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  1. T.J. Dillashaw dares Cody Garbrandt to release gym knockout footageRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MMAFighting.com

    ... funny for him to talk about how he's knocked me out before. The closest I've been to being knocked out is in the John Dodson fight when he clipped me." With an impressive victory over John Lineker at UFC 207, Dillashaw secured his title shot against ...

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  2. Jimmie Rivera wants Dominick Cruz: I'm coming to retire him 'just like I did with Faber'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | BloodyElbow

    One of the UFC's bantamweight's division rising prospects, 27-year-old Jimmie Rivera is rapidly climbing the ladder towards a much-desired title shot, but the climb suddenly came to a halt as his fight against fellow contender, Bryan Caraway , fell through, and he chose not to fight replacement opponent, Marlon Vera , on short notice for the January 15th event. As Rivera told Olimpo MMA , he has turned his attention to big-named opponents, such as John Dodson , as he believes they won't help him achieve his goal.

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  3. Marlon Vera says Jimmie Rivera's 'excuses' to not fight him at UFN 103 don't make senseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | MMAFighting.com

    ... UFC's answer. So on Friday, my manager said that we got the fight, he said that the UFC gave Rivera my name and John Dodson 's, and that Rivera had chosen me. They sent out the contracts, we sign the contracts, it's announced via social media, all ...

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  4. UFC: Three Flyweights to Watch in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Cage Pages

    Sep 5, 2015; Las Vegas, NV, USA; UFC president Dana White puts the championship belt on Demetrious Johnson after defeating John Dodson in the flyweight title bout at UFC 191 at MGM Grand Garden Arena. Johnson won the fight.

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  5. Marlon Vera believes 'unprofessional' Jimmie Rivera expected him to be a 'tomato can'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | BloodyElbow

    ... have been a fair fight. Vera doesn't understand Rivera's first reason, because Rivera chose to fight him over John Dodson , who's ranked No. 10 at bantamweight, yet was worried about not gaining anything versus Vera and the level of competition he'd ...

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  6. John Dodson offers to replace Caraway, face Jimmie Rivera next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | BloodyElbow

    John Dodson is down for a short-notice fight. The former TUF winner and current contender at 135 pounds apparently became interested when Bryan Caraway was forced to pull out of an upcoming bout with Jimmie Rivera due to an injury.

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  7. Ronda Rousey Avoided Media 'Because She Was Embarrassed'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | MMA Weekly

    ... did not want that. That's embarrassing." An injury has scrapped a pivotal UFC Phoenix bantamweight match-up, but John Dodson is offering to step in to save the day.

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  8. Bryan Caraway Out of UFC Phoenix, John Dodson Offers to Step InRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | MMA Weekly

    An injury has scrapped a pivotal bantamweight match-up between No. 5 ranked Bryan Caraway and No.

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  9. Jackson Wink Academy building next wave of fightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... best MMA gyms in the world with the likes of Jon Jones, Holly Holm, Michelle Waterson, Donald Cowboy Cerrone, John Dodson and Diego Sanchez as part of the pro team training at the facility. Although the numbers are large, the Amatuer Program has ...

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  10. Greg Jackson Recommends Instant Knockout Fat BurnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | Sherdog

    (SPONSORED CONTENT) -- With the likes of George St. Pierre, Jon Jones, Holly Holm, Diego Sanchez and John Dodson under his teachings, Greg Jackson coaches some of the highest rated fighters the sport of MMA has ever seen. If you want to be the best ...

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  11. UFC 207 Technical Recap: How Nunes and Garbrandt Came out on TopRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | BleacherReport

    ... 2015 win over Ian McCall; Dillashaw took him down five times. Lineker pressured the skilled, lightning-fast John Dodson as effectively as anyone not named Demetrious Johnson; Dillashaw was the one pressuring Lineker. Everything about Dillashaw's ...

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  12. Dana White: T.J. Dillashaw 'probably next in line' for shot at Cody Garbrandt's beltRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | MMAFighting.com

    After T.J. Dillashaw scored a tremendous victory over John Lineker at Friday night's UFC 207, he threw a little shade in UFC president Dana White's direction. The former UFC bantamweight champion said if he didn't get a title shot, it would prove the game was "rigged."

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  13. Fights which i wanna see in each divisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    This can also be supported by the fact they had an amazing first fight. c) Demetrious Johnson vs Wilson Reis: Mighty Mouse has dominated every single fight of his title reign except the first John Dodson fight which he still decisively won, and he seems to have ''cleared out'' his division.

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  14. John Lineker: Fighting T.J. Dillashaw is the best way to prepare for Dominick CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2016 | MMAFighting.com

    ... over Francisco Rivera and Michael McDonald, Lineker expected to get a shot at the UFC belt with his win over John Dodson, but the promotion went with Cody Garbrandt vs. Dominick Cruz after the Brazilian failed to make weight. "I really hoped to be ...

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  15. John Dodson open to move up to featherweight - 'I'll probably do as many weight classes as I can'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2016 | MMA Mania

    John Dodson's move back up to the bantamweight level hasn't gone exactly as planned. The former Ultimate Fighting Championship flyweight title challenger made a momentous comeback to the division back at UFC on FOX 19 when he knocked out Manvel Gamburyan in just 37 seconds, but ultimately ran into a brick wall when he lost to John Lineker via split decision at UFC Fight Night 96 this past October.

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  16. Midnight Mania! Jose Aldo claims he will next fight for interim Lightweight titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | MMA Mania

    Welcome to Midnight Mania! Tonight, we will take a look at the head-scratching interview Ariel Helwani conducted with Featherweight champion Jose Aldo for MMA Fighting, dissect it a bit, and of course provide you with the selection of knockouts, clips and random awesomeness you can expect from this column, including Floyd Mayweather Sr. dismissing McGregor, John Dodson getting excited, Sage and the Diaz brothers, and more. Aldo: I just want to say, any time I've been asked to fight by UFC, I never turned it down.

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  17. UFC Flyweight in 2017: Will Mighty Mouse Make History?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | Cage Pages

    ... is coming to an end after having enough of the weight cut to 125-pounds. Instead, he'll join former flyweight John Dodson in the bantamweight division in 2017. Much like the strawweight division, many fans are wondering who could possibly challenge ...

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  18. UFC 206 live coverage: Holloway vs. Pettis live updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... bantamweight champion. He is 3-3 in the UFC but his losses have been to elite opposition: Jussier Formiga, John Dodson and Joseph Benavidez. Ortiz fits a similar mold. He is 4-4 in the UFC and like Makovsky has fallen short against the best in the ...

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  19. Zach Makovsky vs. Dustin Ortiz live round-by-round coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... bantamweight champion. He is 3-3 in the UFC but his losses have been to elite opposition: Jussier Formiga, John Dodson and Joseph Benavidez. Ortiz fits a similar mold. He is 4-4 in the UFC and like Makovsky has fallen short against the best in the ...

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  20. Morning Report: Tim Elliott moving to 135 pounds, says he would have...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | MMAFighting.com

    ... against current top 10 flyweights. Elliott's other loss during that run was to now tenth ranked bantamweight John Dodson who made the move up after his own loss to Johnson (this one his second), something Elliott plans to imitate. "I'd like to go up ...

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