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  • a month ago
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It was a night of nostalgia in Japan with wins by Mark Hunt and Yoshihiro Akiyama, but if Japan's MMA scene is to rebuild over the next few years, the name we should be looking at is flyweight Kyoji Horiguchi. The UFC returned to an arena that is legendary for mixed martial arts on Saturday. It was a night where nostalgia mixed with the future. The Saitama Super Arena was the home base for Pride, which along with the UFC, were the two most popular and most famous MMA promotions in history. For y read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Nostalgia act! Joe Riggs and Andrei Arlovski are sharing a UFC card for the first time since UFC 55 back in 2005. That's when "The Pitbull" slept Paul Buentello, on the same night "Diesel" stopped Chris Lytle on a cut. Now they're both back inside the Octagon for the UFC Fight Night 51 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on FOX Sports 1, which takes place on Sept. 13, 2014 inside Nilson Nelson Gymnasium in Brasilia. While Arlovski battles "Bigfoot" Silva in the main event, Riggs will take on Paulo Th read news >>

  • 11 months ago
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It was 20 years ago today that the UFC held its first event, which makes this a time ripe for nostalgia in the MMA community.Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: Royce Gracie, UFC 167 read news >>