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Jan Blachowicz: 'My body was tougher' in injury TKO win over Aleksandar Rakic

LAS VEGAS – Jan Blachowicz thinks he’s in line for a title shot after his win over Aleksandar Rakic in the UFC on ESPN 36, which he admits didn’t come …read more

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Aleksandar Rakic releases statement after UFC Vegas 54 injury loss, vows to ‘come back like you never seen me before’

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Aleksandar Rakic is already looking ahead at a rematch as he begins his road to recovery following an ugly injury …read more

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Highlights! Charlo Unifies Belts, Knocks Out Castano In The 10th

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After a split draw in their first fight 10 months ago, Jermell Charlo left no doubt as to who was …read more

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UFC on ESPN 36 Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: 2022 total passes $3 million

LAS VEGAS – Fighters from Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 36 event took home UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay totaling $173,000.
The program, a comprehensive plan that includes outfitting requirements, media obligations and …read more

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Video: Doctor breakdown on Rakic’s shock injury

Aleksandar Rakic during his fight with Jan Blachowicz at UFC Vegas 54. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Aleksandar Rakic is suspected of suffering a …read more

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Paul Felder Makes Shift To Triathlons And Is Featured In Documentary

Paul Felder is stepping out of the cage and into a new competition.

After a long and successful MMA career “The Irish Dragon” Paul Felder has retired from the sport. …read more

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‘He threw his life away’: Veteran defense attorneys weigh in on Cain Velasquez’s chances in court

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Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez faces several legal hurdles to avoid significant jail time …read more

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UFC Vegas 54, The Morning After: No Division For Young Men

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Here’s what you may have missed! Ever since Jon Jones abdicated the throne, the Light Heavyweight division has been … …read more

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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC on ESPN 36 with John Lennon, LL Cool J and Bon Jovi

While it takes intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a UFC win, picking the right song to accompany you to the cage is …read more

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Michael Chandler Explains Why He Didn’t Cut Hot Promos In Bellator

There is a reason why Michael Chandler is more outspoken in the UFC than he was in Bellator.

Michael Chandler has coined himself to be the most entertaining fighter in the …read more

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Biggest Winners, Loser From UFC Vegas 54

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UFC Vegas 54 went down last night (Sat., May 14, 2022) from inside UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada featuring …read more

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Glover Teixeira Offers Jan Blachowicz Title Shot After UFC 275

UFC light heavyweight champion Glover Teixeira has offered Jan Blachowicz a chance at the belt after Teixeira’s scheduled title defense at UFC 275.

The Brazilian champion posted the offer on Twitter …read more

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Fighters React To UFC Vegas 54 FOTN Between Chookagian & Ribas

Katlyn Chookagian proved that she’s still a threat in the women’s flyweight division after earning a split decision victory over Amanda Ribas at UFC Vegas 54 this evening.

The win was …read more

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Jan Blachowicz headed to eye surgery on Monday

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz suffered a cut near the tear duct region of his left eye during the first round of the UFC Vegas 54 main event …read more

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Michael Johnson explains the pressure he was under to win at UFC Vegas 54 | Video

Lightweight veteran Michael Johnson returned to the octagon on Saturday after 15 months away from competition on the UFC Vegas 54 fight card in Las Vegas.

‘The Menace’ broke a four-fight …read more

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UFC Vegas 54: Blachowicz vs Rakic | 6th Round Post-Fight Show

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Zane Simon & Eddie Mercado are here to breakdown this Saturday’s, May 14th, UFC Vegas 54: ‘Blachowicz vs. Rakic’ Fight Night event. …read more

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UFC fighter Tony Kelley responds after backlash from corner comments during Andrea Lee fight, blames ‘cancel culture’

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Tony Kelley doesn’t think he’s done anything wrong.
The UFC bantamweight caused a stir on …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 post-fight show: Will Jan Blachowicz’s next fight be for the UFC title?

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Jan Blachowicz is back in the win column, even though his UFC Vegas 54 victory over Aleksandar Rakic ended in …read more

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Tony Kelley Criticized For Anti-Brazil Corner Comments To Andrea Lee

UFC bantamweight Tony Kelley is being criticized for Anti-Brazilian comments made to Andrea Lee during the UFC Vegas 54 event.

