The UFC makes its first stop in Mexico with a card battered by injuries, but will have three key bouts in three key weight classes. At the top of the ledger is an interim UFC heavyweight title bout between Fabricio Werdum and Mark Hunt. Hunt is filling in on late notice for the injured Cain Velasquez, but the two arrive at this position having both redeemed themselves from low spots in their careers. Will Werdum finally put UFC gold around his waist or is Hunt's improbable run to the top set to read news >>
LEDYARD, Conn. – Al Iaquinta battered fellow “TUF” vet Rodrigo Damm over two rounds before finishing the fight with authority in the third frame. Filed under: News read news >>
UFC 177 was a battered pay-per-view before it ever got a chance, but the main card came through with some solid action. T.J. Dillashaw retained his UFC bantamweight title with a fifth-round knockout, and co-main eventers Tony Ferguson and Danny Castillo had an entertaining back-and-forth battle that went to Ferguson by split decision. Bethe Correia continued her ascent up the ranks by knocking off Shayna Baszler by TKO, Carlos Diego Ferreira looked like a hot lightweight prospect in his victory read news >>
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Michael Bisping battered and bruised Cung Le en route to a fourth round stoppage victory in the main event of today's (Sat., Aug. 23, 2014, UFC Fight Night 48: "Bisping vs. Le" showcase from the CotaiArena in Macau. By the time the bout was over, Le's mug looked more like hamburger instead of anything resembling a human face. Click here if you don't believe me (fair warning: it's ugly). The fight started even enough, with both fighters feeling our their range and getting down their timing. The t read news >>
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Michael Bisping came out of UFC Fight Night 48 victorious. Bisping battered Cung Le in the main event with high-volume striking. The Brit got back in the win column and showed that the aging middleweight was out of his depth against the upper echelon of the division. The fight-ending flurry from Bisping showcased his skills. He is a fantastic technical boxer who makes his opponents wilt under the pressure. It has been a very effective style throughout his career. Currently ranked No. 8 in the di read news >>
UFC President Dana White isn’t sure what he’s going to do with UFC lightweight Gray Maynard, but following three consecutive knockout losses (and four in his past five fights), is it time to decide?Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>
Because "he can get better with help." Authorities called it "the worst case of domestic abuse they've ever seen." But Josh Grispi's wife, Kaitlyn Grispi, doesn't understand what all the hullabaloo is about. Sure, "The Fluke" beat the stuffing out of her, then turned the family pitbull against her, but he's not the wife-beating creep the media is making him out to be. That's according to her comments to Middleborough's Wicked Local: "My husband's a great father and my kids miss him so much. It's read news >>
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We have a new champion. Heavy underdog T.J. Dillashaw battered and upended Brazilian dynamo Renan Barao at UFC 173 Saturday night to capture the UFC bantamweight belt. The official result was a TKO victory at 2:22 of the fifth and final round. "I've dreamed this for so long," Dillashaw said in his post-fight comments. "Barao's the best in the world in my eyes...that's what brought it out in me." Dillashaw served notice early on that this would not be a normal fight for Barao. The challenger char read news >>
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LAS VEGAS – For nearly three full rounds Robbie Lawler battered Jake Ellenberger with hooks and kicks, applying a constant pressure that wore Ellenberger down as it lumped him up.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
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In a battle of past welterweight tournament winners, Douglas Lima battered opponent Rick Hawn en route to claiming Bellator MMA’s vacant welterweight title.Filed under: Bellator, News Tagged: Bellator 117, David Gomez, Derek Anderson, Derek Campos, Douglas Lima, Karl (...) read news >>
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QUEBEC CITY – Sarah Kaufman battered late-replacement Leslie Smith on Wednesday, and the best Smith could do in response was grin through the bruises.Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: Leslie Smith, Sarah Kaufman, TUF Nations Finale read news >>
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LAS VEGAS - When he stayed off his back, Darren Elkins was in good shape.
But Diego Brandao nearly knocked out the Indiana native in the first round as Elkins rested horizontal on the canvas with his legs out.
Instead the 28-year-old endured the big blows and a couple more blasts from Brandao in the final frame while mustering enough of his own offense in both rounds to earn a unanimous-decision victory over "The Ultimate Fighter 14" winner.
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Sitting on the stool after the third round of his fight with Eddie
Alvarez, Bellator lightweight Michael Chandler was in a bad way.
He had gone after the win in the most vicious manner possible, dropping
Alvarez in the first 20 seconds of the fight and then again later in the
round, and still the Bellator champ was staring across from him on an
He had prepared for this moment, but maybe not for its reality.
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TOKYO -- Kazuki Tokudome battered a tenacious Kota Okazawa in the main event of Sunday evening’s Pancrase “Impressive Tour 8” at Differ Ariake, securing his place in the finals of the promotion’s lightweight grand prix. read news >>