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  1. Report: Cub Swanson vs. Hacran Dias set for UFC on FOX 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | BloodyElbow

    Veteran featherweight contender Cub Swanson will reportedly return to the cage against Hacran Dias at UFC on FOX 19 on April 16th. A pivotal featherweight matchup between Cub Swanson and Hacran Dias has been scheduled for UFC on FOX 19 later this year, according to a report from Brazilian outlet Combate on Friday.

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  2. Cub Swanson vs. Hacran Dias reportedly set for UFC on FOX 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | MMAFighting.com

    While the UFC has made no formal announcement, the 19th edition of UFC on FOX has another fight added to its card. Featherweights Hacran Dias and Cub Swanson are set to lock horns according to a public declaration from Dias himself: Dias, 31, is on a two-fight win streak, having most recently competed at UFC Fight Night 70 in June where he defeated Levan Makashvili via split decision.

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  3. The State of the UFC Featherweight DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | BleacherReport

    ... ever since losing to ), a diverse arsenal and a veteran's poise to dispatch veterans including Jeremy Stephens, Cub Swanson and Cole Miller. While his opponent level has not been as high as some of the contenders above him, Holloway's stretch might ...

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  4. Frankie Edgar is 'pissed', losing patience with UFC over promised title shotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    When he knocked out Chad Mendes , Frankie Edgar was promised a featherweight title shot that many felt he has long deserved. Although with everyone from two divisions wanting a big money fight against Conor McGregor, it leaves the current featherweight champion with many other options on the table.

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  5. Edgar furious about possibly not getting title shot againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | ABS-CBN News

    Former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar is not optimistic that he will be getting the title shot that was promised to him. After the Ultimate Fighter 22 finale on December 11th, UFC president Dana White guaranteed "The Answer" the next title shot at 145-pounds.

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  6. Frankie Edgar: Chasing Conor McGregorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | ESPN

    Frankie Edgar , the pride of Toms River, New Jersey, flew to Las Vegas last week to claim something many felt he already deserved -- a shot at the UFC's featherweight title. Edgar has done nothing but win in the last two years, picking off some of the sport's most recognizable names in BJ Penn , Cub Swanson and Urijah Faber .

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  7. What's Next for Jose Aldo At FeatherweightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Cage Pages

    ... contender like Holloway back. The last option would be somewhat of a tune-up fight for Aldo versus the likes of Cub Swanson or Jeremy Stephens . It is unclear if Swanson will ever fight again due to chronic injury problems, but if he does fight Aldo ...

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  8. Opinion: Aldo's UFC legacy, McGregor's 2015, and the need for more five-round fightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... And why wouldn't they? WEC Aldo finished 7 of his 8 opponents, including the double flying knee of doom vs. Cub Swanson , and the one fight that went to a decision ended with Urijah Faber having Barney the Dinosaur's legs. He was must-see TV at all ...

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  9. Conor McGregor Says He 'Felt Sorry' for Jose Aldo After KO Win at UFC 194Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | Sherdog

    ... including 15 fights under the Zuffa banner. His list of conquests included Urijah Faber , Mike Thomas Brown , Cub Swanson , Chad Mendes , Ricardo Lamas , Kenny Florian and Frankie Edgar , to name a few. He helped to usher in the smaller weight ...

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  10. Conor McGregor Should Fight Frankie Edgar NextRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | Cage Pages

    ... Aldo at UFC 156. Since then, Frankie Edgar has ripped off 5 straight wins at featherweight, including submitting Cub Swanson, knocking out BJ Penn , and taking the California Kid Urijah Faber to a unanimous decision earlier this year. But his most ...

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  11. TUF 22 Finale and UFC Fight Night 80: Fights to makeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... title shot any longer. "The Answer" is now riding a five-fight winning streak which also includes stoppages over Cub Swanson and B.J. Penn , and has lately proved he's one of the best 145-pounders on the planet. Since moving down from lightweight, ...

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  12. Dana White: 'Nobody can deny' that Frankie Edgar deserves next Featherweight title shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... you got to give it to me." Along with the knockout of Mendes, the former UFC Lightweight champion has finished Cub Swanson and B.J. Penn on his current five-fight win streak. He also has unanimous decision wins over Urijah Faber and Charles ...

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  13. Frankie Edgar Makes Emphatic Statement By Knocking Out Chad Mendes At TUF 22 FinaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | Rant MMA

    ... off five consecutive victories including a trio of finishes. He's also posted victories over Urijah Faber , Cub Swanson , B.J. Penn , and Charles Oliveira during this impressive run. He's 14-4-1 inside the Octagon and hasn't lost since a unanimous ...

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  14. UFC 194: Aldo vs. McGregor - Idiot's Guide Preview to Max Holloway vs Jeremy StephensRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... Oliveira fight failed to happen inside the cage (MMA gonna MMA), but there's still his brilliant win over Cub Swanson to swoon over. Fighting Stephens won't tell us more than his win over Swanson did, but it keeps him active, and on his contender ...

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  15. UFC 194 lowdown: The Conor McGregor vs Jose Aldo fight broken downRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... fight was the most obvious glimpse of his explosive striking in recent years but his flying knee that knocked Cub Swanson out cold just eight seconds into their 2009 WEC bout still lives long in the memory. There's no doubt that Conor McGregor has ...

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  16. UFC 194: Don't Sleep on the Featherweight Champ, Jose AldoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Cage Pages

    ... he was catapulted into title contention, and eventually a title fight. Following a knock out victory over Cub Swanson back in 2009, Aldo would go on to challenge for the featherweight championship. At the time, Mike Brown was the champ. Brown had ...

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  17. VIDEO: Watch Cub Swanson Punch Things and Sweat a Lot In This Music VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | MMA Weekly

    Cub Swanson was recently featured in a music video for Lorialla and their song "Fly." Cub plays the role of an MMA fighter going through training, which we think might be a suitable part for someone like him.

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  18. Pristine Water Filters To Be Aired on The Discovery Channel...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... Tour Champion, David "Avocado" Wolfe - Rock Star and Indiana Jones of the superfoods and longevity universe, Cub Swanson - MMA / #4 Featherweight in the World, Georgi Karakhanya - WSOF Featherweight Champion, Robert Francois - Former Linebacker and ...

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  19. How's Taste My Tweet Tweet? McGregor, Faber react to Dillashaw's departureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... dog." - David Michaud " When you get recognized at the DMV and you don't have to wait in line for 3 hours " - Cub Swanson "If I don't start tanning people will definitely say I look sickly at the weigh ins don't want that pale look I had for UFC 95" ...

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  20. Video: Watch UFC champion Demetrious Johnson and Cub Swanson attempt to take down a Sumo wrestlerRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2015 | MMA Mania

    Taking down opponents inside an Ultimate Fighting Championship Octagon might not seem all too hard for 5'3" Demetrious Johnson, but being pitted against a Sumo wrestling champion is an entirely different story. UFC's Flyweight titleholder and pound-for-pound great, along with perennial Featherweight contender Cub Swanson, spent the better part of yesterday getting acclimated with the sights and sounds that Saitama, Japan, has to offer.

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