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Cris Cyborg pens letter in support of CSAC weight-cutting reform

Cris Cyborg has very much become the poster fighter for extreme weight cutting in mixed martial arts. Through little fault of her own, she has … Continue reading

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Brazilian fighters voice their support for Jose Aldo

Jose Aldo suffered his first defeat in 10 years against Conor McGregor, losing his featherweight belt in just 13 seconds in the main event of … Continue reading

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UFC statement on Chael Sonnen test result: ‘We will support the commission’

Saturday night, MMAFighting.com broke the news that recently retired UFC competitor Chael Sonnen had failed a second Nevada Athletic Commission drug test. After the UFC … Continue reading

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UFC, Viacom and top boxing promoters take to Capitol Hill to unite in support of fighter brain study

Washington, D.C. – famous for its legendary legislative and political battles between bitter rivals – played host to a strong demonstration of bipartisanship when Senators … Continue reading

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Georges St-Pierre on UFC’s lack of drug testing support: ‘It bothered me enormously’

On Tuesday, Georges St-Pierre admitted one of the reasons he vacated his UFC welterweight title last month was due to the lack of drug testing … Continue reading

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Shane del Rosario on life support, needs ‘a miracle’

Shane del Rosario is currently on life support in a California hospital after suffering sudden cardiac arrest in his home on Tuesday. According to his … Continue reading

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New Poll Suggests American Support for MMA as an Olympic Sport

A new survey commissioned by Yahoo! Sports suggests there is fairly significant support for mixed martial arts being contested as an Olympic sport. According to … Continue reading

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