Ben Askren vs. Demian Maia - UFC Singapore - Fighters Pick Fights

June M. Williams

In this exclusive SBN MMA Feature, Bloody Elbow Interviewer, Shakiel ‘Shak’ Mahjouri speaks with top-ranked UFC stars Urijah Faber, Al Iaquinta and more… to break down …read more

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Yair Rodriguez Pays Respect to Rival Jeremy Stephens Following UFC Boston Victory

Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy Stephens were not on the best of terms following their abbreviated first encounter in Mexico City, but “El Pantera” appears ready to bury the hatchet following …read more

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UFC President Dana White Heaps Praise On ‘Gangster’ Maycee Barber

UFC president Dana White is liking what he’s seeing from Maycee Barber. Barber has been making a name for herself in the strawweight division. While Barber is considered a prospect …read more

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Unbeaten Prospect Patrick Mix Gets Replacement Opponent at Bellator 232

Patrick Mix will remain on the Bellator 232 card, as Isaiah Chapman has stepped in to replace the injured Dominic Mazzotta. …read more

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Dana White on Maycee Barber: ‘I love everything about this girl’

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UFC president Dana White is a big fan of Maycee Barber. At UFC Boston on Friday, 21-year-old Maycee Barber picked …read more

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Dana White Planning to Have ‘Conversation’ with Chris Weidman Regarding MMA Future

Despite losses in five of his last six Octagon appearances, Chris Weidman didn’t sound like a man who plans on calling it a career on Friday night. …read more

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Comrades In Arms: Weili Zhang Trains With Tulsi Gabbard

Instagram – Weili Zhang

Mixed martial arts sure has come a long way from the early days when politicians were decrying it as ‘human cockfighting’ and actively trying to …read more

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MMA's week out of the cage: UFC Hall of Famer Michael Bisping gets total knee replacement

Social media has become a significant part of the sporting landscape. But few, if any, professional sports match the level of interaction and personal access provided by MMA.
In an individual …read more

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Dominick Reyes Thinks His Heart, Hands Will Be Enough to Dethrone Jon Jones

Dominick Reyes came riding into his main event matchup with Chris Weidman on Friday night on a tsunami of hype, and he more than lived up to it. …read more

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Report: Conor McGregor Under Investigation for Second Sexual Assault in Ireland

For the second time in less than a year, Conor McGregor is under investigation for an alleged sexual assault in his home country. …read more

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Till’s ‘Big Bollocks’ Are On Display Coming Into Gastelum Fight

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UFC 244 is right around the corner on November 2nd and with that the return of Darren Till. “The Gorilla” …read more

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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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Nick Newell: ‘It’s my time’ heading into Bellator 232

As he prepares to close out 2019, lightweight Nick Newell feels like the year has played out just about as well as it could have.
In two bouts this year, Newell …read more

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UFC's Ben Askren blasts 'terrible person' Colby Covington: He has 'no good reviews'

UFC welterweight Ben Askren is happy to let everyone know he called it.
Since Colby Covington (15-1 MMA, 10-1 UFC) began making a name for himself in the ranks of the …read more

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Dustin Poirier on Conor McGregor, the BMF title and boxing in his future

While taking in Friday’s Beterbiev-Gvozdyk light heavyweight title unification bout, ESPN caught up with Dustin Poirier to talk about his future and a variety of other topics. …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. Askren fight card

Jason Silva-USA TODAY Sports

Check out the fight card and bout order for Saturday’s UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. Askren event in Singapore. The UFC ends its October with …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Chris Weidman after UFC on ESPN 6 loss?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for and UFC on ESPN 6’s other key winners?)
Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman had his hopes for a light heavyweight title run …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Dominick Reyes and UFC on ESPN 6's other key winners?

After every event, fans wonder whom the winners will be matched up with next.
And with another night of UFC action in the rearview mirror, it’s time to look forward, put …read more

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Jones takes shot at Weidman after UFC Boston TKO loss

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Jon Jones obviously remembers Chris Weidman’s call-outs of him. Chris Weidman’s light heavyweight debut did not go as planned, as …read more

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Dana White on Maycee Barber: ‘She’s a gangster…I love everything about this girl’

Gillian Robertson and Maycee Barber | Thomas Lakes, MMA Fighting

Maycee Barber may be on her way to superstardom if UFC president Dana White has anything to say about …read more

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Why inhalers are not permitted during MMA competition?

