RIP Shane Del Rosario 1983-2013

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UFC Heavyweight Shane Del Rosario has passed away after suffering a Catastrophic Cardiovascular Collapse on November 26th.

Many mis-reports claimed Del Rosario had died previously but after a two week battle, it appears he passed on Dec. 8th.

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Video: Invicta FC 7 “Road To Honchak vs Smith”

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Video: The Ultimate Fighter 18 Weigh In Live

The Ultimate Fighter 18 weigh in takes place today and you can watch it live on MMANews.com. The first fighter is expected to tip the scale at 7pm EST. Be sure to check back then.

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UFC Heavyweight Shane Del Rosario Suffers Cardiac Arrest

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UFC Heavyweight Shane Del Rosario is in critical condition following a catastrophic cardiovascular collapse on Tuesday morning.

“Shane del Rosario had a catastrophic cardiovascular collapse at home on Tuesday morning,” said del Rosario’s manager Jason House. “He was brought to the hospital in full cardiac … Read the rest

WSOF Signs Rousimar Palhares

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LAS VEGAS (Nov. 26, 2013) – World Series of Fighting is happy to announce the addition of Brazilian jiu-jitsu ace Rousimar Palhares to the company’s welterweight roster.

The submission master signed a multi-fight deal with the promotion and is expected to debut in the World Series of Fighting decagon in … Read the rest

Jon Jones Interested In Superfight Against Cain Velasquez

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Everyone loves super-fight talk right?

That’s exactly what Jon Jones discussed during a recent UFC Q&A session with fans as he dropped news that he plans to move to the heavyweight division within the next two years:

“I think that’s going to happen within the next two years – I’ll … Read the rest

Johny Hendricks: If You Can’t Handle Being Champ, Give it Up

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Johny Hendricks felt he did enough to walk away champion at UFC 167 but the judges thought otherwise and awarded the fight to the reigning champion Georges St. Pierre. Following the fight, St. Pierre told Joe Rogan that he needed to take some time away from the sport, meaning Hendricks … Read the rest

Askren Meeting With The UFC, White Remains Uninterested Though

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MMAFighting.com’s Ariel Helwani reports that Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren will be meeting with UFC chairman and CEO Lorenzo Fertitta in Las Vegas on Monday while UFC President Dana White will participate via telephone.

Although Askren has his heart set on fighting for the UFC, White has gone on record … Read the rest

Video: Dana White Talks NSAC

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St. Pierre’s Sister: My Father Is Fine

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Things in the Georges St. Pierre rumor mill are starting to heat up. After TMZ reported earlier today that the welterweight champ wanted to step away from the sport due to an unplanned pregnancy and the health of his father, St. Pierre’s sister Myriam, has came out to state the … Read the rest

Report: Unplanned Pregnancy, Fathers Illness Have GSP Shook

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According to a new report from Hollywood gossip site TMZ.com, the reason behind Georges St. Pierre’s desire to step away from the Octagon is due to an unplanned pregnancy and the health of his father.

“I’m going crazy. I have issues, man. I need to relax. I need to … Read the rest

Lance Palmer Replaces Rick Glenn At WSOF 7

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LAS VEGAS, (Nov. 13, 2013) – Georgi “Insane” Karakhanyan (22-3-1) will still compete for World Series of Fighting’s inaugural featherweight title, but he’ll face a new opponent, Lance “Unstoppable” Palmer (7-0), an impressive young fighter whose addition makes this new championship matchup just as exciting as the originally planned bout.… Read the rest

WSOF 7 Card Continues To Take Shape For Canadian Debut

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LAS VEGAS, (Nov. 11, 2013) – World Series of Fighting’s first-ever Canadian fight continues to fill out, as three new preliminary contests have been booked for World Series of Fighting 7, including a light heavyweight matchup of Dwayne “D-Bomb” Lewis (13-8) vs. Kalib Starnes (15-8-1), a featherweight contest of Shawn … Read the rest

Rampage Jackson To Make Bellator Debut Nov. 15th Against Joey Beltran

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Newport Beach, CA. (October 30th, 2013) – After months of anticipation, MMA icon Quinton “Rampage” Jackson will make his long awaited Bellator debut Friday, November 15th from Atlantic City’s Revel against Joey Beltran live on Spike TV.

The event will broadcast live starting at 9 p.m. EST on Spike TV. … Read the rest

Karo Parisyan Injured, Out Of Bellator 106 Bout

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Cristiano “Soldier Boy” Souza had been pegged to face Karo Parisyan but an injury has forced a changed of plans.

Souza will now face Alejandro Garcia after an injury in training has put Parisyan on the shelf.

The updated card looks as follows:

MAIN CARD (Spike TV, 9 p.m. ET)… Read the rest