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UFC 177 preview: Yancy Medeiros vs. Damon Jackson

UFC 177 preview: Yancy Medeiros vs. Damon Jackson

In his fourth UFC appearance, Yancy Medeiros (9-2, 1 NC) finds himself featured on the main card of a pay-per-view…

UFC 177: Bethe Correia vs. Shayna Baszler preview

UFC 177: Bethe Correia vs. Shayna Baszler preview

The long-awaited UFC debut of Shayna “The Queen of Spades” Baszler (15-8) is just days away and the scrappy women’s…

“King Mo” Lawal signs long-term contract extension with Bellator

“King Mo” Lawal signs long-term contract extension with Bellator

PRESS RELEASE: Newport Beach, Calif. (August 28, 2014) – As King Mo prepares for his September 5th battle with Dustin Jacoby, the…

UFC Fight Updates: Rafael Cavalcante vs. Ovince St. Preux, Holohan vs. Gaudinot

UFC Fight Updates: Rafael Cavalcante vs. Ovince St. Preux, Holohan vs. Gaudinot

Fights have been announced for upcoming UFC Fight Night cards which include a flyweight and light heavyweight tilt. UFC officials recently…

Max Holloway replaces Chan Sung Jung, will do battle with Akira Corassani

Max Holloway replaces Chan Sung Jung, will do battle with Akira Corassani

Max Holloway (10-3) will make a quick turnaround to replace an injured Chan Sung Jung against Akira Corassani (12-4, 1…

ONE FC 19: Reign of Champions weigh-in results

ONE FC 19: Reign of Champions weigh-in results

28 August 2014 – Dubai, United Arab Emirates: ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC) announced today that all but one mixed martial artists…

Matt Wiman returns against Isaac Vallie-Flagg at UFC Fight Night 57

Matt Wiman returns against Isaac Vallie-Flagg at UFC Fight Night 57

UFC Fight Night Austin added another bout to the lineup for the Nov. 22 card. Lightweight Isaac Vallie-Flagg (14-5-1) will…

Marc Ratner on developing commissions overseas and out-of-competition drug testing

Marc Ratner on developing commissions overseas and out-of-competition drug testing

Marc Ratner, the former Executive Director of the Nevada State Athletic Commission, has an extensive resumé in combat sports. Since…

Bellator signs Annalisa Bucci to women’s featherweight division

Bellator signs Annalisa Bucci to women’s featherweight division

Newport Beach, Calif. (August 27, 2014) – The roster additions continue for Bellator as the promotion has added the #6 ranked…

Stephan Bonnar signs with Bellator

Stephan Bonnar signs with Bellator

PRESS RELEASE: Newport Beach, Calif. (August 27, 2014) – The Bellator Light Heavyweight division has seen a new arrival as fan…

Paige VanZant vs. Kailin Curran moved to UFC Fight Night 57

Paige VanZant vs. Kailin Curran moved to UFC Fight Night 57

Originally slated to collide at UFC Fight Night 54 in Halifax, Paige VanZant and Kailin Curran’s strawweight tilt will now…

Joseph Benavidez vs. Dustin Ortiz set for UFC Fight Night 57

Joseph Benavidez vs. Dustin Ortiz set for UFC Fight Night 57

UFC Fight Night 57 announced a flyweight tilt for the Austin, TX fight card on Nov. 22. Joseph Benavidez (20-4) will…

Chan Sung Jung injured and out against Akira Corassani at UFC Fight Night 53

Chan Sung Jung injured and out against Akira Corassani at UFC Fight Night 53

The Korean Zombie will be sidelined longer than anticipated after he re-injured the same shoulder that kept him out for…

UFC releases statement on Dana White removing a judge in Macau

UFC releases statement on Dana White removing a judge in Macau

After UFC Fight Night 48 in Macau, China, it came to light that UFC president Dana White removed Howard Hughes…

UFC 180 announces loaded fight card bound for Mexico City

UFC 180 announces loaded fight card bound for Mexico City

PRESS RELEASE: Mexico City - The UFC® was in Mexico today to kickoff ticket sales for UFC® 180: VELASQUEZ vs. WERDUM, and unveil several…