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Daniel Cormier Grinds His Way To A Win Over Anderson Silva, But Fans Were Left Very Unhappy

The impromptu light heavyweight bout between Daniel Cormier and Anderson Silva failed to live up to the fleeting hopes of the crowd in attendance at UFC 200. _____ The non-title match-up was necessitated by the forced withdrawal of Jon Jones courtesy of his failed USADA drug test. Former long-time middleweight champion Anderson Silva stepped up on just 48 hours notice for a three …

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Brock Lesnar’s Disclosed Pay For UFC 200 Dwarfs That Of Conor McGregor’s $1m For UFC 196

Brock Lesnar headlined the biggest pay-per-view in UFC 100, and that drawing power has seen him rewarded handsomely for his UFC 200 appearance. _____ The Beast’s impromptu return to the sport just last month saw a UFC 200 card that had lost MMA’s current top star Conor McGregor return to prominence. Brock Lesnar’s blockbuster heavyweight bout against knockout merchant Mark …

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Watch: ‘Super’ Sage Northcutt Rebounds From First Loss With Win At UFC 200

The chosen one of the UFC in Sage Northcutt is officially on the comeback path after a hard-fought win over Enrique Marin. _____ Northcutt’s ridiculous looks and fan-friendly demeanour (the polar opposite to that of the embattled Jon Jones) have seen him come with unhealthy levels of hype, but his loss to Bryan Barbarena saw the UFC’s youngest fighter heavily criticised for tapping …

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Watch: Gegard Mousasi Times Thiago Santos Perfectly To Score Spectacular 1st Round TKO At UFC 200

Well-travelled veteran Gegard Mousasi ended the four-fight winning-streak of Thiago ‘Marreta’ Santos in the second bout of the Fight Pass Prelims section of UFC 200, finishing the Brazilian inside the opening round. The former Strikeforce light-heavyweight champion, who currently campaigns at middleweight, dominated the brief encounter from beginning to end, hurting Santos multiple times during stand-up exchanges and controlling him …

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Twitter: The World Of MMA Looks Forward To UFC 200

It’s one of the biggest nights in the sport’s history, UFC 200 has the world of MMA licking it’s lips. Stars from across the globe had plenty to say on social media as we prepare for the big night. Brock, Cain, Edgar, DC, Anderson … some pretty iconic walkouts tonight. Exciting. — Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) July 9, 2016 Who can't …

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Donald Cerrone Is Picking A Major Upset At UFC 200 And Plans To Put His Money Where His Mouth Is

It’s a testament to just how good a fighter Anderson Silva was in his prime that MMA fans have so enthusiastically embraced him as Jon Jones’ replacement at UFC 200. Since ‘The Spider’ was slotted into the spot opposite UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier on Thursday, certain salient facts and statistics have scarcely been mentioned. At 41, Silva is well …

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Twitter Reacts To Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s Epic Rally And Win Over Claudia Gadelha

All three judges agreed that Joanna Jedrzejczyk dropped the first two rounds of her UFC women’s strawweight title defence against Claudia Gadelha on Friday night at The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale, but MMA’s pound-for-pound queen roared back in the third and subsequently put a beating on her bitter rival in the championship rounds. That spellbinding rally saw the Polish fighter …

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