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UFC fighter, domestic violence victim blasts Greg Hardy contract: ‘There’s no punishment’

UFC fighter and domestic violence victim Jessica-Rose Clark sounded off on Dana White’s decision to award Greg Hardy a UFC contract.

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Ex-NFL DE Greg Hardy earns UFC developmental contract after 57-second knockout

The embattled athlete made his successful pro debut on Dana White’s "Tuesday Night Contender Series" when he demolished fellow former NFL player Austen Lane in just 57 seconds.

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UFC 225: Robert Whittaker survives a pair of knockdowns to win split decision vs. Yoel Romero

Unlike their UFC 213 fight that was more of a high-powered chess match, the rematch was packed with fireworks and saw both fighters have their moments.

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Colby Covington bullies Rafael dos Anjos to secure interim UFC welterweight title

Covington’s strategy was a simple, but deliberate one. He refused to give dos Anjos space to operate and sought to utilize his wrestling to smother his opponent.

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Mike Jackson punishes former pro wrestler CM Punk at UFC 225

CM Punk’s second try in the UFC went better than his first, but was a reminder that the former pro wrestler has a long way to go before he can be considered worthy of competing in the Octagon.

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UFC’s Andrea Lee issues second apology over husband’s Nazi tattoos

UFC’s Andrea Lee has issued a second, more thoughtful apology about her husband’s Nazi tattoos.

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Report: Nick Diaz arrested on domestic violence charges in Las Vegas

MMA fighter Nate Diaz has been arrested after an alleged domestic violence incident.

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Victims of domestic abuse ask the UFC to reconsider allowing Greg Hardy to compete

All signs point to a very high profile stint with the UFC, but Hardy’s troubled past raises several red flags for a promotion that has previously cut fighters for domestic violence incidents.

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Floyd Mayweather edges Conor McGregor in ESPN’s World Fame 100

Just like their record-breaking showdown, Floyd Mayweather has once again come out on top vs. Conor McGregor.

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Kamaru Usman stuffs Demian Maia’s takedowns, wins eighth straight in UFC by a wide margin

Kamaru Usman may just have put together the most unnoticed eight-fight winning streak in UFC history.

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Raquel Pennington supports corner’s decision to keep fighting in UFC 224 beating vs. Amanda Nunes

Raquel Pennington fully supported her corner’s decision to compel her to keep fighting at UFC 224 despite the bloody beating she suffered.

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UFC 224: Amanda Nunes pummels Raquel Pennington to defend bantamweight title in 5th-round TKO

Amanda Nunes left Raquel Pennington bloodied and battered Saturday for a TKO win to defend her bantamweight title at UFC 224.

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UFC 224: Vitor Belfort retires after taking massive KO kick to the head from Lyoto Machida

Vitor Belfort announced his retirement on Saturday after taking a vicious knockout blow from fellow Brazilian Lyoto Machida in Rio de Janiero.

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UFC 224: Horrific eye injury ends night early for Russia’s Sultan Aliev

Don’t scroll down on this post if the thought of a swollen, bloodied gruesome eye injury suffered during a UFC fight doesn’t appeal to you.

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Report: UFC champ Rose Namajunas emphatically rejected Conor McGregor’s apology for UFC 223 meltdown

Conor McGregor reportedly tried to apologize for his UFC 223 rampage to champion fighter Rose Namajunas, who was having none of it.

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Nate Diaz vs. Georges St-Pierre targeted for UFC 227

UFC president Dana White made the announcement on the "UFC Unfiltered" podcast that the promotion was hard at work looking to lock in St-Pierre vs. Diaz for UFC 227 on Aug. 4 in Los Angeles.

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