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  1. The way to shut up F. Shamrock
    Since he's not signed to UFC/ or Pride . I'm not sure if his 3 fight Bodog contract is exclusive, but since all the other recognizable fighter's they have signed seem to be able to fight other places...
  2. Video of Frank-Renzo
    Does anyone have video of the shamrok gracie fight or know a site where i can see it
  3. GSP vs Chuck at UFC 74
    GSP has mentioned he will fight and class. Lets say chuck and GSP dominate for the next year.....WHO WINS THIS FIGHT
  4. Does Shamrock hurt more than help?
    After watching the Elite card on Saturday and seeing what happened at the end does the way Frank handled it hurt the cause of Elite more than it helps. I think so. For the most part it was a decent...
  5. Joe Rogan vs. Wesley Snipes???
    a while back i remember when Rumors were in the air that Joe Rogan wanted to fight Wesley Snipes in the octagon... this hadnt crossed my mind in a while till i saw Wesley Snipes in the crowd at UFC...
  6. Shogun vs Wandy
    I think this would be a great fight, but we may never see it. I Think Shogun would take this. His striking/clinch looks more technical to me. It would be a war though.
  7. bodogfight premiere tonight - LW
    the new season of bodogfight starts tonight.. im not able to watch them, but the two fights tonight sound like they will be great.. they are starting with the lightweights.. yves edwards vs mike...
  8. Shamrock Ahead On Cards?
    Middleweight Frank Shamrock was ahead on two of the three judges’ first round score cards in his Saturday’s bout against Renzo Gracie, confirmed Mississippi Athletic Commissioner John Lewis this...
  9. Franklin hughes
    I dont no if theres already been a post like this made, but i was woundering who you guys think would take it. I no they said during tuf 2 they wouldnt fight but i think it could be interesting.
  10. Shamrock/Gracie Theories
    Here's a decent breakdown on why it happpened: Article
  11. BodogFight matches not appearing on Sherdog records?
    I noticed that fighter records on Sherdog don't reflect the matches aired on last night's BodogFight: St. Petersburg. Yves Edwards , for example. I know that the matches in The Ultimate Fighter were...
  12. Mirko Cro Cop Story - 8 Part Documentary Series
    Someone pointed these videos my way and they are great. I hardly knew what Mirko is like outside of the ring/cage so I was curious. These videos were filmed by a Croatian crew for the Japanese...
  13. cole escovedo suffers paralysis
    this is absolutely terrible.. i really hope he gets back on his feet.. great fighter link to story
  14. Melvin Manhoef retires from Cage Rage!
    melvin manhoef has retired from cage rage due to signing a two year deal with K-1.. source that leaves the cage rage light heavyweight championship vacant.. and it looks like the fight for the title...
  15. Histroy of MMA
    Origins of MMA Mixed Martial Arts has it is known today has been known has many different things in the past. Pankration in the Greek Olympics and NHB (No Holds Barred) in the 1990's. In fact all...
  16. Best grappler from your state
    I live in PA so I would have to choose either Josh Koscheck or Kurt Angle.
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  17. New MMA Quiz
    Kept this one short and sweet (it's been a busy week) Some are pretty easy, some are harder Who am I? 1. I ’m the first 2nd generation Gracie (sons of Helio and Carlos) to lose in MMA (I’m not...
  18. Dream matchup- Aoki vs Penn
    2 of the most exciting, flexoble jujitsy guys who takes it. I'll go with Penn, just because of his chin. They would be great on the ground , but BJ could KO him, and he has more power IMO. Plus Aoki...
  19. Shooto - Back to our Roots - February 17th - Aoki vs Kikuchi rematch
    Shooto event this saturday.. here is the fight card.. Takeya Mizugaki vs. Atsushi Yamamoto Koutetsu Boku vs. Kenichiro Togashi Yusuke Endo vs. Ganjo Tentsuku “Lion” Takeshi Inoue vs. Hiroyuki Abe...
  20. Best chins in MMA-POLL
    Who's got the best chin and please explain why. I'll go with Big Nog. Anybody who can take repeated shots from Sapp, Cro-cop and still come back and win is the man. In the 1rst Fedor fight his head...
  21. MMA magazine
    Does anybody have any suggestions for which MMA magazine is the best now. I am looking to get a subscription, and didn't realize how many magazines are out now. any suggestions (which one's suck or...
  22. MMA Magazines
    I just got my first issue of FightSport mag. I choose this one because the book store that is near my work only carries three types of mma mags. Grapple, FightSport, and Black Belt (I know Black Belt...
  23. Who do you wish was your best friend?(ufc)
    would would you like best as a buddy you can hang with? im sure you wouldnt want a buddy you dont understand...so CroCop,Wandy, and all of them are not on the list
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  24. On new and casual MMA fans.
    I've seen lots of people complain about UFC fans and crowds (not just on this forum, all over the place), because they don't understand the sport very well yet. Booing at UFC events is rampant, and I...
  25. MMAPlayground Rankings discussion
    They're up. Not too bad overall IMO. I do have 1 gripe though and it's a HUGE one. Penn at #4 WW and freakin #6 LW even though he hasn't had a win in either div for 3 yrs or better. WTF!? It's not...
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  26. Do you think Dana White is bad for MMA
    I had some thoughts about the women MMA and after that about the MMA in general... I've seen a lot of videos heard a lot of promoters, fighters etc. who think Dana White (a.k.a. Uncle Fester) is...
