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  1. McDonald hopeful return is closer

    Brett Okamoto

    In a year that has been rife with injuries in the UFC, one casualty has flown somewhat under the radar in 23-year-old bantamweight Michael McDonald. McDonald (16-3) has not fought since suffering a one-sided loss to Urijah Faber in December, due ...

    Blog | October 31, 2014
  2. Four Bellator fighters fail tests in California

    Brett Okamoto

    The California State Athletic Commission has reported four Bellator MMA athletes failed post-fight drug tests at an event on Oct. 3 in Temecula, Calif. Bantamweight Rob Emerson tested positive for the psychoactive drug Modafinil. Welterweight Fern...

    Blog | October 31, 2014
  3. Ben Henderson, Eddie Alvarez to fight at UFC event in Boston

    Brett Okamoto

    Two former 155-pound title holders have agreed to meet, as Ben Henderson will face Eddie Alvarez at a UFC Fight Night event on Jan. 18 in Boston.

    Story | Conversation | October 29, 2014
  4. Donald Cerrone to fight Myles Jury as co-main event to UFC 182

    Brett Okamoto

    A lightweight bout between Donald Cerrone and Myles Jury has been booked as the co-main event to UFC 182 on Jan. 3 in Las Vegas.

    Story | Conversation | October 29, 2014
  5. Chris Weidman, Ronda Rousey to defend belts at UFC 184 on Feb. 28...

    Brett Okamoto

    Chris Weidman will defend his middleweight title against Vitor Belfort, and Ronda Rousey will defend her bantamweight title against Cat Zingano at UFC 184 at Staples Center on Feb. 28.

    Story | Conversation | October 29, 2014
  6. UFC 179 Report Card: Jose Aldo wins; Chad Mendes shines; Conor Mc...

    Brett Okamoto

    Brett Okamoto hands out grades following UFC 179.

    Story | Conversation | October 27, 2014
  7. Jose Aldo outpoints Chad Mendes, defends UFC featherweight title

    Brett Okamoto

    Jose Aldo overcame the stiffest test of his featherweight title tenure to defeat challenger Chad Mendes by unanimous decision at UFC 179 in Rio de Janeiro.

    Story | Conversation | October 25, 2014
  8. Emanuel Newton submits Linton Vassell at Bellator 130

    Brett Okamoto

    Emanuel Newton fought off a flurry of early submission attempts to defeat Linton Vassell via rear-naked choke in Round 5 and defend his light heavyweight title at Bellator 130.

    Story | Conversation | October 24, 2014
  9. Conor McGregor to headline UFC event in Boston

    Brett Okamoto

    Conor McGregor will meet Dennis Siver in a five-round main event at UFC Fight Night at TD Garden in Boston.

    Story | Conversation | October 24, 2014
  10. Ronda Rousey to defend title against Cat Zingano at UFC 182

    Brett Okamoto

    UFC female bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will seek her fifth title defense against the undefeated Cat Zingano at UFC 182 on Jan. 3 in Las Vegas.

    Story | Conversation | October 22, 2014
  11. Knee injury knocks Cain Velasquez from title defense against Fabr...

    Brett Okamoto

    UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez has withdrawn from a scheduled title defense against Fabricio Werdum on Nov. 15 in Mexico City due to an injury to his right knee.

    Story | Conversation | October 21, 2014
  12. UFC middleweight Cung Le has one-year suspension rescinded

    Brett Okamoto

    The UFC has lifted its one-year suspension on middleweight Cung Le, due to a lack of "conclusive laboratory results" of a test administered by a UFC contracted lab on Aug. 23.

    Story | Conversation | October 21, 2014
  13. Easier cut means no move to 155 for Aldo

    Brett Okamoto

    Jose Aldo is a big featherweight. Renan Barao is an even bigger bantamweight. As Aldo (24-1) prepares for a seventh 145-pound title defense against Chad Mendes at UFC 179 on Saturday, reasons for him and Barao (32-2) to move up in weight have argu...

    Blog | October 20, 2014
  14. ONE FC exec: Askren's arduous task ahead

    Brett Okamoto

    In 2014, Ben Askren has seemingly spent more time tweeting about the UFC than fighting for the promotion he's actually signed to -- Asia-based company ONE FC. To be clear, Askren, 30, doesn't focus his commentary solely on the UFC. He'll talk abou...

    Blog | October 19, 2014
  15. Renan Barao, Mitch Gagnon to meet at UFC Fight Night on Dec. 20

    Brett Okamoto

    Former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao will meet Mitch Gagnon at UFC Fight Night on Dec. 20 in Sao Paulo.

    Story | Conversation | October 15, 2014
  16. Urijah Faber will fight Francisco Rivera at UFC 181 on Dec. 6 in ...

    Brett Okamoto

    Three-time UFC title challenger Urijah Faber will fight Francisco Rivera at UFC 181 on Dec. 6 in Las Vegas.

    Story | Conversation | October 15, 2014