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UFC President Dana White compares UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey to former boxing heavyweight champion Mike Tyson. Ronda Rousey needed a mere 14 seconds to dispatch a legitimately tough title challenger in their main event. Coupled with her prior win against Alexis Davis, she has spent a grand total of 30 seconds in her last two fights - a remarkable achievement, and one that begs the comparison with a boxing legend from the 1990s, Mike Tyson. Apart from the speed with which she read news >>

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Former professional boxing champion Holly Holm went the distance for just the second time in her mixed martial arts (MMA) career, tallying a split-decision victory in her Octagon debut over Raquel Pennington in the co-main event of UFC 184 last night. One of the most dominant female boxing champions in history, Holly Holm, made her long-awaited Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) debut against No. 14-ranked Raquel "Rocky" Pennington at UFC 184 in Los Angeles, Calif., defeating The Ultimate Figh read news >>

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Former professional boxing standout, Holly Holm, made her long-awaited Octagon debut last night (Sat., Feb. 28, 2015) in the co-main event of UFC 184 opposite Raquel Pennington. And it was good, but not great. Holm, for the most part, controlled the first two rounds of the the three-round 135-pound match inside Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. It was clear that she was the better striker, landing combinations seemingly at will and escaping before getting hit. The situation, however, go read news >>

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Boxing fans are already scrimping and saving in anticipation of the Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao superfight, and apparently it isn't just the common folks feeling the pugilists' pinch. UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is poring over her budget to ensure she can attend the bout. Speaking with TMZ, Rousey discussed how, in addition to a sizable chunk of cash and her strap, her ability to attend the fight may be on the line. "I really want to go so bad," said Rousey (as tra read news >>

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18-time world boxing champion Holly Holm says women's boxing lacks a strong following, but women's mixed martial arts is here to stay. read news >>

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Paul Daley is finally back to fighting for Bellator. He has his eyes on not only a Bellator championship, but on belts in kickboxing and boxing as well. read news >>

  • 3 days ago
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The UFC women's bantamweight champion gave a pretty extensive open workout to fans ahead of UFC 184, check out the highlights. read news >>

  • 3 days ago
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Despite Ronda Rousey's ever-improving striking skills (see them here), it's safe to say Holly Holm is the best stand-up fighter in women's mixed martial arts (MMA). After all, Holm is a former pro boxing champion with 38 matches to her credit including 33 victories, nine of them by way of knockout/technical knockout. Still, that didn't stop "Rowdy's" head coach from claiming that the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight champion would beat Holm in a straight-up boxing match. read news >>

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Former multiple-time boxing champion Holly Holm makes her UFC debut against Raquel Pennington at UFC 184: Rousey vs. Zingano on Saturday. read news >>

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No. 14-ranked women's bantamweight Raquel Pennington always wanted to fight boxing standout Holly Holm. The two ladies co-headline UFC 184: Rousey vs. Zingano on Saturday. read news >>

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LOS ANGELES – Holly Holm’s boxing credentials are proven, but her opponent at UFC 184, Raquel Pennington, said she’s not scared to stand with the former champ when they meet this weekend.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

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On March 6, Glory kickboxer Tyrone Spong will make his return to the ring after almost a year-long absence due to a broken leg. The bout will be contested under boxing rules. In April of last year, Glory kickboxing's Tyrone Spong suffered the same horrific injury as former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. In the final of Glory's light-heavyweight tournament he faced Gokhan Saki for the inaugural 209 lbs. championship, but broke his leg in the first round when one of his low kicks hit Sa read news >>

  • 6 days ago
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Not sure if this is Urijah Faber's training strategy for Frankie Edgar or what, but boxing in jeans certainly appears to be #NotGoodTraining. read news >>

  • 6 days ago
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"The King of the Ring," who has competed in GLORY and World Series of Fighting (WSOF), will now add boxing to his resume when he competes in Germany on an ECB fight card. Spong will compete at heavyweight and his opponent has not yet been named. The last time we saw Tyrone Spong in action, he suffered a gruesome leg injury during the GLORY 15 light heavyweight tournament final against Gokhan Saki in Istanbul (pic). "The King of the Ring" has been on the mend since the unfortunate setback that to read news >>

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