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UFC 208 results: Ryan LaFlare dominates early, cruises to decision over Roan Carneiro

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – Ryan LaFlare used constant pressure and a stiff left hand to outwork and outpoint Roan Carneiro in a fight that got suddenly competitive in the final minute. 406 more words

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UFC 208's Roan Carneiro wants to go on welterweight run, says Ryan LaFlare not infallible

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – Ryan LaFlare may only have one loss in his pro MMA career, but Roan Carneiro thinks people need to look beyond the numbers. 441 more words

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Holly Holm and Germaine de Randamie fight for inaugural featherweight title at UFC 208

The UFC will crown its first female featherweight champion at UFC 208 – and Cristiane Justino won’t be vying for the title.

The inaugural 145-pound belt will go to either former champion Holly Holm (10-2 MMA, 3-2 UFC) or Germaine de Randamie (7-3 MMA, 3-1 UFC), who will kick off a new female weight class for the UFC, which currently boasts 115-pound strawweight and 135-pound bantamweight divisions. 441 more words

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Video: Watch UFC Fight Night 101's Derek Brunson smash Roan Carneiro as part of run of first-round knockouts

Derek Brunson has been on an absolute tear. With five straight wins, and seven of eight in the UFC, he’s on the verge of title contention. 191 more words

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UFC Fight Night 94 results: Roan Carneiro tops Kenny Robertson by split decision

HIDALGO, Texas – Roan Carneiro didn’t exactly go guns a-blazing against Kenny Robertson, but he did do just enough to eek out a victory.

After a conservative effort from the Brazilian, Carneiro (21-10 MMA, 4-4 UFC) edged out Roberson (15-5 MMA, 4-5 UFC) for a split-decision victory with scores of 28-29, 30-27, and 29-28. 369 more words

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UFC Fight Night 94's Roan Carneiro motivated by Kenny Robertson's past Brazilian dominance

So far, all Brazilian fighters who’ve faced UFC welterweight Kenny Robertson have met the same fate: simply put, they lost.

But there’s someone who’s looking to change that. 537 more words

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