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  1. Fedor Emelianenko Trains with Brother Aleksander for Bout With Dan Henderson
    It appears that Fedor Emelianenko and his brother Aleksander Emelianenko are working together again to prepare Fedor for his July 30th bout with Dan Henderson at the appropriately named Strikeforce:...
  2. Jon Fitch Not Happy With B.J. Penn
    Yesterday we told you about B.J. Penn's comments regarding a possible rematch with Jon Fitch. BJ claimed that Joe Silva didn't want to book the fight due to lack of fan interest. Right after that, he...
  3. Maximo Blanco: Made in Japan
    The situation at Nihon University eventually improved as Blanco learned the customs and moved up the seniority ladder, though he still does not regard that time as one of vast social growth. More...
  4. Lyoto Machida to Replace Injured Phil Davis, Will Meet Rashad Evans at UFC 133
    It's official. Lyoto Machida will step in on less than a month's notice to face Rashad Evans in the main event at UFC 133. He will replace Phil Davis, who was forced out of the fight with a knee...
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  5. New Mexico Commission Overturns Draw, Declares Chris Camozzi Winner
    The New Mexico Athletic Commission has changed the decision in the Shark Fights bout between Chris Camozzi and Joey Villasenor. The commission discovered a scoring error from the judges’ scorecards...
  6. Alexandre "Cacareco" Ferreira released from UFC
    Turns out all that Alexandre "Cacareco" Ferreira (18-6 MMA, 0-1 UFC) injured may have been his career. The one-time UFC fighter, who was expected to fight in August at "UFC 134: Silva vs. Okami," was...
  7. Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic vs. Roy Nelson Planned for UFC 137
    Although many called for him to retire from active MMA competition following his second KO loss in a row to Brendan Schaub in April, fan-favorite, Mirko "Cro Cop" appeared on the Croatian sports TV...
  8. Tito Ortiz Explains Why He Declined to Fight Rashad Evans on UFC 133
    Via Twitter: I have a life and things to take care of. The fight game is about making the right choices of my career. If you knew what I have been going through you all would understand. Peaking for...
  9. MULTIPLE REPORTS: Evans vs. Machida will NOT happen
    Today, Eduardo Cruz of Fighter's Only Magazine spoke directly with Lyoto Machida's wife: So Lyoto won't definitely take the fight versus Rashad Evans at UFC 133? Fabiola Machida: No, he won't accept...
  10. JDS: Mir talks a lot of bull----
    FO: Frank Mir stated he hits harder than you. Is he an opponent you would like to face one day? Who, Frank Mir? He said what? FO: Yeah, he said he hits harder. Would you like to fight him to avenge...
  11. Pennsylvania State Athletic Commission Lifts Nate Marquardt's Suspension
    The Pennsylvania State Athletic Commission lifted the former UFC fighter's suspension at noon ET on Wednesday because, according to Executive Director Greg Sirb, "he met all our medical...
  12. Lyoto Machida turns down UFC 133 rematch against Rashad Evans
    Too soon? Despite an initial report we passed along late last night from Head Kick Legend, it turns out Lyoto Machida will NOT be fighting Rashad Evans at UFC 133 on Aug. 6 in Philadelphia. Caju...
  13. Reagan Penn set to make his mma debut
    Reagan Penn, younger brother of former UFC champion BJ Penn, is expected to make his mixed martial arts debut at the upcoming ProElite event booked for Aug. 27 at the Blaisdell Arena in Honolulu,...
  14. Chris Horodecki vs. Chris Saunders added to Bellator 47 main card
    Bellator Fighting Championships is heading to Canada, and "The Polish Hammer" meets "The So-Cal Kid." MMAjunkie.com has confirmed that WEC and IFL veteran Chris Horodecki has signed on with Bellator...
  15. News Two-fer Jones doubts Rampage Passion- Rampage in talks for new movie deal.
    After Evans v Rampage everyone said that Rampage movie role in the A team was a distraction that clearly hindered his training (I agree, although he has looked WAYYY more docile in his other recent...
  16. Tito Ortiz has change of heart, meets Rashad Evans in UFC 133 main event
    Tito Ortiz (16-8-1 MMA, 15-8-1 UFC) has found the will to save the day. Just hours after telling MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) that he wasn't going to fight Rashad Evans (15-1-1 MMA, 10-1-1 UFC)...
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  17. Lyoto Machida turned down fight against Rashad Evans because he wanted 'Anderson Silva money'
    And the UFC had no intention of giving it to him. When Phil Davis dropped out of his scheduled UFC 133 main event fight against Rashad Evans, a replacement was needed to salvage a fight card that was...
