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UFC 140 weigh-in photo gallery

Weigh-ins for tonight’s UFC 140 took place Friday in Toronto, with all but one of the 24 fighters hitting their target weight. (See here for full results) In the main event, Jon Jones (14-1, 205 lbs) defends his Light-Heavyweight title … Continue reading

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Late Round Flurry: Dealing with MMA Draws

It’s only April, but already half of the UFC PPVs have had their main events finish in a draw. More recently, another draw occurred at Strikeforce: Diaz v. Dailey. ‘Downtown’ Dave Brown returns from a hiatus this week to tell … Continue reading

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Late Round Flurry: Don’t count Shogun out against Jon Jones

Jon ‘Bones’ Jones (12-1) is set to fight light-heavyweight champion Maurício ‘Shogun’ Rua (19-4) at UFC 128.  With only six weeks to prepare for the biggest fight of his live, Jones is already favoured by Vegas oddsmakers. ‘Downtown’ Dave Brown … Continue reading

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Interview w/ MMA Referee Yves Lavigne

Yves Lavigne seemingly has the world’s coolest hobby, working as an MMA referee, officiating fights in organizations like the UFC.  I spoke with him at the Ringside 10 press conference. (14:15, in 3 parts) In Part 1 of the interview, … Continue reading

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Late Round Flurry: Staying positive on live MMA streaming

Planned to watch UFC 126 illegally on one of the net’s many streaming sports sites?  Just got a lot harder.  The US government has shut down streaming sites including hq-streams.com, adthe.net, and firstrow.net.  This week, ‘Downtown’ Dave Brown stays positive, … Continue reading

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Quick Picks for UFC 126: Silva vs. Belfort

With UFC 126 going down this Saturday in Las Vegas, ‘Downtown’ Dave Brown is back to offer his picks for the card’s three main fights.  Check out a video of the awesome weigh-in stare down at the bottom of the … Continue reading

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Late Round Flurry: Why a loss to Couture shouldn’t cost Machida his job

Former UFC light-heavyweight champ Lyoto ‘The Dragon’ Machida (16-2) is on a two-fight losing streak.  In the UFC, that usually means you’re a loss away from being cut. After gaining a controversial judge’s decision against Maurício ‘Shogun’ Rua at UFC  … Continue reading

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Quick Picks for UFC Fight for the Troops 2

The UFC’s Fight for the Troops 2 goes down this Saturday. New MtlMMA contributor ‘Downtown’ Dave Brown offer his quick picks for the night. Main Card: Evan Dunham (11-1) vs. Melvin Guillard (26-8-2) Look for this one to be a … Continue reading

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Late Round Flurry: Why Strikeforce’s HW tournament format is a winner for fans

MtlMMA is happy to announced the addition of Late Round Flurry to its website, a new weekly audio editorial column featuring long time MMA observer ‘Downtown’ Dave Brown.  He’ll be taking a look at wider issues in the world of … Continue reading

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