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UFC on FOX 11: Werdum Batters Browne, Will Meet Velasquez in Mexico

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UFC Fight Night 33 Recap: Hunt and Bigfoot Battle to a Legendary Draw, Shogun Relives Pride Days with Devastating KO

UFC Fight Night 33 was far better than UFC Fight Night 32—even though the main event ended in a draw.

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UFC Fight Night 33: Hunt vs. Bigfoot — Live Results & Commentary

The UFC lands in Brisbane tonight, and for a free card overseas, this thing is kind of loaded. Live main card updates will be right here starting at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT.

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Tim Kennedy Was Apparently Not the Biggest Fan of Nelson Mandela

You can be an American patriot and still respect Mandela for the life he led, his indomitable spirit, the battles he fought and won for human justice.

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GIF-Ranking the ‘Fight Night 33: Hunt vs. Bigfoot’ Main Card Fights By Interest Level

A six fight main card featuring the likes of Mauricio Rua and Pat Barry is a card worth delving a little deeper into, so join us for a fight-by-fight gifdown of Fight Night 33.

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Heart & Soul of MMA: Caros Fodor, And the Heroism of Companionship

He had nightmares. He drank. The nightmares wouldn't stop so he drank more. Caros and his friends went out most nights and started brawls. But MMA rescued him. And in turn, he rescued someone else.

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Ulysses Gomez Collapses While Cutting Weight; Cage Warriors 62 Main Event Scrapped

Even though Gomez wanted to move forward with the fight anyway, Cage Warriors made the only sane decision and scrapped it

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UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Bigfoot — Weigh-In Results and Videos

It was a relatively uneventful affair — except for when Bethe Correia tried to spook Julie Kedzie and failed miserably.

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Sad Quote of the Day: Forrest Griffin “Can’t Shoot a Basketball, Can’t Throw a Ball, and Has to Brush His Teeth With His Left Hand” These Days


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On This Day in MMA History: Jon Jones Tastes Defeat (Kind Of) at the TUF 10 Finale

Maybe you remember Nelson's nasty one-shot KO of Schaub at the event, and maybe you remember the 15-minute wheezefest that was Kimbo vs. Houston Alexander. But the reason that the TUF 10 Finale remains infamous four years later is because of a bullshit little rule known as "no 12-to-6 elbows," which may very well be the most arbitrary and baseless rule in MMA history.

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Random Thoughts on the UFC’s Decision to Increase the UFC 168 PPV By Five Dollars

Will you happily fork over the extra cash, or just continue stealing PPVs from sketchy foreign sites as is tradition?

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Thiago Alves *Finally* Healthy, Hoping to Continue Obliterating Legs at UFC 171 in March

So, who would you guys like to see Alves paired up with in his return bout? Pyle? MacDonald? Thatch?

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Anthony Pettis Wants to Fight Nate Diaz After Recovering From Knee Surgery

Oddly enough, it wasn't Nate's one-round blitzkrieg of Gray Maynard at the TUF 18 Finale that convinced Pettis that Diaz is worthy of a title shot — it was what Diaz said in his post-fight interview.

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Jon Jones vs. Glover Teixeira Re-Re-Booked for UFC 171, March 15th in Dallas

Super Bowl weekend didn't work. February 22nd didn't work either. But we have a good feeling that this latest date is going to stick, you guys.

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Could Ben Askren vs. Phil Baroni(‘s Imploded Ankle) Actually Be Close to Happening?

This will surely go down in the history books as the catalyst to the greatest MMA feud of all time.

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Under the Radar: Six Awesome Fights You Probably Didn’t Know Were Happening This Weekend

Nick Newell, Felice Herrig, and Leonard Garcia are back in action this weekend. And here you thought we weren't MMA fans anymore.

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Nick Diaz Visits the Welfare Office, And It Is Sad [VIDEO]

As Diaz observes, that little girl is indeed doing "snow angels" on the floor.

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UFC on FOX 9 Loses Another One: John Dodson Out of Jorgensen Fight With Knee Injury [UPDATED]

It's not a real injury curse until replacement fighters start pulling out with their own injuries.

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Knockout of the Day: Fighter Touches Gloves, Kind of Just Stands There, Gets KTFO’d [VIDEO]

Let this be a lesson to the rest of you aspiring fighters: After the ref starts the fight, "Wait, bro, I wasn't ready" isn't really a valid excuse.

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[VIDEO] Ronda Rousey’s Training Partner/Bestie Scored Another First Round Sub Over the Weekend and it Wasn’t an Armbar

(Classic Marina, always having to one up her big shot BFF.) 

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Barnburner Alert: Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Rustam Khabilov Booked for UFC 170 in February

Will Khabilov suplex his way to another huge victory at 155 lbs?

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Hunt vs. Bigfoot Fight-Picking Contest: Win a Sakuraba T-Shirt From Scramble!

To make things a little more interesting for this contest, we're going to tweak the rules a little bit: Instead of having you submit predictions for the main event only, we're going to allow you to submit a prediction for any fight in the lineup.

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And Now He’s Fired: Bellator Releases Ben Saunders, For Some Reason [UPDATED]

Saunders could have theoretically continued on his "perennial contender" path forever, coming close to title contention in Bellator, but not quite reaching the goal. Instead, he'll be looking for new opportunities in World Series of Fighting or One FC with the rest of MMA's lost souls.

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The TUF 18 Salaries, Or, What the Hell Has Happened to Nate Diaz’s Salary? [UPDATED]

Was Diaz simply the latest fighter to fall victim to the "Choose Your Salary" wheel that Dana White has hanging in his office?

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Ben Askren Joins Evolve MMA, Likely Headed to…One FC (?!!!)

Ben Askren vs. Phil Baroni's imploded ankle for the One FC welterweight title! USA! USA!

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‘Fight Night 34: Saffiedine vs. Lim’ to Stream on UFC’s New *Subscription-Based* Digital Network at 6:30 a.m. [LOLWUT]

That's right, kids! For the low, low price of money, you can access garbage-ass international cards featuring sub-UFC level fighters, instead of, you know, just continuing to stream those fights illegally! HOW CAN THIS STRATEGY POSSIBLY FAIL?

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Video: Andrei Arlovski TKO’s Andreas Kraniotakes in Belarus [UPDATED]

Arlovski appeared loose and in control throughout the match, which ended in the second round with a big right hand from The Pitbull and some follow-up shots on the ground.

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The Ultimate Fighter Finale: Sampo v Benoit

TUF 18 Finale Curtain-Jerker Ryan Benoit Makes $100,000 in Bonuses for Losing to Josh Sampo

Benoit's hundred-grand windfall is even more surprising because, as the data shows, opening bouts are rarely remembered when it's time to award bonuses. But in a card marked by underwhelming performances, one-sided beatings, and a brutal disqualification, the Benoit/Sampo fight was at least somewhat competitive.

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Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate Join Forces to Create an Awkward Interview [VIDEO]

If you thought an interview putting hated rivals Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate shoulder-to-shoulder would have Chael Sonnen levels of excitement, you'd be wrong.

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CagePotato PSA: You Can Support Women’s MMA and Still Think a Women’s Fight Was Awful

If you follow CagePotato on Twitter and get upset when we express a harsh (but honest) opinion...what the hell are you doing following us in the first place?

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TUF 18 Finale Results — Diaz Smashes Maynard in First Round

After a sluggish start, Saturday's event ended with two promising new TUF champs and a vintage 209-style beatdown from Nate Diaz.

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