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  • 21 days ago
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Luke Rockhold and Michael Bisping's joint attempt at amateur matchmaking appears to have been for naught. The two rivals were expected to settle their grudge match following Bisping's recent victory over Cung Le, however according to UFC President Dana White, all signs point to Rockhold being matched up against Lyoto Machida instead, keeping in line with the promotion's original plan. "Michael Bisping is ranked number eight in the world. Rockhold is number five," White told UFC.com. "They'll mee read news >>

  • 22 days ago
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The Las Vegas-based WSOF organization will try its hand and promoting amateur MMA fights in 2015.Filed under: News, WSOF read news >>

  • 24 days ago
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This much is certain: It's a sickening way to lose a fight. In another gut-wrenching tale from the hinterlands of regional MMA, two amateur fighters stepped into the cage on Aug. 23 to battle for the featherweight championship at OO Fight 32 in Washington, D.C. The scrap between Pete Petties and Jeff Melvin was underway and proceeding normally when there occurred a nauseating turn of events. The video, originally reported on by MMAJunkie, shows Melvin absorbing a kick to the midsection then losi read news >>

  • 25 days ago
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Following the viral video that showed the ‘MMA gas station guy’ pummelling assailants who were attempting an armed robbery, Mayura Dissanayake stepped back inside the ring and earned a quick stoppage of his own. read news >>

  • a month ago
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After three years in the amateur ranks, Hawaiian native Kailin Curran turned pro in 2013 and so far the move has proven successful. She's now part of the UFC's new strawweight division. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Following a successful amateur career that included a KOTC championship, Danielle Taylor heads into Thursday's fight with her gaze shifting towards a pro title. read news >>

  • a month ago
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How did you get into MMA?  I actually got into MMA just because I wanted to try a new try of workout and lose some weight and started loving it and decided to train for real!Your last fight was a rematch against Yuri Medina on June 27 at Rage at the River in which you won in the first round via submission. How did you feel getting the win again since your previous fight with her was ruled as a unanimous decision in your favor? I was pretty confident going into the fight. I should have finished read news >>

  • a month ago
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Around the time of his amateur career’s first loss, Matt Wagy noticed something about the way he was fighting that needed to be changed. The Team Alpha Male fighter was backward.Filed under: News read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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After an extensive amateur career, women’s 115-pound prospect Katie Howard turned pro this year with solid results so far. Her next step is at Saturday's CageSport in Washington. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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NY amateur Welterweight contender Eddie Haws talks about title run. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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That's a wrestling wrap. Daniel Cormier tied a ribbon around his prestigious amateur wrestling career earlier this afternoon, defeating former Oklahoma State University (OSU) teammate, Chris Pendleton, in an exhibition match at UFC's "Fan Expo" in Las Vegas, Nevada. "DC" went down early (0-3), but the U.S. freestyle wrestling team captain (2008) stormed back to record a dominant win on points (12-5). He summed up the experience in a post-match interview with MMAFighting.com: "I didn’t get to wre read news >>

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