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December 17th 2014

BAMMA adds to ranks w/ 3 new signings

British MMA promotion BAMMA yesterday confirmed the signings of Orestes Betran, Warren Kee and Mark Godbeer. “I'm very happy with the latest acquisitions, who will all add a different dynamic to their respective divisions," said BAMMA matchmaker Jude Samuel. "It's a new and exciting era for the BAMMA featherweight and lightweight divisions especially, and the...
December 17th 2014

Jones "incredibly proud" to be signed by Reebok

Leading sports equipment brand Reebok, who recently a partnership with the UFC, announced yesterday that they have signed exclusive deals with UFC champions Jon Jones and Ronda Rousey. "From the very beginning, it was clear to me that Reebok is passionately invested in our sport and its athletes," said Rousey. "The team is committed to helping push our sport forward...
December 17th 2014

[Video] UFC 182 preview

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier will finally meet to settle their long-running feud in the main event at UFC 182 on January 3rd, with Jones' UFC light heavyweight championship on the line. Also, in the co-main event, rising talent Myles Jury will look to keep his undefeated record intact as he takes on the biggest challenge of his career in Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone....
December 17th 2014

M-1 Challenge 54 & ACB 12 weigh-in results

In the main event at the first ever co-promoted M-1 Challenge and ACB event, M-1 Challenge light heavyweight champion Stephan Puetz will make his second title defense against unbeaten challenger Valery Myasnikov, headlining M-1 Challenge 54 & ACB 12. Also, Dzhambulat Kurbanov and Maxim Divnich will compete for the vacant lightweight title. M-1 Challenge 54...
December 17th 2014

Quarry, Fitch and Le file lawsuit against UFC, Zuffa responds

At a press conference held yesterday it was announced that MMA veterans Nate Quarry, Jon Fitch and Cung Le have filed a class action antitrust lawsuit against the UFC and its parent company, Zuffa. All three athletes have fought under the UFC banner, with Le being the only one still under contract with the promotion. "The news today is this," said Joseph Saveri of...
December 16th 2014

Dos Anjos joins Nurmagomedov at #1 spot in official UFC rankings

Rafael dos Anjos earned his third straight win this past weekend with a unanimous decision victory over Nate Diaz. With such a dominant win over a former UFC title challenger, it looks as though RDA may have just booked himself the next shot at current champ Anthony Pettis. Up until Rafael's most recent win, the man sitting atop the list of UFC lightweight...
December 16th 2014

[Video] Dillashaw, Barnett, McGregor & others talk game plans

As the sport of MMA has evolved, the use of strategy in fighting has become increasingly prevalent. This aspect of the sport has been criticised by some for taking away from the excitement of it all and encouraging athletes to score points rather than finish fights. However, there can be no denying the effectiveness of game plans. "Going over game planning your...

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