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BJ Penn: A Brief History on his Legacy Part 3

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In this final installment of the 'objective retrospective', we'll look at B.J. Penn's dominance at Lightweight in the UFC, and what to make of his legacy.

BJ Penn: A Brief History Part 2

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In part two of the objective retrospective, we reflect on BJ Penn's journey to Japan, and his bout the members of the Gracie family. Was this where Penn lost the allure, or strengthened it?

This Day in MMA: Hendo/Shogun, Fitch fired

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A look at the many MMA events that have happened on November 19th in years past.

The history of BJ Penn VS Caol Uno

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BJ Penn and Caol Uno met twice in the UFC (and almost a third time) before those two historic matches in the octagon, ending first with a highlight reel KO, and followed by a five-round war for the...

The story of Jens Pulver's controversial UFC debut

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Before he became the UFC lightweight champion under the tutelage of Pat Miletich, Jens Pulver was a disciple of Bob Shamrock. It was under the adopted father of Ken and Frank that Jens had his...

The Iceman Cometh: The UFC Debut of Chuck Liddell

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Before he became one of the most dominant light-heavyweights in the UFC, Chuck Liddell had to earn his way into the company. With his life at a crucial point, it was either make his dreams a...

The secret story behind the worst UFC fight ever

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The Fight Nerd makes his Bloody Elbow debut by taking a look back at one of the most infamous debacles in UFC history, UFC 9's rematch between Ken Shamrock and Dan Severn.

UFC on FX 7: 5 fights to watch first

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UFC on FX 7 should tell MMA fans a lot about the state of the MW division and beyond. History may prove prophetic for some fighters, and here are the 5 fights that explain how.

JDS and Cain: Career Highlights

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With Junior dos Santos and Cain Velasquez squaring off for the UFC Heavyweight title at UFC 155 on Saturday we look back at the career high points of both fighters.

Before Fighting Was Ultimate It Was Super

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Would you be a fan of the UFC is it was called Super instead of Ultimate? The forgotten but true story of the first MMA league in the United States. The Martial Chronicles: Before Fighting was...

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