All posts by Jeff Cain

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2013 Fight of the Year: Jon Jones vs. Alexa...

Jan 08, 2014Comments off3290 Views

Following UFC Fight Night 32 on Nov. 9, UFC president Dana White stated that 2013 was the best year for fights in the company’s 20-year

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2013 Submission of the Year: Rose Namajunas...

Jan 07, 2014Comments off2950 Views

Some submissions are common, others rare and some down right spectacular. 2013 had its share of all three, but what submission earned Submission of

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2013 Knockout of the Year: Chris Weidman’...

Jan 06, 2014Comments off3343 Views

There were many knockouts in 2013, but which one stands out above the rest to be named 2013 Knockout of the Year?

Demetrious Johnson

2013 Fighter of the Year: Demetrious Johnso...

Jan 05, 2014Comments off1574 Views

During the course of 33 UFC events, a few fighters stood out amongst the rest, but whose accomplishments warranted the accolade of Fighter of the

Anderson Silva

Surgeon Details Anderson Silva’s Surgery,...

Dec 30, 2013Comments off2109 Views

Dr. Steven Sanders, who performed the surgery on former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva’s broken leg, detailed the procedure and recovery process during a media

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Anderson Silva Heads from Arena to Hospital...

Dec 29, 2013Comments off853 Views

Anderson Silva left the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday headed straight to surgery for his broken left leg suffered in the UFC 168 main

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UFC 168 Sold Out for Second Biggest United ...

Dec 26, 2013Comments off903 Views

UFC 168: Weidman vs. Silva 2 is sold out with the second largest gate in UFC U.S. history.

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Dana White Says Vitor Belfort is Next In Li...

Dec 26, 2013Comments off945 Views

UFC president Dana White says Vitor Belfort is next in line to fight for the middleweight title, and will likely face the winner of Chris

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Anderson Silva: “The Last Fight is in the...

Dec 25, 2013Comments off1065 Views

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva says the loss to Chris Weidman at UFC 162 is in the past, and the UFC 168 rematch is

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Miesha Tate Sees Holes in Ronda Rousey̵...

Dec 24, 2013Comments off2132 Views

UFC women's bantamweight contender Miesha Tate sees holes in champion Ronda Rousey's game and plans to exploit them at UFC 168 on Dec. 28.

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Ronda Rousey Continues to Make History as F...

Dec 22, 2013Comments off1459 Views

UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey became the first female fighter to make the UFC's pound-for-pound rankings earlier this week.

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Will Anderson Silva Join Chael Sonnen’...

Dec 19, 2013Comments off980 Views

Will former UFC middleweight champion Anderson “The Spider” Silva join Chael Sonnen’s The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 3 coaching staff?

Dana White

UFC President Dana White Confident That Geo...

Dec 16, 2013Comments off898 Views

Whether or not Georges St-Pierre will return to the UFC at a later date is still undetermined, but UFC president Dana White is confident that

Demetrious Johnson

Every Fight is Just Another Fight to UFC Fl...

Dec 14, 2013Comments off1379 Views

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson puts his title on the line for the third time in the UFC on Fox 9 main event on Dec.

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Michael McDonald Not Star Struck by Urijah ...

Dec 12, 2013Comments off956 Views

UFC bantamweight contender Michael McDonald faces former featherweight titleholder Urijah Faber on Dec. 14 and plans to do what he does against the veteran.

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Matt Brown Likely to Avoid Surgery, Carlos ...

Dec 11, 2013Comments off1107 Views

UFC welterweight Matt Brown won't likely require surgery for back injury and bout with Carlos Condit could be rescheduled for UFC 170.

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Barb Honchak Retains Flyweight Title At Inv...

Dec 08, 2013Comments off2277 Views

Invicta FC flyweight champion Barb Honchak retained her title at Invicta FC 7 on Saturday, defeating Leslie Smith by unanimous decision.

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Lauren Murphy Wins Inaugural Invicta FC Ban...

Dec 07, 2013Comments off2371 Views

Lauren Murphy defeated Miriam Nakamoto at Invicta FC 7 in Kansas City, Missouri on Saturday to become the first Invicta FC bantamweight champion.

Anthony Pettis

Anthony Pettis Expected to be Sidelined Six...

Dec 04, 2013Comments off1194 Views

UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis is expected to be out six to eight months following his scheduled Dec. 12 knee surgery and hopes to fight

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All of The Ultimate Fighter 18 Season Bonus...

Dec 01, 2013Comments off1061 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship revealed The Ultimate Fighter: Team Rousey vs. Team Tate $25,000 season bonuses on Saturday following the season’s finale at the Mandalay

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David Grant Out to Prove He Rightfully Belo...

Nov 30, 2013Comments off978 Views

Team Rousey's David Grant is out to prove that he rightfully belongs in The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finals by defeating Chris Holdsworth to win the

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TUF 18 Finale: Chris Holdsworth, “I J...

Nov 29, 2013Comments off718 Views

Chris Holdsworth is approaching his fight with David Grant in The Ultimate Fighter 18 finals as just another fight, but believes it's his time.

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Julianna Pena on Ronda Rousey: “She Didn...

Nov 28, 2013Comments off1934 Views

The Ultimate Fighter 18 finalist Julianna Pena believes women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey was portrayed exactly the way she is during the reality show.

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The Ultimate Fighter 18 Week 13 Notes: Hist...

Nov 28, 2013Comments off1452 Views

Raquel Pennington and Jessica Rakoczy fought to decide who would meet Julianna Pena in The Ultimate Fighter 18 finals.

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All Female TUF 18 Participants to Fight on ...

Nov 25, 2013Comments off945 Views

Six of the eight The Ultimate Fighter 18 female participants will fight on The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale on Nov. 6 at the Mandalay Bay

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Team Rousey Teammates Jessamyn Duke and Peg...

Nov 25, 2013Comments off984 Views

Team Rousey teammates Jessamyn Duke and Peggy Morgan will face off at The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale on Nov. 30 at the Mandalay Bay Events

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Manager Says UFC 167 Could Have Been George...

Nov 21, 2013Comments off3234 Views

Georges St-Pierre’s manager, Rodolphe Beaulieu, says it's "possible" the fight with Johny Hendricks was St-Pierre's last and a rematch is not set in stone.

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Jon Jones Taking Rest of 2013 Off, Expects ...

Nov 21, 2013Comments off833 Views

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is taking the rest of 2013 off and expects to return to the gym in January to prepare for

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The Ultimate Fighter 18 Week 12 Notes: Anot...

Nov 20, 2013Comments off2036 Views

Another fighter misses weight and exists the show and the coaches challenge took place on this week's episode of The Ultimate Fighter 18.

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UFC President Dana White: “Vitor Belfort ...

Nov 16, 2013Comments off1314 Views

UFC president Dana White says Vitor Belfort has not bee abusing testosterone replacement therapy.