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  1. Velasquez thinks UFC champ Dos Santos getting caught up in Overeem's trash talk
    Cain Velasquez thinks UFC heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos is getting too caught up in Alistair Overeem's trash talk and should focus on other things – like fighting him. "As a champion, you...
  2. Underdog status just fine with Ed Herman against Jake Shields at UFC 150
    Ed Herman has been living up to his "Short Fuse" nickname since a return this past year from a lengthy injury layoff. The cast member of Season 3 of "The Ultimate Fighter" has been getting in and...
  3. Strikeforce talking to ex-champ Cristiane 'Cyborg' Santos about drop to bantamweight
    The one-year suspension of Cristiane 'Cyborg' Santos (10-1 MMA, 4-0 SF) ends in mid-December, and Strikeforce officials are already looking at her next move. It's a possible move down in weight to...
  4. Frankie Edgar sees 'massive changes' in UFC 150 rematch with Benson Henderson
    Frankie Edgar may have yet another rematch ahead of him Saturday, but he has no designs on things being remotely the same this time around. Edgar meets Benson Henderson in the main event of UFC 150...
  5. 'Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy' officially draws 4,186 attendance, $133k gate
    This past month's "Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy" event officially drew 4,186 attendees for a $132,905 live gate. Of the 4,186 attendees, 61 percent (2,561) received complimentary admission....
  6. 'Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy' salaries: Rockhold, Lawler top $646K payroll
    Current Strikeforce middleweight champ Luke Rockhold and ex-champ Robbie Lawler took home the biggest paydays at "Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy." Newly minted Strikeforce welterweight champ Nate...
  7. Hector Lombard Says He Fought Injured Against Tim Boetsch at UFC 149
    Former Bellator champion turned UFC middleweight Hector Lombard has now revealed he wasn’t nearly 100-percent as he headed into his Octagon debut against Tim Boetsch at UFC 149. Following a...
  8. Jon Fitch Calls B.J. Penn a 'Coward,' Says He's Not Welcome at AKA
    Jon Fitch clearly still wants a rematch with B.J. Penn. And he doesn't want the future UFC Hall of Famer anywhere near the American Kickboxing Academy gym. The veteran welterweight is scheduled to...
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  9. Frank Trigg Arrested on Charges of Domestic Violence
    mmafighting Aug 9, 2012 - Former UFC welterweight and one-time MMA commentator Frank Trigg has been arrested on charges of battery domestic violence with strangulation. Prommanow.com was the first...
  10. Roy Nelson on 'TUF 16' drama: Dana White 'wants to be a fighter, and he's not'
    It sure didn't take long for Roy Nelson to make waves on the set of "The Ultimate Fighter 16." UFC President Dana White said this past week that the "TUF 10" winner and coach of the reality show's...
  11. Isaac Vallie-Flagg vs. Adriano Martins added to 'Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Healy'
    A second lightweight bout has been added to "Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Healy." Officials today announced that Isaac Vallie-Flagg (13-3-1 MMA, 2-0 SF) vs. Adriano Martins (23-6 MMA, 0-0 SF) is set for...
  12. UFC on FOX 4 salaries: Rua, Machida top event's $963,000 payroll
    The full UFC on FOX 4 paydays (the commission combined purses and win bonuses into one amount) included: The full UFC on FUEL TV 4 payouts included: Mauricio "Shogun" Rua: $240,000 (includes $70,000...
  13. Firas Zahabi: Georges St-Pierre told me he wants to fight Anderson Silva
    Today’s “The MMA Show with Mauro Ranallo” podcast featured an interview with Firas Zahabi, head trainer at TriStar gym, who talked about a prospective super fight between Georges St-Pierre and...
  14. Report: B.J. Penn Vs. Rory MacDonald Set For UFC On Fox 5
    Tonight on MMA Uncensored, after addressing Jon Fitch's comments about Penn, Nate Quarry had a startling revelation: Oh my God, talk about a ridiculous thing to say - calling B.J. Penn a "coward"....
  15. Quinn Mulhern announces 'Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Healy' fight with Jorge Santiago
    Quinn Mulhern (18-2 MMA, 3-1 SF) will return to the Strikeforce cage on Sept. 29 for a welterweight bout with veteran Jorge Santiago (25-10 MMA, 2-0 SF). Mulhern announced the fight via Twitter,...
  16. Jeremy Stephens vs. Yves Edwards Verbally Agreed for UFC on FX 5
    A pair of veteran Octagon lightweights will throw down at the upcoming UFC on FX 5 show when Jeremy Stephens meets Yves Edwards in Minnesota. Sources close to the bout confirmed to MMAWeekly.com that...
