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Former UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva offered a startling statement regarding his immediate future with the UFC upon his return. Since announcing his return to professional competition, Anderson Silva has maintained a modest outlook on his future with the organization and in fighting in general. The Brazilian star appeared disinterested in the idea of regaining his title and fighting Chris Weidman a third time. That all appears to have changed overnight, as the former record-breaking ch read news >>

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UFC light-heavyweight competitor Glover Teixeira discusses his upcoming match-up against Phil Davis at UFC 179 and outlines his plan for a second title shot. Glover Teixeira has made it clear that changes are to be expected for his UFC 179 co-main event against Phil Davis. Following his unanimous decision loss to Jon Jones earlier this year, Teixeira has decided to simplify matters this time around and focus on compiling his skill set rather than game plan for his opponent. "I lost the fight, an read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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Read on for the UFC's statement on Anthony Johnson.  read news >>

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Read on for the UFC's statement on Thiago Silva.  read news >>

  • 16 days ago
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Monday will mark exactly one month since porn star Christy Mack was allegedly attacked -- and hospitalized -- by ex-boyfriend and mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter Jon Koppenhaver, who legally changed his name to "War Machine" back in 2008. What a difference a couple of months makes. Unfortunately, every time a new photo of Mack finds its way online, supporters for the incarcerated "Machine" launch an offensive and call into question the injuries sustained back on Aug. 15, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nev read news >>

  • 17 days ago
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With the news that the prodigal UFC Welterweight has been arrested twice in the past year for DUI and has missed multiple court dates, his return bout against Anderson Silva is in doubt. Yesterday's news that popular UFC fighter Nick Diaz has been arrested not once, but twice for DUI and missed multiple court dates has fight fans worried that yet another big MMA bout is in jeopardy. In this case, it's the UFC 183 return of the legendary Anderson Silva against Diaz, set for next Super Bowl weeken read news >>

  • 18 days ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) today (Sept. 12, 2014) issued a statement on the recent arrest of mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter Nick Diaz (see his mugshot here), who was arrested back on Sept. 6, 2014, in Lodi, Calif., on suspicion of driving under the influence (DUI). From UFC.com: We are aware of the situation and are in the process of gathering the facts. We understand that there is a legal process that will now take place and that Nick Diaz will have the opportunity to address the si read news >>

  • 22 days ago
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"Hey, whassup guys? So, the good news is I'm back. I just want to thank my friends for all their support; my manager, Glenn Robinson; JACO; the Blackzilians; all my teammates. The truth just came up, so everybody knows the truth about everything. I'm so happy I'm back in UFC I'm gonna train hard. I just have surgery a couple weeks ago but I do the rehab I'm gonna be back, so you guys can wait for the new Thiago Silva! (throat slash)." Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight Thiago read news >>

  • 24 days ago
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Dana White has released a statement on Thiago Silva's UFC return following a prior stand off with the police and assault charges. Earlier this year, Thiago Silva was involved in a police stand off and some serious assault and domestic violence charges leading to Dana White saying he would never fight for them again. After going back on these claims and surprisingly bringing him back to the promotion, the UFC president has since released an official statement on the light heavyweight's return: "W read news >>

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Thiago Silva has been brought back into the UFC fold despite Dana White claiming he'd never fight in the promotion again after having a standoff with police. Thiago Silva is back in the UFC. That bit of shocking news comes a day after news that charges were dropped stemming from a standoff with police and an incident where Silva allegedly threatened his estranged wife and others with a gun. Silva's wife apparently left the country and was "uncooperative," leading to the decision to dismiss the c read news >>

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Former Bellator featherweight champion Joe Soto started the day on the UFC 177 "Prelims" against Anthony Birchak, signed, sealed, and delivered for Saturday night (August 30, 2014) inside Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California. Then, the unthinkable happened. Renan Barao fell ill during his weight cut and was removed from his bantamweight title fight against TJ Dillashaw (full story here). And when the promotion went looking for a viable contender at 135 pounds, it didn't have to look very read news >>

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