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UFC 170: Rousey vs. McMann extended video preview

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It's Olympic judo bronze medalist vs. Olympic wrestling silver medalist as UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey takes on Sara McMann in the UFC 170 main event Saturday night in Las Vegas. Also, No. 4 ranked heavyweight Daniel Cormier makes his light heavyweight debut against short-notice replacement Patrick Cummins. Cormier was originally supposed to fight Rashad Evans but a last minute injury forced "Suga" to withdraw, and instead of scrapping the fight altogether, the UFC found a relatively unknown opponent Cormier has a history with. Read More »

Ronda Rousey vs. Sara McMann UFC 170 video preview

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It's Olympic medalist vs. Olympic medalist this weekend at UFC 170 as UFC women's bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey puts her title on the line against undefeated Sara McMann in the main event. Can McMann's wrestling and grappling stop the takedowns of Rousey and prevent the inevitable armbar that she has defeated all her previous opponents with? If so, then who has the better stand-up game? It's an interesting match-up that will be settled this Saturday. Take a look at this video preview... Read More »

Between Rounds: Olympic goals

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I am very grateful to have been recently associated with multiple organizations trying to create criteria and standardization for a future goal of having MMA as an Olympic sport. It is obviously an exciting opportunity for me and of course for the future fighters that can participate. Read More »

Monday Morning Quarterbacking With Dr. Rhadi Ferguson – January 20th

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Jack Bratcher: It seems like wrestling is generally perceived as the best fit for the sport as a foundation. Dr. Rhadi Ferguson: Yes it does seem that way but it’s a false read that people are getting. What you see in MMA is called a convenient sample. You are looking at a sample of population of people which has a huge North American/United States bias and slant on it. There are more practitioners of martial arts in the world than there are wrestling practitioners. And if you don’t think so, just look at the adult population. Read More »

Independent MMA Link Club

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We've got U.K. MMA news, post-fight analysis of the Henderson-Edgar rematch, why you shouldn't get too excited about the possibility of seeing MMA in the Olympics, interviews with Eduard Folayang and Daron Cruickshank, and a Ronda Rousey impression you won't soon forget, all in this week's Independent MMA Link Club. Read More »

Will we see Teddy Riner in the UFC?

Five-time world champion Judo player Teddy Riner won Olympic gold today at ExCel Arena in London. Representing France, Riner had won four bronze medals in the Olympics in Beijing four years ago, but today he picked up the highest crown any Olympic athlete can achieve by besting three-time Russian world champion Alexander Mikhaylin on penalties in the heavyweight final. Read More »

Spend an hour with Ronda Rousey right now

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Are you a Ronda Rousey fan? Are you ga-ga for the golden-haired judoka who likes to rip arms from people's bodies just for fun? If so then sit back, grab a cup of coffee -- well, maybe two cups, because what we have here is nearly a full hour of the Rowdy one. Read More »

Ronda Rousey slams Michael Phelps, says she isn’t anybody’s groupie

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Strikeforce women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey isn't one to hold her tongue, and that's especially been the case over the past couple of weeks. The 2008 Olyumpic Bronze medalist in judo has has openly talked about her dislike of Kim Kardashian and why she would want to fight her recently. However, in a interview with Elie Seckbach, Rousey turned her attention to Olympian Michael Phelps who rubbed Rousey the wrong way with his 'snobbish' attitude at a gathering for Olympians in 2008. Read More »

The Cageside Beat – [censored]

The Cageside Beat is the official radio show of ProMMAnow.com.

Join Furby and Mike for the newest episode of The Cageside Beat and check out their interview with Natasha Wicks, a UFC 145 recap, a largely senseless version of Point/Counterpoint, and of course, the Don Frye Fact Machine. Read More »

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