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WE SPOKE LIKE MEN’: KHARITONOV SHOWS REMARKABLE RECOVERY AFTER BRUTAL ATTACK BY UFC FIGHTER YANDIEV AS PAIR END FEUD

WE SPOKE LIKE MEN’: KHARITONOV SHOWS REMARKABLE RECOVERY AFTER BRUTAL ATTACK BY UFC FIGHTER YANDIEV AS PAIR END FEUD

The bitter feud between Russian MMA fighters Sergey Kharitonov and Adam Yandiev appears to be over after the pair made a very public show of reconciliation in Moscow on Tuesday. After being discharged from hospital on Monday – where he had remained for 10 days following a brutal attack by Yandiev, allegedly over unpaid debts – Bellator MMA veteran Kharitonov appeared at a specially ar..

25/11/2020
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KHABIB NURMAGOMEDOV & JON JONES REACT TO P4P RANKINGS

KHABIB NURMAGOMEDOV & JON JONES REACT TO P4P RANKINGS

When the new UFC rankings were released yesterday, Khabib Nurmagomedov was ranked the #1 pound-for-pound fighter in the world. He unseated Jon Jones for the spot. Both Khabib and Jones have reacted to the change atop the rankings. “Not everyone can retire at their peak but I know that in a year, two or five, I’d have to face that decision again,” Khabib said upon returning..

04/11/2020
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 THAI FIGHT: BEGINS RESULTS. SAENCHAI vs GANJI

THAI FIGHT: BEGINS RESULTS. SAENCHAI vs GANJI

Thai Fight: Begins takes place at Central Plaza West Gate in Bang Yai, Nonthaburi Province, Thailand on Saturday, October 17. In the main event Saenchai faces off Esmail Ganji. The rest of ten-fight card features a series of bouts in Muay Thai and Kard Chuek, where rope is used around hand and forearm instead of the boxing gloves. The fight fans can watch Saenchai vs Ganji here: ..

19/10/2020
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KHABIB WON'T DO ‘TUF’ WITH CONOR MCGREGOR: NOT ‘EVEN IF THEY GIVE ME $5 BILLION’

KHABIB WON'T DO ‘TUF’ WITH CONOR MCGREGOR: NOT ‘EVEN IF THEY GIVE ME $5 BILLION’

Khabib Nurmagomedov has no interest in a reality TV gig opposite Conor McGregor. The reigning lightweight champion confirmed a recent statement made by his manager, Ali Abdelaziz, that he vetoed the possibility of coaching a season of “The Ultimate Fighter” against the Irish superstar. "'The Ultimate Fighter' with him is good attention for him," Nurmagomedov tol..

13/10/2020
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KHABIB NURMAGOMEDOV EXPLAINS STRATEGY TO BEAT JUSTIN GAETHJE

KHABIB NURMAGOMEDOV EXPLAINS STRATEGY TO BEAT JUSTIN GAETHJE

Through 28 fights and 28 victories, Khabib Nurmagomedov has rarely tried to hide the strategy he plans to use to dismantle and otherwise dominate his competition and that’s not going to change ahead of his next title defense at UFC 254. On that night, the undefeated UFC lightweight champion will seek to unify his title with the interim belt currently held by Justin Gaethje after he punish..

06/10/2020
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WBC INTRODUCES SAFETY IN YOUTH MUAY THAI PROGRAM

WBC INTRODUCES SAFETY IN YOUTH MUAY THAI PROGRAM

Monday, September 28, 2020: The team at the WBC Muay Thai Youth Cares program, led by chairperson Jade Bhakdibhumi, held a ‘Safety in Youth Muay Thai workshop at Bangkok’s Khongsitta gym on Saturday, September 26. The Safety in Youth Muay Thai program was set up to offer young practitioners of the sport of Muay Thai an opportunity of understanding the serious risks involved when..

30/09/2020
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THAI FIGHT NEW NORMAL. All RESULTS. ALL VIDEO

THAI FIGHT NEW NORMAL. All RESULTS. ALL VIDEO

Thai Fight: New Normal presents nine bouts on Saturday, September 19 at MCC Hall The Mall Bangkapi in Bangkok, Thailand. In the main event Saenchai faces off Rodrigo Freitas. The rest of the card features a series of matchups in Muay Thai and Kard Chuek, where rope is used around hand and forearm instead of the boxing gloves. Video of all fight: Get Thai Fight: New Normal results below. ..

