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Swinging Johnson - Does Anderson Silva's demeanor in defeat reflect relief rather than disappointment? How about GSP's "retirement" in his prime or Bantamweight champ Dominick Cruz's extended inactivity? Does the UFC have a post traumatic stress disorder problem?
 
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Swinging Johnson - Chris Weidman now has two victories over the legendary Anderson Silva but people are still not convinced meanwhile Silva's future remains in doubt. What's does 2014 hold for these two fighters and our UFC picks.
 
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Brian Mendez - Cung Le needed just one well-placed right hand on Saturday to pull off the biggest upset of the night, dispathcing former UFC champion Rich Franklin in Round 1. Let’s run down how MMA bettors were able to profit from the UFC’s first fight Card in China.
 
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Brian Mendez - The UFC lightweight championship ended in another controversial split decision in favor of reigning champion Ben Henderson. Henderson now prepares for Nate Diaz as Frankie Edgar finally considers a drop down to featherweight.
 
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Brian Mendez - The UFC has planned their first event in China, with Rich Franklin and Cung Le expected to headline a card in November. Which middleweight will be able to maintain his dwindling relevance as the two fighters approach the final stage of their storied careers?
 
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Brian Mendez - Anderson Silva anxiously awaits his next challenger after disposing of former number one contender Chael Sonnen. Is Michael Bisping being primed for the next title shot, or will Hector Lombard be fast tracked to the top with a victory over Tim Boetsch at UFC 149.
 
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Brian Mendez - All week Heavyweight Champion Junior dos Santos had been actively vociferous that he would knock Frank Mir out in the second round. Find out why and how that prediction came to fruition, and who’s next for the champ.
 
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UFC 140 Results Recap

12/11/2011 12:50 PM
Craig Tattan -

The Air Canada Centre in Toronto rocked last night as the UFC delivered mischief and mayhem in front of a packed house of frenzied Canadians.

 
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UFC 139 results and recap

11/20/2011 10:12 AM
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Let’s take a look at what went down in San Jose on Saturday night.

 
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Craig Tattan -

Which grudges need to be settled in the UFC?  Are they rematches or are they fights that just need to be made.  Let’s take a look at a few of ours.

 
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Craig Tattan -

While Anderson Silva has ruled the UFC middleweight division with an iron fist for almost 5 years, other champions are merely warming the throne for a new king. 

 
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Craig Tattan - In Part 2 we will analyze a recent fight and incorporate all the other components of selecting the right fighter to fatten your bankroll. Using past and future examples, learn to read what a fighters record won't tell you, and how it can make you rich.
 
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Strikeforce continues to promote their female fighters but the UFC’s Dana White questions the talent available in the women’s ranks. Here’s what we think.

 
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The middleweight division has been ruled with an iron fist for almost 5 years which is an eternity in mixed martial arts.  Let’s look at the obvious number one and who may be nipping at his heels.

 
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Craig Tattan - If you’re a fan of MMA then all you need is a cold drink and a big screen to enjoy the event. But why not make a few bucks while enjoying your hobby?  Here’s how the pros do it.
 
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What happens to the talented bantamweight division after the historic Faber/Cruz battle from UFC 132?  Let’s look into our crystal ball and find out.

 
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The results are in for UFC 132 as we take a look at what the future may hold for the winners and losers.

 
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Craig Tattan -

At 205 pounds, these fighters have the speed coupled with raw power to comprise, what many feel, is the most entertaining division in MMA. With most of our Top 5 fighting in UFC 133 and 134, what results should we expect?

 
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Craig Tattan -

One of the most widely anticipated fights of 2011 will take place on September 24th.

 
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The Bantamweight division is awash in talent and the UFC, with their recent acquisition of the WEC, has a monopoly on it. Let’s look at the Top 5 Bantamweights in the world, two of which will fight for the championship in UFC 132.

 
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Craig Tattan - Some things in life are worth the pain, and after looking at our picks for the Top 5 UFC Wives, you might be ready to put in a mouthpiece and step in the ring.
 
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Matt Vernazza - Carlos "The Natural Born Killer" Condit and Dong "Stun Gun" Hyun Kim will battle for a shot at St. Pierre's Welterweight title, while Dennis Siver and Matt Wiman add to the nights entertainment in a lightweight bout.
 
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Craig Tattan - No titles were on the line at UFC 131 but a few fighters have positioned themselves as legitimate contenders.  As for us, we went 9-3 and had another moneymaking UFC night.
 
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Matt Vernazza - The Ultimate Fighter Season Finale takes place tonight, but Ferguson and Mijem wont be the only event worth watching. Anthony Pettis will meet Clay Guida will be the fight of the night. Who will walk away with the wins tonight?
 
