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Jose Aldo admits he cried while watching his biopic

Jose Aldo got a bit choked up seeing his life portrayed on the big screen.

Watch One of Heavyweight MMA’s Greatest Fights Ever: Fedor Emelianenko vs. Mirko ‘Cro Cop’

Re-live one of the greatest matches in the history of Pride Fighting Championships as Fedor Emelianenko takes on Mirko Cro Cop.

Cub Swanson vs. Tatsuya Kawajiri targeted for UFC Fight Night in Utah

A featherweight fight between Cub Swanson and Tatusya Kawajiri is in the works for later this year.

Fight Night Ottawa Free Fight: Stephen Thompson Knocks Out Robert Whittaker

Stephen Thompson earned his fourth UFC victory against Robert Whittaker in spectacular fashion. Catch his upcoming fight in the main event of Fight Night Ottawa.

Kron Gracie set to face MMA veteran Hideo Tokoro in Rizin event in September

Kron Gracie will be returning to MMA competition against Hideo Tokoro at a Rizin FF event in September.

UFC 200 Free Fight: Miesha Tate Chokes Out Holly Holm

Relive one of the greatest fights in women's bantamweight history as Miesha Tate meets Holly Holm at UFC 196. "Cupcake" puts her title on the line for the first time at UFC 200.

Rapper The Game Gets In Real Street Brawl, Beats Up Foe While Filming With One Hand — WATCH!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2zDdwSl_LDA The beef is very real between rappers The Game and 40 Glocc. In fact, things go so real that when The Game confro

VIDEO | Daniel Cormier tells the story about fighting his childhood bully | BJPenn.com UFC Fight News & Videos

It’s hard to believe that UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier was a victim of bullying. However, Cormier admits that there was one kid that he grew up with that made his life a living hell until he learned how to wrestle and took it to his peer. Cormier says that his fight with his...

The Early Look: Brock Lesnar vs. Mark Hunt at UFC 200

Next month the UFC features one of the most exciting and hard-to-predict match ups of 2016 as the former champion superstar returns to fight 'The Super Samoan.' Elias Cepeda examines the bout and gives his predictions.

Joe Rogan explains how Ronda Rousey set herself up to fail

Joe Rogan goes into detail on what he believes put Ronda Rousey in a position to get knocked out by Holly Holm last November.

Video: WSOF's Heun scores KO win at Muay Thai fight in Thailand

Watch World Series of Fighting competitor Jake "The Honey Bear" Heun score a TKO victory in his Muay Thai fight against Kiatchai at Bangla stadium on June 8,2016.

Conor McGregor hires BJJ star ahead of UFC 202

Conor McGregor has brought in BJJ standout Dillon Danis to help him prepare for his UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz.

UFC 200 Free Fight Video: Brock Lesnar Finishes Frank Mir at UFC 100

Brock Lesnar stepped into the Octagon against Frank Mir at UFC 100. Brock delivered some vicious ground and pound to finish off former champion and get the knockout.

WSOF 31: Josh Copeland won't be 'cuddly' with Blagoy Ivanov on June 17

World Series of Fighting (WSOF) 31: "Ivanov vs. Copeland" takes place June 17, 2016 at the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Conn. Main event fighter Josh "Cuddly Bear" Copeland talks about facing champ Blagoy Ivanov in the main event.

UFC Full Fight Download: Watch Eddie Alvarez Upset Anthony Pettis

Eddie Alvarez scored one of the most significant victories of his 12-year MMA career in January, when he notched an upset split decision over former UFC lightweight champ Anthony Pettis.

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THIS Female Beauty Beat A Male Pro-Fighter In Weekend MMA Action — WATCH!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Xntv86xmvQ This female MMA beauty took on the ultimate challenge when she agreed to face a male fighter... And she won!

