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I guess not every boxing champion is turning their nose up at "Rowdy's" stand-up skills. Over the past few months, plenty of current and former female boxing champions have called out the striking skills of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight titleholder, Ronda Rousey. Or lack thereof. Mainly because her coach, Edmond Taverdyan, has made it a point to boast about his pupil's improved striking technique, going as far as saying she would become a boxing champion and could eve read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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As a TUF 20 alternate, Jocelyn "Lights Out" Lybarger has tremendous career aspirations, and no one is going to take that from her. read news >>

  • a month ago
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TOKYO, September 19 – If it is a noisemaker you seek, Myles Jury is not that guy. In a sports world where words often speak louder than actions, the unbeaten Michigan native has taken a different... read news >>

  • a month ago
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Andrei Arlovski, ranked No. 14, stunned then No. 4-ranked Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva on Saturday in a heavyweight upset. The win moves Arlovski back up the divisional ladder but also highlights the struggles of the division. Neither of the two headliners are spring chickens. Silva is 34 years old, and Arlovski is 35. That is above the the typical peak for athletic greatness. In fact, when breaking down the heavyweight division's Top 10 you will see how old the division is. Arlovski's victory contin read news >>

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2014 is turning out to be a banner year so far for lightweight up-and-comer Tom Marcellino. He's looking to add to his success at WSOF 13 on Saturday night. read news >>

  • a month ago
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But he's only getting the free pass because "The Chosen One" did the company a solid for stepping up on short notice to take on Dong Hyun Kim at UFC Fight Night 48 last month after Lombard had to bow out due to injury. One of the things that drives Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White crazy -- or any other fight promoter, for that matter -- is when a fighter refuses to step into the cage against a certain foe. So you know he wasn't too happy when Tyron Woodley declined to ta read news >>

  • a month ago
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Sixteen months after surprisingly turning down a four-fight contract extension with the UFC, Bellator MMA heavyweight Cheick Kongo offered some insight regarding his split with his former employer. "You know some things happen unexpectedly in your career, but no matter what happens, you can get everything you want. Everything in my career now is good," said Kongo this week, according to SciFighting.com. "But the UFC threw me away after treating me like s--t at the end. You have to be really toug read news >>

  • a month ago
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The worldwide leader for mixed martial arts and UFC news, MMA News, UFC Rumors, MMA Rankings, Interviews, Videos, UFC Results, and UFC Blog read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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After three years in the amateur ranks, Hawaiian native Kailin Curran turned pro in 2013 and so far the move has proven successful. She's now part of the UFC's new strawweight division. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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LAS VEGAS -- UFC featherweight Dustin Poirier took part in Monday's UFC 178 media day at the MGM Grand and talked to the media about the path of his career to this point, whether he believes his opponent Conor McGregor is as skilled as some suggest, how he's improving as a technician, why this upcoming fight marks a turning point in his career and much more. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Ramsey Nijem’s April win proved a turning point in his career, and it had nothing to do with what happened in the cage. For the first time, the Palestinian American fully embraced his heritage, and it proved a life-changing experience.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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