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He may be a biased party, but as a former champion, Rashad Evans’ opinion carries some weight. And he’s got a bold prediction for the UFC light-heavyweight title.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 16 hours ago
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With one right hand, Anthony Johnson began the brutal unraveling of an anticipated light heavyweight title rematch. Did he also convince us that the unexpected challenger could become an even more unexpected champion?Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

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UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is back on Twitter. Brace yourself. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 days ago
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Patricio Freire successfully defended his featherweight title at Friday night's Bellator 132, but had to dig deep to beat former champion Daniel Straus in Temecula. "Pitbull", who put his title on the line for the first time after winning it with a unanimous decision over Pat Curran in September, wasn’t expecting to have that much trouble against Straus in the stand-up game, but welcomes the adversity. "He nullified my game on the feet," Freire said through his team. "His distance was better tha read news >>

  • 4 days ago
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Retired UFC champ B.J. Penn is now accused of assaulting and injuring an unknown male at a bar in Hawaii.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 4 days ago
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While the mixed martial arts world continues to buzz about Conor McGregor’s impressive stoppage of Dennis Siver at last weekend’s UFC Fight Night card in Boston, the betting world still favors UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo over the outspoken Irishman. read news >>

  • 4 days ago
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Bleacher Report lead mixed martial arts writers Jonathan Snowden and Jeremy Botter have banded together—much like a modern-day version of the Justice League—to take on the most important questions facing the MMA world. Welcome to The Question. Now that Conor McGregor has proven he's got legitimate star power, setting ratings records on Fox Sports 1, a new question comes to the fore. Will he prove to be equally as devastating in the cage as he is at the box office? He's established himself as a l read news >>

  • 4 days ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo will defend his 145-pound strap against new No. 1 title contender Conor McGregor, in what is already being billed as the biggest fight in the history of the division. And he'll do it as the 9/5 favorite (-180). That's according to the opening line over at Bovada, which pegs "Notorious" as a 3/2 underdog (+150). They're already penciled in for a headlining title fight at the upcoming UFC 187 pay-per-view (PPV) event in May (more read news >>

  • 5 days ago
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Don't count UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw among Conor McGregor's millions of adoring fans. Speaking on Tuesday's edition of The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani, Dillashaw sounded off on the popular Irish fighter's personality, skills and future. In particular, the 135-pound king took umbrage with McGregor's boisterous, polarizing personality. "I know it brings attention to the sport, I know it builds up fights," Dillashaw told Helwani (h/t MMAFighting.com). "It's just too WWE for me, man. read news >>

  • 5 days ago
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After several months of weighing his options, middleweight Cung Le has decided to hang up his MMA gloves.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

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It appears next month’s Bellator 134 event has lost one half of its scheduled headliner.Filed under: Bellator, MMA Rumors, News read news >>

  • 5 days ago
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Storied grappler Dean Lister returns for his first MMA bout in three years, surging middleweight talent Sam Oropeza stakes his claim for a spot in the UFC in a big way, former Bellator contender Karl Amoussou seeks a return to the win column, and Chinese featherweight prospect Wang Guan looks to keep his win streak alive. How about those Boston judges? Fortunately, scorecards have nothing to do with this week's column. "The Dongbei Tiger" Wang Guan gets us started this week with his TKO victory read news >>

  • 6 days ago
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UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones admitted he’s used cocaine in the past, primarily in college, but suggested it was a one-time mistake that led to a recent failed drug test.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • 6 days ago
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Jake Shields is willing to play WSOF welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares’ sometimes-dangerous game.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, Videos, WSOF read news >>

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