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Chris Weidman to defend title against Lyoto Machda at UFC 173 – Newsday

NewsdayThursday’s unanimous decision by the Nevada State Athletic Commission to ban the use of testosterone replacement therapy met positive response from most in the MMA world. And less than 24 hours later, the ruling has affected its first fight. Vitor Belfort …Lyoto Machida replaces Vitor Belfort, fights Weidman at UFC 173Cage PagesVideo: Vitor Belfort issues […]

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Dana White: Rousey’s next opponent unclear; Zingano, Davis favored over … – MMAjunkie.com

MMAjunkie.comLAS VEGAS – The UFC had a fight queued up for women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey immediately following her second title defense at UFC 168. But after her latest defense of the belt, her future is uncertain. Rousey (9-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) earned …Ronda Rousey sought body-shot TKO over Sara McMann all alongLas Vegas SunAfter […]

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Boxers and politicians stop fighting to support Cleveland Clinic brain injury study – The Plain Dealer

The Plain DealerWASHINGTON, D.C. – Rival politicians, boxers, and martial arts fighters stopped beating up on each other for roughly an hour on Tuesday to find common ground in support of a Cleveland Clinic study on head injuries. Representatives of competing boxing …MMA, boxing rivals unify to support head trauma research: ‘We owe it to […]

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Jose Aldo is UFC 169’s ‘Fighter to Watch’ in Newark – MMAmania.com

MMAmania.comUFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo could be on the brink of creating a “super” fight if he comes out victorious later tonight (Sat., Feb, 1, 2014) against Ricardo Lamas in his co-main match at UFC 169. No pressure … Tweet Share on Twitter Share …Father’s Cuban revolutionary roots inspire Ricardo Lamas in underdog roleFOXSports.comMMA: Dana […]

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Florian: Rousey & Tate’s rivalry is a beautiful thing for women’s MMA – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comI’ll be honest. I really wasn’t sold on the women’€™s UFC division when it was first announced. I enjoyed watching Gina Carano and Chris Cyborg compete but I wouldn’€™t say that I was a women’s MMA fan. I love seeing Usain Bolt sprint the 100m but I’m …Ronda Rousey playing villain could help women’s MMAUSA […]

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Anderson Silva recovering after surgery on broken leg – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLAS VEGAS – Anderson Silva remained in a Las Vegas hospital Sunday morning following successful surgery to repair a broken leg he suffered trying to regain the UFC’s middleweight title. During Saturday night’s fight, Silva (33-6 MMA, 16-2 UFC) threw a …Anderson Silva injury results in UFC middleweight title for Chris WeidmanFox NewsThinking about […]

Lisbeth Salander: A 21st Century Heroine

For whatever reason – maybe I am in need of a mental break – I’ve spent the last few evenings watching The Girl With The Dragon Tatoo. It’s based on a series of books I’ve not read called Millennium trilogy, and by an author I’d not heard of: Stieg Larsson. The first of the three […]