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UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Sonnen Preview

by Hobson Lopes - on Aug 9th 2013 - No Comments

After two events in two weeks, the Ultimate Fighting Championship has a minor break in the schedule before their next event, UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Sonnen. Of course, by looking at the name, we can see that the main event of this card being held at the TD Garden in Boston will feature the former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio...

UFC 162 Betting Odds and Preview

by Hobson Lopes - on Jun 26th 2013 - No Comments

The annual Independence Day weekend event in the Ultimate Fighting Championship will be held on July 6 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. The event is headlined by the UFC middleweight title fight between Anderson “Spider” Silva and Chris “The All-American” Weidman. Also on the card are fights involving...

The Most Amazing Submissions in MMA History

by Hobson Lopes - on Jun 18th 2013 - No Comments

The sport of mixed martial arts has been around for decades, but it isn’t until the past eight years that it has grown into the phenomenon that it is today. When Forrest Griffin and Stephan Bonnar finished their 15 minutes war in 2005, they elevated the sport past its old reputation of being human cockfighting. They helped to build something...

Demian Maia Fighter Profile

by Hobson Lopes - on May 21st 2013 - No Comments

Demian Maia is undefeated in the UFC welterweight division. the welterweight division, one of the top fighters in the weight class is one a man who was one of the best in the middleweight division for years: Demian Maia. At 35, Maia is still one of the best fighters in the sport and one of the most dangerous practicing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. ...

UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson ‘Spider’ Silva Fighter Profile

by Hobson Lopes - on May 17th 2013 - No Comments
Anderso Silva

Anderson Silva is one of the greatest fights to ever compete in MMA. He will next face off with 28-year-old Chris Weidman. When it comes to the best fighters in the history of mixed martial arts, only one name should come out of your mouth. The man who is currently on the greatest winning streak in the history of the Ultimate Fighting Championship...

UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon ‘Bones’ Jones Fighter Profile

by Hobson Lopes - on May 15th 2013 - No Comments
Jon Bones Jones

Jon Jones is one of the best fighters in the sport and at the age of 25, has plenty of time to become the greatest of all time. When Quinton Jackson took the title away from Chuck Liddell at UFC 71, the era of having one man dominate the division was done. Between Jackson’s title win and the time Jon Jones won the title, there were five...