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Published: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 08:21:18 -0700

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Watch Live: Bellator 175 Pre-Fight Press Conference (2 p.m. ET)

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 07:26:56 -0700

Watch the Bellator 175 pre-fight press conference featuring Quinton Jackson, Muhammed Lawal, Chase Gormley, Sergei Kharitonov, Marcos Galvao, and Emmanuel Sanchez at 2 p.m. ET.



Paige VanZant Gets Spot on Celebrity Edition of Food Network Show ‘Chopped’

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 19:00:23 -0700

Paige VanZant continues to find opportunities outside of the cage.



Erick Silva to Fight Yancy Medeiros at UFC 212 in Rio de Janeiro on June 3

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 18:32:44 -0700

A welterweight clash between Yancy Medeiros and Erick Silva is official for UFC 212 in Brazil.



Chael Sonnen Targets Wanderlei Silva, MSG, Fedor Emelianenko During Entertaining Presser Rant

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:38:57 -0700

Provide Chael Sonnen with the proper venue and something worthwhile to sell, and the self-proclaimed “Gangster from West Linn” rarely fails to deliver.



Bellator MMA Promises ‘Consistent and Regular’ Pay-Per-View Schedule Moving Forward

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:36:53 -0700

Bellator MMA will venture into the pay-per-view realm for the second time ever on June 24, but expect the California-based promotion to further establish itself on the platform once owned by the UFC in the coming months.



Michael Bisping: If GSP Isn’t Ready by Summer, Romero Gets Middleweight Title Shot

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:52:18 -0700

Michael Bisping apparently isn’t willing to wait too long for a big money showdown with the returning Georges St. Pierre.



Ilima-Lei Macfarlane, Jessica Middleton Set for Bellator 178 Co-Main Event on April 21

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:13:27 -0700

A women’s flyweight bout pitting Ilima-Lei Macfarlane against Jessica Middleton will serve as the Bellator 178 co-headliner on April 21.



Arlovski vs. Tybura, Four Other Bouts Confirmed for UFC Fight Night 111 in Singapore

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:55:58 -0700

Andrei Arlovski will lock horns with Marcin Tybura in a heavyweight bout at UFC Fight Night 111, promotion officials announced Tuesday.



Video: Bellator NYC Press Conference with Fedor, Mitrione, Sonnen & Wand

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:25:05 -0700

Watch the Bellator MMA NYC press conference here:



Source: Daniel Gallemore to Defend Victory FC Heavyweight Title on UFC Fight Pass

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:00:12 -0700

Victory Fighting Championship heavyweight champion Daniel Gallemore will put his title on the line against Ultimate Fighting Championship veteran Razak Al-Hassan at Victory FC 57 on May 5, Sherdog.com has learned from a source close to the promotion.



Bellator Boss Confirms James Gallagher-Chinzo Machida for Bellator 180 on ‘The MMA Hour’

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 14:27:38 -0700

One of Conor McGregor's teammates, James Gallagher, is going to get the Madison Square Garden treatment, as well.



LFA Confirms 7-Fight Main Card for LFA 10 on April 21, Ian Heinisch-Lucas Rota Headlines

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:59:44 -0700

Legacy Fighting Alliance now has an official main card for its 10th event, as the promotion heads backs to Colorado on April 21.



Former World Champ Jean Pascal Calls Out ‘Coward’ Nick Diaz for Boxing Match

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:07:42 -0700

Former boxing light heavyweight world champion Jean Pascal must have felt left out of all the mixed martial arts versus boxing talk that Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor have incited in recent months: Pascal has started his own cross-sport dialogue and in characteristically brash manner.



Sergei Kharitonov Agrees to Face Marcus Vinicus Lopes at M-1 Challenge 80 in China

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:48:45 -0700

Long-running Russian organization M-1 Global announced Monday that Sergei Kharitonov would return to the promotion on June 15 at M-1 Challenge 80 in Harbin, China. In his M-1 return, Kharitonov is scheduled to take on Brazilian



Magnus Cedenblad Out of Chris Camozzi Bout, Trevor Smith Steps in at UFC Fight Night Stockholm

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:02:06 -0700

Chris Camozzi's forthcoming trip to Sweden has gotten a little less hostile.



‘Cyborg’ Vacates Invicta Title, Calls Out de Randamie; Megan Anderson Promoted to Full Champ

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 16:01:57 -0700

Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino may be the best 145-pound woman in mixed martial arts, but for now, she's hasn't got a championship belt to go with that title.



