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Yair Rodriguez: 'It Was Kind of Surprising' to Get Matchup with Aging BJ Penn

  • 12 days ago
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This Saturday at UFC Fight Night 103, a young lion and an aging lion face off when 24-year-old phenom Yair Rodriguez faces 38-year-old former two-division champion BJ Penn. Although Penn (16-10-2) pr read news >>

Twitter reacts to Francis Ngannou's surprising submission of Anthony Hamilton at UFC Fight Night 102

  • a month ago
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Francis Ngannou further legitimized himself as a future UFC heavyweight contender on Saturday when he scored a first-round submission victory of Anthony Hamilton in the UFC Fight Night 102 co-main ev read news >>

Donald Cerrone planning dinner with Dana White to discuss participation in MMAAA

  • a month ago
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Donald Cerrone was one of the more surprising names involved with the launch of the MMA Athletes Association (MMAAA).Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

After surprising even himself with submission at UFC Fight Night 99, Justin Ledet wants on Houston show

  • a month ago
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BELFAST, Northern Ireland – Given his boxing background, most people watching Justin Ledet’s heavyweight scrap with Mark Godbeer this past Saturday probably were surprised at the outcome.Filed under: read news >>

'If I can't get the gold, I won't fight,' says emotional Manny Gamburyan after retirement announcement

  • 2 months ago
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SAO PAULO – After a surprising retirement announcement following a TKO loss at Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 100, UFC and WEC vet Manny Gamburyan doesn’t believe his body can take him to the top anymore read news >>

Why Jordan Parsons' CTE diagnosis matters, even if it's not completely surprising

  • 3 months ago
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After Jordan Parsons died from injuries sustained after an alleged hit-and-run, researchers examined his brain and found signs of the degenerative disease CTE. If a 25-year-old fighter with only one read news >>

Cro Cop Lands Fight with Wanderlei Silva Following Rizin FF 2 Victory | MMAWeekly.com

  • 3 months ago
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Following a surprising submission victory at Sunday's RIZIN FF 2, Mirko Cro Cop landed a fight with Wanderlei Silva in December. read news >>

Holly Holm's Surprising Loss Changes Landscape for Ronda Rousey's Return

  • 5 months ago
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For as long as she lives, Holly Holm will be connected to Ronda Rousey, the way she was last November, when her left leg connected on one of the sport’s all-time kicks. That seems like such a long ti read news >>

UFC Fight Night 91: Tony Ferguson Taps Landon Vannata in Wild, Surprising Brawl

  • 6 months ago
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Tony Ferguson (21-3) entered as the No. 3-ranked contender per the UFC’s official rankings and was expected to blow through Landon Vannata (8-1), who came in as a late replacement for Michael Chiesa read news >>

UFC Fight Night 91: Tony Ferguson Taps Landon Vannata in Wild, Surprising Brawl

  • 6 months ago
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Tony Ferguson (21-3) entered as the No. 3-ranked contender per the UFC’s official rankings and was expected to blow through Landon Vannata (8-1), who came in as a late replacement for Michael Chiesa read news >>

UFC Going All In, Aiming for Two Events in New York in 2016

  • 10 months ago
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Almost as surprising as MMA finally gaining passage in New York is UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta revealing the possibility of two events in New York in 2016. read news >>

After surprising loss, ONE Championship 40's Adriano Moraes wants his belt back

  • 10 months ago
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Adriano Moraes entered ONE Championship 33 on a four-fight winning streak and with the flyweight title. He left disappointed and without a belt.Filed under: News read news >>

UFC hype train derailed as Sage Northcutt suffers fall from grace (Yahoo Sports)

  • 11 months ago
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From Yahoo Sports: Northcutt's surprising loss Saturday brought plenty of haters out of the woodwork, but one fight doesn't make a career. read news >>

UFC hype train derailed as Sage Northcutt suffers fall from grace (Yahoo Sports)

  • 11 months ago
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From Yahoo Sports: Northcutt's surprising loss Saturday brought plenty of haters out of the woodwork, but one fight doesn't make a career. read news >>

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