The MMA Hour with Michael Bisping, Fedor Emelianenko, Dominick Cruz, Daniel Cormier, Rampage Jackson, Mark Hunt, Frankie Edgar, Josh Barnett, Jared Shaw

Monday's episode features Michael Bisping, Fedor Emelianenko, Dominick Cruz, Daniel Cormier, Rampage Jackson, Mark Hunt, Frankie Edgar, Josh Barnett, and Jared Shaw.

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Fedor Emelianenko says after his fight taking place this week, next may be in the UFC | BJPenn.com UFC Fight News & Videos

“I always wanted to fight for UFC and I would fight for UFC, but at this moment we’re looking at the deal and the deal has to satisfy both parties — them and my organization,” Emelianenko said. “Until there’s no friction, until we are 100 percent in terms of seeing eye-to-eye, we are all basically in limbo.”

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Brendan Schaub on Brock Lesnar fighting at UFC 200: 'Does no one think this is fishy?' | BJPenn.com UFC Fight News & Videos

“He (Lesnar) could have gotten off of them, and tailored off,” said Schaub (transcribed by MMA Mania ). “Now he can fight and be clean. So I’m retired and let’s say they want me to fight; I have to give the drug testing sanction, body a four-month heads up like, ‘Hey, I am thinking about fighting.’ They will be like ‘Okay, you have four months where we are going to test you and you got to be clean.’ He skipped all of that and now he only has four weeks where they can test him. Does no one think this is fishy? Hey man, you can’t do that! Mark Hunt should be able to take whatever he wants. Mark Hunt should come juiced to the gills and look like fucking Chong Li from Blood sport with traps from here to here. F**k you!”

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Bo Jackson says he has no clue who Brock Lesnar is

Jackson reached the pinnacle of two of America's biggest sports, football and baseball, on multiple levels. He's was an NFL pro bowler and MLB all-star, and won the Heisman trophy as a running back for the Auburn Tigers. He also took home a state championship in high school in the decathlon.

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Brock Lesnar will NOT be representing the USA at UFC 200 | BJPenn.com UFC Fight News & Videos

During last weekend’s UFC 199 event in Los Angeles, UFC officials announced that former heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar would be returning the octagon to fight on July’s stacked UFC 200 card.

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Sherdog’s Top 10: Best MMA Referees - Mark Matheny

Referee Mark Matheny takes a closer look. | Photo: Mike Fridley/Sherdog.com There may not be a more thankless job in the world of mixed martial arts than that of a referee. Mistakes are rarely forgotten, especially when they are associated with stopping a fight too soon or too late. Referees often walk the tightest of tightropes, as the slightest lapse in judgment can carry serious consequences in a sport where Monday morning quarterbacking runs rampant among fans, media and even the fighters themselves. The latest installment in the Sherdog Top 10 series shines the spotlight on the best referees in MMA. Watch 100+ Channels On Pluto TV HONORABLE MENTIONS: Matt Hume , Kevin MacDonald , Kenichi Serizawa , Yuji Shimada *** Top 10: Best MMA Referees 10. Mark Matheny Ohio-based Matheny might not be the most recognizable referee in the world, but he is clearly among the best. He’s pushing 60 and has been around MMA since the earliest days.

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Reasons to watch Fight Night Ottawa

When Stephen Thompson dismantled former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks in spectacular KO fashion, the title shot whispers began to permeate. But like most great championship stories, “Wonderboy” must overcome one final challenge to reach the top of the mountain for the chance at his storybook ending. And Rory MacDonald will be his toughest test to date. RELATED: Canada's finest: the 10 most impactful fighters out of Canada | Get your tickets for Fight Night Ottawa | Make your fantasy picks for this weekend | Get your MacDonald or Thompson official fight kit before the big fight When it comes to exciting fighters in the UFC, no two men or women fit the bill more than MacDonald and Thompson. Coming off one of the greatest title fights in MMA history, “The Red King” is more determined than ever to reclaim his No. 1 contender status. MacDonald fell to champion Robbie Lawler in a war for the ages, but a win against Wonderboy puts him right back at the front of the line for a rematch. With one of the most shocking domination jobs in recent memory, Thompson’s first-round finish against Hendricks made everybody in the MMA world take a step back and recognize.

