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Nate Diaz doesn't go away. He's not around sometimes, but he's never really "gone." Despite a No. 14 ranking in the UFC's lightweight division, Diaz is currently booked to face No. 3 Rafael dos Anjos Saturday evening at UFC on Fox 13. Diaz is 1-2 in his last three bouts. His most recent fight, a first-round TKO of Gray Maynard, came in November of 2013—more than a year removed from Saturday's affair. Following that victory, Diaz went rogue, allegedly refusing to take fights and looking to renego read news >>

  • 29 days ago
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That's according to Dana White, who says the rival promotion doesn't have the talent to satisfy Lesnar's hunger to fight the best in the world. "Brock Lesnar wouldn't go to Bellator. Brock wants to fight the best guys in the world. The best guys in the world are [in the UFC]." -- If you've been paying attention, then you've noticed that over the last couple of years plenty of former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) veterans have jumped ship to the company's biggest rival, Bellator MMA. Chief read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Making the jump from pro wrestling to mixed martial arts broadcasting, Jim Ross hand-picked Chael Sonnen to partner in his debut. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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It's funny what conclusions people will jump to when consuming modern media, where click bait abounds and reading a headline is akin to reading the thousand words that follow it in the minds of many. You needn't look any further than May's UFC 173 lead-up, in which a particular intrepid columnist pondered the challenge of one TJ Dillashaw for the bantamweight title. Though the headline suggested Dillashaw had no hope of snatching gold at that event, the argument that followed did nothing to sugg read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Another RFA signing. Welterweight Chris Heatherly makes his jump to the big stage against returning vet Ben Saunders. Welterweights appear to be in season for the UFC, as they have picked up eight new 170lb fighters in the last month. The most recent of those is RFA welterweight Chris Heatherly, fresh off his RFA 16 submission win over Josh Cavan. Heatherly will be making a big jump up in competition for his first UFC fight, as he's been penciled in to meet the returning Ben Saunders at UFC Figh read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Conor McGregor wants to jump the line in the UFC featherweight division. As you might expect in a case like this, that's not going to happen without a fight. Before, during and after McGregor's stirring first-round TKO of Diego Brandao at UFC Fight Night 46 in Dublin Saturday, a new and very dangerous challenger revealed himself to the Irish sensation: young up-and-comer Dustin "The Diamond" Poirier. On Monday, Poirier took his challenge to a new level, crushing McGregor's UFC bona fides down th read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Cyborg vs. Rousey? Let's not jump that far ahead, but Cris Cyborg is apparently on her way to 135 lbs for her next Invicta fight. Yesterday, Invicta FC announced their first show of 2014 in a special conference call. The women's MMA promotion will hold all of its events on UFC Fight Pass, starting with Invicta FC 8 on September 6th. In addition to that bit of news, Shannon Knapp told MMA Junkie's Steven Marocco that featherweight champion Cris Cyborg will be at bantamweight for her next fight: " read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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But to be fair, he's willing to jump through the same hoops if it means "setting an example." Hello, Mr. Aguilar? I have Tim Kennedy on line one ... Streaking Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight contender Tim Kennedy will ask the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) to drug test his next opponent, Yoel Romero, prior to their "Sin City" showdown in September (details). Not that he's accusing Romero of being dirty, he just wants to help set an example for the sport. @YoelRomeroMMA read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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After a historic weekend with a pair of UFC events on a single day, a handful of fighters made strong moves in the latest USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA rankings, but none capitalized as much as Gegard Mousasi. “The Dreamcatcher” moved up five slots following (...) read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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Watch Thursday's Bellator 116 weigh-ins on Sherdog.com following the jump. read news >>

  • 9 months ago
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Watch Thursday's Bellator 112 weigh-ins following the jump. read news >>

  • 10 months ago
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UFC president Dana White is making the jump back to boxing with the new boxing-based reality series "The Fighters." The show debuts Thursday night on Discovery Channel. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Will Daniel Cormier ask for an immediate title shot when he drops to light heavyweight? Yes. Will he get it? He doesn't care. Daniel Cormier just wants to fight. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Saturday's UFC 164 post-fight press conference can be viewed following the jump. read news >>

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