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  1. France's Sports Ministry Says Non Merci to UFC, Upholds Ban on MMA

    Lorenzo Fertitta will have to wait for those croissants while watching UFC cards. According to a report from ESPN , the French sports ministry has upheld the ban on MMA in the country...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 12 months ago 5,442 reads 73 comments

  2. UFC 163: Robert Drysdale Forced Out of Fight Due to Staph Infection

    Brazilian jiu-jitsu ace Robert Drysdale will have to wait a little bit longer to make his UFC debut. Adam Hill of the Las Vegas Review Journal is reporting the Las Vegas ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 12 months ago 4,979 reads 11 comments

  3. WWE Money in the Bank: Randy Orton Wins but Isn't Main Story to Emerge

    Randy Orton won this year's WWE title Money in the Bank ladder match. You'd think that fans would be hitting the keyboard to input their ideas of when Orton would cash in his WWE title shot...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 12 months ago 5,324 reads 35 comments

  4. MMA: Bellator's Maiquel Falcao Expelled from Team Following Brawl Incident

    Maiquel Falcao is not only dealing with his friend and teammate being in critical condition after taking part in a crazy brawl, but now the former Bellator title challenger will be without a gym as well...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 1,198 reads 0 comments

  5. Chuck Liddell Defends UFC Pay, Tells Critics 'You Picked the Wrong Sport'

    Fighter payouts in the UFC continue to be an ongoing issue in 2013, and now "The Iceman" Chuck Liddell has some tough words for those criticizing the UFC...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 2,340 reads 21 comments

  6. UFC 162: Chris Leben Becomes 1st Fighter to Receive Exemption for Suboxone

    While the topic of testosterone replacement therapy and exemptions for it was not a focal point following UFC 162 , Chris Leben created a little bit of history for receiving a different exemption...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 7,369 reads 26 comments

  7. MMA: Bellator Title Challenger Maiquel Falcao Involved in Crazy Brawl in Brazil

    Apparently, a gas station isn't the best place to pick up women while in Brazil. Maiquel Falcao found that out the hard way after being involved in a crazy brawl...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 14,175 reads 53 comments

  8. UFC 162 Results: Was Chris Weidman's Victory the Biggest Upset in MMA History?

    "The Spider" Anderson Silva began to spin his web of deceit at UFC 162 in the opening minutes. It looked as if Silva was ready to put on another performance in evasion and counter striking much like he had done in his previous outings...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 4,958 reads 10 comments

  9. UFC 162 Results: What Is Next for Main Card Losers?

    UFC 162 saw plenty of twists and turns throughout the card. None bigger, of course, than Chris Weidman pulling off the huge upset against Anderson Silva in the main event. Prior to that, fans witnessed some great fights...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 2,280 reads 3 comments

  10. UFC 162 Results: Should Anderson Silva Retire Right Now?

    Perhaps even stranger than Anderson Silva losing inside the Octagon at UFC 162 to Chris Weidman was his post-fight talk with Joe Rogan ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 11,253 reads 5 comments

  11. Silva vs. Weidman: Does Anderson Silva Need to Change His Style?

    Anderson Silva did his usual clowning around at UFC 162. This time however, everything didn't go according to plan...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 804 reads 2 comments

  12. Silva vs. Weidman: Breaking Down a Potential Rematch

    Anderson Silva seemed disinterested in a rematch following the moments after losing his UFC title to Chris Weidman at UFC 162 , but it's hard to imagine "The Spider" doesn't want another shot...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 5,257 reads 5 comments

  13. Gegard Mousasi Slams 'Hypocrite' Vitor Belfort

    Gegard Mousasi really wants to fight Vitor Belfort . It appears the feelings aren't mutual however...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 6,447 reads 51 comments

  14. Nate Quarry Offers Educated Take on Fighter Pay, Blames Lack of Competition

    Nate Quarry isn't a household name, but he's become a source of insight into the MMA world. A former fighter who can articulate and speak well about the sport is a rarity these days, but Quarry fills the bill nicely...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 941 reads 3 comments

  15. Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson: 'Spike TV Made the UFC'

    Quinton "Rampage" Jackson and the UFC are going through an ugly breakup at the moment. At this point I'm surprised both sides haven't gone into scorned teenage girl mode and started posting mean things on Facebook about one another...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 6,944 reads 17 comments

  16. Tim Kennedy: 'Good Thing I Have Another Job Because the UFC Doesn't Pay Well'

    Tim Kennedy will be making his UFC debut at the upcoming UFC 162 event, but he isn't doing himself any favors with his new employer. Kennedy spoke to Callum Leslie of placetobenation...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 14,657 reads 131 comments

  17. UFC 162: Matt Serra Unable to Corner Chris Weidman Against Anderson Silva

    Chris Weidman faces a monumental task ahead of him at UFC 162 when he faces UFC middleweight champion Anderson "The Spider" Silva. That obstacle just became a bit harder, as Weidman will be without one of his top coaches...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 7,966 reads 14 comments

  18. UFC: Former Welterweight Contender Mike Swick Moving Back to Middleweight

    Former Ultimate Fighter competitor and UFC welterweight title challenger Mike Swick seems poised to return to 185 pounds. Swick replied to a fan's tweet to indicate he would be returning, but not at 170 pounds...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 1,651 reads 7 comments

  19. Keith Kizer Defends Referee Steve Mazzagatti, 'This Isn't About the Ref'

    Dana White and Steve Mazzagatti won't be inviting each other over for any summer pool parties this year. The UFC President has been adamant in his dislike (and distrust) of Mazzagatti as an official for MMA ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 1,671 reads 2 comments

  20. Evans vs Henderson: 5 Fights for Dan Henderson to Take at Middleweight

    Dan Henderson won't be competing for an UFC title at 205 pounds any time soon. Or likely any time at all. That much is clear after Henderson lost his second consecutive bout at UFC 161 ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 3,389 reads 13 comments

  21. UFC 161: Has There Ever Been a Fighter Booked to Look Bad More than Rashad Evans

    Rashad "Suga" Evans picked up a victory on Saturday at UFC 161 , but it hardly did him any favors in terms of MMA fans. It was a rather lackluster showing in what has become a rather lackluster run from Evans in recent years...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 1,228 reads 2 comments

  22. UFC 161 Results: Reasons It Would Be a Mistake to Let Roy Nelson Walk

    Roy Nelson was entering the final fight on his contract and filled his time during the week taking potshots at Dana White and Daniel Cormier. On Saturday night at UFC 161 , Nelson traded his verbal potshots for his haymaker right hand...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 8,237 reads 27 comments

  23. UFC 161: Where Does the Card Rank Among 2013's Pay Per View Cards?

    UFC 161 is in the books and for the majority of MMA fans, that's a good thing. The card had been maligned with injuries and looked more like a network TV kind of card rather than something fans should've shelled out $60 for...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 794 reads 1 comments

  24. UFC 161: A Casual Fan's Guide to the Event

    Believe it or not, there's actually a UFC show this weekend. Not even just a free TV card, but a pay-per-view card! I know it's hard to believe given that only the true keyboard warriors ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 1,997 reads 2 comments

  25. UFC Welterweight Mike Pyle: 'Do I Have to Ride a Tricycle and Juggle?'

    UFC welterweight Mike Pyle has won four straight bouts in the Octagon, but ask fans if they know the name and most will respond with head scratching...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 year ago 3,747 reads 16 comments