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  1. 'Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy' preview: A highly underrated card
    Rightfully so, eyes should be locked on the two title fights that grace "Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy." Luke Rockhold attempts the second defense of his middleweight title when he meets Tim...
  2. Will Campuzano vs. Jimmy Flick title fight added to Legacy FC 13
    A flyweight title fight between Will Campuzano and Jimmy Flick has been added to next month's Legacy Fighting Championship 13 event. Campuzano initially was slated to fight Chad Robichaux for the...
  3. Chris Weidman firms up stance, wants next shot at UFC champ Anderson Silva
    Chris Weidman asked for his fight with Mark Munoz, and things seemed to go not bad. Not bad at all. Now he wants another fight – an even bigger one. And he believes if given a crack at UFC...
  4. Chad Robichaux cites medical reasons for withdrawal from Legacy FC 12 headliner
    In a statement released Thursday on his official Facebook page, Chad Robichaux said doctors discovered serious kidney problems after he failed to make weight for a flyweight title bout with Will...
  5. Ken Stone meets Erik Perez in bantamweight bout at UFC 150 in Denver
    A bout between a pair of bantamweights has been added to the UFC's return to Denver. Ken Stone (11-3 MMA, 2-1 UFC) will meet Erik Perez (11-4 MMA, 1-0 UFC) next month on the preliminary card of UFC...
  6. Showtime announces Sept. 29 Strikeforce card, including Daniel Cormier
    After its August show in San Diego, Strikeforce will bring a fall show to Sacramento. The promotion will host a Sept. 29 card at Power Balance Pavilion, formerly the ARCO Arena, in the California...
  7. Strikeforce: Rockhold Vs Kennedy Results
    Champ Luke Rockhold def. Tim Kennedy via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) Nate Marquardt def. Tyron Woodley via knockout (elbows, punches) – Round 4, 1:39 Roger Gracie def. Keith Jardine via...
  8. BJ Penn prepared to pay for UFC 152 pre-fight testing
    “For much of his career, former UFC champion B.J. Penn (16-8-2 MMA, 12-7-2 UFC) has been an outspoken opponent of performance-enhancing drug use in the sport of mixed martial arts. And so when the...
  9. UFC Targeting March 2013 for Next Stop in Japan
    The Ultimate Fighting Championship returned to Japan for UFC 144: Edgar vs. Henderson this past February. It marked the promotion’s first event in Japan in more than a decade. It appears the UFC is...
  10. Urijah Faber, Renan Barao Differ on Waiting to Fight Champ Dominick Cruz
    Given Urijah Faber's history with Dominick Cruz, you would think that he would be hellbent on waiting to fight his rival and avenge his defeat. Faber would probably have that option if he beats Renan...
  11. New Strikeforce champ Nate Marquardt: 'I feel like I'm the best in the world'
    Nate Marquardt's confidence is at an all-time high following a fourth-round knockout of Tyron Woodley that won him the Strikeforce welterweight title. "I really feel like it's my time," he told...
  12. Ronda Rousey, Luke Rockhold, Other Strikeforce Fighters Reportedly Contractually Blocked From Moving To UFC; Updated With Dana White's Denial
    Dave Meltzer's latest podcast has a bit of shocking news that we'd not heard to this point when it comes to Strikeforce fighters. In the wake of last night's Strikeforce show that saw Luke Rockhold...
  13. With mind finally focused on fighting, Anthony Johnson sees 205 pounds as fresh start
    Standing next to the 6-foot-2 Anthony Johnson, it's hard to believe the broad-shouldered slugger ever found a way to make it down to 170 pounds. And while his critics would immediately point to the...
  14. Strikeforce winner Ryan Couture: 'Someday I want that belt'
    Don't get him wrong: Strikeforce fighter Ryan Couture realizes he's got a long way to go before he's in the conversation for a lightweight title shot. "But the ultimate goal is to win that...
  15. Luke Rockhold unsatisfied with Strikeforce title defense, but wants rematch with 'Jacare'
    Despite winning four rounds and defending his title for the second time, Luke Rockhold was less than thrilled with his win over Tim Kennedy. Rockhold on Saturday defended his Strikeforce middleweight...
  16. Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker looking forward to Roger Gracie's MMA progression
    One look at Keith Jardine's face, sliced open and a bloody mess on Saturday, and it was obvious his opponent was more than just some jiu-jitsu player looking to latch onto an arm. Though Roger Gracie...
  17. Donald Cerrone-Melvin Guillard set
    http://espn.go.com/mma/story/_/id/8165954/best-friends-donald-cerrone-melvin-guillard-set-ufc-150 Former lightweight training partners Donald Cerrone and Melvin Guillard will meet Aug. 11 at UFC 150...
