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Pundit Arena MMA Awards 2018: Fighter Of The Year

In this edition of our end-of-year awards, we’ll be crowning the fighter who achieved more within the world of mixed martial arts than any of their peers. UFC 232 is now behind us and as expected, there were more than enough major talking points to be found to have a pretty impressive effect on our end-of-year awards. And while there …

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Watch: Michael Chiesa Kimuras Carlos Condit With One Arm

UFC welterweight debutant Michael Chiesa took to his new home in emphatic fashion, submitting the former interim champion Carlos Condit at UFC 232. Chiesa has found his name in the headlines for reasons outside of fighting recently due to his ongoing lawsuit against the former two-weight world champion Conor McGregor. And while the incident that saw Chiesa lose out on …

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Watch: Ryan Hall Scores Submission Of The Year Contender On BJ Penn

Brazilian jiu-jitsu wizard Ryan Hall managed to hand the legendary BJ Penn the first submission loss of his career with a phenomenal imanari roll. The imanari roll was a technique frequently used by the Ultimate Fighter winner during his time on the reality TV show and tonight, he used it perfectly to set himself up for the fight-ending heel-hook submission. Penn, in …

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White And Jones React To Cormier Relinquishing 205lb. Title

Daniel Cormier decided to walk before he was pushed. Last night saw DC give up the light heavyweight championship before he was due to be stripped of it. The winner of tonight’s UFC 232 main event between Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson will crown a new 205lb. champion, despite Cormier having defended the belt in January of this year, something …

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Daniel Cormier Gives Up UFC Light Heavyweight Title

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The double champ is no more. In reality, Daniel Cormier was due to be stripped of the 205lb. belt he won against ‘Rumble’ Johnson in 2015 (and temporarily lost in 2017). The main event of UFC 232, now in California, is due to see one of Jon Jones or Alexander Gustafsson crowned the new champion of the light heavyweight division, …

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Watch: Cyborg & Nunes Face Off Ahead Of Gargantuan UFC 232 Clash

Cristiane Justino and Amanda Nunes faced off for the penultimate time ahead of tomorrow’s women’s featherweight showdown in the UFC 232 co-main event. I think it’s fair to say that the title of ‘G.O.A.T of women’s MMA’ is up for grabs tomorrow night as the champion of the UFC bantamweight division attempts to become the first female dual-weight champion in …

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Seven Future UFC Title-Contenders To Watch Out For

Get to know some of the UFC fighters who could well be one or two fights away from finding themselves within their division’s upper echelons. Gregor Gillespie – 155lbs – (12-0) UFC record: 5-0 Gregor ‘The Gift’ Gillespie really is a handful at 155lbs. Unbeaten over twelve fights, this guy is a tenacious a fighter as you will ever see …

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The Jon Jones Drug-Test: What Everyone Is Saying

Before you make your mind up on the recent news that Jon Jones had another irregularity in his pre-fight drug-test, read what those close to the story. The original story can be read here. Massive Controversy As Jon Jones’ Comeback Moved From Vegas To LA Jones sent out the following video via his official Instagram followed by a series of …

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Watch: Cris Cyborg Batters Yana Kunitskaya At UFC 222

As Cris Cyborg gears up for the third defense of her UFC featherweight title at UFC 232, relives one of her most destructive performances to date. The power that Cristiane Justino brings to the table makes her by far and away the most feared fighter in mixed martial arts today. The fact that the UFC built a women’s featherweight division …

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