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Jon Jones traffic court case pushed back to March

Published on February 10, 2016 by Newsroom

Jon “Bones” Jones will wait until March to appear in court for traffic citations he received at the end of January for driving without a license, proof of insurance or registration. The former UFC light heavyweight champion was originally due... (Read more)
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Rafael dos Anjos is ready to shut Conor McGregor’s mouth at UFC 196

Published on February 9, 2016 by Newsroom

Conor McGregor is well known for his trash talk and mental warfare leading up to all of his fights, but he’s going to have to do more than push a few buttons to get to lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos.... (Read more)
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Jon Jones will not face a probation violation as result of traffic citation

Published on February 8, 2016 by Newsroom

It appears Jon Jones’ recent traffic citation won’t result in the former UFC champion facing a probation violation as a result of driving without a license or proof of insurance. Jones was stopped Jan. 31 and issued a citation by... (Read more)
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Stephen Thompson faces possible six-month medical suspension

Published on February 8, 2016 by Newsroom

Stephen Thompson and five other fighters face potential six-month medical suspensions following Saturday night’s UFC Fight Night: Hendricks vs. Thompson card Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson picked up the biggest win of his UFC career on Saturday night with a first-round knockout... (Read more)
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Making the Grade: Passes/Fails for UFC Fight Night: Hendricks vs. Thompson

Published on February 7, 2016 by Newsroom

From Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson’s star making performance to the heavyweight division watching yet another prospect fall flat on his face, these are the passes and fails from UFC Fight Night: Hendricks vs. Thompson. UFC Fight Night in Las Vegas on... (Read more)
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The new UFC 196: dos Anjos vs. McGregor promo is intense

Published on February 6, 2016 by Newsroom

The UFC released its latest promo for UFC 196: dos Anjos vs. McGregor, and it didn’t disappoint. UFC champions Rafael dos Anjos, Conor McGregor and Holly Holm, as well as women’s bantamweight title contender Miesha Tate, take center stage in... (Read more)
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Alexander Gustafsson relocates to San Diego to ‘regain his love’ of the sport

Published on February 4, 2016 by Newsroom

Alexander Gustafsson’s manager tells “UFC Tonight” that the Swedish light heavyweight is back in San Diego training for the first time in three years while trying to regain his love of the sport after a tough loss to Daniel Cormier... (Read more)
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Luke Rockhold ‘very interested’ in potential showdown with Anderson Silva

Published on February 3, 2016 by Newsroom

Before Luke Rockhold was even in the UFC while reigning as the Strikeforce middleweight champion, he wanted nothing more than to test himself against Anderson Silva in the Octagon. At the time, Rockhold was the champion in one promotion while... (Read more)
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Cain Velasquez ‘feels much better,’ cleared to resume regular training in 4-5 weeks

Published on February 3, 2016 by Newsroom

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez says that he is “feeling much better” after undergoing orthoscopic surgery on Monday to relieve the pain that forced him to withdraw from his headlining title bout against Fabricio Werdum at UFC 196. Velasquez... (Read more)
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UFC 196: dos Anjos vs. McGregor – Main Event Preview

Published on February 2, 2016 by Newsroom

“Mystic Mac” struck again at UFC 194 when he knocked out Jose Aldo in the first round. Can McGregor live up to his prediction of becoming the UFC’s first simultaneous multi-division belt holder? Find out on March 5 live from... (Read more)
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CSAC suspends Ronda Rousey’s coach 3 months for falsifying application

Published on February 2, 2016 by Newsroom

Ronda Rousey’s head coach Edmond Tarverdyan was suspended from cornering fighters for three months and fined $5,000 on Tuesday by the California State Athletic Commission for recently falsifying his application to the governing body. California State Athletic Commission executive director... (Read more)
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Hendricks still motivated ahead of Thompson fight

Published on February 1, 2016 by Newsroom

Johny Hendricks occupies a unique place in the world of mixed martial arts. Yes, it’s imperative that to be successful, one ideally should be well-versed in all aspects of the sport, but we know that’s usually not the case. Everybody... (Read more)
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Daniel Cormier vs. Jon Jones 2 announcement expected ‘within the next couple of days’

Published on January 31, 2016 by Newsroom

The rematch between Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones is definitely happening and the date and location for the fight should be announced very soon. It appears the long-awaited rematch between UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones finally... (Read more)
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Highlights – Anthony Johnson defeat Ryan Bader via KO (punches) in the first round.

