Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva were never close friends. By most accounts, they've been enemies for a long, long time. Pegged to fight each other at UFC 175 and put an end to the verbal feud the two men had built in years past, one failed drug test from Sonnen and one averted drug test from Silva put an end to the fight that should have been. Both men have since retired from mixed martial arts. Sonnen now spends his days as an analyst on ESPN while Silva spends his days in front of a camera di read news >>
- 3 months ago
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Masked men revealed, enemies brawling, heated words exchanged - Bellator 123 looked more like a pro wrestling show than MMA at times. And it was wonderful. Heading into last night's Bellator 123, there was much to discuss: the intriguing Curran vs. Pitbull main event, the dawn of the Coker era, the debut of Bobby Lashley... But coming out of the show, there's one thing that absolutely demands discussion: Tito Ortiz. Stephan Bonnar. The Masked Man. In case you missed it, during the show, Scott Co read news >>
LAS VEGAS – Urijah Faber has about three categories of opponents. He knows who he wants to fight. He knows who he absolutely doesn't want to fight. And he knows who he would fight if he had to avoid that second scenario. read news >>
- 2 years ago
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Can we talk about drugs for a minute here, fight fans?
I realize that most of us have been conditioned by parents and schools to run and find an adult when someone starts a conversation that way, but hear me out, because this is important.
Glance around at the big MMA headlines over the past few weeks, and you see it everywhere.
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- 3 years ago
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For 10 years John Dodson has been standing in the shadow of his more famous teammates at Greg Jackson and Mike Winkeljohn's academy in Albuquerque, N.M.
No more of that.
The bantamweight is front and center on Saturday for his bout with T.J. Dillashaw in the finals of "The Ultimate Fighter 14." Of course, he'd like to win the reality show and take back to Jackson's a six-figure, multi-fight UFC contract.
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