Greg Hardy has sparked controversy in the MMA sphere after using an inhaler during his UFC Boston fight. The heavyweight fight against Ben Sosoli was ruled a no-contest because Hardy …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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Ben Askren Makes Prediction for UFC 244 Main Event

Outspoken UFC welterweight Ben Askren has offered his prediction for the upcoming UFC 244 main event between Jorge Masvidal and Nate Diaz for the “BMF” championship. Who can forget Jorge …read more

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Mike Perry Claims Robbie Lawler Doesn’t Want To Fight Him

Mike Perry wants to fight Robbie Lawler, but it appears the feeling isn’t mutual. Perry was last seen in action back in August. He dropped a split decision to Vicente …read more

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Ex-UFC champ Conor McGregor makes donation to fund sick child's medical costs

Over the past few months, Conor McGregor has been the subject of more bad headlines than good. From multiple arrests to sexual assault allegations, there hasn’t been much positive news …read more

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Ben Askren believes Nate Diaz doesn’t deserve a title shot

Nate Diaz is set to face Jorge Masvidal for the ‘BMF’ belt at UFC 244 on Saturday 2nd, November. If he wins, many believe he deserves a title shot against …read more

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Craziest Flying Knee Knockout Ever?

Future FC

Future FC 9 went down on Saturday night in Sao Paulo, Brazil and it featured the return of Jonas “Speed” Bilharinho after three years away from competition. …read more

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Video: ‘Bigfoot’ Silva inevitably KO’d in Bare Knuckle FC

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Confirmed: Gabriel Gonzaga has more left in the tank than Antonio SIlva. The sad decline of Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva has continued into bare-knuckle boxing, …read more

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Video: Gabriel Gonzaga knocks out ‘Bigfoot’ Silva at BKFC 8

Gabriel Gonzaga needed less than four minutes to hand fellow UFC veteran Antonio Silva another knockout loss in the main event of Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship 8 in Tampa, Florida.
The …read more

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Patrick Mix gets replacement opponent for Bellator 232; main card bout order set

Patrick Mix has a new opponent for Saturday’s Bellator 232 event, and now the main card lineup is finalized.
Promotional newcomer Isaiah Chapman (9-3 MMA, 0-0 BMMA) will step in to …read more

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Dana White praises ‘gangster’ Maycee Barber, says he loves everything about her

UFC president Dana White praised women’s flyweight contender Maycee Barber, calling the 21-year-old a ‘gangster’ who will be fun to watch for years to come.
Speaking at the UFC Boston post-fight …read more

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VIDEO: UFC Middleweight Derek Brunson: Champ Israel Adesanya ‘Very Hittable’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

LOS ANGELES — Veteran UFC middleweight Derek Brunson gives his reaction to Israel Adesanya’s title-winning performance at UFC 243, his good-natured ribbing of ex-heavyweight champ …read more

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Nate Diaz highlights heading into UFC 244 BMF showdown with Jorge Masvidal

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Check out this highlight reel of Nate Diaz as he prepares for his UFC 244 BMF showdown with Jorge Masvidal.
Diaz isn’t the most decorated fighter …read more

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Dominick Reyes issues statement after KO victory at UFC Boston

UFC light heavyweight contender Dominick Reyes has issued a statement following his KO victory over Chris Weidman at UFC Boston.
Reyes needed less than two minutes to knock Weidman out in …read more

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Covington: I Must Fight “Miami Little Street Thug” Jorge Masvidal

Colby Covington has refuted Jorge Masvidal’s claims that he has ripped off one of the American Top Team coaches and attributes the accusation to a case of desperate self-promotion. Colby …read more

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ONE champion Adriano Moraes not impressed by Demetrious Johnson’s tournament win

Adriano Moraes will put his flyweight title on the line against Demetrious Johnson. | ONE Championship

Demetrious Johnson went 3-0 in seven months to win the ONE Championship flyweight …read more

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Karate Kid reboot Cobra Kai packs a punch for YouTube Red

William Zabka and Ralph Macchio attend the Cobra Kai Premiere in Beverly Hills | Photo by Michael Kovac/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Television/YouTube Originals

Legendary stunt coordinators bring quality …read more

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Charles Rosa: 'I'm coming for the title' after win in return fight at UFC on ESPN 6

BOSTON – Charles Rosa beat Manny Bermudez with a first-round submission Friday to close out the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN 6 at TD Garden in Boston.
Take a look …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 post-event facts: Jeremy Stephens' loss come with dubious footnote

The UFC made its return to Boston on Friday with UFC on ESPN 6, which took place at TD Garden and featured a 13-fight card.
The main event of the night …read more

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Mackenzie Dern Hungry to Return After First Career Loss

Mackenzie Dern’s undefeated streak is no more, and the 26-year-old believes that her first loss will serve as a blessing in disguise. At UFC on ESPN +19, Mackenzie Dern came …read more

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‘I Should Just Wait For Winner Of Stipe Vs. DC’

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After Jon Jones returned from his second USADA suspension, he made it a point to keep a busy schedule. He knocked out three …read more

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The Weekly Grind: Khabib Nurmagomadov vs. Dagestani rapids, Dillon Danis helps bullying victim, Jon Jones and Israel Adesanya go at it on twitter, and much more.

