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Conor McGregor UFC 179 video scrum: Any Brazilian fan who steps up will get put to sleep

In case you were wondering, no, Conor McGregor did not fear for his safety during yesterday's raucous Q&A session from Brazil (watch it) ahead of the UFC 179: "Aldo vs. Mendes 2" weigh in event (results). In fact, the "Notorious" troublemaker...Show More Summary

UFC 179 Fight Card: Projecting Winners for Every Fight

Many fans are excited about the UFC 179 main event featuring featherweight champion Jose Aldo defending the title against Chad Mendes, but the entire fight card for Saturday’s pay-per-view is worth watching. With Glover Teixeira going...Show More Summary

UFC 179 preview: Daniel Cormier breaks down Aldo vs. Mendes, Teixeira vs. Davis

The recently announced co-host of UFC Tonight will be in studio this weekend for the UFC 179 pre and post-fight shows on FOX Sports 1, and the No. 2-ranked UFC light heavyweight spoke to about the featherweight title fight...Show More Summary

Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes 2: Latest Twitter Hype Before UFC 179

It has taken almost three years, but Chad Mendes will finally get his chance to rematch Jose Aldo. The two featherweights will main-event UFC 179, and Aldo's featherweight title will again be on the line. The fight will also take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, which is where the Manaus, Amazonas-born champion currently fights out of. Show More Summary

UFC 179: Fight Card, Start Time and Final Aldo vs. Mendes 2 Predictions

Saturday’s UFC 179 pay-per-view from Ginasio do Maracanazinho in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, has a solid fight card, but MMA fans are focused on the UFC Featherweight Championship bout between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes. Aldo and Mendes first met at UFC 142 when Mendes was knocked out in the first round. Show More Summary

Watch UFC 179 online stream tonight

The complete UFC 179 fight card will air later this evening (Sat., Oct. 25, 2014) on two different stations -- FOX Sports 1 and pay-per-view (PPV) -- as well as online via "Fight Pass" digital network. In UFC 179's five-round main event, Featherweight champion Jose Aldo will look to defend his 145-pound title once again when he collides with No. Show More Summary

UFC 179 start time and schedule: Who is fighting tonight, when and why

Check out our full “Fight Day” preview for UFC 179, which takes place tonight (Sat., Oct. 25, 2014) from Maracanazinho Gymnasium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, featuring the Featherweight title rematch between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes.Show More Summary

Aldo vs. Mendes 2: Latest Comments and Predictions for UFC 179

Jose Aldo will have his hands full and then some defending his featherweight title against Chad Mendes at UFC 179. The Brazilian will once again aim to defend his title on home soil after topping Mendes there in 2012, but this promises to be a very different fight. Show More Summary

Glover Teixeira vs. Phil Davis full fight video preview: UFC 179

Glover Teixeira, fresh off his light heavyweight title loss to Jon Jones, will co-main event tonight's (Sat., Oct. 25, 2014) UFC 179: "Aldo vs. Mendes 2" pay-per-view (PPV) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, against Phil Davis, himself coming off a decisive defeat to Anthony Johnson. Who gets back on the hog?

Bellator 130 results and recap: Newton submits Vassell, Lashley stops Etherington and more

Bellator MMA returned to Kansas Star Arena last night (Fri., Oct. 24, 2014) with a Spike TV card loaded with action. The main event saw Emanuel Newton -- who won his light heavyweight title in Mulvane -- return to defend it against Linton Vassell. Show More Summary

Chad Mendes, UFC 179's 'Fighter to Watch' tonight in Brazil

Chad Mendes has a second chance to prove that he's the world's greatest featherweight tonight (Sat., Oct. 25, 2014) at UFC 179 when he rematches Featherweight champion Jose Aldo. It's a rare opportunity to avenge his only career loss...Show More Summary

UFC 179: Start Time, Prelim Live Stream Info and Full Fight Card Predictions

Revenge is on the mind of Chad "Money" Mendes as he heads into his rematch with UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo on Saturday. When the two men met in Jan. 2013, Aldo landed a knee to the head of Mendes and knocked him out with just...Show More Summary

Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes full fight video preview: UFC 179

Although he was viciously knocked out the first time he challenged Jose Aldo for the featherweight championship, Chad Mendes scored four knockouts in five victories immediately after to sore a rematch. We'll find out if he's better the second time around in the main event of tonight's (Sat., Oct. 25, 2014) UFC 179 pay-per-view (PPV) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Bonus Watch! Potential UFC 179 award winners tonight in Brazil

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, this evening (Sat., Oct. 26, 2014) with "Aldo vs. Mendes 2" pay-per-view (PPV) event. Before the action begins, take a look at the special fighters and fights who...Show More Summary

MIMMA 2 results and live updates for 'Grand Finals' in Kuala Lumpur

The wait is over! Malaysian Invasion Mixed Martial Arts (MIMMA) 2: "Grand Finals" is going down today (Sat., Oct. 25, 2014) from inside Stadium Negara in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, featuring an 11-fight mixed martial arts (MMA) event that...Show More Summary

Conor McGregor to Featherweight Champ Jose Aldo: 'You're Going to Die'

Surging UFC featherweight contender Conor McGregor decided to fight again instead of waiting for a title shot, but 145-pound champ Jose Aldo is still in his crosshairs. "The Notorious" did a Q&A session in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil prior...Show More Summary

UFC 179: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes meet in a featherweight title rematch in the main event of UFC 179 in Rio de Janeiro. As part of the 11-fight card, No. 4-ranked light heavyweight Glover Teixeira takes on No. 6-ranked Phil Davis in the co-main event. Bleacher Report will be here to chronicle the entire event for you on Saturday evening. Show More Summary

Bellator 130 Fail-GIF: Bobby Lashley’s Opponent Flops to Mat, Loses

(Props: ZombieProphet) We know that some of you think we're die-hard Bellator haters, simply because we have no problem calling a garbage show a garbage show. But believe us, we don't go out looking for ways to embarrass America's #2 MMA promotion — this stuff just has a way of finding us. Like tonight at Bellator 130, for example. Show More Summary

Bellator 130 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Newton vs. Vassell Fight Card

Emanuel Newton put his light heavyweight title on the line Friday night against Linton Vassell in a scintillating Bellator 130 main event. Vassell appeared ready to take down the champion early in the fight, but an experienced and resilient Newton was able to right the ship and pull out a victory in the final round. Show More Summary

GIF: Watch Karl Etherington fall down for no reason, lose to Bobby Lashley in wacky TKO finish at Bellator 130

Bobby Lashley has now won five in a row, including two under the Bellator banner in the past six weeks. His most recent victory, a technical knockout finish over jacked British import Karl Etherington, was a bit of a head scratcher, however, as the previously undefeated "Wrecking Machine" appeared to trip over his own two feet. Show More Summary

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