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Sean Wheelock is perhaps best known as a sports broadcaster and commentator for Bellator MMA; however, he's also a close personal friend of Art Davie, the man who ushered in the UFC era. He chats with MMAmania.com about the book they authored together, "Is This Legal?" Even though Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is just 20 years young, there's already a lot of myth and mythology surrounding its origins. Bellator MMA's Sean Wheelock was eager to get to the bottom of the real history behind w read news >>

  • 5 days ago
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After announcing the return of Quinton "Rampage" Jackson, the UFC seems poised for a legal battle with Bellator MMA. Is the ex-champ really worth it? And what will you have once you've won the services of MMA's most notoriously disgruntled employee? read news >>

  • 10 days ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has a looming legal fight on its hands outside the Octagon (read more about that here), but it's unclear exactly who is leading the charge and the reason(s) behind it. That all changes today (Tues., Dec. 16, 2014) at 4 p.m. ET. There is a news conference planned in San Jose, Calif., this afternoon to reveal specific details of the legal action from a collection of mixed martial arts (MMA) professionals -- who could potentially be UFC veterans, current fighter read news >>

  • 28 days ago
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"I am retired, I don't fight anymore, I lost the desire. So what stops me from generating income now? Are these people going to keep threatening me? They'll keep coming to sue me every time I work with my image? How is that going to be? This is a shame. These guys are doing things above the law. Because the law clearly states that every person is free to come and go. And they want to take that away from the athletes? How is that? There's so much wrong in all of this. This is a new sport where th read news >>

  • a month ago
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The legal complaint filed against UFC light heavyweight Anthony Johnson has been dismissed. Is a fight with Alexander Gustafsson in the offing? read news >>

  • a month ago
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As of this writing, he's managed to secure $845. Only $1,999,155 to go! I guess it beats starting another ice bucket challenge. Former Strikeforce and UFC veteran Jason Miller is hoping to raise money for his costly legal defense by way of GoFundMe, the popular online crowdfunding destination that asks regular folks to shell out some coin because ... pretty please? Miller is "asking for your support in this non-traditional way" because he has "encountered some non-traditional problems," but insi read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Former UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen opened up about his steroid use on the debut episode of his new podcast. Chael Sonnen has never been one to shy away from controversy or the spotlight. If he feels like talking about something, chances are he's going to talk about it. As he's no longer on Fox, or doing promos for his UFC career, Sonnen has recently debuted a new avenue for his thoughts. His podcast, You're Welcome, recently hit the web, and in it's debut episode contained some fascinating read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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The UFC's Legal Officer Kirk Hendrick has gone on the record to say that there will be "ramifications" for Jones and Cormier following their media day dust-up. It looks like at least one voice within the UFC head office is less than pleased with the scuffle between light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and challenger Daniel Cormier at their press conference on Monday, August 4th. The two men met on stage in the MGM grand for a face-off and photo op, but when Jones walked in on Cormier, things wen read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Each week, "Darce Side Radio" podcast host Michael Stets shares his mixed martial arts (MMA) opinions on the latest hot topics, event previews (and reviews), key storylines and, of course, interviews many of the best fighters and personalities in the sport today. On this episode, Stets is joined by the creator of the UFC, Art Davie. On Episode 38 of "Darce Side Radio" on MMAmania.com, we will stray away from current topics and go back in time about 20 years to discuss how the first Ultimate Figh read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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In his new book, “Is This Legal?,” UFC co-founder Art Davie (along co-author Sean Wheelock) recounts the very first UFC event. In an except he’s shared with MMAjunkie, Davie discusses the frantic few minutes immediately after the event.Filed under: (...) read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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Chael Sonnen went on FOX Sports 1’s America’s Pregame show on Tuesday afternoon to discuss his failed drug test. Three-time UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen made MMA headlines on Tuesday afternoon when ESPN.com revealed that the had failed a random drug test ahead of his UFC 175 match-up against Vitor Belfort. Sonnen went on FOX Sports 1's America's Pregame show on Tuesday afternoon, where he explained the reasons behind his failed drug test, and whether he believed he was using banned substanc read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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And demands a retraction from the original story, because he does NOT live in his parent's basement (he has a bedroom upstairs). Steve Messina is asking for your help. He's currently being sued by Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) for $32 million for allegedly stealing pay-per-view (PPV) events and then uploading them to popular file-sharing websites like Pirate Bay (details). In addition, the suit claims the Staten Island fan provided a PayPal link for donations to fund his thievery. Messina read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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Handsome Woman Productions announced today that they have been forced to change the name of their mobile app "Ultimate Gay Fighter" due to legal pressure from an "unnamed mixed martial arts promotion." Here's one from the whoda thunkit file. Our Vox Media sister-site Polygon, the site of record for video game news, is reporting that a mobile app maker is having to change the name of their latest game due to legal pressure from an unnamed, but easily identified corporate entity: According to Hand read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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"Rowdy's" ex-manager, Darin Harvey, has issued an official statement after last week's ruling by the California State Athletic Commission (CSAC). Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is the biggest star Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) ever had, according to promotion president Dana White, after "Rowdy" racked up nine straight wins and took Hollywood by storm. But there was a time when she was "destitute" and unknown to the masses. That's why her fo read news >>

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