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Sherdog
Five Years on a Heavyweight Road to Nowhere ReallyFor someone not so hot at remembering birthdays or even major holidays, I’ve go
Five Years on a Heavyweight Road to Nowhere Really
Sherdog / Posted 23 hours ago
For someone not so hot at remembering birthdays or even major holidays, I’ve got a real fetish for anniversaries. When I was younger, I loved novelty desk calendars on the “This Day in History” tip, and as a grown-ish person, it’s a ritual in some... Read more
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Daily Star
Camera captures brutal sound as UFC fighter's jaw snapsCageside microphones caught the crack as Misha Cirkunov twisted Alex Nicholson'
Camera captures brutal sound as UFC fighter's jaw snaps
Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
Cageside microphones caught the crack as Misha Cirkunov twisted Alex Nicholson's jaw in his arms. And in an instant Nicholson, 25, is tapping out, clutching his busted mouth as his rival rises in victory. It came the day after the beaten brawler... Read more
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ESPN
UFC's dos Santos, Rothwell to fight in CroatiaOfficials announced the fight on Monday. It marks the promotion's first trip to
UFC's dos Santos, Rothwell to fight in Croatia
ESPN / Posted 4 days ago
Officials announced the fight on Monday. It marks the promotion's first trip to the eastern European country. Junior dos Santos will face contender Ben Rothwell in UFC Fight Night on April 10 in Croatia. Rod Mar for ESPN Dos Santos (17-4) will look... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Werdum has words for the doubters — and for Conor McGregor tooEver since Fabricio Werdum beat Cain Velasquez last June for the UFC’s heavywei
Werdum has words for the doubters — and for Conor McGregor too
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Ever since Fabricio Werdum beat Cain Velasquez last June for the UFC’s heavyweight championship, there have been critics refusing to give him credit. Now, he’s hitting back. With a rematch against Velasquez set for UFC 196 on Super Bowl weekend,... Read more
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Sherdog
Bellator’s WCW-Like Run at the UFCWhen you really think about it, this defection could be the start of something
Bellator’s WCW-Like Run at the UFC
Sherdog / Posted 7 days ago
When you really think about it, this defection could be the start of something that rivals professional wrestling’s Monday Night Wars, which brought out the absolute best in two rival promotions. It all started with talent. Once upon a time, there... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Cursed Velasquez, the Man with Unrealized PotentialIt is something like a broken record at this point, isn't it? Have there actual
Cursed Velasquez, the Man with Unrealized Potential
Bleacher Report / Posted 18 days ago
It is something like a broken record at this point, isn't it? Have there actually been more headlines announcing a Velasquez injury than headlines talking about successful fights? That can't be right. Can it? Back before he even entered the UFC,... Read more
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Bleacher Report
UFC HW Division in DisarrayOne of the problems of the system used by the UFC to determine title shots is t
UFC HW Division in Disarray
Bleacher Report / Posted 19 days ago
One of the problems of the system used by the UFC to determine title shots is that it is often based upon the immediate scheduling or financial needs of the organization rather than athletic merit. That is a constant cause of criticism for the... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Cain Out, Miocic In vs. Werdum at UFC 196In what will likely go down as one of the least surprising stories of 2016, hea
Cain Out, Miocic In vs. Werdum at UFC 196
Bleacher Report / Posted 19 days ago
In what will likely go down as one of the least surprising stories of 2016, heavyweight top contender Cain Velasquez is pulling out of the UFC 196 heavyweight championship match with Fabricio Werdum. His replacement? No. 2-ranked Stipe Miocic. Cain... Read more
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Sherdog
Cain Velasquez Injured; Fabricio Werdum Faces Stipe Miocic in New UFC 196 Main Event Injuries are nothing new for Velasquez, whose most recent title reign lasted
Cain Velasquez Injured; Fabricio Werdum Faces Stipe Miocic in New UFC 196 Main Event
Sherdog / Posted 19 days ago
Injuries are nothing new for Velasquez, whose most recent title reign lasted two and a half years but saw the 33-year-old defend his belt only twice before... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
UFC: Mark Hunt out to keep rematch record goingMark Hunt had rematches on his mind before he agreed to fight Frank Mir at UFC
UFC: Mark Hunt out to keep rematch record going
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 24 days ago
Mark Hunt had rematches on his mind before he agreed to fight Frank Mir at UFC Fight Night 84 in Brisbane in March. Hunt proudly claims to have never lost a rematch - in the streets or a sanctioned bout - and big-name heavyweights Junior dos Santos... Read more

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