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UFC parent company Zuffa, LLC, received an unwanted last-minute Christmas present on Wednesday when a third anti-trust lawsuit was filed against them. read news >>

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Zuffa has appointed Ken Berger as the EVP and Managing Director of UFC Asia Four months after letting Mark Fischer go, the UFC has appointed a new Executive Vice President and Managing Director for Asia. Joining the Zuffa ranks is Ken Berger, a 49-year-old who's resume includes several years of holding top positions at companies such as sports agency SMJ, ISL Marketing, and IMG. "The UFC welcomes a leader like Ken to drive increased brand growth in Asia and take the sport and the UFC to the next read news >>

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Throw two more logs on the fire. A pair of mixed martial arts (MMA) veterans with experience under the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) banner have joined the fight against ZUFFA, as veteran welterweight Dennis Hallman, along with inactive featherweight Javier Vazquez, have thrown their names into the antitrust hat. From Bloody Elbow: The fighters named are asking to be representatives for their class in lawsuit that accuses the UFC of an "overarching anticompetitive scheme to maintain and e read news >>

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It's been a turbulent month for Zuffa. But what will the aftermath of these choices to sign CM Punk and Quinton Jackson look like after they've made their appearance in the octagon? Chances are, your memory of Quinton Jackson vs. Glover Teixeira may be a bit hazy. It was his third loss in a row in the UFC. After losing to Ryan Bader, no less. How good could it have been? Turns out, not too bad. No, you weren't looking at the Jackson who defended his belt in a nip and tuck, close quarter battle w read news >>

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Quinton Jackson is back in the UFC. Probably. It’s all a little confusing.During the telecast of UFC Fight Night 58 on Saturday night it was announced that the one-time light heavyweight champion Jackson was headed back to the UFC. This was a total shock to everybody except for the untold millions on Twitter, where his re-signing was being discussed casually as a foregone conclusion.The only hitch that people could come up with was a niggling one that went like this: Hey, wait, isn’t he still un read news >>

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Hear what Cung Le, Jon Fitch, and Nate Quarry had to say during the conference call to announce their class-action lawsuit against Zuffa LLC, the parent company of the UFC, on Tuesday afternoon. read news >>

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Jon Fitch, Nate Quarry and Cung Le filed a class-action lawsuit against Zuffa, LLC, the parent company of the UFC, alleging they violated antitrust laws and created an unfair marketplace. Former UFC fighters Jon Fitch and Nate Quarry along with Cung Le, who is still under contract with the UFC, have filed a class-action antitrust lawsuit against the UFC and its parent company, Zuffa. Bloody Elbow was the first to report the news of the lawsuit's existence. All three fighters have served in main read news >>

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ZUFFA LLC, parent company of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), has been named in a formal complaint led by former headliners and longtime mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters Jon Fitch, Cung Le, and Nate Quarry, among others, filed on Tuesday in United States District Court. "Because of the UFC's coercive practices, competitive market forces have been strangled, future earnings power of the athletes is stripped away, and purses to the fighters are artificially depressed," said Le, who is still read news >>

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With a behind-the-scenes look at Welterweight champion Johny Hendricks and his challenger Robbie Lawler already in the can (watch it here), tonight we turn out attention to the UFC 181 co-main event between Lightweight champion Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez. "Showtime" and "El Nino" make their final preparations, and media rounds, before descending on Las Vegas, Nevada, for their showdown inside Mandalay Bay this weekend (Sat., Dec. 6, 2014). We also get a backstage peek into the "landmark read news >>

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Watch the first episode of UFC 181 Embedded here. ZUFFA has released the debut episode of "UFC 181 Embedded," which features a preview for Saturday night's welterweight and lightweight title fights. In this episode, Hendricks arrives in Las Vegas and hits pads, Lawler bids is family farewell, and Hendricks denies a newscaster a selfie with the championship belt following an interview. He would later explain why he doesn't allow people in general to take pictures with the title. Watch the full ep read news >>

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Life after ZUFFA? You betcha. Former World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) and Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight veteran Anthony Njokuani was sent packing earlier this week after spending several years inside the Octagon. Unfortunately, "The Assassin" was just 3-5 under the UFC banner and seven of his eight fights went to a decision. No matter. Njokuani (16-9, 1 NC) will get a chance to turn things around and work his way back up to the big leagues when he makes his debut for Legacy Fi read news >>

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UFC President Dana White discuses the promotion’s new deal with Reebok and reveal that the new ZUFFA headquarters will have a rehab center for fighters. read news >>

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Watch Countdown to UFC 181: Hendricks vs Lawler II Zuffa has officially released the ‘Countdown to UFC 181' feature, which delves into this weekend's anticipated show in Las Vegas. The show previews the top two featured bouts on the card, the welterweight title fight rematch between champion Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler, as well as the co-main event lightweight title fight between Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez. The main card will also feature match-ups between heavyweights Travis Brow read news >>

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Dashon Johnson was once a promising MMA fighter from Escondido who was 9-0 as a pro. Two straight losses seemed to be reason enough for UFC to cut him and have him rebuild his career on the regional circuit, but new reasons for his release have emerged. He's not the most famous Johnson that UFC ever had under contract. Not Anthony "Rumble" Johnson, Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson, or even "Big" Lavar Johnson, but Dashon Johnson was once a promising mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter from Escondi read news >>

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