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Amanda Nunes wanted fight at featherweight at UFC 245; Germaine de Randamie refused

(Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube)Amanda Nunes's UFC 245 championship fight against Germaine de Randamie will be at bantamweight (135 pounds). Nunes says that she wanted to fight the previous featherweight champion, de Randamie, at 145 pounds.That makes sense, as her...

Dos Santos vs. Blaydes and Edgar vs. Sandhagen top UFC fight card in January

It's a little later in the year than usual, but the following year's UFC schedule is finally starting to gather some form.While the fight promotion typically has several dates announced for the upcoming year this late in the current...

Carlos Condit’s UFC return derailed by injury

Former UFC interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit hasn't fought in nearly a year. Now, his scheduled return at UFC on ESPN 7 on Dec. 7 has been derailed.His record awash in losses over the past few years, Condit had...

Despite loss, Greg Hardy proved he belongs in the UFC

Fans often bring up Michael Jordan’s baseball statistics as a way of mocking him. In 1994 at the peak of his powers as the greatest NBA player of his time (and, perhaps, of all-time), Jordan retired and signed with...

Gilbert Melendez released from the UFC following 1-6 run with the promotion

Gilbert Melendez’s run with the UFC has come to an end.The former lightweight title contender was released from the promotion just recently following a fifth loss in a row in his most recent performance against Arnold Allen in July. Melendez’s...

Nick Diaz willing to fight again, lashes out at Jorge Masvidal

The Jorge Masvidal vs. the Diaz Brothers story has been all over the map since Masvidal took a doctor's stoppage victory over Nate Diaz in the UFC 244 main event. Now, older brother Nick sounds like he might be...

Nick Diaz aiming for 2020 return to fight Jorge Masvidal

Nick Diaz hasn’t fought in the UFC for nearly five years, but he’s finally ready to make a comeback. He’s already identified who he’d like to face in his return to the Octagon: Jorge Masvidal.In an interview with ESPN’s...

MMA fighter takes down aggressive Trump protester at flag waving ceremony

Mixed martial arts pioneer Tara LaRosa took down and restrained an angry protester, who bit her on the chest, at a flag waving gathering in North Portland on Sunday.LaRosa was part of a group of demonstrators waving flags in...

Khabib Nurmagomedov confirms Tony Ferguson negotiation; outlines Conor McGregor rematch

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov recently confirmed that he is indeed in negotiations to fight Tony Ferguson when he returns to the Octagon. He also confirmed that there is a route to a Conor McGregor rematch. There are stumbling blocks...

‘Alexander Volkanovski is the next cupcake’ (UFC 245 video)

(Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube)Max Holloway and Alexander Volkanovski are both extremely confident headed into their UFC 245 featherweight title showdown.Volkanovski has been waiting a long time to get a crack at the Hawaiian and believes he knows how to...

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