  17. NSAC's Keith Kizer: 'No Way' for Alistair Overeem to Apply Early for License
    Speaking optimistically about his future, Alistair Overeem said on Thursday night's MMA Uncensored Live on Spike TV that he and his team would soon go in front of the Nevada state athletic commission...
  18. MFC 34: Total Recall Weigh-In Results
    The Maximum Fighting Championship’s main event for MFC 34: Total Recall has been reduced to a three-round, non-title affair after Adam Lynn missed weight during the official weigh-in. Lynn (17-9) was...
  19. UFC 150 Weigh In Results
    Six months ago, Benson Henderson defeated Frankie Edgar to become the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s fifth lightweight titleholder. Now, he must do so a second time to remain at the top. Henderson...
  20. Bellator signs big time MMA Veteran Renato "Babalu" Sobral
    Babalu to Bellator Recently signed fight veteran Renato "Babalu" Sobral to appear in Tournament 8 possibly even Tournament 7, unfortunately not signed early enough to settle beef with Lombard.
  21. Massachusetts commission reviews controversial bout, will discuss rule changes
    The Massachusetts State Athletic Commission said it will look into modifying its rules following a controversial amateur bout that took place in April. "The commission agreed it deserves careful...
  22. Dana White Confirms Nate Diaz To Get Next Shot At Lightweight Title
    Benson Henderson and Frankie Edgar will fight once again for the Lightweight title in the main event of UFC 150. The two first met at UFC 144 in Japan where Henderson was able to win the title with a...
  23. UFC 150 results, analysis, bonuses: Champ Henderson ekes out split decision vs. Edgar
    Article link At least on the scorecards, Benson Henderson vs. Frankie Edgar II was closer than the first. But in the end, two of three judges scored the bout in favor of champ Henderson, who...
  24. South Carolina fighter Tyrone Mims dies after amateur debut
    theUG Last night at Conflict MMA Promotions: Fight Night @ The Point VI, in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina, Tyrone Mimms made his amateur debut vs. Blake Poore, at a catch weight of 180, on the second...
  25. Jason "Mayhem" Miller Arrested Inside Church BUCK NAKED
    Recently-axed UFC fighter Jason "Mayhem" Miller was arrested today in Orange County, TMZ has learned -- after allegedly breaking into a church, spraying a fire extinguisher all over the place, and...
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  26. Initial autopsy results inconclusive on South Carolina amateur fighter
    The official cause of death for Tyrone Mims is yet undetermined. An initial autopsy on the fighter was inconclusive, said Charleston (S.C.) County Coroner Rae Wooten. "Our findings don't reveal any...
  27. Dana White Regrets Mayhem Miller Twitter War
    Neither UFC president Dana White nor former UFC fighter Jason “Mayhem” Miller is known for holding his tongue when it comes to a war of words. The two recently went head to head on Twitter in an...
  28. Ronda Rousey is the One Girl Dana White Could See Fighting in the UFC
    UFC president Dana White has long said that the women’s side of mixed martial arts is still lagging too far behind to include women’s weight classes in the UFC Octagon. He’s still of that same mind,...
  29. Cris Cyborg wants Ronda Rousey fight, requests 140-pound catchweight
    Previously, Gina Carano and Cristiane Santos laid claim to the first ever women's super fight, for lack of a better term, when the two tangled way back in Aug. 2009 at Strikeforce: "Carano vs....
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  30. Anderson Silva Taking Rest Of 2012 Off, Looking At Early 2013 Return
    http://www.bloodyelbow.com/2012/8/13/3240225/anderson-silva-taking-rest-of-2012-off-looking-at-early-2013-return "Anderson said he wants to take some time off until after the end of this year, and...
  31. Sarah Kaufman: No nerves for Ronda Rousey armbar ahead of Strikeforce title fight
    Sarah Kaufman has a pretty good idea of how Ronda Rousey would like their Saturday fight to go. Including three amateur fights, Rousey (5-0 MMA, 3-0 SF) has finished all eight of her MMA opponents...
  32. Ellenberger vs. Hieron official as UFC 151 co-headliner, broadcast schedule set
    The full UFC 151 card includes: MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET) -Champ Jon Jones vs. Dan Henderson (for light-heavyweight title) -Jake Ellenberger vs. Jay Hieron -Dennis Siver vs. Eddie Yagin...
  33. UFC 150 ratings: FX prelims fall below 1 million viewers
    The roller-coaster ratings for FX's UFC preliminary-card broadcasts continue. The most recent two-hour broadcast, which coincided with this past weekend's UFC 150 event, fell below 1 million viewers....
