Found April 08, 2013 on MMA Manifesto:
    Congratulations to Cameron Walsh who won our UFC on Fuel TV: Mousasi vs Latifi Pick 'Em Contest.  Our next Pick 'Em Contest will be for UFC on Fox: Henderson vs Melendez on Apr 20th.  Thanks for playing! Consensus Picks Gegard Mousasi - 95% Ross Pearson - 71% Matt Mitrione - 93% Brad Pickett - 63% Diego Brandao - 57%   Consensus Overall Record in 2013: 34-17 (67%)   Read more ...
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