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Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson Verbally Agrees To A Potential ‘Fight Of The Year’ In The Making

The two-time UFC welterweight title challenger Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson has made moves towards getting his eagerly anticipated return to the octagon signed. Thompson’s two unsuccessful title challenges over the course of the last six months have certainly taken the wind out of his sails to a certain extent but despite being unable to best the champ, Tyron Woodley, over the …

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The Perfect Storm: Is Joanna Jedrzejczyk The Best Female Mixed Martial Artist Of All Time?

DALLAS, TX - MAY 13: (L-R) Jessica Andrade fights against Joanna Jedrzejczyk in the Women's Strawweight Title bout during UFC 211 at American Airlines Center on May 13, 2017 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

The UFC’s smallest champion may well be its most dangerous. If you were to show a select few clips of Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s behaviour during the UFC 211 Embedded series to a complete newcomer, they may find it hard to fathom that this charming, funny woman could be nicknamed ‘Joanna Violence’. Full of cheeky winks and playful comments, Joanna has a fantastic …

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Fighter Of The Week: Eddie Alvarez

In this week’s edition of Pundit Arena’s ‘Fighter Of The Week’, we’re going to take a closer look the ‘Underground King’ himself, Eddie Alvarez. Eddie Alvarez is just not like most fighters. For many, the road to the top of the MMA game consists of a steady rise and sometimes years of obscurity. Alvarez, ever since his early twenties, has known nothing …

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Watch: Brendan Schaub Makes An Undeniable Argument For Eddie Alvarez As A Future Hall Of Famer

The former UFC heavyweight and popular MMA personality Brendan Schaub recently made a very strong argument for the inclusion of the lightweight legend Eddie Alvarez in the UFC’s Hall of Fame. Eddie Alvarez’s stock took something of a hit following his destruction at the hands of the reigning lightweight champion Conor McGregor at UFC 205, but for those in the …

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Watch: The Best Chin In The UFC Will Be On Display At UFC 211

This weekend will see a bunch of fantastic match-ups in the UFC, however, there is one chin that rises above them all. From the clash of the titans in the Heavyweight Division between Stipe Miocic and Junior Dos Santos to classic striker versus grappler match-ups in both the Strawweight title bout between Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Jessica Andrade and Welterweights Demian Maia versus …

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UFC 211 Preview Part Two: Joanna Juggernaut To Continue

UFC 211 is finally upon us, with some huge fights set to take place in Dallas. Colin Keane is back with Part II of our UFC 211 Preview. _____ UFC 211 Preview Part 1: Alvarez To Punish Poirier, Edgar To Excel _____ The UFC has had a rough few weeks; chaos in the middleweight ranks, Al Iaquinta becoming possessed by …

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Junior Dos Santos May Bring His Career Full Circle At UFC 211

PHOENIX, AZ - DECEMBER 13: Junior dos Santos exits the octagon after defeating Stipe Miocic (not pictured) by unanimous decision in their heavyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at the at U.S. Airways Center on December 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Junior Dos Santos was once considered to be the baddest man on the planet. Entering the UFC in 2008, the man dubbed as “Cigano” quickly made a name for himself, blasting heavyweight great Fabricio Werdum with a brutal uppercut to score a first round knockout victory at UFC 90. He then soared through the heavyweight ranks with lightning speed both …

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