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Friday, October 21, 2011

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M1 Global - Fedor vs Monson Promo Video

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

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GSP pulled from 137 Card - Diaz vs Penn now main event


UFC President, Dana White, addressed the fans over Twitter:
I just land in NYC and what do I always say!? I have to deal with bad shit everyday!! GSP is out with an injury!!! It's GSP'S knee. We will sit Carlos to wait for GSP. It's looking so far like he could be ready in a couple months. Still early to tell tho
I was looking forward to this, (mainly because of how exciting Condit is), so I'm a little bummed. However, the UFC 137 card should be wicked anyways. Speculation is out if the Diaz vs Penn will be 5 rounds or not.

Sunday, October 16, 2011

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Kimbo Slice's 2nd professional boxing match

Kimbo Slice had a rough time with MMA, mainly his conditioning and ability to take leg kicks. It seems boxing will be his combat sport in the mean time, and he's started off strong with two KOs in his first two fights, hope this second guy has medical insurance cause he got face-planted KO'd. Not to say his opponents are top quality, but he's still fun to watch.

Here was his first fight:



And this is the most recent one (actual fight around :29 into the video):

Friday, October 14, 2011

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UFC moving back to 7PM PT/ 10PM EST start time


If you didn't know already, the UFC decided to test out a new start time - 9PM EST, and ran with it for 8 events. It seems the test is over because they have announced that it will resume back to it's old time, with the prelims starting at 9pm and the main card at 10pm.
Since I'm an east-coaster I'm kinda bummed out, I enjoyed the early start time because it meant more sleep for me on Sunday. I'm assuming the drop in times maybe dropped the ratings a little bit and frustrated the west coasters.

The 'new' time will resume for UFC 141, which will be on December 30th. So what do you guys think, for this new time or against it, or does it even bother you at all :P?

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

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UFC 136 Medical Suspensions

The list of medical suspensions lasting longer than the standard 10 days included:

Frankie Edgar:  Suspended until Nov. 23
Gray Maynard: Suspended until Dec. 8
Leonard Garcia: Suspended until Nov. 23
Eric Schafer: Suspended until Nov. 8
Mike Massenzio: Suspended until Nov. 23

Monday, October 10, 2011

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UFC 136 - Edgar vs Maynard - Results and GIFs

Prior to this fight, Edgar and Maynard have fought two separate times before. Maynard beating him the first time, both men getting a draw the 2nd time, and now, Frankie Edgar getting the decisive TKO victory the third. It was a great main event that showed heart and comeback.

Thursday, October 6, 2011

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TUF S14 E3 - Recap and GIFs

Back again bloggers, sorry for the lapse there I was a little busy this time around. As you know from my previous TUF post, Mayhem won the first fight giving his team the next fight match up. The match up would be Johnny Bedford versus Josh Ferguson. Ferguson brought out a sign that said "F you Bedford", which apparently incensed Johnny.


Sunday, October 2, 2011

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UFC 135 Medical Suspensions

Jon Jones – suspended 180 days or 45 days with physician’s clearance
Quinton Jackson – suspended 60 days, no contact 45 days
Matt Hughes – suspended 45 days, no contact 30 days
Mark Hunt – suspended 45 days, no contact 30 days
Ben Rothwell – suspended 60 days, no contact 45 days
Takanori Gomi – suspended 30 days
Aaron Riley – suspended 180 days, 90 days with physician’s clearance
Nick Ring – suspended 30 days
Eddie Yagin – suspended 30 days
Cole Escovedo – suspended 45 days, 30 days no contact
Ricardo Romero – suspended 60 days, 45 days no contact
James Te Huna – suspended 180 days for injuries or 30 day suspension with physician’s clearance

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UFC Live: Cruz vs Johnson - Results and GIFs


Another free card put on by the UFC, and it was a good one. If you can tell from the preliminary fighter results, there were some amazing finishes there, and I actually even enjoyed those better than the main card.