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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight attraction Kimbo Slice, who shattered ratings under the EliteXC banner in addition to his stint on The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 10, is calling for a fight against Tito Ortiz as the bearded brawler prepares for his Bellator debut later this year. Request denied. "Fighting Kimbo is a step down for me," Ortiz told Brazil's Ag Fight (via MMA Fighting). "In his last fight, he was choked out and he is a street fighter. I don't wanna fight a street read news >>

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Some fighters have all the trouble in the world getting recognition. First and foremost, I'll say that I'm using the word "contender" a bit loosely. Eventually any fighter who stays in the top ten for more than a few months in most divisions is, in some respects, a contender. Chris Cariaso is proof positive that being in the right place (ranked) at the right time (when everyone else is injured) can make the unlikeliest fighter a contender. The guys I'm focusing on aren't the unlikeliest, perhaps read news >>

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STOCKHOLM – The MMA world was waiting in anticipation of a big light heavyweight rematch between champ Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson. Anthony Johnson spoiled that. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

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A look at the best tweets from the world of UFC. Follow @ufc, the list of official UFC accounts, and the list of UFC fighters to keep up with these guys and gals. read news >>

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The MMA world has changed a lot in the last few years. Anderson Silva is no longer the pound-for-pound kingpin. Georges St-Pierre is retired. The heavyweight champion has fought just twice since 2012, and there are now 10 weight classes in the UFC. Those are just a few of the changes that have affected some of the divisions in the UFC. The rest of the divisions have changed greatly too; some have improved, while others have not. With that in mind, let's check out a power ranking of all 10 divisi read news >>

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SANTA MONICA, CALIF. -- After months of rumors, boxing is officially coming to Spike TV on March 13. The Viacom-owned channel has announced a multi-year partnership with Premier Boxing Champions to produce a monthly series. read news >>

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While the mixed martial arts world continues to buzz about Conor McGregor’s impressive stoppage of Dennis Siver at last weekend’s UFC Fight Night card in Boston, the betting world still favors UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo over the outspoken Irishman. read news >>

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While the mixed martial arts world continues to buzz about Conor McGregor’s impressive stoppage of Dennis Siver at last weekend’s UFC Fight Night card in Boston, the betting world still favors UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo over the outspoken Irishman. read news >>

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World Series of Fighting announced that Jake Shields would be the next in line for the welterweight title with a win over Brian Foster last Saturday, and he made it quick with a first-round submission. Right after the win, Shields had strong words for WSOF welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares. "He's holding my belt for me," Shields said of "Toquinho". "I'm going to go out there and whip his ass. He's a dirty fighter breaking everyone's legs and ankles. I'm going to go out there and I'm going read news >>

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Get the latest SB Nation rankings as we try to answer an elusive question: who is the best pound for pound fighter on the planet today? Our latest rankings check in with the SB Nation panel is the always controversial Pound for Pound rankings. As a reminder, the rankings panel consists of two members from each of the SB Nation MMA sites - MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani and Dave Doyle, MMA Mania's Alex Giardini and Thomas Myers, and Bloody Elbow's Dallas Winson and myself, Fraser Coffeen. In the wa read news >>

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UFC Road to the Octagon: Gustafsson vs. Johnson brings you inside the lives of six of the world's top fighters readying to battle in Stockholm, Sweden. read news >>

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As the MMA world wonders what ramifications will come from Jon Jones positive test for Cocaine we are finally starting to get some answers. read news >>

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Gabi Garcia will finally make her MMA debut. A nine-time jiu-jitsu world champion and ADCC winner, Garcia has signed a deal with Brazilian MMA promotion Jungle Fight and is set to compete for the first time on March 28 in a yet-to-be-announced event in Sao Paulo. Tatame first reported the news, and MMAFighting.com confirmed it with sources close to the situation. Garcia was originally scheduled to make her MMA debut on Dec. 23 in Tokyo, but Japanese promotion Real Fight failed to find an opponen read news >>

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Jake Shields now has World Series of Fighting welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares in his crosshairs. read news >>

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