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  • 8 days ago
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If the success of Eddie Bravo over Royler Gracie and Josh Barnett over Dean Lister at Metamoris have taught us anything, it's not that jiu-jitsu is a weak or overrated art. It's that, like all forms of grappling, it has its own seat of weaknesses. In a pure jiu-jitsu competition, particularly in the gi, such foibles aren't readily apparent. But tinker with the rules, expand the margins of what's allowed and alternative forms of grappling (or uncommon ideas even within jiu-jitsu) begin to demonst read news >>

  • 28 days ago
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Guys, this is real. Please respect the accomplishments of this outstanding athlete. They said it couldn't be done. "He's getting too old" ... "He lost a step" ... "He's been out of the game too long." Well guess what haters, Brock Lesnar is BACK and has another prestigious title to add to his incredible list of athletic achievements. Not only did "The Beast Incarnate" win the WWE World Heavyweight Championship at SummerSlam, the biggest pay-per-view (PPV) of the summer, he did it by pinning John read news >>

  • a month ago
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UFC top middleweight Luke Rockhold has never been shy about his feelings about performance-enhancing drugs in MMA. Bleacher Report got a chance to chat with Rockhold and get his opinion on Vitor Belfort, PEDs and more. Check out why he has no respect for Belfort and why he thinks the Brazilian won’t even make it to his upcoming title fight with Chris Weidman at UFC 181.Read more MMA news on BleacherReport.com read news >>

  • a month ago
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Too much respect for Chris Weidman? Or too little for Vitor Belfort? Top Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight contender Vitor Belfort will challenge reigning 185-pound titleholder Chris Weidman in the main event of the UFC 181 pay-per-view (PPV) event, which is scheduled to take place on Dec. 6, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. And he'll do it as a 4-to-1 underdog, according to Best Fight Odds. At least for now. That line could change dramatically as we get closer to fight night, dependin read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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DUBLIN -- Brad Pickett talks about his UFC Fight Night 46 bout against Ian McCall, why he doesn't like cutting to flyweight, the bad blood between them, his reaction to Chris Cariaso getting a title shot, why he feels like he doesn't get respect, and more. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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In this week’s Twitter Mailbag, MMAjunkie columnist Ben Fowlkes looks at UFC 175, B.J. Penn’s attempt at a comeback, and Chael Sonnen’s fall from grace, plus much more.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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LAS VEGAS – For UFC women's bantamweight champion [autotag]Ronda Rousey[/autotag], it's easy to understand. She's the best in the world, and there's no one capable of beating her. "I don't think there's any place where anybody's better than me," Rousey told MMAjunkie. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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That's one way to show admiration and respect to a fighter you looked up to. In an "old school" vs. "new school" heavyweight showdown, Andrei Arlovski will make his much-anticipated return to the Octagon when he faces Brendan Schaub at this weekend's (Sat., June 14, 2014) UFC 174 pay-per-view (PPV) event in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. A fight Schaub says he was excited to accept, seeing as how he's been a fan of "The Pitbull" for quite some time. And when the two heavy-handed brawlers c read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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With respect to skilled fighters starting at 125 pounds, the best of the best heavyweights are truly the world's baddest men. There's a reason, after all, that combat sports promoters created weight classes—and it wasn't to save the big guys from the psychological harm that comes from an embarrassing loss to a smaller man. In fighting, bigger is better. Not always more skilled, more diverse or more interesting. But, ultimately, better. Over the next two weeks, we'll be rating the 125 best fighte read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Having grown up under difficult circumstances and overcoming a checkered past, Virgil Zwicker returns at Bellator 122 this summer, hell bent on leaving a lasting impression on Bellator and everyone else. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Urijah Faber says that he has nothing but respect for rival gym Nova Uniao. He also has no interest in fighting T.J. Dillashaw. Urijah Faber has long been the face of Team Alpha Male. After eight straight title fight wins in the WEC, Faber is winless in his last six trips to the cage with the title on the line. He recently got to watch teammate T.J. Dillashaw dominate Renan Barao (who Faber failed to defeat twice). That led to questions of if Faber would be interested in a fight with Dillashaw. read news >>

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