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UFC on FOX Sports 1: Gastelum v Melancon

The Curse is On: Kelvin Gastelum *and* Jamie Varner Pull Out of UFC on FOX 9 With Injuries [UPDATED]

We are currently reaching out to Nate Diaz for a comment on why the UFC continues to "pay these pussys."

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20 Years, 20 Head Kicks: A UFC Anniversary Tribute

Over the last two decades of UFC fights, we've witnessed some unforgettable moments of violence delivered via head kick knockout. Here are our favorites.

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Dana White Lends Some Credence to Chael Sonnen’s Lil Nog Jokes at the Expense of His Own Intelligence

Interesting that the younger, not-run-over-by-a-truck-as-a-child Nogueira has been battling more injury issues than the older, run-over-by-a-truck-as-a-child, arm-shattered-by-Frank-Mir Nogueira as of late.

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UPDATE: Cain Velasquez Will Not Need Shoulder Surgery, But Date of Return Still Uncertain

"He doesn't need surgery, he's just gonna go through a rehab. But it's gonna be a while."

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Confusing the Enemy: What MMA Needs to Learn From the Precedent of Boxing

Yes, MMA is still a "new" sport. But in the present day, it bears an uncomfortable resemblance to the monopolistic and mafia-controlled boxing of the 1950s and ‘60s.

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Legend 2 Mini-Recap: A Neck Crank? A F*CKING NECK CRANK?!!

It's safe to assume that Mirko has officially entered the "Money Up Front" phase of his MMA career.

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Gruesome (Also, Stupid) Injury of the Day: Rony Jason Punches Wall, Juliennes Arm Backstage at ‘Fight Night 32′ [UPDATED]

Locker room walls. They're this year's haunted saunas.

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WEC 36: Cerrone vs. McCullough

CagePotato Roundtable #28: What Is the Most Underrated Fight of All Time?

Today's CagePotato Roundtable covers outstanding fights that somehow managed to slip through the cracks. Read on for our picks, and share yours in the comments section.

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UFC 164: Henderson v Pettis

Anthony Pettis Out of UFC on FOX 9 Main Event With Knee Injury; Johnson vs. Benavidez 2 Named as New Headliner

Meanwhile, Josh Thomson's immediate future is in limbo, and the famously cursed fighter just saw the biggest opportunity of his career go up in smoke.

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UFC 158: St-Pierre v Diaz

Nick Diaz Is Still Retired And Will Be For the Foreseeable Future

Nick Diaz takes his CagePotato bans seriously. After retiring following his loss to Georges St.Pierre at UFC 158 back in March, he stayed retired. And he's going to remain that way.

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UFC Fight Night: Belfort v Henderson

Are Events Like UFC Fight Night 32 Why the UFC’s Popularity is Suffering?

Cards like UFC Fight Night 32 are contributing to the death of MMA's popularity in the US.

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UFC Fight Night 32: Belfort vs. Henderson — The One-Fight Liveblog

If the UFC is going to put such little effort into a fight card, then we're going to put an equal amount of effort into covering it.

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Bellator 107 Recap: Cheick Kongo Wins in Typical Cheick Kongo Fashion, Joe Warren Scores TKO Over Travis Marx

Bellator 107 was a crucial show for the promotion. Over one million people were exposed to their product last week. Did they wow anyone who decided to tune in for their product for a second week in a row? Yes and no.

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Friday Link Dump: Belfort and Henderson Fight for the Testosterone Championship of Brazil, Dana’s Bold Prediction for UFC 168 + Much More

Some must-see highlights from our bros around the blogosphere.

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Catch the ‘Fight Night 32: Henderson vs. Belfort’ Weigh-Ins LIVE Right Here Starting at 1 p.m. EST [UPDATED w/RESULTS]

Your gay roommate will thank you.

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UFC Heavyweight Todd Duffee Sidelined for Another Year Due to Rare Medical Disorder

The 27-year-old Duffee theoretically has a lot of time left as a competitor. But after sitting out all of 2011 and 2013, he'll have to start from the bottom once again when he returns (we hope) at the end of 2014.

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Kazushi Sakuraba/Scramble T-Shirt Caption Contest: And the Winners Are…

"Chandler and Alvarez do their impression of Sakuraba's ear at Dynamite 2010."

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On This Day in MMA History: “The Last Emperor” Decapitates Brett Rogers, Earns Dana White’s Respect & Retires With P4P G.O.A.T. Status Intact


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If Anybody Cares, Here’s the Semifinal Fight From Last Night’s Episode of TUF 18 [VIDEO]

After an action-packed Fight for the Troops broadcast, we had no intention of sticking around for an extra hour just to watch the silly-string pranks and Harley Davidson advertorials that made up last night's episode of The Ultimate Fighter 18.

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UFC 148: Anderson Silva v Chael Sonnen - Press Conference

UPDATED: CagePotato’s MMA Steroid Bust Timeline, Now With Testosterone Busts

TRT abuse may turn out to be the most useless unfair advantage in all of MMA.

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[VIDEO] The ‘Michael Chandler vs. Eddie Alvarez’ of Amateur MMA Fights

Last night were the ARMY fights, so now let's watch some AMMY fights! *crickets*

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Luke Cummo Wanted by Police for Threatening Ex-Wife, Releases New Vlogs While in Hiding [WTF, DUDE]

Luke Cummo is wanted by the police, reports the New York Post. Their report claims that Cummo sent threatening emails to his ex-wife, which prompted the police to visit Cummo's home in Valley Stream. However, videos on Luke Cummo's YouTube channel tell a slightly different story

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‘UFC Fight for the Troops 3′ Video Highlights: Tim Kennedy Scores a Knockout for America, Rustam Khabilov Tries Some Spinnin’ Sh*t + More

Last night's Fight for the Troops event began with some bitter defeats for the handful of UFC fighters with military backgrounds. Luckily, Tim Kennedy saved the operation.

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UFC Fight for the Troops 3 — Main Card Results & Commentary

For one night only, it's okay to be a flag-wavin' jackass. Get round-by-round results from the Fox Sports 1 broadcast right here, starting at 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT. #murica

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Drunkblogging the ‘Fight for the Troops 3′ Facebook Prelims

(Just a typical 5 p.m. in the life of Danga.)

Anyone who knows anything about UFCs and MMAs knows that [...]

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Jon Jones Places Ahead of Kanye West and Cristiano Ronaldo on AskMen’s ‘Top 49 Men of 2013′ List

#26 is pretty damn impressive for a cage-fighter. To put that in perspective, the next three guys on the list are the Pope (#25), Floyd Mayweather (#24, that son of a bitch), and Howard Stern (#23).

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Report: Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum to Headline UFC’s First Trip to Mexico in April 2014 [UPDATED]

Does Werdum stand a chance in hell or will Velasquez continue to ruin the heavyweight division by being so damn good?

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Lucky/Brave S.O.B. Subdues Armed Robber at Gas Station Via Triangle Choke [VIDEO]

Props to R/MMA for passing along the wildest bit of gas station footage since Maiquel Falcao slapped that girl and got KO'd with a 2x4.

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Renzo Gracie Just Provided the Most Astute Analysis of Rousimar Palhares Ever

"They're born like Indians, and it’s like getting an Indian from the jungle and expect them to live here."

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Alexander Gustafsson vs. Jimi Manuwa Booked to Headline March 8th UFC Fight Night Event in London

Whereas Gustafsson vs. Lil' Nog felt like a squash match intended to get Gustafsson an easy road back to a title fight — those are Jon Jones's words, not ours — Gustafsson vs. Manuwa could be legitimately dangerous for the Swedish star.

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