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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Two UFC fighters suspended after failed USADA tests

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A couple of Brazilian fighters received suspensions after testing positive for banned substances. A couple of up-and-coming Brazilian fighters will …read more

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Bellator 231: Make your predictions for Frank Mir vs. Roy Nelson 2

We want your predictions for Friday’s Bellator 231 event in Uncasville, Conn.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for each bout …read more

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Justin Buchholz says men are better at fighting than women, gets roasted by Leslie Smith

Former UFC lightweight and former Team Alpha Male coach Justin Buchholz was roasted on social media by Bellator women’s flyweight Leslie Smith for his comments on women’s MMA.
Buchholz wrote the …read more

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Wanderlei Silva’s son set to make amateur Muay Thai debut in Brazil: 'I want to be like my father'

Thor Silva (left) will compete in Muay Thai for the first time in December. | Photo via Thor Silva’s Instagram

Six months after Anderson Silva’s son scored a win …read more

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Joe Lauzon told Dana White he would retire after UFC Boston, but now he’s having second thoughts

UFC lightweight veteran Joe Lauzon told UFC president Dana White that he would retire win, lose, or draw following UFC Boston. But now he’s having second thoughts about it.
Joe Lauzon …read more

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Excited for 'The Future': Dana White says 'incredible' Maycee Barber is set for stardom

UFC president Dana White knows a thing or two about stars. He’s seen fighters break from the pack and emerge as big names for the company, and he clearly sees …read more

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Jon Jones shreds Chris Weidman, Dominick Reyes, Israel Adesanya in social media rampage

Shortly following Dominick Reyes’s quick knockout of Chris Weidman at UFC on ESPN 6 on Friday, light heavyweight champion Jon Jones took to social media to unleash on his fellow …read more

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Watch Jonas Bilharinho's spectacular flying-knee knockout at Future FC 9

Remember Jonas Bilharinho? He was the sparring partner Jose Aldo drafted in to mimic Conor McGregor’s fighting style ahead of their scheduled fight at UFC 189.
Unfortunately, things didn’t exactly go …read more

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White Made Deal With Lauzon To Retire After UFC Boston

Thomas Lakes, MMA Fighting

Joe Lauzon made his triumphant return on Friday night at UFC on ESPN 6 from inside TD Garden in Boston, Mass., smashing Tuesday Night Contender …read more

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Hot Tweets: UFC Boston fallout and discussing the BMF title situation

Chris Weidman and Dominick Reyes | Thomas Lakes, MMA Fighting

Friday night, Dominick Reyes made quick work of Chris Weidman adding yet another loss to the former middleweight champion’s …read more

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Bas Rutten details party that almost got him banned from Canada

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Bas Rutten not only knows how to party, he also knows how to stop the cops from shutting it down. …read more

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MMA community reacts after Gabriel Gonzaga knocks out Antonio Silva at BKFC 8

The main event of BKFC 8 didn’t last long as former UFC heavyweight contender Gabriel Gonzaga knocked out fellow MMA veteran Antonio Silva. Gonzaga and Silva were scheduled for five …read more

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On the Rise: Singapore Edition

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UFC Boston Scorecard

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Mike Perry says Robbie Lawler won’t fight him and UFC won’t give him Niko Price

UFC welterweight Mike Perry is anxious to get his next fight booked and he wants to go up against Robbie Lawler, but he says Lawler won’t take the fight. Mike …read more

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The Legal Argument Against Greg Hardy’s ‘Inhalergate’ No Contest

Thomas Lakes, MMA Fighting

Greg Hardy’s controversial tenure in the UFC continued Friday night at UFC on ESPN 6 in Boston, Massachusetts. The former Dallas Cowboys defensive end earned …read more

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Colby Covington: Jorge Masvidal ‘making up lies’ about him to promote future fight

Colby Covington | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Colby Covington knows a thing or two about ramping up the chatter to build up a fight and he’s not convinced that …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 winner Sean Woodson: 'I dread the day that I become the favorite'

BOSTON – Sean Woodson beat Kyle Bochniak with a unanimous decision Friday on the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN 6 at TD Garden in Boston.
Take a look inside the …read more

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Darren Till Feels At His Best Kelvin Gastelum Can’t Touch Him

