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Head-2-Head: Will Chad Mendes dethrone Jose Aldo in the rematch?

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Jose Aldo not worried about Conor McGregor heading into UFC 179

UFC Featherweight champion Jose Aldo is set to defend his title for the seventh time this Saturday night against Chad Mendes in the main event of UFC 179. Although Aldo has a dangerous foe in front of him, he can not escape the discussions of Irish Featherweight sensation Conor McGregor. McGregor, the No. 5 ranked Featherweight, will be flown down to Brazil for the pay-per-view this...
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5 reasons why Aldo-Mendes 2 Result Will Suprise You

You either grow or you die.  No other sport is that more true than MMA.  In a sport that is in constant evolution an individual fighter must do the same, with the exception of an elite few that have perfected certain techniques.  If it isn’t broken don’t fix it.  If it is broken though, evaluate, learn, practice, rinse and repeat. This weekend is the meeting of those two...
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5 Reasons to Watch: UFC 179: Aldo vs. Mendes 2

Following a two-week hiatus, the UFC is back in action this weekend with a card from Brazil featuring a main event between featherweight champion Jose Aldo and No. 1 contender Chad Mendes. Aldo beat Mendes the first time they met, but not without a controversial foul that led to the end of the fight.  Aldo visibly grabbed the fence to help stop a Mendes' takedown and when he...
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Why you should watch UFC 179

The UFC is ready to return to the spotlight after a three week lull in the action. In the only pay-per-view offering of the month, UFC 179 provides an enticing card live from Brazil. In the main event, Jose Aldo looks to defend his Featherweight title for the seventh time in the Octagon, facing off against a familiar foe in Chad Mendes. This title fight is a rematch from UFC 142...
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Countdown to UFC 179: Jose Aldo vs Chad Mendez (Video)

We are less than a week away from the highly anticipated rematch between Featherweight champion Jose Aldo and challenger Chad Mendez. The two fighters give MMA fans a look into their training and preparation in this ‘Countdown to UFC 179′ video:
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‘Countdown to UFC 179: Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes 2′ (Video)

Is it just another manic Monday, or just another mundane Monday at the office? If it’s the latter, then we’ve got a treat for you. Guess who has the entire “Countdown to UFC 179: Aldo vs. Mendes II’ episode ready for you to watch in your cubicle? UFC 179 goes down Saturday inside Maracanazinho Gymnasium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Featherweight king Jose Aldo (pictured) defends...
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UFC 179 Fight Card

After a rare two week promotional hiatus it’s business as usual this coming Saturday night with UFC 179 taking place in Brazil. Fronting the evening’s entertainment is a featherweight title rematch between current champion Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes. In the co-main event light-heavyweight stars Glover Teixeira and Phil Davis will both be looking to get back to winning ways after...
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Fighter Scouting Report: Jose Aldo

Jose Aldo Vitals 5’7″ 145 lbs (Featherweight) 70″ reach, Orthodox September 9, 1986 Record 24-1 (UFC: 6-0) Current Streak 17 straight wins (6 straight in the UFC) Training Black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Championships Held WEC Featherweight Champion: 2009-2010 (two successful title defenses) UFC Featherweight Champion: 2010 – present (six successful title defenses)   Strengths […]
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‘UFC 179: Aldo vs. Mendes II’ Betting Odds (Main Card)

Chad Mendes is convinced he has the arsenal to dethrone the only featherweight champion the UFC has ever known. The Gambling Gods think differently. The powers that be have pegged Jose Aldo (pictured) nearly a 2.5-1 odds-on favorite to retain his title at UFC 179. Mendes, meanwhile, checks in as almost a 2-1 underdog. It will be interesting to see how these lines move as showtime...
4 days ago  |  Discuss
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