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Watch the UFC 181 card in super slow motion. UFC 181 was arguably the most stacked card in the past few months, and you can relive some of the action in the clip above. Watch super slow motion highlights from the double title fight headliners in Robbie Lawler vs. Johny Hendricks, Anthony Pettis vs. Gilbert Melendez, along with undercard bouts that featured the brutal knockout from Josh Samman, and the fight of the night in Sergio Pettis vs. Matt Hobar. UFC 181: Hendricks vs. Lawler II Results Ma read news >>

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Check out the “Fight Motion” super-slow-motion highlights of the UFC’s most recent pay-per-view event, which featured a pair of title fights in Las Vegas. Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

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After months of training with Nick Diaz, Gilbert Melendez and Nate Diaz, jiu-jitsu wizard Kron Gracie finally made his MMA debut. Son of legendary fighter Rickson Gracie, the multiple time jiu-jitsu and grappling champion fought for the first time under MMA rules at Tuesday’s Real Fight Championship 1 in Tokyo, Japan, against fellow MMA newcomer Hyung Soo-Kim, and scored a 65-second armbar after pulling guard. Also on the card, Roberto "Satoshi" de Souza, who recently battled to a draw with Jake read news >>

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Sometimes it’s go big or go home. In MMA, more often than not, that attitude sees something spectacular happen in the cage. Other times, it happens in negotiations between fighter and promoter, usually on those rare occasions when a guy’s star power is enough for him to hold out for a little cash and a little exposure. That’s exactly what happened early in 2014, when Gilbert Melendez was ready to walk from the UFC. Bellator had offered him a big deal, and the only way the UFC could hold onto him read news >>

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Check out a recap of episode No. 12, the regular-season finale, of “The Ultimate Fighter 20,” the first all-female season of the UFC’s long-running reality series.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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Second-ranked Gilbert Melendez tried to contain the sensational striking chops of Anthony Pettis with bell-to-bell pressure in their lightweight title tilt at UFC 181 on Saturday. Unfortunately for El Nino, his pressure-at-all-cost approach landed him in a precarious position in the second round, which ended with him tapping out for the first time in his career. He may have been slightly impressed with Pettis' performance, but the way top-ranked Khabib Nurmagomedov sees it, he won't have the sam read news >>

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Not surprisingly, new UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler topped the UFC 181 fighter salaries, but Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez were a close second. read news >>

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Newly crowned UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler earned an event-high $220,000 for his title-winning performance against Johny Hendricks at UFC 181. read news >>

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Lightweight champion Anthony Pettis defended his title at UFC 181 on Saturday by becoming the only fighter to finish Gilbert Melendez and fighters reacted to it via Twitter. read news >>

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Gilbert Melendez has long been a staple in the lightweight division. For years, he was considered one of the best fighters of any weight class outside of the UFC. When he finally made his first Octagon appearance in 2013, it was clear that he was going to be in the title picture for a time to come. However, in his second bid for the 155-pound title, he was unable to capture the belt from Anthony Pettis. With his fourth defeat in his 12-year career, these are five fight suggestions that could be read news >>

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Last night (Dec. 6, 2014), Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez fought for Octagon gold at UFC 181 inside Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Though Pettis clearly lost the first round, he submitted Melendez in the opening minutes of the second stanza. Find out how below! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight stars Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez battled over the 155-pound title last night (Dec. 6, 2014) inside Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Melendez read news >>

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Anthony Pettis out-coached Gilbert Melendez on The Ultimate Fighter 20, and now he's beaten the former Strikeforce champion inside the Octagon. While Pettis' striking gets most of the attention, he's now gotten it done with submissions in two straight outings. Showtime captured the lightweight championship with an armbar against Benson Henderson. Then, on Saturday, Pettis locked up a guillotine choke on Melendez to retain UFC gold. As expected, Melendez was reluctant to stand with Pettis. El Nin read news >>

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LAS VEGAS – The champ needed five minutes to get warmed up, apparently, but then it was indeed “Showtime.”Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

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Watch the video highlights from the UFC 181 co-main event between Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez for the UFC lightweight title. read news >>

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