During the UFC Vegas 54 preliminary card, Andrea Lee was …read more

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UFC on ESPN 36 Bonuses: Ryan Spann Banks $50K for Quick Submission Win

Ryan Spann made short work of Ion Cutelaba in the UFC on ESPN 36 headliner, and for that, “Superman” is now $50,000 richer. …read more

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Fighters React To Blachowicz’s Injury-Stoppage TKO Of Rakić At UFC Vegas 54

Jan Blachowicz is back in the light heavyweight title picture after earning a TKO victory over Aleksandar Rakić at UFC Vegas 54 tonight.

Blachowicz was handed victory after Rakić suffered …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 Bonus Report: Chookagian vs. Ribas gets FOTN

The Octagon returned to Nevada for tonight’s UFC Vegas 54 event, an eleven-bout fight card headlined by Jan Blachowicz vs. Aleksandar Rakic.
The highly anticipated light heavyweight main event was a …read more

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Blachowicz wins by TKO after Rakic injures knee

Jan Blachowicz defeats Aleksandar Rakic at 1:11 of the third round after Rakic suffers an injury to his knee. …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 Bonuses: Katlyn Chookagian vs Amanda Ribas earns Fight of the Night

UFC officials announced the recipients of the performance-based fighter bonuses following Saturday’s UFC Vegas 54 fight card at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.

Fight Of The Night: Katlyn Chookagian vs …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 bonuses: Katlyn Chookagian earns first Fight of the Night award for scrap with Amanda Ribas

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Katlyn Chookagian is a Fight Night bonus winner for the first time after six …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 post-fight bonuses: Spann’s guillotine takes POTN honors

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Check out which fighters won performance bonuses from UFC Vegas 54: Blachowicz vs. Rakic The APEX …read more

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UFC on ESPN 36 bonuses: Ryan Spann got out of his own way to the tune of $50,000 extra

The UFC handed out four post-fight bonuses after Saturday’s card, including a big submission in the co-main event.
After UFC on ESPN 36, four fighters picked up an extra $50,000 for …read more

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Pros react after Ryan Spann stops Ion Cutelaba at UFC Vegas 54

Tonight’s UFC Vegas 54 event was co-headlined by a light heavyweight contest between Ryan Spann and Ion Cutelaba.
Spann (19-7 MMA) had entered the bout looking to rebound, this after suffering …read more

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Video: Jermell Charlo knocks out Brian Castano to become undisputed 154 lbs champion

Jermell Charlo knocks down Brian Castano. | Showtime Boxing screenshot

Jermell Charlo made sure this didn’t go to the judges’ scorecards. It’s not too often …read more

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Bonuses! Torres Leads $50K Winners With Debut TKO

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Jan Blachowicz got back into the win column last night (Sat., May 14, 2022) at UFC Vegas 54 live on …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 video: Jan Blachowicz defeats Aleksandar Rakic due to freak leg injury

Jan Blachowicz defeated Aleksandar Rakic due to freak leg injury in the UFC Vegas 54 main event | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Check out the …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 in Tweets: Pros react to Aleksandar Rakic’s knee injury, Jan Blachowicz’s win

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Jan Blachowicz is a winner once more, and while his performance had people talking, the finish of his fight with …read more

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Jan Blachowicz wins after Aleksandar Rakic suffers devastating knee injury at UFC Vegas 54

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Jan Blachowicz was looking to chop down Aleksandar Rakic with leg kicks, but it was ultimately a devastating knee injury …read more

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UFC Vegas 54: Pros react to Aleksandar Rakic’s nasty knee injury

Aleksandar Rakic suffered a knee injury in the UFC Vegas 54 main event. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Jan Blachowicz defeated Aleksandar Rakic via …read more

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Pros react after Jan Blachowicz defeats Aleksandar Rakic at UFC Vegas 54

Tonight’s UFC Vegas 54 event was headlined by a key light heavyweight bout featuring Jan Blachowicz taking on Aleksandar Rakic.
Blachowicz (29-9 MMA) was returning to action for the first time …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 Results & Highlights: Blachowicz Earns Injury-Stoppage TKO Of Rakić

UFC Vegas 54 took place tonight from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, and MMA News has you covered with all the results and highlights!