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First Bio-Pic Viewing Brings Former UFC Champion Jose Aldo to Tears in Brazil

“Stronger than the World,” the bio-pic chronicling the life and career of former Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight titleholder Jose Aldo recently premiered in Brazil and included showings in Rio de Janeiro. Of the 12 local theaters screening the film, six were virtual sellouts, as journalists, MMA fighters and actors were all on hand, along with Aldo, his mother, Rocilene Soccoro Souza, and his wife, Viviane Oliveira. Aldo admitted he cried the first time he saw the film. “There’s no way not to cry,” he said. “It’s not only for me or fight fans. I think everybody will cry when they see the way story was told. It’s hard to describe the emotion of seeing the history of your life being shown to all your people. Soon, the UFC will bring it to American theaters. I thanked director Afonso Poyrat for all the care he took with the details.” The film does not take a route most would expect, forgoing some of Aldo’s career as a mixed martial artist and choosing instead to focus on his life story. It details his relationship with an alcoholic father who was his greatest hero at times and his biggest villain at others, the internal fight with his own demons, the time he spent cleaning toilets at the academy in order to train and the decision to shun powerful drug dealers when he moved into his own house in a slum.

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James Krause withdraws from The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale, UFC seeks new opponent for Ross Pearson

Krause has won back-to-back fights after a rough stretch that saw him go 1-3. He debuted in the UFC on short notice and won a double bonus with a third-round submission of Sam Stout at UFC 161, netting him a “Submission of the Night” and “Fight of the Night” bonus. But then he dropped fights to Bobby Green, Jorge Masvidal and Valmir Lazaro before rebounding with a submission of Daron Cruickshank and, most recently, a decision over Shane Campbell at February’s UFC Fight Night 83 in Pittsburgh.

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Video: Conor McGregor Hypes Up Irish National Team for Euro 2016 Campaign

Here is that rallying cry from @thenotoriousMMA to Ireland ahead of the start of #euro2016. We are here to take overhttps://t.co/wvOs5K8O4s — RTÉ Soccer (@RTEsoccer) June 13, 2016 Conor McGregor has issued a rallying cry for Ireland’s national soccer team. The UFC featherweight titleholder was featured in a video from Irish broadcaster RTE on Monday, offering words of support for his countrymen ahead of their UEFA Euro 2016 opening match against Sweden. “This is where we introduce the footballing world to the new Ireland,” said McGregor. “An Ireland that makes no apologies for its success, and no excuses for its failures.” Watch 100+ Channels On Pluto TV McGregor also repeated the words which have become his catchphrase during his UFC run. “Always remember: We are not here to take part; we are here to take over.” Ireland’s Wes Hoolahan gave his country the lead early in the second half of Monday’s game, but the match would end in a 1-1 draw after Ciaran Clark headed home an own-goal in the 72nd minute.

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Boxing: Heavyweight Titlist Deontay Wilder to Fight Chris Arreola on July 16

Unbeaten heavyweight knockout artist Deontay Wilder will be back in action next month, as he is set to defend his WBC title for the fourth time. Premier Boxing Champions on Monday announced that the “Bronze Bomber” will meet two-time title challenger Chris Arreola on July 16. The showdown will take place inside Legacy Arena in Birmingham, Alabama, and will be televised live on Fox. The PBC on Fox broadcast will begin at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. Wilder captured his title by dominating Bermane Stiverne over 12 rounds in January 2015, winning an impressive and lopsided unanimous decision. In 36 professional fights, Stiverne thus far is the only man that the Olympic bronze medalist has not knocked out. Wilder has vanquished his last three foes since winning the title, showcasing improved boxing skills and movement to coincide with his frightening power. In Arreola, Wilder meets a foe known for taking obscene amounts of punishment which, in turn, leads to exciting brawls inside the squared circle. It’s a far stretch from Alexander Povetkin, whom Wilder was supposed to meet on May 21 before the Russian failed a pre-fight drug screen.

