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Court McGee's story is well known. On September 9th, 2005, at 10:56 p.m., the fighter's heart stopped beating for eight ghostly minutes. He was dead, for all intents and purposes, blown out by a hazy narcotic cocktail at his cousin's house, before being miraculously resuscitated on a last-ditch effort by EMT workers who were all but resigned to the fate of the lifeless man who lay of the floor. McGee ultimately parlayed his second chance at life into something far greater than he ever could have read news >>

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Kickboxing star Melvin Manhoef recounts a story about how he was tricked into fighting Mark Hunt. Bellator middleweight Melvin Manhoef is not one to reminisce over past glories, yet even he could not help but recount a particularly memorable one in 2008 - when he was hoodwinked into facing Mark Hunt. Manhoef was coming off a loss to Gegard Mousasi in DREAM and his manager was anxious to get him back in the win column. Soon afterwards, he received a call and was given an enticing offer to fight a read news >>

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight Gilbert Melendez recently told the mixed martial arts (MMA) media that he liked to run with Nate Diaz, because the no-nonsense Stocktonite was intimidating and kept fools at a distance. How intimidating? Enough to strike fear in the hearts of heavyweight. And most of us heard that and thought, "Cool story, bro." Well, it turns out "El Nino" wasn't telling tall takes about his fellow "Skrap Pack" lightweight. In fact, former UFC heavyweight Pat Bar read news >>

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You’ve heard it all before. A fighter has some mixed results in his training camp, switches things up, and all of a sudden he’s a new fighter. It’s as cliché as it comes, but in the case of Rick Story... read news >>

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He walked away with an unforgettable story, but The Expendables 3 director Patrick Hughes found out the hard way that nerves make UFC women's bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey awfully feisty. During an interview with HitFix.com earlier this month, Hughes told the story of how Rousey, who played Luna in The Expendables 3, broke one of his ribs before filming a fight scene in the movie that hit theaters on Aug. 15. Ronda's first time ever on camera was the scene with Sly at a bar, and she's really s read news >>

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A look at the October 4th UFC Fight Night in Sweden, where welterweights Rick Story and Gunnar Nelson meet in the main event. The UFC's latest visit to Sweden does not involve Alexander Gustafsson, who is injured and was otherwise going to fight in Las Vegas against Jon Jones. Instead, Iceland's Gunnar Nelson and the USA's Rick Story both head into this one making their first ever appearances in a UFC main event. Co-headlining this Stockholm card are former featherweight title challenger Chan Su read news >>

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The event will serve as the first offering of another UFC doubleheader. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has assembled a welterweight main event pitting Gunnar Nelson against Rick Story for its upcoming UFC Fight Night 53 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Fight Pass, which takes place on Oct. 4, 2014 at Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, Sweden. As expected, they take front and center of the event poster. "Gunni" (13-0) is fresh off a submission win over Zak Cummings last month in Ireland, while " read news >>

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Christy Mack is telling her side of the story and it's very ugly including 18 broken bones around her eyes, 2 broken bones in her nose, a ruptured liver and more. She says she expected to be killed by War Machine and fled the house when he left to get another knife from the kitchen after he broke the first one. There's bad and then there's worse. What we already knew about the alleged assault by War Machine (formerly Jon Koppenhaver) on his ex-partner Christy Mack was deeply unpleasant, but even read news >>

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In the night’s top comeback story, Matt Sayles needed to withstand nearly being finished in the first to get past Bryson Hansen on Saturday at WSOF 12. Check out all the highlights inside. Filed under: News, Videos, WSOF read news >>

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The Korean Zombie makes his return this October against TUF 14 alum and Sweden's own Akira Corassani in the co-mai nevent of UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs. Story. It's been over a year since Chan Sung Jung last fought inside the Octagon, but "The Korean Zombie" will soon be fighting again this October. The UFC confirmed earlier today that Jung will go up against Akira Corassani as part of the October 4th UFC Fight Night card in Stockholm. This is going to be awesome! @KoreanZombieMMA vs. @AkiraCora read news >>

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Not long after the Gunnar Nelson-Rick Story fight was announced as the headline bout of the UFC's return to Sweden, UFC Fight Night 53 picked up a co-main event between featherweights Chan Sung Jung and Akira Corassani. The event, which airs exclusively on Fight Pass, takes place in the Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm on October 4. The European-heavy card includes a number of fighters from the host country. For Jung, this marks his first fight since August of last year, when he was defeated by read news >>

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