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In a matchup of two light heavyweights in need of a victory, Phil Davis outworked Glover Teixeira at UFC 179. See how Twitter reacted to the co-main event. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 19 days ago
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The light heavyweight division has given fans plenty of thrills over the years, but what used to be the UFC's premier division is in shambles. Part of it is because of the rise of other promotions, with organizations like Bellator MMA and One FC having the gumption to develop, retain and pursue talented fighters. Part of it is just plain mismanagement by the UFC. Ultimately, what that means is there is more light heavyweight talent outside the UFC today than at any point since the death of Pride read news >>

  • a month ago
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Two Top 10-ranked heavyweights will soon collide in UFC Fight Night 52's main event, the winner of which could be launched into contendership in the near future. Roy Nelson faces a very tough opponent in Mark Hunt, but can he overcome this challenge and legitimize himself as a contender? Roy Nelson is a fighter as tough as they come. "Big Country" has built his name off a gritty, swing-for-the-fences approach to fighting. And in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight division, that read news >>

  • a month ago
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This weeks's edition of The MMA Beat features a discussion on the state of the heavyweight division in MMA, the forthcoming UFC Japan fight card, Khabib Nurmagomedov and UFC 178. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Veteran heavyweights Mark Hunt and Roy Nelson are set to headline UFC Fight Night 52, which will be hosted by Saitama, Japan, on Saturday. At 40 years old, Hunt has failed to pick up a win in his past two appearances. However, with a draw against Antonio Silva in his most recent outing, Super Samoan remains a contender in the heavyweight division. Following back-to-back losses against Daniel Cormier and Stipe Miocic, Nelson bounced back in a big way when he met Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira in April. read news >>

  • a month ago
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On this week's episode of "The MMA Beat," the panel will discuss the state of the UFC's heavyweight division, the upcoming UFC card in Japan, Khabib Nurmagomedov's contender status, the promotion for UFC 178, next weekend's pay-per-view lineup, and more. Watch "The MMA Beat" live today at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT / 6 p.m. GMT. Subscribe to the show on iTunes: audio | video. Stream it on Stitcher here. Music courtesy of APM Music. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Ranked heavyweights Alistair Overeem and Stefan Struve have been slated to tangle on December 13th at UFC on FOX 13, promotion officials announced on Wednesday. Overeem (37-14, 1 NC) looks to make a quick turnaround after suffering a first-round knockout loss to underdog Ben Rothwell earlier this month. The setback marked a third such instance for the 34-year-old over his last four UFC fights, as Overeem succumbed to similarly brutal upset KO losses to Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva and Travis Browne i read news >>

  • a month ago
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Heavyweights Mark Hunt and Roy Nelson headline this weekend's tip to Saitama, Japan. The Line Up Bantamweight Alex Caceres vs. Masanori Kanehara Featherweight Katsunori Kikuno vs. Sam Sicilia Welterweight Hyun Gyu Lim vs. Takenori Sato Bantamweight Michinori Tanaka vs. Kyung Ho Kang Lightweight Kazuki Tokudome vs. Johnny Case Featherweight Maximo Blanco vs. Dan Hooker The Odds Alex Caceres -280 Masanori Kanehara +220 Katsunori Kikuno -155 Sam Sicilia +125 Hyun Gyu Lim -550 Takenori Sato +400 Kyu read news >>

  • a month ago
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A look at Saturday, September 20th's UFC Fight Night in Saitama, Japan, where heavyweights Mark Hunt and Roy Nelson meet in a Fight Pass-streamed main event. MMA fans are in for a treat next Saturday, because Roy Nelson and Mark Hunt are going to duke it out in the main event of a very solid looking UFC Fight Night in Saitama, Japan. It's a great heavyweight slugfest that could have potential to be one of the best fights of the year. In the co-main event, top 10 ranked Myles Jury takes on Takano read news >>

  • a month ago
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In a rematch of dangerous heavyweights, Antonio Silva and Andrei Arlovski fought for a chance to get back into the title hunt last night (Sat., Sept. 13, 2014) at UFC Fight Night 51. Before his opponent was able to get much going, Arlovski blitzed Silva for the knockout victory. Find out how below! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweights Antonio Silva and Andrei Arlovski stepped into the cage for the second time last night (Sat., Sept. 13, 2014) at UFC Fight Night 51 from inside the Ni read news >>

  • a month ago
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At UFC Fight Night 51, veteran heavyweights Antonio Silva and Andrei Arlovski will battle to remain relevant contenders in their division. Following a draw with Mark Hunt, Silva has not won in his past two appearances. Arlovski, meanwhile, defeated Brendan Schaub in his recent return to the Octagon, but he did so in a controversial decision after landing only 12 significant strikes over three rounds. While Silva and Arlovski are both top-15 heavyweights right now, neither is in good standing wit read news >>

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