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  • a month ago
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Brandon Gibson says the first time he studied film on Daniel Cormier, he was in a truck stop outside Amarillo, Texas. It was mid-summer, and Gibson was on his way home from visiting family in Ohio. He was nearing the end of the marathon drive back to Albuquerque when UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones called with breaking news. Top contender Alexander Gustafsson was out of their UFC 178 bout with a knee injury. Now, Jones would fight Cormier instead. Gibson was somewhere out on I-40 when h read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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UBERLANDIA, Brazil – Despite competing on the same English regional scene that produced Claudio Silva, Leon Edwards had no idea who he was when he was offered as an opponent. Once he figured it out, he said he wasn’t impressed.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Bloody Elbow's literary gunslinger Eugene S. Robinson lends his one-of-a-kind perspective as a counterpoint to last week's Naked Lunch show in developing a philosophical defense of fighting, why it solves Rene Girard's sacrificial crisis and how its blacks and whites nicely balance societal grays. And shit. Plus: an interview with one of tomorrow's MMA stars, today. read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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Justin Gaethje has studied Nick Newell in advance of their lightweight title fight at WSOF 11, and he believes Newell isn’t ready to meet an opponent like him. Filed under: News, WSOF read news >>

  • 9 months ago
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When you’ve studied martial arts for 20 of your 25 years like Marcio Alexandre has, fighting almost becomes second nature, not something to be feared or dreaded. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Tyron Woodley has studied plenty of footage of Jake Shields ahead of their welterweight bout scheduled for June 15 at UFC 161. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Scott Jorgensen was concerned that forming a game plan and sticking to it might not make for an exciting fight, but his bout Dec. 8 against John Albert ended up being the UFC on Fox 5 “Fight of the Night.” read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone (17-3) is officially in the UFC. He’ll make his debut for the promotion this Saturday at UFC 126: Silva vs. Belfort in Las Vegas when he takes on English fighter Paul Kelly. Read More >> read news >>