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UFC women’s bantamweight competitor Bethe Correia responds to Miesha Tate’s callout. Bethe Correia is not one to turn down a new challenge. The Brazilian women's bantamweight contender was recently called out by former Strikforce champion Miesha Tate, who selected Correia because she believed it would make for an instant ‘Fight of the Night' contender. "I really want to fight Bethe Correia," Tate told AskMen.com. "She's doing really well and she's not afraid to engage in a fight. She's undefeate read news >>

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Not only is Cung Le questioning the results of the test which led to his suspension for usage of human growth hormone, he's questioning the testing procedure itself. The 42-year old Le was suspended for a year by the UFC following his TKO loss to Michael Bisping in August at UFC Fight Night 48. Because the event was held in Macau, People's Republic of China, which has no athletic commission, the UFC administered the tests on their own. In a statement issued on Facebook by Le's management team, A read news >>

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Robbie Lawler's dominant performance, complete with a ref stoppage finish in the third round over Jake Ellenberger at UFC 173, has made him the frontrunner for the next welterweight title match. While not outright declaring him the next top contender, UFC President Dana White endorsed Lawler (23-10, 1 no contest) on more than one occasion in talking to press after the fight. "How could you deny him the fight," said White. "The fight with Hendricks was awesome. With his performance before the Hen read news >>

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Since returning to the lightweight division in 2011, Nate Diaz hasn't just been reborn. He's become the Terminator. Retweet this Share on Facebook • Email • StumbleUpon • Reddit • Digg • Te read news >>

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Mario Yamasaki at UFC 142 on Jan. 14 found himself in an awkward position, a referee at the center of controversy. read news >>

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Nick Diaz has been found - sort of. The MIA welterweight, who today was pulled from the main event of October's UFC 137 event, surfaced Wednesday evening via YouTube and apologized - sort of. In a two-and-a-half minute rant Diaz said he taped while returning from San Francisco back to his hometown of Stockton, Calif., the former Strikeforce welterweight champion apologized for not making it to the "beauty pageant" and proclaimed he's ready to fight anytime, anywhere and with anybody. read news >>

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At UFC 134: Rio, Yushin Okami isn't going to look at the past and let it weigh on how he performs against Anderson Silva in Brazil. He'll focus on his fight for the title and the respect of those doubting him. Read More >> read news >>

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Former Strikeforce heavyweight Brett Rogers claims he is innocent of all charges stemming from a June 28 arrest in Apple Valley, Minn. Rogers' legal counsel today released a statement professing the fighter's belief he is not guilty of the three felonies and one gross misdemeanor filed against him following an alleged altercation with his wife. "As in all criminal matters, Mr. Rogers is presumed innocent until and if he is proven guilty," the statement from Mohammad & Jaafar-Moham read news >>

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Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar is down but insists he's not out. One day after a full battery of tests at Minnesota's highly respected Mayo Clinic confirmed a second battle with diverticulitis, Lesnar on Thursday officially withdrew from a planned UFC 131 matchup with Junior Dos Santos. But while his first case of the intestinal infection was considered life-threatening, Lesnar insists things are much better this time around. He's in no shape to fight, Lesnar admits, but read news >>