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Invicta FC 13 ‘Cyborg vs. Van Duin’ weigh-in results and replay

The live weigh-in stream for Invicta 13 ‘Cyborg vs. Van Duin’ begins promptly at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT from inside of the Brera room at the Cosmopolitan. The card itself, which boasts three title fights, begins at 11 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT tomorrow night at the Cosmo and streams exclusively and live on UFC Fight Pass. • Featherweight Title Bout: Cris Cyborg (c) (144.6) vs. Faith...
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McGregor catches the champ slipping, swipes Aldo’s belt in Dublin

There were enough classic moments on the UFC 189 world tour to keep MMA media typing away until Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo do battle on July 11th. The tour came to a close today in Dublin, the backyard of the challenger, and it nearly came to fisticuffs after he decided to steal the champion’s belt right out from under his eyes. When Aldo would refer to himself as the “King...
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March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Invicta FC 12 Full Fight Card & Event Info

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Invicta Fighting Championships today announced the full fight card for Invicta FC 12: Kankaanpaa vs. Souza, which will stream live and exclusively on UFCFIGHTPASS.com from Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Mo. on Friday, April 24. Invicta FC’s strawweight title is on the line in the main event as champion Katja “Killer Bunny” Kankaanpaa (10-1-1) of...
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March 27, 2015  |  Discuss

TVP: Gonzaga Cro Cop’s Cro Cop in Manchester

Before Gabriel Gonzaga and Mirko Cro Cop headline UFC Fight Night 64 in Krakow, it’s time to relive their first fight, a fight that still stands as one of the most shocking finishes in UFC history.
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March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 189 ‘Aldo vs. McGregor’ World Tour Press Conference Replay

The Jose Aldo-Conor McGregor traveling road show began in Brazil today and upon completion we’ve decided to place it in the extremely rare “must watch” category as far as UFC press conferences are concerned. Late cameos were made by UFC 190 headliners Ronda Rousey and Bethe Correia before both champions squared off with their challengers in front of media and fans in beautiful...
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Michelle Waterson shines in new Samsung Galaxy Edge commericial

It goes without saying that Samsung’s “Next Big Thing” campaign has been a major success. And as a fan of women’s mixed martial arts, it’s great to see former Invicta FC atomweight champion Michelle Waterson is now officially a major part of it. Below, we go into the galaxy of of a full time fighter, mother and Samsung Galaxy Edge owner through the eyes of Marcus Ubungen...
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March 19, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 186 ‘Dillashaw vs. Barao 2′ video preview, updated fight card

The UFC will return to the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada for the first time since UFC 158 next month with a PPV that features two world title fights. In the main event of the evening, Renan Barao will look to exact revenge upon the man who ended his 33-fight unbeaten streak when he takes on T.J. Dillashaw in a rematch from last years shocking title fight at UFC 173 that...
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March 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Poetic Violence: Ronda Rousey armbars Cat Zingano in super, super slo-mo

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey’s record-setting 14-second straight armbar finish of Cat Zingano last month still has everybody talking. In the following video, we get to see poetry in motion – 800% slower. Even at this rate, it still clocks in as the second fastest finish on the card behind Roan Carneiro’s submission of Mark Munoz. h/t – Reddit MMA
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March 18, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 185 Highlight: Ross Pearson KO’s Sam Stout with a savage left hook

TUF 9 winner Ross Pearson put his superior boxing on display against nearly decade long UFC vet Sam “Hands of Stone” Stout in the preliminary headliner of UFC 185. His beautiful head movement led to a savage left hook that put away Stout and earned “The Real Deal” a $50K performance bonus. Enjoy.
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March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 185 Highlights: Rafael dos Anjos demolishes Anthony Pettis to become UFC lightweight champion

image via FOXSports Now former lightweight champion Anthony Pettis’ reign would end after 560 days and just one successful defense by the hands of one of the most unlikely champions in UFC history – Rafael dos Anjos. Dos Anjos fought like a true champion from bell to bell putting the pressure on ‘Showtime’ from the get-go. You can enjoy dos Anjos’ handiwork in video form below.
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March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 185 Highlights: Joanna Jedrzejczyk dominates Carla Esparza to become ‘Joanna Champion’

The fighting pride of Olsztyn became the first Polish champion in UFC history this past Saturday night in Dallas, Texas. Joanna Jedzrejczyk (you can call her Joanna Champion) put on one of the most dominant performances in UFC title fight history against now former women’s strawweight champion Carla Esparza in the co-main event of UFC 185. Don’t take our word for it – check...
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March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 185 weigh-in highlights

Both title fights are official and a cookie was given to a champion. Check out the highlights from today’s UFC 185 weigh-in below. For the full weigh-in video and written results visit our friends over at fightbooth.com.
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March 13, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 185 ‘Pettis vs. Dos Anjos’ pick em

