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Tor Troeng, a Swedish middleweight who competed on The Ultimate Fighter 18 and fought four times inside the UFC, announced his retirement from professional mixed martial arts competition late Wednesday. "After almost 10 years as a professional MMA fighter, it's time for me to move on," Troeng wrote (via Google translate) on Facebook in his native Swedish. "I have decided to put the gloves on the shelf. The joy and motivation needed to perform at the highest level is no longer with me. "I love MM read news >>

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After an MMA career dating back to 2005, Swedish fighter Tor Troeng has decided to hang up his gloves. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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Tor Troeng has retired from MMA following three consecutive losses in the UFC. read news >>

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Anderson Silva recently spoke about the possibility of his friend and training partner Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira stepping away from the sport. Rumblings have surfaced about the potential for a third fight between Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Frank Mir. Both fighters have said they'd be up for it, but would the UFC? After his most recent loss to Roy Nelson, back at UFC Fight Night: Nogueira vs. Nelson in April, Dana White said "I don't want to see Nogueira fight ever again. He should retire." And, read news >>

  • 8 days ago
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He is, after all, only 32 years of age and it doesn't make much sense to leave a company that is happy to have him compete at its shows. Mauricio Rua, unlike his good friend Wanderlei Silva, is happy with his position at Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). The former light heavyweight champion has competed 13 times for the global mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion since making his debut in 2007. The results, however, haven't exactly mirrored those he obtained during his time with PRIDE FC, as read news >>

  • 9 days ago
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"I cry all the time. I'm such a crier." UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey obviously doesn't have a problem with showing some emotion, but she says she'd die before tapping out and losing a fight. "With Liz Carmouche, I thought I could die for sure," Rousey explained during an appearance on 'Jim Rome on Showtime.' "I blocked a choke so she turned it into a neck crank. I felt my jaw dislocate and I was thinking I would rather break my neck than lose this fight." By all accounts, Rouse read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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Mauricio Rua was the last fighter to hold the UFC light heavyweight title before the dominant reign of current champion Jon Jones. If all goes according to plan, he’ll also be the next after “Bones.”Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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And always two losses away from mandatory retirement? "What I always say is that Shogun is always two fights away from a title shot. No matter what happens, he won maybe the biggest Pride Grand Prix, is a former UFC champion and fans love his style. I say this potentially. Everything depends on the circumstances, the fighters' injuries, the calendar, the champion being active, so there are a lot of subjective aspects. But he would do at most three fights before a title shot. However, we can't th read news >>

  • 16 days ago
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Shamar Bailey has retired from mixed martial arts following 27 professional fights. read news >>

  • 17 days ago
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Approaching 30 pro fights, Indianapolis-based fighter Shamar Bailey has announced his retirement from MMA. Filed under: News read news >>

  • 17 days ago
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Wanderlei Silva talks about retirement, UFC fighter pay, Renan Barao, Dana White and the UFC Hall of Fame. Submission Radio was honored to have an exclusive interview with Wanderlei Silva which is his first official English interview since his retirement from the sport of MMA.Wanderlei sat down with Submission Radio and talked about his feelings about Renan Barao and the shocking truth behind him living in a favela, his plans on appealing his life time ban from NSAC, his feelings towards not bei read news >>

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