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A look at Saturday's UFC Fight Night 89 lineup, MacDonald-Thompson headliner in Ottawa

It’s been six months since Sam Sicilia has set foot in the octagon, and he’s anxious to book a return. And if it’s going to take playing matchmaker to get a fight, Sicilia said he’ll take Dennis Siver at UFC Fight Night in Hamburg.

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Opinion: High Stakes in the Shadow of UFC 200

Editor’s note: The views and opinions expressed below are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Sherdog.com, its affiliates and sponsors or its parent company, Evolve Media. *** UFC 200 is big. It was big at conception, but now, a little less than a month away, it’s bigger than ever. A total of nine current or former Ultimate Fighting Championship titleholders will be fighting, alongside two former champions from other major organizations. Three more former title contenders and two “Ultimate Fighter” winners are also on the card. Of course, the core of the event lies in the three championship bouts it boasts, and the return of Brock Lesnar has been so widely covered that I need not say anything else about it. Yes, UFC 200 is big indeed. So large is its shadow that if you weren’t aware of the high-stakes headliner at UFC Fight Night “MacDonald vs. Thompson” on Saturday in Canada, I wouldn’t blame you. It’s important whenever the two top-ranked fighters in a division square off, but the significance of the Stephen Thompson - Rory MacDonald main event extends beyond their rankings.

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With Ali Act, a long battle for MMA's future is just beginning

“The Muhammad Ali Expansion Act will turn the current business model on its head for many promoters,” Magraken wrote in an email to MMAjunkie. “This will not be limited to the UFC, but also other professional MMA promoters such as Bellator MMA and WSOF, not to mention smaller regional promoters. Additionally this will impact other combat sports promoters such as GLORY and Lion Fight Promotions, Bellator Kickboxing and even professional grappling promoters.”

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The Bottom Line: Rory MacDonald’s Path Back

Editor’s note: The views and opinions expressed below are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Sherdog.com, its affiliates and sponsors or its parent company, Evolve Media. *** With the passing of the legendary Muhammad Ali, there was much discussion about the latter stages of his life when Parkinson’s disease took its terrible toll on the man. There isn’t definitive proof one way or another, but most believe the disease came as a result of his many years in the ring. Specifically, attention focuses on some of the most brutal fights of his career, against the likes of Joe Frazier and Larry Holmes. The “Thrilla in Manila” was such a grueling battle for Ali and Frazier that even in victory, it set up Ali for future peril. This is a common thread in the sport of boxing, where boxers will have singular fights that change the courses of their careers. Jermain Taylor appeared to be embarking on a special career when he ran into a buzzsaw that was Kelly Pavlik. After a vicious knockout loss to Pavlik, Taylor never appeared to be the same fighter.

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MMA Fighter Ivan Cole Found Dead; Reportedly Killed Himself Playing Russian Roulette

Former Bellator MMA and Legacy Fighting Championship talent Ivan Cole reportedly shot and killed himself in a Dallas apartment on Saturday. According to a post on CBS DFW’s Facebook page, Cole allegedly killed himself while playing Russian roulette. No further details regarding the incident were immediately available. A statement on the Dallas Police Department’s website confirms that Ivan Robert-Earnest Cole was found dead after officers responded to a shooting at the 13700 block of Montfort Drive at approximately 7:31 a.m. local time. Cole was 25 years old. Watch 100+ Channels On Pluto TV “The death of Mr. Cole will be classified as an unexplained death pending the results of the autopsy,” the statement read. A native of New Orleans, Cole compiled a 2-3 MMA record over the course of a career that began in 2012. He competed once for Legacy FC, losing a split decision to Evan Martinez in August 2012 and once for Bellator, suffering a first-round submission loss to George Pacurariu on March 27, 2015 in what turned out to be Cole’s last fight.

