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  • 11 days ago
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It was true when the sport first started to flourish, and it’s equally true now: Being an MMA fighter can be a tough way to make a living.Filed under: News read news >>

  • 15 days ago
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Well, nobody expected the UFC prelims to do great numbers in the ratings, and true to form, these numbers aren't great. The UFC 177 card was affected from top to bottom before anyone ever stepped foot in the cage. Not just with the last minute re-arrangement of the title fight, or the cancellation it caused of a prelim bout between Joe Soto and Anthony Birchak. But, the cancellation of bouts between Henry Cejudo and Scott Jorgensen and Ruslan Magomedov and Richard Odoms, alongside the removal of read news >>

  • 30 days ago
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Matt Hobar believes he didn’t show his true self when stepped into the UFC octagon for the first time in May.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • a month ago
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Five years ago, Ovince Saint Preux was a 26-year-old former football player looking for a new career. At just 3-4 after his first seven fights, it didn’t necessarily seem like mixed martial arts was the right choice.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • a month ago
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Some of the worst pay-per-view flops of the modern UFC era have come from fight cards headlined by featherweight, bantamweight and flyweight fighters. Is this just a mere coincidence, or do the numbers give truth to the notion that bigger really is better? Before this question can be answered, we must first get to the root of the problem. Why are fighters in the lighter weight classes being snubbed on pay-per-view buys? Whatever the case may be, it certainly isn’t from a lack of entertainment in read news >>

  • a month ago
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The rumors were true: Anderson Silva will face Nick Diaz in his UFC return on Jan. 31. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Staying true to his word, light heavyweight Kyle Kingsbury retired following a one-sided loss to Patrick Cummins at UFC on FOX 12 in San Jose. Kingsbury, who was a cast member on The Ultimate Fighter 8, had said that he didn't want to hang around as an average fighter. After being dominated by the wrestler Cummins on the scorecards (30-27, 30-25, 30-24), Kingsbury retired in a statement with the UFC backstage. "I'm not sure if it was the time off or the fact his wrestling is so good, that I was read news >>

  • a month ago
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The Nevada State Athletic Commission put together a star-studded hearing Wednesday. Serial woman abuser (who moonlights two or three times a year as a boxer) Floyd Mayweather, Jr. was the biggest name in attendance. "Money" showed up to ask for the Commission's approval to move forward on starting his own boxing promotion: Mayweather Promotions. Logically, that should have resulted in serious questions regarding his history of out-of-the-ring violence (which most recently surfaced in May when hi read news >>

  • a month ago
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Five years ago, Tom Egan was the first (true) Irishman to fight in the UFC. His debut coincided with the UFC’s inaugural visit to Dublin, the capital city, at UFC 93. When Egan came out for his fight with Brit John Hathaway, he was given a hero's welcome from the partisan crowd. Until then, and even after, Irish MMA presented itself in the surrogate form of Marcus "The Irish Hand Grenade" Davis, an American.And in a sense, the UFC’s return to Dublin this past Saturday at UFC Fight Night 46 had a read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Just two fights into his UFC career, and Conor McGregor is an old pro at this whole media thing. How good is he? He can do an interview in the midst of warming up for a training session that will hone... read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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There are tons of people excited for the UFC’s return to Ireland this week. After five years without an event and plenty of pleas to UFC President Dana White, the Irish fight fans are finally getting their... read news >>

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