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Sunday's UFC Fight Night was one filled with surprises with ten underdog wins in 11 fights, meaning nobody from the show put themselves into the top mix in any weight class. Over the course of a year, the oddsmakers and experts when it comes to UFC predictions will, give-or-take a few points in either direction, be right about two-thirds of the time. But in one night, the law of averages got thrown for a loop like never before with 10 upsets in 11 fights. Bookmakers had a bad night as those who read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo surprises Brazilian star Neymar with some flashy moves in a charity football match. Although considered to me one of the pound-for-pound greats on the current UFC roster, Jose Aldo proved to have more skills in his arsenal than simply an impeccable fighting style. Recently, the UFC featherweight champion was invited to compete in a charity football (soccer for North Americans) match with Brazilian star Neymar. What happened then was something few expected fro read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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In news that surprises absolutely no one, Nate Diaz isn't particularly fond of the UFC's announcement of fighter uniforms. It was only a matter of time before one of the Diaz brothers spoke up about today's UFC-Reebok uniform deal, which will be implemented next July. If you placed your bets on Nate Diaz as the one to first voice displeasure in typical Diaz brother fashion, collect your winnings now. Nate tweeted this special message to the UFC and their "bitchass uniforms": Here's for your Bitc read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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SAN DIEGO - In the final days leading up to Bellator 131, it's been Tito Ortiz's turn to attempt mind games with Stephan Bonnar. The former UFC light heavyweight champion arrived at the open workouts at a local Dave and Buster's on Wednesday while Bonnar, his opponent in Saturday night's main event at the Valley View Casino Center, went through a wrestling workout with Ortiz's former wrestling coach, Paul Herrera. Wearing a San Diego Chargers hat and sunglasses, Ortiz, followed by his entourage, read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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SAITAMA, Japan – Bleeding all over the place from a rougher-than-rough first round, Kiichi Kunimoto got to work in the remaining two rounds and took the fight from Richard Walsh.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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If you thought [autotag]Randy Couture[/autotag] was bound to be a little clunky and awkward on "Dancing with the Stars," you might want to check out the video above and think again. Couture made his debut on the show on Monday night, the dancing competition's 19th season premiere on ABC. read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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MMA is a pretty surprising business. Go ahead, try and argue it isn't. How many times have you seen a guy, on the fringes of his own consciousness and easy pickings for an opponent, come back and knock that opponent out with a hail Mary shot out of nowhere? How many times have you gone to bed with things being pretty normal only to wake up eight hours later and see that the whole sport has been turned on its ear? How many times have you said "there's no way the UFC is getting me to pay $60 for t read news >>

  • 9 months ago
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In the fourth episode of UFC Embedded, Daniel Cormier, Renan Barao, T.J. Dillashaw, Jake Ellenberger, and Dan Henderson get ready for UFC 173 fight week. Dan Henderson also orders some chicken for Daniel Cormier and himself. read news >>

  • 10 months ago
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Read on for UFC Fight Night: Nogueira vs. Nelson prelim results... read news >>

  • 11 months ago
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Rematch! No surprises here. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight number one contender and local favorite John Dodson will try to get back into the 125-pound title hunt when he throws hands against former foe John Moraga at the promotion's upcoming UFC Fight Night event on June 7, 2014, at Tingley Coliseum in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Radio station 104.1 The Edge (via Sherdog.com) announced the pairing earlier today. Dodson (15-6) holds a unanimous decision win over Moraga at the read news >>

  • a year ago
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Despite having spent many hours together in the gym, Lyoto Machida believes he still has a few surprises left for former training partner Mark Munoz. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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OneFC held its sixth event Saturday evening in Singapore, which showcased the promotions biggest signing yet in Shinya Aoki, as well as two championship fights that had very unexpected outcomes. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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There were many surprises for Invicta FC president Shannon Knapp before, during and after the promotion's second event, Invicta FC 2, this past weekend. There were 100,000 people waiting in the queue to watch the live Internet stream 30 minutes before the fights got underway. There was a server crash that forced her backstage in a panic mid-event. There was the Invicta name trending on Twitter long after the last punch was thrown. But a surprise as welcome as any was how the fights tur read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Plenty was on the line for John Phillips and Chris Fields on Saturday in their Cage Warriors 48 main event. On the day of the fight, the two found out the winner would advance to the finals of the promotion's middleweight tournament for the vacant 185-pound strap. And for entertainment value, they delivered appropriately for Cage Warriors' 10-year anniversary card. But after looking overmatched in the striking game halfway through the fight, Phillips surprised Fields with a guillotine read news >>

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