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  18. Rashad Evans vs Tito Ortiz odds: Who opened as the -500 favorite for UFC 133?
    Who else? None other than former Light Heavyweight Champion Rashad Evans, according to noted oddsmaker Nick Kalikas of BetOnFighting.com. "Suga" is the -500 favorite heading into his UFC 133 showdown...
  19. Anaconda-choke creator Milton Vieira signs with Strikeforce
    Veteran fighter Milton Vieira has signed a multi-fight deal with Strikeforce. Alchemist MMA, the fighter's new management team, today announced the signing, though terms of the deal were not...
  20. Former Pride Grand Prix Champion Kazuo Misaki Signs with Strikeforce
    At one time, Kazuo Misaki was a mainstay in the top ten of the middleweight division during his time with Pride Fighting Championships. Now the Japanese fighter is making his move to welterweight and...
  21. Andrei Arlovski and Mark Ellis Officially Signed; Signals New Approach for Pro Elite
    Call it Pro Elite 2.0. Call it a new and improved version. Call it whatever you want, but the new version of Pro Elite is up and running and signing fighters for their return show in August. The...
  22. Dana White's Plan D for Rashad Evans at UFC 133? Vladimir Matyushenko
    First it was Phil Davis, and then Lyoto Machida, and then Tito Ortiz. UFC president Dana White was so desperate to find a replacement for injured Phil Davis that he considered scrapping a UFC 133...
  23. Strikeforce signs KOTC champion Bobby Green
    Undisputed KOTC lightweight champion Bobby Green is headed to Strikeforce. The high-energy fighter, who owns a 15-4 pro record and four victories in his past five fights, has signed a four-fight deal...
  24. The full time-line of the scramble to replace Davis
    Dana White Details The Scramble To Replace Phil Davis During a UFC 133 conference call, UFC President Dana White detailed what happened in the scramble to replace UFC 133 main eventer Phil Davis...
  25. Dana White: Brock Lesnar's recovery from surgery has been 'incredible'
    Brock Lesnar is a physical freak of nature in every sense of the phrase. The former UFC heavyweight champion was initially stricken with an illness known as diverticulitis, an intestinal disease,...
  26. Source: Antonio Carvalho out, Felipe Arantes in against Yuri Alcantara at UFC 134
    Promising featherweight prospect Felipe Arantes (13-3 MMA, 0-0 UFC) has stepped in to fill a gap in UFC 134's card. Arantes' managers, Fred Magalhaes and Jorge Patino of Gold Team Fighters, today...
  27. CEO Bjorn Rebney: Nate Marquardt currently "just isn't a good fit" for Bellator
    Bjorn Rebney knows top-10 fighters don't grow on trees, and it's even rarer to find such free agents coming off a victory. But despite the availability of Nate Marquardt, the Bellator chairman and...
  28. UFC Welterweight Chris Lytle Eyeing Potential Political Bid in 2012
    Chris Lytle has had a lot of experience balancing his dueling careers as a pro fighter and a full-time firefighter. Now he's considering adding a third to the list after forming an exploratory...
  29. UFC 137: Cheick Kongo vs Matt Mitrione fight booked for Oct. 29 in Las Vegas
    The hits, they keep on coming. Before their most recent bookings at UFC on Versus 4, both Cheick Kongo and Matt Mitrione agreed it would be a gay old time if they got to fight one another. Wish...
  30. Vladimir Matyushenko Out, Matt Hamill In Against Alexander Gustafsson
    The injuries just keep piling up for UFC 133, and this time it has struck a Janitor. Vladimir Matyushenko has been forced to pull out of his bout with Alexander Gustafsson, and will be replaced by...
  31. B.J. Penn engaged Nate Marquardt on Twitter this afternoon
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  32. Featherweights Josh Grispi vs. Matt Grice slated for UFC 136
    A bout featuring two featherweights in desperate need of a win has been booked for UFC 136. Former top WEC featherweight contender Josh Grispi and recent UFC returnee Matt Grice have been booked for...
  33. Mackens Semerzier vs. Mike Lullo Added to UFC Fight Night: Shields vs. Ellenberger
    The day of matchmaking for the UFC didn’t slow down on Thursday with another match-up being announced pitting Mackens Semerzier against Mike Lullo on Sept 17 in New Orleans. LINK
  34. Dave Herman vs. Mike Russow added to October's UFC 136 in Houston
    Heavyweights Dave "Pee Wee" Herman (21-2 MMA, 1-0 UFC) and Mike Russow (14-1 MMA, 3-0 UFC) will clash in October. UFC officials recently announced the matchup, which takes place at UFC 136. LINK
  35. One FC Announces List of Champions on Their Roster, Unveils Plans to Host Shows Around Asia
    One FC hosted their first press conference yesterday and they unveiled their grand plans to take over the Asian MMA scene. As expected, they announced that they already have broadcast deals with both...
