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James McSweeney Aims to be a Two-Division O...

Nov 29, 20142 Comments283 Views

His MMA career may have gotten off to a rocky start, but UFC veteran James McSweeney is looking to make up for lost time, eyeing

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Out of Retirement, Roger Gracie Tops List o...

Aug 21, 2014Comments off503 Views

Ten time Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu world champion Roger Gracie is among seven new signings announced on Friday by ONE FC.

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UFC 162 Results: Tim Kennedy Grinds Out a U...

Jul 06, 2013Comments off163 Views

After taking a little heat for his fighter pay comments leading up to UFC 162 on Saturday night in Las Vegas, Tim Kennedy surely wanted

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Roger Gracie Happy to Continue His Family&#...

Jul 04, 2013Comments off127 Views

Any time that a fighter's name has Gracie in it there is going to be added pressure. Roger Gracie, however, seems to handle that pressure

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Seventeen Fighters That Are Picking Chris W...

Jul 02, 2013Comments off1184 Views

Some of the biggest names in the UFC weigh-in on the UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman main event between champion Anderson Silva and Chris Weidman,

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Tim Kennedy Apologizes to UFC for Fighter P...

Jun 28, 2013Comments off203 Views

Tim Kennedy recently criticized how little UFC fighters are paid, but on Thursday, he issued a statement retracting his comments and apologizing for them.

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UFC 162 Heavy on 185ers, Adds Mark Munoz vs...

Mar 07, 2013Comments off171 Views

The UFC middleweight title fight between Anderson Silva and Chris Weidman heads UFC 162, but the card also features middleweight bouts pitting Mark Munoz vs.

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Strikeforce Champions Gets Lorenz Larkin vs...

Nov 29, 2012Comments off208 Views

Strikeforce isn’t giving up without a fight... well, they’re at least not giving up on what is expected to be their final event without a

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Strikeforce Results: Roger Gracie Earns Una...

Jul 14, 2012Comments off115 Views

Successful in his Strikeforce middleweight debut, Roger Gracie scored a unanimous decision over Keith Jardine on Saturday night.

Strikeforce Play-by-Play: Roger Gracie vs. ...

Jul 11, 2012Comments off99 Views

Strikeforce Rockhold vs. Kennedy play-by-play of Roger Gracie vs. Keith Jardine.

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Lawler vs. Larkin, Gracie vs. Jardine Confi...

May 10, 2012Comments off160 Views

The next major Strikeforce card will be headed to the Rose Garden in Portland, Ore. on July 14, and two more fights have been confirmed

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Roger Gracie Meets Keith Jardine at Strikef...

May 07, 2012Comments off158 Views

Roger Gracie will make his middleweight debut this summer against former UFC fighter Keith Jardine at a Strikeforce event scheduled for July.

Medical Suspensions Handed to Five Fighters...

Sep 12, 2011Comments off91 Views

Following the Strikeforce World Grand Prix Semfinals show this weekend, the Ohio Athletic Commission has handed down suspensions to five fighters that competed on the

Strikeforce Results: “King Mo” ...

Sep 10, 2011Comments off104 Views

Former Strikeforce light heavyweight titleholder Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal handed Roger Gracie his first career loss on Saturday in Cincinnati.

Strikeforce Barnett vs. Kharitonov Play-by-...

Sep 09, 2011Comments off59 Views

Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix Semifinals: Barnett vs. Kharitonov play-by-play of Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal vs. Roger Gracie on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011, at U.S. Bank

Strikeforce Pre-Fight: Roger Gracie Unsure ...

Sep 08, 2011Comments off63 Views

Undefeated Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu ace Roger Gracie knows all about King Mo Lawal's wrestling pedigree, but he's not sure he's willing to go to the ground

Strikeforce Pre-Fight: King Mo Lawal Not Ha...

Sep 08, 2011Comments off64 Views

There's been a lot of news going on in the MMA world, but former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion King Mo Lawal believes people are losing

King Mo Lawal Wants Nothing to do with a Va...

Sep 08, 2011Comments off73 Views

King Mo Lawal is happy to fight Dan Henderson for the Strikeforce light heavyweight title, but if he vacates the belt, the former champion says

Strikeforce: Roger Gracie Confident His Tec...

Sep 07, 2011Comments off121 Views

"He’s very dangerous and he’s very fast... He’s not the most technical fighter out there." That would be Roger Gracie's assessment of King Mo Lawal,

MMAWeekly Radio Thursday: Roger Gracie, ...

Sep 01, 2011Comments off92 Views

Closing out this week of radio, MMAWeekly welcomes Strikeforce fighter Roger Gracie, legendary referee and author 'Big' John McCarthy, new UFC signee Junior Assuncao and

Strikeforce & M-1 Global: Fedor vs. He...

Jul 24, 2011Comments off248 Views

Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson event on July 30, 2011, in Chicago, fight card rumors.

King Mo Holds Court: Would Fight Fedor, Jon...

Jul 24, 2011Comments off64 Views

Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal has a fight coming up with Roger Gracie for Strikeforce on Sept. 10, but now that Strikeforce and UFC are under

Muhammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal vs. Ro...

Jun 28, 2011Comments off158 Views

Following an injury that forced Roger Gracie off the July 30 Strikeforce card, his bout with Muhammed 'King Mo' Lawal has been rebooked for Sept

“King Mo” Lawal’s Return ...

Jun 25, 2011Comments off149 Views

Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal will have his return to MMA postponed to September, as Roger Gracie has sustained an injury that has forced him out

Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson Card Adds ...

Jun 05, 2011Comments off140 Views

Two more bouts have been officially added to the upcoming Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson card set for July 30 in Chicago including a title fight

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Strikeforce Working “Really Hard̶...

Apr 23, 2011Comments off183 Views

Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker says they are working hard to put together a super fight between Fedor Emelianenko and Dan Henderson, but the "devil's in

Strikeforce Targeting July for Possible Pay...

Apr 08, 2011Comments off162 Views

Zuffa's ownership of Strikeforce appears to be moving the promotion closer to a return to pay-per-view.

Strikeforce: Muhammed “King Mo”...

Mar 24, 2011Comments off176 Views

Muhammed Lawal is still without an opponent for his June 18 Strikeforce fight in Dallas, but either Roger Gracie or Ovince St. Preux will be

Gegard Mousasi vs. Roger Gracie In Talks fo...

Feb 25, 2011Comments off198 Views

Gegard Mousasi and Roger Gracie are currently in talks to face one another at the upcoming Strikeforce card currently slated to take place April 9.

Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Cyborg Fight Highligh...

Jan 30, 2011Comments off122 Views

Nick Diaz and Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza defended their championships at Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Cyborg on Saturday night in San Jose, Calif. Check out the fight