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Veteran MMA heavyweight Dave Herman remains in jail after Indiana police arrested him early Tuesday morning. His wife, Madeline Herman, who captured video of the arrest, says they plan on “going all the way” to fight the charges.Filed under: Featured Videos, News (...) read news >>

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Between the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) hearings last week, and the results of Jon Jones' cocaine test, we're left right now with a very big question.One key answer was something few were aware of, and certainly not many fighters were surprised when it came out. While illegal from a ordinary citizen standpoint, cocaine use is perfectly fine for fighters from an athletic commission standpoint so long as it doesn't show up in a drug test taken on the day of the fight. In other words, as long read news >>

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Jake Shields remains one of the very best grapplers in all of MMA. The former Strikeforce champion was a Division I wrestler and has won several high-level jiu-jitsu tournaments. Of his 30 career victories, 11 have come by way of submission. There isn't a whole lot Shields has not seen on the ground. Rousimar Palhares, though, is a different breed. He's known for his incredible leglocks -- and holding onto them until his opponent is screaming and pleading for him to let go. Shields will get a sh read news >>

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Chidi Njokuani methodically dissected Gilbert Smith in the Resurrection Fighting Alliance 22 headliner, but it was something of a bittersweet triumph for 26-year-old Las Vegas resident. read news >>

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"All-American" remains clean as a whistle. Chris Weidman's results from a random drug test administered by California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) on Nov. 21, 2014, have come back clean for any banned substances. CSAC Executive Officer, Andy Foster, informed MMAMania.com of the good news earlier this afternoon. Weidman will face VItor Belfort at UFC 184, which takes place at Staples Center in Los Angeles, Calif., on Feb. 28, 2015. Belfort -- who has failed drug tests in the past -- has alrea read news >>

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Will 2015 be the year that sees the return of two of the biggest box office draws in UFC history? Georges St-Pierre has still not committed to making his return to the Octagon after stepping away from mixed martial arts (MMA) in late 2013, but Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White is very confident his one-time "cash cow" will be back in 2015. That's not at all. When asked if he was as confident about Brock Lesnar -- another money-making monster -- making his comeback as well read news >>

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Jon Jones remains the best light heavyweight in the world, dispatching of rival Daniel Cormier with a five round decision. Daniel Cormier fought great against Jon Jones for three rounds in the main event of UFC 182. But, when it was time for the championship rounds, it was Jones that showed that he was simply the better fighter. For three rounds there was a real battle, Cormier was doing outstanding work in the clinch, landing to the body and to the head, finding a lot of success with uppercuts. read news >>

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UFC officials have announced that Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP will represent the promotion in the upcoming litigation against antitrust claims and reaffirmed their intention to “stand up against the plaintiffs in this litigation.”Filed under: News, (...) read news >>

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MMA for effort? Former Strikeforce featherweight champion Cristiane Justino has canceled her drop to the bantamweight division, instead opting to remain at 145 pounds when she returns to the cage this February. "Cyborg," who is currently rehabbing an ankle injury, will instead focus on defending her Invicta FC title. From her conversation with MMA Fighting: "I haven't fought in a long time. With this injury, I believe the best option now will be fight in my division. I can't wait anymore, I need read news >>

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Bad news for Muay Thai fans, as the popular Sangmanee Sor Tienpo remains in hospital after reportedly being poisoned. To anyone who knows anything about the sport of Muay Thai in its homeland, you will be well aware of the sketchiness that surrounds it. What happened yesterday may be a new low for the sport. At Rajadamnern Stadium, Bangkok, the popular Sangmanee Sor Tienpo, formerly ranked among the very best pound-for-pound fighters in the sport and still a mainstay at the top of fight cards, f read news >>

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Bellator MMA fighter Joe Vedepo remains in custody on Monday with a $10,000 bond for allegedly assaulting a police officer in Iowa on Friday. read news >>

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MMA prospect Aaron Pico spoke to BloodyElbow.com’s John Nash about his recent signing with Bellator, as well as his plans for the coming years. read news >>

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It's been nearly a year since Georges St-Pierre hung up his gloves and vacated his welterweight title, but the world is still waiting to hear word of a return. Less than a month after his controversial split-decision victory over Johny Hendricks at UFC 167 in November 2013, the man widely regarded as the greatest fighter to ever compete at 170 pounds decided he needed a break from the sport. The French-Canadian superstar would go on to cite a number of reasons for his departure, but the 33-year- read news >>

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While UFC 180 has taken some hits—most notably, heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez being injured—it remains a card worth watching. Since Velasquez has been inactive for 13 months and because his return date is unknown, Fabricio Werdum will now meet Mark Hunt in an interim championship bout. The matchup pits one of the best heavyweight grapplers in the world against one of the most dangerous strikers in the UFC heavyweight division. Additionally, The Ultimate Fighter 17 winner Kelvin Gastelum wi read news >>

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