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2011 14 Mar

New York, NY, March 14, 2011 – Spike TV will premiere UFC® Presents Jon Jones: In the Moment on Thursday, March 17 at 11 p.m. ET/PT. Chronicling the life of rising UFC superstar Jon Jones, this half-hour special showcases the 23-year-old’s journey…

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2011 14 Mar

Las Vegas, Nevada –Forza, LLC, a subsidiary of Zuffa, LLC, which owns the Ultimate Fighting Championship® brand, announced today that it has purchased the assets of Explosion Entertainment, LLC dba Strikeforce®. Under the terms of the deal, all Str…

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2011 13 Mar

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16THUFC 128 Press ConferenceWith Dana White, Jon Jones, Shogun Rua, Urijah Faber, Eddie Wineland, Nate Marquardt and Dan Miller12:30 PM (doors open at noon)Radio City Music Hall1260 6th Avenue (Ave. of the Americas)New York, NY 1002021…

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2011 12 Mar

Four bouts on the UFC 131 fight card have been verbally agreed to, including a matchup of rising middleweights:* Mark Munoz vs. Demian Maia “Heavy handed Mark Munoz will take on Demian Maia, one of the top Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belts in MMA,” say…

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2011 12 Mar

Nick Catone – originally slated to face Dan Miller – has a new opponent for the March 19th fight card.  “7-1 New Yorker Costantinos Philippou has verbally agreed to step in and fight New Jersey’s Nick Catone in a 195 catchweight fight,” said U…

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2011 10 Mar

Las Vegas, NV (USA) – Eight rounds have not been enough to settle the score between UFC® lightweight champion Frankie Edgar and number one contender Gray Maynard. On Memorial Day weekend, they will get five more to prove to the world who the top 155…

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2011 8 Mar

The annual
Golden Gods Awards – North America’s only hard rock awards show – has released its 2011 nominees and along with shortlists
for ‘Best Album’ and ‘Best Band’ has nominated the UFC’s own Dan ‘the Outlaw’
Hardy in …

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2011 5 Mar

Due to an injured sternum, Duane “Bang” Ludwig
has been forced to withdraw from his UFC Fight Night bout with Amir Sadollah.
Verbally agreeing to step in for Ludwig in the Seattle bout is The Ultimate
Fighter season nine winner James Wil…

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2011 5 Mar

Hendricks replaces Hallman updated March 5thUFC President Dana White announced today that there’s another change to
March 26th’s UFC Fight Night event in Seattle, with welterweight Dennis
Hallman joining Duane Ludwig on the injury list.”Dennis …

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2011 3 Mar

PREET BHARARA, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and JAMES T. HAYES, JR., the Special Agent-in-Charge of the New York Office of Homeland Security Investigations (“HSI”), announced the arrest today of BRIAN McCARTHY for c…

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