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In the five years since his release from the UFC, welterweight Roan Carneiro has slowly, but steadily rebuilt his career. read news >>

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In Italy for 30 years under the Borgias they had warfare, terror, murder, and bloodshed, but they produced Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, and the Renaissance. In Switzerland they had brotherly love - they had 500 years of democracy and peace, and what did that produce? The cuckoo clock.* Connor McGregor is very much the product of 20 years of MMA violence and mayhem. Martial arts skill and diversity melded with personality in a sport that has constantly looked to celebrate both, despite very f read news >>

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Heavyweight Sean McCorkle is retiring from competing in mixed martial arts. "Big Sexy" appeared on Monday's edition of The MMA Hour to make it official. The 38-year old McCorkle last fought on Sept. 20 in a rematch with Richard White in Square Ring Promotions, and lost via first round armbar. Over his last six fights, McCorkle lost five, including his rematch with Polish strongman Mariusz Pudzianowski at KSW 24 in Sept of last year. That one came via unanimous decision in a two-round main event. read news >>

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Three years, 61 seconds, and now it's time to get the belt back. Because of how long he was out of action -- he missed almost three full years due to various injuries and setbacks while attempting to recover from those injuries -- it's easy to forget that Dominick Cruz was once one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world. In fact, he never lost the bantamweight championship he last successfully defended against current flyweight champion, Demetrious Johnson. He simply vacated it due to read news >>

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The last time Dominick Cruz fought he was in the main event against speedster Demetrious Johnson, a fight being bandied as the perhaps "the fastest-paced fight in UFC history." Johnson, it might be recalled, was coming off an unconvincing victory over Miguel Torres at UFC 130, which opened up a can of heat about how competitors can dictate a fight from the bottom, recalling the bout between Matt Hughes and "Charuto" Verissimo.Obviously, Cruz -- the jitteriest, shufflingest, most mesmerizing defe read news >>

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It’s been nearly three years since Dominick Cruz has stepped inside the UFC’s famed octagon, but at least one sponsor who signed on when “The Dominator” was at the top of his game will still be there as he tries to get there once again.Filed under: (...) read news >>

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UFC 178 marks nearly three years since Dominick Cruz last stepped into the octagon. It represents one of the longest injury layoffs in company history. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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On the 15th anniversary of UFC 22, Frank Shamrock remembers the greatest fight of his career, his victory over Tito Ortiz. read news >>

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More than eight years after their first meeting, UFC heavyweights Mark Hunt and Josh Barnett appear ready for a rematch.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

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Four years ago, Mark Hunt was getting submitted by Sean McCorkle on the prelims. Now, Hunt is a Top 10 heavyweight who became the first fighter to knock Roy Nelson out in a UFC bout on Saturday. The victory put Hunt back in the running for a title shot in the heavyweight division and proved he's not even close to being done at 40 years old. Did stopping Nelson boost Hunt into the Top Five heavyweight contenders? How far did Big Country fall after his third loss in four appearances? Here are the read news >>

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Has it been three years already? It's been three years since Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) hired former "MMA Live" host and ESPN anchor, Jon Anik, to its broadcast team. And if you're a fan of Anik's skills on the mic, you're in luck, because Jon revealed on a recent edition of The MMA Hour (via MMA Fighting) that he will remain with the ZUFFA-owned company for the foreseeable future thanks to a new contract extension. Anik breaks it down: "I am sticking around. I've signed an extension w read news >>

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