All posts by Erik Fontanez

Associate Editor at MMAWeekly.com

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Get Hyped for UFC 183 with this Uber Creepy...

Dec 16, 2014No Comments272 Views

One of two things will happen when you watch this hype video: you'll have nightmares or you'll get excited for UFC 183. Maybe even both.

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WSOF 16 Results: Rousimar Palhares Taps Jon...

Dec 14, 20142 Comments224 Views

It didn't take long for Rousimar Palhares to do what Rousimar Palhares does.

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UFC on FOX 13 Results: Junior dos Santos To...

Dec 13, 201420 Comments282 Views

Junior dos Santos engaged in a bloody war on his way to a unanimous decision over Stipe Miocic at UFC on FOX 13 on Saturday

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UFC on FOX 13 Results: Alistair Overeem Sto...

Dec 13, 20147 Comments246 Views

Alistair Overeem wasted no time in getting a win at UFC on FOX 13, knocking out Stefan Struve in the first round on Saturday in

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UFC on FOX 13 Results: Joanna Jederzejczyk ...

Dec 13, 20144 Comments198 Views

Joanna Jederzejczyk topped Claudia Gadelha with a split decision at UFC on FOX 13 on Saturday in Phoenix.

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UFC 181 Results: Robbie Lawler Earns Title ...

Dec 07, 201423 Comments363 Views

Robbie Lawler won a split decision over Johny Hendricks in the main event at UFC 181 to become the promotion's welterweight champion on Saturday night

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UFC 181 Results: Travis Browne Stops Brenda...

Dec 06, 20143 Comments337 Views

Travis Browne got back on the winning track with a technical of Brendan Schaub at UFC 181 on Saturday in Las Vegas.

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Cung Le Requests Release from UFC: ‘I...

Dec 03, 201466 Comments350 Views

On Wednesday's edition of the Gross Point Blank podcast with Josh Gross, Le said he has asked his manager to request for his release from

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Yves Edwards Retires from MMA, Closes Chapt...

Nov 30, 20146 Comments300 Views

After more than 17 years as a professional fighter, Yves Edwards has retired from MMA.

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Bethe Correia Undergoes Surgery on Eye, Hop...

Nov 19, 20149 Comments450 Views

Bethe Correia recently suffered an injury to her right eye and underwent successful surgery, according to a report on Wednesday.

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Luke Rockhold Signs 8-Fight UFC Deal, Promi...

Nov 19, 20148 Comments657 Views

Luke Rockhold is going to be in the UFC for the foreseeable future.

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Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum Likely t...

Nov 17, 20142 Comments596 Views

Mexico might just get to host a fight between Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum after all.

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UFC 180 Results: Fabricio Werdum TKOs Mark ...

Nov 16, 201412 Comments642 Views

Fabricio Werdum defeated Mark Hunt in the main event at UFC 180 on Saturday in Mexico City, and is now the UFC interim heavyweight champion.

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UFC 180 Results: Ricardo Lamas Submits Denn...

Nov 15, 2014No Comments406 Views

One of the UFC longest win streaks came to an end this weekend.

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Dennis Bermudez Applied Science to His Prep...

Nov 14, 20141 Comment391 Views

A story about Dennis Bermudez and his unique preparation for UFC 180.

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Ian McCall Falls Ill, UFC Fight Night 56 Co...

Nov 08, 201424 Comments709 Views

With less than 24 hours to go, the UFC Fight Night 56 co-main event between Ian McCall and John Lineker is on the verge of

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UFC Sydney Results: Luke Rockhold Submits M...

Nov 08, 201418 Comments670 Views

Luke Rockhold impressed in his main-event fight against Michael Bisping, submitting "The Count" in the second round at UFC Fight Night 55 in Sydney.

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Anderson Silva’s Doctor Explains Cond...

Nov 05, 20144 Comments699 Views

Anderson Silva's fight with Nick Diaz is still a go, and the fighter's doctor explains why.

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Invicta FC 9 Results: Barb Honchak Clinches...

Nov 02, 20142 Comments613 Views

Barb Honchak retained her Invicta flyweight title with a unanimous decision over Takayo Hashi at Invicta FC 9 on Saturday in Davenport, Iowa.

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Emotions Running High (Or Not at All) for M...

Oct 29, 201413 Comments634 Views

The emotions are heating up ahead of UFC Fight Night 55, as Michael Bisping exchanged words with Luke Rockhold this week.

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Cub Swanson ‘Assured’ He is No....

Oct 27, 201413 Comments680 Views

Regardless of Conor McGregor's ability to sell himself, Cub Swanson has apparently been told that he's next in line for a UFC featherweight title shot.

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For Phil Davis, Anderson Silva is His Brazi...

Oct 26, 20144 Comments1277 Views

Phil Davis went all in with his post-fight interview, applying his take on the call-out with a bold move in naming Anderson Silva.

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UFC 179 Results: Phil Davis Decisions Glove...

Oct 26, 20146 Comments1579 Views

Phil Davis fully applied his wrestling expertise and dominated Glover Teixeira for a unanimous decision in the co-main event at UFC 179 on Saturday.

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Bellator 130 Results: Emanuel Newton Reboun...

Oct 25, 2014No Comments1818 Views

Emanuel Newton retained his Bellator light heavyweight title, submitting Linton Vassell in the fifth round at Bellator 130 on Friday evening.

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Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano Confirmed for ...

Oct 22, 201412 Comments4551 Views

UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will defend her title against Cat Zingano at UFC 182 on Jan. 3, according to a report on Wednesday.

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Cain Velasquez Injured; Fabricio Werdum vs....

Oct 22, 201478 Comments6686 Views

UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez injured his knee during training and has been forced to withdraw from his title defense against Fabricio Werdum at UFC

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Report: War Machine Attempts Suicide in Cla...

Oct 19, 201423 Comments9860 Views

Former UFC and Bellator fighter Jon Koppenhaver, otherwise known as War Machine, attempted suicide in his Las Vegas jail cell on Wednesday, according to a

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Bellator 129 Results: Paul Bradley Grabs Un...

Oct 17, 20141 Comment2428 Views

Paul Bradley controlled Josh Neer a majority of three rounds, en route to a unanimous decision at Bellator 129 in Council Bluffs, Iowa, on Friday

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Renan Barao Returns, Faces Mitch Gagnon at ...

Oct 15, 201411 Comments2599 Views

Former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao will return to the Octagon with a fight against Mitch Gagnon on Dec. 20, officials announced on Wednesday evening.

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Chael Sonnen Unapologetic for Having a R...

Oct 15, 201424 Comments6054 Views

Former UFC middleweight Chael Sonnen is unapologetic for his use of performance-enhancing drugs that led to his retirement from fighting and the termination of his