UFC’s Werdum fined for boomerang assault

Brazilian UFC fighter Fabricio Werdum has been fined for hitting a rival in the neck with a boomerang outside a Sydney hotel.

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Floyd-Conor: 4.3M domestic PPV buys, $600M

The August fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor generated 4.3 million domestic pay-per-view buys and more than $600 million in revenue, Showtime said Thursday, ranking it second behind Mayweather’s 2015 win over Manny Pacquiao.

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UFC’s Mike Perry speaks about childhood, prison and turning life around

Mike Perry, a top UFC welterweight contender, spoke to ESPN about his troubled past and how he changed it for the better through mixed martial arts.

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Sources: Machida-Anders to top UFC in Brazil

Lyoto Machida will face Eryk Anders in a middleweight fight to headline UFC Fight Night on Feb. 3 in Brazil, sources confirmed to ESPN on Thursday.

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Blackbelts for Butterflies brings jiu-jitsu community together to bring light to the darkness of Sandy Hook

Rich McKeegan’s son was born on the same morning as the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary. Through his love of jiu-jitsu, and the support of hundreds, McKeegan and Blackbelts for Butterflies honor the memory of Dylan Hockley through special needs causes.

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Black Belts for Butterflies brings jiu-jitsu community together to bring light to the darkness of Sandy Hook

Rich McKeegan’s son was born on the same morning as the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary. Through his love of jiu-jitsu, and the support of hundreds, McKeegan and Black Belts for Butterflies honor the memory of Dylan Hockley through special needs causes.

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My life as a fighter: Glover Teixeira

Light heavyweight Glover Teixeira will fight for the 33rd time in his professional MMA career on Saturday against Misha Cirkunov. Teixeira speaks with ESPN about his career to this point and what motivates him to keep pushing for a UFC title shot.

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