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The presence of a sturdy chin, or lack thereof, always has and always will be predicated on a fighter's genealogical makeup. And since a chin can't be strengthened through hard work and dedication, those seemingly blessed with jaws of granite bring an attribute to the cage that many fighters can only dream of possessing. The opening portion of this two-part slideshow details the most rock-solid chins in MMA history—those that withstood countless beatings before ever giving into an embarrassing i read news >>

  • 11 days ago
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Jon Jones would probably be more popular if he were a cocky white guy, according to UFC commentator Joe Rogan. The reigning UFC light heavyweight champ has all of the makings of a bona fide star. He's an unbelievably gifted athlete who is widely regarded as the top pound-for-pound fighter in the world. In front of the media, he carries himself with a kind of dignity and respect typically lacking from professional athletes thrown into the spotlight at such a young age. The man kisses babies on th read news >>

  • 11 days ago
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UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones remains one of MMA's most polarizing figures. As of Aug. 31, the sport's unquestioned pound-for-pound king became the longest-reigning title holder in the division's history, but Jones' Hall of Fame credentials haven't always translated into fan adoration. Routinely introduced to a chorus of boos, Jones seems to enjoy a strange existence as an unwilling villain. Monday, UFC commentator Joe Rogan attributed much of the criticism Jones receives to racism. " read news >>

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Following his surprising third round submission loss to ‘Jacare’ Souza in the main event of Friday night’s event in Foxwood, Connecticut, Mousasi admits he lacked focus ahead of the fight. The UFC's return to Connecticut was a successful endeavor for all those involved except Gegard Mousasi. The Dutch middleweight was unable to make it 2-0 against Ronaldo Souza, and lost the lopsided main event via third round submission. ‘Jacare' was in command of the bout from the get-go and maintained control read news >>

  • 20 days ago
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- UFC president Dana White discussed Renan Barao's lack of payment for UFC 177, Ben Askren, Gina Carano, Ronda Rousey, and much during his media scrum after the UFC 177 post-fight press conference. read news >>

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Tommy McCafferty hasn’t fought in roughly 11 months, but it’s not for a lack of trying. Filed under: Cage Warriors, News read news >>

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Ronny Markes’ starts a new chapter in his career on Saturday, and it has changed quite a bit over the past few months. The Nova Uniao fighter, who signed a deal with World Series of Fighting two months after being released from the UFC, expected to make his promotional debut against fellow UFC veteran Matt Hamill, but "The Hammer" announced his retirement prior to the bout. "They changed my opponent four times, but I’m really well-trained for this opportunity," Markes told MMAFighting.com about read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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For many years fans have speculated over how prevalent steroids were at the height of Pride. Seeing it in black and white on a contract might prove once and for all that steroids were prevalent in the organization. For many years fans have speculated over how prevalent steroids were at the height of Pride Fighting Championships run as the premier organisation in mixed martial arts. There have been many rumours, and fighters themselves have spoken out about the use of performance enhancing drugs read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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No lack of motivation for "One Punch." Brad Pickett looks to make it two straight wins in the flyweight division this weekend (Sat., July 19, 2014) when he takes on former No. 1 contender Ian McCall at UFC Fight Night 46 from The O2 Arena in Dublin, Ireland. With a win on the Fight Pass event, "One Punch" looks to inch himself closer to an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) title shot, one that has eluded him his entire mixed martial arts (MMA) career. While he has plenty of motivation in his read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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DUBLIN -- Brad Pickett talks about his UFC Fight Night 46 bout against Ian McCall, why he doesn't like cutting to flyweight, the bad blood between them, his reaction to Chris Cariaso getting a title shot, why he feels like he doesn't get respect, and more. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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n a recent interview for Bloody Elbow, Jim Miller discussed why he feels the victory will be his, weight cutting and the current status of Lightweight champion, Anthony Pettis being on the shelf. In just a few hours, UFC Fight Night 45 will commence in New Jersey with a headliner built for fight fans looking for excitement. Jim Miller will face off against Donald Cerrone in a bout that almost guarantees fireworks, both standing and on the ground. It's what I am calling the battle for the man's m read news >>

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