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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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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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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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Cro Cop vs. Rothwell Possible at UFC 110 in Australia

The popular forum the Underground has surfaced a possible heavyweight bout between Mirko Cro Cop and Ben Rothwell. Rothwell is coming off of a disappointing loss to Cain Velasquez while Cro Cop is coming off a loss to Junior Dos … Continue reading

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UFC 104 Winners and Losers

Winners Mauricio “Shogun” Rua – Kind of strange that Shogun technically lost the fight with Machida, but he walks away the biggest winer of the night.  He won because he actually won the fight.  He won because he showed that … Continue reading

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Who Are the UFC’s Next Number One Contenders

Diego Sanchez, Mauricio “Shogun” Rua, and Shane Carwin are currently number one contenders in their respective weight classes. Who are the next title shots going to after these guys and in the other divisions? Lightweight Diego Sanchez currently is set … Continue reading

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UFC Heavyweight Rankings

UFC Heavyweight Rankings Rank Name Next Fight 1 Brock Lesnar Shane Carwin (UFC 106 – November 21) 2 Shane Carwin Brock Lesnar (UFC 106 – November 21) 3 Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira Unknown 4 Cain Velasquez Ben Rothwell (UFC 104 – … Continue reading

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UFC Confirms the Signing of Several Affliction Fighters

Dana White confirmed today that several Affliction fighters have been signed by the UFC. Vitor Belfort Ben Rothwell Paul Buentello Paul Daley Dan Lauzon Chase Gormley Rafaello Oliveira Belfort will make his return at UFC 103 against Rich Franklin.  Rothwell … Continue reading

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What’s Next For Affliction?

This will be tough to recover from. I expect some announcement sooner than later. I would also guess that Affliction will hold off disbanding as long as they possibly can unless they find a potential buyer or merge with Strikeforce. … Continue reading

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MMA Rankings: Heavyweights

New MMAPlanet Heavyweight Rankings: Heavyweight 1. Fedor Emelianenko 2. Josh Barnett 3.  Brock Lesnar 4. Frank Mir 5. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira 6. Randy Couture 7. Shane Carwin 8. Cain Velasquez 9. Andrei Arlovski 10. Alistair Overeem 11. Cheick Kongo 12. … Continue reading

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