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  • 2 years ago
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For about 10 seconds on Saturday night, the light-heavyweight title bout at UFC 152 seemed competitive. As Vitor Belfort locked up an armbar off his back and clung to it like a drowning man to a piece of driftwood, you could almost convince yourself that he belonged in a fight with UFC 205-pound champion Jon Jones. Maybe. If you squinted so the size difference wasn't so apparent. And if you didn't stick around to watch the next 15 or so minutes of the fight, which were all Jones, all the wa read news >>

  • a year ago
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While he's had just four fights in the UFC, Glover Teixeira is already a top contender in the promotion's light-heavyweight division. While the humble 33-year-old hasn't yet pressed the issue, he wants to make sure everyone understands it's not because he's not ready for the challenge. read news >>

  • 10 days ago
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And always two losses away from mandatory retirement? "What I always say is that Shogun is always two fights away from a title shot. No matter what happens, he won maybe the biggest Pride Grand Prix, is a former UFC champion and fans love his style. I say this potentially. Everything depends on the circumstances, the fighters' injuries, the calendar, the champion being active, so there are a lot of subjective aspects. But he would do at most three fights before a title shot. However, we can't th read news >>

  • 15 days ago
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Justin Gaethje vs. Melvin Guillard is one of three title fights booked for World Series of Fighting 15 on November 15th, the same day as UFC 180 and Bellator 131. On November 15th, you will be inundated with MMA championship bouts on TV. World Series of Fighting officials told MMA Junkie that they will be in Tampa, Florida for a tripleheader of title fights, led by a middleweight headliner between champion Dave Branch and Yushin Okami, a co-main event between lightweight champ Justin Gaethje and read news >>

  • 20 days ago
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Undefeated welterweight Gunnar Nelson meets what could be the toughest and most rewarding opponent of his career Saturday when he takes on Rick Story in UFC Fight Night 53’s headliner, if only he dwelled on the hype surrounding the matchup.Filed under: Featured Videos, (...) read news >>

  • 26 days ago
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Demetrious Johnson met with the media on Thursday, talking about his fight flyweight title defense against Chris Cariaso at UFC 178, potential super fights, and more. read news >>

  • a month ago
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TOKYO – Roy Nelson knows fans can’t wait to see what happens when he and fellow heavyweight slugger Mark Hunt step into the octagon on Saturday at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • a month ago
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On Saturday night, T.J. Dillashaw looked to defend his UFC bantamweight title for the first time against former Bellator bantamweight champion Joe Soto at UFC 177. Dillashaw had originally been scheduled to face the former champion, Renan Barao, but Barao was forced to pull out just hours before the weigh-ins Friday. Soto was definitely game, as he was able to keep up with Dillashaw and was never really out of the fight until the fifth round. About halfway through the final frame, Dillashaw ende read news >>

  • a month ago
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SACRAMENTO – Joe Soto was lying naked on a tile floor after cutting weight when he got a call from the UFC. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • a month ago
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When Benson Henderson fights, you can usually count on getting comfortable. There's time to secure your popcorn, visit the loo and make sure your stamp collection is in order. There is no rush, no funny feeling in your stomach, no threat of imminent violence. There's just a man, a fence and a clinch. It's a formula that's led to nine decisions in his last 11 fights. So you can forgive me for settling in for the long haul last night just as Rafael dos Anjos redrew the lines of an incredibly compl read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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After six years, 15 fights with the promotion and six victories in his past seven fights, Rafael dos Anjos is finally getting his long-awaited wish: the chance to headline a UFC event.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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