Fatigue makes cowards of men. The main card of tonight's (Sat., Dec. 6, 2014) UFC 181: "Hendricks vs. Lawler 2" pay-per-view (PPV) at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada kicked off with a lightweight lowdown pitting two fighters, Tony Ferguson vs. Abel Trujillo, looking to add to their respective winning streaks. Trujillo, known for his power, wasted no time exchanging big punches despite a significant reach disadvantage. Sure enough, within the first minute he scored a knockdown read news >>
Fatigue is a killer, y'all. The main card of tonight's (Nov. 7, 2014) UFC Fight Night 55: "Rockhold vs. Bisping" event in Sydney, Australia, kicked off with a heavyweight showcase pitting Soa Palelei, because of course they would book the Aussie on this card, against heavy hitter Walt Harris. Palelei shot in fairly early on, but Harris fought him off and loaded up those big shots he's known for. They were connecting too, much to the displeasure of the live audience. "The Hulk" looked slow and of read news >>
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The Bloody Elbow Staff takes stock of the first five, MMA packed months of 2014. The UFC has dramatically increased their number of events, so is UFC Fatigue setting in? UFC 173 is right around the corner with a very solid main card featuring some of the MMA's best talents including Renan Barao, Robbie Lawler, and Daniel Cormier, and yet there seems to be very little in the way of excitement for it. It being May means that it is about half a year into the Zuffa plan of holding over 50 events and read news >>
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SUNRISE, Fla. - Demetrious Johnson admits he overcompensated in his first fight with Ian McCall back in March at UFC on FX 2.
"When I was going down to 125 (pounds), I didn't want to jump on the scale and be [announced], 'Demetrious Johnson, ladies and gentlemen!,' and Joe Rogan's like, '128!'" Johnson told MMAjunkie.com.
Following a harsh diet plan that left him drained, Johnson said he's now made the necessary adjustments going into Friday's rematch with McCall.
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To the naked eye, it appeared that Jon Jones was never in the slightest bit of trouble during his 205-pound title-winning performance against Mauricio “Shogun” Rua in the main event of Saturday’s UFC 128. read news >>
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Mike Thomas Brown hasn't exactly been himself lately. read news >>