into a pretzel on a regular basis isn’t enough, fighters …read more

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Gaethje: ‘I Learned My Lesson’ Against Alvarez And Poirier

On the verge of a three fight losing streak, Justin Gaethje is promising changes leading up to his fight with James Vick in Nebraska later this month. We all love …read more

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Phil Davis Meets Vadim Nemkov at Bellator in Israel on Nov. 15

Phil Davis meets hard-hitting light heavyweight Vadim Nemkov this fall. Bellator fans will soon reap the rewards of a DAZN subscription should they decide to spend the money. Bellator’s partnership …read more

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Quote: Ideal Opponent For Anderson Silva Would be Daniel Cormier

A former Strikeforce champion believes the ideal opponent for Anderson Silva would be Daniel Cormier. Back in July 2016, Cormier took on Anderson Silva on the main card of UFC …read more

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Ilir Latifi calls for fight with “undisputed champ” Jon Jones, Jones responds

Excitement surrounding the potential return of former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is starting to mount. The MMA legend continues to hint at a comeback, and some members of …read more

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Pederneiras talks McGregor’s heartfelt comments after Aldo’s win, breaks down Conor vs. Khabib

RIO DE JANEIRO, BrazilJose Aldo received several messages and compliments after his stunning first-round TKO over Jeremy Stephens at UFC on FOX 30, including from his longtime rival …read more

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Alexis Vila’s alleged murder accomplice caught in Spain

A Miami murder tale involving two MMA fighters takes another turn, this time in Spain. Former Bellator MMA tournament finalist Alexis Vila was arrested and charged with second degree …read more

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Darrion Caldwell hopes James Gallagher got a 'humbling experience' at Bellator 204

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Darrion Caldwell admits he didn’t view James Gallagher as much of a threat to his bantamweight title prior to Bellator 204. The results on fight night …read more

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James Gallagher Issues Statement Following First KO Loss

James Gallagher issues a statement following the first loss of his professional mixed martial arts career. Gallagher went one-on-one with Ricky Bandejas on the main card of Bellator 204. The …read more

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Wilder Promises To KO Fury When They Fight This Fall

Showtime Boxing has confirmed Wilder-Fury is official and will take place either October or November in America. Tyson Fury rode his jab to a largely uneventful 100-90 decision win on …read more

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MMA Injury Report: Bellator champ Brent Primus ready to return; Paige VanZant targets next fight

Jun 24, 2017; New York, NY, USA; Brent Primus (blue gloves) reacts to fight against Michael Chandler (red gloves) during Bellator NYC at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Ed Mulholland-USA …read more

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Joe Giannetti Reveals he Won’t be Brought Back to UFC

Joe Giannetti reveals it’s one and done with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Giannetti was last seen in action last month. He took on Michael Trizano to determine who would …read more

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Chael Sonnen: Jon Jones knows something we don’t

Chael Sonnen thinks that former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones knows something we don’t. More specifically, Sonnen believes that Jones knows that his current situation with USADA will soon …read more

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Bellator 204's Logan Storley motivated backstage by James Gallagher upset

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Locker rooms aren’t just warmup facilities for fighters – they’re also viewing parties.
Between pad work and rolling with training partners, fighters watch the action that’s unfolding …read more

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Davis vs. Nemkov headed to Bellator’s Israel return

A pivotal light heavyweight bout will go down in Tel Aviv. A bout between a former champion and a rising prospect is headed to Bellator’s upcoming event in Israel.
Ex-light heavyweight …read more

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UFC veterans Melvin Guillard, Josh Neer join growing WBKFF roster

World Bare Knuckle Fighting Federation (WBKFF) has signed several new MMA veterans to its growing roster. The first is former UFC lightweight and welterweight Josh Neer. The second is former …read more

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Rafael Cavalcante’s ideal opponent for Anderson Silva’s return? Daniel Cormier

Who should Anderson Silva fight in his return to the Octagon? For longtime friend and training partner Rafael Cavalcante, “The Spider” should get a rematch with two-weight champion Daniel Cormier.
The …read more

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Justin Gaethje isn’t sure why James Vick is talking so much trash, but he knows the payback will be sweet

A lot has been said in the lead-up to UFC Lincoln’s main event. Most of it by James Vick.
Ahead of the Aug. 25 contest, Vick has disparaged Justin Gaethje at …read more

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Driver pleads guilty in DUI crash that killed Jordan Parsons

Jordan Parsons, who fought for Bellator MMA, was 25-years-old at the time of his passing. Last week, Dennis Michael Wright, 30, plead guilty to DUI manslaughter, leaving the scene …read more

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Rousimar Palhares Showed Up 18 Pounds Overweight For Grappling Match

Not only did Palhares show up ridiculously overweight, his KASAI Pro 3 grappling match with Craig Jones was a dud. Rousimar Palhares is in the news again for all the …read more

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Wanderlei Silva launches campaign for seat in Brazilian congress

Former PRIDE champion and current Bellator MMA star Wanderlei Silva is plunging into the world of politics. On Saturday, the Brazilian MMA legend posted to Instagram, announcing that he will …read more

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Ketlen Vieira thinks UFC Sao Paulo win leads to title shot – even if it's an interim one, against Holly Holm

RIO DE JANEIRO – Ketlen Vieira’s name has been thrown around a few times in discussions about the UFC’s women’s bantamweight title picture – including by the division’s champion.
Vieira has …read more

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What's it like to be an American fighter living in Japan? A K-1 kickboxer tells his story

Brian McGrath began his combat sports career as an amateur MMA fighter in the small town of Missoula, Mont. Now he competes as a professional kickboxer in his adopted home …read more

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Anderson Silva: ‘I Think Khabib Nurmagomedov is the Best’ Fighter in the World

Former middleweight champion Anderson “The Spider” Silva held the 185-pound title for a record 2,457 days. He’s widely considered the greatest fighter of all time. Silva’s been out of action …read more

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Rockhold’s contract issues resolved, UFC 230 bout vs Weidman set

Luke Rockhold has come to terms with the UFC and will be in a rematch with Chris Weidman in New York. Luke Rockhold, who balances a lucrative modeling career outside …read more

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UFC 228 main event backup Kamaru Usman ‘dreamt’ this is how he becomes champion

Perennial UFC welterweight contender Kamaru Usman will be on standby incase a replacement is needed for next months UFC 228 main event.
UFC 228, which takes place September 8 in Dallas, …read more

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