  27. Strikers vs. Submission Specialist
    I know this topic is played out, but I wanted to post it anyway. The Pride/UFC champions and their most dominant skill is Gnp or some type of striking. Strikers or GnP... Takanori Gomi Sean Sherk...
  28. Tito passing title for friendship???
    If tito were to win his next few fight and get back into title contention...and rampage beat chuck for the title...he would have to say F*ck it and fight rampage right???
  29. bodog on ION
    free bodog fight card tonight on ion Bodog Fight Presents: USA vs. Russia Saturday, Feburary 17 at 8/7C on ION 3 hour show followed by replay of MMA Fight night bodogFight
  30. Scott Smith vs Pete Sell: Video anybody?
    Damn I havnt seen that fight in a long long time and really want to see it again. I have been unsuccessful in my attempts to find a video of it and was wondering if anybody has link to to. Thank Q
  31. K1 Greatest Fights
    Alot of people have said they haven't seen alot of K1 or know alot about it, especially the roots of it all and how it all began, this is basically a set of great articles from a really good...
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  32. Fighters in the IFL you'd like to see come to a big stage, UFC or Pride!
    My picks: 1. Chris Horodecki 2. Bart Palaszeki 3. Rory Markham 4. And Finnally Matt Lindland...haha...
  33. KOTC 5 Event Set: Combat Collection
    EXECUTION DAY REDEMPTION RAPID FIRE PREDATOR RETURNS ALL STARS On the Predator Returns, Don Frye fights Warpath, their is a fight between Matt Dell and Matt Verhalen that is a stand up war. It is...
  34. anderson silva overated
    anderson silva was less than domanate while in pride with loses to takase and chonan. he beat franklin now he is ranked number one in the world. my problem with this is the fact that dan henderson...
  35. gracie quit?
    i have heard alot of poeple saying renzo found a easy way out and he took it. i didnt see it that way he was never hurt at all before the incident and things were going his way. i saw him let his arm...
  36. Diesel Demoted?
    According to mmaweekly.com Joe Riggs is fighting on the next WEC card; I still think its only a matter of time before he's back in the UFC but man has this guy had some major ups and downs at such a...
  37. Cool Shogun Training Video at Chute Boxe USA
    http://www.dailymotion.com/visited/search/wanderlei%2Bsilva/video/xwdfb_mauricio-shogun-training Those leg kicks make me cringe.
  38. Cage Rage 21 "Judgement Day" Fight Card
    April 21, Wembley Arena in London, England -Bob Sapp vs. Robert Berry -Vitor Belfort vs. Marvin Eastman -Evangelista "Cyborg" Santos vs. James Zikic* -Mark Weir vs. Daijiro Matsui -Mark Epstein vs....
  39. Dear Don Volume 2
    Dear Don Volume 2 I love this guy.
  40. List of other Orgs! Add yours!
    A AFC (Absolute Fighting Championship) AFC (Alaska Fighting Championship) Apex AOW (Art of War) AX Fighting Championships B Battle of Rome Bodog Brazillian Vale Tudo C Cage Combat Fighting...
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  41. Renzo Gracie kicking Nate Marquardt in the face.. funny vid
    kind of a pointless post, i just stumbled on this and thought it was funny to see (not funny that nate got kicked in the face).. so i guess ricardo almeida held onto the choke for a little bit too...
  42. Yamamoto #9 P4P
    HAHAHAHAHA...is this some kind of a sick joke? http://www.mmaplayground.com/top-10-mma-fighters.aspx
  43. Kawajiri vs Sherk ???
    Who would win Kawajiri or Sherk.... Under pride rules I think Kawajiri would take it because he could punish Sherk for bad takedown attempts. I think it would be a good fight but Kawajiri would win...
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  44. Vitor's future, your thoughts
    Ok... we most likely all know the story of Vitor Belfort... "Vitor of Old", he's lost 5 of his last 7 fights... yada yada... but Vitor is only 29 years old. Does anyone with an inside track think...
  45. Quinton Rampage vs. Chuck Liddell--First Fight *Video Inside*
    I think this is a video most fans should see if they already haven't, first fight between Rampage and Chuck Liddell. RAMPAGE vs LIDDELL
  46. Brock Lesnar to make MMA debut in May
    source looks like lesnar is finally going to make his debut in MMA for hero's in may.. i'm not really too interested in him, but i know alot of people are.. just another wrestler trying to mix it...
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  47. David Loiseau joins Jackson's camp
    another interesting story.. link i think itll be a good move for loiseau.. jackson's is a great camp, so they can only make good fighters that much better.. i'll be interested to see how he...
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  48. # 4 #
    help me out here. i understand ranking the fighters in their weight classes, but what is the criteria used for ranking fighters pound for pound and why would some non belt holders be in front of belt...
  49. richieb19's MMA Hall of Fame (20/02/07)
    Bas Rutten Alias: El Guapo Record: 28-4-1 (12 KO, 13 Sub) Background: Muay Thai / Tae Kwon Do / Kyokushin Karate World Titles: UFC HW Champion, 3X King of Pancrase Most Memorable Match: Vs. Frank...
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  50. royce gracie
    When you think of the name Royce Gracie you think ufc 1,2,3,4 and 5. When i first saw this guy sweep the mma world, i was amazed having never trained in mma myself and seen too many van damme /...
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