KSW Confirms Mateusz Gamrot-Norman Parke LW Title Bout; 5 Title Fights Set for ‘Colosseum’

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:37:28 -0700

Make it five title fights for Konfrontacja Sztuk Walki's “Colosseum” card.



Tonya Evinger Chokes Yana Kunitskaya at Invicta 22; Livia Renata Souza Torches Ayaka Hamasaki

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 20:24:45 -0700

There was no controversy this time.



Invicta FC 22 ‘Evinger vs. Kunitskaya’ Results: Play-by-Play & Updates

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 18:57:12 -0700

Sherdog.com's live Invicta FC 22 “Evinger vs. Kunistskaya 2” coverage kicks off Saturday at 8:00 p.m. ET, live from the Kansas City Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City, Mo.



Cedric Doumbe Dominates Yoann Kongolo to Retain Welterweight Crown at Glory 39

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 15:34:43 -0700

He lost to Yoann Kongolo in 2014 at JuraFight and then again in 2015 at Glory 22. But on Saturday in the main event of Glory 39 in Brussels, Cedric Doumbe was able to retain his Glory welterweight title by out-pointing his rival via unanimous decision, finally getting that proverbial monkey off his back.



Sittichai Sitsongpeenong Stops Dylan Salvador to Retain Title at Glory 39 SuperFight Series

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 15:31:40 -0700

Reining Glory lightweight champion Sittichai Sitsongpeenong got the better of rival Dylan Salvador in the Glory 39 SuperFight Series undercard main event.



Video: Roberto Sanchez Taps Klayton Mai in Legacy Fighting Alliance 7 Headliner

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 09:04:15 -0700

Rising prospect Roberto Sanchez not only correctly predicted that he would submit “The Python” in the Legacy Fighting Alliance 7 main event, he made a case to be brought up the Ultimate Fighting Championship in the process.



Invicta FC 22 Weigh-in Results: Tonya Evinger, Yana Kunitskaya Primed for Rematch

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:09:47 -0700

Invicta Fighting Championships, the world’s leading all-female mixed martial arts promotion, returns Saturday night to deliver another wild night of violence to fight fans.



Ex-Strawweight Queen Carla Esparza to Meet Maryna Moroz at UFC Fight Night 112

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:14:13 -0700

Former strawweight champion Carla Esparza will face Maryna Moroz at UFC Fight Night 112 in Oklahoma City.



Bellator MMA Inks Michael McDonald to Exclusive, Multi-Fight Contract

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:17:37 -0700

Add Michael McDonald to the list of prominent free agents to join the Bellator MMA roster.



Decorated Wrestling Prospect Aaron Pico to Make MMA Debut at Bellator 180

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:13:15 -0700

More than two years after signing with Bellator MMA, Aaron Pico has a date for his debut.



Jinh Yu Frey Reveals Cancellation of Invicta FC 22 Bout vs. Janaisa Morandin

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:50:04 -0700

An atomweight clash between Jinh Yu Frey and Janaisa Morandin set for Saturday’s Invicta Fighting Championships 22 card has been canceled. Frey revealed the news via Instagram on Friday.



Watch Live: Invicta FC 22 Weigh-in Video

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:19:17 -0700

Watch Friday's Invicta FC 22 weigh-ins live at 6:30 p.m. ET.



LFA 7 Weigh-in Video & Results: Roberto Sanchez, Klayton Mai Cleared for Conflict

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:37:55 -0700

Legacy Fighting Alliance returns once again to AXS TV Friday night.



New Acquisition Lorenz Larkin Gets Welterweight Title Shot vs. Douglas Lima at Bellator PPV

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:23:06 -0700

Recent free agent signing Lorenz Larkin will receive a title shot in his first Bellator MMA appearance.



Joseph Benavidez to Face Ben Nguyen at UFC Fight Night 110 in New Zealand

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:11:02 -0700

Joseph Benavidez will square off against Ben Nguyen at UFC Fight Night 110 in New Zealand on June 11, promotion officials announced on Thursday.



No Love Lost between ‘Rampage’ and ‘King Mo’ Ahead of Bellator 175 Rematch

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:03:43 -0700

Rivalries — especially heated ones — are some of the most important cogs that keep the combat sports machine rolling along.



