Report: Fighter, 27, dies during unregulated amateur bout in Azerbaijan 

ToFight.ru is reporting that an Amateur MMA fighter has died in an event in Azerbaijan. If true, it will be tenth known fatality in mixed martial arts.

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UFC 189 World Tour Embedded, Episode 8 

On Episode 8 of UFC 189 World Championship Tour Embedded, featherweight champion Jose Aldo and challenger Conor McGregor take over chilly Toronto.
 

Barnett: Browne is a disrespectful f@%&in' pr!$% 

Josh Barnett: "If we rematch it's not going to be the same dude you fought that night. You have no idea. You really don't get it. .You will get your ass handed to you."
 

Askren: I don't think I'll be showing up at the UFC 

“Yeah they may regret it, but I still don’t think I’ll be showing up there. And the Joe Silva picture, it was just like....that was the only seat left on bus when I got on."
 

Report: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira in Berlin 

A reported surfaced today from the Swedish website Kimura.se that Alexander Gustafsson will next fight Glover Teixera this June in Berlin, Germany:
 

Couture: The time is now for a fighter's union 

Randy Couture: ""If there is a time, it is probably now for the fighters to unite and get together and form a union or a guild or something along those lines to insure ...
 

White to reporter: You're a dick, sit down, shut up 

"He said 'you're a dick,'" said Dana White. "Just translating for him ... Shut up. Sit down, shut up. Shut up. Shut up. Sit down, shut up. Who has another question?"
 

12 hours in the life of the most powerful woman in Russian MMA 

The UG's man on the ground in Russia, Boris Dealon, spends 12 hours with the best known female in Russian MMA, publicist Natalia Bulanova.
 

McGregor: I almost quit MMA two years ago 

Conor McGregor: "So I sat back and had essentially walked away from the sport. I was out of the gym for maybe three, four weeks, which is ... I am never out of the gym..."
 

Punk: A lot of pro wrestlers have MMA fantasies 

CM Punk: "A lot of guys say it. I think The Undertaker said it, I think there's a ton of guys out there, if the money was different in the '90s, they would have done it."
 

Complete WSOF 19 results; Gatethje retains title in war with Palomino 

The World Series of Fighting 19 took place Saturday, March 28th, and featured a lightweight title fight main event between Justin Gaethje and Luis Palomino.
 

UFC 189 World Tour Embedded, Episode 7 

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo and challenger Conor McGregor land in New York City; McGregor recreates a famed Muhammad Ali cover on SI.
 

Bethe Correia receives death threats after street altercation 

Bethe Correia: ""(Alves) said he would grab a gun at the glove compartment. When he said that, my sister went after him, but I pulled her away."
 

White's prank on Drew Dober 

Obviously upset about the call, Dober was likely not in the mood to be pranked, but UFC President Dana White did it to him in the locker room for a laugh.
 

Phoenix Jones: It's not cheap to fight crime 

Phoenix Jones on superhero suit: "Part of it was through donations, but I ended up taking out a loan and I also put a portion of it on my credit card."
 

Dede: MMA without PEDs won't be as spectacular 

Andre Pederneiras: "I'm against it, but everybody knows that if a guy is not under the effect of any substances, he will not perform as well."
 

Pettis would love to fight Nate Diaz next 

Anthony Pettis: "I can't even say when I can fight next. But I would love to fight Nate Diaz. That's a fight I've been waiting for, for a long time."
 
 

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