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21 min ago | MMAFighting.com

Cesar Gracie: Anderson Silva's chin is not the same anymore

A superfight with UFC legend Anderson Silva on Jan. 31 brought Nick Diaz out of retirement, and his former coach Cesar Gracie believes the Stockton native could hand "The Spider" his third straight loss at UFC 183 .

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Related Topix: Cesar Gracie, Anderson Silva, Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine, Nick Diaz, Chris Weidman

4 hrs ago | MMAFighting.com

Matt Hughes vs. Renzo Gracie superfight set for ADCC 2015

Matt Hughes and Renzo Gracie , who fought at the UFC 112 card in Abu Dhabi in 2010, will battle in a superfight at ADCC Submission Wrestling World Championship's next edition, scheduled for September 2015 in Manaus, Brazil.

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Related Topix: Renzo Gracie, Matt Hughes

8 hrs ago | MMA Mania

Ilir Latifi vs Jan Blachowicz announced for UFC Fight Night 53 in Sweden

With Amir Sadollah's return confirmed for UFC Fight Night 53 not too long ago, a Light Heavyweight tilt is also now expected to take place on the main card that features home crowd favorite, Ilir Latifi .

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Related Topix: Ilir Latifi, Jan Blachowicz, Amir Sadollah, Mixed Martial Arts (Ultimate Fighting), Martial Arts, Gegard Mousasi

12 hrs ago | MMAFighting.com

Morning Report: Wanderlei Silva believes Chael Sonnen will eventually fight him in a return to UFC

With his fighting status in limbo, Wanderlei Silva remains hopeful he'll get a chance to settle up with Chael Sonnen in the Octagon.

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Related Topix: Chael Sonnen, Wanderlei Silva, Vitor Belfort, Nick Diaz, Anderson Silva

16 hrs ago | Fighters.com

UFC's Return To China Official, Fight Card Inside

The UFC's return to Fight Pass and China is now set, as UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Le is complete for August 23. The event takes place from inside the CotaiArena in Macau and features a main event between middleweights Michael Bisping and Cung Le.

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Related Topix: Michael Bisping, Dong Hyun Kim

20 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz: Superfight Will Be Biggest Non-Title Bout in Years

Dana White confirmed on Tuesday evening's SportsCenter that Silva has recovered from his ugly leg injury and will fight BREAKING: Dana White says #LIVEonSC Anderson Silva is healthy and will return to @UFC to fight Nick Diaz on Jan. 31. pic.twitter.com/DiLGfqOEVB came back to the company after a brief semi-retirement/hiatus.

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Related Topix: Anderson Silva, Nick Diaz

Tue Jul 29, 2014

MMA Mania

Yushin Okami earns title fight against Middleweight champion David Branch on Oct. 24, 2014

Ultimate Fighting Championship veteran and top-ranked 185-pound mixed martial arts standout, Yushin Okami , has earned a World Series of Fighting championship opportunity after just one win with the upstart promotion.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts (Ultimate Fighting), Yushin Okami, Martial Arts, Ray Sefo, Svetlozar Savov, Buddy Roberts

MMA Mania

Video: Dana White reveals Nick Diaz 'could fight for the title' with...

Nick Diaz has not won a mixed martial arts match since Oct. 2011, when he beat B.J. Penn from pillar to post en route to a unanimous decision win at UFC 137.

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Related Topix: UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz, Nick Diaz, Mixed Martial Arts (Ultimate Fighting), Martial Arts, BJ Penn, B.J. Penn

The Washington Post

UFC: Anderson Silva returns Jan. 31 vs Nick Diaz

Silva hasn't fought since December, when the Brazilian star shattered his left shin in a bout with Chris Weidman.

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Related Topix: Nick Diaz, Anderson Silva, Chris Weidman, Sports

MMA Mania

Luke Rockhold: 'If Michael Bisping squeaks by Cung Le, I'll fight him and take out his other eye'

Top Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight contenders Michael Bisping and Luke Rockhold have engaged in a bitter war-of-words over the last few weeks.

