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  • a month ago
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A different Jon Jones was getting a lot of the heat from the real Jon Jones' cocaine debacle, so Reebok rewarded him with a shirt for being a good sport. Jon Jones, the UFC light heavyweight champion, has social media accounts under @JonnyBones, while Jon Jones, random art outsourcing manager holds the @JonJones account. When the former is the best pound-for-pound fighter in the planet who is currently in the middle of a whole cocaine debacle, it's easy to imagine the constant heat the 'other' J read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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Something Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight Michael Bisping finds "laughable" after both fighters were popped by Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) earlier this year and forced to withdraw from their respective fights. "The Count" was defeated by "The American Gangster" -- as well as "The Phenom" -- and is convinced they were both on the gear during those losses. In any case, Sonnen must serve a two-year suspension while Belfort -- who also failed for steroids back in 2006 - read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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Who brought home the extra bacon for their sizzle? UFC Fight Night 43: "Te Huna vs. Marquardt" from The Vector Arena in Auckland, New Zealand, has officially wrapped, which means it's time for those select fighters who went above and beyond in their respective fights to get a little extra grease for their efforts. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) dished out its standard post-fight monetary bonuses to four of the 20 fighters on the card, and it's probably no surprise who's heading home with a read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Thanks to Shinya Aoki, Shane Nelson won't be fighting at DREAM.17. However, his willingness to fight one of the sport's elite lightweights on less than two-weeks' notice has not gone unrewarded. has confirmed with multiple sources close to the Japanese-based promotion that while Nelson's contract was voided when Aoki declined to face him at the event, "The Ultimate Fighter 8" cast member was awarded a two-fight deal with the promotion. read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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After engaging in one of the most memorable encounters in UFC history, middleweight champion Anderson Silva and Chael Sonnen banked matching $60,000 “Fight of the Night” bonuses in wake of the UFC 117 headliner on Saturday at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. read news >>