21/09/2020
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UFC FIGHT NIGHT 176 BONUSES: OVINCE ST. PREUX POCKETS $50K FOR VICIOUS KO VICTORY

UFC FIGHT NIGHT 176 BONUSES: OVINCE ST. PREUX POCKETS $50K FOR VICIOUS KO VICTORY

Alistair Overeem def. Augusto Sakai R5 0:26 via TKO (Elbows and Punches) UFC Fight Night 176   Ovince St. Preux’s “Knockout of the Year” contender made him $50,000 richer on Saturday night. St. Preux received a $50,000 “Performance of the Night” award for a second-round finish of Alonzo Menifield in the UFC Fight Night 176 co-headliner at th..

07/09/2020
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ALEKSANDAR RAKIC WILLING TO PROVE TITLE SHOT WORTHINESS TO UFC WITH FIVE-ROUND FIGHT

ALEKSANDAR RAKIC WILLING TO PROVE TITLE SHOT WORTHINESS TO UFC WITH FIVE-ROUND FIGHT

It wasn’t that type of performance that leaves a lasting imprint on the minds of those who witnessed it, but there’s no denying that Aleksandar Rakic was in complete control against Anthony Smith in the UFC Fight Night 175 headliner. The Austrian contender utilized leg kicks, positional dominance and ground-and-pound to cruise to a clear-cut unaniomus decision over the former li..

31/08/2020
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UFC 252: STIPE MIOCIC vs DANIEL CORMIER 3 – COUNTDOWN (VIDEO)

UFC 252: STIPE MIOCIC vs DANIEL CORMIER 3 – COUNTDOWN (VIDEO)

The reigning two-time heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and former two-division titleholder Daniel Cormier square off in the trilogy fight on the top of UFC 252 live on pay-per-view on August 16 (AEST). The Countdown video, anticipating the bout hit the stream today, and you can watch it up top. The Full Episode is available here. ..

11/08/2020
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ONE-HANDED MUAY THAI FIGHTER JAKE PEACOCK

ONE-HANDED MUAY THAI FIGHTER JAKE PEACOCK

Jake Peacock  won his Lion Fight debut  in August 2019 spectacular fashion, stopping American welterweight John Garcia with a head kick. The 26-year-old Peacock earned a standing ovation from the crowd at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino when he felled Garcia (0-1-0) at 2:34 of the first round on the undercard of Lion Fight 57. Peacock was born without a right hand or ..

20/07/2020
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WORLD_SIAMSTADIUM RETURN ON THE 10TH IN BANGKOK

WORLD_SIAMSTADIUM RETURN ON THE 10TH IN BANGKOK

The Friday Night Petchyindee Muaymanwansuk show on True4U have found a stadium to host their fights. @world_siamstadium will host the shows return on the 10th of July 2020 and are scheduled for the weeks after as well. Here are the fights that are scheduled to take place at the @world_siamstadium :   (10/07/2020) 1. (CP-Meiji Tournament) Chutong Kiatchatchai vs Wangprai BankEuro (118..

29/06/2020
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NEUNGSIAM FAIRTEX TELLS HIS STORY (VIDEO)

NEUNGSIAM FAIRTEX TELLS HIS STORY (VIDEO)

Former Lumpinee stadium champion: Neungsiam Fairtex tells his story of how he came to the renowned camp, his fight with Saenchai and what it means coming to America. Naruepol Fairtex, a heralded international Muay Thai fighter, discusses the difficulties of living and fighting in America, the importance of Mr. Wong and more. Learn more about the sport and its history: ..

