- 4 months ago
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"The Phenom" dropped down the rankings as Lyoto Machida moved up in the 185-pound list and he isn't happy about it. Vitor Belfort used his Facebook personal page to criticize the methodology behind the official UFC rankings. "The Phenom" dropped from the second position in the middleweight list three weeks ago, when Lyoto Machida took his place. Both fighters are only behind Anderson Silva and Chris Weidman, the champion of the division. In any kind of sport, the ranking is defined by the result read news >>
- 2 years ago
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A committee formed to assess the effectiveness of a half-point MMA scoring system has recommended the Association of Boxing Commissions stick with the current 10-point must system.
In a report obtained today by MMAjunkie.com, the committee found that the half-point system would have a minimal effect on scoring and recommended further training and vetting of judges with the current system.
"We thought putting in a more complicated system would hurt more fights than would help," said Jef read news >>