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Roy Nelson always shows up. While the qualities that make an athlete a great fighter are not necessarily the same attributes that are carried into their personal lives, one element that runs... read news >>

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What the the great fight in Pride FC history? Plus, on the latest Great MMA Debate podcast, Roy Nelson and Myles Jury stop by to talk about their upcoming fights at Saturday's UFC Japan. read news >>

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First there was Matt Hughes, who had two stints as the UFC's welterweight champion for a total of 1,577 days. He clobbered opponent after opponent as he became the first great welterweight champion of the modern UFC era. Then there was Georges St-Pierre, who, like Hughes, had multiple stints as the welterweight king. St-Pierre absolutely dominated a majority of his opponents en route to surpassing Hughes as the longest-reigning welterweight champion to ever be. His 2,204 total days as champion s read news >>

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Back on May 3, Marcos Maidana gave pound-for-pound boxing great Floyd Mayweather his toughest fight in a number of years, at least dating back to the Miguel Cotto showdown, and even that wasn't in doubt, not really. The Argentine's performance -- he lost, but by majority decision -- earned him an immediate rematch, which took place tonight (Sat., Sept. 13, 2014) at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Different night, same result. This time, Mayweather earned a unanimous decision vic read news >>

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After a change of opponent, Marlon Moraes will be facing Cody Bollinger at WSOF 13 on Saturday night (Sept. 13, 2014) at Sands Resort Casino in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, but his title won't be on the line. The fight will be contested at a 140-pound catchweight. Moraes spoke to MMAmania.com about the match up, as well as re-signing with WSOF. Marlon Moraes has been on an absolute tear in the World Series of Fighting (WSOF) bantamweight division since his breakout performance against Miguel Torres read news >>

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Plenty of people appreciate the heavyweights. For decades immemorial, these behemoths have buttered the bread that is combat sports. But I wish there was more love for the rank and file: the lumbering heavyweights. You know, the guys who look and move like, you know, guys. UFC Fight Night 50, happening Friday, is a necessary celebration of these individuals, with Ben Rothwell taking on Alistair Overeem and Matt Mitrione and Derrick Lewis doing battle. Now that is what I am talking about. To furt read news >>

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Following in his rival Chuck Liddell's footsteps, Randy Couture becomes the latest UFC legend to join the popular reality dance competition. It's not uncommon to see athletes participate in ABC's Dancing With the Stars, and their 19th season will feature a former UFC light heavyweight and heavyweight champion. Randy Couture has signed up for the famed dancing competition, whose latest cast of celebrities was announced earlier today on Good Morning America. Couture will be partnered with Russia's read news >>

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UFC legend Randy Couture will be appearing on Season 19 of ABC's long-running dance competition series Dancing with the Stars. ABC announced the news Thursday, revealing the full cast of celebrities (more or less) who will face off in the show's popular tournament. Couture isn't the only athlete on the cast, either, as he is joined by American track star Lolo Jones and Nascar great Michael Waltrip. Past that lot, it is the usual mashup of actors, actresses, comedians and reality TV personalities read news >>

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Well, nobody expected the UFC prelims to do great numbers in the ratings, and true to form, these numbers aren't great. The UFC 177 card was affected from top to bottom before anyone ever stepped foot in the cage. Not just with the last minute re-arrangement of the title fight, or the cancellation it caused of a prelim bout between Joe Soto and Anthony Birchak. But, the cancellation of bouts between Henry Cejudo and Scott Jorgensen and Ruslan Magomedov and Richard Odoms, alongside the removal of read news >>

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Ahead of their fights this weekend, Joe Lauzon and Michelle Waterson sit down for a special conversation with the Great MMA Debate podcast. read news >>

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In Renan Barao’s mind, everything – including his weight cut -- was going as planned this week. read news >>

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