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  • 3 years ago
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The Ultimate Fighting Championship Tuesday announced that the promotion, along with a group of plaintiffs from the mixed martial arts community, has filed a lawsuit in New York in an attempt to overturn the state’s ban on MMA. read news >>

  • a year ago
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For years, the UFC has been trying to break into the state of New York. Falling short has worked out just fine, though, for Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.Filed under: News, Only on Junkie, UFC Tagged: UFC 169 read news >>

  • 22 hours ago
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Bellator MMA has filed a lawsuit to try and block Quinton “Rampage” Jackson from making his UFC return. read news >>

  • 23 hours ago
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Bellator MMA has filed a court injunction in New Jersey to prevent Quinton Jackson from returning to the UFC this April. Former UFC light heavyweight champion Quinton Jackson is scheduled to fight Fabio Maldonado on the main card of UFC 186 in April, but that could be in jeopardy pending the outcome of a lawsuit filed by Bellator MMA. Citing an unfulfilled exclusive contract, the promotion released an official statement on Monday morning regarding their court injunction to prevent Jackson from f read news >>

  • 23 hours ago
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Bellator MMA today filed a lawsuit to block onetime tournament winner Quinton Jackson from fighting in the UFC.Filed under: Bellator, News, UFC read news >>

  • 19 days ago
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What were the key MMA business and legal stories last year we'll be seeing more of in 2015? Paul Gift and John Nash of Blood Elbow and Jason Cruz of MMA Payout discuss. read news >>

  • 22 days ago
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The antitrust lawsuit filed against the UFC refers to the other MMA organizations in the United States, namely Bellator, as minor leagues. Spike TV president Kevin Kay takes umbrage with that depiction. "I don't think we're a minor league at all," Kay told MMAFighting.com recently at an event to promote Premier Boxing Champions on Spike. "That's just lawyers talking. They have to position stuff a certain way." Bellator airs on Kay's Spike TV and is owned by Viacom, the parent company of both ent read news >>

  • a month ago
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Wanderlei Silva recently declared war on the "sons of bitches" at the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC), and it appears the first battle will take place inside a District courtroom. The former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight smasher is seeking a reversal on his lifetime ban from mixed martial arts (MMA), after he beat feet when pee collectors raided his Las Vegas training center. Wandy later admitted to taking a diuretic, but no-showed a pair of disciplinary hearings. Fro read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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The UFC has hired a powerful New York-based law firm to help defend against several recent antitrust lawsuits claiming the juggernaut is an unfair monopoly. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Dutch MMA legend Bas Rutten offers his thoughts on the class action lawsuit leveled against the UFC and whether fighters are legitimately underpaid in the UFC. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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On this week's edition of The MMA Beat, the panel will discuss the class action lawsuit filed against the UFC, Robbie Lawler's future, the Reebok deal, CM Punk, our stories of the year, and much more. Watch "The MMA Beat" LIVE today at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT / 6 p.m. GMT. Subscribe to the show on iTunes: audio | video or Soundcloud here. Stream it on Stitcher here. Music courtesy of APM Music. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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On Tuesday, former UFC fighters Jon Fitch, Cung Le and Nate Quarry filed a lawsuit against their former employer alleging that the fight promotion has become a monopoly. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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The week's most interesting bits from the MMA and UFC twitter world A few updates on what's been going on in the MMA & UFC Twitterverse -- There's a ton of tweets below, but first, don't forget to follow me on twitter and instagram: @antontabuena Oh, and these guys are probably worth following as well: The Official BloodyElbow Twitter Account, Kid Nate, Brent Brookhouse, Richard Wade, Chris Barton, D.E.O, Scott Broussard, Matt Bishop, Fraser Coffeen, Dallas Winston, KJ Gould, Ben Thapa, T.P. Gra read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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A group of attorneys and MMA fighters today filed a major class action lawsuit that accuses UFC parent Zuffa of conspiring to monopolize the MMA industry and engaging in anti-competitive practices.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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