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Vitor Belfort Is Granted License, Will Face Chris Weidman At UFC 181 In December

Vitor Belfort was a granted a license on Wednesday morning by the Nevada State Athletic Commission in a unanimous vote. The NSAC told Belfort that he cannot fight before the month of December, has to have his next fight in Las Vegas and will have to subject himself to random blood and urine testing at anytime, anywhere. NSAC also told ...

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Dana White Says Jon Jones Wants To Fight Daniel Cormier Instead Of Alexander Gustafsson

The MMA world thought the reason Jon Jones hadn’t signed his contract to fight Alexander Gustafsson was because he was negotiating a new contract with the UFC. That apparently isn’t the case. In an interview with UFC.com, president Dana White said that Jones doesn’t want to fight Gustafsson and prefers to fight Daniel Cormier. “Just to clear up a couple ...

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Robbie Lawler Heads UFC 173 Salaries

We announced earlier that Robbie Lawler will be facing Matt Brown at UFC on Fox 12 on July 26 after just fighting Saturday night at UFC 173. Lawler stopped Jake Ellenberger by third round TKO at the event. Salaries for UFC 173 were revealed to BetweenTheRopes.com from the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Lawler lead all fighters making $200,000 including his ...

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UFC 173 Preview Show

UFC 173 takes place tonight from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main event features UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao defending against TJ Dillashaw. The co-feature is a battle of light heavyweights as Daniel Cormier facing Dan Henderson. Another key bout is a battle of top welterweights as Robbie Lawler battles Jake Ellenberger. In today’s podcast, ...

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Episode Six Of UFC Embedded

UFC 173 takes place tonight from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The UFC has been releasing a video blog series titled, “UFC Embedded” leading up to tonight’s show. Today’s video is the sixth video of seven. The video goes behind the scenes of Daniel Cormier cutting weight, Dan Henderson eating a meal and getting a massage, ...

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Watch UFC 173 Weigh-Ins At 7 ET

UFC 173 takes place tomorrow night from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main event features Renan Barao defending the UFC bantamweight championship against TJ Dillashaw. The co-main is a battle of light heavyweights as Daniel Cormier faces off with Dan Henderson. Before the fighters step into the cage, they have to weigh-in and make weight ...

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Episode Four Of UFC Embedded

We are itching closer to UFC 173 on Saturday night from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the lead up to the fight, the UFC has rolled out a video blog series titled, “UFC Embedded”. In episode four, we see Daniel Cormier head to Vegas for his co-main event bout against Dan Henderson, also see the ...

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Episode Three of UFC Embedded

This week the UFC has been airing a new video series titled, “UFC Embedded”. The series has been going behind the scenes with Daniel Cormier, Dan Henderson and Dana White leading up to UFC 173 this Saturday night. In episode three, we see White see the first match of “The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America”, gamble at the Palms Hotel and ...

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Episode Two Of UFC Embedded With Cormier, Henderson

Yesterday was the debut of UFC Embedded as the show went behind the scenes with UFC 173 participants Daniel Cormier and Dan Henderson. UFC President Dana White made a cameo appearance as well. Episode two was released a short time ago. The show followed Cormier and Henderson as they hung with their respective families before leaving for Los Angeles for ...

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The Debut Episode of UFC Embedded Featuring UFC Stars

UFC 173 returns to pay-per-view this Saturday night from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main event features UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao defending against TJ Dillashaw. The co-feature has former Strikeforce heavyweight grand prix champion Daniel Cormier battling former Pride champion and Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Dan Henderson. The company released a new series titled, ...

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UFC Announces Daniel Cormier vs Dan Henderson For Co-Main Event At UFC 173

The MMA world kept hearing rumblings that Dan Henderson would be fighting Daniel Cormier at UFC 173, but UFC President Dana White kept saying nothing had been finalized. Until now. White announced this morning on ESPN’s “SportsCenter” that Cormier will be battling Henderson in the co-main event of UFC 173. The UFC President said that the winner of this fight ...

