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Tito Ortiz steps down as manager of Cris Cyborg

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Former UFC champion and UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz walked away from the sport a little over a year ago as a fighter, and looked to get into the managing side of things shortly thereafter by signing on to manage former women's Strikeforce champion Cris Cyborg. After negotiating with the UFC and ultimately deciding to sign with Invicta FC, Ortiz has decided to step down as manager of Cyborg. Read More »

Should Gilbert Melendez snub the UFC and sign with Bellator?

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Former Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez has been negotiating with the UFC to hammer out a new contract since the one he brought over from the Strikeforce/UFC merger has been fulfilled. However, things aren't going well and it looks like the former champion could be on his way out of the UFC. There's another former champion that's excited about the possibility of fighting Melendez. Read More »

Just how much money do the McMahon kids have?

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Vince McMahon took professional wrestling to heights it has never been. The first Wrestlemania was a gigantic risk and pretty much a sink or swim moment for Mr. McMahon. Obviously it worked out for the better and now the WWE is a global brand with name recognition. It's basically a money machine. So how much does Vince take care of his kids, besides putting in them in nepotistic jobs? Let's take a look at the stock option situation alone for both of his kids, Shane and Stephanie. Read More »

Danasabe Mohammed earns multi-fight contract at XFC tryouts

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One hundred sixty hopefuls filed into Charleston MMA, all with the same dream and goal; to secure a multi-fight contract with the XFC. The talent in the room was plentiful, but when the smoke settled, there was one young fighter that stood out from the rest. President John Prisco and the XFC staff are proud to announce the XFC Open Tryout winner and newest member of the Welterweight Division, Danasabe Mohammed. Read More »

Does a change in wording mean anything for UFC ‘of the night’ winners

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UFC officials announced a change in the way fight night bonuses are labeled. Is this a move to be more politically correct? Gone are the standard "submission and knockout of the night" tags. In a press release we learned that there would still be a "fight of the night" bonus for the winner and loser of the most spectacular fight at a given event. Replacing the finishing bonuses will be "performance of the night". Here is how it has been explained. Read More »

World Series of Fighting 9: Carl vs. Palhares full card

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The five-fight, NBCSN-televised main card for World Series of Fighting 9 is now complete with the addition of three new contests, including welterweights Josh "The People's Warrior" Burkman (26-10) vs. Tyler "The Evolution" Stinson (27-9), lightweights Ozzy Dugulubgov (5-1) vs. Johnny Nunez (4-0) and featherweights Mike Corey (12-3-1) vs. Shane Kruchten (11-2). Read More »

The UFC 170: Rousey vs. McMann full card

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The next UFC PPV will take place on February 22 in Las Vegas, Nevada, and will feature UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey taking on challenger Sara McMann in the main event. It will mark the first time two Olympic medalists face off inside the Octagon. Rousey was a bronze medalist Judoka in the 2008 Beijing games, and McMann was a silver medalist wrestler in the 2004 Athens games. Read More »

Jon Jones snubs Chris Weidman, Cain Velasquez is only superfight out there *Video*

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UFC light heavyweight champion provided a quick interview for "Inside MMA" which airs on AXS TV earlier this week. Jones was asked about having a super-fight with UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman, but Jones indicated that Weidman didn't have a big enough following for that fight to be considered a super-fight. In fact, the only fight he would consider to be a super-fight would have to be against UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez. Read More »

Thiago Silva arrested Thursday Night

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A report by the NBC affiliate in South Florida indicated an arrest of the owner of a home, with the address listed as being owned by UFC fighter Thiago Silva, after an armed suspect allegedly threatened people at the Pablo Popovitch Mixed Martial Arts Academy. Read More »

Power Ranger calls out CM Punk for MMA fight

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According to Lordsofpain.net Power Rangers star and MMA fighter Jason David Frank wants to fight CM Punk for the World Series of Fighting promotion. WSOF matchmaker and Executive Vice President Ali Abded-Aziz confirmed to Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting.com that Frank’s manager contacted them ... Read More »

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