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Watch: Latest TUF Episode Shows Remarkable Difference In Dillashaw/Team Alpha Male Relations Since McGregor’s ‘Snake’ Comment

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Tensions reached an all time high this week on the Ultimate Fighter as TJ Dillashaw and his former team almost came to blows. The showdown last Wednesday on Season 25 of TUF concerned the acrimonious circumstances surrounding TJ Dillashaw’s departure from Team Alpha Male in late 2015. His opposing coach (and next opponent until an injury occurred after the show’s …

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Georges St-Pierre Claims Injury Led Him To Delay Battle With Bisping

While most assumed that Georges St-Pierre was delaying his proposed bout with UFC middleweight kingpin Michael Bisping to give himself as much time as possible to prepare following a layoff of more than three years, the former welterweight champion revealed at the C2 Montréal conference on Friday that an eye injury was actually the reason for the hold-up. “Trust me, I’m …

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Watch: Ex-UFC Fighter Diego Brandao Scores Second Straight Win With 39-Second KO

Brazilian veteran Diego Brandao picked up the second straight win of his post-UFC career on Friday night at the Sport Palace in Yekaterinburg, Russia, finishing Vener Galiev just 39 seconds into the main event of Fight Nights Global 67. Brandao first dropped the experienced Galiev with a looping overhand right before bombarding him with grounded strikes until the referee intervened. …

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Yet Another Renowned UFC Fighter Joins Bellator

KANSAS CITY, MO - APRIL 15: Roy Nelson (r) battles Alexander Volkov (l) during their Heavyweight bout on UFC Fight Night at the Sprint Center on April 15, 2017 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Another well known fighter in the UFC has jumped ship to Scott Coker’s promotion. Roy ‘Big Country’ Nelson (22-14) has signed a multi-fight contract with Bellator, Ariel Helwani announced via Twitter on Friday. Roy Nelson signs with Bellator — https://t.co/bf7mghcF6U pic.twitter.com/VgZedsNuOx — Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) May 26, 2017 The rotund 40-year-old was a firm fan favourite during his 18-fight stint with the UFC. …

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New UFC Signing Calls Himself ‘The Best Investment The UFC Has Made Since McGregor’

A day after confirming that he had essentially left the GLORY kickboxing promotion out of sheer frustration, claiming that he had been waiting some five months for a bout between he and GLORY heavyweight champion Rico Verhoeven to materialize, Dutch-Turkish kickboxer Gokhan ‘The Rebel’ Saki has announced that he has signed an exclusive long-term contract with the UFC. I'm glad i …

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Watch: Relive One Of The Ultimate Fighter’s Funniest Moments

The Ultimate Fighter season 25 has seen the return of several former contestants as they seek ‘redemption.’ One such fighter is Julian Lane, who provided us with one of the funniest moments in the history of the series. The Ultimate Fighter has provided the UFC with some outstanding fighters such as Michael Bisping, Nate Diaz and Forest Griffin. One participant in …

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Mike Perry Spills On Altercation With Jeremy Stephens At UFC Athlete Retreat

While the highly-publicised incident involving Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino and Angela Magana is the only one that will have legal ramifications, it sounds as though there were quite a few altercations between fighters at this past weekend’s UFC Athlete Retreat in Las Vegas. That’s according to UFC welterweight and all-round violence merchant Mike ‘Platinum’ Perry. In an interview with Chris Taylor …

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