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  1. Conor McGregor has elaborate baptism party for baby Conor Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | UPI

    The bash occurred this weekend at Luttrellstown Castle in Dublin and included family, friends, fireworks and much more, according to TMZ Sports. The MMA fighter posted several pictures of the swanky get together.


  2. Demi Lovato open to dating a man or womanRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | The London Free Press

    ... reports People.com. The 25-year-old has largely been single since ending her months-long romance with mixed martial arts fighter Guilherme Vasconcelos earlier this year, although she was photographed holding hands with Los Angeles-based DJ Lauren ...


  3. UFC Fight Night 118 card: Oskar Piechota vs Jonathan Wilson previewRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | MMA Mania

    Ultimate Fighting Championship Middleweight up-and-comers Oskar Piechota and Jonathan Wilson will throw down this Saturday at UFC Fight Night 118 inside Ergo Arena in Gdansk, Poland. In the opening fight of Fight Pass' main card, Piechota will fill the role of local favorite.


  4. Khabib wants Ferguson at UFC 219: 'I want to take everything back'Read the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | BloodyElbow

    It will be almost one year since Khabib Nurmagomedov last saw action in the UFC. And through all his uncertainties due to health issues, he is now determined to make up for lost time.


  5. UFC Fight Night 118: Cerrone vs. Till fight a perfect bit of matchmakingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sporting News

    It isn't often when the UFC hits the nail on the head with a fight, but Donald Cerrone vs. Darren Till couldn't be any more perfect. This weekend's UFC Fight Night 118 main-event pairing of Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone and Darren Till is a perfect piece of matchmaking and the kind of fight the UFC needs to make with much more regularity going forward if it hopes to unearth new stars and inject new life into stale championship chases.


  6. UFC on FOX 26: Lawler vs. dos Anjos fight cardRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BloodyElbow

    The penultimate UFC event of 2017 is a FOX card at the Bell MTS Place in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Short of adding a title fight on here, this figures to be a terrific card on paper.


  7. Khabib Nurmagomedov Trying to Block Conor McGregor vs. Tony FergusonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MMA Weekly

    ... but he's not the people's champion." Nurmagomedov has somewhat of a point, as McGregor hasn't fought mixed martial arts in nearly a year, when he won the lightweight title. He was also the featherweight champion and never defended the title in that ...


  8. Derrick Lewis recounts 'really crying' after back injury took him off UFC 216 last minuteRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Derrick Lewis was looking like he might be on the edge of breaking through to stardom leading into UFC 216. The heavyweight took time off from training to pluck numerous strangers from the waters of Houston following Hurricane Harvey, and a win over former champ Fabricio Werdum would have solidified him in the highest echelons of his division.


  9. Dana White Lays Out a Path to Conor McGregor vs. Georges St-PierreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MMA Weekly

    In the age of the "money fight," it's tough to avoid the possibility of a showdown between cash cow Conor McGregor and former pay-per-view king Georges St-Pierre . McGregor has stated numerous times that he's on board with the biggest fights that the UFC could offer him and he's already competed in three different weight divisions since joining the promotion.


  10. Malignaggi: Haymon, Dana White Spoke About McGregor FightRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    Former two division world champion Paulie Malignaggi has revealed that his adviser, Al Haymon, reached out to UFC President Dana White to discuss the possibility of a boxing match with MMA superstar Conor McGregor. McGregor made his professional boxing debut back in August, in massive pay-per-view clash against Floyd Mayweather Jr. at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.


  11. In This Corner Podcast: Jermell Charlo and the state of junior middleweightsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    In this episode: Brian Campbell talks with WBC 154-pound champion Jermell Charlo about his first-round knockout of Erickson Lubin, where he ranks among the pound-for-pound best, and whether he's willing to face former stablemate Erislandy Lara in a unification fight. Plus, Rafe Bartholomew drops by to recap a trio of junior middleweight title bouts and take a snapshot at who is the best fighter and what's the best matchup to make at 154 pounds.


  12. Kevin Lee picks Tony Ferguson to beat Conor McGregor in UFC title...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    It's been a rough couple of weeks for Kevin Lee, as not only did "The Motown Phenom" come up short in his bid to win the interim Lightweight title against Tony Ferguson at UFC 216, but getting there was a battle in and of itself. If going through a brutal weight cut wasn't enough, Lee was also battling a staph infection a week before fight night.


  13. Ian McCall to fight in Rizin bantamweight grand prix on Dec. 29Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MMAFighting.com

    A week after being released by the UFC, Ian McCall 's next fight will be in "The Land of the Rising Sun." On Monday, Japanese promotion Rizin announced that the perennial flyweight contender will be moving up to 135 pounds to compete in their bantamweight grand prix that continues on Dec. 29 at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan.


  14. Khabib Nurmagomedov calls for McGregor vs. Diaz 3, wants Tony Ferguson fight at UFC 219Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MMAFighting.com

    Finally healthy and back to training, the undefeated Dagestani lightweight appeared Monday on The MMA Hour and revealed that there is an "80 percent" chance he makes his long-awaited return on Dec. 30 at UFC 219 in Las Vegas, Nev. And despite the UFC lightweight title picture currently being muddled by two belts, Nurmagomedov has his sights set squarely on Tony Ferguson - the UFC's new interim lightweight champion - rather than the UFC's reigning 155-pound king, Conor McGregor .


  15. John Gotti III, grandson of notorious mob boss, is making his pro MMA debutRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    Lincoln, Rhode Island will play host to an interesting pro MMA debut on October 27 when CES launches their 46th card. John Gotti III will face Johnny Adams in a welterweight bout at the Twin River Casino, an event that will air live on AXS TV.


  16. Injuries force major changes to Bellator 185's main cardRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Double G Sports

    The injury bug has bitten again, this time for Bellator. A few days before Bellator 185 takes place, injuries have resulted in a huge change for the main card.


  17. Bellator 185 loses David Rickels vs Brennan Ward fight due to injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    Bellator 185 "Mousasi vs. Shlemenko" heads to Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. on Oct. 20, 2017.


  18. Derrick Lewis was crying like a 'big-ass baby' after pulling out of UFC 216 with back injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MMAFighting.com

    One of the UFC's most successful heavyweights over the past two years, Derrick Lewis was just hoping for a chance to get back in the win column. Those hopes were dashed when back issues rendered him barely able to move just hours before he was supposed to step into the Octagon against Fabricio Werdum at UFC 216 .


  19. Ian McCall lands in RIZIN as Grand Prix wild cardRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    It looks like Ian McCall won't be needing that "blood money" after all. The former UFC flyweight contender recently asked for, and received, his release from the world's largest MMA promotion.


  20. Frankie Edgar Explains Why His Style Will Give Max Holloway Problems at UFC 218Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MMA Weekly

    From the moment Max Holloway landed the final punch to finish Jose Aldo in June to become featherweight champion, Frankie Edgar was waiting to get the first shot at the new king of the division. Edgar has long been considered one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world after reigning as lightweight champion and then dropping down to 145-pounds where he's been unbeatable outside of two fights against Aldo.