Michael Chandler-Brent Primus Title Bout Booked for Bellator Pay-Per-View Card in NYC

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:50:27 -0700

Michael Chandler will defend his lightweight title against Brent Primus on Bellator’s pay-per-view card on June 24 in New York.



Light Heavyweights Ilir Latifi, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira to Clash at UFC Fight Night 112

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:37:28 -0700

The newly-announced UFC Fight Night 112 card has added another bout to its lineup, as Ilir Latifi will lock horns with Antonio Rogerio Nogueira on June 25.



Ex-UFC Middleweight Champ Luke Rockhold Wants Showdown with Fabricio Werdum

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:51:48 -0700

With the return of Georges St. Pierre drawing near, Luke Rockhold is well aware that the middleweight division will be on hold for a while.






NAC to Reach Out to Nate Diaz for Possible Rehearing Regarding Water Bottle Throwing Fine

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:43:16 -0700

The Nevada Athletic Commission handed Conor McGregor a reduced punishment for the infamous UFC 202 pre-fight press conference bottle-throwing melee, and now it wants to look into doing the same for Nate Diaz.



Lawsuit Filed Against Milwaukee-Based Camp Roufusport in Death of Kickboxer Dennis Munson Jr.

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 13:57:58 -0700

The family of late kickboxer Dennis Munson Jr., who died after making his amateur kickboxing debut on a card promoted by Roufusport, has filed a lawsuit against the Milwaukee-based gym, the ringside doctor and others involved with the bout.



Audio: Bellator 175 Media Call with ‘Rampage,’ ‘King Mo’ & Scott Coker

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:55:32 -0700

Quinton Jackson and Muhammed Lawal were joined by Bellator MMA President Scott Coker in a media conference call to promote Bellator 175.



Conor McGregor Gets Reduced Punishment for Bottle-Throwing Melee at UFC 202 Presser

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:04:05 -0700

The Nevada Athletic Commission may have mended its rocky relationship with Conor McGregor.



Six Bouts Added to Victory FC 56 Card on April 14

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:24:52 -0700

Nebraska-based MMA promotion Victory FC announced on Tuesday that six bouts have been added to VFC 56, which takes place April 14 at Baxter Arena in Omaha, Neb.



Report: Holly Holm Offered Bout vs. Newcomer Ji Yeon Kim at UFC Fight Night Singapore

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:18:05 -0700

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm has a potential opponent waiting in the wings.



UFC Welterweight Viscardi Andrade Suspended 2 Years for Anti-Doping Violation

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:21:13 -0700

UFC welterweight Viscardi Andrade has been suspended for two years by USADA for an anti-doping violation stemming from an out-of-competition urine test collected on March 7, 2016.



Shinya Aoki, Garry Tonon Set for Grappling Match at One ‘Dynasty of Heroes’ on May 26

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:55:05 -0700

In addition to a full lineup of mixed martial arts bouts, One Championship’s May 26 offering will also feature a grappling bout between Shinya Aoki and Garry Tonon.



UFC Fight Night 107 Medical Suspensions: Three Fighters Face 6-Month Layoffs

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:27:01 -0700

Francimar Barroso, Bradley Scott and Scott Askham are all facing 180-day suspensions following this past Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 107 card in London.



Fedor Emelianenko vs. Matt Mitrione Rebooked for Bellator 180 PPV Co-Main Event

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:02:11 -0700

Fedor Emelianenko and Matt Mitrione will square off in the co-main event when Bellator 180 comes to pay-per-view on June 24.



LFA Signs Cuban Olympic Wrestler Maikel Perez Gonzalez

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:57:16 -0700

Las Vegas-based Legacy Fighting Alliance has signed former Olympic wrestler Maikel Perez Gonzalez to a multi-fight contract, Sherdog.com has learned.



Former RFA Fighter Jason Pacheco Killed in Motorcycle Crash Last Week

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:37:15 -0700

Jason Pacheco, a promising young MMA prospect, was killed on St. Patrick’s Day in Las Vegas.






Bellator Back on PPV: Wanderlei Silva-Chael Sonnen Headlines Bellator 180 at MSG on June 24

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:37:35 -0700

Bellator MMA will stage the second-ever pay-per-view event in the company's history later this year: Bellator 180, headlined by a light heavyweight clash between MMA legend Wanderlei Silva and three-time UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen, is headed to Madison Square Garden in New York City on June 24.