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UFC 179 preview show

MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani and Guilherme Cruz break down the top storylines for Saturday's UFC 179.

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Will Jose Aldo successfully retain his featherweight title? Who will emerge victorious in the co-main event between Glover Teixeira and Phil Davis?

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After a rough reception during the UFC 179 Q&A earlier in the day, Conor McGregor talks about the 'hostile' environment during the Q&A, Aldo vs. Mendes, Dennis Siver, and more.

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Conor McGregor UFC 179 scrum video

After a rough reception during the UFC 179 Q&A earlier in the day, Conor McGregor talks about the 'hostile' environment during the Q&A, Aldo vs. Mendes, Dennis Siver, and more.

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Fightweets: Was McGregor-Siver the right move?

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Fightweets: Was McGregor-Siver the right move?

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The UFC could probably book Conor McGregor vs the Jose Aldo-Chad Mendes winner and have it be a big fight. But holding off might have been the correct call.

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UFC 178 Embedded: 'I feel like the king'

In the latest episode of UFC 179 Embedded, Conor McGregor hits the streets of Rio de Janeiro and does capoeira. Also, Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes participate in media day, and more.

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UFC 178 Embedded: 'I feel like the king'

In the latest episode of UFC 179 Embedded, Conor McGregor hits the streets of Rio de Janeiro and does capoeira. Also, Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes participate in media day, and more.

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Spong may box at first when he returns next year

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Emanuel Newton retained his Bellator light heavyweight title against Linton Vassell and Bobby Lashley took only 1:31 to end the night of formerly unbeaten Karl Etherington on the last of Bellator's...

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UFC 179 weigh-in video

Watch UFC 179 weigh-in video to see all the UFC 179 fighters try to make weight Friday afternoon for Saturday's event.

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Conor McGregor wasted little time tearing into Dennis Siver's UFC 168 post-fight drug test failure, saying he is 'going to punish him for it' when the two meet on Jan. 18 in Boston.

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On today's episode of "The MMA Beat," the panel discussed Cain Velasquez's injury, the UFC's decision to rescind Cung Le's suspension, UFC 179, and much more.

Bellator 130 Results: Newton vs. Vassell

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Follow Bellator 130 results for the Newton vs. Vassell event Friday night.

The Brazilian Colosseum

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Built in 1954, Maracanazinho, the site of Saturday's UFC 179, is one of the most important places in the history of combat sports.

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Dariush recalls first bout in Brazil, death chants

Fighting in Brazil can be a difficult challenge, but UFC 179's Beneil Dariush was already used to it even before signing with the UFC.

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Kaitlin Young will have a new opponent at Invicta FC 9. Hawaiian fighter Raquel Pa’aluhi will step in for Cindy Dandois on Nov. 1 in Davenport, Iowa.

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Popular featherweight Conor McGregor return to Boston and face German Dennis Siver on Jan. 18.

Glover Teixeira: I believe in my wrestling

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Phil Davis is undefeated against Brazilians in the UFC, but light heavyweight contender Glover Teixeira wants to end this streak at UFC 179.

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A middleweight contest between Nate Marquardt and Brad Tavares has been added to UFC 182 on Jan. 3.

Morning Report: 'Le got off on loophole'

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Michael Bisping is happy to take his win and move on, but isn't ready to believe Cung Le fought him in August without taking performance-enhancing drugs.

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UFC 179 Embedded: Chad Mendes catches pigeon

In the latest episode of UFC 179 Embedded, Conor McGregor and Junior dos Santos break down the main event, while Chad Mendes catches a pigeon on the beach.

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UFC pays tribute to Helio Gracie vs. Masahiko Kimura historical vale tudo fight before official weigh-ins at Rio de Janeiro’s Maracana stadium.

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