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Fight Path: College wrestling standout Jamal Parks persevered to shot at Battlegrounds

When Jamal Parks was a high school freshman, he had far-off goals, some of them sprouting from his new sport of wrestling.

His more immediate goal was getting his own bed. 1,422 more words


UFC 178: Johnson rolls, McGregor arrives and more

By Brad Popkin

Demetrious Johnson put an exclamation point, on what was a superb night of fights, in the main event of UFC 178 at the MGM Grand. 1,456 more words


UFC 178 Results: Demetrious Johnson Defends Flyweight Title, Cerrone - Alvarez, Conor McGregor


* Manvel Gamburyan defeated Cody Gibson via submission (guillotine choke) at 4:56 of round 2

* Kevin Lee defeated Jon Tuck via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-26) 1,328 more words


Whatever buy rate UFC 178 does, will tell us much about UFC's PPV marketing

UFC 178 took place Saturday night from the MGM Grand. It was a fantastic show, with either great, or at least interesting, fights top-to-bottom on the pay per view broadcast and some great moments on the pre-show. 1,273 more words


Twitter reacts to Demetrious Johnson’s submission of Chris Cariaso at UFC 178

In Saturday’s UFC 178 main event, Demetrious Johnson successfully defended the UFC flyweight title for the fifth time with a second-round submission of Chris Cariaso. 1,174 more words


Sometimes, like at UFC 178, great-looking events turn out to be great events

Saturday’s flyweight title fight at UFC 178 might have been the main event, but you can’t call it the main attraction. Not on this fight card. 702 more words


UFC 178: Demetrious Johnson vs. Chris Cariaso fight video highlights

LAS VEGAS – Demetrious Johnson just keeps on rolling.

Johnson (21-2-1 MMA, 9-1-1 UFC), the UFC’s flyweight champion, put on what essentially was a perfect performance against Chris Cariaso (17-6 MMA, 6-5 UFC) to defend his belt for the fifth time on Saturday night in the UFC 178 main event. 125 more words