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Former UFC champion Rampage Jackson blasts his former promotion Bellator over a last minute injunction they have filed in an attempt to stop him from fighting at UFC 186. Bellator MMA have filed an injunction against former UFC champion, Quinton "Rampage" Jackson, in an attempt to stop him from fighting at UFC 186 against Fabio Madonado. Rampage made 3 rather successful appearances in the Bellator cage, scoring knockout victories over Joey Beltran and Christian M'Pumbu, before beating longtime r read news >>

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Eight fighters received potential two-month medical suspensions following their respective performances at UFC Fight Night 60, including welterweight headliner Brandon Thatch and featherweight veteran Cole Miller, the Colorado State Boxing Commission (CSBC) announced on Tuesday. Both Thatch and Miller came up short at UFC Fight Night 60, which took place Feb. 14 in Broomfield, Colo. Thatch fell victim to a thrilling fourth-round rear-naked choke against former UFC lightweight champion Benson Hen read news >>

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Ashlee Evans-Smith received her punishment from the Nevada Athletic Commission for having tested positive for a banned diuretic in her UFC 181 fight-night drug test. read news >>

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Is Wanderlei Silva vs Chael Sonnen going to happen at WrestleMania 31? Fans longing to witness former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) stars Wanderlei Silva and Chael Sonnen finally duke it out may have the opportunity after all, but not in any sort of sanctioned mixed martial arts (MMA) fight. Then again, when has that stopped them before? Once the rumors began to swirl that Sonnen and Silva had been invited by World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) brass to WrestleMania 31 to discuss "stuff," read news >>

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I guess this could have been worse? Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) tested Anderson Silva for banned substances on Jan. 9, 2015, which was more than three weeks out from his UFC 183 main event match against Nick Diaz on Jan. 31, 2015. However, according to Yahoo!Sports.com, NSAC did not receive the results from those out-of-competition tests until yesterday (Feb. 2, 2015), several days after Silva scored a unanimous decision win over Diaz inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas (watch read news >>

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Five fighters received six-month medical suspensions as a result of damage incurred during their respective fights at UFC 183, including top contenders Miesha Tate and Tyron Woodley, according to information released to MMAFighting.com by the Nevada Athletic Commission on Tuesday. Both Tate (left orbital fracture, left elbow) and Woodley (right foot), along with main card fighter Tim Boetsch (right knee, right eye), exiled flyweight contender John Lineker (right foot), and prelim middleweight To read news >>

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Check out who received shiny trophies during the 2015 World MMA Awards The 2015 World MMA Awards was held at the Venetian Theatre in Las Vegas, and among the big winners on the event are Robbie Lawler, Ronda Rousey, and Kelvin Gastelum. For the media related awards, MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani won his 5th straight 'Journalist of the year' award, edging out the four other nominees who interestingly enough all happened to be current or former SBN writers themselves. As for Bloody Elbow, we receiv read news >>

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The UFC's return to the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey on April 18 has received a 1-2 punch of compelling matchups with the announcement of Jim Miller vs. Paul Felder and Paige VanZant vs. read news >>

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Anderson Silva has received criticism after a video of him knocking out a training partner, and continuing to punch him during a sparring session at Team Nogueira gym went viral on Tuesday. However, Douglas Moura, who was sparring with "The Spider", says Silva doesn’t deserve criticism. Moura, a 5-1 welterweight, spoke to MMAFighting.com about the video, and clarified that he didn’t go out when Silva landed the left knee. "I wasn’t out, I was just dizzy. I wasn’t out," Moura said. "Right after t read news >>

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Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva on Monday officially received approval for his license to fight Nick Diaz at UFC 183. read news >>

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Four fighters received medical suspensions that could last upwards of six months following their respective bouts at UFC 182, the Nevada Athletic Commission announced on Tuesday. Main card fighters Nate Marquardt and Louis Gaudinot, along with preliminary card fighters Paul Felder and Cody Garbrandt, all were handed suspensions potentially stretching into July 3 as a result of injuries sustained during last Saturday's pay-per-view card, which took place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas read news >>

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UFC parent company Zuffa, LLC, received an unwanted last-minute Christmas present on Wednesday when a third anti-trust lawsuit was filed against them. read news >>

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UFC 182 main event competitors Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier have both undergone random drug testing twice, according to Nevada Athletic Commission Executive Director Bob Bennett. read news >>

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The fight card for UFC on Fox 14 has received a featherweight tilt pitting Mirsad Bektic against Alan Omer. read news >>

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