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Fabricio Werdum decided to move his training camp to Mexico in preparation for a heavyweight championship fight with Cain Velasquez on Nov. 15, but a bad choice almost ended his life. Werdum moved to Nevado de Toluca with Rafael Cordeiro, Felipe Werdum, Renato "Babalu" Sobral and eight other coaches and sparring partners, and their first day of training almost became their last, as they were poisoned by carbon monoxide from a gasoline generator. "It was terrible," Werdum told MMAFighting.com. "W read news >>

  • 3 days ago
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I've heard of fighters gassing, but this is ridiculous. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight No. 1 contender, Fabricio Werdum, moved his training camp to a small village in Mexico to prepare for his upcoming title fight against Cain Velasquez, which takes place in the UFC 180 pay-per-view (PPV) main event on Nov. 15, 2014, in Mexico City. It was a decision that nearly cost him his life, according to Nick "The Tooth" Gullo (via Fightland): The UFC's first-ever card in Mexico, featurin read news >>

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Brazil's Nova Uniao camp boasted three champions between the UFC and Bellator at the start of 2014, but they could be down to none should Jose Aldo lose to Chad Mendes. Nova Uniao has built itself up as one of the top camps in MMA, particularly following the rises of Jose Aldo and Renan Barao, who established themselves as UFC champions and two of the unquestioned top fighters in the sport. In Bellator, Eduardo Dantas was widely considered to be the best bantamweight not in the UFC, and aside fr read news >>

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Recently cleared to begin training again after a May submission loss to Gegard Mousasi, UFC middleweight Mark Munoz has signed a new four-fight deal with the promotion while he awaits his next opponent.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 27 days ago
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UFC featherweight Conor McGregor has a Pay-Per-View date with Dustin Poirier this Saturday at UFC 178, but he's happy to talk about who he plans on fighting next. Speaking with media members in Las Vegas, McGregor was asked if he felt up to stepping in for either featherweight champion Jose Aldo or Chad Mendes if he were called upon. "100 percent," said McGregor. "You're damn right I'd be ready. I stay ready. It's my logo." Aldo was originally set to defend his title in a rematch with Mendes Aug read news >>

  • 28 days ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight Brendan Schaub doesn't want to go into detail, but he's happy as a clam about Travis Browne defecting from Jackson's MMA in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to go and train with Ronda Rousey's coach, Edmond Tarverdyan, in Glendale, California. Something he called a "mistake." "Obviously, I know Ronda very well and I know that camp pretty well," Schaub told Joe Rogan. "I'm not going to go into detail, but I think it's a great thing for me that he's trainin read news >>

  • a month ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight contender Travis Browne (16-2) has officially jumped ship, leaving Jackson's MMA in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to train with Edmond Tarverdyan at Glendale Fighting Club in Glendale, California. Not that anyone is surprised. But the man he left behind, Greg Jackson, is not taking any offense to the change in camps, insisiting that Browne needs to do what's best for his career. If that means heading to "The Golden State" to train alongside Ronda Rouse read news >>

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Veteran mixed martial arts fighter Wanderlei Silva has filed a reply in support of motion to dismiss for lack of jurisdiction in the case brought against him by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The motion was filed on Tuesday by Silva's Las Vegas-based lawyer, Ross Goodman, and was stamped as received by the Nevada Attorney General's administration office on Wednesday. Bleacher Report obtained a copy of the reply from Goodman Law Group. A full version of the reply may be viewed here. Goodma read news >>

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Last time we saw Grudge Training Centers Justin Gaethje in the World Series of Fighting cage he was bring a flurry of punches to Nick Newell to win him a second read news >>

  • a month ago
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The finger pointing continues. Following what looks to be the final bout of a Hall of Fame career, everyone who contributed to B.J. Penn's bizarre performance against Frankie Edgar in July has looked to distance themselves as much as possible. While Penn's altered striking style was blamed (perhaps unjustly so) on longtime trainer Jason Parillo, Penn has been critical of nutritionist Mike Dolce. After saying in August that he regretted ever hiring Dolce to help make the drop to featherweight, Pe read news >>

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The first time Marcos Maidana fought Floyd Mayweather Jr., he did so with a five-week camp. read news >>

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