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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has a looming legal fight on its hands outside the Octagon (read more about that here), but it's unclear exactly who is leading the charge and the reason(s) behind it. That all changes today (Tues., Dec. 16, 2014) at 4 p.m. ET. There is a news conference planned in San Jose, Calif., this afternoon to reveal specific details of the legal action from a collection of mixed martial arts (MMA) professionals -- who could potentially be UFC veterans, current fighter read news >>

  • 14 days ago
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PHOENIX – Stick some cameras and recorders in Stipe Miocic’s face in the past, and he’s been a man of few words. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • a month ago
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Top prospect Mark Striegl is fresh off a first-round submission win in his bantamweight debut, and announced he is moving to Evolve MMA in Singapore. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Saturday brings a pretty crucial fight in the UFC’s featherweight division, especially considering there’s another fight looming in January with a new superstar hopeful for a crack at gold with a win.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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By the time Dec. 20 rolls around, 21 months will have passed between fights for UFC veteran Dan Miller, the older brother of lightweight warhorse Jim Miller. Certainly the elder Miller is no stranger to miracles -- his four-and-a-half-year-old son, Dan Jr., persevered through a kidney transplant to survive polycystic kidney disease -- but for dad, this latest comeback is no small miracle itself. Much like record-breaking NFL quarterback Peyton Manning, escalating neck issues forced Miller to und read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has suffered a cut above his left eye with about two months left before his UFC 178 title defense against Daniel Cormier.Filed under: Featured, MMA Rumors, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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John Lineker has a fight with Alptekin Ozkilic at this Wednesday's UFC Fight Night: Cerrone vs. Miller, but he also has another battle on his hands. The Brazilian must first make the 126-pound weight limit for a flyweight contest, something Lineker feels will happen without an issue, via Marcelo Russio of Combate.com (translated by Bloody Elbow). I'm fine with my weight now, I'm only 0,8 pound above of the divisional limit. Fortunately, we did a very good job with a lot of professionals: physici read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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Like at welterweight, a looming shadow has finally been lifted at middleweight. Anderson Silva's seven-year reign, one in which he amassed 14 stoppages and 10 title defenses, was particularly brutal. Not only did he terrorize every fighter in the world at 185 pounds, but he jumped up to light heavyweight to pick off two UFC Hall of Famers. Along the way he polarized fans with his cocky demeanor and trash-talking nonchalance in the cage. For years, despite his athletic excellence, he failed to wo read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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With the start of filming for season 20 of The Ultimate Fighter looming, there is probably no other competitor on the 16-woman cast with more pressure on her shoulders than Carla Esparza. read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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It’s been a minute since MMA fans have had the pleasure of Michael Bisping’s company. The UFC’s original bad guy has been out of action for nearly a year recovering from a career-threatening eye injury. During his convalescence, he kept an uncharacteristically low profile, making sporadic media appearances wearing a pirate’s eye patch while spending the rest of his downtime taunting orphans and pulling the wings off butterflies. OK, that last part was just a guess, but as one of the sport’s long read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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With a financial dispute between the UFC and the Diaz boys, the looming threat of a Gina Carano return, and a Fight Pass event in Abu Dhabi on Friday, there’s plenty to discuss in this week’s Twitter Mailbag.Filed under: Featured, News, Only on Junkie, UFC, WSOF (...) read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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With his UFC 172 bout with Glover Teixeira looming, light heavyweight champion Jon Jones received a surprise drug test from the Maryland State Athletic Commission at today’s Jackson-Winkeljohn media day in Albuquerque, N.M.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC Tagged: UFC 172 read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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From Yahoo Sports: Werdum will face Travis Browne on April 19 instead of sitting out and waiting for champion Cain Velasquez to heal. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Despite the looming shadow of controversy over the decision, Georges St-Pierre and Johny Hendricks’ UFC 167 main event secured Fight of the Night honors on Saturday night. read news >>

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