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1. Frankie Edgar (14-1-1, 9-1-1 UFC)  2. Gilbert Melendez (19-2, 9-1 Strikeforce) *Next Fight: Jorge Masvidal #25 3. Gray Maynard (10-1-1, 7-1-1 UFC)  4. Shinya Aoki (29-5, 1-1 Strikeforce) 5. Eddie Alvarez (23-2, 6-0 BFC) *Next Fight: Michael Chandler #NR 6. Ben Henderson (14-2, 2-0 UFC) *Next Fight: Clay Guida #9 7. Jim Miller (20-3, 9-2 UFC) 8. Sean Sherk…

3/26 MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Updated 6/5*


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2/27 MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Updated 3/9/11


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1/11 MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25


MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25 1. Frankie Edgar (13-1-1, 8-1-1 UFC) *Next Fight: Gray Maynard #3 2. Gilbert Melendez (18-2, 8-1 Strikeforce) 3. Gray Maynard (10-0-1, 7-0-1 UFC) *Next Fight: Frankie Edgar #1 4. Eddie Alvarez (22-2, 5-0 BFC) 5. Jim Miller (19-2, 8-1 UFC) 6. Shinya Aoki (26-5, 10-3 DREAM) 7. Kenny Florian (13-5, 11-4 UFC)…

UFC 124 Results: GSP dominates Koscheck to retain Welterweight Belt


Main card: George St-Pierre def. Josh Koscheck by unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45) —————————————————————————————————— Stefan Struve def. Sean McCorkle by TKO (punches) Round 1 (3:55) —————————————————————————————————— Jim Miller def. Charles Oliveira by submission (kneebar) Round 1 (1:59) —————————————————————————————————— Mac Danzig def. Joe Stevenson by KO (punch) Round 1 (1:54) —————————————————————————————————— Thiago Alves def. John Howard…

UFC 124: GSP vs Koscheck II Predictions


Main card: Welterweight Championship bout: Georges St-Pierre vs. Josh Koscheck Prediction: GSP by TKO —————————————————————————————————— Heavyweight bout: Stefan Struve vs. Sean McCorkle Prediction: Struve by TKO —————————————————————————————————— Lightweight bout: Jim Miller vs. Charles Oliveira Prediction: Miller by Unanimous Decision —————————————————————————————————— Lightweight bout: Joe Stevenson vs. Mac Danzig Prediction: Stevenson by Submission —————————————————————————————————— Welterweight bout: Thiago Alves vs. John Howard Prediction: Howard…

11/23 MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25


MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25 *Removed B.J Penn since he will compete in the Welterweight division* 1. Frankie Edgar (13-1, 8-1 UFC) *Next Fight: Gray Maynard (1/1/2011) 2. Gilbert Melendez (18-2, 8-1 Strikeforce) 3. Gray Maynard (10-0, 7-0 UFC) *Next Fight: Frankie Edgar (1/1/2011) 4. Shinya Aoki (26-5, 4-1 DEEP) 5. Eddie Alvarez (22-2, 5-0…

10/25 MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25


MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25 1. Frankie Edgar (13-1, 8-1 UFC) *Next Fight: Gray Maynard (1/1/2011) 2. Gilbert Melendez (18-2, 8-1 Strikeforce) 3. Gray Maynard (10-0, 7-0 UFC) *Next Fight: Frankie Edgar (1/1/2011) 4. B.J Penn (16-6-1, 11-6-1 UFC) *Next Fight: Matt Hughes (11/20) 5. Shinya Aoki (26-5, 4-1 DEEP) 6. Eddie Alvarez (21-2, 4-0 BFC) *Next Fight:…

10/9 MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25


MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25 1. Frankie Edgar (13-1, 8-1 UFC) *Next Fight: Gray Maynard (1/1/2011) 2. Gilbert Melendez (18-2, 8-1 Strikeforce) 3. Gray Maynard (10-0, 7-0 UFC) *Next Fight: Frankie Edgar (1/1/2011) 4. B.J Penn (16-6-1, 11-6-1 UFC) *Next Fight: Matt Hughes (11/20) 5. Shinya Aoki (25-5, 9-2 DREAM) *Next Fight: Yokthai Sithoar (10/24) 6….

UFC Fight Night 22 Results: Marquardt inches closer to a title shot with TKO victory


UFC Fight Night 22 Results: Marquardt inches closer to a title shot with TKO victory Main Card: Nate Marquardt def. Rousimar Palhares by TKO (Strikes) Round 1 (3:28) —————————————————————————————————— Charles Oliveira def. Efrain Escudero by submission (rear naked choke) Round 3 (2:25) —————————————————————————————————— Jim Miller def. Gleison Tibau by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) ——————————————————————————————————…

UFC Fight Night: Marquardt vs Palhares Quick Predictions


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8/29 MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25


MMA Lightweight Division Rankings Top 25 Quick Note: Frankie Edgar beat B.J Penn, Edgar stays at #1, Penn drops to #4, and Gilbert Melendez moves up to #2. Gray Maynard beat Kenny Florian, Maynard moves up to #3, Florian drops to #6, and Shinya Aoki moves up to #5. KJ Noons beat Jorge Gurgel, Noons…