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The UFC’s streak of main-event stoppages was pushed to six events today when Mark Hunt starched Roy Nelson for a second-round knockout in the UFC Fight Night 52 headliner. Check out all the post-event facts.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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It’s fair to say that MMA referees take their fair share of stick from both fans and media. As viewers, we have a tendency to underestimate just how difficult a referee’s job is, and determining when to stop a fight may be its most challenging feature. Referees are charged with giving the athlete every opportunity to recover from bad positions, but they are also tasked with ensuring the fighter’s safety. The ability to strike the correct balance between these contradictory aims is often what sep read news >>

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For more on the numbers behind T.J. Dillashaw’s first successful UFC bantamweight title defense, plus several other facts and figures from Saturday’s event, here are 35 post-fight facts about UFC 177.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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"Reign of Champions" took place on pay-per-view (PPV) earlier this morning (Fri., Aug. 29, 2014) from inside Dubai World Trade Centre in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). ONE FC entertained Dubai this morning (Fri., Aug. 29, 2014) with three title fights and multiple quality match ups, producing a thoroughly enjoyable fight card. In the main event, Shinya Aoki defended his lightweight title with ease, scoring his twenty-fourth career submission win against UFC import Kamal Shalorus. Despite the read news >>

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Check out the “Fight Motion” super-slow-motion highlights, including five stoppages on the main card, from this past weekend’s UFC Fight Night 49 event.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • 27 days ago
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Does Benson Henderson have a legitimate gripe? And did anyone else think it was weird not to mention why Jordan Mein’s father wasn’t in his corner? Some post-fight thoughts from another UFC doubleheader.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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UFC Fight Night 48: "Bisping vs. Le" from the CotaiArena in Macau, China has officially wrapped, which means it's time for those select fighters who went above and beyond in their respective fights to get a little extra grease for their efforts. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) dished out its standard post-fight monetary bonuses to four of the 20 fighters on the card, and it's probably no surprise who's heading home with a second sack of simoleons. This time around, there was no award given read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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The fine line between early and late stoppages in MMA has become increasingly muddled in recent months. If it were up to Frankie Edgar, though, he wouldn’t have a referee stop one of his fights until the final possible moment.Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: Frankie Edgar, (...) read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Sunday’s UFC show in Brazil featured seven stoppages in 11 fights, and a crazy comeback knockout in the main event. Check out our three stars from UFC Fight Night 38.Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: Dan Henderson, Fabio Maldonado, Thiago "Marreta" Santos, UFC Fight Night (...) read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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Being a referee in mixed martial arts is a difficult task by any measure, and few have ever done it better than Herb Dean. The long-time official has been the one of the top referees in the game over the past decade and has been the third person inside the cage for some of the biggest fights that have gone down over that stretch. While the position is one that comes with a large amount of criticism and scrutiny, Dean's consistency in the way he's handled fighter safety and stepping in to stop th read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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Although the UFC hopes to carry the momentum of a successful UFC 171 event into Sunday’s UFC Fight Night 38 offering, this week’s video blog from UFC President Dana White takes us behind the scenes of UFC 169 and UFC 170.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos (...) read news >>

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