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  1. UFC-style fight led to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    A Winnipeg man admits he chopped his roommate into pieces and scattered the body parts after discovering he had accidentally died -- likely as a result of an ultimate fighting-style wrestling match between them. He said he panicked after discovering Darin Monias was dead following a party filled with drugs and hard liquor that left him in a "haze."

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  2. Cain Velasquez and Mark Hunt Are the Reason UFC History Is Written in PencilRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    In mixed martial arts we have a bad tendency to write our narratives in stone, preferring pen even in the early stages of a fighter's career when a pencil would probably be a better choice. Oft-injured UFC champion Cain Velasquez is the perfect example.

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  3. UFC 179: Latest odds, lines and betting guide from Rio de Janiero, BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Get a detailed breakdown of the betting lines for UFC 179 pay-per-view event that is set to hit Maracanazinho Gymnasium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, this weekend , including best bets, underdogs, favorites and much more. Two of the most devastating Ultimate Fighting Championship Featherweight finishers will lock horns for the second time this Saturday evening when 145-pound champion Jose Aldo takes on Team Alpha Male's Chad Mendes once more in the main event of UFC 179, which is set to hit Maracanazinho Gymnasium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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  4. KNOCKOUT! Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes free fight videos preview UFC 179 PPV main event rematchRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    So does "Money," and he has worked long and hard to get that one back when they hook 'em up for a second time at the upcoming UFC 179 pay-per-view event, which is signed and sealed for this Sat. inside the MaracanA zinho Gymnasium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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  5. Smartest Guy at the Bar: UFC 179 EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sherdog

    It will have been 21 days since the Ultimate Fighting Championship has staged an event -- the longest drought of the year. The two-continent doubleheader on Oct. 4 was the last time the Octagon was put to use, so you can image the joy emanating from the Smartest Guy at the Bar when he pulled his dehydrated body out of the desert and into the oasis known as UFC 179 , scheduled for Saturday at Maracanazinho Gymnasium in Rio de Janeiro.

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  6. Gavin-Ruth, Molinaro-Maynard match-ups announced for Flo Premier League 2Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Photos courtesy Keith Gavin and Ed Ruth's Facebook pages; Dave Mandel for Sherdog.com; Frank Molinaro's Facebok page. Less than a week after the inaugural Flo Premier League event, contestants for the second FLP event, were announced by Flowrestling.org Thursday.

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  7. Telling Bros and Hipsters ApartRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Denver Westword

    The first Bro Show - billed as "everything a man needs, all in one place" - filled the Denver Mart with classic cars, mixed-martial-arts contests, beer pong, guns, food, women in tight T-shirts, and beer, lots of beer, over this past weekend. But amid all this manly merchandise, one thing was definitely in short supply: hipsters.

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  8. Manager optimistic that Anthony Johnson will return to UFC once domestic disputes are resolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight contender Anthony Johnson was suspended from the world's largest mixed martial arts promotion after reports surfaced that "Rumble" was on the wrong end of a criminal complaint filed by the mother of his children. Soon thereafter, it was also learned that Johnson was involved in yet another another domestic disturbance on March 19, 2014, with a different female.

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  9. UFC 179 complete fighter breakdown, Jose 'Junior' Aldo editionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    MMAmania.com resident fighter analyst Andrew Richardson breaks down the mixed martial arts game of UFC 179 headliner Jose Aldo, who takes on Chad Mendes this Saturday inside GinA sio do MaracanA zinho in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight roost ruler, Jose Aldo, looks to defend his title against Team Alpha Male representative, Chad Mendes, for the second time this Saturday night inside GinA sio do MaracanA zinho in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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  10. UFC 179 fight card: Glover Teixeira vs Phil Davis fight previewRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    In the co-main event of UFC 179, Glover Teixeira and Phil Davis will look to move back into the win column this Saturday night inside GinA sio do MaracanA zinho in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. What adjustments must these two elite light heavyweights make in order to claim victory? Read our fight preview and find out! Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweights Glover Teixeira and Phil Davis look to rebuild momentum after disappointing losses this Saturday night at UFC 179 inside GinA sio do MaracanA zinho in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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  11. UFC middleweight Tor Troeng announces retirement from MMARead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MMAFighting.com

    Tor Troeng , a Swedish middleweight who competed on The Ultimate Fighter 18 and fought four times inside the UFC, announced his retirement from professional mixed martial arts competition late Wednesday. "After almost 10 years as a professional MMA fighter, it's time for me to move on," Troeng wrote on Facebook in his native Swedish.

