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USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings, May 4: Jiri Prochazka bounds upward after big KO

With the UFC, PFL, and ONE Championship all in action this past week, there were moves to be made in the latest USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings.
In the UFC on …read more

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Geoff Neal eyeing first or second round KO over Neil Magny to get top-ranked opponent next

Geoff Neal is excited he finally gets the chance to face Neil Magny. Last August, Neal and Magny were scheduled to fight but Neal had serious health problems that hospitalized …read more

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Dominick Reyes issues statement on KO loss: ‘What an elbow!’

Former light heavyweight title challenger Dominick Reyes issued a statement on Monday addressing his UFC on ESPN 23 knockout loss to Jiri Prochazka.

Reyes (12-3) was defeated for the third time …read more

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Posted on May 4, 2021, 6:46 am By
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Dominick Reyes issues statement on KO loss to Jiri Prochazka: 'What an elbow'

Dominick Reyes has issues his first post-fight comments since his knockout loss to Jiri Prochazka in the UFC on ESPN 23 main event.
Reyes (12-3 MMA, 6-3 UFC) saw his losing …read more

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Posted on May 4, 2021, 4:46 am By
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Dominick Reyes issues statement following KO loss to Jiri Prochazka at UFC Vegas 25

UFC light heavyweight contender Dominick Reyes issued a statement following his brutal knockout loss to Jiri Prochazka at UFC Vegas 25. Reyes entered this fight against Prochazka on the heels …read more

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Posted on May 4, 2021, 3:46 am By
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Video: Usman’s first words to Masvidal after KO

Kamaru Usman flattens Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261. | Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

Now we know what Kamaru Usman said to Jorge Masvidal after knocking …read more

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Posted on May 3, 2021, 1:16 pm By
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UFC Vegas 25: Reyes vs. Prochazka - Fights to make

What’s next for Dominick Reyes after his brutal KO loss to Jiri Prochazka at UFC Vegas 25? | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

All the …read more

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Posted on May 2, 2021, 9:16 pm By
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Jiri Prochazka details his insane KO of Dominick Reyes: “That’s why I have this antenna, to catch these ideas.”

Jiri Prochazka detailed his insane KO of Dominick Reyes at UFC Vegas 25, saying “that’s why I have this antenna, to catch these ideas.” Prochazka had an amazing showing on …read more

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UFC Vegas 25: Reyes vs. Prochazka - Winners and Losers

Jiri Prochazka was a big winner with his sensational KO of Dominick Reyes at uFC Vegas 25. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

The real …read more

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Posted on May 2, 2021, 12:16 pm By
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UFC Vegas 25 bonuses: Jiri Prochazka’s pockets $100K for epic KO vs. Dominick Reyes

Jiri Prochazka knocks out Dominick Reyes with a spinning elbow at UFC Vegas 25. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Jiri Prochazka had himself a …read more

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UFC roster gets excited after Jiri Prochazka's wild spinning elbow KO

The moment Jiri Prochazka nailed Dominick Reyes with a spinning elbow to close out UFC Fight Night, social media posts exploded. …read more

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Jiri Prochazka credits hair for KO of Dominick Reyes, says he deserves Blachowicz-Teixeira winner

LAS VEGAS – Jiri Prochazka thinks he’s established himself as the top light heavyweight contender after a spectacular knockout of Dominick Reyes at UFC on ESPN 23.
Prochazka (28-3-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC) …read more

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UFC Vegas 25 Bonus Report: Jiri Prochazka nets an extra $100k for nasty KO of Dominick Reyes

The Octagon returned to Nevada for tonight’s UFC Vegas 25 event, an eleven-bout fight card headlined by Dominick Reyes vs. Jiri Prochazka. The highly anticipated light heavyweight main event proved …read more

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Highlights: Prochazka posterizes Reyes with spinning elbow KO

Jiri Prochazka stormed the castle of Dominick Reyes | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Check out the full fight video highlights of Jiri Prochazka storming …read more

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UFC Vegas 25: Pros react to Jiri Prochazka’s crazy spinning elbow KO of Dominick Reyes

What a KO by Jiri Prochazka! | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Jiri Prochazka knocked out Dominick Reyes with a spinning elbow at UFC Vegas …read more

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Results and video: Jiri Prochazka violently KO’s Dominick Reyes with spinning elbow at UFC Vegas 25

