So far, the Paige VanZant gamble has largely worked out. For her and for the UFC. The promotion pushed her for a spot on Dancing with the Stars, saw her profile rise with a second-place finish on the read news >>
- 5 months ago
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Last Saturday night at UFC 196, two champions rolled the dice and lost. According to UFC President Dana White, one of them is fit for praise, the other for criticism. For one person to reach contradi read news >>
- 7 months ago
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Aljamain Sterling is in uncharted territory. Before him, young, undefeated, world-ranked MMA free agents just didn't happen, yet here he is. Twenty-six years old with 12 wins, no losses and a top-fiv read news >>
- 2 years ago
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Chael Sonnen is possibly taking a gamble with his safety when he heads south to coach opposite his rival, Wanderlei Silva, on the upcoming third season of “The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil.” read news >>
- 3 years ago
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Randy Couture still pays close attention to the UFC heavyweight division, and he doesn't see Cain Velasquez giving up his title any time soon. read news >>
- 3 years ago
- 156 views
Strikeforce took a gamble by loaning out Jordan Mein, one of its top welterweight prospects, for Friday's Score Fighting Series 7 headliner.
Against UFC vet Forrest Petz, he faced a heavy-handed f read news >>
- 4 years ago
- 128 views
If you want to make some money this weekend, George Roop believes you should bet on him.
Roop, a +300 underdog, meets highly regarded ex-Sengoku champ and UFC newcomer Hatsu Hioki on the main ca read news >>
- 5 years ago
- 160 views
It's certainly a gamble putting Anthony Pettis' lightweight title shot at risk. But the alternative is far worse.
Officials from Pettis' support team today told MMAjunkie.com that keeping the WEC read news >>
- 7 years ago
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It pays to take a chance sometimes.
A last-minute gamble pocketed Seth Petruzelli $50,000 for his 14-second demolition of Kevin "Kimbo Slice" Ferguson Saturday at EliteXC “Heat” at the Ban read news >>