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Forced out of a light heavyweight clash with Ovince St. Preux in November due to a shoulder injury, Rafael Cavalcante is anxious to get back in action. The former Strikeforce 205-pound champion couldn’t do much in the gym during recovery time. In fact, "Feijao" couldn’t do anything at all for a few weeks, and that made him gain a lot of weight. "I couldn’t train or work out. I couldn’t even run, man," Cavalcante told MMAFighting.com. "I went up to 255 pounds. I was soft. I lost a lot already, an read news >>

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UFC Site Coordinator Burt Watson suffered a very scary injury while working backstage at UFC 180, having a five inch steel bar fall on his head and knock him out. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz's triumphant return to the Octagon in September of 2014 was short-lived. While Cruz was able to dominate Takeya Mizugaki in a way few expected, he was robbed of the chance to build on the momentum. Despite returning to the division with authority, the Alliance MMA standout tore his ACL again, this time in his previously uninjured knee. In all likelihood, Cruz would be out up to another year, bringing the total amount of injury time in his career whe read news >>

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When Julianna Pena first suffered a catastrophic knee injury last January, estimations for her return ranged from the optimistic (two years) to the downright fatalistic (career-ender). Yet in the end, it took her a little less than 15 months to make her way back. Pena is slated to make her long-awaited Octagon return on April 4 at UFC Fight Night 63 against Milana Dudieva, UFC officials confirmed on Tuesday following an initial report by ESPN. The underdog winner of The Ultimate Fighter 18, Pena read news >>

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Rolando Velasco has a new opponent for the main event of Tachi Palace Fights 22 “Champions Collide 2.” read news >>

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An injury to Jake Lindsey has opened the door for UFC newcomer and Colorado native Cody Pfister.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

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UFC lightweight attraction, Bobby "King" Green suffers torn quad, posts picture from surgery. The injury bug is a devilish entity, striking even the most powerful athletes. This time, it's taken the form of a torn quad muscle on the leg of UFC lightweight attraction, Bobby Green. Green had been experiencing some knee pain, so he went in to see Dr. William Kessler, aka The OC Fight Doc, this past week, where it was immediately apparent that there was a serious issue at hand. Dr. Kessler sent Bobb read news >>

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An injury has forced Bobby Lashley to withdraw from his Bellator 134 fight against James Thompson, sources confirmed with MMAFighting.com. TheMMAReport.com first reported the news on Monday. Muhammed Lawal, who typically fights at light heavyweight, has volunteered to replace Lashley in the heavyweight bout, however, according to sources with knowledge of the situation, that fight isn't a done deal just yet because Thompson has yet to agree to it. The veteran Thompson (20-14, 1 NC) is undefeated read news >>

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Another injury means another new featherweight in the UFC. It turns out that every season is injury season for the UFC. We're less than two weeks into the new year, and cards are already getting picked apart by the injury bug. But, with injuries comes new talent and a chance for fresh faces to shine on the world's biggest stage in MMA. This time the injury bug has hit Iraqi-born German fight Alan Omer. Omer was scheduled to fight Mirsad Bektic when the UFC came to Sweden on January 24th. Omer's read news >>

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After Uriah Hall's second opponent for the UFC's Boston card went down to injury, the UFC has picked up Team Lloyd Irvin fighter Ronald Stallings off a November loss to fight on January 18th. The injury wheel turns turns turns, to tell us the lesson we must learn. Today's lesson, be careful with your back. And the example is recently signed former Strikeforce middleweight Louis Taylor, who MMAJunkie reports was forced out of his planned bout with Uriah Hall (in which Taylor was already filling i read news >>

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Despite losing the second of two opponents with mere days to go until fight time, Uriah Hall will remain on the UFC Fight Night 59 fight card in Boston on Sunday. read news >>

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Feeling a lot of pain because of his leg injury but afraid to become addicted to the pills, "The Spider" reported that he felt urgency to substitute his medicine for ice therapy. Since the beginning of his recovery process, Anderson Silva claims to have won a particular battle at least: not getting addicted to his pain medication. Twelve-and-a-half months after his injury, which happened when he faced Chris Weidman for the second time, "The Spider" told Globo how hard it was to endure this level read news >>

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Already a late replacement, Louis Taylor has suffered an injury leaving Uriah Hall without an opponent again for UFC Fight Night in Boston. Uriah Hall is slated for UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Siver main card, but once again he is left without an opponent. First it was against Costas Philippou who had to drop off due to a rib injury, then Louis Taylor stepped in two weeks out only to bow out to injury as well. According to MMA Fighting, Hall's already late notice opponent had to bow out after read news >>

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Bellator and Strikeforce veteran Louis Taylor stepped up on short notice to take over for Costa Phillipou -- and will now step out on even shorter notice against Uriah Hall -- at the upcoming UFC Fight Night 59 mixed martial arts (MMA) event in "Beantown." And the promotion wasn't too happy about it. Post by MMA H.E.A.T. Hall is currently without an opponent with less than a week until weigh ins, which means matchmakers can find a warm body, or bench The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 17 star until the read news >>

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