MMA Judging

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Settling the Score: Zane and Connor Judge UFN 38

BE's Zane Simon and Connor Ruebusch compare scorecards from UFC Fight Night 38: Henderson vs. Shogun. Of course, there weren't all that many decisions to discuss, but the event had it's fair share...

BE Analytics: Examining Ground Control and Winning

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Bloody Elbow’s analytics expert looks at the nature of different ground control positions in MMA, and how they help fighters win by knockout, submission and judges’ decision.

Who did most to finish? Hendricks vs Lawler

KJ returns with his 'Who Did Most To Finish?' judging experiment, this time tackling the welterweight slugfest between Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler for the title. Find out if Hendricks is the...

BE Analytics: What If Fights Were Scored Whole?

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Johny Hendricks gets a chance at redemption on Saturday after his dominant ‘loss’ to GSP. In remembrance of that event, Paul Gift examines how MMA decisions would be different if bouts were scored...

Who did most to finish? Davis vs Eye

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KJ returns with the next instalment in his experimental judging series by looking at the Alexis Davis vs Jessica Eye fight that ended in split decision at UFC 170.

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'Who did most to finish?' Rewind nomination thread

Since I'm trying to make my 'Who Did Most To Finish?' articles a regular thing, and since there are rare occasions where we find ourselves in a week without a major MMA event, I'm planning to...

Makdessi vs Patrick: Who Did Most To Finish?

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KJ Gould returns with his experimental judging format by scoring the 'fight' aspect of UFC 169's John Makdessi vs Alan Patrick bout. Read on to find out his findings, as well as the poll results...

Henderson vs Thomson: Who did most to finish?

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KJ Gould attempts to use his own simplified judging criteria to score Benson Henderson vs Josh Thomson. Will it end the controversy, or generate more? Read on to find out the results.

The Best Judge in MMA: Douglas Crosby

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We can identify poor MMA judges as those on the butt of every bad joke, but Dallas Winston sets the record straight on the judge with the best overall track record in MMA.

No requirement for judges to be tested regularly

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Examining the systemic problems with judging in MMA, with Nick Lembo and Rob Hinds.

Referee Rob Hinds '10-10 rounds are like unicorns'

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MMA referee and judge, Rob Hinds discusses a variety of topics including the elusive 10-10 round, what constitutes a 10-8 round, point deductions and more.

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TETE: Nate/Dallas watch and score Hunt vs. Silva

Kid Nate and Dallas Winston are back with another iteration of MMA Tete-A-Tete: Coarsening the Discourse, this time revisiting the epic heavyweight slobberknocker between Mark Hunt and Antonio...

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TETE: TUF 18 preview, revisiting Diaz vs Maynard 2

Kid Nate and Dallas Winston are back with another iteration of MMA Tete-A-Tete: Coarsening the Discourse, this time previewing TUF 18, crediting the ladies' presence on the show and scrutinizing...

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