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  • 7 months ago
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Former Pride champion Wanderlei Silva isn't happy with the way he's being portrayed on the third season of The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil and blames the production team for selective editing of the show. "The Axe Murderer" expressed his displeasure with what audiences have seen from him on the reality series in an interview with MMA Fighting: They edited a lot of things, and unfortunately, the production decided to paint me as the villain...But that is not right, because he said horrible things ab read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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Ronda Rousey feels your pain, "Axe Murderer." Wanderlei Silva has been a fan favorite in the sport of mixed martial arts (MMA) since his terrifying reign as the PRIDE FC middleweight champion, which stretched form 2001-2007. After re-joining the ranks of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) in 2007, his popularity rose even further with the American fan base. In fact, "The Axe Murderer" initially refused to accept a bout against Brian Stann because he didn't want to lose fans by taking on -- and read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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Former longtime UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre nabbed a small villain role in this month's blockbuster release of Captain America: The Winter Soldier, and he's hoping his role could earn him a spot in one of the world's most respected, successful movie franchises. Speaking with TMZ, "Rush" expressed why he will angle to play the villain in future roles. "Maybe not super hero, but I like the Star Wars (movies), I'm a big fan. I know they're doing (sequels) seven, eight, nine," St-Pie read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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ABU DHABI – Andrew Craig never thought his passion for mixed martial arts would help him see the world, but he’s quickly becoming a seasoned traveler. This time, he’s just happy he doesn’t have to play the role of villain while he’s on the road.Filed (...) read news >>

  • 9 months ago
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Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre embraces his role as the villain Batroc the Leaper in Marvel's Captain America: The Winter Soldier. read news >>

  • 11 months ago
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LAS VEGAS – For a breakout superstar, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has had to get used to the sound of boos in a hurry. It probably helps that she’s getting a lot of practice these days and figures to get more in the future.Filed under: (...) read news >>

  • a year ago
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The "face of women's MMA" showed she is not gracious or reasonable in defeat throughout this season of The Ultimate Fighter. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Before he faces top welterweight contender Johny Hendricks inside the Octagon, UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre will take on Captain America on the silver screen. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Before he faces top welterweight contender Johny Hendricks inside the Octagon, UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre will take on Captain America on the silver screen. read news >>

  • a year ago
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If fighters can be molded into hero and villain roles then Michael Bisping should be embraced as the definition of the MMA anti-hero. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Jon Jones insists he's not a bad guy, but should he learn to embrace the role of villain in MMA? Public enemy No. 1 Michael Bisping offers his advice on embracing the hate. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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You could easily mistake Jon Jones for a villain if you read MMA message boards, listened to certain MMA pundits or consulted Twitter in the past two weeks. The UFC light heavyweight champ is aware of this, and yet he's not ready to play a role once reserved in the UFC for guys like "Tank" Abbott and Tito Ortiz. "I'm not going to say I've embraced the role of being a villain because I'm not a villain," Jones said today. "I'm not a bad person. I pride myself on inspiring others." read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Nick Diaz, PR genius? The outspoken and sometimes controversial former Strikeforce champion has both delighted and baffled MMA fans with his trashtalking and open challenges to MMA superstars such as UFC champ Georges St-Pierre. And while his rants often seem a bit random in their focus, Diaz on Monday's new edition of HDNet's "Inside MMA" seemed to reveal that he's been following a master plan all along: To the villain goes the spoils. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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KILLEEN, Texas - For aspiring UFC middleweights, calling out Wanderlei Silva has almost become standard operating procedure. Brian Stann is the latest to request a booking with Silva, and UFC president Dana White admitted the promotion is trying to arrange it. There's just one problem: "The Axe Murderer" isn't exactly keen on playing the bad guy. MMAjunkie.com lead staff reporter John Morgan outlines the details, as well as a number of other topics White recently discussed, including t read news >>

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