Jiri Prochazka violently knocked out Dominick Reyes with a spinning elbow | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Jiri Prochazka just violently knocked out Dominick Reyes …read more

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Twitter reacts to Jiri Prochazka's vicious elbow KO of Dominick Reyes at UFC on ESPN 23

Jiri Prochazka’s quick UFC rise continued on Saturday when he beat Dominick Reyes in the UFC on ESPN 23 headliner.
Prochazka (28-3-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC), a former Rizin FF champion, …read more

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MMA’s Insecurity and Protectionism: It’s Every Day, Bro

Jake Paul celebrates his KO of Ben Askren. | Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images for Triller

Jordan Breen unpacks the Jake Paul-effect and why the …read more

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Cody Stamann doesn’t understand why he’s an underdog against Merab Dvalishvili, says he will KO him: “I’m going to put him to sleep:

Cody Stamann doesn’t understand the hype around Merab Dvalishvili. Stamann and Dvalishvili are set to finally meet at UFC Vegas 25 after being scheduled two times previously. After the fight …read more

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Colby Covington wasn’t impressed by Kamaru Usman’s UFC 261 KO win

After UFC 261, no. 1 ranked welterweight Colby Covington gave his reaction to the events that took place at the UFC’s first full-capacity event since UFC 248 in March 2020.

“Chaos” …read more

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‘I’m a fan’ - Masvidal credits Usman for ‘beautiful’ KO

Kamaru Usman raises his hand as he is introduced by Bruce Buffer prior to his welterweight showdown with Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261. | Photo by Alex Menendez/Getty Images
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Jorge Masvidal open to matchup with Nick Diaz following KO loss at UFC 261

Jorge Masvidal is introduced by Bruce Buffer prior to his UFC 261 headliner with Kamaru Usman at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC
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Jorge Masvidal open to fighting Nick Diaz next time out: “I’m more than willing to throw down”

Jorge Masvidal says he will fight again and would be open to facing Nick Diaz next time out. At UFC 261, Masvidal suffered a KO loss to Kamaru Usman for …read more

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Askren reacts to Masvidal’s KO loss: ‘If you fight long enough, sh-t happens’

Ben Askren speaks to the media at the Triller pre-fight press conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. | Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images

“I don’t believe …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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White reacts to Usman’s KO of Masvidal: ‘He’s one of the best ever’

Dana White speaks to the media at the UFC 254 pre-fight press conference in Abu Dhabi. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

Dana White thinks …read more

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Ben Askren References Karma When Commenting On Masvidal’s KO Loss

Ben Askren had to know that his active Twitter fingers would be anticipated after the KO of his nemesis Jorge Masvidal, so he went ahead and put them to use. …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2021, 12:16 am By
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Ben Askren References Karma When Commenting On Masvidal’s KO Loss

Ben Askren had to know that his active Twitter fingers would be anticipated after the KO of his nemesis Jorge Masvidal, so he went ahead and put them to use. …read more

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UFC 261: Fights to make

What’s next for Jorge Masvidal after his devastating KO loss at UFC 261? | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

All the best, most interesting, and …read more

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Rose Namajunas releases statement following head kick KO win over Weili Zhang at UFC 261

UFC women’s strawweight champion Rose Namajunas issued a statement following her head kick KO win over Weili Zhang at UFC 261. Namajunas entered the UFC 261 co-main event as a …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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Rose Namajunas: Leg dexterity key to title-fight winning head kick KO, ‘My power is something different’

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Rose Namajunas is back on top of the strawweight mountain.
“Thug Rose” blasted Zhang Weili with a head …read more

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Sunday Punch: Adonis Stevenson starches Chad Dawson in 76 seconds

Adonis Stevenson knocks Chad Dawson out. | Screenshot

This was Ring Magazine’s KO of the Year for 2013. The Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2021, 4:46 pm By
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Kamaru Usman: UFC 261 KO of Jorge Masvidal solidifies top pound-for-pound status

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Kamaru Usman is satisfied after his UFC 261 rematch with Jorge Masvidal.
After beating Masvidal (35-15 MMA, 12-8 UFC) in a lopsided but lackluster unanimous decision in their …read more

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Ben Askren reacts to Jorge Masvidal’s KO loss at UFC 261: ‘If you fight long enough, sh*t happens’

Jorge Masvidal and Ben Askren | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Ben Askren has been on the receiving end of a memorable knockout or two in …read more

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UFC 261: Usman vs. Masvidal - Winners and Losers

