MMA Chronicles

Daniel Cormier Willing to Give Volkan Oezdemir a Title Shot

www.bjpenn.com Posted 32 minutes ago by Justin Golightly
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After all Daniel Cormier has been through, he needs a break. He suffered a devastating loss to Jon Jones back at UFC 214, then had to go through another controversy involving his opponent, once again going through a roller coaster of ups and downs. However, after being re-crowned as the new/old UFC light heavyweight champion,... The post Daniel Cormier Willing to Give Volkan Oezdemir a Title Shot ...

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Daniel Cormier Willing to Give Volkan Oezdemir a Title Shot

www.bjpenn.com Posted 32 minutes ago by Justin Golightly
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After all Daniel Cormier has been through, he needs a break. He suffered a devastating loss to Jon Jones back at UFC 214, then had to go through another controversy involving his opponent, once again going through a roller coaster of ups and downs. However, after being re-crowned as the new/old UFC light heavyweight champion,... The post Daniel Cormier Willing to Give Volkan Oezdemir a Title Shot ...

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Michael Bisping says Luke Rockhold should fight ‘bum’ Chris Weidman, Rockhold fires back

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 34 minutes ago by Lewis Mckeever
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UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping and Luke Rockhold trade barbs. There’s unsettled business between Michael Bisping and Luke Rockhold. Despite Bisping beating Rockhold convincingly last year, KO’ing the Californian in the first round to win the middleweight title, both men are still at each other’s throats. Bisping, 38, said that, instead of ‘sulking’ over his championship fight with Georg...

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Chuck Liddell opens up on the what it would take for him to fight again

www.bjpenn.com Posted 1 hour ago by Russell Ess
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Recently, there was some buzz of UFC Hall of Fame legend Chuck Liddell making a return to competition. The 47-year-old appeared to be in great shape and some photos on social media including one with his old rival Tito Ortiz had people talking about a potential return. Liddell spoke on this week’s episode of The... The post Chuck Liddell opens up on the what it would take for him to fight again ap...

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Chuck Liddell opens up on the what it would take for him to fight again

www.bjpenn.com Posted 1 hour ago by Russell Ess
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Recently, there was some buzz of UFC Hall of Fame legend Chuck Liddell making a return to competition. The 47-year-old appeared to be in great shape and some photos on social media including one with his old rival Tito Ortiz had people talking about a potential return. Liddell spoke on this week’s episode of The... The post Chuck Liddell opens up on the what it would take for him to fight again ap...

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Lineker-Vera Slated For UFN 119: Sao Paulo

fiveouncesofpain.com Posted 1 hour ago by Dana Becker

Former title contender John Lineker returns at UFC Fight Night 119 against Marlon Vera. Set for October 28 from Sao Paulo, Brazil, the card features a main event between Derek Brunson and Lyoto Machida. Lineker (29-8) has had his hand raised in 10 of 13 Octagon fights, with Vera (10-3-1) sporting a 4-2 UFC mark. […] The post Lineker-Vera Slated For UFN 119: Sao Paulo appeared first on Five Ounces ...

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ADCC 2017 Preview: Women’s Divisions - Mackenzie Dern, Gabi Garcia looking to impress

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 2 hours ago by Raphael Garcia
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The women’s groups features some familiar names. The 2017 ADCC tournament is a few hours away from kicking off in Finland. All of the divisions boast some of the best athletes in the sport today. Sixteen women step onto the mats in two divisions and they have the potential to put on some of the biggest matches of the weekend. Mackenzie Dern returns to defend her -60 kilograms title and has a tough...

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Gokhan Saki Declares Henrique da Silva Won’t Make It Out of the First Round

www.bjpenn.com Posted 2 hours ago by Justin Golightly

With Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua off the UFC Japan card, there’s not many big match-ups beside the criminally underrated fight between Claudia Gadelha and Jessica Andrade. Another fight that has slipped under the radar, is the UFC debut of K-1 and Glory kickboxing veteran, Gokhan Saki. After his opponent Henrique da Silva made a bold claim... The post Gokhan Saki Declares Henrique da Silva Won’t Make It...

