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  • 4 years ago
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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 >>

  • 4 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. read news >>

  • 14 days ago
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LAS VEGAS – There was some controversy behind it, but when Urijah Faber sees opportunity, he takes advantage.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • 23 days ago
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Johny Hendricks was certain he won that fight. But despite his premature celebration inside the Octagon, "Bigg Rigg" still came up short on the judges' scorecards after a 25-minute war against then-Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight kingpin Georges St. Pierre, who went AWOL after his UFC 167 title defense. See the controversial scorecards here. Hendricks, meanwhile, would regroup and take Robbie Lawler to the limit at UFC 171 back in March, in a five-round performance that was goo read news >>

  • a month ago
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Welcome to the Promotional Malpractice Live Chat, episode 113. Seriously, it's hard to know where to start with this given the amount of topics and issues going on in the sport. I suppose first and foremost would be actual fight results. UFC 180 saw Fabricio Werdum earn a version of UFC gold, Kelvin Gastelum cement himself as a true contender and Ricardo Lamas affirm himself as a top featherweight fixture. Bellator 131 produced sensational television ratings, crowned Will Brooks as the undispute read news >>

  • a month ago
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In the wake of a report on the tragic death of a Roufusport kickboxer, UFC featherweight Erik Koch has stepped forward to defend his coach. Following a Milwaukee Sentinel-Journal investigation into the death this spring of Roufusport amateur kickboxer Dennis Munson, Jr., controversy has enveloped the team with ex-coaches and fighters coming forward to rip coach Duke Roufus and his team. One fighter who is standing by his coach is UFC Featherweight Erik Koch. He took to MMA.tv to post in Roufus' read news >>

  • a month ago
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A recently published investigation into the death of a Roufusport kickboxer has led to several of the camp's former members making their own statements against Duke Roufus and his coaching staff. More details have come out surrounding Roufusport kickboxer Dennis Munson Jr., who collapsed on the canvas and died hours after making his debut appearance at Duke Roufus' American Fighting Championship promotion back in March. The Milwaukee Sentinel-Journal published an in-depth investigation on Munson read news >>

  • a month ago
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UBERLANDIA, Brazil -- Caio Magalhaes is quietly moving up the ladder in the middleweight division. Matched up against Trevor Smith at UFC Fight Night 56 in Uberlandia, Brazil, on Nov. 8, the Nova Uniao fighter scored his fourth straight victory with a 31-second knockout, but it didn’t come without controversy. Magalhaes hurt Smith early in the fight, but the final punch that dropped his opponent was cleared at the back of his head. He followed with more attacks on the ground before the referee s read news >>

  • a month ago
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Tuesday's decision by the Ultimate Fighting Championship to rescind a suspension handed down to Cung Le was a curious one. For those unaware, Le was sent to the sidelines for 12 months after a blood sample taken after his August 23 loss to Michael Bisping showed an elevated level of human growth hormone. There was rampant speculation prior to the fight that Le was taking a performance-enhancing drug of some sort. Nearly all of this speculation stemmed from a photo Le posted on Instagram that sho read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Yoel Romero’s cornermen weren’t exactly on their best behavior Saturday night at UFC 178, UFC President Dana White said, but the UFC is also partially to blame for a controversial delay between rounds in the fight with Tim Kennedy. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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UFC 178 featured a variety of entertaining stoppages, the most bizarre of which was Yoel Romero's third round TKO win over Tim Kennedy. While the manner of Romero's stoppage was not the issue, his failure to get off the stool heading into the final frame left fans and pundits puzzled over referee John McCarthy's decision to allow the fight to continue. With Romero wasting time on the stool, Kennedy grew frustrated with the Olympian's antics and pressured the referee to step in and make a call. R read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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UFC 178 delivered on a variety of levels, but it was not without a bit of controversy. Typically, controversy in the UFC comes by way of a stoppage that was too early or a poor scorecard courtesy of the judges. On Saturday, controversy came by way of some confusion and old-school corner tricks. In the second round of the Tim Kennedy vs. Yoel Romero bout, Kennedy hurt Romero with uppercuts. He tried to finish, and he was close to doing just that. Romero was rocked, but he was saved by the bell. R read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Yoel Romero appeared to be the benefactor of a generous dollop of Vaseline and a slow moving corner. He and Dana White weigh in on the controversy. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Kid Nate and Victor Rodriguez look back at UFC 178 with commentary and reviews of every fight on the card. read news >>

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