Tag Archives: Kenny Florian

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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The Featherweight Invasion 2011

When Zuffa announced that the WEC would fold into the UFC it was great news for featherweight and bantamweight fighters everywhere.  It assured them more exposure, bigger pay days and better sponsors.  What many people did not count on was … 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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My UFN 21: Gomi vs. Florian Predictions

Takanori Gomi vs. Kenny Florian I am excited for this fight.  Gomi, the former PRIDE champion finally comes to the UFC.  It would bode well for the UFC if Gomi would do well.  It would make more possible a live … 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 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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UFC Fight 21 Now Official

UFC Fight Night 21 will take place Marsh 31st in Charlotte, NC.  The event will feature the debut of former PRIDE champion Takanori Gomi against Kenny Florian and TUF 10 winner Roy Nelson against Stefan Struve.  Also, the event will … Continue reading

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Takanori Gomi Insists He Will KO Florian

Takanori Gomi promises he will KO Florian to Kampiro: I’m preparing well and I will not have problems adapting to the octagon. Mr. Florian is a fighter with good skills, one of the best of its kind in the UFC. … 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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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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