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BRASILIA, Brazil -- The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 2 finalist Santiago Ponzinibbio finally returned to the Octagon, and he impressed in his welterweight bout against Wendell Oliveira. Ponzinibbio, who had multiple injuries that forced him out of three different UFC cards, including the TUF: Brazil 2 Finale spot against Leonardo Santos, stopped Oliveira in 80 seconds during the UFC Fight Night 51 card on Saturday night, and he wants to show more of his arsenal as soon as possible. "I didn’t fight i read news >>

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Remember all those pleasantries from last month's press conference? Yeah, that's pretty much out the window. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight veteran Diego Sanchez will fight Norman Parke at the upcoming UFC 180: "Velasquez vs. Werdum" pay-per-view (PPV) event, which takes place on Nov. 15, 2014, inside Arena Mexico in Mexico City, Mexico. And "The Nightmare" woke up to some pretty unfavorable comments from his opponent. "You know, this guy has the nerve to say that he's going to read news >>

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A Bellator light heavyweight fight between Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar will take place in San Diego this November, the same night as UFC 180. read news >>

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- During a scrum at UFC 177, Dennis Bermudez talks about his upcoming fight with Ricardo Lamas at UFC 180, how life has changed after beating Clay Guida, over-training in previous fights, how he feels about Conor McGregor, and more. read news >>

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For a very long time, fans of the combative sports have been waiting (or even dying) for the UFC to go to Mexico. The reasoning is simple: Mexico is home to some of the greatest fighters in the world, hands down, and MMA fans would love to see fighters like them in the Octagon. To think that the next generation of great MMA fighters may come, at least in part, from Mexico—if they are inspired—is terribly exciting. But we knew that was never going to happen until Zuffa decided to go all-in when i read news >>

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Throughout the brief yet layered history of mixed martial arts, a handful of iconic figures have come along, but nothing casts a net of mystique quite like what we've seen out of the heavyweight division. There is something enigmatic about those who can dominate the largest collective across a chaotic landscape, and the greatest of those have reached a status of almost mythical proportions. Fedor Emelianenko and Brock Lesnar evoked something their peers have never, and may never, duplicate. That read news >>

  • 19 days ago
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The UFC's venture into Mexico is off to a good start based on the numbers coming in from TUF Latin America and UFC 180. While The Ultimate Fighter brand is more or less a dying brand in the United States, the long-running UFC reality competition has hit it off big in Mexico. The recent debut of TUF Latin America averaged 7.2 million viewers on Televisa (Channel 5), making it the highest-rated program in that Wednesday, 10 PM ET timeslot. It's encouraging news for the UFC, who are looking to make read news >>

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Could Mexico replace Ireland as the world's most raucous crowd? Mixed martial arts (MMA) fans have gobbled up all the tickets -- rather quickly -- for the upcoming UFC 180: "Velasquez vs. Werdum" pay-per-view (PPV) event, scheduled to take place on Nov. 15, 2014, inside Arena Mexico in Mexico City, Mexico. From Jaime Pollack, UFC Senior Vice President, International Development and General Manager, Latin America: "That we've sold out in the blink of an eye is proof that Mexico is ready for its f read news >>

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Fabricio Werdum is a man driven by being counted out. Throughout his impressive career as a mixed martial artist, the savvy Brazilian grappling ace has found himself facing seemingly impossible odds—being counted out to such a degree many wondered why he would bother showing up—but it just so happens "Vai Cavalo" is an athlete who shines under those circumstances. Werdum isn't here to be another addition to a legendary resume; he's here to solidify a legacy of his own. While his "shock the world read news >>

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It took just eight hours to sell-out the highly anticipated UFC 180: Velasquez vs. Werdum event scheduled for November 15 at the Arena Ciudad de Mexico. read news >>

  • 22 days ago
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The UFC’s debut in Mexico seems to have ticket prices to fit just about any budget.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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