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Former NFL player Chad Johnson faces BKFC veteran Brian Maxwell on Mayweather vs. Paul card

It appears the upcoming card featuring Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul in the main event will be adding even more celebrity star power.
Former NFL wide receiver Chad “Ochocinco” aka Chad …read more

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Former NFL star Chad Johnson set to face BKFC veteran on Mayweather-Paul undercard

Chad Johnson now has an opponent for his boxing debut on the Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul undercard. The former NFL wide receiver recently announced he would be boxing on …read more

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BKFC 18 books 4 title fights, including Beltran, Lombard and Alves

Thiago Alves whilst fighting Julian Lane at a BKFC event in September 2020 | Photo by Alex Menendez/Getty Images

BKFC 18 features a stacked card …read more

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Posted on May 4, 2021, 3:16 pm By
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Bec Rawlings shaves her head for charity benefitting children with cancer

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Bellator fighter and former BKFC champion Bec Rawlings won’t have to worry about pushing hair out of her eyes during training …read more

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Posted on May 2, 2021, 3:46 pm By
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Jiří Procházka Puts More Bass In His Voice Regarding LHW Title SHot

To paraphrase BKFC fighter Britain Hart, Jiří Procházka is more than a man; he’s an energy. At least that’s the vibe he transmitted to the viewing audience at UFC Vegas …read more

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Posted on May 2, 2021, 12:16 pm By
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Hector Lombard vs. Joe Riggs set for BKFC 18 in June; Thiago Alves, Joey Beltran also on card

Bare Knuckle FC’s June event will feature a number of notables from the MMA world competing in championship fights.
Friday, the promotion released the planned lineup for its summer event, which …read more

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Paige VanZant’s BKFC debut reportedly sells only 5k pay-per-views for TV

Paige VanZant’s highly-anticipated BKFC debut on February 5 has reportedly struggled with pay-per-views. VanZant made the move to the sans gloves promotion after she was submitted by Amanda Ribas at …read more

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Posted on April 30, 2021, 11:16 pm By
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Diego Sanchez says he's 'free at last' from UFC, tags Bellator, ONE, BKFC, more in post

Very little about the news Diego Sanchez was out of his next UFC fight seemed like a normal fight withdrawal.
That news came Wednesday when it was revealed Sanchez (30-13 MMA, …read more

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Posted on April 30, 2021, 1:16 am By
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UFC vet Ostovich signs with BKFC, could face VanZant

Former UFC flyweight Rachael Ostovich becomes the newest addition to the BKFC roster. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

A rematch between Rachael Ostovich and …read more

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Posted on April 28, 2021, 3:16 pm By
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Paige VanZant vs. Rachael Ostovich 2 targeted for BKFC fight

A rematch between former UFC fighters Paige VanZant and Rachael Ostovich is being planned for a BKFC event that will take place this summer. On Tuesday, BKFC announced that it …read more

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Posted on April 28, 2021, 1:16 pm By
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Rachael Ostovich signs with BKFC, promotion targets summer debut against Paige VanZant

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Rachael Ostovich has found a new home with BKFC – and her first assignment could be against former octagon …read more

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Posted on April 27, 2021, 7:46 pm By
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Rachael Ostovich signs with BKFC

Rachael Ostovich has signed with Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship. Ostovich was released from the UFC in December after losing three in a row. After the release, many were curious where …read more

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Posted on April 27, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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Fight Game on the 'Gram: Rachael Ostovich's best posts after BKFC signing

Social media is part of life in the fight game for most fighters. Many of them turn to Instagram to keep their fans and followers informed and entertained since (for …read more

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Posted on April 27, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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Gonzalez signs multi-fight deal with BKFC

Pearl Gonzalez, who just signed with BKFC, ahead of her fight at UFC 216 in 2017. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images
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Posted on April 23, 2021, 11:16 pm By
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UFC and Invicta vet Pearl Gonzalez signs with BKFC

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Pearl Gonzalez is the latest Bare Knuckle Fighting Championships signing.
The promotion on Thursday announced a multi-fight deal with the UFC …read more

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Posted on April 22, 2021, 11:46 pm By
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Former UFC, Invicta FC fighter Pearl Gonzalez signs multi-fight deal with BKFC

Pearl Gonzalez is the latest MMA fighter to cross over into the bareknuckle boxing world.
The former UFC fighter and Invicta FC title challenger has signed a multi-fight deal with Bare …read more

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Posted on April 22, 2021, 9:16 pm By
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Frank Mir uncertain when he will retire, still plans to compete for BKFC

Frank Mir knows he doesn’t have much longer in his career. The former UFC heavyweight champion is 41-years-old and is set to turn 42, isn’t putting a timeline on his …read more

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Posted on April 16, 2021, 5:16 pm By
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Bare Knuckle FC boss David Feldman: Fighter pension plan 'something I think had to be done'

As Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship continues to try and lure free agents to the roster, promotion officials will have a very unique perk to add to their pitch.
BKFC officials recently …read more

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Thiago Alves expected to face Uly Diaz for inaugural 175-pound title at BKFC 18 on May 21

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

A new 175-pound champion will be crowned in BKFC on May 21 when former UFC title contender Thiago Alves faces off …read more

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Posted on April 7, 2021, 4:46 pm By
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BKFC to begin creating pension accounts for fighters

The Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC) has powered on as a dominant force in the bare-knuckle boxing world. To give back to the athletes, they’re now working on pension plans. …read more

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Posted on April 6, 2021, 4:16 am By
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BKFC says it's starting a pension plan for its fighters' retirements

Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship on Thursday announced it is starting a pension plan for fighters who compete under its banner.
And while specifics of the plan were not announced by the …read more

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Posted on April 2, 2021, 12:46 pm By
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BKFC announces plans to launch pension fund for fighters

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Bare Knuckle Fighting Championships wants to care for its fighters after retirement.
The promotion announced a new pension plan for athletes starting with the …read more

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Posted on April 1, 2021, 10:16 pm By
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Leonard Garcia reflects on career, rivalry with The Korean Zombie after announcing retirement with win at BKFC 16

After a unanimous decision win over Joe Elmore in the main event of BKFC 16 this past Friday night, Leonard Garcia did what all fighters hope to do; go out …read more

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Hector Lombard shares video of gunshots during amateur MMA fight night in Florida

Former UFC middleweight and current BKFC fighter Hector Lombard shared a video of gunshots during an amateur MMA fight night in Florida. Lombard was in attendance at a RIZE Fighting …read more

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Posted on March 23, 2021, 2:16 pm By
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