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The UFC's brass evidently still considers unranked heavyweight Brendan Schaub a viable contender, even after his lackluster performance in his most recent outing at UFC 174 in June. As reported by Fox Sports, the UFC announced Tuesday that Schaub will square off with third-ranked heavyweight and Jackson's MMA stalwart Travis Browne at UFC 181 in December. Schaub acknowledged the matchup with Browne via Twitter on Tuesday. It's official we got a fight and it's a big one! UFC 181 in Las Vegas vs T read news >>

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LAS VEGAS – While Monday’s public dust-up between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier may very well have brought more attention to the pair’s UFC 178 matchup, UFC officials are publicly standing against such actions.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC (...) read news >>

  • a month ago
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If it’s any consolation to the Cage Warriors brass, future attempts to put on an event in Sweden might be met with considerably more success. Filed under: Cage Warriors, MMA Rumors, News read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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It only took 16 seconds for Dana White and the UFC brass to realize they were in trouble—UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey was much, much better than anybody they could match her up with. Months prior to Rousey's UFC 175 matchup with Alexis Davis, White and company were looking to sign some much-needed talent to their shallow women's roster to challenge their trailblazing superstar. They attempted to lure former Strikeforce women's featherweight champion—now silver-screen action hero—Gina C read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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UFC and Invicta FC promotional brass held a special conference call Thursday to discuss the promotion's future, but one of the most interesting notes was the confirmation that Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino was in the process of moving down to 135 pounds. Invicta FC President Shannon Knapp opened up on that statement shortly after in an interview with MMAJunkie.com's Steven Marrocco, stating the promotion was targeting a bantamweight fight for Cyborg in December at Invicta FC 10. While Knapp wouldn' read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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While it may have been the "guy in the truck" who made the fatal flaw of prompting Joe Rogan to ask the question, he wasn't the one coming up with the idea. Dana White may have been furious with "truck man" for pushing Joe Rogan to ask Ronda Rousey about the potential of headlining UFC 176, after her 15 second defeat of Alexis Davis, but the guy in the truck may have been operating under the guidance of a higher power. Namely, the rest of the UFC executives, which Kevin Iole of Yahoo Sports reve read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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The marriage between the UFC and its biggest stars has never been perfect. Jon Jones took his turn proving that point (again) on Monday, after Dana White needlessly put the light heavyweight champion’s business in the streets during an “exclusive interview” with UFC.com. Jones, White claimed, is balking at a rematch with Alexander Gustafsson, and the two parties are headed for a Thursday sit-down where we assume grievances will be aired and the bargaining begun. White was clear about where he st read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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NATAL, Brazil – There’s a saying among the brass at the Ultimate Fighting Championship: Getting to the sport’s premier mixed martial arts promotion isn’t the hard part. Staying there is.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, Only on Junkie, UFC Tagged: Scott (...) read news >>

  • a year ago
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UFC President Dana White is hoping none of the fighters under contract with the promotion is linked to the Biogenesis scandal. "It's just another f---king headache I don't need," he said. read news >>

  • a year ago
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STOCKHOLM – It was nothing new for Dana White and the UFC brass, the whole business of a fighter falling off a card the week of the fight. But this was a special brand of "Uh oh" for UFC on FUEL TV 9. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Everyone wants to know who Anderson Silva's next challenger will be. Tim Boetsch defeated Hector Lombard at UFC 149, but a broken foot in the process mucks up the UFC's plans. Retweet this Share on Facebook read news >>

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