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UFC 178 ended up delivering in two key ways - the action in the cage and the natural creation of a number of fights down the line far bigger than anything on the show itself. When the show was over, the stage was set for two title fights, T.J. Dillashaw vs. Dominick Cruz for the men's bantamweight title, and Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano for the women's version of the same title. In both cases, these are not just contenders, but arguably the toughest fight either champion has among fighters on th read news >>

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In the prelims of UFC 178, Dominick Cruz returned to the cage to dominate Takeo Mizugaki. The takedown which primed Cruz's win was a picture perfect double leg. Coach Mike explains the beautiful set up and finish of Cruz's technique. One of the first posts I ever wrote for Bloody Elbow discussed the specific components of the sport of wrestling actually mattered for preparing a combat athlete to take his opponent down in a mixed martial arts bout. The post identifies three parts to most wrestlin read news >>

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In the last UFC 178 Embedded before tonight's event, Eddie Alvarez and Donald Cerrone talk about their fight, Conor McGregor gets a haircut, the fighters hit the scale, and more. read news >>

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Most fighters will tell you that they're not afraid to step into the cage, but that's a lie. Whether they call it fear or "nerves," fighters experience emotions you'd expect – it's how they handle those emotions that sets them apart. read news >>

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Check out the full URCC 25 fight card featuring a 2 title fights, the return of Filipino fan favorites, along with a few prospects and rivalries. After the Universal Reality Combat Championship re-launched last August where they moved away from a traditional ring, South East Asia's longest running promotion will be returning on October 23 for their first major event in a cage. BloodyElbow.com has learned of the full line up for URCC 25, and the show dubbed as the 'Takeover' will feature two titl read news >>

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Although he won’t step into the cage against Alexander Shlemenko until Friday night, Brandon Halsey laid out the blueprint to beat Bellator’s middleweight champion some five months ago. read news >>

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Cage Warriors welterweight champion Nicolas Dalby was the unfortunate victim of a last-minute fight cancellation earlier this month. But the situation wasn’t all bad.Filed under: Cage Warriors, MMAjunkie Radio, News read news >>

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"The Professional Predator" gets back into the Bellator cage tonight against Rafael Carvalho at the Save Mart Arena in Fresno, Calif., and he spoke to MMAmania.com about his move from Ohio to Colorado and future MMA plans. Brian Rogers was seeking some changes in his life and in January, the Bellator veteran departed from the Strong Style Gym, packed up his life in Ohio, and headed out west to Denver, Colorado, to join Factory X. Rogers stayed with friend and new teammate Chris Camozzi until May read news >>

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Welterweight champion Nicolas Dalby will put his belt on the line against Mohsen Bahari in Cage Warriors 74’s main event, officials recently announced.Filed under: Cage Warriors, MMA Rumors, News read news >>

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For some people MMA competition is enough. Two tough guys, one cage, something has to give. But for many, dare I suggest most, simply inserting two people into the UFC Octagon is not, in and of itself, particularly compelling. We've seen it—dozens, hundreds, even thousands of times. It takes more than just organizing an athletic contest to get our attention. We need context, story or high stakes. Is a championship on the line? Is this a battle between two distinct styles? Best of all, though? Ar read news >>

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The UFC doesn't proactively tell fighters what size cage they'll be fighting in, leading to many athletes not knowing what size cage they'll compete in until event night. One of the new talking points heading into UFC events is the size of the Octagon. There is the traditional "large cage" which has been the standard for major UFC events and the smaller cage which used to only be used for rare events such as Ultimate Fighter finales. With the new expanded schedule from the UFC, they find themsel read news >>

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