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Rising featherweight star Conor McGregor apparently has little regard for the wrestling ability of current 145-pound No. 1 contender Chad Mendes. read news >>

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Rising grappling specialists Carlos Diego Ferreira and Beneil Dariush look to distinguish themselves in the crowded lightweight division this Saturday (Oct. 25, 2014) at UFC 179 inside Ginásio do Maracanãzinho in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. In a fight with such talented submission fighters, what must be done for either man to succeed? Read our fight preview to find out! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweights Carlos Diego Ferreira and Beneil Dariush will fight in the curtain jerker of UFC read news >>

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Japanese rising star Kyoji Horiguchi will take on Louis Gaudinot at UFC 182. Kyoji Horiguchi is one of the most exciting young stars to have emerged from Japan as of late. The former Shooto champion has won all three of his UFC bouts, and come January, he will look for his 4th win in the promotion against TUF vet and fellow Karate stylist, Louis Gaudinot. The flyweight bout will be part of the massive UFC 182 card headlined by Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier to kick off the new year. MMA-in-Asia.co read news >>

  • 15 days ago
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Conor McGregor is the rising star of the featherweight division, and he is generating the heat with casual fans that is needed for a fighter to become a star. The lighter weight classes have been missing that star power since BJ Penn left the scene. Penn was an enigma who captivated fans ever since his debut. He began headlining shows prior to the post-TUF era. His first headlining bout in the new era of the UFC came against rival Matt Hughes, but then he dropped back to 155 pounds. He proved th read news >>

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Rising Polish lightweight Piotr Hallmann has apparently failed his post fight drug test after losing to Gleison Tibau. It's a bad time to be a steroid use in the UFC, it appears. It seems like, at a faster rate than ever, fighters are failing drug tests and getting suspended. The latest addition to that list is promising Polish fighter Piotr Hallmann. "Pletwal" recently dropped a split decision to ever strong gatekeeper Gleison Tibau. Hallmann is noted for being a pretty exceptionally big lightw read news >>

  • 21 days ago
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Take a walk through the Irish countryside with MMA's fastest rising star Conor McGregor for an in depth one on one and entirely fake interview. read news >>

  • 25 days ago
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Made up of world-class prospects, standouts from The Ultimate Fighter, high-profile acquisitions and budding superstars, the UFC's future stockpile of main eventers has arguably never looked more fruitful. The promotion's pay-per-view numbers may not be at an all-time high, but the talent pool is practically spilling over. While the UFC has been ridiculed in the past for showcasing less-than-attractive bottom feeders to fill event voids, the organization's relentless approach to promote fights o read news >>

  • 25 days ago
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Scheduled to take on Beneil Dariush on the main card of UFC 179, rising lightweight Alan Patrick will no longer compete in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Patrick (12-0), who hasn’t competed since a close decision victory over John Makdessi in February, has suffered an injury on Thursday, and won’t be able to compete on Oct. 25. "He was scheduled to compete in an ADCC match in Manaus on Sunday, but he had a small jaw fracture in training," Patrick’s manager D’Angelo Vidal told MMAFighting.com. "He absor read news >>

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Rising featherweights Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier will finally battle in a highly-anticipated featherweight match up at UFC 178 this Saturday (Sept. 27, 2014) at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. With so much on the line for both fighters, what must be done in order for either man to claim victory? Read our fight preview to find out! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweights Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier are set to determine which man is truly a contender at UF read news >>

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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 >>

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