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Manager Ali Abdelaziz has settled one of his outstanding battery charges. According to Las Vegas Township Justice Court records, Abdelaziz has been ordered to pay a cash bond of $1,000 for an incident in March involving himself and UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman getting into a physical altercation with Colby

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Human remains found in Macon County, Alabama have been positively identified as 19-year-old Aniah Blanchard. Auburn Police announced the update Wednesday after recovering the remains earlier this week that forensic evidence has concluded the body they discovered was Blanchard, who went missing on Oct. 23. “It is with heavy hearts

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A trio of Australian fighters will be making the flight to New Zealand for their next appointments. Following the news that a lightweight bout between Paul Felder and Dan Hooker will headline the UFC’s return to Auckland on Feb. 22, three more matchups have been added to the card. Tyson

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Nathaniel Wood has been gunning for Marlon Vera — the last man to fight his coach Brad Pickett in the Octagon — since his UFC signing last year. Although many believe a meeting between Wood and Vera could be in the cards for March 21 at UFC London, “The Prospect”

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Last month, when Jorge Masvidal won the BMF title with a doctor’s stoppage win over Nate Diaz at UFC 244, he immediately began angling for his next big conquest. The win likely put Masvidal next in line to face the winner of the fight between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington

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Ben Askren isn’t interested in hypotheticals when it comes to his UFC career. The 19-2 welterweight, who just recently announced his retirement from mixed martial arts, appreciates the kind words from his longtime head coach Duke Roufus who said if Askren had gotten to the UFC a few years earlier,

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Josh Emmett and Arnold Allen will put their win streaks on the line when they meet in North Carolina. Officials announced Wednesday that Emmett (15-2) and Allen (15-1) will fight at UFC Raleigh on Jan. 25. Emmett has won four of his last five bouts, with his last three victories

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Junior dos Santos would be more than happy to be the one to welcome heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury to mixed martial arts. A month after seeing “The Gypsy King” say “we might see Tyson Fury have his MMA debut this year,” “Cigano” — a nickname that means “Gypsy” in

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This is The A-Side Live Chat on MMA Fighting. For this episode, Jose Youngs and MMA journalist Mike Heck 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 on

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Kyoji Horiguchi‘s reign as Bellator bantamweight champion has come to an unfortunate end. Injuries have forced the 29-year-old Japanese star to relinquish the 135-pound title, according to a press release from Bellator on Wednesday. “I feel terrible for Kyoji [Horiguchi] about the injury he suffered to his knee, but in

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