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Roy Jones Jr. tells Anderson Silva to ‘stay ready’

Roy Jones Jr. teases a matchup with UFC legend Anderson Silva.

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We’re re-watching Namajunas vs. Esparza 2 again, and again, and again

Zane Simon, Connor Ruebusch, and Phil Mackenzie are back to watch the best of the worst of MMA. Focusing on the UFC, WEC, Pride, and Strikeforce.

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Marlon Vera wants Petr Yan next but wouldn’t mind kicking Sean O’Malley’s ass again

Marlon Vera wants Petr Yan or Sean O’Malley next.

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Former UFC champion Renan Barao’s first fight since 2019 now set for June

Former bantamweight champion will look for his first win since September 2016.

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‘Sounds like a hook-up’ - Dominick Cruz questions T.J. Dillashaw’s potential title shot

T.J. Dillashaw may get the next title shot, and Dominick Cruz does not agree with it.

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ABC president defends ‘qualified’ judges, tells commentators ‘do their research’

Association of Boxing Commissions president Mike Mazzulli issues a response to judging criticisms.

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Roxanne Modafferi tackles your questions, Happy Warrior style, in her ‘Dear Roxy’ column for Bloody Elbow.

Muñoz denies encouraging students to settle dispute through fighting

UFC veteran Mark Muñoz releases a statement about his reported sanctioning from his high school coaching job.

Marina Rodriguez campaigns for Esparza rematch for the UFC title

UFC strawweight contender Marina Rodriguez would like to face champion Carla Esparza for the title next.

Fabricio Werdum shifting focus from MMA to boxing

The Brazilian legend is putting his MMA career on hold to pursue boxing.

Rockhold: ‘Pathetic’ Costa trying to move fight to August

Rockhold says it has been difficult to get his fight with Costa confirmed given the latter’s indecisiveness on a date.

‘Maybe he tested positive’ — Vera calls into question Cejudo’s retirement

"The little [expletive] is probably putting something inside maybe, who knows..."

Poirier: Covington knows what happened during our sparring sessions at ATT

"I’m not a scrap-and-tell kinda guy; I don’t say what happened, but he knows what’s happened those years in the gym."

Adesanya promises to make UFC 276 title defense against Cannonier ‘look easy’

Israel Adesanya predicts an easy victory against Jared Cannonier at UFC 276.

Teixeira pumps brakes on retirement talk ahead of UFC 275 title defense

Glover Teixeira isn’t ready to retire just yet.

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UFC vet Jimmie Rivera set for BKFC debut vs. Howard Davis

Rivera signed with the bare-knuckle promotion earlier this year after his departure from the UFC.

‘A stand-up battle wouldn’t be bad’ - Ferguson wants Poirier next

Still fresh off a brutal KO loss at UFC 274, Tony Ferguson now wants a "stand-up battle" with Dustin Poirier.

Free agent Maia ‘not officially retired,’ wants final fight in the UFC

Maia would sign a new contract with the UFC if it meant being able to retire from mixed martial arts with the promotion.

Smith reveals how drunk Bilzerian, Cerrone ‘removed’ his family from UFC 235 seats

Probably a headline you didn’t expect to read.

Mark Muñoz will lose HS job after allowing students to settle rift by boxing

UFC veteran Mark Muñoz was reportedly placed on administrative leave for letting two young students boxing each other.

UFC rankings: Ketlen Vieira enters bantamweight title mix

As usual, not much happened in the aftermath of UFC Vegas 55.

Comprehensive list of current UFC fighters

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Dariush rips Oliveira for pursuing fight against McGregor: ‘This is hypocritical’ 

Dariush doesn’t understand why Oliveira wants to fight McGregor over other contenders in the lightweight division.

‘He’s dangerous’ - Bruno Silva excited about fighting ‘weird’ GM3

The hard-punching Brazilian is set to take on Gerald Meerschaert on August 13.

‘I know who the f—k I am’ - Izzy doesn’t know where UFC belt is, not concerned

The UFC middleweight champion isn’t trying to degrade his championship hardware, it sounds like he’s just not all that interested in letting it define him.

‘Reverse Clark Kent’ Kevin Holland saves man in 18-wheeler crash

The UFC welterweight recently found himself as the first man on the scene of an overturned 18-wheeler.

Mookie & Crookie Show 167: UFC 277 title fights, PFL’s 50/50 PPV split

Episode 167 discussion: Two title fights on tap for UFC 277, PFL to offer a 50/50 PPV revenue split with their fighters

Photo: Tate shares progress of weight cut ahead of UFC 276 

The former UFC women’s bantamweight champion says she’s "shrinking" ahead of her flyweight debut.

Team Holm calls for judges to be ‘held accountable’

Holly Holm’s team are not happy.

‘It’s a 10’ - Machida grades Chandler’s front kick KO of Ferguson

The Karate Kid himself Lyoto Machida rates Michael Chandler’s front kick knockout of Tony Ferguson at UFC 274.

I didn’t know what I was watching - ‘DC’ sounds off on UFC Vegas 55 judging

Daniel Cormier gives his take on the disputed decisions at UFC Vegas 55 over the weekend.

‘She slid in my DM’ - Masvidal fires back at Pereira for ‘fake narrative’ in callout

Jorge Masvidal responds to Michel Pereira after the latter issued a challenge for a potential fight.

Canelo Alvarez: I’ll fight Gennady Golovkin in September, then rematch Dmitry Bivol

Canelo wants his revenge against Bivol, but he will honor a prior agreement first.

Valentina Shevchenko feels UFC bantamweight title shot very possible in 2022

UFC women’s flyweight champion eyes a chance to become a double champ before the end of year

Highlights: Ice Wars hockey fight event

The crossover combat sports league is the brainchild of the son of disgraced former waste removal services mogul James Galante. This last weekend they crowned their first ever ‘King of the Rink’.

JDS gives update on shoulder injury suffered at Eagle FC 47

The former UFC heavyweight champion is doing well after his Eagle FC debut came to an unfortunate end.

Fights on Tap: Peña vs. Nunes 2 among 19 UFC bouts announced 

Check out all the fights announced over the past week in the UFC, Bellator and other promotions.

Crooklyn’s Corner 30: 20 Random Questions with Eugene Robinson

Episode 30 discussion: Eugene S. Robinson stops by to take part in a fun Q & A