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Dillon Danis’ Next Matchup Has Officially Been Signed

Grappling whizz-kid Dillon Danis has already found himself a new opponent following his Submission Underground 4 loss to Jake Shields last weekend. Danis, despite his young years and relative inexperience, has found himself to be among the most talked about up-and-comers in mixed martial arts this year. His connections to the UFC’s lightweight champion Conor McGregor have, of course, not …

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Watch: Our First Look At Dillon Danis In Full-Bellator Gear

SBG Ireland’s Brazilian jiu-jitsu whiz-kid Dillon Danis has made his first appearance in the Bellator colours, taking part in a photoshoot we can only assume is to mark his arrival in the promotion. Dillon Danis, despite being an untested 0-0 fighter, has found himself in the headlines very frequently of late. Of course, his correspondence with the sport of mixed …

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After His Win Over Dan Henderson At Submission Underground, Everyone Wants Jon Jones

LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 03: Light heavyweight champion Jon Jones waits in a timeout as he defends his title against Daniel Cormier during the UFC 182 event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on January 3, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jones retained his title by unanimous decision. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)

After submitting Dan Henderson with an arm-triangle at Submission Underground 2 earlier this month, former UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones challenged old foe Chael Sonnen, the promoter of the event, to a grappling match. It seemed like a set up and Sonnen appeared to accept the challenge on the spot, saying, “I will see you January 29th.” However, Sonnen has …

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Diaz Teammate Jake Shields: “Overrated, Overhyped Conor McGregor Would Be A Really Easy Fight For Me”

Speaking to The Mirror ahead of a grappling contest in England, Jake Shields shared his lingering frustrations after his heated back-and-forth with Conor McGregor. The fleeting 10 day build up to Conor McGregor’s confrontation with Nate Diaz at UFC 196 last month nonetheless offered up some vitriolic sentiment which is already fueling the scheduled rematch at UFC 200 in July. Conor …

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If Conor McGregor Runs His Mouth At Me Again There Will Be Consequences – Jake Shields

Though the promotion of the Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz welterweight showdown was brief, it was most certainly thorough and exciting. The two fighter’s personalities blended in a way that conjured up major interest in the short-notice bout and the intense trash-talk that was a feature of every media event preceding the show was exhilarating enough to erase the memory …

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Video: Shocking Scenes As MMA Fighter Continues To Attack Opponent After Referee Stops The Fight

MMA promotion World Series of Fighting hosted a quality card in Phoenix, Arizona, last night, but it was somewhat tarnished by a disgraceful display of unsportsmanlike conduct from Vagab Vagabov. The Russian middleweight finished his American opponent, Brian Grinnell, with a vicious volley of strikes against the fence in the second round. However, after the referee intervened to stop the …

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