  36. Tickets for "UFC 135: Jones vs. Rampage" on sale next week
    Tickets for the UFC's return to Colorado, "UFC 135: Jones vs. Rampage," go on sale next week. UFC 135, which features a heavily anticipated light-heavyweight title clash between current champion Jon...
  37. TUF Rejected Hougland made most of 132
    Hougland said he tried out for the upcoming season of "The Ultimate Fighter," the first to feature featherweights and bantamweights, but did not make it through Spike TV after clearing the UFC's...
  38. Ricco Rodriguez currently without opponent at Shark Fights 17
    A weight snafu has put the co-main event of Shark Fights 17 in jeopardy. A scheduled bout between Ricco Rodriguez (46-11) and Karl Knothe (19-6) was scratched today because of an apparent...
  39. UFC Quick Quote: Rashad Evans is going to 'smash' Tito Ortiz
    "I feel right now honestly, not to be disrespectful, but I don't think there's anybody who could beat me, so I didn't care who they put in front of me. I've had a lot more experience since [our first...
  40. Demian Maia meets Jorge Santiago at UFC 136
    Two Brazilian standouts looking to rebound from recent setbacks will face off in Houston. Onetime middleweight contender Demian Maia (14-3 MMA, 8-3 UFC) and Jorge Santiago (23-9 MMA, 1-3 UFC) are set...
  41. Ricco Rodriguez Agrees to New Opponent After Shark Fights 17 Weigh-in Debacle
    "Shark Fights 17: Horwich vs. Rosholt II is finally set for Friday night at the Dr. Pepper Arena in Frisco, Texas, but it wasn’t without some last-minute drama following Thursday’s weigh-in. Main...
  42. Frankie Edgar and Gray Maynard headline UFC 136 in Houston
    As expected, fall is the time of reckoning for Gray Maynard (10-0-1 MMA, 8-0-1 UFC) and Frankie Edgar's (13-1-1 MMA, 8-1-1 UFC) unfinished business. UFC officials today announced that the champ and...
  43. Melvin Guillard vs. Joe Lauzon in the works for UFC 136 in Houston
    They wanted it, and now they'll get it. Melvin Guillard and Joe Lauzon are now set to meet at UFC 136, which takes place Oct. 8 at Houston's Toyota Center. Lauzon confirmed the bout via his personal...
  44. Chael Sonnen hosts UFC Fight Club Q&A session prior to UFC 133 weigh-ins
    Better get your popcorn ready. UFC middleweight contender and part-time standup comedian Chael Sonnen hosts next month's UFC Fight Club Q&A session. The session takes place on Friday, Aug. 5, prior...
  45. Yushin Okami Feels That He Lost First Fight With Anderson Silva
    Yushin Okami will be challenging Anderson Silva for the UFC middleweight title at UFC 134, and most fans know that this is a rematch of the 2006 battle at Rumble on the Rock 8 in Hawaii. Okami won...
  46. UFC 136 gets second title fight as champ Jose Aldo meets Kenny Florian
    A pretty darn good card has just gotten better. UFC officials today confirmed a second title fight added to UFC 136, which takes place Oct. 8 at Houston's Toyota Center. Featherweight champ Jose Aldo...
  47. Canadian welterweight prospect Jordan Mein signs multi-fight deal with Strikeforce
    Top Canadian prospect Jordan Mein (22-7 MMA, 0-0 SF) is Strikeforce-bound. MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) has confirmed with sources close to the promotion that Mein has signed a four-fight deal...
  48. Heavyweight Brett Rogers proclaims innocence following June incident
    Former Strikeforce heavyweight Brett Rogers (11-3) claims he is innocent of all charges stemming from a June 28 arrest in Apple Valley, Minn. Rogers' legal counsel today released a statement...
  49. Frankie Edgar Vs Gray Maynard III Set For UFC 136
    Its finally on Addicts ! The trilogy fight, the UFC Lightweight title rematch between champion Frankie Edgar and his nemesis Gray Maynard (10-0) has been set as the main event for the increasingly...
  50. Dana White: Jon Jones Not A P4P Great....Yet
    Pound for Pound (P4P)....The term splits fans down the middle, some love doing P4P lists, others see them as ridiculous nonsense. Ask fans who love them and you will usually hear that UFC Champions...
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