All posts by Erik Fontanez

Associate Editor at MMAWeekly.com

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VIDEO: Ovince St. Preux Tries Teaching Forr...

Jun 02, 2015No Comments67 Views

Not even the mighty Ovince St. Preux can teach Forrest Griffin how to dance.

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VIDEO: The Bruce Lee Kid Can Probably Beat ...

May 29, 2015No Comments234 Views

The Bruce Lee Kid is amazing and whatever accolades you had in kindergarten pale in comparison.

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UFC Champ Rafael Dos Anjos Hopes for Decemb...

May 28, 20151 Comment182 Views

Rafael Dos Anjos is eyeing a return from a partial MCL tear, and December is the target month for the UFC lightweight champion.

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Chris Weidman Nearly Pooped Himself in the ...

May 26, 20152 Comments770 Views

Breaking: Chris Weidman nearly crapped himself in the Octagon at UFC 187. #Important

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UFC 187 Results: Chris Weidman TKOs Vitor B...

May 24, 201531 Comments527 Views

Chris Weidman sent a message to doubters with a win over Vitor Belfort in the co-main event at UFC 187 in Las Vegas on Saturday.

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UFC 187 Results: Joseph Benavidez Grabs Dec...

May 23, 2015No Comments172 Views

Joseph Benavidez beat John Moraga in the opening fight of the main card at UFC 187 in Las Vegas on Saturday.

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Bas Rutten Latest Pioneer to Be Inducted in...

May 23, 20152 Comments279 Views

Former UFC heavyweight champion Bas Rutten will take his place alongside other MMA legends in the UFC Hall of Fame, Dana White revealed late Friday.

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Jacare Souza Has Knee Surgery, Looks for Se...

May 20, 20152 Comments236 Views

Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza had successful surgery on an injured knee last Wednesday, according to a report from "UFC Tonight."

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Glover Texeira vs. Ovince St. Preux Headlin...

May 20, 20153 Comments217 Views

A light heavyweight scrap between Glover Teixeira and Ovince St. Preux will go down at the UFC Fight Night card on Aug. 8 in Nashville,

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UFC Fight Night 66 Results: Frankie Edgar D...

May 16, 20152 Comments454 Views

Frankie Edgar won a unanimous decision over Urijah Faber at UFC Fight Night 66 in Pasay, Philippines on Saturday. He then called out UFC boss

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UFC Fight Night 66 Results: Mark Munoz Deci...

May 16, 20151 Comment298 Views

Mark Munoz won a unanimous decision over Luke Barnatt on the main card at UFC Fight Night 66 in Pasay, Philippines, closing out a career as a professional

MAYWEATHER PACQUIAO RESULTS

Mayweather-Pacquiao Results: My Parents Are...

May 03, 201540 Comments1194 Views

The fight of a generation is done and we're $100 more broke and my folks are pissed about it.

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Michelle Waterson vs. Angela Magana Added t...

Apr 30, 20152 Comments631 Views

Newly signed UFC strawweight Michelle Waterson will make her promotional debut at the Ultimate Fighter 21 Finale, officials announced late Wednesday evening.

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Jon Jones Stripped of UFC Title, Suspended ...

Apr 29, 201562 Comments3962 Views

Jon Jones has been stripped of the UFC light heavyweight title and suspended indefinitely by the organization, UFC President Dana White announced on Tuesday.

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Bobby Green vs. Al Iaquinta Booked for UFC ...

Apr 26, 20155 Comments370 Views

A lightweight match-up between Al Iaquinta and Bobby Green has been scheduled for UFC Fight Night 72, officials announced on Wednesday.

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Rampage Jackson Says ‘Bellator Can...

Apr 26, 20157 Comments629 Views

By all appearances, Rampage Jackson is back in a place he feels more comfortable and there’s no comparing his current home to the one he

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UFC 186 Results: Demetrious Johnson Dominat...

Apr 26, 20156 Comments618 Views

Demetrious Johnson dominated Kyoji Horiguchi for five rounds, literally scoring a last-second submission to retain the UFC 125-pound title at UFC 186 in Montreal on

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UFC 186 Results: Michael Bisping Decisions ...

Apr 25, 20151 Comment433 Views

Michael Bisping got back on a winning track, going the distance and earning a unanimous decision over C.B. Dollaway at UFC 186 in Montreal on

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WSOF 20 Results: David Branch Cruises En Ro...

Apr 11, 2015No Comments801 Views

David Branch picked up an easy win, submitting late replacement Jesse McElligott in the WSOF 20 main event on Saturday.

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Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira vs. Stefan Struve ...

Apr 07, 20156 Comments850 Views

Heavyweights Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Stefan Struve will meet at UFC 190, officials announced on Tuesday.

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Julianna Pena Would Accept Short-Notice Fig...

Apr 04, 201519 Comments759 Views

An emotional Julianna Peña reflects on her UFC Fight Night 63 win and reveals she would accept short-notice fight against Ronda Rousey if called upon.

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Chad Mendes in ‘Weird Spot’ Fol...

Apr 04, 20155 Comments785 Views

Chad Mendes reflects on his UFC Fight Night 63 win and the potential of fighting teammate Urijah Faber in the near future.

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UFC Fight Night 63 Results: Chad Mendes Mak...

Apr 04, 20152 Comments635 Views

Chad Mendes accomplished an impact performance, defeating Ricardo Lamas via technical knockout in the first round at UFC Fight Night 63 in Fairfax, Va. on

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UFC Fight Night 63 Results: Michael Chiesa ...

Apr 04, 20152 Comments443 Views

Michael Chiesa scored a unanimous decision over Mitch Clarke at UFC Fight Night 63 in Fairfax, Va. on Saturday.

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Georges-St-Pierre Might Come Back but He Mi...

Apr 03, 20154 Comments825 Views

We should all probably stop hoping Georges St-Pierre comes back to the UFC. Let's all avoid disappointment, yes?

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Ronda Rousey Has No Plans for More WWE Appe...

Apr 01, 20153 Comments924 Views

Following an appearance at WrestleMania last weekend, UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has no plans for future appearances on the WWE stage.

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Brandon Thatch vs. John Howard Booked for U...

Apr 01, 20155 Comments566 Views

A welterweight match between Brandon Thatch and John Howard has been booked for the Las Vegas fight card, according to a report from "UFC Tonight"

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WSOF 19 Results: Justin Gaethje Retains 155...

Mar 29, 20154 Comments550 Views

Justin Gaethje successfully defended the World Series of Fighting lightweight title with a stoppage of Luis Palomino at WSOF 19 on Saturday in Phoenix. Thiago

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Brock Lesnar Slams Door on UFC Return

Mar 24, 201529 Comments1002 Views

Brock Lesnar has officially ruled out a return to fighting in the Octagon.

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Retirement Not an Option for Anderson Silva...

Mar 19, 201510 Comments821 Views

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva is not contemplating retirement following two failed drug tests, according to a report on Wednesday.