Rashad Evans To Have Knee Surgery

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The following statement regarding Rashad Evans was released by his team:

Boca Raton, FL, February 17, 2014 – On February 12, former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans injured his knee during a training session leading up to UFC 170. After consulting with his doctors, Rashad will undergo surgery this … Read the rest

Anderson Silva: I’m Coming Back

Anderson Silva looks to be back in the gym after posting the following photo on Twitter today:

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Clay Guida Vs. Tatsuya Kawajiri Set For UFN 39

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Foxsports.com reports that the UFC has signed a featherweight contest that will feature Clay Guida taking on Tatsuya Kawajiri at UFC Fight Night 39.

The event takes places in Abu Dhabi at Yas Island on April 11th. The event will air live on UFC Fight Pass.

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Video: Shogun Rua Discusses Rematch With Dan Henderson

Mauricio “Shogun” Rua will face Dan Henderson at UFC Fight Night 38 and spoke about the fight this weekend:

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UFC Fight Night 36 Bonuses

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Following UFC Fight Night 36 in Brazil last night, UFC President Dana White announced the winners of the night’s bonuses. For the first time in UFC history, two Performance of the Night awards were handed out instead of a submission and knockout of the night. This change was put into … Read the rest

Video Highlights: Lyoto Machica Vs. Gegard Mousasi

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UFC Fight Night 36 Quick Match Results

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UFC Fight Night 36 is now in the books following Saturday night’s event in Jaragua do Sul, Brazil. We have results from the card below which featured a middleweight contest in the main event of Lyoto Machida vs. Gegard Mousasi:

Main Card Bouts (Live on Fox Sports 1, 10:30 PM … Read the rest

Video: UFC Fight Night 36 Weigh In

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UFC Fight Night 36 Weigh In Results

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UFC Fight Night 36 takes place Saturday night from Arena Jaragua in Jaragua do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil. All fighters tipped the scales Friday with one missing weight.

We have results below:

Main Card (10:30 p.m. EST on Fox Sports 1
Lyoto Machida (185) vs. Gegard Mousasi (186)
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UFC In Contract Dispute With Gilbert Melendez

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After narrowly losing a split decision to then UFC Lightweight Champion Ben Henderson last April, Gilbert Melendez could now be looking for fights elsewhere after a report from Ariel Helwani that suggests contract negotiations between the former Strikeforce Champ and the UFC have hit a brick wall.

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Video: Dana White Paid Lyoto Machida Extra Bonus For Beating Tito Ortiz

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Bellator 113 Card Finalized For March 21st

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Newport Beach, Calif. (February 7, 2014) – The Bellator Light Heavyweight World Title will be settled on Friday, March 21st from the Kansas Star Arena, live on Spike TV. The event is headlined by the World title fight when Champion Attila Vegh defends his belt against “The Hardcore Kid” Emmanuel … Read the rest

Jon Jones Says He Was Humbled By Alexander Gustafsson

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Earlier this week UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones appeared on Washington DC’s 106.7 The Fan, with Chad Dukes and Lavar Arrington and talked about his last fight against Alexander Gustafsson and what he took away from the fight some fans believed he lost as well as upcoming fights and … Read the rest

Video: Freddie Roach Talks Georges St. Pierre

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Rich Franklin Doesn’t Enjoy Watching Fights Anymore

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Former UFC Middleweight Champion Rich Franklin used to enjoy kicking back and watching fights every Saturday night but fifteen years in the Octagon as taken its toll on the former school teacher and these days, he’d rather just skip them.

He explains why in an interview with FOX Sports:

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