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  1. Despite Speculation, Beerbohm vs. Ribeiro Still On For 5/15 SF
    A scheduled Lyle Beerbohm vs. Vitor Ribeiro fight at the 5/15 Strikeforce event is still on despite news in the last 24 hours that Beerbohm stated he wanted out of his SF contract. "I've spoken with...
  2. MFC 25: Vindication Results
    link - Thales Leites def. Jesse Taylor by Submission (Triangle Choke) Rd. 1 (2:27) - Ryan Jimmo defeated Wilson Gouveia by Unanimous Decision Rd. 3 (5:00) - Emanuel Newton def. Dwayne Lewis by...
  3. Paulo Filho is out of his Bellator fight with Hector Lombard
    link Former WEC champion Paulo Filho is out of his Bellator fight with Hector Lombard, apparently because of visa issues. The Brazilian middleweight says that he has not been abke to obtain the...
  4. Bellator CEO: Filho vs. Lombard Is Still On
    Despite reports stating otherwise, Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney says that as far as he knows, Paulo Filho vs. Hector Lombard at Bellator 18 is still on. According to a report from GracieMag.com, Filho...
  5. Will "Stubborn" Or "Smart" Josh Koscheck Show Up Against Paul Daley?
    According to AKA teamamte Jon Fitch, it depends. "You don’t know what’s going on in his head sometimes. Like when he fought Thiago, it was his goal to stand and trade with him. But I think we’ve seen...
  6. Jens Pulver Says He's Not Retired Yet
    link Pulver knows that some people say he should retire for his own safety, but he says he hasn't been knocked unconscious and therefore doesn't believe it would be dangerous for him to step back...
  7. Paul Daley and Kimbo Slice Cut from UFC
    link and video Looks like, after UFC 113, Paul Daley and Kimbo Slice are done with the UFC. EDITED: source for Kimbo's cut (Sorry grappler. Little drunk.)
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  8. Shogun: I’ll Fight Anderson Silva
    link Appearing on ESPN2’s MMA Live just moments after his title-clinching stoppage of Lyoto Machida at UFC 113 in Montreal, “Shogun” was blunt when asked by host Jon Anik if he would fight the...
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  9. Roy Nelson vs. Junior Dos Santos In The Works For UFC 117
    It looks like the rumors of Roy Nelson vs. Cheick Kongo at UFC 116 being off are true-multiple reports state Kongo has pulled out due to a back injury. As a result, Nelson will now be move to UFC 117...
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  10. 2 More Fights Added To DREAM 14 Card
    FEG today announced 2 more fights for DREAM 14, and it appears the "Gracie Hunter" is back on the prowl. In one of the fights, Kazushi Sakuraba will face a Gracie for the 6th time in his career, this...
  11. SRC To Adopt Unified Weight Classes
    World Victory Road today announced that effective June 20 they are going to change their weight classes in Sengoku/SRC to conform with the Unified MMA Rules weight classes. They will take effect at...
  12. Guida vs. Dos Anjos Targeted For UFC 117
    A lightweight fight between Clay Guida and Rafael Dos Anjos is expected to be added soon to UFC 117. Word is at least one of the two has agreed to the fight. If it happens, the fight likely will be a...
  13. Quinton Jackson Fighting To KO Rashad Evans-Not For Glory Or Fame
    And in recent comments he made on Michael Bisping's website, he wants people to know that...and that apparently he can talk about other fighters without saying "whoop their @$$" at some point. "I...
  14. Paul Daley: 'There Is No Excuse for My Actions' at UFC 113
    Paul Daley apologized on Sunday for hitting Josh Koscheck with a sucker punch after their UFC 113 fight, a gesture that may be the first step in repairing his tarnished image, but that likely won't...
  15. Saturday's SF Card Finalized, Beerbohm-Ribeiro Still On
    With Saturday's "Strikeforce St. Louis: Heavy Artillery" card quickly approaching, the organization today announced the official lineup for the night's un-aired preliminary card. The most significant...
  16. UFC 113 winner Marcus Davis, UFC officials eyeing spot on Boston's UFC 118 card
    With his impressive and vital victory over Jonathan Goulet at this past weekend's UFC 113 event, Marcus Davis is laying off the usual post-event food binges and today settled for a boring lunch...
  17. Quebec Athletic Commission investigating Paul Daley after UFC 113 sucker punch
    Although the smoking gun is in plain sight, the Quebec Athletic Commission is conducting an investigation to determine whether to suspend welterweight Paul Daley's fight license. Daley drew unanimous...
