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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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UFC 117 Winners and Losers

Winners 1. Anderson Silva – He was so close to being on the losers list.  A last second submission puts him in the winners list.  Not only that, but Dana White is correct when he said that this fight was … Continue reading

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MMA Planet’s Welterweight Rankings

Georges St. Pierre still reigns as welterweight, but Josh Koscheck will get the next crack at him after his stint on coaching the Ultimate Fighter season 12. Jake Shields stays ranked high at weltweright because it is my anticipation that … Continue reading

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UFC 111: St. Pierre vs. Hardy Predictions

Georges St. Pierre vs. Dan Hardy I have said before that there a few guys that it is never smart to bet against and one of those guys is Georges St. Pierre.  I believe that Dan Hardy is a formidable … 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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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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Injuries Devastating the UFC

I don’t know if the UFC is putting on the best cards any more.  Frankly, I don’t know if they are even putting on the 2nd best cards right now.  The next few UFC events are mediocre at best.  Granted, … Continue reading

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Pellegrino and Alves Forced Off Respective Bouts

Kurt Pellegrino has been forced to withdraw from a lightweight bout with Frankie Edgar at the Ultimate Fighter 10 Finale on December 5th due to a back injury. Pellegrino will only be out about 3 weeks, but the injury has … 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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