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  • 20 days ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones is 20-1, and recently broke the promotion's record for successful 205-pound title defenses. And outside of a close unanimous decision win over Alexander Gustafsson, he's made the entire division look foolish. He's clearly one of, or perhaps the best mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters on the planet. So why doesn't he enjoy the mass appeal that comes with those types of accolades? UFC color commentator Joe Rogan, using former read news >>

  • a month ago
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Bobby Green is finding a lot of fault with how his comments about Donald Cerrone saying "racist stuff" were publicized. There really isn't a lot of context missing here. Following an appearance on The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani, Bobby Green's comments about Donald Cerrone were the talk of the day. Green went on the record to say that, at his first UFC fan expo, Cerrone "said some racist stuff." Green then went into further detail about Cerrone "groping every woman in his line" under the threat read news >>

  • a month ago
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"King" calls Cerrone "the most obnoxious asshole he's ever met," before firing off some pretty serious accusations. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight contender Bobby Green may no longer be fighting Donald Cerrone at UFC 178 (because of this), but that hasn't stopped him from lashing out at the 155-pound "Cowboy" for his alleged behavior at last month's UFC Fan Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada. "King" unloads during the MMA Hour: "Obviously, I had some bad blood with Cerrone, but I'm a co read news >>

  • a month ago
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A series of UFC Macau ads starring Dong Hyun Kim have caused a minor stir for being able to be potentially seen as racist. The ads feature Kim smashing watermelons and chicken ahead of his bout with Tyron Woodley. A series of ads by Super Action (UFC's Korean TV broadcast partner) for UFC Macau were released recently which focus on Dong Hyun Kim ahead of his bout with Tyron Woodley. What stood out to some, and became the focus of a discussion on Twitter on Wednesday night, was that two of the ad read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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The World Series of Fighting claims they were unaware of Dustin Holyko's criminal history and neo-Nazi inspired tattoos prior to putting him on their card. They have now terminated their relationship with the fighter. This past Saturday's World Series of Fighting card saw a fighter named Dustin Holyko take on Neiman Gracie in an undercard fight. When the broadcast on NBC--the promotion's first shot at a slot on network TV--had some extra time after the main event, they slid Holyko vs Gracie onto read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Hot on the heels of the controversy over Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, Wanderlei Silva calls Chael Sonnen out as a "racist jerk." read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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The Ultimate Fighting Championship will not offer Australian prospect Tyler Manawaroa a UFC contract, regardless of how far the 19-year-old progresses on “The Ultimate Fighter Nations: Team Canada vs. Team Australia.” read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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Tyler Manawaroa’s manager believes the UFC is trying to wash its hands of the New Zealand-born fighter without considering all the facts that led the promotion to announce his pending release from contract.Filed under: Featured, News, Only on Junkie, UFC Tagged: TUF (...) read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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The Ultimate Fighter Nations Aussie fighter Tyler Manawaroa, 19, will go no further than his performance on the UFC reality series after a racist post to his Instagram account was recently uncovered. read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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This is Tyler Manawaroa's controversial Instagram post from 2012 that caused the UFC to determine he would not be allowed to fight in the UFC beyond his time on The Ultimate Fighter Nations reality series. read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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Regardless of how he fares on “The Ultimate Fighter Nations: Canada vs. Australia” reality series, Tyler Manawaroa won’t get a UFC contract.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC Tagged: TUF Nations Finale, Tyler Manawaroa read news >>

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