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  • 6 days ago
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Putting three heavyweight bouts on a single main card is always a bit of a gamble, but it paid off tonight in Phoenix. After Matt Mitrione and Alistair Overeem each scored impressive first-round knockouts, former heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos and rising contender Stipe Miocic had an absolute war in the night's main event. Perhaps most impressively, No. 3 lightweight Rafael dos Anjos proved his worth in a three-round domination of Nate Diaz. See how the pros called the action at UFC on F read news >>

  • 9 days ago
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A few days removed from their emotionally charged conversation, UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub and commentator Joe Rogan each retreated to their own corners to reflect on the incident. Recording an episode of Schaub's podcast for FOX Sports earlier this week, Rogan was critical of the former's recent first-round TKO loss to No. 3 heavyweight Travis Browne at UFC 181 on Dec. 6. Rogan indicated a concern for Schaub's mental health, citing his multiple knockout losses in the UFC career dating back read news >>

  • 9 days ago
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The result of last Saturday’s UFC 181 clash between Urijah Faber and Francisco Rivera was not particularly satisfying to either party involved. read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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Taking a detailed look at the controversial 4th round of Saturday's welterweight title clash, and what the fight tells us about the two contestants UFC 181's clash between Lawler and Hendricks may not quite have lived up to its superb predecessor, but it remains an excellent clash, and is still one of the best welterweight title fights in history. Like the last two bouts for the 170 lb belt, it was not without its controversy. I cannot be the only person who assumed as they heard the words "49-4 read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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After a controversial ending to their UFC 181 bout, Francisco Rivera wants a rematch with fellow bantamweight Urijah Faber.Filed under: News read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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Check out the scorecards from the Robbie Lawler vs. Johny Hendricks bout at UFC 181 which has been bringing in some debate. Ten rounds and 50 minutes in, and the scores for Robbie Lawler and Johny Hendricks are still inseparable. Their second meeting ended in another split decision, but this time, two judges awarded Lawler with the victory and he now walks home as the new UFC welterweight champion. The bout was close, with most fans and pundits having it with 3 rounds to 2 that could've gone to read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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The UFC crowned a new welterweight titleholder in Las Vegas on Saturday as Robbie Lawler defeated Johny Hendricks by controversial split decision. read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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Check out the social media reactions to Robbie Lawler’s controversial split-decision win over Johny Hendricks to win the welterweight title at UFC 181.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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We have a new UFC welterweight champion, and that man is Robbie Lawler. Robbie Lawler is the new UFC welterweight champion. He defeated Johny Hendricks by split decision in the much-anticipated rematch. But it wasn't without controversy, as at least one of the scorecards seems way off of the fight I just watched. One judge had it 48-47 Hendricks, another had it 48-47 Lawler, and the final one had it 49-46 Lawler. Lawler charged out of the gate, turning down a glove touch and taking it to Hendric read news >>

  • 15 days ago
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One of the most controversial aspects of the UFC’s recently announced deal with Reebok is the way fighters will be compensated for adhering to the new outfitting policy. read news >>

  • 15 days ago
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UFC bantamweight superstar, Urijah Faber weighs in on controversial uniform deal. On Tuesday, after almost a year of speculation, the UFC officially announced their partnership with Reebok for official uniforms to outfit the organization's roster. Opinions have been largely divided, but there are certainly some serious ramifications for the clothing brands that are currently sponsoring fighters in the Octagon. One of those brands is Torque, which is co-owned by bantamweight superstar, Urijah Fab read news >>

  • a month ago
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Caio Magalhaes scored his fourth straight win in the UFC with a 31-second knockout over Trevor Smith at UFC Fight Night 56, but the middleweight contest ended in controversial fashion. After rocking Smith with a knee and a left cross, Magalhaes knocked him down with a hammerfist that clearly hit the back of Smith’s head. The Nova Uniao fighter kept landing hammerfirsts, some of those in the back of the head, and referee Keith Peterson stopped the fight. Back in the United States, Smith has decid read news >>

  • a month ago
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Middleweight contender Tim Kennedy, coming off a controversial loss to Yoel Romero in the "stool-gate" bout on Sept. 27, gave a cryptic answer when it came to a return to the cage.Kennedy (18-5) had a four-fight winning streak snapped at UFC 178. He had Romero nearly finished late in round two, to the point he may have won with a few more seconds and there was question whether Romero would even be able to answer the bell for the third round.A series of things, stemming from a UFC cut man putting read news >>

  • a month ago
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Check out the official scorecards from the controversial decision on the UFC welterweight bout between Alan Jouban and Warlley Alves. Warlley Alves took home a unanimous decision against Alan Jouban at UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Saint Preux with the scores of 29-28 across the board. Most pundits disagreed with the scores from the judges in Brazil, including commentator Kenny Florian who rightfully called out the judges for the bizarre scoring. A shot of the official score cards have been releas read news >>

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