Kamaru Usman celebrates after his UFC 261 KO win vs. Jorge Masvidal. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

The real winners and losers from UFC 261 …read more

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UFC 261 results: Usman violently KO’s Masvidal in rematch to keep welterweight belt

Kamaru Usman KOs Jorge Masvidal at UFC 261. | Photo by Alex Menendez/Getty Images

Kamaru Usman just violated Jorge Masvidal in the second round to …read more

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UFC 261: Usman vs. Masvidal 2 results and post-fight analysis

Kamaru Usman wrapped up UFC 261 with an epic KO of Jorge Masvidal to defend his welterweight title. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

Mookie …read more

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Usman still champ after brutal KO of Masvidal

Kamaru Usman knocked Jorge Masvidal out cold in the second round to make the fourth defense of his UFC welterweight title Saturday night at UFC 261. …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2021, 4:46 am By
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UFC 261 results: Rose Namajunas head kick KO’s Weili Zhang to recapture title

Rose Namajunas is once again UFC strawweight champion. | Photo by Alex Menendez/Getty Images

Rose Namajunas just took out Weili Zhang with a head kick in …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2021, 4:16 am By
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Jorge Masvidal reacts to Jake Paul’s KO win over Ben Askren: “I told you so”

Jorge Masvidal was not surprised to see Jake Paul KO Ben Askren in their recent boxing match. In the lead-up to the highly-anticipated fight, Jorge and Jake were training together. …read more

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Jorge Masvidal on Jake Paul’s KO win over Ben Askren: ‘I told you so’

Jorge Masvidal reacts following his decision loss to Kamaru Usman at UFC 251. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Jorge Masvidal reacts to Jake Paul’s …read more

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John Wayne Parr reacts after head kick KO against Nieky Holzken (Video)

Kickboxing legend John Wayne Parr reacted after getting knocked out by a head kick against Nieky Holzken in a Muay Thai bout at ONE on TNT 3. The 44-year-old Parr …read more

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Video | John Lineker scores another thunderous KO at ONE on TNT 3

John Lineker scored another vicious knockout last night as he put Troy Worthen to sleep in the very first round of their ONE on TNT 3 showdown. Lineker has been …read more

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Dwight Grant 'felt betrayed by myself' with first KO loss, hopes to rebound at UFC 261

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Dwight Grant answered questions at a media day ahead of his bout with Stefan Sekulic at UFC 261.
Grant (10-3 MMA, 2-2 UFC) meets Sekulic (12-3 MMA, 0-1 …read more

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Ben Askren Responds To Accusations That He Took A Dive In KO Loss

Ben Askren has come forward to assure the public that he did not take a dive in his KO loss to Jake Paul last weekend. Like it or not, Ben …read more

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Posted on April 21, 2021, 9:46 pm By
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Ben Askren says Nate Robinson reached out to him after KO loss to Jake Paul

Ben Askren makes his entrance to the ring against Jake Paul at Triller Fight Club in Atlanta, Georgia. | Photo by Jeff Kravitz/Getty Images for Triller

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Ben Askren reveals Nate Robinson reached out to him following KO loss to Jake Paul

Former MMA fighter-turned-boxer Ben Askren revealed that former NBA star Nate Robinson reached out to him following his KO loss to Jake Paul. Robinson, of course, was knocked out by …read more

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Jake Paul Shares Evidence That He Beat Up Mike Perry; Perry Responds

Jake Paul has submitted evidence that he has beaten up “Platinum” Mike Perry in a sparring session. Coming off a KO win over Ben Askren last night, Jake Paul has …read more

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MMA Fighters React To Ben Askren’s KO Loss & It’s Quite Brutal

The MMA community has reacted to Ben Askren’s KO loss to Jake Paul, and it ain’t pretty, folks. Last night, YouTuber Jake Paul earned another KO victory, this time at …read more

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B.J. Penn calls for Jake Paul Fight: ‘I’ll KO him in one round!’

