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The Ultimate Fighter Latin America 2 Cast R...

Apr 22, 2015Comments off1257 Views

The UFC on Wednesday unveiled the full cast for the second season of The Ultimate Fighter Latin America.

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TUF 21: American Top Team vs. Blackzilians ...

Apr 22, 2015Comments off618 Views

The Ultimate Fighter: American Top Team vs. Blackzilians returns to FOX Sports 1 today, April 22 (10:00 PM ET) with a 90-minute premiere.

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Cheick Kongo vs. Alexander Volkov Heavyweig...

Apr 21, 2015Comments off838 Views

Cheick Kongo and former Bellator champion Alexander Volkov will stand toe-to-toe in the Bellator MMA cage on June 26.

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UFC Continues to Go After New York, Hires F...

Apr 21, 2015Comments off568 Views

UFC has retained the former U.S. Solicitor General to appeal a judge's decision to dismiss its lawsuit challenging the legality of New York’s ban on

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International MMA Federation Adopts Anti-Do...

Apr 20, 2015Comments off406 Views

The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation is adopting an anti-doping policy based on the World Anti-Doping Code and Standards.

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Bellator Inks Brazilian Standout Toninho Fu...

Apr 14, 2015Comments off453 Views

Bellator MMA officials are proud to announce the addition of exciting Brazilian featherweight prospect Gleristone "Toninho Furia" Santos.

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Judge Dismisses UFC’s Lawsuit Against...

Mar 31, 2015Comments off1190 Views

A New York judge has dismissed UFC's lawsuit against the state for what the MMA promotion called a technicality.

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Bobby Lashley Inks Long-Term Extension with...

Mar 21, 2015Comments off452 Views

Bellator MMA announced on Friday that superstar heavyweight Bobby Lashley (12-2) has signed a long-term contract extension with the promotion.

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UFC Taking Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor on ...

Mar 16, 2015Comments off1476 Views

Undisputed UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo and challenger Conor McGregor will embark on a world press tour spanning eight cities in five countries.

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The Ultimate Fighter Tryouts Move to April ...

Mar 11, 2015Comments off2413 Views

Official tryouts for the upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter are now scheduled to take place in Las Vegas on Monday, April 27.

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UFC 184 and NASCAR Lead Fox Sports 1 to TV ...

Mar 04, 2015Comments off1370 Views

FOX Sports 1 leveraged an exciting day of NASCAR racing and UFC 184 coverage to an impressive top-10 mark in viewership on Saturday.

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TUF 21 Pits American Top Team vs. Blackzili...

Mar 01, 2015Comments off1370 Views

Putting a little twist on things, The Ultimate Fighter 21 pits American Top Team vs. Blackzilians for a $500,000 prize.

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UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs. Mir Propels FO...

Feb 25, 2015Comments off992 Views

FOX Sports 1 was the No. 1 ad-supported cable sports network in prime time on Sunday night, according to Nielsen, driven by UFC Bigfoot vs.

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DraftKings Becomes Official UFC Fantasy MMA...

Feb 25, 2015Comments off805 Views

Current MMAWeekly.com sponsor, DraftKings has become an official UFC Fantasy MMA partner.

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Threat Forces UFC to Withdraw Support of Eu...

Feb 13, 2015Comments off1078 Views

Not wanting to jeopardize the dreams of Olympic hopefuls, a threat has forced the UFC to withdraw its support of the European Judo Championships.

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WSOF Announces Matt Hamill vs. Vinny Magalh...

Feb 12, 2015Comments off397 Views

WSOF on Thursday announced its next two events, the first featuring Matt Hamill vs. Vinny Magalhaes, and the second pitting Yushin Okami vs. Ryan Ford.

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Robbie Lawler, Luke Rockhold, Others Share ...

Jan 30, 2015Comments off821 Views

The Paradise Warrior Retreat will bring UFC world champions and MMA legends to the LA Convention Center on February 7th and 8th.

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Welterweight Title Fight Headlines RFA 24 i...

Jan 29, 2015Comments off1039 Views

A battle for the welterweight title headlines RFA 24, as the promotion returns to Minnesota in March.

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Invicta 11 Fight Card Released, Cris Cyborg...

Jan 27, 2015Comments off1191 Views

Cris Cyborg headlines as Invicta Fighting Championships on Tuesday released the full fight card for Invicta FC 11, which takes place alongside UFC 184 in

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Joe Murphy vs. Tarrion Ware Headlines RFA 2...

Jan 25, 2015Comments off1075 Views

Joe Murphy and Tarrion Ware headline, as Resurrection Fighting Alliance returns to southern California for RFA 23: Murphy vs. Ware.

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King Mo vs. Cheick Kongo Replaces Bobby Las...

Jan 21, 2015Comments off2534 Views

With Bobby Lashley injured, Bellator officials announced King Mo vs. Cheick Kongo for Bellator 134. Also Andre Santos steps in against Paul Daley.

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UFC Broadcast Ban in Germany Deemed Illegit...

Jan 09, 2015Comments off1110 Views

The Administrative Court in Munich, Germany ruled the current broadcast ban declared by the Bavarian State Media Authority (BLM) on UFC events as ‘illegitimate.’

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TV Ratings for UFC 182 Prelims Make it Seco...

Jan 08, 2015Comments off837 Views

Following a strong December that saw the fourth most-watched UFC FIGHT NIGHT on FOX Sports 1 on Saturday, Dec. 20, the momentum continued into January.

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UFC Fight Pass Acquires Rights to Cage Rage...

Jan 03, 2015Comments off2022 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship announced on Saturday that it has acquired the rights to add several thousand more fights to its UFC Fight Pass service.

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Tuff-N-Uff Kicks Off 2015 by Sending Two Fi...

Dec 26, 2014Comments off914 Views

Kicking off 2015 with a bang, the Las Vegas-based Tuff-N-Uff will deliver two more professional female fighters to the Invicta FC organization.

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UFC Partners with TSN, RDS, and Fight Netwo...

Dec 23, 2014Comments off2379 Views

TSN, RDS, Fight Network and UFC on Monday announced a new multi-year agreement for Canadian media rights to UFC global events.

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Jon Jones Featured as Part of New Fantasy M...

Dec 23, 2014Comments off1369 Views

Jon Jones has partnered up with DraftKings for the launch of a new daily fantasy contest for mixed martial arts.

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UFC Announces New General Manager of Asia

Dec 22, 2014Comments off1207 Views

The UFC on Monday announced the appointment of Kenneth K. Berger as its Executive Vice President and General Manager of Asia.

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World MMA Awards Returns to The Venetian La...

Dec 20, 2014Comments off1654 Views

The World MMA Awards will return to The Venetian Las Vegas in late January.

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Reebok and UFC Partner to Provide UFC Fight...

Dec 02, 2014Comments off2293 Views

Reebok and the UFC on Tuesday announced a partnership for the fitness company to provide fighter uniforms and fan apparel for the MMA juggernaut.