MMA Chronicles

VIDEO | Chael Sonnen and Rampage Jackson Place Crazy Bet on Their Fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 3:00 AM Dec 16, 2017 by Drake Riggs

Two former UFC stars, Chael Sonnen and Rampage Jackson are now with Bellator and booked to compete against one another at Bellator 192 on January 20. This fight will be the very first fight to kick things off for the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix where the winner will be crowned Bellator’s new Heavyweight champion. This will... The post VIDEO | Chael Sonnen and Rampage Jackson Place Crazy Bet on...

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UFC on FOX 26: Lawler vs. dos Anjos live results, play-by-play, analysis, highlights, more

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 2:42 AM Dec 16, 2017 by Mookie Alexander
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Check out Bloody Elbow’s extensive fight night and post-fight coverage for UFC on FOX 26 at the Bell MTS Place in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada on Saturday, December 16th. The main event is a welterweight matchup between former 170-pound champion Robbie Lawler and ex-lightweight king Rafael dos Anjos....

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VIDEO | Not Even MMA’s Scariest Man is Safe Around Daniel Cormier!

www.bjpenn.com Posted 2:00 AM Dec 16, 2017 by Drake Riggs
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Everybody loves a good prank. Even the UFC Light Heavyweight champion of the world, Daniel Cormier. Cormier is set to defend his title at UFC 220 next month on January 20 against the streaking Swissman, Volkan Oezdemir. The event also features another title fight, that being in Cormier’s former weight class of Heavyweight. UFC 220 fighters... The post VIDEO | Not Even MMA’s Scariest Man is Safe Ar...

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Khabib’s Coach Says the Tiramisu Was a Lie

www.bjpenn.com Posted 1:00 AM Dec 16, 2017 by Drake Riggs
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The undefeated 24-0, Dagestani destroyer, Khabib Nurmagomedov is one of the Lightweight division’s very best fighters and has been for the past several years. Khabib’s last scheduled fight was a huge and highly anticipated Interim title fight against the man who ended up becoming champ despite not fighting Khabib, Tony Ferguson. The fight was supposed... The post Khabib’s Coach Says the Tiramisu W...

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Khabib’s Coach Says the Tiramisu Was a Lie

www.bjpenn.com Posted 1:00 AM Dec 16, 2017 by Drake Riggs
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The undefeated 24-0, Dagestani destroyer, Khabib Nurmagomedov is one of the Lightweight division’s very best fighters and has been for the past several years. Khabib’s last scheduled fight was a huge and highly anticipated Interim title fight against the man who ended up becoming champ despite not fighting Khabib, Tony Ferguson. The fight was supposed... The post Khabib’s Coach Says the Tiramisu W...

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Kamaru Usman vs. Emil Weber Meek moved to UFC St. Louis

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 1:00 AM Dec 16, 2017 by Mookie Alexander
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A planned UFC welterweight fight between Kamaru Usman and Emil Weber Meek has been pushed back by a couple of weeks. A welterweight fight between Kamaru Usman and Emil Weber Meek was supposed to take place at UFC 219, but it will now be staged at UFC Fight Night: St. Louis on January 14th. The UFC’s official website confirmed the news. Meek was initially a concern to even make it to the US, as the...

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If Gustafsson isn’t ready, Glover Teixeira wants next title shot with UFC Winnipeg win

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 12:00 AM Dec 16, 2017 by Nick Baldwin
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Glover Teixeira hopes to meet the winner of Daniel Cormier vs. Volkan Oezdemir if he defeats Misha Cirkunov at UFC on FOX 26 in Winnipeg on Saturday. If Alexander Gustafsson cannot take a fight anytime soon, Glover Teixeira wants to fight the winner of Daniel Cormier vs. Volkan Oezdemir for the UFC light heavyweight title should he get past Misha Cirkunov at UFC on FOX 26. Teixeira, who lost to Gu...