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  12. Cung Le Releases Statement on Rescinded Suspension, Believes UFC Owes Him ApologyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sherdog

    Not surprisingly, Cung Le is pleased with the Ultimate Fighting Championship's decision to rescind his year-long suspension after the fighter tested positive for an excess level of HGH following his fight against Michael Bisping on Aug. 23. The UFC recently issued a release stating that Le's elevated HGH level alone did not necessarily indicate that he took performance enhancing drugs prior to his loss to Bisping at UFC Fight Night in Macau. The suspension was lifted due to a lack of conclusive laboratory results.

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  13. Jacare Souza agrees to fight Yoel Romero ... but only if it's a UFC title eliminator boutRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    The Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight division has suddenly become crowded with plenty of contenders ready and willing to vie for the title on any given night. And if a potential bout between Ronaldo Souza and Yoel Romero sees the light of day, the title picture could become a bit clearer.

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  14. UFC executive discusses Cung Le's HGH testing fiascoRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    UFC middleweight fighter Cung Le practices Wing Chun during a training session in Hong Kong before his bout against Michael Bisping this summer. UFC middleweight fighter Cung Le practices Wing Chun during a training session in Hong Kong before his bout against Michael Bisping this summer.

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  15. Taree's Jack Dobel qualifies for US OpenRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Manning River Times

    HE'S only been competing seriously for a matter of months and he's only had six fights in total, however, Taree's Jack Dobel is off to the International Sport Karate Association US Open next July. HE'S only been competing seriously for a matter of months and he's only had six fights in total, however, Taree's Jack Dobel is off to the International Sport Karate Association US Open next July.

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  16. Report: Conor McGregor vs. Dennis Siver possible for Jan. 18 in BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Despite the fact that Ultimate Fighting Championship has flown top featherweight contender Conor McGregor to Brazil, where he is expected to have a cageside seat for the Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes title fight at UFC 179 , a new report from MMA Junkie has the feisty Irishman fighting Dennis Siver on Jan. 18, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. That would mean "Notorious" is not the division No.

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  17. MIMMA featherweight champion Keanu Subba confident of prevailing in grudge match with Josh KhiewRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Keanu Subba made his professional debut back in 2011 at the first documented mixed martial arts event to ever take place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He was just a schoolboy at the time and dropped a decision to an opponent twice his age.

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  18. Fistic Dialectics: Aldo, Mendes, and Unknowable CeilingsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    The overarching narrative for the rematch between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes is making its rounds on the internet. The points mentioned are: Brazil's slow relinquishing of a MMA dominance to American fighters, Renan Barao's loss to TJ Dillashaw as some signifier of Team Alpha Male's overtaking Novia Uniao's fighters and the fence grabbing by Jose Aldo in the first match as a gesturing towards another possible world where Mendes won the fight.

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  19. More Mature Bobby Lashley Planning Run at Bellator Heavyweight ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sherdog

    To hear him tell it, Bobby Lashley barely resembles the fighter he was four years ago, when his trial by fire came on a national stage for what was then the world's second-largest mixed martial arts promotion. When the hulking professional wrestling star stumbled against Chad Griggs in his second Strikeforce appearance in August 2010, much of the hype surrounding his MMA foray subsided.

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  20. Chad (Money) Mendes gets second crack at UFC featherweight champ Jose AldoRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Chad Mendes, from the US, gestures as he weighs-in ahead of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, UFC, 142 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Jan. 13, 2012. Chad Mendes has waited 33 months for another crack at UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo.

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