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Viscardi Andrade, Sam Sicilia Among Several Fighters Released From UFC

It appears the UFC is doing a little Spring cleaning. UFCFIGHTERSiNFO, a Twitter account that monitors changes made to the UFC's roster, reported yesterday that a number of fighters have been released from the UFC. While some names were...
UFC Rotterdam Stefan Struve

Stefan Struve vs. Alexander Volkov to Headline UFC Netherlands

The UFC announced Saturday that a heavyweight bout between dutch native Stefan Struve and Russia's Alexander Volkov will headline the promotion's return to the Netherlands. The event takes place September 2, 2017 at the Rotterdam Ahoy. Tickets go on...
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Eye Injury Keeping GSP From UFC Return, Star Says UFC Was Aware

A lot of fuss has been made about Georges St. Pierre's return to the UFC. After rumors flared up last Summer, many expected the former welterweight champ to return for UFC 206 in Toronto. That didn't happen, but eventually,...
Ben Askren

ONE Championship: Ben Askren Calls Out Promotion’s Middleweight King

ONE Championship welterweight champ "Funky" Ben Askren successfully defended his crown at ONE Championship: Dynasty of Heroes Friday. Having fought essentially once a year since joining the Asian MMA promotion, Askren wasted no time in setting up his next...
Roy "Big Country" Nelson

Roy “Big Country” Nelson Signs with Bellator MMA

Bellator MMA have made another "Big" splash (pun fully intended) in the free agent market, signing Ultimate Fighter 10 winner Roy "Big Country" Nelson. MMA Fighting first reported the news earlier today. Nelson later confirmed the signing on social...
Jordan Mein added UFC 213

Jordan Mein Gets Belal Muhammad at UFC 213 in July

Canadian welterweight Jordan Mein will return to action this July at UFC 213 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Calgary Herald broke the news Thursday, reporting that the Alberta native would face Belal Muhammad at the cornerstone event of International...
Gavin Tucker added to UFC 216

Gavin Tucker to Face Rick Glenn at UFC 216 in Edmonton

The UFC's return to Canadian soil later this year has had a hot featherweight prospect from Halifax added to the card. Gavin Tucker, who dazzled in his promotional debut against Sam Sicilia at UFC Fight Night 105, will meet...
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UFC 213: Nunes vs. Shevchenko 2, Whittaker vs. Romero Title Fights Announced

It's official — the UFC is opting to utilize an interim championship once again, booking a middleweight title fight between Yoel Romero and Robert Whittaker at this Summer's UFC 213. A women's bantamweight title fight between champ Amanda Nunes...
Cris Cyborg

Cris Cyborg Issues Statement In Response to UFC Athlete Retreat Incident

UFC featherweight Cris Cyborg has released a statement regarding the altercation between herself and strawweight Angela Magana at this past weekend's UFC Athlete Retreat. In case you missed it, Cyborg took offense to some Twitter posts Magana made a...
Cris Cyborg, UFC Women's Divisions

Cris Cyborg May Have Sounded Death Knell for UFC Women’s Featherweight Division

Quick, name the top five ranked fighter's in the UFC's featherweight division, female side. Wait, what do you mean that the division doesn't really have any fighters outside of a champion in exile and featherweight wrecking machine Cris Cyborg...

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Half Dozen Fights Added to UFC San Antonio in July

Lots of new additions have been made to July's UFC San Antonio, with a half dozen fights joining Carmouche vs. Modafferi. The UFC's July date...