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UFC featherweight contender Frankie Edgar is receiving high praise from fans, reporters and fellow fighters alike after his brutal mauling of Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 57, but the highest praise may have been that given by lightweight staple Diego Sanchez. Shortly after The Answer scored the latest submission in UFC history, tapping Swanson with a neck crank with just four seconds remaining on the clock, Sanchez took to Twitter to evaluate his performance. @FrankieEdgar surpasses gsp as bes read news >>

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In the days leading up to UFC Fight Night Austin, the popular topic was whether Cub Swanson would receive a title shot with a victory or be bypassed by promotion favorite Conor McGregor. read news >>

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Sound familiar? Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight contender Conor McGregor was a guest on SI Now earlier today (Fri., Nov. 21, 2014) and the "Notorious" featherweight was asked if he could defeat WWE superstar "Sheamus" in a real fight. His answer? "I would whoop his ass. It would be no contest." Then this happened. ok @SInowLIVE @ufc @TheNotoriousMMA, Conor wins. I don't hit featherweights or shoeshine boys. Mouth off to @BrockLesnar fella, I'm injured. — Sheamus (@WWESheamus) read news >>

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Flyweight contender Jussier Formiga is out of his December meeting with John Moraga after suffering a knee injury. With just three weeks to go before fight night, a key preliminary card match-up at UFC on Fox 13 has been scrapped. Brazilian flyweight Jussier Formiga was forced to pull out of a bout with Arizona's John Moraga earlier this week. According to Nova Uniao's Andre Pederneiras (via MMA Fighting), a partial LCL tear is the reason why Formiga cannot compete in Phoenix, AZ. Formiga (17-3) read news >>

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Former Bellator title contender Rick Hawn is headed to Titan FC. According to Titan FC CEO Jeff Aronson, Hawn has signed a four-fight deal with the promotion and is scheduled to make his debut at Titan 32 on Dec. 19 in Lowell, Mass. His opponent has yet to be signed. "Rick is one of the premier fighters available anywhere," Aronson said. "Titan views this as a massive signing. What a way to finish out 2014." Hawn (18-4) was recently released by Bellator after losing two fights in a row. A member read news >>

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Former UFC lightweight champion and current 145-pound contender Frankie Edgar believes Conor McGregor's grappling chops haven't been tested yet, and he won't worry about the surging contender until that happens. During yesterday's edition of UFC Tonight, "The Answer" said he is focused on his UFC Fight Night 57 headlining bout with Cub Swanson on Saturday, which many believe is an unofficial featherweight title eliminator bout. While Edgar said he's unsure who will get the next crack at 145-poun read news >>

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Having not fought at all this year, UFC bantamweight contender Michael McDonald is targeting a return to the Octagon in the spring. Michael McDonald has been largely out of the spotlight in the UFC's bantamweight division. The 23-year-old phenom hasn't fought since a lopsided submission loss to Urijah Faber in December 2013, dropping him to 1-2 in his last 3 bouts. According to UFC Tonight's Ariel Helwani, McDonald is coming off wrist surgery and is planning to make his return early next year. M read news >>

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Undefeated Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight contender Bethe Correia was all set to settle her war of words against former division No. 1 contender Miesha Tate, until "Pitbull" was bounced from the "mix" with a devastating eye injury. A detached retina, to be exact. That paved the way for Tate vs. Sara McMann at the upcoming UFC 183 pay-per-view (PPV) event on Jan. 31 in Las Vegas, Nevada, in a 135-pound showdown that could eliminate one of the competitors from the bantam read news >>

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Miesha Tate wanted women's bantamweight contender Bethe Correira in her next fight, but Correira was forced to turn the offer down due to an injury. Now we know exactly what it was that kept the Brazilian from competing. Turns out it was a detached retina in her right eye. Correia's coach Wallid Ismail told UFC Tonight that she suffered the injury last month in training and had to have surgery to fix it. According to Ariel Helwani, who spoke to Ismail, Correia is hoping to return to action in th read news >>

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Despite his recent run of success, these are somewhat frustrating times for Cub Swanson. read news >>

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UFC featherweight contender Conor McGregor says 2015 will be his year. He faces Dennis Siver in Boston at UFC Fight Night 59 on Jan. 18. read news >>

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