Combate 15 Will Feature Rodrigo Vargas vs. Danny Ramirez From Mexico City

By Dana Becker Combate Americas returns to Mexico City for Combate 15, as Rodrigo Vargas takes on Danny Ramirez in the main event. The card will go down June 30 at 10 p.m. ET from the Azteca America. “Since we brought the Combate Americas live event series to Mexico for the first time in January,” Combate Americas CEO […]

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Bellator NYC: Sonnen vs. Silva Will Air in Select Movie Theaters

By Dana Becker Fans unable to get to Madison Square Garden for Bellator NYC: Sonnen vs. Silva can still experience the event in a different atmosphere as select movie theaters around the U.S. will air the card. Fathom Events will help broadcast the June 24 pay-per-view from New York City in over 350 select movie theaters. Tickets can […]

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De La Hoya warns fans off Conor-Floyd ‘circus’

De La Hoya warns fans off Conor-Floyd ‘circus’

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Ben Askren on Agilan Thani: ‘I Don’t Think He’s at my Level’

By Fernando Quiles Jr. Ben Askren doesn’t believe Agilan Thani poses much of a threat to his ONE welterweight title. Askren defends his championship against Thani inside the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore. The bout takes place tomorrow (May 26). It’ll be “Funky’s” second ONE title defense. Recently, Askren told MMAFighting.com that there’s a skill gap between himself and Thani: […]

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Matt Brown on Coaching: ‘I Don’t Feel Like I’ve Taken a Day Off’

By Fernando Quiles Jr. When Matt Brown isn’t competing, he’s enjoying his time coaching other fighters. Brown has had quite the mixed martial arts (MMA) career. There was a point when “The Immortal” was written off by many. Then something clicked. Brown went on a seven-fight winning streak and even found himself in a title eliminator. When it’s all […]

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Stipe Miocic Feels He’d ‘Surprise a Lot of People’ in Boxing Match With Anthony Joshua

By Fernando Quiles Jr. Stipe Miocic isn’t counting himself out in a boxing match-up with WBA, IBF and IBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua. Ever since talks of a super fight between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather began heating up, many mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters have been looking to cash in. Boxers have also shown interest in competing on […]

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Kendall Grove-John Salter Scheduled for Bellator 181 This July

By Dana Becker Kendall Grove will make his eighth appearance inside the Bellator cage this summer, taking on John Salter at Bellator 181. Grove (23-16) had won two straight before falling to former champion Alexander Shlemenko last October. Overall, he is 4-3 since signing with Bellator in 2013. Salter (13-3) has won all three of his fights with […]

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