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Angela Hill to face Jessica Andrade after UFC waives ‘four-month rule’

Article by Marc Raimondi Angela Hill won’t have to go through the full four months of USADA drug testing to make her UFC return after all. Hill, the current Invicta women’s strawweight champion, will take on Jessica Andrade in a big 115-pound fight at UFC Fight Night: Bermudez vs. Korean Zombie on Feb. 4 in [...]

Bellator 138’s Justin Lawrence credits Dominick Cruz for career resurgence, in ‘best shape ever’ for Sean Wilson fight

By Steve Juon - The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) alum and UFC veteran, Justin Lawrence, is ready to try his luck with a new promotion this weekend. And we ask him all about it in this exclusive interview. Justin Lawrence had his eyes on the prize on The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 15. After upsetting experienced mixed [...]

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Jordan Parsons Talks Upsets, PEDs and the Upsides of Bellator

By Scott Fulton - Off the back of his successful Bellator debut against Tim Bazer back in 2014, young Alliance MMA prospect Jordan Parsons was set to make his return to competition against rising Brazilian star Julio Cesar Neves. Largely expected to be fodder for the 29-0 Brazilian, ‘Pretty Boy’ pulled off a huge upset. [...]

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Instagram Contest For TWO FREE Tickets To UFC Fight Night San Diego

INSTAGRAM CONTEST for TWO FREE TICKETS to UFC FIGHT NIGHT SAN DIEGO JULY 15TH The rules are listed below: - Share your pictures on Instagram with the hashtags ‪#‎AllianceMMA‬ & ‪#‎UFCSanDiego‬. - The picture must be taken inside the gym. - It can be of a technique learned in class, a new student that you [...]

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ERIC DEL FIERRO: “ASÍ COMO CAMBIA EL DEPORTE TIENEN QUE CAMBIAR LOS MAESTROS”

Chantal Flores - Todos están parados alrededor del cuadrilátero, ése que está entre la jaula y los costales. Arriba, en el centro, un hombre atlético de estatura promedio narra los pasos previos al golpe. Los hombres, sudorosos y absortos, observan cada movimiento que en un futuro les podría traer el anhelado triunfo. La escena resume [...]

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Bec Rawlings: Something To Fight For

By Philip Ferraro Australia’s “Rowdy” Bec Rawlings believes that not everybody who competes in the UFC’s Octagon is a fighter. Mother-of-two Rawlings thinks that’s a key distinction between herself and Lisa Ellis, her opponent this week on the UFC Fight Night: Miocic vs Hunt card at the Adelaide Entertainment Centre. “I don’t really think she [...]

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UFC Lightweight Johnny Case: “Line ‘Em Up.”

Article by BJPenn.com It’s not often that a fighter who is making their octagon debut walks into the cage and feels comfortable in front of a sizable crowd and bright lights. Normally, they’ll experience octagon jitters and fight safe for the win despite having an amazing training camp. However, fighters like UFC lightweight Johnny Case [...]

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Phil Davis would have liked to stay with the UFC — for ‘big contract’

Article By Marc Raimondi Phil Davis signing with Bellator MMA was strictly a business decision. The former UFC light heavyweight star told Ariel Helwani on Monday's edition of The MMA Hour that he preferred the offer Bellator gave him over the one the UFC did -- so he inked a deal with Bellator. It was [...]

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Alex Gustafsson Reflects on Career-Defining Win over Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua

BY MATTHEW ROTH IMAGE: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports Alex Gustafsson has always been on of the best young fighters in the UFC's light heavyweight division. After a small setback in a submission loss to Phil Davis, Gustafsson has quickly become the latest member into the elite class of 205-pounders under contract. At UFC on Fox [...]

Alexander Gustafsson Opens Up About Fighting Maurício “Shogun” Rua

By MMA Sucka After winning a lopsided unanimous decision during his first UFC headlining gig at April 2012′s UFC on FUEL TV 2 in his own hometown of Stockholm, Sweden, it became obvious to fans everywhere that Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson (14-1) was ready for the MMA spotlight. He recently said this about that night [...]

Interview! – Ross “The Real Deal” Pearson – The second of nine from Alliance – UFC Australia *VIDEO*

By Dojo.TV Ross Pearson will be fighting in Australia on December 15th against George Sotiropoulos at The UFC on FX 6. Ross is the second fighter featured on DOJO.TV out of the Alliance camp who will be fighting in The UFC in December.

Phil Davis to replace Chael Sonnen in UFC fight against Forrest Griffin

BY: JOHN PETIT The UFC was forced to do some shuffling at UFC 155 when it was announced that Chael Sonnen would be coaching the next season of The Ultimate Fighter and then face light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. The switch left Forrest Griffin without a dance partner at the December event, though the vacancy [...]

Dominick Cruz: An Update from the Land of Frustration

Article by UFC Stuck on the sidelines, Dominick Cruz is in the midst of the toughest fight of his career. Four months after a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) forced him out of a summer title defense against his nemesis and fellow Ultimate Fighter coach Urijah Faber, the UFC bantamweight champion is fighting his body [...]

STRENGTH & CONDITIONING WORKSHOP At Alliance Training Center in San Diego

NEW content included for the first time!! Approved for 0.4 NSCA CEU’s! Get an exclusive inside look at how top UFC athletes prepare for a fight! This 4-hour interactive workshop is both lecture and hands-on and is designed to show you all phases of a complete strength & conditioning program for fighters. WHERE: Alliance Training [...]