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After flirting with the idea last month, Sergio Pettis will officially be dropping to flyweight to kick of 2015. And on Tuesday, the UFC announced his first fight in the lighter weight class will come against Ryan Benoit. The two will meet at UFC 185, which takes place on March 14 at American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. Once again, Sergio will fight on the same card as his older brother, Anthony Pettis, who is headlining UFC 185 against Rafael dos Anjos. Sergio Pettis is coming off a unani read news >>

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Out with one shoe company, in with another? Is Nike getting out of the mixed martial arts (MMA) business? Not only did the Fortune 500 company drop the pound-for-pound best fighter on the planet, Jon Jones (details), but it has also parted ways with consensus greatest MMA fighter of all time, Anderson Silva. Combate via (MMA Fighting) got the word straight from the horse's mouth: "I was always a Nike fan, I like the brand. The company gave me an opportunity to fulfill a dream. Thanks to Ronaldo read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Pat Curran taught Joe Warren he wasn't a featherweight. Following a brutal knockout loss to Curran that stripped him of his belt, Warren, who fights Owen Evinger on Friday at Bellator 80, said his priority is fighting as a bantamweight. Retirement, though, is not an option. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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If weight cutting is gaming the system, than Roger Bowling is a big gamer - and he'd like to game even more. The Strikeforce welterweight harbors a goal of fighting at lightweight despite clocking in at 195 pounds with nine percent body fat in the offseason. Yet he admits the only size that's a problem is the final 10 pounds he cuts to get to welterweight. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Chris Lytle may be adding a new duty to his lengthy list of jobs. The father, firefighter and veteran UFC competitor today announced a possible run at state office in 2012. Lytle, a resident of New Palestine near Indianapolis in Indiana, has formed an exploratory committee ahead of a possible State Senate run in District 28 or a State House run in District 53. read news >>