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  • 3 days ago
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A roster spot in the highly-competitive Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight division has opened up after Tor Troeng has decided to walk away from mixed martial arts (MMA) after suffering his third consecutive loss inside the Octagon. "The Hammer" recently announced his decision on his Facebook page: "After almost 10 years as a professional MMA fighter, it's time for me to move on. I have decided to put the gloves on the shelf. The joy and motivation needed to perform at the highest read news >>

  • 6 days ago
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A competitor on season 17 of TUF, Sweden's Tor Troeng has decided to call it quits after a 1-3 career in the UFC. MMA is a strange sport, unlike baseball or football (and to a lesser extent basketball) it offers a wealth of opportunities for fighters to keep competing at a reasonably public level once their time at the pinnacle of competition is done. So, for some fighters this means a long winding career of comebacks and small show headliners, slogging through the regional scene just to stay in read news >>

  • 29 days ago
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Veteran MMA lightweight John Gunderson is hanging up his gloves after more than a 12-year run fighting in promotions such as IFL, WSOF and the UFC.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>

  • a month ago
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  • a month ago
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An extremely emotional Wanderlei Silva on Friday announced his retirement from fighting, blaming his loss of desire on the way the UFC has treated him and other fighters. read news >>

  • a month ago
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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 >>

  • a month ago
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Video: Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight and part-time light heavyweight Wanderlei Silva has retired from mixed martial arts (MMA) after a career that spanned nearly 20 years, including a dominant run in the PRIDE FC promotion. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Longtime mixed martial arts (MMA) veteran, Jorge Gurgel, has retired from combat sports following the tragic and untimely death of his mother, Silva Gallo. Gallo, 58, was struck by a speeding cab back on Aug. 29, 2014 in New York City, which dragged her for many feet before coming to a halt. Despite efforts from onlookers to help, who pulled together to lift the cab off her, she was pronounced dead at Lenox Hill Hospital moments later. For Gurgel, losing his mother also meant losing his biggest read news >>

  • a month ago
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Silvia Gallo had one more errand to run before departing the big city, but she’d never even get the chance to leave.Filed under: Featured, News read news >>

  • a month ago
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Following a six year MMA career, and a 1-4 UFC record, Cody Donovan is retiring. It's always a little odd, when a fighter that you feel like you've barely gotten to know steps away from the sport. Men like Nick Denis and Quinn Mulhern seem like they barely appeared on our collective fan radar before stepping away from the sport, potentially, permanently. It's hard to question the decisions of these men. MMA is a violent, hard place to make a living, anyone who can do so outside of the cage proba read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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