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  • a year ago
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UFC officials Tuesday night revealed which Strikeforce talents will ply their craft in the Octagon moving forward. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Hundreds of fighters have strapped on the leather and stepped inside the Octagon, but only two men have won titles in multiple weight classes. That's why former champions Randy Couture and BJ Penn are not only UFC legends, but mixed martial arts trailblazers. However, as prolific and memorable as their respective runs were, they will not be the last men to ever accomplish this staggering feat. As of today, MMA's evolution has developed a key pool of athletes capable of stringing together perenni read news >>

  • a month ago
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The UFC is home to an overwhelming majority of the best fighters in MMA. However, many elite competitors still do battle outside the Octagon. Although most fighters would gladly take less money to compete on the sport's biggest stage, the UFC has missed out on some high-profile free agents like Eddie Alvarez and Ben Askren recently. It also made surprising decisions to part ways with former title challengers Jake Shields, Yushin Okami and Jon Fitch. With Viacom, NBC Sports Network and CBS Sports read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Every UFC fighter steps into the Octagon with the hope of elevating themselves to a UFC title shot. But what happens when there's a major roadblock in the way? That's the situation in which guys like Junior dos Santos and Urijah Faber find themselves. The end result of fighting is always to push up the rankings, but for these guys, there's only so far they can go. The fighters on this list find themselves in a bit of limbo in that they can defeat nearly every contender thrown their way, but UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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On Saturday night the UFC makes its way to the Rogers Arena in Vancouver, Canada. UFC 174 features a flyweight title fight between Demetrious Johnson and Ali Bagautinov, a welterweight fight between Rory MacDonald and Tyron Woodley and much more. The UFC is also bringing former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski, who will be facing Brendan Schaub on the pay-per-view card. This will be Arlovski's first UFC fight since March 2008 when he knocked out Jake O'Brien in the second round. This may read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Lots of fighters making their debut in various divisions litter the undercard for UFC 174: Johnson vs. Bagautinov. What names are worth paying attention to and what names will be forgotten? Read on to find out. I know this is a preview for the prelims, but we can talk about Chael Sonnen instead? Why? Brent Brookhouse said everything that needed to be said. If MMA has a great big script in the sky, it's author is undoubtedly George R.R. Martin. We don't get nice things, brother. Sucks that Dustin read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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You hear a lot of things about the UFC from the fighters competing in the Octagon, but few put it as accurately and succinctly as England’s Andy Ogle when he says “The UFC can be a daunting place.” read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Not every man or woman who steps inside the Octagon is going to be a success. Mixed martial arts is a zero-sum game, after all. For one fighter to win, another has to lose. There are no everyone-is-a-winner, Disney-style endings. Still, success is anticipated for some more than others. We see certain fighters compete, and the notion that their UFC careers will be anything less than stellar seems scarcely intelligible. Bearing witness to their repeated failures to live up to the hype has the effe read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Making his return to the Octagon at UFC 157, "Ruthless" Robbie Lawler finished wrestler Josh Koscheck in the very first round to begin a three-fight win streak. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Back in 2011, Zuffa, LLC, the parent company of the UFC, purchased Strikeforce. As soon as news broke, people began to speculate on what this would mean for the future of both organizations and for the fighters in them. After the deal, Strikeforce ran 17 events, including six of the Strikeforce Challengers series and the Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix. In addition, it adopted the unified rules of MMA and standardized the women's weight classes. Then, following Strikeforce's final show in Jan read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Jon Jones makes the wild claim that the UFC is making more fighters into millionaires than boxing. read news >>

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