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Eight Man Flyweight Tournament to Get Under...

Jan 19, 2014Comments off146 Views

The first VTJ (Vale Tudo Japan) card of 2014 is set for Feb. 23. It features an eight-man flyweight tournament, which four of Japan’s top

Riki Fukuda

Riki Fukuda Stops Hee Seung Kim in Second R...

Jan 18, 2014Comments off246 Views

Road FC Korea - 1 was the promotion’s first card of 2014 and saw UFC vet Riki Fukuda take on Hee Seung Kim in the

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Eddie Ng vs. Kamal Shalorus & Andrew L...

Jan 15, 2014Comments off440 Views

ONE FC: War of Nations is set for Stadium Negara in Kuala Lumpur on March 14 and two more fights have been booked: Eddie Ng

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ONE FC: War of Nations Features Nobutatsu S...

Jan 13, 2014Comments off333 Views

Asia’s biggest MMA promotion on Monday announced its first show of the year with ONE FC: War of Nations set for Stadium Negara in Kuala

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Shinya Aoki Plans to Defend ONE FC Lightwei...

Jan 11, 2014Comments off234 Views

Weight issues are on a lot of people’s minds in January, but few people can be paying more precise attention to the issue at present

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Road FC – Korea 1 Full Fight Card Reveale...

Jan 09, 2014Comments off233 Views

The full fight card for the first of Road FC’s new monthly events has been revealed and it features a couple of recognizable Korean fighters

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Former Bellator Champ Ben Askren Contemplat...

Jan 08, 2014Comments off190 Views

Undefeated former Bellator champion Ben Askren says that he "definitely thought about" retirement before signing a lucrative two-year, six-fight contract with One FC.

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Takenori Sato Replaces Injured Nate Loughra...

Jan 08, 2014Comments off206 Views

Welterweight King of Pancrase Takenori Sato is set to make his UFC debut next month as a late replacement for the injured Nate Loughran.

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Hyun Gyu Lim Eager to Make Most of Elevatio...

Jan 03, 2014Comments off257 Views

Being elevated to UFC Singapore main event status was a welcome surprise for Korean fighter Hyun Guy Lim, and he's eager to make the most

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From Teenage Father to One FC Title Challen...

Jan 01, 2014Comments off237 Views

It's been a long and winding road to the UFC, but having paid his dues, former One FC title challenger Leandro Issa is on the

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UFC 168 Results: Ronda Rousey Does It Again...

Dec 29, 2013Comments off266 Views

Miesha Tate took her into deeper waters than anyone ever has, but the result was the same once again, as Ronda Rousey retained her UFC

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UFC 168 Results: Jim Miller Scores First-Ro...

Dec 28, 2013Comments off130 Views

Lightweight Jim Miller returned to his winning ways at UFC 168 on Saturday night with a first-round submission victory over Fabricio Camoes.

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Shinya Aoki To Face Toshikatsu Harada at IG...

Dec 17, 2013Comments off170 Views

Shinya Aoki’s opponent for the New Year’s Eve IGF (Inoki Genome Federation) event was revealed to be Japanese journeyman Toshikatsu Harada.

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Road FC Kicks Off Busy Year with Road FC &#...

Dec 17, 2013Comments off199 Views

Riki Fukuda will be back in action for the first time since his UFC release when he headlines Road FC – Korea 1 on Jan.

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Herbert Burns On Stepping Up to Make Succes...

Dec 16, 2013Comments off115 Views

Herbert Burns didn't care who the opponent was, nor that he had to take a fight on short notice. He was ready for his recent

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Shinya Aoki and Satoru Kitaoka Added to IGF...

Dec 10, 2013Comments off209 Views

IGF has added Shinya Aoki and Satoru Kitaoka to it's New Year's Eve fight card in Tokyo, which is headlined by Satoshi Ishii vs. Kazuyuki

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One FC 13 Results: Koji Oishi Retains Belt,...

Dec 06, 2013Comments off165 Views

Koji Oishi stopped Honorio Banario in the third round of their featherweight title rematch in the main event of ONE FC: Moment of Truth on

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One FC 13 Moment of Truth Weigh-in Photos

Dec 05, 2013Comments off628 Views

ONE FC 13: Moment of Truth weigh-in photos from Manila, Philippines, where featherweight champ Koji Oishi rematches challenger Honorio Banario.

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Former Bellator Champ Ben Askren Joins Evol...

Dec 01, 2013Comments off339 Views

Undefeated former Bellator champion Ben Askren has joined the Evolve MMA fight team, spurring speculation that he may be considering One FC for his next

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Bekbulat Magomedov Defeats Wang Guan in a B...

Dec 01, 2013Comments off168 Views

Bekbulat Magomedov was brought in by RUFF to test undefeated 145-pound champion Wang Guan. It was an examination that the Chinese fighter failed.

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Leandro Issa vs. Russell Doane Added to UFC...

Nov 30, 2013Comments off261 Views

A bantamweight battle between Leandro Issa (11-3) and Russell Doane (12-3) has been added to the UFC Fight Night 34 fight card in Singapore.

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UFC Signs Leandro Issa, Dave Galera and Roy...

Nov 26, 2013Comments off197 Views

The UFC has snapped up three fighters currently competing in Asia, but failed in attempts to pry two more away from Asian juggernaut ONE FC.

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Leandro Ataides Hoping for a 2014 One FC Mi...

Nov 26, 2013Comments off355 Views

After a successful debut at One FC: Warrior Spirit, Leandro Ataides would like to take a step up and challenge Melvin Manhoef.

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Leandro Issa Looking to Send Message to Bib...

Nov 23, 2013Comments off212 Views

Leandro Issa is looking to send a message to One FC bantamweight champion Bibiano Fernandes, and he plans to do it in his fight with

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Kyoji Horiguchi Talks UFC Debut and the Mov...

Nov 19, 2013Comments off170 Views

Kyoji Horiguchi, the best bantamweight in Asia, made a move to the UFC, and now he's moving again... down to the flyweight division.

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Hong Kong Based Promotion Legend FC to Ceas...

Nov 18, 2013Comments off225 Views

Hong Kong based mixed martial arts promotion Legend Fighting Championship is reportedly closing up shop.

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RUFF CEO Joel Resnick Confirms UFC Target B...

Nov 15, 2013Comments off212 Views

Bekbulat Magomedov may be headed to UFC Fight Night 34 in January, but RUFF CEO Joel Resnick told MMAWeekly.com, he must first honor his RUFF

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ONE FC Warrior Spirit Results: Yusup Saadul...

Nov 15, 2013Comments off135 Views

Yusup Saadulaev stepped up to face Adriano Moraes on very short notice in the main event of ONE FC: Warrior Spirit and the Russian was

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Will Chope and Bekbulat Magomedov Headed to...

Nov 13, 2013Comments off220 Views

Will Chope will put his 14-fight winning streak on the line when he takes on unbeaten Russian Bekbulat Magomedov at UFC Fight Night 34 in

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After a Year Off, Brian Ebersole Ready to R...

Nov 12, 2013Comments off158 Views

Following more than a year out of the Octagon, Brian Ebersole is set to return at UFC 167 to begin his climb back up the