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Tweet: USADA Has Been All Over Brock Lesnar Since His Return

It’s in an athlete’s best interest to remain well hydrated at all times, but Brock Lesnar is going to have to consume a lot more water than most if he hopes to continue meeting USADA’s near constant demand for his urine. The former heavyweight champion’s impending return to competition following a five year hiatus was officially announced during the UFC …

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Report: UFC 200 Loses Intriguing Middleweight Match-Up

During the UFC Fight Night 89 broadcast on Saturday night, it was announced that the middleweight contest between Gegard Mousasi and Derek Brunson which was scheduled for UFC 200 would air as part of the Fight Pass prelims on July 9th. As rumored, Mousasi-Brunson will air on the UFC 200 fight pass prelims, it was just confirmed on the broadcast. …

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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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Here’s Why Conor McGregor Wasn’t In Jose Aldo’s Biopic

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - DECEMBER 12: (L-R) Conor McGregor of Ireland leg checks Jose Aldo of Brazil in their featherweight championship bout during the UFC 194 event inside MGM Grand Garden Arena on December 12, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

The Jose Aldo biopic ‘Mais Forte que o Mundo’ (Stronger Than the World) is to hit theaters in Brazil on June 16 and one brash and influential figure from the Brazilian’s past has failed to make the final cut. Originally scheduled for release in December 2015, the film was delayed following Aldo’s 13-second knockout loss to Conor McGregor at UFC …

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Mark Hunt Incandescent Over Brock Lesnar’s USADA Exemption

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 20: Mark Hunt prepares for battle in his against Frank Mir during their UFC Heavyweight Bout at UFC Brisbane on March 20, 2016 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images)

Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar will make his return to the octagon at UFC 200 this July, but challenger Mark Hunt isn’t happy with the special attention the current WWE star is receiving. Fighters who come out of retirement and resume competitive fighting are subject to testing from the United States Anti-Doping Agency. This policy is to stop fighters …

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Dana White Addresses MMA Journalist Ariel Helwani’s ‘Lifetime Ban’

The removal of renowned MMA journalist Ariel Helwani from UFC 199 on Saturday night ruffled a few feathers, but UFC president Dana White is standing his ground on the decision. Helwani, along with photo journalist Esther Lin and videographer E. Casey Leydon, were shown the door before the Rockhold/Bisping main event shortly after Helwani broke the news of Brock Lesnar’s return and …

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Conor McGregor To Feature In ESPN The Magazine’s ‘Body Issue’

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor will follow in the footsteps of other prominent MMA fighters by appearing in ESPN The Magazine’s ‘Body Issue’ this coming July. ESPN announced the news on Monday, with the full list of 20 athletes to be revealed on June 20th before the annual edition hits shelves on July 8th, one day before the landmark UFC 200. …

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Replacement For Chris Weidman In UFC 199 Main Event Finally Confirmed

On Tuesday evening, the news was confirmed that Chris Weidman had withdrawn from the UFC 199 main event due to injury… The rumour first broke on Tuesday evening as Talk MMA claimed that the former middleweight champion was injured and would not be participating at the June the 4th event. Top MMA journalist Ariel Helwani later confirmed the rumour before …

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