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Jose Aldo Says Chad Mendes Is A Pu**y And Hints At PED Use

Last week, UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo had to bow out of his scheduled UFC 176 fight with Chad Mendes due to injury. Mendes did interview with MMAFighting.com on Monday stating that Aldo can’t run from him forever. Usually mild-mannered, Aldo responded in an open letter to Brazilian outlet, Combate.com to Mendes’ accusations. New Urijah Faber UFC 175 Official Walkout ...

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Cris Cyborg Dropping To 135, Make Debut In December

Could MMA fans be one step closer to a Cris Cyborg vs Ronda Rousey fight inside the octagon? MMAJunkie.com is reported and has confirmed that Cyborg will be making her bantamweight debut at a Invicta FC card in December. No opponent has been announced at this time. The show will air on UFC Fight Pass. Cyborg, who is the Invicta ...

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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 for the vacant strawweight title, ...

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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 and announced that the main ...

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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 Newsletter (subscription only) stated that ...

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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 to the complaint. “Mr. Sonnen ...

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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 website there was some consideration ...

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UFC 176 Postponed

UFC 176 was doomed the moment featherweight champion Jose Aldo suffered an injury in training camp and was out of his main event rematch against Chad Mendes. Kevin Iole of Yahoo Sports is reporting that UFC 176 has been postponed and would likely just be shifted to the show to take place on August 30 in Sacramento. <blockquoteclass=”twitter-tweet” lang=”en”> UFC ...

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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 by certified mail on June ...

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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 figures for The Ultimate Fighter ...

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Pat Miletich Officially Inducted Into The UFC Hall Of Fame

In a ceremony today at the UFC Fan Expo, Pat Miletich became the 12th inductee into the UFC Hall of Fame. Miletich was joined onstage by fellow Hall of Famer and former training partner, Matt Hughes. He was introduced by UFC president Dana White. It seemed like Miletich would never get this chance as he had a standing feud with ...

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Chris Weidman Leads UFC 175 Salaries

Chris Weidman made the second defense of his UFC middleweight championship defeating Lyoto Machida on Saturday night at UFC 175. The New York native got paid a hefty sum for his night’s work. BetweenTheRopes.com received the salaries from UFC 175 and Weidman led all fighters making $450,000 for his efforts, with $225,000 to show and another $225,000 in win bonus ...

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Video Highlights Of Chris Weidman Defeating Lyoto Machida At UFC 175

Chris Weidman proved the doubters wrong Saturday night as he defeated Lyoto Machida in the main event of UFC 175 to retain the UFC middleweight title. It was a more entertaining fight that people were anticipating, with moments where Machida and Weidman had their fair share of exciting moments. BetweenTheRopes.com scored the fight for Weidman, 49-46. Watch the highlights of ...

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Vitor Belfort Says He Wants His Title Shot

Vitor Belfort was supposed to face Chris Weidman for the UFC middleweight championship instead of Lyoto Machida. Belfort though had to bow out of the fight when the Nevada State Athletic Commission banned TRT use and he needed time to regroup his body. Belfort was scheduled to fight Chael Sonnen on tonight’s UFC 175 pending getting his license, but Sonnen ...

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Chris Weidman And Ronda Rousey Highlight UFC 175 Bonuses

In the main event of UFC 175 tonight, Chris Weidman defeated Lyoto Machida by unanimous decision to retain the UFC middleweight championship. The co-main event had Ronda Rousey retaining the UFC women’s bantamweight title battering Alexis Davis 16 seconds into the first round. During tonight’s UFC 175 press conference, president Dana White announced bonuses for the show. “Fight of the ...

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UFC 175 Results: Chris Weidman Retains Middleweight Title In Action Packed Fight Against Lyoto Machida

Chris Weidman had a point to prove in his second defense of his UFC middleweight championship tonight against Lyoto Machida at UFC 175. People thought Weidman’s wins over Anderson Silva were fluke. The New York native proved the critics wrong. The fight starts with three kicks from Weidman. Machida circling the cage and another attempted kick by the champion. Weidman ...

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UFC 175 Results: Ronda Rousey Decimates Alexis Davis

Ronda Rousey was a 9 to 1 favorite heading into her UFC women’s bantamweight title defense against Alexis Davis at tonight’s UFC 175. Now we know why “Rowdy” was such a favorite. The fight opened with Davis coming right at Rousey, but the champion came right back to pucnhes and knees. Rousey then threw a rigght hook/left hook combination and ...

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World Series Of Fighting President Ray Sefo Discusses WSOF On NBC, Nick Newell, Signing Chael Sonnen

World Series of Fighting 11 takes place on Saturday afternoon from the Ocean Center in Daytona Beach, Florida. The main card airs on NBC starting at 4 p.m. ET. The main event features Justin Gaethje defending the WSOF lightweight title against Nick Newell. In the co-feature, Jon Fitch faces Dennis Hallman in welterweight action. Also on the card, Gesias Cavalcante ...

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Episode Two Of UFC Embedded

The second episode of UFC Embedded in the buildup to UFC 175 was released, which you can watch in the video above. In this episode, you see UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey go through a workout routine and gets emotional. Also, we see Alexis Davis and Lyoto Machida arrive in Las Vegas and see UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman ...

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Full Cast For The Ultimate Fighter 20 Revealed

It was announced a few months back that the 20th season of The Ultimate Fighter would be a season contested of just women. Filming for the season began earlier this week and here are the 16 women who will be competing to become the first UFC strawweight champion. -Heather Jo Clark -Emily Kagan -Aisling Daly -Lisa Ellis -Carla Esparza -Felice ...

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