Mark Hunt won’t get title shot with win over Dos Santos

UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt is less than impressed that he is being refused a title shot, even if he defeats former UFC heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos at UFC 160.
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Patrick Cote signs new four-fight deal with UFC

The saying goes that first impressions can have a lasting impression, and this is definitely true for the recent welterweight edition Patrick “The Predator” Cote, who has just signed a new four-fight deal with the UFC.
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Cheick Kongo turned down new four-fight UFC contract

After speculation first arose yesterday as to Cheick Kongo’s current employee status within the UFC after his profile was removed from the UFC heavyweight roster at, It’s been confirmed to The Fight Lounge that Kongo in fact turned down a new four-fight UFC deal.
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Rousimar Palhares to drop down to welterweight

Recent news has just broke stating that Rousimar “Toquinho” Palhares will be dropping down to the 170lbs weight division in the UFC.
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Michael Chandler Defends Title Against Dave Jansen at Bellator 96

After delivering a dramatic and dominating submission victory in his first title defense, top ranked Bellator Lightweight Champion Michael Chandler will once again put his title on the line as Bellator MMA returns to WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma Wednesday, June 19th for the start of the Bellator MMA Summer Series live on Spike TV.
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CheickKongo_Headshot2012 remove Cheick Kongo’s profile

UFC heavyweight Cheick Kongo has had his profile removed today from the website, sparking rumours that the Frenchmen has been released from the promotion.
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Professor Green to headline UCFC – Keepmoat Stadium

TOP British rapper Professor Green is heading the music acts taking to the stage at the UCFC-Keepmoat Stadium fight show.
Already the UK’s biggest fight show of 2013, the Legends of MMA boasts some of world’s top MMA fighters on its show being held in Doncaster on July 27th. Read More »


Top UK MMA Prospects – Part I

After the sheer success of the previous two years, The Fight Lounge has returned with Part I of II, of the Top UK MMA Prospects of 2013.
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Robbie Peralta fails UFC on Fuel TV 9 post-fight drugs test

Last month the UFC returned to Sweden as it brought us UFC on Fuel TV 9: Mousasi vs. Latifi. The event had some controversial build up as Alexander Gustafsson was ruled out of the main event the week of the fight and it now has some controversial fall out too as it has been announced the Robbie Peralta failed his post-fight drugs test. Read More »

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Whiteford and Glover sign for Cage Warriors

Cage Warriors Fighting Championship has further boosted its rapidly expanding roster of talent with the capture of UK pair Robert Whiteford and Mark Glover. Read More »


Seven fighters released by the UFC

Further blood had been spilled in the UFC, with seven more fighters receiving their marching orders and released from their UFC contract after the promotions busiest month in 2013.
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Pietro Menga vs. Artemij Sitenkov rumoured for FCC 6 in June

News has just broke to The Fight Lounge that UK MMA prospect and number three ranked UK fighter Pietro Menga, is set to take on the Lithuanian, Artemij Sitenkov at Full Contact Contender 6, on June 22nd in Bolton, Greater Manchester, England.
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