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Days away from the UFC’s upcoming show in Sao Paulo, MMA Fighting has confirmed the date for the next event in Brazil. According to sources, the UFC will hold its 37th event in the country on March 14, 2020. The event will take place in Brasilia, sources said. The company

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Bellator featherweight Aaron Pico will get another chance to bounce back at Bellator 238. Pico has verbally agreed to face Daniel Carey on the Jan. 25 fight card in Inglewood, Calif. The news was first reported by ESPN.com. The 23-year-old wrestling standout is five months removed from a knockout loss

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SAO PAULO, Brazil — Jan Blachowicz discusses his UFC Sao Paulo main event bout with Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza, why he decided to train at former opponent Thiago Santos‘ team in Rio de Janeiro, and why he should be next for Jon Jones with a win on Saturday. Read More

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Mickey Gall needs a new opponent after Carlos Condit was forced out of their scheduled fight at UFC on ESPN 7. Sources close to the situation confirmed the news to MMA Fighting on Wednesday following an initial report from MMAJunkie. Details on the injury that forced Condit to pull out

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Greg Hardy‘s tenure in UFC could be called polarizing. But that’s probably not even the right word since polarizing would indicate people fervently backing two completely different sides. Hardy came to the UFC after drawing strong viewership numbers and scoring fast knockouts in two fights on Dana White‘s Contenders Series,

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Jose “Shorty” Torres never expected the grieving process to hit him quite so hard. Less than two days before he was scheduled to compete for the Brave CF flyweight title in Bahrain, the 27-year-old veteran was forced to pull out of his scheduled showdown with Marcel Adur after his body

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A heavyweight main event is currently in the works for the UFC’s first ever card in Raleigh, N.C., as former champion Junior dos Santos is expected to face Curtis Blaydes on Jan. 25 for a card airing on ESPN+. Multiple sources confirmed to MMA Fighting on Wednesday that verbal agreements

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Flyweights Andrea Lee and Lauren Murphy will clash at a yet-unannounced fight card set for Feb. 8 in Houston. Multiple sources close to the fighters, who asked for anonymity because the news hasn’t officially been announced, confirmed the news to MMA Fighting. Lee and Murphy return to the cage on

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Frankie Edgar will make his first appearance as a bantamweight at a UFC Fight Night in Raleigh, N.C., facing division standout Cory Sandhagen. The fight is expected to serve as the co-main event of the Jan. 25 fight card. Multiple sources confirmed the matchup to MMA Fighting on Wednesday following

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At the Bellator 234 weigh-ins, all 42 fighters taking part in Thursday’s Bellator 234 fights stepped on the scale Wednesday. In the main event, heavyweights Sergei Kharitonov and Linton Vassell successfully came in under the 265-pound limit (with one-pound allowance). Welterweight Ameer Bashir came in 2.4 pounds heavy and will

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