1. UFC 144 Results: Jake Shields and the Top 10 Welterweights in the UFC

    On Saturday, Jake Shields returned to the Octagon to face off against Yoshihiro Akiyama, who was making his debut in the welterweight division...

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  2. UFC 144 Results: Benson Henderson and the Top 10 Lightweights in the UFC

    On Saturday night, the lightweight title was on the line between Frankie "The Answer" Edgar, and the former WEC lightweight champion, Benson "Smooth" Henderson...

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  3. UFC 144 Results: Hatsu Hioki and the Top 10 Featherweights in the UFC

    On Saturday night, there were an insane number of top-10 fighters in almost every division in action, and that includes the featherweight division...

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  4. UFC 144 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Edgar vs. Henderson

    On Saturday, there was a great night of fights that went down in Japan. For the first time in more than a decade, the UFC returned to Japan, and they brought an incredible card with them...

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  5. UFC 144 Fight Card: The 10 Best Cards Contested Outside North America

    This Saturday, the UFC will be bringing one of the best cards in history to Japan for UFC 144 . The lightweight title will be on the line with Frankie Edgar against Benson Henderson, ...

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  6. Top 25 UFC Fighters: Pre-Zuffa Edition

    There once was a time before Dana White was the president of the UFC, when Lorenzo Fertitta was not the head honcho and where fighters fought multiple times in a single night...

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  7. UFC 144: Who Is Fighting for Their Job?

    This Saturday, UFC 144 goes down from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. This is one of the most stacked cards in recent memory, and perhaps one of the best cards ever put on in UFC history...

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  8. 25 UFC Fighters and the Entrance Songs They Should Use

    Everybody knows that fighters have music playing when they make their walk to the Octagon. Some fighters use the music to get amped up for the battle they're about to have...

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  9. 10 Things the UFC Should Do to Make 144 Feel Like a Pride Show

    This Saturday, the UFC makes its return to the land of the rising sun, as Frankie Edgar looks to defend his lightweight title against Benson Henderson at UFC 144 . There will be seven fights on the main card, four on FX and one on Facebook...

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  10. MMA Rules: 10 Most Illegal Moves

    Many fans of MMA can find themselves unfamiliar with the rules. In fact, some people even think that there are no rules at all in the Octagon! Those people couldn't be more wrong, as MMA now has many, many rules about what is and isn't allowed...

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  11. Anthony Pettis vs. Joe Lauzon Will Steal the Show at UFC 144

    This Saturday night, one of the most anticipated UFC events of the year goes down in Japan at UFC 144 . In the main event, Frankie Edgar faces off against Benson Henderson for the lightweight title...

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  12. Tim Sylvia Deserves Another Shot in the Octagon

    Tim Sylvia is a former two-time UFC heavyweight champion. He defended his title a total of three times—tied for the most defenses ever—but he hasn't seen the inside of the Octagon ...

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  13. The Most Feared Striker in Each UFC Division

    Every division in MMA has someone who is known primarily as a striker. Some divisions have a lot of strikers, whereas others are thin with the guys who like to throw leather...

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  14. B/R MMA Official Rankings for February: Top 10 Heavyweights in MMA

    There may not have been much happening in the heavyweight division this past month, but Fabricio Werdum made his return to the UFC. Also, with his win, to the upper echelon of heavyweights...

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  15. B/R MMA Official Rankings for February: Top 10 Featherweights in MMA

    After an exciting January in MMA , it's time again for the official Bleacher Report MMA rankings. This past month, you had the bright young prospect, Dustin Poirier, facing off against ...

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  16. UFC 143 Results: The Top 25 Pound-for-Pound Fighters in the UFC

    At UFC 143 on Saturday night, Carlos Condit proved to the world that he is the real deal in the welterweight division, as he earned the unanimous decision victory over Nick Diaz, and won the interim welterweight title...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about over 2 years ago 2,071 reads 11 comments

  17. UFC 143 Results: Ranking the Top 10 Heavyweights in the UFC

    On Saturday night, Fabricio Werdum made his return to the Octagon, and he made it memorable. For 15 minutes, he beat down Roy Nelson, hitting him with some of the biggest knees seen in recent memory...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about over 2 years ago 1,753 reads 5 comments

  18. UFC 143 Results: Ranking the Top 10 Welterweights in the UFC

    On Saturday night, there were potentially four top welterweights on the move in the division. The third fight on PPV featured former title challenger Josh Koscheck facing off against ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about over 2 years ago 3,091 reads 5 comments

  19. UFC 143 Results: Ranking the Top 10 Featherweights in the UFC

    On Saturday night, Dustin Poirier put on a masterful performance, as he made it look like Max Holloway didn't even belong in the Octagon with him. In the first round, he put Holloway in a mounted triangle-armbar and got the submission...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about over 2 years ago 473 reads 5 comments

  20. UFC 143 Results: Ranking the Top 10 Bantamweights in the UFC

    Renan Barao has officially proven that he is a force to be reckoned with in the bantamweight division. On Saturday night, he handed Scott Jorgensen a loss by unanimous decision, and ...

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  21. UFC 143 Results: Why Carlos Condit's Win Is Bad for the UFC

    When the scorecards were read, nobody was really sure who was going to be the new champion. The scores came down, 48-47, 49-46 and 49-46, for your new interim welterweight champion, Carlos Condit ...

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  22. UFC 143 Fight Card: 10 Things You Need to Know About Carlos Condit

    This Saturday night, former WEC welterweight champion Carlos Condit will face off against former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz, with the interim UFC welterweight title on the line...

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  23. UFC 143 Fight Card: The Strenghts and Weaknesses of Each Main Card Fighter

    Coming up on Saturday night is one of the most anticipated fights of the year so far, as Carlos Condit will face Nick Diaz for the interim welterweight title...

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  24. 1 Thing Each of the Top 25 UFC Fighters Needs to Improve on

    The top 25 fighters in MMA is a constantly updating and changing list of outstanding fighters who are all well rounded and great at what they do. However, no matter how well-rounded a fighter is there is always room for improvement...

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  25. BJ Penn and the Worst UFC Champion from Each Weight Division

    The UFC has been around since 1993, and during that time, there have been several champions who were less than stellar...

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