UFC 173: Barao vs. Dillashaw Previews, Predictions, and Prognostications

Renan Barao defends his title against T.J. Dillashaw at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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UFC 173 preview: Barao vs Dillashaw

Bloody Elbow presents a preview of UFC 173: Barao vs. Dillashaw in our fight card primer series. Here we look at the main event: Renan Barao vs. TJ Dillashaw for the UFC Bantamweight title.

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UFC 173 fight primer: Cormier vs. Hendo

Bloody Elbow presents its fight primer coverage for UFC 173: Barao vs. Dillashaw. Here, we look at the co-main event between light heavyweight contenders Daniel Cormier vs. Dan Henderson.

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UFC 173 fight primer: Lawler vs. Ellenberger

Bloody Elbow presents its fight primer coverage for tomorrow night's UFC 173: Barao vs. Dillashaw. Here, we look at a welterweight showdown between Robbie Lawler and Jake Ellenberger.

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UFC 173 preview show w/ Ariel Helwani

Ariel Helwani and Dave Doyle of MMA Fighting talk about UFC 173 heading into tonight's fights including Renao Barao vs. T.J. Dillashaw and Daniel Cormier vs. Dan Henderson.

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UFC 173: Barao vs. Dillashaw Prognostication

Renan Barao defends his title against TJ Dillashaw at the MGM Grand in Vegas. Can Team Alpha Male finally rid itself of its title fight curse, or will Renan do what he's always done, which is win.

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UFC 173: Cormier vs. Henderson Prognostication

Danie Cormier inches closer towards a title shot against Jon Jones should he take out the legend, Dan Henderson. Does Hendo still have enough to spoil Cormier's ascendance in the division?

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UFC 173 staff picks and predictions

Check out who the Bloody Elbow staff is picking for each and every UFC 173 fight.

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UFC 173: Lawler vs. Ellenberger Prognostication

Robbie Lawler returns from his WW title fight to face Jake Ellenberger in a bout between two heavy handed competitors that is sure to have a lot of fans clenching their teeth in anticipation, and sympathy.

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The Haters' Guide to UFC 173

Mookie Alexander and Patrick Wyman return with another installment of the Haters' Guide, a pre-event airing of grievances. This week's edition covers the lack of interest in Renan Barao, the constant re-tooling of UFC 173, and Dan Henderson.

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UFC 173: Mizugaki vs. Rivera Prognostication

Takeya Mizugaki looks to continue his winning sways against the hard hitting Francisco Rivera for UFC 173.

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UFC makes unforced PR error?

The casual viewer could very easily find a lot wrong with Dan Henderson's delivery of a stack of fried chicken to Daniel Cormier.

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UFC 173: Varner vs. Krause Prognostication

Jamie Varner battles lightweight colleague James Krause in a bout that feels like a bout to get him back into the win column. What are the chances Krause is capable of playing the spoiler?

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Renan Barao and the mysterious missing records

There's no question that Renan Barao is a great fighter, or that he's even potentially a record setting one, but the UFC's promotion of him brings into question exactly how dominant he's been.

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The Climb: TJ Dillashaw, technical retrospective

Few fighters have experienced as much improvement in the space of two years as TJ Dillashaw has under Duane Ludwig. BE's striking specialist Connor Ruebusch breaks down Dillashaw's technical progression.

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