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UFC 215 main event cancelled as Borg withdraws from Johnson fight

Sep 08, 2017 - 2:16 PM

Demetrious Johnson vs Ray Borg has been cancelled and Amanda Nunes vs Valentina Shevchenko has been elevated to the main event

IN WAITING. Demetrious Johnson will have to wait for his chance to break Anderson Silva's record for most title defenses. Photo from Johnson's Facebook profile

Ronda Rousey to take time to reflect about her future after another loss

Jan 02, 2017 - 7:08 PM

The 29 year old issues a statement thanking her fans for their support and continued belief in her as well as her plan to take time off

Ronda Rousey exits the Octagon after her loss to Amanda Nunes of Brazil in their UFC women's bantamweight championship bout during the UFC 207 event on December 30, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

Ronda Rousey’s mom comes to her defense

Jan 01, 2017 - 5:32 PM

AnnMaria De Mars defends her daughter against critics and lists Rousey s other accomplishments after her loss to Amanda Nunes

Rousey never got going in her fight against Amanda Nunes. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

Nunes blasts Rousey out in the first round at UFC 207

Dec 31, 2016 - 1:54 PM

Amanda Nunes sends Ronda Rousey to another painful defeat ending her comeback bid in just 48 seconds

Rousey never got going in her fight against Amanda Nunes. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

Ronda Rousey says career end is near ahead of comeback

Nov 02, 2016 - 11:08 AM

Ronda Rousey says next month s comeback bout against Amanda Nunes will be one of her last ever fights

RETURN TO ACTION. Ronda Rousey will be back in action for the first time since her knockout loss to Holly Holm. File photo by Paul Crock/AFP

Ronda Rousey makes MMA return at UFC 207 in December

Oct 13, 2016 - 3:50 AM

Rousey will face UFC women s bantamweight champ Amanda Nunes in her first fight since her loss to Holly Holm in November of 2015

RETURN TO ACTION. Ronda Rousey will be back in action for the first time since her knockout loss to Holly Holm. File photo by Paul Crock/AFP

Amanda Nunes submits bloody Miesha Tate to bag UFC gold

Jul 10, 2016 - 1:30 PM

Nunes makes Tate s title reign a short one as she forces her opponent to tap from a rear naked choke

AND NEW. Amanda Nunes submits Miesha Tate to become new women's bantamweight champion. Ethan Miller/Getty Images/AFP

Miesha Tate barely makes weight; Lesnar, Hunt cleared for UFC 200

Jul 09, 2016 - 3:23 AM

Miesha Tate removes all her clothing to make weight for her main event fight against Amanda Nunes

RETURN OF THE BEAST. Brock Lesnar will make his return to UFC against Mark Hunt. Photo by Ethan Miller/AFP

NSAC appoints referees, judges for UFC 200 title fights

Jun 22, 2016 - 12:35 PM

Veteran referee Big John McCarthy will be the third man inside the Octagon for the light heavyweight title rematch between Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones

WE MEET AGAIN. Jones (L) and Cormier (R) are set to face at UFC 200. File photo by Steve Marcus/AFP

Miesha Tate battles Amanda Nunes at UFC 200

Apr 08, 2016 - 12:05 AM

Tate 18 5 captured the UFC women’s bantamweight championship this past March by submitting Holly Holm with a fifth round rear naked choke