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After two-year suspension Chael Sonnen leaves UFC, returns to MMA with Bellator

LOS ANGELES — Chael Sonnen is coming back to the cage, and he’s doing it with Bellator MMA.

Sonnen will return to mixed martial arts with Ultimate Fighting Championship’s biggest competitor, the veteran fighter told The Associated Press on Thursday night. 579 more words


UFC champion Miocic keeps title with stunning home knockout of Overeem, Punk pounded by Gall in debut

CLEVELAND — Stipe Miocic climbed to the top of the octagon and threw his legs over its sides, straddling the cage like he was riding a horse. 841 more words


Punk’s failed debut overshadows UFC 203 highlights

On a night where multiple intriguing possibilities across various divisions emerged, most people simply want to bicker about CM Punk stepping into the Octagon and getting choked out in less than half a round. 550 more words


Keyboard Kimura Podcast: UFC 203 Recap with Miocic, Punk & More

After saying the show was going on hiatus for a couple of weeks, UFC 203 was too chaotic and crazy to not address so ESK and Patrick Cwiklinski are back with a surprise recap edition of the Keyboard Kimura Podcast. 141 more words


UFC 203: 10 Things We Learned Last Night


Stipe Miocic retained the UFC heavyweight title with a first-round knockout win over Alistair Overeem in what was a bonkers 4:27 of action. 2,370 more words


Overeem targets heavyweight title against hometown hero Miocic at UFC 203

Stipe Miocic plans on celebrating his first Ultimate Fighting Championship title defence with 20,000 of his closest hometown friends.

But until he beats No. 3-ranked challenger Alistair Overeem and has his hand raised, he insists his focus will be only on the 750-square-feet of the octagon, and not the 20,000-plus fans surrounding the cage who have sold out the Quicken Loans Arena to support their fellow Cleveland native. 580 more words


In a familiar building, the journey from WWE to UFC is complete for Phil 'CM Punk' Brooks

As he counts down on the final hours before his long-awaited Ultimate Fighting Championship debut, the sense of symmetry isn’t lost on Phil Brooks — the man known worldwide as former World Wrestling Entertainment star CM Punk. 1,411 more words