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Bellator 122 Weigh-In Results

The Bellator 122 Weigh-Ins took place today in Temecula, California and all of the fighters in the tournaments fights were on weight.  Today’s weigh-ins came from the Pechanga Resort and Casino and the same venue will host tomorrow night’s fight card. The event will feature two … Continue reading

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Nick Diaz signs three-fight contract extension with UFC

Former Strikeforce champion and fan favorite Nick Diaz is coming out of retirement as he has agreed to a three-fight contract extension with the UFC. Diaz agreed to the new contract on Thursday and is expected to return in early … Continue reading

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Ruslan Magomedov vs. Richard Odoms added to UFC 177

A heavyweight bout is the latest addition to the UFC 177 card on August 30 in Sacramento as Ruslan Magomedov will meet UFC newcomer Richard Odoms. The fight booking was recently added to the official fight card on the UFC … Continue reading

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The most difficult part of Egidijus Valavicius training camp is being away from his daughter

Egidijus Valavicius will look for his third win in the Bellator cage as he will meet Liam McGeary in the semifinals of the Summer Series light heavyweight tournament at Bellator 122 tomorrow night in California. Valavicius was signed by Bellator … Continue reading

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Andrey Koreshkov credits Alexander Shlemenko for how good he has looked in this tournament

Andrey Koreshkov will look to join current welterweight champion Douglas Lima as the only fighters to win two Bellator welterweight tournaments when he meets Adam McDonough in the final of the season ten tournament tomorrow night at Bellator 122. Since … Continue reading

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Nico Musoke vs. Amir Sadollah added to UFC Fight Night 53

The first fight booking for the UFC Fight Night 53 card on October 4th in Sweden has been announced as Nico Musoke will meet Amir Sadollah in a welterweight bout. The fight booking was announced by UFC officials on late … Continue reading

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Brett Cooper is all for random blood testing year round and sounds off on Vitor Belfort

One of the hot topics in mixed martial arts currently is drug testing as the Nevada State Athletic Commission is going forward with more random drug testing. Along with what the Nevada Commission is doing, the California State Athletic Commission … Continue reading

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Following release from Bellator, Joe Riggs signs with the UFC and meets Paulo Thiago at UFC Fight Night 51

Fight Master winner Joe Riggs was recently released by Bellator and the MMA veteran is returning to the UFC to face Paulo Thiago at UFC Fight Night 51 on September 13th in Brazil. Sources confirmed the news of Riggs being … Continue reading

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Alexander Gustafsson injured, Daniel Cormier steps in against Jon Jones at UFC 178

A knee injury has forced Alexander Gustafsson to pull out of his rematch against Jon Jones at UFC 178 and replacing Gustafsson in the bout will be Daniel Cormier.  The fight change was announced by UFC President Dana White on … Continue reading

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Chael Sonnen suspended two years by the Nevada State Athletic Commission for recent failed drug test

Chael Sonnen received his punishment from the Nevada State Athletic Commission today for his recent failed drug tests as he received a two year suspension, can not take a fight during that time with another commission, and must reimburse the commission … Continue reading

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