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UFC: Who’s The Real Pound For Pound King (or Queen)?

With Jon Jones off duty and Chris Weidman and Daniel Cormier staking their claim with wins at the weekend, who is the Pound For Pound best in the UFC? UFC pound for pound rankings as at Monday, May 25, 2015: 1. Jose Aldo (Featherweight champ, UFC record: 7-0, undefeated for 9 1/5 years) 2. Demetrious Johnson (Flyweight champ, six title defences) 3. …

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Video: Haunting Mike Tyson Speech Featuring Conor McGregor

The eyes chico… they never lie. The “Notorious” Conor McGregor faces UFC Featherweight Champion Jose “Scarface” Aldo on July 11th. They’ve already held a massive world press tour spanning Brazil, the U.S, Canada, Britain and Ireland; creating hype of biblical proportions months in advance of the fight itself. The video below now has us in convulsions in anticipation of the epic …

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UFC Fight Night: Will Edgar vs. Faber Be a Thrilla in Manila?

Frankie Edgar vs. Urijah Faber headlines UFC Fight Night in the Philippines. Will it be a Thrilla in Manila? Saturday May 16, 2015 – Fight Card: (Fox Sports 1/BT Sport 1) Main Event – Frankie Edgar vs. Urijah Faber (Featherweight) Gegard Mousasi vs. Costas Philippou (Middleweight) Mark Muñoz vs. Luke Barnatt (MW) Hyun Gyu Lim vs. Neil Magny (Welterweight) Phillipe Nover vs. Yui Chul Nam (FW) …

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Has Conor McGregor Dodged A Bullet With Frankie Edgar?

Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo Jr. will go toe to toe for the UFC Featherweight Championship on July 11th, in what is built up to be the fight of the year, but has the trash-talking Dubliner got away with one, by having a title shot without really being tested by a the top 3 contender, including Frankie Edgar. Frankie Edgar, a former …

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Stipe Miocic vs Mark Hunt – UFC Fight Preview

A big heavyweight bout in Stipe Miocic vs Mark Hunt headlines UFC Fight Night in Adelaide, Australia. This weekend sees American Stipe Miocic (12-2-0) colliding with Mark ‘Super Samoan’ Hunt (10-9-1) from South Auckland, New Zealand. Both men are ranked 4th and 5th respectively in the UFC’s heavyweight division. The Kiwi will be fighting close to home in the Adelaide Entertainment Centre in …

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Jon “Bones” Jones, The UFC & A Legacy Tarnished For Good

Late Tuesday night (Irish time), the UFC announced that it was indefinitely suspending and stripping Jon “Bones” Jones of the light heavyweight title which he defended as the youngest ever UFC Champion for over four years and eight superb defences.  Pound for pound, Jones has been the ultimate warrior of the UFC, dealing with everything thrown at him in a …

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Here’s How Aisling Daly Beats Randa Markos At UFC 186

With the sudden influx of Irish fighters making their way into the UFC’s Octagon over the last year, we now have one of our very own competing for a world title shot in Conor McGreogr. Fellow SBG teammate Aisling ‘Ais the Bash’ Daly is also seeking gold of her own when she takes on Randa Markos at UFC 186 this weekend. …

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The Official Top 19 UFC Knockouts Of All Time

Blink and you’ll miss it. Some of these UFC knockouts are so fast you won’t even understand what happened.    It’s been some time now since the biggest MMA brand going took the world by storm and this collection explains why. Including a number of big names and some that you may not of heard of every clip has one …

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Bellator 136: Brooks Remains Lightweight Champion

Bellator 136 took place in Irvine, California this past Friday night, culminating in a hard-fought lightweight title fight between Will Brooks and contender Dave Jansen.   Will Brooks (16-1) successfully defended his belt for the first time since becoming the undisputed title holder and earned a unanimous decision victory over Dave Jansen (20-3). It was the challenger Jansen who started …

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VIDEO: 62-Year-Old Man KOs Opponent Half His Age

It is quite rare to see an elderly member of the public step into a ring for an MMA fight these days. It is even rarer to see an older gentlemen execute a spinning back fist to a competitor half his age. A video clip from 2012 has found its way onto the internet and shows 62-year-old Wayne Smallwood executing …

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What To Look Out For At UFC Fight Night Krakow

The UFC breaks new ground this weekend as the Octagon hits Poland for the first time in company history. The MMA giant brings with it a heavyweight rematch eight years in the making.   Mirko Cro Cop (30-11-2) returns for a third stint inside the Octagon as he takes on the man who beat him 8 years ago, Gabriel Gonzaga …

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What To Look Out For At Bellator 136

Bellator’s latest offering of hard hitting MMA action hits California this weekend which features an interesting lightweight title fight in the evening’s main event.   Will Brooks (15-1) looks to defend his lightweight title against 35 year old contender (Dave Jansen. (20-2) Jansen is on an 8 fight winning streak inside the Bellator cage and despite many not giving him …

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MMA: When Taunting Goes Wrong

Well this is our favourite video in quite a while. There is something about a fighter saying “come and hit me” and subsequently getting decked that is as pleasing as someone leaning back on their chair and falling off. Someone kicking a bee hive and getting stung, someone throwing a brick at a car and getting…well, you’ll have to watch …

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Three Man MMA Match Looks As Ridiculous As You’d Expect

We stumbled across this MMA gem, posted by Reddit user ArnyBraunschweiger and it looks as silly as it sounds.  Nobody appears to have a clue what’s going on, least of all the actual MMA fighters. Make sure to watch out for the guy in the t-shirt who just takes a beating while running around the ring. This video was shot back in …

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The Weekend Lowdown – What’s On Where?

Want to know what’s on in the world of sport during the week and where to watch it? Look no further! Here we introduce a new feature listing the big sporting events of the week ahead and what channel you can find them on. Here at Pundit Arena HQ we’ve often noticed that it’s a bit of chore trying to find out …

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