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RFA signs MMA star Tyson Griffin

Resurrection Fighting Alliance announced today the signing of former UFC contender Tyson Griffin to a three fight deal.

Griffin hasn’t fought since 2011, where he was released by the UFC, but RFA feels he has a great future with the organization.

No date has been set when Griffin will make his debut, but it is expected to be in late summer or early fall.

Source: RFA
Cage Warriors 48: Pariente vs. Hardiman card complete with 10 bouts

According to a press release sent to The MMA Corner, final additions for Cage Warriors 48 have been set.

A final bout was put in place on the undercard as Leon Del Gaudio will take on Mehmet Faulds.

The main event for July 21 from the HMV Forum in Kentish Town, London will feature lightweight prospect Dale Hardiman squaring off with former Ultimate Fighter competitor Ido Pariente.

MMAJunkie.com will air the main card, while the prelims will be shown on Facebook starting at 7:45 pm

Source: The MMA Corner
UFC 147 drug tests come back clean

At UFC 147, 22 fighters stepped into the Octagon. And it turns out, all 22 were clean of using any type of drugs.

UFC vice president of government and regulatory affairs Marc Ratner confirmed the news today.

Source: MMAJunkie

Photo: Tyson Griffin (MMAJunkie)

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Corey Adams didn't grow up watching mixed martial arts, considering the UFC was just getting started the year he was born, but in his teenage years, witnessed the action and has fallen in love with the sport. Corey was the first to join The MMA Corner staff -- other than founder Josh Davis -- and has been writing for the site ever since. Corey attends Austin Peay State University, where he majors in Communications with a focus on journalism. When he's not covering MMA, Corey is still writing on many sports with both local and campus newspapers. His favorite sports teams are the Atlanta Braves and Denver Broncos. Follow him on Twitter at the link below.