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  1. Paul Daley re-signs with Bellator

    Brett Okamoto

    Bellator MMA officials announced on Monday the promotion has re-signed British welterweight Paul Daley, who fought once in the Bellator cage in July 2012.

    Story | Conversation | July 21, 2014
  2. Will Vitor Belfort be licensed to fight?

    Brett Okamoto

    LAS VEGAS -- When UFC middleweight Vitor Belfort applies for a fighter's license in Nevada on Wednesday, he will do so under unique circumstances. The Nevada State Athletic Commission has no precedence regarding certain details of Belfort's applic...

    Blog | July 21, 2014
  3. UFC Fight Night 45/46 Report Card: Let's reserve judgment on Cono...

    Brett Okamoto

    Brett Okamoto hands out grades following UFC Fight Nights 45 and 46.

    Story | Conversation | July 21, 2014
  4. Ultimate Fight Night 46 -- Conor McGregor makes short work of Die...

    Brett Okamoto

    The pride of Ireland, Conor McGregor, backed up his prefight talk by stopping Diego Brandao in one round at UFC Fight Night 46 in Dublin on Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | July 19, 2014
  5. White: Weidman-Belfort next -- in Brazil?

    Brett Okamoto

    The UFC wants its next middleweight title fight to feature Chris Weidman versus Vitor Belfort -- and company brass is not against hosting it in Brazil. UFC president Dana White said on Friday that the defending champion Weidman (12-0) wants to mee...

    Blog | July 18, 2014
  6. Ultimate Fight Night 45 -- Donald Cerrone knocks out Jim Miller i...

    Brett Okamoto

    A right knick to the head by Donald Cerrone knocked out Jim Miller in the second round of the UFC Fight Night 45 main event in Atlantic City, N.J.

    Story | Conversation | July 17, 2014
  7. Conor McGregor: Admitted fight addict

    Brett Okamoto

    It's been stated numerous times in 2014 that the UFC has a star problem on its hands. Proven, sellable, marquee names such as Georges St-Pierre, Anderson Silva, Nick Diaz and Chael Sonnen might combine for zero total UFC appearances this year. ...

    Blog | July 17, 2014
  8. Pat Curran, Patricio Freire to meet at Bellator 123

    Brett Okamoto

    A Bellator MMA featherweight title bout between champion Pat Curran and Patricio Freire will headline a Sept. 5 card in Uncasville, Connecticut, the promotion announced Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | July 16, 2014
  9. Garcia all grown up (but still recognizable)

    Brett Okamoto

    Leonard Garcia celebrated his 35th birthday Monday. "Bad Boy" Garcia (18-11-1) is no longer a boy at all, at least by professional athlete standards. The featherweight fighter's career is 15 years long and counting. He says he has grown up a ...

    Blog | July 16, 2014
  10. Demetrious Johnson to defend title against Chris Cariaso at UFC 1...

    Brett Okamoto

    A UFC flyweight title fight between Demetrious Johnson and Chris Cariaso will serve as the co-main event at a UFC 177 pay-per-view on Aug. 30.

    Story | Conversation | July 15, 2014
  11. Can happier Cerrone get over the hump?

    Brett Okamoto

    Donald Cerrone's latest toy is called a Flyboard. It basically looks like a jetpack/wakeboard hybrid connected to the back-end of a jet ski via long hoses. It can power a rider high into the air or deep underwater. Cerrone summarizes it by saying,...

    Blog | July 14, 2014
  12. Canelo Alvarez deserves respect for victory over Erislandy Lara

    Brett Okamoto

    Erislandy Lara claimed he was robbed in a loss to Canelo Alvarez, but he could also blame his style for the defeat, writes Brett Okamoto.

    Story | Conversation | July 13, 2014
  13. 'Cyborg' focused on bantamweight debut

    Brett Okamoto

    Invicta Fighting Championships featherweight champion Cris "Cyborg" Justino plans to make her 135-pound debut in December, according to her lawyer George Prajin. Justino (12-1) has long said she would cut to bantamweight by the end of this year, b...

    Blog | July 11, 2014
  14. White, Fertitta to meet Carano next week

    Brett Okamoto

    LAS VEGAS -- UFC president Dana White hopes to have Gina Carano under contract by the end of next week. The UFC added to its female bantamweight division on Thursday, by signing professional boxer and undefeated mixed martial artist Holly Holm. ...

    Blog | July 11, 2014
  15. Undefeated female bantamweight Holly Holm signs with UFC

    Brett Okamoto

    The UFC has signed former professional boxer and undefeated female bantamweight Holly Holm to a contract, president Dana White announced on Thursday.

    Story | Conversation | July 10, 2014
  16. John Dodson is out for year after tearing ACL

    Brett Okamoto

    UFC flyweight contender John Dodson is done for the year after undergoing surgery to repair a torn ACL on Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | July 10, 2014