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Chris Weidman Opens As 4-to-1 Betting Favorite Against Vitor Belfort at UFC 181
Wednesday’s Nevada Athletic Commission hearing saw Vitor Belfort receive a conditional license to fight in Las Vegas. The UFC wasted no time booking his next bout.
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 8:20PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
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He's back: Nick Diaz ends retirement, signs new three-fight UFC deal
Former UFC welterweight title challenger Nick Diaz has ended his retirement and signed a three-fight deal with the promotion.
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 7:45PM by prophecy033 - 24 comments
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CB Dollaway wants a crack at winner of Tim Kennedy vs. Yoel Romero
Top 10-ranked Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight CB Dollaway, who has won four of his last five and continues to look more impressive each time out, is targeting the winner of the upcoming UFC 178 clash between Tim Kennedy and Yoel Romero (details).
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 4:35PM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
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Rani Yahya-Johnny Bedford Rematch Set for UFC Fight Night on Sept. 13
Those awaiting Rani Yahya’s rematch with Johnny Bedford will not have to wait much longer.
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 3:22PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
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Nico Musoke vs. Amir Sadollah is first fight for UFC Fight Night 53 in Stockholm
The UFC’s return to Stockholm has its first fight, UFC officials today announced.
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 12:47PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
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Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine in preliminary talks to headline UFC Fight Night event in Halifax
A welterweight contest between Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine is in the works for the Fight Night card in Halifax on October 4.
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 12:45PM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
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Michael Bisping has some career advice for Luke Rockhold: Stop hanging out with teenagers, douchebag
And when "The Count" disposes of Cung Le, he's ready to silence the Strikeforce import.
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 11:52AM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
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Jessica Eye open to fight with new UFC signee Holly Holm
Don’t call it a callout, Jessica Eye said. But if former pro boxer and recent UFC signee Holly Holm needs a fight, “Evil” said she’s ready.
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 11:50AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
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Joe Riggs returns to UFC, set to face Paulo Thiago at UFN 51
( bloodyelbow.com)
Mike Rhodes is injured, and according to a report, the UFC has brought back long time MMA vet Joe Riggs to step in.
Submitted Jul 24, 2014 11:47AM by FastKnockout - 11 comments
Filed under: UFC
Henry Cejudo withdraws from Legacy FC 34, is UFC deal next?
Olympic gold medalist and current MMA flyweight hopeful Henry Cejudo (6-0) will not headline next month’s Legacy FC 34 event, as was originally expected.
Submitted Jul 23, 2014 9:24PM by nirvana184 - 2 comments
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Dana White: People B---h About Demetrious Johnson No Matter Who He Fights
As soon as it was announced that Chris Cariaso was going to be the next man to challenge Demetrious Johnson for the UFC flyweight crown, the critics came out in full force.
Submitted Jul 23, 2014 8:27PM by FastKnockout - 16 comments
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Alexander Gustafsson out at UFC 178, Daniel Cormier now meets Jon Jones
The rematch will have to wait, but UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones still has a big fight on the horizon.
Submitted Jul 23, 2014 7:29PM by prophecy033 - 17 comments
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UFC vet Chael Sonnen suspended two years for failed drug tests
The Nevada State Athletic Commission today handed down a two-year suspension and other punishments to now-retired UFC fighter Chael Sonnen following a pair of failed UFC 175 drug tests.
Submitted Jul 23, 2014 4:22PM by prophecy033 - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC, MMA Personalities
Dana White: Vitor Belfort will be '100 percent clean' when he fights Chris Weidman
At this point, Vitor Belfort‘s title shot against UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman appears to be a foregone conclusion, at least from the UFC’s side.
Submitted Jul 23, 2014 3:07PM by prophecy033 - 15 comments
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Vitor Belfort receives conditional license to fight Chris Weidman at UFC 181
A sometimes-emotional Vitor Belfort today asked for a license to fight in a championship bout on Dec. 6 at UFC 181, and barring a few requirements, the veteran fighter will get his wish.
Submitted Jul 23, 2014 3:02PM by prophecy033 - 3 comments
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Dustin Poirier Opens as Betting Favorite Against Conor McGregor at UFC 178
While the mixed martial arts world continues to buzz around Conor McGregor and his impressive stoppage of Diego Brandao at last weekend’s UFC Fight Night in Dublin, the betting world could not care less.
Submitted Jul 23, 2014 2:16PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
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Thomson slams welterweights and up
Despite training alongside Cain Velasquez and Daniel Cormier on a daily basis, UFC lightweight contender Josh Thomson says athletes competing above 155 pounds are one-dimensional and aren't true.
Submitted Jul 23, 2014 12:16PM by FastKnockout - 11 comments
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Barboza eyes Cerrone rematch: ‘I can beat anyone’
Edson Barboza wants another shot at fellow top 10 lightweight Donald Cerrone inside the Octagon, and he feels he deserves one after stopping Evan Dunham in the first round at UFC Fight Night 45.
Submitted Jul 23, 2014 12:16PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
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Reem: I'm Losing Weight But Not Enough To Make 205
A move that would be "unhealthy."
Submitted Jul 23, 2014 12:13PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
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UFC boss explains why Chris Cariaso got title shot with champ Demetrious Johnson
In the latest USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA flyweight rankings, Chris Cariaso checks in at No. 11. So why is he getting a title shot with the No. 1-ranked fighter and reigning flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson?
Submitted Jul 23, 2014 12:11PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
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