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Top UFC Feeder Leagues Announce Merger

Sep 19, 20163 Comments474 Views

The two leading feeder organizations to UFC and Bellator are merging in 2017.

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Why Does BJ Penn Want to Return Now?

Sep 19, 20162 Comments572 Views

After seemingly ending his career, over the past two years, UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn has had time to reconsider. So, why come back

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Breaking Down Cris Cyborg’s UFC Headl...

Sep 19, 2016No Comments376 Views

Cris "Cyborg" Justino is preparing to headline her first UFC event ever. Tyron Woodley and Dan Hardy break down her match-up with Lina Lansberg.

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Bellator 161: Kongo vs. Johnson Fight Highl...

Sep 18, 2016No Comments450 Views

Check out the Bellator 161 fight highlights, where Cheick Kongo got the better of Tony Johnson, and former champ Joe Warren got back on the

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Michael Johnson Wants Big Fights and Conor ...

Sep 18, 201632 Comments509 Views

Michael Johnson got back in the win column on Saturday with a first-round knockout of seventh-ranked Dustin Poirier in the UFC Hidalgo main event.

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Dan Henderson: Why He’s Walking Away ...

Sep 18, 201612 Comments648 Views

Dan Henderson heads into his UFC 204 championship fight with Michael Bisping in a unique position. He knows it will be the final fight of

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Legacy FC 59 Results and Highlights: Fight ...

Sep 18, 2016No Comments336 Views

Trevin Giles finished a three-round war versus Ike Villanueva in the third round of a thrilling Legacy FC 59 main event.

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Derek Brunson Puts Bad Blood Behind Him; It...

Sep 18, 20163 Comments352 Views

No matter what Uriah Hall thinks, Derek Brunson is ready to put their bad blood behind him. The streaking middleweight has bigger reasons for fighting.

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Michael Johnson Explodes for Quick Finish (...

Sep 18, 20166 Comments453 Views

A lightweight fight between 155-pound contenders Dustin Poirier and Michael Johnson headlined Saturday's UFC Fight Night Hidalgo event in Texas.

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Michael Johnson Grabs UFC Hidalgo Fighter B...

Sep 18, 20163 Comments412 Views

UFC Fight Night Hidalgo is in the books and a few fighter performances stood above the rest on Saturday's fight card at the State Farm

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Derek Brunson Blasts Uriah Hall in Fast Fin...

Sep 18, 20163 Comments497 Views

Middleweight contenders Uriah Hall and Derek Brunson clashed in the UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Johnson co-main event on Saturday in Hidalgo, Texas.

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UFC Hidalgo Gate and Attendance Among Lowes...

Sep 18, 20161 Comment453 Views

The UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Johnson gate and attendance figures from State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas, were among the promotion's lowest of the

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Evan Dunham and Rick Glenn Went to War (UFC...

Sep 18, 2016No Comments363 Views

Rick Glenn impressed with his toughness, but Evan Dunham was ultimately too much for him. Watch the highlights from the UFC Hidalgo Fight of

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Chas Skelly’s Record-Setting Submissi...

Sep 17, 20161 Comment419 Views

Chas Skelly put Maximo Blanco away in record setting fashion at UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Johnson on Saturday in Hidalgo, Texas. Check out the

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Gabriel Benitez Puts Stubborn Sam Sicilia t...

Sep 17, 2016No Comments366 Views

Sam Sicilia refused to tap out, so Gabriel Benitez put him to sleep, when they met at UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Johnson on Saturday

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Belal Muhammad First to Finish Dodger Monta...

Sep 17, 2016No Comments353 Views

Belal Muhammad became the first fight to stop Augusto "Dodger" Montano, when they met at UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Johnson on Saturday in Hidalgo,

UFC Hidalgo Live Results and Fight Stats

UFC Hidalgo: Poirier vs. Johnson Live Resul...

Sep 17, 201611 Comments678 Views

Follow along for UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Johnson full live results and fight stats. First fight is scheduled for 7 p.m. ET on Saturday,

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Knockout Radio Podcast: Mickey Gall, Damaci...

Sep 17, 2016No Comments299 Views

Listen to the Knockout Radio as Randy Harris and the crew broadcast talk with Mickey Gall, Damacio Page, Dustin Poirier, Ray Sefo, and Tim Sylvia.

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Sam Sicilia: ‘I’ve Always Had K...

Sep 17, 2016No Comments333 Views

Featherweight Sam Sicilia looks to showcase his one-shot knockout power when he takes on Gabriel Benitez at UFC Fight Night Hidalgo on Saturday.

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Uriah Hall vs. Derek Brunson UFC Hidalgo Pr...

Sep 17, 2016No Comments336 Views

Go inside the UFC Fight Night Hidalgo middleweight matchup between No. 9 ranked Uriah Hall and No. 10 ranked Derek Brunson before they clash on

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Michael Johnson: ‘This is My Time to ...

Sep 17, 2016No Comments317 Views

Headlining into the Fight Night Hidalgo main event against Dustin Poirier, lightweight contender Michael Johnson knows this is his time to shine.

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Why Did Chael Sonnen Return to Fight for Be...

Sep 16, 201615 Comments707 Views

A day after Chael Sonnen inked a deal to return to MMA to fight for Bellator, not the UFC, the American Gangster hosted a throng

Chael Sonnen and Ronda Rousey - UFC 175 presser

Ronda Rousey Fought Chael Sonnen? Sonnen Te...

Sep 16, 2016No Comments879 Views

Chael Sonnen, who is returning to the fight game in 2016 with Bellator, tells the tale of the time he and Ronda Rousey allegedly fought

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UFC Fight Night Hidalgo Weigh-In Video

Sep 16, 2016No Comments293 Views

The 24 fighters competing on Saturday's UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Johnson fight card in Hidalgo, Texas, weighed in on Friday.

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UFC Hidalgo Weigh-in Results: Dustin Poirie...

Sep 16, 2016No Comments454 Views

UFC Fight Night 94: Poirier vs. Johnson is set following Friday's official weigh-ins in Hidalgo, Texas.

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Watch the UFC Fight Night Hidalgo Weigh-in ...

Sep 16, 2016No Comments319 Views

Watch the official weigh-in for Fight Night Hidalgo streaming live from the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas at 5 p.m. ET.

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Bellator 161: Kongo vs. Johnson Weigh-in Vi...

Sep 16, 20164 Comments531 Views

The Bellator 161: Kongo vs. Johnson weigh-in took place on Thursday, Sept. 15. Watch the full weigh-in and check out the full results.

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Dan Hardy Looking to Return to the UFC at L...

Sep 15, 201613 Comments580 Views

Former UFC welterweight title contender Dan Hardy was forced to step away from fighting in early 2013 after being diagnosed with a rare heart condition.

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Dustin Poirier: ‘I Could Beat Every L...

Sep 15, 201612 Comments466 Views

Lightweight contender Dustin Poirier opens up about the fight game. "The Diamond" faces Michael Johnson in the main event at Fight Night Hidalgo on Saturday.

CM Punk talks to Mickey Gall after loss

What CM Punk Said to Mickey Gall After the ...

Sep 15, 20163 Comments622 Views

See and hear the exchange after the fight between CM Punk and Mickey Gall, and watch the disappointment by those close to Alistair Overeem after