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Charles Oliveira came in overweight at the UFC Fight Night 50 weigh-ins on Thursday, and eventually canceled his featherweight bout with Nik Lentz due to a viral infection. The Brazilian featherweight, who weighed in at 150 pounds and had to forfeit 20 percent of his purse to Lentz, spoke to MMAFighting.com on Friday night and explained who decided to cancel the fight. "My team made the call. I’m feeling bad," Oliveira said. "I was the one who asked for this fight, so I tried my best to fight, b read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Ryan Bader is set to headline UFC Bangor in a fight against Ovince St. Preux, but first, check out how he dominated an overweight Rampage Jackson at UFC 144. read news >>

  • 11 months ago
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LAS VEGAS – While the two co-headlining fights of UFC 168 were expected to feature spirited staredowns, those two title clashes were trumped by the emotions on display when featherweights Dustin Poirier and Diego Brandao stood toe-to-toe.Filed under: News, Only on Junkie, (...) read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Nate Diaz came in slightly overweight for his title fight against Benson Henderson and he has two hours to drop the additional weight or risk his fight being turned into a non-title bout. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Welcome to another edition of Reader Rants, where Cagereaders get their say. This week, though we're still in a Zuffa drought, you all had plenty of opinions to share. On King Mo's release from Strikeforce after calling a commissioner a bad name on Twitter : It was kind of ignorant for her to ask him if he knew how to read or write. Instead of being "funny" or "racist" she could have just plainly asked him if he read through the application----in particular the part with the question of taki read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Eric Prindle was given the green light Thursday to compete in Bellator’s Season 5 heavyweight tournament final, but the same was not true for opponent Thiago Santos, who hit the scales more than 11 pounds overweight prior to the scheduled Bellator 62 clash. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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All Season 6 middleweight tournament participants hit their contracted marks at the Bellator 61 weigh-ins on Thursday, save for Maiquel Falcao, who tipped the scales at 186.6 pounds prior to his clash with former Season 1 welterweight tournament qualifier Norman Paraisy (186). read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Antonio McKee has been stripped of the Maximum Fighting Championship lightweight title after coming in seven pounds overweight at Thursday’s MFC 32 weigh-ins. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Kendall Grove said he was a wimpy, overweight high-schooler when Ikuhisa Minowa was bounding around the ring in tight pants. But he's grown up now, and in more ways than one. He's raising his own future high-schooler now, and he's trying in earnest to rebuild his career. "I was trying to run a gym out here in Hawaii on top of managing a professional career in MMA, but that's just me being a [expletive] and making excuses," Grove told MMAjunkie.com Radio. "But now I don't have those excuse read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Brash Brit Paul Daley came in five pounds overweight at Friday's BAMMA 7 weigh-in, but his opponent, Jordan Radev, eventually agreed to keep Saturday night's bout alive. Read More >> read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Not long after his stunning win over Ryan Bader at UFC 132, Tito Ortiz expressed interest in a rubber match with old rival and fellow ex-light heavyweight champ Forrest Griffin. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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All but one fighter successfully made weight on Monday ahead of Pancrase’s fourth “Impressive Tour” event, which goes down Tuesday at Differ Ariake in Tokyo. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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James Irvin came in overweight for his upcoming middleweight title fight with champion Mamed Khalidov, and the contest will now be contested at a catchweight read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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TOKYO -- Ricco Rodriguez is sitting in Japan, patiently waiting for a fight at Dream 15, though time is running out. read news >>

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