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  • 6 years ago
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Middleweight Nissen Osterneck (5-0) has been forced to withdraw from his March 26 WEC match in Las Vegas. read news >>

  • 3 days ago
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WEC and UFC standout Scott Jorgensen has seen both the highs and lows of MMA in the last 10 years. From a title shot against Dominick Cruz to determine UFC's first bantamweight champion, to losing four out of his last five (including one finish he calls "bullshit"), Jorgensen takes it all in stride and remains as determined and focused as ever. "Young Guns" will put that inner strength to the test at "Grapple at the Garden" this Sunday at noon ET on PPV and GFL.tv. In the battle of Team Renzo Gr read news >>

  • 8 days ago
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After an eleven-year career, former WEC lightweight champion and UFC veteran Jamie Varner announced his retirement following his fourth consecutive loss. read news >>

  • 9 days ago
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Former WEC lightweight champion Jamie Varner announced his retirement from MMA on Saturday, just moments after a first-round loss to Drew Dober at UFC on FOX 13. In his retirement announcement in the Octagon, the 30-year-old Varner, fighting in his hometown of Phoenix, cited his history of injuries as a key factor in stepping aside. "I can't keep up with these young kids anymore," Varner said. "I'm battling injuries all the time. My hat's off to Drew, he came in, hostile territory, and fought hi read news >>

  • 9 days ago
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PHOENIX – Former WEC lightweight champion Jamie Varner is calling it a career at just 30 years old.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 18 days ago
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UFC / WEC veteran Dan Downes talks strategy and predictions for UFC 181: Hendricks vs. Lawler 2, taking place Saturday, December 6... read news >>

  • 19 days ago
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UFC and WEC veteran Anthony Njokuani has verbally agreed to a multi-fight deal with Legacy Fighting Championship, promoter Mick Maynard revealed on Wednesday. read news >>

  • 19 days ago
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After a lengthy 15-fight run with the UFC and WEC, Anthony Njokuani has received his walking papers and found a new home.Filed under: AXS TV Fights, News, UFC read news >>

  • 21 days ago
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It looks like former WEC staple and UFC action fighter Anthony Njokuani may be taking his next bout outside the UFC. It looks like another round of UFC releases may be in the works, with the apparent removal of three fighters from the UFC's active rosters. UFCFIGHTERSiNFO first reported the changes, and barring the rare data entry error, those changes almost always mean that a fighter's time with Zuffa has come to a close. Appearing on the chopping block today are Anthony Njokuani, Bruno Santos, read news >>

  • 22 days ago
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"It's an amazing story. If you look at it, Henderson has fought every nasty, tough guy at 155 pounds. This guy comes out and destroys Ben Henderson. Even before the armbar, those four kicks to the body hurt him bad. Anthony Pettis came out mean, nasty, and ready ... that kid is on another level. I'm blown away by his performance." -- UFC President Dana White It wasn't supposed to be this easy. After Ben Henderson was victimized by the "Showtime Kick" and coughed up his 155-pound title to Anthony read news >>

  • 28 days ago
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Former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber explained how he continues to find the motivation to compete at the upper echelon of the sport, as well as whether he is interested in another title fight in the UFC. read news >>

  • 28 days ago
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Perseverance has been a big theme in the life of Cole Escovedo, who has launched a book about his journey from paralysis to the UFC. read news >>

  • a month ago
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UFC / WEC veteran Dan Downes talks strategy and predictions for UFC 180: Werdum vs. Hunt, taking place Saturday, November 15... read news >>

  • a month ago
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The former WEC champ and Pride FC star is facing a second leg surgery after being shot at a Rio de Janeiro party. We posted last week the news that former World Extreme Combat Middlweight champ Paulo Filho was shot at a party in Brazil and underwent surgery but not much was known at the time. Now MMA Fighting's Guilherme Cruz has caught up with the troubled fighter and gotten more information. Filho revealed he will undergo a second surgery on Thursday "to insert a metal rod, just like Anderson read news >>

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