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Dana White Calls Elite XC Disgusting, Thiago Alves Talks Strategy For UFC 85

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Sports talk radio personality [...]

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Trump To Announce Affliction Has Signed Arlovski

Finally, the rumors can stop. MMA Rated is reporting that Donald Trump will announce at [...]

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Faber, Pulver, Maeda Get 6-Month Medical Suspensions

(Jens Pulver: Rode hard and put away wet.)

The California State Athletic Commission issued medical suspensions to 11 of [...]

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Win-or-Get-Fired Alert: Gabriel Gonzaga

(Gonzaga’s game-plan begins to fall apart at UFC 80; photo courtesy of

How far the mighty fall: Once [...]

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Gary Shaw Thinks Kimbo Is MMA’s Best Heavyweight Striker (Among Other Things)

(A photo apparently taken in the alternate universe where Gary Shaw resides.)

The more interviews with Elite XC’s Gary [...]

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Matt Hughes Talks UFC 85, Retirement Rumors, and Licks His Chops Over Matt Serra

Ariel Helwani at MMA Rated caught up with Matt Hughes recently. You know, just to chat. Hughes [...]

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UFC 85: Bedlam — Ipecac Rematch Picks

Hey, you want to hear something crazy? There’s another UFC event in like three days. And though it’s [...]

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Donald Trump to Become “Major Player” in MMA

(“Tim is hands-down the greatest shorts-shitter in the world.” Photo props to FiveOuncesofPain.)

From a press release distributed yesterday:


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Is The UFC’s Counter-Programming Strategy Working?

(‘Ultimate Iceman’: an excellent ratio of MMA buzz words.)

Never ones to sit on their hands while a competitor [...]

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Open Letter From Brett Rogers and Team Bison

Brett Rogers and Team Bison issued an open letter on the Kimbo Slice/Elite XC situation today via Read More

6.5 Million Watched Slice/Thompson Brawl

(Photo courtesy of the LA Times.)

Final viewership figures from EliteXC/CBS’s Saturday Night Fights broadcast were announced today via [...]

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Gina Carano ‘Red Alert 3′ Promo

It wasn’t just American Gladiators that kept Gina Carano from making weight on Friday. “Conviction” had also been [...]

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Bas Rutten Says Kimbo Should Have Lost, But Defends Overall Performance

(Yeah, that’s a sword. Just another day for Bas.)

Kimbo Slice’s trainer and respected elder statesman of MMA [...]

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Exclusive: Marcus “The Irish Hand Grenade” Davis Talks UFC 85, Potential Title Shot, and More

UFC welterweight Marcus “The Irish Hand Grenade” Davis is known for a few different things. [...]

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Before They Were Famous: Kimbo Slice

(Slice, during his “Suge Knight” period.)

Street-brawling YouTube sensation Kimbo Slice (real name: Kevin Ferguson) was arrested by Miami Beach cops [...]

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WEC 34 Salaries Released

The California State Athletic Commission has released the official salary figures for WEC: Faber vs. Pulver, proving that [...]

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Danzig/Guida Out of UFC 87; Franca, Parisyan In?

(Photo courtesy of Sherdog.)

From a recent blog post on

Forget what you heard! Mac is NOT [...]

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NY Times Clueless About MMA, Elite XC Fighter Arrested, and More Strange News

(One brief moment from the “dull affair” that was Lawler-Smith)

New York Times reporter Joshua Robinson [...]

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Overeem, “Cacareco” Added to Dream.4

(Overeem fixing to get his Dream on.)

Dream has added two more fights to Dream.4 on June [...]

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Epic Fail: Nick Serra

(Images courtesy of Sherdog.)

I was holding off on posting about this because I thought a video would turn [...]

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No, Kimbo Didn’t Tap

Sure, it looked like he did from the TV angle, but the above gif supports the “thumbs up” argument. Take [...]

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Quotes of the Weekend: Young, Shaw, Couture + Ortiz

(Kaitlin Young was swept under the rug after her fight with Gina Carano.)

“[T]he doctor actually cleared me to fight the [...]

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Varying Definitions of Success for Elite XC: Primetime

Elite XC sent out a press release early this morning trumpeting their ratings success on Saturday night’s CBS [...]

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Elite XC Has The Lights, WEC Has The Fights

(Combat Lifestyle captures the excitement before the bell.)

As a study in contrasts, you couldn’t have scripted [...]

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Videos: EliteXC “Saturday Night Fights,” More Press Conference Highlights

(Kimbo Slice vs. James Thompson)

(Gina Carano vs. Kaitlin Young)

(Joey Villasenor vs. Phil Baroni)

Smith/Lawler is here and Rogers/Murphy is [...]

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Faber Outslugs Pulver in Five-Round Classic at WEC 34; Torres Also Retains Belt

Those left with a bad taste in their mouth from the multiple fiascos of Saturday’s EliteXC show got a palate-cleansing [...]

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Photo Gallery: EliteXC “Primetime”

(The New York Badass struts into the abyss.)

Some visual highlights from my visit to the Prudential [...]

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Kimbo Slice Press Conference Video Highlights

(Kimbo denies that he tapped during his fight with James Thompson.)

(Kimbo on Thompson’s horrific cauliflower ear.)

(Kimbo’s succinct evaluation of his [...]

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“Rogers, You a Hater!”: The EliteXC Press Conference Melee

Hey all; just got back from Newark, and boy is my t-shirt sweaty. Lots to talk about, of [...]

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Elite XC: Live And All Up In Your Grill

(Photo courtesy of Combat Lifestyle.)

Your long wait for MMA on network television has finally ended. [...]

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