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The State of the UFC Lightweight Division

The UFC lightweight division is officially a mess. The champion Frankie Edgar was scheduled to face top contender Gray Maynard at UFC 130 on May 28th, but injuries to both guys have forced that fight to be postponed. Depending on … Continue reading

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MMA Planet’s Lightweight Rankings (January 2011)

Lightweight 1. Frank Edgar 2. Gray Maynard 3. B.J. Penn 4. Gilbert Melendez 5. Kenny Florian 6. Eddie Alvarez 7. Shinya Aoki 8. Evan Dunham 9. George Sotiropolous 10. Jim Miller 11. Anthony Pettis 12. Clay Guida 13. Sean Sherk … Continue reading

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10 Fights to Watch in the UFC in 2011

We can never know how a year will unfold.  There are many outcomes which we could see take place, however the first half of 2011 is not too far down the road and we can start to see what fights … Continue reading

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Frankie Edgar vs. Gray Maynard at UFC 125

A lightweight title fight between champion Frankie Edgar and contender Gray Maynard is set to go down at UFC 125 according to various sources. UFC 125 is expected to take place on January 1st in Las Vegas. Edgar won the … 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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Breaking Down the UFC Lightweight Division

Champion: B.J. Penn Number One Contender: Frank Edgar Other Contenders:  By resume the next contender is Gray Maynard, but his problem is he cannot finish fights.  He will either take another fight or wait on a title shot.  He will … Continue reading

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Check Out The Pics From UFC 112 Press Conf. in Abu Dahbi

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Frank Edgar and Renzo Gracie In Abu Dahbi

Renzo Gracie and Franie Edgar land in Abu Dahbi to do some PR for UFC 112.  Renzo Gracie is expected to take on Matt Hughes while Edgar is set to take on B.J. Penn at the event.  No word on … Continue reading

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Fight Announcements Galore

UFC Fight Night On Verse: Vera vs. Jones Anthony Johnson vs. John Howard (Official) Vladimir Matyushenko vs. Eliot Marshall (Official) Clay Guida vs. Sean Sherk (Rumored) Spencer Fisher vs. Duane Ludwig (Rumored) Brendan Schaub vs. Chase Gormley (Rumored) UFC 111 … Continue reading

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