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Matt Bessette Excited to Fight Diego Nunes ...

Feb 27, 2014Comments off170 Views

Four straight wins have Connecticut native Matt “Mangler” Bessette riding high into this season’s Bellator featherweight tournament, ready to challenge UFC veteran Diego Nunes.

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Bellator 99 Prompts Significant TV Ratings ...

Sep 16, 2013Comments off110 Views

Bellator MMA opened to rather disappointing TV ratings for its Sept. 7 Season 9 opener, but bounced back with significant gains with Friday night’s Bellator

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Bellator 99 Results: Patricio Pitbull One S...

Sep 13, 2013Comments off164 Views

Bellator 99 took place on Friday night at Pechanga Resort in Temecula, Calif., where the Season 9 Featherweight Tournament got underway with the quarterfinal round

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Bellator Season 9 Moves to Friday Nights Fo...

Jun 11, 2013Comments off119 Views

Bellator MMA kicks off Season 9 with the Fight Master live finale on Saturday, Sept. 7, but will then move to a new Friday night

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Nik Lentz Faces Diego Nunes at UFC Brazil i...

Nov 02, 2012Comments off94 Views

A featherweight showdown has been added to January's UFC card in Brazil as Nik Lentz faces Diego Nunes.

UFC on FX 5 Play-by-Play: Bart Palaszewski ...

Oct 03, 2012Comments off94 Views

UFC on FX 5 Play-by-Play: Bart Palaszewski vs. Diego Nunes

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Bart Palaszewski Gets His Wish, Faces Diego...

Jul 06, 2012Comments off84 Views

Bart Palaszewski will get his wish to fight in Indianapolis at the UFC on FX 5 card headed there in September.

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UFC on Fuel 2 Results: Dennis Siver Success...

Apr 14, 2012Comments off161 Views

UFC on Fuel TV 2 on Saturday marked the featherweight debut of Russian-born German fighter Dennis Siver. It took a lot of work, but he

UFC on Fuel 2 Play-by-Play: Dennis Siver vs...

Apr 10, 2012Comments off100 Views

UFC on Fuel 2 live play-by-play of Dennis Siver vs. Diego Nunes on Saturday, April 14.

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Dennis Siver Will Fight at UFC on Fuel TV 2...

Jan 24, 2012Comments off96 Views

Dennis Siver is still slated to fight at UFC on Fuel TV 2 in Sweden in April, but it won't be a rematch against Ross

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UFC 141 Video: Diego Nunes Hopes to Train W...

Dec 31, 2011Comments off50 Views

UFC 141 victor Diego Nunes caught up with the media following his win in Las Vegas. He talked about his performance, training and hope to

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Kim, Volkmann and Nunes Win on UFC 141 Face...

Dec 30, 2011Comments off70 Views

Dong Hyun Kim showed off a new kick, Jacob Volkmann put on a Jacob Volkmann performance, and Diego Nunes got back on track during the

UFC 141 Play-by-Play: Manny Gamburyan vs. D...

Dec 27, 2011Comments off102 Views

UFC 141 play-by-play of Manny Gamburyan vs. Diego Nunes on Friday, Dec. 30, in Las Vegas.

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UFC 141 Video: Manny Gamburyan Really Doesn...

Dec 24, 2011Comments off91 Views

UFC 141 fighter Manny Gamburyan sits with Erik Fontanez for a one-on-one interview, where he talks training and his extreme dislike for his pending opponent,

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Diego Nunes – My Game Plan for UFC 141 (V...

Dec 23, 2011Comments off56 Views

A bitter rivalry finally comes to the Octagon as Diego Nunes faces Manny Gamburyan at UFC 141. Nunes comes prepared: he has a powerful training

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Manny Gamburyan vs Diego Nunes Back On for ...

Oct 31, 2011Comments off158 Views

From the let's try this again file, former 'Ultimate Fighter' runner-up Manny Gamburyan will meet Diego Nunes at UFC 141 in December.

UFC Featherweight Mike Brown Learns His Les...

Sep 04, 2011Comments off62 Views

Mike Brown is an unlucky man. For someone with as much skill as he possesses, it's odd to see him go through so many ups

UFC Featherweight Mike Brown Learns His Les...

Aug 21, 2011Comments off118 Views

Mike Brown is an unlucky man. For someone with as much skill as he possesses, it's odd to see him go through so many ups

Manny Gamburyan Injured and Out of UFC 135 ...

Aug 15, 2011Comments off89 Views

Manny Gamburyan has suffered a shoulder injury and has been forced out of his UFC 135 fight against Diego Nunes.

UFC 135 Fight Card Update: Gamburyan vs. Nu...

Jul 22, 2011Comments off75 Views

Four of the UFC's lighter weight warriors will be back in the Octagon for September 24th's UFC 135 card in Denver, as verbal agreements are

MMAWeekly Radio Weekend Edition – Ken...

Jun 19, 2011Comments off61 Views

MMAWeekly Radio Weekend Edition is back and this time Kenny Florian and Pat Barry are the special guests.

UFC 131: dos Santos vs. Carwin Quick Hits F...

Jun 13, 2011Comments off113 Views

Check out our condensed UFC 131 Quick Hits Fight photo gallery featuring some of the bone crunching photos from Saturday night's fight card in Vancouver.

MMAWeekly Radio Monday: Strikeforce Heavywe...

Jun 13, 2011Comments off50 Views

MMAWeekly Radio on Monday brings a special 2-part interview with Strikeforce heavyweight Josh Barnett as well as reviewing the entire UFC 131 card.

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Kenny Florian Feels The Tough Weight Cut To...

Jun 12, 2011Comments off54 Views

Kenny Florian wanted a tough fight against a top guy, and that's just what he got out of Diego Nunes at UFC 131 on Saturday

Omigawa Gets Win Bonus After Controversial ...

Jun 12, 2011Comments off98 Views

Michihiro Omigawa will get a win bonus for his UFC 131 controversial loss to Darren Elkins and UFC president Dana White calls for something to

Kenny Florian ‘More Than Likely’...

Jun 12, 2011Comments off99 Views

Kenny Florian is officially 1-0 as a 145lber, and it appears his 2nd fight in the division will be for the UFC featherweight title.

UFC 131 Results: Kenny Florian Wins In Feat...

Jun 11, 2011Comments off69 Views

Kenny Florian made the drop from the lightweight division to the 145-pound weight class hoping to make a run a the title. He moved a

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UFC 131: dos Santos vs. Carwin Weigh-in Pho...

Jun 10, 2011Comments off275 Views

Photos from Friday's UFC 131: dos Santos vs. Carwin weigh-in at Jack Poole Plaza in Vancouver featuring Junior dos Santos and Shane Carwin.

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UFC 131: dos Santos vs. Carwin Full Weigh-i...

Jun 10, 2011Comments off230 Views

The fighters for Saturday's UFC 131: dos Santos vs. Carwin weighed in Friday afternoon at the Jack Poole Plaza in Vancouver.

UFC 131 Weigh-in Live Video Stream Friday a...

Jun 10, 2011Comments off67 Views

Watch the UFC 131 Weigh-in streaming live on MMAWeekly.com on Friday, shortly after the Fighter Q&A, at 2 p.m. PT/5 p.m. ET.