- 2 years ago
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Few things could alter MMA's future like the long-term health effects of concussions.
With medical professionals still trying to fully understand the effects of knockouts, the answers aren't always easy.
But in our latest "Ask the Fight Doc" installment, MMAjunkie.com medical columnist Dr. Johnny Benjamin says it's easy to say a UFC fighter shouldn't be competing 56 days after a knockout loss.
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HALIFAX – In an age where excuses for a loss are a dime a dozen, Tarec Saffiedine lacks reasoning for his UFC Fight Night 54 defeat to Rory MacDonald. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
UFC heavyweight Roy Nelson posts his comments on Facebook after his 2nd round loss to Mark Hunt in the main event of UFC Fight Night Japan. For the first time in 8 years, Roy Nelson is on the wrong end of a big knockout loss. A man historically known for his ridiculously hard-to-crack chin was felled by a walloping uppercut by Mark Hunt in the 2nd round of the main event of UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Nelson in Saitama, Japan. In a status update published on his Facebook page, the 38-year-old Nels read news >>
The Ultimate Fighting Championship announced the performance-based fighters bonuses for UFC Fight Night 52: Hunt vs. Nelson following Saturday's event in Japan. read news >>
The UFC Fight Night series hit the half-century mark on Friday with UFC Fight Night 50 at Foxwoods Casino Resort in Ledyard, Conn. Check out 35 post-fight facts from the event.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Joe Soto may have come up short against bantamweight champ T.J. Dillashaw, but he's good enough to be ranked in the latest UFC rankings update. When you have a card like UFC 177, which was completely devoid of ranked fighters after the main event, the rankings don't really experience much in the way of change. For the most part, that was the case this week, but the biggest changes in the rankings involved Renan Barao, who didn't fight at all on Saturday, and Joe Soto, who was Barao's replacement read news >>
The first Dominican Republic fighter and welterweight newcomer Alex Garcia made a statement in his UFC debut with a knockout victory over Ben Wall. read news >>
- 3 months ago
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Not only did The Ultimate Fighter 18 Team Rousey member Jessamyn Duke suffer her second consecutive loss at UFC Fight Night 45 on Wednesday, she broke her left hand. read news >>
- 3 months ago
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Just a few days after a bonus-winning KO in his debut, Rob Font has been booked again with no delays and will meet Chris Beal in a bantamweight bout at UFC Fight Night 50 in Connecticut.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
- 4 months ago
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Following a second loss to Anthony Pettis and a controversial decision win over Josh Thomson, Ben Henderson has numerous questions to answer heading into his main event bout tonight (June 7, 2014) at UFC Fight Night 42. "Smooth" now stands in a weird position in the lightweight division, with everything to lose and not much to gain when he collides with Rustam Khabilov later this evening. After making the switch from the World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) to Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), B read news >>
- 7 months ago
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After nearly a decade of competing under the ZUFFA banner, "The Young Assassin" has been sent on his way. Unfortunate, but probably not that surprising. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has released former lightweight contender Melvin Guillard, after The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 2 standout went down on points to Michael Johnson in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 37, which took place earlier this month in London, England. From MMA Fighting: [Manager Malki] Kawa said Guillard, who wasn't av read news >>