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Santos crushes Blachowicz, calls for title shot

Thiago Santos treated Prague to its first UFC visit Saturday, dropping Jan Blachowicz in the third round. After the fight, Santos said he wants a shot at the light heavyweight title.

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Santos drops Blachowicz with left hook for TKO victory

Thiago Santos drops Jan Blachowicz with a strong left hook and finishes him with off with a flurry of punches for a TKO victory in the third round.



Stefan Struve retiring?

"not 100 percent"

Struve still not sure on retirement


Struve taps out de Lima via arm triangle choke

UFC heavyweight Stefan Struve forces Marcos Rogerio de Lima to tap out to an arm triangle choke in the second round.


UFC Fight Night: Blachowicz vs. Santos

Oleksiejczuk drops Villante with a brutal body shot

Michal Oleksiejczuk makes quick work of Gian Villante after a big body shot drops Villante, earning Oleksiejczuk a first-round TKO.


Fishgold secures first UFC submission victory


Grant finishes Pedersoli with 1st-round TKO


Robertson submits Macedo in 2nd round


UFC 235: Jones vs. Smith


Jon Jones set to defend title against Anthony Smith


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Wagenheim: Georges St-Pierre is the greatest fighter ever

Georges St-Pierre announced his retirement from MMA on Thursday afternoon. For ESPN's Jeff Wagenheim, he will go down as the all-time best.

MMA icon St-Pierre retires 'on top ... no tears'

MMA icon Georges St-Pierre announced his retirement, exiting the sport as the most dominant welterweight in UFC history after defending his title nine consecutive times.

GSP 'very happy' to retire on his terms

UFC legend Georges St-Pierre announces his retirement from mixed martial arts and iterates that he wanted to leave on his own terms.


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Helwani: Thank you, GSP

Georges St-Pierre is the reason Ariel Helwani started covering mixed martial arts. As GSP retires, Helwani explains the fighter's importance to his life.

St-Pierre's legacy cemented as greatest MMA fighter of all time

Ariel Helwani details why Georges St-Pierre is the greatest mixed martial artist of all time, winning a record 13 UFC title fights.


Sport Science highlights GSP from his prime

In 2011, Georges St-Pierre's impressive punching power was measured by Sport Science.


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Page: I 'performed horribly' in Daley win

It was called the biggest fight in UK MMA history and billed as the biggest grudge match ever in Bellator but ultimately Michael Page vs. Paul Daley was, in a word, forgettable.

Chalmers targets London post Browning loss

Aaron Chalmers says he was not himself in his defeat to Corey Browning at Bellator MMA in Newcastle and is now looking to June's London event for a comeback fight.

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Ngannou KOs Velasquez in just 26 seconds

Cain Velasquez's highly anticipated return proved to be short-lived, as Francis Ngannou knocked out the former two-time heavyweight champion in just 26 seconds Sunday at UFC Fight Night in Phoenix.

Ngannou's power too much for Velasquez

Francis Ngannou lands a quick combo to the head of Cain Velasquez before the former champ's knee gives out early in Round 1.


Velasquez classy in defeat to Ngannou

Cain Velasquez shows Francis Ngannou some love after losing and apologizes to the fans in Arizona afterwards.


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Sonnen: Ngannou has prepared for the same game plan for a year


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Page edges rival Daley, sets up bout with Lima

In a fight that lacked the expected fireworks, Michael Page did just enough to outpoint Paul Daley on Saturday and move on to face Douglas Lima in Bellator's Welterweight Grand Prix.

Mitrione vs. Kharitonov bout ends in no contest

The main event at Bellator 215 came to a quick end Friday night after Matt Mitrione's attempted leg kick landed flush on Sergei Kharitonov's groin, leading to the bout being rule a no contest.


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Mitrione-Kharitonov ends in no contest


Douma holds on for submission after getting slammed


Vanderford wins by submission in Bellator debut


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Helwani: McGregor itching to fight again



Conor McGregor's next opponent should be ...

Conor McGregor has been rumored to fight next against Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone, Anderson Silva, Max Holloway, Nate Diaz and more. Who should get the shot?

Should Adesanya jump the line for a title shot?

Dominick Cruz wants to see Israel Adesanya fight someone like Jacare Souza or Yoel Romero before getting a title shot.


What's next for Adesanya, Silva and other UFC 234 fighters?

Israel Adesanya stepped into the main event of UFC 234 and defeated the legendary Anderson Silva. What's next for these middleweight standouts?

UFC 234

Okamoto: 'Israel Adesanya is the future of the sport'


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