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Amateur MMA Fighter Dies Following Heavyweight Bout

Heartbreaking news is rippling throughout the MMA world. Following an amateur heavyweight bout on Saturday night, Donshay White collapsed before passing away hours later. Having competed in a heavyweight fight, White was stopped in the second round via TKO. Having suffered several blows, he failed to protect himself and left the referee with no choice but to stop the fight. …

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Quiz: Can You Name All The Pay-Per-View Headliners Since UFC 189?

12 December 2015; Conor McGregor, right, lands a left punch on Jose Aldo, resulting in a knock-out stoppage after 13 seconds of round one. UFC 194: Jose Aldo v Conor McGregor, MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, USA. Picture credit: Ramsey Cardy / SPORTSFILE (Photo by Sportsfile/Corbis via Getty Images)

Amazingly, UFC 213 will mark 25 pay-per-views since Conor McGregor headlined his first show, all the way back in 2015. How times have changed since then. With yet another highly anticipated event on the horizon, in UFC 213, fans will spend the next week waiting with bated bait for news concerning injuries and changes to the card. Donald Cerrone vs …

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CSAC’s New Weight-Cutting Regulations Have Their First Major Impact

BRASILIA, BRAZIL - SEPTEMBER 23: Renan Barao of Brazil steps on the scale during the UFC Fight Night weigh-in at Nilson Nelson gymnasium on September 23, 2016 in Brasilia, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

The California State Athletic Commission is worried about Renan Barao’s ability to make the cut to bantamweight safely. The CSAC passed the largest set of weight-cutting regulations in MMA history back in May, and UFC 214 on the July 29 will be the first UFC PPV to take place under these new regulations. The Anaheim event has experienced its first enforced change due …

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