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

Mar 01, 20155 Comments109 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, 2015No Comments169 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, 2015No Comments165 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, 201516 Comments408 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, 20152 Comments325 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, 2015No Comments360 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, 2015No Comments418 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, 20155 Comments538 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, 2015No Comments477 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, 20155 Comments843 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, 2015No Comments630 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, 20153 Comments647 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, 20155 Comments902 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, 20141 Comment841 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, 2014No Comments1427 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, 20145 Comments848 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, 2014No Comments714 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, 2014No Comments917 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 off1138 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.

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2015 IMMAF Championships of Amateur MMA set...

Nov 27, 2014Comments off1072 Views

The 2015 IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA are set for Las Vegas, Nevada.

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Super Fight League Set for Second Fight Car...

Nov 26, 2014Comments off871 Views

Super Fight League will make their return to the U.S. next month.

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Four-Man Featherweight Tourney Highlights O...

Nov 23, 2014Comments off860 Views

A four-man, one-night featherweight tournament highlights ONE FC: Dynasty of Champions on Dec. 19 in Beijing, China.

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Tito Ortiz vs. Stephan Bonnar Sets TV Ratin...

Nov 18, 2014Comments off1736 Views

Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar didn't do much to shake up the MMA world, but they did draw a record number of viewers to Spike

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Bellator Invites Fans to Numerous Bellator ...

Nov 05, 2014Comments off1059 Views

Bellator is inviting fans and media to be a part of Bellator 131 Fight Week, emanating from San Diego beginning on Wednesday, November 12.

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Tom DeBlass Out with Bad Cut, Joe Vedepo Ta...

Nov 03, 2014Comments off1199 Views

With Tom DeBlass out of his fight with King Mo Lawal due to a severe cut, Joe Vedepo has stepped up to take his place.

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Full Bellator 131 End-of-Season Fight Card ...

Nov 02, 2014Comments off1075 Views

The full card for Bellator 131 has been finalized, featuring Tito Ortiz vs. Stephan Bonnar, as well as a lightweight title fight.

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RFA 21 Will Be in So-Cal to Crown a New Lig...

Oct 28, 2014Comments off1154 Views

RFA president Ed Soares announced on Tuesday that the next RFA lightweight champion will be crowned in his promotion's next trip to southern California in

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Platinum Selling Rock Artists and Mixed Mar...

Oct 20, 2014Comments off2101 Views

Prize Fighting Championship announced a combination rock concert an MMA event, PFC 7: Rock N Rumble, for Nov. 21 at the National Western Complex in

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UFC Vet Nam Phan Signs to Fight Mike Richma...

Oct 18, 2014Comments off3051 Views

Bellator 131 is set to kick off with a bang as two explosive bantamweights are set to square off to open the main card on

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Sold-Out UFC 180: Velasquez vs. Werdum to A...

Oct 16, 2014Comments off5525 Views

UFC returns to movie theaters nationwide on Sat., Nov. 15 as Fathom Events and UFC bring UFC 180: Velasquez vs. Werdum, the UFC’s first-ever event