  34. Ed Soares Named President of Resurrection Fighting Alliance
    MMA Manager Ed Soares has been named the new president of Resurrection Fighting Alliance. Soares confirmed the news with MMAFighting.com on Tuesday. Soares, who manages the likes of Anderson Silva,...
  35. Pat Curran Injured, Out of Bellator 73
    The summer of injuries has now touched Bellator Fighting Championships as well. Bellator featherweight champion Pat Curran has been forced out of his scheduled title fight against Patricio ‘Pitbull’...
  36. Pat Curran forced out of Bellator 73 title fight vs. Patricio Freire with broken orbital bone
    A sparring injury has forced Pat Curran (17-4 MMA, 7-1 BFC) to withdraw from his first scheduled title defense against Patricio "Pitbull" Freire (17-1 MMA, 5-1 BFC) at Bellator 73. A Bellator...
  37. Shlemenko Confirms With 100% Certainty That Fighters Fake Injuries To Avoid Bad Match Ups
    “I can tell you for sure, 100%, I know why there are so many injuries. I personally find UFC fights not as exciting because of all those injuries. There are a lot of background tactics around who’s...
  38. Chael Sonnen moves to 205, gets rematch with Forrest Griffin at UFC's year-end show
    After hinting that he might move up from middleweight to light heavyweight following his loss to Anderson Silva in July, Chael Sonnen has announced the move – and his opponent. Sonnen will make the...
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  39. UFC on FOX 5 gets Henderson-Diaz title fight, Gustafsson-Rua, Penn-MacDonald
    (This story appeared in Wednesday's edition of USA TODAY.) Ultimate Fighting Championship's lightweight title will be defended on network television. USA TODAY Sports and MMAjunkie.com...
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  40. Following Tyrone Mims' death, Conflict MMA plans memorial event, trust fund for children
    Following the death of Tyrone Mims this past weekend following a Conflict MMA Promotions event in South Carolina, company officials plan to honor the amateur fighter at their next show. Shortly after...
  41. 'Lelo' Aurelio scratches from Bellator 73, Oselukwue now meets Tiller
    Marcus "Lelo" Aurelio (6-1 MMA, 0-0 BFC) has scratched from next week's promotional debut at Bellator 73, and his original opponent, Amaechi Oselukwue (3-6 MMA, 1-0 BFC), now meets replacement Kelvin...
  42. UFC 150 medical suspensions: Henderson out indefinitely pending clearance
    The Colorado Division of Professions and Occupations' Office of Boxing medically suspended eight fighters following UFC 150. Most notably, UFC lightweight champ Benson Henderson earned an indefinite...
  43. Shinya Aoki moved to October's 'ONE FC 6: Rise of Kings' opposite Arnaud Lepont
    Shinya Aoki (30-6) will not, in fact, be headlining August's "ONE FC 5: Pride of a Nation" event. Promotion officials today announced that the former DREAM champ is now slated to fight Arnaud Lepont...
  44. Gray Maynard Thinks Nate Diaz Will Win the Belt; Gunning for Trilogy and TUF 17 Slot
    The UFC lightweight division has been in a bottleneck in terms of the contenders race due to several rematches and one draw that forced a lot of top fighters to wait for their chance to compete for...
  45. Stann responds to allegations of faking injuries
    Quick rebuttal
  46. Penn gives insight as to why Rory pulled out
    linkage “I know the reason why Rory pulled out on September 22nd. The cut is a detail but I know the reason why he pulled out is because he knew he wasn’t gonna win."
  47. Randy Couture Not Coming Back to Fighting ‘Unless Steven Seagal Wants to Sign Up’
    One of the most common questions has to be ‘is there any fight that would draw you back into the Octagon?’. Well, leave it to Randy Couture to spice things up and throw out another action star’s...
  48. UFC on FOX 5 odds: Champ Henderson opens as heavy favorite over Diaz
    The oddsmakers are heavily favoring UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson in his next title defense. As MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) first reported Wednesday, Henderson (17-2 MMA, 5-0 UFC)...
  49. Ronda Rousey Blasts Cris Cyborg: Stop Doping And Meet Me at 135
    In an interview on TSN Radio's "The MMA Report with John Pollock," the outspoken bantamweight champion, who already has her hands full with Sarah Kaufman on Saturday night, spoke hypothetically about...
  50. Former UFC Fighter James McSweeney Stops Knife Wielding Thief in Las Vegas
    What McSweeney didn’t know when the night started however is that he would eventually have to turn hero when a thief decided to put a stop to their family fun. “My family’s in town right now in Las...
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