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UFC on FOX 26: Lawler vs. dos Anjos staff picks and predictions

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 11:00 PM Dec 15, 2017 by Mookie Alexander
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Check out the Bloody Elbow staff’s picks and predictions for Saturday’s UFC on FOX 26 card in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The Bloody Elbow staff has submitted its predictions for UFC on FOX 26 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, and surprisingly only Tim Bissell has Rafael dos Anjos defeating Robbie Lawler in the main event. As for the co-main event, everyone is backing Ricardo Lamas to take care of Jo...

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Hindsight - UFC Fresno: Swanson vs. Ortega in retrospect

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 10:00 PM Dec 15, 2017 by Dayne Fox
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Get the thoughts and musings of Dayne Fox on UFC Fresno, from Tevin Giles’ impressive finish in the opener to the breakout performances from Marlon Moraes and Brian Ortega. UFC Fresno was a mixed bag. There were a couple of incredible finishes produced by Marlon Moraes and Brian Ortega, launching both into the outskirts of title contention of their respective division. I’d be remiss if I didn’t me...

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EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Mike Perry: ‘I Can Make a Beautiful Painting with the Blood of a Man’s Body’

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:58 PM Dec 15, 2017 by Justin Golightly

 Despite high-profile names like Robbie Lawler and Rafael dos Anjos headlining the card, Mike Perry has enjoyed his shine in the spotlight leading up to UFC Winnipeg. He’s talked about his eye poke defense training, had a tense and strange staredown with opponent Santiago Ponzinibbio, and even belted out his own wild version of... The post EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Mike Perry: ‘I Can Make a Beautiful Pai...

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Tim Elliott Releases Statement on His ‘Twit’ Opponent Pulling Out

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:17 PM Dec 15, 2017 by Justin Golightly

What can you say about Tim Elliott? He just has not had the best string of luck recently. It wasn’t long ago that Elliott was booked against Justin Scoggin’s for UFC Winnipeg. That fight got called off due to an injury. Fortunately, Pietro Menga stepped up in his place so Elliott was able to have... The post Tim Elliott Releases Statement on His ‘Twit’ Opponent Pulling Out appeared first on | BJPe...

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Tim Elliott Releases Statement on His ‘Twit’ Opponent Pulling Out

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:17 PM Dec 15, 2017 by Justin Golightly
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What can you say about Tim Elliott? He just has not had the best string of luck recently. It wasn’t long ago that Elliott was booked against Justin Scoggin’s for UFC Winnipeg. That fight got called off due to an injury. Fortunately, Pietro Menga stepped up in his place so Elliott was able to have... The post Tim Elliott Releases Statement on His ‘Twit’ Opponent Pulling Out appeared first on | BJPe...

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UFC Winnipeg Loses a Fight and Multiple Fighters Miss Weight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6:14 PM Dec 15, 2017 by Justin Golightly

It wouldn’t be a fight card without some sort of weigh-in drama. UFC Winnipeg is just a day away but not everyone is going to be making it to the event. Don’t worry, Robbie Lawler and Rafael dos Anjos both made their weight, so the main event is still intact. However, both Tim Elliot’s opponent... The post UFC Winnipeg Loses a Fight and Multiple Fighters Miss Weight appeared first on | BJPenn.com....

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Jim Ross Thinks Conor McGregor and the WWE Have Already Made Contact

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5:29 PM Dec 15, 2017 by Justin Golightly

A lot of words come to mind when you hear the name Conor McGregor. We’ll let you fill in your own blanks on that one, but whether it be praise or hate, you have to admit one of those words has to be options. Basically any fight in the UFC inside three divisions is open... The post Jim Ross Thinks Conor McGregor and the WWE Have Already Made Contact appeared first on | BJPenn.com....

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Jim Ross Thinks Conor McGregor and the WWE Have Already Made Contact

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5:29 PM Dec 15, 2017 by Justin Golightly
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A lot of words come to mind when you hear the name Conor McGregor. We’ll let you fill in your own blanks on that one, but whether it be praise or hate, you have to admit one of those words has to be options. Basically any fight in the UFC inside three divisions is open... The post Jim Ross Thinks Conor McGregor and the WWE Have Already Made Contact appeared first on | BJPenn.com....

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