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It’s Time For Jon Jones To Choose A Side

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Jon Jones successfully defended his UFC light heavyweight championship for a seventh time at UFC 172 on Saturday night defeating Glover Teixeira by unanimous decision. What’s next for Jones seems a likely rematch with Alexander Gustafsson later on this year. We reported yesterday that Jones made a post on his Instagram account two days taunting UFC Hall of Famer Chuck ... Read More »

UFC Fight Night 38 Preview Show With Brian Stann

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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 ... Read More »

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

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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 ... Read More »

UFC Fight Night 26 Results: Chael Sonnen Submits Shogun Rua

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Chael Sonnen has always been one to talk a big game and on this night, he backed it up with one of the biggest wins in his career. Sonnen earned an impressive first-round victory over former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua by making him submit at the 4:47 mark with a guillotine choke in the main event of ... Read More »

UFC Fight Night 26 Weigh-In Results

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UFC Fight Night 26 participants weighed-in yesterday at the TD Garden in Boston, where the event will be taking place taking place. All 26 fighters on the card made weight. Here are the results of the weigh-ins and a highlight video included above. MAIN CARD (FOX Sports 1, 8 p.m. ET) • Mauricio Rua (205) vs. Chael Sonnen (205) • ... Read More »

UFC Fight Night 26’s Steven Siler Ready To Make A Run At The Title

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Steve talks to UFC featherweight Steven Siler as he fights Mike Brown tomorrow night on UFC Fight Night 26 in a key featherweight bout. Siler discusses his last fight with Kurt Holobaugh, hanging out with Brown, the rise of fellow feathweight Connor McGregor, his favorite food and much more. UFC Fight Night 26 takes place tomorrow night from the TD ... Read More »

Between The Ropes Podcast Previewing UFC on Fox Sports 1

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Brian and Steve look ahead to Saturday’s UFC on Fox Sports 1: Shogun vs. Sonnen show and discuss the show including the main event of Shogua Rua vs. Chael Sonnen, Alistair Overeem vs. Travis Browne and the undercard, winners and losers, who could be a breakout star in the UFC and more. Subscribe to Between The Ropes on iTunes so you can ... Read More »

UFC Fight Night 26 Press Conference Starting At 1 P.M. ET

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UFC Fight Night 26 takes place on Saturday from the TD Garden in Boston with the main event featuring Chael Sonnen facing off with Shogun Rua. Before Saturday’s fights, the press conference for the event takes place today at 1 p.m. ET. The press conference will be taking place at the Wang Theatre in Boston. Those attending the press conference ... Read More »

Fox Sports 1 Agrees To Deals With Major TV Companies

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UFC fans with DirecTV, Time Warner and Dish Network can now rejoice. The Los Angeles Times reported that Fox Sports 1 has agreed to deals with DirecTV, Time Warner and Dish Network in time for the network’s debut this Saturday. UFC President Dana White then confirmed the news on Twitter. FOX Sports 1 just finished its deal with Direct TV, ... Read More »

Between The Ropes MMA Podcast – August 8, 2013

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Brian and Steve get caught up on the latest in MMA including a look back at UFC 163, Chael Sonnen’s licensing issues in Boston for his upcoming fight against ‘Shogun’ Rua, Bjorn Rebney’s recent comments directed at Sonnen and UFC, Ronda Rousey possibly adding on another movie role and her future in MMA, Dominick Cruz’s comeback and more. Subscribe to Between ... Read More »

Chael Sonnen Signs New UFC Deal, Returning to Middleweight

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Chael Sonnen will be fighting for a while longer. The former two-division contender announced on Fuel TV on Tuesday night that he has agreed to a new five-fight contract with the UFC that will have him return to the middleweight division following his light heavyweight matchup against Mauricio Rua on August 17. Sonnen also said that he has changed training ... Read More »

Chael Sonnen vs Shogun Rua Set to Headline UFC on Fox Sports 1 1

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August is going to one of the busiest months in the history of the UFC. The UFC will have two pay-per-view events, UFC 163 and UFC 164 at the beginning and end of the month. Then you have the debut of Fox Sports 1 channel debuting on August 17 with the UFC having two shows that month on the channel. ... Read More »