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Why Didn’t Fedor Fight in the UFC? &#...

Sep 15, 2014125 Comments544 Views

Fedor Emelianenko never made it to the Octagon during his illustrious career. And why not? Because "they offered unacceptable conditions."

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Video: Fedor Has No Regrets About Not Fight...

Sep 15, 20141 Comment173 Views

Legendary heavyweight fighter Fedor Emelianenko said in a recent interview with AXS TV that he has not regrets about not fighting in the UFC before

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Mirko Cro Cop to Fight Satoshi Ishii in MMA...

Jun 17, 2014Comments off238 Views

Mirko "Cro Cop" once again returns to MMA when he squares off with Satoshi Ishii at IGF in Japan.

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Blog: Don Frye is Not a Fan of Women’...

Jun 02, 2014Comments off308 Views

Considered a pioneer of MMA, and nearing a half century on the planet, Don Frye has never been shy to speak his mind, not about

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Neither Broken Bones Nor TRT-Fueled Opponen...

Mar 09, 2014Comments off110 Views

Mark Hunt may be down, but he's not out. The Kiwi is currently sidelined with a broken hand, but he believes he's got another run

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Chael Sonnen on TRT Ban: “I May Have ...

Mar 08, 2014Comments off83 Views

After Nevada recently banned TRT exemptions and several other commissions followed suit, Chael Sonnen says, "I may have to stop the sport and it’s as

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If TRT Ban “Retires Guys, It Retires ...

Mar 06, 2014Comments off66 Views

Check out what Chael Sonnen had to say about Nevada's recent decision to ban TRT, Vitor Belfort stepping back from fighting for the moment, and

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Ex Post Facto Testosterone Replacement Ther...

Mar 02, 2014Comments off67 Views

What a week. TRT gets banned, UFC 173 gets a main-event makeover, and Vitor Belfort can't avoid becoming the face of a controversy.

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Vitor Belfort Says His Doctor is Advising H...

Mar 01, 2014Comments off84 Views

Vitor Belfort on Saturday posted to his Instagram account, saying his doctor is advising a 90-day window to adjust his training to life without TRT.

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#ThrowbackThursday Video: Rampage Jackson D...

Feb 27, 2014Comments off67 Views

Check out this #ThrowbackThursday video featuring Quinton "Rampage" Jackson during the heyday of the Japanese MMA scene, when he could get away with Inoki slapping

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Vitor Belfort Will Fight at UFC 173 in Vega...

Feb 16, 2014Comments off87 Views

Chris Weidman and Vitor Belfort are scheduled to fight for the middleweight championship belt at UFC 173 on Mary 24, and TUE or no TUE,

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Vitor Belfort Fully Intends to be on TRT Wh...

Jan 22, 2014Comments off174 Views

Vitor Belfort told UFC Tonight that he fully intends to be on TRT when he meets Chris Weidman for the UFC middleweight championship. In fact,

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Blog Photo: Fedor Emelianenko Carries Olymp...

Jan 18, 2014Comments off116 Views

Looks like Fedor Emelianenko is running in the Olympics ... kind of.

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Ronda Rousey Says She’ll Always Be “Not...

Jan 12, 2014Comments off130 Views

The UFC women's bantamweight champ has had a playful crush on "The Last Emperor," and says she'll always be not-so-secretly in love with Fedor.

Tatsuya Kawajiri

Japanese Vet Tatsuya Kawajiri Signs with th...

Oct 22, 2013Comments off49 Views

Tatsuya KawajiriJapanese MMA veteran Tatsuya Kawajiri is coming to an Octagon near you. Okay, maybe not near you, but he’s coming to the Octagon.

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Fighting for $45 and a T-Shirt: Jeff Curran...

Sep 15, 2013Comments off118 Views

Fighting for $45 and a t-shirt, recently retired mixed martial artist Jeff Curran is one fighter that has truly earned the moniker of pioneer.

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UFC 161 Fighter Flashback: Dan Henderson...

Jun 14, 2013Comments off147 Views

As we near UFC 161 fight time, check out Dan Henderson's knockout upset of then-Pride champion Wanderlei Silva at Pride 33.

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Anderson Silva Was Ready to Walk Away, but ...

May 15, 2013Comments off70 Views

UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva is widely regarded as the top pound-for-pound fighter on the planet, but may have never realized his potential if not

Don Frye

Catching Up with MMA Legend Don Frye Follow...

Mar 28, 2013Comments off288 Views

MMAWeekly.com caught up with MMA legend Don Frye recently to talk about his rematch with Yoshihiro Takayma, recovering from some serious back problems, and more.

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Glory Sports Keeping Dream Alive in 2013; C...

Jan 15, 2013Comments off45 Views

Glory Sports International is committed to keeping Japanese MMA promotion DREAM alive in 2013, but also has plans to expand its kickboxing reach, possibly to

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NYE Special Split in Two: Glory 4 Airs Dec....

Dec 26, 2012Comments off47 Views

It came down to the wire, but the Glory 4/Dream.18 year-end event finally has a home on American television, landing on CBS Sports Network, albeit

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Best of Pride Fight – Mario Sperry vs...

Oct 26, 2012Comments off57 Views

Check out the full fight video of master grappler Mario Sperry vs. brutal striker Igor Vovchanchyn in this classic battle from Pride 17.

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Is Kazushi Sakuraba Retired?

Oct 01, 2012Comments off180 Views

Fans have been calling for "The Gracie Hunter" to call it quits for quite some time. Has Kazushi Sakuraba finally hung up his MMA gloves?

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Real Entertainment Shuts Down, Dream Era Of...

Sep 13, 2012Comments off41 Views

Any sliver of hope for the revival of Dream in Japan fell to the wayside recently when parent company Real Entertainment closed up shop.

Tatsuya Kawajiri Likely Next Star Headed to...

Jun 30, 2012Comments off30 Views

Our friends at MMA-Japan.com are reporting that former Pride star Tatsuya Kawajiri could be the latest fighter to make the jump to One FC.

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Best of Pride – Fedor Topples a Giant...

May 11, 2012Comments off96 Views

Check out this fight video of Fedor toppling Brazilian giant Zuluzinho at Pride New Year's Eve 2005.

Houston Alexander

Can Houston Alexander Break Gilbert Yvel?

Mar 24, 2012Comments off50 Views

Ready to open the door if the UFC comes knocking, Houston Alexander first has plans to try and break UFC and Pride veteran Gilbert Yvel

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Rampage vs. Shogun Pride Full Fight Video

Mar 17, 2012Comments off53 Views

Knee surgery is expected to delay the Rampage vs. Shogun rematch, but for now, check out their full first fight.

Dana White

Dana White on UFC in Japan: There’s N...

Mar 16, 2012Comments off53 Views

UFC president Dana White recently explained the UFC's place in Japan, as well as going in depth about the state of mixed martial arts in

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Kazushi Sakuraba has Open UFC Invitation fr...

Feb 24, 2012Comments off158 Views

Kazushi Sakuraba has definitely seen better days in his fighting career, but Dana White extended an open invitation to one of his "favorite fighters ever."