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  • 20 days ago
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Bellator middleweight Joe Schilling pledged to contend in both mixed martial arts and kickboxing in 2015, and he's following through on that promise. Schilling inked a new multi-fight deal with premier kickboxing organization Glory this past week, as first reported by Sherdog, and is now slated to fight Robert "The White Dragon" Thomas on Feb. 6 at Glory 19. Schilling (18-6 kickboxing, 2-3 MMA) left one hell of an impression in his last Glory outing, placing second to Artem Levin in June 2014 at read news >>

  • 27 days ago
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Daniel Cormier is the 8th man to contend for Jon Jones' UFC belt. Will he succeed? Well, that depends on whether or not he can accomplish the keys to victory laid out by BE's striking specialist Connor Ruebusch in this breakdown of the light heavyweight king. Welcome back to Gaps in the Armor--if you're looking to beat UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones any time in the near future, you find yourself in the right place. This is Part Two of the gameplan to outmaneuver, outstrike, and ultimat read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Is Andrei Arlovski ready to contend for the UFC title after his win over Antonio Silva? Or will his quiet comeback story be forgotten once his competition improves? Andrei Arlovski made his UFC debut 14 years ago. Let's put that into perspective. Jon Jones was in middle school, and the social service that would allow him to hurl homophobic insults to a kid from Sweden had yet to be invented. In other words, Arlovski has had plenty of time to establish himself as a HW contender. To reiterate how read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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The 27-year-old has fought his way through the ranks of UFC to earn a shot at Benson Henderson for the lightweight title. read news >>

  • 5 years ago
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Former UFC heavyweight champion Ricco Rodriguez (34-10) has inked a three-fight deal with the California-based Palace Fighting Championship, and a shot at the organization's vacant heavyweight title appears eminent. read news >>

  • 6 years ago
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Antonio Silva will have more than just his opponent to contend with if he decides to accept an offer from World Victory Road’s Sengoku to fight Yoshihiro Nakao on Jan. 4 in Saitama, Japan.

California State Athletic Commission Assistant Executive Officer Bill Douglas notified the American Top Team heavyweight by mail on Tuesday that Silva’s license could be revoked if he chooses to fight outside the state’s jurisdiction while under suspension for alleged steroid use. read news >>

  • 6 years ago
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With Strikeforce champions Josh Thomson and Bobby Southworth ready to contend, and with Joe Riggs set to face Luke Stewart, in main-card bouts, Strikeforce has filled out the rest of its "Destruction" fight card with prospects and up-and-comers.
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  • 6 years ago
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Featherweight fighter Mike Brown is considering a move to World Extreme Cagefighting, where he would possibly contend for the WEC featherweight title currently held by Urijah Faber. read news >>