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Daniel Cormier’s Inspirational Struggle to Get to the Top

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Brock Lesnar v Daniel Cormier: a depressing product of UFC’s entertainment era

Brock Lesnar confronts Daniel Cormier after his UFC heavyweight championship fight. Curtis “Razor” Blaydes cut loose after UFC 226’s main event on Saturday night. “Tired of all the politics,” Blaydes tweeted.

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Brock Lesnar Back in USADA Drug-Testing Pool, Could Return to UFC in January

One of the biggest names to ever fight in the UFC appears to be getting ready for his comeback as the U. S. Anti-Doping Agency confirmed to MMA Junkie that Brock Lesnar re-entered the drug-testing pool on July 3.

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Brock Lesnar Back in USADA Program, Eligible to Return in January 2019

Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar has officially re-entered the drug testing program from USADA to begin his process to return to fighting. USADA officials confirmed the news in a statement sent out on Monday. "After receiving notice of…

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WBC Boxing Champion to Defend Title in ONE: Kingdom of Heroes Headliner

ONE: Kingdom of Heroes is set for the Impact Arena in Bangkok on Oct. 6. The card will be headlined by a world title boxing match with Srisaket Sor Rungvisai set to defend his WBC super flyweight belt against an as yet undisclosed opponent. All the fig…

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Volkan Oezdemir Finally Clear of Felony Battery Charge

Volkan Oezdemir’s court case related to an alleged bar fight that was believed to have taken place in August of 2017 has finally reached a resolution.  Oezdemir’s fight schedule has been rather unstable this year, as he battled a charge of felony battery with great bodily harm in Broward County

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Dana White and Daniel Cormier Discuss: Who is the UFC GOAT?

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Anthony Pettis Wants a Top 5 Fighter

(Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube) After defeating Michael Chiesa at UFC 226 on Saturday, Anthony Pettis doesn’t want to slow down. He wants to get his mojo back and bring “Showtime” back to the world title.  Chiesa missed weight ahead of their UFC 226 showdown, but Pettis accepted

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Dana White on Brock Lesnar Returning and Steroid Testing

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Stipe Miocic Makes No Excuses, Focused on Fatherhood Next

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UFC 226: Brock Lesnar will challenge new heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier next but is the match-up blurring the lines of MMA and WWE ?   

There is a creativity in fight sport promotion that blurs the lines. Fighters fight. They promote, too. The best can fight and promote.  As UFC 226 drew to a close we experienced a moment in which UFC met WWE in large strides.  Brock Lesnar thumping th…

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Dana White: Ngannou’s Ego is Out of Control, ‘I had some personal encounters with him’

(Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube) UFC president Dana White believes he knows why Francis Ngannou had such a poor performance at UFC 226… It was his ego. TRENDING > Daniel Cormier Says Yes to a Clean Brock Lesnar, but Not Necessarily for Jon …

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Stipe Miocic Takes Home Top Payday Despite Loss to Daniel Cormier at UFC 226

Daniel Cormier may not have topped the list when it came to the UFC 226 fighter salaries, but he’ll surely cash in on becoming only the second fighter in UFC history to hold two divisional titles simultaneously. Cormier was guaranteed a flat $500,000 f…

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UFC 226: Dual champion Daniel Cormier in the conversation for greatest fighter ever

Most would say it’s Jon Jones, who twice defeated Cormier, though one of them was overturned. Others would argue for St-Pierre or flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson. Cormier, though, is in that conversation after Saturday night.

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Daniel Cormier’s KO of Stipe Miocic Earns Him Second Belt and a Bonus

UFC president Dana White announced the fighter bonuses stemming from UFC 226 during the event’s post-fight press conference on Saturday following the event at T-Mobile Arena. The fight promotion opted to give out four Performance of the Night bonuses and not name any bout as Fight of the Night.

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Brock Lesnar and Daniel Cormier Nearly Come to Blows at UFC 226

Rumors have been swirling for weeks that WWE Universal Champion Brock Lesnar wants to make a trip back to the Octagon. He added fuel to the speculative fire on Saturday night by making the rounds cageside at UFC 226 in las Vegas, but then turned the fi…

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