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When welterweight champion Kamaru Usman faces off with Colby Covington at UFC 245, Marc Goddard will be the third man in the Octagon to officiate one of the most heated rivalries in the sport finally coming to a head. On Wednesday, the Nevada State Athletic Commission selected the referees and

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LONDON — Ahead of his rematch with Nathias Frederick in the main event of Cage Warriors 111, James Webb insisted that the draw in their initial bout was a “blessing in disguise.” The middleweight champion also insisted that he has no personal grudge against the Team Renegade fighter and explained

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PFL playoff competitors Glaico Franca, Luis Rafael Laurentino, and Ramsey Nijem are expected to be sanctioned after all three failed drug tests. MMA Fighting confirmed with Nevada State Athletic Commission chief assistant Jeff Mullen that Franca and Laurentino tested positive for stanozolol, a banned steroid, and that Nijem tested positive

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The main card for the upcoming Combate Americas pay-per-view featuring Tito Ortiz against Alberto “El Patron” Rodriguez has been finalized with the addition of a new bout just announced on Wednesday. Combate Americas officials announced Levy Marroquin will face off with Enrique Gonzalez in a featherweight bout that will join

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James Gallagher will once again headline a show in his native Ireland as he faces off with Cal Ellenor in the main event of Bellator Dublin on Feb. 22. The fight was originally booked for this past September but Ellenor was forced out of the fight and Gallagher went onto

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This is The A-Side Live Chat on MMA Fighting. For this episode, our own Jose Youngs and Sherdog’s Anthony Walker break down some of the top storylines in the world of mixed martial arts. There’s plenty to talk about, so join us at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT

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It sounds like the UFC is close to officially having Conor McGregor back. For months now, rumors have been swirling about the return of Conor McGregor and who it would be against. Recently, most of the rumors agree that Donald Cerrone is the most likely opponent for McGregor and McGregor

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Yoel Romero is still shooting his shot. Last month it was revealed that Paulo Costa would be sidelined for several months with a bicep injury. Almost immediately after this information came out, former middleweight title challenger Yoel Romero began calling for a shot at newly minted champion Israel Adesanya. Adesanya,

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From the beginning, the deck was stacked against Ben Askren reaching his goal of becoming the best welterweight in the world. Not the beginning of his time in the UFC. Before that. Back in the fall of 2013, Askren was a free agent, and had publicly expressed his interest in

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Michael “Venom” Page has buried the hatchet with Dan Miragliotta following his declaration that the established referee would not be able to oversee his future outings on the back of an incident at Bellator Dublin. Speaking after his one-sided victory over Richard Kiely at Bellator Dublin in early October, Page

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