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UFC’s Promotion Of Anderson Silva’s Return Shows They Are Not Committed To War On Steroids, But Are We?

In June of last year the UFC announced a new partnership with the United States Anti-Doping Authority along with a revamped drug-testing program, which would include the introduction of year-round out-of-competition testing for contracted athletes. In the months preceding the announcement there had been a swath of positive tests among fighters in MMA’s largest organization, and this seemed, in part …

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Frankie Edgar Reveals Fascinating Conor McGregor 145 Rumour

‘The Answer’ surprisingly doesn’t blame Conor McGregor if he is unable to defend his featherweight championship at UFC 200. As he told Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour, Frankie Edgar has heard ‘rumours’ that since his move to 155lbs., and subsequent move to 170 (necessitated by Rafael Dos Anjos’ injury), Conor McGregor can’t cut enought weight to defend his 145lb. …

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Watch: Fascinating Conor McGregor Vs Nate Diaz Breakdown Examines Mental And Physical Warfare

TORRANCE, CA - FEBRUARY 24: UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor (L) and lightweight contender Nate Diaz (R) participate in a news conference with moderator Dave Sholler (C), UFC vice president of public relations, at UFC Gym February 24, 2016, in Torrance, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

English UFC veteran Dan Hardy has released his breakdown of the UFC 196 main event between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz. Alongside his broadcasting partner John Gooden, Hardy examines various aspects of the physical and mental elements of this bout in another installment of the excellent “Inside The Octagon” series. Hardy, who delivers some of the most interesting and comprehensive …

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Gunnar Nelson’s Next Fight Has Been Announced And It’s Another Tough One

It has been announced that SBG fighter and honorary Irishman Gunnar Nelson will take on the highly-touted Albert Tumenov at UFC Fight Night: Rotterdam on May 8th. BREAKING! Gunnar Nelson ?? vs. Albert Tumenov ?? announced for #UFCRotterdam! Tickets: https://t.co/ygOVwkatM9 pic.twitter.com/aypAGYpp0v — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) March 1, 2016 Nelson will hope to recover from his disappointing unanimous decision loss at UFC …

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Watch: Jose Aldo Finally Explains Why He Rejected A Rematch With Conor McGregor At UFC 196

This evening, the most highly anticipated episode of The MMA Hour in some time was aired live on YouTube.  It was announced early on Monday morning that this week’s episode of The MMA Hour would include guests such as Holly Holm, Jose Aldo, Frankie Edgar, Anthony Pettis, Herb Dean, and Conor McGregor’s movement coach, Ido Portal. With UFC 196 approaching this …

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