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Hang loose, bro!!
Hang loose, bro!!

UFC 187’s Anthony Johnson’s 2010 lawyer on no contest plea: “That was his and his decision alone.”

Apparently the confusion is catching. Following Dana White’s bout with amnesia regarding Anthony Johnson’s 2010 conviction for domestic violence, Johnson himself claimed ignorance of the no contest plea deal he acce...
 
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Pure comedy!
Pure comedy!
Pure comedy!

UFC 187’s Anthony Johnson on allegations of domestic violence: “It’s pure comedy to me.”

Guest contributor Nick Yidiaris has discovered that Anthony Johnson still thinks three women accusing him of domestic violence and his past conviction for the same is pretty funny.  On May 23rd, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson faces D...

 
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rondarouseyrealsports

Ronda Rousey on Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel tonight!

Emmy-award winning Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel features Ronda Rousey on tonight’s episode! It airs at 10 pm/7 pm ET/PT on HBO. Check out the trailer below. UFC Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey (11-0) just released he...
 
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White: "I don't know."
White: "I don't know."
White: "I don't know."

UFC president Dana White lies, plays dumb about convicted domestic abuser Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson on Off the Record

UFC President Dana White appeared in a brief segment on Off the Record Friday to talk about Reebok, Anthony Johnson, and CM Punk (embedded at bottom of post). We’ve written about Anthony Johnson’s history of domesti...
 
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Ronda Rousey
Ronda Rousey
Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey named Sports Illustrated’s Most Dominant Athlete: “You put me under pressure and I unfold.”

This has been a pretty good week for UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, 11-0. Just two days after Business Insider named her their Most Dominant Athlete, Sports Illustrated did the same. She appeared on the cover, along wi...

 
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Anthony Johnson, winner
Anthony Johnson, winner
Anthony Johnson, winner

When a Convicted Domestic Abuser gets a Title Shot: Sexism, Misogyny, and Domestic Violence in MMA, Part 3

Read Part 1 and Part 2 The UFC has really had a rough go of it lately. Between the light heavyweight champ arrested for a hit and run, their fighters saying really stupid things, buy/view rates dropping, Mike Goldberg’s N...
 
 
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laurenliz

Lauren Murphy on Liz Carmouche: “The game plan is to whoop her ass.”

At UFC Fight Night 63 in Fairfax, Virginia, former Invicta Bantamweight champion Lauren Murphy (8-1) will make her second foray into the Octagon, facing Liz Carmouche (9-5) in the last fight in the prelims. In Murphy’s de...

 
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Rousey with her belt
Rousey with her belt
Rousey with her belt

Think women’s achievements in sports are ‘cute’? Evolve or get out of the way.

Guest contributor Rachel Piazza is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu purple belt living in New York City. She has a master’s degree in women’s & gender studies, and aside from teaching courses in social justice at a university, leads f...
 
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Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports
Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

At UFC 185, Joanna Jedrzejczyk dethrones Carla Esparza via TKO

Joanna Jedrzejczyk (9-0) is the new UFC strawweight champion after dominating Carla Esparza (10-3) before referee Don Turnage stepped in at 4:17 of round two, calling a stop to the fight due to Jedrzejczyk’s vicious strik...
 
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esparza
esparza

At UFC 185, Carla Esparza fights Joanna Jedrzejczyk in first-ever UFC strawweight title defense

UFC strawweight and TUF 20 champion Carla Esparza (10-2) will defend her new title for the first time on March 14th at UFC 185 against unbeaten Joanna Jedrzejczyk (8-0). Esparza won the strawweight belt at the TUF 20 finale in ...