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The News-Herald
Bret Poklar Benefit an important stop for UFC champ Stipe Miocic, who wants to defend belt in spring 2017for Miocic in 2016. Who he fights next is a wild debate. It could be No. 1 con
Bret Poklar Benefit an important stop for UFC champ Stipe Miocic, who wants to defend belt in spring 2017
The News-Herald / Posted yesterday
for Miocic in 2016. Who he fights next is a wild debate. It could be No. 1 contender Fabricio Werdum, Cain Velasquez, Junior dos Santos or even light heavyweight Jon Jones. “That (fight’s) gonna happen,” said Miocic. There’s also this:... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Conor McGregor Is the Biggest Draw in UFC Historything happened at heavyweight. Cain Velasquez brutalized Lesnar to win the titl
Conor McGregor Is the Biggest Draw in UFC History
Bleacher Report / Posted 5 days ago
thing happened at heavyweight. Cain Velasquez brutalized Lesnar to win the title in October 2010, but Velasquez fell to Junior Dos Santos by knockout in his first title defense (on Fox, not pay-per-view) the next year. Neither Velasquez nor Dos... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Former UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones hints at wanting to fight Stipe MiocicNo. 1-ranked Fabrico Werdum, who is actively pursuing a rematch with Miocic, No
Former UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones hints at wanting to fight Stipe Miocic
The Morning Journal / Posted 13 days ago
No. 1-ranked Fabrico Werdum, who is actively pursuing a rematch with Miocic, No. 2-ranked Cain Velasquez, and No. 4-ranked Junior dos Santos, who handed Miocic his last loss. “I’m the heavyweight champion of the world,” said Miocic. “I’ll fight... Read more
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The News-Herald
Former UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones hints at wanting to fight Stipe MiocicNo. 1-ranked Fabrico Werdum, who is actively pursuing a rematch with Miocic, No
Former UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones hints at wanting to fight Stipe Miocic
The News-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
No. 1-ranked Fabrico Werdum, who is actively pursuing a rematch with Miocic, No. 2-ranked Cain Velasquez, and No. 4-ranked Junior dos Santos, who handed Miocic his last loss. “I’m the heavyweight champion of the world,” said Miocic. “I’ll fight... Read more
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Baller Status
Stipe Miocic Knocks Out Alistair Overeem at UFC 203hands knocked out Overeem. It was Overeem's first loss since Sept. 2014, follo
Stipe Miocic Knocks Out Alistair Overeem at UFC 203
Baller Status / Posted 15 days ago
hands knocked out Overeem. It was Overeem's first loss since Sept. 2014, following wins over Stefan Struve, Roy Nelson, Junior dos Santos and Andrei Arlovski. For Miocic, his next opponents could be former champion Cain Velasquez (14-2) or... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Miocic KOs Overeem to Keep UFC HW Beltpoint, all Miocic had to do was swing away before the referee was forced to cal
Miocic KOs Overeem to Keep UFC HW Belt
Bleacher Report / Posted 15 days ago
point, all Miocic had to do was swing away before the referee was forced to call the fight in his favor. Since losing to Junior Dos Santos in December 2014, Miocic has won each of his last four fights. He defeated Andrei Arlovski to become the... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Alistair Overeem: I'm hungrier than UFC champ Stipe Miocicaware of the fact that Overeem is on a four-fight winning streak with wins over
Alistair Overeem: I'm hungrier than UFC champ Stipe Miocic
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 15 days ago
aware of the fact that Overeem is on a four-fight winning streak with wins over former UFC champions in Andre Arlovski and Junior dos Santos. Three of those four victories have come via knockout or TKO in the first or second rounds of... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Heavyweight champ Stipe Miocic ready to end UFC trendArena in Cleveland, looking to become the first heavyweight to successfully def
Heavyweight champ Stipe Miocic ready to end UFC trend
Yahoo Sports / Posted 16 days ago
