1. MMA Year in Review: 10 Bold Predictions That Came True in 2010

    Why are you a mixed martial arts fan? Is it the athleticism of the fighters? Does the sight of two humans locked in a cage bring back deep-seated primal instincts? Do you just ...

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  2. UFC Division Standings Shake Up: Where Do Brock Lesnar and Jake Shields Rank?

    A clash of heavyweights headlined the UFC 121 marquee. In the aftermath of Cain Velasquez’s (9-0) domination of Brock Lesnar (5-2), UFC matchmaker Joe Silva’s next task will be sorting out the heavyweight ranks beyond the No...

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  3. UFC Division Standings: How Far Do Thiago Alves & Chael Sonnen Fall?

    The main event of UFC 117 became a instant classic when middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva (27-4) came back from four rounds down to submit challenger Chael Sonnen (25-11-1) in the fifth...

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  4. WEC Division Standings: After Draw, Where Do Varner and Shalorus Rank?

    Promoting a fight card without any title fights, WEC 49 made up for their lack of championship bouts through a combination of excitement and controversy. The main event was billed as a potential No...

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  5. WEC 48 Shakes Up Division Rankings: Who's Next for Jose Aldo and Urijah Faber?

    The WEC's debut on pay per view exceeded buy rate expectations by all accounts and produced a card heavy on action...

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  6. Team Liddell vs. Team Ortiz: A Ultimate Fighter Season 11 Mock Draft

    The 11th season of the Ultimate Fighting Championship's signature reality show, The Ultimate Fighter (TUF), shines the spotlight on 28 middleweights vying for a UFC contract...

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  7. UFC Divsion Rankings Shake Up-Randy Couture & Chael Sonnen Make Moves

    A major talking point prior to UFC 109 posed the question; is Randy Couture a top five light heavyweight? Though disposing of Mark Coleman with ease does not answer this question, the lack of ...

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  8. Ex-NFL Pro Herschel Walker Makes MMA Debut at Strikeforce Vs. Greg Nagy

    With just three weeks to go until his professional MMA debut, 1982 Heisman Trophy winner Herschel Walker has an opponent...

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  9. Giving MMA Thanks

    The MMA world has a lot of thank-you to give out after one of the busiest months in the sport’s brief history. The UFC, WEC, and Strikeforce all held major events during November...

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  10. Grading Strikeforce on CBS: Fedor Vs. Rogers- Plus & Minus

    With MMA back on network TV there were some pluses and minuses to the event. For every positive scored by the Strikeforce/CBS team there were also a few negatives that may need to be fixed for their next network television broadcast...

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  11. WEC Rankings: Update Post-WEC 43

    After a location change and a injury to Ben Henderson, all while being stuck in the middle of a feud between the Versus network and satellite provider DirecTV, WEC 43 turned out to be one of the better MMA fight cards of the year...

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  12. TUF 10 Profile: Why Roy Nelson Is Expected To KO Kimbo

    The UFC’s signature reality series The Ultimate Fighter is currently in its 10th season on Spike TV. Marketed as the "heaviest" season ever, this is the first time in the show’s history that it will feature an all heavyweight cast...

    Tommy Messano Written by Tommy Messano about almost 5 years ago 1,294 reads 5 comments

  13. Ultimate Fight Night 19: Nate Quarry's $60k Tops UFC Payroll

    The full disclosed payroll as well state issued medical suspensions for the UFC's Ultimate Fight Night 19 event includes: Fighters Purses Show (Win)Melvin Guillard $14,000.00 Nathan Diaz $24,000...

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  14. TUF 10 Profile: Why Kimbo Slice Is Not the Next Ulitmate Fighter

    The UFC’s signature reality series The Ultimate Fighter returns for its 10th season on Wednesday, Sep. 16 on Spike TV...

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  15. Ultimate Fighter Season 10 Profiles: Undefeated Schaub & Schoonover

    The UFC’s signature reality series The Ultimate Fighter returns for its 10th season on Wednesday, Sep. 16 on Spike TV...

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  16. The Ultimate Fighter Season 10 Profile: 22-Year-Old Justin Wren

    The UFC’s signature reality series The Ultimate Fighter returns for its 10th season on Wednesday, Sep. 16 on Spike TV...

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  17. Strikeforce Strategies: Why Hasn't Strikeforce Died Yet?

    San Jose, CA -- Hailing from San Jose, CA in the heart of Silicon Valley is where MMA's consensus No. 2 promotion Strikeforce calls home...

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  18. The Ultimate Fighter Season 10 Profile: NFL 1st Round Pick Marcus Jones

    The UFC’s signature reality series The Ultimate Fighter returns for its 10th season on Wednesday, Sept. 16 on Spike TV...

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  19. The Ultimate Fighter Season 10 Fighter Profile: Zak Jenson

    The UFC’s signature reality series The Ultimate Fighter returns for its 10th season on Wednesday, Sep. 16 on Spike TV...

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  20. Why Demico Rogers is the Next Ultimate Fighter

    The UFC’s signature reality series The Ultimate Fighter returns for its 10th season on Wednesday, Sep. 16 on Spike TV...

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  21. Why Jon Madsen Is the Next Ultimate Fighter

    The UFC’s signature reality series The Ultimate Fighter returns for its 10th season on Wednesday, Sep. 16 on Spike TV...

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  22. UFC & WEC Division by Divison Rankings

    After a busy month of August that saw two separate UFC events and one WEC fight card here is how each of the seven weight classes currently stack up...

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  23. Top Heavyweight Prospect Chase Gormley Signed For UFC 104 vs. Struve

    UFC newcomer Chase Gormley finally has a set opponent and fight card for his Octagon debut. Gormley will take on Stefan Struve on October 24th as part of undercard for UFC 104. U.K magazine Fighters Only was the first to confrim the bout...

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  24. Anderson Silva: Caught in His Own Web

    Anderson Silva has a bullseye on his back. The whole MMA world is waiting with bated breath to see which version of the “Spider” will show up in the Octagon on Aug. 8 at UFC 101...

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  25. Chuck Liddell Victim of Identity Theft on Twitter

    Will the real Chuck Liddell please stand up? It would be an understatement to say it has been strange week in the world of Mixed Martial Arts...

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