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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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UFC 112 Thoughts

Let me begin by saying that as a viewer from home I was super impressed with the crowd at Abu Dahbi.  They were loud and seemed to be informed.  It was a huge moment for the UFC to hold an … Continue reading

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10 April Fights To Watch

10. Roger Huerta vs.C had Hinton at Bellator 13 on April 8 Probably not the most competitive fight, but it is Huerta’s debut for Bellator so it is a highly anticipated fight.  Huerta should walk through the tournament, but there … Continue reading

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Demian Maia Tapped To Fight Anderson Silva at UFC 112

It did not take the UFC long to find someone willing to step up and fight Anderson Silva for the middleweight title at UFC 112.  The guy: Demian Maia.  Maia is on the heels of a big victory over Dan … Continue reading

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Who Will Fight Anderson Silva at UFC 112?

It has been widely reported the number one middleweight contender Vitor Belfort has been forced to withdraw from his UFC 112 title fight with Anderson   Silva due to a shoulder injury.  right now the extent of the injury in unknown, … Continue reading

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Breaking Down The UFC Middleweight Division

Champion: Anderson Silva Number One Contender: Vitor Belfort.  Many argue that Belfort has not earned the number one contender spot and they may be correct, but the fact is that Belfort poses a big threat to Silva.  Belfort’s hand speed … Continue reading

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UFC 109 Preview and Predictions

Randy Couture vs. Mark Coleman This fight is a historical match-up between two active UFC hall of famers.  Both fighters are well into their forties, but they are still active in the sport.  This is a fight that was set … Continue reading

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Top 10 Submissions in 2009

1. Toby Imada’s Reverse Triangle Choke on Jorge Masvidal 2. Demian Maia’s Triangle Choke on Chael Sonnen 3. Seth Dikun’s Flying Triangle on Rolando Perez 4. Nate Diaz’s Modified Guillotine on Melvin Guillard 5. Shinya Aoki’s Amrbar on Joachim Hansen … Continue reading

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MMA Planet Middleweight Rankings

MMA Planet Middleweight Rankings Middleweight 1. Anderson Silva 2. Nate Marquardt 3. Dan Henderson 4. Vitor Belfort 5. Jorge Santiago 6. Demian Maia 7. Robbie Lawler 8. Chael Sonnen 9. Yushin Okami 10. Kazuo Misaki 11. Yoshihiro Akiyama 12. Michael … Continue reading

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Demian Maia vs. Dan Miller Expected For UFC 110

It is expected that a middleweight bout between Dan Miller and Demian Maia will take place on February 6th at UFC 110 in Las Vegas. Maia is coming off of a loss at the hands of Nate Maquardt at UFC … Continue reading

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