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UFC 131 invades Vancouver with the heavyweights! Joe Einemo and Dave Herman are sure to put on a show as these two big boys dish it out. Also set to fight are middleweights Demian Maia and Mark Munoz.

 
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Matt Vernazza - As the UFC continues to grow in popularity, president Dana White is trying his best to keep fans on their feet. However, as the number of cancellations and replacements are on the rise, is White spreading himself and the fighters too thin?
 
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Though the UFC Lightweight title fight at 130 has been scrapped due to injuries there are still other fights worth tuning in for and here we look at two of them. With Grove vs. Boetsch and McDonald vs. Cariaso

 
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Craig Tattan -

The main event for UFC 130 is a no-go as both the champion and the challenger suffered injuries in training camp, meaning Rampage Jackson and Mark Hamill just got bumped.

 
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Jake Ellenberger is a late substitution for the injured Brian Foster and takes on Sean Pierson at UFC 129. Foster was denied medical clearance to fight Pierson and Ellenberger was more than happy to get a tap on the shoulder from White.  

 
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Top 5 MMA Submissions

04/26/2011 12:00 AM
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SBR honors those masters of the mat with the top 5 submissions.

 
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Top 5 Greatest MMA KO’s

04/05/2011 12:00 AM
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We found 5 KO’s that made us wince so badly we had to play them over and over again!  

 
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Top 5 UFC Welterweights

03/29/2011 12:00 AM
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Who doesn’t like lists?  Not the annoying “to do” lists, I’m talking top 10 lists of, well just about anything.  

 
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Craig Tattan - The news that the UFC continued its global domination over the world of mixed martial arts through yet another acquisition, greeted me like a cold beer on a hot summer day.
 
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Odds Shark -

By all accounts, rising star Phil Davis is going to be a contender in the UFC’s light heavyweight division. 

 
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Craig Tattan - An overview of the results for UFC 128 where we picked 11 of 12 winners.
 
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Craig Tattan - Vegas is once again the place where the UFC’s most popular original series takes place and 14 welterweights will be vying for a six figure contract in MMA’s premier organization.
 
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UFC Live on Thursday Night features eleven fights on the card.

 
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With UFC 127 behind us we can forget the bore draw that was Penn and Fitch and look forward to UFC 128 which promises some serious action.

 
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Craig Tattan -

The Aussie Posse got their MMA thirst quenched with plenty of action and a notable performance by hometown favorite Kyle Noke as he submitted Californian Chris Carmozzi within 95 seconds of the first round.  

 
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Brian Mendez -

Strikeforce’s Heavyweight Grand Prix finally arrives this Saturday. Tune in to find out if Fedor Emelianenko can redeem himself after suffering his first official defeat or if “Big Foot” Silva’s size and youth deserve more credit.

 
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The Garden State hosts UFC 128 and the site of the most widely anticipated coronation of the yet to be crowned king, Jon “Bones” Jones. 

 
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UFC 126 Preview

02/04/2011 12:00 AM
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UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva faces arguably his toughest title defense yet when he squares off against Vitor Belfort at UFC 126 on Saturday night at the Mandalay Bay Events Center.

 
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Craig Tattan -

Whilst the main event of UFC 126 is obviously marquee, two fights on the card stand out! Jones and Bader up and coming, Franklin and Griffin already established. 

 
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Craig Tattan -

Finally, a UFC card we can all get excited about.  There won’t be just one big fight or a smattering of unknowns, No boys, this should be a dandy!  

 
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UFC 125 – The Aftermath

01/04/2011 12:00 AM
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UFC 125 managed to silence it’s detractors with one of the greatest lightweight title fights. Find out how our UFC 125 predictions played out.

 
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Brian Mendez -

The UFC looks to kick the year off by showcasing some of their elite talent in the lightweight division. Follow along as we introduce the key match-ups on the card.

 
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Betting on UFC

12/08/2010 12:00 AM
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With the UFC slowly out-growing its infancy, sportsbooks have been forced to sharpen up against previously exploitable betting angles. Follow along as we dissect the key elements in successfully handicapping MMA’s modern day landscape.

 
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Brian Mendez -

UFC 121 travels to the Honda Center in Anaheim, California in hopes of crowning the true UFC Heavyweight champion. 

 
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Bet on UFC 118: Penn V Edgar

08/26/2010 12:00 AM
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UFC 118 hits Boston for the very first time and Bean Town better be ready to rumble as Penn is out for revenge following the UFC 112 match when he lost his Lightweight Belt to Frankie Edgar.

 
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Brian Mendez -

A recent resurgence in the “MMA vs. Boxing” debate will come to a clash this Saturday as Randy Couture takes on Boxing champ, James Toney. The card will also feature the rematch to Penn and Edgar round 1.