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UFC Fight Night 47: Ryan Bader vs. Ovince St. Preux Preview

Bangor, Maine, sounds like it a stop the UFC would have made fifteen years ago when the sport was on the run from John McCain and “maverick” was a fitting nickname instead of an ironic potshot at a kooky old man. UFC Presid...
 
 
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What UFC Fighters Can Learn From Nick Diaz’s Return

Nick Diaz returned to the UFC last week, signing a three-fight extension with the promotion. UFC President Dana White then tweeted that he had no update on matching up Diaz with Anderson Silva, though Diaz had said he would onl...
 
 
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UFC Fight Night 46: Conor McGregor vs. Diego Brandao Preview

We’re heading into the final stretch of a great run of UFC events spanning the entirety of the UFC programming platforms. Saturday’s event airs live on Fight Pass from Dublin, Ireland, with local boy wunderkind Cono...
 

 
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UFC 173: Renan Barao vs. TJ Dillashaw Review

UFC 173 saw all-time pound-for-pound legend Renan Barao drop his bantamweight title following a five-round beatdown from TJ Dillashaw. Daniel Cormier made Dan Henderson look like the old man he is on his march for Jon Jones. An...
 
 
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UFC 173: Who’s Getting Paid?

UFC 173 is almost here, and interestingly enough, one of the most overlooked stories going into it is fighter pay. Given that UFC 173 will be held at the MGM Grand Garden in Las Vegas, the UFC will have to disclose a salary for...
 
 
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UFC 173: Renan Barao vs. TJ Dillashaw Preview

The changes to Saturday night’s lineup read like the Book of Chronicles. Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort beget Chris Weidman vs. Lyoto Machida which beget Renan Barao vs. Raphael Assuncao which beget Renan Barao vs. TJ Di...
 

 
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An Ode to TRT, MMA’s Departed Helping Hand

I don’t agree with Mike Fagan. While both a useful template for beginning articles (and a guiding principle of Untethered MMA), this simple phrase also accurately describes my opinion on Fagan’s love of all things p...
 
 
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The Tragedy of Hendo vs. Rua
The Tragedy of Hendo vs. Rua

UFC Fight Night 38: The Tragedy of Henderson vs. Shogun 2

If Dan Henderson vs. Mauricio Rua is one of the greatest UFC fights in history, Hendo vs. Shogun 2 has to be one of the most tragic scenes in MMA to date. First, let’s spin the dial back to UFC 139. On that night, hardcor...
 
 
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UFC Fight Night 38 Review

As Jon Anik interviewed Dan Henderson in the cage, the UFC rolled the highlight of his finish against Mauricio “Shogun” Rua again, and my girlfriend said, “I love the part where he tries to get up and falls down,” to wh...
 

 
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UFC Fight Night 38 Preview

About 90 seconds into the third round of their first fight, Dan Henderson lands a right hook that crumples Mauricio “Shogun” Rua. Shogun hits the mat like a sack of potatoes or a broken Jenga tower or Bloodstain Lane hittin...