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Add former two division champion BJ Penn to the list of fighters interested in a solid …read more

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See the ringside angle off Paul’s brutal KO of Askren

Jake Paul beat Ben Askren at Triller Fight Club. | Twitter

Paul scored the best win of his fledgling combat sports career last night. Those …read more

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Logan Paul calls Askren a ‘genius’ after KO loss

Logan Paul stands with his brother Jake, after the end of Paul vs. Askren. | Photo by Jeff Kravitz/Getty Images for Triller

Paul the Elder …read more

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Askren says he still has no respect for Paul

Ben Askren was KO’d by Jake Paul in the first round. | Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images for Triller

Ben Askren shared his thoughts after …read more

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LFA 104 video: Roland Dunlap hits absolutely brutal slam KO

There are terrifying finishes, and then there’s what Roland Dunlap did to Obinwa Ikebunna on Friday night at LFA 104.
Late in the first round of their middleweight bout, Dunlap went …read more

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Video | Roland Dunlap scores KO of the year contender with violent slam finish at LFA 104

Roland Dunlap returned to the cage for the first time in over two years this evening at LFA 104 for a middleweight bout with Obinwa Ikebunna. The contest resulted in …read more

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Ngannou: Herb Dean deserves ‘performance of the night’ for Miocic stoppage

Herb Dean checks on an unconscious Stipe Miocic following Francis Ngannou’s brutal KO win in the UFC 260 main event. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

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Mike Perry takes a shot at Ben Askren: “So a fighter gets KO’d in 5 seconds so he gets a million dollar PPV opportunity”

UFC welterweight Mike Perry took a shot at Ben Askren, saying “a fighter gets KO’d in 5 seconds so he gets a million-dollar PPV opportunity.” This past Saturday at UFC …read more

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Petr Yan shares Marlon Moraes knockout in latest jab at Aljamain Sterling: “Actor fought 4 months after that KO”

UFC bantamweight Petr Yan shared the Marlon Moraes knockout in his latest jab at Aljamain Sterling: “Actor fought 4 months after that KO.” Yan illegally kneed Sterling in the head …read more

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UFC on ABC 2 video: Heavyweight Jarjis Danho obliterates Yorgan De Castro with perfect KO punch

Jarjis Danho ensured himself a highlight reel out of his first UFC win on Saturday.
The 37-year-old heavyweight obliterated Yorgan De Castro on the preliminary card of UFC on ABC 2 …read more

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UFC on ABC 2 video: Impa Kasanganay rebounds from viral KO loss with submission win

The last time Impa Kasanganay entered the octagon, he was on the receiving end of one of the memorable knockouts in UFC history against Joaquin Buckley.
That type of outcome can …read more

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Bader avenges '12 KO loss, dominates Machida

Ryan Bader put a ferocious beating on Lyota Machida and rolled by unanimous decision Friday night at Bellator 256, avenging a knockout loss to Machida nearly a decade ago. …read more

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Demetrious Johnson Doesn’t Want Immediate Rematch Against Moraes

Demetrious Johnson is not looking to get right back into a title fight following his KO loss at ONE on TNT 1. Former UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is coming …read more

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Morning Report: Demetrious Johnson still supports knees to the head of grounded fighters after KO loss to Adriano Moraes: ‘I like these rules’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

In March, Aljamain Sterling won the UFC bantamweight championship when Petr Yan was disqualified for throwing a fight-ending knee to the …read more

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Tyler McGuire gunning for KO against Raimond Magomedaliev: “I want to put him down”

Former ONE World Title challenger Tyler McGuire wants to make a statement in his next fight. He wants to send a message to the rest of the ONE welterweight division, …read more

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Chan Sung Jung vs. Dan Ige targeted as headliner for UFC’s June 19 event

Chan Sung Jung | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

After a ferocious KO win over Gavin Tucker, Dan Ige will get the fight he wants.
Multiple people …read more

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Video: Paul Capaldo scores picture-perfect spin kick KO at CFFC 95

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Paul Capaldo picked up the most impressive win of his brief career on Friday.
Competing in a featherweight bout at Cage Fury Fighting Championship …read more

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CFFC 95 video: Paul Capaldo lands flawless spinning back kick KO

Paul Capaldo put together some art inside the cage at CFFC 95 when he laid out Chris Vasil with a beautiful knockout.
Capaldo (6-0) put Vasil’s (4-2) lights out in the …read more

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Bellator 255 video: Mandel Nallo snipes Ricardo Seixas with superman punch KO

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Mandel Nallo’s spectacular striking was on full display on Friday.
The Canadian lightweight was in complete control of his Bellator 255 preliminary bout opposite …read more

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Video: Anton Turkalj lands crazy spinning backfist to score fastest KO in Brave CF history

Anton Turkalj lands a spinning strike at Brave CF 50 in Bahrain on Thursday | @Grabaka_Hitman, Twitter

Anton Turkalj wasted no time making Brave CF …read more

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Fight Archives: Kid Yamamoto and MMA’s landmark flying knee KO

In 2006, Norifumi ‘Kid’ Yamamoto finished Kazuyuki Miyata with a flying knee inside four seconds of action.