Tonight’s main event featured former light …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 results: Jan Blachowicz wins by injury TKO over Aleksandar Rakic

Jan Blachowicz got an injury TKO over Aleksandar Rakic in the UFC Vegas 54 main event | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

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UFC Vegas 54 Results: Jan Błachowicz defeats Aleksandar Rakić after Rakić knee injury

A light heavyweight bout with title shot implications headlined Saturday’s UFC Vegas 54 fight card at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.

Top 205-pound contender and former champion Jan …read more

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Twitter reacts to Jan Blachowicz's injury TKO win over Aleksandar Rakic at UFC on ESPN 36

Jan Blachowicz rebounded from losing the light heavyweight title against Aleksandar Rakic in the UFC on ESPN 36 main event, but it came in anticlimactic fashion.
Blachowicz (29-9 MMA, 12-6 UFC) …read more

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UFC Vegas 54: Blachowicz vs. Rakic post-fight press conference stream

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Join us for a live video stream of the UFC Vegas 54: Blachowicz vs. Rakic post-fight press conference live stream which …read more

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Highlights! Rakic Blows Knee Out In Main Event Brawl

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Aleksandar Rakic blew his knee out in his main event clash with Jan Blachowicz last night (Sat., May 14, 2022) …read more

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Jan Blachowicz vs. Aleksandar Rakic full fight video highlights

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Watch Jan Blachowicz vs. Aleksandar Rakic full fight video highlights from the main event of UFC Vegas 54, courtesy of …read more

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UFC on ESPN 36 results: Jan Blachowicz gets TKO win over Aleksandar Rakic when Rakic's knee buckles

Former light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz is back on track and hoping to be next in line – though it wasn’t how he likely wanted it to happen.
Blachowicz (29-9 MMA, …read more

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Aleksandar Rakic Injures Knee, Jan Blachowicz Gets TKO Win at UFC on ESPN 36

Jan Blachowicz may have just re-entered the championship conversation in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s light heavyweight division, though it probably wasn’t the method he would have chosen. …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 Results: Jan Blachowicz defeats Aleksandar Rakic (Video)

Tonight’s UFC Vegas 54 event is headlined by a key light heavyweight matchup featuring Jan Blachowicz taking on Aleksandar Rakic.
Blachowicz (28-9 MMA) will be returning to action for the first …read more

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Blachowicz Vs. Rakic Live Fight Stream!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight talents Jan Blachowicz and Aleksandar Rakic will go to war tonight (Sat., May 14, …read more

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Jermell Charlo vs. Brian Castano 2 full fight video highlights

Watch Jermell Charlo vs. Brian Castano 2 full fight video highlights from their light middleweight championship bout, courtesy of multiple outlets.
In their second meeting, Charlo (35-1-1, 19 KOs) left no …read more

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Jermell Charlo wins undisputed title with dramatic KO of Brian Castano

Jermell Charlo stopped Brian Castano in the 10th round of their junior middleweight unification. | SHOWTIME Boxing

Another great fight between Brian Castano and new …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 video: Ryan Spann makes quick work of Ion Cutelaba with power guillotine choke

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Ryan Spann only needed one mistake from Ion Cutelaba to snatch a powerful guillotine choke in the first round and …read more

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Highlights! ‘Superman’ Chokes Out ‘Hulk’ In Las Vegas

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Ryan Spann earned one of the biggest victories of his career last night (Sat., May 14, 2022) at UFC Vegas …read more

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UFC on ESPN 36 video: Ryan Spann chokes out Ion Cutelaba, issues warning to 205-pounders

Ryan Spann reminded the world that he’s primarily a submission threat when he tapped out Ion Cutelaba in the first round at UFC on ESPN 36.
After some intense early exchanges, …read more

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LIVE! Watch UFC Vegas 54 Post-Fight Presser Here!

