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The Land of the Rising Sun? Well, since the birds will be just about ready to chirp once this one wraps up on the East Coast, that seems appropriate for this particular situation. UFC Fight Night 52—kicking off at 12:30 a.m. ET in the U.S.—goes down from the revered Saitama Super Arena near Tokyo, Japan. Japan is known for its unwavering enthusiasm for combat sports, particularly when large men are involved. Large, large men? Even better. Enter Mark Hunt and Roy Nelson, two UFC heavyweights as p read news >>

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) rising star Conor McGregor gets mic'd up to call the play-by-play for fellow Ireland import Norman Parke, who recently battled Jon Tuck last October in Manchester. The "Full Blast" video is designed to drum up hype for McGregor's "Notorious" showdown against Dustin Poirier at UFC 178 later this month in Las Vegas, Nevada (more on that here). Now if he could also be mic'd up and do play-by-play for his "Diamond" fight, now THAT would be impressive. read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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Bekzod Aburakhmenov, currently one of MMA's rising stars at lightweight, returned to his wrestling roots and won a bronze medal on day 1 of the World Wrestling Championships. The USA's Tervel Dlagnev was the only wrestler to medal; he finished with bronze. The older I get, the more I realize how little I know about wrestling. When undefeated blue-chip MMA prospect Bekzod Abdurakhmenov won a bronze medal at 70 kg in freestyle at the 2014 Wrestling World Championships, he showed that I actually mi read news >>

  • 15 days ago
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Before he faces Gasan Umalatov at UFC Fight Nigh Stockholm on October 4th, rising Irish welterweight Cathal Pendred talked to The Metro. read news >>

  • 24 days ago
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You might see a bunch of old faces, but this undoubtedly a whole new Bellator. The Viacom-owned mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion returns to Spike TV for season 11 with Bellator 123: "Curran vs. Pitbull 2" on Sept. 5, 2014, inside Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Connecticut (see the full fight card here). Not long after that, you can catch Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar back inside the cage -- likely against each other -- after this happened. So how about it, fight fans, are you ready to give Bellato read news >>

  • a month ago
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Rising bantamweight Bryson Hansen doesn't see a title shot in the near term, but says, "Sooner or later they’ll have to give me a chance at the belt.” read news >>

  • a month ago
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The fourth installment of jiu-jitsu's most popular superfight organization continues Saturday evening with a card filled with some of the sport's rising talents as well as popular MMA figures trying their hand at a different kind of competition. In the main event, now retired UFC middleweight contender Chael Sonnen takes on nine-time world champion Andre Galvao while UFC heavyweight Josh Barnett tries his hand against leglock master Dean Lister. Will Sonnen pull the major upset and put Galvao aw read news >>

  • a month ago
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Rising light heavyweight star Ovince Saint Preux looks to use his powerful striking skills against Cody Donovan's dangerous ground game at UFC Fight Night 26. read news >>

  • a month ago
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A horrific toe injury has forced rising welterweight prospect Brandon Thatch out of an anticipated clash with Jordan Mein, which was scheduled for UFC Fight Night in Tulsa in three weeks time. One of the more highly anticipated match-ups this month was an August 23rd showdown between exciting welterweights Brandon Thatch and Jordan Mein. Thatch had subbed in for the injured Thiago Alves, providing arguably an upgrade in "violence potential". Unfortunately, Thatch suffered a compound fracture on read news >>

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Welterweight rising star Matt Brown puts his six fight winning streak on the line going up against challenger Mike "Quicksand" Pyle at UFC Fight Night 26. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Brian Ortega doesn’t mind flying below the radar, but he certainly has every intention of shaking things up once the smoke clears on his inaugural showing under the UFC banner. read news >>

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