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Sorry MMA Fans, Boxing is Not Dead

This past weekend, Floyd "Money" Mayweather, Jr. extended his perfect record to 48-0 with a victory over Manny Pacquiao. The "fight of the century", as it was billed by many in the media, posted some incredible numbers (there are reports of as many as 4 million PPV buys in Canada, the United States and Puerto Rico) and dominated the sports landscap...


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UFC: Berlin Event Loses Alexander Gustafsson vs Glover Teixeira Main Event

The situation in the UFC's Light Heavyweight division got even more muddled earlier today after Alexander Gustafsson announced that he was pulling himself off of the upcoming UFC: Berlin card due to an undisclosed injury. Gustafsson was originally supposed to square off against Glover Teixeira in the main event of that card, but that fight is now o...


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Khabib Nurmagomedov Out of UFC 187 Fight Against Donald Cerrone

Khabib Nurmagomedov, who was originally scheduled to face off against Donald Cerrone at UFC 187 in Las Vegas, has been forced to pull himself from the fight due to an injury. There is no word as to whether a new opponent will be found for Cerrone or if he will be pulled from the card as well. The mixed martial arts world was excited about the p...


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Jon Jones Suspended, Stripped of Light Heavyweight Title

The UFC dropped a bomb earlier today after they revealed that Jon "Bones" Jones had been indefinitely suspended and stripped of his Light Heavyweight title. This follows an incident that reportedly occurred earlier this week where Jon Jones allegedly fled the scene of an accident in Albuquerque. According to reports, Jones drove through a red light...


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Jon Jones Suspected of Hit and Run, Surrenders to Police

UFC Light Heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones is currently in police custody following his reported involvement in a "hit and run" accident in Albuquerque. According to reports, Jones was involved in an accident on Sunday morning in Albuquerque. According to witnesses, Jones jogged off after the accident, returned to the car to grab some cas...


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UFC 186 Betting Odds

UFC 186: Johnson vs Horiguchi is set to take place in Montreal, Quebec, Canada on Saturday evening. The card has been heavily damaged by a number of injuries and positive drug tests. The card, at one time or another, had featured the likes of Rory MacDonald vs Hector Lombard and TJ Dillashaw vs Renan Barao, but injuries and drug tests removed t...


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Quinton Jackson vs Fabio Maldonado Back On For UFC 186

UFC 186, which is set to take place this Saturday in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, received a boost earlier today after it was announced that the Light Heavyweight fight between Quinton "Rampage" Jackson and Fabio Maldonado is back on. Earlier this month, Bellator MMA (Jackson's former employer) was granted an injunction by a New Jersey Superior Co...


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Luke Rockhold Crushes Lyoto Machida To Possibly Earn Shot at Title

A former Strikeforce champion (Luke Rockhold) demolished a former UFC champion (Lyoto Machida) in the main event of UFC on Fox 15 earlier tonight. Rockhold's win was so impressive that he may have set himself up as the next in line to get the shot at the winner of Vitor Belfort vs Chris Weidman. Luke Rockhold promised that he would defeat Machi...


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UFC on Fox 15 Takes Hit With Injury To Yoel Romero

UFC on Fox 15, which is headlined by Lyoto Machida vs Luke Rockhold, is set to take place on Saturday, April 18th, 2015 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. Bad news struck the card earlier today after it was announced that Yoel Romero had pulled himself from the event after sustaining a fairly serious knee injury. Romero had been sc...


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Dana White: I'm Leaning Towards GSP Not Returning To the UFC

It has now been a year and a half since Georges St. Pierre last fought in the UFC. Following his controversial title defense against Johny Hendricks at UFC 167, St. Pierre announced that he would be dropping his Welterweight title and taking an extended hiatus from the UFC. At the time, St. Pierre said that he had some personal issues that he h...

Quinton "Rampage" Jackson Out of UFC 186

The UFC received terrible news on Tuesday after it was announced that Bellator had won an injunction to prevent Quinton "Rampage" Jackson from fighting at UFC 186 on April 25th, 2015. Bellator has long contended that they still have a valid contract with "Rampage", while Jackson contends that he was a free agent after Bellator violated one (or ...


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Mirko Filipovic Slight Underdog To Win in Return UFC Fight

The 40-year old Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic will be making his return to the UFC this coming weekend when he does battle against Gabriel Gonzaga in the main event of UFC Fight Night: Gonzaga vs Cro Cop 2 in Krakow, Poland. This will be Filipovic's first fight in the UFC since losing to Roy Nelson via TKO in October of 2011. As mentioned, Filipovi...

Will Quinton Jackson Be Allowed to Fight Against Fabio Maldonado?

At 10 am EST on April 7th, a New Jersey judge will decide if Quinton "Rampage" Jackson can step into the Octagon against Fabio Maldonado at UFC 186 on April 25th. Jackson is currently training and preparing for the fight, though there is a very real chance that the fight could be scrapped. Quinton Jackson is currently embroiled in a legal squab...


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Ronda Rousey Makes Surprise Appearance at Wrestlemania 31

If you had any doubt that Ronda Rousey is a mega-star, look no further than her appearance at Wrestlemania 31 at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California. Ronda Rousey, who is the current UFC Women's Bantamweight champion and will soon be appearing in "Furious 7", was brought into an angle involving "The Rock", "Triple H" and Stephanie McMahon...


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Dana White: Cristiano Justino is One Fight Away From The UFC

According to UFC President Dana White, Cristiano "Cyborg" Justino is just one fight away from a possible "super-fight" against "Rowdy" Ronda Rousey. The catch? Justino must: 1) Make 135 pounds in Invicta and 2) Win According to White, Justino has been "hired" by the UFC but must first make Bantamweight in Invicta and win in order t...