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Three days removed from UFC 178, it feels as though Cat Zingano’s come-from-behind win over Amanda Nunes has been overshadowed by arguably bigger news. Maybe that’s to be expected. Very few MMA stories these days can stand up to the media hurricane that is Conor McGregor. Not many more have been able to hold a candle to Yoel Romero, Tim Kennedy and their unfortunately named “Stool Gate” controversy. To the extent any breathing room at all was left on the fringes, it was gobbled up by the disappo read news >>

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Former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao was removed from UFC 177 after he fainted while cutting weight for a bantamweight title fight against T.J. Dillashaw, but his coach and manager Andre Pederneiras doesn’t think it’s time to move up to featherweight. Pederneiras told Combate everything that happened to Barao in his process to cut weight, the decision to remove from the bout, and why he believes he can keep fighting at 135 pounds. "There were two pounds left to make 135 and it was still read news >>

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A few days removed from a hard-fought battle with a UFC newcomer few had heard of, Max Holloway would love to run a fight back with a featherweight everyone’s been talking about. Filed under: MMAjunkie Radio, News, UFC read news >>

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UFC President Dana White removed judge Howard Hughes from duty on last Saturday's (Aug. 23, 2014) UFC Fight Night 48 card after having an issue with his scoring of the first two fights. That wouldn't have happened if the fight card was in the United States, and shouldn't have happened, period. Something pretty significant happened in mixed martial arts (MMA) over this past weekend. No, it wasn't Michael Bisping's fourth-round technical knockout win over a badly-battered Cung Le (see the pic here read news >>

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Following two controversial split decision scores in the first two fights of UFC Fight Night 48 on Saturday, one of the judges was removed from the remainder of the event. read news >>

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Vinny Magalhaes was scheduled to fight twice in 36 days for Titan FC "assuming he's healthy," but it turns out he can't. Magalhaes, who battled Keenan Cornelius to a draw in a grappling match at Metamoris 4 earlier this month, was forced out of Friday’s Titan FC 29 co-main event bout with Dustin Jacoby (9-3) due to a minor back injury. Strikeforce veteran Lucas Lopes (29-17) steps in the co-main event. Titan FC COO Lex McMahon confirmed the news with MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani on Tuesday. Head read news >>

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Krzysztof Soszynski is more than two years removed from his last mixed martial arts bout, a 35-second knockout loss to Igor Pokrajac at UFC 140. read news >>

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Tom DeBlass removed from Bellator 123 fight card due to injury; Marcus Sursa will face King Mo from Mohegan Sun on September 5th. Newport Beach, Calif. (August 13, 2014) - After suffering from a knee injury during training, Tom DeBlass has been removed from the Bellator 123 fight card and will be replaced by Marcus Sursa. Sursa will face King Mo in a light heavyweight battle from Connecticut's Mohegan Sun Arena live on Spike TV. A Bellator newcomer, Sursa enters the fight riding a two-fight win read news >>

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Holly Holm may only be a month removed from the ink drying on her UFC contract, but with top-six ranked contenders Miesha Tate and Jessica Eye already calling for a chance to welcome Holm into the Octagon, the former 18-time boxing champion knows that the publicity of being the female bantamweight division's next big thing comes at a cost. "It's a lot of pressure," Holm admitted on Wednesday's episode of UFC Tonight. "Especially, people who even just run into me are like, ‘Aren't you so excited? read news >>

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Just a few days removed from their successful weekend campaigns, Bobby Green and Jorge Masvidal are already eyeing quick turnarounds. The two victorious lightweights have agreed to square off in a battle of Strikeforce veterans on September 27 at UFC 178, promotion officials announced early Tuesday. Green (23-5) scored the biggest win of his career on Saturday night at UFC on FOX 12, earning the judges' nod over Josh Thomson on just nine day's notice to propel his name into the top-10 of the UFC read news >>

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Even though he’s just two victories removed from his last title bout, Robbie Lawler once against punched his ticket to a UFC championship fight with a thrilling unanimous decision win over Matt Brown. See how Twitter reacted. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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