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TUF 20 Finale's Charles Oliveira promises no weight issues for Stephens
As much of a spin as anyone wants to put on it, there’s really no sugarcoating what happened to Charles Oliveira the last time he had a UFC fight booked. Oliveira badly missed weight for a fight against Nik Lentz at UFC Fight Night 50 in September. The struggle with the scale was owed to him being sick, and ultimately he wasn’t deemed well enough to fight the next night.
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 7:04PM by tildengolfer - 1 comment
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Despite Team Alpha Male coaching gig, Martin Kampmann 'for sure' still misses fighting
UFC veteran Martin Kampmann would still rather be the one in the cage, but he said his new gig as Team Alpha Male’s head coach is undoubtedly helping.
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 7:02PM by tildengolfer - 1 comment
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Report: Rony Jason out, Tom Niinimaki meets Renato Carneiro at UFC Fight Night 58
A fan favorite has been forced off next week’s card in Brazil. According to a report from Brazil’s Combate news site, Rony Jason (14-5 MMA, 4-2 UFC) it out of his featherweight bout against Tom Niinimaki (21-7-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) at UFC Fight Night 58. In Jason’s place will step promotional newcomer Renato Carneiro (8-0-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC).
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 6:58PM by tildengolfer - 0 comments
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Regulators say CM Punk licensing application would raise a 'red flag'
The UFC's signing of former WWE champion Phil "CM Punk" Brooks is most certainly an exciting crossover story for the sport of MMA. However, some of the world's top regulators have concerns about the 36-year-old jumping straight into professional UFC competition.
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 6:56PM by tildengolfer - 9 comments
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Struve on Reem: it's simple, I'm better
UFC heavyweight Stefan Struve got his jaw broken last fight by Mark Hunt, in March of 2013. Then he was diagnosed with a leaking heart valve. And when he came back at UFC 175, he had a fainting spell and panic attack. But now he's really back.
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 6:48PM by tildengolfer - 2 comments
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dos Anjos: If I beat Diaz, I deserve a title shot
At this weekend's UFC on FOX 13, Rafael Dos Anjos fights former no.1 contender and should he win would mean a three fight win streak and winning eight of his last nine fights. For Dos Anjos, he believes that should earn him a lightweight title fight:
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 6:47PM by tildengolfer - 4 comments
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Stephens: Oliveira has a weak chin
At this weekend's TUF 20 Finale the card will showcase plenty of women's fights in the new strawweight division, but co-headling the card is an interesting match-up between featherweights Jeremy Stephens and Charles Oliveria. For his part, Stephens is confident and believes he can finish Oliveria, whom he claims has a 'weak chin':
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 6:47PM by tildengolfer - 0 comments
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Cathal Pendred: Rugby more dangerous than MMA
UFC middleweight Cathal Pendred spoke with Brendan Fanning and Peter O'Reilly on the Down the Blind Side podcast. In it, the former Rugby player compared the dangers of mixed martial arts with those of Rugby.
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 6:36PM by tildengolfer - 0 comments
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Ronda Rousey teams up with sister to write book
Publisher Regan Arts announced on Tuesday that they had acquired Ronda Rousey's upcoming book, entitled "My Fight/Your Fight."
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 6:33PM by tildengolfer - 0 comments
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Anderson Silva, Vitor Belfort listed among top 50 Brazilian celebrities by Forbes
Anderson Silva added another feat to his long list of accomplishments. The former UFC middleweight champion, and arguably the best mixed martial artist of all time, who returns to the Octagon on Jan. 31 against Nick Diaz after suffering a gruesome injury in 2013, was named the 27th-biggest Brazilian celebrity in 2014 by Forbes Brasil.
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 6:31PM by tildengolfer - 0 comments
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Nate Diaz misses UFC on FOX 13 open workouts
Diaz drama continues...
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 6:27PM by tildengolfer - 7 comments
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UFC signs Garreth McLellan and Marion Reneau
A new middleweight and a new women's bantamweight have made their way to the UFC.
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 4:23PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
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UFC 181 winner Tony Ferguson: Jim Miller, Al Iaquinta or Nate Diaz is possibly next
The UFC’s lightweight world is pretty wide open for Tony Ferguson, who submitted Abel Trujillo at UFC 181 to improve his UFC record to 7-1.
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 4:15PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
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Faber fight leads to above average TV number
The prelims for UFC 181 bested their usual average by four percent, doing 840,000 viewers on Saturday night, with Urijah Faber's win over Francisco Rivera as the key fight.
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 11:58AM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
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Lawler wants third Hendricks fight
UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler says he'd prefer to settle a rubber match with former champ Johny Hendricks rather than defend his title in a rematch to Rory MacDonald.
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 11:56AM by FastKnockout - 16 comments
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Brendan Schaub says he's already lost six sponsors following UFC-Reebok deal
Lost in the shuffle from Joe Rogan's brutally honest critique of Brendan Schaub's career, Schaub discussed how the UFC's sponsorship deal with Reebok already has cost him six of his own sponsors.
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 11:30AM by FastKnockout - 12 comments
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UFC Fight Pass streaming service now available on Apple TV
There’s some good news for you UFC Fight Pass subscribers who also own an Apple TV device.
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 11:22AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
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Saturday's UFC on FOX 13 prelims set for FOX Sports 1, not FOX
The prelims for Saturday’s UFC on FOX 13 event will air on FOX Sports 1, after all.
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 11:21AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
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The UFC will return to movie theaters next month for UFC 182.
The UFC will return to movie theaters next month for UFC 182.
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 11:18AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
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New UFC CHAMP Robbie Lawler Hoping To Defend TITLE In ‘LATE MAY, JUNE OR JULY’
Robbie Lawler defeated Johny Hendricks via split decision at UFC 181 last weekend, earning his first title inside the Octagon of Ultimate Fighting Championship. The win was special for multiple reasons, as it not only rectified Lawler’s loss to Hendricks at UFC 171, but also brought the first UFC title to his training camp, American Top Team. With the victory, Lawler now hopes to enjoy the fruits of his labor in Coconut Creek, Fla., by taking some time off to be with his family.
Submitted Dec 10, 2014 10:44AM by JLS1980 - 4 comments
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