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Don Frye Talks Jon Jones and USADA ‘Catching Who They Want to Catch’

www.bjpenn.com Posted 3 hours ago by Justin Golightly
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Things have been relatively quiet on the Jon Jones front ever since his B sample came back positive, aside from a few superfights that we have learned will pass us by. By now, his team are gearing up to defend themselves in a legal battle to prove Jon Jones was indeed innocent. From the very... The post Don Frye Talks Jon Jones and USADA ‘Catching Who They Want to Catch’ appeared first on | BJPenn...

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Don Frye Talks Jon Jones and USADA ‘Catching Who They Want to Catch’

www.bjpenn.com Posted 3 hours ago by Justin Golightly
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Things have been relatively quiet on the Jon Jones front ever since his B sample came back positive, aside from a few superfights that we have learned will pass us by. By now, his team are gearing up to defend themselves in a legal battle to prove Jon Jones was indeed innocent. From the very... The post Don Frye Talks Jon Jones and USADA ‘Catching Who They Want to Catch’ appeared first on | BJPenn...

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Mizuto Hirota Pulled From UFC Japan After a Dangerous Weigh-In

www.bjpenn.com Posted 3 hours ago by Justin Golightly
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As we reported yesterday after the early weigh-ins, Mizuto Hirota had a pretty gnarly trip to the scale. Tons of fans and media were posting following the appearance on social media, all concerned about the fighter’s well-being. He appeared to almost faint a couple of times, as well as being held up staff and his... The post Mizuto Hirota Pulled From UFC Japan After a Dangerous Weigh-In appeared f...

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Mizuto Hirota Pulled From UFC Japan After a Dangerous Weigh-In

www.bjpenn.com Posted 3 hours ago by Justin Golightly

As we reported yesterday after the early weigh-ins, Mizuto Hirota had a pretty gnarly trip to the scale. Tons of fans and media were posting following the appearance on social media, all concerned about the fighter’s well-being. He appeared to almost faint a couple of times, as well as being held up staff and his... The post Mizuto Hirota Pulled From UFC Japan After a Dangerous Weigh-In appeared f...

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VIDEO | Goldberg Says Brock Lesnar Planned to Return to UFC Before Jon Jones’ Failed Test

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4 hours ago by Justin Golightly
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As we move on to the bigger cards of the year, fans and media are still haunted by the news of Jon Jones failing his tests and being flagged for his possible anti-doping violation. After the B sample came back positive, the line of attack now shifts to damage control and pursuing a legal battle... The post VIDEO | Goldberg Says Brock Lesnar Planned to Return to UFC Before Jon Jones’ Failed Test ap...

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VIDEO | Goldberg Says Brock Lesnar Planned to Return to UFC Before Jon Jones’ Failed Test

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4 hours ago by Justin Golightly

As we move on to the bigger cards of the year, fans and media are still haunted by the news of Jon Jones failing his tests and being flagged for his possible anti-doping violation. After the B sample came back positive, the line of attack now shifts to damage control and pursuing a legal battle... The post VIDEO | Goldberg Says Brock Lesnar Planned to Return to UFC Before Jon Jones’ Failed Test ap...

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MMA Legend Don Frye Thinks Ronda Rousey Needs to Get Rid of Her Coach

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5 hours ago by Justin Golightly
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This whole week, ever since Edmond Tarverdyan’s appearance on The MMA Hour, people have been talking about him still wanting that fight between Cris Cyborg and his prize student, Ronda Rousey. Cris Cyborg, her coach Jason Parillo, and even Miesha Tate have weighed-in, saying that they do not want to see Ronda Rousey yanked back... The post MMA Legend Don Frye Thinks Ronda Rousey Needs to Get Rid o...

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