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Mo money, mo problems! UFC Fight Night 58: "Machida vs. Dollaway" from the Jose Correa Arena in Barueri, Sao Paulo, Brazil has officially wrapped, which means it's time for those select fighters who went above and beyond in their respective fights to get a little extra grease for their efforts. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) dished out its standard post-fight monetary bonuses to four of the 24 fighters on the card, and it's probably no surprise who's heading home with a second sack of simo read news >>

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On a media blitz in New York City Thursday, professional wrestling's CM Punk began opening up a bit more on the early conversations held with UFC president Dana White prior to his joining the promotion earlier in December. The WWE star has taken a mountain of flak for his choice to cannonball into MMA's grandest stage at 36 with no resume to speak of, but Punk says he was willing to endure the entry level tournament that is 'The Ultimate Fighter.' "It was very much a kind of free flowing convers read news >>

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In this case, it seems money might be able to buy love. Not long after Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey announced they had inked deals with Reebok (details here), Anderson Silva revealed he could be the next UFC star to sign with the company. According to MMA Fighting, negotiations are ongoing between "The Spider" and the shoe and sports apparel company for a sponsorship deal. But, after having a very good re read news >>

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The UFC Flyweight champ has long had a lucrative Xbox sponsorship and he spoke to Mike Bohn about the implications of the UFC's Reebok deal. While fighters and fans are still waiting to find out the brass tacks details of the UFC's exclusive uniform deal with Reebok, one UFC champ is open with his concerns about the deal. UFC Flyweight champ Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson spoke with MMA Junkie's Mike Bohn. The champ didn't pull any punches. "Obviously I can't wear Xbox in the octagon anymore, read news >>

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While other apparel brands spent big money to get on UFC broadcasts, Roots of Fight managed to convince the power players to pay for their own shirts. With the impending Reebok deal set to shake up the landscape, it’s an example others could learn from.Filed under: (...) read news >>

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"I would love to fight Manny Pacquiao. We tried to make the fight happen years ago; we had problems with random blood and urine testing. I just want to be on an even playing field. Now he's in a very, very tight situation. He's lost to Marquez, he's lost to Bradley. Pay-per-view numbers are extremely low. He's desperate. I wanted that fight a long time ago. I'm just waiting on them. Floyd Mayweather is not ducking or dodging any opponent. Bob Arum is stopping the fight. We have been trying to ma read news >>

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After more than a year hiatus, Nate Diaz will make his highly-anticipated return to the Octagon at UFC on Fox 13 on Saturday night. read news >>

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The 22 fighters competing on The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion Will Be Crowned Finale officially weighed in on Thursday in Las Vegas. read news >>

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Merry Christmas from Wanderlei Silva. In the MMA legend's latest video, he announces his plan to help young fighters who stand to lose out on sponsorship money with the UFC's new uniform contract with Reebok. Silva said he will open up his social media accounts to UFC athletes who send him videos pitching their sponsors. "What can a young fighter offer to his sponsors, if not the space on their shorts?" Silva said. "To help, I am giving space on all my social media, which reaches millions of peo read news >>

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Mo money, mo problems... UFC 181: "Hendricks vs. Lawler 2" from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada has officially wrapped, which means it's time for those select fighters who went above and beyond in their respective fights to get a little extra grease for their efforts. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) dished out its standard post-fight monetary bonuses to four of the 22 fighters on the card, and it's probably no surprise who's heading home with a second sack of simoleons. read news >>

  • 16 days ago
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Jacksons MMA Head Coach Greg Jackson delves into the newly announced Reebok uniform sponsorship deal and how it will cost him extra income. Once the UFC announced their new uniform sponsorship deal with Reebok on Tuesday afternoon, fans and pundits quickly scrutinized the six-year deal to determine the benefits and costs entailed for the current roster. Few, however, considered the effect this new contract may have on the respective fighters' coaching staffs. According to the UFC's announcement read news >>

  • 20 days ago
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Renowned comedian Russell Peters discusses the issue of fighter pay in the UFC and explains why boxing is not dead. Russell Peters is not one to sit back silently and allow MMA fans to declare boxing a dying art form. "I hated when people said that, because I was like no, that's not the case," Peters told The MMA Hour. It is a discussion that took form around 2005 when the UFC saw a startling rise in popularity - one that would plateau several years later. However, Peters believes the topic is a read news >>

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UFC 'money weight' Nick Diaz may be the best and worst representation of a martial artist in modern MMA. The expletive hurling, nunchuck twirling Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt isn't above breaking out the ole Stockton Salute on occasion, but Diaz says he'd never seriously target an opponent's injury. "When someone tells you a fighter's injured and they tell you to go after an injury, it really throws you off," Diaz told media in Las Vegas (via Yahoo! Sports). "It would be sad to lose a fight on read news >>

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Professional MMA fighter Joel Thomas learned a valuable lesson when he strapped a shock collar around his neck, hopped across the yard's boundary and got zapped into another dimension. People will do some crazy stuff when money is on the line. "Me and my buddies were drinking and partying and whatnot, and somebody brought out a shock collar, and they're like, 'Hey, man, I'll give you five bucks if you put that around your neck, turn it up to full blast and shock yourself,'" Thomas told Bleacher read news >>

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