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Benson Henderson’s short-notice jump to the welterweight division paid off in full when “Smooth” earned a fourth-round submission of Brandon Thatch in UFC Fight Night 60’s main event.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 29 days ago
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The New Year may have brought forth a rash of injuries and failed drug tests, but by the time January said goodbye it left fight fans wanting more. January featured memorable returns, budding superstars and exciting title fights. UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones and former middleweight champion Anderson "The Spider" Silva withstood battles against gritty foes. No. 1 contenders emerged as vocal Irishman Conor McGregor and knockout artist Anthony "Rumble" Johnson continued their as read news >>

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In a thrilling, foul-filled bout, Bellator featherweight champion Patricio "Pitbull" Freire pulled out a submission victory in the waning seconds of the fourth round against Daniel Straus on Friday night. Straus was out-striking the champion through the entire fight and had knocked Freire down with a hard right hand earlier in the fourth round. A shot to the cup from Freire seemed to break Straus' rhythm. The challenger took an extended break and tried to get referee John McCarthy to take a poin read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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UFC on Fox 13 hit Phoenix on Saturday night, offering up a thrilling heavyweight headliner between Stipe Miocic and Junior dos Santos. Dos Santos came out on top after five rounds of phenomenal action—the type of showing that secures his place as one the best heavyweights in the world not named Cain Velasquez. Matt Mitrione, Alistair Overeem and Rafael dos Anjos were also successful on the evening, with each winning in their own exciting fashion. It was a solid night for fans of mixed martial ar read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Junior dos Santos and Stipe Miocic won fight of the Night honours for their thrilling main event encounter, while Ian Entwistle and Matt Mitrione won performance bonuses. Saturday night brought with it an entertaining slew of fights emanating from Phoenix, Arizona. The card saw a variety of knockouts, submissions, upsets and enthralling battles to send the crowd home satisfied. Junior dos Santos and Stipe Miocic stole the show on Saturday night with their thrilling and brutal five round affair i read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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PHOENIX – Ex-UFC heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos returned from a 13-month layoff to earn a unanimous decision over top contender Stipe Miocic in a brutal, bloody affair. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

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Fresh off a thrilling debut in Mexico City at UFC 180 on Saturday, the UFC is rolling out the red carpet today in Las Vegas for a collection of elite talent that will step into the Octagon over the next three... read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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UFC lightweight prospect Al Iaquinta looks back at his thrilling win over Ross Pearson on Friday and ahead to what's next for him. read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Jose Aldo, fighting in front of a lively home-nation crowd in Rio de Janeiro, defended his featherweight title for the seventh time in defeating challenger Chad Mendes by unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46).After an up-and-down undercard that featured a couple of lopsided matches—Beneil Dariush and Phil Davis were especially impressive—and sucked the air out of the building faster than it did the fighter's lungs, Aldo's second win over Mendes delivered in just about every aspect. It was a c read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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UFC President Dana White discusses the thrilling featherweight title fight main event between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes, as well as whether Aldo will face McGregor in 2015. Minutes after witnessing what he considered the ‘best featherweight title fight' in the UFC's history, Dana White was already being bombarded with questions regarding potential title challenger Conor McGregor. The boisterous Irishman was present at cage side during the UFC 179 main event between champion Jose Aldo and Chand M read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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With apologies to Conor McGregor, the finely tailored Irishman who has taken the Ultimate Fighting Championship by storm, Saturday night's UFC 179 event proved that the two best featherweights in the world reside Brazil and the United States. McGregor will have his day in the sun, and I suspect it will come sooner rather than later; I've already stockpiled column ideas for the eventual day when we find out Dennis Siver has suffered a mysterious injury and has been forced out of his January bout read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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The thrilling title fight main event between featherweight champion Jose Aldo and Chand Mendes won ‘Fight of the Night’ honors, while Following a three-week hiatus, MMA's top promotion returned to action with the first PPV event in the Brazil since August 2013. The event, which featured a highly anticipated title fight rematch between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes, was a typical Brazilian fight card - it featured a wide array of slick submissions and vicious knockouts to send the crowd home satisfie read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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This was about as grand as the UFC could have hoped for with a game challenger and a resilient champion proving why he's just that. Considering the fact that Jose Aldo viciously knocked out Chad Mendes in the very first round of their first meeting, it was fair to wonder whether or not a rematch would be worth the time and energy spent promoting it. Sure, the former challenger racked up five consecutive wins (four by stoppage) to earn as much, but would that make him a threat to actually take th read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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John Lineker stopped Alptekin Ozkilic in a thrilling flyweight bout in July, and he wants to impress once against Ian McCall at UFC Fight Night 56 card in Brazil, on Nov. 8, to earn a shot at the UFC 125-pound championship. With five wins over the past six UFC fights, Lineker wants to make a statement against McCall, currently ranked No. 3 in the UFC flyweight division, in Uberlandia, Brazil. "I believe he’ll fight to win by decision, punching and leaving, exactly like his last fight. But I have read news >>

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