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You can still look forward to seeing Paul Daley on Feb. 27, 2015, but don't expect Daniel Straus back any time soon. It was another good news/bad news kind of day for Bellator MMA. Following the recent announcement that Douglas Lima had to withdraw from Bellator 134, No. 1-ranked welterweight contender, Paul "Semtex" Daley, was briefly left without an opponent at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn., on Feb. 27, 2015. Enter Andre Santos, a veteran of more than 40 professional matches who hails read news >>

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Patricio Freire finished Daniel Straus during the fourth round of their featherweight title bout at Bellator 132 on Jan. 16, and the challenger came out of the bout facing a potential six-month medical suspension. read news >>

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Name one thing in pro MMA more exciting than a flying-knee knockout like the one we saw from Chris Beal. Don't give me gogoplata or calf slicer. Don't lean back in your leather chair, chickory in hand, and proclaim that "five frenetic rounds of only the most elite cardiovascular athletes working feverishly but methodically to break the will of the other man using only the four barest limbs what the lord'st given'st him" is the top thing, either. No, "flying knee" is what we're looking for. And h read news >>

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Patricio Freire finished Daniel Straus during the fourth round of their featherweight title bout at Bellator 132 on Jan. 16, and the challenger came out of the bout facing a potential six-month medical suspension. read news >>

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The UFC veteran needed less than 3 minutes to make Brian Foster tap at WSOF 17 tonight on NBC Sports and followed up his win with some trash talk for the WSOF champ. It wasn't the biggest show the 36-year-old MMA veteran Jake Shields has headlined, but he gave it his best and put on a fine show at WSOF 17, submitting Brian Foster by rear naked choke in 2:51. Following the win, the man who once headlined the UFC's biggest ever live show against Georges St-Pierre, called out the controversial WSOF read news >>

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It was another setback for Miguel Torres. And it sure looked serious. The former WEC bantamweight champion competed in his first kickboxing match Friday night and it ended when his knee buckled in gruesome fashion following a kick. Torres, who competed against Angel Huerta, was on the receiving end of a front kick to the leg and results were devastating. The bout took place at Legacy Kickboxing 1 in Houston and aired live on AXS TV. Torres wrote on Facebook that the fight was contracted for 135 read news >>

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World Series of Fighting is scrambling to find a replacement fighter on very short notice for their co-main event bout at WSOF 17 tomorrow. As of right now, World Series of Fighting doesn't have a co-main event for tomorrow's WSOF 17 card in Vegas. Veteran Brian Cobb was supposed to be taking on undefeated Jonathan Nunez in a lightweight bout that would serve as one of the featured attractions of the evening. However, WSOF Vice President Ali Abdel-Aziz stated to MMA Fighting that Cobb injured hi read news >>

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Junior dos Santos had a rough fight the last time out, but on Thursday had successful surgery to put him back on the mend. read news >>

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Junior dos Santos fought tough battles in his past UFC fights, and underwent two surgeries on Thursday. The former UFC heavyweight champion, who defeated Stipe Miocic via unanimous decision in December, needed knee and nose surgeries after the 25-minute war. "I would like to let you know that I just had a knee and nose surgery and that went very well," dos Santos posted on his Instagram. "There are some people that a simple thank you doesn't seem to be enough to show them how thankful you are fo read news >>

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A Glover Teixeira knee injury has resulted in some shuffling and a new UFC Fight Night 61 main event. On Wednesday, MMAFighting.com reported that Teixeira has been forced to withdraw from his scheduled bout with Rashad Evans, which was expected to headline UFC Fight Night 61 in Porto Alegre, Brazil. To ease the blow to the event, the UFC decided to move a heavyweight matchup between Frank Mir and Antonio Silva up by six days to serve as the new main attraction. Mir and Silva were previously book read news >>

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The Antonio Silva vs. Frank Mir heavyweight fight, originally scheduled for Feb. 28 in Los Angeles, has been moved to Feb. 22 in Porto Alegre, Brazil, UFC president Dana White confirmed with MMAFighting.com. According to White, the reason for the switch was because Glover Teixeira, who was scheduled to fight Rashad Evans in the main event of UFC Fight Night 61, injured his knee and has been forced to withdraw from the fight. Teixeira's manager, Ed Soares, said the former light-heavyweight conten read news >>

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Nieky Holzken was in action in Christmas Day in Antalya, Turkey, fighting a local welterweight on the main card of the debut show from an organization called One Shot. There's probably a joke to be made linking 'Christmas Day' and 'Turkey' but the finish was nothing to joke about: Holzken put Yusuf Karakaya away with a cracker of a flying knee. No festive season break for Nieky ‘The Natural' Holzken - the top welterweight contender was in action Christmas Day. He fought in Antalya, Turkey on a d read news >>

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz has suffered the third torn anterior cruciate ligament of his career. read news >>

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz has suffered the third torn anterior cruciate ligament of his career. read news >>

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