  18. Following UFC 113 loss, Patrick Cote undergoes hand surgery on Tuesday
    Following his loss to Alan Belcher at this past weekend's UFC 113 event at Montreal's Bell Centre, middleweight Patrick Cote is set to undergo surgery on Tuesday. The fighter suffered broke his hand...
  19. MMA legend Don Frye scheduled for third back surgery on Tuesday
    Following complications from a back surgery and a second procedure, MMA legend and MMAjunkie.com Radio contributor Don Frye will go under the knife for a third time. His publicist, Melissa Ingram,...
  20. Rampage-Rashad Winner Gets Title Shot
    It now appears that the winner of Quinton Jackson vs. Rashad Evans on May 29 at UFC 114 will go to the head of the line of challengers for new UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Mauricio Rua. UFC...
  21. Thiago Tavares Off UFC 114
    A planned Thiago Tavares vs. Melvin Guillard fight at UFC 114 is now off as Tavares has pulled out due to an elbow injury. According to his manager, Tavares suffered a hyperextended elbow in...
  22. UFC 113 Medical Suspensions
    The Quebec Athletic Commission has issued the medical suspensions from UFC 113. Everyone gets a brief vacation because all the fighters are suspended, but only 2 fighters-Lyoto Machida and Jonathan...
  23. UFC 115 Prelims On Spike: Griffin-Dunham & Danzig-Wiman
    Spike TV will once again offer mixed martial arts fans a look at select preliminary bouts when it airs live under card action from the upcoming UFC 115: "Liddell vs. Franklin" pay-per-view on June 12...
  24. Jay Silva replaces Paulo Filho in Thursday's Bellator 18 "super fight" with Hector Lombard
    Another opportunity has passed by former World Extreme Cagefighting champion and one-time highly ranked middleweight Paulo Filho. Although Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney this past week spoke with...
  25. Waylon Lowe steps in to face Melvin Guillard at UFC 114
    Just a day after American Top Team lightweight Thiago Tavares was forced off the UFC 114 card with an injury, Cincinnati based fighter Waylon Lowe has been called on to step in on short notice to...
  26. Paul Kelly vs. Jacob Volkmann now official for UFC 116 preliminary card
    As expected Jacob Volkmann (10-2 MMA, 1-2 UFC) is slotted to fight fellow lightweight Paul Kelly (10-2 MMA, 4-2 UFC) in July at UFC 116. MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) first reported the bout's...
  27. Couture-Toney UFC 118 Fight Nearly Set; Weight Issue Last Hurdle
    Randy Couture wants it, James Toney wants it, and Dana White wants it, so what's holding up the Couture-Toney UFC 118 fight? Simple, it's a weight-ing game. The fight, according to two sources MMA...
  28. 'Cyborg' Santos vs. Marius Zaromskis Planned for Strikeforce: Los Angeles
    A welterweight bout between Evangelista "Cyborg" Santos (17-13) and Marius Zaromskis (13-4) has been penciled in for June 16's Strikeforce: Los Angeles event at the Nokia Theatre, MMA Fighting has...
  29. Rashad Evans Is A "Step Backward", But Nice "Warmup" For Quinton Jackson
    And in a recent interview with Fighters Only magazine, he even sounded a little like the Quinton Jackson of old. "I want to go get Rashad. Nice warm-up fight, kick his ass. Fight Shogun, redeem...
  30. SRC 13 Adds Kikuta, Kawamura
    World Victory Road today added 2 more fights to the upcoming Sengoku/SRC 13 event: Japanese veteran Sanae Kikuta will face Yasubey Enomoto and current Light Heavyweight King Of Pancrase Ryo Kawamura...
  31. Saturday's SF Countered By Ultimate Fights Special
    Another Strikeforce event. Another counter-programming special from Spike TV and the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Didn't think UFC forgot, did you? They didn't-While Strikeforce hosts a...
  32. Rob Kimmons vs. Steve Steinbeiss Targeted For UFC On Versus 2
    2 middleweights both likely in need of wins to stay in UFC are set to meet at UFC on Versus 2 when Rob Kimmons is expected to face Steve Steinbeiss. Verbal agreements are in place, paperwork pending....
  33. Gray Maynard Is A Bigger & Better Version Of Sean Sherk
    That's the opinion of his next opponent, Kenny Florian. KenFlo notes Maynard will be the biggest lightweight he's ever faced and seems to be a bad matchup on paper, peraps similar to when Florian...
