Stephan Bonnar today apologized to Bellator MMA president Scott Coker for drawing negative attention toward the promotion in the wake of a publicity stunt designed to drum up interest in his fight with Tito Ortiz at Bellator 131.Filed under: Bellator, Featured, News, Videos read news >>
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An announced fight between a man and a woman at tonight’s Shooto 45 event in Brazil actually was a publicity stunt to raise awareness about domestic violence.Filed under: News, Only on Junkie, UFC Tagged: Andre Pederneiras, Jose Aldo, Renan Barao, Shooto read news >>
Even at the top levels of MMA, fighters must do more than fight to maintain a living. For UFC women’s 135-pound veteran Julie “Fireball” Kedzie, she’s been able to supplement her income with acting and stunt work. read news >>
- a year ago
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British boxing champion Tyson Fury has had trouble luring either of the famed Klitschko brothers into a boxing match, so on Friday he called out UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez. read news >>
- 3 years ago
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Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida believes recent high-profile title losses by countrymen Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante and Mauricio “Shogun” Rua could have a negative short-term impact on the growth of mixed martial arts in Brazil. read news >>
- 4 years ago
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In what's likely more of a good-natured publicity stunt than a vital new policy, UFC officials today announced a ban of vuvuzelas at this weekend's UFC 116 event.
Vuvuzelas are horn-shaped noisemakers popularized (and perhaps overused) during this year's FIFA World Cup.
UFC president Dana White is credited with implementing the ban.
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