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Bellator 158 Update: Alex Reid vs. Manuel Garcia Added to July 16 Event in London

English middleweight Alex Reid will tangle with Spain’s Manuel Garcia next month as part of Bellator MMA ’s British debut. The three-round, 185-pound matchup was announced Monday by Atak Promotions, a company working with Bellator to promote the upcoming event. Reid, 40, has not stepped into the cage in more than three years and has competed in mixed martial arts only three times since 2007. “The Reidernator” began a professional kickboxing career in 2009 and compiled a record of 3-1 with one knockout. In 2010, Reid appeared on and won the British version of “Celebrity Big Brother.” Watch 100+ Channels On Pluto TV Reid has stated that he is fighting again because he is more than half a million dollars in debt and said he is “petrified about getting back in the ring.” Recently, imprisoned bank robber and onetime UFC fighter Lee Murray has reportedly expressed interest in fighting Reid. Garcia, 43, will enter the bout on a three-fight losing skid.

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Andre Pederneiras Sees Renan Barao Vying for UFC Featherweight Title Someday Soon

Nova Uniao frontman Andre Pederneiras foresees a bright future for Renan Barao in the Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight division. Barao made an unsuccessful debut at 145 pounds on May 29, as he lost a unanimous decision to Jeremy Stephens in the UFC Fight Night “Almeida vs. Garbrandt” co-main event at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. Upon landing back home in Rio de Janeiro, Pederneiras discussed the former bantamweight champion’s prospects in a new weight class. “Me and Jair Lourenco were expecting a tough fight against Stephens, and that’s what happened,” Pederneiras told Sherdog.com. “Barao had a great first round, lost the second and got close in the third round. It was a great restart for his career, and I truly believe in a few more years, he will be fighting for the belt.” Pederneiras scoffed at the idea of an eventual confrontation between Barao and Nova Uniao teammate Jose Aldo . The 29-year-old Aldo will face Frankie Edgar for the interim featherweight championship at UFC 200 on July 9.

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Bo Knows A Lot Of Things... But Bo Jackson Doesn’t Know Brock Lesnar

On the heels of Lesnar joinging the UFC’s ranks again , he proclaimed himself to be the “modern day Bo Jackson” due to competing in MMA and professional wrestling.

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We are Brendan and Bryan from The Fighter And The Kid podcast. Ask Us Anything! • /r/IAmA

Maybe but with Bryan's help you are selling out theaters. Only a very small handful of the all time greats have done MSG. It takes most comedians 15-20 years to get to sell out theaters (that's if they even make it that long), so the 1000 people shows you've been doing are a better analogy in my opinion. Not to take anything away from your hard work, but you got to jump that timeline because of your relationship with Bryan and your past success. He's doing the same thing, but assuming he's taking it seriously and working hard shouldn't we support his efforts?

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André Galvão ensina um arm-lock partindo da montada by @graciemagbr

Tetracampeão mundial de Jiu-Jitsu, André Galvão recebeu a equipe de Graciemag em 2006 e ensinou, com a ajuda de seu ex-companheiro de equipe Leozinho Vieira, um arm-lock partindo da montada.#BJJ #BrazilianJiuJitsu #JiuJitsu

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Cheap Seats: MacDonald-Thompson, Potential Bisping-Hendo 2 Discussion, Listener Calls - MMA Radio - Sherdog.com

Cheap Seats: MacDonald-Thompson, Potential Bisping-Hendo 2 Discussion, Listener Calls Jun 13, 2016

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Frankie Edgar's coach says 'The Answer' 'tested positive' by USADA | BJPenn.com UFC Fight News & Videos

Edgar’s coach Mark Henry startled a lot of fight fans with his message he posted on Instagram on Monday. Henry said, “Apologize to fans UFC 200 EDGAR vs ALDO fight MIGHT be OFF @frankieedgar was tested today by USADA and tested positive!! Substances found in blood – TOUGHNESS – SPEED – RESILIENCE – POWER – GRIT – HEART – DETERMINATION & IRON. Sorry again.”

