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Watch: Cris ‘Cyborg’ Goes To War With Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist In Intense Sparring Session

Late last week, a flood of tweets from UFC star Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino and boxing star Claressa ‘T-Rex’ Shields confirmed that the pair would be working together ahead of Justino’s upcoming women’s featherweight title fight with Megan Anderson. Oh! Forgot! Me and @criscyborg are teaming up this weekend! Stay tuned!!!!! — ClaressaT-rexShields (@Claressashields) June 23, 2017 The two baddest chicks …

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Watch: MMA Fighter Pulls Off Extremely Rare ‘Tepee’ Submission In Australia

Undefeated Australian featherweight Suman Mokhtarian finished his fight against Rodian Menchavez at the Hex Fight Series 9 MMA event in Melbourne on Friday night with a very rare choke-hold. Suman, whose older brother Ashkhan made an unsuccessful UFC debut on the promotion’s card in Auckland earlier this month, had Menchavez mounted late in the opening session but the Filipino bucked …

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Twitter Flooded With Expressions Of Sadness And Pleas For BJ Penn To Retire As Legend Suffers Another Defeat

On a weekend when declining heavyweight great Fedor Emelianenko was knocked out in sickening fashion by Matt Mitrione in Bellator MMA, another legend of the noughties, BJ Penn, suffered his fifth consecutive defeat at UFC Fight Night 112 in Oklahoma City. Penn really struggled to get off in the first of his three rounds with Dennis Siver, who was returning …

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‘Not Compatible With Boxing’ – Floyd Mayweather’s Greatest Rival Dismisses Conor McGregor’s Chances

Conor McGregor will step into the ring with Floyd Mayweather for their highly anticipated boxing match in eight weeks time and will look to defy the odds and hand the American his first ever professional defeat. Ever since the clash was first mooted over a year ago, fans, pundits and professionals alike have written of the Irishman’s chances of shocking …

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Watch: Kevin Lee And Tony Ferguson Really Get Into It During FS1 Post-Fight Show

Top UFC lightweight contender Tony Ferguson made his debut as a Fox Sports 1 analyst last night and it wasn’t long before his credentials were called into question. Shortly after he beat the UFC’s sixth-ranked lightweight contender Michael Chiesa in the main event of UFC Fight Night 112, Kevin ‘The Motown Phenom’ Lee spoke with Karyn Bryant, Kenny Florian, Tyron …

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Dana White Absolutely Lays Into Referee Yamasaki Over Controversial Finish To Lee Vs Chiesa

The UFC Fight Night 112 card in Oklahoma City on Sunday night came to a controversial end, as veteran referee Mario Yamasaki halted the main event between top lightweights Kevin Lee and Michael Chiesa prematurely. This wasn’t your normal defensible premature stoppage either, with a fighter moving on the ground but still defending neath a barrage of leather or a …

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Fedor Emelianenko Intends To Soldier On After Bellator NYC Defeat

Some, who perhaps can’t bear to let him go, will be delighted to hear that Russian heavyweight legend Fedor Emelianenko expressed a desire to continue his fighting career during last night’s Bellator NYC post-fight press conference. Others, too disturbed by the sight of the 40-year-old Emelianenko being brutally bludgeoned into unconsciousness by Matt Mitrione a couple of hours earlier, will …

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