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Asked about the ongoing series of busted PED abusers in the UFC, England's hard-hitting light-heavyweight Jimi Manuwa found sharp words, especially for their most prominent figure, his good friend Anderson Silva. Jimi Manuwa and former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva know each other very well. Manuwa hosted a seminar for the champion in his London gym years ago, the two have become friends ever since. In an interview with MMA Junkie, the British knockout artist explained how shocked he read news >>

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MMA Mania's Alex Schlinsky asked the question about whether UFC 184 can be a pay-per-view success with the women's bantamweight division as the marquee. Schlinsky made the points that Ronda Rousey garnered 450,000 buys in her UFC headlining bout against Liz Carmouche. The next time Rousey headlined a card was against Sara McMann at UFC 170, and that brought in 350,000 buys. There are still those who believe that a women's headlined card will hurt women's MMA, per MMA Weekly. However, UFC 184 wil read news >>

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Fighters seem to be asked pretty regularly if they believe they've fought someone using performance enhancing drugs. While most just roll their eyes and let you read between the lines, UFC welterweight Jake Ellenberger says we don't need to speculate. "I know for a fact I've fought guys on PEDs," Ellenberger told Rick Lee. "I've had guys tell me that after the fight. I won't say any names but you can tell. You can tell when you clinch up with somebody. Probably the biggest test is by the way the read news >>

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Wesley Snipes caught up with the paparazzi recently and they asked him all sorts of MMA questions because ACTORS NEED TO BE QUOTED ABOUT THE UFC, BRO. And one of the things he said is the dress code at boxing matches is on a higher level than that of MMA's audience. read news >>

  • 19 days ago
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Chad Mendes was asked on who he wants to win the featherweight title fight between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor. Chad Mendes was asked who he will be rooting for on the upcoming featherweight championship bout between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor. According to the two-time UFC title challenger, his heart and his head -- or better yet, his wallet -- are a bit conflicted on that matter. "Ultimately, in my best interest, I want Conor to win," Mendes told MMA Fighting. "This puts me right back in li read news >>

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Jim Alers and Conor McGregor have never gotten along, so when asked about the Irishman's chances against Jose Aldo, the answer was quite predictable. Conor McGregor and Jim Alers just don't get along. Before McGregor and Alers were both racking off wins in the UFC's octagon, the pair were both dominating in Cage Warriors and in 2012 it looked set that the pair would settle their differences in the cage. But the fight was scraped and Alers was replaced by Ivan Buchinger. December 31, 2012 served read news >>

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Vitor Belfort asked for an interim title when an injury forced Chris Weidman out of a UFC middleweight title fight with "The Phenom" on Dec. 6, but the UFC decided to push the pairing back to Feb. 28. When Weidman pulled out with another injury, Belfort once again asked for an interim title, but later changed his mind. On his Facebook page Sunday, Belfort explained why he turned down an offer from the UFC to face Lyoto Machida for the interim title, claiming he wouldn’t fight anyone but Weidman read news >>

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Nick Diaz was asked by the media if he fights because he wants to or he has to. He answered in typical Diaz fashion.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

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LAS VEGAS -- Miesha Tate talks about her UFC 183 fight against Sara McMann, why she asked to fight on the prelims, where she's better than McMann, the state of her career, and more. read news >>

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Embattled UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones asked fans on Twitter to rank their UFC light heavyweight top five. Then he supplied his own rankings. After a brief stay in rehab, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is back on Twitter and interacting with fans. He made a bit of noise this past weekend when Anthony Johnson defeated Alexander Gustafsson, and in the aftermath of that divisional shakeup, he had a simple question for his followers - who are the top five guys in his division r read news >>

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Depends. Frank Mir has been asked to head south for the winter to headline the upcoming UFC Fight Night 61 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Sun., Feb. 22, 2015 on FOX Sports 1, which takes place inside Gigantinho Gymnasium in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. But despite four consecutive losses, Mir won't call this a do-or-die situation. That's because his performance will dictate his future, as a great fight -- even in defeat -- won't be enough to prompt him to retire. But if he gets cl read news >>

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Johnny "Hollywood" Case wants blood. When asked about his UFC Fight Night 59 bout against promotional debutant Frankie Perez (9-1) Sunday at Boston's TD Garden, Case (19-4) can't contain his excitement. "I hope it gets wild, man," Case told Bleacher Report. "I hope everybody's good and drunk and wanting to see a good bloodbath. I really thrive on that kind of energy, just loud and in your face and screaming and yelling and chanting. There's something about just landing that good punch and hearin read news >>

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When asked by a reporter why he was a boxer, Irish featherweight champion Barry McGuigan answered simply and honestly: “I can’t be a poet. I can’t tell stories.” But he could fight. From 1981 to 1989, McGuigan amassed a record of 35-3 with 28 wins by KO/TKO. He only fought in America twice, but his loss to Steve Cruz was voted Fight of the Year for 1986 and his legacy is better than most fight fans remember. Sadly, that’s the problem most good—even great—Irish fighters have had; most of them are read news >>

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When asked how he would hype his co-main event clash against Donald Cerrone this Sunday night, former UFC and WEC lightweight champion Benson Henderson... read news >>

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