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STOCKHOLM -- Mirsad Bektic talks about receiving a 30-25 score against Paul Redmond at UFC on FOX 14, whether he thought he would get the finish, the support he received leading up the fight, his opponent missing weight, and more. read news >>

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BOSTON -- At the UFC Fight Night 59 weigh-ins, Conor McGregor and Dennis Siver both made weight Saturday afternoon. McGregor also had a message for Jose Aldo. read news >>

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BOSTON -- Conor McGregor discusses his weight, UFC titles, his criticism of Dennis Siver, fighting next in a stadium, and more during a pre-fight scrum after his UFC Fight Night 59 workout at the UFC gym on Thursday afternoon. read news >>

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Bellator MMA welterweight Fernando Gonzalez believes sacrifice is part of his job description as a fighter. Whatever he has to give up, he’ll do so in order to succeed.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>

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Although the UFC 181 title fight ended in a razor-thin split decision, most could tell that Johny Hendricks was not himself. The former champion endured a terrible weight cut ahead of his rematch against Robbie Lawler, as was evident from his lethargic movements in the later stages of the fight. In fact, it was such a dreadful process that Hendricks contemplated retirement just to shield himself from another such cut. "It was either [change his approach] or retire," Hendricks said. "That's how b read news >>

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight titleholder Johny Hendricks had yet another brutal weight cut prior to his UFC 181 rematch against Robbie Lawler, which left him without the belt last month (Dec. 6, 2014) in Las Vegas, Nevada. That's what happens when you start camp as a heavyweight. But "Bigg Rigg" insists those days are over, and promises to be more disciplined in between fights. While he continues to work with famed weight-cutting guru Mike Dolce, the bearded brawler s read news >>

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Heading into his UFC 181 welterweight title defense, rumors abounded that then-champion Johny Hendricks was going through a brutal weight cut. The gossip seemed confirmed when Hendricks appeared gaunt getting on the scale for the fight's weigh-in, and further reinforced when he seemed a step slow in losing his title to Robbie Lawler in a tight split decision. On Monday's edition of The MMA Hour, we found out just how bad Hendricks' weight cut went: In the fight's aftermath, Hendricks pondered re read news >>

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Jake Shields has remained private about what substance he tested positive for three years ago. Until Monday. Shields admitted to using diuretics to help him cut weight before fighting Ed Herman at UFC 150 in August 2012 during a Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) hearing. Shields was attempting to get licensed for his main-event bout with Brian Foster at World Series of Fighting 17 on Saturday in Las Vegas. Any fighter who is 35 years old or older must appear before the commission to have their li read news >>

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Check out what CM Punk had to say about starting his training at Roufusport, his weight class, determining his first opponent, and much more in this AXS TV video. read news >>

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Chidi Njokuani won the title fight, but the belt he’s been coveting still has to wait.Filed under: AXS TV Fights, MMA Rumors, News read news >>

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Several UFC fighters stepped up to the plate and made names for themselves in 2014. Some talked their way into title contendership, while others flourished in the underdog role and earned the respect of their peers. Fighters like Yoel Romero, Kelvin Gastelum and Conor McGregor ran through opponents en route to establishing divisional dominance. This year will feature a new crop of prospects looking to pave their way toward Top Five territory. So who will be this year's Gastelum? Brazilians Charl read news >>

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Donald Cerrone and Hector Lombard move up a spot in their respective weight class in the latest UFC official rankings. read news >>

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The waters surrounding, what is arguably, the most talent-rich weight class in the UFC have become even more murky following Donald Cerrone's victory over Myles Jury at UFC 182. Cowboy Cerrone made a case, even though he may not have thought so, for a shot at the 155-pound belt. The 31-year-old used a bit more motivation to batter Jury's legs, nearly submitting the undefeated lightweight with a rear-naked choke in Round 1. The promising lightweight prospect Jury was handed his first career loss read news >>

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Jon Jones put on a very strong performance at UFC 182, but one man was willing to throw some fighting words in the light heavyweight champ's direction. That one man happens to be interim heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum, who gave Jones a stern warning about stepping onto his turf. @JonnyBones good fight tonight against @dc_mma but better you stay there at your division. #vaicavalo @danawhite — Fabricio Werdum (@FabricioWerdum) January 4, 2015 Werdum is riding high at this time. Since losing read news >>

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