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Saturday Aug 16 | Cage Pages

UFC Fight Night 47 results: Formiga upsets Makovsky

An underdog for this flyweight contest, the Brazilian Jussier Formiga pulled off the upset in his unanimous decision victory over Zach Makovsky at UFC Fight Night 47. Formiga has been inconsistent since joining the UFC, though put in one of his best performances when it mattered most, and is now in the hunt for a title shot in the process.

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Related Topix: Jussier Formiga, Mixed Martial Arts, Zach Makovsky, Joseph Benavidez, Scott Jorgensen, Chris Cariaso

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Rant MMA

UFC Fight Night 47: Jussier Formiga vs. Zach Makovsky Winner Will Emerge As Key Flyweight Figure

Top-10 UFC flyweights Jussier Formiga and Zach Makovsky will look to continue their pursuit of a future title opportunity when they meet this weekend in Bangor, Maine at Fight Night 47. The bout was initially set for the ill-fated UFC 176 event in Los Angeles but was quickly rebooked after the cancellation of the Aug. 2 card.

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Related Topix: Jussier Formiga, Mixed Martial Arts, Zach Makovsky, Scott Jorgensen, Joseph Benavidez, Chris Cariaso

Fri Aug 08, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

UFC 177: A top-to-bottom look at the card with two title fights

Blood flies off Renan Barao as he is hit with a leg from T.J. Dillashaw that nearly finishes him off in the fifth round during their title fight at UFC 173 on Saturday, May 24, 2014, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, TJ Dillashaw, Renan Barao, Demetrious Johnson, Chris Cariaso

Sun Aug 03, 2014

MMA Mania

John Moraga vs. Justin Scoggins on tap for UFC Fight Night 50 on Sept. 5

There's an interesting flyweight battle brewing between John Moraga and Justin Scoggins for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 50 mixed martial arts event on FOX Sports 1, which takes place on Fri., Sept.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, John Moraga, Justin Scoggins, Mixed Martial Arts (Ultimate Fighting), Martial Arts, Demetrious Johnson

Mon Jul 28, 2014

BleacherReport

John Lineker vs. Ian McCall Makes Sense for a No. 1 Contender's Bout at 125

The promotion recently announced that 125-pound champion Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson will take on challenger Chris "Kamikaze" Cariaso at UFC 177 in Sacramento, prompting the MMA universe to scratch its collective head.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, UFC on FX 2: Alves vs. Kampmann, Ian McCall, John Lineker, Joseph Benavidez, Ali Bagautinov

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Fighters.com

Demetrious Johnson Fully-Supported By UFC President Dana White

Now, as "Mighty Mouse" prepares to face Chris Cariaso at UFC 177 in the co-main event next month, White is forced to go to the podium again.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Demetrious Johnson, Chris Cariaso, Ian McCall, Joseph Benavidez

Thu Jul 24, 2014

BleacherReport

Fantasy Top Contender Fights for Every Weight Class

But along the way we are reminded that certain fighters hold more appeal than others.

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Related Topix: Chris Cariaso, Mixed Martial Arts, John Moraga, Urijah Faber, TJ Dillashaw, Dominick Cruz

Wed Jul 23, 2014

BloodyElbow

Dana White explains Chris Cariaso's title shot at UFC 177

Dana White explains why Chris Cariaso will get a shot at Demetrious Johnson while saying that fans will complain about Johnson no matter who he fights.

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Related Topix: Chris Cariaso, Demetrious Johnson, Ian McCall

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