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  1. Magalhaes 2.0 trades sloppy for bold
    Vinny Magalhaes is a world-class grappler. That much was obvious from his run through "The Ultimate Fighter" season 8 cast, where he submitted everyone he faced leading up to the final, including...
  2. 'The Ultimate Fighter: India' official for 2013 debut
    UFC officials today announced that the promotion has partnered with India's SONY SIX to produce "The Ultimate Fighter: India," which will air on the channel in 2013. "We are very excited to partner...
  3. Lyoto Machida Says He Has 'A Big Surprise' Coming
    After UFC 153 completely fell apart yesterday, everyone and their dog has been talked about to fill the gaping holes in the card. One of the most talked-about guys was Lyoto Machida, since he doesn't...
  4. Machida hints at Teixeira vs Wanderlei fight
    Lyoto Machida may have shed light on the UFC's answer to Tuesday's injury withdrawals from the 153 card, after claiming a surprise is coming for MMA fans. UFC 153 was rocked by injuries to Jose Aldo...
  5. Rumor: Wanderlei Silva Vs. Chael Sonnen Possible For UFC 153 Main Event
    As you know by now, UFC 153 capsized and doesn't have its main event or co-main event. Jose Aldo has a foot injury and is out of his title fight with Frankie Edgar, and Quinton Jackson's shoulder...
  6. Bellator Current HW Champ Cole Konrad Possibly Retires
    Former Gophers NCAA heavyweight champion wrestler Cole Konrad, who won $100,000 as defending Bellator mixed martial arts champion, has retired from fighting and taken a job with North Central Trading...
  7. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira vs. Dave Herman Targeted for UFC 153
    Sep 12, 2012 - The new UFC 153 fight card is slowly starting to come together. A day after the card lost its main event and co-main event, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Dave Herman have verbally...
  8. UFC Quick Quote: Brian Stann won't last as long as a virgin on prom night
    "A stupid mistake aside, I mince Brian Stann's arse like burger meat nine times out of 10. I've not seen too much evolution in his game. He's the same guy, someone who will always be dangerous but...
  9. Chris Leben vs Karlos Vemola at UFC 155
    Dana White said recently he's pulling for Chris Leben when the suspended middleweight returns. Now that return has a date. Leben (22-8 MMA, 12-7 UFC), whose suspension will be lifted in November,...
  10. USA TODAY: Anderson Silva vs. Stephan Bonnar headlines UFC 153
    With his career winding down, Ultimate Fighting Championship veteran Stephan Bonnar (14-7 MMA, 8-6 UFC) has been begging for a big fight. Now he's got it. USA TODAY Sports has confirmed with company...
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  11. Big Nog/Herman, Teixeira/Maldonaldo added to Rio card
    ~LINK~ Just a day after being hit by two major injuries, the UFC 153 card planned for Rio has bounced back with not two but three huge new fights. Already 2-0 in the UFC at light heavyweight, pound...
  12. Season 7 heavyweight tourney field, full fight card set for Bellator 75 in Hammond, Ind.
    The field for Bellator's Season 7 heavyweight tournament is set – and the eight-man field may be thinking about a little more than just the $100,000 winner's prize. On Wednesday, news broke that...
  13. Alan Belcher vs Yushin Okami rematch scheduled for UFC 155
    UFC 155 just got even more stacked. A rematch between Middleweight contenders Alan Belcher and Yushin Okami has been verbally agreed for the December 29 event. News of the fight was confirmed by...
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  14. Report: Rustam Khabilov To Debut Against Vinc Pichel At The TUF 16 Finale
    There were reports circulating earlier this summer that Russian prospect and combat sambo champion, Rustam Khabilov, had signed with the UFC, but there was nothing in the way of confirmation until...
  15. Anderson Silva opens as more than 13-to-1 favorite vs. Stephan Bonnar at UFC 153
    ~LINK~ Move over, Matt Serra. There's a bigger underdog in town. Early lines on UFC 153's new main event, which features a light-heavyweight non-title bout between middleweight champ Anderson Silva...
  16. Rebney explains contract matching in wake of Tyson Nam ordeal
    ~LINK~ Bellator chief Bjorn Rebney said his promotion was trying to give Tyson Nam an opportunity when it greenlighted a fight with bantamweight champ Eduardo Dantas – despite having released the...
  17. Report: DREAM parent company closes shop, effectively ending Japanese promotion
    The DREAM era basically has been dead for months, but the final nail in the coffin likely has been pounded in. According to a report from AsianMMA.com, DREAM's remaining parent company, Real...
  18. People Who Complain About What Happened to UFC 153 Need to Understand the Big Picture
    So after Wednesday, after UFC was dealt a hand of lemons the day before when the top two matches at UFC 153 fell apart within hours of each other, and came out of it with lemonade, I woke up to some...
