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  • 14 days ago
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This week’s Twitter Mailbag tackles the ongoing fallout from Cung Le’s drug test, plus Rory MacDonald’s impending title shot, Royce Gracie’s new job with Bellator, and much more.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 15 days ago
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Even after a week of speculation, public disputes and good, solid reporting by MMA’s best journalists, there is still a lot we don’t know about Cung Le’s positive drug test. At this point, though, the simple question of Le’s guilt or innocence has become secondary to the one thing we can say with absolute certainty: The UFC can’t continue to oversee its own drug-testing program. It needs help. Last week, the fight company self-reported that the 42-year-old Le tested positive for "an excess level read news >>

  • 17 days ago
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In the fallout of the BattleGround MMA eight-man tournament he won on Friday night, Roan Carneiro made it clear he thought he'd been "robbed" by the Oklahoma State Athletic Commission. The grand prize for navigating the eight-man field in a single night of competition was $50,000. Carneiro was docked 30 percent of his winnings by the OSAC -- $15,000 -- for showing up late to a mandatory physical examination. Carneiro talked to MMA Fighting about it on Saturday. "They took 30 percent of my money, read news >>

  • 21 days ago
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The panel discusses Cung Le testing positive for HGH, the fallout from UFC 178, this weekend's busy MMA schedule, one-night tournaments, and much more. read news >>

  • 22 days ago
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On this week's live episode of "The MMA Beat," the panel will discuss Cung Le testing positive for HGH, the fallout from UFC 178, this weekend's busy MMA schedule, one-night tournaments, and much more. Watch "The MMA Beat" live today at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT / 6 p.m. GMT. Subscribe to the show on iTunes: audio | video. Soundcloud here. Music courtesy of APM Music. read news >>

  • 23 days ago
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Yoel Romero’s coach offers his side of the controversial ‘stoolgate’ incident. While the fallout of the controversial and bizarre UFC 178 incident between Tim Kennedy and Yoel Romero has been a confusing mess since the conclusion of the bout on Saturday night, it appears Romero's coach, Ricardo Liborio, is ready to brush the matter aside as one big misunderstanding. The American Top Team head coach was present in Romero's corner but was not in the cage between the second and third rounds. In his read news >>

  • 25 days ago
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UFC 178 featured a variety of entertaining stoppages, the most bizarre of which was Yoel Romero's third round TKO win over Tim Kennedy. While the manner of Romero's stoppage was not the issue, his failure to get off the stool heading into the final frame left fans and pundits puzzled over referee John McCarthy's decision to allow the fight to continue. With Romero wasting time on the stool, Kennedy grew frustrated with the Olympian's antics and pressured the referee to step in and make a call. R read news >>

  • a month ago
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Following Ben Askren's bizarre exchange with co-host Kenny Rice on "Inside MMA," and subsequent apology from AXS Fights CEO Andrew Simon, fellow "Inside MMA" co-host Bas Rutten took to Facebook on Tuesday to elaborate on the situation and defend Rice's decision to pull the plug on the ONE FC welterweight champ mid-interview. Check out Rutten's post below: Some people commented on my wall about the Ben Askren interview we did and I wanted to say something because I promised I would but then I tho read news >>

  • a month ago
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When Stephan Bonnar got the call to fight Anderson Silva at UFC 153 in Oct. 2012, it seemed like the opportunity of a lifetime. Instead, it turned into nightmare. Bonnar was defeated by Silva, popped for steroids in his post-fight drug test, and ended up retiring. On Monday's edition of The MMA Hour, Bonnar, who is coming out of retirement to face Tito Ortiz in Bellator on Nov. 15, revealed just how low he sunk when he found himself a pariah in the MMA world. "It completely blew up in my face," read news >>

  • a month ago
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. - A half-hour after the weigh-ins for UFC 177, T.J. Dillashaw was still angry at Renan Barao. Dillashaw will defend his bantamweight title against former Bellator featherweight champion Joe Soto on Saturday night in the main event at Sleep Train Arena, a development which came down Friday afternoon. Barao, who was supposed to meet Dillashaw in a rematch of their UFC 173 encounter, was hospitalized after a weight cut gone awry. The champion wasn't in the mood to cut Barao any s read news >>

  • a month ago
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Bobby Green is finding a lot of fault with how his comments about Donald Cerrone saying "racist stuff" were publicized. There really isn't a lot of context missing here. Following an appearance on The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani, Bobby Green's comments about Donald Cerrone were the talk of the day. Green went on the record to say that, at his first UFC fan expo, Cerrone "said some racist stuff." Green then went into further detail about Cerrone "groping every woman in his line" under the threat read news >>

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