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Mike Chiappetta

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  • last login Feb 20, 2014
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UFC on FUEL 10: Thiago Silva thumps 'Feijao'

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Thiago Silva notched his first win in four years with a first-round knockout of Rafael Cavalcante.

UFC on FUEL 10: Silva makes quick work of High

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Erick Silva took another step forward in his promising career, shutting down Jason High's wrestling attack and submitting him.

UFC on FUEL 10: Sarafian subs Mendez

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Daniel Sarafian picked up his first official Octagon win with a quick and systematic submission against Eddie Mendez.

UFC on FUEL 10: Jason chokes out Wilkinson

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Rony comes to the cage wearing the mask of a horror icon, and he proved to be Mike Wilkinson's nightmare, choking him unconscious in their featherweight fight.

UFC on FUEL 10: Assuncao taps Lee

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Raphael Assuncao extended his bantamweight win streak, and afterward said he wants a fight for the belt next.

McCorkle taps ex-Strongman Pudzianowski

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At KSW 23, former UFC fighter Sean McCorkle beat five-time World's Strongest Man Mariusz Pudzianowski, and then declared Poland his favorite country over the U.S.

Howard says he'll return to UFC for free

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Since being cut from the UFC, John "Doomsday" Howard has rattled off six straight wins, including five in a row by knockout. After last night's victory, he made an unusual offer.

UFC on FUEL 10 breakdown: Nogueira vs. Werdum

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It is a rematch of a 2006 fight, but a lot has changed since then for both heavyweights who battle Saturday night in Fortaleza, Brazil. Mike Chiappetta analyzes the main-event matchup.

Spong confirmed for WSOF 4, likely vs. DeAnda

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After withdrawing from a June WSOF event, Tyrone Spong will be back in August, according to the promotion's president Ray Sefo.

Fitch motivated by 'hostile' past, new beginning

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Jon Fitch makes his World Series of Fighting debut on June 14, but the connection between him and his old home in the UFC hasn't been broken just yet.

Brandao vs. Pineda set for UFC on FOX Sports 1

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The dynamic featherweight finishers have been added to a loaded card for the UFC's return to Boston.

Hendricks says he's turning up heat for GSP

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The southpaw slugger says he's always trained and competed (and won) at 80 percent, and wonders how Georges St-Pierre will handle him now that he's reached full power.

Edwards vs. Thatch added to UFC on FOX Sports 1 #2

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Highly touted prospect Brandon Thatch will make his UFC debut in August against veteran Justin Edwards.

MMA Roundtable: Free-agent frenzy

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Josh Barnett, Rampage Jackson, Nick Newell and Bubba Jenkins all came off the board in the last couple weeks. Luke Thomas and Mike Chiappetta analyze the impact of the free-agent signings.

McDaniel-Tavares added to UFC on FOX Sports 1 #2

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TUF 17's most criticized fighter goes back to the octagon in August against rugged veteran Brad Tavares, while a welterweight matchup between James Head and Bobby Voelker has also been added.

Rampage signing a bold gamble for Bellator

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In January, Bellator's CEO Bjorn Rebney told reporters Rampage Jackson was a "square-peg, round-hole" situation nearing the end of his career. On Tuesday, the promotion signed him to a multi-year...

Lyoto Machida vs. Phil Davis planned for UFC 163

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Lyoto Machida was at one time likely to fight for the belt, but instead, he's expected to face Phil Davis in August in his home country of Brazil.

Injury rumor jolted Weidman, but focus on Silva

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Chris Weidman tends to get so focused on things that nothing can stop him, including the call of nature, as he explained on Monday's edition of The MMA Hour.

Lil Nog injured, out of UFC 161

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The UFC on Sunday confirmed that their co-headlining fight in Winnipeg was off after an injury knocked Antonio Rogerio Nogueira off the card. A hunt is under way for a replacement to fight Shogun Rua.

10 years later, Thomson still chasing UFC gold

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At 34 years old, Josh Thomson is the elder statesman of the lightweight division's top 10, but has his sights set on Benson Henderson and the UFC lightweight championship

Moraga's task to beat Johnson's 'boring' greatness

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Despite criticizing the champ's style, UFC flyweight John Moraga knows he has a tough job in front of him at UFC on FOX 8.

Del Rosario out, Gonzaga in vs. Herman at UFC 162

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An injury has left a heavyweight opening at UFC 162, quickly filled by veteran Gabriel Gonzaga.

Undefeated Krylov debuts vs. Palelei at UFC 164

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At 14-0, young heavyweight Nikita Krylov has earned the attention of the UFC, who signed him to debut in August against veteran Soa Palelei.

Nick Diaz Promotions confirms June 22 WAR event

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UFC welterweight Nick Diaz is officially in the promotion game, as a June 22 show was announced for the launch of his show, WAR MMA. It features a main event pitting his teammate Daniel Roberts...

MMA Roundtable: Cain & JDS go beyond trilogy?

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Shaun Al-Shatti and Mike Chiappetta wonder if the heavyweight big dogs have several fights to go, as well as if Teixeira or Gustafsson is the tougher matchup for Jones, if forcing retirement on...

UFC 160 suspensions: Teixeira faces up to 6 months

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Glover Teixeira and Mark Hunt are among the several fighters facing the possibility of lengthy medical suspensions stemming from octagon action last weekend.

Matt Serra at peace with retirement

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A health problem finally forced Matt Serra to accept the inevitable, that his fight career was over. But the author of MMA's most memorable upset is comfortable with all that he accomplished.

The Forward Roll: UFC 160 edition

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What might be next for some of the key participants of last Saturday night's event.

Cain, JDS prove again they're division's best

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MMA sees new contenders come and go in a blink, but Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos have ruled and will continue to reign over the heavyweights for the foreseeable future.

Henderson-Grant possible for UFC on FOX Sports 1

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UFC president Dana White said the next lightweight title fight would take place before October, and could find a home on the UFC on FOX Sports 1 show in Boston.

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