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Taking Matters Into His Own Hands, Tim Kenn...

Sep 28, 2013Comments off843 Views

Having lost his dance partner to Mark Munoz, Tim Kennedy took to Twitter to find a replacement for his main event bout at UFC Fight


Alexander Gustafsson Receives Multiple Stap...

Sep 23, 2013Comments off855 Views

Alexander Gustafsson and Jon Jones both ended up with a trip to the hospital following their five-round battle at UFC 165 on Saturday night, but

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Former UFC Lightweight Champion Sean Sherk ...

Sep 02, 2013Comments off4097 Views

Former UFC lightweight champion Sean Sherk on Monday announced his retirement as a mixed martial artist.


Carlos Condit Works with Olympian Jake Herb...

Aug 19, 2013Comments off1062 Views

Following a loss to Johny Hendricks at UFC 158, former interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit decided to make wrestling a priority for his training camps

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UFC Plans Rory MacDonald vs. Robbie Lawler ...

Aug 18, 2013Comments off1006 Views

The UFC has plans to put together a welterweight match between Rory MacDonald and Robbie Lawler, but gave no indication of a date or location.


Is Matt Brown the Fighter All UFC Welterwei...

Aug 17, 2013Comments off559 Views

There's an unmistakable feeling that happens every time Matt Brown steps inside the cage for a fight; it is literally like a Pantera song come

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Eddie Alvarez’s First Video Interview...

Aug 13, 2013Comments off563 Views

Check out the first sit-down interview with Eddie Alvarez since he re-signed with Bellator MMA. In the interview, Alvarez explains his reasoning behind settling with

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Spike Moves Fight Master: Belltor MMA to Th...

Aug 12, 2013Comments off842 Views

Bellator's first ever reality show titled Fight Master will be moving nights and time slots for the remainder of the season.


Pioneering Fighter Aaron Riley Calls It Qui...

Jul 28, 2013Comments off884 Views

After 45 professional fights, with nine of them taking place in the UFC, veteran lightweight Aaron Riley retired from the sport on Saturday night.

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Rampage Jackson vs. Roy Jones Jr. in a Boxi...

Jul 25, 2013Comments off1616 Views

Former UFC champion Quinton "Rampage" Jackson has apparently booked his first fight since signing with Bellator, but it won't be in an MMA bout. Instead,

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Anderson Silva is Guaranteed $600,000 to Sh...

Jul 06, 2013Comments off3003 Views

Win, lose or draw, Anderson Silva will go home from his next fight at UFC 162 a rather happy man, at least financially. Win, lose

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UFC Cutman Stitch Duran Looks Back at the H...

Jun 30, 2013Comments off796 Views

Jacob "Stitch" Duran is one of the most familiar faces any time a major MMA or boxing event takes place. Check out this interview with

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Bobby Lashley Pioneered Bridging the Gap Be...

Jun 29, 2013Comments off1919 Views

Before "King" Mo Lawal and Rampage Jackson landed deals with both Bellator to compete in MMA as well as TNA Wrestling to begin their pro


Many Fighters Think Chris Weidman Can Beat ...

Jun 23, 2013Comments off876 Views

While man fighters believe that Chris Weidman has the tools to defeat Anderson Silva at UFC 162, fellow middleweight contender Tim Boetsch says it would


Dana White Outraged by Steve MazzagattiR...

Jun 16, 2013Comments off1221 Views

UFC president Dana White is appalled by and highly vocal about Steve Mazzagatti's skills as a referee. Now that he's expressed his outrage, he believes

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UFC President Dana White Admits He Was Wron...

Jun 16, 2013Comments off2115 Views

UFC president Dana White received a mountain of scrutiny when his promotion decided to release top ten welterweight fighter Jon Fitch. He now admits he


Alexis Davis Could Be the Biggest Threat to...

Jun 12, 2013Comments off705 Views

Alexis Davis has Rosi Sexton to worry about at UFC 161 this weekend, but should she win there, she could become one of the biggest

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World Series of Fighting Eases into Title F...

Jun 08, 2013Comments off598 Views

World Series of Fighting is easing into the business of naming champions, but will begin the process of setting up a middleweight title fight with


Who Would Matt Serra Want to Fight If He St...

Jun 03, 2013Comments off767 Views

Who would Matt Serra want to fight if he returned to the Octagon just one more time? Yeah, the photo kind of gives it away.


If Michael Bisping Wants a Proven UFC Winne...

Jun 01, 2013Comments off881 Views

Costa Philippou is gunning for a fight when he returns later this year, and he couldn't think of a better opponent to face than perennial


John Cholish Explains the Costs of Being a ...

May 23, 2013Comments off4194 Views

The subject of fighter pay in mixed martial arts has been an ongoing debate for several years. Recently retired UFC fighter John Cholish breaks down


Jon Jones May Fight Twice More This Year, U...

May 17, 2013Comments off691 Views

Despite suffering a gruesome toe injury in his UFC 159 bout against Chael Sonnen, UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones set on taking sole possession


A Look Inside the UFC Fighter Contract: Goo...

May 14, 2013Comments off2223 Views

Take an in-depth look at the UFC fighter contract with comments from Lorenzo Fertitta and Dana White, and dissenting opinions from managers and legal experts,

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Eddie Alvarez On the Record; Reveals New De...

May 06, 2013Comments off715 Views

Former Bellator champion Eddie Alvarez on Sunday spoke at length Bleacher Report, revealing new details about his battle with Bellator and Viacom, and their attempts

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Daniel Cormier Opts to Remain at Heavyweigh...

May 03, 2013Comments off614 Views

The entire MMA world has been wondering if Daniel Cormier's future would remain at heavyweight or if he would drop to 205 pounds. We now


Cheick Kongo’s Contract Complete with...

May 01, 2013Comments off674 Views

Cheick Kongo fought the last bout on his current contract when he lost to Roy Nelson at UFC 159 on Saturday. The UFC is not


UFC Heavyweight Matt Mitrione Suspended for...

Apr 08, 2013Comments off1032 Views

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione's contract has been suspended pending an investigation into his "breach of contract" rant about transgender fighter Fallon Fox.

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Florida Commission Closes Investigation; Cl...

Apr 03, 2013Comments off1207 Views

Transgender fighter Fallon Fox has tackled the latest obstacle in her hope to remain a competitor in the state of Florida. She will be allowed


Lavar Johnson Fails UFC 157 Drug Test, Face...

Mar 20, 2013Comments off1357 Views

The drug test results from UFC 157 in Anaheim, Calif., have returned with heavyweight Lavar Johnson testing positive for a banned substance.

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Johny Hendricks Reports Hand is Not Broken,...

Mar 20, 2013Comments off1221 Views

Johny Hendricks reports that his hand is not broken. He is, in fact, looking forward to his shot at UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre.