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Chuck Mindenhall

  • joined Aug 06, 2013
  • last login Jul 12, 2014
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It was a damn fine week for Boston's own Rob Font

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Rob Font arrived at UFC 175, when he knocked out the much taller George Roop. And that was just part of the crazy week that the UFC debutant had.

Ludwig to live with T.J Dillashaw before UFC 177

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Newly crowned bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw will have the best of all worlds heading into his rematch with Renan Barao, as his coach Duane Ludwig will live him him for the next two months.

The 'postponement' of UFC 176 has 'silver linings'

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And so UFC 176 has gone the way of UFC 151 and the dodo bird -- it's gone, nil, kaput. But hey, you know what that means? Stronger cards all around it, baby!

Jacare-Mousasi 2 rebooked for Foxwoods in Sept.

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With the cancellation of UFC 176, the rematch between middleweight contenders Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza and Gegard Mousasi has been moved to UFC Fight Night 50 in Connecticut.

Pulver: 'Probably should have retired after Faber'

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One of the pioneers of the lighter weight classes, Jens Pulver, retired from MMA this past weekend in Las Vegas. He appeared on the MMA Hour and said he stuck around too long.

UFC 175 was special for those carrying gold belts

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At UFC 175 Ronda Rousey continued to distance herself from the pack while Chris Weidman punched holes in the Fluke Theory. And you know what? Neither could have come off any better.

B.J. Penn came of age with UFC, walks away an icon

B.J. Penn retired after his third loss to Frankie Edgar Sunday night. It was a bittersweet moment, just like so much of the former champion's career.

TUF 19 Finale live blog: Edgar vs. Penn

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Follow the Frankie Edgar vs. B.J. Penn fight live at TUF 19 Finale on Sunday night.

TUF 19 Finale live blog: Anderson vs. Van Buren

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Follow the Corey Anderson vs. Matt Van Buren fight live at TUF 19 Finale on Sunday night.

TUF 19 Finale live blog: Lima vs. Gordon

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Follow the Dhiego Lima vs. Eddie Gordon fight live at TUF 19 Finale on Sunday night.

TUF 19 Finale live blog: Lewis vs. Inocente

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Follow the Derrick Lewis vs. Guto Inocente fight live at TUF 19 Finale on Sunday night.

TUF 19 Finale live blog: Scoggins vs. Ortiz

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Follow the Justin Scoggins vs. Dustin Ortiz fight live at TUF 19 Finale on Sunday night.

Dana White: Chael Sonnen 'laying low' right now

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UFC president Dana White has heard Chael Sonnen's name a lot this weekend, and he weighed in on the recently fired fighter's whereabouts.

Dana White warming up to signing Cyborg Justino?

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After Ronda Rousey's dominant victory over Alexis Davis, the questions came up in the UFC 175 media scrum as to whether Dana White would be interested in bringing in Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino.

UFC 175 undercard blog: Faber vs. Caceres, more

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Keep up with the UFC 175 undercard live blog for all the early action at UFC 175 on Saturday night.

Cormier victorious in final wrestling bout at Expo

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Daniel Cormier brought closure to his storied wrestling career at the UFC Fan Expo, scoring a victory over Chris Pendleton.

Barao-Dillashaw II set for UFC 177 in Sacramento

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After scoring one of the biggest upsets in UFC history, T.J. Dillashaw will now give Barao the chance to win the bantamweight title back at UFC 177 on August 30 in Sacramento.

Pat Miletich on HOF nod: UFC 'was pretty classy'

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Former welterweight champion Pat Miletich is stealing some of the spotlight at International Fight Week in Vegas. He'll be inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame Sunday, and then after that? Hey, he has a hot name right now in television.

You know this UFC weekend feels like? An event

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Walking around the Ultimate Media Day reminded us what an event looks like.

Justin Gaethje on fighting style: 'I am wild'

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As WSOF's lightweight champion Justin Gaethje gets set to defend his belt against Nick Newell on Saturday, he wants to make one thing clear...in the cage he's a wild child that's still full of grace. He stopped by MMA Hour on Monday.

B.J. Penn 'excited' for testing of EPO and HGH

On Monday's TUF 19 Finale conference call, former lightweight and welterweight champion B.J. Penn expressed gratitude for enhanced drug testing in the wake of Chael Sonnen's recent failed drug test.

In 2014, Chael Sonnen can't get out of his own way

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It's not just that he got popped (again) for banned substances, it's Chael Sonnen's long run of hypocrisies that define him.

Kelvin Gastelum quietly blowing up people's radars

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After "upsetting" Uriah Hall to win TUF 17, 22-year old Kelvin Gastelum has been revealing a secret. Namely, that he didn't "upset" Hall at all. He beat Hall, just as he's done to all others.

Life after the cage, Matt Serra gets on TRT

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Long Island's Matt Serra appeared in studio for Monday's edition of the MMA Hour, and it was quite a ride. Among the many topics discussed, the one-time welterweight champion revealed he gets TRT shots 'in the ass' about once a week.

Derrick Lewis and the pain of living the dream

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He made a quiet, but emphatic debut on the prelims at UFC on FOX 11 in Orlando. And for heavyweight, who spent over three years in Sugar Land, it was a dream come true.

Glory's Joe Valtellini is fighting the good fight

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"Bazooka" Joe Valtellini will fight for Glory's welterweight belt this Saturday night at Glory 17, and that's just one of the things that makes the Canadian kickboxer so special.

After travails Jeremy Stephens emerges a contender

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He's been in the UFC since 2005, and has fought the full gamut of competition. But after a division change, and some very public legal troubles, Jeremy Stephens is (finally) on the cusp of earning his first title shot. How did it happen?

Melvin Manhoef likes Glory's war of attrition

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On Saturday night the hard-hitting puncher Melvin Manhoef will attempt to do something he hasn't done in over 60 professional bouts...that is, fight three times in a single bloody night.

Rebney out, Coker in, hang on cuz here we go again

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Change is good, especially in the case of Bjorn Rebney, who has "left" Bellator. Now Scott Coker inherits the job of taking that promotion into its next phase, and what that means exactly is TBD. But hey, did we mention change is good?

UFC 174 didn't live up to promises it barely made

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UFC 174 is in the books, and it wasn't exactly the card of the year. In fact, it was mostly forgettable, except for the vibe that interest was waning on whole.

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