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  1. ACS: MMA's Next Superpower
    "TEMPE, Ariz. -- The rise to power of Arizona Combat Sports as one of the top mixed martial arts gyms in the country was slow and steady. This was no overnight emergence. ACS was started by two twin...
  2. Cain Velasquez Chasing UFC Heavyweight Title ... And Perfection
    In few sports is true perfection attainable. In baseball, a pitcher can retire 27 batters in a row (it's only been done 18 times in over 100 years). A bowler can reach perfection with strikes in 12...
  3. Americans Complain About Refs, Sakuraba at Dream.12, Aoki-Kawajiri NYE
    Dream 11 is in the books and the post-fight press conferences are available on Dream's YouTube channel, so let's take a look at what was said. Bibiano Fernandes won't fight until 2010: Dream promoter...
  4. Miller, Uflacker, Davis, Novaes to Make Strikeforce Debuts on Nov. 7
    Mark Miller, Deray Davis, Christian "Xaropinho" Uflacker and Jonatas Novaes have all signed with Strikeforce and will make their debuts at the Nov. 7 Fedor vs. Rogers event in Hoffman Estates, Ill....
  5. The Ramifications of DREAM.11
    Last night, DREAM returned to primetime on the Tokyo Broadcasting System for the first time since May. Following the show, event producer Keiichi Sasahara remarked that he was "expecting a good TV...
  6. Gegard Mousasi Confirms 11/7 CBS Fight
    As expected newly crowned Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Champion Gegard Mousasi will, in fact, defend his belt at Strikeforce's Nov. 7 event, which airs on CBS. He was expected to be on the card and...
  7. Tito Ortiz’ management team responds to Jenna comments
    Tito’s long term manager and friend, Damian McLawhaon said this tonight: “If he wants to drag Jenna into this and I know Jenna, she’s a sweetheart, then I think that’s not a place for manager to get...
  8. Dana : " Fedor is not afraid to come over and fight or do any of that stuff, "
    "Fedor is not afraid to come over and fight or do any of that stuff," White said. "He's got nutty managers. These guys are from Russia. They come into America and try to strong-arm (us) into some...
  9. DVR viewing pushes "The Ultimate Fighter 10" debut to 4.5 million viewers
    After setting a ratings record as the most-viewed season debut in the history of "The Ultimate Fighter," the Sept. 16 "TUF 10 debut" recently saw its audience grow even larger. The debut, which...
  10. Junie Browning attacks nurses treating him for drug overdose
    Junie Browning attacks nurses treating him for drug overdose Former TUF 8 star Junie Browning attacks male and female nurses trying to treat him for a drug overdose.
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  11. Almost healthy, Joe Riggs just wants to fight
    Joe Riggs is itching to get back into the cage. The Strikeforce welterweight is healthy, or mostly healthy, since his release from an Arizona hospital in mid-August following an adverse reaction to...
  12. WEC deal in hand, Faber plans January return
    Former World Extreme Cagefighting Championship featherweight titleholder Urijah Faber recently inked a six-fight contract with the organization. Faber got the deal he wanted, but the biggest factor...
  13. For Cowboy, Henderson is next step to Varner
    Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone doesn’t get out of bed in the morning for Ben Henderson, even though that’s his next fight. It’s an important fight, too; the interim WEC lightweight title is up for grabs....
  14. Hello, Japan: Randleman-Nedkov, Kitaoka-Masvidal Set for Sengoku 11
    Following a lackluster June decision loss to Mike Whitehead in Strikeforce, Kevin Randleman (17-13) is headed back to Japan, where he'll take on undefeated Bulgarian wrestler Stanislav Nedkov (7-0)...
  15. Will Randy Couture on Spike TV Outdraw Fedor Emelianenko on CBS? Does it Matter?
    On November 7, Strikeforce will put on the biggest fight it can possibly promote in Fedor Emelianenko vs. Brett Rogers. There are lots of ratings predictions going around, but the truth is that...
  16. Dream 11 Notebook: Aoki Still Eyeing B.J. Penn, UFC Lightweights
    TOKYO -- After wresting the lightweight title from Joachim Hansen in the final four seconds of their bout Tuesday at Dream 11, it seemed all but inevitable that Shinya Aoki would defend his new belt...
