1. Mayweather vs UFC 100

    Things are getting interesting, to say the least. On July 11th, UFC 100 will be live on PPV. The card features two title fights, and a slew of other notable match-ups. It should break a million PPV buys without too much trouble...

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  2. Affliction vs UFC 100

    In what might possibly be the dumbest idea since Coke II, Affliction is thinking about going head to head with UFC 100 on July 11. Before I bash the hell out of this thing, let me give you the information...

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  3. Eliot Marshall Vs Vinicius Magalhaes at UFC 97

    Kind of surprising the UFC would throw this one together at the last minute as a preliminary bout. Both fighters sport some sick jiu-jitsu, and it might even turn into a stand-up war...

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  4. Fitch Undercard'd Again?

    Here is the lineup for UFC 100 so far...Brock Lesnar vs Frank MirThiago Alves vs Georges St-PierreMichael Bisping vs Dan HendersonMark Coleman vs Stephan BonnarCB Dolloway vs ______Yoshihiro ...

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  5. Will Affliction Present a Show in June?

    According to the always unreliable Vadim Finkelchtein, Affliction will hold their third event in June. He also shoots down the Fedor/UFC meeting that was supposed to take place. Apparently it was a mistranslation...

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  6. Train Wreck

    Strikeforce has been a roll lately, but I can't say I'm too excited about their announcing team. It will feature some combination of Gus Johnson, Mauro Ranallo, Stephen Quadros, Frank Shamrock, and Pat Miletich...

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  7. Breaking MMA News: Ken Shamrock on Steroids

    This is the craziest day of MMA news ever. BJ Penn files a ridiculous formal complaint asking for GSP to take showers before his future fights. Rampage pulls out of UFC 98 with injuries. Mask dies...

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  8. Rampage Injured and Out For UFC 98

    Rampage Jackson needs surgery to repair torn ligaments in his jaw and will not be able to fight light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans at UFC 98. Lyoto Machida will take his place, and Rampage will get the first shot at the winner later in 2009...

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  9. B.J .Penn Files Formal Complaint

    B.J. Penn has filed a formal complaint with the Nevada State Athletic Commission. We all knew this coming, but the details are pretty great. For anyone who isn't into legal wrangling, the idea with a document like this is to shoot very high...

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  10. Keep Celebrating

    For some reason, Steve Cofield is trying to defend Matt Hamill's post-fight celebration because he's deaf. I'm not an expert on deafness, but I'm pretty sure it had little to do with ...

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  11. Strikeforce Preview: There Will Be Blood

    Strikeforce will get the Affliction treatment when they make their 2009 debut on April 11th. UFC 94 will go head to head with it. I guess this means Strikeforce has arrived as a true contender to the UFC's crown...

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  12. Toughest Decision Ever

    "My boss is Mr. Bernie Profato from Ohio. After that fight we had a quick debriefing next to the cage. He asked me a bunch of questions and I answered all of them. He asked me if I was good to go for the main event and I said, Yes Sir...

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  13. Rampage's Finances

    I've heard a lot of reasons why Rampage should or should not take the fight with Evans at UFC 98, but everyone has missed something. If Rampage turns down the fight, he's looking at an extended vacation...

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  14. Jerk Judges in Jardine-Jackson UFC Fight

    “One of the judges told me I lost the fight in the last 10 seconds, and that’s pretty hard to take.” - JardineWhether the judge was being honest does not concern me...

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  15. Griffin vs Machida Makes Sense

    Lyoto Machida was a Keith Jardine win away from facing Rashad Evans, but now he's a fighter without a fight (unless Rampage decides he'd like a BJ Penn vacation). The UFC could let him sit on the sidelines while Evans/Jackson pans out...

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  16. Mir vs Lesnar at UFC 100

    It's been sorted out. Frank Mir will face Brock Lesnar at UFC 100 for the unified Heavyweight Title. Meanwhile, Rashad Evans will put his Light-Heavyweight Title on the line against Rampage Jackson at UFC 98...

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  17. UFC 96 Results

    Aaron Riley vs Shane Nelson-Nelson Wins by first Rd TKO (0:44)-Awful stoppage. Riley was pissed and let the referee hear about it. The fans weren't too happy either...

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  18. UFC 96 Preview

    CLICK HERE for UFC 96 Live Results Brandon Vera vs Michael Patt Vera Wins by TKO and Goldberg makes a ridiculous statement along the lines of, "Look out Light Heavyweights! Brandon ...

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  19. Frank Mir Out of UFC 98

    www.RearNakedNews.com Terrible news...Frank Mir has sustained a knee injury and will not be able to fight Brock Lesnar at UFC 98. Apparently it required "minor" knee surgery...

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  20. Santos vs Not Carano

    Strikeforce must be finding it difficult to negotiate with Pepsi Carano because instead of the fight every MMA fan wants to see, they're giving us Cyborg Santos vs Hitomi Akano. I'm sure it will be an exciting fight (anytime Santos fights it is)...

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  21. Steroid Nasal Spray

    Kirill Sidelnikov claims his positive steroid test came from using Russian nasal spray. His story is he injured his nose while training then used the spray a doctor gave him. The lesson here is you should never listen to a Russian doctor...

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  22. UFC 98 Might Cause Chaos

    www.RearNakedNews.com I like events which have the possibility to cause chaos. UFC 98 is definitely one of them. The first chaos fight is Yushin Okami vs Dan Miller. Okami is the last guy the UFC wants to fight Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva...

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  23. The Voodoo Defense

    "The truth was that Phil put Vaseline on [St. Pierre's] face. We have this little breathing drill that we do. ... And so after he greased him, he went around (to his back) and did that drill...

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  24. Bobby Lashley vs Ken Shamrock

    www.RearNakedNews.com For a mummy, Ken Shamrock sure is active. Coming off a pathetic bout against Ross Clifton, Shamrock will next face former WWE superstar Bobby Lashley on March 21st at Roy Jones Jr...

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  25. Mousasi and Affliction

    DreamFighters.com: Do you know where you will be fighting next?Mousasi: I probably will fight in the next Affliction show.This would be a major addition to the Affliction roster. He's a legit top five fighter at Middleweight or Light Heavyweight...

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