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OMFG: Renan Barao Withdraws From UFC 177 After Botched Weight Cut, Joe...

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Bad Times for the Little Guy…

(And now it’s dead.)

After only four events, all held last year in Las Vegas, the International Fighting Organization [...]

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Gina Carano: Bitch Is Hardcore

“It wasn’t a kick, it was a step” — awww, how adorable! Of course, if it was Read More

Even More Fighters Added to TUF 7

(Got your attention? Good…read on.)

Since our earlier report, more fighters have been added to the seventh season of The Ultimate [...]

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The Build-Up to Lesnar vs. Mir

(Lesnar, pre penis tattoo.)

“If Brock Lesnar can back up all the things he’s saying, he might become the biggest star [...]

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Ryan Shamrock’s Next Opponent Named; Plus: Video of His MMA Debut

Ryan Shamrock’s opponent for his second professional MMA fight has been announced; the emaciated 19-year-old progeny [...]

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Okami, Sakara Booked for UFC 82; UFC 83 Canceled?

(Yushin Okami after wrecking Rory Singer.)

Although we reported earlier that a matchup between middleweight contender Yushin Okami and [...]

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Fight of the Day: Jake Shields vs. Renato Verissimo

In honor of Jake Shields’s upcoming title shot, we’d like to present his first EliteXC fight, which went [...]

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TUF 7: More Rumored Fighters

(“Luke Zachrich, Come on Down!”)

More fighters are being rumored as contestants for The Ultimate Fighter 7.

It was already [...]

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Caption Contest: Win a Signed Copy of Chuck Liddell’s ‘Iceman: My Fighting Life’!

Great news, Potato Nation: The generous and attractive people at Dutton Books are hooking us up with ten [...]

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Shields, Fickett Will Fight for EliteXC’s First Welterweight Title

(Jake Shields, workin’ them pads.)

It was confirmed today that the March 29th EliteXC/Strikeforce event featuring Frank Shamrock’s fight [...]

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Tito Ortiz Won’t Win ‘Celebrity Apprentice’

Jenna Jameson threw Tito Ortiz a surprise 33rd birthday party at the Las Vegas club CatHouse on Friday [...]

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Nevada Takes a Hard Line on ‘Roids

(After hours at Team Punishment.)

Bad news for mixed martial artists who’ve figured out that if you stop using steroids at [...]

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If Anyone Cares: Alvarez, Daley Win at ShoXC

Last night’s ShoXC Elite Challenger Series event didn’t produce much to get the heart rate above it’s normal [...]

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It was Blood, not Tears

(Props to Fightlinker for the zoom on Stevenson’s red geyser.)

Joe Stevenson recently chatted with FightHype about his uber-bloody loss [...]

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Week in Review: Chuck Gets a Pedicure

— Randy and Fedor finally faced off…and couldn’t have been more courteous!

— The UFC continued to [...]

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UFC Looks Abroad for Contenders

(Dong Hyun Kim could soon be scrapping with the likes of Mike Swick and Marcus Davis. Photo courtesy of MMAWeekly.com.)

Most [...]

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Fight of the Day: Shinya Aoki vs. Joachim Hansen

We mentioned this one yesterday. Here’s Aoki’s dismantling of Hansen at PRIDE Shockwave 2006 (12/31/06), and though Aoki’s [...]

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Eight Questions with John Troyer

John Troyer is 8-0 as a professional and trains out of Louisville, KY with coaches Jason [...]

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Quote of the Day: Ken Shamrock Is Painfully Honest

MMA Madness has a great interview with Ken Shamrock, where the UFC Hall-of-Famer discusses the IFL, Tito Ortiz, [...]

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Ricco Rodriguez Can Sense the Hostility: MMA TV Roundup

With Tito on Celebrity Apprentice, Ricco on Celebrity Rehab, and Tank on Jimmy Kimmel Live, last night was one big [...]

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You Gotta Be Kidding Me: UFC Bans Affliction?

Over the last few months, we’ve often been surprised at how petty and short-sighted the UFC can be — but [...]

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Fedor Refuses Pedro Rizzo Fight

MMA Fightline is saying that sources close to M-1 Global have confirmed the following:
…they received an offer [...]

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Brock Lesnar on the Radio

Former pro wrestler and NFL failure Brock Lesnar will be on a Los Angeles radio morning show tomorrow [...]

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Tank Abbott vs. Leno, Letterman

For those of you who fall into one of the following categories:

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Salaries, Injuries, and Apologies From UFC Fight Night 12

(Swick’s like “Duuuh” and Burkman’s like “waaaah!”)

Lotta news coming out in the wake of UFN 12. Let’s get [...]

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“JZ” Calvancante and Shinya Aoki Will Throw Down at K-1 in March

(Shinya Aoki wraps up Akira Kikuchi during a Shooto championship bout in February 2007.)

Gesias “JZ” Calvancante and Shinya [...]

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Fight of the Day: Josh Barnett vs. Aleksander Emelianenko

In honor of today’s juicy rumor, here’s the 5/5/06 PRIDE fight between Barnett and A. Emelianenko. The ten-minute [...]

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Exclusive Interview: Nick “The Goat” Thompson

Photo by Paul Demko

Nick Thompson was so inexperienced when he first started fighting that he would Read More

Bummer of the Day: Chuck Liddell Wants Rematch With Keith Jardine

In a Seattle Post-Intelligencer profile of Chuck Liddell, the Iceman revealed who he’d like to step into the [...]

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Aleksander Emelianenko Could Fight Barnett, Records Gangsta Shit

(Business in front, death in back.)

I’m not very good with the Cyrillic alphabet, so I can’t confirm this [...]

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