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UFC Vegas 54, which took place earlier tonight (Sat., May 14, 2022) live on ESPN2/ESPN+ from inside UFC Apex in …read more

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Video: Davey Grant takes out Louis Smolka, makes case for fifth straight UFC bonus

Davey Grant has made a habit of putting on exciting performances of late, and he didn’t disappoint Saturday.
Grant came into UFC on ESPN 36 with four straight post-fight bonus awards …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 video: Davey Grant smashes Louis Smolka with calf kicks and devastating ground-and-pound

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Davey Grant might be staring down a fifth straight performance bonus after finishing Louis Smolka in devastating fashion at UFC …read more

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Highlights! Grant Brutally Stops Smolka With Calf Kick, Punches

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Davey Grant netted another knockout stoppage last night (Sat., May 14, 2022) at UFC Vegas 54 live on ESPN2/ESPN+ from …read more

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Grant Brutalizes Smolka For Round Three KO

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Davey Grant and Louis Smolka squared off in a Bantamweight contest earlier tonight (Sat., May 14, 2022) from inside UFC …read more

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‘Dirty f—king Brazilians’ - Video shows Andrea Lee’s coach with bigoted cornering

Andrea Lee with cornerman and fellow UFC fighter Tony Kelley. | Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC

This just happened during the featured preliminary bout …read more

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UFC on ESPN 36 results: Katlyn Chookagian edges Amanda Ribas by split decision

Katlyn Chookagian proved she’s still the biggest hurdle for anyone who wants a women’s flyweight title shot when she defeated Amanda Ribas at UFC on ESPN 36.
It was a razor-close …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 results: Katlyn Chookagian uses volume striking attack to edge Amanda Ribas by split decision

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Katlyn Chookagian has now put together her longest UFC winning streak after picking up a fourth victory in a row …read more

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Video: Former NFL standout Frank Gore wins pro boxing debut with one-punch knockout

Frank Gore is not short of accolades in the world of football.
But Saturday, he added the first success to his newly-minted list of boxing accomplishments. At Gamebred Boxing 1, Gore …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 Results: Ryan Spann stops Ion Cutelaba in Round 1 (Video)

Tonight’s UFC Vegas 54 event is co-headlined by a light heavyweight contest between Ryan Spann and Ion Cutelaba.
Spann (19-7 MMA) will enter the bout looking to rebound, this after suffering …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 live blog: Jan Blachowicz vs. Aleksandar Rakic

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This is the UFC Vegas 54 live blog for the pivotal light heavyweight main event between former champion Jan Blachowicz …read more

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Guillotine! Spann Strangles Cutelaba In The First

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Ion Cutelaba and Ryan Spann squared off in a Light Heavyweight contest earlier tonight (Sat., May 14, 2022) from inside …read more

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Highlights! Frank Gore Delivers Faceplant KO In Pro Boxing Debut

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Former NFL star Frank Gore delivered a monstrous knockout finish in his professional boxing debut last night (Sat., May 14, …read more

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Video: Ringside photographer saves brutally KO’d boxer from worse fall

Jan Salvatierra got knocked through the ropes on the Golden Boy Boxing card. | Golden Boy Boxing screenshot

The referee ridiculously kept counting even though …read more

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NFL legend Frank Gore scores nasty faceplant KO in pro boxing debut (Video)

Former NFL star Frank Gore made his professional boxing debut against Yaya Olorunsola in tonight’s Gamebred Boxing co-main event.
The football legend, Gore, spent ten seasons with the 49ers, three with …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 video: Manuel Torres clobbers Frank Camacho with nasty combination for first-round knockout

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Manuel Torres kept his finish streak alive in his octagon debut by putting Frank Camacho down in the first round …read more

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Highlights! ‘El Loco’ Steamrolls Camacho With Debut TKO

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Miguel Torres made a memorable Octagon debut earlier tonight (Sat., May 14, 2022) at UFC Vegas 54 live on ESPN2/ESPN+ …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 results: Allan Nascimento outgrapples Jake Hadley to win a unanimous decision

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Allan Nascimento handed Jake Hadley the first loss of his career with a dominant grappling showcase at UFC Vegas 54.
The …read more

