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Ranking: The Top 8 UFC Fighters Of The New School

With such a huge influx of new talent bolstering the UFC’s roster in recent times, we rank the top 8 fighters making up the next generation of UFC stars. For all the talk of 2017 being something of a down year for the UFC, I think it’s fair to say that several fighters managed to truly establish themselves as real …

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Watch: Brian Ortega Spars Rener Gracie In Amazing Session, Shows Exactly How Creative His BJJ Game Is

UFC featherweight Brian Ortega takes on Rener Gracie in an electric – albeit lighthearted – grappling exhibition and shows his immense creativity on the mat. Brian Ortega is a man who has been on the radar of hardcore MMA fans for some time now but after his incredible submission win over Cub Swanson last weekend, he proved to the masses …

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Watch: Brian Ortega Finishes Cub Swanson In The Main Event Of UFC Fresno

Cub Swanson’s impressive four-fight winning streak came to a frustrating end in Fresno, California on Saturday night, as he submitted to a sneaky standing guillotine choke from unbeaten 26-year-old contender Brian Ortega in the second round of the UFC Fight Night 123 main event. The first round was contested almost exclusively on the feet, with both fighters having their moments. …

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UFC 199: Fight Predictions – Part 1

The UFC rolls into California this weekend with another stacked PPV card, the last numbered event before the highly-anticipated UFC 200. While it has suffered some setbacks due to injuries, UFC 199 is shaping up to be another huge event. Even though the injury bug seems to be back in full swing in the UFC, it appears as though the …

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Diego Brandão Released By UFC Following Alleged Assault

SAITAMA, JAPAN - SEPTEMBER 27: in their featherweight bout during the UFC event at the Saitama Super Arena on September 27, 2015 in Saitama, Japan. (Photo by Mitch Viquez/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Diego Brandão’s year just got a whole lot worse. The former Ultimate Fighter contestant was arrested outside a strip club in Albuquerque, New Mexico two weeks ago having allegedly pulled a gun and assaulted an employee of the venue in question. At the time, the UFC released a statement saying: “While we are concerned by the nature of the reported allegations, it …

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