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  • 19 days ago
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Renowned comedian Russell Peters discusses the issue of fighter pay in the UFC and explains why boxing is not dead. Russell Peters is not one to sit back silently and allow MMA fans to declare boxing a dying art form. "I hated when people said that, because I was like no, that's not the case," Peters told The MMA Hour. It is a discussion that took form around 2005 when the UFC saw a startling rise in popularity - one that would plateau several years later. However, Peters believes the topic is a read news >>

  • 21 days ago
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Chael Sonnen treks off the MMA path this week with renowned UFO and Paranormal expert Jacques Vallee. read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Renowned kickboxer Tyrone Spong says he will be looking to sit down with representatives of both WSOF and Glory in the coming weeks to discuss new deals. read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Renowned MMA nutritionist Mike Dolce believes that UFC light heavyweight contender Daniel Cormier can make some noise at 185 pounds without seeing a noticeable drop off in skill. Dolce made the bold proclamation when he spoke on MMA Junkie Radio recently: I think if (Cormier) keeps living the lifestyle that he keeps now, takes more of my advice (and) a closer approach with me to help him modify that, if he wants to, he’ll be able to weigh in at 185 (pounds) to compete very close to what he compe read news >>

  • 9 months ago
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Renowned coach Duane "Bang" Ludwig is out at Team Alpha Male. He assumed the head coaching position at the Sacramento-based team in December 2012. Prior to his arrival, Team Alpha Male had many coaches but no single person in charge of everything. Ludwig filled the role admirably and helped lead many Alpha Male members to emphatic wins. Most notably, their striking improved; the team was always good at wrestling, but Ludwig's coaching added an extra element to their respective skill sets. Now, j read news >>

  • 10 months ago
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Renowned trainer Duke Roufus says asking Chico Camus to leave his gym was “nothing personal,” but this is one fence that may not be mended any time soon, for several different reasons.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos Tagged: Chico Camus, UFC on FOX 10 read news >>

  • a year ago
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The renowned Renzo Gracie believes the welterweight can rule the division. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Shane Carwin called a knee injury he sustained in training "fairly significant" but not series enough to keep him from fighting Roy Nelson. "The rehab people are confident, and my strength and conditioning coach is confident," Carwin today told MMAjunkie.com Radio. "It's just limited on some of the things I can train right now." To get himself as close to 100 percent as possible, Carwin is visiting Denver's Steadman Hawkins Clinic every other day. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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RIO DE JANEIRO - The last time renowned submission artist Demian Maia got someone to tap, the UFC was still doing pay-per-views with two digits. Maia won by submission for the first time in more than three and a half years, stopping Rick Story with a rear-naked choke that turned into a neck crank midway through the first round. The welterweight bout opened up the main card of Saturday's UFC 153 event at HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Olympic heavyweight wrestler Steve Mocco has officially joined forces with renowned fight camp American Top Team. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Renowned trainer Greg Jackson will corner light heavyweight champion Jon Jones against Rashad Evans at UFC 145. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Renowned mixed martial arts trainer Shawn Tompkins has died at the age of 37, reported the Canadian press Sunday evening. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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A fighter close to Shawn Tompkins says the renowned trainer passed away this morning. Veteran lightweight John Gunderson today told MMAjunkie.com that Tompkins "didn't wake up," but he was still unclear on the details surrounding his passing. Longtime friend and confidant Chris Horodecki said the trainer was in Canada and had spoken to him yesterday but was unaware of the bad news when contacted today. read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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OBERHAUSEN, Germany - UFC president Dana White is very happy with the Germans who fought on UFC 122's card; they delivered exciting fights and did not succumb to hometown pressure at Saturday night's event in Oberhausen, Germany. He does not share the same overall sentiment about the evening's main event.  White had some particularly harsh words for headliner Nate Marquardt, who saw a second shot at the title slip through his hands with a unanimous decision loss to Yushin Okami. read news >>