UFC 249 Could Move Forward Without Khabib Nurmagomedov, Champ Stuck in Russia

The fight very well may be cursed. After falling through four times previously, Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson, expected to be the crown jewel of UFC 249, may be off once again. News broke last week that Nurmagomedov had returned...
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Scouting the Globe: The Five Best Prospects From China

During this MMA hiatus, we’ve taken to scouting globe, honing in on five favorite prospects from each country/territory. So far, we've put the spotlight on Australia/New Zealand, and Canada. This time out, we'll be looking at China. In MMA terms,...
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UFC: Matt Brown Believes World Will Not Be the Same After Coronavirus

"The Immortal" is trying to turn a negative into a positive, despite the scary predicament the world finds itself in. Matt Brown was supposed to be fighting this weekend. At UFC on ESPN 8 in Columbus, "The Immortal" was expected...
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Scouting the Globe: The Five Best Prospects From Canada

During this MMA hiatus, we’ve taken to scouting world and selecting five favorite prospects from each country for the most part. When we launched this series yesterday, it was Australia and New Zealand in the spotlight. Today it's the MMA...
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Para Bellum’s Lyndon Whitlock On COVID-19 Affecting MMA Gyms

Lyndon Whitlock is not just an owner, but also trainer (striking) at Ontario's Para Bellum MMA. A fighter himself (he's shared the cage with the likes of Rick Glenn and Gavin Tucker, among others), Whitlock is, like many of...
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Joe Rogan Will Not Take Part in UFC 249 Next Month

If UFC 249 does go ahead, as Dana White has insisted, don't expect long-serving color commentator Joe Rogan to take part. Speaking on his Joe Rogan Experience podcast, the 52-year old has confirmed that due to concerns over the coronavirus...
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Scouting the Globe: The Five Best Prospects From Australia/New Zealand

During this MMA hiatus, we've taken to scouting world and selecting five favorite prospects from each country for the most part. This time out, we'll take a look at Australia and New Zealand, who have produced talents like Brad...
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Din Thomas Addresses UFC London Falling Through, Departure from American Top Team

"I'm not even supposed to leave the house, apparently, according to the government. It is what it is, we've just got to make the best of it." That's where now-former American Top Team coach Din Thomas is at these...
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UFC Light Heavyweight Champ Jon Jones Arrested on DWI, Firearms Charges in Albuquerque

While most of the planet remains on lockdown, Jon Jones has managed to land in hot water again. On Thursday, Cageside Press was able to verify via court records that Jones has been arrested and charged with several offenses,...
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Dana White Insists No UFC Staff Will Be Laid Off Due to Coronavirus

UFC staffers can rest assured their jobs will stay put, the MMA promotion's President said Wednesday. Dana White was fired up in a recent Instagram live chat, responding to accusations that the UFC would be laying off personnel as...