1. Cain Velasquez, Daniel Cormier and the American Kickboxing Academy Conundrum

    Any time one specific fight camp produces more than a single top contender in any particular weight class, things get hairy...

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  2. Michael Bisping Totally Trashes Alan Belcher 'Back to the Undercard, Sunshine'

    One of MMA ’s most outspoken combatants has once more opened his mouth to hurl insults in the direction of his peers...

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  3. UFC 157 Will Be Just Fine, in Large Part to Ronda Rousey

    Dave Meltzer released a report yesterday on MMAfighting .com that seems to have the MMA community up in arms...

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  4. Jamie Varner: Comeback Kid of 2012

    If there was anyone your typical MMA follower was predisposed to write off in 2012, it was Jamie Varner . The man who once ruled the roost of the WEC , Varner had endured the worst two years of his near-decade long career in 2010 and 2011...

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  5. 11 Fighters You Would Want by Your Side in a Bar Brawl This New Year's Eve

    Ever been hit with a pool stick? It’s a terrible, terrible thing for three reasons. First, it’s not entirely likely to knock you unconscious, second it hurts like you wouldn’t ...

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  6. UFC 155 Results: What's Next for Eddie Wineland?

    You don’t have to be a 250-pound freak of nature to put on a stellar showing inside the cage. Eddie Wineland and Brad Pickett proved that in their FX preliminary card capper on Saturday night...

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  7. JDS vs. Velasquez 2 Fight Card: Why Jim Miller vs. Joe Lauzon Stole the Show

    Jim Miller and Joe Lauzon lived up to their reputations as aggressive finishers at UFC 155 . While this co-main event bout would (surprisingly) last its allotted 15 minutes, ...

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  8. Junior Dos Santos: Why Facing the Loser of Silva/Overeem Makes the Most Sense

    Junior dos Santos will be forced to battle back from the most damaging fight of his professional career. The beating that Cain Velasquez applied the former champion last night is ...

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  9. UFC 155 Results: What's Next for Costa Philippou

    Constantinos Philippou stepped into the cage at UFC 155 an underdog. He exited triumphantly, having disposed of top 10-ranked Tim Boetsch...

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  10. Dos Santos vs. Velasquez: What Does the Win Mean for Velasquez's Career?

    For Junior dos Santos, it was a chance to prove his 64-second knockout win over Cain Velasquez at UFC on FOX 1 was no fluke. For Cain, it was a shot at redemption and physical reiteration: I am the best heavyweight on the planet...

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  11. Merry Christmas: The Truth About GSP, Silva, Hendricks and the Stockton Bad Boy

    Georges St-Pierre is afraid of Anderson Silva . Before you leap to crucify me for that statement, understand a few things. First, there’s nothing wrong with fearing Anderson Silva...

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  12. Junior Dos Santos and the 8 Greatest Heavyweights in History

    While the general perception is that the big man is the greatest competitor when it comes to combat sports, that’s not necessarily a fact...

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  13. GSP vs. Nick Diaz: Reasons Why It Was the Best Fight for the UFC to Make

    There’s very little question that Johny Hendricks should be the next man to challenge champion Georges St-Pierre...

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  14. 20 Fighters You Would Love to Have a Few Beers with

    There are some seriously infectious personalities in this sport. Not every professional fighter is a charming sweetheart of a brute, but there are plenty who harbor quality personalities and generally endearing traits...

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  15. Hector Lombard Reminds Doubters He's a Serious Threat to the 185 Division

    After a disappointing promotional debut at UFC 149, Hector Lombard made an incredible statement tonight...

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  16. UFC on Fox 5: 3 Fights You Don't Want to Miss

    UFC on Fox 5 is an amazing card. In fact, it’s one of the best cards we’ ve seen come to fruition this year...

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  17. UFC on FOX 5: Favorites for the "Fight Night" Awards

    In what comes as a bit of a surprise, tonight has some pretty clear-cut favorites for post-fight bonuses. Events typically have a handful of fights and fighters who look like heavy ...

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  18. UFC on FOX 5 Fight Card: Final Predictions for the Main Card

    The year is coming to a close, and the UFC is finally in a position to give fans a few spectacular cards. Somehow injuries haven’t factored too heavily into the equation of UFC on FOX 5, and that’s something we should all be thankful for...

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  19. UFC on FOX 5: Final Predictions for the Preliminary Card Fights

    UFC on FOX 5 boasts a load of highly intriguing preliminary fights. A solid handful of these gentlemen belong competing on the main card, which is just a testament to how stacked this particular event truly is...

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  20. Alexander Gustafsson vs. Mauricio Rua: How Shogun Can Defeat Gustafsson

    Despite the similarities between Alexander Gustafsson and Mauricio "Shogun" Rua , they’re drastically different fighters. Both strikers by trade, Gustafsson uses an expansive space to deliver devastating combinations...

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  21. UFC on FOX 5: How BJ Penn Can Defeat Rory MacDonald

    The cards are stacked against B.J. Penn tonight. Not only has the Hawaiian been on the shelf for over a year, he’s returning from a planned retirement...

    Matt Molgaard Written by Matt Molgaard about almost 2 years ago 3,423 reads 4 comments

  22. UFC on FOX 5: Benson Henderson vs Nate Diaz: How Diaz Can Defeat Henderson

    For Nate Diaz , overcoming the mobility and versatility of Benson Henderson will be a daunting task. The champion moves quite well, packs a wallop in his punch and has some of the best submission defense in the division...

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  23. UFC on FOX 5 Bold Predictions for Henderson-Diaz

    The headliner of UFC on FOX 5, pitting champion Benson Henderson against the ever-improving Nate Diaz , should by all accounts be a thrilling affair...

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  24. UFC on Fox 5: Questions We Have About Mike Swick

    Mike Swick will fight for the second time in roughly three months tomorrow when he collides with the aggressive Matt Brown on the main card of UFC on Fox 5...

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  25. Rory MacDonald: How Would the Young Star Fare at Middleweight?

    Rory is already a damn big welterweight. It’s been admitted by the man himself that flirting with the 200 pound mark isn’t a complete absurdity, and his wing span is pretty ...

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