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LOS ANGELES -- Josh Koscheck talks about his 15-month layoff from the UFC, his plans for the future, his thoughts on Jake Ellenberger, his case for a fighters' union, and much more. read news >>

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What happens in the gym, stays in the gym. That's according to Iowa Athletic Commission Executive Director Joe Walsh, after closing the case against former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight Josh Neer, who was under investigation for the unsanctioned beat down of a Facebook troll. "We've determined that we don't have anything in our rules that covers incidents that take place in a gym," Walsh told TMZ. "Because of that, there will be no further investigation. We've closed the case read news >>

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Asked about the ongoing series of busted PED abusers in the UFC, England's hard-hitting light-heavyweight Jimi Manuwa found sharp words, especially for their most prominent figure, his good friend Anderson Silva. Jimi Manuwa and former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva know each other very well. Manuwa hosted a seminar for the champion in his London gym years ago, the two have become friends ever since. In an interview with MMA Junkie, the British knockout artist explained how shocked he read news >>

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Credit to Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight Stipe Miocic (12-2) for being a realist. The No. 4-ranked slugger will throw hands opposite No. 5-ranked Mark Hunt (10-9-1) at the upcoming UFC Fight Night 65 mixed martial arts (MMA) event "Down Under," scheduled for the Adelaide Entertainment Centre in Adelaide, South Australia, on May 10, 2015. As expected, the "Super Samoan" has already written Miocic's eulogy, convinced the agile big man is going to sleep against the former K-1 cham read news >>

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In case you didn't already know, UFC Fight Night Porto Alegre was an historic night for underdogs, which meant it was a terrible night for bookies. UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs. Mir will go down as one of the most improbable events in UFC history. After Ivan Jorge defeated Josh Shockley to open the Fight Pass prelims, not one other betting favorite won. That's 10 straight bouts where the underdog came out on top. Per one source of calculation, the odds on the first 8 underdogs winning their bouts read news >>

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CM Punk, who recently signed with the UFC, has been sued by a WWE doctor for over one million dollars in a defamation case related to the final chapter of his pro wrestling career. Phil Brooks, better known as CM Punk, has had a defamation lawsuit filed against him for disparaging comments about a WWE doctor on a podcast in November. Punk, who is currently signed to the UFC, joined his best friend Colt Cabana (real name Scott Colton) on his podcast, Art of Wrestling, to give his side of why he l read news >>

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There's nothing scripted about this. A WWE doctor is seeking more than $1 million from CM Punk and pro wrestler Colt Cabana in a defamation lawsuit following the pair's comments about the physician on Cabana's podcast last year, the Cook County Record reported Thursday. Dr. Christopher Amann filed the lawsuit in Cook County (Ill.) Circuit Court last week. Amann is claiming that the remarks made by both men on Cabana's "Art of Wrestling" podcast in November has caused his reputation as a doctor t read news >>

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UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey says she 'was heartbroken' and 'wanted to cry' when she heard former middleweight champion Anderson Silva had tested positive for steroids. Silva scored a unanimous decision victory over Nick Diaz Jan. 31 at UFC 183. Days later, the Nevada Athletic Commission revealed Silva had failed a Jan. 9 blood test after testing positive for two banned substances. Speaking with Yahoo! Sports, Rousey believes first-time offenders should not only suffer 12-month read news >>

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Georges St-Pierre hopes Anderson Silva's recent steroid case prompts more stringent drug testing, but dealt a blow to those saying he would fight in 2015. read news >>

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New details and charges have emerged in Alexander Emelianenko’s sexual assault court case – one that has kept him incarcerated since May 2014. Controversial Russian heavyweight Alexander Emelianenko is currently facing charges for allegedly heinous acts committed against 26-year-old Moldovan Polina Stepanova. Emelianenko, who spent a portion of his career fighting under the PRIDE banner, and is best known as the brother of legendary heavyweight Fedor Emelianenko, was charged with sexual assault, read news >>

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Alliance MMA lightweight standout Johnny "Hollywood" Case felt his UFC Fight Night 59 opponent, Frankie Perez, break mid-fight. He remembers the moment, and from that point on, he knew the fight was his. In a sport like MMA where such absolutes are rarely found, Case's confidence and intuition is impressive. It's risky business assuming the fight is yours inside the UFC Octagon, but Hollywood felt the shift and knew he had both hands on the steering wheel with the finish line rapidly approaching read news >>

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After one round, it appeared Thiago Alves was another case of a respected, veteran fighter who happens to be on his way down. "The Pit Bull" had been manhandled by Jordan Mein in the first round and seemed to have no real answer for his reach. But that's why the fights go longer than one round. Alves came out and scored a brutal finish in the second round, using a nasty kick to the body to finish off the upstart Canadian at UFC 183. The time of the TKO at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas read news >>

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Case closed? Nick Diaz has arrived at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, Nevada after failing to appear at the UFC 183 open workouts. There's no need to fear about any potential disappearance of the one and only Nick Diaz. After he skipped out on UFC 183 open workouts today, with PR rep Dave Sholler citing missed flights on Tuesday, there was some wonder as to whether or not Diaz was in Vegas the whole time. UFC president Dana White has tweeted out this picture of Diaz arriving at McCa read news >>

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Just in case you didn't get your fill of Conor McGregor following his most recent impressive victory against Dennis Siver at UFC Fight Night 59, RTE Television will be spotlighting the "Notorious" featherweight in a brand new six-part series that will take you into the Irishman's world like you've never seen it before. From backstage access, to his downtime with his family, "The Notorious" give you an inside look at what exactly makes the 145-pound star tick, as well as what keeps him going. To read news >>

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