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UFC Going All In, Aiming for Two Events in ...

Mar 22, 20167 Comments497 Views

Almost as surprising as MMA finally gaining passage in New York is UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta revealing the possibility of two events in New York

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New York Becomes Final State to Legalize MM...

Mar 22, 201611 Comments646 Views

Hell might have just frozen over, as New York on Tuesday became the final state in the U.S. to legalize mixed martial arts.

Rousimar Palhares

Rousimar Palhares, Still Under Suspension, ...

Mar 22, 20162 Comments408 Views

Venator Fighting Championship on Tuesday announced that it has signed suspended welterweight Rousimar Palhares to fight at its May 21 even in Milan.

Neil Magny

UFC Fight Night 85 Results: Neil Magny Beco...

Mar 20, 20162 Comments497 Views

Combing back from the brink of defeat, Neil Magny became the first fight in Hector Lombard's 40-plus-fight career to finish the Cuban-Australian fighter.

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UFC Fight Night 85 Results: Bec Rawlings Ta...

Mar 19, 20163 Comments646 Views

Bec Rawlings edged out Seo Hee Ham on her home turf in Australia at UFC Fight Night 85 on Saturday night.

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Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz 2 Possible for...

Mar 19, 201652 Comments772 Views

If the plan comes together, it appears that the UFC 200 headliner could be the same bout that headlined UFC 196. Could Conor McGregor get

Jessica Aguilar

Jessica Aguilar Tears ACL, Off UFC 197: Cor...

Mar 19, 20161 Comment517 Views

Jessica Aguilar is out of her scheduled UFC 197: Cormier vs. Jones 2 bout with Juliana Lima.

Donald Cerrone vs Patrick Cote

UFC Announces Donald Cerrone vs. Patrick Co...

Mar 18, 20163 Comments499 Views

The UFC on Friday announced a pivotal welterweight bout pitting Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone against Patrick Cote as the promotion debuts in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Anderson Silva

It’s a Lock! Anderson Silva vs. Uriah...

Mar 17, 201610 Comments717 Views

It's been nearly seven years since Anderson Silva fought on a UFC card when he wasn't in the headlining bout, but it's about to happen

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Will the UFC Finally Pull the Trigger on a ...

Mar 17, 201622 Comments743 Views

Cris "Cyborg" Justino has been dreaming of the day she fights in the Octagon. Is the UFC about to pull the trigger on making it

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Anderson Silva Targeted for UFC 198 in Braz...

Mar 16, 201612 Comments435 Views

As the UFC prepares for its biggest event to date in Brazil, the promotion's matchmakers are working overtime to try and line up a fight

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Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller Arrested ...

Mar 16, 201623 Comments658 Views

UFC and Strikeforce veteran Jason "Mayhem" Miller finds himself behind bars once again, but this time, he might remain there for a while.

Justin Gaethje

Colorado Lifts WSOF Champ Justin Gaethje...

Mar 16, 20162 Comments772 Views

Less than 24 hours after Justin Gaethje's indefinite suspension was revealed to the public, it has been lifted.

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New York Expected to Vote On and Pass MMA L...

Mar 15, 201614 Comments440 Views

New York currently remains the lone holdout to legalization of mixed martial arts in the United States, but that could all change next week.

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Top-Heavy UFC 199 Gets Pivotal Lightweight ...

Mar 14, 20162 Comments439 Views

A pivotal lightweight bout has been added to the UFC 199: Rockhold vs. Weidman 2 fight card slated for June 4 at the Staples Center

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Shogun Out of Rashad Evans Bout, Glover Tei...

Mar 09, 20166 Comments520 Views

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua has been forced out of a planned UFC on FOX 19 bout with Rashad Evans.

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Holly Holm Wants Rematch with Miesha Tate a...

Mar 09, 201639 Comments954 Views

Holly Holm doubles down on her call for an immediate rematch with new UFC champion Miesha Tate.

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Chris Leben’s MMA Return Nixed Due to...

Mar 08, 201610 Comments689 Views

UFC veteran Chris "the Crippler" Leben's return to fighting under the Bellator banner has been nixed following the discovery that he has a severe heart

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Amanda Nunes Wants First Shot at Miesha Tat...

Mar 08, 20166 Comments612 Views

UFC president Dana White may have indicated that Ronda Rousey as probably next for Miesha Tate, but Amanda Nunes begs to differ.

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Recent Bellator Signee Wanderlei Silva Inks...

Mar 07, 20163 Comments532 Views

Recent Bellator MMA signee Wanderlei Silva on Monday inked another fight contract, this time with Japan’s Rizin FF.

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UFC 196 Results: Siyar Bahadurzada Returns,...

Mar 05, 2016No Comments391 Views

After more than two years out of the Octagon, Siyar Bahadurzada returned at UFC 196 to submit Brandon Thatch.

Diego Sanchez

UFC 196 Results: Diego Sanchez Plays it Saf...

Mar 05, 2016No Comments520 Views

With both men losing three out of four fights heading into UFC 196, Diego Sanchez didn't take any big risks, but got the win over

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Conor McGregor is the UFC’s First Mil...

Mar 05, 201610 Comments386 Views

Win or lose, featherweight champion Conor McGregor is poised to become the UFC's first $1 million man when he steps in the Octagon with Nate

Dominick Cruz

Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber Trilogy Co-H...

Mar 04, 20166 Comments581 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Friday made the trilogy bout that many have been waiting for a reality, as Dominick Cruz will fight Urijah Faber.

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Logan Storley Shares Brock Lesnar’s F...

Mar 04, 2016No Comments423 Views

Four-time All-American Logan Storley shares many of the same wrestling roots at Brock Lesnar, but he's blazing his own mixed martial arts trail.

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BREAKING: Bellator Confirms Wanderlei Silva...

Mar 02, 201615 Comments592 Views

Although he remains under suspension by the Nevada Athletic Commission, Wanderlei Silva has signed a fight contract with Bellator MMA.

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Matt Mitrione Filing Grievance to Have Trav...

Feb 29, 201611 Comments701 Views

Matt Mitrione has had an up-and-down career in the Octagon, but doesn't believe that his most recent low, a loss to Travis Browne, was justified.

Michael Bisping

Michael Bisping Realizes a Dream, Puts His ...

Feb 27, 201624 Comments688 Views

Michael Bisping overcame nearly being finished in the third round to realize a dream to defeat one of the greatest fighters of all time.

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UFC Fight Night 84 Results: Battered, Blood...

Feb 27, 201614 Comments677 Views

Michael Bisping overcomes a near finish to steal the fight and upset Anderson Silva at UFC Fight Night 84.

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Kendall Grove Heads into Bellator 150 Knowi...

Feb 26, 2016No Comments277 Views

Former Ultimate Fighter winner Kendall Grove heads into the final fight of his Bellator contract on Friday night knowing everything is on the line.