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Amanda Nunes says potential fight with Cris Cyborg is ‘not personal’

UFC Champion Amanda Nunes discussed potentially fighting Cris Cyborg in a super-fight.<p>It’s been reported this year that the UFC is planning a …

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Keyboard Kimura: Bellator MMA so lame with ‘main’ event

There is a case to be made that the winner of Saturday’s Bellator MMA welterweight title fight between champion Douglas Lima (29-6) and challenger …

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Cris Cyborg: “To be the real champ, I have to go to Bellator”

The post-UFC 219 Cris Cyborg saga continues. The question remains, “what’s next?”. Everyone and their mothers have been searching for possible …

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Cyborg Willing To Fight Nunes...With A Catch

While fighting Amanda Nunes isn’t Cris Cyborg’s first option, the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s Featherweight champion of the world …

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'EA UFC 3' Roster And Ratings: Complete List Of Welterweights And Middleweights

The bigger weight classes are being revealed for the soon-to-be-released EA UFC 3.<p>On Wednesday, we got a glimpse at all of the welterweights and middleweights. Surprisingly, neither of the men who hold the gold in the two divisions have the highest average rating in their weight class. Welterweight …

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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2600 with Cris Cyborg, Stephen Thompson

Stream or download Monday’s episode of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Cris Cyborg and Stephen Thompson.<p>Featherweight champion Cyborg, who successfully …

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Dana White says UFC working on Cris Cyborg vs. Amanda Nunes: 'The fight everybody wants to see'

ST. LOUIS – At this point, we’re all aware of everyone’s stance on the potential Cris Cyborg vs. Amanda Nunes showdown: Cyborg doesn’t want it, Nunes …

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Watch MMAjunkie Radio here (1 p.m. ET) with Cris Cyborg and Stephen Thompson

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT) with Cris Cyborg and Stephen Thompson.<p>UFC women’s featherweight champion Cyborg recently …

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UFC’s 2017 declines in viewership across the board points to value of megastars

When looking at the UFC’s popularity in 2017, it becomes clear that having stars at their drawing power peak obviously makes a big difference when it …

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Watch The MMA Hour live today

The MMA Hour is back in your life. Below is a rundown of Monday's show:<p>1:00 p.m. ET -- Luke Rockhold will talk about now facing Yoel Romero for the …

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The 18 fights on our MMA wish list for 2018

What fights do we really want to see in 2018, ranging from the practically inevitable to the just barely plausible? We’re so glad you asked.<p><b>1. Conor</b> …

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Amanda Nunes’ Coach Reacts To Cris Cyborg’s Recent Call Out

The tensions between UFC women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg and the of team UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes could not be any …

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Report: UFC 219 ‘Cyborg vs Holm’ third-biggest PPV of 2017

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) looks to have returned some impressive numbers for the UFC 219: “Cyborg vs. Holm” pay-per-view (PPV) event, …

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Cyborg vs. Holm looks to have been third-biggest PPV of 2017

UFC 219, built around what looked to be the biggest marquee women’s fight UFC could put together, Cris Cyborg vs. Holly Holm, is estimated at doing …

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Shannon Knapp on female MMA fighters: ‘I want them to achieve that dream’

Since its inception in 2012, Invicta has been a reliable home for international female athletes looking to prove themselves in the sport. Since then, …

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End MMA Awards - Best Fighter

It’s back!<p>Over the next few days, Bloody Elbow is going to ask for your opinion on some of the best things that have happened in the MMA world over …

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UFC 219 Brings In Surprising Pay-Per-View Numbers

After a blockbuster 2016, 2017 was a bit of a down year for the UFC, at least in terms of pay-per-view (PPV) sales.<p>The promotion’s year-ending event, …

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The UFC Tonight crew talks about when Conor McGregor will fight again, and more | UFC Tonight

Tyron Woodley, Kenny Florian, and Karyn Bryant talk Conor MCgregor, UFC Hawaii, Cris Cyborg, and more in a game of 'What Happens First'.<p>More UFC …

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Evinger withdraws from UFC Austin bout vs. Reneau with injury

Tonya Evinger's UFC bantamweight debut will have to wait.<p>The former Invicta FC champ has pulled out of her Feb. 18 date with Marion Reneau at UFC …

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Midnight Mania! Nick Diaz Visits UFC Gym/Palace Just to Get Our Hopes Up

Welcome to Midnight Mania!<p>Nick Diaz visited the UFC Performance Institute.<p>That’s it. That’s all that happened.<p>Does this mean he is planning on …

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Watch The MMA Beat live today

Watch "The MMA Beat" live today at <b>1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT / 6 p.m. GMT.</b><p>Subscribe to the show on iTunes: audio | video or Soundcloud here. Stream it on …

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Morning Report: Din Thomas says Amanda Nunes ‘doesn’t see the threat’ of fighting Cris Cyborg

Oh what a difference a few months makes.<p>Last May, Amanda Nunes declared that she wasn’t interested in fighting Cris Cyborg because Cyborg wasn’t the …

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ATT head coach: Cyborg vs. Nunes ‘1000 percent’ going to happen, people want to see it

After Cris Cyborg’s win over Holly Holm at UFC 219, the name that floated around to be her next challenger is bantamweight champion, Amanda Nunes. It …

With Tonya Evinger out, Marion Reneau needs new opponent for UFC Fight Night 126

It appears that a women’s bantamweight bout set for the UFC’s return to Texas next month has been scrapped.<p>Tonya Evinger (19-6 MMA, 0-1 UFC) is out …

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If I Did It: Cody Garbrandt kicked by Jean Claude Van Damme

Alexei Auld is back with a brand new book available <b>7 Secret Sources of Inspiration: A Snappy Guide for Creative Procrastinators</b> to grill Eugene S. …

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Cris Cyborg says defending the World Title in Brazil against Germaine De Randamie is a real superfight

When the UFC first started the Featherweight Division at the beginning for 2017 fans witnessed not Cris Cyborg fighting for the belt, but Holly Holm …

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Watch Cyborg get slapped hard in prep for UFC 219 bout against Holm

When it comes to getting ready for a fight, you gotta do what you gotta do. For some fighters that means taking a nap, for others it means doing some …

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That pre-fight slap? Champ Cris Cyborg doesn't particularly enjoy it, but it serves a purpose

It appears that Cris Cyborg is human after all and, much like the rest of us, doesn’t actually enjoy getting slapped in the face.<p>Recently, the champ …

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Max Holloway

Max Holloway told us this was coming.<p>Sitting upon a dais in Toronto at UFC 206, draped in formal wear colored-coded with implications — black suit …

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Coach Face Slaps Cyborg Very Hard Prior To UFC 219

You may be tough, but you’re not Cris Cyborg tough.<p>Prior to her headlining title fight against ex-boxing champion Holly Holm at UFC 219 on Dec. 30, …

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