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Cristiane 'Cyborg' Justino officially returns to bantamweight at Invicta FC 10

Sep 22 2014 11:30am CDT | Source: MMAjunkie

Filed under: Featured, MMA Rumors, News As excepted Cristiane Justino will return to the bantamweight division in December at Invicta FC 10. MMAjunkie first reported the plans in July following confirmation from Invicta FC President Shannon Knapp, and officials today made a formal announcement. No opponent has been set for “Cyborg” (12-1), who’s Invicta FC’s reigning featherweight champion. The event, which streams on UFC F ...
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Brendan Schaub: Travis Browne moving to Ronda Rousey camp 'is a great thing for me'

Sep 22 2014 11:29am CDT | Source:

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight Brendan Schaub doesn't want to go into detail, but he's happy as a clam about Travis Browne defecting from Jackson's MMA in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to go and train with Ronda Rousey's coach, Edmond Tarverdyan, in Glendale, California. Something he called a "mistake." "Obviously, I know Ronda very well and I know that camp pretty well, ...
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UFC 178 preview: Meet Dominick Cruz, stranger in a strange land

Sep 21 2014 10:00pm CDT | Source:

"The good thing is that I know the truth, and so will anybody who gets that belt. They haven't fought the real champ, period. Basically, anyone who gets that belt is the number one contender, so that's fine with me. I'll be ready to fight in the future and they will challenge me to fight for the real belt." -- Dominick Cruz Time flies when you're having fun. For most mixed martial arts (MMA) fans, the current combat sports landscape feels n ...
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Indians knocked out of Asiad handball
Incheon, Sep 22 (IANS) The Indian men's and women's handball teams were knocked out of the 17th Asian Games after losing both their third and final group matches to Japan and China, respectively, at the Seonhak Handball Gymnasium here Monday. | by IANS
India assured of two wushu medals at Asiad (Third Lead)
Incheon, Sep 22 (IANS) Wushu athletes Narender Grewal and Yumnam Sanathoi Devi assured India of two more Asian Games medals after winning their respective men's and women's quarter-finals at the Ganghwa Dolmens Gymnasium here Monday. | by IANS
Indian medallists at Asian Games
Incheon, Sep 22 (IANS) The following are the Indian medallists at the end of the third day of competitions at the 17th Asian Games here Monday: | by IANS

Tito Ortiz claims UFC blocked Bellator from running show in Anaheim

Sep 21 2014 1:00pm CDT | Source: MMA Fighting

If it was up to Tito Ortiz, his Nov. 15 fight against Stephan Bonnar would be held in his Orange County backyard. But according to Ortiz, the fight will be held at San Diego's Valley View Casino Center instead of Anaheim's Honda Center, due to interference by his former company. Ortiz helped christen the building for MMA back in 2006, when the building was known as the Arrowhead Pond, as the native of nearby Huntington Beach won a split decision of ...
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UFC Fight Night 52 results recap: Miesha Tate vs Rin Nakai fight review and analysis

Sep 21 2014 11:00am CDT | Source:

Miesha Tate and Rin Nakai engaged in a grueling grappling match last night (Sept. 20, 2014) at UFC Fight Night 52 on Fight Pass inside Saitama Super Arena in Japan. From the very beginning, it was clear that Tate was the superior fighter, and she proved it repeatedly across three rounds. Find out how below! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Bantamweight women, Miesha Tate and Rin Nakai, took center stage last night (Sept. 20 ...
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UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Nelson results - Victorious Miesha Tate called out by Sara McMann

Sep 20 2014 1:00pm CDT | Source: Bloody Elbow

Following a unanimous decision win over Rin Nakai in Japan, UFC women's bantamweight Miesha Tate received a callout from fellow contender Sara McMann. Miesha Tate did what she had to do to record her first UFC winning streak, as she took out the previously unbeaten Japanese star Rin Nakai by unanimous decision in Saitama. Tate has picked up wins over Nakai and Liz Carmouche this year, and she ...
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10 reasons to watch UFC Fight Night 52, including the Mark Hunt situation

Sep 19 2014 12:30pm CDT | Source: MMAjunkie

So the UFC’s dreaded invasion of Japan? It really hasn’t been more than a few ships onto shore for the promotion after it purchased PRIDE in 2007 and the country’s welcome mat was pulled up, signaling the start of a slow implosion of big-show JMMA. UFC Fight Night 52, which takes place in PRIDE’s old haunt of Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, is just the third time the promotion has been to the Land of the Rising Sun under Zuffa. It’ ...
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UFC's Miesha Tate and Bryan Caraway advancing in careers, relationship

Sep 19 2014 8:45am CDT | Source: MMAjunkie

brightcove.createExperiences();Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos (This story appears in today’s edition of USA TODAY.) TOKYO – Over the next two weeks, Miesha Tate and Bryan Caraway are taking part in potentially career-changing MMA bouts. Both agree the fights might not even provide the most memorable moment during that span. “These next two weeks are pretty crazy crucial,” Caraway tells USA TODAY Sp ...
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Greg Jackson reacts to Travis Browne's departure for training camp under Edmond Tarverdyan: 'Whatever makes him happy'

Sep 18 2014 12:01pm CDT | Source:

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight contender Travis Browne (16-2) has officially jumped ship, leaving Jackson's MMA in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to train with Edmond Tarverdyan at Glendale Fighting Club in Glendale, California. Not that anyone is surprised. But the man he left behind, Greg Jackson, is not taking any offense to the change in camps, insisiting that Browne needs ...
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