Demetrious Johnson defended his UFC Flyweight title with a emphatic win over Chris Cariaso to cap an all action card that is just dripping larger implications. UFC 178 was hyped as a throwback, stacked card in an age of watered down cards and it delivered. Not only was the level of the talent on the card excellent but the card was stuffed full of interesting and compelling narratives. We had long time injured fighters returning and young starts looking to break through. It was a much need shot i read news >>
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Costas Philippou broke his losing streak in emphatic fashion. The co-main event of UFC Fight Night: Brown vs. Silva pitted middleweight strikers Constantinos Philippou and Lorenz Larkin in a battle of men coming off of tough losses on the same card back in January. Philippou was on a two-fight losing skid and sliding further down the ranks of the 185 lbs division. Both guys came out working a frivolous pace, as Larkin upped his volume and Philippou looked for the knockout. It was exciting from t read news >>
- 10 months ago
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In the co-main event of UFC 172, Anthony Johnson made an emphatic return to the promotion as he scored a UD win over Phil Davis. In the UFC 172 co-main event, former 170 lber Anthony Johnson returned to the UFC in a Light Heavyweight fight against contendership hopeful Phil Davis. From the opening round, Johnson showed that he was the superior fighter. He never let Davis score a takedown then outworked his opponent on the feet to score a unanimous decision victory. The two wrestlers exchanged at read news >>
While a number of fighters made emphatic statements at this past weekend's UFC 166 event, perhaps none was more impressive than Adlan Amagov announcing his arrival in the UFC's welterweight division. read news >>
Former Strikeforce champion Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza made a bold move in the middleweight rankings with an emphatic Octagon debut at UFC on FX 8. read news >>
- 2 years ago
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Struve didn't regress on Saturday like he has many times in his career. He stood tall, in more ways than one. read news >>
Sometimes heavyweight fights end with a devastating knockout in emphatic fashion leaving every fan in an arena on their feet. Then sometimes there is Cheick Kongo vs. Shawn Jordan.
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With Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal's emphatic win over Lorenz Larkin this past Saturday, Strikeforce's field of viable contenders further dwindled.
A light-heavyweight title is up for grabs, and all signs point to a rematch between former champs Lawal and Gegard Mousasi in the second quarter of this year.
Lawal, who knocked out Larkin at "Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine," isn't exactly excited about the fight, but he doesn't have much choice.
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A rep for Randy Couture is emphatic that Alistair Overeem left Xtreme Couture of his own accord, and that his departure is unrelated to a previous non-disclosure agreement between the UFC Hall of Famer and Brock Lesnar.
"There was no contractual issue, but it was a relationship issue," Sam Spira, Couture's lawyer and business partner, said.
On Nov. 7 Overeem announced that he'd joined Xtreme Couture after his departure from longtime team Golden Glory. Ten days later, he left for Holland.
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