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Power-Ranking the Bevy of Fights Booked Today, January 15th, With GIFS

Chief among them: Matt Hamill's (latest) unretirement, Thiago Silva's (unfortunate) return, and what will surely make for the hottest staredown in MMA History.

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9 Things We Learned From the New UFC/Reebok Athlete Outfitting Policy

While the Athlete Outfitting Policy provides no hard details on how much fighters will be paid, it does sketch out what the UFC/Reebok partnership will look like from a logistical standpoint.

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“UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier” PPV Buyrate Estimated at 740,000 to 820,000

UFC 182's buyrate represents the most successful showing in Jon Jones's career.

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The Ultimate Fighter Finale

Carla Esparza vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk Strawweight Title Fight Set for UFC 185 Co-Main Event; Pearson vs. Stout Also Added

TUF 20 winner Carla Esparza will make her first UFC strawweight title defense against undefeated Polish striker Joanna Jedrzejczyk, in the co-main event of UFC 185: Pettis vs. Dos Anjos (March 14th, Dallas).

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UFC 181 - Pettis v Melendez

The End of Dana White

Dana White's role as the UFC's public face has been steadily shrinking — which could signal a necessary new direction for the fight promotion.

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UFC 161 Weigh-in

Pat Barry Books Two Kickboxing Matches in Three Months, Faces Mourad Bouzidi at Glory 20 in April

(*covers eyes*) (*prays that Barry doesn't get viciously KO'd again*)

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UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz Extended Preview — “A Fighter With No Fear Meets a Legend With No Limits”

This UFC 183 extended trailer doesn't contain much in the way of trash-talk or snappy soundbites, but it's a nice reminder that, holy crap, this fight is actually happening at the end of the month.

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Johny Hendricks vs. Matt Brown Booked for UFC 185; Thatch vs. Thomson to Headline UFC Fight Night 60

The UFC announced the booking today, which comes as a bit of a surprise, considering that the original plan was to book Hendricks vs. Lawler III.

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Hot Potato: Meet Summer Daniels, Bellator’s New Ring Girl ‘Direction’ [15 Photos]

Summer's biggest claim to fame is that she's the only woman to appear on the cover of Hustler without getting nude inside the magazine, which is a pretty impressive achievement, I guess.

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NSAC Recap: Jake Shields’ UFC 150 Drug Test Revealed, Ashlee Evans-Smith Receives Temporary Suspension + More

The tl;dr version: Diuretics bad, cocaine good (or at least acceptable).

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Former UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva Holds Press Conference

[VIDEO] Anderson Silva KO’s Training Partner, Then Continues to Pummel Him After the Fact

Seriously, what the hell, Anderson?

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Jon Jones Leaves Drug Rehab Program After One Night. ONE NIGHT.

Essentially, Jon Jones tests positive for cocaine, everybody in his life publicly applauds him, he suffers zero professional consequences, and his drug treatment turns into a home-study program after one night.

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Henry Cejudo (Tentatively) Returns to Flyweight, Meets Chris Cariaso at UFC 185

After winning his UFC debut at bantamweight last month, Henry Cejudo has decided to throw caution to the wind and return to flyweight for his next bout.

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Uriah Hall Loses Another Opponent, Now Fighting Some Dude Called “The Choir Boy” at Fight Night 59

Soon to be nicknamed "The Corpse."

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UFC Cancels March 7th Fight Night Event Rumored for Windsor, Ontario

The March 7th date was the fifth in a string of back-to-back-to-back-to-back-to-back-to-back UFC events from February 14th to March 21st. Good Lord. I can't imagine what the UFC matchmakers are going through trying to fill all these spots.

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Quote of the Day: Dennis Siver Thinks Conor McGregor Should “Stick His Predictions in His Ass”

Wait, it's Dennis SIver who's fighting Conor McGregor? SOMEONE SHOULD PROMOTE THIS!!

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UFC Fight Night: MacDonald v Saffiedine

UFC Booking Alert: Rory MacDonald vs. Hector Lombard at UFC 186

Canadian psycho vs. Angry, muscular Cuban man. Place your bets.

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Look at Jon Jones’ High School Yearbook Picture

This is what high school freshman Jon Jones looks like.

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Wanderlei Silva Buries the Nevada Athletic Commission, Continues Descent Into Irrelevance

Wanderlei Silva released a video defending Jon Jones and damning the Nevada Athletic Commission.

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Classic Fight: Donald Cerrone and Ben Henderson’s 2009 “Fight of the Year” at WEC 43

The fight is aight, but it's the classic crowd shot during "Cowboy's" intro that needs to be seen to be believed.

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Rumor: WWE and TapouT to Announce Exclusive Sponsorship Deal

I know what you're thinking: What does the world's leading producer of novelty children's beds have to do with professional wrestling?

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Friday Links: Jon Jones Was Not Using Synthetic Testosterone, WSOF Exec Goes to Prison, War Machine Finds Jesus + More

Plus: Chael Sonnen may have been trying to tell us something, the dumbest Internet products of all time, and the glorious return of Michelle Jenneke!

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Is Conor McGregor Worthy of a Featherweight Title Shot? CagePotato Explains Why It Makes Sense [VIDEO]

Is this the right move by the UFC? And will McGregor blow through Siver as quickly as he claims?

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Ashlee Evans-Smith Tests Positive for Diuretic, Manager Offers Batsh*t Crazy Explanation

"She takes flowers, weird sh-t. It could possibly be that."

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Lyoto Machida vs. Luke Rockhold to Headline UFC on FOX 15, April 18th in Newark

After months of politely suggesting the matchup, Lyoto Machida finally has the opponent he wants, and we're psyched about it.

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The Plot Thickens: Jon Jones’ Test Results Also Reveal Abnormal T/E Ratios, Hormone Levels [UPDATED]

Cover-ups! Conspiracies! Watery urine samples!! THIS STORY HAS IT ALL.

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UFC Fighter Portrait Shoot

Oh, For The Love of Christ: Ken Shamrock Reportedly Facing James Quinn In a Bare Knuckle Boxing Match

As if the perils and inconsistent regulations of MMA weren't cringeworthy enough, it seems like the shift to boxing is the answer to when shit really hits the fan.

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Screw It, Today Is the Day We Pass 50,000 Fans on Facebook [UPDATED]

Man, remember when hitting 10,000 Facebook fans was a huge deal for us? And oh how we celebrated when we doubled that number two years later. Such modest goals for a mid-level MMA blog just trying to find its place in the world.

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Anderson Silva to Earn Middleweight Title Shot With UFC 183 Win Over Nick Diaz

“Diaz and Anderson Silva are fighting, and obviously if Anderson Silva wins that fight, and whether Vitor or Weidman win, then you have Anderson Silva versus either one of those guys,” White said.

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With Jon Jones’ Cocaine Scandal, the Nevada State Athletic Commission Once Again Shines a Light On Their Own Incompetence

NSAC would love to answer all our questions about Jon Jones failed drug test, but they'd have to get their stories straight first.

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