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UFC signs Eddie Alvarez, fights Donald Cerrone at UFC 178

Tuesday was a busy day for Eddie Alvarez.

First, the lightweight standout was granted his release from Bellator, forfeiting the championship belt he earned back in his rematch with Michael Chandler last November and becoming a free agent. 986 more words

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MMA fighter accused of beating ex-girlfriend won't contest transfer back to Vegas

LAS VEGAS – War Machine, a mixed martial arts fighter accused of brutally beating his porn star ex-girlfriend in Las Vegas and fleeing to the Los Angeles area, told a California judge he won’t contest his transfer in custody back to Nevada. 295 more words

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Warrant issued for MMA fighter accused of attacking ex-girlfriend in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS – Police are looking for a mixed martial arts fighter and porn actor after his girlfriend posted graphic photos of her swollen and beaten face online and said the man, known as War Machine, beat her and a friend so severely that she feared for her life. 538 more words

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UFC champion Jon Jones injures leg; title fight with Daniel Cormier moved to Jan. 3

LAS VEGAS — UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has injured his leg, forcing the postponement of his title fight with Daniel Cormier to Jan. 3. 105 more words

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UFC 178 Q&A at Club Nokia

UFC 178 is less than two months away and the powers-that-be are hyping the fight up with a number of media events around the country. Fighters Jon Jones, Daniel Cormier, Conor McGregor, and Dustin Poirier spent some time at Club Nokia in Los Angeles for a Q&A session with the fans. 28 more words

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UFC 178: Jones-Cormier Drama Overshadowing Tremendous Matchup

All anyone is talking about right now in regards to the upcoming light heavyweight title fight between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier at UFC 178 is… 853 more words

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Raphael Assuncao to fight Bryan Carraway in Halifax on UFC televised card

TORONTO — Third-ranked bantamweight contender Raphael Assuncao will take on No. 8 Bryan Caraway on the UFC’s televised card in Halifax in October.

The Oct. 4 show at the Metro Centre will also feature a women’s strawweight bout between newcomers Paige VanZant and Kailin Curran. 108 more words

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