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Demetrious Johnson and Gilbert Melendez Bre...

Sep 19, 2013Comments off930 Views

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and lightweight contender Gilbert Melendez give their analysis and predictions for the two UFC 165 title fights.

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Countdown to UFC 165: Jones vs. Gustafsson ...

Sep 19, 2013Comments off1055 Views

Check out the behind the scenes lead-up to Saturday's UFC 165 fight between Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson, as well as Renan Barao vs. Eddie

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Countdown to UFC 165: Renan Barao vs. Eddie...

Sep 19, 2013Comments off920 Views

Check out the behind the scenes build-up to the UFC interim bantamweight title bout between champion Renan Barao and challenger Eddie Wineland in Countdown to

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Countdown to UFC 165: Brendan Schaub vs. Ma...

Sep 19, 2013Comments off951 Views

Check out the behind the scenes build-up to the UFC heavyweight bout between Brendan Schaub and Matt Mitrione in Countdown to UFC 165.


Nixed UFC on Fox 8 Fight Between Brendan Sc...

Jul 20, 2013Comments off1299 Views

A heavyweight bout between Brendan Schaub and Matt Mitrione has been rescheduled for UFC 165 on Sept. 21 in Toronto.


Brendan Schaub Competing in BJJ at Metamori...

Jun 03, 2013Comments off1783 Views

UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub takes on Roberto “Cyborg” Abreu at Metamoris 2 on June 9 and then fights The Ultimate Fighter housemate Matt Mitrione at

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UFC on Fox 8: Matt Mitrione Returns From Su...

Apr 25, 2013Comments off1056 Views

Several bouts were announced for the UFC on Fox 8 fight card on Wednesday, the latest of which, according to UFC officials, is a heavyweight

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UFC Pleased with How Matt Mitrione Handled ...

Apr 20, 2013Comments off861 Views

Matt Mitrione recently landed in hot water for a rant about the controversy swirling around transgender fighter Fallon Fox. He's currently on the sidelines, waiting

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UFC Women’s Champ Ronda Rousey Believ...

Apr 13, 2013Comments off1890 Views

It seems nearly everyone inside – and outside – the MMA world has weighed in on the Fallon Fox transgender issue; the latest is UFC

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UFC Code of Conduct Includes Appeals Proces...

Apr 10, 2013Comments off853 Views

The UFC's new code of conduct, which can be read here, recently came into play when Matt Mitrione's contract was suspended following a rant about

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Fallon Fox Responds to Matt Mitrione’...

Apr 09, 2013Comments off3120 Views

Transgender fighter Fallon Fox responded to Matt Mitrione's insult laden tirade on Tuesday via her facebook page.


Dana White on Matt Mitrione’s Transge...

Apr 09, 2013Comments off1764 Views

UFC president Dana White questions the purpose for Matt Mitrione's recent transgender rant that landed him in hot water with the promotion, leading to the


UFC Heavyweight Matt Mitrione Suspended for...

Apr 08, 2013Comments off1950 Views

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione's contract has been suspended pending an investigation into his "breach of contract" rant about transgender fighter Fallon Fox.

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UFC on Fuel TV 9 Results: Matt Mitrione Mak...

Apr 06, 2013Comments off682 Views

Matt Mitrione wasted no time getting back on the winning track at UFC on Fuel TV 9, TKOing Phil De Fries in just 19 seconds.

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UFC on Fuel TV 9: Mousasi vs. Latifi Weigh-...

Apr 05, 2013Comments off1016 Views

Check out the UFC on Fuel TV 9: Mousasi vs. Latifi weigh-in video from Stockholm, which includes an interview with Alexander Gustafsson.

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UFC on Fuel TV 9 Weigh-in Results: Mousasi ...

Apr 05, 2013Comments off864 Views

The 26 fighters taking part in UFC on Fuel TV 9 stepped on the scales Friday at Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden.

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Watch the UFC on Fuel TV 9 weigh-ins live o...

Apr 05, 2013Comments off732 Views

UFC on Fuel TV 9 weigh-ins take place Friday from Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden and you can watch them streaming live on

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UFC on Fuel TV 9 Adds Phil DeFries vs. Matt...

Feb 10, 2013Comments off904 Views

Aside from Saturday’s addition of Ryan Couture vs. Ross Pearson, UFC officials announced two more UFC on Fuel TV 9 bouts: Phil DeFries vs. Matt

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TUF 16 Finale Medical Suspensions Could Kee...

Dec 18, 2012Comments off948 Views

Pat Barry leads the list of TUF Finale 16 fighters that could be sitting on the sidelines until June of next year.


Roy Nelson and Matt Mitrione at the TUF 16 ...

Dec 16, 2012Comments off1084 Views

After scoring a huge knockout victory over Matt Mitrione in the TUF 16 Finale main event on Saturday night in Las Vegas, can Roy Nelson's

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TUF 16 Finale Fight Night Gallery

Dec 16, 2012Comments off3793 Views

Check out our Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale fight night photo gallery, courtesy of photographer Scott Petersen.


Roy Nelson Caps Off TUF 16 Finale with Firs...

Dec 15, 2012Comments off1256 Views

For a guy who says he only started to learn about striking a few years ago, Roy Nelson certainly has picked up the art of

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Matt Mitrione Speaks Out About Drug Testing...

Dec 15, 2012Comments off1291 Views

Matt Mitrione breaks down drug testing in MMA, why it does and doesn't work and how Roy Nelson's approach as a 'poster boy" is lost


Ultimate Fighter 16 Full Weigh In Results

Dec 14, 2012Comments off1773 Views

The Ultimate Fighter season 16 will officially come to a close on Saturday with coach Roy Nelson meeting Matt Mitrione, while Mike Ricci battles Colton

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TUF 16 Finale Weigh-in Video

Dec 14, 2012Comments off401 Views

Watch the The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale weigh-ins streaming live on, Friday at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT.


Ultimate Fighter 16 Media Conference Call (...

Dec 10, 2012Comments off486 Views

On Monday, coach Roy Nelson and his new opponent Matt Mitrione, along with TUF finalists Mike Ricci and Colton Smith fielded questions from the media

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MMAWeekly Radio Monday: Matt Mitrione, Jame...

Dec 10, 2012Comments off2913 Views

MMAWeekly Radio returns for Monday's show with TUF Finale fighters Matt Mitrione and James Head as well as plenty of debate following the fallout from


Cheick Kongo Turned Down Fight Against Roy ...

Nov 16, 2012Comments off1804 Views

UFC President Dana White reveals that Matt Mitrione wasn't the first fighter they called when a replacement was needed to face Roy Nelson at the

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Matt Mitrione Steps into TUF 16 Finale Main...

Nov 15, 2012Comments off1499 Views

Just 24 hours after announcing the Shane Carwin blew out his knee and had to withdraw from his Ultimate Fighter Finale headlining bout with Roy

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Matt Mitrione Turns Down Fight with Daniel ...

Sep 30, 2012Comments off1450 Views

Short notice fights are nothing new in the UFC and while some fighters seize the moment to step up and help out the promotion, other