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  • 2 months ago
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UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman takes his "All-American" moniker seriously. He's draped the stars and stripes over his shoulders after his greatest victories, against the likes of Anderson Silva and Lyoto Machida. And he's not sure why mixed martial arts fans don't seem as loyal to their country as he is. "I feel like smaller countries, other countries, they cheer, they support their people no matter what," Weidman said on Monday's edition of The MMA Hour. "We need to get a little bit mo read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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The transformation that is Hector Lombard, continues. Brendan Schaub recently decided to ditch his old "Hybrid" nickname in favor of being called "Big Brown," and now Hector Lombard is following suit. The man formerly known as "Shango" "Lightning" will henceforth be known as "Showeather." That's according to a recent Facebook post from the welterweight standout. Check it out: "Hector 'Lightning' Lombard and the brand has undergone a significant transformation. I wanted my new identity to satisfy read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Robbie Lawler's nickname may be "Ruthless," but "Resurgent" would also be a fitting moniker at this point in his career. The veteran powerhouse has long been regarded as one of the premier knockout artists in mixed martial arts; a well-earned reputation he built on his penchant for settling the opposition in abrupt—and sometimes brutal fashion—throughout his career. In the early stages of his time on the sport's biggest stage, the Davenport, Iowa, fighter carried the weight of tremendous potenti read news >>

  • 9 months ago
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Miles Marshall has an extensive amateur background to bolster a strong start to his pro career, but he's got a lot to live up to with the "scariest fighter ever" moniker attached to him. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Reversing course, UFC 152 on Sept. 22 in Toronto will not shift numbers, despite the UFC 151 cancellation. UFC 151 will just get lost in the ether. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Undefeated Canadian Josh Hill heads into Score Fighting Series 5 ready to take out John Fraser for top honors as Canada's premier bantamweight prospect. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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TUNICA, Miss. -- Richard Hale lived up to his moniker of “Rare Breed” by securing a rare submission in his quarterfinal matchup against Nik Fekete in Bellator Fighting Championships’ inaugural light heavyweight tournament Saturday night at Harrah’s Resort Casino. read news >>

  • 5 years ago
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Fedor Emelianenko left the Sears Centre Arena on Saturday with the moniker of world’s No. 1 heavyweight still intact, but it did not come without a struggle. read news >>