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Derrick Lewis' flaws are probably going to keep him from becoming a serious heavyweight contender. But woe be to the opponent who finds himself on the wrong end of "The Black Beast's" heavy hands. Lewis survived a first-round submission attempt by South African veteran Ruan Potts, then went on to bludgeon his foe. Lewis won via second-round TKO over Potts on Saturday night in at UFC 184 at Staples Center in Los Angeles. The stoppage came at 3:18. Lewis had dropped Potts in the first round, but w read news >>

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"I think I would crush [Lesnar] standing up now. I think that on the ground and stuff, I've worked with Ricky Lundell and stuff a lot and learned how to nullify the wrestling. I wrestled three rounds with Daniel Cormier who's an Olympic level wrestler and he had a difficult time taking me down. I think that Lesnar would really have to throw caution to the wind and really rush through and I don't think that he's gotten any better at wanting to take punches. The jab-hook combination that I landed read news >>

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A trip to Mexico City nearly cost UFC interim heavyweight title Fabricio Werdum his life before it brought the biggest accolade of his career.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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But is keeping it standing the path of least resistance? Antonio Silva has seen better days inside the Octagon. After winning two straight against Travis Browne and Alistair Overeem, both via devastating knockout, "Bigfoot" has gone 0-3 in his last three outings, with a draw against Mark Hunt sandwiched between knockout losses to Cain Velasquez and Andrei Arlovski. As he heads into this Sunday's (Feb. 22, 2015) heavyweight showdown against former division kingpin Frank Mir at UFC Fight Night 61 read news >>

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Lyoto Machida is confident ahead of his pivotal middleweight battle with Luke Rockhold at UFC on Fox 15. Lyoto Machida is looking to get another UFC middleweight title shot, and to get there he has to go through former Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold. The two men meet in the main event of UFC on Fox 15 and it appears that Machida is pretty confident heading into the bout, particularly in regards to Rockhold's ground game. Machida spoke to MMA Fighting about it: "I think this is a read news >>

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"I think this is a good fight for me. [Rockhold] has a good striking, but I'm ready. If the fight goes to the ground, I will also be ready for everything he does, and I will try to surprise him as well. He's a top five, he's been doing great in his fights and his ground game is really good, but I can go to the ground with him and do well. His ground game doesn't scare me at all." Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida will continue his march back tow read news >>

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Fresh off the fastest win of his professional career, Lyoto Machida is already back in the gym to prepare for his next fight. After dispatching C.B. Dollaway in 62 seconds at UFC Fight Night 58 in December with a vicious kick to the body, "The Dragon" will headline UFC on FOX 15 in Newark on April 18 against fellow middleweight contender Luke Rockhold, and is happy to be in his fifth straight UFC main event. "That’s great because it shows that this fight is interesting and important, that people read news >>

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The undefeated wrestler says that he isn't scared by his opponent's grappling credentials. Ryan LaFlare ensures that he won't be afraid of Demian Maia's ground game when they meet on March 21, in the main event of UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. LaFlare. Interviewed by Brazilian media at Maracana Stadium, in Rio de Janeiro, the undefeated Welterweight promised to use his wrestling background to beat the Jiu-Jitsu specialist, just like he has been doing in his entire career. "I feel comfortable on the read news >>

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Outside of Anthony Johnson, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has pretty much cleaned out his division, and to date, no one has been able to solve the "Bones" riddle. His brother Chandler is not impressed. In fact, the Super Bowl 49 champ says that he's willing to prove it by battling his brother in a special one-round charity match, and since he's "bigger" than his sibling, would just "throw him to the ground" like a 205-pound sack of potatoes. The Patrio read news >>

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Of all his incredible skills, perhaps none is more impressive than Anderson Silva's ability to finish a hurt opponent. BE's striking specialist Connor Ruebusch breaks down the former champion's deadly ground & pound. This is part two of a two-part article. If you missed it, you can find part one right here. The Brazilian wandering spider is widely considered the most dangerous arachnid on earth. Its venom, a potent cocktail of proteins and peptides that attacks the central nervous system, causes read news >>

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Looks like the UFC will be breaking new ground in Europe in 2015. During a press conference from Stockholm, Sweden -- which featured on-stage appearances by Scotish fighter Joanne Calderwood, Poland's Jan Blachowicz and Germany's Nick Hein -- the UFC announced three new European dates. The UFC will make its inaugural visit to Krakow, Poland, on April 11. It will also return to Berlin, Germany, to the O2 Arena on June 20. The Octagon will also visit Scotland for the first time on July 18. That sh read news >>

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If history is any indicator, the first Monday of the new year brought no shortage of new sign-ups at gyms all around America. But at Roufusport, one new member is already making waves in the MMA world, despite the fact that he’s never had a single fight.Filed under: (...) read news >>

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Okay, so he doesn't know how to throw a punch. At least his ground game is good! How good? Well, according to longtime mixed martial arts (MMA) veteran and current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight Cole Miller, CM Punk is better than half the active fighters on the ZUFFA roster, and will prove a lot of haters wrong when he makes his Octagon debut in late 2015. The submission-savvy "Magrinho" talks to MMA Fighting: "I think he'll do very well. I don't think he's trying to make a read news >>

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SAO PAULO, Brazil -- The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3 heavyweight winner Antonio Carlos Junior returns to the light heavyweight division after dominating in his reality show bouts, and he’s confident going into his UFC Fight Night 58 clash with Patrick Cummins on Saturday night. In an exclusive interview with MMAFighting.com, the Brazilian grappler explains why he’s called "Shoeface", says why he will fight better at 205 pounds, breaks down Cummins’ game, his decision to train at Nova Uniao and mu read news >>

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