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EXCLUSIVE | Phil Davis worried for Chuck Liddell in return fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 11:19 PM May 24, 2018 by Drake Riggs

When it comes to some of Bellator’s best acquisitions over the past few years, none get much better than UFC veteran, Phil ‘Mr. Wonderful’ Davis. Since entering Bellator in 2015, Davis has gone 5-1 adding a championship belt along the way. Speaking of champions, one of Davis’ all-time favorites is one of the best to […] The post EXCLUSIVE | Phil Davis worried for Chuck Liddell in return fight appe...

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EXCLUSIVE | Phil Davis worried for Chuck Liddell in return fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 11:19 PM May 24, 2018 by Drake Riggs
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When it comes to some of Bellator’s best acquisitions over the past few years, none get much better than UFC veteran, Phil ‘Mr. Wonderful’ Davis. Since entering Bellator in 2015, Davis has gone 5-1 adding a championship belt along the way. Speaking of champions, one of Davis’ all-time favorites is one of the best to […] The post EXCLUSIVE | Phil Davis worried for Chuck Liddell in return fight appe...

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VIDEO | Anthony Joshua not opposed to a possible MMA fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 10:43 PM May 24, 2018 by Drake Riggs

“It’s not just about the money… But if people wanted it, and I felt in my heart that it was the right decision, why not? It’s just another fight. I’d have to train, I wouldn’t just do it for a paycheck. Because you know, combat sport is a serious sport. Concussions in the head and […] The post VIDEO | Anthony Joshua not opposed to a possible MMA fight appeared first on | BJPenn.com....

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VIDEO | Anthony Joshua not opposed to a possible MMA fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 10:43 PM May 24, 2018 by Drake Riggs
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“It’s not just about the money… But if people wanted it, and I felt in my heart that it was the right decision, why not? It’s just another fight. I’d have to train, I wouldn’t just do it for a paycheck. Because you know, combat sport is a serious sport. Concussions in the head and […] The post VIDEO | Anthony Joshua not opposed to a possible MMA fight appeared first on | BJPenn.com....

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Report | Mark Hunt expected to fill in vs Aleksei Oleinek as UFC Moscow headliner

www.bjpenn.com Posted 10:06 PM May 24, 2018 by Drake Riggs

UFC’s first visit to Russia quickly had it’s main event established…and then it was quickly taken away. One half of the initial headliner was former UFC heavyweight champion, Fabricio Werdum, who just days after the fight was made official, was notified of a USADA violation and is now unable to compete. Werdum’s scheduled opponent for […] The post Report | Mark Hunt expected to fill in vs Aleksei ...

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Report | Mark Hunt expected to fill in vs Aleksei Oleinek as UFC Moscow headliner

www.bjpenn.com Posted 10:06 PM May 24, 2018 by Drake Riggs
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UFC’s first visit to Russia quickly had it’s main event established…and then it was quickly taken away. One half of the initial headliner was former UFC heavyweight champion, Fabricio Werdum, who just days after the fight was made official, was notified of a USADA violation and is now unable to compete. Werdum’s scheduled opponent for […] The post Report | Mark Hunt expected to fill in vs Aleksei ...

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Cub Swanson vs Renato Moicano added to UFC 227

www.bjpenn.com Posted 9:43 PM May 24, 2018 by Drake Riggs
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The UFC’s next trio of pay-per-view events is shaping up to be one of the best stretches of events in the organization’s history. Last of the three if UFC 227 on August 4th in Los Angeles, California which has just added a very fun featherweight scrap. After verbal agreements over Twitter to fight each in […] The post Cub Swanson vs Renato Moicano added to UFC 227 appeared first on | BJPenn.com....

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Cub Swanson vs Renato Moicano added to UFC 227

www.bjpenn.com Posted 9:43 PM May 24, 2018 by Drake Riggs
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The UFC’s next trio of pay-per-view events is shaping up to be one of the best stretches of events in the organization’s history. Last of the three if UFC 227 on August 4th in Los Angeles, California which has just added a very fun featherweight scrap. After verbal agreements over Twitter to fight each in […] The post Cub Swanson vs Renato Moicano added to UFC 227 appeared first on | BJPenn.com....

