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In a fight that some had expected to be her toughest to date, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey needed just 14 seconds to retain her title on Saturday night at “UFC 184: Rousey vs. Zingano” in Los Angeles. Rousey finished top contender Cat (...) read news >>

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Eight fighters received potential two-month medical suspensions following their respective performances at UFC Fight Night 60, including welterweight headliner Brandon Thatch and featherweight veteran Cole Miller, the Colorado State Boxing Commission (CSBC) announced on Tuesday. Both Thatch and Miller came up short at UFC Fight Night 60, which took place Feb. 14 in Broomfield, Colo. Thatch fell victim to a thrilling fourth-round rear-naked choke against former UFC lightweight champion Benson Hen read news >>

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Antonio Silva’s quick knockout loss to Frank Mir will force him out of action for two months. "Bigfoot" lasted 100 seconds against the former two-time heavyweight champion in the main event of UFC Fight Night 61 in Porto Alegre, Brazil, on Sunday night, and was handed a 60-day suspension from the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA). The quick loss in Brazil marked the fifth time in the past eight bouts that Silva has been defeated by knockout. Prior to the bout with Mir, "Bigfoot" was sto read news >>

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UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Bigfoot has been a night of upsets. Luckily, none of the failing favorites took too much punishment. No fighter from the card has been suspended for more than two months. On Monday, one night after UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Bigfoot, the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission released the full list of medical suspensions. Every fighter on the card has to stay off the cage for at least 14 days, but none longer than 60 days. Not even main eventer Antonio Silva or Brazilian welter read news >>

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At UFC Fight Night 60 on Saturday, Benson Henderson picked up a submission win over Brandon Thatch in his UFC welterweight debut. The former lightweight champion made the move up in weight despite competing at 155 pounds less than one month earlier. While Henderson did seem to have trouble with Thatch's size early on, he was able to wear his larger opponent down thanks to conditioning and lock up a submission in the fourth round. With losses in his last two lightweight contests, Henderson now mu read news >>

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The once and future king. That is a mantra that represents the mindset of former WEC and UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson. Those who follow "Smooth" on social media platforms are used to seeing it in hashtag form, but to the man himself, those words set forth a goal he's determined to accomplish. In Henderson's mind, he was a champion before and will be a champion again, and the road traveled to make that goal a reality is a journey of progress. That said, to those looking at Henderson read news >>

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UFC Fight Night 60 is in the books, as is Bellator 133 and WSOF 18. We'll break down Ben Henderson's dramatic win over Brandon Thatch, Marlon Moraes' comeback of sorts, Chris Honeycutt's strong performance and more. Since we didn't get to it on the show, be sure to catch up on Legacy 38 results from the weekend. read news >>

  • 18 days ago
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Unfortunately for Ben Henderson, his win over Brandon Thatch in a welterweight scrap didn't help improve his position at lightweight. The official Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) rankings have been updated following UFC Fight Night 60, which went down this past weekend (Sat., Feb. 14, 2015) at 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, Colorado. For complete "Henderson vs. Thatch" results and play-by-play click here. After outgunning and outscoring Cole Miller in the co-main event (video highlights), Ma read news >>

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On Saturday night, everyone was talking about the great performance of Benson Henderson, overcoming a major size deficiency at welterweight and putting away Brandon Thatch. But now he's faced with a decision. Should he fight in the division he's best suited for and can be competitive with almost anyone in, but is a long way from a title shot, or stay at 170 where he can make his name quickly, but appears too small for the top tier? At first thought, UFC's Joe Silva asking Benson Henderson, comin read news >>

  • 18 days ago
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Despite moving up a weight class on short notice, Benson Henderson impressed in his welterweight debut at UFC Fight Night 60. The former lightweight champion initially had some trouble with the much larger Brandon Thatch, as Rukus tossed Henderson to the ground multiple times in the second stanza. However, Henderson was eventually able to wear Thatch down and took control in the third and fourth rounds. Following a takedown in the fourth frame, Henderson was able to take Thatch's back and lock u read news >>

  • 19 days ago
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Former UFC lighweight champion Benson Henderson put on an awe-inspiring performance against the highly touted welterweight prospect Brandon Thatch in the main event of UFC Fight Night 60 this past Saturday night (Feb. 14, 2015). Snapping a frustrating losing streak with a sensational submission, MMAmania.com ponders what could be next for "Smooth." Almost nobody gave former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight kingpin Benson Henderson a chance against the highly touted wrecking machi read news >>

  • 19 days ago
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Following Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 60 event in Broomfield, Colo., several of the winning and losing fighters took to social media to react to the event or share a message with supporters. Check out some of those reactions. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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Last night (Sat., Feb. 14, 2015), Kevin Lee and Michel Prazeres battled at UFC Fight Night 60 inside the 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, Colorado. In a strong showing, Lee earned the unanimous decision. Find out how below! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweights Kevin Lee and Michel Prazeres look to take another step forward last night (Sat., Feb. 14, 2015) at UFC Fight Night 60 inside 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, Colorado. Possessing all the signs of a future contender, Lee definitely read news >>

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Check out some of the most interesting facts coming out of UFC Fight Night 60 and Benson Henderson’s submission win over Brandon Thatch.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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