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Former UFC champ Miesha Tate shares tips, advice for fighters in a social distancing world

33 minutes ago   |   MMAjunkie

Fighters around the world are being faced with big challenges. With the outbreak of coronavirus in the U.S. and many parts of the world, training for MMA has become difficult...
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James Vick assesses technical flaws: 'Hands down and my chin up in the air has been a problem'

James Vick assesses technical flaws: 'Hands down and my chin up in the air has been a problem'

2 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

James Vick is well aware of what he needs to improve as a fighter. The 33-year-old said he has pinpointed the technical issues in his game that he thinks have been responsible...
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Jared Gordon looks for UFC career reinvention back at featherweight: 'This is what I needed'

Jared Gordon looks for UFC career reinvention back at featherweight: 'This is what I needed'

5 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

Jared Gordon is on the verge of entering a new chapter in his fighting career. The 31-year-old will return to his original weight class of 145 pounds for the first time since...
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Coronavirus Impact: Bay Area athletes learn to adapt to life away from sports

12 hours ago   |   ABC

'IVE BECOME A PRETTY DECENT CHEF': From learning Spanish to honing in on their gaming skills, Bay Area athletes are finding ways to keep busy - just like the rest of us! Here's...
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10 flyweights you can expect to see on Dana White's Contender Series, Season 4

17 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

Dana White's Contender Series has become a focal point for fighters on the regional scene. Since its inception in 2017, the UFC Fight Pass-turned-ESPN+ summer original removed...
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Deiveson Figueiredo focused on Joseph Benavidez rematch, but open to eventual Henry Cejudo fight

Deiveson Figueiredo focused on Joseph Benavidez rematch, but open to eventual Henry Cejudo fight

19 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

Deiveson Figueiredo has goals of becoming a dual champ. Figueiredo is coming off a second-round knockout over Joseph Benavidez, but was not crowned UFC flyweight champion due...
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Today in MMA History: Georges St-Pierre dominates a resilient Dan Hardy at UFC 111

21 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

Georges St-Pierre did everything he could to finish Dan Hardy, but the tough Brit just wouldn't quit. Exactly a decade ago on March 27, 2010, then-welterweight champion...
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Jon Jones Says 'I Got Stir Crazy' on Police Body Cam Video of DWI Arrest

21 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones told police officers before being arrested that he was getting "stir crazy" sitting at his house when he decided to drive his car...
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Looking good: Meet the Las Vegas barber who caters to Conor McGregor and other UFC stars

Looking good: Meet the Las Vegas barber who caters to Conor McGregor and other UFC stars

23 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

LAS VEGAS - For some MMA fighters, being well groomed is pivotal to fight week going as smoothly as possible. As former UFC two-division champion Conor McGregor once said...
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Hakeem Dawodu ready for a step up in competition, wants on UFC Saskatoon card

1 day ago   |   MMAjunkie

Hakeem Dawodu is one of the most promising current Canadian fighters in the UFC, and he wants to take things to the next level. Since dropping his UFC debut, Dawodu has won...
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Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

The man's generosity meant 20 staffers at the restaurant each got an extra $500 just before they were laid off. Read more ...

Rev. Joseph Lowery, 'Dean' Of The Civil Rights Movement, Dies At 98

Rev. Joseph Lowery, 'Dean' Of The Civil Rights Movement, Dies At 98

Lowery got his start as an activist organizing bus boycotts in 1950s Alabama. He led the Southern Christian Leadership Conference for two decades and prayed at Barack Obama's... Read more ...

2,300+ cases of coronavirus reported in Georgia as death toll rises...

2,300+ cases of coronavirus reported in Georgia as death toll rises, officials say

More than 2,300 people have confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Georgia, according to a daily report published by the Department of Public Health Saturday. Read more ...

Former Sen. Tom Coburn, Fiscal Hawk And 'Dr. No,' Dies At 72

Former Sen. Tom Coburn, Fiscal Hawk And 'Dr. No,' Dies At 72

The Republican from Oklahoma died Saturday after a fight with prostate cancer. During his time in Congress, Coburn earned a reputation for fighting spending, no matter whom he... Read more ...

New York Covid-19 death toll JUMPS by 209 in one day as number of cases...

New York Covid-19 death toll JUMPS by 209 in one day as number of cases blasts past 50,000

The death toll from the Covid-19 infection in New York increased by 209 on Saturday while the number of people infected with the virus in the state climbed by over 7,000 to... Read more ...

NYC coronavirus cases reach nearly 30K, with a death every 9.5 seconds

NYC coronavirus cases reach nearly 30K, with a death every 9.5 seconds

At least 67 more people died overnight from COVID-19, bringing the death toll for the five boroughs to 517, new numbers released by the city reveal. Read more ...

How LeBron James saved Carmelo Anthony's life during infamous banana boat trip

How LeBron James saved Carmelo Anthony's life during infamous banana boat trip

Turns out the banana boat crew had a little Baywatch in them. LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, Dwyane Wade and Chris Paul made their famous trip to the Bahamas on a yacht in the... Read more ...

Trump says he's eyeing quarantine of New York, surrounding area

Trump says he's eyeing quarantine of New York, surrounding area

President Donald Trump said his administration could announce a large-scale two-week quarantine of New York and the surrounding area later Saturday. “We'd like to see New York... Read more ...

NYPD detective becomes first officer to die from coronavirus

NYPD detective becomes first officer to die from coronavirus

An NYPD detective died after contracting coronavirus - the first officer to succumb to the disease, police sources told The Post. The 48-year-old crime fighter, who worked in... Read more ...

Walt Disney World, Disneyland will remain closed until further notice

Walt Disney World, Disneyland will remain closed until further notice

Disney said that hourly employees will continue to be paid through April 18. Read more ...