1. UFC on FX 3 Results: What We Learned from Mike Pyle vs Josh Neer

    UFC on FX 3 kicked off the main card with an excellent scrap between bantamweights Eddie Wineland and Scott Jorgensen...

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  2. Michael Bisping and the 25 Best Gatekeepers in MMA

    A gatekeeper is not a negative or derogatory term. Some may even find the term endearing. For example, if defeating a gatekeeper catapults you into title contention, then the gatekeeper in question is clearly a worthy and legitimate foe...

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  3. UFC on FX 3: Can Demetrious Johnson and Ian McCall Recreate the Magic?

    While it's doubtful that Mighty Mouse and Uncle Creepy can recreate the controversy of their first fight, fans are hopeful that Ultimate Fighter semi-finalists Demetrious Johnson ...

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  4. UFC: BJ Penn Comes out of Retirement to Accept Challenge of Rory MacDonald

    According to BJPenn .com and the official Twitter page of BJ Penn , he has decided to come out of retirement to square off with Rory MacDonald...

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  5. UFC: Firing Jeff Curran Was a Mistake

    With today's announcement that the UFC has released 10 fighters, including former Ultimate Fighter winner Efrain Escudero, independent promoters must be salivating at the thought of adding former UFC stars to their upcoming events...

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  6. UFC: One Weight Division Main Cards to Consider

    UFC 146 was one of the most entertaining nights in MMA history. For the first time since the institution of weight classes, the UFC featured a card of all heavyweights...

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  7. MMA's Top 10 Light-Heavyweights, June 2012

    May was not the biggest month for the light-heavyweight division. As a matter of fact, the UFC had three events throughout the month, and only two fights were contested at 205 pounds...

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  8. TUF Live Finale: 5 Fights for Jake Ellenberger to Take Next

    Last night at the TUF Live finale, Jake Ellenberger was moments away from stopping Martin Kampmann after landing a lead left hook that sent the Dane to the canvas...

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  9. TUF Live Finale Results: Martin Kampmann vs. Johny Hendricks Makes Sense

    Last night, Martin Kampmann played the part of "The Comeback Kid" once again. After a swarm of strikes which followed a savage left hook, it looked as if Jake Ellenberger would pick up his seventh straight win in impressive fashion...

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  10. TUF Live Finals: 5 Fights for Mike Chiesa to Take Next

    Fighting three times in four weeks is an uncommon occurrence for professional fighters. In the modern age of the UFC, it simply doesn't happen. That is, until The Ultimate Fighter changed formats and aired tournament bouts live...

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  11. TUF Live Finale: 5 Fights for Charles Oliveira to Take Next

    When Charles Oliveira burst onto the scene, he was the talk of the lightweight division after snagging back-to-back submission victories over tough opponents in Darren Elkins and Efrain Escudero...

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  12. TUF Live Finale: Who Will Win the Post Fight Bonuses?

    Tonight, there is a lot more on the line than the prestigious title of The Ultimate Fighter . Aside from the division rungs that can be climbed by Jake Ellenberger or Martin ...

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  13. UFC 149: Power Ranking 4 Potential New Opponents for Shogun Rua

    With the announcement that Thiago Silva has had to withdraw from his UFC 149 battle with Shogun Rua, the UFC needs to act quick in order to find a high level opponent and give him enough time for a proper training camp...

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  14. Silva out at UFC 149; UFC Wants Shogun vs. Glover Teixeira

    The train of injuries that continues to shut down major UFC bouts in 2012 is still rolling on. MMAJunkie.com has reported that Thiago Silva has had to pull out of a July contest with former light-heavyweight champion Shogun Rua due to an injury...

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  15. Griffin vs. Bonnar & the 15 Best Ultimate Fighter Finale Fights of All Time

    Forrest Griffin vs Stephan Bonnar isn't the fight that started it all, but it is undoubtedly the fight that changed the course of mixed-martial arts forever. The two men were on the battlefield for 15 minutes in a desperate attempt to knock the other...

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  16. 7 Fighters the UFC Needs to Bring Back

    Fighters come and go, but out of sight is not necessarily out of mind when it comes to the fans of warriors past. Sometimes, a pink slip is what it takes in order to get fans to rally behind a fighter...

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  17. Nick Diaz, Alistair Overeem and the 6 Biggest Commission Debacles

    Athletic commissions are important to the sport of mixed martial arts. They represent the sense of order and justice that is needed in every professional sport...

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  18. TUF Live Finale: Power Ranking the 25 Best TUF Fighters

    Friday night, Al Iaquinta meets fellow Team Faber fighter Mike Chisea in a lightweight battle that will crown one of them as the winner of The Ultimate Fighter : Live ...

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  19. Junior Dos Santos and the 7 Best Fighters with an Undefeated UFC Record

    What goes up, must come down...right? Junior dos Santos begs to differ. Last night, Junior dos Santos defended his heavyweight championship for the first time in a decisive manner against two-time champion Frank Mir ...

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  20. UFC 146 Results: Did the Win over Fedor Make Fans Overrate Antonio Silva?

    Bigfoot Silva was a highly touted import from the Strikeforce roster. Several MMA websites ranked the Brazilian in their divisional Top 10 lists, and his UFC debut against Roy Nelson was highly anticipated...

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  21. UFC 146 Results: Glover Teixeira Is a LHW Threat Right Now

    The Facebook preliminaries have allowed fight fans to watch bouts that would have otherwise been witnessed only by those in attendance and fans who purchase the DVD...

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  22. UFC 146 Results: Should the UFC Give Mayhem Miller One More Fight?

    With his loss tonight, Jason Miller now holds the unfortunate record of 0-3 in the UFC. Before we dissect tonight's performance, let's look at the shaky ground that the former Strikeforce contender found himself on back in December...

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  23. UFC 146 Main Card Results: What's Next for Junior Dos Santos?

    Tonight, Junior dos Santos successfully defended his belt in dominant fashion against former champ Frank Mir ...

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  24. UFC 146 Main Card Results: Junior Dos Santos Defeats Frank Mir by TKO

    Former champion Frank Mir was given a golden opportunity when Alistair Overeem was removed from a highly anticipated title fight with Junior dos Santos...

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  25. UFC 146 Main Card Results: Cain Velasquez Defeats Bigfoot Silva Via TKO

    Cain Velasquez made a statement tonight. The former champion quickly rocked Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva and took him to the canvas...

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