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  1. Evan Tanner has left this world a little less interesting (Joe Rogan's Blog)
    Thought this was worth sharing... The world has lost one of it’s most interesting characters. The news spread all over the Internet yesterday that former UFC middleweight champion Evan Tanner is...
  2. Liddell vs. Franklin? kinda makes sense
    i think this would be a good fight but i also think it kind of makes sense. Franklin looked great at LHW but he needs at least one more win against a top 5-8 guy before we can start to see him in the...
  3. Looking beyond Dream 6
    After the MW Grand prix is over, and hoping Dream still runs its promotion. I heard they were having some trouble? Does Dream do a LHW Grand prix? Do they have a card where the Grand prix champions...
  4. which fight are you more excited about?
    I was kinda joking about hughes vs serra because i know how excited most of you are from other threads. but ya. just curious. oh and here is a random picture!!! enjoy m' k?
  5. Petition To Induct Evan Tanner Into UFC HOF Posthumously. PLEASE SIGN!
    Just found this link on Mania, it's a petition started to request that Evan Tanner be posthumously inducted into the UFC Hall Of Fame. Petition Over 1300 signatures in less than 12 hours. I've...
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  6. Travels with Pav
    An interesting series over at mmajunkie.com. Ken Pavia is an agent to many well known fighters in the top orgs. Part1 If anyone has seen part 2 please post the link. I can't find it. Part 3
  7. Anyone have any FL mma connections
    I am in film school, currently takng a documentary class. Our topic is mma (big suprise) We are looking for a subject. Either an ameture just startting out. Someone training for a big fight, or...
  8. can i just say...........
    i am VERY happy to see all the love for Evan Tanner. Evan was in his prime fighting days when i was introduced to mma, and he was an instant favorite. The overwhelming display of respect, admiration,...
  9. Chuck vs. Shogun
    Does Chuck deserve this match-up with Shogun? IMO he does even if he has lost at LHW 3 of his last 4 fights, a win over Shogun would definetaly put him back in the running for the LHW crown, or would...
  10. Evan Tanner's Blog entry about going to the desert
    For those who havn't read it yet, here is Evan's blog entry about going on his desert journey... it can be found on his blog at spike.com. It's Saturday night. I'm not out on the town socializing,...
  11. Affliction to team up with Golden Boy
    Atencio promised a major announcement on Affliction’s future this Saturday at the MGM Grand Hotel, where the Marquez/Casamayor fight is scheduled to take place. The timing and location of the...
  12. De la Hoya Talks MMA
    Golden Boy + Affliction + HDnet(Cuban) = MMA will be Mainstream in NO TIME! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PODVNxjWSMo
  13. Yahoo! Sports' Kevin Iole Proves He IS NOT A 'UFC Nuthugger'
    http://mmarated.com/blogs/blog/20080909/yahoo__sports__kevin_iole_proves_he_is_not_a__ufc_nuthugger_-678.html More often than not, Yahoo! Sports' Kevin Iole gets ripped online for being a 'UFC...
  14. TUF Love: Keep your friends close … and your enemies closer (Video)
    No, this isn’t a punchline! Join three of the most unlikely castmates from the original season of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) as they find themselves face-to-face in a cramped rental car almost four...
  15. Question about the upcoming CR event
    I thought a fight between Ross Pointon and Che Mills was supossed to happen, but I don't see it there, and on the "Vote for 2 more fights" post earlier I didn't notice it either, did I miss one of...
  16. Ryan Schultz's personal life
    I keep hearing about his messed up personal life, can anybody tell me some details?
  17. TUF 8 fighter vids
    I posted this for my camp. I thought everyone might enjoy it so here it is.... feel free to add any to the thread that you find LW: Joe Duarte- vs. a can Ido Pariente- Hero's Lithuania Shane Nelson-...
  18. Wanderlei vs. Rampage 3
    I personally think this is a 50/50 match, although mental problems on rampages behalf have me leaning towards wanderlei. I think Rampage is alot more accurate and efficient with his striking on the...
  19. World class combat sport athletes who competed in MMA
    I thought it would be interesting to make a list of the people who performed at the highest levels in other combat sports before or after getting into MMA. I want this to really be a list of...
  20. "rare" submission videos
    I came across a video that had some subs listed that i have either never seen or heard of. They were listed on a "rare submissions of mma" video, but i couldn't get it to work. Does anyone have links...
  21. Toughest Fighters on the Planet! (MMA actually gets some love)
    I just happened upon this on Comcast's website...at least they're good for something. It's actually a decent list, considering there's a blend of boxers and MMA fighters. Usually these lists are all...
  22. Why does the Pride website still exist?!
    And why do they waste their time updating it with UFC content?!
  23. Evan tanner ... did he want it that way ??
    Over the past 5 days, the shock of evan tanners sudden death still hasn't settled in. It always seems to be the way in life that out of no where shock celebrity deaths frequently hit us fans all over...