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Jose ‘Shorty’ Torres excited for UFC debut, focused on future in the Octagon

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:49 PM May 24, 2018 by Mike Pendleton

It’s a debut that many have looked forward to and anticipated but it’s not exactly how Jose “Shorty” Torres wanted his UFC debut to happen. Torres, both the flyweight and bantamweight champion for Titan FC has been on the brink of a UFC call-up for some time, and he finally received the call on short […] The post Jose ‘Shorty’ Torres excited for UFC debut, focused on future in the Octagon appeared...

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Jose ‘Shorty’ Torres excited for UFC debut, focused on future in the Octagon

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:49 PM May 24, 2018 by Mike Pendleton
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It’s a debut that many have looked forward to and anticipated but it’s not exactly how Jose “Shorty” Torres wanted his UFC debut to happen. Torres, both the flyweight and bantamweight champion for Titan FC has been on the brink of a UFC call-up for some time, and he finally received the call on short […] The post Jose ‘Shorty’ Torres excited for UFC debut, focused on future in the Octagon appeared...

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EXCLUSIVE | After KO of Jared Cannonier, Dominick Reyes is ready for the UFC’s top light heavyweights

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:40 PM May 24, 2018 by Tom Taylor
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Last Saturday night, during the main card of the UFC’s anticipated debut in Santiago, Chile, undefeated light heavyweight contender Dominick Reyes (9-0) authored the biggest win of his career thus far, clobbering the dangerous Jared Cannonier with a rocket-fuelled uppercut in the first round. Reyes entered the cage in Chile knowing that the uppercut could […] The post EXCLUSIVE | After KO of Jared...

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EXCLUSIVE | After KO of Jared Cannonier, Dominick Reyes is ready for the UFC’s top light heavyweights

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:40 PM May 24, 2018 by Tom Taylor

Last Saturday night, during the main card of the UFC’s anticipated debut in Santiago, Chile, undefeated light heavyweight contender Dominick Reyes (9-0) authored the biggest win of his career thus far, clobbering the dangerous Jared Cannonier with a rocket-fuelled uppercut in the first round. Reyes entered the cage in Chile knowing that the uppercut could […] The post EXCLUSIVE | After KO of Jared...

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MMA Squared Ep 15: How to be the Bad Guy

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 7:00 PM May 24, 2018 by Chris Rini
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Check out the latest episode of MMA Squared. Hello, this is Chris. Today MMA Squared asks the question “What does it take to be a bad guy in mixed martial arts?” The Chuck Berry of Bastards is probably none other than David “Tank” Abbott. His defining moment came in 1995 when he knocked out John Matua... Dabbing in the 90’s ...and followed up with a mocking imitation of his unconscious opponent. T...

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Bellator 200 weigh-in results: Carvalho 185, Mousasi 185

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 6:36 PM May 24, 2018 by Mookie Alexander
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Check out the full weigh-in video and results from Bellator 200: Carvalho vs. Mousasi in London, England. The Bellator 200 weigh-ins are in the books, and everyone on the main card has made weight for Friday’s big show in London, England. Middleweight champion Rafael Carvalho and title challenger Gegard Mousasi both came in at the championship limit of 185 pounds, while co-headliners Michael Page ...

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Lyoto Machida not thinking about retirement yet, interested in Whittaker vs. Romero winner

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5:52 PM May 24, 2018 by Tom Taylor

At UFC 224, Lyoto Machida authored one of the most dazzling victories of spectacular career, zapping the retiring Vitor Belfort with a front kick to the face. With this win, the former UFC light heavyweight champion and long-time middleweight contender moved onto a two-fight win-streak, and he’s hoping a few more victories will carry him […] The post Lyoto Machida not thinking about retirement yet...

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