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  1. Chris Weidman planning to dominate the 205 lbs. division, '185 lbs. is just the first baby step'Read the original story

    Jul 14, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... These guys at middleweight are just - they're no competition." Weidman was then quizzed on Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones . 'DC' seized the vacant light-heavyweight title after Jon Jones was relieved of his championship duty following an alleged ...

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  2. Machete ready to use his new tools in the cageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Parksville Qualicum News

    Looking at a return to the cage later this year, Marco "Machete" Viedas is slowly easing back into life at home after a month in Montreal. Through June, Viedas trained at the famed Tri-Star Gym in Montreal, home to UFC stars like Georges St. Pierre, Jon Jones, Kenny Florian, Miguel Torres and Rory MacDonald, who was part of what many are calling the "fight of the year" at UFC 189.

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  3. The TUF Diaries: Season 17Read the original story

    Jul 14, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... 17 . This was the last season to be broadcast on FX, prior to the big switch in 2013 to Fox Sports 1. Coaches were Jon Jones and Chael Sonnen , building to their match following the UFC 151 debacle. Episode 1: Right away you can see they've done a ...

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  4. Beyond the Octagon: submission victory for UFC and TUF 17 alumRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... the docket, for now, TUF 17's Bubba McDaniel alone reps big-show experience on the regionals. McDaniel was coach Jon Jones's third pick on TUF 17, where he made it as far as a wildcard spot in the quarterfinals after having earned a TKO over Kevin ...

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  5. Video: Anderson Silva throws first pitch at Dodgers game, bounces it in the dirtRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2015 | MMA Mania

    Former Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight champion Anderson Silva is making good use of his downtime , throwing out the ceremonial first pitch for the Los Angeles Dodgers last weekend in "The City of Angels," alongside the "Make a Wish" foundation. He bounces it in the dirt, which is the exact opposite of former light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones, who sent his first pitch at the Rogers Centre way up in the air .

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  6. UFC Weekend Aftermath: Pondering the price of an instant classicRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    ... but the sense of sportsmanship and respect shine through. That's why hospital pictures of Lawler-MacDonald, like Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson before them, serve as validation of why we invest so much time and emotion in a sport which so often ...

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  7. McGregor quickly becoming breakout star for UFCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | The Japan Times

    ... doing this again.' Then I get handed the check, and I think, 'All right then, I'll do it one more time.' " With Jon Jones suspended and several divisions lacking a compelling champion, UFC 189 leaves McGregor as likely the biggest male star in MMA. ...

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  8. Something special: UFC champ McGregorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    ... not doing this again.' Then I get handed the check, and I think, 'All right then, I'll do it one more time.'" With Jon Jones suspended and several divisions lacking a compelling champion, UFC 189 leaves McGregor as likely the biggest male star in ...

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  9. Conor McGregor's Success Is Box Office For The UFCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | Rant MMA

    ... skill. Brock Lesner did it with brute force and a prior WWE fan base backing him. And to a lesser extent, Jon Jones and Anthony Pettis captured the masses with flash. Somehow, McGregor managed to encompass enough of each to intrigue the UFC brass ...

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  10. UFC 189 proves to be big businessRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    ... pay-per-view numbers. When White first brought up the 1 million figure, it was easy to be skeptical, given that Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier , which seemed like the biggest grudge match possible, fell around the 800,000 buy range. "Pay-per-view is ...

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  11. Conor McGregor and Rushed FightersRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... r himself, but he was clearly rushed into top level competition when he wasnt ready for it mentally or physically. Jon Jones - Jones was a phenom with talent oozing out of him but he was considered a fight or two away from earning a title shot when

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  12. UFC 189: 'Business as usual' for Robbie Lawler since becoming champRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | Sporting News

    ... of being champion. Some stay the same or you can go down the road of former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones . Robbie Lawler has avoided Jones's failings as he heads into his first welterweight title defense. He faces Rory MacDonald in the ...

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  13. UFC 189: Latest Mendes vs. McGregor Fight Card Predictions and Projected WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... creative striker who isn't going to win a humble contest any time soon. Sound familiar? There are definitely some Jon Jones qualities to That isn't to say he's reached Jones' status. He has a long, long way to go before reaching that. But the idea ...

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  14. Chad Mendes vs. Conor McGregor: Updated Odds, Predictions Before Weigh-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... . For those that see him as the next big thing in MMA , this line is an extreme value. Much like Jon Jones coming in as low as a 20-37 (-185) favorite against Shogun as nothing more than a mouthpiece who is good with promotion, the fact he's even ...

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  15. Travis Browne Denies Domestic Violence Allegations, UFC Issues StatementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... Browne is the latest of a series of high-profile fighters to potentially face major punishment. UFC poster boy Jon Jones was stripped of his light heavyweight title and suspended in April after he allegedly crashed his car into another vehicle, ...

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  16. UFC 189: Conor McGregor walking the road of Jon Jones and Georges St. PierreRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    At UFC 189, Conor McGregor takes on Chad Mendes. See what McGregor has in common with all time greats Jon Jones and Georges St. Pierre in this UFC 189 fight preview.

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  17. Invicta FC 13: Cyborg vs. Van Duin - The Toe to Toe PreviewRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... to where she is, but to compete for the marquee belt in your division after a few years normally requires a Jon Jones -esque phenom... and she's not that. If you like, you can make yourself feel a bit sad by looking at the donation page f or her MMA ...

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  18. Ryan Bader vs. Rashad Evans set for UFC 192Read the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... has won 4 straight, including a split decision win over Phil Davis at UFC on FOX 14 in Sweden. In theory, with Jon Jones stripped of his title and Daniel Cormier winning the vacant belt in May, Bader seemed next in the pecking order. Instead, ...

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  19. 2015 Year in Review: Sweeping Changes Drastically Change MMA LandscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | BleacherReport

    A little more than six months ago, the UFC's best fighter Jon Jones strolled to the cage and made easy work of his rival Daniel Cormier, putting an end to a blood feud that ultimately featured more smoke than fire. In some ways that fight feels like yesterday, the rest of the year a blur of interchangeable events and ubiquitous UFC action.

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  20. Knuckle Up #358: Aldo-McGregor, Ronda-Cyborg thru a glass dark with conspiraversyRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    Literary gunslinger Eugene S. Robinson lends his "one"-of-a-"kind" "perspective" to an MMA Dead Week meditation on the nature of CONSPIRACY, the dark confusions of CONSENSUS REALITY and the biggest of big: the furtherance of hidden BUSINESS INTERESTS. Co-starring JON JONES as THE PRODIGAL, DANA WHITE as THE BALD ONE and THE MAULER as the new leader of THE LOST BATTALION.

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