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Pic: Reebok Have Made Yet Another Huge Error

Meet ‘Anderson Aldo’, Reebok’s latest silly UFC mistake and surely the best fighter hybrid of all time. In what was supposed to be the newest release of Anderson Silva apparel, Reebok’s UFC clothing department have made yet another grave error. The latest Anderson ‘The Spider’ Silva tee actually looks superb except for one problem – they’ve only gone and called him Anderson Aldo …

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VIDEO: The MMA Debuts Of The UFC’s Biggest Stars

A fantastic new YouTube video compiles highlights from the MMA debuts of some of the sports biggest stars. Over the last few days, several videos of Ronda Rousey’s earliest MMA exploits have been garnering attention online. The material was published some years ago, but with the UFC women’s bantamweight champion ascending to superstar status in recent times those videos have …

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Anderson Silva Blames Sexual Performance Enhancement Medication For Positive Drug Test

Anderson Silva is set to appear at a Nevada State Athletic Commission hearing in the coming days, and his legal team are expected to claim that his positive drug test results were tainted. According to Brazilian MMA media outlet, Combate, the former UFC light-heavyweight champion’s lawyers will argue that a drug he was taking to enhance sexual performance was responsible. That’s …

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MMA Vs Boxing: A Brief History Of Crossover Clashes

Seamus Raftery examines the history of crossover clashes between boxers and mixed martial artists. Conor McGregor is the most headline hogging athlete in the world today. This week, he has been all over the news due to the chaos surrounding UFC 189. Yesterday, he was grabbing the limelight for a different reason, however. Whilst a guest on, American chat show, …

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MMA: When Taunting Goes Wrong

Well this is our favourite video in quite a while. There is something about a fighter saying “come and hit me” and subsequently getting decked that is as pleasing as someone leaning back on their chair and falling off. Someone kicking a bee hive and getting stung, someone throwing a brick at a car and getting…well, you’ll have to watch …

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UFC And The War On Drugs

MMA and it’s crown jewel, the UFC will struggle to be taken seriously as a sport unless it can win it’s war on drugs.   In what should be an exciting time for mixed martial arts fans, attention has been taken away from mouth watering fights and the gaze has been fixated on top level athletes testing positive for performance …

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Anderson Silva AND Nick Diaz Fail Drug Tests

It’s been a tough 2015 for the UFC, with a number of high-profile fighters failing drug tests. However, things have gone from bad to worse this morning as it was revealed that both Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz have also been up to no good. The revelation was first publicised on Twitter and on SevereMMA, a popular MMA website, who reported the …

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UFC 183: The Spider Is Back

It was a peculiar scene in the MGM Grand at about 5.35am GMT as one of the most fearsome killers MMA has even seen dropped to the mat and began sobbing uncontrollably. As he was set up for all week, Anderson the Spider Silva was victorious in the main event of UFC183 against Nick Diaz last night.   And who …

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Tuesday Takedown: UFC 179, Bellator 130

The Tuesday Takedown takes a look back at some of the biggest bouts and the biggest talking points from both Bellator 130 and UFC 179.  There’s only one place to start really and that is in Brazil as Jose Aldo (25-1) successfully defended his featherweight belt against Chad Mendes (16-2) in a very entertaining scrap. The second meeting between Aldo …

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Chael Sonnen ’s Top Ten Most Memorable Quotes

Chael Sonnen recently announced his retirement from MMA after a 17 year professional fight career. Over the years the former three-time UFC title challenger has had many memorable moments both inside and outside the famous octagon. He is regarded by many fans as one of the best trash talkers the fight game has seen. With that being said here are some …

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Anderson Silva: The Road To Recovery

There must be something in the water down in Brazil, as the greatest of all time Anderson Silva is well on the road to a full recovery after he snapped his leg in the highly anticipated rematch with Chris Weidman at UFC 168. It’s been just over five months since Silva was defeated in December and all the talk has …

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