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Two weeks after being reinstated by the UFC, Thiago Silva has once again been released after his wife revealed new video evidence against him. read news >>

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The UFC has placed light heavyweight contender Anthony Johnson on an indefinite suspension, while Thiago Silva is once again out of the organization. It did not take long for the UFC to act on recent developments surrounding Thiago Silva and Anthony Johnson. In two separate statements released today, the promotion confirmed Silva's contract has been terminated yet again after ex-wife Thaysa Kamiji uploaded audio/video evidence detailing his alleged past of cocaine use and domestic abuse: Thiago read news >>

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Francis Carmont's UFC run has come to an end for now. The Frenchman announced on his Facebook page that he is no longer in the UFC after a record of 6-3 inside the Octagon as a middleweight. I announce that after 6 win and 3 defeat, I am no longer a UFC fighter. However it is with determination that I will continue my career in combat sports. A friend told me, after my loss against Thales, " You will come to understand it is the best thing that could've happen for your career, it'll make you str read news >>

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In the span of 9 months, Francis Carmont has gone from top 10 ranked in the UFC's middleeight division to out of the promotion entirely. After a 6-0 run from 2011-2013 sent France's Francis Carmont towards the top of the UFC's 185 lbs division, a 3 fight losing streak in 2014 has ended his time in the promotion. In a statement released on Carmont's Facebook page, the 33-year-old confirmed his UFC departure: I announce that after 6 win and 3 defeat, I am no longer a UFC fighter. However it is wit read news >>

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Monday will mark exactly one month since porn star Christy Mack was allegedly attacked -- and hospitalized -- by ex-boyfriend and mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter Jon Koppenhaver, who legally changed his name to "War Machine" back in 2008. What a difference a couple of months makes. Unfortunately, every time a new photo of Mack finds its way online, supporters for the incarcerated "Machine" launch an offensive and call into question the injuries sustained back on Aug. 15, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nev read news >>

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"Hey, whassup guys? So, the good news is I'm back. I just want to thank my friends for all their support; my manager, Glenn Robinson; JACO; the Blackzilians; all my teammates. The truth just came up, so everybody knows the truth about everything. I'm so happy I'm back in UFC I'm gonna train hard. I just have surgery a couple weeks ago but I do the rehab I'm gonna be back, so you guys can wait for the new Thiago Silva! (throat slash)." Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight Thiago read news >>

  • 25 days ago
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Among the releases are past tournament winners, alongside a former light heavyweight champion, as the promotion looks to expand its roster in a new direction and make room for a couple of recognizable names (like this one). The Scott Coker era is officially underway. Bellator MMA is trimming its roster as it pushes forward in a new direction, recently cutting 13 fighters, according to a report by MMA Fighting. Among those on the chopping block are former Bellator light heavyweight champion Attil read news >>

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Bellator MMA has trimmed its roster by 13 fighters. read news >>

  • 26 days ago
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Thirteen fighters, including former champion Attila Vegh, Des Green, and season 7 tournament winner Shahbulat Shamhalaev, have been released from Bellator. Following the reinstated women's division that was announced last week, Bellator MMA continued its organizational restructuring on Tuesday afternoon when it was revealed that thirteen more fighters had been released from the promotion. Bellator officials confirmed the news to MMAFighting.com. While the list generally includes lower-tier fight read news >>

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The UFC released a statement on Tuesday morning which stated that President Dana White apologized to judge Hughes following an internal review that found a “breach of independent regulatory protocol.’ On Saturday night, UFC President Dana White removed one of the UFC Fight Night: Macau judges, Howard Hughes, from cageside and had him replaced after White suggested that he was incompetent and incapable of fulfilling his duties as an official. It would later be determined that White had commit a g read news >>

  • 26 days ago
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As the Bellator management slowly implements their vision for the organization, incremental changes are taking place. The most recent is the release of thirteen fighters, including a former champion and several tournament champions. The news was confirmed to MMA Fighting by Bellator officials. While most of the names involve fighters who had limited, largely unsuccessful runs in Bellator, the list crosses into fighters considered to be Bellator staples. The official list of released fighters is read news >>

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