  17. Marquardt: "Carwin will KO Brock in under 2 minutes"
    Middleweight contender Nate Marquardt is backing his teammate Shane Carwin to beat Brock Lesnar by knockout in under two minutes. “I wouldn’t be surprised if he finished him in under two minutes,”...
  18. Overeem "wants Fedor fight in 2010"
    Despite pulling out of a scheduled Strikeforce event recently, and being surrounded by rumours that he no longer wants to fight for the organisation, Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem...
  19. A "Burnt Out" Rampage Could Return To UFC And Fight Again
    That's the thoughts of the latest UFC personality to offer his view on Quinton Jackson's retirement-UFC Lightweight Champion BJ Penn. Penn notes fighting "does wear on you" and thinks Rampage is...
  20. UFC Is Considering A Smaller Octagon
    Evidently not wanting to see a sequel to "Run Kalib Run!" from UFC 83, Dana White recently said that he & Joe Silva are talking about making the Octagon UFC uses for fights smaller. No specifics...
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  21. Overeem Facing Tony Sylvster, Not Sam Hoger, At 10/17 Golden Glory Event
    Despite prior reports that Strikeforce Heavyweight Champion Alistair Overeem would face former UFC fighter Sam Hoger at Golden Glory's 10/17 event, the promotion has ultimately chosen Tony Sylvster...
  22. Werdum Could Face Antonio Silva On 11/7 SF Event
    In a recent interview with the TATAME website, Fabricio Werdum said he could be facing former EliteXC Heavyweight Antonio Silva at the 11/7 Strikeforce event. Werdum says they agreed to the fight but...
  23. Fight Path: A&E "Intervention" subject and UFC vet Aaron Brink nearing comeback
    Aaron Brink had just stepped out of a Narcotics Anonymous meeting. "I try to go as many times a week as I can," Brink told MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) as he made his way outside to talk. He...
  24. Flattered by his shot at interim title, Benson Henderson promises to entertain at WEC 43
    Benson Henderson (9-1 MMA, 2-0 WEC) is not the biggest star in the WEC. But with back-to-back impressive wins in the organization, Henderson has earned himself a shot at the WEC's interim lightweight...
  25. Easton-Beebe Changed to 'No Decision'
    "The main event had just gone the distance, and promoter Marcello Foran entered the cage holding his promotion’s bantamweight title belt. He approached former WEC champion Chase Beebe, of Chicago,...
  26. Injured "Cyborg" passes on Strikeforce
    Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos will not be able to defend her 145-pound women’s title on Nov. 7 at the Sears Centre Arena in Hoffmann Estates, Ill., Sherdog.com has confirmed with the promotion. Santos,...
  27. Tito Ortiz vs. Forrest Griffin 2 slated for UFC 106
    Former light heavyweight champions Tito Ortiz and Forrest Griffin will meet in the co-main event at UFC 106 “Lesnar vs. Carwin” on Nov. 21 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. Yahoo!...
  28. TUF 10 Ratings Present Conversion Problem
    Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer details TUF 10’s dominance of the male 18-34 year-old demographic: About 2.28 million Males 18-34 watched the fight (Kimbo vs. Nelson) on the first broadcast, a...
  29. TUF 10, Episode 4: 2.2 HH
    MMAPayout.com has learned that Episode 4 of TUF 10 earned a 2.2 household rating last night for an average viewership of 2.8 million viewers. TUF was the highest rated television program in the...
  30. Conquistadors of the Cage
    "As a young boy in East Chicago, Ind., Miguel Torres watched his father and uncle, tears in their eyes, cheer for arguably the greatest boxer of their generation. Pride stained their faces. Torres...
  31. Gunderson Returns After Controversal Win
    "When John “Quick Guns” Gunderson faced off against Fabian Acuna for the Ring of Fire lightweight title this past August, no one could have anticipated the eventual outcome of the fight. Half way...
  32. AKA vs. Matt Hughes
    "Recent comments by American Kickboxing Academy welterweights Mike Swick, Jon Fitch and Josh Koscheck about former UFC champion Matt Hughes and their desire to fight him have been misconstrued, say...
  33. Someone, Somewhere Will Beat Anderson Silva
    So says the man himself. In a recent Fighters Only interview, Anderson Silva said he's surely going to get submitted and beaten at some point, and he knows there is someone out there better than he...
