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Kendall Grove Fight Blog No. 2 – R...

Jun 13, 2012Comments off66 Views

Former Ultimate Fighter winner Kendall Grove blogs exclusively for MMAWeekly.com leading up to his fight now against Derek Brunson this weekend in Missouri.

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Eliot Marshall Retires from Fighting, but N...

May 20, 2012Comments off249 Views

Former Ultimate Fighter competitor Eliot Marshall announces his retirement from fighting, but now has a new passion that will keep him very busy in the

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Tom DeBlass Moving Down to Middleweight

Apr 24, 2012Comments off100 Views

UFC fighter Tom DeBlass has decided to shift his focus to dropping down to middleweight for his next fight inside the Octagon.

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UFC on Fuel 2 Results: Facebook Prelims End...

Apr 14, 2012Comments off79 Views

The UFC on Fuel 2 prelims featured several Swedish born and based fighters, with mixed results coming from the home country competitors.

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Tom DeBlass Steps In to Face Cyrille Diabat...

Apr 03, 2012Comments off100 Views

A change has been made to next weekend's UFC on Fuel 2 card in Sweden as Jorgen Kruth has been forced off the card, and

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Eddie Alvarez ‘No Plan B’ Docum...

Mar 16, 2012Comments off95 Views

Check out the trailer for the official Eddie Alvarez documentary "No Plan B," featuring Bernard Hopkins, Frankie Edgar, Stephen Haigh, Ricardo Almeida, and Moses Mosley.

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Frankie Edgar is Just Following in Gracie&#...

Feb 22, 2012Comments off72 Views

MMAWeekly caught up with Frankie Edgar in Tokyo, Japan at the UFC open workouts. Watch the video here.

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Former TUF Finalist Kris McCray Signs with ...

Feb 09, 2012Comments off79 Views

Former 'Ultimate Fighter' finalist Kris 'Savage' McCray has signed a multi-fight deal to compete in Bellator Fighting Championships.

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Tom DeBlass – The Way of the Samurai

Jan 31, 2012Comments off115 Views

While not related by blood, meet Tom DeBlass...the latest competitor in the family tradition handed down from Renzo Gracie to Ricardo Almeida.

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UFC 141 Results: Jim Hettes Puts on Flawles...

Dec 30, 2011Comments off84 Views

Jim Hettes didn't get to 9-0 prior to UFC 141 by accident, and he showed why with an absolutely dominant performance over former 'Ultimate Fighter'

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Paulo Thiago Draws Mike Pyle for UFC 142

Nov 22, 2011Comments off118 Views

Mike Pyle will once again step into the lion's den when he travels to Brazil to face Paulo Thiago at UFC 142 in his home

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Frankie Edgar’s Boxing Coach Believes...

Oct 17, 2011Comments off85 Views

UFC president Dana White says Frankie Edgar is the best boxer in MMA, but his boxing coach Mark Henry says we haven't even seen what

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Former ‘Ultimate Fighter’ Compe...

Aug 08, 2011Comments off160 Views

Following his 2nd loss in a row at UFC 133, former 'Ultimate Fighter' competitor Matt Hamill has decided to retire from the sport of mixed

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TJ Grant Drops to Lightweight to Fight Shan...

Jul 30, 2011Comments off49 Views

Canadian standout TJ Grant will make his lightweight debut against Shane Roller on Oct. 1 at UFC on Versus 6 at the Verizon Center in

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Diego Sanchez Expected to Face Matt Hughes ...

Jun 08, 2011Comments off248 Views

Diego Sanchez has confirmed his appearance on the upcoming UFC 135 card set for Denver, Colo on Sept 24 where he will face UFC legend

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UFC 124

Jun 04, 2011Comments off44 Views

UFC 124: St-Pierre vs. Koscheck Date: December 11, 2010 Venue: Bell Centre Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada   gate: $4.586 million attendance: 23,152 * Fighter Awards

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UFC 128

Jun 04, 2011Comments off65 Views

UFC 128: Shogun vs Jones Date: March 19, 2011 Venue: Prudential Center Location: Newark, New Jersey   gate: $2.4 million attendance: Fighter Awards & Bonuses

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UFC 111

Jun 04, 2011Comments off102 Views

UFC 111: St. Pierre vs. Hardy Date: March 27, 2010 Venue: Prudential Center Location: Newark, New Jersey   gate: $4 million attendance: 17,000 Fighter Awards

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UFC 117

Jun 04, 2011Comments off100 Views

UFC 117: Silva vs. Sonnen Date: August 07, 2010 Venue: Oracle Arena Location: Oakland, California   gate: attendance: Fighter Awards & Bonuses ($60,000 each) –

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UFC Lightweight Champion Frankie Edgar Like...

Jun 03, 2011Comments off117 Views

UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar is on the mend and will likely be ready to get back in action in late September or October.

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UFC 133 Fight Card Lands Welterweight Bout ...

May 23, 2011Comments off126 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Monday added a welterweight showdown between Mike Pyle and Rory MacDonald to the UFC 133 fight card planned for Aug.

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Murilo ‘Ninja’ Rua Announces Re...

May 22, 2011Comments off170 Views

Following a loss to Tom 'Kong' Watson at BAMMA 6 on Saturday, Murilo 'Ninja' Rua has announced his retirement from the sport of MMA.

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Diego Sanchez Meets Matt Hughes at UFC Even...

Apr 28, 2011Comments off149 Views

Diego Sanchez will face a UFC Hall of Famer this fall as he has been scheduled to meet former UFC welterweight champion Matt Hughes.

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UFC on Versus 4 Adds Oliveira vs. Lentz, Ri...

Apr 27, 2011Comments off67 Views

Two new bouts were announced for the upcoming UFC on Versus 4 card in Pittsburgh with young Brazilian Charles Oliveira taking on Nik Lentz, and

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Kris McCray Released From the UFC, Vows to ...

Apr 13, 2011Comments off157 Views

Following a tough three round split decision loss at UFC Fight Night 24, former "Ultimate Fighter" finalist Kris McCray has been released from the promotion.

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UFC 128 Victory Puts Mike Pyle Back In The ...

Mar 23, 2011Comments off84 Views

It's taken Mike Pyle a little time to get the UFC jitters out of his system, but he feels he's done so and is ready

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UFC 128 Shogun vs. Jones Results and Play-b...

Mar 20, 2011Comments off140 Views

UFC 128: Shogun vs. Jones live results and play-by-play coverage, featuring Mauricio "Shogun" Rua vs. Jon "Bones" Jones, on Saturday, March 19, at the Prudential

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UFC 128 Shogun vs. Jones Quick Results

Mar 20, 2011Comments off99 Views

UFC 128: Shogun vs. Jones quick results on Saturday, March 19, at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.

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UFC 128: Shogun vs. Jones Full Weigh-In Res...

Mar 18, 2011Comments off148 Views

The UFC 128 weigh-ins went down in New Jersey on Friday afternoon with UFC light heavyweight champion Maurcio "Shogun" Rua and challenger Jon Jones both

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Two Bouts from UFC 128 to Air on Facebook N...

Mar 09, 2011Comments off66 Views

The UFC and Facebook have become fast friends. The MMA promotional juggernaut has found an internet home on Facebook, and they return there once again