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In September of 2013 after he defeated Canelo Alvarez, Floyd Mayweather told Fighthype.com that he was looking to getting involved in MMA. read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, who signed with HBO on Sept. 29, will not be fighting against Joshua Clottey on Dec. 6 as was originally believed. read news >>

  • 19 days ago
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Eddie Alvarez expected to beat Donald Cerrone to the punch in the co-main event of UFC 178, but ran into a few nasty surprises. Specifically, leg kicks. BE's striking specialist Connor Ruebusch breaks it down. The co-main event of UFC 178 featured an entertaining scrap between Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone and (now former) lineal Bellator lightweight champ Eddie Alvarez. While many analysts expected Alvarez to follow in the footsteps of Rafael Dos Anjos, using his combination punching to push Cerrone read news >>

  • 20 days ago
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With a hard-fought win over Eddie Alvarez, Donald Cerrone took a big jump into the top 5 of the USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA lightweight rankings.Filed under: Bellator, Featured, News, UFC, WSOF read news >>

  • 20 days ago
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Wins for Conor McGregor, Dominick Cruz, and Yoel Romero rocketed them up the rankings, while a loss for Eddie Alvarez was still good enough to see him enter lightweight's top 10. When you have a card like UFC 178, filled to the brim with ranked fighters and high-level match-ups, you tend to get a slew of changes in the rankings to start off the next week. That's exactly what happened here, as all but two weight classes saw changes to their top 15 as a direct result of the fights from last Saturd read news >>

  • 21 days ago
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Conor McGregor plus three of the four combatants in the main and co-main events at UFC 178 were the highest salaried fighters on the payroll. The UFC 178 salaries are out, and the flyweight champion is your highest earner. Demetrious Johnson netted $183,000 (including a $54,000 win bonus) for his submission win over Chris Cariaso, who pocketed $24,000. Eddie Alvarez earns a $100,000 base pay in his UFC debut, which is higher than his initial $70k/$70k salary the UFC planned to start him with las read news >>

  • 21 days ago
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At UFC 178, UFC fighter Donald Cerrone defeated former Bellator top dog Eddie Alvarez. So what did this teach us about the UFC vs. Bellator debate? Less than you may think. There was a certain catharsis to Saturday night's co-main event of UFC 178. On paper, the fight was Donald Cerrone vs. Eddie Alvarez, but it was seen as so much more than that. It was UFC vs. Bellator. It was the king of MMA promotions vs. all the worldwide contenders to the throne. And as the welt grew on the discolored and read news >>

  • 21 days ago
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After an action-packed UFC 178 event over the weekend (Sat., Sept. 27, 2014) in Las Vegas, Nevada, plenty of fighters are still feeling the buzz; however, Eddie Alvarez is likely suffering from the worst post-fight hangover after coming up short in his much-anticipated Octagon debut. Another action-packed weekend of fisticuffs has come and gone as UFC 178 blew the roof off the MGM Grand Garden Arena this past weekend (Sat., Sept 27, 2014) in Las Vegas, Nevada. Plenty of fighters were left lickin read news >>

  • 21 days ago
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Bloody Elbow recaps the big fights from UFC 178 last night in Las Vegas. Here, we look at the co-main event between Donald Cerrone and Eddie Alvarez. One of the more anticipated fights on the UFC 178 card was the co-main event that featured the long-awaited promotional debut of former Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez, who faced Donald Cerrone in what turned out to be a entertaining 15-minute battle. Alvarez, who arrived in the UFC several years after he had initially hoped due to cont read news >>

  • 22 days ago
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Keep your title shot. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight contender Donald Cerrone has now won five straight -- with four finishes -- inside a stacked 155-pound division, the kind of blistering run that would earn most fighters a shot at the division crown. Then again, Cerrone is not most fighters. Despite his impressive win over Eddie Alvarez at the UFC 178: "Johnson vs. Cariaso" pay-per-view (PPV) event last Sat. night (Sept. 27, 2014) in Las Vegas, Nevada (highlights), "Cowboy" i read news >>

  • 22 days ago
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Former Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez made his long-awaited UFC debut at UFC 178 opposite Donald Cerrone. It did not go especially well for him. While Alvarez put on a strong showing against one of the top lightweights of the last few years, Cerrone's power proved to be too much as he hobbled Alvarez with leg kicks and battered his eye closed with jabs. The damage added up and allowed Cerrone to take home a decisive decision win. Now, Alvarez looks to the the future, and UFC matchma read news >>

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