UFC Faces Chaos If Tyron Woodley Ducks Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson

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Flames of chaos have engulfed the UFC welterweight division after Tyron Woodley‘s emphatic title win at this past Saturday’s UFC 201 event. Though the fire is still in its infancy, and no damage has been done yet, it threatens to destroy all within its path, including the UFC’s divisional structure and championship meritocracy. The welterweight […] READ MORE


Stipe Miocic Can Revive UFC's Flagging Heavyweight Division

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Last Saturday night at UFC 195 in Las Vegas, Stipe Miocic provided a timely reminder of the undying appeal of heavyweight MMA. Heading into battle with a revered foe and household-name in Andrei Arlovski, predictions were as diverse as they were debated, with the fight acknowledged as having potential to play out in a multitude […] READ MORE


The Third Coming of Todd Duffee

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It’s been a long, arduous road to travel, but Todd Duffee has finally arrived at his destination. On July 15 in San Diego, California the 29 year old Heavyweight enters his first UFC main-event, set to square off with the legendary former champion Frank Mir. That it took six years for Duffee to reach this career […] READ MORE


Why UFC Must Reconsider Kelvin Gastelum Stance

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Under the watchful eye of respected nutritionist Mike Dolce there was a small clamor not too long ago for Kelvin Gastelum to consider dropping to Lightweight. Standing proudly from the scales in Indianapolis, Indiana and weighing in comfortably at 170 lbs ahead of his dominant win over Brian Melancon in August 2013, Gastelum looked like […] READ MORE


Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson – The UFC’s Next Breakout Star

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Though almost certain to be lost among the furor surrounding UFC 189, just one day removed from Aldo vs McGregor could be the coronation of another huge star in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s ranks. Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson isn’t known to churn out media-friendly sound-bites during his interviews, but the soft-spoken 32 year-old wouldn’t have it […] READ MORE