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Related Topix: Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine, Michael Bisping, Cung Le, Luke Rockhold, Mixed Martial Arts (Ultimate Fighting), Martial Arts

MMAFighting.com

Gleison Tibau co-headlines UFC Fight Night 51 card against Piotr Hallmann

Days after a unanimous decision victory over Pat Healy , the longtime UFC veteran is scheduled to co-headline the UFC Fight Night 51 card in Brasilia, Brazil, against Piotr Hallmann .

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Related Topix: Piotr Hallmann, Gleison Tibau, Pat Healy, Michael Johnson, Yves Edwards, Andrei Arlovski

MMA Weekly

Joe Riggs Out Of UFC Fight Night 51 After Accidentally Shooting Himself With Pistol

Mixed martial arts veteran Joe Riggs was supposed to return to the UFC for the first time since 2006 against Paulo Thiago at UFC Fight Night 51 in Brazil on Sept.

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Related Topix: Joe Riggs, Mixed Martial Arts (Ultimate Fighting), Martial Arts, Paulo Thiago

MMAFighting.com

Daniel Cormier eyeing Anderson Silva and Lyoto Machida as potential...

While Daniel Cormier has accomplished much in his brief mixed martial arts career, the title of UFC champion has thus far eluded him.

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Related Topix: Daniel Cormier, Lyoto Machida, Anderson Silva, Mixed Martial Arts (Ultimate Fighting), Martial Arts, Jon Jones

MMA Mania

Dennis Siver returns, fights Robert Whiteford at UFC Fight Night 53 in Stockholm

Ultimate Fighting Championship has booked a featherweight contest pitting Dennis Siver opposite Robert Whiteford for its upcoming UFC Fight Night 53 mixed martial arts event on Fight Pass, which takes place on Oct. 4, 2014 at Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, Sweden.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts (Ultimate Fighting), Martial Arts, Dennis Siver, Robert Whiteford, Manny Gamburyan

Mirror.co.uk

Romanian Ion Pascu vows to put missed title shot behind him ahead of Lee Chadwick clash

A training injury forced middleweight champion Scott Askham to pull out of a title fight with Pascu last December, before he disappointingly lost to replacement Max Nunes Romanian Ion Pascu is looking to put the frustration of missing out on a title shot with Scott Askham behind him when he meets Lee Chadwick at BAMMA's second Fight Night on 2 ... (more)

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Related Topix: Ion Pascu, Lee Chadwick, Scott Askham, Max Nunes

Fighters.com

Heavyweights Added To The UFC 177 Fight Card

Heavyweights Ruslan Magomedov and Richard Odoms will square off next month at UFC 177 .

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Related Topix: Renan Barao, Chris Cariaso

Mon Jul 28, 2014

BleacherReport

Gina Carano: Must We Pretend Her Fight Against Rousey Is Anything but a Circus?

Talks are still underway. would most likely face the current face of women's MMA , undefeated UFC bantamweight champion and Olympic judo medalist Ronda Regarding an immediate title shot, White stated, "I think so.

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Related Topix: Gina Carano

BloodyElbow

Urijah Faber fights Masanori Kanehara at UFC Fight Night in Japan

In February, Urijah Faber fought Renan Barao in the main event of UFC 169 in New Jersey.

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Related Topix: Urijah Faber, Masanori Kanehara, Renan Barao, Alex Caceres, Norifumi Yamamoto, Michihiro Omigawa

MMA Mania

UFC 178: Daniel Cormier will be 'very dissapointed' if Jon Jones doesn't target his injured knee

Because "DC" plans to do the same when the two talented light heavyweights battle it out at UFC 178 on Sept.

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Related Topix: Jon Jones, Daniel Cormier, Mixed Martial Arts (Ultimate Fighting), Martial Arts, Alexander Gustafsson, Quinton Jackson

MMAFighting.com

Junior dos Santos eyes November return against Stipe Miocic

Former UFC champion "Cigano" hasn't fought since his third bout with heavyweight kingpin Cain Velasquez in October, and the knockout artist told MMAFighting.com he's hoping to face Miocic in his return to the Octagon later this year.

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Related Topix: Junior dos Santos, Stipe Miocic, Cain Velasquez

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