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RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil -- UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey spoke to the Brazilian media at Flavio Canto’s judo school in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and discussed the importance of judo in her life, her advantages in MMA because of her background in judo, what would it take for her to fight Cris Cyborg, potential bouts against Gina Carano and Bethe Correia, who’s the next Ronda Rousey at TUF 20 and much more. read news >>

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Ready for Metamoris? Not quite. UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion, Ronda Rousey, is already cleared to resume training after undergoing a minor surgical procedure on her knee (more details here). In the video above, "Rowdy" is seen rolling with The Skrap Pack Fight Team member -- and coach on The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 20 opposite Lightweight champion Anthony Pettis -- Gilbert Melendez. If Rousey can remain healthy and off the Silver Screen, she'd seemingly be on track to anchor the promotion's read news >>

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The Ultimate Fighter 20 debuted last week to rave reviews and not-so-great television ratings. But regardless of the show's ability to capture fan imagination—it has grown long in the tooth over the years—there is no doubt that the latest version of The Ultimate Fighter is the most interesting in years. From the high-level competitors to the unique new seeding and tournament structure, it is a breath of fresh air. In a house filled with title contenders, only one woman will emerge as the new UFC read news >>

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UFC heavyweight Roy Nelson doesn't think former Pride champion Fedor Emelianenko or current UFC titleholder Cain Velasquez qualifies as the best heavyweight fighter ever—but it's nothing personal, because he doesn't think anyone else does either. Speaking with FOX Sports, "Big Country" explained why the term "greatest of all time" shouldn't apply to heavyweight mixed martial artists: I don't think there's actually a greatest heavyweight. I think with every heavyweight there's a style that makes read news >>

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Former Strikeforce bantamweight champion Miesha Tate revealed that she was interested in avenging her loss to Cat Zingano. Although her sights are firmly set on her upcoming opponent, Miesha Tate hopes to get an opportunity to exact revenge on a fighter who almost cost her a title shot, Cat Zingano. Yet before that could be considered, Tate will need to overcome the 'Queen of Pancrase' in hostile territory this coming weekend. Rin Nakai may hold an undefeated 16-0-1 career record, but it has com read news >>

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Former UFC two-division champion Randy Couture impressed the judges last night on ‘Dancing with the Stars’ with his foxtrotting skills. It appears that prize-fighting is not the only talent that Randy Couture posses in his half-a-century old body. He can also dance the foxtrot - impressively. The former UFC heavyweight and light-heavyweight champion competed for the first time on the 19th edition of 'Dancing with the Stars' with partner Karina Smirnoff and kept from embarrassing himself with a s read news >>

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First there was Matt Hughes, who had two stints as the UFC's welterweight champion for a total of 1,577 days. He clobbered opponent after opponent as he became the first great welterweight champion of the modern UFC era. Then there was Georges St-Pierre, who, like Hughes, had multiple stints as the welterweight king. St-Pierre absolutely dominated a majority of his opponents en route to surpassing Hughes as the longest-reigning welterweight champion to ever be. His 2,204 total days as champion s read news >>

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Bellator lightweight tournament champion Dave Jansen is returning after an extended injury layoff to fight two-time tourney champ Rick Hawn at Bellator 130, MMAjunkie today confirmed.Filed under: Bellator, MMA Rumors, News read news >>

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Given that Bjorn Rebney brought former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz out of retirement, one might assume the former UFC light heavyweight champion was disappointed to see the company's former CEO get shown the door. One would be wrong. On Monday's edition of The MMA Hour, Ortiz said that he was as happy as anyone else when he heard the news Rebney had been shown the door and Strikeforce founder Scott Coker was tapped to take his place. "I was so happy," Ortiz said. "I was real calm. read news >>

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The speculation about UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey’s next opponent began moments after retaining her title for the forth time at UFC 175. read news >>

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Former UFC light-heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz discusses his issues with Stephan Bonnar, which includes his history with steroids and his fake personality. A few short weeks ago, Bellator MMA went head-to-head against the UFC on a Friday night in Foxwood, Connecticut, and while they did not beat the leading promotion in terms of a live gate or television ratings, they arguably came out of the night with the most memorable moment on both shows - a bizarre brawl involving a masked man. Stephan B read news >>

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