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Paige VanZant explains decision to move back to Portland, ‘start over’ with a new gym

Paige VanZant hasn’t done much media since her last UFC fight, a tough loss to Michelle Waterson in December, but that doesn’t mean she’s not … Continue reading

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Morning Report: Frankie Edgar explains why he’s fighting Yair Rodriguez instead of Ricardo Lamas at UFC 211

Recently, former UFC lightweight champion and current number two featherweight in the world Frankie Edgar has exchanged social media messages with the third ranked Ricardo … Continue reading

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Aisling Daly explains ‘premature’ retirement, reflects back on MMA career

Aisling Daly is disappointed her MMA career has come to a sudden end, but considers herself lucky to be in one piece. The Irish strawweight … Continue reading

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Stephen Thompson explains how he got through bad fourth round with Tyron Woodley

LOS ANGELES — Stephen Thompson found himself in as deep trouble as you’ll ever see a fighter get without being finished in the fourth round … Continue reading

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‘Shogun’ Rua explains what delayed UFC return

Mauricio Rua is finally ready to enter the Octagon one more time. “Shogun” will be fighting in front of his countrymen on March 11, as … Continue reading

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‘King Mo’ explains why he’ll never fight Chael Sonnen

Muhammed Lawal is always looking for big fights. He might have been the first person in MMA to use the term “moneyweight.” One would think … Continue reading

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Sports agent Jeff Borris explains why he’s attempting to start a UFC fighters union

Jeff Borris is the counsel for the Ballengee Group, the agency that represents Nate Diaz. The longtime baseball agent took a look at Diaz’s contract … Continue reading

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Technique Talk: Dave Camarillo explains judo success of Kayla Harrison, Travis Stevens

At the Rio Olympic Games, two Americans – Travis Stevens and Kayla Harrison – will walk home with medals in judo. Stevens adds a silver … Continue reading

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Matt Mitrione explains why he has decided to fight out his UFC contract

BOSTON — Matt Mitrione talks about his long history with Travis Browne, finally fighting Browne at UFC Fight Night 81, whether Browne’s best days are … Continue reading

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Conor McGregor explains exactly how he finished Jose Aldo in just 13 seconds

LAS VEGAS – It wasn’t just that Conor McGregor knocked out Jose Aldo in 13 seconds at UFC 194 on Saturday night with a left … Continue reading

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