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Conor McGregor Looms Large At UFC 209

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Are you ordering UFC 209 on pay-per-view this Saturday? UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor (pictured) will most likely shell out $59.95 to watch the show’s co-main event. Or, at least he should in order to scout the competition. (more…)

Tom Lawlor Banned Two Years For PED

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“Filthy” Tom Lawlor will have two years to try and clean up his act. The USADA has banned the UFC veteran two years following a flunked random drug test. (more…)

UFC Fight Night 106: Belfort vs. Gastelum

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UFC Fight Night 106: Belfort vs. Gastelum
When: March 11th, 2017
Where: Centro de Formacao Olimpica do Nordeste in Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
How: Fox Sports 1

Preliminary Card:

(UFC Fight Pass 7PM ET/4PM PT)

Paulo Borrachinha vs. Garreth McLellan

Rony Jason vs. Jeremy Kennedy

(Fox Sports 1 8PM ET/5PM PT)

Josh Burkman vs. Michel Prazeres

Joe Soto vs. Rani Yahya

Sergio Moraes vs. Davi Ramos

Kevin Lee vs. Francisco Trinaldo

Main Card:

(Fox Sports 1 10PM ET/7PM PT)

Tim Means vs. Alex Oliveira

Bethe Correia vs. Marion Reneau

Ray Borg vs. Jussier Formiga

Edson Barboza vs. Beneil Dariush

Mauricio Rua vs. Gian Villante

Vitor Belfort vs. Kelvin Gastelum

‘UFC Fight Night 105: Lewis vs. Browne’ Live Results

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“UFC Fight Night 105: Lewis vs. Browne” takes place Sunday inside Scotiabank Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. UFC Fight Pass streams the first preliminary bout live starting at 6:30PM ET/3:30 PM PT. (more…)

Breaking: Fedor Emelianenko vs. Matt Mitrione Cancelled At Bellator 172

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If you needed a reason to watch NBA All-Star Saturday instead of Bellator 172, you just got one. Saturday’s main event between heavyweight legend Fedor Emelianenko and Matt Mitrione has been cancelled just hours before showtime. (more…)

‘Bellator 172: Fedor vs. Mitrione’ Live Video And Results

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“Bellator 172: Fedor vs. Mitrione” goes down Saturday night inside SAP Center in San Jose, California. Stream the preliminary bouts live right here on 5thRound.com starting at 7PM ET/4PM PT. (more…)

‘UFC Fight Night 105: Lewis vs. Browne’ Live Weigh-Ins Video And Results

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The official weigh-is for “UFC Fight Night 105: Lewis vs. Browne” took place Friday in Nova Scotia. (more…)

USADA Clears ‘Cyborg’ Of Doping Violation

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Cris “Cyborg” Justino (pictured) didn’t fight today, but she’s is a big winner, nonetheless. On Friday, the USADA, the independent agency the UFC hired to drug test their fighters year-round, granted the Invicta FC featherweight champion a retroactive Therapeutic Use Exemption (TUE) to clear her from December’s flunked drug test. (more…)

‘Bellator 172: Fedor vs. Mitrione’ Weigh-In Results

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The official weigh-ins for “Bellator 172: Fedor vs. Mitrione” took place Friday at Dolce Hayes Mansion in San Jose, California. (more…)

Fedor Emelianenko Makes Final Stand In Bellator

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Fedor Emelianenko (pictured) is fighting this Saturday. Many moons ago, that would have meant something (if not EVERYTHING). In 2017, at the ripe old age of 40, even the most diehard fight fan barely bats an eye. (more…)