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The welterweight fight between Tyron Woodley and Kelvin Gastelum didn't live up to the other UFC 183 main card fights, but Woodley managed to take a split decision. The co-main event of UFC 183 was nothing like the first three fights. Those bouts featured non-stop action and great finishes. The welterweight fight between Tyron Woodley and Kelvin Gastelum was slow and plodding, and went to a decision. A split decision, in fact. The first round of the fight saw both men staring at each other. A lo read news >>

  • a month ago
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Once thought to be a weak, lackluster division serving as little more than an arena for the greatest fighter of all time to showcase his superiority, the UFC's middleweight class is suddenly deep and intriguing. It hasn't just gone from "below-average" to "acceptable;" it's exceptional now. After current champion Chris Weidman knocked out longtime king Anderson "The Spider" Silva at UFC 162, the division opened up, receiving new life and unleashing a stable of new contenders ready to work toward read news >>

  • a month ago
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LAS VEGAS - Brad Tavares came into his middleweight fight with Nate Marquardt on a two-fight losing streak. The veteran Marquardt, for his past, entered the MGM Grand on Saturday with three losses in his past four fights. Sometimes, those desperate dynamics make for an exciting fight. Sometimes it produces fighters in fear of getting cut. The latter appeared to rule the day at UFC 182. Both fighters turned in tentative performance in front of a jeering crowd which was getting restless about the read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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In the waning months of a relatively disappointing fight year, it’s tough not to gaze prematurely at the horizon and dwell on the greener pastures promised for 2015. Before getting to the meat and potatoes of what makes 2015 so great, we won’t be so naive as to completely dismiss 2014 as a failed year. Fans were rewarded with one of the biggest upsets in UFC history when T.J. Dillashaw defeated Renan Barao for the bantamweight title. Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler exchanged haymakers in one o read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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After a lackluster performance at UFC 174, Dana White explains why Andrei Arlovski will headline UFC Fight Night 51 against Antonio Silva. Are you ready for more Andrei Arlovski? The UFC is, so much so that they've made him the headliner for their 51st edition of Fight Night. The Pitbull will be facing off against Antonio Silva in a rematch that will take place on September 13th. Their first fight, four years back and under the Strikeforce banner, was a pretty action packed affair that saw Silva read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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News of Andrei Arlovski’s quick turnaround following a forgettable return to the octagon prompted some head-scratching among MMA observers.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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With critics abound following his lackluster post-TUF run, Uriah Hall needed a win over Thiago Santos at last night's (July 5, 2014) UFC 175 event from Las Vegas, Nevada. Despite breaking his toe early on, Hall overcame to continue building a win streak. Read our review of his inspiring victory below! Last night (Sat., July 5, 2014) Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweights Uriah Hall and Thiago Santos went to war on the main card of UFC 175 from Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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After a lackluster loss to fellow welterweight contender Rory MacDonald earlier this month at UFC 174, Tyron Woodley now has a major opportunity to get back in to title contention.Filed under: Featured, MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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UFC 174 was a let down, and that could very well be an understatement. The undercard of the event never looked stellar, but it did exceed its expectations and included three finishes. Jason Saggo TKO'd Josh Shockley on the UFC Fight Pass preliminary card, Tae Hyun Bang stopped Kajan Johnson in the opening FX preliminary bout and Kiichi Kunimoto capped off the prelims with an upset submission over Daniel Sarafian. However, folks had already turned their attention to a main card that looked like i read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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UFC 174 hit Vancouver on Saturday, and it did not provide a lot of excitement. It was a lackluster showing from the UFC, but it ultimately did provide a few talking points. Demetrious Johnson retained his UFC flyweight title by defeating Ali Bagautinov by unanimous decision. In the co-main event, Rory MacDonald bested Tyron Woodley for 15 minutes to put his name right at the top of the list for a welterweight title shot. There were nine other bouts on the card, but they did not deliver more than read news >>

  • 9 months ago
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After a lackluster fight against Tim Kennedy in his last outing, Michael Bisping says he is out to prove a point against Cung Le when the two collide this August, while promising to not take the stand-up specialist down in order to show fans that his fights are still worth watching. After getting out humped wrestled by Tim Kennedy at The Ultimate Fighter (TUF): "Nations" Finale last month -- which resulted in a unanimous decision loss -- Michael Bisping will look to get back in the winner's circ read news >>

  • 10 months ago
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Following a somewhat lackluster fight card in Quebec City, here are the fights to make for some of the winners on the TUF Nations Finale. The UFC's second event in an eight-day span in now firmly behind us, and while it may not have been the most exciting of fight cards, it still featured a variety of exciting finishes from some of the winners. Here are the fights to make after the TUF Nations Finale: Tim Kennedy vs. Mousasi-Munoz winner Tim Kennedy earned arguably the biggest win of his MMA car read news >>

  • 11 months ago
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Following a lackluster fight in the co-main event slot of the most recent Fight Night card, the UFC has decided to part ways with longtime prodigal son, Melvin Guillard. It looks like it may be time for Tim to resurrect the cut list, or at least revamp it to "Fighters who have been around for a long time and have probably priced themselves out of their performance level." It doesn't have much of a ring to it, but you get the idea. Following in the tradition of cuts to fighters like Yushin Okami, read news >>

  • a year ago
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NEWARK, N.J. – After one of the more lackluster preliminary cards in UFC history, Abel Trujillo and Jamie Varner woke up New Jerseyans with a wild slugfest.Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: Abel Trujillo, Jamie Varner, UFC 169 read news >>

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