22/06/2020
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MANAGER F. EMELIANENKO ACCUSED FINKELSTEIN OF STEALING MONEY FEDOR

MANAGER F. EMELIANENKO ACCUSED FINKELSTEIN OF STEALING MONEY FEDOR

Jerry Millen, the Manager of the famous Russian fighter of MMA Fedor Emelianenko, explained why, in his opinion, the athlete has stopped cooperation with a promoter Vadim Finkelstein. In 2009, Emelianenko had a fight with Andrei Orlovsky. The Russians got for bout $ 300 thousand, and his opponent $ 1.5 million. “I do not remember how Fedor got, but I’m sure Vadim Finkelstein has sto..

15/06/2020
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NOVEMBER RULING EXPECTED IN ENFUSION LAWSUIT AGAINST BADR HARI

NOVEMBER RULING EXPECTED IN ENFUSION LAWSUIT AGAINST BADR HARI

A Belgian judge is expected to make a ruling in November regarding a breach of contract claim by Enfusion against popular Moroccan fighter Badr Hari. The story was first reported by Dutch publication Algemeen Dagblad (AD). After serving time in prison for assault in 2017, former convict Hari returned to GLORY and faced Hesdy Gerges in March 2018. Enfusion claims Hari had already signed a con..

09/06/2020
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JON JONES SAYS HE'LL RELINQUISH UFC LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT BELT

JON JONES SAYS HE'LL RELINQUISH UFC LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT BELT

One of the UFC's greatest champions appears set to give up his title. Jon Jones, the longtime UFC light heavyweight champ, tweeted Sunday that he plans to relinquish the belt and take time off from the Octagon. And sources told ESPN's Ariel Helwani that Jones is serious and that is his real stance. "To the light heavyweight title Veni, vidi, vici," Jones wrote on Twitter, a..

01/06/2020
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DANA WHITE CONFIRMS HENRY CEJUDO RETIRED, PETR YAN vs. JOSE ALDO TARGETED FOR VACANT BANTAMWEIGHT TITLE

DANA WHITE CONFIRMS HENRY CEJUDO RETIRED, PETR YAN vs. JOSE ALDO TARGETED FOR VACANT BANTAMWEIGHT TITLE

Dana White confirms Henry Cejudo retired, Petr Yan vs. Jose Aldo targeted for vacant bantamweight title Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo could challenge Petr Yan for the bantamweight title left vacant by Henry Cejudo. UFC President Dana White announced the potential bout on Wednesday during an episode of ESPN’s Sports Center, adding there isn’t an immediate timeline or..

28/05/2020
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UFC BANTAMWEIGHT TITLE VACANT FOLLOWING HENRY CEJUDO’S RETIREMENT

UFC BANTAMWEIGHT TITLE VACANT FOLLOWING HENRY CEJUDO’S RETIREMENT

It appears that the Ultimate Fighting Championship is taking Henry Cejudo at his word. The UFC bantamweight title is now vacant after Cejudo announced his retirement at UFC 249. Promotion officials initially confirmed the news to MMAFighting.com. Cejudo was removed from the 135-pound rankings on UFC.com over the weekend. Cejudo defeated Dominick Cruz by second-round technical knockout in the..

26/05/2020
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LEADING BRITISH K-1 RULES CHAMPIONSHIP ANNOUNCED IT WILL HOLD A BIG TOURNAMENT

LEADING BRITISH K-1 RULES CHAMPIONSHIP ANNOUNCED IT WILL HOLD A BIG TOURNAMENT

Leading British K-1 Rules promotion Superfightseries Championship announced it will hold a big tournament at the Dunstable Conference Centre near Luton on 5 December. Eight of the UK’s top fighters will compete in a single night eight-man GP to be fought at a weight limit of 75 kg (165.34 lbs). The winner will be crowned SFS Super Grand Prix Champion and earns the SFS GP Title belt and..

18/05/2020
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GLORY LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPION SITTHICHAI SITSONGPEENONG SIGNED WITH ONE

GLORY LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPION SITTHICHAI SITSONGPEENONG SIGNED WITH ONE

Two fighters with notable careers in the GLORY Kickboxing organisation have signed contracts with rising Asian promotion ONE Championship. Former GLORY Lightweight Champion Sitthichai Sitsongpeenong signed with ONE. The news was announced on Twitter earlier today. Yesterday, former WGP Champion and GLORY Heavyweight Title challenger Guto Inocente announced he was heading to ONE in a story on..

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