Can you be a pro fighter and also be a fully committed vegan? A select few say yes, while others have doubts. But for those who choose this sometimes difficult lifestyle, there’s often more at stake than wins and losses.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
Conor McGregor banked a second consecutive $50,000 “Performance of the Night” bonus for his first-round technical knockout victory at UFC 178 on Saturday night in Las Vegas. read news >>
I’d like to think a guy like Krzysztof Soszynski would be set for life. A veteran of nearly 40 fights, Soszynski spent more than eight years in the trenches of professional MMA. He fought for several of the industry’s top promotions, including Strikeforce and the IFL, before mustering a three-year, nine-fight tenure in the Octagon. I’m told it's difficult to measure how long the average UFC career lasts, but with a final record of 6-3, Soszynski was likely more successful than most. He was never read news >>
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Few fighters could start their MMA careers with a 2-4-1 record and go on to fight in the UFC. Fortunately for Johnny Bedford, he is one of those few.Filed under: News, Only on Junkie, UFC Tagged: Johnny Bedford, UFC Fight Night 39 read news >>
- 10 months ago
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Even though the UFC switched up its bonus structure beginning with UFC Fight Night 36, the two men to score the only knockout and submission were awarded bonus checks. read news >>
Every fighter likes getting a little something extra when their performance stood out on a card, and much like the UFC has instituted in their promotion, World Series of Fighting has decided to institute a bonus program as well. read news >>
- 3 years ago
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DENVER - Travis Browne is finally reaping the rewards of his new philosophy on fighting.
It's a novel one: Listen to your coaches.
Browne, who hopes to build on an impressive knockout of Stefan Struve with a win over Rob Broughton at Saturday's UFC 135 pay-per-view event, told MMAjunkie.com that nothing is going to stop him while he's in the right mindset.
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- 6 years ago
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Brock Lesnar reaped some handsome rewards on Saturday.
The newly crowned heavyweight champion led all earners with a $450,000 haul after his second-round technical knockout victory against Randy Couture in the UFC 91 main event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The figure, which includes a $200,000 win bonus, was released by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Monday. read news >>