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Bellator News: Attila Vegh Says Bellator MMA Is Lying About His Injury To Setup King Mo/Emmaunel Newton Fight

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Bellator MMA light heavyweight champion Attila Vegh was scheduled to defend his title against Emmanuel Newton later this year. The organization released a press release on August 15th stating that Vegh had suffered a shoulder injury and Newton would be facing Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal at Bellator’s first pay-per-view for the interim light heavyweight championship. No one really thought too ... Read More »

WWE News: The Rock Not Fully Healed From Wrestlemania 29

The WWE Universe hasn’t seen Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson since his Wrestlemania 29 match with John Cena. During the match, The Rock suffered a torn adductor and abdomen with three hernia tears. He had surgery on April 23 in Los Angeles. Since the surgeries, “The Rock” has been filming the movie, “Hercules”, which hits theatres next year. “The Rock” was ... Read More »

UFC Podcast: UFC 164 Preview

In today’s podcast Steve talks to Fighthype.com lead writer Percy Crawford. Steve and Crawford preview tonight’s UFC 164 featuring the main event between UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson defending his title against Anthony Pettis, with the co-main event of Josh Barnett facing off with Frank Mir. The guys also recap UFC Fight Night 27 from Wednesday night and what is ... Read More »

UFC Video: First Fight Between Anthony Pettis and Benson Henderson

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Tonight at UFC 164, the main event is a rematch between UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson facing off with Anthony Pettis. These two squared off at the final WEC event, WEC 53 in December of 2010. It was a very close fight going into the fifth and final round, with Pettis landing the “Showtime Kick” late in the round to ... Read More »

UFC Video: Countdown To UFC 164

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UFC 164 takes place tonight from the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The main event features a rematch between UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson defending his title against Anthony Pettis. The co-feature is a bout between two former UFC heavyweight champions as Josh Barnett battles Frank Mir. For every UFC pay-per-view, the UFC produces a countdown show that ... Read More »

UFC Video: UFC 164 Weigh-In Video

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Fighters took the scale yesterday before they fight today at UFC 164. The weigh-ins took place where the event is tonight, at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee. All 24 fighters on the card made weight. The main event of tonight’s UFC 164 is a rematch featuring UFC lightweight Benson Henderson facing off with former WEC lightweight champion Anthony ... Read More »

Between The Ropes Podcast | Eric Gargiulo – August 30, 2013

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Brian spends his Friday night talking with Eric Gargiulo of the Camel Clutch Blog as they discuss the current Daniel Bryan storyline, who the best wrestler in the WWE is right now, all of the various possibilities for WrestleMania 30, who could possibly return to the company, the futures of Hulk Hogan, Eric Bischoff, Sting and AJ Styles in TNA ... Read More »

UFC Video: Daniel Cormier and Urijah Faber Q&A At 3 P.M ET

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You can watch the video above as at 3 p.m. ET Strikeforce Grand Prix Winner Daniel Cormier and former WEC featherweight champion and bantamweight contender Urijah Faber will be doing a live Q&A. The session will last one hour with the weigh-ins to follow. Cormier — now 12-0 in his MMA career — made his UFC debut on April 20, ... Read More »

UFC Video: UFC 164 Pre-Fight Press Conference

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The UFC returns to pay-per-view for the first time in four weeks on Saturday for UFC 164. The event takes place at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The main event will feature a rematch between UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson facing off against Anthony Pettis. The two squared off at the final WEC show in December 2010 ... Read More »

UFC News: UFC Will Have A Show In Singapore in January

The UFC will start 2014 off with a bang and in a new market. The UFC announced today they will debut in Singapore on January 4. A venue, ticket information and where the it will be broadcast has not been determined yet at this time. “This marks a bold step for UFC’s expansion in Asia and is the first of ... Read More »

UFC News: Condit, Kampmann, Thatch and Cummings Earn Fight Bonuses

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The UFC announced after UFC Fight Night 27 that Carlos Condit, Martin Kampmann, Brandon Thatch and Zak Cummings received $50,000 bonuses for their efforts last night. Condit and Kampmann received fight of the night in their main event rematch. This time though, Condit defeated Kampmann in back and forth fight by fourth round TKO. Thatch received knockout of the night ... Read More »

UFC News: Carlos Condit Stops Martin Kampmann In Rematch

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Carlos Condit avenged his first UFC loss in a big way. The former UFC interim welterweight champion defeated Martin Kampmann by fourth round TKO last night at UFC Fight Night 27. Condit got off to a sluggish start in the first round when Kampmann took Condit down and controlled the rest of the round. The second round started with Kampmann ... Read More »