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Elite XC on CBS: The Liveblog Spectacular

(Nick Thompson spices up the weigh-in, courtesy of Combat Lifestyle)

It’s another Saturday night of MMA, Potato Nation. We [...]

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Gono is Going Through Some Times

Akihiro Gono has seen better days. The lovely Suki has the story straight from his blog:

I had a [...]

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Friday Link Dump

- Bet you didn’t know that “the majority of fights/attacks last less than three seconds.” That’s a [...]

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Video Research: Know Your Elite XC Fighters

Robbie Lawler highlights

In the interest of getting up for some free MMA this weekend, we offer a brief video history [...]

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TapouT and Kimbo Slice Join Forces

(Maybe some fashion help from TapouT isn’t such a bad idea.)

How timely, considering the premiere of TapouT’s second [...]

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No Shaw’s and Very Little Excitement for Elite XC

So Robbie Lawler is clearly not into doing this interview with MMA Rated’s Ariel Helwani. That’s nothing new [...]

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Elite XC on CBS: Unreasonably Specific Predictions

(Insert lame “picture in a picture” joke here.)

I’ll admit it, I’m having a hard time getting excited for this [...]

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Nick Diaz Would Really Like to Be in a Magazine

(Staredown, courtesy of Combat Lifestyle)

In our exclusive interview with Elite XC’s Nick Diaz yesterday, he made mention of [...]

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The 10 Greatest Fight Movies of All Time

Long before we became obsessed with MMA, martial arts flicks satisfied our thirst for blood. We now pay tribute to the best of the best...

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CBS Promises More Action, Less Disrobing of Phil Baroni

(Sorry, guys.)

As great as the ratings were for CBS/EliteXC’s first “Saturday Night Fights” broadcast in May, it was one the [...]

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Gird Your Loins, TapouT is Back for Season Two

(Props: MMA Scraps)

This trailer for season two of “TapouT” (premiering July 30th) on Versus is absolutely perfect. [...]

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More Questionable Numbers From Affliction?

The big question we’ve been waiting to hear an answer to this week is, what of Affliction’s pay-per-view numbers? [...]

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Boring But Important: UFC Bookings, Gina Carano, and Affliction Live Gate Trickery

(“Conviction” returns in October.)

— Thales Leites and Dean Lister will reportedly meet in a middleweight bout at UFC [...]

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Carlos Condit Beats Hell Out of Troops

Here’s the thing: when Carlos Condit (currently ranked #9 in the world at welterweight in the ultra-official Cage Potato [...]

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Miller Brothers Join the IFL Exodus, Sign with UFC

(Dan Miller. Kneebar. Get some.)

When news dropped that the UFC was indeed buying the IFL’s video library [...]

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Exclusive Interview: Nick Diaz

(Photo courtesy of Complex.)

When we last saw Nick Diaz, he was whipping Muhsin Corbbrey [...]

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Fedor vs. Arlovski at Affliction 2 (Oct. 11, Las Vegas)

(The Last Emperor knows how to rock a Canadian Tuxedo.)

Yahoo! Sports passes along the big news: [...]

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Does a Weak Economy Make For a Strong Fight Game?

As you may or may not know, Americans are freaking out about the state of the economy right [...]

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ESPN’s Look at MMA for Kids

I used to be a huge fan of ESPN’s “Outside the Lines”. Then they started doing it too often [...]

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More Support for the Hepatitis Theory

(“According to WebMD, I may also have shingles.”)

From MMA News via Fightlinker:

A source close to the [...]

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UFC Strips Copper Pipe From IFL’s Abandoned House

(Metaphorically speaking.) is reporting that Zuffa (the parent company of the UFC and WEC) has acquired certain [...]

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Behind the Scenes at Affliction

(Props: MMA Scraps)

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The Women of Elite XC vs. Dana White

The UFC’s reluctance to put on female fights became a topic for discussion on Tuesday’s Elite XC conference call. [...]

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Keith Jardine to Face Brandon Vera

(“Truth” serum?)

A source tells Cage Potato that Keith Jardine will be the next opponent for Brandon Vera following his decision [...]

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Videos: Penn and Sherk Are Buds

From via 5oz.: BJ Penn wakes up Heath Herring at home before flying to Santa [...]

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Atencio: Affliction PPV Buys “Definitely” 100,000+

(Tom’s the guy standing second from the right, stunned by Tim Sylvia’s body odor. Photo courtesy of Combat [...]

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How’s Taste My Link Dump?

(One of these men fought Anderson Silva on Saturday — can you tell which one? Photo courtesy of Read More

GSP Is Not Worthy of Anderson Silva

…so said Silva’s manager Ed Soares, when asked by ProMMARadio about a potential Georges St. Pierre/Anderson [...]

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Rampage Jackson Mini-Update

(Hey, cool shirt.)

From the Las Vegas Review Journal:

[Dana] White originally said Friday that Jackson was to be held [...]

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Fedor is the New Chuck Norris

(Props to reader “KellenAvalanche”)

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