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Wanderlei Silva is hanging up his gloves after one of the most storied careers in MMA history. The famed light heavyweight made the announcement via a YouTube video on Friday afternoon. "I am stepping down from the ring. After today, Wanderlei Silva will not fight again," he said. "My career is over. Because I don't have a stage to perform, where the athletes get the proper respect. For these reasons, I have had enough." Silva is most known for his days in PRIDE as the middleweight champion, but read news >>

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Former Pride champion and UFC veteran Wanderlei Silva on Friday released a video announcing his retirement and did not mince words when it came to the way the UFC treats its fighters. read news >>

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The mma legend, former Pride champ and UFC fan favorite released a video today announcing his retirement and harshly criticizing the UFC. Big news from Brazil. MMA legend Wanderlei Silva today released a YouTube video announcing his retirement. The 38-year-old Silva goes out with a 35-12-1 pro record which includes a four year, 18 fight undefeated streak wherein he held the Pride Middleweight (200 pound) title and notched wins over legends Kazushi Sakuraba, Quinton "Rampage" Jackson, Dan Henders read news >>

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Former Lightweight champion and Pride superstar Takanori Gomi looks to stay relevant against the surging prospect Myles Jury. Phil and David ponder the infinite possibilities. Lightweight Takanori Gomi vs. Myles Jury One-sentence summary? Faded legend returns to his home country of Japan to take on a surging, undefeated young fighter from the US OR Vegas obsessed Dragonball Z character takes on fighter from that hit show about drunkards masturbating in each another's sushi. Who are these guys? T read news >>

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"Big Country" suggests UFC matchmakers have given Velasquez the same opponents over his last five fights in order to preserve him as division champion. Roy Nelson has said some pretty interesting things during his tenure with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Just ask Dana White. But the most recent comments he gave to FOX Sports aimed at current heavyweight champion, Cain Velasquez, might top them all. Aside from suggesting that UFC is protecting Cain as champ by pairing him up against the read news >>

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Once again UFC Heavyweight Roy Nelson shows that he's willing to play with fire, ie make semi-tasteless racially charged comments, to promote his fighting career. Oh boy. Here we go again. Roy Nelson, talking to Fox Sports in advance of his UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Nelson headlining fight with Mark Hunt Saturday in Japan, joked that "I can put 'White Pride' on my chest. He has his 'Brown Pride' on his chest. Wait, that isn't the same thing, is it?" The joke would be a lot funnier if such a larg read news >>

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Former PRIDE FC champion Fedor Emelianenko has already secured his place as one of the most successful fighters in MMA history. And in a soon-to-debut installment of “The Voice Versus,” he said he has no plans to change that.Filed under: Featured, MMA Rumors, News (...) read news >>

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UFC heavyweight Roy Nelson doesn't think former Pride champion Fedor Emelianenko or current UFC titleholder Cain Velasquez qualifies as the best heavyweight fighter ever—but it's nothing personal, because he doesn't think anyone else does either. Speaking with FOX Sports, "Big Country" explained why the term "greatest of all time" shouldn't apply to heavyweight mixed martial artists: I don't think there's actually a greatest heavyweight. I think with every heavyweight there's a style that makes read news >>

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What the the great fight in Pride FC history? Plus, on the latest Great MMA Debate podcast, Roy Nelson and Myles Jury stop by to talk about their upcoming fights at Saturday's UFC Japan. read news >>

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The never ending saga between UFC president Dana White and his white whale continues. The reasons as to why former PRIDE heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko never graced the Octagon depend on who you ask, but both he and White have spent years blaming the other for it never happening. Now, Emelianenko says his legacy isn't worse off by never having fought in the UFC because he faced a higher level of talent in Japan. "Well, the UFC didn't want me to fight there, so what could I do? We were un read news >>

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Strikeforce and Pride Fighting Championships veteran Sergei Kharitonov will square off with 2008 Olympic gold medalist Satoshi Ishii in a heavyweight bout at M-1 Challenge 53. read news >>

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