  19. Dana White’s Anger With Jones And Jackson Reignited
    link “The Jon Jones piece of meat (expletive) thing. When I see him in (expletive) Toronto, that’s the first (expletive) thing we’re going to talk about. Piece of meat? Give me a (expletive) break....
  20. Dana White: Chael Sonnen in full camp, expecting UFC 152 fight with Jon Jones
    LAS VEGAS – Chael Sonnen (28-12-1 MMA, 6-5 UFC) isn't giving up on the possibility of fighting Jon Jones (16-1 MMA, 10-1 UFC) just yet. According to UFC President Dana White, Sonnen is anticipating...
  21. Dana White Says Lyoto Machida Is Fighting Dan Henderson Next
    It appears that two men who thought they had title shots in their back pocket could be facing each other next. At a UFC luncheon, Dana White was discussing Lyoto Machida, who earned a title shot at...
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  22. Bisping: Weidman undeserving of No. 1 status after beating 'an out-of-shape fat man'
    LAS VEGAS – UFC middleweight contender isn't looking past his UFC 152 opponent, Brian Stann. But with what appears to be a bit of a four-man tournament lining up in the UFC's middleweight division –...
  23. Episode No. 1 recap: 'The Ultimate Fighter 16: Team Carwin vs. Team Nelson'
    As "The Ultimate Fighter 16: Team Carwin vs. Team Nelson" opens up, 32 welterweight fighters make their way into Las Vegas' Mandalay Bay Events Center. UFC President Dana White is already in the...
  24. Krzysztof Soszynski Returns Against Ednaldo Oliveira At UFC On FX 6
    The UFC's final FX card of 2012 has its first preliminary card addition to the December 15th Australian show. TUF alum and crowd-pleaser Krzysztof Soszynski is returning to action following an...
  25. UFC Hackers Busted; Dana White Says, ‘We’ll See How Tough They Really Are!’
    After hackers involved in compromising the UFC's website and company president Dana White's personal info, White told MMAWeekly.com, “We will see how tough they really are now!” LINK
  26. Dana White Objects To Headline, Interacts With Fans Online
    Since taking over as head of the promotion, UFC President Dana White has asserted himself as the face of the company. His abrasive and uncouth straight-talk is now a staple of the UFC package. Most...
  27. Nick Ring vs. Constantinos Philippou Added to UFC 154: St-Pierre vs. Condit
    The latest bout added to the Montreal event is a pivotal middleweight showdown between Canadian Nick Ring and American Constantinos Philippou. Ring (13-1) is looking to build his momentum back up...
  28. Rich Attonito to face Gunnar Nelson following injury to Pascal Krauss
    Gunnar Nelson’s father has revealed via twitter that Pascal Krauss has been forced to withdraw from UFC in Nottingham later this month, and that Gunnar will now face Rich Attonito, who has agreed to...
  29. Tyrone Spong Signs Deal With World Series of Fighting
    mmafighting Sep 15, 2012 - Tyrone Spong, who for years has been one of the top 209-pound kickboxers in the world, has officially signed with the new World Series of Fighting organization. He has...
  30. Georges St-Pierre Signs Endorsement Deal with NOS Energy, Part of the Coca-Cola Family
    The discussion of MMA going ‘mainstream’ can cover a varied list of ideas in any given arena. Sometimes it’s just getting more outlets like ESPN to cover MMA on television, while in other avenues it...
  31. DaMarques Johnson, not Rich Attonito, meets Gunnar Nelson at UFC on FUEL TV 5
    DaMarques Johnson (16-11 MMA, 4-5 UFC), not Rich Attonito (10-5 MMA, 3-2 UFC), will meet Gunnar Nelson (9-0-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) later this month at UFC on FUEL TVF 5, MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com)...
  32. Sarah Kaufman scratches from Invicta FC 3, Kaitlin Young now rematches Leslie Smith
    Former Strikeforce champion Sarah Kaufman (15-2) has pulled out of next month's Invicta 3 event due to an injury, officials today announced. Her opponent, Kaitlin Young (7-6-1), now will rematch...
  33. TUF 16 Debuts to Lowest TV Ratings for an Ultimate Fighter Premiere Episode
    The Ultimate Fighter 16: Team Carwin vs. Team Nelson season premier TV ratings are in, notching this season’s first episode at 947,000 viewers on FX. MMAWeekly.com confirmed the ratings with industry...
  34. New Jersey trainer pleads guilty to falsifying pre-fight medical paperwork
    A New Jersey-based trainer pleaded guilty today to falsifying medical paperwork so his fighters could fight without undergoing pre-bout physicals. The state attorney general office will recommend...
