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UFC 20th Anniversary Memories

As many of you reading would’ve already known, Tuesday was the 20th anniversary of the UFC’s very first show. To take part in the anniversary celebration, the crew at FGB decided to share their favorite fight from the numbered cards.

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UFC on Fuel TV: Rich Franklin vs. Cung Le Play By Play

Why am I up at 6AM to watch UFC? I’m not exactly sure. This is the first ever UFC event in China and while Cung Le isn’t Chinese, I guess he is the closest thing the UFC has to someone who channels Bruce Lee’s spirit. 1. Jeff Hougland vs. Takeya Mizugaki Mizugaki escaped a submission…

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Rear Naked Ramblings – Maynard/Guida, UFC 147, And Victor Ortiz

Duan and Big D are of the opinion that there is simply too much MMA on TV. Cactus Jim and I are of the opinion that as viewers, we can pick and choose what is important to watch and thus, more MMA isn’t necessarily a problem. However, when it comes to B-level shows, I’ve noticed…

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The Aftermath – UFC 126

UFC was a fairly bland show, and disappointing based on the expectation level. The card was loaded with interesting fights, but the outcome wasn’t as fulfilling as expected. It was a show that will be remembered for two things, one of which was a spontaneous moment in which Jon Jones became the number one contender…

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UFC 126 Play-By-Play: Vitor Belfort Vs. Anderson Silva

It seems like forever since New Year’s Day when we saw UFC 125. Even though there weren’t a ton of people who bought that fight, there seems to be a buzz for the UFC again, though not like they’ve lost their roll or anything. But in the last few days, the hype for this event…

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UFC 126 Preview – Vitor Belfort Vs. Anderson Silva

I decided to do this preview slightly differently than usual. Rather than talk about the top one or two fights, I wanted everyone’s thoughts on the main card. However, I just wanted their prediction for the winner and prediction for the finish. We’ll see how this works out. I was able to get more people…

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The Aftermath – UFC 115

I was able to watch UFC 115 on the big screen in a movie theater. There were maybe 10 of us watching in one of the larger theaters, so I’m guessing it was a big failure for the UFC. But it was cool to watch the show this way and if you get the opportunity,…

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New Poll – Should Chuck Liddell Retire?

After losing to Rich Franklin by first round TKO at UFC 115, should Chuck Liddell retire? You can vote on the right-hand side of this page by selecting either the yes or no bubble. If you want, you can explain your vote in the comments below.

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UFC 115 Live Play By Play – Rich Franklin Vs. Chuck Liddell

I’m going to be live blogging this on my Blackberry from a movie theater. I’ve always wanted to see the UFC in a theater and this is the time to do it. It’s going to be interesting to see what kind of crowd comes out to the show. We’ll back back in a few hours…

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