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The State of the UFC Featherweight Division

I am very optimistic about the UFC’s featherweight vision.  In fact, I think it may be the most exciting division.  The division puts on great fights and is being infused with great talent. The Champion: Jose Aldo Top Contenders: 1. … Continue reading

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WEC Lightweights vs. UFC Lightweights

Many people have said that the WEC lightweights could not compete against the UFC lightweights. Many people have wanted to see the top WEC lightweights compete against the UFC’s lightweights. We often wonder how will Anthony Pettis, Ben Henderson and … 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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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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MMA Planet Lightweight Rankings

MMA Planet Lightweight Rankings Lightweight 1. B.J. Penn 2. Shinya Aoki 3. Kenny Florian 4. Diego Sanchez 5. Eddie Alvarez 6. Gray Maynard 7. Josh Thomson 8. Gilbert Melendez 9. Tatsuya Kawajiri 10. Gesias Calvancante 11. Frank Edgar 12. Joachim … 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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Ultimate Fighter Alumni Rankings

If I counted correctly there are currently 52 TUF veterans in the UFC, I have listed who I believe are the most successful guys since their stints on the Ultimate Fighter in order.  This shows that the reality show has been … 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 Lightweight Rankings

UFC Lighteight Rankings Rank Name Next Fight 1 B.J. Penn Diego Sanchez (UFC 107 – Dece. 12) 2 Diego Sanchez B.J. Penn (UFC 107 – Dec. 12) 3 Gray Maynard Roger Huerta (UFN – Sept. 16) 4 Kenny Florian Clay … Continue reading

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Looking Back At TUF 9 Finale

Satuday the UFC held the ninth finale for the Ultimate Fighter.  The live event was headlined by a lightweight bout between Diego Sancehz and Clay Guida.  Also, the show featured two finals bouts from the Ultimate Fighter 9: United States … Continue reading

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