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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’s Light Heavyweight Rankings (January 2011)

Light-Heavyweight 1. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua 2. Rashad Evans 3. Quinton “Rampage” Jackson 4. Lyoto Machida 5. Forrest Griffin 6. Jon Jones 7. Rich Franklin 8. Ryan Bader 9. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira 10. Thiago Silva 11. Matt Hamill 12. Randy Couture … Continue reading

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Who Will Replace Forrest Griffin at UFC 114?

With Forrest Griffin forced off the UFC 114 card due to a shoulder injury, who is the replacement going to be to face Antonio Rogerio Nogueira? The options on the current UFC roster are limited. There are not many guys … Continue reading

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50 Fights In May Worth Watching

50. Marcus Vanttinen vs. Antoni Chmielewski on May 8 49. Marcin Held vs. Lukasz Sajewski at Angels of Fire 7 on May 29 48. Luiz Cane vs. Cyrille Diabate at UFC 114 on May 29 47. Alan Omer vs. Mark … Continue reading

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Breaking Down the UFC Light Heavyweight Division

Champion: Lyoto Machida Number One Contender: Mauricio “Shogun” Rua.  Rua is a threat to Machida.  I really am among those who believe Shogun beat Machida in their first match.  He competed so well against Machida that he was given an … Continue reading

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Forrest Griffin vs. Rogerio Nogueira Possible For UFC 113

Tatame is reporting that a bout between Forrest Griffin and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira is possible for UFC 113 on May 8. Forrest Griffin notched a split decision victory over Tito Ortiz at UFC 106 in November.   Griffin, a former champion … Continue reading

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MMA Planet Light Heavyweight Rankings

MMA Planet Light Heavyweight Rankings Light-Heavyweight 1. Lyoto Machida 2. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua 3. Rashad Evans 4. Quinton “Rampage” Jackson 5. Forrest Griffin 6. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira 7. Gegard Mousasi 8. Thiago Silva 9. Luis Cane 10. Rich Franklin 11. … 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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UFC 109: Relentless Official; Main Card Confirmed

The UFC has confirmed the February 6th UFC 109 event, which will be called “Relentless”.  The card will feature a match-up of UFC Hall of Famers Randy Couture and Mark Coleman.  The bout will be contested at light heavyweight (205 … Continue reading

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UFC 106 Winners and Losers

Winners Antonio Rogerio Nogueira – Little Nog was the biggest winner of the night.  Hardcore fans knew Nogueira was a top ten light heavyweight, but here he impressed everyone with his destruction of the talented Luiz Cane.  Not only did … Continue reading

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