UFC: Brock Lesnar Responds To Potential Anti-Doping Violation

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On July 15th,  the WWE , UFC and Brock Lesnar were all informed of Lesnar’s potential violation of the anti-doping testing administered by USADA. Brock Lesnar has released a statement regarding the results of a potential anti-doping violation. UFC: Brock Lesnar Responds To Potential Anti-Doping Violation In a statement released to the Associated Press, Lesnar […] READ MORE



UFC Rumours: 50 fighters to be cut in the coming days?

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UFC Rumours: 50 fighters to be cut in the coming days? If rumours are true, fighters whose careers may be going through a rocky patch could be in for some bad news very soon. Coming on the heels of confirmation that Matt Van Buren, Roger Navarez and Christos Giagos have received their walking papers, Swedish based […] READ MORE


Hammer 265: Barnett vs. Nelson Preview and More

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The Boys at the Hammer feature weekly coverage of all things MMA. They have one of the premier radio shows in the world of MMA broadcasted weekly on Wednesday nights on 93.3 FM, CFMU and here at Last Word on Sports. UFC Fight Night: Barnett vs. Nelson takes place in Japan this weekend, and the […] READ MORE


Despite Past, Josh Barnett Still One of the Best

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I’m not sure how the world of mixed martial arts will remember Josh Barnett. His accolades are incessant: he is the youngest heavyweight champion in UFC history, he’s competed in Pride, Strikeforce, Pancrase, Dream, K-1, and even fought under the ill-fated banner that was Affliction (before his actions directly forced the cancelling of one of […] READ MORE


LWOS Books the Fights: UFC 185

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Saturday night saw UFC 185 broadcast live on pay-per-view from the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. Two titles changed hands, with Rafael dos Anjos taking the UFC Lightweight Championship from Anthony Pettis following 25 minutes of domination, and Joanna Jedrzejczyk demoralizing Carla Esparza for just shy of 10 minutes to win the UFC Women’s […] READ MORE


UFC 185 Results

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UFC 185 emanated live on pay-per-view Saturday night from the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. The event saw two titles on the line, with UFC Lightweight Champion Anthony Pettis defending his belt against Rafael dos Anjos in the main event, and UFC Women’s Strawweight Champion Carla Esparza defending her championship against Joanna Jedrzejczyk. Below […] READ MORE


LWOS Picks the Fights: UFC 185

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UFC 185 emanates live on pay-per-view on Saturday night from the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. Last Word on Sports MMA crew – Trent Dozier, Michael Hutchinson, Todd Parkinson and Stephanie Schneider – bring you their picks and analysis for the main card fights. UFC Lightweight Championship Anthony “Showtime” Pettis (c) vs Rafael dos […] READ MORE


LWOS Books the Fights: UFC Fight Night 52

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UFC Fight Night 52 is in the books, and it was one heck of a show. The card was littered with spectacular finishes, back-and-forth battles, epic hometown victories, and emotional hometown defeats. It was capped off with Mark Hunt winning the battle of the bulge, knocking out Roy Nelson in the second round of their […] READ MORE


Andrei "The Pitbull" Arlovski To Return To The UFC

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Back in 2005, one man ruled the heavyweight division.  Andrei Arlovski was an exciting striker with fast hands and one punch knockout power.  These traits led him to UFC gold.  He would submit Tim Sylvia to earn the interim heavyweight title, and was later promoted to the undisputed heavyweight champion of the world.  He would […] READ MORE