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Riding a tremendous win streak, Bobby Green comes into UFC Fight Night 57 this evening on the verge of lightweight contender status. Edson Barboza, however, is standing in his way. In the most stacked Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) division, it is incredibly difficult for a fighter to make a name for himself because of a shark tank of incredibly talented fighters making every fight on the way to the top a difficult one. This division, of course, is UFC's Lightweight weight class, which hou read news >>

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UBERLANDIA, Brazil -- Fabio Maldonado is riding a four-fight winning streak as a light heavyweight in the UFC, but he won’t be able to get back in action anytime soon. The Brazilian striker scored a second-round TKO victory over Hans Stringer at UFC 179 on Oct. 25, and he entered that bout with a knee injury. "My knee was already injured, but I completely tore my left meniscus during the fight," Maldonado told the media during Brazil’s UFC Fight Night 56 on Nov. 8. "I tore my meniscus when Strin read news >>

  • 29 days ago
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Riding seven straight wins, Thales Leites has been set up with a Top 15 middleweight contender. The Brazilian will meet Tim Boetsch at UFC 183 on January 31. Sherdog.com reported the booking of the bout Wednesday. After being released by the world's top MMA promotion in August 2009, Leites posted a 6-1 record in smaller shows to earn his way back to the Octagon. Once a middleweight title challenger, Leites looks to be back on his way toward the top of the 185-pound class. Since rejoining the UFC read news >>

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Raphael Assuncao is riding the longest winning streak among active non-UFC champions inside the Octagon, but that might not be enough for him to earn his shot at the bantamweight championship. Days before Assuncao’s unanimous decision victory over Bryan Caraway at UFC Fight Night 54 in Halifax, Canada, it was announced that former champion Dominick Cruz would be the next in line against 135-pound kingpin T.J. Dillashaw, and the Brazilian kind of expected that. "I had mixed feelings about this si read news >>

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Riding a three-fight winning streak inside the Octagon, Caio Magalhaes is set to return to action in November. The Nova Uniao middleweight takes on Trevor Smith at the UFC Fight Night 56 card in Uberlandia, Brazil, on Nov. 8, the promotion announced Friday. Magalhaes (8-1) enters the bout looking for his fought win in a row after stopping Karlos Vemola and Luke Zachrich, and also scoring a close decision victory over Nick Ring. Smith (12-5), who has bounced back and forth between wins and losses read news >>

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UFC vet Walel Watson is riding the wave of resurgence, returning to the form that earned him a shot in the UFC, as he heads into Saturday's Titan FC 30. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Riding the longest bantamweight winning streak under the UFC banner, Raphael Assuncao is tired of waiting. Assuncao couldn’t get his title shot at UFC 173 in May due to a rib injury. T.J. Dillashaw not only took his spot, but also dethroned Renan Barao with a fifth-round TKO. The UFC opted to schedule an immediate rematch between Dillashaw and Barao for UFC 177, leaving Assuncao out one once again. Unbeaten over the past six bouts, including a split decision victory over Dillashaw in 2013, Assun read news >>

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Somehow, Andrei Arlovski is riding a two-fight winning streak in the UFC in the year 2014. How did this happen, and what does it all mean? With a 35-year-old heavyweight, it’s not such an easy question to answer.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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"El Guapo" wants to give Ben Askren a lesson in "dick riding" after "Funky" accused he and his co-host, Kenny Rice, of doing as much after his interview on "Inside MMA" was cut short. Current ONE FC Welterweight champion, Ben Askren, recently appeared on "Inside MMA" to talk all things mixed martial arts (MMA) with show hosts Bas Rutten and Kenny Rice. Things went south in a hurry, however, as Rice abruptly cut "Funky's" rant against Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and its president, Dana W read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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You can't fake it in a fight. It's all real. It's all stripped down. I come from the Josh Barnett school of entertainment. I like to be 'The Queen of Spades' and this funny character but you know, when I get in the ring, none of that matters. All of that goes away and it's the real deal. I love it. It's really personal and a lot of my best close relationships are with people that I fought because there's some kind of connection you get when you're bearing it all, naked so to speak, and it's just read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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With so much riding on every bout, many UFC fighters simply can't handle the agony of defeat, particularly when it comes in controversial fashion. Elizabeth Phillips could relate to these sentiments following her second straight loss in the promotion at UFC Fight Night 48 in Macau, China. Disgusted with the judges' decision in her split-decision loss to UFC newcomer Milana Dudieva, Phillips said the following on Facebook (as transcribed by Bloody Elbow) minutes after her second straight loss in read news >>

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