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Jon Jones
Jon Jones
Jon Jones

Jon Jones’ UFC Contract Feud is the Best Thing

Jon Jones’ refusal to fight Alexander Gustafsson is fantastic. Not good nor bad—simply fantastic. Inside the UFC Octagon, “Bones” is constantly displaying amazing physical feats and rapidly-evolving fight I....
 
 
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Tito Ortiz
Tito Ortiz
Tito Ortiz

Bellator 120, Tito Ortiz, and the ‘Fake’ Fight

Saturday really should have been a home run for Bellator. In one of the more cursed events in recent MMA history, North America’s #2 mixed martial arts promotion saw their biggest fantasy fight go up in smoke, a marketabl...
 
 
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Bellator 120
Bellator 120
Bellator 120

Bellator’s PPV Doing Its Best, But Still Primed For Failure

Bellator’s best chance at a successful pay-per-view event has already passed them by. Despite the clearly superior main event, the PPV card planned for May 17 at Bellator 120 is ironically far worse than the initial lineu...
 

 
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Holly Holm
Holly Holm
Holly Holm

Legacy FC Champ Holly Holm May Be MMA’s Smartest UFC Prospect

Newly-crowned Legacy FC champion Holly Holm may not be UFC-bound yet, but you can’t deny her MMA success so far. Sure, the 18-time world champion boxer and former three-division titlist is young in the sport and has her ...
 
 
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WSOF 9: Paul Harris
WSOF 9: Paul Harris
WSOF 9: Paul Harris

Why Every WSOF Welterweight Should Refuse to Fight Rousimar Palhares

Rousimar Palhares has rebounded after getting fired from the UFC, but he’s apparently learned nothing. In the run-up to World Series of Fighting 9, the MMA media wheelhouse revolved entirely around Palhares for two reaso...
 
 
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UFC 171: Condit Lost
UFC 171: Condit Lost
UFC 171: Condit Lost

UFC Rankings Rant (Sorry, Idiots: Woodley Clearly Beat Condit)

Few things in MMA are more frustrating than the official UFC rankings. Whether it’s terrible pound-for-pound voting, fighters listed in the wrong division, or wins and losses being outright ignored, the collective MMA me...
 

 
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MoMMA-FI-slider
MoMMA-FI-slider

14 Questions with “Monsters of MMA” Creator Bryan G. Brown

The scene opens in the not-so-distant future over New Tokyo Stadium. A packed crowd of more than a million attendees are fervently awaiting the night’s main event, an epic bout between two genetically enhanced combatants – ...
 
 
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UFC 171: Attack on GSP
UFC 171: Attack on GSP
UFC 171: Attack on GSP

UFC 171: The Attack on the Memory of Georges St-Pierre

Don’t look now, but Georges St-Pierre is under attack. No, he’s not being dragged back into the UFC Octagon against his will, but his history of dominance is already starting to disappear. Interestingly enough, it a...
 
 
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Homophobia in MMA, How It Compares, and What To Do About It

The widespread stereotyping of MMA fans as aggressive, misogynistic, homophobic and xenophobic is both vexing and completely understandable. Ours is not the first fan base to suffer from such predetermined opinions, nor is it t...