Let's go to the tale of the tape hours before Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Marcos Maidana roll back their first fight, meeting in a championship rematch tonight (Sept. 13, 2014) on Showtime pay-per-view (PPV) that is way more interesting now that the Welterweight boxing standouts have history ... and scores to settle. Tonight (Sat., Sept. 13, 2014) marks another "Moment"-ous occasion. After a gritty battle four months ago in May that saw the undefeated champion retain his numerous boxing titles via read news >>
UFC President Dana White sees a big difference between Ray Rice and Thiago Silva, he told FOX Sports 1 on Wednesday when asked about the football player and now-UFC fighter.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>
With Bellator and UFC going head-to-head on television, and presenting live events a short drive apart on Friday night, the beneficiary looks to be the fans that are getting bigger names that would usually be appearing on a television card. And the night will be an interesting experiment regarding what the current MMA audience is truly interested in. UFC president Dana White will tell you that Friday night is nothing but a series of coincidences.Bellator opens its fall season at the Mohegan Sun read news >>
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Anthony Hamilton talks about watching tape on Ruan Potts, his opponent's cardio, who he wants to fight next, targeting the body, being motivated by a speech from Dana White before UFC 177, and more. read news >>
Say what? Prior to engaging in fisticuffs inside the Octagon, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) schools you with all the pre-fight facts of each fighter with its tale of the tape. Aside from letting you know where the fighter is from, how much he weighed during the weigh-in the day before, height, age and reach advantage; the promotion will soon include what kind of leg reach advantage a fighter will enjoy in the match. No, seriously. MMA Junkie got the scoop from FightMetric live statistics read news >>
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As the hunt for Jon Koppenhaver continues, more harrowing and potentially foreshadowing old tweets of War Machine's are resurfacing. Former UFC and Bellator fighter Jon Koppenhaver, better known as War Machine, remains on the run from authorities following an alleged gruesome and near fatal beating of his ex-girlfriend Christy Mack. Koppenhaver is wanted on 7 charges issued by Las Vegas police and there is currently a $20,000 reward for his capture. Over the past few days there have been several read news >>
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Entering Saturday night at UFC 172, Jon Jones has successfully defended his UFC title six times, a number that only trails greats like Anderson Silva and Georges St-Pierre. To push that number closer to the greats and cement his status as the best in the world at the moment and further his legacy, Jones will have to maneuver past the underdog Glover Teixeira. The scrappy Brazilian has won 20 fights in a row. While a seemingly lopsided affair, the tale of the tape suggests both fighters are evenl read news >>
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How do the two most popular fighters in women's MMA stack up? We compare them to find out. read news >>
Following a public brawl caught on tape, Bellator middleweight Maiquel Falcao and undefeated featherweight Kaue Mena have been kicked off their MMA team. read news >>
Scott Jorgensen was concerned that forming a game plan and sticking to it might not make for an exciting fight, but his bout Dec. 8 against John Albert ended up being the UFC on Fox 5 “Fight of the Night.” read news >>
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The Texas-based Shark Fights organization returns to Nevada on Oct. 15.
Featuring a middleweight headliner between "The Ultimate Fighter 11"
cast member Chris Camozzi and 12-time Rage in the Cage veteran
Matt Lucas, "Shark Fights 20: Camozzi vs. Lucas" takes place at Laughlin's
Edgewater Casino Resort and airs via three-week tape delay on FUEL TV.
Bellator Fighting Championships vet Georgi Karakhanyan and
Xtreme Couture prospect Jimmy Jones are also featured on the card.
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Referee Herb Dean has reviewed the footage of his call this past
Saturday in the main event of "Strikeforce and M-1 Global: Fedor vs.
Henderson" and has come to the same conclusion as the one he made in a
Fedor Emelianenko was unconscious, taking punishment, and out of the fight.
"If I was to do it again - if I see a fighter face down receiving shots,
I'm going to step in and stop the fight," Dean today told MMAjunkie.com. "I can't predict how long he's going to be
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Spike TV on Monday confirmed that the network will head across the pond to broadcast UFC 138: Leben vs. Munoz from the LG Arena in Birmingham, England. Read More >> read news >>
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"Shark Fights 16: Neer vs. Juarez" is slated for June 25, and the night's 10-bout lineup is now official.
The main event pits UFC veteran and current interim Shark Fights
welterweight champ Josh Neer against Jesse Juarez, and
Elvis Mutapcic meets fellow middleweight Arteneas Young in
the night's co-feature.
Shark Fights 16 takes place at Ector County Coliseum in Odessa, Texas.
The event will be filmed by FUEL TV and air later this year as part of
FUEL TV's "Friday Fight Night."
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