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FOX UFC Saturday last night saw Josh Thomson level Nate Diaz with a beautiful shin kick to the head followed by a barrage of punches. **Follow us on Twitter or Facebook. Subscribe, or Return... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~ http://www.bobsblitz.com
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