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Georgi Karakhanyan last appeared in Bellator back in 2011, and the reason he returns nearly four years later, at least in his mind, is because of what happened that night in Concho, Oklahoma. That was the night Karakhanyan got TKO’d by Patricio Freire at Bellator 37 in the featherweight tournament quarterfinal. In his five years of competing in cage fights to that point, he’d never been stopped before.Three years later, he says it’s all for the better. In his segment during "In Focus," the 29-ye read news >>

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Buried beneath the hype and stature of the UFC 182 main event between UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and his challenger, Daniel Cormier, lightweight Myles "Fury" Jury looked to capitalize on a grand opportunity. Taking on streaking, red-hot veteran Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone, Jury was afforded the chance to catapult himself to the top of the talented 155-pound class. A win over the then-No. 5-ranked Cerrone, and Jury's 16-0 record would be impossible to deny. As their bout wore on, howeve read news >>

  • 28 days ago
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Felice Herrig is just happy her entire Ultimate Fighter 20 experience is in the rear-view mirror. Herrig didn't even want to participate in the reality show, because she knew exactly what would happen -- and she was right. Haters came out of the woodwork, and she hasn't heard the end of it on social media. The popular women's strawweight fighter was hoping being on the series would change people's minds about her. It didn't quite work. "It caused a lot of stress for me," Herrig told MMA Fighting read news >>

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Former WWE champion and newly contracted UFC fighter CM Punk was interviewed on ESPN’s MMA Live Extra Wednesday and talked about Brock Lesnar, the transition from WWE to mixed martial arts and more. Punk has been stealing headlines recently, first with his controversial interview on Colt Cabana’s Art of Wrestling podcast and then with his blockbuster announcement that he will be joining the UFC as a competitor. While Punk has no traditional fighting background, he has spent the majority of his c read news >>

  • a month ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White has already assured in an interview with ESPN that CM Punk, the iconoclast former WWE Champion turned UFC hopeful, will be pitted against competitors who share the same level of mixed martial arts experience.When Punk first enters the cage in 2015, however, he will bring far more to the Octagon than just that. Round OneThe Chicago native began his fighting career as a backyard wrestler, putting on popular shows with his brother and teenag read news >>

  • a month ago
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Randa Markos talks about her experience on The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion Will Be Crowned, as well as her upcoming semifinal fight against Rose Namajunas. read news >>

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After opening up on several occasions about the culture of his gym and death of amateur kickboxer Dennis Munson Jr., coach Duke Roufus is beginning to move on from a trying time in his life and career as a martial artist.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Pedro Gonzalez is by all accounts a newcomer to the sport of muay Thai. Yes, he has been fighting professionally for several years and practicing the art for almost as long, but he has just two professional muay Thai fights under his belt. His reward: an experienced Thai fighter with 75 pro bouts to his credit. read news >>

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With WSOF, Bellator, and the UFC all putting on events last weekend, Cage Warriors 74 might have gotten lost in the shuffle. Phil Mackenzie talks about his experience at the live show Below is a conversation that never happened: Andrew: "Hey Phil, you know what? There is not enough MMA on over the weekend of the 15-16th of November." Phil: "Agreed. We should go watch more MMA." But that's what we do anyway. We go to watch Cage Warriors 74. Copper Box Hackney Wick was a little hamlet which was su read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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UFC heavyweight title challenger Fabricio Werdum recounts distressing tale where he was hours away from death in Mexico. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Former UFC light-heavyweight competitor Stephan Bonnar explains why Tito Ortiz is costing him money in the stock market. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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In part 2 of BloodyElbow’s extended interview with Mehdi Baghdad, the Algerian divulges into his 10+ year professional career and details his aspirations to join the UFC and cement his claim as a top lightweight competitor. Mehdi Baghdad may be fighting for the RFA lightweight title in the near future, but his sights are set on a potential UFC contract; and while other fighters of Arabic origins have made UFC debuts in the past, Baghdad think he right representative to spearhead a new surge of A read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Derrick Mehmen believes his wealth of experience gives him the edge in Saturday's WSOF 14 heavyweight title fight. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Actor Frank Grillo brings a lifetime of martial arts experience to the new DirectTV Audience Network MMA-backdropped drama "Kingdom," which premieres Wednesday night. read news >>

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