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Who Will Fight at UFC: Rio?

Every Brazilian fighter on the UFC roster wants to fight at the UFC even in Rio De Janeiro. I am sure several of the fighters have lobbied for a spot on the card. The bottom line is that not every … Continue reading

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MMA Planet Heavyweight Rankings (January 2011)

Heavyweight 1. Cain Velasquez 2. Brock Lesnar 3. Fedor Emelianenko 4. Shane Carwin 5. Junior Dos Santos 6. Alistair Overeem 7. Fabricio Werdum 8. Frank Mir 9. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira 10. Josh Barnett 11. Antonio Silva 12. Roy Nelson 13. … Continue reading

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UFC 110: Nogueira vs. Velasquez Preview Video

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Breaking Down the UFC Heavyweight Division

Champion: Brock Lesnar.  Lesnar is apparently coming back this summer from a serious injury that threatened his life and his MMA career.  Expect to see Lesnar defend his heavyweight title in June or July. Number One Contender:  The number one … Continue reading

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Who’s Next For Junior Dos Santos?

Junior Dos Santos has looked great in the UFC.  He holds huge wins over Fabricio Werdum, Stefan Struve, Mirko Cro Cop and now Gilbert Yvel.  In my opinion, he has more of a case for a title shot that Shane … Continue reading

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Top Ten Fights of 2009

1. Randy Couture vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira at UFC 102 2. Diego Sanchez vs. Clay Guida at TUF 9 Finale 3. Urijah Faber vs. Mike Brown 2 at WEC 41 4. Miguel Torres vs. Takeya Mizugaki at WEC 40 5. … Continue reading

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MMA Planet Heavyweight Rankings

MMA Planet’s Heavyweight Rankings Heavyweight 1. Fedor Emelianenko 2. Brock Lesnar 3. Josh Barnett 4. Frank Mir 5. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira 6. Shane Carwin 7. Cain Velasquez 8. Alistair Overeem 9. Andrei Arlovski 10. Junior Dos Santos 11. Cheick Kongo … Continue reading

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To 30 Fighters of the Decade

1. Chuck Liddell – Chuck Liddell became the face of MMA and the UFC in this decade.  He has been at the center of launching mixed martial arts into a more mainstream position.  He gets the number one spot because … Continue reading

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Injuries Devastating the UFC

I don’t know if the UFC is putting on the best cards any more.  Frankly, I don’t know if they are even putting on the 2nd best cards right now.  The next few UFC events are mediocre at best.  Granted, … Continue reading

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Cain Velasquez vs. “Minotauro” Nogueira Possible For UFC 108

Tatame is reporting that a heavyweight clash between Cain Velasquez and Anotnio Rodrigo “Minotauro” Nogueira could take place at UFC 108 on January 2nd.  Nogueira, the former PRIDE and UFC champion is coming off of a very impressive win over … Continue reading

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