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MMA, non-UFC division, enjoyed a little bump this week. First, heavyweight GOAT Fedor Emelianenko hit American soil (and the public eye) for the first time in quite a while. And it wasn't just any American soil. It was Dave & Buster's soil—a Dave & Buster's in Connecticut's soil. He was there as part of a promotional thing for Bellator, designed to help drum up some buzz for Bellator 134, which takes place Friday night. So, mission accomplished on that front. And then there was this little nugge read news >>

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It's one bump in the road after another for Rory MacDonald After getting promised a shot to face either Johny Hendricks or Robbie Lawler for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight title, Rory MacDonald got the wrong end of the deal once again. That's because the ZUFFA-owned company opted to stage a trilogy fight between Hendricks and Lawler after "Ruthless" dethroned "Bigg Rigg" at UFC 181 in Dec. 2014 via unanimous decision (see it again here). The choice didn't sit too well with read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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WSOF champ Rick Glenn sees title defense against Lance Palmer as a chance to give his career a little boost. read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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With a recent win and a bump up in the USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA Power Rankings, flyweight John Moraga isn’t ready to abandon his title hopes just yet.Filed under: Bellator, News, UFC, WSOF read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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After an action-packed UFC Fight Night 46 event over the weekend (Sat., July 19 2014) in Dublin, Ireland, plenty of fighters are still feeling the buzz; however, Brad Pickett is likely suffering from the worst post-fight hangover after losing to Ian McCall in just his second flyweight fight. Another weekend of fisticuffs has come and gone as UFC Fight Night 46 blew the roof the O2 Arena (almost literally) this past weekend (Sat., July 19, 2014) in Dublin, Ireland. Plenty of fighters were left li read news >>

  • 9 months ago
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The decision to bump Nate Diaz from the UFC’s official rankings wasn’t retribution, Dana White said today, but the way a relatively new system works.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • a year ago
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Although a quick knockout of light heavyweight Dan Henderson didn’t affect his middleweight ranking, Vitor Belfort got a bump in the pound-for-pound section of the USA TODAY Sports and MMAjunkie.com MMA rankings.Filed under: MMA Rankings read news >>

  • a year ago
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Tim Kennedy describes his recent UFC career as having "a lot of ups and downs," and it's hard to blame him. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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The bump that Ronda Rousey vs. Sarah Kaufman delivered in TV ratings wasn't exactly reflected in live attendance numbers. "Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman" drew 3,502 fans for a live gate of $145,510, the California State Athletic Commission reported today in an email to MMAjunkie.com. The event took place this past Saturday at Valley View Casino Center in San Diego. Its main card aired live on Showtime while preliminary-card fights aired on Showtime Extreme. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Demetrious Johnson finally got past Ian McCall, but has run into another slight bump in the road due to a hernia suffered in that fight. Retweet this Share on Facebook • Email • StumbleUpon • Reddit read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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UFC president Dana White explains why "The Ultimate Fighter: Live" landed on Friday nights and how working with FX is different than working with Spike TV. Retweet this Share on Facebook • Email • Stumbl read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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With two titles and an unblemished record in 12 professional fights, Jeremy Spoon has already established himself as a person of interest on the mixed martial arts scene. read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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Of all the bouts emanating from Strikeforce “Nashville” last weekend, it's the one non-sanctioned fight caught live on national television that's been the talk of the MMA community. Referee “Big” John McCarthy was in the thick of the melee between Jason “Mayhem” Miller and Team Cesar Gracie and gave his perspective in its aftermath on the Sherdog Radio Network's “It’s Time” show with host Bruce Buffer on Tuesday. read news >>