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UFC Fight Night 38 Preview Show With Brian Stann

UFC Fight Night 38 takes place tonight at Ginasio Nelio Dias in Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil. The main event features a rematch between Dan Henderson and Mauricio “Shogun” Rua. Their first fight took place at UFC 139 in November of 2011 with Henderson winning the fight by a very close unanimous decision. The fight has been deemed by ...

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Watch Perhaps The Greatest Fight In UFC History As Dan Henderson Faces Shogun Rua (Video)

The UFC has never held a Sunday card until now as UFC Fight Night 38 goes down at Ginasio Nelio Dias in Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil. The main event features a rematch between former Pride and Strikeforce champion Dan Henderson battles Maurcio “Shogun” Rua. The two first squared off in perhaps the greatest fight in UFC history at ...

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Nevada State Athletic Commission Bans Testosterone Replacement Therapy For All Fighters

A few moments ago, the Nevada State Athletic Commission voted unanimously to ban therapeutic use exemptions for (TRT) testosterone replacement therapy effective immediately. If any athlete has a TUE, no state commission will recognize it. Any fighter who competes in MMA, boxing and kickboxing will not be allowed to apply for an exemption going forward. Some of the notables who ...

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Watch Top 20 Knockouts In The History Of The UFC

The 20th anniversary show takes place on Saturday night with UFC 167. The organization has been releasing videos this week highlighting 20 years of the organization. In the video above shows the top 20 knockouts in UFC history. Here are the top five, which included a tie for the top spot. 5) Chuck Liddell vs Randy Couture II at UFC ...

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UFC Fight Night 32 Bonuses: Vitor Belfort Heads List Getting $50,000

It was a quick night for Vitor Belfort as he defeated Dan Henderson by knockout 77 seconds into the main event of UFC Fight Night 32. UFC President Dana White announced during the post-fight press conference that Belfort would get $50,000 bonus for Knockout of the Night. Other $50,000 bonuses went Adriano Martins for Submission of the Night for his ...

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UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Vitor Belfort Annihlates Dan Henderson

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A lot was on the line for Vitor Belfort heading into tonight’s main event against Dan Henderson at UFC Fight Night 32. UFC President Dana White stated before the fight that with an impressive win he would get the winner of the middleweight title at UFC 168 next month between champion Chris Weidman and Anderson Silva. With a loss and ...

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Watch The Preliminary Card Of UFC Fight Night 32 On BetweenTheRopes.com Starting At 5:30 PM ET

UFC Fight Night 32 takes place later today from the Goiania Arena in Goiania, Goias, Brazil. The main event features a rematch between two legends of the sport as Dan Henderson will battle Vitor Belfort. Before the main card takes place on Fox Sports 1 at 8 p.m., you can watch the preliminary card on BetweenTheRopes.com starting at 5:30 p.m. ...

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MMA Podcast: UFC Fight Night 31, Bellator, Hendo vs. Belfort

Brian and Steve discuss Bellator 106 featuring Eddie Alvarez and Michael Chandler, UFC Fight Night 31 and Tim Kennedy getting a win despite a torn quad, this weekend’s UFC show featuring Dan Henderson vs. Vitor Belfort, Georges St. Pierre drug testing and more. Subscribe to¬†Between The Ropes on iTunes¬†so you can automatically get the latest podcasts. You can also subscribe ...

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Dan Henderson and Vitor Belfort Have Been Issued TRT Exemptions For UFC Fight Night 32

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Dan Henderson and Vitor Belfort will battle in a rematch this Saturday in the main event of UFC Fight Night 32 from the Goiania Arena in Goiania, Goias, Brazil. It has been confirmed by MMAJunkie.com that both Belfort and Henderson have been given TRT exemptions for their bout on Saturday. Belfort has been more or less criticized intensely for being ...

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