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After a spectacular night of MMA action, UFC president Dana White awarded Frankie Edgar (pictured), Charles Oliveira, Cub Swanson, Dennis Siver and Chris Weidman each an additional $50,000 for their special performances Saturday night at “UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman.” There were no tap outs on the card, so obviously nobody won “Submission of the Night.” Instead, the UFC handed out two “Fight of the Night” checks. Edgar and Oliveira, as well as Swanson and Siver each pocketed an extra $50k for their thrilling scraps. As expected, Wediman took home “Knockout of the Night” for putting Anderson Silva to sleep in the show’s featured attraction. UFC 162 took place inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Fight of the Night: Cub Swanson, Dennis Siver, Frankie Edgar and Charles Oliveira ($50,000/each) Knockout of the Night: Chris Weidman ($50,000)

UFC 162 Silva Vs. Weidman results and wrap up

Well that was shocking… After a stunning end that still has most members of the MMA world including fans, fighters and media personalities all equally shocked, UFC 162 is now in the books and one of the greatest title reigns in UFC history is over.

Cub Swanson achieved “Beautiful Violence” over a tough Denis Siver.

  Cub Swanson just turned in one of the most impressive performances of his career agains a tough German tank in Denis Siver, but it didn’t come easy. The fight went back and forth for nearly ten minutes, with Siver controlling the fight early and often with impressive top control, using his thick frame to keep Swanson’s back to the mat. As time went on, though,Swanson was able...

UFC 162: Frankie Edgar Bests Charles Oliveira in a Thriller (Video Highlight)

Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar (pictured) finally snapped his three-fight losing skid by taking a unanimous decision victory over Charles Oliveira on Saturday at UFC 162. It was the first time in eight fights that Edgar didn’t compete in a five-round title tilt. Their 145-pound shootout was good enough to earn them each an extra $50,000 for “Fight of the Night...

Cub Swanson Post Fight Interview

Swanson looked great against Dennis Siver and if people didn’t notice him before they for sure do now.  Gotta think that him and Lamas will be matched up next for a number one contender fight. Cub Swanson has workout with champion boxer Watch all fighter video blogs at

Frankie Edgar Interviewed On Fuel TV

How can you not like Frankie Edgar?  Dude puts on a show every freakin’ time he is in the octagon.  The Answer Does His Pre Fight Photo Shoot Frankie Edgar Rolls At RABJJ Academy

Frankie Edgar And Urijah Faber Have A Face Off

If Frankie Edgar wins the title at featherweight it is very concievable to think he would want to be the only fighter to ever win titles in three different weight classes and make the move down to bantamweight.  Could this possibly be a future match up?  One thing is for sure, if this did happen it would be a very exciting scrap, as both these fighters are some of the toughest...

UFC 162 Charles Oliveira vs Frankie Edgar “I will make him tap”

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Frankie Edgar Is Ready For A 3-Rounder

Frankie might not know what to do with only three rounds to work with. Breaks Down Edgar vs Oliveira Gives Us Their UFC 162 Fight Picks

UFC 162 Video Highlights: Edgar and Oliveria's Brawl earns FOTN

For Frankie Edgar, it was the first time the Jersey workhorse fought in a fight scheduled for three-rounds since he choked out Matt Veach at the TUF 10 season finale. Seven title fights later and he's back in the hunt with the rest of the sharks fighting their way to the top of the tank for a title shot, sharks like Brazilian sensation Charles Oliveira. Although the oddsmakers...

Weekend in Violence 3 Stars: The 'All-American' Edition

The UFC couldn't have scripted a better end to their 2nd annual International Fight Week. Fight City, Nevada was the site where the following three American athletes stood out a notch above the rest on a historic night for the world's leading mixed martial arts promotion. You can hold them responsible for the following charges: Rewriting history, beautiful destruction, and...
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