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It takes a lot of heart and skills to win a MMA fight today. Roan Carneiro did it, and he did it three times in one night. "Jucao," a former UFC fighter, defeated Brock Larson, Trey Houston and Randall Wallace on Friday night in Tulsa, Oklahoma to win the Battlegrounds MMA one-night welterweight tournament, and it was tougher than most people imagine. "After my first fight, I was really dehydrated. I came back to my locker room and could feel my body wasn’t well," Carneiro told Ariel Helwani on read news >>

  • a month ago
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But that doesn't mean the Brazilian bomber thinks he's invincible. Don't let the official Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) rankings (see them here) fool you. Jose Aldo, not Jon Jones, is the best mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter in the world. That's the opinion the current UFC featherweight champion gave to AG Fight (via Bloody Elbow), when asked who he believed is the current best fighter in the game today. Though he isn't necessarily bothered by his No. 2 spot on the pound-for-pound rankin read news >>

  • a month ago
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Former UFC two-division champion Randy Couture impressed the judges last night on ‘Dancing with the Stars’ with his foxtrotting skills. It appears that prize-fighting is not the only talent that Randy Couture posses in his half-a-century old body. He can also dance the foxtrot - impressively. The former UFC heavyweight and light-heavyweight champion competed for the first time on the 19th edition of 'Dancing with the Stars' with partner Karina Smirnoff and kept from embarrassing himself with a s read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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MACAU – Colby Covington was given three rounds to show his skills in his UFC debut, but he only needed one.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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After using his grappling skills to earn the unanimous decision victory over Ovince St. Preux this past weekend (Sat., Aug. 16, 2014) at UFC Fight Night 47: "Bader vs. St. Preux" in Bangor, Maine, we take a look at who could be next for Ryan Bader. Where do we begin? For starters, Ryan Bader's win over Ovince St. Preux this past weekend (Sat., Aug. 16, 2014) at UFC Fight Night 47 in Bangor, Maine, wasn't the most thrilling 25 minutes we've ever seen. To be honest, their scrap would have been bet read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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While it take intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a UFC win, picking the right song to accompany you into the cage is a key talent, as well. See what the fighters of UFC Fight Night 47 went with as their backing tracks.Filed under: (...) read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Former UFC light-heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida believes Chris Weidman is more than capable of standing with Vitor Belfort when they meet in December. After going five round with the champion last month at UFC 175, Lyoto Machida does not doubt Chris Weidman's chances against Vitor Belfort in the striking department. Machida is in a unique position to make that statement. He has previously trained with Belfort and has recently faced Weidman in a bout that was entirely a stand-up battle. While read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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The well-rounded skills of Jorge Masvidal proved too great an obstacle for Daron Cruickshank to overcome. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Ray Longo exalted Chris Weidman's skills in the striking area and explained that the gameplan at UFC 175 was not to give Lyoto Machida space. Responsible for the stand up game of Chris Weidman, Ray Longo expressed his pride in the striking showed by his pupil against Lyoto Machida at UFC 175, last Saturday. Interviewed by 6th Round, the head coach praised the performance of Weidman's opponent and said that the UFC middleweight champion is capable of knocking anyone out in the division. According read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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According to oddsmakers, Alexis Davis is the biggest underdog on the UFC 175 bill. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Today's mixed martial arts takes a certain kind of individual to stand out and succeed. No longer does one elite discipline supersede the rest. No longer does one attribute dictate perennial greatness. Instead, fighters need to be equipped from head to toe. This includes their ability to work the mic. While nobody in the near future is going to match the overall precision on the mic that the likes of Chael Sonnen did, that doesn't mean they can't make progress. Here are five fighters who can wal read news >>

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