Arena in Cleveland, looking to become the first heavyweight to successfully defend the title since Cain Velasquez defeated Junior dos Santos on Oct. 19, 2013. No major Cleveland sports team had won a world championship in 52 years. Two hours... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Stipe Miocic seeks staying power as UFC heavyweight champion(41-14), a skilled kick-boxer best known for his 2011 triumph over Brock Lesnar
Stipe Miocic seeks staying power as UFC heavyweight champion
Los Angeles Times / Posted 16 days ago
(41-14), a skilled kick-boxer best known for his 2011 triumph over Brock Lesnar, has beaten former heavyweight champions Junior dos Santos and Andrei Arlovski during his winning streak. For Miocic, Overeem represents another opportunity to... Read more
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Sherdog
Alistair Overeem: 5 Defining MomentsJune 2006 rematch. 3. Hook Shot Theirs was a showdown years in the making. Ove
Alistair Overeem: 5 Defining Moments
Sherdog / Posted 17 days ago
June 2006 rematch. 3. Hook Shot Theirs was a showdown years in the making. Overeem disposed of former heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos with second-round punches in the UFC on Fox 17 co-main event on Dec. 19 in Orlando, Florida. He drew the... Read more
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Sherdog
UFC 203 Statistical Matchup Analysis: Miocic vs. OvereemDue to his solid footwork and boxing, only four opponents have attempted to tak
UFC 203 Statistical Matchup Analysis: Miocic vs. Overeem
Sherdog / Posted 17 days ago
Due to his solid footwork and boxing, only four opponents have attempted to take down Miocic, though three of them -- Junior dos Santos, Gabriel Gonzaga and Joey Beltran -- succeeded in completing one. Once on the ground, Miocic is more active... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
UFC 203: How the once-arrogant Alistair Overeem earned a title shotHe refused to go out. He went through the next four fights in impressive fashio
UFC 203: How the once-arrogant Alistair Overeem earned a title shot
Yahoo Sports / Posted 18 days ago
He refused to go out. He went through the next four fights in impressive fashion, defeating Stefan Struve, Roy Nelson, Junior dos Santos and Andrei Arlovski to once again put himself on the verge of a UFC title. “I have been in the fight... Read more
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Sherdog
Shane Carwin to Pursue Comeback As Free Agent After Parting Ways with UFCend of his tenure was plagued by injuries, as the Grudge Training Center produc
Shane Carwin to Pursue Comeback As Free Agent After Parting Ways with UFC
Sherdog / Posted 18 days ago
end of his tenure was plagued by injuries, as the Grudge Training Center product first had back surgery following a loss to Junior dos Santos at UFC 131. He returned to coach “The Ultimate Fighter 13” opposite Roy Nelson but was unable to face “Big... Read more
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The News-Herald
Stipe Miocic intends to break UFC heavyweight history with long title runthe UFC.” During his UFC career, Overeem has beaten six former heavyweight cha
Stipe Miocic intends to break UFC heavyweight history with long title run
The News-Herald / Posted 20 days ago
the UFC.” During his UFC career, Overeem has beaten six former heavyweight champions, plus he owns a win over ex-champion Junior dos Santos, who defeated Miocic in December 2014. No doubt, Overeem is battle-tested, and with 86 MMA bouts to his... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Stipe Miocic intends to break UFC heavyweight history with long title runthe UFC.” During his UFC career, Overeem has beaten six former heavyweight cha
Stipe Miocic intends to break UFC heavyweight history with long title run
The Morning Journal / Posted 20 days ago
the UFC.” During his UFC career, Overeem has beaten six former heavyweight champions, plus he owns a win over ex-champion Junior dos Santos, who defeated Miocic in December 2014. No doubt, Overeem is battle-tested, and with 86 MMA bouts to his... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
MMA Rankings: What's next for Conor McGregor?The Times’ MMA rankings for August: 1. Stipe Miocic 2. Alistair Overeem 3. F
MMA Rankings: What's next for Conor McGregor?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
The Times’ MMA rankings for August: 1. Stipe Miocic 2. Alistair Overeem 3. Fabricio Werdum 4. Cain Velasquez 5. Junior Dos Santos 6. Ben Rothwell 7. Andrei Arlovski 8. Vitaly Minakov 9. Travis Browne 10. Derrick Lewis Stipe Miocic will... Read more

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