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STOCKHOLM -- Gegard Mousasi talks about his UFC on FOX 14 fight against Dan Henderson, what went wrong in his last fight, his time training with Dan Henderson, what's at stake in this fight, and more. read news >>

  • 14 days ago
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Jake Shields submits Brian Foster in the opening round to set up a title fight against Rousimar Palhares. Jake Shields went five years between submission wins before joining the World Series of Fighting (WSOF) family, all the way up until he submitted Ryan Ford by rear-naked choke in his debut with the promotion at WSOF 14. At WSOF 17, he did it again. Shields made short work of Brian Foster in the main event on Saturday evening (Jan. 17, 2015), at the Axis Theater inside the Planet Hollywood Re read news >>

  • 14 days ago
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The UFC veteran needed less than 3 minutes to make Brian Foster tap at WSOF 17 tonight on NBC Sports and followed up his win with some trash talk for the WSOF champ. It wasn't the biggest show the 36-year-old MMA veteran Jake Shields has headlined, but he gave it his best and put on a fine show at WSOF 17, submitting Brian Foster by rear naked choke in 2:51. Following the win, the man who once headlined the UFC's biggest ever live show against Georges St-Pierre, called out the controversial WSOF read news >>

  • 19 days ago
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LAS VEGAS – Dennis Siver has been noticeably absent from the UFC’s promotional materials for Sunday’s UFC Fight Night 59 headliner, but company officials insist that will change in the days leading up to the event.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, (...) read news >>

  • 19 days ago
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LAS VEGAS — In the end, the Nevada State Athletic Commission's much-anticipated session on its out-of-competition drug-testing program ended up being much ado about nothing. The program came under fire when UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones tested positive for cocaine metabolites prior to his UFC 182 title defense against Daniel Cormier. Because Jones tested positive early in December rather than close to the actual fight, the test result was considered "out of competition" rather than "i read news >>

  • 21 days ago
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If former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar is thinking about making his return to mixed martial arts (MMA) in the second half of 2015, he had better think again. Or face the wrath of Brendan Schaub. "Doing fake wrestling is not the same as being in the UFC," the struggling Schaub told The Jason Ellis Show (via MMA Digest). "You're playing grab ass, you know if you're gonna win or lose. Yeah, it's hard on your body, great. He hasn't been competing and trainin read news >>

  • 27 days ago
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Multiple providers (UFC.TV, Direct TV, Time Warner) acknowledge a price hike for 2015 UFC pay-per-view events, despite earlier promises by organization president, Dana White, who once vowed they would never raise PPV prices. It's no secret that UFC pay-per-view buy rates are down. A cursory look at any of their numbers from 2014 will show that. We even saw events that barely cracked the 100,000 buy mark, and some say those numbers were generous towards the promotion. It's certainly a good thing read news >>

  • 28 days ago
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Jon Jones has no plans to rest on his laurels. read news >>

  • a month ago
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"Me and Dana White, we haven’t even spoke. We was always cool, honestly. It was just business. I didn’t like the way the UFC kind of painted the picture like I retired and like I got cut from the UFC, but I didn’t take it personal. I don’t take business personal most of the time. I never had any bad blood with Dana. I just wish things were a little bit different. But you know how things go. I’ve been missing the training camps and missing getting out there. I’ve only got a few more years left in read news >>

  • a month ago
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Several hours after the announcement of a major class-action lawsuit filed against the UFC, the promotion said it has yet to see the allegations against it, but will go to the mat in defense of its business. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • a month ago
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As much of a spin as anyone wants to put on it, there’s really no sugarcoating what happened to Charles Oliveira the last time he had a UFC fight booked.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • a month ago
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Being ranked at the top now takes on a whole new meaning, as the higher your position, the bigger your split of the Reebok pie. Ever since Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) decided to unveil an official rankings system, fight fans around the globe have been more than critical of it. And they're not the only ones. Members of the mixed martial arts (MMA) media were given the responsibility of ranking the top 15 fighters in each weight class following every UFC event. And while the system hasn't read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Don't say he didn't warn you. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight Alan Belcher is saying goodbye to the 185-pound weight class when he makes his Octagon return in summer 2015, opting for an "easier" weight cut following his self-imposed hiatus. From his conversation with The MMA Corner: "I'm eyeing a return in the summer of the coming year. I have my sights on making a big impact when I return to the octagon. I'm thinking I'll return at 205 pounds. I feel more complete at this weig read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Okay, now it's getting personal. Undefeated Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight contender Bethe Correia has her sights on a future title fight against reigning division queenpin Ronda Rousey, and wants to finish what she started with Jessamyn Duke and Shayna Baszler, who train in Glendale, Calif., with the "Rowdy" one. The Brazilian talks to MMA Fighting. "I will knock Ronda out in the first round, but first I'll do her a favor and knock that mole off her face with a punch. read news >>

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