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Former professional boxing standout, Holly Holm, made her long-awaited Octagon debut last night (Sat., Feb. 28, 2015) in the co-main event of UFC 184 opposite Raquel Pennington. And it was good, but not great. Holm, for the most part, controlled the first two rounds of the the three-round 135-pound match inside Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. It was clear that she was the better striker, landing combinations seemingly at will and escaping before getting hit. The situation, however, go read news >>

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LOS ANGELES -- UFC lightweight Valmir Lazaro spoke to the media about UFC 184 win over James Krause, why he believes Krause underestimated him, what went his second time in the Octagon and much more. read news >>

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Ronda Rousey made quick work of Cat Zingano in the main event of UFC 184, submitting her with an armbar in 14 seconds. The last time Ronda Rousey fought, she finished her opponent in 16 seconds. That apparently wasn't good enough for her, so she topped it in the main event of UFC 184. She submitted Cat Zingano with an armbar in fourteen seconds. Fourteen seconds. Zingano came charging out of her corner straight at Rousey right away and threw a knee. She managed to throw Ronda over her head, but read news >>

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Octagon warrior Gleison Tibau made his 25th appearance inside the eight-walled cage this evening (Sat., Feb. 28, 2015) at UFC 184, kicking off the pay-per-view (PPV) event against The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 12 winner, Tony Ferguson, inside Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. And even though he tied Matt Hughes for second place for most Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) appearances behind Tito Ortiz (27), the Brazilian could not bring home the bacon. Ferguson came out of his corner fire read news >>

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LOS ANGELES – Roan Carneiro made a major statement with his first fight in the UFC since being released by the promotion more than six years ago, choking Mark Munoz out cold with a rear-naked choke.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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LOS ANGELES -- At the UFC 184 weigh-ins, Ronda Rousey and Cat Zingano both made weight for Saturday's night's main event. read news >>

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Gleison Tibau made his UFC debut in November 2006. He’s graced the octagon 24 times since then, but much to his dismay, he’s not ranked at lightweight.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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Marion Reneau made a big impression in her first two fights. Now she wants to capitalize on that momentum with a bout against a top contender in the UFC women's bantamweight division. “Let’s go for the top,” Reneau said Thursday in an interview with MMAjunkie Radio (h/t MMAJunkie.com). “Let’s go for Miesha Tate. Let’s go for Alexis Davis. Let’s go for those girls who are right next to No. 1. Let’s go.” Tate is currently ranked No. 2 and Davis No. 3 in the official UFC women's bantamweight rankin read news >>

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Former Lumpinee and Rajadamnern champion Jomhod Kiatadisak made a successful mixed martial arts (MMA) debut in the main event of Full Metal Dojo 4, beating Cambodia's Vorn Viva by unanimous decision after picking him apart in the striking exchanges and scoring a couple of surprise takedowns. Jomhod is 44 years old but after winning numerous titles in Muay Thai and kickboxing, he wants to get a couple of MMA fights in before he retires to focus full time on training commitments. Viva has also won read news >>

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UFC lightweight Michael Johnson again made it clear he’d next like to fight Benson Henderson, saying the ex-champ is the most logical choice. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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Following the earlier announcement of the Mayweather/Pacquiao being made official, the MGM Grand sold out their entire hotel in 15 minutes flat. Earlier today, boxing fans around the world got their years-long wish when it was announced that Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao was finally made official. The bout will take place on May 2 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. The estimates of the purses are ranging between $200-250 million for total payout between the two pugilists, but that read news >>

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Both Phil Baroni and Shinya Aoki made their pro wrestling debuts on a Friday show at the Tokyo Dome City Hall, commemorating the 72nd birthday of pro wrestling legend Antonio Inoki.The show, promoted by Inoki's IGF promotion, usually has a mix of both MMA and predetermined pro wrestling matches, using athletes that have experience in both. Mirko Cro Cop was a regular for the promotion between his stints in UFC, and Josh Barnett recently performed there as a pro wrestler.Friday's show also featur read news >>

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More than a few dramatic promises were made on Wednesday in Las Vegas. If they all come true, the date will go down as the biggest leap forward to clean up mixed martial arts in the sport's history. At a special press conference to discuss the rash of recent PED failures in the UFC, promotion officials outlined a drastic new drug testing program that, when implemented on July 1, will see all 500+ fighters on the roster subjected to random, year-round, out-of-competition drug testing, along with read news >>

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Bellator 133 offered a rare look at the reported salaries of Bellator fighters. Bellator is a company that has traditionally run most of their shows on reservations or in states in which the athletic commissions don't publicly release info related to salaries or medical suspensions. But since Scott Coker took over the promotion from Bjorn Rebney, they're more likely to run California shows since that is Coker's backyard. That was the case with Bellator 133, which went down in Fresno. The Califor read news >>

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