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Ultimate Fighting Championship officials today held a press conference at Madison Square Garden in New York City to both reiterate the promotion’s commitment to legalizing MMA and to release the findings of a study detailing the economic impact of bringing the sport to the Empire State. read news >>
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Phil Baroni's second stint in the UFC is over.
The hard-hitting middleweight, who suffered a TKO loss to undefeated
up-and-comer Brad Tavares at this past weekend's UFC 125 event, was
subsequently released by the world's biggest MMA promotion.
MMAjunkie.com confirmed the roster move with sources
close to Baroni. The 34-year-old's release was
first reported by Versus.com.
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Francis Carmont's UFC run has come to an end for now. The Frenchman announced on his Facebook page that he is no longer in the UFC after a record of 6-3 inside the Octagon as a middleweight. I announce that after 6 win and 3 defeat, I am no longer a UFC fighter. However it is with determination that I will continue my career in combat sports. A friend told me, after my loss against Thales, " You will come to understand it is the best thing that could've happen for your career, it'll make you str read news >>
In the span of 9 months, Francis Carmont has gone from top 10 ranked in the UFC's middleeight division to out of the promotion entirely. After a 6-0 run from 2011-2013 sent France's Francis Carmont towards the top of the UFC's 185 lbs division, a 3 fight losing streak in 2014 has ended his time in the promotion. In a statement released on Carmont's Facebook page, the 33-year-old confirmed his UFC departure: I announce that after 6 win and 3 defeat, I am no longer a UFC fighter. However it is wit read news >>
"Hey, whassup guys? So, the good news is I'm back. I just want to thank my friends for all their support; my manager, Glenn Robinson; JACO; the Blackzilians; all my teammates. The truth just came up, so everybody knows the truth about everything. I'm so happy I'm back in UFC I'm gonna train hard. I just have surgery a couple weeks ago but I do the rehab I'm gonna be back, so you guys can wait for the new Thiago Silva! (throat slash)." Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight Thiago read news >>
We’ve seen some cool promos and billboards before, but this one might be the leader in the clubhouse. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
The UFC released a statement on Tuesday morning which stated that President Dana White apologized to judge Hughes following an internal review that found a “breach of independent regulatory protocol.’ On Saturday night, UFC President Dana White removed one of the UFC Fight Night: Macau judges, Howard Hughes, from cageside and had him replaced after White suggested that he was incompetent and incapable of fulfilling his duties as an official. It would later be determined that White had commit a g read news >>
Bellator has released Phil Baroni after one bout with the promotion. read news >>
Bellator MMA on Tuesday released Eddie Alvarez from any contractual obligations to the fight promotion, making him the second Bellator champion in the past year to walk away. read news >>
In anticipation of its first-ever event in Halifax, Nova Scotia, The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Thursday announced an updated 10-bout fight card. read news >>
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