Published on January 30, 2016 by Newsroom

Anthony Johnson willing to wait for title shot against Jon Jones or Daniel Cormier Anthony Johnson is once again standing tall as the No. 1 contender in the light heavyweight division and following a first-round KO over Ryan Bader, he’s... (Read more)
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‘Rumble’, Bader, Barnett and more hit the scale in New Jersey

Published on January 29, 2016 by Newsroom

Tune in as stars from UFC on FOX 18, including headliners Anthony “Rumble” Johnson, and Ryan Bader, as well as main card fighters Josh Barnett and Sage Northcutt weigh-in before taking the Octagon on Saturday. The UFC returns to the... (Read more)
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Dana White: Everyone from flyweight to heavyweight wants Conor McGregor

Published on January 29, 2016 by Newsroom

Dana White says the demand to face Conor McGregor spreads from flyweight to heavyweight because he’s the big money fight in the UFC right now. Conor McGregor already has his next fight lined up for UFC 196 against lightweight champion... (Read more)
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Chris Weidman training and hoping to fight Luke Rockhold in May or June

Published on January 27, 2016 by Newsroom

Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman doesn’t know for certain that he’ll face Luke Rockhold in a rematch for his next fight but he’s beginning his training camp to prepare for the possibility. Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman doesn’t... (Read more)
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Cain Velasquez issues apology after dropping out of UFC 196

Published on January 25, 2016 by Newsroom

Cain Velasquez says that his back injury was just too great to ignore and he was unable to stay in the fight with Fabricio Werdum at UFC 196. Injuries have robbed former heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez of the ability to... (Read more)
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Cain Velasquez out; Stipe Miocic now faces Fabricio Werdum at UFC 196

Published on January 25, 2016 by Newsroom

Stipe Miocic will get his title shot as he steps up to replace an injured Cain Velasquez and now faces Fabricio Werdum at UFC 196. An injury to Cain Velasquez has forced a change to the UFC 196 main event... (Read more)
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Ronda Rousey on SNL: The good, the bad and the ugly of her sketches

Published on January 24, 2016 by Newsroom

Ronda Rousey put away her gloves and mouthpiece for a night as she hosted “Saturday Night Live” this week, her first time doing the honor and also the first time a mixed martial artist has ever led the long-running show.... (Read more)
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Fabricio Werdum would have slapped Conor McGregor at UFC 197 presser

Published on January 23, 2016 by Newsroom

Fabricio Werdum says if Conor McGregor would have cut him off at the UFC 197 press conference, the featherweight champion would have felt a heavyweight slap. Conor McGregor might be the king of press conferences, but if he attempted to... (Read more)
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Cain Velasquez menaces Vince Vaughn in ‘Term Life’ trailer

Published on January 22, 2016 by Newsroom

Cain Velasquez can add scary gangster dude to his resume as he stars alongside Vince Vaughn in the new drama “Term Life” due out in April. Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez is the latest fighter to jump from the... (Read more)
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UFC drug testing policy kicking into high gear in 2016

Published on January 21, 2016 by Newsroom

The UFC’s new drug testing policy kicked in for athletes in July 2015 but the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) is turning things up a notch this year. The UFC’s new drug-testing policy kicked in for athletes in July 2015... (Read more)
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‘Jacare’ Souza vs. Vitor Belfort headlines UFC in Brazil on May 14

