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Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson Retires After UFC 210 Main Event

Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson made a shocking announcement after losing to Daniel Cormier in their light heavyweight title clash at UFC 210. Heading into the bout, Johnson was the bookies’ favourite having finished his last three opponents via KO since losing to Cormier back in May of 2015. However, the fight didn’t go according to Johnson’s plan after he was submitted …

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Daniel Cormier Lets Loose On ‘Cheater’ Jon Jones

Thanks to the ‘Embedded’ cameras, we all got to witness that awful moment last July when UFC president Dana White informed Daniel Cormier that bitter rival Jon Jones had been pulled from their scheduled bout at UFC 200 only a couple of days in advance of showtime due to a failed drug test. After weeks of intense training, Cormier’s chance …

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Daniel Cormier Compares Conor McGregor To WWE Legend

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Conor McGregor has shown very little respect toward the superstars of the WWE in recent months. During a UFC 202 media conference call back in August, McGregor said that most members of the professional wrestling organisation’s roster were “messed up pussies”. A backlash ensued, but this only served to spur the Irishman on, and he took to social media to …

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Donald Cerrone Is Picking A Major Upset At UFC 200 And Plans To Put His Money Where His Mouth Is

It’s a testament to just how good a fighter Anderson Silva was in his prime that MMA fans have so enthusiastically embraced him as Jon Jones’ replacement at UFC 200. Since ‘The Spider’ was slotted into the spot opposite UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier on Thursday, certain salient facts and statistics have scarcely been mentioned. At 41, Silva is well …

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The Two Faces Of Jon Jones – The Millennial’s Mike Tyson

On Wednesday evening I wrote an article for Pundit Arena (which I subsequently pulled), outlining why I thought it was a good thing that Jon Jones was no longer pretending to be something he wasn’t, and had embraced the real him; flawed, egotistical, belittling, arrogant. All unlikeable character traits, but at least he wasn’t being fake. By Thursday morning, I realised that …

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Jon Jones Takes A Pop At Daniel Cormier Over Recent Training Video

Jon Jones recently described his ongoing feud with Daniel Cormier as “childish”, but the former UFC light-heavyweight champion and current interim titleholder seems to take great pleasure in the immature bickering all the same. We saw yet more proof of that fact on Friday, when Cormier gave fans a little glimpse into the final stages of his preparation for the …

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Daniel Cormier Ridicules The Punching Power Of Jon Jones

UFC light-heavyweight kingpin  in the Daniel Cormier has earned the right to be considered something of an expert on the topic of punching power.  On his journey to the pinnacle of the 205lb division, D.C has faced some of the games most heavy-handed and terrifyingly explosive punchers. Cormier played the matador to the ill-intentions of Dan Henderson back in March …

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Video: Promotion For UFC 200 Is Well Under Way

The first episode of the UFC 200 tour has been released, and it includes Frankie Edgar, Jose Aldo, Cain Velasquez, Travis Browne, Amanda Nunes, Miesha Tate and  new headliners Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier. UFC Embedded has become an integral part of the build up to big UFC PPV cards and it gives us a remarkable insight into life behind the …

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Jon Jones Vs Daniel Cormier 2 Looking A Real Possibility For UFC 200 Main Event

The story of Conor McGregor’s ‘retirement’, the UFC’s decision to pull him from their massive July 9th card, and their subsequent scramble to find a new main event has completely eclipsed the redemptive tale of Jon Jones. It seems, however, that these two stories are approaching an intersection. Following Jones’ victory over Ovince St. Preux in Las Vegas on Saturday …

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UFC 197: Predictions Part 2

Demetrious Johnson

In the famous words of UFC announcer Bruce Buffer “IT’S TIIIIME!”. UFC 197 is upon us and with two of the greatest fighters in UFC history headlining and co-headlining, the event it is sure to be one to be remembered. It also begins the countdown to UFC 200 as the title fights are coming thick and fast over the next …

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Is There Going To Be Three Title Fights At UFC 200?

Taking place at the brand new T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, UFC 200 is looking likely to break every record in the UFC. With 10 fights including two title fights confirmed, neither going to be the Main Event and possibly not even the co-Main Event, how are the UFC planning on fitting so many five round fights on one card …

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