1. Danica Patrick: Sprint Cup Rookie Gives NASCAR, Daytona 500 Breath of Fresh Air

    Danica Patrick didn't make any waves at the Daytona 500 , remaining cautious on the way to an eighth-place finish. With speeds at times approaching 200 mph, sometimes that's a good thing...

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  2. Ronda Rousey, Liz Carmouche and the Upset That Nearly Rocked UFC's World

    Ronda Rousey was in wholly unfamiliar waters. After completely dominating six professional mixed martial arts fights, Rousey faced the bitter taste of adversity for the first time...

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  3. UFC 157 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Ronda Rousey vs. Liz Carmouche

    It was a historic night in Anaheim, as Ronda Rousey and Liz Carmouche became the first women to compete in the UFC Octagon. It was a milestone that didn't escape notice...

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  4. UFC 157 Results: Ronda Rousey Solidifies Status on World's Biggest Stage

    The Honda Center in Los Angeles was packed to the brim with thousands of fans, all of them cheering wildly as UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey officially ascended to the top of the sport with her armbar win over Liz Carmouche...

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  5. Silver Screen Ambitions: Will UFC 157 Star Ronda Rousey End Up in the Movies?

    Ronda Rousey isn't always the most beautiful woman in every room she walks into. But she's in the conversation...

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  6. Ronda Rousey Breaks the Glass Ceiling: The Birth of UFC's First Female Superstar

    Ronda Rousey is a fighter. It started at birth, as the umbilical cord tried to choke the life out of her...

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  7. Will Danica Patrick's Daytona 500 Pole Change Her Perception Around NASCAR?

    As 2012's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series came to a close, Danica Patrick had little to show for her inaugural stint among the word's very best stock car racers. In 10 races, she managed a grand total of zero finishes in the top 10...

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  8. Blonde Ambition: A Sneak Peak at the HBO Real Sports Ronda Rousey UFC Exclusive

    Women have been a part of the cage fighting movement for more than a decade, trading leather and hugs across the nation and the world...

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  9. WWE Raw Results and Report Card 2/18: Grading the Rock, Cena and the New Belt

    WrestleMania is just 48 days away. Seven weeks, minus a day, until the rematch of last year's biggest bout, the Rock versus John Cena ...

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  10. WWE Elimination Chamber 2013 Results: The Real Winners and Losers

    Wedged between the Royal Rumble and WrestleMania, the Elimination Chamber is constantly battling for fans' attention, money and energy. Every fan knows that the two biggest shows of the year are going to deliver...

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  11. UFC Bantamweight Mega-Bout Brewing: Renan Barao vs. Dominick Cruz

    Dominick Cruz was antsy as Renan "Barao" Pegado entered the Octagon and defended his interim UFC bantamweight title. Sitting on the set back in Los Angeles, broadcasting live on Fuel TV, Cruz was shadow boxing throughout the four-round fight...

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  12. UFC on Fuel 7 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from McDonald vs. Barao

    It was thought that the UFC's first fight card in England since 2011 would be an afternoon of exciting matchups. In our official predictions piece , I only envisioned one of the main-card bouts going to the scorecards...

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  13. UFC President Dana White Can't Make Up His Mind About Testosterone Replacement

    This column reflects the opinion of the author. There is a battle brewing in the world of mixed martial arts. On one side is the president of the sport's most influential promotion, a man who is never afraid to speak his mind...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about almost 2 years ago 9,574 reads 48 comments

  14. UFC on Fuel 7: Bleacher Report MMA Main Card Staff Predictions

    The UFC is back in jolly old England, where Wembley Arena plays host to the first-ever championship fight on Fuel TV. Sure, Renan "Barao" Pedago is just the interim bantamweight champ, but who are we to quibble? A title fight is a title fight...

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  15. Bellator 89 Results: Eduardo Dantas and the Real Winners and Losers on Spike TV

    Most training partners want no part of fighting the same men they work with day in and day out. How can you trust someone to give you their all in the gym if the specter of competition ...

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  16. Former WWE and TNA Champion Kurt Angle: Olympics Shocker, Wes Brisco and More

    Wrestling, arguably the world's oldest sport and an Olympic staple, was dropped from the Olympic Games in a decision that shocked the sports world...

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  17. Milo of Croton, Alexander Karelin and the Tragic Demise of Olympic Wrestling

    Some competitions are primal—sport in the purest sense. They transcend culture, religion and geography. They hit us in our core, speak to our very soul. They are natural and intuitive...

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  18. WWE Raw Results and Report Card 2/11/13: Grading the Rock, Cena, and CM Punk

    The WWE was in Nashville for the final Raw before the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view this weekend. Traditionally this "go home" show prior to the big event is the most important when it comes to selling casual fans on parting with their $44...

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  19. Legal No Holds Barred: The UFC Takes on New York in a Battle for MMA's Future

    The UFC is facing the fight of the company's life this Wednesday in U.S. District Court Judge Kimba Wood's Pearl Street courtroom, leading a group of plaintiffs contesting a 1997 ...

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  20. Bellator 88 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Shlemenko vs. Falcao

    It's going to be hard to replace Hector Lombard, the beloved Bellator middleweight champion who parted ways with the promotion to join the UFC last year...

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  21. Forrest Griffin's Sexy Valentine's Gift and the Rest of the Day on MMA Twitter

    UFC President Dana White loves Twitter. Is it any wonder then that his fighters love it too? Especially when the company hands out cash money for the athletes who do it best...

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  22. The Late Ronda Rousey, Kennedy's Bloody Sheets and the Best of MMA Twitter

    A fighter's life is a daily grind. We only see them during fight week, when they are either competing and super focused or just hanging out, signing autographs, and partying their butts off in Las Vegas...

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  23. Fight Tweets: Porn Stars, Chael on Rankings Snub and the Best of MMA on Twitter

    You'd think that it might be tough to fill a daily post about the ins and outs of the MMA twitter world...

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  24. WWE Raw Results and Report Card 2/4/13: Grading Brock Lesnar and CM Punk

    After a strong January, the WWE's post-Royal Rumble momentum came a crashing halt in Atlanta with a mediocre edition of Monday Night Raw. For better or worse, it was the CM Punk show...

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  25. Fight Tweets: Forrest Paid Not to Write and Today's Best MMA Tweets

    Most sports leagues have embraced the power of social media only tentatively, scared perhaps of even the slightest hint of negativity or controversy...

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