Published on January 20, 2016 by Newsroom

A huge middleweight showdown is headed to Brazil with No. 2-ranked Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza set to face No. 3-ranked Vitor Belfort in a headline fight on May 14. UFC officials confirmed the new fight on Tuesday although the location for... (Read more)
Dominick Cruz (right) celebrates his split-decision victory over TJ Dillashaw in their UFC bantamweight championship bout on Sunday night.
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The bad blood between Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw still flows

Published on January 19, 2016 by Newsroom

TJ Dillashaw believed that he did enough to deserve to hold onto his world bantamweight championship Sunday night in Boston. The defending champ lost his crown to former champ Dominick Cruz after five hard, close-fought rounds in the UFC Fight... (Read more)
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Neil Magny vs. Hector Lombard set as co-main event in Australia

Published on January 19, 2016 by Newsroom

The upcoming UFC Fight Night card in Australia just landed a battle of top welterweights as the co-main event with Neil Magny facing Hector Lombard on March 19. UFC officials confirmed the fight on Monday. The new matchup comes as... (Read more)
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Ronda Rousey not retiring, still plans for Holly Holm rematch in 2016

Published on January 18, 2016 by Newsroom

Ronda Rousey might be getting busier and busier by the day but she promises she’s still returning to the UFC in 2016 for a rematch with Holly Holm. Ronda Rousey will not be fighting at UFC 200 and her movie... (Read more)
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Making the Grade: Passes/Fails for UFC Fight Night: Dillashaw vs. Cruz

Published on January 18, 2016 by Newsroom

Dominick Cruz completed an improbable return to action on Sunday night after missing most of the past four years due to injury and then proceeded to put on a five-round war with TJ Dillashaw to reclaim the UFC bantamweight title.... (Read more)
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Trinaldo wins decision over Pearson at UFC Fight Night

Published on January 17, 2016 by Newsroom

Francisco Trinaldo used good movement and varied power striking to counter a pressuring Ross Pearson and earn a decision victory Sunday night. The two lightweights opened up the FS1 championship main card with a tactical bout largely fought on the... (Read more)
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Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Claudia Gadelha coach ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ 23

Published on January 17, 2016 by Newsroom

Strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk and top contender Claudia Gadelha will lead a group of light heavyweights and strawweights on the newest season of “The Ultimate Fighter” set to debut on April 20 on FS1. For the first time ever, strawweight... (Read more)
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    Browne beats Mitrione by TKO after repeated eye gouges and ref controversy

    Published on January 17, 2016 by Newsroom

    Travis Browne took advantage of repeated seemingly accidental eye-gouges to turn the tide and eventually stop Matt Mitrione, Sunday night in Boston. Matt Mitrione’s right eye took a bad beating due to both legal and illegal blows from Travis Browne,... (Read more)
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    Patrick Cote explains why Canadian MMA isn’t what it used to be

    Published on January 16, 2016 by Newsroom

    Before Patrick Cote was a veteran with nearly 20 UFC fights on his resume, he was a young up and comer from Canada just itching to get noticed. During the early parts of his career starting in 2002, Cote was... (Read more)
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    Coach: Conor McGregor finishes Rafael dos Anjos inside one round

    Published on January 15, 2016 by Newsroom

    Conor McGregor’s coach John Kavanagh says that lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos will be lucky to escape the first exchange much less the first round. Conor McGregor loves to make bold predictions before his fights but now the Irishman’s coach... (Read more)
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    Wanderlei Silva released from the UFC; apologizes for ‘fixed fights’ accusations

    Published on January 14, 2016 by Newsroom

    Veteran light heavyweight and middleweight competitor Wanderlei Silva has been released from the UFC. Sources close to the situation confirmed the news to FOX Sports on Thursday following an initial report from MMAJunkie. UFC officials have not made a statement... (Read more)
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    Manager: Doping or not, ‘Jacare’ beat Yoel Romero and we want Luke Rockhold next

    Published on January 13, 2016 by Newsroom

    Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza believes he beat Yoel Romero in spite of the recent allegations of anti-doping and he wants a title fight with Luke Rockhold in April. Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza already believes he defeated Yoel Romero at UFC 194, so... (Read more)
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