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  • 3 days ago
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With another ONE FC event in the books, we take a look at some of the more spectacular finishes from the card. ONE FC returned to Malaysia on Friday for its Roar of Tigers event, and as usual the action was violent and decisive with all nine fights resulting in finishes. Headkicks were the weapon of choice for the evening and as ONE FC uses the PRIDE ruleset, many of them were to the heads of grounded opponents. Let's take a look at some of the best finishes from the night: In the prelims, Anatp read news >>

  • 6 days ago
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Marat Gafuron needed little time to showcase his skills in his ONE FC debut and scored a 68-second submission win over Rob Lisita in today’s ONE FC 21 main event. Filed under: News read news >>

  • 26 days ago
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LAS VEGAS - The Conor McGregor hype train just jumped onto the high-speed track. In front of an MGM Grand Garden Arena filled half with Irish flags and half with people waiting to see the cocky Dubliner finally get his comeuppance, McGregor aced his biggest test to date. The featherweight contender proved himself legit with a TKO in just 1:46 Saturday night at UFC 178. "I don't just knock them out, I pick the round," said McGregor (16-2), who won his 12th straight fight and improved to 4-0 in th read news >>

  • 26 days ago
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LAS VEGAS - For the better part of nine minutes, Yoel Romero battered a game Tim Kennedy. The finish seemed all but inevitable. And we got there. But boy, were there twists and turns along the way in what turned into an epic UFC 178 middleweight encounter. After looking down and out, Kennedy tagged Romero with 15 seconds left in the second round and nearly finished him in a staggering reversal of fortune. Romero was saved by the horn. Romero looked out on his feet in his corner between rounds. B read news >>

  • 26 days ago
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Cat Zingano reclaimed her status as top contender to Ronda Rousey's women's bantamweight title by finishing Amanda Nunes at UFC 175. read news >>

  • 26 days ago
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LAS VEGAS - For someone who spent so much time out of the Octagon, Dominick Cruz sure didn't seem to want to spend much time in the cage on Saturday night. The former UFC bantamweight champion, who never lost the title in the cage, was out action three days shy of three years before meeting Takeya Mizugaki on Saturday night at UFC 178. The former champ showed championship form, needing just 1:01 to finish Mizaugaki at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. ‘I'm still trying to take it in," Cruz (20-1) said read news >>

  • a month ago
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Emanuel Newton and Liam McGeary are on a collision course for the light heavyweight title after scoring two of the year's most spectacular finishes on Friday night's Bellator show.Newton (24-7-1) retained his light heavyweight title finishing Joey Beltran (15-11) with a left spinning backfist to the jaw at 3:07 of the third round. The champion had looked sluggish during the second and third rounds of the main event at the Compuware Arena in Plymouth, Mich.McGeary (9-0) scored a rarely seen submi read news >>

  • a month ago
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Bellator 123: “Curran vs. Pitbull 2” took place last night (Fri., Sept. 5, 2014) from Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn., while rivals Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) put on a show several miles away. Check out our recap of Bellator’s Season 11 debut below. The revamped Bellator MMA put on its first show of Season 11 last night (Fri., Sept. 5, 2014), with President Scott Coker assembling quite an entertaining card as the promotion went head-to-head against Ultimate Fighting Championship read news >>

  • a month ago
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For the better part of a minute, the new Ailstair Overeem, the one who had just joined Jackson's MMA, looked a whole lot like the vintage striker who was such a fan favorite. The former Strikeforce and Dream champion mixed up swift, efficient strikes and kept Ben Rothwell off-balance. Then things changed fast. Rothwell clobbered Overeem with a right hand above the ear and followed up on the mat with a series of uncontested punches, bringing a halt to their heavyweight showdown at UFC Fight Night read news >>

  • a month ago
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LEDYARD, Conn. – Al Iaquinta battered fellow “TUF” vet Rodrigo Damm over two rounds before finishing the fight with authority in the third frame. Filed under: News read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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With a night full of sensational finishes at UFC Fight Night 49, you wondered who was going to be left out of the running for Performance of the Night. Turns out there was little for the night's fantastic finishers to worry about. Rather than hand out a Fight of the Night award and two Performance bonuses, the UFC gave out four Performance of the Night. Rafael dos Anjos, Thales Leites, Jordan Mein, and Ben Saunders are all $50,000 richer after pocketing performance bonuses in Tulsa. Dos Anjos ou read news >>

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