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Urijah Faber vs. Masanori Kanehara booked for UFC Fight Night in Japan

Urijah Faber vs. Masanori Kanehara booked for UFC Fight Night in Japan

“The California Kid” returns to action against Japanese standout Masanori Kanehara (23-11-5) in Saitama, Japan. FightSportsAsia.com first reported the booking…

Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes 2 targeted for UFC 179 in Brazil

Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes 2 targeted for UFC 179 in Brazil

When UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo withdrew from UFC 176 due to injury, Chad Mendes had to await a new…

UFC heads to Phoenix on Dec. 13

UFC heads to Phoenix on Dec. 13

On December 13, the UFC will make it’s maiden voyage to Phoenix, Arizona. At the UFC on FOX 12 post-fight…

UFC on FOX 12 recap: Robbie Lawler earns rematch with Hendricks after win over Brown

UFC on FOX 12 recap: Robbie Lawler earns rematch with Hendricks after win over Brown

Robbie Lawler will again meet UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks for a shot at the title. In UFC on FOX…

UFC on FOX 12 results

UFC on FOX 12 results

MAIN CARD on FOX (8pm ET/5pm PT) Robbie Lawler vs. Matt Brown Lawler def. Brown via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46,…

Bellator 122 results

Bellator 122 results

MAIN CARD: Welterweight Tournament Final: Adam McDonough vs. Andrey Koreshkov Koreshkov def. McDonough via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27 30-27) Middleweight Tournament…

UFC on FOX 12 weigh in results

UFC on FOX 12 weigh in results

MAIN CARD on FOX (8pm ET/5pm PT) Robbie Lawler (171) vs. Matt Brown (172.5)* Anthony Johnson (204.5) vs. Antonio Rogerio…

Nick Diaz ends retirement, signs 3-fight deal with the UFC

Nick Diaz ends retirement, signs 3-fight deal with the UFC

The Stockton bay boy is back. Thursday afternoon the UFC announced that Nick Diaz (26-9, 1 NC) signed a 3-fight…

Nico Musoke vs. Amir Sadollah announced for UFC Fight Night in Stockholm

Nico Musoke vs. Amir Sadollah announced for UFC Fight Night in Stockholm

UFC Fight Night 53 in Sweden will emanate from Stockholm’s Globe Arena on Oct. 4. Thursday the UFC announced that…

Bellator 122 weigh-in results, live video

Bellator 122 weigh-in results, live video

Newport Beach, Calif. (July 22, 2014) – The weigh-in and pre-fight press conference for Bellator MMA will take placeThursday at 5…

Lion Fight 17 announces new main event Malaipet vs. Greskiewicz 2

Lion Fight 17 announces new main event Malaipet vs. Greskiewicz 2

PRESS RELEASE: Las Vegas, NV – Lion Fight today announced a new main event for its August 1st event at…

UFC 178 update: Jon Jones to face Cormier after Gustafsson suffers knee injury

UFC 178 update: Jon Jones to face Cormier after Gustafsson suffers knee injury

PRESS RELEASE: Las Vegas – No. 1 light heavyweight contender Alexander Gustafsson has suffered a knee injury that has forced him to withdraw…

Cully Butterfield steps in to fight Ronny Markes at WSOF 12

Cully Butterfield steps in to fight Ronny Markes at WSOF 12

PRESS RELEASE – LAS VEGAS (July 23) – With undefeated Bulgarian standout Krasimir Mladenov (10-0) forced to withdraw from next…

Chael Sonnen suspended for 2 years, avoids fine, takes job with NSAC

Chael Sonnen suspended for 2 years, avoids fine, takes job with NSAC

After testing positive for five banned substances on two separate drug tests, the now retired Chael Sonnen appeared before the…

Vitor Belfort receives a conditional license to fight in Nevada

Vitor Belfort receives a conditional license to fight in Nevada

Vitor Belfort will get an opportunity to challenge for the UFC middleweight title on Dec. 6 at UFC 181. Belfort…