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Former Nevada-licensed boxing judge CJ Ross, who turned in two highly controversial scorecards in recent years, may soon be judging MMA contests. If you're even a casual boxing fan, the name CJ Ross rings a bell for all the wrong reasons. Ross was under heavy scrutiny for a pair of peculiar scorecards featuring boxing's two biggest stars. In 2012, she turned in a 115-113 card for the first encounter between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley, a bout which Bradley won by split decision in a widel read news >>

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Former Nevada Athletic Commission-appointed judge C.J. Ross has taken a step away from combat sports after submitting controversial scorecards in the recent Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Canelo Alvarez and Timothy Bradley-Manny Pacquiao boxing matches. read news >>

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) announced a stellar lightweight showdown for the upcoming UFC 185 pay-per-view (PPV) mixed martial arts (MMA) event, which takes place on March 14, 2015, inside American Airlines Center in Dallas Texas. Ross Pearson vs. Sam Stout. Pearson (16-8, 1 NC) is looking to rebound from last November's technical knockout loss to fellow Ultimate Fighter (TUF) grad Al Iaquinta. When it comes to the official UFC rankings (see them here), the hot-and-cold "Real Deal" find read news >>

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A lightweight bout between Sam Stout and Ross Pearson is set to take place at UFC 185. UFC Tonight announced that the fight has been confirmed by the UFC, and it will take place on March 14 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. The Canada native Stout has traded wins and losses going back to 2011. In his last bout, which was contested at 170 pounds, Stout was knocked out against K.J. Noons. Now returning to lightweight, the 30-year old will look to avoid losing back-to-back fights, w read news >>

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Ross Pearson will fight Sam Stout at UFC 185 on March 14. read news >>

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A women’s strawweight title fight between Carla Esparza and Joanna Jedrzejczyk and a lightweight matchup between British slugger Ross Pearson and Canadian striker Sam Stout have been added to UFC 185.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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Good Ol’ JR discusses CM Punk’s move to MMA and whether he believes the former wrestler can succeed in the UFC. While most have not shied away from offering their opinions on CM Punk's involvement in MMA, few have had the privilege of working alongside him like former VP of talent relations in the WWE, Jim Ross. Ross, a vocal fan of the UFC, explained that Punk's decision to join the UFC as a late stage in his professional career was all the more reason for him to take the opportunity seriously. read news >>

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Duke Roufus says CM Punk 'is a sponge' as they discuss the former WWE star's first week of training in Roufusport Duke Roufus and CM Punk appeared at Inside MMA to talk about their first week of training together at Roufusport. According to his new head coach, the former WWE star is very coachable and has the right mindset about training. "I think he's very good," Roufus said of Punk's ability, "What's impressed me the most about the Punk is his attitude, his hunger, and his work ethic. The guy read news >>

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Former WWE announcer Jim Ross has a little message for the mixed martial arts (MMA) fans who are up in arms over the recent announcement that former pro wrestler Phil Brooks, better known by his stage name "CM Punk," was signed to a multi-fight contract by Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Get back in your pen, little piggy. The fact that most of the combat sports universe has been talking about Punk -- and more importantly UFC -- is a testament to the brand power of both athlete and promoti read news >>

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Good Ol' JR delves into the CM Punk signing in his FOX Sports column. On Saturday night, the UFC made a startling announcement that included the signing of former WWE superstar Phil "CM Punk" Brooks to a multi-fight contract. The decision understandably caused a rift in the MMA fanbase, with many referring to it as a desperate move from MMA's top promotion. However, others, including former WWE announcer and VP of Talent Relations Jim Ross believe the move emphasizes what a "brilliant promotiona read news >>

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American kickboxer and Muay Thai fighter, Kevin Ross, spoke to MMAMania about last weekend's S-Cup Shootboxing event in Japan, where his TKO victory over Michihiro Omigawa was overturned to a 'no contest.' The controversial decision eliminated him from the eight-man tournament. Japan, the "Land of the Rising Sun" and the country of controversial officiating and promoter interference. It has often been a common theme for Americans fighting overseas for foreign promotions, that if they don't knock read news >>

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UFC lightweight prospect Al Iaquinta looks back at his thrilling win over Ross Pearson on Friday and ahead to what's next for him. read news >>

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight up-and-comer Al Iaquinta scored a bookie-busting technical knockout win over Ross Pearson at the UFC Fight Night 55: "Rockhold vs. Bisping" mixed martial arts (MMA) event last Friday night (Nov. 7, 2014) in Sydney, Australia. Good enough to earn "Raging Al" a post-fight bonus? Hardly. But that's what happens when you compete on a fight card that features 11 bouts -- and 11 finishes. And as Iaquinta told The MMA Hour (via MMA Fighting), he's still read news >>

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One of this weekend’s biggest winners was Long Island’s Al Iaquinta, who went to Sydney, Australia for UFC Fight Night 55 and TKO’d betting favorite Ross Pearson in the co-main event. For Iaquinta, in his first big step up in competition, it played out like a moment of arrival. Not only did he hold his own on the feet against the deft striker Pearson, he dropped "The Real Deal" with a counter left hook that signaled the beginning of the end for the Brit.The fight was stopped moments later as "Ra read news >>

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