  35. Brunson, Osterneck, Silva, Hicks among 120 hopefuls at 'TUF 17' open tryouts
    LAS VEGAS – Four-time Strikeforce veteran Derek Brunson, UFC veterans Nissen Osterneck and Jay Silva, and six-time WEC veteran Marcus Hicks were among more than 120 middleweight and light-heavyweight...
  36. UFC unveils online availability for 'The Ultimate Fighter: Australia vs. UK'
    The season debut of "The Ultimate Fighter: Australia vs UK," which has also been dubbed "TUF: TheSmashes," will be available worldwide beginning this Thursday. While FX holds the TV rights in...
  37. Zorobabel Moreira Faces Kotetsu Boku at One FC 6 for Promotion’s Inaugural Lightweight Title
    According to sources close to the event, Zorobabel Moreira will square off against Kotetsu Boku for the promotion’s inaugural 155-pound belt at One FC 6 “Rise of Kings,” which takes place at...
  38. Gold Coast Selected as Location for TUF: The Smashes Finale at UFC on FX 6
    With the premiere episode of TUF: Australia vs. UK “The Smashes” right around the corner, the UFC on Monday announced that the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre in Broadbeach, Queensland,...
  39. 'Mayday' eyes December return, history
    Michael McDonald won’t be 22 years old until January. There’s a chance -- if the cards fall in his favor, and his hand is healthy enough to chin-hunt, and UFC matchmakers throw him a bone -- that by...
  40. You'll Never Guess How They Chose The Location For UFC ON FX 5
    As you would expect from the head of a billion-dollar business, Ultimate Fighting Championship CEO Lorenzo Fertitta does not take the future of his Las Vegas-based company for granted, and each...
  41. Not in joking mood, Bisping fires back at fellow UFC 152 fighter Benavidez
    Things could get a little chilly in the locker rooms at UFC 152 – at least if Michael Bisping and Joseph Benavidez are sharing space. Putting it mildly, Bisping didn't appreciate the UFC flyweight's...
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  42. Bobby Green vs. Jorge Masvidal targeted for 'Strikeforce: Cormier vs. Mir'
    An intriguing lightweight fight between Bobby Green (19-5 MMA, 4-1 SF) and Jorge Masvidal (23-7 MMA, 5-1 SF) is being targeted for November's "Strikeforce: Cormier vs. Mir" event. MMAjunkie.com...
  43. Frank Mir injured, out of Strikeforce heavyweight fight against Daniel Cormier
    ~LINK~ Frank Mir (16-6 MMA, 14-6 UFC) will not fight Daniel Cormier (10-0 MMA, 7-0 SF), as it turns out. An undisclosed injury has forced the ex-UFC champ to withdraw from "Strikeforce: Cormier vs....
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  44. ESPN Outside The Lines piece on Vitor Belfort
    And the fighter prays. Vitor Belfort, UFC middleweight, cinches the prayer circle with his dangerous hands. Wife, children, cousin, pastor, reporter. It is nighttime in Rio de Janeiro, July, behind...
  45. Belfort and the shelf life of a 'Phenom'
    Vitor Belfort is the longest-tenured UFC fighter, an ante-Zuffaian heirloom who was Jon Jones long before there was a Jon Jones. If he’s distinguished, it’s because he’s learned to adapt within the...
  46. Benavidez, Johnson poised to make history
    Joseph Benavidez and Demetrious Johnson are so very similar that it just makes sense they'll meet this Saturday at UFC 152 in Toronto for the opportunity to become the organization's first flyweight...
  47. 'UFC on FOX 5: Henderson vs. Diaz' main card set, tickets on sale Oct. 5
    he main card is set for December's UFC on FOX 5 event, which features a championship headliner between lightweight titleholder Benson Henderson (17-2 MMA, 5-0 UFC) and challenger Nate Diaz (16-7 MMA,...
  48. With Frank Mir Out, Andrei Arlovski Offers To Fight Daniel Cormier
    As of two days ago Frank Mir became the latest Zuffa fighter to suffer an injury, the Strikeforce superfight between him and Daniel Cormier was off the cards. There's no replacement yet, but Fabricio...
  49. Strikeforce Veteran Lyle Beerbohm Signs With World Series Of Fighting
    The upstart promotion World Series of Fighting continues to add to their roster as they prepare for the curtain raising card on November 3rd. Having won his last 4 fights, 3 by way of submission,...
  50. Anderson says win or lose to Bonnar, he may not return to middleweight
    After years of dominating the UFC middleweight division, champ Anderson Silva doesn’t seem to have the interest in continually proving to be the king of the 185 pounders. During a recent interview...
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