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Stop me if you've heard this one before... Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has run roughshod through the 135-pound division, defeating every single contender the UFC has to offer, and barely breaking a sweat doing so. In her latest performance, "Rowdy" easily dispatched of the formerly undefeated Cat Zingano, defeating "Alpha" via armbar just 14 seconds into the UFC 184 main event last night (Sat., Feb. 28, 2015) live on pay-per-view (PPV) from the read news >>

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UFC 184's Tony Ferguson and Bellator 134's Liam McGeary stop by Majority Draw Radio, and did someone say Fedor? read news >>

  • 4 days ago
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Ronda Rousey tells Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino that she could make the weight for a potential superfight if she just stopped taking steroids. This weekend, Ronda Rousey and Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino, the two arguably best female fighters in the world, will both step into the cage, but at different events. While the weight difference between the two has prevented a potential superfight from happening so far, Rousey now tells ‘Cyborg' to stop taking steroids in order to get down to 135 lbs. Before read news >>

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UFC middleweight Uriah Hall turned to Twitter to issue a challenge to Costas Philippou. It looks like Uriah Hall hasn't given up on a fight with Costas Philippou. The two men were scheduled to meet at UFC Fight Night 59, but Philippou was forced out of the fight due to a late injury. Hall went on to defeat replacement Ron Stallings, and stated after the fight that he still wanted to meet Philippou. This time around, he took his campaign to Twitter and called the Cypriot fighter out once again, h read news >>

  • 8 days ago
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UFC middleweight Mark Munoz is fighting next Saturday against Roan Carneiro, which goes against his doctor's advice that he should move on from the sport. It's not been a good run for UFC middleweight Mark Munoz in recent years. After winning 4 straight from late 2010-2011, including a decision win over Demian Maia, "The Filipino Wrecking Machine" has lost 3 of his last 4, with the latest defeat coming via submission against Gegard Mousasi last May. While prospects of ever returning to title con read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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We can officially stop talking about the Chandler Jones vs. Jon Jones mixed martial arts (MMA) fight. That's because the star defensive end would likely lose his NFL contract, according to the New England Patriots Vice President of Media Relations, who insists the Super Bowl champs won't stop a potential charity fight between the two brothers. But also tells TMZ that it won't come without a price. "It's not a matter of if we'd allow Chandler to fight his brother. We can't stop the players from d read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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Concussions. Money. It's all very complicated. According to WWE commentator Jim Ross, former UFC heavyweight champion and current WWE champ Brock Lesnar could be leaning back towards staying in the ring after all. Rumors had surfaced that Lesnar was contemplating a return to MMA, but the prospect of earning millions while not being punched in the face may have claimed yet another soul. "Sources are saying that it looks more promising that Brock Lesnar could well stay with WWE past WrestleMania d read news >>

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Some of the most heartwarming MMA stories in recent years have been the life-changing effects a post-fight bonus can make to a UFC fighter. From Pat Barry suddenly receiving $120,000 after subsisting on rice and ketchup to Diego Brandao buying his mother a house after scoring two extra checks for his shocking submission victory over Dennis Bermudez, there are a whole lot of smiles that can be had with the UFC's post-fight bonus system. Unfortunately, rags-to-riches stories seem to happen far les read news >>

  • 20 days ago
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Too good to be true? The last I heard, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight contender Donald Cerrone was all set to fight undefeated division wrecking machine Khabib Nurmagomedov at the upcoming UFC 187 pay-per-view (PPV) event on May 23, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. See their verbal agreement here. Then all was quiet for the next few weeks until a mixed martial arts (MMA) fan asked Cerrone what the hold up was and according to "Cowboy," he is still waiting for Nurmagomedov to sign on read news >>

  • 27 days ago
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"I don't want to see anyone stop until that timer sounds." In a sea of weary bodies, Coach Robert Follis is giving his fighters one last push as they head into the homestretch of what has been a grueling two-hour grappling session. The smiles and good nature that existed on the faces of veterans like Gray Maynard and Miesha Tate back when things were just getting underway on the back mats of Xtreme Couture have now been replaced by that unique brand of grit fighters tap into when their bodies ar read news >>

  • 28 days ago
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LAS VEGAS -- The most important part of Nick Diaz's game is boxing, so it didn't exactly help him that a left arm injury forced him to stop punching two weeks ago. Diaz said the arm injury was not an issue in his unanimous decision loss to Anderson Silva at UFC 183 on Saturday night here at MGM Grand. But Diaz said he did need a cortisone shot and a UFC doctor told him that it could require surgery. Diaz might have bone spurs or bone fragments in his elbow, according to X-rays. "I couldn't reall read news >>

  • 29 days ago
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Anderson Silva proved that he could return from a devastating injury and win, but now he has to weigh his love of fighting against his family's desire for him to retire. read news >>

  • a month ago
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The hits just wont stop coming with the UFC injury news. Friday, January 30th, 2015 may well go down in history as one of the most miserable news days for the UFC and it's fans. The day started promisingly enough. The build up to UFC 183 had been huge, no one fighter had dropped off the card due to injury (which thankfully hasn't changed), all was well. Then, reports surfaced that Chris Weidman had been injured and that his title fight against Vitor Belfort at UFC 184, was off. Then, news broke read news >>

  • a month ago
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ONE FC welterweight champion Ben Askren and UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones certainly have their history. The pair have sniped at each other for years over social media, but Jones' recent failed drug test for cocaine metabolites has given Askren a new opening. "Jon's just a person that not a lot of people like," Askren told ESPN's MMA Live Extra. "I think lots of times he tries to act like this nice, humble guy but he's really a douche and everyone knows that. Now it's starting to come out read news >>

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