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Bleacher Report
As Rousey & McGregor Post Big Numbers, Jon Jones Still the Missing Piece for UFCAfter we spent much of 2014 worrying for the future of the UFC—or, at least, fo
As Rousey & McGregor Post Big Numbers, Jon Jones Still the Missing Piece for UFC
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 days ago
After we spent much of 2014 worrying for the future of the UFC—or, at least, for its future on pay-per-view—business has been unexpectedly bullish so far this year. With nine PPV events in the books and four left to go in 2015, estimates from MMA... Read more
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ESPN
Joseph Benavidez, Ali Bagautinov added to UFC 192UFC officials confirmed the 125-pound contest Monday, following an initial repo
Joseph Benavidez, Ali Bagautinov added to UFC 192
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
UFC officials confirmed the 125-pound contest Monday, following an initial report by the Houston Chronicle. The pay-per-view event is scheduled to take place at Toyota Center. Benavidez (22-4) will seek his fourth consecutive win. The 31-year-old... Read more
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ESPN
ESPN vs. Frank MirEach week, ESPN.com writer and MMA Live Extra analyst Brett Okamoto provides ES
ESPN vs. Frank Mir
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
Each week, ESPN.com writer and MMA Live Extra analyst Brett Okamoto provides ESPN's take on the hottest topics in the world of mixed martial arts. This week, Okamoto squares off with UFC heavyweight Frank Mir to debate the latest news and trends.... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
UFC: Daniel Cormier claims to have mental advantage over Alexander Gustafsson Current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier (16-1 MMA, 5-1 UFC) ope
UFC: Daniel Cormier claims to have mental advantage over Alexander Gustafsson
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
Current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier (16-1 MMA, 5-1 UFC) openly said that Alexander Gustafsson (16-3 MMA, 8-3 UFC) is a “head-scratcher” of an opponent... Read more
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Bleacher Report
UFC Fight Night 74: Who's on the Hot Seat in Saskatchewan?After a week off, the UFC is back in action with a Fight Night card headlined b
UFC Fight Night 74: Who's on the Hot Seat in Saskatchewan?
Bleacher Report / Posted 10 days ago
After a week off, the UFC is back in action with a Fight Night card headlined by featherweights Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira. It's an event packed with local talent like TUF: Nations standouts Olivier Aubin-Mercier and Chad Laprise alongside... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
UFC: Hooker prepares for Mexican RodriguezNew Zealand-born UFC fighter Daniel Hooker. Photo / Greg Bowker. Dan Hooker kn
UFC: Hooker prepares for Mexican Rodriguez
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
New Zealand-born UFC fighter Daniel Hooker. Photo / Greg Bowker. Dan Hooker knocked out an international MMA veteran in his previous UFC appearance and his next task will be to dampen the hype around one of the featherweight division's more... Read more
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ESPN
ESPN's division-by-division rankings -- Light heavyweightCheck out my rankings within each division by clicking on the links below. Not
ESPN's division-by-division rankings -- Light heavyweight
ESPN / Posted 19 days ago
Check out my rankings within each division by clicking on the links below. Note: Results through Aug. 9 Divisional Rankings LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT DIVISION (UP TO 205 POUNDS) 1. Jon Jones (21-1) Jones made history in April when he became the first UFC... Read more
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Rappler
Teixeira sends Saint Preux into sleep at UFC Fight Night 73Teixeira makes up for consecutive defeats with a strong showing in Nashville. P
Teixeira sends Saint Preux into sleep at UFC Fight Night 73
Rappler / Posted 21 days ago
Teixeira makes up for consecutive defeats with a strong showing in Nashville. Photo from Teixeira's Twitter MANILA, Philippines – Following two straight disappointing defeats, one-time world title challenger Glover Teixeira has put the shimmer back... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Reza Madadi, Convicted Burglar, Gets a Another Fight in the UFCOn its face, it was a run-of-the-mill fight announcement. Beneath the surface,
Reza Madadi, Convicted Burglar, Gets a Another Fight in the UFC
Bleacher Report / Posted 23 days ago
On its face, it was a run-of-the-mill fight announcement. Beneath the surface, it unspooled a different narrative. The 37-year-old Madadi (13-3) last fought in 2013 and scored an upset win over Michael Johnson in front of his home fans in... Read more
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ESPN
Julianna Pena, Jessica Eye fight added to UFC 192 in HoustonUFC officials confirmed the 135-pound bout to ESPN.com on Tuesday. The pay-per-
Julianna Pena, Jessica Eye fight added to UFC 192 in Houston
ESPN / Posted 23 days ago
UFC officials confirmed the 135-pound bout to ESPN.com on Tuesday. The pay-per-view event will take place at Toyota Center. A former winner of The Ultimate Fighter reality series, Pena (6-2) is 2-0 in the UFC. A devastating knee injury sidelined her... Read more
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ESPN
Johny Hendricks to fight Tyron Woodley at UFC 192The fight, which will have no title on the line, was announced on UFC Tonight o
Johny Hendricks to fight Tyron Woodley at UFC 192
ESPN / Posted 23 days ago
The fight, which will have no title on the line, was announced on UFC Tonight on Wednesday. UFC 192, headlined by a light heavyweight title fight between Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson, will take place at Toyota Center and will be available... Read more
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Sherdog
Featherweights Yair Rodriguez, Daniel Hooker to Meet at UFC 192 in Houston UPDATE THIS CAPTION | Photo: Dave Mandel/Sherdog.com Promotion officials rec
Featherweights Yair Rodriguez, Daniel Hooker to Meet at UFC 192 in Houston
Sherdog / Posted 26 days ago
UPDATE THIS CAPTION | Photo: Dave Mandel/Sherdog.com Promotion officials recently announced the featherweight tilt. UFC 192 takes place at the Toyota Center in Houston and... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Building the Ultimate UFC 194 Fight CardTitle fights are booked all the time, but only a handful encompass an incompara
Building the Ultimate UFC 194 Fight Card
Bleacher Report / Posted 26 days ago
Title fights are booked all the time, but only a handful encompass an incomparable sense of worth. Past matchups like Anderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman, Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson and Georges St-Pierre vs. Johny Hendricks are just a few title... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
It's time to include Ronda Rousey in the 'Greatest of All Time' conversationThree fighters have had a stranglehold on the title of the greatest mixed marti
It's time to include Ronda Rousey in the 'Greatest of All Time' conversation
Yahoo Sports / Posted 28 days ago
Three fighters have had a stranglehold on the title of the greatest mixed martial artist of all time. Heavyweight Fedor Emelianenko wore the mythical crown first, until he was dethroned in the eyes of many by ex-UFC champion Anderson Silva. Though... Read more
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Sherdog
Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson to Face Jimi Manuwa at UFC 191 in Las Vegas Johnson will be fighting for the first time since being pounded on and submit
Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson to Face Jimi Manuwa at UFC 191 in Las Vegas
Sherdog / Posted a month ago
Johnson will be fighting for the first time since being pounded on and submitted by Daniel Cormier for the vacant light heavyweight crown in May. Johnson had won nine consecutive... Read more
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Bleacher Report
'Rumble' vs. Manuwa Set for UFC 191Those scratching their heads at the odd pairing of Anthony Johnson and Jan Blac
'Rumble' vs. Manuwa Set for UFC 191
Bleacher Report / Posted a month ago
Those scratching their heads at the odd pairing of Anthony Johnson and Jan Blachowicz at UFC 191 can stop worrying because the UFC has apparently had a change of heart. NEW FIGHT at UFC 191. Anthony Johnson vs. Jimi Manuwa instead of Jan Blachowicz.... Read more
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