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Video: Miguel Cotto vs. Antonio Margarito

Of all the factors that could have contributed to EliteXC’s sharp decline in network ratings, one we haven’t [...]

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Mazzagatti to Anthony Johnson: “Oops, My Bad”

(Steve Mazzagatti hangin’ ringside with Anthony “Two Face” Johnson.)

According to, EliteXC’s “Unfinished Business” show was [...]

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Jared Shaw Is Still Around…

Watching this MMA Rated interview with Elite XC’s Jared Shaw where he answers questions as to where he’s been [...]

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Tim Sylvia Says He’ll Fight on Next Affliction Show, Claims to Want Rematch with Fedor

From the Houston Chronicle, Jared Barnes talks with Tim Sylvia about the state of his career and the potential [...]

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Silva vs. Cote Booked for UFC 90; Penn vs. GSP Possible for December

(Patrick Cote: Dead man.)

The UFC has informed the Chicago Sun-Times that UFC 90 (October 25th @ Chicago’s Allstate [...]

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“Unfinished Business”: The Aftermath

(“I’d like to say fuck you to all my fans, fuck you to everyone at Cesar Gracie Jiu-Jitsu who helped [...]

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Elite XC Videos: Lawler-Smith, Diaz-Denny

Robbie Lawler vs. Scott Smith

Props to MMA Scraps. Diaz vs. Denny is after the jump.

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Dana White’s Announcement: UFC 89 Free on Spike

Never one to miss an opportunity, Dana White announced during last night’s re-broadcast of UFC 84 that UFC [...]

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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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