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Welcome to Midnight Mania! Jason Knight is really dedicated to this whole bare knuckle boxing thing, huh? The submission ace is set to rematch Artem Lobov at Bare Knuckle FC 9 this Saturday (Nov. 16, 2019), but it appears that Knight has managed to find time for extra curricular training as well. The video above is posted by “Contender Series” vet Brok Weaver, and somehow, he posted a second, different video with sound to his...

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Bellator 234: “Kharitonov vs. Vassell” takes place Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 at Menora Mivtachim Arena in Tel Aviv, Israel and airs on tape delay Nov. 15 at 9 p.m. ET via Paramount Network. A Heavyweight main event will see “Paratrooper” Sergei Kharitonov (29-6, 2 NC) look to impose his will against “The Swarm” Linton Vassell (18-8, 1 NC). Kharitonov has not lost a fight dating back to the end of March 2017, though two no...

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After a six-year run with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), Gilbert Melendez was released from the promotion amid a five-fight losing streak. Indeed, “El Nino” only managed to rack up a 1-5 record inside the Octagon, with his lone win coming against Diego Sanchez back at UFC 166. It was a memorable fight to say the least (see it here), and Gilbert leaves the promotion with his held high because of it. “It was a fun...

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Former Middleweight standouts trying their hands at 205 pounds have had mixed success, but Ronaldo Souza will look to be more Thiago Santos and less Luke Rockhold when he challenges Jan Blachowicz in Jacare’s native Brazil. Ibirapuera Gymnasium in Sao Paulo will also see the legendary “Shogun” Rua face Scottish grappling ace Paul Craig and Charles Oliveira look for his sixth consecutive finish against Jared Gordon. We’ve for three more UFC Fight Night 164 “Prelims”...

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In a perfect world, Tyron Woodley says he would be fighting either Kamaru Usman, Colby Covington, Khabib Nurmagomedov or Israel Adesanya sometime down the road. But since mixed martial arts (MMA) matchmaking is far from a fairy tale, “The Chosen One” may not get what he wants. Especially since he is no longer champion. As a result, Woodley will likely have to end up fighting top Welterweight contender, Leon Edwards. According to “The Chosen One,”...

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If you know one thing about Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White, it’s that he can change his mind at the drop of a hat, and a fight he wasn’t feeling before can be a reality 15 minutes later. After saying he wasn’t too interested in booking Israel Adesanya’s first Middleweight title defense againstformer two-time title contender, Yoel Romero, White has seemingly changed his tune. Speaking to Kevin Iole, Dana has had a change...