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Daniel Cormier on Jon Jones “I’m gonna take him down”

Jon Jones may want to go up to heavyweight for a challenge, but it looks like a heavyweight may be coming for him already. With the dilemma that come upon the light heavyweight division after an injury to Dan Henderson, Daniel Cormier has offered his services to help clear up the division. He proposes that …

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Frankie Edgar says that Jose Aldo “was an easy call to answer”

With all the drama over Jon Jones and UFC 151, many people started calling the validity of who was truly a fighter. One fighter that you will never have to question heart or intent about is Frankie Edgar. Only two months removed from his five round war with Benson Henderson and he will be fighting …

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Coker: ‘Rousey wants to fight again before possible Cyborg bout’

The dream match-up between female bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey and former featherweight champ Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Justino is looking to be more plausible as of late. Recent rumors that the two have agreed to the bout were backed up by Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker hinting at the likelihood of the match-up, as Justino prepares to returns …

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Rousimar Palhares vs Hector Lombard set for UFC on FX 6

Two of the stockiest fighters at middleweight are set for the main event of UFC on FX 6. Rousimar Palhares will take on former Bellator middleweight champion Hector Lombard in the night’s main event. UFC on FX 6 takes place on December 15 at a yet to be determined Australia arena. The card will contain …

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UFC 151 Cancellation loses over $40 million for parties involved

With UFC 151′s cancellation now in the aftermath stages, the financial deficit from the cards fallout are now becoming apparent. Regardless of who’s at fault for the lost card, the damage has been done to all involved parties. During a recent interview on UFC Tonight, UFC President Dana White admitted that the UFC lost $ 2 …

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Tim Boetsch vs. Chris Weidman set for UFC 155

The UFC continues to pack on to the UFC 155 card, which will finish out 2012 on Dec. 29 in the promotions backyard of Las Vegas. It has been verified by the organization to CagedInsier.com that Tim Boetsch will take on Chris Weidman on the card in a possible contenders match. Currently the card stands …

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Jones to Hendo: “Shut up and be grateful you dodged a bullet”

What started off as a match-up between two competitors with respect for each other, has now evolved into an all out grudge match. The latest comments from Jones in the Toronto Sun have made it apparent that the champ is still hoping to inflict damage to his injured opponent Dan Henderson upon return. “I haven’t …

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Mayhem Miller facing vandalism charges after arrest

What a bizarre story it was, and it’s still not over. Last month, former UFC fighter Jason “Mayhem” Miller was arrested for breaking into Mission Hills Church in Mission Viejo, getting naked and wreaking havoc on it. The police claim he threw books everywhere, broke photos, and also allegedly sprayed a fire extinguisher throughout the …

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Ortiz: ‘Jones stabbed me in the back after I stood up for him’

Add another one to the list of enemies standing against current light heavyweight champ Jon Jones. The latest cause of  drama started from comments in an interview with Jones in regards to parallels being drawn between himself and the former ‘villain’ of the UFC, Tito Ortiz. “I do everything they ask me to do, I …

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Open tryouts for TUF 17 cast

Do you have what it takes to be the next ultimate fighter? Well, if you think you do, here’s the chance. The UFC is holding open tryouts for the cast of “The Ultimate Fighter 17,” this September 17th in Las Vegas, Nevada. TUF 17 is expected to debut on FX in early 2013, no coaches …

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