Way before Jorge Masvidal, MVP, and Cory …read more

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Stephen A. Smith claims Francis Ngannou’s KO over Miocic is “the greatest thing that’s ever happened to the UFC”

Stephen A. Smith has high praise for Francis Ngannou’s KO win over Stipe Miocic at UFC 260. In the main event of the pay-per-view card last Saturday, Ngannou and Miocic …read more

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Video: Jamie Mullarkey ‘will literally fight anyone’ after UFC 260 KO win over Khama Worthy

LAS VEGAS — Lightweight Jamie Mullarkey spoke with reporters backstage at the UFC APEX following his first-round KO win over Khama Worthy at UFC 260 on Saturday night. The Australian …read more

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With City Kickboxing teammates needing a lift, Jamie Mullarkey came through with quick KO

LAS VEGAS – Jamie Mullarkey beat Khama Worthy with a first-round knockout Saturday to open up the main card at UFC 260 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight …read more

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‘I hate letting you down’ - Miocic releases statement following KO loss to Ngannou

Stipe Miocic battles Francis Ngannou of Cameroon in their UFC heavyweight championship fight during the UFC 260 event at UFC APEX on March 27, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. | …read more

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Francis Ngannou issues statement following KO win over Stipe Miocic at UFC 260

UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou issued a statement following his brutal second-round KO win over Stipe Miocic at UFC 260. Ngannou and Miocic met in the main event rematch this …read more

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Joe Rogan believes Stipe Miocic may retire after UFC 260 KO loss: “It could be the end of a long and storied career”

Joe Rogan thinks there is a chance UFC 260 was the final time Stipe Miocic competes. In the main event of the pay-per-view card, Miocic fought Francis Ngannou three years …read more

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Editorial: Miocic may have lost to Ngannou, but he didn’t lose his legacy

Stipe Miocic gets KO’ed by Francis Ngannou in their rematch at UFC 260. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Stipe Miocic may have lost to …read more

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Stipe Miocic releases statement following KO loss to Francis Ngannou at UFC 260

Former UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic has released a statement following his second-round knockout loss to Francis Ngannou at UFC 260. Miocic suffered a brutal second-round KO loss to Ngannou …read more

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Dana White gushes over “scary” Francis Ngannou following KO win over Stipe Miocic at UFC 260

UFC president Dana White gushed over “scary” Francis Ngannou following his second-round KO win over Stipe Miocic at UFC 260. Ngannou finished Miocic with strikes in the second round of …read more

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Dana White reacts to Sean O’Malley’s KO win at UFC 260: ‘He put on a masterpiece’

Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

Add Dana White to the long list of people who were thoroughly impressed with Sean O’Malley’s performance Saturday night.
In a …read more

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Photo | Wife of Stipe Miocic shares update following KO loss to Francis Ngannou at UFC 260

The wife of former UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic shared an update following his KO loss to Francis Ngannou at UFC 260. Miocic suffered an absolutely brutal loss when Ngannou …read more

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UFC 260 bonuses: Francis Ngannou’s KO leads the charge

Francis Ngannou, Vicente Luque, Tyron Woodley and Sean O’Malley all cashed out with $50,000 performance bonuses when the UFC 260 bonuses were announced on Saturday night.

Luque and Woodley were awarded …read more

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Ngannou dethrones Miocic with devastating KO

Francis Ngannou knocked out Stipe Miocic in the second round to become the new UFC heavyweight champion in Saturday night’s main event at UFC 260 in Las Vegas. …read more

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UFC 260 results: Sean O'Malley blasts Thomas Almeida with violent KO sequence

Sean O’Malley added another violent highlight to his reel Saturday.
At UFC 260, O’Malley (13-1 MMA, 5-1 UFC) put on a striking clinic for two rounds before he blasted Thomas Almeida …read more

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Dillian Whyte vs. Alexander Povetkin 2 Preview: Can Whyte avenge stunning KO loss?

