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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s bantamweight title contender, Liz Carmouche, who recently made the drop down to 125 pounds, was given her walking papers while visiting a children’s hospital on the promotion’s behalf. To call it a tasteless move would be an understatement, but it’s unknown if the powers that be actually knew where Carmouche was or what she was doing at the time. UFC employs over 500 fighters and just like every other...

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As one of the “Baddest Motherf—kers” in today’s MMA, most things don’t seem to bother Nate Diaz. Even headlining a massive pay-per-view (PPV) event this weekend in New York City opposite Jorge Masvidal doesn’t give the Stockton native much cause for concern. But when it comes to his legacy in the sport and his image as a clean fighter, Diaz will stop at nothing to prove his innocence. This played out last week when Diaz...

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In what will no doubt come as disappointing news to Paige VanZant, who was hoping to capitalize on a strawweight opportunity later this year, it seems top ranked 115-pound contender, Michelle Waterson, is moving forward with her UFC Fight Night 161 main event this weekend on ESPN+ in Tampa, Florida. And because the “Karate Hottie” would not be pressured into taking a catch-weight fight, opponent Joanna Jedrzejczyk will be forced to attempt another “scary weight...