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UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Sonnen Preview

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

Forrest Griffin and Stephan Bonnar To Be Inducted Into UFC Hall of Fame Together

by Alex Watt - on May 29th 2013 - No Comments
Forrest Griffin retires

The UFC 160 post-fight press conference opened with a surprising announcement from UFC President Dana White; UFC veteran and one of the sport’s modern pioneers, Forrest Griffin, is to retire. Griffin summed up his UFC tenure in his typically understated and comedic style. “It’s been a good eight years I guess,” he said. “The...

Dan ‘Hendo’ Henderson Fighter Profile

by Hobson Lopes - on May 16th 2013 - No Comments
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Dan Henderson is one of the best fighters in MMA. At 42, he is still a dangerous opponent for any fighter. In the world of mixed martial arts, Dan “Hendo” Henderson is one of the all-time greats. Still today, the 42-year-old fighter is one of the best in the entire sport and one of the most dangerous fighters in the light heavyweight...

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...

Alexander ‘The Mauler’ Gustafsson Fighter Profile

by Hobson Lopes - on May 15th 2013 - No Comments
Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson

Alexander Gustafsson is one of the brightest stars in the UFC today and could be a single win away from a title shot. Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson is one of the brightest stars in the sport of mixed martial arts. The Swedish born fighter has a 15-1 record and since dropping to Phil Davis via submission in 2010, has been unstoppable...