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SAN JOSE, CA - AUGUST 15:  Cris Cyborg (R) battles Gina Carano during their Middleweight Championship fight at Stikeforce: Carano vs. Cyborg on August 15, 2009 in San Jose, California.  (Credit: Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images)

Cris “Cyborg” Justino Calls Out Ronda Rousey…Again

After Ronda Rousey’s destruction of challenger Bethe Correia in her last UFC bout, Cris “Cyborg” Justino has been pestering her to agree to a fight between the two.

08/08/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 28: Ronda Rousey celebrates her victory over Cat Zingano in their UFC women's bantamweight championship bout during the UFC 184 event at Staples Center on February 28, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Credit:Harry How/Getty Images)

No Arm Bar Needed: Rousey KO’s Correia In 34 Seconds

It didn’t take long for the defending champion to keep her title belt by defeating challenger Bethe Correia in Brazil.

08/01/2015

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JULY 31:  (L-R) UFC Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey of the United States and Bethe Correia of Brazil face off during their UFC 190 weigh-in at HSBC Arena on July 31, 2015 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  (Credit: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Rousey Guarantees Win Saturday Against Correia

Ronda Rousey guaranteed that she would hand challenger Bethe Correia her “most devastating loss” yet.

07/31/2015

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Whittier Teen Has Olympic Dream, Contract With MMA League

If you don’t already know who Aaron Pico is, know this: plenty of people are already investing money to turn him into a household name.

02/02/2015

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MMA Fighter Pleads Not Guilty In Live-Tweeted Standoff With Deputies

Mixed martial arts fighter Jason “Mayhem” Miller pleaded not guilty Monday to a misdemeanor charge of resisting arrest in connection with a standoff with deputies he live-tweeted earlier this month.

10/20/2014

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MMA Fighter ‘Mayhem’ Miller Surrenders After Standoff At Mission Viejo Home

A mixed martial arts fighter surrendered following an hours-long standoff with SWAT officers at his Mission Viejo home Thursday, authorities said.

10/09/2014

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10-Year-Old Girl, A Champion Fighter, Wants Ban Lifted On Controversial Sport

Aalijah “The Prodigy” Pineda is in a ring, jabbing and swinging, before she’s seen on video taking a punch to the head. She’s only 10 years old and that footage sparked a debate that led officials to ban the mixed martial arts sport known as Pankration.

08/14/2014

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Best Boxing & MMA Gyms In Los Angeles

Get Fit Like A Fighter At This Premier Martial Arts And Fitness Center In LA

04/04/2014

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MMA Pioneer Joe Camacho Dies At 41

Popular MMA fighter Joe Camacho died suddenly on Monday, one day after fighting in a match, shocking fans and friends alike.

12/16/2013

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Mixed Martial Arts Program Helps Vets Battle PTSD

A mixed martial arts program in San Diego helps war veterans battle post-traumatic stress disorder.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/07/2013

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Shocker: Weidman KO’s Silva In 2nd Rd. To Claim Middleweight Title At UFC 162

Chris Weidman stopped Anderson Silva in the second round of their UFC middleweight title fight on Saturday night, ending the champion’s long stay on top of the division.

07/06/2013

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Vandalism Charge Dismissed For MMA Fighter Found Naked In Church

A misdemeanor vandalism charge has been dismissed against mixed martial arts fighter and reality show host Jason “Mayhem” Miller, who was found naked in a Southern California church.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/22/2012

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Best MMA And Martial Arts Studios In Los Angeles

L.A.’s influx of Southland MMA and martial arts studios in the last decade or so makes it rough to find just the right fit. Whether you’re looking to study street fighting, Brazilian jiu jitsu or more traditional martial arts, pick from these perfect places with professional instructors and some of the best facilities in the city.

04/21/2012

UFC 184: Ellenberger v Koscheck

Best Bars To Watch UFC Fights In Los Angeles

For Los Angelenos who want to catch the UFC fights, ordering them on pay-per-view each time can get pricey. Instead, why not check out one of these great spots to catch the fights for free?

04/19/2012

Raphael Davis AKA "Noodle" (credit: mma-core.com)

Los Angeles City Firefighter Accused Of Worker’s Compensation Fraud

A Los Angeles City firefighter who moonlights as a mixed martial arts fighters was arrested Tuesday by District Attorney’s investigators on suspicion of filing false workers’ compensation insurance claims.

04/10/2012

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