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Video: Former NFL running back Frank Gore lands vicious faceplant KO in pro boxing debut

Frank Gore celebrated his 39th birthday by picking up his first win in the boxing world in violent fashion.
Gore made his pro debut at Saturday’s Gamebred Boxing event in …read more

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Fighters criticize Tony Kelley's 'dirty f*cking Brazilians' comment while cornering Andrea Lee at UFC on ESPN 36

Andrea Lee’s head cornerman at UFC on ESPN 36 on Saturday, Tony Kelley, came under fire for comments he made during her women’s flyweight bout with Viviane Araujo.
Following the first …read more

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Watch: Evan Holyfield, Son Of Evander Holyfield, Gets KO’d In First Loss

Evan Holyfield’s Triller debut ended violently as he took an overhand right from Jurmain McDonald that sent him faceplanting to the canvas.

Evan, the son of boxing legend Evander Holyfield, won …read more

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‘Not a good look’: Pros react to Andrea Lee corner’s ‘dirty f****** Brazilians’ comments

Viviane Araujo and Andrea Lee | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Andrea Lee lost on Saturday night — and her corner may have lost some …read more

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UFC on ESPN 36 video: Hear from each winner backstage

LAS VEGAS – UFC Fight Night 205 took place Saturday with 11 bouts on the slate, and we’ve got you covered with backstage winner interviews from the UFC Apex.
In the …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 video: Michael Johnson blasts Alan Patrick with blistering combination to earn second-round KO

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Michael Johnson has endured a lot of misfortune in his UFC career, but he proved why he’s still a dangerous …read more

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UFC on ESPN 36 video: Michael Johnson ends four-fight skid with brutal KO of Alan Patrick

Michael Johnson ended his four-fight skid in highlight-reel fashion Saturday at the expense of Alan Patrick.
Johnson (20-17 MMA, 12-13 UFC), a lightweight veteran who has all kinds of notable wins …read more

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UFC on ESPN 36 Prelims: Viviane Araujo's Wrestling Wears Down Andrea Lee

Viviane Araujo took a major step toward contention in the flyweight division at UFC on ESPN 36. …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 results and highlights: Johnson KO’s Patrick, Petroski chokes out Maximov

Michael Johnson brutally knocked out Alan Patrick on the UFC Vegas 54 prelims | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

On the UFC Vegas 54 prelims, …read more

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Michael Johnson Makes MMA Twitter Go Nuts Following Brutal KO

UFC lightweight Michael Johnson hadn’t won a fight in nearly four years, and he snapped the skid in an incredible fashion at UFC Vegas 54.

Johnson and Alan Patrick traded blows …read more

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Highlights! ‘Menace’ Melts Patrick For First KO In 6 Years

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Lightweight veteran Michael Johnson earned his first Octagon finish since 2016 earlier tonight (Sat., May 14, …read more

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Fighters React To Andre Petroski’s Quick Submission Of Nick Maximov

Former The Ultimate Fighter 28 participant Andre Petroski remains undefeated in the UFC Octagon after submitting Nick Maximov to kick off UFC Vegas 54.

It didn’t take long for Petroski and …read more

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Video: Evan Holyfield, son of Evander, suffers brutal knockout in massive upset loss

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Evander Holyfield’s son won’t be matching the legendary boxer’s incredible start to his career.
On Saturday at TrillerVerz 5 at Kia Forum in Inglewood, …read more

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UFC on ESPN 36: Best photos from Las Vegas

Check out these photos from the fights at UFC on ESPN 36 at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. (Fight and venue photos courtesy of the UFC via Getty Images) …read more

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UFC on ESPN 36 video: Andre Petroski chokes Nick Maximov out cold in 76 seconds

Andre Petroski ended Nick Maximov’s undefeated run with a first-round win at UFC on ESPN 36.
Petroski (8-1 MMA, 3-0 UFC) asked specifically for the middleweight matchup with Maximov (8-1 MMA, …read more

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UFC on ESPN 36: Official scorecards from Las Vegas

