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Paulo Costa Out, Yoel Romero Reportedly Now Wants Anderson Silva

LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 12: Yoel Romero celebrates after a middleweight fight against Ronaldo Souza during UFC 194 on December 12, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)

Brazilian powerhouse Paulo Costa has pulled from his UFC Brooklyn showdown with Yoel Romero, the second time this fight has been unsuccessfully booked. And what a fight it would have been! Two of the middleweight division’s most violent customers locked into a cage together? That sounded good to us. Romero has only come up short against the reigning champion Robert …

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Anderson Silva Responds To Conor McGregor Call-Out

Anderson Silva didn’t take too long to respond to Conor McGregor’s interest in potentially taking him on inside the octagon in the future. It was a rather bizarre thing to hear Conor McGregor express his desire to test himself against the former UFC middleweight champion of the world Anderson Silva. Sure, the Brazilian is far past his best, but in …

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Sonnen Explains How He Psyched Out Silva Before 5 Round Classic

This week eight years ago Anderson Silva defeated Chael Sonnen to retain his UFC middleweight title in one of the most dramatic fights in recent memory. After dominating throughout the fight the brash Sonnen fell to a late submission nearly four minutes into the fifth and final round as Silva survived to barely keep his title. In the buildup to …

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Daniel Cormier Picks His Two Fellow G.O.A.T’s

Daniel Cormier has named the two fighters he believes deserve to be mentioned alongside him the greatest of all-time discussion. Cormier was the betting underdog going into his UFC 226 matchup with the heavyweight but even though it was a tight contest to call, virtually no one expected him to prevail in the manner that he did. KO’ing the KO-artist …

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Israel Adesanya Calls For Matchup With Anderson Silva

Rising middleweight star Israel Adesanya wants to conquer one of his idols inside the octagon, calling out Anderson Silva for a potentially electric showdown. It’s a matchup that does make sense when you think about it. Adesanya has been gradually drawing eyes to his progress over the last few months and with his last victory over Brad Tavares, he really …

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Super-Fight Spotlight: Daniel Cormier – Part III

In the final part of our buildup to tomorrow night’s UFC 226 headliner, we bring things up to the present day as Daniel Cormier establishes himself as the champion of the 205lb division. When we left things with Daniel Cormier back in Part II, he had just been on the receiving end of his first loss as a mixed martial artist. You …

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