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Burt Watson explains confrontation that led to him quitting UFC: 'I didn't appreciate it'

  • a month ago
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It was a confrontation with a UFC official -- and not with a fighter or camp member -- that led to Burt Watson's abrupt departure from UFC 184 last month in Los Angeles. Watson, the former UFC event read news >>

Video: UFC 175 winner Luke Zachrich thought about quitting MMA before UFC call

  • 9 months ago
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Luke Zachrich finally has a UFC victory to his name, and now his decision to continue a career in MMA is validated. Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

Philippou considered quitting MMA before UFC Fight Night 40 win

  • 11 months ago
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CINCINNATI – After a five-fight winning streak that had him being talked about for title contention in the UFC’s middleweight division, Constantinos Philippou hit what he thought was rock bottom.File read news >>

Injured elbow made champion Johny Hendricks consider quitting at UFC 171

  • a year ago
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Two days after claiming the welterweight crown, Hendricks told Ariel Helwani that he won his title fight with an injured elbow. On Saturday night at UFC 171, Johny Hendricks met Robbie Lawler in a ba read news >>

Hyun Gyu Lim considered quitting after fourth round vs. Saffiedine at UFC Fight Night 34

  • a year ago
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SINGAPORE – After 20 minutes, Hyun Gyu Lim nearly quit during his five-round battle with Tarec Saffiedine.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC Tagged: Hyun Gyu Lim, Tarec Saffiedine read news >>

Manager: UFC’s Adlan Amagov not quitting MMA for religion

  • a year ago
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Manager Sam Kardan was just as surprised as other MMA fans when he heard his client, UFC welterweight Adlan Amagov, was quitting the sport for religion.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, Only on Junkie, read news >>

Georgi Karakhanyan ‘really close’ to quitting after Lance Palmer eye-poke at WSOF 7

  • a year ago
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VANCOUVER – A first-round eye poke nearly prevented Georgi Karakhanyan from competing in a fight that would eventually crown him World Series of Fighting’s inaugural featherweight champion.File read news >>

On the Cusp of Quitting, Soa Palelei Storms Back into the UFC Despite Broken Ribs

  • a year ago
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Soa Palelei picked up his first UFC victory despite carrying broken ribs into his fight at UFC 164 on Saturday night in Milwaukee. read news >>

Martin Kampmann Sees GSP Quitting if He’s Hurt, but Condit Will Be There Till the End

  • 2 years ago
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Martin Kampmann breaks down the UFC 154 main event and says that Carlos Condit has a "never say die'" attitude that could give Georges St-Pierre all kinds of problems. read news >>

Despite Injury and Loss, Rampage Not Quitting

  • 3 years ago
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Especially after missing weight, many fans and pundits were concluding that Quinton "Rampage" Jackson would call it quits after UFC 144. No way, says Rampage. read news >>

Eight years after nearly quitting MMA, Hougland celebrates UFC 132 win

  • 3 years ago
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Jeff Hougland is sure glad he didn't tap out to a career in MMA. After winning his first professional fight, he lost four in a row. That will put doubts in anyone's mind. He certainly thought abo read news >>