  34. If Rampage Wants To Act, He Should Act Like A (Expletive) Coach (No TUF Spoilers)
    That was the opinion this past week of current TUF 10 contestant Zak Jensen. In a guest blog he's doing for Cagewriter (Yahoo Sports MMA blog), Jensen took aim at coach Quinton "Rampage" Jackson and...
  35. UFC Signs KOTC Welterweight Mike Guymon
    First UFC had an "Ace" in it's deck, and now it has a "Joker". KOTC Welterweight Mike "Joker" Guymon, the promotion's current Welterweight Champion, has signed an 18-month multi-fight deal with UFC....
  36. Rumor: Cole Miller vs. Dan Lauzon At UFC 108
    Although it hasn't been confirmed yet, there are reports that Cole Miller vs. Dan Lauzon is in the works for UFC 108 in January. MixedMartialArts.com reports paperwork has been sent out but other...
  37. 2 Middleweight Bouts Added To DREAM 12
    FEG today announced 2 Middleweight fights for the upcoming DREAM 12 event on October 25. Former Cage Rage fighter Zelg Galesic returns from a 13-month absence to face feared striker Melvin Manhoef,...
  38. Mendes and Bellator champ Soto win, War Machine loses at Tachi Palace Fights debut
    Rising 145-pound prospect Chad Mendes and Bellator Fighting Championships featherweight title-holder Joe Soto both picked up victories at Thursday's debut event for the recently restructured Tachi...
  39. Matt Serra's Road Back to UFC Welterweight Title Begins in February
    If you're wondering why Matt Serra hasn't been booked to fight since his UFC 98 clash against rival Matt Hughes in May, it's not because he's been injured or taking the loss too hard. No, Serra has...
  40. Q&A with UFC president Dana White
    Irrepressible UFC president Dana White paid a visit to Yahoo! Sports recently and sat down for a talk on a wide range of subjects, from his opinion on Kimbo Slice to whether he wants his children to...
  41. 2 Fights Added To Sengoku 11
    World Victory Road has announced 2 fights today for it's upcoming Sengoku 11 event on November 7. A Heavyweight fight between Jim York and Dave Herman and a big Lightweight fight between Eiji...
  42. Minotoro Nogueira Wants Rua Rematch
    In a recent interview with the TATAME website, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira already knows who he wants after his UFC debut against Luis Cane at UFC 106-Mauricio Rua. They first fought in PRIDE in 2005...
  43. UFC 103 drug tests come back clean
    The six fighters, including headliners Vitor Belfort and Rich Franklin, who underwent drug testing last month at UFC 103 all passed their tests. UFC Vice President of Regulatory Affairs Marc Ratner...
  44. Report: Toughill vs. Coenen Set As 11/7 SF "Reserve Fight"
    Perhaps continuing a trend from the last event on TV, Strikeforce is reportedly finalizing Erin Toughill vs. Marloes Coenen in not only a fight for a possible shot at Women's Champion Cristiane...
  45. Mousasi-Sokoudjou Joins Strikeforce CBS Show
    Gegard Mousasi and Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou have agreed to meet in a light heavyweight non-title bout at Strikeforce “Fedor vs. Rogers” on Nov. 7 at the Sears Centre Arena in Hoffmann Estates, Ill.,...
  46. Junie browning no longer with UFC
    Junie Browning, who was a standout on “The Ultimate Fighter: Team Nogueira vs. Team Mir” more for his antics than his in-cage performance, was arrested Tuesday night in Henderson, Nev., after...
  47. Arlovski's gonna do some traing at Team Jackson
    Andrei Arlovski is set to visit Greg Jackson’s MMA Academy in Albuquerque, N.M., for a 10-day training camp in the coming weeks. The former UFC heavyweight champion will be joined by his jiu-jitsu...
  48. Ben Rothwell Living on the Edge of a Dream
    "Had it not been for therapy, Ben Rothwell might never have found MMA. He fought plenty outside the ring, lashing out at a suddenly uncertain world as a 17-year-old in Kenosha, Wis. In a short...
  49. Browning suicide attempt "was not a cry for help"
    Junie Browning’s coach Shawn Tompkins says his fighter’s attempted suicide last night was a serious effort and not a cry for help. Browning has lost his UFC contract and faces three charges of...
  50. Mir picks Carwin, wants Lesnar rubber match
    Frank Mir made it clear that he is set on breaking the 1-1 deadlock he has with UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar Friday during a Q and A session for fans after the WEC weigh-ins in San Antonio,...
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