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Former World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) Bantamweight champion, Brian Bowles, is living quite a different life these days. Widely regarded as one of the best 135-pound mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters just several years ago, Bowles is now apparently mixed up with drugs, specifically methamphetamine, according to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office (via Sherdog.com). Bowles was at his home in Jefferson, Ga., entertaining a female guest when local authorities knocked on his door to serve her an ar read news >>

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While the mixed martial arts world continues to buzz about Anthony Johnson’s impressive stoppage of Alexander Gustafsson at last weekend’s UFC on Fox 14 card in Stockholm, the betting world still favors UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones over the powerful “Rumble.” read news >>

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Former World Extreme Cagefighting bantamweight champion Brian Bowles was arrested on Jan. 14 in Arcade, Ga., on several drug-related charges. read news >>

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We answer your #themmahour questions on anything and everything going on in the MMA world. read news >>

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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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