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UFC 168 Results: Ronda Rousey Defeats Miesha Tate In Her Toughest Test

The animosity was deep heading into the UFC 168 co-main event with Ronda Rousey defending the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship in a rematch against Miesha Tate. Round 1 The fight begins with Rousey and Tate not touching gloves. Both fighters rush each other with punches. Rousey lands a throw, but Tate gets up. Rousey lands a knee and pushes Tate ...

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UFC Special Announcement Press Conference LIVE On BetweenTheRopes.com Starting At 6 PM ET

The UFC will be holding a press conference at 6 p.m. ET, which you can see live here on BetweenTheRopes.com in the video at the top of the page. Speculation has been running rampant on what the announcement could be. It could be the formal announcement of the UFC digital network or the rumored return of former UFC Heavyweight Champion ...

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UFC 168: Will Brock Lesnar Return Tonight?

Rumors have been running rampant all week that former UFC Heavyweight Champion and current WWE star Brock Lesnar could be returning to company. Speculation is running wild that he is in Las Vegas for the fight’s tonight. UFC President Dana White has been coy all week long regarding a possible Lesnar return. No word from Lesnar’s camp at this time. ...

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UFC 168: Ronda Rousey vs Miesha Tate Breakdown

It has been a fight that has been brewing since they fought each other in March of 2012 under the Strikeforce banner. In the co-main event of tonight’s UFC 168 features a rematch with Ronda Rousey defending her UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship against Miesha Tate. Steve talks to Fighthype.com lead writer Percy Crawford as the guys breakdown this fight, will ...

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UFC 168: Anderson Silva vs Chris Weidman Breakdown

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UFC 168 takes place on tonight from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main event features the rematch as Chris Weidman defends the UFC Middleweight Championship against Anderson Silva. Steve talks to FightHype.com lead writer Percy Crawford as the guys break down the main event and how each guy can win, the significance of the bout ...

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UFC 168 Preview Show

UFC 168 takes place on tonight from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main event features the rematch as Chris Weidman defends the UFC Middleweight Championship against Anderson Silva, with another rematch in the co-feature as Ronda Rousey defends her UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship against Miesha Tate. Also in a key heavyweight bout, former UFC Heavyweight ...

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Batista Has Harsh Words For The WWE Roster

It was announced tonight’s WWE Monday Night Raw that former WWE heavyweight champion Batista will be returning on the January 20th edition of the show. After the announcement was made, Batista went to Twitter and had some harsh words for the WWE roster. I can't wait to get to the Cheesefest in Hoakietown and punch somebody right In the f'n ...

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The WWE Return Date For Batista Set

We had reported on Saturday that information had leaked regarding the return of former WWE heavyweight champion Dave Batista. We now have a return date for Batista. The WWE announced during the first hour of tonight’s Monday Night Raw that “The Animal” will return on the January 20th Raw. That edition of Raw will take place from the Nutter Center ...

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Jeff Jarrett Gone From TNA

In a surprising announcement, Jeff Jarrett is officially gone from TNA Wrestling. Jarrett announced on Twitter a short time ago that he was leaving the company. On December 22nd, 2013 I officially resigned from TNA Entertainment. Thanks to everyone involved for all the fantastic memories! #grateful — Jeff Jarrett (@JeffJarrettTNA) December 23, 2013 Jarrett co-founded TNA in 2002 with his ...

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WWE Monday Night Raw (Non-Spoilers) For Tonight’s Show

The WWE taped tonight’s Monday Night Raw on Tuesday night from Austin, Texas. Here are the matches that will be on tonight’s show starting at 8 p.m. ET on USA. -A.J. Lee, Tamina, Aksana, Rosa Mendes, Alicia Fox, and another Diva vs. The Bella Twins, Natalya, Cameron, Naomi, and Eva Marie in a 12 Diva Jingle Bells match. -Sin Cara ...

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UFC 168 Video: Ronda Rousey Submits Miesha Tate

The top two fights for UFC 168 on Saturday night are rematches as Anderson Silva looks to regain the middleweight title against Chris Weidman. In the co-feature, Ronda Rousey defends her UFC women’s bantamweight title against Miesha Tate. Rousey and Tate squared off the first time under the Strikeforce banner in March of 2012, with Rousey submitting Tate in the ...

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UFC 168 Video: Chris Weidman Knocks Out Anderson Silva To Win The UFC Middleweight Title

UFC 168 takes place on Saturday night from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The main event will feature Chris Weidman defending the UFC middleweight title against former long-time middleweight champion Anderson Silva. The two squared off in July when Weidman knocked out Silva in the second round to win the title at UFC 162. The UFC has ...

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WWE Pulls Live Event Advertising For Dave Batista

We had reported yesterday that former WWE champion Dave Batista was being advertised for a live event on February 16 in Las Vegas. That was signaling to the wrestling world that Batista would be returning to the WWE after being away since 2010. The WWE noticing that the news has spread, pulled Batista from the advertising for the event in ...

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Former WWE Champion And Top Draw Returning To The WWE

We had discussed on Thursday’s video podcast about the possibility of Dave Batista returning to the company in time for WrestleMania season. That is now a reality as the former WWE champion has been advertised for a live event on February 16 in Las Vegas. There is a photograph of Batista in the advertising for the show. No return date ...

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WWE Smackdown Spoilers For Friday December 27, 2013

The WWE held their Smackdown tapings last night in Corpus Christi, Texas. The show will air on next Friday on the SyFy channel starting at 8 p.m. ET. Here is what happened at the tapings. -John Cena came out to a loud pop. Corpus is always pro Cena. He included a Hulk Hogan reference in his promo while talking about ...

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WWE TV Deals Coming, Royal Rumble and WrestleMania Talk

A lot to get to on this week’s BTR Flagship show with Brian, Steve and Michael as they talk about the Variety.com article regarding the WWE negotiating it’s new TV deals, if there is too much programming especially with the WWE Network about to launch, who could possibly appear at the Royal Rumble, rumors of the return of a big ...

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WWE Survivor Series 2013 Preliminary Buyrate Drops From Last Year

Expectations weren’t good headed into the 2013 WWE Survivor Series due to the top matches on the card. The event was headlined by Randy Orton defending the WWE championship against Big Show. The co-feature had John Cena defending the World heavyweight championship against Alberto Del Rio. Those expectations were spot on as WrestlingObserver.com is reporting that the preliminary buyrate for ...

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The Expendables 3 Movie Trailer Featuring Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey returns to the octagon next Saturday as she will defend her UFC Women’s Bantamweight Title against Miesha Tate in the co-main event of UFC 168. Between her fights, the budding UFC star appeared in her first movie as she filmed a role in the movie, “The Expendables 3”. The movie features stars like Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham and ...

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UFC 167 Buyrate Lowest For A Georges St-Pierre Fight Since 2008

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UFC 167 last month was highlighted by now former UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St-Pierre defeating Johny Hendricks by a controversial split decision. After the fight, St-Pierre had hinted he may leave the UFC and confirmed that on a conference call Friday in vacating the title and taking an indefinite leave of absence. Dave Meltzer of MMAFighting.com is reporting that the ...

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UFC On Fox 9 Rating Lower Than Expected

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UFC on Fox 9 took place on Saturday night in Sacramento, California. The main event featured Demetrious Johnson retaining his UFC Flyweight Championship defeating Joseph Benavidez by first round knockout. The rating for the show was a 1.8 with a 2.8 million total viewers. The number is up 20 percent in ratings and 18 percent in viewers from the Johnson ...

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