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Will the WWE's money woes send Brock Lesnar back to the UFC?

Nov 4 2014 11:00am CST | Source: Bloody Elbow

He's 38 years old. He lost his last two fights badly. Don't matter. Brock Lesnar is the only man who can pit the UFC against the WWE in a bidding war and he might be headed back to the Octagon. In 2012, following the loss of his UFC title to Cain Velasquez and a crushing loss to Alistair Overeem, Brock Lesnar returned to the WWE for a reported $5 million per year. Now thanks to the WWE's dis ...
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Rory MacDonald not a fan of women's MMA, but wouldn't mind training with Ronda Rousey

Nov 3 2014 6:00pm CST | Source: MMAmania.com

Despite its booming popularity and obvious presence in the sport, women's mixed martial arts (MMA) isn't everyone's cup of tea. Whether it's former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight champion, Georges St-Pierre, admitting he doesn't like to watch women hit each other, or Mark Bocek criticizing UFC for promoting them over seasoned male fighters, there are many who still can't get into that side ...
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Rory MacDonald on Conor McGregor, Ronda Rousey, GSP and Metamoris

Nov 3 2014 2:19pm CST | Source: MMA Fighting

On Monday the UFC’s top welterweight contender Rory MacDonald stopped by the set of The MMA Hour. MacDonald was in New York to train for his upcoming Nov. 22 jiu-jitsu bout with J.T. Torres at Metamoris. In the midst of the 40-minute conversation with Ariel Helwani, the 25-year MacDonald hit on a variety of topics, ranging from his admiration of Irishman Conor McGregor to whether or not he’s (now) willing to fight Georges St-Pierre (since it appears St-Pierre is coming back). ...
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Indian bowlers in fine form in second practice match
Adelaide, Dec 4 (IANS) Pacer Varun Aaron powered India's bowling charge, picking four wickets here Thursday, to bowl out Cricket Australia XI for 243 runs in Day 1 of their final two-day tour game before the four-Test series against Australia.
 
Aguero to 'try and convince' Messi to join City
London, Dec 4 (IANS) Manchester City star forward Sergio Aguero has vowed to try and persuade Argentine team-mate Lionel Messi into signing with the English football club.
 
Harris raring to make a comeback from injury
Sydney, Dec 4 (IANS) Australian fast bowler Ryan Harris Thursday said he is both physically and mentally fit to make a comeback to the national squad, to play the first Commonwealth Bank Test against India starting Dec 9.
 
 

With latest offering, Invicta FC showing signs of a roster raided by the UFC

Nov 2 2014 2:50pm CST | Source: MMAjunkie

Back when the UFC first decided that it wanted to get into the business of women’s MMA, which also happened to be right around the same time that Invicta FC was finding its footing as the only all-female fight promotion in North America, Invicta President Shannon Knapp used to get a lot of questions about how her organization could survive with the UFC siphoning off its best 135-pounders to co-star in the Ronda Rousey show. Back then, Knapp had one standing answer to the question, and it ...
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'Cyborg' out at Invicta FC 10, champ Waterson meets Tiburcio in new headliner

Nov 2 2014 7:00am CST | Source: MMAjunkie

After suffering a left ankle injury, described as a “full thickness rupture of the anterior talofibular ligament,” Cristiane Justino (12-1) has been ruled out of the main event of December’s Invicta FC 10 event. “Cyborg” Justino had been expected to make her 135-pound debut in hopes of working toward an eventual showdown with UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. However, those plans have now been put on hol ...
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Cris 'Cyborg' Justino forced off Invicta 10 due to serious ankle injury; Waterson vs Tiburcio new main event

Nov 1 2014 10:20pm CDT | Source: Bloody Elbow

Cyborg has suffered a "full thickness rupture of the anterior talofibular ligament," forcing her out of her planned Invicta 10 main event. Cris "Cyborg" Justino is out of her planned bout at Invicta 10 after suffering a serious leg injury. The news was announced on the Invicta 9 stream on UFC Fight Pass, a far more negative "major announcement" than anticipated gi ...
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Women's MMA Report: Rousey-Zingano moved to UFC 184, Invicta FC 9 set for tonight

Nov 1 2014 2:00pm CDT | Source: MMAjunkie

Fans of UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will have to wait longer than originally planned for the unbeaten judoka’s return to the octagon. Rousey, who was set to compete at UFC 182 in early January, will now make her next title defense against long-time top contender Cat Zingano at “UFC 184: Weidman vs. Belfort” on Feb. 28 in Los Angeles. UFC officials announced the date change earlier this week. Rousey (10-0 MMA, 4-0 UFC) and ...
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Fightweets: Was GSP hypocritical for going on Chael Sonnen's podcast?

Nov 1 2014 9:00am CDT | Source: MMA Fighting

You've got questions, I've got answers, so let's not waste any time with a cutesy intro this week and get right into the latest edition of Fightweets. GSP on Chael Sonnen's podcast @punkcurmudegon: How can @GeorgesStPierre go on Sonnen's podcast after his hard stance against PEDs? That was interesting, wasn't it? Listening to the podcast, even as GSP talked about drawing the monsters who were coming to get him as a little k ...
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Confirmed SD Matches + Trailer For Santino’s Film

Oct 31 2014 10:12am CDT | Source: Pro Wrestling.com

– Here are tonight’s confirmed WWE SmackDown matches: * Divas Halloween Costume Battle Royal * Non-Title Match: Dolph Ziggler © vs. Kane * Ryback vs. Heath Slater * Non-Title Match: Goldust and Stardust © vs. Los Matadores * Rusev vs. Great Khali * Trick or Treat Street Fight: Cesaro vs. Dean Ambrose – FOX Home Entertainment released a new trailer for Jingle All the Way 2, which features WWE Superstar Santin ...
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