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UFC Fight Night: Mendes vs Lamas - Inside the Guard

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T.P. Grant takes a look back at Chad Mendes' dominant win and other technical aspects of the UFC Fight Night.

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Inside the Guard looks back at the UFC Fight Night: Chad Mendes vs Ricardo Lamas. Not too much big picture to talk about on this one, but some technique talk to go over.

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Quick rundown of the show:

  • Brief recap of main event between Mendes and Lamas
  • Thoughts on Al Iaquinta win over Jorge Masvidal and MMA scoring system
  • Some MMA metagame talk on trip takedowns from the clinch
  • Discussion of biggest hurdle for Russian fighters coming to UFC

No big in-depth breakdown this week. While Inside the Guard covers any televised UFC card, sadly I will be traveling for the mysterious day job over the upcoming UFC on Fox card. I won't be able to watch the event live and will not be able to record. Sorry! But I will be back for UFC 186.

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