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Not only is the vacant Titan FC lightweight title no longer up for grabs on Friday night, but now one of its participants is no longer with the promotion. As was reported by Front Row Brian via his Twitter feed, longtime veteran Yoshiyuki Yoshida withdrew from his main event title fight with Mike Ricci after a series of circumstances. Titan FC's Chief Operating Officer Lex McMahon both confirmed and explained the situation to MMA Fighting. "Unfortunately, Yosiyuki Yoshida has withdrawn from his read news >>

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TUF alum and UFC lightweight veteran, Mike Ricci misses weight for LW title fight with Yoshiyuki Yoshida. Bout changed to catchweight, non-title headliner. Later this evening, Titan FC will be hosting their 31st event in Tampa, FL. In an unfortunate turn of events, their main event, a title affair featuring UFC lightweight and The Ultimate Fighter veteran, Mike Ricci was unable to make the contracted weight of 155 pounds, instead weighing in at 157, as reported by Sherdog. His opponent, Yoshiyuk read news >>

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UFC lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov is ready to prove he’s more accessible to U.S. fans than his name might indicate.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, Radio Highlight, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • 3 days ago
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RFA president Ed Soares announced on Tuesday that the next RFA lightweight champion will be crowned in his promotion's next trip to southern California in December. read news >>

  • 5 days ago
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RIO DE JANEIRO -- UFC lightweight Gilbert Burns talks about his win over Christos Giagos on the preliminary card of UFC 179, transitioning from sport jiu-jitsu to MMA, competing in his home country of Brazil and more. Top kickboxer Tyrone Spong, Burns' teammate, adds his perspective on Burns and his win. read news >>

  • 5 days ago
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This is the UFC 179 live blog for Carlos Diego Ferreira vs. Beneil Dariush, a lightweight bout at Saturday night's UFC event at the Maracanazinho in Rio de Janeiro.Ferriera, who is 11-0 overall and 2-0 in the UFC, will face Dariush, who is 8-1 overall and 2-1 in the UFC, on the main card.Check out the UFC 179 live blog below. More Coverage: UFC 179 Results | UFC newsDownload MMA Fighting iPhone App Round 1:Round 2:Round 3: read news >>

  • 6 days ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight bonus machine Joe Lauzon suffered an injury in training camp and was forced to withdraw from his UFC 180 pay-per-view (PPV) fight against Diego Sanchez, originally scheduled for Nov. 15, 2014 in Mexico City. Not long after, "Nightmare" went down with an injury of his own. While it was undoubtedly a mighty blow for Mexican mixed martial arts (MMA) fans, the one silver lining is that neither fighter is expected to go under the knife. In fact, Jackso read news >>

  • 6 days ago
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Former UFC lightweight champion, BJ Penn makes threat to rough up Mike Dolce during Twitter fracas. A few months ago, B.J. Penn made his first (and last) foray into the Featherweight division. He hired diet and conditioning coach, Mike Dolce to help him make a healthy cut and get him ready for a fight that he hoped would see the beginning of a new era for him. Unfortunately, that was not to be the case, and he was soundly defeated by Frankie Edgar via third round TKO. Shortly after the fight, Pe read news >>

  • 8 days ago
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Earlier this month, UFC lightweight Myles Jury and his management team teased a potential January showdown against Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone. Now, a few weeks later, Jury and his team say the bout is a go. "Myles Jury vs. Cowboy Cerrone is set for mid-January," Jury's manager, Ryan Hass, told Bleacher Report via text message. "It's looking like a Sunday after the NFL playoff games. UFC is announcing date and location next week." While Hass said the official announcement will land in the upcoming d read news >>

  • 9 days ago
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Learning more from losses than wins might sound like a cliche, but Yan Cabral believes that was the case for him the first time he didn’t get his hand raised. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 11 days ago
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Malaysian Invasion Mixed Martial Arts (MIMMA) 2: "Grand Finals" returns to Stadium Negara in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on Oct. 25, 2014, featuring an 11-fight mixed martial arts (MMA) card headlined by former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight Will "The Kill" Chope, as he makes his cagefighting return against Matt "Liquid Monkey" Pellino. You can watch the entire show LIVE and FREE on fight night via Tune Talk by clicking here. The MIMMA lightweight championship is up for grabs aft read news >>

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