Dillian Whyte (left) and Alexander Povetkin during the press conference at Mercure Manchester Piccadilly Hotel. | Photo by Martin Rickett/PA Images via Getty Images

A …read more

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Adrian Yanez hopes he can fight at UFC 262 to make childhood dream come true, calls out Davey Grant

Adrian Yanez has put the bantamweight division on notice. Yanez entered his UFC Vegas 22 fight against Gustavo Lopez coming off a highlight reel KO in his UFC debut. The …read more

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Missed Fists: Kathleen Nelson scores KO just before power outage, Adam Meskini flattens foe with upkick, more

Laura Dotter and Kathleen Nelson at a Combat Night Pro event in Orlando, Fla., on March 13 | Combat Night, YouTube

Welcome to the latest …read more

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Fight Archives: Miocic’s backpedal KO of Werdum to win UFC title

Looking back on UFC 198, when Stipe Miocic impressively knocked out Fabricio Werdum to win the heavyweight crown. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images
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Grant Dawson defends Clay Guida callout following KO win at UFC Vegas 22: ‘How does the matchup not make sense?’

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Grant Dawson just had a sensational debut where he knocked a fighter who had been unbeaten in …read more

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Posted on March 24, 2021, 4:46 pm By
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Kathleen Nelson scores KO in power outage sequence at Combat Night Pro 20

In one of the craziest moments of the year so far in MMA, Kathleen Nelson scored a knockout at the same time as the arena’s power going out. The KO …read more

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Lights out! Fighter lands KO punch at the exact second arena's power goes out

Those of us who watch MMA closely know to expect the unexpected.
Shocking moments aren’t few and far between in this sport, so much so, we sometimes become numb to the …read more

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Posted on March 23, 2021, 9:16 pm By
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Tai Tuivasa shuts down “veteran” label following KO at UFC Vegas 22: “I feel I’m just learning MMA”

UFC heavyweight Tai Tuivasa has dismissed the idea that he’s a “veteran” in the promotion after his big win at UFC Vegas 22 last weekend. Tuivasa has been a member …read more

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Posted on March 23, 2021, 5:46 pm By
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Watch the corner advice from James Krause that inspired Grant Dawson’s last second KO over Leonardo Santos

UFC welterweight James Krause gave his pupil, lightweight prospect Grant Dawson, an incredible pep talk before he KOed Leonardo Santos. Krause, the head trainer at Glory MMA & Fitness, has …read more

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After 11th KO in 12 wins, Tai Tuivasa says he's just starting to learn MMA

LAS VEGAS – Tai Tuivasa beat Harry Hunsucker with a first-round TKO Saturday to open up the main card at UFC on ESPN 21 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside …read more

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Posted on March 22, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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Sunday Punch: The fastest KO of Mike Tyson’s career

Mike Tyson knocks out Marvis Frazier in 1986. | Screenshot from YouTube video

Poor Marvis Frazier never stood a chance. Peak Mike Tyson was one …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2021, 9:16 pm By
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Leonardo Santos issues statement following nasty KO loss to Grant Dawson

UFC lightweight Leonardo Santos has released a statement following his brutal ground-and-pound KO loss to Grant Dawson at UFC Vegas 22. Santos and Dawson were engaged in a razor-close fight …read more

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UFC Vegas 22 post-fight bonuses: Griffin pockets $50k for KO win

Max Griffin knocks down Song Kenan with a left-right combination at UFC Vegas 22. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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UFC Vegas 22 results and highlights: Griffin, Yanez impress with KO wins

Max Griffin punches Song Kenan of China in their welterweight fight during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on March 20, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. | Photo …read more

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UFC on ESPN 21 video: Max Griffin melts Song Kenan with vicious KO, declares 'I'm a star'

Max Griffin made the most of the UFC on ESPN 21 co-main event spot he slid into earlier in the day.
Griffin (17-8 MMA, 5-6 UFC) scored a brutal first-round knockout …read more

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Posted on March 21, 2021, 4:16 am By
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Pros react after Grant Dawson earns standing hammer fist KO with one second left on the clock at UFC Vegas 22

A lightweight bout between former TUF Brazil 2 winner Leonardo Santos and Grant Dawson took place on tonight’s UFC Vegas 22 prelims. Santos (18-4-1 MMA) entered tonight’s contest on a …read more

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Video: Top Irish prospect Ian Garry stays undefeated with walk-off head kick KO

Ian Garry (right) marches away from a fallen Rostem Akman (left) at Cage Warriors 121 in London on Friday | @CageWarriors, Twitter

Ian Garry’s nickname …read more

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