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MMA Planet’s Welterweight Rankings (January 2011)

Welterweight 1. Georges St. Pierre 2. Jake Shields 3. Jon Fitch 4. Josh Koscheck 5. Thiago Alves 6. B.J. Penn 7. Nick Diaz 8. Carlos Condit 9. Matt Hughes 10. Diego Sanchez 11. Chris Lytle 12. Dan Hardy 13. Jay … Continue reading

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Potential Breakout Stars in 2011

Every year some fighters go from relative unknown to star and even contender.  2011 will be no different.  The problem is that sometimes these “breakout stars” come from no where.  Sometimes they simply make the most of an opportunity.  For … Continue reading

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12 March Fights To Watch

12. Ben Saunders vs. Jake Ellenberger at UFC 111 on March 27 The fight that will get ignored on a stacked card.  This fight will be a thriller….mark my words.  Both guys have looked great lately.  I think whoever wins … Continue reading

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Breaking Down the UFC Welterweight Division

Champion: Georges St. Pierre Number One Contender: Dan Hardy.  He is the number one contender not because he is the best opponent for St. Pierre, but because he is getting the next title shot.  I’ll give Hardy credit he has … Continue reading

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Jake Ellenberger In; Martin Kampmann Out

It was announced last night that welterweight contender Martin “The Hitman” Kampmann has been forced off of the UFC 111 card and his bout with Ben Saunders due to a cut he received above his right eye. Kampmann should be … Continue reading

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UFC Fight Night 19 Fan Poll: Main Card

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UFC Welterweight Rankings

UFC Welterweight Rankings Rank Name Next Fight 1 Georges St. Pierre Unknown 2 Jon Fitch Ricardo Almeida (UFC 106 – Nov. 21) 3 Mike Swick Unknown 4 Thiago Alves Paulo Thiago (UFC 107 – Dec. 12) 5 Martin Kampmann Paul … Continue reading

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The Best MMA Families

The number one is obvious. The king of MMA families is the Gracie family. They were the MMA pioneers. They have developed jiu jitsu. They have countless names out there. So, we will concede far and away the number one … Continue reading

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