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UFC Fight Night 96: Lineker Vs Dodson – Predicting The Winners

CURITIBA, BRAZIL - MAY 14: John Lineker of Brazil celebrates after defeating Rob Font by unanimous decision in their bantamweight bout during the UFC 198 event at Arena da Baixada stadium on May 14, 2016 in Curitiba, Parana, Brazil. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

With the UFC 205 press conference stealing the majority of the limelight this week, the promotion’s event in Portland has flown under the radar. The four-fight main card is set to be headlined by two bantamweights loaded with punching power in a fight which could have serious title implications. It’s time to take a look at what fights to keep …

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UFC Portland Will Be Headlined By A Sizzling Match-Up Between Two KO-Minded Bantamweights

UFC Fight Night 96, which takes place in Portland, Oregon on October 1st, will be headlined by a mouth-watering bantamweight scrap between KO-minded Johns, Lineker and Dodson, the promotion has confirmed. #UFCPortland main event! @johnlineker vs @JohnDodsonMMA! Tix on sale August 26th! https://t.co/rfH4BSyuEM pic.twitter.com/xgSO8u0o5Z — UFC News (@UFCNews) August 13, 2016 Both fighters have spent the bulk of their UFC …

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UFC Fights We All Want To See: Strawweight To Heavyweight – Part 1

CURITIBA, BRAZIL - MAY 13: Cris Cyborg Justino of Brazil weighs in during the UFC 198 weigh-in at Arena da Baixada stadium on May 13, 2016 in Curitiba, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)

UFC matchmakers Sean Shelby and Joe Silva more often than not seem to get it right. Proof of this is the fact that no reigning champion, with the exception of Demetrious Johnson, has defended their belt more than twice.  The UFC is a competition where champions and contenders are created regularly through intelligent matchmaking, which keeps fans interested. Styles make …

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UFC On FOX 19: Event Recap

UFC rolled into Tampa, Florida last night with a fight card that seemed to be held together with duct tape following late fighter withdrawals, replacements and fight cancellations. Despite this, what was left of the card certainly didn’t disappoint.  Five weeks out, UFC Tampa was a highly anticipated 13 fight card, headlined by Khabib Nurmagomedov’s return against top contender Tony Ferguson. …

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UFC On FOX 19 Predictions: Part 1

It’s fight week again. Just days removed from UFC’s first foray into Croatia, the UFC sets up its shop a little bit closer to home, just up the west coast in Tampa, Florida. Yet another card this year that has been hit by the injury bug, UFC on FOX 19 still has plenty of exciting fights all the way down the card. …

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Booing Fans Are F**king Idiots Says UFC Champ

Among connoisseurs of the sport, and to his peers, Demetrious Johnson is one of the most respected fighters in MMA, but it seems the average fan is not enamoured with “Mighty Mouse”. Last night Johnson beat John Dodson via five round unanimous decision for the second time, to hold on to his UFC flyweight championship belt. The champ was utterly dominant …

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