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  • 6 days ago
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Ever wonder how one UFC champion would fare against another? Ever ponder the idea of a battle of the sexes? Of course you have, and that's perfectly natural. Unfortunately, the universal laws of mixed martial arts prevent any of these dreams matchups from actually taking place. Luckily, our imagination on this platform is not controlled by a sanctioning body. Strength aside, here are five fights we would love to see if weight classes were no more.Begin Slideshow read news >>

  • 14 days ago
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The first eight months of 2014 haven't been the most stellar for the UFC or its fans. We were supposed to be greeted into the new year with the return of its bantamweight champion—Dominick Cruz—only to have a groin tear force the former champion out of the bout and his grip off the title. So, yeah, that didn't happen. We were also supposed to see Jon Jones square off against the only man to challenge him inside of the Octagon in September, only to see Alexander Gustafsson pull out of the fight b read news >>

  • 22 days ago
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Coming off three stoppage victories in three different weight classes, Lucas Martins is scheduled to return to the Octagon in October. UFC officially announced on Tuesday that "Mineiro" meets Darren Elkins in a featherweight bout at UFC 179 on Oct. 25. The pay-per-view card takes place at the Maracanazinho gymnasium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Martins (15-1) has been impressive in his last appearances inside the Octagon. Unbeaten since his short-notice UFC debut against Edson Barboza, the Chute B read news >>

  • a month ago
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Jerrod Sanders is dropping two weight classes, from lightweight to bantamweight, for his next UFC bout.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

  • a month ago
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BANGOR, Maine – UFC Fight Night 47 may not be the most stacked event in UFC history, but it’s the most diverse. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • a month ago
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Super search engine and mass media giant, Google is now offering in-house BJJ lessons for its emplyees. There are thousands of people that work for Google around the globe, but if you're one of the privileged few that gets to work out of their corporate headquarters in Mountain View California, there's another reason to be counting your lucky stars. In addition to free healthy meals for its staff, ping pong and a variety of other amazing perks, Google has just added Brazilian jiu-jitsu lessons t read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Changing weight classes has become a mainstay in today's MMA culture. Much like the Hollywood reboot, changing divisions remains one of the most valuable cards any fighter holds in his or her back pocket when things get rough. Far too often are fighters plagued by simple things beyond their control. Frankie Edgar saw that he no longer had a place amongst the UFC's elite lightweights after dropping two-straight losses to former lightweight champion Benson Henderson. A change in division afforded read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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UFC 177 will provide the lighter weight classes with another chance to showcase their skills, as title fights in the bantamweight and flyweight divisions headline the evening's main card. But the Aug. 30 event, to be held in Sacramento, California, is not exactly creating a buzz within the MMA world. There's at least some intrigue about UFC 177's main event, a rematch between T.J. Dillashaw and Renan Barao, with fans wanting to see if Barao can respond to the shellacking he took at UFC 173. The read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Josh Thomson knows how to get the media and fans talking as much about his actions outside the cage as about his actual fights. Never one to shy away from his sharing his opinion, "The Punk" is back at it again. Speaking to Damon Martin of Fox Sports, Thomson basically said that anyone who fights above 155 pounds isn't as good as everyone who fights in the lighter weight classes: You hit 185, 205 and heavyweight, those guys are always just good at like one thing, two things, but they're not grea read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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The UFC hasn’t traveled to the fight-rich Republic of Ireland in five years, but on Saturday, the octagon finally returns with UFC Fight Night 46. Here are 35 pre-fight facts about the event.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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B.J. Penn and Frankie Edgar fight for the third time on Sunday at the TUF 19 Finale. Get a trilogy’s worth of pre-fight facts about the event inside. Filed under: News read news >>

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