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Manager: Cannonier signed bout agreement to face Whittaker

Apparently Jared Cannonier has signed a bout agreement to fight the former middleweight champion on March 7.

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Adesanya compares Costa fight to Aldo-McGregor: ‘I know how to push his buttons’

"It will happen. I know how to push his buttons. He’s such a meathead, I can push his buttons and make him do what I want him to do."

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Report: Wilder-Ortiz rematch does under 300k PPV buys

It turns out that Luis Ortiz is not as big a B-side as Tyson Fury.

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Gray Maynard no longer with UFC

Gray Maynard has parted ways with the UFC and is plotting his next move in MMA.

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MMA SQUARED: The winner is definitely, maybe, going to probably get a shot at Jones. Possibly.

The UFC’s official Twitter account is telling on itself.

The Final Episode - The Pull No Punches Podcast Ep. 45

Thank you so much for listening to us over the past 45 weeks. Starting in December, 2019, The Pull No Punches Podcast will be going on an indefinite hiatus. Shak and Kajan look back on the time spent making the show and discuss what the future may hold.

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Rogan: McGregor is fighting at 170 because he ‘tortured himself’ to get down to 145

"You do that to your body for a couple of years, you do some damage and it makes it harder to lose the weight afterwards."

Feature: Bahraini refugee athlete details Bahrain’s sportswashing tactics 

Karim Zidan delves into refugee athlete Hakeem Al Araibi’s statement on imprisoned Bahraini jiu jitsu and mixed martial arts (MMA) champion Mohammed Mirza and how Bahrain continues to use combat sports to sportswash its human rights abuses.

Thiago Alves wants 45 fights before he retires

Welterweight vet Thiago Alves has some plans for the future before considering retiring from the sport.

Photo: Jose Aldo looks gaunt ahead of bantamweight debut at UFC 245

Jose Aldo doesn’t look too great ahead of his UFC bantamweight debut against Marlon Moraes.

Khabib opens training facility in Dagestan

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov now has his own state-of-the-art training facility.

Can Rozenstruik pull a Ngannou, or will the Reem demolish him?

Zane Simon & Connor Ruebusch are back to breakdown this week’s UFC event in Washington DC. With picks and odds for every fight on the card. From Alistair Overeem vs. Jairzinho Rozenstuik in the main event down to Makhmud Muradov vs. Trevor Smith in the opening prelims.

Ketlen Vieira offers herself as backup for Nunes-de Randamie

Female bantamweight prospect Ketlen Vieira would not mind stepping on short notice to fight for the women’s bantamweight title at UFC 245.

Masvidal takes on commentary role for Ortiz-‘El Patron’ card

Jorge Masvidal will be part of this weekend’s Combate Americas commentary team.

Diggin’ Deep on UFC on ESPN 7 - Prelims preview

Get the scoop on early fights out of Washington DC, featuring a clash of veteran action fighters at welterweight between Tim Means and Thiago Alves.

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Henderson injured, out of rematch with Chandler

Benson Henderson was scheduled to rematch Michael Chandler at Bellator Japan on December 29th.

Comprehensive list of current UFC fighters

A comprehensive list of all UFC roster moves, releases, signings, and fight announcements for the 632 fighters from strawweight all the way up to heavyweight. - Updated December 4, 2019

Report: Walker vs. Krylov set for UFC Brasilia

Light heavyweights Johnny Walker and Nikita Krylov will reportedly on March 14.

Diego Sanchez vs. Michel Pereira set for UFC Rio Rancho

Welterweights Diego Sanchez and Michel Pereira are headed to New Mexico in February.

Aldo: Loss to Volkanovski ‘hurts a lot more’ than McGregor KO

Jose Aldo says his decision loss to Alexander Volkanovski is more stinging than his 13-second KO defeat to Conor McGregor.

Brian Ortega injured, ‘Korean Zombie’ fight off

The UFC’s final event of 2019 just lost its headlining act.

Aldo brushes off retirement: I have at least seven years of fighting left

Former featherweight champion Jose Aldo no longer considers retiring anytime soon.

Renato Moicano wants to fight Clay Guida next

The UFC featherweight veteran is aiming to start anew at 155.

Sonnen: Conor that fought Alvarez was ‘possibly the greatest talent that I’ve ever seen’

"I believe the Conor McGregor that fought Eddie Alvarez to possibly be the greatest talent that I’ve ever seen."

Justin Gaethje calls Conor McGregor vs. Donald Cerrone a ‘freak show’

Justin Gaethje can’t understand why Conor McGregor is fighting Donald Cerrone.

Adesanya on his ground game: ‘Khabib isn’t the only one who can maul people’

"You haven’t seen my top game. Khabib isn’t the only who can maul people."

John McCarthy: Khabib Nurmagomedov is not going to break Tony Ferguson

"Khabib can talk to Tony all he wants and just realize that every word you say will be two words coming back in the opposite from Tony talking back to you."

Abdelaziz tells fighters to ‘never’ speak directly with USADA

Controversial MMA manager Ali Abdelaziz said "it’s them or us" referring to the UFC’s official drug testing partner.

Chiasson vs. Montano slated for UFC Rio Rancho

Macy Chiasson and Nicco Montano look to get back on track at UFC Rio Rancho in New Mexico.

Roufus to help train Weili Zhang for title defense against Joanna

Renowned MMA trainer Duke Roufus will be helping Weili Zhang train for her maiden title defense against Joanna Jedrzejczyk.

Robinson’s daughters call out Covington for ‘distasteful’ father comment

Glenn Robinson’s daughters speaks out against Colby Covington’s statements about their late father.

Vila receives 15 year sentence for conspiracy to commit murder

Alexis Vila Perdomo, 48, was convicted over his involvement in the 2011 killing of Camilo Salazar.

Khabib: I lacked motivation vs McGregor and Poirier, but Ferguson is ‘worthy’

Khabib Nurmagomedov says he didn’t have the same motivation in his last four fights compared to now that he’s once again slated to face Tony Ferguson.

Gaethje willing to step in as replacement should Khabib or Ferguson get injured

Justin Gaethje is willing to step in as a replacement for an injured Khabib Nurmagomedov or Tony Ferguson, but only if the UFC covers his training costs.

MMA SQUARED: Khabib rates Conor, Poirier, Ferguson’s motivation level

The lightweight GOAT opens up about what sparks his competitive fire.

Calvillo criticizes former teammate: VanZant ‘sucks at fighting’

It’s clear former teammates Cynthia Calvillo and Paige VanZant aren’t on talking terms anymore.

Dollaway leaves UFC after USADA suspension, gets Rizin title fight

Two more title bouts have been added to the Bellator x Rizin NYE special.

McGregor wishes Cerrone ‘happy holidays’ ahead of UFC 246

"Good man Donald, enjoy the Christmas dinner. Happy holidays to you and the family, from the McGregor’s here in Ireland. See you in 20/20 with bullseye vision."