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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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The Problem With MMA Rankings

UFC president Dana White has been critical about MMA rankings. He had long asserted that Fedor Emelianenko should not be considered the world’s number one since he does nto consistently fight the best. He also has stated that he does … Continue reading

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10 Likely UFC Signings in 2011

By the time that 2010 is over Zuffa will have signed nearly 100 fighters throughout the course of the year. Some of those fighters were prospects who had been knocking on the door of the big time (Maldonado, Ferreira, and … 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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Strikeforce: Miami Salaries

These are the disclosed Salaries for Strikeforce: Miami.  Manhoef’s salary seems especially low.  Meanwhile, we know Walker got paid six figures, all of which went to charity. – Nick Diaz $100,000 (no win bonus) def. Marius Zaromskis $30,000 – Cris … Continue reading

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What’s Next For Jay Hieron?

Jay Hieron defeated Joe Riggs by unanimous decision Saturday at Strikeforce: Miami. Hieron, who is ranked #13 in the world by MMA Planet in the welterweight division, has many options. Those options exist for Jay because he is now officially … Continue reading

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Strikeforce: Miami Preview and Predictions

Nick Diaz vs. Marius Zaromskis This title fight is an exciting fight that is unlikely to go five rounds. Nick Diaz is known for his relentless pace and the countless number of strikes he throws during a fight. Diaz is … Continue reading

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MMA Planet Welterweight Rankings

MMA Planet Welterweight Rankings Welterweight 1. Georges St. Pierre 2. Jon Fitch 3. Jake Shields 4. Thiago Alves 5. Josh Koscheck 6. Carlos Condit 7. Matt Hughes 8. Martin Kampmann 9. Dan Hardy 10. Mike Swick 11. Nick Diaz 12. … Continue reading

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UFC’s Welterweight Wishlist

It is a struggle to come up with names for the welterweight wishlist.  Obviously, there are only 6 or 7 legit guys that the UFC could get in this division.  Signing 3 of these guys would almost force the others … Continue reading

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What To Watch For In August

August is a stacked month in the sport of mixed martial arts. Even with Affliction: Trilogy being cancelled at the eleventh hour there are plenty of good fights this month. UFC 101: Declaration – August 8 A fight that will … Continue reading

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