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The episode opens with the fighters arriving at the house and picking out their bunks. Many of them are excited for the opportunity, and it’s finally starting to hit home that they’re on The Ultimate Fighter. There’s no time to admire the decor, though, as we immediately move into breaking down this week’s fight between Team Penn’s Cathal Pendred and Team Edgar’s Hector Urbina. Even though he didn’t have to fight to make it into the house, Pendred isn’t short on confidence. “I know that I’m better than [Hector] everywhere.” He considers himself an all-around threat and wants to make a statemen … Read the Full Article Here

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Setting goals is important in any walk of life. Approaching her second fight in the UFC this Saturday against Bethe Correia, Jessamyn Duke agrees, but her goal is a singular one.“Nobody goes into a fight thinking they’re going to lose,” she said. “But I don’t just go into a fight saying I’m going to win. No, I’m going to dominate this fight. I’m going to go in and impose my will. I’m going to punch her in the face and in the body, I’m going to throw every tool I’ve got at her and do my best to just melt her with one punch. That’s my goal.”Those are fighting words, but with a hashtag of #dontpl … Read the Full Article Here

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Vancouver will be host to an important light heavyweight showdown on June 14, as Ryan Bader meets up with Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante at UFC 174 at Rogers Arena.Winner of four of his last six bouts, Bader is coming off a dominant three round win over Anthony Perosh last December. Former Strikeforce champion Cavalcante picked up his first UFC win last November, finishing Igor Pokrajac in just 78 seconds. Read the Full Article Here

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Joe Ellenberger’s UFC debut will have to wait, as Vagner Rocha, who recently replaced Yancy Medeiros against the Octagon newcomer, has now been forced out of Saturday’s UFC 172 card due to an injury suffered while getting in some last-minute training in Baltimore. The UFC 172 card will now proceed with 10 bouts, with the Danny Castillo vs. Charlie Brenneman moving to the FOX Sports 1 prelim section of the event. Read the Full Article Here

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Las Vegas, Nevada – Former PRIDE® and STRIKEFORCE® champion (No. 6) Dan Henderson will take on surging title contender (No. 5) Daniel Cormier in a highly-anticipated light heavyweight clash at UFC® 173 on Saturday, May 24 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The Henderson-Cormier bout will serve as the night’s co-main event. Coming off an impressive KO victory against Mauricio “Shogun” Rua in March, Henderson (30-11, fighting out of Temecula, Calif.) proved he still has what it takes to compete with the UFC’s best. Currently ranked sixth in the division, Henderson owns career victo … Read the Full Article Here

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Marcos Villegas speaks to Floyd Mayweather Jr. about his May 3rd bout with Marcos Maidana, if he cou…