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UFC – NSAC Corruption and Its Effect On MMA

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For quite some time, the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) has drawn the ire of combat sports fans. The athletic governing body has, in a way, become just as big a part of the show as the fighters, and the techniques they employ inside the cage/ring. Inept judges and referees are continually assigned high-profile fights in The Silver State, effectively ...

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UFC Fight Night Stockholm Could Shape UFC’s Future

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Fight Night Stockholm will set the table for the rest of 2015 atop the light heavyweight division in UFC, but the card could also end up influencing the heavyweight division as well. With a win over Anthony “Rumble” Johnson in Stockholm on Saturday (Sunday morning in Sweden), Alexander Gustafsson will earn a future title bout with champion Jon Jones, a ...

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Questions Come About from Jon Jones Fallout

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“With the support of my family, I have entered into a drug treatment facility.” These were the words of UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones, earlier this week. Ahead of his successful title defense against Daniel Cormier, Jones tested positive for traces of cocaine. Still, Jones was allowed to compete in the huge January 3rd matchup with Cormier, because the test ...

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UFC 182 Recap: Jon Jones Still Champ, Defeats Daniel Cormier

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UFC 182 came to us from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday night. The main card was kicked off by a welterweight battle pitting a returning Josh Burkman against former Bellator middleweight champ Hector Lombard. Lombard, the heaviest-favored fighter on the card, was expected to steamroll Burkman in this fight, with many expecting a first-round finish. ...

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UFC 182 ‘Jones vs. Cormier’ Conference Call – December 29, 2014

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Listen to the complete UFC 182 conference call featuring light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier less than a week before they square off in the octagon in what is one of the most anticipated fights in MMA history. Subscribe to Between The Ropes on iTunes so you automatically get the latest podcasts and make sure to give us your ...

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Chael Sonnen On his Dislike for Trash Talk, Saying No to Pro Wrestling, CM Punk and if Brock Lesnar will Fight Again

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ESPN MMA analyst and podcast host the “American Gangster” Chael P. Sonnen joins the podcast as he talks about the build up to the Jon Jones — Daniel Cormier fight, why he dislikes the term trash talking, hyping fights he was in the emotion he felt at the time, being the bad guy, what he liked first between amateur and ...

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Alexander Gustafsson Feels Due To Jon Jones Injury, He Should Fight Jones At UFC 182

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Earlier on Tuesday, it was revealed that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has suffered a torn meniscus and a sprained ankle and is out of his scheduled title defense against Daniel Cormier next month at UFC 178. Cormier was told by UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta that he would still get the shot at Jones for the rescheduled fight at ...

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Jon Jones Suffers Leg Injury, Out Of UFC 178 Against Daniel Cormier

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The UFC announced a short time ago that light heavyweight champion Jon Jones suffered a torn meniscus and a sprained ankle in training and is out of his UFC 178 main event title defense against Daniel Cormier. Stepping in as the new main event is the UFC 177 co-main event featuring flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson defending against Chris Cariaso. In ...

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Video Of Jon Jones And Daniel Cormier Calling Each Other A Pu**y, Jones Threatens To Kill Cormier

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On Monday, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and challenger Daniel Cormier had gotten into a brawl at The Ultimate Media to promote their fight at UFC 178 next month. Following the brawl, Jones and Cormier went on Sportcenter to promote the fight and talk about the brawl. After Jones and Cormier were done with the segment, cameras kept rolling ...

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UFC On Jones-Cormier Brawl: “This Is Certainly Not A Proud Moment For The UFC Organization”

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The talk of the sports world today was the brawl at the UFC 178 media day with light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and his opponent at the show, Daniel Cormier. For people who thought the UFC would do nothing, think again. UFC’s Chief Legal Officer, Kirk Hendrick released a statement to UFC.com on the matter. Hendrick said it wasn’t a ...

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Video: Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier Brawl at Press Conference

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Jon Jones and Daniel Cormer got into a brawl today at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas at a press conference to promote their upcoming fight at UFC 178 on September 27. Tempers have been flaring between the two sides leading up to their traditional face-off with one another in the press conference.  When they got next to one another, ...

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Vitor Belfort, Chael Sonnen in Front of NSAC, UFC on Fox Preview

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Brian and Steve are back for the MMA podcast as they talk about Vitor Belfort and Chael Sonnen going in front of the NSAC, Sonnen getting suspended with Belfort now facing Chris Weidman at UFC 181 on December 6th, Jon Jones now facing Daniel Cormier for the UFC light heavyweight championship in September, Conor McGregor’s win and his next fight ...

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