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The day that BJJ idol Rickson Gracie recorded the television show Fight Quest by @gallerr

Fight Quest is a television show on the Discovery Channel that had a preview episode air on December 28, 2007 and began airing weekly on January 4, 2008. The show followed Jimmy Smith and Doug Anderson as they travel around the world learning different styles of martial arts, spending five days training with notable masters of the styles they are studying, before exhibiting what they have learned in a final demonstration and/or fight. Recordings with Rickson Gracie took place in February 2008 in Rio de Janeiro. The episode was the eighth of the first season.#BJJ #JiuJitsu #BrazilianJiuJitsu #GracieJiuJitsu #RicksonGracie

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Stephen 'Wonderboy' Thompson will 'demand' title shot with a win over Rory MacDonald

"To be honest, I really was disappointed," Thompson told FOX Sports. "After going out there and finishing Johny Hendricks, the former welterweight champion, a guy who has been 10 rounds with Robbie Lawler and the Robbie Lawler win being controversial and finishing him in the first round, I was kind of disappointed. I wanted that title shot. I was swearing that they would give it to me, but sometimes you've got to go out and prove it to the fans and the UFC that you're ready for it. There's only one guy in front of me now -- Rory MacDonald.

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What to Watch For: Bellator 156

They are former training partners whose chosen profession has made them enemies once again. The Bellator MMA bantamweight title will hang in the balance when champion Marcos Galvao meets challenger Eduardo Dantas in the Bellator 156 headliner on Friday at the Save Mart Center in Fresno, California. The Brazilians will front a four-fight main card that features a welterweight tilt pitting onetime Tachi Palace Fights titleholder Chidi Njokuani against Thiago Jambo Goncalves in the co-main event and a pair of middleweight battles, as Brandon Halsey faces John Salter and Chris Honeycutt confronts Mikkel Parlo . Galvao has rattled off four straight wins since his technical knockout loss to Dantas at Bellator 89 a little more than three years ago. The 33-year-old Long Island MMA rep last competed at Bellator 135 in March 2015, when he submitted Joe Warren with a second-round kneebar to capture gold at 135 pounds. It was the first submission victory of the multiple-time Brazilian jiu-jitsu world champion’s 24-fight MMA career.

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Michael Bisping: 'I want Dan Henderson' next

"He's still knocking people out, he's still looking good, but he's going to retire soon," Bisping said. "So I would love to get revenge on him before he retires. That is the only reason for wanting him next because soon he'll be retired and then after that he can stop using that logo of me unconscious with him floating above me. I know people are going to criticize me and say that's a cop out but for personal reasons, that one has haunted me for a long, long time.

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Brock Lesnar gives his opinion on Conor McGregor as UFC's biggest draw

Over his past few fights, McGregor has sold a huge number of pay-per-views, and he has no problem touting that he is the biggest draw in the sport. So now that Lesnar is coming back home to co-headline UFC 200 in July, how does he feel that McGregor is claiming the crown that he once held?

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Boxing Audio: Keith Thurman & Shawn Porter Host PBC on CBS Media Call

Keith Thurman and Shawn Porter hosted a media call to promote their June 25 showdown via Premier Boxing Champions on CBS. Watch 100+ Channels On Pluto TV

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Anik and Florian: Wonderboy's Dad Ray Thompson, Brock Lensar Discussion, Ray Longo - MMA Radio - Sherdog.com

Anik and Florian: Wonderboy's Dad Ray Thompson, Brock Lensar Discussion, Ray Longo Jun 13, 2016

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The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani by SB Nation on iTunes

Ariel is the best in the business. The guest list is always very diverse and not just the usual suspects. This allows you to really get to know the sport and all the characters it has to offer. Still, the most entertaining segments to me are the ones between Ariel and New York Ric. The Q&A portions help you to keep up with all the big mma news from that week too.