Check out the official scorecards from all 11 fights at UFC on ESPN 36 at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. (Gallery will be updated throughout the event.) …read more

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UFC Vegas 54 video: Andre Petroski chokes Nick Maximov unconscious in 76 seconds

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Andre Petroski showed who the superior prospect was on Saturday night.
The recent The Ultimate Fighter contestant improved to 3-0 in …read more

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Highlights! Petroski Sleeps Maximov With Early Anaconda Choke

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Andre Petroski handed Nick Maximov his first professional loss earlier tonight (Sat., May 14, 2022) at UFC Vegas 54 live …read more

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UFC Vegas 54: Blachowicz vs. Rakic live results and discussion

Jan Blachowicz and Aleksandar Rakic face off at the UFC Vegas 54 weigh-ins. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Join us here at Bloody Elbow …read more

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Jamahal Hill believes his fight IQ separates him from 'every champion there's ever been'

UFC light heavyweight contender Jamahal Hill has rapidly climbed the ladder, but he isn’t surprised at his success.
With back-to-back first-round finishes of tough competition in his pocket, Hill (10-1 MMA, …read more

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Esparza: I Was In Disbelief At How Namajunas Rematch Was Going

Carla Esparza couldn’t believe the way her fight with Rose Namajumas went.

There is a new champion in town and her name is Carla Esparza. Esparza, although newly crowned, isn’t …read more

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‘I wouldn’t mind going back up to 170 — Ferguson teases move to welterweight in UFC return

Tony Ferguson prepares to take on Michael Chandler at UFC 274 in Phoenix, Arizona. | Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

UFC fan …read more

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Shu-Ki Fita #26: NN.33

INTRODUCING NN.33
NN.33 is a SINGLE model built exclusively from Air Jordan II’s. Its construction is TOE-UP and LACE-to-LACE. His Primary Color is LIGHT BLUE (S TIER) and his Accent Color …read more

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Posted on May 14, 2022, 10:16 pm By
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UFC Vegas 54: ‘Blachowicz vs. Rakic’ Live Results and Highlights

The Octagon returns to Nevada for tonight’s UFC Vegas 54 event, an eleven-bout fight card headliner by Jan Blachowicz vs. Aleksandar Rakic.
Blachowicz (28-9 MMA) will be returning to action for …read more

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Aleksandar Rakić Would Rather Fight Teixeira For Title Than Procházka

UFC light heavyweight contender Aleksandar Rakić has a preference for who he’d like to face for a title between Glover Teixeira and Jiri Procházka.

Rakić will face former UFC light heavyweight …read more

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Pros react to ‘UK MMA legend’ Paul Daley’s stunning KO in Bellator retirement fight

Paul Daley reacts following his knockout victory over Brennan Ward at Bellator 170 in Inglewood, California. | Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images

Check out the …read more

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Scott Coker not happy with judges decision in Michael Page vs. Logan Storley fight: “You’re just laying on somebody, that’s not MMA”

Scott Coker was not happy with the judges decision in yesterday’s Bellator 281 main event between Michael Page and Logan Storley.
Page (20-2 MMA) squared off with Storley (14-1 MMA) for …read more

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'We used to try to kill each other': Hector Lombard recalls training with upcoming Eagle FC opponent Thiago Silva

Hector Lombard is making his return to the MMA cage and will be doing so against a familiar face.
Lombard (34-10-1) and his upcoming Eagle FC 48 opponent Thiago Silva spent …read more

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Blachowicz Predictions ‘Very Tough, Short Fight’ At UFC Vegas 54

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In his first bout since losing the UFC light heavyweight championship Jan Blachowicz is hoping to make a big statement …read more

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An Indiana Community Is Using Backyard MMA To Counter Gun Violence

One Indiana community is asking people to settle their disputes inside the MMA cage instead on in the streets.

In the town of LaPorte, Ind., a group of people are …read more

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Openly gay fighter ‘Golden Princess’ battles stigma, carries pride flag ahead of title defense in Brazil

Washington Duarte returns to MMA Saturday in Brazil. | Photo via Washington Duarte

Washington Duarte became the first openly gay man to come out during …read more

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