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  • 4 years ago
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AUSTIN, Texas - Consider for a moment what UFC lightweight contender Jim Miller has accomplished in 23 months as a UFC employee. The New Jersey native has amassed a 7-1 record in the octagon - or two wins more than UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar has garnered in his entire career. The lone blemish on Miller's record? March 2009 loss to current No. 1 contender Gray Maynard. So with a unanimous decision win over the always-tough Gleison Tibau at Wednesday's UFC Fight Night 22 eve read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Jim Miller must have breathed a sigh of relief when UFC president Dana White told the world that he was first in line for a title shot. When Clay Guida beat Anthony Pettis this past June, nudging the former WEC champ out of the immediate picture for a contendership, there were questions that Miller may have to wait longer despite a seven-fight win streak. At the time, White's answer was no. But Miller said today that despite that endorsement, he's not banking on a title shot regardless o read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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PITTSBURGH - His UFC win streak sits at six fights, and it could be seven with a win over Nate Marquardt in the main event of Sunday's UFC on Versus 4 event. He's beat legit contenders, and he's done it in sometimes-convincing and impressive fashion. So if Rick Story emerges victorious once again, he doesn't see any reason he shouldn't be fighting UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre in his next outing. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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How many fights does an "Eagle" have to win inside the Octagon before he gets a title shot? One more, apparently. Khabib Nurmagomedov has racked up six straight wins inside the Octagon against some rather stiff competition since making his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) debut back in 2012. Couple those six victories with the 16 others he won in his undefeated (22-0, 6-0 UFC) professional mixed martial arts (MMA) career, and the Russian-born fighter has made a pretty good case for a title s read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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UFC welterweight Jake Shields believes he has just one fight left on his current UFC contract, and with his next bout, he wants to make it count. Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos Tagged: Jake Shields, UFC 171 read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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Since getting knocked out by Erik Koch in his UFC debut, Raphael Assuncao has quietly built one of the UFC’s most impressive win streaks. Is it enough for a title shot?Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC Tagged: Raphael Assuncao, UFC 170 read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Nate Diaz defeated lightweight Jim Miller and earned a title shot with Saturday's UFC on FOX 3 main-event win, but are UFC officials missing a big opportunity? In our latest installment of The Sunday Junkie - our weekly reader-feedback feature - many believe so. In fact, many submissions all had a common theme: Diaz should fight fellow contender Anthony Pettis rather than sit on the sidelines waiting for his title shot. This week's winner, Wisconsin's Trevor Greene, narrowly edged  Massach read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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A lightweight tilt between standouts Jim Miller and Nate Diaz hasn't officially been dubbed a title eliminator. Unofficially, it may be a different story. "That's what I was told was happening," said Diaz, who on May 5 headlines UFC on FOX 3 opposite Miller. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Add the winner of Nate Diaz vs. Jim Miller at UFC on Fox 3 in May to the UFC lightweight championship merry-go-round. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Ben Henderson snapped Jim Miller's seven-fight win streak at UFC on Versus 5 on Sunda, becoming a contender in the UFC lightweight division. Read More >> read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Jim Miller is not a fan of waiting around for a fight to happen, but if he's successful at UFC on Versus 5 on Sunday night against Ben Henderson and gets a title shot, this is one time he'll take a seat on the sidelines and wait. Read More >> read news >>

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