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  • 10 days ago
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Late in his teens, He Nan Nan hung up a punching bag in his school dormitory to practice some punching. There were early bumps, but it’s starting to pay off. Filed under: News read news >>

  • 22 days ago
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Tell me if you heard this before: Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) signs former World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) champion. No, it's not Groundhog Day. On the contrary, UFC has inked C.M. Punk to a multi-fight contract (read more details here), following in the footsteps of his professional wrestling contemporary, Brock Lesnar. The stunning announcement was made during tonight's UFC 181 pay-per-view (PPV) broadcast, as "Punk" a.k.a. Phil Brooks, joined ringside commentator Joe Rogan Octago read news >>

  • 23 days ago
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Heading into Friday's RFA 21, Joe Murphy is well aware that his fight with Bruno Frazatto represents a tremendous career opportunity. read news >>

  • 24 days ago
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In getting an opportunity to step up into Invicta FC this year, flyweight prospect DeAnna Bennett worked as hard as she could to ensure her success. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Fabricio Werdum gets his long-awaited title opportunity in UFC 180 Saturday night against Mark Hunt, with the winner claiming the interim heavyweight belt and setting up a potential showdown with Cain Velasquez. Of course, the defending heavyweight champion was slated to face Werdum in the main event of this anticipated fight card before he pulled out due to a knee injury that could keep him out until at least March. Now, Hunt will get an opportunity to become champion that even the 40-year-old read news >>

  • a month ago
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Despite losing an immediate opportunity to fight for the UFC heavyweight title, Fabricio Werdum said he was only “a bit sad” when his opponent and the stakes of his fight changed. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Al Iaquinta has been waiting a long time for a big opportunity to come his way. Since his time on season 15 of The Ultimate Fighter, the Long Island-based powerhouse has been scrapping it out inside the Octagon in the hope of making it to the next tier of competition in the competitive lightweight division. While that quest has come with setbacks, the Serra-Longo fight team standout has found his rhythm as of late. The 27-year-old New Yorker has won four of his six showings since joining the UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Cat Zingano's long road to a UFC title opportunity now has a date, and it's on what looks to be the biggest UFC event since the end of 2013.In a report on UFC Tonight by Ariel Helwani, Dana White confirmed the Ronda Rousey vs. Zingano UFC women's bantamweight title fight would take place at UFC 182, on Jan. 3, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.The fight will be on the same show as the Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier light heavyweight title fight, putting UFC's two most anticipated champion read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Heavyweight Walt Harris is capitalizing on a late-notice opportunity that’s earned him a return ticket to the UFC.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Rubio failed to make weight on his first attempt, registering a tally of 161.8 pounds. He has two hours to drop 1.8 pounds. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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UFC Welterweight competitor Rick Story details his potential path to a UFC title shot. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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A shift to George St-Pierre's Tristar Gym has reinvigorated Ryan Ford, who relishes the opportunity to fight Jake Shields at WSOF 14 on Saturday. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Longtime CageSport standout Cory Vom Baur sees a huge opportunity fighting for bantamweight title in the sold out Super Fight League American debut. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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While he might not be so well known at the moment, Colorado light-heavyweight Jeremy Osheim could change that with a win in his first MFC bout. read news >>

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