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WSOF 11 Primer: The Fall and Rise of Pablo “The Hurricane” Alfonso

He was this close to calling it quits.  Almost exactly three years ago, Miami-born fighter Pablo “The Hurricane” Alfonso had just lost his third straight fight for the first time in his career.  He was in a career-low slu...
 
 
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WSOF 11: Gaethje vs. Newell – A Complete Rundown of the Entire Main Card

WSOF 11: Gaethje vs. Newell July 5, 2014 | Ocean Center, Daytona Beach, FL NBC Main Card: 4 p.m./1 p.m. ET|PT WSOF.com Prelims: 2 p.m./11:00 a.m. ET|PT Merely two weeks after putting on an event featuring three title fights (th...
 
 
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The Perils of a Unified Talent Pool, Part 5

Former WEC Fighter v. TUF Runner-Up – Renan Barao v. TJ Dillashaw, UFC 173.  While the Ultimate Fighter is hardly cranking out contender-level talent at the rate it did during its heyday, Zuffa’s reality show is s...
 

 
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UFC Re-Signs Gilbert Melendez (Or, The Perils Of A Unified Talent Pool, Part 4)

As notorious as the Friday night news dump (routinely utilized by corporations and governmental departments seeking to bury bad news beneath the collective apathy towards information that accompanies the arrival of the American...
 
 
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Ricardo Lamas on UFC champ Jose Aldo: “The Invincible Man Only Exists in Movies”

Ricardo Lamas can certainly count among his virtues the asset of patience. Amidst the UFC’s broadening roster of possible sub-155 pound stars – many whom joined the premier organization in early 2011 as part of their introd...
 
 
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The Perils of a Unified Talent Pool, Part 2

(An ongoing series to be continued as events dictate.) Well, that didn’t take long. A mere eight days after creating this trope in a somewhat half-assed effort to ensure future material during the inevitable doldrums of t...