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Carla Esparza Replaces Injured Jessica Agui...

Mar 29, 20162 Comments546 Views

On Tuesday, the UFC announced that former strawweight champion Carla Esparza would step in for the injured Jessica Aguilar and take on Juliana Lima at

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Quick Hit Video: Paige VanZant Lights Up Da...

Mar 29, 20164 Comments611 Views

UFC fighter Paige VanZant lit up Dancing With the Stars on Monday night, despite a last-minute change.

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Police Body Cam Video of Jon Jones Arguing ...

Mar 28, 201682 Comments778 Views

Video of former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones being pulled over and cited for street racing and other infractions surfaced on Monday.

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UFC 197 Free Fight: Demetrious Johnson Knoc...

Mar 28, 2016No Comments583 Views

Demetrious Johnson defended his belt for the third time when he knocked out Joseph Benavidez in 2013.

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Hector Lombard Returning to Middleweight Af...

Mar 28, 20167 Comments429 Views

Hector Lombard, a former Bellator middleweight champion, announced that he's returning to the 185-pound division.

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Chris Weidman Video: Luke Rockhold Rematch ...

Mar 27, 201610 Comments706 Views

"This is a do or die fight for me. This is my career on the line. This is everything. This is bigger than my Anderson

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Cat Zingano Teases ‘Epic’ Summe...

Mar 27, 201610 Comments673 Views

Cat Zingano promises and epic fight when she returns to the Octagon this summer, but admitted it wouldn't be against current champion Miesha Tate.

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Legacy FC 52 Results and Highlights: Matt S...

Mar 27, 20161 Comment554 Views

Legacy FC 52 delivered show-stopping finishes in all six televised fights, capped off by Matt Schnell’s armbar submission victory to win the interim flyweight title.

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Chael Sonnen Breaks Down Recent Grappling M...

Mar 27, 2016No Comments772 Views

Chael Sonnen breaks down his recent grappling match with Michael Bisping.

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UFC 197 Free Fight: Jon Jones Defends His B...

Mar 26, 20167 Comments942 Views

Jon Jones defended his belt successfully against Daniel Cormier in their first meeting at UFC 182. Now it's Cormier who owns the 205-pound belt heading

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Could Chuck Liddell and Jon Jones Throw Dow...

Mar 26, 201619 Comments824 Views

No, Chuck Liddell vs. Jon Jones isn't seriously an option for the first UFC event in New York, but yes, there was a beef between

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Fedor: I Have Told the UFC Many Times That ...

Mar 26, 201657 Comments1038 Views

Although he didn't emerge from retirement with a UFC deal in hand, Fedor says he still wants to fight Fabricio Werdum and hasn't closed the

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Quick Hit: Conor McGregor Hints at Nate Dia...

Mar 26, 20163 Comments551 Views

As speculation about Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor rematching at UFC 200 has hit a fever pitch, McGregor has added some fuel to the fire.

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Two Unbeaten Light Heavyweights Collide at ...

Mar 26, 20162 Comments587 Views

A bout between two undefeated light heavyweight up and comers has been added to the UFC 199 fight card.

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UFC Fight Night 85 Medical Suspensions: Sev...

Mar 25, 2016No Comments520 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship acted as its own athletic commission for UFC Fight Night 85 in Brisbane, Australia on March 20 and released the medical

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RIZIN FF Announces Five New Bouts and the S...

Mar 25, 20162 Comments573 Views

RIZIN FF, the promotion led by former PRIDE FC head Nobuyuki Sakakibara, announced yesterday, that it has inked five new bouts for its event

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Bellator 155: Carvalho vs. Manhoef Main Car...

Mar 25, 20161 Comment314 Views

A lightweight bout pitting Marcin Held against Dave Jansen and a heavyweight contest pairing Chase Gormley versus Joey Beltran have been added to the Bellator

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Venator FC Adds Six Fighters to Growing Ros...

Mar 24, 20169 Comments633 Views

After the recent signing of controversial fighters as Rousimar Palhares and Jason "Mayhem" Miller, Venator Fighting Championship's roster continues to grow.

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UFC Renews Partnership with Harley-Davidson...

Mar 24, 2016No Comments513 Views

UFC today announced the renewal of its longstanding partnership with Harley-Davidson via multi-year extension.

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Michael Page vs. Jeremie Holloway Completes...

Mar 24, 2016No Comments506 Views

A welterweight pairing pitting Michael Page (9-0) against Jeremie Holloway (7-1) completes the main card of Bellator 153: Koreshkov vs. Henderson on April 22 at

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1995 All Over Again: NY State Assemblyman C...

Mar 23, 201624 Comments806 Views

During Tuesday's vote by the New York State Assembly that passed legislation legalizing MMA in the state, one assemblyman compared the sport to gay porn.

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Nate Diaz vs. Conor McGregor 2 Nearing Fina...

Mar 22, 201679 Comments909 Views

It appears that momentum towards a rematch between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor at UFC 200 is quickly building, as contracts have reportedly been issued.

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AUDIO: UFC Media Conference Call About New ...

Mar 22, 20161 Comment342 Views

Hear UFC executives and former middleweight champion Chris Weidman discuss the New York State Assembly passing legislation to legalize MMA in New York.

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UFC Applauds as New York State Assembly Ope...

Mar 22, 2016No Comments647 Views

UFC Chief Executive Officer Lorenzo Fertitta issued a passionate statement thanking the New York Assembly for opening the door to legalized MMA in the state.

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Bellator Issues Statement on MMA Legalizati...

Mar 22, 20161 Comment337 Views

On Tuesday, Bellator issued a statement as the State of New York passed legislation that will allow the sport of mixed martial arts to emanate

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Listen to the UFC Executive Media Conferenc...

Mar 22, 2016No Comments369 Views

Listen to UFC executives discuss the New York State Assembly passing legislation to legalize MMA in New York live at 6:30 p.m. ET.

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Brent Primus vs. Toninho Furia Added to Bel...

Mar 22, 20161 Comment579 Views

The main card line-up for Bellator 153: Koreshkov vs. Henderson on April 22 continues to grow, with today’s addition of Brent Primus versus “Toninho

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Ken Shamrock and Kimbo Slice Tested Positiv...

Mar 21, 201610 Comments626 Views

Ken Shamrock and Kimbo Slice each tested positive on their Bellator 149 drug tests. On Monday, it was revealed that both tested positive for steroids.

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Randy Couture Helps Rescue Family from Car ...

Mar 21, 20164 Comments834 Views

Former UFC champion Randy Couture reportedly help rescue a family from a car crash, while in Mexico to film a new movie.

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VIDEO: Paige VanZant and Mark Ballas Ready ...

Mar 21, 20161 Comment678 Views

Paige VanZant makes her Dancing with the Stars debut on Monday night with partner Mark Ballas. Check out this behind the scenes sneak peak with