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  • UFC 170: The Forum Threads

    By: Jeff Sherwood

    Ronda Rousey improved to 9-0 at UFC 170. | Photo: Dave Mandel/Sherdog.com



    Ronda Rousey successfully defended the Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s bantamweight crown with a first-round technical knockout against Sara McMann in the UFC 170 main event on Saturday at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. However, it was not without controversy. McMann succumbed to a knee strike to the body and follow-up punches 66 seconds into round one, as the 2004 Olympic silver medalist experienced defeat for the first time in her professional career. Afterward, the focus was not on Rousey or McMann. Instead, it had shifted to referee Herb Dean, whose decision to halt the bout was called into question. Widely regarded as one of the sport’s premier officials, Dean was also at the center of controversy at UFC 169 on Feb. 1. There, he intervened on behalf of Urijah Faber in...

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  • Podcast: UFC 170's Pat Cummins, Cody Gibson

    By: Sherdog.com Staff
    TJ De Santis and Jeff Sherwood were back on “Beatdown” today on the Sherdog Radio Network. With UFC 170 coming up this Saturday night De Santis and Jeff turned their attention to the card that features a women’s bantamweight championship main event between Ronda Rousey and Sara McMann. Joining them on the broadcast was were UFC new comers Pat Cummins and Cody Gibson.

    The top of the UFC 170 card is headlined by Ronda Rousey and Sarah McMann. However, the co-main event has gained a lot of steam over the last week. Originally slated to compliment Rousey-McMann was an intriguing 205-pound affair with Rashad Evans taking on Daniel Cormier. Following an Evans knee injury it looked like Cormier would be tabling his light-heavyweight debut for another day. That was until Pat Cummins entered the fold. The 4-0 mixed martial arts and former Penn State Nittany Lion...

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  • Podcast: UFC 170 Talk on 'Cheap Seats'

    By: Sherdog.com Staff
    Jordan Breen and Greg Savage returned to the Sherdog Radio Network Tuesday for another edition of "Cheap Seats." On this edition of the program the guys take listener calls, emails, and tweets. They also weigh in on Patrick Cummins replacing Rashad Evans at UFC 170 against Daniel Cormier.

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  • Podcast: Mike Pyle, T.J. Waldburger

    By: Sherdog.com Staff
    TJ De Santis and Jeff Sherwood returned to the Sherdog Radio Network Wednesday for another edition of “Beatdown.” Joining them on the broadcast were UFC welterweights Mike Pyle and T.J. Waldburger.

    UFC 170 will bring Pyle and Waldburger together for a scrap inside the world famous Octagon. Before the bout both men joined De...

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  • Cheap Seats Blog: Rashad Evans Predicts NFL Wildcard Playoff Round

    By: Mike Fridley
    Rashad Evans is joined by Fox Sports reporter Kavita Channe in examining the 2014 NFL Playoff Wildcard Round.

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