1. UFC: Who Should Michael Bisping Fight in His Return to the Octagon?

    A middleweight contender? Michael Bisping would like to think himself one, but one thing he's never been is a top contender. The biggest British star in the UFC has long embodied the idiom "always a bridesmaid, never a bride...

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  2. Biggest Issues Facing the UFC in the 2nd Half of 2013

    The first half of 2013 has come and gone, and the first sixth months of this year went fairly smoothly for the UFC...

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  3. 5 Fighters Poised to Make a Run in the UFC's Heavyweight Division

    The UFC heavyweight division is as exciting as it's ever been. The top 10 features a list of competitive, competent fighters, and the top two guys, champion Cain Velasquez and Junior ...

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  4. UFC: Top Five Least Surprising Upsets of 2013

    MMA fans, and generally fans of any sport, love an underdog. There's something refreshing about a competitor defying the odds by pulling out the improbable victory against an assumed-to-be greater, more gifted opponent...

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  5. Five MMA Fighters Who Peaked Too Early in Their UFC Careers

    The ultimate goal for any fighter in mixed martial arts is simple: Earn a world title. More specifically, a UFC title...

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  6. UFC 161 Results: Key Stats from Evans vs. Henderson Fight Card

    The UFC's latest trip to Canada is in the books, and the Winnipeg crowd bore witness to a less-than-stellar card, which suffered heavily from a ruthless injury bug, on June 15...

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  7. UFC 161 Results: What's Next for Main Card Winners

    UFC 161 is in the books from Winnipeg's MTS Centre, and, though the pay-per-view event failed to impress, several fighters walked away from the arena with a nice addition to their win columns...

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  8. What We Learned from Roy Nelson vs. Stipe Miocic at UFC 161

    Roy Nelson entered UFC 161 on short notice and with a lot of baggage. His fight against Stipe Miocic was the final fight on his current contract. He and UFC President Dana White never really seemed to click...

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  9. UFC 161 Results: What We Learned From Alexis Davis vs. Rosi Sexton

    Alexis Davis entered her UFC 161 contest in Winnipeg looking to set herself up in contention for the women's bantamweight title owned by undisputed champion Ronda Rousey ...

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  10. UFC 161 Results: What We Learned from Jake Shields vs. Tyron Woodley

    Tyron Woodley burst onto the UFC scene with a brutal knockout victory over Jay Hieron at UFC 156, catapulting him up the welterweight ranks...

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  11. UFC 161 Preview: Odds Analysis for Evans vs. Henderson Main Card

    The late, great George Steinbrenner once said, "You can't beat any kind of gambling because they have the odds." Well, we're going to try anyway. UFC 161 is set for this Saturday, June 15, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada...

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  12. UFC 161 Preview: Roy Nelson vs. Stipe Miocic Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Following his brutal knockout victory over Cheick Kongo at UFC 159 at April's end, Roy Nelson probably expected to enjoy some time away from the cage...

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  13. UFC on Fuel 10: Key Statistics from Brazil Event

    The UFC's latest trip to Brazil is in the books, and what a trip it was. UFC on Fuel 10 took place in Fortaleza, Brazil at the Ginasio Paulo Sarasate , and the Brazilian ...

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  14. Key Statistics from the Month of May in the UFC

    The month of May has come and gone and with it a pair of UFC events— UFC on FX 8 and UFC 160. The former took place on May 18 in Brazil...

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  15. UFC on FUEL TV 10: Would a Loss This Weekend Trigger Thiago Silva's Release?

    The UFC isn't scared to cut fighters anymore. Not sure they ever really were, but at this moment in time, it doesn't take much for one to receive his or her walking papers...

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  16. UFC 160 Results: Has Brian Bowles Reached the End of the Road?

    Brian Bowles is inching closer to the end of the road—the proverbial light at the end of the tunnel of a career which, looking back, never really lived up to expectations...

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  17. Jon Jones Is the Best Light Heavyweight Ever

    UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is good...He may very well be the best in this MMA game. Actually, he may be the very best to ever play it. One thing is for certain: Jon Jones is the best light heavyweight in the history of the UFC...

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  18. UFC 159 Results: What We Learned from Roy Nelson vs. Cheick Kongo

    Roy Nelson came up big on Saturday night. The man nicknamed "Big Country" electrified the crowd with a first-round knockout over longtime UFC heavyweight veteran Cheick Kongo in the third of five main card bouts at UFC 159 in Newark, New Jersey...

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  19. UFC 159 Results: What We Learned from Ovince St. Preux vs. Gian Villante

    What a mess... Strikeforce imports Ovince St. Preux and Gian Villante faced off in their UFC debuts on Saturday night in Newark, New Jersey, each hoping to make a good first impression at UFC 159 ...

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  20. Jon Jones vs. Chael Sonnen: Live Blog for UFC 159 Main Event

    UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones looks to defend his title tonight for a record-tying fifth time when he meets Chael Sonnen in the main event of UFC 159 in Newark, New Jersey...

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  21. UFC 159 Preview: How Phil Davis Can Realign Himself with Alexander Gustafsson

    UFC light heavyweights Phil Davis and Alexander Gustafsson are not so different. The former debuted with the UFC in February of 2010 with a victory, while the latter debuted four months prior, notching a win of his own...

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  22. UFC on Fox 7 Results: Seven Lessons from San Jose Card

    UFC on Fox 7 is in the books from San Jose, CA, and anyone who tuned in experienced one of the better cards in recent memory...

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  23. Power Ranking the UFC on Fox 7 Main Card Fights

    From time to time, a fight card high in promise delivers. Saturday night was one of those nights. Following an incredible preliminary card, featuring six knockouts in eight fights, the UFC hit Fox for the four-fight main card, with Benson Henderson vs.

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  24. UFC on Fox 7 Results: What We Learned from Matt Brown vs. Jordan Mein

    Matt Brown entered 2012 with his back against the wall. At UFC on Fox 7 Saturday night in San Jose, he won his fifth straight fight, defeating Jordan Mein via technical knockout in one of the best fights of 2013...

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  25. UFC on Fox 7 Results: What We Learned from Chad Mendes vs. Darren Elkins

    Former UFC featherweight top contender Chad Mendes blasted his way through Darren Elkins in the final preliminary card bout from UFC on Fox 7 in San Jose Saturday, taking another step toward Jose Aldo and featherweight gold...

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