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UFC Signs Undefeated Bantamweight Holly Holm

UFC Signs Undefeated Bantamweight Holly Holm

So far, Ronda Rousey has steamrolled through the competition in the UFC.  But there is a worthy opponent on the way with the company today signing unbeaten bantamweight Holly Holm. UFC President Dana White broke the news on Twitter: Welcome to the UFC @_HOLLYHOLMpic.twitter.com/BxNVy8SYTR — Dana White (@danawhite) July 10, 2014 The two sides had

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UFC Conference Call Announcing First Invicta FC Card On UFC Fight Pass

The UFC held a conference call today touting a “major announcement” in regards to UFC Fight Pass. UFC chief content officer Marshall Zelaznik announced that Invicta FC 8 will be taking place on September 6 from Kansas City. The main event is Michelle Waterson defending her Invicta Atomweight Title vs Yasuko Tamada. In the co-feature

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Invicta FC To Make Their UFC Fight Pass Debut With Two Title Fights

Fans have been wondering when all-women’s promotion Invicta FC would be returning. During a conference call today, UFC chief content officer Marshall Zelaznik announced that Invicta will make their debut on UFC Fight Pass with Invicta FC 8 on Saturday, September 6 in Kansas City. Invicta FC president Shannon Knapp was also on the call

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World Series Of Fighting Draws The Highest Rating In Company History

The World Series of Fighting made their debut on NBC this past Saturday airing their 11th show. The show aired at 4 p.m. ET, so what the rating was going to be was unknown since MMA has never aired that early on network television. The show was a rousing success as the event drew 906,000

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Former UFC Champion Interested In Going To WWE?

When you talk to UFC fighters, a lot of them state their love for WWE. The only guys to compete in the UFC and WWE are former UFC champions Brock Lesnar and Ken Shamrock. Can we see another former champion leaving the UFC and head to the WWE? Dave Meltzer in his weekly Wrestling Observer

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Chael Sonnen “Accepts Responsibility For His Actions” Regarding Drug Test Failures

We have finally heard from Chael Sonnen regarding the complaint filed against him from the Nevada State Athletic Commission regarding his two drug test failures. Sonnen’s lawyer, Jeff Meyer, sent the NSAC a response to the complaint that was filed against his client last month. Here was the most telling statement from Meyer in response

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Ronda Rousey Breaks Her Hand At UFC 175

Ronda Rousey successfully defended the UFC women’s bantamweight title for the fourth time defeating Alexis Davis in 16 seconds this past Saturday at UFC 175. Even though the fight lasted a short time, Rousey paid the price. UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta told Yahoo Sports that Rousey broke her hand in the fight. Fertitta told the

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Chael Sonnen Has Until July 17 To Appeal Complaint From NSAC

Chael Sonnen has until July 17 to appeal the complaint against him from the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Sonnen is subjected to a maximum fine of $250,000, expenses related to the complaint and the requirement that Sonnen provides the commission with a clean drug test upon his next licensing application. NSAC sent Sonnen the complaint

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Frankie Edgar Leads TUF 19 Salaries

On Sunday night at The Ultimate Fighter 19 finale, Frankie Edgar pummeled BJ Penn into retirement winning by a third round stoppage. Edgar for his night’s work led all fighter salaries raking in $260,000, with $130,000 coming in form of a win bonus. Penn for his efforts made a flat $150,000. Here the released salary

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