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  • 13 hours ago
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Check out bizarre, but undefeated, fighter Rin Nakai's Pancrase 247 victory over Brenda Gonzalez, as she prepares to face Miesha Tate at Saturday's UFC Japan. read news >>

  • 13 hours ago
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Twelve fighters permeate a preliminary card that should be even better in practice than on paper. Though light on rank, these Fight Pass prelims for UFN 52 should be heavy on action. The Line Up Bantamweight Alex Caceres vs. Masanori Kanehara Featherweight Katsunori Kikuno vs. Sam Sicilia Welterweight Hyun Gyu Lim vs. Takenori Sato Bantamweight Michinori Tanaka vs. Kyung Ho Kang Lightweight Kazuki Tokudome vs. Johnny Case Featherweight Maximo Blanco vs. Dan Hooker The Odds Alex Caceres -280 Masa read news >>

  • 14 hours ago
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Las Vegas has become UFC fighter Miesha Tate’s new home, but the Washington native is hoping she can convince some other female fighters to join her in Sin City.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • 15 hours ago
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In a sport that rolls on nearly every weekend, year-round, physical and mental burnout are very real threats. But if MMA won’t hit the pause button, could fighters benefit from carving out a break for themselves?Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • 17 hours ago
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The UFC doesn't proactively tell fighters what size cage they'll be fighting in, leading to many athletes not knowing what size cage they'll compete in until event night. One of the new talking points heading into UFC events is the size of the Octagon. There is the traditional "large cage" which has been the standard for major UFC events and the smaller cage which used to only be used for rare events such as Ultimate Fighter finales. With the new expanded schedule from the UFC, they find themsel read news >>

  • 19 hours ago
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Not one to question UFC's matchmaking, Khabib Nurmagomedov couldn't help but wonder why the promotion gave "El Nino" another title shot so soon. 'The Eagle" is also asking why Anthony Pettis seems more interested in fighting Nate Diaz as opposed to someone like himself, a man who has yet to taste defeat inside the Octagon. Khabib Nurmagomedov has quickly established himself as one of the best lightweight fighters in all of mixed martial arts (MMA), racking up six consecutive wins in the sport's read news >>

  • 22 hours ago
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Rankings are just a bunch of numbers, right? While that may be an actuality, rankings often serve as an index for each and every divisional map. Now while some values may be skewed and others short-handed, the UFC has done its best to maintain stability from the very depths of its roster. But that doesn't mean some names are given numbers, or the lack thereof, that fail to articulate their true worth in blood, sweat, skill and perennial success. Here are eight fighters who deserve to be slotted read news >>

  • a day ago
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Three fighters – including victorious headliner Andrei Arlovski – picked up significant medical suspensions following this past Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 51. MMAjunkie recently requested and received the suspensions from the Comissao Atletica Brasileira de MMA (...) read news >>

  • a day ago
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We already know how Fedor Emelianenko feels about women, so that immediately eliminates two divisions -- bantamweight and strawweight -- in Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). As for the rest? Meh. The former PRIDE FC heavyweight champion, who was also the only man to (thankfully) wear the WAMMA title, finds a handful of current mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters "interesting," like UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, but doesn't sound overly impressed with the remainder of the product. Fr read news >>

  • a day ago
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The never ending saga between UFC president Dana White and his white whale continues. The reasons as to why former PRIDE heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko never graced the Octagon depend on who you ask, but both he and White have spent years blaming the other for it never happening. Now, Emelianenko says his legacy isn't worse off by never having fought in the UFC because he faced a higher level of talent in Japan. "Well, the UFC didn't want me to fight there, so what could I do? We were un read news >>

  • a day ago
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The moment UFC heavyweight Ben Rothwell set foot inside the cage in Connecticut earlier this month, he knew something was different.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

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