  18. Dan Henderson’s Game Plan Against Jon Jones At UFC 151: “Win Every Round”
    Jon Jones has had an undeniably impressive run through his young MMA career. Ten men have been unable to solve the Jon Jones puzzle in the UFC, but at UFC 151 on Sept. 1, Dan Henderson hopes to...
  19. Brendan Schaub targeted for UFC 154 in Montreal, wants Lavar Johnson
    Brendan Schaub has a likely date for his next fight, and he also has an opponent in mind. Schaub, who was on a four-fight win streak before back-to-back losses to Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Ben...
  20. Andrei Arlovski vs. Soa Palelei, Jens Pulver vs Eric Kelly Set for One FC 5
    One FC's has added star power to their next event, inking fights that include former UFC champions Andrei Arlovski and Jens Pulver, respectively. Arlovski will face Australian Soa Palelei, while...
  21. Brendan Schaub targeted for UFC 154 in Montreal, wants Lavar Johnson
    Brendan Schaub has a likely date for his next fight, and he also has an opponent in mind. Schaub, who was on a four-fight win streak before back-to-back losses to Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Ben...
  22. UFC 149's Boetsch: New opponent Lombard more of a contender than Bisping
    Full article link Excerpt - This is how much of a damn Tim Boetsch (15-4 MMA, 6-3 UFC) gave when the UFC socked him with Hector Lombard (31-2-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) instead of Michael Bisping. When his...
  23. Ian McCall discloses how much cash he really received after his UFC debut
    Many MMA fans were going through an instant bout of depression after it was disclosed that Ian McCall received only $9,000 for his UFC debut at UFC on FX: Alves vs. Kampmann back in March. Uncle...
  24. Jon Jones Most Concerned with Hendo’s H-Bomb
    Dan Henderson, a veteran of more than 15 years in the fight game, possesses many tools and many weapons with which to score a victory. UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is well aware of the...
  25. Strikeforce's Pat Healy credits sensory-deprivation tank for weekend win
    Pat Healy had to climb into a tank and cut off all sound and sight before the magnitude of this past weekend's Strikeforce fight really hit him. "I went in there the morning of the fight ... and I...
  26. It appears that Vinny Magalhaes will make his UFC return at UFC 151
    According to your favorite Brazilian magazine turned website, TATAME is reporting that ADCC demi-god, Vinny Magalhaes, has signed with the UFC and will return to the organization on September 1st at...
  27. Rashad Evans 50/50 On Possible Move To Middleweight
    http://www.bjpenn.com/mmanews/2012/07/16/rashad-evans-5050-on-possible-move-to-middleweight-ufc-news-32137.html “I’ve been thinking about going down to middleweight lately. I haven’t totally made up...
  28. UFC 153: Glover Teixeira talks accepting the Rampage Jackson fight and the Shogun controversy
    Glover Teixeira is one of the prospects the UFC had its eye on for an incredibly long time, but hurdle after hurdle got in the way of his signing with the world's largest promotion. Teixeira spoke...
  29. RFA signs UFC veteran and top bantamweight prospect to exclusive multi-fight deals
    The Resurrection Fighting Alliance (RFA) added two more names to its ever growing stable of fighters last week when it announced that it had signed both UFC veteran Tyson Griffin (15-6) and top...
  30. Showtime Sports Boss Denies Existence of List of Strikeforce Fighters Blocked From UFC
    Showtime Sports president Stephen Espinoza on Monday denied the existence of a list of Strikeforce fighters that are banned from signing with the UFC during the lifetime of the Strikeforce-Showtime...
  31. ABC demurs on half-point system in pilot program, scoring criteria modified
    A committee formed to assess the effectiveness of a half-point MMA scoring system has recommended the Association of Boxing Commissions stick with the current 10-point must system. In a report...
  32. Rampage Jackson: Forrest Griffin is a little crybaby and Chael Sonnen sucks
    "Tito won. Forrest even knew it, that's why he ran out of the cage like a little crybaby like he always does. C'mon. Somebody told him, 'Forrest, get your ass back to the cage! You won, idiot! We're...
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  33. Vitor Belfort vs Chris Weidman? 'The Phenom' gunning for an 'All American' showdown
    Undefeated top 185-pound prospect Chris Weidman (9-0), who recently smashed fellow contender Mark Munoz at UFC on FUEL TV 4, is ready for a crack at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)...
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  34. John Lineker vs. Yasuhiro Urushitani tapped for UFC 151
    Hopefully John Lineker (19-6 MMA, 0-1 UFC) will have backup this time. After a difficult trip from Brazil to New Jersey for UFC on FOX 3, Lineker, who was defeated by Louis Gaudinot in his octagon...
