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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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The Tragedy of Hendo vs. Rua
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...
 
 
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UFC Fight Night 33 Review

We jokingly called for five rounds. Heavyweight fighting typically goes something like this: someone gets knocked out or submitted in round one; otherwise, a full three rounds of desperation haymakers and cartoonish iron lung b...
 
 
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UFC Fight Night 33 Preview

It’s 2013, and Mark Hunt is headlining a UFC show against Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva. OK, so it’s a Fight Night. And, OK, it’s in Hunt’s home country of Australia. And – fucking – OK! Hunt’s a...
 

 
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A Short Collection of Dana White Throwing Fighters Under Buses

By Mike Fagan, November 21st, 2013 Dana White threw Georges St-Pierre under the bus following UFC 167. St-Pierre, fresh from taking a bunch of Johny Hendricks’ punches to the face, told Joe Rogan that he had personal issu...