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Brendan Schaub not happy with EA snub in new UFC game; calls out Frank Mir
UFC heavyweight, Brendan Schaub is not happy with EA Sports snub in new UFC game; also calls out Frank Mir.
Submitted Jun 26, 2014 9:08PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
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Whatever Happened To The UFC?
Excellent article on Deadspin today regarding the UFC's current direction.

by Tim Marchman Imagine if the NBA added 30 expansion teams over the next two years, and then sent out a favored reporter to lecture the public about how true fans should appreciate the diminished quality of play. This sounds impossibly stupid, and yet it's more or less what's happening in one increasingly dim corner of the sports world. This Saturday, the UFC will run a card in Auckland, New Zealand, to be broadcast on their online subscription service. The main event will feature New Zealander James Te Huna, who's lost two straight, and Nate Marquardt, who's lost three straight; the rest of the card isn't much more inspiring.
Submitted Jun 26, 2014 7:45PM by GDPofMPG - 18 comments
Filed under: UFC, General MMA
With three new additions, TUF 19 Finale lineup could be light on cast members
With the addition of three new bouts to the fight card, The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale could feature a lineup that’s light on cast members.
Submitted Jun 26, 2014 1:10PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
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Ronda Rousey taking a break from MMA after beating Alexis Davis at UFC 175
But cautions that her idea of a "break" is probably much different than Georges St. Pierre's.
Submitted Jun 26, 2014 11:28AM by FastKnockout - 10 comments
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UFC Fight Night 52 adds Kyoji Horiguchi, Takanori Gomi, Yoshihiro Akiyama, others
September’s return to Japan, UFC Fight Night 52, will feature some local talent, officials today announced.
Submitted Jun 26, 2014 11:23AM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
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UFC vet Dan Henderson denies reported return to middleweight
Dan Henderson may eventually return to the middleweight division, but the UFC light heavyweight said it’s not a done deal.
Submitted Jun 26, 2014 11:22AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC signs Scott Askham
When they're not taking on late replacements, the UFC has done a great job picking up the best young talent on the market.
Submitted Jun 26, 2014 11:16AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
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UFC talks with Carano stall, Holm progressing
The UFC has been in negotiations with two huge Female MMA stars, and while reports state that Gina Carano talks have stalled, separate discussions with Holly Holm are progressing well.
Submitted Jun 26, 2014 11:14AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
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UFC forms partnership with Vale Tudo Japan
UFC and the crew behind Vale Tudo Japan and Shooto are cooperating to produce two tournaments for a Japanese TV show that will have the winners join the UFC ranks.
Submitted Jun 26, 2014 11:12AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
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Cruz eyeing August return, maybe Mizugaki fight
Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is antivcipating an August return to the octagon and likes a potential match-up against Takeya Mizugaki.
Submitted Jun 26, 2014 11:08AM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC
TUF: 'China' winner Zipeng Lhang vs. Brendan O’Reilly set for Macao
The pair face off on Aug. 23, 2014, live on Fight Pass.
Submitted Jun 25, 2014 8:02PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
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Yosdenis Cedeno vs. Leo Kuntz joins UFC Fight Night 45 lineup
Lightweight Yosdenis Cedeno (9-3 MMA, 0-1 UFC) will welcome newcomer Leo Kuntz (17-1-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) to the promotion when they clash at UFC Fight Night 45.
Submitted Jun 25, 2014 8:00PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
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Hallman: Rousey is like ‘a 14-year-old boy trapped in a woman’s body’
Ronda Rousey is no stranger to the news, and while most news is related to her training, appearances, or talent in general, one too many stories involve anecdotes from coaches or fellow fighters detailing her strange out-of-the-ring behavior. Former UFC fighter Dennis Hallman gave an interview for MMA Crypt and spoke about Ronda and her time on The Ultimate Fighter.
Submitted Jun 25, 2014 6:01PM by prophecy033 - 10 comments
Filed under: UFC, MMA Personalities, Miscellaneous
Undefeated prospect Thomas Almeida signs with the UFC
Thomas Almeida got what he wanted.
Submitted Jun 25, 2014 11:50AM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
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Yang Jianping vs. Ning Guangyou tourney final set for UFC Fight Night 48
“The Ultimate Fighter: China” featherweight tournament will finally get some resolution when the final takes place in August at UFC Fight Night 48.
Submitted Jun 25, 2014 11:44AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
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Officials told Jeremy Stephens to expect title shot with UFC Fight Night 44 win
Jeremy Stephens has been a member of the UFC roster since May 2007. He’s made 18 appearances inside the octagon to date, but only now has his time as a title contender arrived.
Submitted Jun 24, 2014 9:55PM by FastKnockout - 11 comments
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UFC signs unbeaten Taiwanese Rocky Lee, Philippines and Korea targeted as next UFC destinations
UFC's Mark Fischer announced a bunch of news about the Asian side of things, and among the updates include the signing Tawanese prospect Rocky Lee.
Submitted Jun 24, 2014 9:52PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
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Dan Henderson returns to middleweight
Dan Henderson will return to the middleweight division.
Submitted Jun 24, 2014 7:52PM by FastKnockout - 13 comments
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Despite four-fight octagon skid, Charlie Brenneman to receive another UFC bout
Charlie Brenneman has earned just one victory in his past six UFC appearances. And even though he has been stopped by knockout or submission in all of those losses, he’ll still be granted at least one more opportunity to showcase his skills inside the octagon.
Submitted Jun 24, 2014 7:45PM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
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