UNCASVILLE, Conn. – When Bellator MMA released long-disgruntled lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez, many fans viewed at a wise public-relations move by new company president Scott Coker.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
In a lighter moment, the recent brawl between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier landed a UFC PR director in the ESPN SportsCenter's NOT Top 10 Plays of the Week. read news >>
Monday’s brawl between UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier made the “SportsCenter” NOT Top 10 list this week. But it was due to a UFC PR rep, not the fighters themselves.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>
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In Round #409 EUGENE S. ROBINSON, the KNUCKLE UP host and deadliest man in press row [with the "S" standing for "STUNNING"] goes pretty freaking far afield with a Socratic breakdown of the breakdown of morality as it commonly functions as margarine between slices of the societal bread of a sandwich no one really wants to eat. Like at all. Which segues perfectly into a spirited and completely un-ironic and "morally" consistent take on DUSTIN HOLYKO, the WHITE PRIDE tattoo sporting jeremiah whose read news >>
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In his first video blog for Saturday’s UFC 175 event, UFC President Dana White takes us on the road with Mike Tyson and to Asia for PR duties.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>
- 3 months ago
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Note to the UFC PR department: Kajan Johnson is ready for you. “This is what I was born for,” said the lightweight newcomer, who makes his UFC debut Saturday... read news >>
- 4 months ago
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"Funky" flier miles. Ben Askren is a former Bellator welterweight champion and two-time NCAA Division-1 champion who is well known in the United States for his achievements in the worlds of both wrestling and mixed martial arts (MMA), but this week, the 29 year old has been busy getting acquainted with Asian fight fans. Ahead of his ONE FC: "Honor & Glory" fight against Bakhtiyar Abbasov on May 30, Askren embarked on a five city promotional tour which took in Manila on Monday, Kuala Lumpur on Tu read news >>
- 5 months ago
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A little over a week ago, Will Chope stepped off the scale after hitting his mark and lined up opposite Diego Brandao. He was to take on Brandao at Fight Night 38, hoping to build on an 0-1 UFC record against the former Ultimate Fighter winner. Twenty-four hours later, he was out of a job without having set foot in the cage. Funny how this world works sometimes. After some information came to light about Chope and a history of domestic violence, the promotion unceremoniously cut him, offering a read news >>
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British boxing champion Tyson Fury has had trouble luring either of the famed Klitschko brothers into a boxing match, so on Friday he called out UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez. read news >>
- 2 years ago
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Nick Diaz, PR genius?
The outspoken and sometimes controversial former Strikeforce champion has both delighted and baffled MMA fans
with his trashtalking and open challenges to MMA superstars such as UFC
champ Georges St-Pierre.
And while his rants often seem a bit random in their focus, Diaz on
Monday's new edition of HDNet's "Inside MMA" seemed to reveal that he's
been following a master plan all along: To the villain goes the spoils.
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Next week, Gina Carano hits a big PR stop while on the mend from an
issue that prompted the cancellation of her fight at "Strikeforce:
Overeem vs. Werdum."
Carano will attend next weekend's Comic-Con, a yearly
fan convention on comic books, video games and movies, to promote the
upcoming action-thriller movie, "Haywire."
Scott Karp, Carano's manager, said the fighter is "starting to feel better" and may soon know about her fighting future.
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