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More Grizzly Than Cuddly in the Cage

Josh Copeland is a former ministry student whose nickname is “Cuddly Bear,” but do not let those facades fool you. He is quietly putting together an impressive resume as a professional mixed martial artist. The 33-year-old Copeland will challenge Blagoy Ivanov for the World Series of Fighting heavyweight championship in the WSOF 31 main event on Friday at the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut. The Idaho-born Copeland has a laid-back Midwestern manner about him and never truly planned on throwing his hat in the MMA ring. Copeland was raised in Arkansas before moving to Fort Worth, Texas, to study youth ministry at Dallas Baptist College. It was there in 2005 that he first tried his hand at Brazilian jiu-jitsu after a college friend asked him to try a class. “I really enjoyed BJJ,” Copeland told Sherdog.com. “It was a fun way to stay in shape and help keep the weight off.” Copeland in that gym befriended Justin Wren , who was preparing for a fight. They started training together, and after some time, Wren told Copeland he thought his athletic ability and natural movement would make him a good fighter.

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Rory MacDonald expects to face Robbie Lawler several more times

MacDonald has fought Lawler tooth and nail through two fights, but he still hasn't conquered the veteran champion as of yet. While it's rare for fighters who have lost to an opponent on two previous occasions to get a third shot, MacDonald still believes he's the best candidate to take the title from Lawler in the end.

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Conor McGregor sends passionate battle cry to Ireland ahead of Euro 2016

As Ireland jumps into the deep end of the Euro 2016 pool starting Monday, Conor McGregor sent his home country's national team a passionate rallying cry to get them pumped up ahead of the first game.

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Joseph Elegele Keeps Pace with Big Win Over Phil Le Greco in PBC on Bounce Headliner

Joseph Elegele started boxing when he was 11. It has been a part of him for 20 years. Even when he didn’t have padded gloves on. The 31-year-old from Melbourne, Florida, grew up with nine brothers and sisters and there was always something to fight about. Skirmishes tended to erupt every minute over the bathroom and who was wearing whose clothes. Elegele wanted to keep on fighting, but something over the last few years caused him to wonder about his future: his last five fights. Elegele was 3-2 over that span, losing a technical decision to Aaron Martinez and a unanimous eight-rounder to Javier Molina. Phil Lo Greco can remember the day he first began boxing. It was Jan. 21, 1995, and he was about to turn 11. It was always Lo Greco’s dream to be a world champion, and on Sunday, he found himself trying to keep that dream alive against Elegele’s future in a 10-round welterweight bout from the Lakeland Events Center in Lakeland, Florida. There was just one gaping problem Lo Greco faced. Each time he stepped up in competition, he came bounding back down to earth with a loss.

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Conor McGregor Issues Impassioned Rallying Cry For Irish Soccer Team

Capitalizing on his famous catchphrase, Conor McGregor has issued a rallying cry for Ireland’s soccer team before their Euro 2016 game today with Sweden in Paris for.

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Is it possible that the middleweight champion is only the 9th best fighter...

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Nate Diaz: UFC 196 King Conor Killer!!!!! Must see

Nathan Diaz, Straight out of Stockton 209! At UFC 196 kicked McTappers Ass. Enjoy!

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The Comeback: Tate irked by Rousey, Aldo on big screen, Muhammad Ali in MMA

In a sport that never stops moving, even MMA junkies can struggle to keep up with all the latest news. If you missed any of Monday’s biggest headlines, catch up with “The Comeback.”

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55 USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie Rankings, June 14: Big stakes for MacDonald, Thompson
56 Georges St-Pierre vs. Michael Bisping in the works? | BJPenn.com UFC Fight News & Videos
57 Fighter takes on a new career after USADA suspension, all due to a tainted supplement | BJPenn.com UFC Fight News & Videos
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60 BJJ techniques: Tony "Mendigo" de Souza and his Peruvian necktie by @gallerr
61 Fabricio Werdum teaches reversal with shoulder lock by @graciemag
62 UFC Blasts Brock Lesnar Through Time Square — WATCH!
63 Video: Ahead of Fedor Emelianenko's UFC Fight Pass debut, watch his 2005 classic with 'Cro Cop'
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