Full results from UFC 129 at the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada: Main Card: Welterweight Championship: Georges St. Pierre def. Jake Shields (unanimous decision) Featherweight Championship: Jose Aldo def. Mark Hominick (unanimous decision) Lyoto Machida def. Randy Couture (KO/front kick, R1; 1:05) Vladimir Matyushenko defeats Jason Brilz (KO/punches, R1; 0:20) Ben Henderson defeats Mark [...]
Archive for April, 2011
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A potential superfight between Fedor Emelianenko and Dan Henderson has hit a roadbump over a possible catchweight both fighters will meet at. Once the fight is finally signed, the fight is expected to take place during a Strikeforce event in July. Both Fedor’s M-1 camp and Henderson’s Team Quest representatives have approved the fight, but [...]
MMA legend Randy Couture will step into the cage just one more time as an active fighter, when he meets former champion Lyoto Machida at UFC 129. The UFC Hall-of-Famer’s MMA career will come to an end in front of more than 55,000 people in Toronto, and should allow Couture to retire with one last [...]
This guest post was written by Around the Octagon contributor Jason Mick, an experienced journalist who will occasionally post on Squabbles. Mike Hatamoto will have a story highlighting some of the keys to victory Shields will use when he steps into the cage next week. Georges St. Pierre has only lost twice in his career [...]
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Jason “Mayhem” Miller will leave behind a turbulent DREAM and Strikeforce career in favor of entering the UFC octagon at UFC 132. The newly-signed middleweight will face Aaron Simpson during UFC 132: Cruz vs. Faber II on July 2 in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Miller is a well-rounded fighter with decent [...]
BJJ superstar Vinny Magalhaes will step into the ring later this month during M-1 Challenge, but has another issue on his mind: issues within the sport of BJJ that hurt its development. Magalhaes recently spoke out about the BJJ belt promotion system and how easily some people are given their belts. Here is what he [...]