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Although they trained together for years, Lyoto Machida and former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva haven't been the best of pals lately. In January, Silva stated publicly that he was 'very disappointed' with not only Machida, but also with Ronaldo Souza, after both men admitted they wouldn't refuse a match with him. Now in the midst of Silva's multiple failed drug tests prior to and following his bout with Nick Diaz Jan. 31 at UFC 183, Machida is standing by his old friend. "I'm very su read news >>

  • a month ago
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While Nick Diaz might have missed the open workouts for UFC 183 and several other media obligations along with it, he sat down with the UFC for an exclusive interview, where he talked about fighting at middleweight, respecting his opponents, and what winning a UFC title would mean to him. When Nick Diaz steps into the Octagon for UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz on Saturday night, it will mark the first time the former Strikeforce welterweight champion will compete at middleweight, aside from two catchwe read news >>

  • a month ago
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LOS ANGELES - Alexander Gustafsson respects Anthony Johnson's punching power. "He's a hell of a force," Gustafsson said. He saw what the fighter nicknamed "Rumble" did to Antonio Rogerio Nogueira last summer, after all. For that matter, Johnson has treated nearly everyone who's stepped in the cage with him over his past eight fights, all of which he's won, with five knockouts along the way. But that doesn't mean the Alliance MMA fighter is going to feel any fear when the duo square off on Saturd read news >>

  • a month ago
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In the days leading up to the much-anticipated light heavyweight title fight between division champion Jon Jones and No. 1 contender Daniel Cormier -- which went down last weekend (Sat. Jan 3, 2015) at UFC 182 in Las Vegas. Nevada -- both men did their best to belittle one another. Even if it came at the expense of another fighter. That was the case when "Bones" tried to downplay "DC's" recent wins, saying that his most recent victory came at the hands of a 50-year-old man in Dan Henderson, and read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Although he respects Conor McGregor's skills, UFC bantamweight champ TJ Dillashaw believes Frankie Edgar would destroy him and shouldn't be skipped for a title shot. read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Former women's boxing champ Holly Holm says she'd accept a match with Ronda Rousey right now. read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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Can't knock (out) the confidence. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight titleholder, Chris Weidman, recently said if he doesn't get a stoppage victory over Vitor Belfort when they collide at UFC 181 on Dec. 6, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada, that he'd be "real disappointed." Weidman, a jiu-jitsu black belt, has proven he's got the chops to either submit or knockout his opponent (proof). And while most would agree it would behoove "All American" to stray from engaging in a stand-up battle read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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UFC featherweight Diego Brandao discussed his upcoming main event match-up against Conor McGregor, as well as his opinion on the Irishman's cocky attitude. Diego Brandao may have been called up on short notice to face Irish-born Conor McGregor on hostile territory, but he believes he is more than ready for the task at hand. The Brazilian featherweight was revealed as the replacement for Cole Miller, who was forced to withdraw from the main event contest against McGregor in Dublin. While the grud read news >>

  • a year ago
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During the UFC 168 World Tour stop in Los Angeles, Anderson Silva spoke about his upcoming rematch against Chris Weidman. The two will step into the Octagon again on Dec. 28 in Las Vegas. read news >>

  • a year ago
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UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva believes Chris Weidman is a worthy adversary, even with just nine professional fights to his name. That said, "The Spider" believes his own ample experience edge will prove vital in their UFC 162 showdown. read news >>

  • a year ago
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UFC flyweight contender John Moraga respects current champion Demetrious Johnson. Really, he does. He just happens to think "Mighty Mouse" is a boring fighter. read news >>

  • a year ago
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When the UFC called K.J. Noons to let him know he’d be fighting Donald Cerrone in his promotional debut at UFC 160, the Strikeforce veteran immediately liked the matchup. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal has found new life after a stale end to the time he had with his previous employers. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Jon Jones knows that he's got his hands full in facing Vitor Belfort at UFC 152 on Saturday night in Toronto. When you're working towards a legacy, however, you have no choice but to fight the best. read news >>

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