Throughout the course of time there have been duos so dynamic that they have changed the course of history. Batman and Robin, Gibson and Glover, Michaels and Jannetty, and last but not least – Reno and Rose. While we’d all love to know who the other three duos are picking to win, we’ll have to settle for the latter of the bunch. See what these HOV veterans have to say about...
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March 13, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 185 ‘Embedded’ Episodes 1-2

The first 2 episodes of UFC hit web series ‘Embedded’ (now powered by Alienware) gives us a behind the scenes look into the goings-on of the top six fighters on the card. On episode #1 of UFC 185 Embedded, Powered by Alienware, UFC lightweight champion and headliner Anthony “Showtime” Pettis gets camera-ready at his local barber before heading to Dallas. In California, the...
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March 11, 2015  |  Discuss

CM Punk leaning toward welterweight division, will meet with UFC officials in July

According to reports, recent high-profile signee Phil “CM Punk” Brooks will make his UFC debut inside of the welterweight division. It was originally thought that Punk would compete at middleweight. But due to his training regimen at Roufusport in Milwaukee alongside current UFC champion Anthony Pettis and ONE FC welterweight champion Ben Askren. It’s also been revealed that...
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March 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Invicta FC 11 All Angles ‘Grasso vs. Inoue’ fight of the night highlights

Invicta FC 11 fight of the night winners Alexa Grasso (7-0 MMA, 3-0 IFC) and Mizuki Inoue (8-4 MMA, 1-2 IFC) are the subjects of the latest must watch All Angles video.
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March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

A sneak peek at CES 28

With New England’s premier MMA product having made its way to AXS TV, the nation will be introduced to the shark tank of elite competitors swimming the chilly waters off the Northeastern coast. While main event fighter, Rick Hawn, is a well-known face after a fruitful career in Bellator, our main card is largely new to the populous outside the Northeast. Here’s a run down of...
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March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

TVP: Carla Esparza makes history, again

Carla Esparza is quickly becoming one of the more historic figures in the history of women’s mixed martial arts. After becoming the first woman to secure the Invicta FC strawweight championship, Esparza would run through 3 fighters in the TUF 20 house to earn a shot at the UFC’s inaugural strawweight title against “Thug” Rose Namajunas. Here’s how it all went down.
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March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 184 Highlights: Rousey taps Zingano in record time

Ronda Rousey left the Staples Center in Los Angeles with another arm to add to her collection. The most dangerous woman on the planet was able to tap out her opponent, the previously undefeated Cat Zingano, with a straight armbar in just 14 seconds flat. This beat the previous record for fastest finish in a title fight which was held by former heavyweight king Andrei Arlovski that...
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March 01, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 184 ‘Rousey vs. Zingano’ post-fight press conference live stream

Bonuses will be handed out. Hearts will be broken. And tales of violence will be told. See what tonight’s biggest winners and losers have to say following UFC 184 out of Staples Center in Los Angeles, California below.
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February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 184 ‘Rousey vs. Zingano’ pick em

Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano Rousey has said it herself. Cat Zingano is the most complete opponent she’s ever been matched up against. She has the wrestling, she has the jits, her Muay Thai is above average and she oozes confidence. Cat Zingano believes that this is her time. She’s been through a lot worse than anything Rousey can throw at her in her personal life over the...
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February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Invicta FC 11 ‘Cyborg vs. Tweet’ live prelim stream

8 fighters will look to impress this Friday night in Los Angeles in an effort to make that jump to the main card in their next Invicta FC outing. Check out the live Invicta FC 11 ‘Cyborg vs. Tweet’ prelims for free below. via UFC: Invicta FC 11 Prelims begin at 10p/7p ETPT and include J.J. Aldrich vs. Jamie Moyle, Amy Montenegro vs. Brianna Van Buren, Rachel Cummins vs. Christine...
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February 27, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 184 ‘Rousey vs. Zingano’ weigh-in live stream

The Event Deck in Los Angeles will be the setting for today’s UFC 184 weigh-in where UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and longtime #1 contender Cat Zingano will look to make it all official. Also on the card, pro boxing phenom Holly Holm will bring her Octagon debut when she takes on TUF 18 semi-finalist Raquel Pennington in a pivotal women’s bantamweight bout...
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February 27, 2015  |  Discuss

This ‘Gone In 16 Seconds’ wood animation by artist Chris Rini is ridiculous

Artist Chris Rini loves mixed martial arts and wants to help it last forever. We want to help him by sharing this incredible video with you. Thanks to the incomparable Tommy Toe Hold for pointing it out to us. Support Chris Rini on Patreon Follow Chris Rini on Twitter
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February 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Michigan Top Team’s Mohammed Alshatri scores highlight reel head kick KO in pro debut

Mohammed Alshatri made quite the impression in his pro mixed martial arts debut this past weekend inside of the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Michigan. From the word go, the Michigan Top Team product looked very comfortable in the contest, especially in the clinch where he would victimize his opponent, Luke Hnevsa, for most of the fight. Showing his killer instinct, Alshatri...
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February 25, 2015  |  Discuss
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