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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight titleholder Ronda Rousey is confident she can beat any female in the world in a straight-up jiu-jitsu match, according to comments she made earlier this year, and might be even willing to prove it. Eventually. "Rowdy" was in Brazil last weekend for the UFC Fight Night 51 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Fight Pass, and told reporters during her media scrum (watch it) that once she's retired from UFC -- or given the kind of coin she makes read news >>

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Thomas Almeida and Tim Gorman have verbally agreed to compete at UFC Fight Night 56 on Nov. 8 in Uberlandia, Brazil, according to UFC officials Thursday.Almeida, who is 17-0 in his career, will make his UFC debut in the bantamweight contest.Gorman (8-3) lost his UFC debut via unanimous decision against Mitch Gagnon at UFC Fight Night at the TUF Nations Finale this past April.A light heavyweight contest between Mauricio Rua and Jimi Manuwa headlines the contest. read news >>

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Charles Oliveira was not cleared by doctors to compete against Nik Lentz at UFC Fight Night “Mousasi vs. Jacare,” therefore the fight has been canceled. read news >>

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Following in his rival Chuck Liddell's footsteps, Randy Couture becomes the latest UFC legend to join the popular reality dance competition. It's not uncommon to see athletes participate in ABC's Dancing With the Stars, and their 19th season will feature a former UFC light heavyweight and heavyweight champion. Randy Couture has signed up for the famed dancing competition, whose latest cast of celebrities was announced earlier today on Good Morning America. Couture will be partnered with Russia's read news >>

  • 11 days ago
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UFC legend Randy Couture will be appearing on Season 19 of ABC's long-running dance competition series Dancing with the Stars. ABC announced the news Thursday, revealing the full cast of celebrities (more or less) who will face off in the show's popular tournament. Couture isn't the only athlete on the cast, either, as he is joined by American track star Lolo Jones and Nascar great Michael Waltrip. Past that lot, it is the usual mashup of actors, actresses, comedians and reality TV personalities read news >>

  • 11 days ago
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If Chuck Liddell could cut a rug, then why not Randy Couture? read news >>

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Randy Couture may have retired from mixed martial arts fighting, entered the UFC Hall of Fame (as well as become a personality on Spike TV) and gone into the world of acting, but he's not done with competition yet. As reported first by the Newark Star-Ledger, Couture has been tabbed to star on the upcoming season of ABC's 'Dancing with the Stars', which debuts Sept. 14th at 8 p.m. ET Couture is not the first MMA fighter to appear on the long-running show. Fellow UFC Hall of Famer Chuck Liddell g read news >>

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Metamoris has been getting bigger pretty consistently over the past year or so. From people who dabble in jiu-jitsu to hardcore grappling aficionados to dudes looking for some hipster fight-sport cred, the submission-only grappling showcase has developed a decent following. As it's grown, so too has its relationship with UFC competitors looking to bridge the gap between fights. Names like Josh Barnett and Chael Sonnen competed most recently, while former UFC competitors such as Dean Lister and V read news >>

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On Saturday Henry Cejudo will become just the third Olympic gold medalist to compete in the UFC, but the undefeated MMA fighter could easily become the most accomplished.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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With her recovery from knee surgery weeks ahead of schedule, UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is hoping for a Jan. 3 return at UFC 182. Her opponent is yet to be determined, but Rousey sounds like she'd even be open to a catchweight bout with Gina Carano. "She's been the one insisting on fighting at 135, so yeah, I would love to fight her at 135," Rousey told Bloodyelbow.com in Macao. "I prefer that, definitely. I feel like there's where I'm at my athletic peak." Revealing she step read news >>

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James Vick’s eagerness to compete in front of the Texas faithful in his home state resulted in an unwelcomed layoff from competition.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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