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  • 13 days ago
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The week's most interesting bits from the MMA and UFC twitter world. A few updates on what's been going on in the MMA & UFC Twitterverse -- There's a ton of tweets below, but first, don't forget to follow me on twitter and instagram: @antontabuena Oh, and these guys are probably worth following as well: The Official BloodyElbow Twitter Account, Kid Nate, Brent Brookhouse, Richard Wade, Chris Barton, D.E.O, Scott Broussard, Matt Bishop, Fraser Coffeen, Dallas Winston, KJ Gould, Ben Thapa, T.P. Gr read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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It looks like the financial sector is paying attention to Zuffa's rougher than expected year. It's no secret that 2014 has been a rough year for Zuffa in the PPV market. The injury woes of several major stars have sidelined many of the companies hopes for stacked "must buy" cards. It even appears that TUF 20, which was hoped to be something of a rejuvenation for the Ultimate Fighter, has largely failed to meet ratings expectations. In general, the UFC just seems to be having trouble getting view read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Conor McGregor talks to the press about his upcoming fight against Dustin Poirier at UFC 178, and declares that, win or lose, it is him that everyone will be tuning in to the pay-per-view to see. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Wanderlei Silva recently came out of nowhere and announced his retirement from mixed martial arts (MMA), bashing his longtime employers over at Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) in the process. See his bitter farewell speech here. His comments caught most people by surprise, as Silva had been a longtime favorite fighter of UFC President Dana White and seemed to have a good working relationship with the promotion. But that didn't stop the Las Vegas fight boss from offering a rebuttal, saying t read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Whether or not you've been paying attention, Dennis Bermudez has won six straight fights. His most recent victory, a one-sided mauling of Jimy Hettes, finally inched Bermudez's name into the UFC's official top-15, but only barely. He used to reside at No. 11, though on Monday the man with the division's best non-title winning streak got bumped down to No. 12, another causality of the rise of the Irish. The good thing, at least, is that Bermudez almost instantly has a chance to remind folks he ex read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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Jason High is paying dearly for his mental lapse inside the Octagon earlier this month. According to New Mexico State Athletic Commission chairman Tom King, High has been suspended for one year for pushing referee Kevin Mulhall after his second-round TKO loss to Rafael dos Anjos at UFC Fight Night 42 at Tingley Coliseum in Albuquerque, N.M. The suspension expires on June 7, 2015. In addition to the suspension, High has been fined 10 percent of his fight purse, which amounts to $1,900. Chairman K read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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If you haven’t been paying attention to WSOF’s growth as a top-tier promotion, today is the day to get all caught up.Filed under: News, WSOF read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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Bob Sapp says he can walk away from the sport of MMA now that he has "well over 10 million dollars." Bob Sapp has spent the last several years as a punching bag. Both for opponents and for fans and media members who keyed in on an easy target. Sapp was once a feared fighter, mostly due to a combination of his intimidating visage and PRIDE's ability to market crazy the right way, but also because he tried to slam Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira through the ring. Sapp would only go 2-16 in MMA from 2008 read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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Tim Kennedy may be paying a heavy price for the biggest win of his career with a possible broken hand. Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: Tim Kennedy, TUF Nations Finale read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has begun undergoing random drug tests ahead of his title defense to Glover Teixeira at UFC 172 later this month. Jones, sporting a bandage, revealed as much to UFC Tonight's Ariel Helwani, adding that the tests were administered by an independent laboratory acting on behalf of the Maryland State Athletic Commission. "The Maryland commission sent a lab to drug test me and I'm glad they did," said Jones. "It was urine and blood. They had a test for HGH [Hu read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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Ohio State's athletic director will make a third of the average American household income as a bonus for Logan Stieber's NCAA wrestling title win. Meanwhile, Stieber participates in a sport where his 39 member team is allowed a total of 9.9 scholarships. Major NCAA sporting events always serve as an opportunity to reignite the debate over paying NCAA student athletes beyond the possibility of scholarships. The past week has been no different with March Madness taking center stage. A recent poll read news >>

  • a year ago
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No one who’s been paying attention all these years should be the least bit surprised that, even in semi-retirement, it was Georges St-Pierre who showed us how it should be done.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC Tagged: Georges St-Pierre read news >>

  • a year ago
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BOSTON – UFC women's bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey appears to have a movie career in her future. But fighting is still a more lucrative venture for her, according to UFC President Dana White. read news >>

  • a year ago
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It's a bit ironic that Rafael dos Anjos believes the best thing for his career was moving from Brazil to the United States – yet now one of the biggest sources of motivation for him is the chance to go back there to fight. read news >>

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