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Fighters Call On UFC To Fire Snoop Dogg After Expletive-Laden Rant On McGregor Defeat

Multiple UFC fighters are calling on the promotion to fire rapper Snoop Dogg from his position as a commentator for the Dana White Tuesday Night Contenders Series after he launched an expletive-laden diatribe in the direction of Conor McGregor following the Irishman’s defeat to Floyd Mayweather Jr. “50 and 0 n****. The motherf***ing champ, n****,” yelled Snoop in an Instagram …

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Fighter Of The Week: Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson

In this edition of Pundit Arena’s ‘Fighter Of The Week’, we’ll be taking a closer look at the man who is scheduled to appear in this weekend’s UFC 209 main event, Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson. There has always been a certain air of inevitability about Stephen Thompson’s title aspirations. On the back of a decorated career as a kickboxer, he made the switch …

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Cody Garbrandt & TJ Dillashaw Unveil Exciting Ultimate Fighter Coaching Teams

If you weren’t already looking forward to the upcoming season of the Ultimate Fighter, featuring fierce rivals TJ Dillashaw and Cody Garbrandt, then perhaps this latest announcement might tickle your fancy. Former Team Alpha Male teammates Dillashaw and Garbrandt are set to take opposing coaching roles on this year’s edition of the Ultimate Fighter and given the somewhat rocky history …

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Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone Wants To Fight Woodley For Welterweight Belt In March

After a year where champions have been dethroned and iconic stars have fallen, the stock of lightweight and welterweight-hopper Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone has never been higher, something he feels should earn him a title shot should he overcome his next challenge at the end of the month. Cerrone’s run in the welterweight division in 2016 saw him go 4-0 against …

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Watch: Matt Brown Ready To Expose ‘Bully’ Cerrone

TORONTO, CANADA - DECEMBER 09: (L-R) Opponents Donald Cerrone and Matt Brown face off during the UFC 206 weigh-in inside the Air Canada Centre on December 9, 2016 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Matt Brown pulls no punches when discussing how he feels about Donald Cerrone. MMA fan favourites “The Immortal” (20-15-0) and “Cowboy” (31-7-0) squared off in an intense staredown prior to their fight on Saturday night in Toronto. The MMA Hour’s Ariel Helwani captured the moment when both men took to the stage. Cerrone, kitted out in his trademark cowboy hat and slick …

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Why UFC 206 Is Easily The Most Slept-On Card Of The Year

TORONTO, CANADA - DECEMBER 07: Max Holloway speaks to the media inside Massey Hall on December 7, 2016 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Brandon Magnus/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

It’s amazing to think that it has been just over 3 weeks since Conor McGregor stole the UFC’s lightweight title away from Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205. It was both an amazing performance from the Irishman and an immeasurably monumental night for the sport. For many, it reached a peak that will more than likely not be touched again in …

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Quartet Of Intriguing Welterweight Clashes Added To UFC 207 Card

UFC 207, which is headlined by the return of Ronda Rousey and her women’s bantamweight title fight with Amanda Nunes, is beginning to take shape. The card looked pretty bare a couple of days ago, with only Rousey vs Nunes and a welterweight bout between Mike Pyle and Alex Garcia adorning the official UFC 207 event page. However, an onslaught …

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Matt Brown Has No Plans To Retire Just Yet Despite Suffering Concussion Scare Last Year

UFC Welterweight Matt Brown has revealed the extent of the trauma he went through with concussion following his unanimous decision loss to Johnny Hendricks at UFC 185 in March of last year. Brown would lose the fight via unanimous decision with the 35-year-old revealing that he thought the arena was “spinning during the fight” and that he struggled with memory loss and speech …

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Watch: An Amazing Liver Kick TKO Was Among The Highlights Of UFC 201

The agony of that… Jake Ellenberger entered his bout with the “Immortal” Matt Brown as a +250 underdog. To you and I, that is 5/2 outsider in a two-horse race. But, if there was ever a sport in which anything can happen, it’s MMA. Truly incredibly quick finish by Jake Ellenberger #UFC201 pic.twitter.com/LfHjAJ37eb — SportsPlanet™ (@SportPlanet_) July 31, 2016 Within three …

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Matt Brown Allegedly Attacked By Former Coach Following UFC 198 Defeat

As if wearing Demian Maia like a tight fitting jacket for 3 suffocating rounds and being strangled into submission before a crowd that was baying enthusiastically for your blood wasn’t enough, Matt Brown was forced to suffer a number of other indignities this weekend. The welterweight veteran drew the ire of Brazilian MMA fans by giving them a time-honoured gesture …

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