  34. Daley Officially Cut By UFC Today, To Australia Next
    Paul Daley has revealed that he was officially cut by UFC today, just 4 days after his post-fight sucker punch of Josh Koscheck that led Dana White to vow he'd never fight in UFC again. But he's...
  35. Marcus Davis could draw Nate Diaz at UFC 118 if commission issues are resolved
    The "Irish Hand Grenade" got his wish to fight in Beantown. Not long after Marcus Davis (17-6 MMA, 9-4 UFC) told MMAjunkie.com Radio that UFC officials were trying to get him a spot on the UFC 118...
  36. Charlie Valencia Off WEC 49
    The early 2010 injury curse continues it's recent resurgence today, now it's claimed Charlie Valencia. He's off WEC 49 due to an undisclosed injury, but sources close to Valencia say it's a shoulder...
  37. Travis Galbraith Off Shine Fights, Heath Faces Rua
    Just days before the upstart Shine Fight Promotions' first pay-per-view event, the organization has been forced to juggle its main-card lineup. Travis Galbraith, who was to have faced Murilo Rua, is...
  38. Strikeforce Signs Siyar Bahadurzada
    Siyar Bahadurzada has his eyes set on a U.S. debut. The Sengoku and Shooto veteran recently signed a four-fight exclusive contract with Strikeforce. The current Shooto Light Heavyweight Champion...
  39. Mayorga vs. Thomas Remains in Jeopardy Over Term 'Bout'
    In the court battle over whether boxer Ricardo Mayorga is contractually free to pursue his MMA debut against former UFC fighter Din Thomas at this Saturday's Shine Fights event in North Carolina, a...
  40. Jeremy May Versus Murilo Ninja Rua For Impact FC
    MMA Recap has learned from sources close to the fighters' camps that Jeremy May will take on Murilo "Ninja" Rua at Impact FC's first show on July 3rd. The event takes place in Aukland, New Zealand....
  41. Karo Parisyan Not Going To Strikeforce
    The Heat will not be on in Strikeforce anytime soon. Former UFC Welterweight Karo Parisyan will not be going to Strikeforce to continue his career as a proposed deal is off. The proposed deal called...
  42. Rampage Or Rashad? It Doesn't Make A Difference To Mauricio Rua
    But if he had to pick, he sets odds slightly favoring Quinton Jackson as his next opponent. "I think Rampage [will win], but it's close to 50/50 to me. I'd say 55% for Rampage, 45% Rashad. To me...
  43. Lyoto Machida Will Be Back And Stronger Than Ever
    Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida arrived in Brazil and was welcomed by fans at the airport in Para. Smiling and being a gentleman as usual, Machida handed out autographs and took...
  44. Jon Jones ducking Lil Nog?
    " it has huge downside for fans who wanted to see Antonio Rogerio Nogueira showcase his talent against top contenders. Could the UFC not get a better replacement? Thiago Silva and Jon Jones would...
  45. Ken Shamrock to Fight Pedro Rizzo at July 17 Impact FC Event
    Ken Shamrock is currently penned in to face Pedro Rizzo and not Mark Coleman at Impact FC on July 17 in Australia, MMAFighting.com has confirmed with promoters. The Shamrock-Coleman matchup had been...
  46. Tito Ortiz Will Not Face Domestic Violence Charges
    Unlike his last couple of fights, this is one decision that Tito Ortiz won't be leaving in the hands of the judges. "The Huntington Beach Bad Boy" escaped criminal prosecution for felony domestic...
  47. Is American wrestling stalling the progress of Mixed Martial Arts?
    "Is American wrestling stalling the progress of Mixed Martial Arts? Some fans think so, and after some recent matches in particular, arguments are rife that wrestlers are killing the aesthetics of...
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  48. Yoshiyuki Yoshida Cut on 36th Birthday, Mulls Move to Lightweight
    Yoshiyuki Yoshida has been released following his UFC 113 loss to Mike Guymon, his manager Shu Hirata confirmed to MMA Fighting. The Tokyo-born fighter got the call about his release on his 36th...
  49. Alistair Overeem, Brett Rogers May Not Be Drug Tested for Strikeforce Bout
    Alistair Overeem and Brett Rogers may be fighting for the Stikeforce heavyweight title in St. Louis on Saturday night, but it doesn't necessarily mean they'll have to undergo pre or post-fight drug...
  50. Karo Parisyan headed to Australia for Impact FC, fights Luis Dutra Jr.
    Karo Parisyan is moving on with his fight career and will appear at Impact FC in Australia on July 10. Parisyan today told MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) that he has agreed to fight Brazilian Luis...
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