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Details have emerged from an alleged domestic violence incident involving former UFC title contender and Strikeforce champion Nick Diaz.

In late May MMA Junkie confirmed news that former Strikeforce champion and UFC title contender Nick Diaz had been arrested in Las Vegas. Diaz was reportedly taken into custody on May 24th on domestic violence charges, before being released on $18,000 bail. Friends of Diaz were quick to rush to his defense, attacking the alleged victim’s character and the nature of her relationship with the notable fighter.

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Michael Bisping believes he made the right decision to retire after a decorated, fourteen-year career.

Fans wanted to see former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping lay down his gloves and retire in the Octagon, preferably after one last fight in the U.K. But for Bisping, spending quality time with his family and allowing his body to heal from the fourteen years of wear and tear inside the cage meant that the only option was to retire without a traditional send-off.

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The UFC wanted to book what would’ve been a very lucrative lightweight tournament involving their biggest draws.

The 155 pound division is probably Mixed Martial Arts’ most stacked division, and the UFC apparently tried to book a lightweight tournament involving four of their biggest stars. As part of a report by MMA Fighting, the promotion wanted to have Khabib Nurmagomedov fight Conor McGregor in the fall and Georges St-Pierre vs Nate Diaz on August, with the two winners facing off at the end of the year.

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In preparation for his UFC 226 title fight against Daniel Cormier, Stipe Miocic has brought in Bellator champion Ryan Bader to his training camp.

Ahead of his UFC heavyweight title fight against light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier at UFC 226, Stipe Miocic has brought in former UFC fighter and Bellator champion Ryan Bader to his training camp.

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Take a look at the full fight card and bout order for UFC 225: Whittaker vs. Romero 2, which goes down on Saturday, June 9th in Chicago, Illinois.

UFC 225 is almost here! The Octagon hits the United Center in Chicago, Illinois for an absolutely stacked night of fights, including a main event championship rematch between middleweight titleholder Robert Whittaker and Yoel Romero. Whittaker won the interim title vs. Romero last year, then was promoted to full champion after Georges St-Pierre vacated his belt. The co-main event is an interim welterweight title fight, as Rafael dos Anjos battles the ever-controversial Colby Covington.

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Rafael dos Anjos says Brazilian fans are rooting for him to ‘kill’ Colby Covington at UFC 225.

Colby Covington might have called the entire country of Brazil a ‘dump’ and its countrymen ‘filthy animals’, but Rafael dos Anjos isn’t going to let his emotions get the better of him at UFC 225, where he will meet ‘Chaos’ in the co-main event for the interim welterweight title.

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Jarred Brooks had an odd take in regards to his unusual loss at UFC Utica.

Goofy stuff happens in the Octagon all the time. But it’s not very often that you see a guy knock himself out. Yet that’s exactly what Jarred Brooks did in his bout last night at UFC Utica, where he attempted to slam opponent Jose Torres but got the worst of it.

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Robert Whittaker is a fan of Michael Bisping, and he’s glad they didn’t have to cross path in the Octagon because of that.

UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker returns to the Octagon this weekend to fight the man he last faced, Yoel Romero. The first time around last July, he outlasted the Cuban fighter to claim the UFC interim middleweight championship - and put himself in the crosshairs of the full champion at the time, Michael Bisping.

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Jessica Aguilar isn’t happy about being pulled from her UFC Utica fight despite being cleared by doctors.

Ever since the UFC got legalized in the state of New York, the athletic commission there has been under scrutiny for their handling of events. Whether it involves strange refereeing decisions, unnecessary suspensions, or just straight out weirdness, it seems like there’s always something.

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