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The Conor McGregor Chronicles, Part 3: The Sky is the Limit for 'The Notorious'

Conor McGregor is already a star and one of the most recognizable and prominent fighters on the UFC roster.

On the mic, he’s Chael Sonnen without having borrowed his material from former professional wrestlers and in the cage, he’s been a blur of creativity and power; a fighter with the bravado to call his shots and the skills to back up his words, at least thus far. 1,276 more words

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GTKO 15- GTKO 2015 MMA Awards

Having only got into MMA halfway through the year I could not give many awards fairly as I do not have a full knowledge of 2014‘s fights. 557 more words

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UFC 182: Jones Retains, Drop to MW Possible?

All of that anticipation…

And all of that hype…

And all of that build-up…

…aaaand STILL!

Months and months of a build up worthy of a pro wrestling main event were capped off by a five round battle in which the champion retained his gold, and the challenger suffered his first defeat.   1,278 more words

UFC 182: The Unknown Limits of Daniel Cormier's Greatness

Anyone that says they know the limits of how good Daniel Cormier is as a mixed martial arts fighter is kidding themselves.

Right now, just a handful of days before the former Olympian and captain of the team at American Kickboxing Academy steps into the Octagon to challenge Jon Jones for the UFC light heavyweight title, no one can say for sure where Cormier’s ceiling rests because we haven’t yet seen  him pushed to his limits. 1,069 more words

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December 28th in Mixed Martial-Arts

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Las Vegas, Nevada (MGM Grand Garden Arena)–The Ultimate Fighting Championship held their annual New Year’s supercard headlined by Chris Weidman successfully retaining the UFC Middleweight title against Anderson Silva. 90 more words

UFC – Fights Of 2015 – #2 Anderson Silva v Nick Diaz

Anderson Silva v Nick Diaz – UFC 183 – Saturday 31st January 2015

At #2 in my countdown of the fights to look forward to early next year, attentions turn to UFC 183 and the long-awaited return of mixed martial arts legend ‘The Spider’ Anderson Silva… 413 more words

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UFC - Fights Of 2015 - #3 Chris Weidman v Vitor Belfort

Chris Weidman v Vitor Belfort – UFC 184 – 28th February 2015

Coming in at #3 of my countdown of the UFC fights for early 2015, I’ve gone for the middleweight title fight at UFC 184 at the Staples Center, Los Angeles, where unbeaten champion Chris Weidman is scheduled to finally get his hands on ‘The Phenom’ Vitor Belfort. 312 more words

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