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On UFC Tonight on Wednesday, UFC president Dana White discussed Alistair Overeem, Thiago Silva's reinstatement, Hector Lombard's next fight, Ben Askren, Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson, Benson Henderson leaving lightweight division, Nate Diaz and more. read news >>

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So, you're on a six-fight winning streak in one of the toughest divisions the UFC has to offer. You've defeated the division's fifth-, 10th-, 11th- and 14th-ranked fighters in the process. You even managed to KO the No. 14 fighter in the division above you. That should be enough to grant you a shot at the title, right? Well, kind of. Cub Swanson, the UFC's second-ranked featherweight—behind only Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes—is just a little more than a month removed from a five-round unanimous deci read news >>

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Featherweight Cub Swanson talks about a potential fight against Frankie Edgar and more. read news >>

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If there's one thing that's more painful to listen to in mixed martial arts than a fighter who is boring on the mic, it's a fighter who tries to force phony trash talk. Cub Swanson understands this, so he's not about to let others make him into someone he's not. So even though he was criticized for not making a bold statement that he wants a UFC featherweight title shot after his recent victory over Jeremy Stephens, the Jackson's MMA fighter remains comfortable with being true to himself. "I'm n read news >>

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A title fight that may, or may not come. Cub Swanson was never opposed to a fight against Frankie Edgar, he just had his heart set on waiting for his promised title shot in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight division. But according to Swanson, that title fight isn't "guaranteed" and says he doesn't want history to repeat itself and wait out for another year -- only to come back and take on someone else who isn't the 145-pound champion. And depending on the outcome of Jose Ald read news >>

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The MMA Hour is back in your life on Monday. Below is a rundown of who will be stopping by and when: 1:00 p.m. ET - MMAFighting.com Dave Meltzer will discuss the explosive Jon Jones-Daniel Cormier feud and other MMA news. 1:25 p.m. -- Mark Bocek will talk about his retirement from MMA and what's next for him. 1:45 p.m. -- Former lightweight title contender TJ Grant will discuss his long road back to the UFC after suffering a concussion last year. 2:05 p.m. -- Featherweight Cub Swanson will talk read news >>

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With rumors of Swanson vs. Edgar on deck, or Shogun vs. Manuwa in the works, the Stockholm main event goes to one of Europe's best young fighters. Much like Kelvin Gastelum, Gunnar Nelson's rise up the WW ranks has been fast and unchecked. Now entering into his 5th UFC bout, the Icelander is set to headline his first ever UFC card, where he will take on Rick Story in Stockholm, Sweden. Visir.is had the initial report on Nelson's fight booking. It's something of an interesting twist considering t read news >>

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It appears the UFC is moving closer to booking a proposed bout between featherweight contenders Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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Cub Swanson may have to clear yet another hurdle before securing his elusive first UFC title shot. After initially resisting a bout against former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar, Swanson (21-5), the No. 2 ranked featherweight contender, is now open to the proposed match-up, MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani reported on UFC Tonight. Swanson currently rides a six-fight win streak, second only to Dennis Bermudez among the division's many contenders. Following his latest victory, a thrilling ‘ read news >>

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Take a look at the SB Nation rankings for the 145 pound Featherweight division, featuring Jose Aldo, Frankie Edgar, Cub Swanson, and more. It's been a busy few weeks in the Featherweight division (though it would have been busier had UFC 176 not gone the way of 151), which means now is a good time to take a look at the latest rankings from the SB Nation panel. The rankings panel consists of two members from each of the SB Nation MMA sites - MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani and Dave Doyle, MMA Mania' read news >>

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