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In Japan to lend a promotional hand at this past weekend’s UFC Fight Night 52, Mauricio Rua said he wants to get into the reality TV business – as a coach on “The Ultimate Fighter Brazil.” Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

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Watch out! He may not have panned out in the NBA, but Darko Milicic is ready to tear it up in the world of kickboxing. For fans of the NBA, the top of the 2003 draft class produced some of the league's best talents. Four of the top five picks that year were LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh, and Carmelo Anthony. LeBron, Wade, and Bosh would go on to form the superteam in Miami that won four straight Eastern Conference titles and two league championships. In a classic case of "sublime to the read news >>

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After an action-packed UFC Fight Night 52 event over the weekend (Sat., Sept. 20, 2014) in Saitama, Japan, plenty of fighters are still feeling the buzz; however, Roy Nelson is likely suffering from the worst post-fight hangover after getting knocked out for the first time in his UFC career. Another action-packed weekend of fisticuffs has come and gone as UFC Fight Night 52 blew the roof off the Saitama Super Arena this past weekend (Sat., July 20, 2014) in Saitama, Japan. Plenty of fighters wer read news >>

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Relatively quiet since his 2012 retirement, former PRIDE heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko granted a rare, lengthy interview with AXS TV's Michael Schiavello. The son of an amateur boxer and a gymnast, Emelianenko began training in Sambo at age 11, but says he only started realizing his potential after serving in the Russian Army from 1995 to 1997. When he arrived in PRIDE in 2002, no one could have predicted the sort of run Emelianenko would put together. Despite an unblemished record of 1 read news >>

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Former Strikeforce women's bantamweight champion Miesha Tate handed Rin Nakai her first career loss at UFC Fight Night 52: Hunt vs. Nelson in Japan on Saturday. read news >>

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Thales Leites has found a way to bring his mixed martial arts career full circle. A little more than five years ago he was jettisoned from the Ultimate Fighting Championship and an afterthought in the middleweight division. Now, not only has he returned to the largest stage in MMA; he's put himself into a position where he should begin to receive consideration as a potential name to watch in the 185-pound group. After his split-decision defeat at the hands of Alessio Sakara at UFC 101, Leites fo read news >>

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Melvin Manhoef might be at the tail end of his career, but he's still got the chops to lay waste to your average Bellator fighter. Such was the case at Bellator 125 on Friday night (Sept. 19, 2014) inside Save Mart Center in Fresno, Calif., on Spike TV. For those of you keeping score at home, that's 27 knockouts in 29 wins for "No Mercy." Scary stuff. To see who else picked up wins at the "Manhoef vs. Marshall" mixed martial arts (MMA) event check out our full Bellator 125 results and play-by-pl read news >>

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And standing in his way is the equally heavy-handed Roy Nelson, who would love nothing more than to get closer to his own title shot with a win over "Super Samoan" in his old stomping grounds. Mark Hunt recently announced that once he fulfills his remaining fights on his new Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) contract, he would retire from the sport of mixed martial arts (MMA). And when he finally does call it a day, he has no plans on coming back... as in ever. That's why "Super Samoan" recen read news >>

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Anthony "Rumble" Johnson's fighting career may be at a high point, but it appears a history of domestic violence could be catching up with him. According to Brent Brookhouse of BloodyElbow.com, the mother of two of Johnson's children has recently called the police and filed a report alleging that friends of the UFC light heavyweight contender are threatening her with violence. Additionally, the report details a 2012 incident where she was struck by Johnson and lost two teeth as a result. UPDATE: read news >>

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Hong Man Choi's return to MMA may have been delayed recently, but the seven-foot-two South Korean is still considering fighting again. Choi was scheduled to fight Carlos Toyota on Sept. 12 at Revolution 2 in South Korea, however, he withdrew just hours before the fight due to a money issue with the promotion. According to a source close to Choi, he's still hopeful to resume his fighting career in the near future. The 33-year-old hasn't competed in MMA since his Oct. 2009 loss to Ikuhisa Minowa i read news >>

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Mark Hunt owned a 5-7 record, had lost four straight fights, and looked pretty terrible in his UFC debut. Then the turnaround began.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

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