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Daniel Hooker says Jason Knight can pick just how he wants to lose at UFC Fight Night 101

MELBOURNE, Australia – Daniel Hooker sees some redeeming qualities in Jason Knight’s game, but “The Hangman” said he also sees some glaring holes. And as Hooker considers how their UFC Fight Night 101 matchup should go, he thinks Knight can basically just (…)

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UFC Fight Night 101’s Robert Whittaker: ‘It’s about time I get the respect I deserve’

MELBOURNE, Australia – Robert Whittaker is a former winner of “The Ultimate Fighter” and is unbeaten since moving to the UFC’s middleweight division, but he knows he isn’t viewed at the top of that weight class just yet. At UFC Fight Night 101, (…)

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Derek Brunson angling for Yoel Romero rematch, especially once Cuban defeats Michael Bisping

MELBOURNE, Australia – Derek Brunson knows his name isn’t currently mentioned among the absolute top talent of the UFC’s middleweight division, but he believes that could change after UFC Fight Night 101.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, (…)

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In new statement on Cortney Casey, CABMMA says it ‘doesn’t judge the character of any competitor’

After pointing to a misconduct by Cortney Casey to justify the lack of action toward an illegal kick to the head by Claudia Gadelha on their strawweight scrap, the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA) issued another statement on the subject this afternoon.Filed under: (…)

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Justine Kish meets newcomer Ashley Yoder at UFC Fight Night 102 in Albany

Next month’s second UFC event in New York following the passage of MMA legislation there earlier this year has a new fight.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos

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UFC Fight Night 101 pre-fight facts: Derek Brunson can make history with another first-round KO

The UFC’s seven-week stretch of live events continues on Saturday when UFC Fight Night 101 takes place at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia, with an FS1-televised fight card that follows early prelims on UFC Fight Pass.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, Videos

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The Speed Bag: What are we going to do about these guys?

Once again, B.J. Penn has a comeback fight. Stop us if you’ve heard this one before. Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos

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Ricardo de la Riva compares new and old BJJ rules, advises newcomers

A pupil of Carlson Gracie, Ricardo de la Riva has shaped many champions as a teacher, among them former Pride and UFC champion Rodrigo Minotauro and his brother Rogerio Minotouro. At 51, de la Riva continues to teach and shape new talents at his Copacabana, Rio gym. He talked to Graciemag to share some advice…

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After no-contest, Darren Stewart advises colleagues to ‘think very strongly’ before facing Brazilians in Brazil

After his UFC Fight Night 100 TKO was turned into a no-contest by Brazil’s athletic commission, light heavyweight Darren Stewart voiced his dissatisfaction on Instagram: “Had I lost and made an appeal to the Brazil commission I doubt it would be overturned because (…)

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Illegal kick or fake? UFC Fight Night 100’s Cortney Casey tells her side after commission accuses latter

UFC women’s strawweight Cortney Casey remembers grabbing her head and seeing lights, and someone touching her back. Others have since tried to figure out exactly what happened. Casey said it’s simple: She got kicked in the head.Filed under: Featured, Featured (…)

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