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UFC champ Jon Jones defends Nike explanation, declines to talk antitrust suit

  • a year ago
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LAS VEGAS – Jon Jones recently admitted he might have misrepresented the facts regarding the termination of his Nike endorsement deal. But today he made it clear he doesn’t believe he outright lied.F read news >>

Chael Sonnen Declines XFC Fight, Open to Grappling Match with Wanderlei Silva

  • a year ago
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Xtreme Fighting Championships (XFC) was targeting a grudge match between Wanderlei Silva and Chael Sonnen in Brazil, but it looks like The American Gangster doesn't plan on finding a loophole in his read news >>

Eddie Bravo Mends Fences with Ralek Gracie, Declines Invite to Compete at Metamoris 4

  • a year ago
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Eddie Bravo has laid relatively low since competing against Royler Gracie at Metamoris 3 in March. read news >>

Johny Hendricks declines perks of being UFC champion (Yahoo Sports)

  • a year ago
  • 56 views
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From Yahoo Sports: The newly crowned welterweight champ refuses to accept the many gifts that he's now being offered. read news >>

Anderson Silva declines Chael Sonnen’s invitation to coach ‘TUF,’ but not for lack of desire

  • 2 years ago
  • 758 views
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Geography is apparently keeping Anderson Silva from accepting Chael Sonnen’s invitation to help him coach the upcoming season of “The Ultimate Fighter Brazil.” Silva, though, wasn&# read news >>

Vitor Belfort Declines Any UFC Non-Title Fight at Middleweight; Dana White Offers Rashad Evans

  • 2 years ago
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UFC president Dana White is prepared to take Vitor Belfort up on his offer to fight at light heavyweight, offering up Blackzilian teammate Rashad Evans as a candidate. read news >>

Quebec commission declines to hear Alessio Sakara's UFC 154 appeal request

  • 3 years ago
  • 316 views
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Patrick Cote's controversial UFC 154 disqualification victory over Alessio Sakara will stand. On Friday, Quebec's La Regie des alcools des courses et des jeux (the baord that governs combat sport read news >>

Tyson Nam cleared for World Series of Fighting after Bellator declines to match offer

  • 3 years ago
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A contentious few weeks between Bellator and Tyson Nam took a more civil turn today when the tournament-based promotion declined to match an offer the bantamweight received in the wake of his knocko read news >>

UFC 152 Update: Vitor Belfort Now Faces Jon Jones after Lyoto Machida Declines Toronto Title Shot

  • 3 years ago
  • 264 views
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UFC officials announced early Friday morning that Jon Jones will not meet Lyoto Machida as previously announced at UFC 152. Instead “Bones” will defend his light heavyweight title against another ex- read news >>

B.J. Penn Declines Fight with Josh Koscheck: ‘I’m Not Coming Back Anytime Soon’

  • 3 years ago
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It looks like B.J. Penn will return to fighting, but it won't be against Josh Koscheck at least based on the date and timeline the UFC offered him a bout against the former TUF competitor. read news >>

UFC champ Jones declines surgery, could still face Evans before year's end

  • 4 years ago
  • 110 views
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A lingering hand injury that forced Jon Jones out of a planned UFC 133 matchup with Rashad Evans will not require surgery. Jones was scheduled to go under the knife on Thursday to repair ligamen read news >>

After UFC declines invitation, Roy Jones Jr. shut out of Strikeforce, too

  • 6 years ago
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Boxing legend Roy Jones Jr. continues to strike out in a search for potential homes for a mixed martial arts debut. read news >>

Strikeforce declines to acquire contracts of Antonio Silva and Murilo “Ninja” Rua

  • 7 years ago
  • 317 views
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Published reports indicate that Strikeforce acquired a total of 42 fighter of approximately 150 contracts from ProElite during last week’s acquisition of select assets. read news >>

Yoshihiro Akiyama Declines Fight For "Dynamite!!"

  • 7 years ago
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It is being reported that one of Dream's best fighters has turned down an offer to fight on their biggest card. Yoshihiro Akiyama was given the opportunity to pick his opponent from a list of ten fig read news >>