  35. Bruce Lee claimed as 'father' of Mixed Martial Arts
    Of all the credits attached to the name Bruce Lee, one of the bolder claims made in the documentary I Am Bruce Lee, is that he was the de facto father of Mixed Martial Arts LINK TO ARTICLE (BBC NEWS)...
  36. Chael Sonnen responds to "Rampage" Jackson: "He should stick to violating female reporters"
    Quinton "Rampage" Jackson had some harsh comments toward Chael Sonnen following Sonnen's UFC 148 loss to Anderson Silva. The comments he made to MMA Elite were in part a response to some of the...
  37. Vinny Magalhaes vs Igor Pokrajac at 152
    Vinny Magalhaes (9-5 MMA, 0-2 UFC) appears to have an opponent for his UFC return. Fresh off the news "The Ultimate Fighter 8" runner-up and M-1 champion has re-signed with the promotion, he's now...
  38. The Association Of Boxing Commissions Makes Significant Changes To The Unified Rules Of MMA
    Last year, BE's Dallas Winston covered the annual Association of Boxing Commission (ABC) annual conference. For MMA fans, the most impactful ruling to come out of the 2011 conference was the trial...
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  39. 'TUF: Brazil' winners Rony 'Jason,' Cezar 'Mutante' expected for UFC 153 in Rio
    The first winners of "The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil" have their next fight dates set. Rony "Jason" Mariano Bezerra (11-3 MMA, 1-0 UFC) and Cezar "Mutante" Ferreira (5-2 MMA, 1-0 UFC) are expected to...
  40. Pat Healy: ‘I’ve Earned a (Strikeforce) Title Shot’
    “I think I’m putting together a lot of momentum and my game is real solid right now,” said Healy. “I think I’ll be a tough fight for anybody. I think I’ve earned a title shot – more so than anybody...
  41. Anderson Silva's camp wants Luke Rockhold next, not Hector Lombard or Chris Weidman
    FUEL TV's "UFC Tonight" broke down the situation, where they reported some comments that were recently made by Anderson Silva's management. "One of Anderson Silva's managers said that one of the...
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  42. Forget Anderson Silva – UFC 149's Hector Lombard wants Mark Munoz after Tim Boetsch
    CALGARY, Alberta, Canada – Hector Lombard hasn't even had his first fight in the UFC yet, and he's up to four opponents. Sort of. Lombard (31-2-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) originally was set to debut against...
  43. Josh Koscheck vs. Jake Ellenberger Set as UFC 151 Co-Main Event
    UFC 151 has its co-main event, as perennial welterweight contender Josh Koscheck will square off with recent top 10 entry Jake Ellenberger. The UFC confirmed on Wednesday that the two have verbally...
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  44. UFC 149's Brian Ebersole happy to stay busy with short-notice fight against James Head
    Brian Ebersole could get used to this whole fighting-every-month thing. The veteran welterweight was coming off a hard-fought unanimous decision win over T.J. Waldburger at UFC on FX 4 this past...
  45. 'Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy' ratings: Event averages 420,000 Showtime viewers
    Ratings for this past weekend's "Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy" event were largely in tune with this year's average. The July 13 event averaged 420,000 viewers on Showtime, MMAjunkie.com today...
  46. Lumumba Sayers vs. Anthony Smith added to August's 'Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman'
    A middleweight matchup between heavy-handed sluggers Lumumba Sayers (6-2 MMA, 2-1 SF) and Anthony Smith (16-8 MMA, 1-1 SF) has been added to August's "Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman" event....
  47. Junior Assuncao out, Chris Tickle in against Doug Frey at Legacy FC 13
    One UFC vet has replaced another at next month's Legacy Fighting Championship 13 event. "The Ultimate Fighter 15" cast member Chris Tickle (7-5) has replaced injured Junior Assuncao (13-5), promoter...
  48. Jose Aldo vs. Erik Koch set to headline UFC 153 in Brazil
    UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo (21-1 MMA, 3-0 UFC) and challenger Erik Koch (13-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC) will meet at UFC 153 in Brazil. The bout, originally slated to headline this weekend's UFC 149...
  49. UFC wants Cung Le vs. Rich Franklin at UFC on FUEL TV 6 in Macau
    If Cung Le (8-2 MMA, 1-1 UFC) is able to fight at UFC on FUEL TV 6 in Macau, it'll be against fellow middleweight Rich Franklin (29-6 MMA, 14-5 UFC). The fighters initially were slated to fight at...
  50. Cristiano Marcello vs. Reza Madadi added to UFC 153 in Brazil
    "The Ultimate Fighter 15" cast member Cristiano Marcello (12-4 MMA, 0-1 UFC) will fight in his home country and meet fellow lightweight Reza Madadi (12-2 MMA, 1-0 UFC) at UFC 153. UFC officials today...
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