Mixed Martial Arts Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Renan Barao accuses TJ Dillashaw of running after 'Viper' injury sank UFC 186 headlinerRead the original story

    Wednesday | MMA Mania

    After "The Viper" was injured and forced to withdraw from their UFC 186 pay-per-view main event , scheduled for April 25, 2015 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, the Brazilian accused Dillashaw of running and vowed to make the champ eat his words. "I only have one thing to say at this moment: Dillashaw, you can run, but you can't hide.

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  2. WSOF 19's Matt Hamill believes his best days are aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Examiner.com

    On Saturday night, one-armed MMA sensation Nick Newell improved his career record to 10-0 after taking down Keon Caldwell with a choke hold in the first round of the World Series of Fighting. According to a March 25 report from MMA Junkie, Matt Hamill returns to the cage for the first time in over a year, when he meets Thiago Silva March 28 at Phoenix's Comerica Theatre in the co-main of World Series of Fighting 19. Hamill, 38, is excited for his return to MMA action, and he believes he has plenty of gas left in the tank.

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  3. Brock Lesnar Signs New Contract with WWE, UFC Career OverRead the original story

    Wednesday | KRVN-AM Lexington

    Instead, he's re-signed with the WWE. "I'm officially closing the door on MMA," Lesnar told ESPN.

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  4. Dos Anjos on Pettis: He wanted to be Showtime, 'but that night it was Dos Anjos time'Read the original story

    Wednesday | BloodyElbow

    UFC lightweight champion, Rafael dos Anjos didn't think too much of Anthony Pettis' gameplan, as he said he only needed to land a punch to make "Showtime's" strategy go down the drain. Furthermore, he's a little confused by what Conor McGregor recently had to say about him.

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  5. New York Senate again backs legalizing mixed martial artsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    The New York Senate voted on Tuesday for the fifth straight year for legalizing professional mixed martial arts and ending the state's position as the last one to prohibit the sport. The Senate bill, approved 47-14, would authorize the New York State Athletic Commission to regulate MMA as it does professional boxing.

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  6. Ex-MMA fighter Gina Carano whips "In the Blood" into submissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Japan Times

    If you like watching strong athletic women in film, look no further than "In the Blood." Former mixed martial artist Gina Carano not only stars here, she practically whips this movie into weepy submission.

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  7. Brock Lesnar Announces He's Staying With WWERead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Houston Press

    Even though it's flagship show is the most watched show on cable television, WWE has always had to work to get coverage in the mainstream. Oftentimes, when it does happen, it's because WWE will inject some mainstream star into their universe, the perfect excuse for high brow cable like ESPN and CNN to "cross over" and acknowledge "sports entertainment."

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  8. Morning Report: Brock Lesnar and Dana White discuss the former champ's decision to stick with WWERead the original story

    Wednesday | MMAFighting.com

    After years away from the sport making millions of dollars for not being punched in the head, former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar has once again retired from MMA. Lesnar hasn't fought since 2011 when he was handed a second consecutive first-round TKO loss, the only of his short four-year career.

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  9. Jose Aldo: 'I will always complain' that I don't get paid enoughRead the original story

    Wednesday | MMAFighting.com

    Jose Aldo has been very vocal about his belief that MMA fighters do not get paid enough. Don't expect that to change with the UFC featherweight champion in a massive main event against Conor McGregor at UFC 189 .

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  10. Live Chat: Brock Lesnar's MMA legacy, T.J. Dillashaw injured, Bellator 135 and WSOF 19 previewsRead the original story

    Wednesday | MMAFighting.com

    There's no UFC event this weekend, but there's plenty of news, notes and discussion topics in the world of mixed martial arts. First and foremost, former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar officially closed the door on an return to MMA.

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  11. Conor McGregor 'almost had' Diego Sanchez fight in Mexico, now...Read the original story

    Wednesday | MMAFighting.com

    Conor McGregor is next in line for a UFC featherweight title shot. And he's spoken at length about moving up to lightweight and even welterweight in the future.

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  12. Renan Barao reacts to T.J. Dillashaw's injury: 'You can run, but you can't hide'Read the original story

    Wednesday | MMAFighting.com

    The rematch between T.J. Dillashaw and Renan Barao was once again cancelled, and the title challenger isn't happy about it. Barao, who was set to try to regain the UFC bantamweight championship in the main event of Montreal's UFC 186 on April 25, ripped the reigning champion through his "Guys, as you all might know, my opponent T.J. Dillashaw got hurt and we won't fight on April 25 anymore.

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  13. Unusual highs and lows for Saturday's UFN 62 ratingsRead the original story

    Wednesday | MMAFighting.com

    If ever there was a mixed message, the ratings for Saturday's UFC show were it. The Fight Night from Rio de Janeiro, headlined by Demian Maia's five-round decision win over Ryan LaFlare, drew 617,000 viewers, well short of every UFC televised prime time show so far this year, and among the lowest numbers for such a show in since FS 1 became UFC's main cable destination point.

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  14. UFC 186: It Would Be a Total Buzzkill If Rampage Jackson Can't Fight on the CardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BleacherReport

    With T.J. Dillashaw dropping out of the main event, it is now even more important to have Quinton "Rampage" Jackson fighting at UFC 186 . The card lacks star power with Rampage off the card.

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  15. UFC fighter Michael Bisping not giving up on world title dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Lancashire Telegraph

    Bisping fights CB Dollaway in Montreal on April 25 as he looks to bounce back from the seventh loss of his career against Luke Rockhold in November. The 36-year-old has been targeting a world middleweight title fight for a number of years but crucial defeats and injuries have so far seen that goal elude him.

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  16. UFC 188: Kelvin Gastelum vs. Nate Marquardt set for June 13 in Mexico CityRead the original story

    Wednesday | MMA Mania

    Gastelum is 5-1 since graduating the combat sports reality show; however, his relocation to 170 pounds didn't pan out, thanks to several failed weight cuts , the most recent of which Marquardt has been around forever, which not coincidentally, feels like how long it's been since he was relevant at 185 pounds. "The Great" also tried his hand at 170 pounds but is just 1-4 over his last five, even after coming back to middleweight in recent fights.

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  17. UFC President Dana White 3-25-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WAAF-FM Brighton

    Our pal UFC President Dana white stopped by the studio to talk about Brock Lesner, CM Punk, and the upcoming fight between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor. Yeah they Hill Man Morning Show on demand.

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  18. Boetsch hopes to right ship against Henderson at UFC Fight Night 68Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Herald Gazette

    Boetsch, who competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship's middleweight division, is scheduled to be on the card for UFC Fight Night 68 on Saturday, June 6 against Dan "Hendo" Henderson, who is 30-13 through 43 fights. The 33-year-old Boetsch is ranked 13th in the middleweight division and is 18-8 through 26 fights, including a 2-2 record in his last four fights.

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  19. Ex-UFC Champion Brock Lesnar Finally Rules Out Return To MMA [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBS Local

    Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar ruled out a return to mixed martial arts on Tuesday, ending three years of speculation about the biggest pay-per-view star in the sport's history. Moments after his announcement, Lesnar told The Associated Press he was in training for a UFC return as recently as last week, even though he had developed conflicted feelings about it over the previous month.

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  20. Video: Conor McGregor steals Jose Aldo's belt, dares 'little old f--k' to come get itRead the original story

    Wednesday | MMA Mania

    ... a formality, and that the Brazilian is simply keeping it warm until July. And if you are one of the many mixed martial arts (MMA) fans who buried "Bones" for signing his name "UFC light heavyweight champion" before he even fought Mauricio Rua at UFC ...

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