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Alliance MMA retains law firm to defend itself against investor lawsuit

Alliance MMA has announced that it has retained the law firm of King & Spalding to defend the company against a lawsuit filed against it on Monday.  The announcement was made via company press release. Read more »

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Mir handed 2-year suspension for USADA violation

USADA issued an official 2 year sanction to former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir stemming from multiple positive tests for a prohibited substance.  The tests came from an in-competition test on March 20, 2016 at UFC Fight Night 85 in Brisbane, Australia. Read more »

April 22, 2017 | Jason Cruz

Alliance MMA retains law firm to defend itself against investor lawsuit

Alliance MMA has announced that it has retained the law firm of King & Spalding to defend the company against a lawsuit filed against it on Monday.  The announcement was made via company press release. Read more »

April 21, 2017 | Jason Cruz

TUF 25 Episode 1 draws lowest-ever rating for series

The Ultimate Fighter 25 debut on FS1 drew 288,000 viewers per ShowBuzz Daily.  The rating is the lowest-ever for the TUF franchise.  T.J. Dillashaw and Cody Garbrandt serve as the coaches this season. Read more »

April 21, 2017 | Jason Cruz

South Korean authorities investigate potential “fight fixing”

South Korean officials are investigating a potential fight fixing issue from UFC Fight Night 79 from November 2015.  Fighters Tae Hyun Bang and Leo Kunts were warned by UFC official before their fight on the night per MMA Junkie. Read more »

April 21, 2017 | Jason Cruz

Updated ratings for Bellator 177 and Bellator Kickboxing

An update from last Friday’s Bellator 177 has the event peaking at 859,000 viewers per Nielsen.  In addition Bellator Kickboxing last Friday peaked at 452,099 viewers on Spike TV. Read more »

April 21, 2017 | Jason Cruz