Asian MMA

Lim vs Sato among 3 bouts added to UFC: Japan

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UFC Fight Night 52 has added 3 bouts, including a welterweight match up between Korean star Hyun Gyu Lim and Takenori Sato.

UFC signs top JMMA prospect Yuta Sasaki, for Macau

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The UFC has signed one of the best young stars coming out of Japan in Yuta 'Ulka' Sasaki, he is set to make his debut in Macau this August.

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Dana White and Sakuraba talk about Pride

Dana White recently sat down with MMA legend Kazushi Sakuraba to talk about his experiences fighting under the Pride banner.

Aoki prepared for first fight in Dubai

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Famed Japanese lightweight Shinya Aoki discusses his disappointing featherweight debut and preparing for his first fight in Dubai against Kamal Shalorus.

Brandon Vera signs with ONE FC

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Following his UFC release, ONE FC has signed 'the Truth' Brandon Vera.

Kelly wins $50,000 bonus in bloody ONE FC affair

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Eric Kelly had a successful return, with a very entertaining scrap against Rob Lisita that netted him a $50,000 bonus.

5 bouts added to UFC: Macau

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Several bouts have been added to the August 23 UFC card in Macau, headlined by Michael Bisping and Cung Le.

PXC 44 Video: Sweden's Zeb Kadestam takes WW title

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Swedish prospect Zebaztian Kadestam claimed the PXC welterweight title by defeating Guam's Josh Calvo at PXC 44.

Akiyama, Yamamoto, Gomi slated for Saitama card

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Three of the UFC's biggest name Japanese fighters have been slated for the UFC's upcoming show in Saitama on September 20th, along with rising star Kyoji Horiguchi.

Photo: Dana White submits Kazushi Sakuraba

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Photo of the Day honors goes to this instagram shot of Dana White submitting Kazushi Sakuraba.

UFC forms partnership with Vale Tudo Japan

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UFC and the crew behind Vale Tudo Japan and Shooto are cooperating to produce two tournaments for a Japanese TV show that will have the winners join the UFC ranks.

Kawajiri suffers detached retina, out of UFC Japan

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UFC featherweight Tatsuya Kawajiri has suffered a detached retina on his left eye, and is out indefinitely.

UFC signs Taiwan's Rocky Lee, + more Asian plans

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UFC's Mark Fischer announced a bunch of news about the Asian side of things, and among the updates include the signing Tawanese prospect Rocky Lee.

Michael Bisping & Cung Le trade barbs in Hong Kong

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Michael Bisping and Cung Le traded barbs during a UFC press conference held in Hong Kong.

Woodley or Lombard, Kim will still fight 'crazy'

Dong Hyun Kim reacts to the sudden change in opponents, and vows to not change his new style of fighting regardless of opposition.

Lombard out, Woodley in against Kim at UFC: Macau

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Tyron Woodley steps in for an injured Hector Lombard, and will be facing Dong Hyun Kim at UFC: Macau this August.

One FC to hold events in mainland China

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One Fighting Championships has signed a breakthrough deal with AMC Live Group to hold regular events in mainland China.

UFC brought back the wrong MMA legend in Arlovski

Most MMA fans along with UFC president Dana White were terribly disappointed in Andre Arlovski's return to the big leagues last night. Maybe they should've chosen a different MMA legend to bring...

Jumabieke returns to BW to face Issa at TUF 19

The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale will see China's Jumabieke Tuerxun dropping back down to bantamweight to face a fellow star at the Asian MMA scene in Leandro Issa.

UFC Macau: Vusi Colossa signed, Mina, TUF China

Various updates on the upcoming UFC Macau card, including ONE FC contender Vuyisile Colossa being signed, Alberto Mina also booked against a separate opponent, and other TUF: China news.

Road FC: Kim wins big, Hansen & Minowa KO'd badly

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At Road FC 15, Korean fighters emerged victorious against the talented and more experienced MMA stars. Soo Chul Kim picked up a win over another UFC veteran, while Minowaman and Joachim Hansen got...

UFC signs Filipino Roldan Sangcha-an for UFN 43

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Filipino prospect Roldan Sangcha-an has signed on as a late replacement against Richie Vaculik at UFC Fight Night 43 in Auckland, New Zealand

ONE FC 16 results & gifs: Askren submits Abbasov

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Check out results from ONE FC 16 which features a main event bout between Askren and Abbasov.

Franklin accepts VP position with One FC

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Former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin has officially accepted the position of Vice President of ONE FC.

Ishii vs. Cro Cop scheduled for summer bout

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Satoshi Ishii has his next big heavyweight fight lined up, and it's coming against former Pride Grand Prix champion Mirko Filipovic.

Kron Gracie signs with Real Fight for MMA debut

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BJJ champ Kron Gracie has signed with Real Fight and is set to make his MMA debut later this year.

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