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Rampage Jackson Debut Propels Bellator to Season’s Second-Best TV Ratings
Quinton "Rampage" Jackson proved his drawing power at Bellator 108, propelling the promotion to its second-best TV ratings of the season.
UFC Fight Night 32 drug tests come back clean
Although it declined to put a number on the fighters tested, the Brazilian MMA athletic commission (CABMMA) on Monday announced that drug tests for UFC Fight Night 32 came back negative.
Hendricks' manager said GSP retiring without rematch would be disrepectful
Ted Ehrhardt, manager of Johny Hendricks and founder of Team Takedown, said that "no respectful champion would want to go out on those terms" in reference to reports that Georges St-Pierre plans to retire without giving Hendricks a rematch.
Rogan: GSP should retire, Hendricks get title
UFC announcer Joe Rogan told Opie and Anthony that champion Georges St-Pierre should retire and Johny Hendricks should get the belt.
Keith Kizer responds to Dana White's post-UFC 167 comments about 'atrocious' commission
NSAC executive director Keith Kizer on UFC president Dana White's post-UFC 167 rant, 't's more about Dana's comments than anything else, not about the scoring.'
GSP locked in lawsuit with ex-manager
Stephane Patry, the former manager of UFC Welterweight champ Georges St-Pierre, says that GSP is currently bogged down in litigation with another ex-manager.
Tyron Woodley says American Top Team welterweights are in a race for UFC title
It’s nothing new in MMA – by and large, teammates don’t like to fight teammates. Had Rory MacDonald beaten Robbie Lawler on Saturday at UFC 167, a win by teammate Georges St-Pierre may have just been the next big situation with a teammate/friend/training partner asked to fight his gym brethren. Lawler put a stop to that in a big way with an upset win over MacDonald. But all that did was keep American Top Team welterweights on the rise in the UFC. Right before Lawler’s win, Tyron Woodley won the “Knockout of the Night” bonus by decimating Josh Koscheck in the first round. Along with recent welterweight addition Hector Lombard and fellow UFC 167 winner Jason High, ATT has its 170-pounders rocking. So what happens down the road if one of them has to go through the other to get to a title?
NSAC head sees no cause for concern with scoring in St-Pierre vs. Hendricks fight at UFC 167
The Nevada State Athletic Commission’s executive director remains confident in the performance of his officials despite another controversial set of scores at UFC 167. In the headliner of the UFC’s 20th anniversary event, judges Tony Weeks and Sal D’Amato handed down tallies of 48-47 in favor of Georges St-Pierre, who retained his welterweight title over Johny Hendricks. A third judge, Glenn Trowbridge, saw the fight as 48-47 for Hendricks...
'Irked' by Rory MacDonald, Ben Askren says he'd fight him for free and retire if he lost
With Dana White contesting the admission of "Funky" to the UFC, the former Bellator champ puts out a big offer.
UFC 167 medical suspensions: Johny Hendricks gets potential six-month term
Welterweight champ Georges St-Pierre might be taking a hiatus from the sport, but officially he’ll be cleared to return to the cage in less than three months.
UFC 169 Officially Set for Feb.1 with Two Title Fights
Two world title fights headline UFC 169, the promotion's return to Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014.
Mario Yamasaki: 'I thought Hendricks dominated the fight'
The referee of the controversial UFC 167 main event thought that Johny Hendricks dominated the fight with Georges St. Pierre and was surprised GSP got the nod.
Firas Zahabi: Fifth round won Georges St-Pierre fight against Johny Hendricks
Georges St-Pierre‘s longtime trainer believes the welterweight champ’s recent fight with Johny Hendricks was decided in the fifth round.
Ali Bagautinov says Arnold Schwarzenegger dictated his UFC 167 gameplan
Ali Bagautinov‘s nickname, “Puncher King,” leaves little question as to his preferred plan of attack. But as the Russian flyweight walked to the cage on Saturday night, a quick observation led him to take a different approach.
GSP's father fine, near death rumor false
Montreal's La Presse reports that GSP's father is in fine health and not at all on the verge of death as TMZ suggested.
TMZ reports that an unplanned pregnancy and father's ill health are GSP's personal issues
The gossip site TMZ is reporting that the personal problems UFC champion Georges St-Pierre spoke of following his UFC 167 bout with Johny Hendricks are an unplanned pregnancy and his father's ill health.
Chael Sonnen Moving Back to Middleweight: “I’ve Always Struggled at 205"
Chael Sonnen will be moving back to Middleweight following his loss to Rashad Evans at UFC 167 in Las Vegas on Saturday night.
NSAC announces Dec. 2 workshop to solicit input on regulation changes
When Georges St-Pierre was announced as a split-decision winner over Johny Hendricks in the main event of this past Saturday’s UFC 167 event, fans, fighters and even UFC President Dana White had all kinds of suggestions for the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Now they’ll have a chance to address the commission face to face.
Drew Dober replaces injured Sergio Moraes – draws Sean Spencer for UFC debut at TUF 18 Finale
The injury bug has hit the TUF 18 Finale card – although a ready-made replacement was waiting in the wings. Drew Dober (14-4) will replace the injured Sergio Moraes and will now meet Sean Spencer (10-2) on the TUF 18 Finale card. Sources close to the event today told MMAOpinion.co.uk of the news, although the UFC have yet to officially confirm the fight at this point. MMAJunkie.com originally reported news of Moraes’ injury earlier this week. Moraes was initially scheduled to fight Zak Cummings before an injury put a spanner in the works. Spencer stepped up to take the fight but it now seems that an injury will stop the TUF Brazil competitor from competing on American soil for only the second time in his career.
Tiequan Zhang, Ao Hailin named as TUF Coaches
While, just last week, the cast and crew were announced for the UFC's Ultimate Fighter China season the competing coaches have finally been named.
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