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  1. Lyoto Machida: The media twists my words, Anderson Silva and I are on good termsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Former Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva has long declared he would never fight against his friends and training partners, namely Lyoto Machida and Ronaldo Souza. Machida, who fights tomorrow night in the main event of UFC on FOX 15, was apparently the subject of major scrutiny and disappointment from the aforementioned Silva when "The Dragon" reportedly said he was willing to fight Silva if it was for the UFC title.

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  2. Ups and Downs: Forward march; trail toils and habitually hammering for homesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

    Looking on the bright side this week we'll start with a personal favorite. We never tire of hearing another good "pay it forward" yarn.

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  3. Jimy Hettes returns to UFC Octagon with something to proveRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times Leader

    Jimy Hettes punches Marcus Brimage during their featherweight bout at UFC 152 inside Air Canada Centre on September 22, 2012 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Hettes, a Swoyersville native, will face Brazilian Diego Brandao in a bout today after a fainting spell postponed January's match in Las Vegas.

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  4. Dana White on UFC fighters: 'Everyone of these guys will kick Mayweather's ass'Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    First it was Ronda Rousey , then it was Conor McGregor, and now it is essentially any fighter in the sport of mixed martial arts that can beat undefeated Boxing world champion Floyd Mayweather. That's right! Ultimate Fighting Championship president Dana White told TMZ Sports recently that he is confident that any fighter on UFC's roster could defeat "Money" because he is simply a pugilist as opposed to an all-around martial artist.

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  5. Instant replay to be in use for UFC on FOX 15Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | MMAFighting.com

    ... When Hazzard returned to that position in September of 2014, however, he re-instituted it for boxing and mixed martial arts events. The first show to use instant replay in the state since Hazzard's return was an October 2014 Cage Fury Fighting ...

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  6. Luke Rockhold hopes win over Lyoto Machida gets him into contentionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Denver Post

    In ths Feb. 23, 2013, file photo, Lyoto Machida gets set to fight during his UFC 157 light heavyweight mixed martial arts match against Dan Henderson in Anaheim, Calif. Machida fights Luke Rockhold in a pivotal matchup at 185 pounds on Saturday night in New Jersey in a fight that should determine the No.

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  7. Cain Velasquez vs. Mike TysonRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    ... techniques that revolve around not being punched, many of which were adapted from wrestling purely for mixed martial arts competition. Many boxers do have great balance, movement and strong legs but they NEVER have to worry about the takedown. It's ...

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  8. Professional mixed martial arts matches at fairgroundsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Professional mixed martial arts matches, called Hub City Havoc, will take place at 7:30 p.m. April 25 at the Fair Park Coliseum at the Panhandle-South Plains Fairgrounds.

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  9. Bellator MMA, not UFC, signs TUF veteran and RFA featherweight champion Justin LawrenceRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    UFC brass have been known to sign a few major prospects from RFA , so many believed Lawrence would be making his way back to the Octagon following his recent title defense at RFA 25. Instead, Bellator MMA announced through a press release they have dipped their hands into the free agent market again, pulling out another intriguing prospect. "Its been a big week for Bellator, with Gleristone Santos, Phil Davis and now Justin Lawrence joining the ranks.

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  10. Saint Preux: UFC 'can't figure me out'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    That's all it took for the former Tennessee football player to stun Mauricio "Shogun" Rua with a technical knockout last November in Brazil. The victory was huge for Saint Preux's Ultimate Fighting Championship career.

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  11. UFC's Eddie Gordon says support from teammates helped soften blowRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Newsday

    Josh Samman knocks out Eddie Gordon to win their fight during the UFC 181 event at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on Dec. 6, 2014 in Las Vegas. Photo Credit: Getty Images Highlight-reel knockouts excite the crowd and the fight promoters.

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  12. Local man boxing at Cher-Ae HeightsRead the original story

    Thursday | Triplicate.com

    ... tioned by the International Sport Combat Federation. In addition to boxing, the event will also showcase Mixed Martial Arts championship fights as well as Muay Thai kickboxing. Doors open at 6 p.m. with fights starting at 7 p.m.

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  13. Lyoto Machida vs. Luke Rockhold staredown pic, video from UFC on FOX 15 weigh insRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Ultimate Fighting Championship recently tied a ribbon around today's UFC on FOX 15 weigh in event, which took place inside the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, home for tomorrow night's "Machida vs. Rockhold" fight card inside "The Rock."

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  14. Ultramarathon an attraction between bouts for Bangor UFC competitorRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Kagan, the Bangor native competing in the Ultimate Fighting Championship women's strawweight division, is preparing to compete May 2 in the inaugural Cactus to Cloud Trail Run, a 50-kilometer trek from the Chihuahuan Desert to the mountain community of Cloudcroft, New Mexico. "I really like to do my ultramarathons," said Kagan, who made her debut at that distance in 2013.

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  15. 'Fed up' member of Brazil's Taekwondo team slams Anderson Silva, calls Olympic ambitions a jokeRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Anderson Silva wants to be on the Brazilian Taekwondo Olympic team , but does the team want him? That doesn't appear to be the case, as it seems the majority of the existing squad are already fed up with talks about Silva potentially joining them in 2016 when the games touch down in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. And while most are keeping their comments about the topic to themselves, one member, Guilherme Cezario Felix, isn't biting his tongue, as he recently lashed out via Facebook by calling the potential move nothing more than a "joke" and marketing technique on Silva's part.

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  16. Luke Rockhold believes the Khabib Nurmagomedov hype: 'He's as good as he thinks he is'Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    Since making his preliminary UFC debut in 2012, Khabib Nurmagomedov has mercilessly stormed through the 155lb rankings, making light work of every contender stood in his path - including current lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos . 'The Eagle's' decorated Sambo accomplishments have paved the way for his mixed martial arts success on the UFC's main stage, as the Russian has used his relentless grappling abilities to overwhelm his Octagon foes.

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  17. UFC 194 on Tap for Madison Square Garden in December?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | MMA Weekly

    Company president Dana White said in March that the UFC was holding a date in New York , hedging its bet that this would be the year that the New York State Assembly finally legalizes professional mixed martial arts in the state. White on Thursday confirmed to Newsday "we have a date" reserved in December for Madison Square Garden in New York.

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  18. Local female model, dancer turns UFC fighterRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    Paige Vanzant, 21, grew up dancing, cheering and modeling, but wanted a changed. So, she turned to UFC and now has a contract deal with Reebok.

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  19. UFC President On Bringing Professional MMA To New York: It's Looking A Lot Better NowRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CBS Local

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  20. Live! Watch Frankie Edgar UFC on FOX 15 Q&A video stream from 'Machida vs. Rockhold' weigh insRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Jersey? Sure! Hometown hero and former Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight champion Frankie Edgar is all set to take the stage this afternoon at 2 p.m. ET inside the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. Not only will it serve as the host venue for tomorrow night's UFC on FOX 15 mixed martial arts event, the "Rock" will also be the spot for today's "Machida vs. Rockhold" weigh ins, which begin promptly at 4 p.m. ET .

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