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Morning Report: Judge who rendered controversial score against James Krause at UFC 247 revealed to have ties to Trevin Giles, Krause responds  13h00 19 février
Esther Lin, MMA Fighting Two weeks ago at UFC 247 in Houston, one of the main talking points after the card finished was the number of controversial judges’ decisions that were rendered. Now it turns out the. controversy may be only just beginning. Among the controversial scorecards rendered on...
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Paddy Pimblett gets new opponent, faces Davide Martinez at Cage Warriors London  12h30 19 février
Dolly Clew, Cage Warriors For the third time, a bout between Paddy Pimblett and Donovan Desmae has not come to fruition, but the Liverpudlian submission ace will remain in action in London on March 20 when he he faces replacement opponent Davide Martinez. Cage Warriors announced the replacement...
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The A-Side Live Chat: UFC Rio Rancho fallout, UFC Auckland, Bellator Dublin & Wilder vs. Fury II preview, more   10h00 19 février
Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports This is The A-Side Live Chat on MMA Fighting. For this episode, José Youngs and Peter Carroll break down some of the top storylines in the world of MMA. There’s plenty to talk about, so join us at 1 p.m. ET 10 a.m. PT on Wednesday, Feb. 12. Don’t forget you can now...
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RIZIN 21 fight card finalized  02h00 19 février
Mikuru Asakura (pictured) headlines RIZIN 21 in a 150-pound bout against Daniel Salas on Saturday in Hamamatsu, Japan Esther Lin, MMA Fighting The bout card for RIZIN 21 event has been finalized. Mikuru Asakura and Daniel Salas meet in the 68-kg (approx. 150 pounds) headliner of RIZIN 21,...
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ARES adds one-time UFC flyweight title challenger Wilson Reis to roster  00h00 19 février
Wilson Reis Esther Lin, MMA Fighting The ARES Fighting Championship has added a world championship contender to its ranks. On Tuesday, the promotion announced the signing of one-time UFC flyweight title challenger Wilson Reis (23-10). The 35-year-old Brazilian last fought at UFC 236 in April...
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Elias Theodorou becomes first MMA fighter to receive TUE exemption for medical cannabis  23h00 18 février
Elias Theodorou Esther Lin, MMA Fighting Elias Theodorou has received his long sought-after exemption. Theodorou’s management firm, Paradigm Sports Management, on Tuesday released a statement announcing the former UFC fighter has made history by becoming the first MMA fighter to receive a...
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Aleksandar Rakic announces six-fight deal with UFC  22h00 18 février
Aleksandar Rakic Esther Lin, MMA Fighting Light heavyweight contender Aleksandar Rakic is sticking around. The 28-year-old Austrian announced Tuesday via social media that he has signed a new six-fight deal with the UFC. View this post on Instagram Pleased to...
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After parting ways with UFC, Ben Saunders interested in fighting for RIZIN  21h00 18 février
Ben Saunders Esther Lin, MMA Fighting Ben Saunders isn’t done with MMA just yet. After completing the last fight on his contract with the UFC, and parting ways with the organization for the third time in his 15-year career, Killa B would still like continue on his current career path before...