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UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and his next challenger, Daniel Cormier, on Tuesday were handed penalties by the Nevada Athletic Commission for a media day brawl. read news >>

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UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and 205-pound top contender Daniel Cormier appeared before the Nevada Athletic Commission to discuss their August brawl at a press event. Both fighters received modest punishments that ensures their fight will still go down in Las Vegas, Nevada at UFC 182 on Jan. 3rd. The entire hearing was broadcasted live on UFC Fight Pass. Jones appeared first, and was quiet and repentant in talking with the Commission, accepting blame for the brawl and basically asked read news >>

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Bellator middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko discusses why Fedor Emelianenko is his biggest role model and a source of motivation for him in the cage. While he managed to carve out his own path in Mixed Martial Arts, Alexander Shlemenko is not shy to admit that he, along with the majority of Russian fighters, simply hopes to live up to the likes of "The Last Emperor" Fedor Emelianenko. The Bellator middleweight champion revealed that Fedor is a ‘role model' and a perfect specimen to model read news >>

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UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was fined $50,000 by the Nevada Athletic Commission for his part in a brawl with Daniel Cormier on Aug. 4. read news >>

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UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was fined $50,000 as a result of the brawl that took place between he and Daniel Cormier at an August 4, 2014 press event to promote UFC 178. Representatives of the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) unanimously approved the punishment at a Tuesday commission meeting in Las Vegas. In addition to the fine, Jones will be required to complete 40 hours of community service in Las Vegas. Jones and Cormier collided during a staredown photo opportunity in the lobb read news >>

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UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson previews his UFC 178 title defense against Chris Cariaso. read news >>

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Cage Warriors welterweight champion Nicolas Dalby was the unfortunate victim of a last-minute fight cancellation earlier this month. But the situation wasn’t all bad.Filed under: Cage Warriors, MMAjunkie Radio, News read news >>

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There's something so cool about UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt (10-8-1)—entrancing even. He's a human paradox, a man whose very existence defies the carefully crafted rules that govern the world of combat sports. A gargantuan with neck tattoos and fists of granite, he should be one of the scariest men alive. A man who beats people up for a living definitely shouldn't exude such zen and peace, even in the midst of carnage. And yet... In the cage there are no secrets, not when Hunt, 40, is fighting. Hi read news >>

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UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman has been forced to withdraw from his scheduled UFC 181 title fight opposite Vitor Belfort: Belfort vs. Weidman moved to February, according to Vitor. Damn. — Guilherme Cruz (@guicruzzz) September 22, 2014 The news was confirmed shortly thereafter by MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani: Dana White just confirmed to me that Chris Weidman had to pull out of UFC 181 and the Belfort-Weidman fight has now been moved to Feb. — Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) September read news >>

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It looks like another big title fight in 2014 is getting pushed back following an apparent injury to Chris Weidman. This may go down as a cursed year for the UFC's biggest stars. Anderson Silva, Johny Hendricks, Cain Velasquez, Junior Dos Santos, Jose Aldo, Alexander Gustafsson, and Jon Jones have all gone down with fight cancelling and postponing injuries in 2014. Add another to the list, as Vitor Belfort is reporting that middleweight champion Chris Weidman has been forced out of their UFC 181 read news >>

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Douglas Lima has yet to defend his welterweight championship, and he expects to do it early next year. "The Phenom", who won the vacant 170-pound title with a second-round TKO victory over Rick Hawn in April, is currently dealing with small injuries and won’t be able to put his title on the line in 2014. "I think I will only fight again in January or February," Lima told MMAFighting.com. Lima, a two-time welterweight tournament winner in Bellator, is currently riding a five-fight winning streak, read news >>

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