Bobby Lashley beats Josh Appelt by submission (0:40)
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2dBrian Campbell

Parsons first MMA fighter diagnosed with CTE

Former Bellator fighter Jordan Parsons, who died earlier this year at 25, is the first mixed martial arts fighter to be publicly diagnosed with CTE.

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4dBrett Okamoto

Aldo meets with UFC's White; no desire to fight

Jose Aldo maintained Wednesday that his intention is no longer to compete in MMA, but he wanted to meet with UFC president Dana White because "I had a lot on my chest."

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5dBrett Okamoto

Sources: UFC undergoes layoffs in wake of sale

The UFC underwent layoffs on Tuesday at its Las Vegas headquarters and internationally, sources said. The moves come less than four months after the UFC announced a $4 billion sale to WME-IMG.

5dBrett Okamoto

Sonnen, Ortiz to clash in January Bellator matchup

In what could be the final fight of his career, Tito Ortiz will take on Chael Sonnen in a clash of MMA veterans on Jan. 21 at The Forum. It will be Sonnen's first fight for Bellator.

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6dBrett Okamoto

Fitch-Shields co-headlines WSOF card Dec. 31

WSOF will promote three title fights on Dec. 31 in New York, including a welterweight title fight between champion Jon Fitch and Jake Shields.

UFC unwilling to give GSP top dollar to return (1:23)
Fighting is in Baby Slice's blood (1:30)

Dan Hardy recaps Bisping-Henderson II

UFC analyst Dan Hardy explains how he scored the Michael Bisping-Dan Henderson rematch and Brett Okamoto shares hiss complete thoughts on Ronda Rousey's comeback.

White thrilled to have Rousey back (2:16)
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Nunes-Rousey: Behind the numbers of UFC 207

Ronda Rousey will make her return to the Octagon against Amanda Nunes at UFC 207. Andrew Davis breaks down how they match up statistically.

Is Rousey deserving of another title shot? (1:59)
White can't understand why McGregor fine was so high (1:47)
When we last saw Ronda Rousey in the octagon (1:20)
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11dBrett Okamoto

Silva: UFC hasn't shown me enough respect

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva told a Brazilian news outlet that he feels the UFC has shown him a lack of respect.

Will MMA training make Hardy more dangerous? (1:03)
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12dBrett Okamoto

Frank Mir: USADA testing has gone overboard

Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir has a bone to pick with the USADA's testing process and believes his positive test should be overturned.