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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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Georges St-Pierre Releases VADA Drug Test Results On Twitter

Georges St-Pierre returns to the octagon next Saturday night at UFC 167 when he defends the UFC welterweight title against Johny Hendricks. A lot has been made regarding drug testing heading into this fight as both guys had agreed to go under VADA (Voluntary Anti-Doping Agency). St-Pierre had even agreed that he would pay the bill for him and Hendricks. ...

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Jon Jones To Be On The Cover Of New EA Sports UFC Video Game, Fan Vote For Second Fighter

Another day, another accomplishment for UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. It has been announced that Jones will be on the cover of the new EA Sports UFC video game titled, “EA Sports UFC”. The game will be coming out in 2014. To add a wrinkle to the game, EA Sports and the UFC announced that a second fighter will ...

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UFC 167 Primetime: Georges St-Pierre vs Johny Hendricks Epsiode 1

UFC 167 take place on Saturday, Novemeber 16 from the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas. The main event will feature UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre facing off with number one contender Johny Hendricks. “UFC Primetime” is a three part series the UFC rolls out to hype big fights. The first episode of the show aired last night. The episode ...

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UFC Announces “20 Days To UFC 167” Tour

UFC 167 takes place on Saturday, November 16th from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The card is headlined by UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre defending his title against Johny Hendricks. The co-main event will feature three-time UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen facing former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans. The show is being touted as the 20th ...

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Donald Cerrone vs Evan Dunham Added To A Stacked UFC 167

If you thought the UFC wasn’t going to stack their 20th anniversary show at UFC 167, you were wrong as another fight was added. It was announced that by lasvegassun.com that Donald Cerrone will battling Evan Dunham in lightweight action. Both fighters are looking to get back on track, as we just seen Cerrone in action as he lost to ...

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Alistair Overeem Battling Frank Mir At UFC 167

It was announced yesterday by the Las Vegas Review-Journal and confirmed by the UFC that former Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem will fight former two time UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir at UFC 167. This show has been dubbed as the 20th anniversary show of the organization. This is a big fight for Mir and Overeem as Mir has lost ...

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Nick Diaz Offered To Fight Lyoto Machida At Middleweight

Could we see Nick Diaz come out of retirement? UFC President Dana White hopes so, as White revealed during a special Q&A at Barrio Cantina in Boston for a fundraising effort for The Shawn Thornton Foundation that he talked to Diaz today and offered him a fight against Lyoto Machida at middleweight. “I talked to Diaz today, and I made ...

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Video: UFC World Tour 2013 in New York Starting at 1 P.M. ET

The UFC World Tour 2013 continues today as the UFC stops in New York as the press conference takes at the Beacon Theatre starting at 1 p.m. ET. You can watch the video live on the player above. The people that were in Los Angeles yesterday for the UFC World Tour 2013 are in New York today. Those people are: ...

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Video: UFC World Tour in Los Angeles

The UFC announced about two weeks ago that a world tour would ensue to promote UFC 165, UFC 166, UFC 167 and UFC 168. Today was the first time all eight participants on the tour were all together. The tour stop today was at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. The fighters that were there today were: UFC 165 headliners ...

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Chris Weidman vs Anderson Silva Fight Estimated To Do 550,000 Pay-Per-View Buys

For the prediction that UFC President Dana White made about UFC 162 trending to about 800,000 buys was a little bit off. According to Dave Meltzer from MMAFighting.com, UFC 162 featuring Chris Weidman knocking off Anderson Silva to win the UFC middleweight championship did about 550,000 buys on pay-per view. The promotion based around the fight was that fighters were ...

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“UFC World Tour” Is Official

In the UFC we have seen press tours for the event headliners in that the main event will travel to the city to drum up interest for the card. Now the organization has expanded beyond that idea. The UFC officially announced late yesterday that they will be doing a “UFC World Tour”, where they will be taking the headliners from ...

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Dana White Shoots Down Nick Diaz Return To The UFC

If you were excited about Nick Diaz making his return to the UFC, you will have to wait a little longer. UFC President Dana White told MMAFighting.com that he hasn’t spoken to the former Strikeforce welterweight champion or anyone in representing him. That is contrary to an interview that Diaz trainer Cesar Gracie did with BJPenn.com stating that Diaz had ...

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Between The Ropes MMA Podcast UFC 161 Preview – June 14, 2013

Brian and Steve preview UFC 161 with includes Rashad Evans against Dan Henderson and Roy Nelson squaring off against Stipe Miocic as well as the rest of the card.  Plus, the look ahead to fights later this year including Jon Jones against Alexander Gustaffson, Cain Velasquez vs. Junior Dos Santos and Georges St. Pierre against Johny Hendricks and more UFC ...

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Georges St-Pierre vs Johny Hendricks likely for November event in Vegas

It is looking like Johny Hendricks won’t have to wait too much for his shot at Georges St-Pierre. Dana White announced today at the UFC 161 open workouts that Hendricks and the UFC welterweight champion will be meeting at a to be determined event in November with Las Vegas being the probable destination. Hendricks has been campaigning for the fight ...

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