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BE's striking specialist Connor Ruebusch breaks down the enigmatic style of Nick Diaz, a fighter who typifies everything American--including the parts that we'd rather not think about. "Where you at, motherfucker?" --Nick Diaz In 2012, Stockton became the largest American city ever to file for bankruptcy. Five years before, the city was hit hard by the country's economic crisis--by 2008 more than 13 percent of all Stockton residents were unemployed. Ironically Stockton, a city that many American read news >>

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Cerrone's style may not have changed over the years, but he's definitely gotten better, according to "Smooth." Despite the fact that Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) officials failed to ask Ben Henderson if he was okay with facing Donald Cerrone after his original opponent, Eddie Alvarez, bowed out of the fight with an injury, the impromptu switch wasn't a big deal for "Smooth." That's because the former lightweight champion has already faced -- and defeated -- "Cowboy" on two separate occas read news >>

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UFC is kicking off 2015 in style with the long-delayed and much-anticipated light heavyweight title fight between champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier on Saturday night in Las Vegas starting on pay-per-view at 10 p.m. ET. Jones and Cormier were originally scheduled to fight in September, but the champion was forced to pull out of the bout with a knee injury that required surgery. Even though that did stall some of the momentum built, these two have built an explosive rivalry leading up to the f read news >>

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The UFC kicks off 2015 in style with an event headlined by a bout that is essentially the best the sport has to offer. UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones defends his title against two-time Olympian Daniel Cormier in what some view as the greatest threat to Jones' title. In the co-main event, two lightweights battle for a chance to put together the sort of resume that merits a title shot. Will Jones defeat Cormier and retain his title or is Cormier finally ready to claim a major combat spor read news >>

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Before he was sidelined with yet another knee injury, former champ Dominick Cruz talked to MMAjunkie about current champ T.J. Dillashaw’s fighting style. Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

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From Yahoo Sports: Diaz's theatrics and style have long made him a fan favorite, but his return to the Octagon wasn't pretty. read news >>

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From Yahoo Sports: Diaz's theatrics and style have long made him a fan favorite, but his return to the Octagon wasn't pretty. read news >>

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LAS VEGAS -- Josh Samman scored a sensational head kick knockout at UFC 181 of Eddie Gordon and discussed it with the media Saturday night. He talked about visualizing winning, being unusually calm during fight week, how the knockout blow was the hardest single strike he's ever thrown, what the very tough time away from the Octagon was like and more. read news >>

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LAS VEGAS - Travis Browne channeled the old-school style of fighters like Mark Coleman on Saturday night. Browne used some schoolyard-bully ground-and-pound to finish off Brendan Schaub at UFC 181. Referee Mario Yamasaki called off the heavyweight fight at the Mandalay Bay Events Center at 4:50 of the first round. "That's what I do," a to-the-point Schaub (17-2-1) said. Early in the round, Schaub (10-5) found success with a takedown and then a trip. But he got caught with a huge uppercut as he r read news >>

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Todd Duffee made his UFC return in style, knocking out Anthony Hamilton in 33 seconds. Well, that didn't take long. Many were wondering if Todd Duffee's long layoff would see him return as a different fighter. He didn't - he looked pretty much the same as he did before. His UFC 181 bout with Anthony Hamilton lasted just 33 seconds, with Duffee picking up the KO victory. Duffee (9-2) was stepping into the cage for the first time since late 2012 after dealing with a rare disorder. Both men came ou read news >>

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BE's striking specialist Connor Ruebusch analyzes the brutal blend of wrestling and striking that makes UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks such an intriguing--and dangerous fighter. The wrestle-boxer is one of the most common stylistic archetypes in all of mixed martial arts, and one of the most consistently successful. The formula is simple: you take a skilled wrestler, teach him some rudimentary punching techniques, and have him alternate between double leg takedowns and overhand swings read news >>

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Vote in the Old School MMA Review Awards and decide what was the best made-up fighting style from the old SEG UFC events! The OSMMA Review Awards are officially under way, and what better way to kick things off than with the battle of fraudulent fighting systems. Below we have five of the most egregious offenders in this category, and you get to decide which was the best of the worst. Here are the nominees for Best Fake Martial Arts Style: SAFTA - Scientific Aggressive Fighting Techniques of Ame read news >>

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"You know, part of the reason of why TJ is so great is that he really believes in himself and he's an amazing athlete. So we'd really have to ask Barao how he matches up with Aldo. I imagine that they're sparring partners and they work together and it can't be that one-sided. I think TJ has a great, great style for Jose Aldo. He likes to kick a lot as well and he's got good wrestling. I think the size is maybe the only thing against TJ in the favor of Aldo, but TJ will definitely be fast so I'll read news >>

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"Not a chance. Cain, just the storm that he can put on you, you can't stop it. I've trained with the guy, I've sparred with him so many times, and when he wants to get after you, he's going to get after you. You can only run away so long. Jon Jones doesn't have the style to keep him off him. Cain is just a beast, he'll bull his way right through him." Perhaps that's why Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has been asking for interim titleholder Fabricio Werd read news >>

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