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Company handling drug test collection for Jones vs Teixeira named in lawsuit for mishandling NFL samples
Drug Free Sport, the company handling drug test collection for Jones vs. Teixeira is in some legal hot water via a lawsuit claiming they mishandled drug test samples to not lose the NFL as a client.
Submitted Apr 26, 2014 11:36AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
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Big Nog Tears ACL, Wants UFC Fight After Surgery
I don't know what the official tally is, but between the two brothers, they've gotta hold some kind of injury record.
Submitted Apr 25, 2014 11:16PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
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UFC champ Renan Barao retreats on controversy about salary complaints
The Brazilian said his answer was misunderstood when asked about his money to fight and he won't discuss his contract again with the media.
Submitted Apr 25, 2014 9:25PM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
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UFC 172 weigh-in results: Jon Jones, Glover Teixeira official for title fight
BALTIMORE – UFC 172 was on scene for today’s UFC 172 fighter weigh-ins, where all 20 competitors on the show made weight for Saturday’s card.
Submitted Apr 25, 2014 5:59PM by FastKnockout - 12 comments
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McCall vs. Pickett targeted for UFC Dublin
A few months after the UFC tried to book Brad Pickett vs. Ian McCall in London, the organization is working towards placing the flyweight fight on the upcoming UFC Dublin card later this summer, according to sources with knowledge of the situation. The promotion has yet to officially announce the fight.
Submitted Apr 25, 2014 4:03PM by MMAcca - 7 comments
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Following spinal fusion Dan Miller eyes UFC return
Bloody Elbow caught up with Dan Miler in Baltimore and found out where he's been and what he's been up to since he last fought in March 2013
Submitted Apr 25, 2014 1:24PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
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Gian Villante vs. Anthony Perosh in the works for UFC's debut in New Zealand
With a main event set, the UFC is working towards filling up its debut card in New Zealand.
Submitted Apr 24, 2014 8:27PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
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Arlovski targeted for bout with Brendan Schaub
MMAjunkie confirmed with a source close to negotiations that Arlovski is targeted for a UFC 174 bout opposite Brendan Schaub (10-3 MMA, 6-3 UFC). The source asked not to be named because he was not authorized to publicly discuss the matter.
Submitted Apr 24, 2014 8:12PM by FastKnockout - 15 comments
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Cerrone In Baltimore, Wants To Fill UFC 172 Injury Void
Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone, fought for three-minutes last weekend on “BIG” FOX. By the time he left the cage victorious, he was already campaigning for his next opponent. Anyone, anyplace, anytime, and he meant it. Yesterday we learned that Vagner Rocha backed out of his lightweight bout against Joe Ellenberger. With only three-days left before fight night, the UFC opted to remove the bout entirely, delaying the debut of, top UFC welterweight, Jake Ellenberger’s twin brother
Submitted Apr 24, 2014 8:00PM by airkerma - 12 comments
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Andrei Arlovski signs with UFC
The Ultimate Fighting Championship announced on Thursday night that a familiar face will be coming back to the octagon. Former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski has re-signed with the promotion after fighting outside of the UFC since 2008.
Submitted Apr 24, 2014 7:38PM by jakewalters - 17 comments
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Dana White: Anthony Johnson will be cut, issued lifetime ban if he misses weight for UFC 172
"Rumble's" weight needs to be on point tomorrow, if he doesn't want to face a lifetime ban from UFC.
Submitted Apr 24, 2014 5:42PM by FastKnockout - 17 comments
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Chris Camozzi vs. Bruno Santos booked for UFC 175 in Las Vegas
A middleweight bout between Chris Camozzi (19-7 MMA, 6-4 UFC) and Bruno Santos (13-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) is the latest addition to July’s UFC 175 lineup.
Submitted Apr 24, 2014 5:39PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
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Aljamain Sterling vs. Hugo Viana added to UFC Fight Night 45 in Atlantic City
UFC Fight Night 45, which marks the UFC’s return to Atlantic City, N.J., has its first fight.
Submitted Apr 24, 2014 5:38PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
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NSAC suspends Siver for 9 months
Dennis Siver has been suspended for nine months and fined 30% of his purse following his positive test following UFC 168.
Submitted Apr 24, 2014 5:36PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
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Dana White co-signs Ronda Rousey, says Cyborg Justino once looked like 'Wanderlei Silva in a dress and heels'
There are a number of topics unrelated to any particular UFC event that still manage to crawl into and embed themselves as the key signpost of conversation. At the post-media day scrum with UFC President Dana White on Thursday, the seemingly perennial issue of Ronda Rousey fueding through the media with former Strikeforce women's featherweight champion Cyborg Justino filled just that role.
Submitted Apr 24, 2014 5:32PM by prophecy033 - 15 comments
Filed under: UFC, MMA Personalities, General MMA
Injuries, commitment to TUF: 'Latin America' may keep Cain Velasquez benched until 2015
And if Velasquez is benched, then so too, is Fabricio Werdum.
Submitted Apr 24, 2014 1:25PM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
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Myles Jury vs. Abel Trujillo booked for UFC Fight Night 44 in San Antonio
Lightweights Myles Jury (14-0 MMA, 5-0 UFC) and Abel Trujillo (12-5 MMA, 3-1 UFC) have joined this summer’s UFC Fight Night 44 event.
Submitted Apr 24, 2014 1:21PM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
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UFC champ Jones would fight Liddell 'if Chuck wants to come out retirement'
Retired UFC legend Chuck Liddell hasn’t been the biggest Jon Jones proponent, but the reigning light-heavyweight champion said he’s willing to settle it in the cage.
Submitted Apr 24, 2014 11:30AM by FastKnockout - 8 comments
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UFC Fight Night 44 adds two more bouts for San Antonio card
The fight card for June’s UFC Fight Night 44 event continues to take shape with the addition of two new bouts.
Submitted Apr 24, 2014 11:29AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
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Dana: Ronda would 'hurt' Mayweather 'really bad'
The UFC president echos claims by Jon Jones and Joe Rogan that Ronda Rousey "will hurt Floyd" in a " a street fight, a mixed martial arts fight" although he concedes that Mayweather would beat her in a boxing match.
Submitted Apr 24, 2014 11:24AM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
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