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Jessica Andrade won’t try to talk her all way up to the top. Riding a three-fight winning streak inside the Octagon, and ranked among the best bantamweights in the world, Andrade won’t take a few pages of fellow Brazilian 135-pounder Beth Correia’s book and call out UFC champion Ronda Rousey yet. "I don’t like to talk trash," Andrade told MMAFighting.com. "I’m a cool girl. I can wait for my time. "I don’t like to talk too much. I think we have to get through every step to get there," she continu read news >>

  • 10 days ago
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UFC is planning some fireworks for its annual Memorial Day weekend event. Dana White's company announced its headliners for UFC 187 on May 23 in Las Vegas, confirming that there will be a pair of titles on the line: Jon Jones, ranked by UFC.com as the best pound-for-pound fighter in the business, has won 12 fights and eight tile defenses in a row. He'll face 30-year-old Anthony Johnson, who hasn't lost since 2012 and most recently stopped Alexander Gustafsson with a first-round TKO in January. I read news >>

  • 22 days ago
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Apparently Nick Diaz is not planning on retiring after all. Diaz's head coach Cesar Gracie was on the MMA Hour earlier this week to discuss Stockton's favorite mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter, and he indicated that fans have definitely not seen the last of Diaz inside the Octagon despite his third failed test for marijuana following UFC 183. From MMAFighting: "Let's face it. He's a fighter and he's gonna fight. It's gonna happen." "I think a guy like him is better served doing big fights, no ma read news >>

  • a month ago
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STOCKHOLM – UFC newcomer Makwan Amirkhani takes pride in his looks. He said he’s never suffered a black eye, cut, broken nose or any type of facial damage in a pro bout. And he plans to keep it that way.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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When Bob Cook speaks, Bellator MMA president Scott Coker listens. Cook, a trainer at American Kickboxing Academy and co-founder with Zinkin Entertainment and Sports Management, has rarely steered Coker wrong. When Coker was president of Strikeforce, Cook recommended (...) read news >>

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Now that Conor McGregor has earned a shot at Jose Aldo, his vision of fighting him at Croke Park in Dublin has vanished. read news >>

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I'm sure it sounded like a good idea at the time (or not). Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) positioned its UFC Fight Night 59 mixed martial arts (MMA) event for this Sunday night (Jan. 18, 2015), using the NFC championship game as a lead-in to the FOX Sports 1 extravaganza, which kicks off at 6 p.m. ET on UFC Fight Pass. And since the promotion is going to bring its brand of mixed martial arts (MMA) back to New England, it enlisted Irish superstar Conor McGregor, who lays claim to a sizable read news >>

  • a month ago
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Donald Cerrone was determined to ensure he had another fight secured before he left Las Vegas after his win over Myles Jury at UFC 182. read news >>

  • a month ago
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CM Punk will hold his first mixed martial arts training camp at Roufusport, UFC President Dana White revealed Tuesday on Fox Sports Live. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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WWE officials think that former UFC champion Brock Lesnar is planning a return to Mixed Martial Arts. Brock Lesnar's current stint with the WWE could come to an end soon, with his contract set to expire on early 2015. As the former UFC champion's impending free agency approaches, it's been speculated that a potential return to mixed martial arts is more than just a possibility, especially now that he's finally healthy. To fan the flames even more, Dave Meltzer now reports at F4Wonline.com (subsc read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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The Las Vegas Review-Journal revealed that the UFC is planning 23 foreign events in the coming year, including a "new global market" in Russia. After emphasizing their intent for global expansion over the past year, it appears the UFC will continue to implement that plan heading into 2015. According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, the UFC is targeting 23 foreign events in the coming year, including potential stops in Russia, South Korea and Scotland. While none of these events have been confirm read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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The Ultimate Fighting Championship has no plans on slowing down its international expansion. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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The UFC made the formal announcement that Rampage Jackson is back in the promotion, but Bellator is planning to take the fight over Jackson's contract to court. As talked about earlier today, the UFC has brought back Quinton "Rampage" Jackson after an ugly separation a couple years ago. Jackson had been fighting for Bellator but has been vocally unhappy for the past several months and now has made the jump back. However, Bellator has made it quite clear that they feel that he is still under cont read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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If Gina Carano is planning a return to MMA competition, she certainly isn’t slowing her acting career in preparation.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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