• MMAjunkie Radio (1 p.m. ET): Michael Chandler, Stitch Duran, Terrion Ware
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    MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT) with guests Michael Chandler, Jacob “Stitch” Duran and Terrion Ware. Chandler won the lightweight title this past Friday at Bellator 157, knocking out Patricky Friere. Duran worked as a cutman at the event. Ware faces Marvin Blumer in the co-main event of RFA 40, which takes place July 15. MMAjunkie Radio airs from 1 to 3 p.m. ET (10 a.m. to noon PT), live from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. The first hour of the show is available on SiriusXM Rush (Ch. 93) from 1-2 p.m. ET. You can also listen... Read more »
  • Enrique Barzola meets Kyle Bochniak at UFC on FOX 21
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    Enrique Barzola “The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America 2” winner Enrique Barzola will make his first trip to the octagon since winning the reality show at UFC Fight Night 78 when he faces Kyle Bochniak in a featherweight bout. The two men meet at UFC on FOX 21, which takes place Aug. 27 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The event airs on FOX following early prelims on UFC Fight Pass, though the bout order hasn’t been finalized. Barzola (11-2-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC) won “TUF: Latin America 2” with a unanimous decision win over  Horacio Gutierrez. He is now riding a two-fight winning... Read more »
  • Vitor Belfort interested in ‘money fight’ with Anderson Silva
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    Vitor Belfort turned down an offer to rematch Anderson Silva earlier this year, but is now open to facing the former UFC middleweight champion one more time inside the Octagon. "The Phenom" was coming off a first-round win over Dan Henderson when the UFC offered him a chance to meet "The Spider" on March 5, when the event was still scheduled to take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, but opted to wait for a bigger match-up and work his way up towards another title shot. Belfort ended up losing to Ronaldo Souza on May 14 in Curitiba. Silva, who was... Read more »
  • Jorge Masvidal recalls 'fancy-ass' dinner with 'good dude' Kimbo Slice after bareknuckled fight against his protege
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    The news of 42-year-old Kevin “Kimbo Slice” Ferguson’s unexpected death earlier this month has been lamented throughout a shocked MMA community since. One of the fighters directly affected by the news was UFC welterweight Jorge Masvidal, whose connections to Slice extended beyond their common American Top Team training grounds. Like Slice, who notably rose to stardom due to street fighting videos, Masvidal also dabbed on Miami’s bareknuckled brawling scene. In spite of having had “plenty” of those encounters, Masvidal has only been caught fighting one opponent on camera: Slice’s then-protege, known only as “Ray,” who Masvidal faced and defeated on two different occasions. In... Read more »
  • Twitter reacts to death of UFC veteran Ryan Jimmo
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    May 30, 2015; Goiania, GO, Brazil; Francimar Barroso (red gloves) fights Ryan Jimmo (blue gloves) during UFC Fight Night at Goiania Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jason Silva-USA TODAY Sports May 30, 2015; Goiania, GO, Brazil; Francimar Barroso (red gloves) fights Ryan Jimmo (blue gloves) during UFC Fight Night at Goiania Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jason Silva-USA TODAY Sports May 30, 2015; Goiania, GO, Brazil; Francimar Barroso (red gloves) fights Ryan Jimmo (blue gloves) during UFC Fight Night at Goiania Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jason Silva-USA TODAY Sports May 30, 2015; Goiania, GO, Brazil; Francimar Barroso (red gloves) fights Ryan Jimmo (blue gloves) during UFC Fight Night... Read more »
  • Aaron Zalewski makes incredible accusations against Brittney Palmer in cross-complaint
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    Once-accused fraudster, Aaron Zalewski, says he was peacefully at home when he was brutally assaulted and battered by his wife, Brittney Palmer, who is “highly trained, skilled and experienced in mixed martial arts” due to her UFC spokesperson job. If the best defense truly is a good offense, then Aaron Zalewski's defense to claims he assaulted and battered his wife, UFC Octagon Girl Brittney Palmer, has officially begun. On Jun. 3, Zalewski went on the offensive with a story framing himself as the victim, filing a cross-complaint against Palmer in Los Angeles Superior Court for assault and battery,... Read more »
  • Conor McGregor says he's still going 'back and forth' with UFC over media obligations
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    Conor McGregor and the UFC might have kissed and made up enough for McGregor to be returning to the Octagon at UFC 202. But the issue that arose between the two sides in April has not yet been patched up. McGregor, the UFC featherweight champion, said Saturday he is still battling the UFC over the amount of press he has to do. McGregor's refusal to go on a media tour in April resulted in him being pulled from UFC 200. "We're still back and forth with media obligations," McGregor said at an event to promote his coach John Kavanagh's new... Read more »
  • UFC Fight Night 90's Belal Muhammad thinks he can be top title contender within four fights
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    Belal Muhammad It’s always good to aim high, and that’s exactly what Belal Muhammad is doing ahead of his UFC debut against Alan Jouban at UFC Fight Night 90. Muhammad (9-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC), who stepped in to the welterweight bout against Jouban (13-4 MMA, 4-2 UFC) as a short-notice injury replacement for Nordine Taleb, said his debut fight is the perfect set up for his career. He wants to catapult to the top quickly, and beating Jouban in his first octagon appearance would help do that. “Once I get three wins in a row, I think I’ll be right there for a... Read more »
  • Morning Report: Tim Kennedy says he could 'seriously destroy Michael Bisping in a matter of minutes' if he wanted to
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    It's official, every fighter in the UFC's middleweight division has called out Michael Bisping. After winning the UFC middleweight title from Luke Rockhold in a stunning upset at UFC 199, Michael Bisping's name has been on the tip of every middleweight contender's tongue. Jacare Souza, Luke Rockhold, Chris Weidman, Anderson Silva, Georges St. Pierre, Yoel Romero, and Dan Henderson have all called out the new champion to varying degrees of fan interest. Well now one more man is piling on. Saturday, Tim Kennedy answered some questions during a Facebook live video, including some thoughts on Bisping becoming the champion. "What... Read more »
  • Georges St-Pierre: I could easily fight at lightweight if I wanted to
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    Former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre opens up the possibility of fighting at 155 pounds upon his return. A week ago, former long-time welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre announced that he was ready to make a UFC comeback. The 35-year-old fighter last saw action in 2013, where he pulled off a controversial split-decision victory against fellow former champion Johny Hendricks. Nothing has been set in stone as far as his return date goes, but St-Pierre is apparently exploring his options. During his recent appearance on the MMA Hour, GSP opened up the possibility of fighting at 155-pounds. "If I wanted to, I could... Read more »

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