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Was Miaquel Falcao shorted a submission victory? Was he robbed of an $80,000 Submission of the Night? The first round of his UFC 123 fight with Gerald Harris appears to have ended prematurely, and is currently under review. Read More >> read news >>
- 3 years ago
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DETROIT - To hear UFC lightweight contender George Sotiropoulos tell it, there's really no controversy at all.
Sure, Sotiropoulos admits his combination of compression shorts, knee
pads and ankle pads likely give him a little extra grip, but the
Australian insists the material makes his limbs more susceptible to
submission attacks, as well.
Besides, the Australian reckons, the complainers are a little late to the party anyway.
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Bellator 123 begins at 8 p.m. ET while the UFC Fight Night 50 main card airs one hour later at 9 p.m. ET.
Newport Beach, Calif. (August 11, 2014) - Bellator will kick-off its 11th season from Connecticut's Mohegan Sun Casino on Friday, September 5th at a special start time of 8:00pm ET/PT on Spike TV. Bellator 123 (8:00-10:00pm ET/PT) will be headlined by the Featherweight Title fight as reigning Bellator Champion Pat Curran defends his belt against Brazilian striker Patricio Pitbull. Tickets fo read news >>
Sept. 5 will see Bellator MMA go head-to-head for much of the evening with the UFC.Filed under: Bellator, MMA Rumors, News read news >>
A series of UFC Macau ads starring Dong Hyun Kim have caused a minor stir for being able to be potentially seen as racist. The ads feature Kim smashing watermelons and chicken ahead of his bout with Tyron Woodley.
A series of ads by Super Action (UFC's Korean TV broadcast partner) for UFC Macau were released recently which focus on Dong Hyun Kim ahead of his bout with Tyron Woodley. What stood out to some, and became the focus of a discussion on Twitter on Wednesday night, was that two of the ad read news >>
Bellator is bringing out its big guns for September 5th's unofficial battle for Connecticut. In an effort to keep pace with UFC Fight Night 50, Bellator officials announced on Wednesday that Bellator 123 will be highlighted by the returns of both Cheick Kongo and Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal, as well as the promotional debut of Bobby Lashley.
As previously announced, the event is headlined by a featherweight championship rematch between Pat Curran and Patricio Freire.
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If you thought Bellator MMA was just going to roll over on Sept. 5, you better think again.
Bellator MMA is not going down without a fight.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) scheduled its upcoming UFC Fight Night 50 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on FOX Sports 1 from the Foxwoods Resort & Casino in Ledyard, Conn., the same night Spike TV airs its Bellator 123 fight card at Mohegan Sun Resort & Casino in Uncasville.
And both promotions are bringing their A game for the Friday night face off.
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The MMA legend says "everything was cleared" following his appearance before the Nevada State Athletic Commission about an incident in which he fled from a random drug test.
Before Chael Sonnen had to pull out of UFC 175, his initial opponent Wanderlei Silva was pulled from the card for fleeing from a NSAC surprise drug test. UFC president Dana White told the media he expected Silva to be "in big trouble" with the commission.
Silva has since attended a hearing before the commission and he told B read news >>
Retired UFC competitor Chael Sonnen offered his thoughts on the Luis Suarez biting controversy that took place earlier in the week in Uruguay’s match against Italy. Arguably the most talked about sporting incident to take place this week was Uruguay's Luis Suarez biting Italy's Giorgio Chiellini in their World Cup group stage match on Tuesday afternoon. Suarez, dubbed the ‘Hannibal Lecter of Soccer,' was suspended for nine Uruguay matches and four matches from his early season games with Liverpo read news >>
- 2 months 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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Jon Jones talks controversy surrounding Alexander Gustafsson and the negotiations for the light heavyweight championship rematch.
Jon Jones was on The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani this afternoon, part publicity appearance for the EA MMA game and part to talk the fight business and his upcoming fight with Alexander Gustafsson.
Helwani quickly directed the conversation to the controversy surrounding the bout agreement. The UFC made an official announcement of the rematch between Jones and Gustafsso read news >>