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Gilbert Melendez ‘Bummed’ for F...

Sep 24, 2012Comments off157 Views

In five days, Gilbert Melendez was set to once again put his Strikeforce lightweight title on the line, but instead he's going to be starting

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Jorge Masvidal: Will Fight for Food

Sep 16, 2012Comments off226 Views

With no fights on the horizon, Jorge Masvidal says he's close to holding out a sign that says "Will Fight for Food" or going back

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Sarah Kaufman Disappointed in Loss to Ronda...

Sep 02, 2012Comments off207 Views

Following her disappointing 54-second submission loss to Ronda Rousey on Aug. 18, former bantamweight champ Sarah Kaufman will make a quick turn and next fight

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Bruno Carvalho Happy to Show Complete MMA G...

Aug 30, 2012Comments off110 Views

Bruno Carvalho has no problem showing off his complete MMA game, but that's only if you can stop him from knocking you out first.

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Sterling Ford Headlines CageSport, Not Rush...

Jul 13, 2012Comments off95 Views

Content, for now, to headline at regional promotions like Saturday night's CageSport XX, Sterling Ford not rushing into the brighter lights of the world stage.

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Duane Ludwig vs. Che Mills at UFC: Nottingh...

Jun 19, 2012Comments off126 Views

A welterweight bout between Duane Ludwig and Che Mills is the latest fight added to the UFC's return to England on Sept. 29.

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Demetrious Johnson Avoids Surgery After Sec...

Jun 18, 2012Comments off229 Views

There is one hurdle down in making the first ever UFC flyweight title fight after Demetrious Johnson found out he's avoiding potential surgery for a

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Eye Surgery in the Past, Derek Brunson̵...

Jun 15, 2012Comments off93 Views

After starting off his career with 11victories in 11 fights over a two-year span, the last seven months have been the lowest point for Derek

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Will Ronda Rousey Become MMA’s Lucia ...

May 06, 2012Comments off311 Views

Despite her rocketing stardom in the Strikeforce bubble, can Ronda Rousey break into mainstream stardom that typically eludes women in combat sports?

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Derek Brunson Targeted for July Return to S...

May 01, 2012Comments off89 Views

Following the disappointment surrounding a canceled fight in March, Strikeforce middleweight Derek Brunson cannot wait to get back in action.

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King Mo Lawal Released from Strikeforce

Mar 27, 2012Comments off203 Views

Muhammed 'King Mo' Lawal's day on Tuesday went from bad to worse after receiving his punishment from the Nevada Athletic Commission as he was then

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Following Latest Win, Tom “Kong”...

Mar 25, 2012Comments off107 Views

Following his win over Jack Marshman at BAMMA 9, Tom "Kong" Watson discussed the victory and what the next step is for him in his

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UFC on FX 4 Fight Card Growing: Riddle vs. ...

Mar 21, 2012Comments off81 Views

The UFC on FX 4 fight card continues to grow with a couple of welterweight battles pitting Matt Riddle vs. Luis “Beicao” Ramos and Rick

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Big Win Doesn’t Blind Lumumba Sayers

Mar 08, 2012Comments off93 Views

Despite a big win over UFC veteran Scott Smith at Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey, Lumumba Sayers isn't being fooled into believing that his ship has

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Invicta Looks to Build Women’s MMA Lo...

Feb 23, 2012Comments off170 Views

Invicta FC co-founder Shannon Knapp is putting a plan in action to build women's MMA for the long-term, working alongside, not against, promotions like Strikeforce

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Robert Peralta Out of UFC on FX 2

Feb 02, 2012Comments off81 Views

Mackens Semerzier vs. Robert Peralta 2 will have to wait for another day.

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Leonard Garcia Injured and Out of UFC 144

Jan 30, 2012Comments off153 Views

UFC 144 is starting to feel the sting of injuries as Leonard Garcia is the latest to fall victim, forcing him out of his scheduled

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UFC 146 Lands in Atlanta on April 21

Jan 10, 2012Comments off102 Views

For the first time in nearly four years, the UFC will be returning to Atlanta as the promotion lands there on April 21 for UFC

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Ricardo Lamas Injured; Poirier Awaits Third...

Dec 29, 2011Comments off182 Views

Dustin Poirier once again needs an opponent for UFC 143.

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Injuries Bite UFC on Fox 2 Card

Dec 26, 2011Comments off127 Views

Injuries have hit the upcoming UFC on Fox 2 card in Chicago.

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Ricardo Lamas Steps in to Face Dustin Poiri...

Dec 21, 2011Comments off127 Views

It didn't take long for UFC matchmaker Sean Shelby to find a replacement to step in and face Dustin Poirier at UFC 143.

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Erik Koch Injured; Dustin Poirier Awaits Ne...

Dec 20, 2011Comments off296 Views

The next contender at featherweight might have been determined at UFC 143, but now one of the fighters is out of the bout with potential

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Ronda Rousey Needs a Fight? Alexis Davis Ha...

Nov 29, 2011Comments off131 Views

Alexis Davis knows she's done a lot more to earn a title shot than Ronda Rousey, but if she has to beat the former Olympian

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UFC 143 Fight Card Gets Caceres vs. Figuero...

Nov 17, 2011Comments off121 Views

UFC officials on Thursday tweeted out that Alex Caceres will return to the Octagon at UFC 143 to face Edwin Figueroa.

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Darren Uyenoyama Eyeing Mighty Mouse in Jap...

Nov 16, 2011Comments off227 Views

With Kid Yamamoto a notch still fresh in his belt, Darren Uyenoyama is amazed at his progress in MMA, but already eyeing a fight with

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Cole Miller Talks Move to Featherweight for...

Nov 08, 2011Comments off161 Views

Ten fights into his UFC career and Cole Miller is ready to make a change.

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Matt Riddle Draws a Brazilian Fighter for U...

Nov 08, 2011Comments off92 Views

UFC officials have been laser-focused on this weekend’s UFC on Fox 1, but that hasn’t stopped matchmakers Joe Silva and Sean Shelby from filling out

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Erik Koch Wants to Win Because Losing Made ...

Sep 16, 2011Comments off99 Views

Erik Koch admits his loss to Chad Mendes did one major thing. It made him really, really angry and you wouldn't like Erik Koch when

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Originally a Replacement Himself, Nam Phan ...

Sep 07, 2011Comments off109 Views

Once a replacement fighter himself, Nam Phan awaits a new opponent for UFC 136 since Matt Grice withdrew from their scheduled bout.

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Keith Jardine Returns to Strikeforce in Dec...

Aug 29, 2011Comments off95 Views

'The Dean of Mean' Keith Jardine will be back in action this December in the Strikeforce cage, and he'll have some extra help as he