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Trading Shots: What does it tell us when former UFC fighters struggle in Bellator?

<i>Former UFC fighters are finding that the transition to Bellator isn’t always an easy one, so what does that tell us about the true difference in</i> …

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Heather Hardy's Defiant Statement Following Bloody Bellator Loss

Heather Hardy left it all in the Bellator cage on Friday night: blood, sweat, and tears… but mostly blood.<p>The professional boxer, in her second MMA …

MMA & UFC

Gerald Harris wins retirement bout with arm-breaking slam

Gerald Harris’s final fight ended in violent fashion.<p>An 11-year MMA veteran who was a cast member on <i>The Ultimate Fighter 7</i> and a four-time UFC …

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PHOTO | Dana White lashes out at “p**sies” commenting on Till-Cerrone Instagram post

Yesterday afternoon, in the main event of the UFC’s exciting debut in the Polish port city of Gdansk, Liverpool native Darren Till picked up the best …

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MMA fighter McKeon horrific injury after taunting Harris Yahoo7 Sport

<b>WARNING: The following video contains graphic images some viewers might find disturbing.</b><p>An MMA fighter's taunts came back to bite him in brutal …

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Mark Hunt want to know reason why he can't fight

UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt says the promotion has yet to articulate its exact reasons for pulling him from next month's UFC Fight Night event in …

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Conor McGregor drops homophobic slur backstage at UFC event

Conor McGregor was caught on video dropping homophobic slurs in a conversation with teammate Artem Lobov on Saturday at the UFC event in Gdansk, …

MMA & UFC

Athlete outfitting pay for UFC Gdansk: Darren Till pockets $2,500

On Saturday, the UFC returned to Poland with the exciting 11-fight UFC Gdansk card.<p>In the UFC Gdansk main event, rising British welterweight Darren …

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Referee Marc Goddard explains why he told Conor McGregor to move from cage side at UFC Gdansk

Andre FIli was in top position on the ground against Artem Lobov in the second round of their fight when referee Marc Goddard paused the action …

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Nelson, Lashley, Kongo, Mir, Fedor, Minakov? What's up with Bellator's heavyweight title?

Despite some established veterans and recent additions, Bellator still doesn’t have a heavyweight champion. Could that soon change?<p>On Friday at …

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UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Machida fight card

The UFC’s final Brazilian event of 2017 is an absolutely terrific Fight Night card in Sao Paulo. In the main event, middleweight contender Derek …

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The Weekly Grind: Joanna Jedrzejczyk issues scary message to Rose Namajunas

The life of a professional fighter isn't all glitz and glamour.<p>As if getting punched, kicked, kneed, choked and twisted into a pretzel on a regular …

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Simms wins mixed martial arts debut

Jimmy Simms called winning his mixed martial arts debut over Hank Anderson on Saturday night "the best experience of my life."<p>The tough Cape Bretoner …

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KSW 40 results: Marius Pudzianowski takes decision over Jay Silva; Gamrot-Parke ends in no contest

Marius Pudzianowski had to use all facets of his game to claim a majority decision victory over Jay Silva in the main event of KSW 40 in Dublin’s 3 …

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What Does Derrick Lewis Do for Fun? (Hint: It Goes 130 mph!)

<i>(Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube)</i>UFC heavyweight Derrick Lewis had a rough go of it at UFC 216. He was slated to fight former heavyweight …

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Kickboxing Simply the Best 17 Farciennes - official poster

Kickboxing World Championship returns to Belgium on Sunday November 26. Held at Hall Omnisport de Farciennes <i>Simply the Best 17</i> is the fourth series …

Sport (Australia)

Bellator champ Darrion Caldwell recalls backstage confrontation with Cody Garbrandt at UFC 207

Darrion Caldwell is not a big fan of the UFC’s 135-pound champion.<p>Turns out, the newly crowned Bellator bantamweight champ has some history with Cody …

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Japan's Murata stops N'Dam to win world middleweight title

Japan’s Ryota Murata beat champion Hassan N’Dam by technical knockout Sunday to capture the World Boxing Association middleweight title.<p>The 2012 …

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Conor McGregor: The Christening of Conor Jr.

Conor McGregor and Company went all out for the christening of his son, Conor Jr. The UFC lightweight champ shared the special time with his friends, …

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LFA 25 highlights: Check out Fernando Padilla's slick combo submission

If he’s not already there, it’s time to put 20-year-old Mexican featherweight prospect Fernando Padilla on your radar.<p>At Friday’s LFA 25 event, …

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Derek Brunson: Why Michael Bisping vs. Georges St-Pierre is 'kind of ridiculous'

Michael Bisping has yet to face a No. 1 contender since winning the UFC middleweight championship 15 months ago, and that’s why some people see …

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Hearn: Champ's hospital check-up just a precaution

Promoter Eddie Hearn explained that Ryan Burnett’s post-fight hospital visit was purely a precautionary measure after the new unified bantamweight …

News (Ireland)

After crazy, standing bulldog-choke finish, Jan Blachowicz targets MMA legend

On Saturday afternoon, during the main card of the UFC’s exciting stop in Gdansk, Poland, Polish light heavyweight star Jan Blachowicz dazzled with a …

MMA & UFC

Bellator 185 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social media

Since the early days when the sport was anything but a mainstream endeavor, the MMA industry has thrived and survived through various websites, …

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DJ stresses importance of defense for young MMA fighters: ‘I want you to have a long career’

No matter what the vocation is, those best at it are often the most critical of their own work. That rings true in athletics as well. Ask LeBron …

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Julianna Pena nearly named her daughter after the only woman to defeat her in UFC

Julianna Pena hasn’t fought since late January, when she suffered a surprising submission loss to Valentina Shevchenko at UFC on FOX 23. Pena has …

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Shelly Vincent explains crashing Heather Hardy’s Bellator 185 weigh-in

UNCASVILLE, Conn. — Shelly Vincent was in town visiting her grandmother and had just finished training when an idea popped into her head. Her rival …

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Darren Till expected to finish Donald Cerrone early: I knew I had his number

English prospect Darren Till was not short on confidence at UFC Gdansk.<p>The 24-year-old fighter scored the biggest win of his young MMA career at …

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Referee Marc Goddard Puts Conor McGregor in His Place at UFC Fight Night 118

Conor McGregor was in attendance at UFC Gdansk to support his training partner and friend, Artem Lobov on Saturday. That's all well and good, of course. It's nice to see that kind of camaraderie in the dog-eat-dog world of combat sports and it's nice to see that McGregor can train with somebody and …

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They said what?! Pros react to Darren Till’s quick TKO of Donald Cerrone

Darren Till made quick work of Donald Cerrone in the main event of UFC Gdansk, as he finished the fight with a flurry of punches still in the first …

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