Lewis Gonzalez is undefeated, rocketing up the ranks, but he knows he needs an impressive performance against Luis Palomino at WSOF 12 to continue to earn his place in the sport. read news >>
MMA in North America is different than many places in the world because of the heightened attention on weight cutting, size and strength. That led Juliana Lima to her drop to strawweight. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
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There’s no doubt Clint Hester prefers to keep his fights on the feet and look for highlight-reel knockouts. But the striker knows that if he’s going to succeed in the UFC, he needs to be a well-rounded athlete, and that includes holding his own on the ground. Filed under: (...) read news >>
- 2 months ago
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Not so very long ago I was paraphrasing Yeats in describing the slow death of Strikeforce, in terms of its fighters resenting the idea of "being tied to a dying animal." Those hostages were vocal, too. Everyone was waiting for the floodgates to open to the UFC. The ones who hadn’t been plucked away already wanted out. It was all very awkward. The belts were vacating, the divisions were shrinking (or had long been exterminated), and poor Tarec Saffiedine looked emaciated…as if the food supply had read news >>
- 2 months ago
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The old man didn't have enough breath to hang with the young gun.
Yves Edwards has been around forever, having competed in over 60 professional bouts during his mixed martial arts career. He was back for one more at tonight's (Sat., June 7, 2014) UFC Fight Night 42: "Henderson vs. Khabilov" event at the Tingley Coliseum in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on Fox Sports 1, a lightweight lowdown opposite Polish young gun Piotr Hallman.
An early eye poke had the action slow and uninteresting early on, but read news >>
- 3 months ago
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Will Brooks let it all hang out at Bellator 120, and he became the Bellator MMA interim lightweight champion as a result. read news >>
- 4 months ago
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Dana White thinks it's time for Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira to hang up the gloves after his knockout loss to Roy Nelson.
It looks like Dana White is joining the large percentage of MMA fans and media who no longer want to see Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira in the cage.
Nogueira is coming off a frightening KO at the hands of Roy Nelson in the main event of last week's Abu Dhabi card, his third KO/TKO loss since coming to the UFC in 2007. That wouldn't seem like a scary number, but Nogueira has taken a ton read news >>
- 5 months ago
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MMA veteran Kendall Grove recently left Hawaii and spent his training camp for Friday’s Bellator 114 event at the famed Alliance MMA camp in San Diego. The reason, he said, is simple.Filed under: Bellator, News Tagged: Bellator 114, Kendall Grove read news >>
- 6 months ago
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While 38-year-old Mike Pyle is trying to hang on in the twilight of his career, his UFC 170 opponent, T.J. Waldburger, is on the opposite end of the spectrum with hopefully many years ahead. Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: T.J. Waldburger, UFC 170 read news >>
- 9 months ago
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Following 14 years of fighting, Mike Guymon says he's ready to hang up the gloves following his recent victory at Bellator 106. read news >>
Wanna hang out with The Ultimate Fighter: Team Rousey vs. Team Tate coach Miesha Tate? Come to her Google Hangout on Friday at 4 p.m. ET / 1 p.m. PT LIVE on MMAWeekly.com. read news >>