Darren Till believes if he can be at his best, then Kelvin Gastelum will be in for a rough night. On Nov. 2, Till will move up to the middleweight …read more

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Khabib Denies McGregor’s Visa Application: Russia Doesn’t Want You

Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports

While there’s still no news on when Conor McGregor will fight again, you better believe there’s more social media drama from the famous Irish …read more

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Former UFC champ Luke Rockhold might never fight again

Luke Rockhold once stood at the pinnacle of mixed martial arts as the UFC middleweight champion. He now says there is the distinct possibility that he might never fight again.
Nearly …read more

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White says he needs to have a ‘conversation’ with Weidman about retirement

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“This was his move up to light heavyweight, which obviously didn’t go well for him. So maybe he goes back …read more

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Behind The Night: Diaz vs Cyborg

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Colby Covington takes another shot at UFC President Dana White

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington has taken another shot at UFC president Dana White in the weeks leading up to UFC 245.
“Chaos” and White have been getting into a war …read more

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Mackenzie Dern reflects on first MMA loss at UFC Tampa: ‘It only makes me hungrier’

Mackenzie Dern (pictured) lost a decision to Amanda Ribas at UFC Tampa in Florida. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Mackenzie Dern is no longer undefeated as an MMA fighter, …read more

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Brendan Allen ready to avenge loss to Eryk Anders after UFC on ESPN 6 win

BOSTON – Brendan Allen beat Kevin Holland with a second-round submission Friday on the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN 6 at TD Garden in Boston.
Take a look inside the …read more

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Jon Jones manager says Dominick Reyes needs another win before title shot

The manager of UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones believes that top contender Dominick Reyes needs another win before he gets a title shot.
Abe Kawa of First Round Management responded …read more

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The Road To BMF: Nate Diaz

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Bare Knuckle Knockout! Watch Gabriel Gonzaga Whup Bigfoot Silva In Tampa

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Bare Knuckle FC returned on Saturday night for their eighth show in two years, this one featuring a heavyweight showdown between UFC veterans in Tampa, Florida. Gabriel Gonzaga …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6: Fights to make

All the best, most interesting, and unquestionably coolest fights the UFC needs to book, following their latest event in Boston, MA. UFC Boston ended as something of a mixed bag, …read more

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Sean Brady glad he didn't force a finish against Court McGee at UFC on ESPN 6

BOSTON – Sean Brady beat Court McGee with a unanimous decision Friday on the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN 6 at TD Garden in Boston.
Take a look inside the …read more

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Tanner Boser defiant after debut win at UFC on ESPN 6: 'I don't care' if fans boo my style

BOSTON – Tanner Boser beat Daniel Spitz with a unanimous decision Friday to open the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN 6 at TD Garden in Boston.
Take a look inside …read more

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Dominick Reyes: ‘I hope to fight Jon Jones sooner than later’ (UFC Boston video)

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Dominick Reyes made a splash in his first UFC main event and now he is taking aim at light heavyweight champion Jon Jones.
Reyes went into his UFC on …read more

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BKFC 8 video: Watch Gabriel Gonzaga beat the crap out of 'Bigfoot' Silva

Former UFC heavyweights Gabriel Gonzaga and Antonio Silvaprobably had no business fighting – let alone fighting each other – in a bare-knuckle boxing match, but they did anyway on Saturday …read more

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BKFC 8 Results: Gabriel Gonzaga KO’s Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva (Video)

Former UFC heavyweight title challengers Gabriel Gonzaga and Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva collided in tonight’s BKFC 8 main event.
Silva and Gonzaga will clash for five 2-minute rounds, this unless someone goes …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6: Dominick Reyes vs. Chris Weidman recap video


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See the highlights and recap from UFC on ESPN 6: Dominick Reyes vs. Chris Weidman. Reyes proved his place in the 205-pound division by quickly spoiling …read more

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Walt Harris offers to take on Francis Ngannou after Alistair Overeem at UFC on ESPN 7

BOSTON — Walt Harris is on an upward trajectory in the UFC heavyweight division, and he doesn’t want it to stop.
Harris (13-7 MMA, 6-6 UFC) gets his most high-profile opportunity …read more

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Jon Jones responds to Dominick Reyes' challenge; manager says 'Reyes needs another win'

UFC champ Jon Jones appears to welcome a fight with Dominick Reyes, but he doesn’t seem overly enthusiastic about it.
Reyes (12-0 MMA, 6-0 UFC) strengthened his case to challenge Jones …read more

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Matches To Make After UFC Boston

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was back at it again last night (Fri., Oct. 18, 2019), as UFC on ESPN 6 went …read more

