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For a fighter competing at the highest level of mixed martial arts, time for anything outside of his direct career path can be difficult to come by. Every showing inside the cage carries important implications; therefore, an athlete has to commit to a rigorous training schedule to ensure he is in peak condition come fight night. With this process being consistently repeated, there isn't a ton of room in a fighter's life to take on many endeavors beyond his immediate career. Mark Munoz is making read news >>

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The sorrow that accompanied falling to the prophetic Conor McGregor at UFC 178 certainly still lingers in the mind of sixth-ranked featherweight Dustin Poirier. After a long war of words in the buildup for the fight, the fifth-ranked McGregor made good on his prediction and KO'd an emotional Poirier in just one minute, 46 seconds to move another step closer to challenging for the featherweight strap. But in the five weeks since his setback to the silver-tongued Irishman, Poirier has shown that h read news >>

  • 28 days ago
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It doesn't take much observation to notice Luke Rockhold is a very talented fighter. As a prospect on the rise, the American Kickboxing Academy staple steamrolled his way through the Strikeforce Challengers series and garnered enough respect and attention along the way to earn a shot at the promotion's middleweight title. The Santa Cruz native would go on to earn the 185-pound strap by edging out former grappling world champion-turned-MMA-powerhouse Ronald "Jacare" Souza in a five-round war back read news >>

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The Phoenix Suns were in mid-blowout of the Denver Nuggets -- much to this writer's delight, I might add -- by the time Stipe Miocic and Junior dos Santos filed of the U.S. Airways Center on a warm weekend night in the desert. Both heavyweights were exhausted, and rightly so after being wrung through the media wringer for two days straight in a city where WEC 53 set the benchmark for world-class MMA four year ago, but has effectively been left deserted ever seen. Normally these exercises in prom read news >>

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Cody East is not only gunning for the Legacy FC heavyweight championship on Friday night, he's hoping to parlay a victory into a shot in the UFC. read news >>

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What’s this? Perhaps Conor McGregor isn’t necessarily a guarantee to fight for the title in his next appearance.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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Daniel Straus is eyeing another shot at Bellator’s featherweight title tonight. But to get there he knows he has to go through Justin Wilcox. Wilcox wants to make that proposition a losing battle.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>

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Dan Henderson isn't done yet. The 44-year-old veteran told MMAFighting.com that he's been talking to the UFC about returning to action on the UFC 182 show on Jan. 3, however, no opponent has been finalized just yet. When asked whether he will be fighting at light heavyweight or middleweight, Henderson replied, "doesn't matter." Henderson (30-12) is coming off a third-round submission loss to Daniel Cormier at UFC 173 in May. He has lost three of his last four fights. He hasn't fought at 185 poun read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Keep your title shot. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight contender Donald Cerrone has now won five straight -- with four finishes -- inside a stacked 155-pound division, the kind of blistering run that would earn most fighters a shot at the division crown. Then again, Cerrone is not most fighters. Despite his impressive win over Eddie Alvarez at the UFC 178: "Johnson vs. Cariaso" pay-per-view (PPV) event last Sat. night (Sept. 27, 2014) in Las Vegas, Nevada (highlights), "Cowboy" i read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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One of the UFC's most intriguing lightweight contenders, Khabib Nurmagomedov, is now targeting a February return to action after tearing the meniscus in his right knee this past summer -- but the road to Nurmagomedov's rehabilitation has been more unusual than most. After discovering that Nurmagomedov has been working through and paying for his own rehabilitation in Russia, UFC officials recently flew the Dagestani sambo champion out to Los Angeles to visit the same orthopedic physician who trea read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Brendan O'Reilly may not have gotten the call for the TUF Nations Finale after appearing on the show, but he's ready to impress in his promotional debut at UFC Macao on Saturday. read news >>

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