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  • 5 years ago
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It appears that welterweight Frank Lester has run out of chances to land a spot on the roster of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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UFC star Chael Sonnen says he's got a contract to fight at UFC 175 at 205 pounds and doesn't think he can lose the necessary weight to fight at 185lbs in July. He hopes Dana White misspoke. read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Dot those "i's" and cross them fingers, Mr. Melvin. It didn't take long for former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight Melvin Guillard to find a new mixed martial arts (MMA) home. In news that should surprise no one, "The Young Assassin" today inked a multi-fight contract with World Series of Fighting (WSOF), which is "proud" to now have The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 2 alum on its team. Exact terms of the deal, including its value, are unknown at this time. Guillard was cut after a run read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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When Frank Mir and Alistair Overeem fought each other at UFC 169, fans might as well have dubbed it a "loser leaves town match." But it seems like the man who lost, Mir, isn't leaving the UFC anytime soon. Mir's manager, Malki Kawa, spoke with Fox Sports about what the former UFC heavyweight champion has been up to since the UFC 169 loss. "He's just taking time off," Kawa said. "He's taking a little bit of time and we'll figure out what his next fight is going to be, and what he's going to do ne read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Mir has competed every year since his 2006 return and could probably use a break. Talk about a rough couple of years. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion Frank Mir has dropped four consecutive mixed martial arts (MMA) fights, including a lopsided unanimous decision loss to Alistair Overeem at the UFC 169 pay-per-view (PPV) event earlier this year in New Jersey. "The Reem" out-struck Mir 139-5. Following his defeat in "Dirty Jersey," UFC President Dana White refused t read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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A heavyweight bout between former champ Frank Mir and fellow contender Roy Nelson is in the works for a planned Memorial Day weekend event expected to be UFC 130. A source close to the negotiations told MMAjunkie.com verbal agreements are in place for the heavyweight tilt. An additional source said the contract issues that forced Nelson out of an early-year event aren't expected to be an issue. read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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Maybe it was a change of plans. Or a change of heart. Or simply a matter of the Ultimate Fighting Championship again listening to what the fans overwhelmingly wanted. read news >>

  • 15 hours ago
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SAITAMA, Japan – A reportedly drastic weight cut for Mark Hunt was little more than routine, the victorious heavyweight told MMAjunkie following UFC Fight Night 52. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • a day ago
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A half dozen fighters may be fighting to avoid a pink slip this weekend, including Amir Sadollah and Yoshihiro Akiyama, who'll be squaring off in probably the most high-risk fight of the evening. Likely Cut Regardless of Outcome Kazuki Tokudome (12-5-1, 1-2 UFC) - Fighters have been kept around after three losses before, but it's rare, and I don't think that Tokudome has the style or fan recognition that would earn him that privilege. Takenori Sato (17-9-7, 0-1 UFC) - He was absolutely overwhelm read news >>

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Thiago Silva was terminated from his UFC contract on Friday, two weeks after being reinstated by the company when assault and battery charges against the fighter were dropped. read news >>

  • a day ago
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The UFC has again released Thiago Silva, and fellow vet Anthony Johnson has been suspended indefinitely, the promotion today announced.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

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