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UFC
 
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UFC-Ronda-Rousey
UFC-Ronda-Rousey

UFC 175: Who’s Getting Paid?

This Saturday’s UFC 175 card is the big one, folks. In a rare double-title-fight pay-per-view, we’re going to see no fewer than seven world-ranked UFC fighters compete in genuinely compelling match-ups, which is a p...
 
 
MMA Buzz
 
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UFC-Chael-Sonnen
UFC-Chael-Sonnen

Chael Sonnen, the MMA Media, and Those Without Sin

There’s plenty of people who have the right to judge serial drug abuser (and retired UFC star) Chael Sonnen. Chances are, you’re not one of them. If you’re reading this article, it’s a good bet that you&...
 
 
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UFC-Hatsu-Hioki
UFC-Hatsu-Hioki

Hatsu Hioki’s Fall and Japan’s Next UFC Title Hope

UFC champion Jose Aldo was once supposed to fight Hatsu Hioki. Back in the day, that didn’t sound so weird. Heck, there was a time not too long ago when Hioki was widely considered the best featherweight competing outside...
 

 
UFC
 
UFC: Cub Swanson
UFC: Cub Swanson
UFC: Cub Swanson

UFC Fight Night 44: Who’s Getting Paid?

Out of the two UFC cards going down this weekend, this one’s actually worth watching. Unlike that terrible New Zealand thing, UFC Fight Night 44 has several good things going for it—a main event with title shot implicat...
 
 
UFC
 
UFC: Nate Marquardt
UFC: Nate Marquardt
UFC: Nate Marquardt

UFC Fight Night 43: Who’s Getting Paid?

From top to bottom, UFC Fight Night 43 may be the worst card in modern UFC history. That’s not a statement to be made lightly, but in the process of researching previous fighter salaries ahead of this weekend, the shallow...
 
 
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Strikeforce
Strikeforce
Strikeforce

An Improved Bellator is Good for the Sport and the UFC

In one of the crazier months for UFC buzz and MMA-related news, Scott Coker is back. It’s been just a little over three years since the sale of Strikeforce to Zuffa, and for the most part, Coker’s been off the grid...
 

 
MMA Buzz
 
Demetrious Johnson
Demetrious Johnson
Demetrious Johnson

How Can Demetrious Johnson Become #1 Pound-For-Pound?

UFC champion Demetrious Johnson is one of the best fighters on the planet. However, he’s not the best. As much as UFC president Dana White and color commentator Joe Rogan say otherwise, “Mighty Mouse” Johnson...
 
 
UFC
 
Andrei Arlovski
Andrei Arlovski
Andrei Arlovski

UFC 174: Who’s Getting Paid?

UFC 174 is going down this weekend, but sadly, it’s an afterthought in the world of MMA. Considering the news, it’s amazing anyone remembers there’s a fight this weekend. Jon Jones finally agreed to rematch Al...
 
 
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Benson Henderson, Diego
Benson Henderson, Diego
Benson Henderson, Diego

UFC Fight Night 42: Who’s Getting Paid?

Another weekend, another UFC card—and thankfully, it’s just the one event. Now that we’re coming off the exhaustive, seemingly-unnecessary doubleheader “International Fight Week” from UFC Germany and a...
 

 
MMA Buzz
 
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....