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

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 ...

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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 ...

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UFC Video: Countdown To UFC 164

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 ...

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

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 ...

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Between The Ropes MMA Podcast – August 29, 2013

Brian and Steve recap UFC Fight Night 27 which saw Carlos Condit defeat Martin Kampmann in the main event, what could be next for Condit, Chael Sonnen’s possible next opponent, Dana White comments on Bjorn Rebney and their picks for Saturday’s UFC 164 headlined by Benson Henderson against Anthony Pettis for the UFC lightweight championship. Subscribe to¬†Between The Ropes on ...

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WWE News: Jerry “The King” Lawler Has First Singles Since His Heart Attack

A lot of people thought that Jerry “The King” Lawler wouldn’t return to active wrestling since he suffered a heart attack last year. ProWrestling.net is reporting the WWE Hall of Famer will return to the ring and have a singles match with Mike Rapada this Saturday in Covington, Tennessee in the main event of the show. The name of the ...

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UFC Fight Night 27 Weigh-In Results: All Fighters Make Weight

UFC Fight Night 27 takes place tomorrow night at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana. The main event features a rematch between former UFC interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit facing off with Martin Kampmann. All 24 fighters on the card just weighed in and all of them made weight including Condit who weighed in at 170.5, while Kampmann weighed ...

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TNA News: Eric Bischoff Shoots Down Hulk Hogan/2K Sports Deal, Rips Wrestling Websites

As we stated earlier in today’s podcast, their is backstage heat in TNA with Hulk Hogan for agreeing to a deal with 2K Sports to appear in the new WWE 2K14 video game. Eric Bischoff who is a close friend of Hogan, came out swinging earlier today on Twitter shooting down these reports. Interesting to read the “choir of idiots” ...

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WWE News: Total Divas Viewership Up From Last Week

The good news keeps on coming for the WWE and their hit reality show, “Total Divas”. Viewership from Sunday’s episode was at 1.460 million viewers, up from last week’s episode only had 1.349 million viewers. That’s good news considering this week’s show had more competition as MTV was airing their video music awards show, which was seen by over ten ...

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