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MMA Rumor Mill: Fedor Breaking the Bank, Sh...

Sep 26, 201585 Comments10950 Views

If the rumor mill is correct, it appears Fedor Emelianenko had a very high stack of reasons to avoid signing with the UFC and instead


Fedor Emelianenko Returns to MMA on New Yea...

Sep 20, 201562 Comments3150 Views

Fedor Emelianenko will return to mixed martial arts on New Year's Eve in a fight that will see him compete in the main event of


Bellator Turns to a Sonic Assault to Rekind...

Sep 10, 20151 Comment978 Views

For those of you old enough to remember, there is an unmistakable voice returning to mixed martial arts.

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UFC 190 Free Fight: Rogerio Nogueira and Sh...

Jul 28, 2015Comments off791 Views

Before their rematch at UFC 190 on Saturday, take a look back at the epic first fight between Rogerio Nogueira and Shogun Rua from PRIDE:


Aleksander Emelianenko Convicted of Sexual ...

May 19, 2015Comments off1442 Views

Russian mixed martial artist Aleksander Emelianenko was convicted of sexual assault on Tuesday and sentenced to prison.


Dan Henderson Talks Pride Fighter Drug Use;...

Apr 14, 2015Comments off2222 Views

Dan Henderson discusses the new drug testing policy in the UFC, how fighters got tested in Pride and how the UFC handled Jon Jones's positive

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UFC Antitrust Lawsuit Characterizes All Oth...

Dec 17, 2014Comments off2254 Views

On Tuesday, former UFC fighters Jon Fitch, Cung Le and Nate Quarry filed a lawsuit against their former employer alleging that the fight promotion has

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

Sep 15, 2014Comments off6750 Views

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


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

Sep 15, 2014Comments off1078 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


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

Jun 17, 2014Comments off2317 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 off3014 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 off1477 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 off1061 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 off630 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 off731 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 off1130 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 off680 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 off769 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 off1983 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,


Blog Photo: Fedor Emelianenko Carries Olymp...

Jan 18, 2014Comments off1783 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 off1628 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.

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Japanese Vet Tatsuya Kawajiri Signs with th...

Oct 22, 2013Comments off615 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 off880 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 off1629 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 off873 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

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Catching Up with MMA Legend Don Frye Follow...

Mar 28, 2013Comments off1981 Views 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 off687 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 off667 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 off878 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 off2087 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?