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MMA Planet’s Middleweight Rankings (January 2011)

Middleweight 1. Anderson Silva 2. Chael Sonnen 3. Vitor Belfort 4. Yushin Okami 5. Nate Marquardt 6. Dan Henderson 7. Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza 8. Demian Maia 9. Robbie Lawler 10. Wanderlei Silva 11. Alan Belcher 12. Michael Bisping 13. Jorge … Continue reading

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The Impact of Zuffa’s Asian Expansion

Zuffa is contiuing their global expansion by opening an office in China.  They have hired a lead man for the project in former NBA Asia executive Mark Fischer.  The UFC hopes to expand into the region.  They will hope for … 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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Breaking Down The UFC Middleweight Division

Champion: Anderson Silva Number One Contender: Vitor Belfort.  Many argue that Belfort has not earned the number one contender spot and they may be correct, but the fact is that Belfort poses a big threat to Silva.  Belfort’s hand speed … Continue reading

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MMA Planet Middleweight Rankings

MMA Planet Middleweight Rankings Middleweight 1. Anderson Silva 2. Nate Marquardt 3. Dan Henderson 4. Vitor Belfort 5. Jorge Santiago 6. Demian Maia 7. Robbie Lawler 8. Chael Sonnen 9. Yushin Okami 10. Kazuo Misaki 11. Yoshihiro Akiyama 12. Michael … 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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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 Middleweight Rankings

UFC Middleweight Rankings Rank Name Next Fight 1 Anderson Silva Unknown 2 Dan Henderson Unknown 3 Nathan Marquard Unknown 4 Vitor Belfort Rich Franklin (UFC 103 – Sept. 19) 5 Yushin Okami Chael Sonnen (UFC 104 – Oct. 24) 6 … Continue reading

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MMA Planet Pound For Pound Rankings

Pound For Pound Rankings – Top 50 Rank Name Affiliation Weight Class 1 Anderson Silva UFC 185 Lbs. 2 Georges St. Pierre UFC 170 Lbs. 3 Fedor Emelianenko Affliction Heavyweight 4 Miguel Torres WEC 135 Lbs. 5 Lyoto Machida UFC … Continue reading

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The Next UFC Middleweight Contender

It is no secret that Anderson Silva has pretty much cleaned out the UFC’s middleweight division. He has beaten the best the UFC has to offer. He holds wins over Chris Leben, Rich Franklin (twice), Dan Henderson, Travis Lutter, Nate … Continue reading

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