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Brian Ortega looking to prove a point against 'Korean Zombie' at UFC Busan

Brian Ortega will look to bounce back from his first career loss and do so with a vengeance.
He heads to enemy territory when he takes on Chan Sung Jung in …read more

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Daniel Cormier Says Dominick Reyes’ Size Could Give Jon Jones Issues

Daniel Cormier doesn’t believe Jon Jones would run through Dominick Reyes. Reyes was in action last night (Oct. 18). He took on former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman in the …read more

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Jones Bashes Weidman: ‘Make Sure You Get Past My Contenders First’

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Chris Weidman was hoping to eventually get his hands on current UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones with a successful …read more

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Zhang says Joanna ‘isn’t the fighter she used to be’, wants Namajunas

Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports

Weili Zhang would rather take a fight against Rose Namajunas then Joanna Jedrzejczyk next. UFC strawweight Weili Zhang has played down a fight with Joanna …read more

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Francis Ngannou only interested in Anthony Johnson fight if UFC makes it truly high stakes – like for a title

What would happen if two combustible forces in the heavyweight division met?
That’s what most people wondered when Anthony Johnson (22-6 MMA, 12-6 UFC) announced his return to the UFC, and …read more

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Dana White responds to Covington’s threat: ‘He’s a big-mouthed f-cking idiot’

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Dana White clearly isn’t on the best of terms with Colby Covington. Earlier this week, outspoken UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington threatened slap Dana …read more

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Rumble in the Cage 62 – Live Results

Rumble in the Cage 62 goes down live tonight from the Servus Soccer Centre in Lethbridge, Alberta. RITC will crown two new champions as Neil Berry battles Anton Tokarchuk for …read more

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White: Colby Is A ‘Big Mouthed F—king Idiot’

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Despite Colby Covington getting the welterweight title shot he wanted against current champion Kamaru Usman at UFC 245 this December, …read more

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Reyes calls out Jon Jones following KO win over Chris Weidman

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“Hey Jon [Jones], I don’t want any party favors. I want that belt, baby, let’s go.” Who can blame Dominick Reyes …read more

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5 biggest takeaways from UFC on ESPN 6: Reyes' title shot, Weidman's future, inhaler-gate and more

What mattered most at UFC on ESPN 6 in Boston? Here are a few post-fight musings …
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Jon Jones tells Dominick Reyes, ‘Many talk s*it, all have fallen,’ gets challenged in return

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UFC light heavyweight standout Dominick Reyes is definitely on champ Jon Jones’ radar. As for a potential fight is on the horizon, that’s …read more

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Rockhold has ‘no interest in fighting right now’

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Luke Rockhold isn’t closing the door on MMA entirely, but he has no immediate plans to fight again. Luke Rockhold could be nearing …read more

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Callout Collection: Who UFC Boston winners want next – and how likely they'll get them

Earning wins in the UFC is certainly no easy task, but what comes next is often even more important: the post-fight callout.
So after Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 6 event in …read more

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UFC on ESPN 6 rookie report: Grading the newcomers in Boston

Fighters from around the globe dream of the day they’ll step into the UFC octagon for the first time. For seven athletes, Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 6 event marked that …read more

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Jon Jones responds after Daniel Cormier suggests Dominick Reyes’ size could give him problems

UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones has responded to Daniel Cormier, this after ‘DC’ suggested Dominick Reyes‘ size could give ‘Bones’ problems.
Reyes kept his perfect record in check at last …read more

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White On Weidman’s Future: Move Back Down Or Retire

Thomas Lakes, MMA Fighting

Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman came up considerably short in his light heavyweight debut last night (Fri., Oct. 18, 2019) at UFC on ESPN …read more

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Jon Jones rips Chris Weidman's failed light heavyweight debut after TKO loss at UFC on ESPN 6

Jon Jones clearly heard Chris Weidman talking a big game about a future fight prior to Friday’s UFC on ESPN 6 headliner with Dominick Reyes.
After Weidman (14-5 MMA, 10-5 UFC) …read more

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Khabib Takes Dig At Conor McGregor’s Reported Sexual Assault Allegation

A Twitter exchange has led to Khabib Nurmagomedov taking a shot at Conor McGregor’s reported sexual assault investigation. UFC president Dana White recently told The Boston Globe that McGregor is …read more

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‘Bigfoot’ Silva, Gabriel Gonzaga respond to critics of bare-knuckle boxing bout

“Bigfoot” Silva will face fellow Brazilian heavyweight Gabriel Gonzaga at BKFC 8. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva and Gabriel Gonzaga once challenged for the UFC heavyweight …read more

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