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  • 10 days ago
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Fighter retirement has become an ongoing topic in MMA, as fighters from 00's continue to age out of the sport. Now, fighters are responding. It's incredibly easy for fans to treat their favorite athletes like they know and understand them intimately. Personal and professional decisions become open season for comment, when a figure lives even a small portion of their life in the public eye. Few decisions seem to draw as much public interest or advice as when a fighter should hang up his gloves. E read news >>

  • 11 days ago
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Fans, media, and even UFC fixtures like Joe Rogan and Dana White have been known to urge fighters to retire. Whether they appreciate that or view it as “completely patronizing,” they don’t always hear what we want them to. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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UFC president Dana White spoke about a 'laundry list' of issues with Nate Diaz. After a lengthy contract dispute with the UFC, Nate Diaz made his return in less than optimal shape, and he got thoroughly dominated by Rafael Dos Anjos. While both Nate and his brother Nick have stated that he dealt with multiple issues and injuries during camp, White clearly wasn't happy about what he saw. During the UFC on FOX post-fight press conference, White spoke about a number of issues he has with Diaz, whic read news >>

  • 14 days ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White admitted that he "didn't know" what he'd do if Nate Diaz defeated Rafael dos Anjos last night (Sat., Dec. 13, 2014) in the UFC on FOX 13 co-main event from U.S. Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Well, Diaz didn't win, getting drubbed for three rounds en route to a lopsided unanimous decision loss (read full recap here). And White still isn't quite sure what that future holds for the former No. 1-ranked Lightweight title challenger. His read news >>

  • 17 days ago
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The UFC 145-pound champion feels that he already is one of the greatest in history but wants more. Jose Aldo already sees himself as one of the greatest MMA fighters of all time and wants to achieve more. The UFC Featherweight champion, the one and only so far since his division has been introduced in the UFC, plans to keep his belt for a long period and retire holding it. Interviewed by Combate.com, he says that wants to be in the number one spot of P4P rankings of MMA history when hang up his read news >>

  • 25 days ago
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After going through something like that, walking away was the obvious choice. Yves Edwards retired from competing in the sport of mixed martial arts (MMA) after nearly 70 professional fights in various organizations, including his final run with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Full details here. Though the lightweight veteran didn't go out with a win, losing via first-round submission to Akbarh Arrealoa at UFC Fight Night 57 on Nov. 22, 2014, in Austin, Texas (results), Edwards felt there read news >>

  • 27 days ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship, Pride Fighting Championships and Strikeforce veteran Yves Edwards has decided to retire. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva explains why he chose to not retire following breaking his leg at UFC 168 during "The Time is Now" press conference in Las Vegas on Monday. read news >>

  • a month ago
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"Almost everybody at the UFC level can fight through an injury. We're all hurt by the time the fight comes. I'm starting camps off with the injuries that I haven't properly addressed and that's affecting the way I train, movements we're using and what we can do on a certain day. I've got Forrest Griffin making jokes about it like, ‘It's time to retire when I train like Mir.' I'm like, ‘what are you saying?' He's like, ‘Well you walk in the gym, what doesn't hurt?' So I was like, ‘well, you're ri read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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There's been lots of speculation on a Brock Lesnar return to the UFC. Shane Carwin would love to welcome him back, but doesn't believe it will happen. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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The famed career heavyweight great Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira is clearly approaching its end. However, good friend and training partner Anderson Silva is not ready to throw in the towel on his buddy’s career.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White lied when he said Quinton Jackson made $15 million in five years with ZUFFA. That's according to "Rampage," who insists he could not retire on the money he earned fighting inside the Octagon. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Because some people can't seem to let go of the negativity in their life. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz returned to the Octagon with a vengeance at last weekend's (Sat., Sept. 27, 2014) UFC 178 event in Las Vegas, Nevada, destroying Takeya Mizugaki in just over a minute of the very first round (full fight here). Not bad for a man who hasn't fought in over three years. Afterward, Cruz couldn't help but take a dig at his buddies over at Team Alpha read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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What started as a simple hand gesture has quickly become an all-out rivalry, and with UFC women’s bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey now calling for a fight with Bethe Correia, “Pitbull” wants the world to know she’s ready for the fight.Filed under: (...) read news >>

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