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The biggest sports economist conference of the year just ended. Out of 70+ projects, sadly only one was on MMA. Paul Gift discusses his project on fight night bonus awards as well as some of the interesting work being done in other sports. WARNING: Unlike other pieces where it's toned down, I don't hold back the nerd-speak today. You will see phrases like "rank-order competition," "non-linear compensation" and "optimum effort levels." Read at your own risk...but read anyway. I love the end of Ju read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Bellator MMA almost lost a headliner the day before its inaugural pay-per-view event when Quinton Jackson shoved Muhammed Lawal at the weigh-ins for Bellator 120. Filed under: Bellator, Featured, Featured Videos, News, Videos read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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On this week's episode of "The MMA Beat" the panel discusses Jon Jones' behavior post-UFC 172, whether he is a dirty fighter, whether he should rematch Alexander Gustafsson in Sweden, where Phil Davis goes from here, Andrei Arlovski returning to the UFC, WSOF's place in the MMA world, Ronda Rousey and Dana White's recent comments about Cris Cyborg, and more. Subscribe to the show on iTunes: audio | video. Music courtesy of APM Music. Photos from USA Today Sports. read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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UFC light-heavyweight competitor Vitor Belfort took to Facebook to inform fans of his embarrassment regarding the TUF: Brazil brawl between Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva. Vitor Belfort is not impressed with Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva after their TUF: Brazil brawl on Sunday night. The former UFC middleweight and light-heavyweight title challenger took to Facebook on Monday to express his embarrassment regarding the two coaches' public display. "The brawl between Wanderlei Silva and Chael read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Wanderlei Silva’s fishy behavior has Chael Sonnen thinking the former Pride light heavyweight champ has already made plans to pull out of their scheduled May 31 bout in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Perhaps it has to do with the excessively long time it took before Silva actually signed the fight contract, or it could have something to do with Silva nearly bailing as a coach on The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3. Whatever the case may be, Sonnen told MMAFighting.com that “The Axe Murderer” hasn’t been acting l read news >>

  • a year ago
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As Invicta FC approaches its sixth event, a trio of female MMA fighters have come forward to accuse a prominent manager of inappropriate behavior, and the manager has stepped to his defense. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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NEW YORK CITY - Concerns recently voiced by UFC sponsor Anheuser-Busch over the behavior of fighters has prompted Dana White to address the issue at a fighter summit to take place in the next month. "Same stuff that all the other organizations go through," White said following Thursday's pre-UFC on FOX 3 press conference. "NBA, NFL - they all go through the same thing." At the heart of White's upcoming talk with fighters: Getting them to use common sense. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Blue-chip sponsor Anheuser-Busch has sent a message that it's keeping an eye on the behavior of UFC fighters outside the cage. The multi-national brewer, which owns the Bud Light and Bud Light Lime brands prominently advertised in the UFC, reprimanded the fight promotion for a series of sexist and homophobic remarks made by fighters in public and over social media. "If the incidents continue, we will act," Anheuser-Busch said in a statement prepared for Advertising Age. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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In putting together a last-minute co-main event fight between Chael Sonnen and Michael Bisping, UFC president Dana White said the winner gets a crack at middleweight champion Anderson Silva. That may be true, according to Sonnen. But the title shot is never going to happen. "I can guarantee you - Anderson Silva and I will never cross paths again," Sonnen said today. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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The fight between Michael Bisping and Jorge Rivera may be over, but that doesn't mean the fallout is done. Rivera's management team is calling for Bisping to be suspended and fined for his actions. Read More >> read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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Junie Allen Browning, a UFC veteran known for his outrageous behavior on season eight of “The Ultimate Fighter,” was arrested Tuesday in Henderson, Nev., according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal. read news >>

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