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Gray ‘Bully’ Maynard Fighter Profile

by Hobson Lopes - on May 23rd 2013 - No Comments
UFC 125: Frankie Edgar vs Gray Maynard

When it comes to the most successful fighters to ever appear on “The Ultimate Fighter,” Gray “The Bully” Maynard is near the top of the list. He has won numerous fights against some of the best fighters in the world and has taken part in one of the most memorable and talked about lightweight title fights in the history...

Anthony ‘Showtime’ Pettis Fighter Profile

by Hobson Lopes - on May 23rd 2013 - No Comments
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When asked who the final lightweight champion of World Extreme Cagefighting was, many people often forget that it was Showtime Anthony Pettis. Pettis won the title at the final WEC event and has gone on to have a solid career in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Pettis never got the UFC lightweight title shot he was seeking when he entered...

Gilbert ‘El Nino’ Melendez Fighter Profile

by Hobson Lopes - on May 23rd 2013 - No Comments
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For years, many considered Gilbert Melendez to be the best lightweight fighter in the world. He was the Strikeforce lightweight champion and even when Zuffa, the parent company to the Ultimate Fighting Championship purchased that promotion, was left there to compete with other Strikeforce challengers instead of moving to the UFC. Throughout...

UFC Lightweight Champion Benson ‘Smooth’ Henderson Fighter Profile

by Hobson Lopes - on May 22nd 2013 - No Comments
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Ben Henderson has taken part in numerous close fights in his professional MMA career. In his final fight in World Extreme Cagefighting history, Benson Henderson lost his WEC lightweight title in the 2010 Fight of the Year. Henderson has great all around skills that have helped his career evolve and make him one of the top pound-for-pound fighters...