  24. MMA : Girl kicks Guy's ass
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HOATT6Xg7Nk
  25. "Battle of the TUFS"...............
    with Rashad winning, he will face Griffin. They are both winners of TUF. i say this alot but i want to see a Nate Diaz vs. Mac Danzig, especially if they both win their upcoming fights, it may...
  26. i'm looking for a fight...? Can anyone help?
    i thought it was Royce Gracie but i cant seem to find it. he has his oppenents arm through his legs and his other arm pinned back and he just elbows him in the head over and over. Sound Familiar???
  27. Honest Question About Tanner
    First let me say, I mean no disrespect at all to Evan Tanner or his family. He was a good fighter and I respect him very much. But I honestly want to air some thoughts that have been sticking in the...
  28. Favorite SUB and KO of all time!?
    just wondering what everyones favorite sub and ko is, (i know its hard to choose) and one more just cool thing (KO, SUB, a move ect...) so three things SUB, Ko, and a free choice have fun with it!...
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  29. Judges
    Does anyone have any honest ideas about what to do about judges? i think its ridiculous some of the decisions. Its been a problem since the begining. I would rather have the athletics commision do it...
  30. Fedor vs ?
    If they still let Barnett and Arloski fight, who is Fedor gonna face. I sure hope it is not Tito, that would be horrible. I just don't know who else it could be. Anyone?
  31. Shamrock Shuffle
    Shamrock Shuffle A gif I made. Probably one of the funniest moments from a fight I can remember. It's my avatar, but the 40 kb size limit makes it hard to see that he falls before he even gets hit....
  32. chuck needs to move to HW
    if Chuck doesnt want to fight worthless fights at lhw that are just good for the style matches he needs to move to hw. if he stays at lhw the reality is he wont be champ again. but at heavyweight...
  33. If Clay Guida Win
    if Guida win i will put him vs kurt pellegrino that can be a hell of a fight
  34. Bas Rutten “Kimbo Has More Skill Than Lesnar.”
    http://www.themmanews.com/?p=1625 EliteXC held their Conference Call today and it was quite a lively affair. In addition to the usual banter between Ken Shamrock and Kimbo Slice(during which Shamrock...
  35. Wanderlei Silva action figure exclusively joins Round 5 in Series 2 UFC collection
    Wanderlei Silva will now join the ranks of those forever immortalized in plastic. Round 5 — the MMA industry’s fastest growing worldwide collectible figure company — has landed the the exclusive...
  36. What ever happened to...
    Gerald Harris. He impressed me on the show even though he lost to Amir. He was pretty exciting too, lots of slams and he was pretty active. But after the show he kind of just disappeared. Does anyone...
  37. manhoef vs silva
    how would Melvon Manhoef do against Andeson silva. I think he would do well till it hit the ground but thats me what you think
  38. best of the 80s
    starting with ufc 80, i am making a hl video, all the way up to 87 list your best subs/ kos
  39. Fedor vs Brock by an analyst
    here it is
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  40. Does any one know who's fighting on the sportfight card this friday in portland?
    I tried looking for the card on their web page but that thing is all but worthless.
  41. No upkicks to the head?
    I swear I saw this in two events recently... this was a first for me. (funny thing was they were still upkicking to the head anyway) Has anyone else noticed this? wtf, is this something new?
  42. Best MMA Tribute Ever....
    Some of you guys must have seen this......I barely seen it yesterday. Got to love Don Frye. Don Frye
  43. Has Roger Huerta lost his heart???
    I watched Rogers last fight again, and it seems like he just wasnt in the fight. He just wasnt the Roger we all have known.
  44. DREAM 6 videos preview for September 23 event
    I cannot wait. Dream 6 video preview
  45. Miguel Torres Defends Title in Dec!
    Miguel Torres Defends His Belt Dec 3rd Tuesday, September 16, 2008 Miguel Torres Ready To Defend WEC Title On December 3rd WEC Bantamweight Champion and top ranked bantemweight in the world Miguel...
  46. Employment
    Does anybody know how to get employed in the mma industry? such as fighter representation or show promotion....aside from starting from the ground up or banging on doors and making phone calls to...
  47. Teaser For Next Month's Shape Magazine With MMA Photoshoot
    You get one guess as to who. Hint: A female fighter. Video trailer
  48. Should the UFC induct fights into the H.O.F?
    There has been some great fights over the years in the UFC and definatley there are some fights that stand out above the rest, Forrest/Bonnar 1 was the fight that launched the UFC, and IMO deserves...
  49. Most Underdog picks
    Out of all the fights that have underdogs in them, I have pick 3 out 5. I'm pretty stoked for thisc ard since I actually have faith in these guys on beating the people they're facing. My three...
  50. Apparently
    Joe Duarte has signed with a promotion according to the front page of the news section of this site. My surprise is this. It's not so much that he signed with another organization besides the ufc....
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