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UFC suspends Melendez for failed drug test

The UFC has suspended two-time lightweight title contender and former Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez for one year because of a failed drug test.

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McGregor on Highly Questionable (5:48)
Austin festival show -- Jack races Rampage (1:39)
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Koscheck: 'I still have something to prove'

After 27 professional fights in mixed martial arts, welterweight Josh Koscheck is ready to start anew with Bellator and share his wisdom with all of his fighting peers.

Kato KO's Schilling with Superman punch (0:25)
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DA plans to bring felony charge against Jones

The Albuquerque, New Mexico, District Attorney's Office anticipates bringing a felony hit-and-run charge against Jon Jones before a grand jury, according to office spokeswoman Kayla Anderson.

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Bill to legalize MMA in N.Y. expires in Assembly

A bill to legalize professional mixed martial arts in the state of New York failed to make it to the state Assembly floor for a vote Thursday, the final day of an extended legislative session.


UFC President: McGregor offered $3M bet

Dana White said on "The Jim Rome Show" that Conor McGregor offered to bet him $3 million that he'll finish the fight against Chad Mendes early. The fight is Saturday.

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Based on reports, DFS messed up visa issue but CABMMA didn't help matters by exercising so much authority where it probably wasn't needed.

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