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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 >>

  • 8 days ago
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From former heavyweight champ to UFC pink slip? Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight kingpin Frank Mir has fought all but two of his professional mixed martial arts (MMA) bouts inside the Octagon, earning a 14-9 record over 13 years of action. A large percentage of Mir's losses have come from his recent career drought that has seen him lose four straight fights. Prior to his losing streak -- that dates back all the way to May 2012 -- the former champ had never lost two straigh read news >>

  • 10 days ago
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A look at who may be fighting to stay on the UFC roster this weekend... This Sunday's UFC Fight Night out of Porto Alegre, Brazil features high-stakes bouts at all ends of the card, with both former champions and undercard mainstays risking extended losing streaks. Read on to see who might be taking their last walk to the Octagon. Likely Cut With a Loss T. J. Waldburger (16-9, 4-4 UFC) - losing three in a row with a 1-4 mark in your last five is pretty bad news, especially if that latest defeat read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Dashon Johnson was once a promising MMA fighter from Escondido who was 9-0 as a pro. Two straight losses seemed to be reason enough for UFC to cut him and have him rebuild his career on the regional circuit, but new reasons for his release have emerged. He's not the most famous Johnson that UFC ever had under contract. Not Anthony "Rumble" Johnson, Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson, or even "Big" Lavar Johnson, but Dashon Johnson was once a promising mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter from Escondi read news >>

  • 8 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 >>

  • 10 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 >>

  • 11 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 >>

  • 11 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 >>

  • 4 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 >>

  • 5 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 >>

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After defending her UFC women’s bantamweight title for the third time in a one-year span on Saturday, Ronda Rousey plans to film a movie before she accepts another fight. read news >>

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Could the former UFC heavyweight champion be making a comeback? "Apparently Brock Lesnar is a UFC fan and he was in town and wanted to come see the fight tonight. He's under contract with the WWE, and when his contract is up, I am sure he will call me." Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White only gave one sentence to the media at the UFC 184 post-fight press conference (replay here) regarding former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar -- who was spotted at the Los Angeles ev read news >>

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LOS ANGELES -- UFC lightweight turned welterweight Tim Means discusses his UFC 184 win over Dhiego Lima, what's different about his second run in UFC after being cut, why he wasn't represented properly in his old team and much more. read news >>

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Could the former UFC heavyweight champion be waiting to test free agency? While Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) brass would absolutely love to see former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar return to the Octagon in 2015, World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) officials are hoping to ink a new contract with the WWE champ before his contract runs dry in March. Although WWE announced Lesnar would be appearing at Monday night's Raw show, the former UFC champ was nowhere to be seen, and reports a read news >>

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