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  • 11 days ago
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LEDYARD, Conn. – Just three fights into his UFC career, [autotag]Chas Skelly[/autotag] is already in the promotion's record books. With a dominant decision over [autotag]Sean Soriano[/autotag], Chas Skelly picked up his second UFC victory in a span of just 13 days, the fastest such stretch... read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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UFC 174 has five matchups with good historical fight data. Paul Gift shares his estimated win probabilities for each and breaks down Johnson/Bagautinov and MacDonald/Woodley by the numbers. Wouldn’t you know it, UFC 174 marks the debut event for BE Analytics previews and predictions and we’ve got the closest fight card I’ve ever analyzed. This should be interesting. We’ll see how things go tonight but if you read the intro piece earlier this week, you know statistical modeling is dispassionate w read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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MMA’s "biggest grudge match" is now a historical footnote as Quinton Jackson and Muhammed Lawal settled their score in the Bellator 120 main event earlier this evening (Sat., May 17, 2014) on pay-per-view (PPV). And it was a little on the anticlimactic side. The build up to Bellator 120's re-worked main event tonight (Sat., May 17, 2014) between Quinton Jackson vs. Muhammed Lawal was, at times, painfully contrived and difficult to watch. But, both former Light Heavyweight champions from differen read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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T.P. Grant, together with Patrick Wyman, start a series taking in depth looks at historical styles of fighting that have died out and how they have impacted fighting today. Most styles of martial arts attempt to give themselves a deep history. In the game of martial art legacy building, every art attempts to be more storied, more ancient, and deadlier than all other arts. But the fact of the matter is that many of the styles practiced today are newer than we wish to admit. Greco-Roman Wrestling read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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T.P. Grant, together with Patrick Wyman, start a series taking in depth looks at historical styles of fighting that have died out. Most styles of martial arts attempt to give themselves a deep history. In the game of martial art legacy building, every art attempts to be more storied, more ancient, and deadlier than all other arts. But the fact of the matter is that many of the styles practiced today are newer than we wish to admit. Greco-Roman Wrestling was so named to give it a connection to th read news >>

  • a year ago
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The second episode of The Ultimate Fighter: Team Rousey vs. Team Tate bucked a historical trend, becoming only the fifth season in the life of the reality series to improve its audience from episode one to episode two. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Following back-to-back weeks of relatively strong TV ratings, Friday’s episode 10 of The Ultimate Fighter: Team Carwin vs. Team Nelson came crashing back to Earth. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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TOKYO -- Given Zuffa LLC’s historical successes in wielding the power of new media, the UFC will take a similar route to expand the brand in Japan read news >>