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Holly Holm Defeats Bethe Correia, Wants Title Shot Next

Earlier this evening, former Bantamweight title holder Holly Holm scored a textbook headkick KO over Bethe Correia to notch her first victory in a while. Holm was patient and took advantage of a showboating Correia to quickly end the fight. With her victory, Holly Holm says that she wants a title fight at either 135 pounds (where Amanda Nunes i...


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Bellator Signs Mike Goldberg, Mauro Ranallo To Deals

Earlier this week, Bellator brought joy to many mixed martial arts fans when they announced the signing of both Mike Goldberg and Mauro Ranallo to deals. According to reports, Goldberg and Ranallo will be calling the rest of Bellator's cards in 2017, including their big PPV card in New York later this month. Mike Goldberg is considered by many ...


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Mark Hunt Retires Derrick Lewis

The rapid rise of Derrick Lewis in the UFC's Heavyweight division came to an abrupt end on Saturday night after he was stopped by Mark Hunt in the main event of UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs Lewis. Lewis, who is just 32 years of age, revealed after the 4th round stoppage that he was retiring due to a back injury. This news shocked many people, a...


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Demetrious Johnson vs The UFC

Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson is the UFC's pound-for-pound #1 fighter. There can really be no debate over that fact, given the dominance that the champion has shown over the past 4-5 years. Despite his dominance, Johnson has never really drawn when it comes to PPVs. As a matter of fact, in some past PPVs, the crowd has actually started to l...


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Georges St. Pierre: If I Lose Comeback Fight, I'll Retire

Who will Georges St. Pierre fight next? That is anybody's guess. One thing is for sure, however - if GSP loses his comeback fight, he'll retire from the Octagon for good. In an interview with Ariel Helwani of the "MMA Hour", former UFC Welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre revealed that he will retire if he loses his comeback fight. St. ...


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Roy Nelson Inks Deal With Bellator

According to Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting.com (link below), Roy "Big Country" Nelson has inked a multi-year deal with Bellator. If the reports are true, this means that Bellator has landed yet another big "name" from the UFC, as Rory MacDonald, Ryan Bader and Ben Henderson have also joined Bellator in recent years. Nelson has been slumping ...


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Yoel Romero vs Robert Whittaker Official For UFC 213

Injuries to Cody Garbrandt and Michael Bisping have caused a chain reaction that is going to be felt for a number of months. The UFC's original plan was to have the Middleweight title fight between Georges St. Pierre and Michael Bisping headlining UFC 213 in July. These plans came to a halt after GSP revealed that he wouldn't be ready to fight ...


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Dana White: Interim Title Fight Between Robert Whittaker and Yoel Romero Possible

In the world of mixed martial arts, champions hold a tremendous amount of leverage. Case in point - Middleweight champion Michael Bisping. Bisping has long stated that he wants one big payday before he retires, and that payday is going to come in the form of a fight against Georges St. Pierre. The two men were originally supposed to fight i...


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Report: Cody Garbrandt vs TJ Dillashaw Fight in Trouble

According to Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting.com, the planned main event of UFC 213, a Bantamweight title fight between Cody Garbrandt and TJ Dillashaw, could be in danger of being pulled from the card. Garbrandt is currently battling back issues and the UFC recently sent him to Germany to receive stem cell treatment. While the UFC was hopeful tha...


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Georges St. Pierre Not Really Interested in Anderson Silva Fight

The stars seem to be lining up perfectly for the long-anticipated fight between Georges St. Pierre and Anderson Silva to take place. After years of talk, Silva and St. Pierre are both seemingly looking for a fight. Anderson Silva wants the St. Pierre fight, the UFC likely wants the Silva/St. Pierre, though St. Pierre doesn't seem to be interest...


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What's Next For Stipe Miocic Following UFC 211?

In the main event of UFC 211 last evening, Heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic destroyed Junior dos Santos to retain his Heavyweight title. Miocic's reign as a champion now includes wins over Fabricio Werdum, Alistair Overeem and Junior dos Santos. The problem that the UFC now has is that there are no obvious opponents for Miocic on the horizon. ...


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Jon Jones Opens as 1.40 Favourite To Win at UFC 214

The long anticipated rematch between Jon "Bones" Jones and Daniel Cormier seems destined to finally take place at UFC 214 on July 29th. The two men were famously supposed to fight at UFC 200, though Jones was pulled mere days before the card due to a positive drug test. Daniel Cormier went on to defeat Anderson Silva via unanimous decision at t...


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GSP To Bisping: Pick Your Date Anytime After October

Those hoping for a Georges St. Pierre vs Michael Bisping fight this July were sorely disappointed earlier this week when St. Pierre released a public statement to Michael Bisping. In the statement, St. Pierre told Bisping that the former Welterweight champion would be beginning his training camp this summer and that Bisping could pick a date an...


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UFC Adds Multiple Fights to UFC 213 Main Card

UFC 213, which will serve as the climax of the company's annual International Fight Week, will be headlined by a Bantamweight title fight between Cody Garbrandt and T.J. Dillashaw. The two men, who are former teammates, are coaching opposite each other on the current season of the Ultimate Fighter. This is a great fight to be headlining the card, a...