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Chris Leben wishes he’d been a truck driver instead of UFC fighter

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Former UFC middleweight Chris "The Crippler" Leben retired early this year after spending nearly a decade fighting inside the Octagon. The Ultimate Fighter season one contestant went on to put together a 12-10 run in the UFC winning six fight night bonuses in the process. Despite 22 fights in pro MMA's premiere organization and all the bonuses he'd won, Leben posted on Twitter today that the UFC left him "broken with nothing" and he wished he'd been a truck driver instead. Read More »

5 MMA masters of the stare down

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A stare down, for those who do not know the term, is when two fighters square off, usually for a photo opportunity before a fight. Some say that the stare down after weigh-ins is an art form and maybe one of the best parts of an MMA showdown. There have been some memorable ones like Wanderlei Silva vs everyone, Clay Guida vs. Diego Sanchez, and some not so great like Heath Herring vs. Yoshihiro Nakao. Herring knocked Nakao out cold after Nakao kissed him during a face to face pre-fight briefing from the referee. Pro MMA Now takes a look at some of the masters of the art and one might surprise you. Read More »

Chael Sonnen responds to Wanderlei Silva *Video*

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By now most people have seen the incident that took place over the weekend in Las Vegas. If not here is the breakdown. Wanderlei Silva confronts Chael Sonnen. They exchange words and Silva is whisked away. After it happens, "The Axe Murderer" posts a video on YouTube calling Sonnen a coward and talking about the fear he saw in his ey Read More »

Wanderlei Silva doing his best to get Chael Sonnen’s attention *Video*

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The who's who of the MMA world made the trip out to Las Vegas this past weekend for the mecca of fitness and bodybuilding. Many top stars were in attendance for the annual Olympia Expo including Wanderlei Silva and Chael Sonnen. Silva has been doing his best in trying to get Chael Sonnen's attention. He posted a video back in August sending Chael a message. Wanderlei took to another level when he decided to confront Sonnen in a crowd of people. Read More »

A look back at MMA’s greatest ‘pause’ moments

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The internet is abuzz over kiss-gate at yesterday’s UFC 162 weigh ins. Was it intentional game planning on the part of Silva? Was it accidental? The world may never know, but whatever the case may be it was a great reminder that, at the end of the day, MMA is a sport that requires us all to be comfortable with the concept of two sweaty dudes rolling around on the floor with their legs wrapped around each other for long periods of time. Read More »

FUEL TV UFC TONIGHT Show Quotes – 5/14/13

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On this week’s UFC TONIGHT, Kenny Florian and Chael Sonnen preview the upcoming UFC ON FX 8: BELFORT VS. ROCKHOLD. Plus, UFC legend Wanderlei Silva offers a response to Sonnen’s recent fight request. Plus, an exclusive interview with UFC Octagon announcer Bruce Buffer. All that and a whole lot more on UFC TONIGHT. Read More »

Chael Sonnen spurns retirement talk, sets sights on Wanderlei Silva at light heavyweight

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UFC light heavyweight Chael Sonnen has no plans to retire after his UFC 159 dismantling at the hands of Jon Jones according to his appearance on FUEL TV's "UFC Tonight". Sonnen mentioned that he has plans to stay to light heavyweight simply because he has fought pretty much everyone in that division, including his two fights in which he lost to the champion Anderson Silva. However, he did state that he has some unfinished business with the one and only Wanderlei Silva Read More »

The 25 most awkward moments in MMA history *VIDEO*

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Take a walk down memory lane and relive some of the most awkward moment's in mixed martial arts history. Like an adolescent child experiences growing pains, so has MMA had it's fair share of awkward moments. It would be practically impossible to collect all of those moments, but these 25 will at the very least bring a smile to your face. Read More »

Independent MMA Link Club: Wanderlei’s future, ONE FC, Jessamyn Duke, PMN Radio and more

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Here are several MMA from this week's Indy link club you don't want to miss. Invicta FC's Jessamyn Duke talks about training with Ronda Rousey. We've got a preview of Shock'n'Awe 13. UFC heavyweight Gabriel Gonzaga, Invicta FC's Rose Namajunas and WEC vet Chad George had plenty to say on Pro MMA Now Radio Sunday night. The main and co-main events saved UFC on Fuel TV 8. How much does Wanderlei Silva have left in the tank? Eddie Ng and Arnaud Lepont prepare for battle at ONE FC. Read More »

UFC on FUEL TV 8 fallout: Let’s play UFC matchmaker

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UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt also continued to revive his career, winning his third consecutive fight by knocking out Stefan Struve in the third round. The event featured a lot of fighters that were jockeying for position in their respective weight divisions. Let's see where each fighter goes next after the dust settles. Read More »

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