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Carlos Condit Scores TKO over Thiago Alves

Carlos “The Natural Born Killer” Condit scores a TKO finish over Thiago “Pitbull” Alves.  The doctor stopped the fight after the Pitbull suffered a broken nose as a result of strikes.

Thiago Alves Lightweight Debut Rumored vs. Al Iaquinta?

It was not to long ago that Thiago Alves announced that he will be moving down to 155 for his next bout. And what better way to make your lightweight debut than against… 165 more words

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Former welterweight title challenger Thiago Alves says next fight will be at lightweight

Once scolded for his inability to consistently drop down to the welterweight limit, Thiago Alves is apparently going down even further to lightweight.

According to Alves (21-10 MMA, 14-6 UFC), who challenged former 170-pound champion Georges St-Pierre for the title at UFC 100 in July 2009, his next fight will take place at 155 pounds. 254 more words


RFA 35's Thiago Alves hopes to distinguish himself from that other Thiago Alves

Thiago Alves Cavalcante Rodrigues has been mistaken for former UFC title challenger Thiago Alves but at RFA 35, he wants to make people know he’s his own fighter. 496 more words


Picking a Fight: Benson Henderson not looking for handouts on latest title run

Benson Henderson isn’t wasting anymore time.

At 32, the clock is ticking differently for the former UFC lightweight champion who recently made the move up to welterweight in pursuit of his second run at divisional supremacy inside the Octagon. 567 more words

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Did You Get A Kick Out of UFC 193?

Hello World,

Oh dear, were my predictions wrong… Not only did I pull a dismal 2 out of 5, but I was also wrong… 972 more words

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Benson Henderson vs. Jorge Masvidal possible as new UFC Fight Night 79 headliner

It appears Jorge Masvidal may get the opportunity to headline his first UFC event.

Following a rib injury suffered by Thiago Alves (21-10 MMA, 13-7 UFC), former lightweight champion Benson Henderson (22-5 MMA, 10-3 UFC) is… 338 more words